Holiday in the Home of a Gold Medal Winning Champion with The Leading Hotels of the World
Just like Olympians, all 430 members of The Leading Hotels of the World have their own individual story to tell, each one creating outstanding moments of excellence.
Go the distance to Mo Farah’s city and stay at One Aldwych, London
Track and field athlete Mo Farah grew up in London having arrived in the UK from Somalia at the age of eight. Mo’s gold winning efforts in the 5,000 and 10,000 metres, along with his famous “Mobot”, have accelerated him into the nation’s hearts – and the UK’s finest ever distance runner. Celebrate Mo’s success and embrace the glorious
feeling of being number one with a stay at One Aldwych, London. Superbly situated between the City and the West End, this winning hotel does contemporary luxury like none other - with suave suites, superb service and sleek subterranean pool with underwater music.
Be inspired to visit some of London’s private art galleries or take guided history walks with Leading Arts and Culture for a memorable experience. For more information and to book visit http://www.LHW.com/
Dive into Phelps’ home state at The Hay-Adams, Washington D.C
The USA’s Michael Phelps is the most decorated Olympian of all time with an amazing 22 medals. The swimmer, nicknamed The Flying Fish, was bought up in Towson, Maryland, just north of Baltimore. Visit the US State where Phelps discovered the depths of his swimming talent and ‘soak’ up the atmosphere at The Hay-Adams in Washington. Indulge in an evening of Senator-spotting on the huge roof-top balcony, with its sweeping views of the White House and the sparkling lights of Lafayette Square.
Stay in one of the sumptuous suites overlooking the White House with Leading Suites. Receive 20% off the rate of a suite or the equivalent in value-added amenities and services in a luxurious suite. For more information and to book visit http://www.LHW.com/
Track down Sir Chris Hoy MBE at The Rocco Forte Balmoral Hotel, Edinburgh
Born in Edinburgh, Hoy is champion of the velodrome and multiple medal winning Olympian. Track his journey to Olympic success with a trip to his home town and the The City of Edinburgh Racing Club, where Chris spent many happy hours developing his passion for the speedy sport. Listen to the celebratory hum of the bag-pipes weaving across the brisk Scottish air and sleep like a champion beneath the tartan blankets of The Rocco Forte Balmoral, the most luxurious hotel in the heart of this atmospheric city.
Save with Leading Special and enjoy up to 50% off a stay. For more information and to book visit http://www.LHW.com/
Beat Bolt to a stay at Sandals Royal Plantation, Jamaica
Usain Bolt from Trelawny, Jamaica is the world’s fastest man. The sprinter’s talent was first recognised during regional championships in western Jamaica and national meets in Kingston. Make a speedy sprint to the white-sands of Sandals Royal Plantation, the all-butler, all-suite boutique resort, oozing with old-world Caribbean charm and home to the only Leading Spa in Jamaica.
Book a Leading Spa Break and relax and rejuvenate with a one hour spa treatment per person per stay. For more information and to book visit http://www.LHW.com/
Venture into Vezzali’s Italy at the Grand Hotel Majestic, Bologna
Valentina Vezzali is the first fencer to win three individual gold medals at three consecutive events. Experience Vezzali’s golden glow close to her home village at Bologna’s Grand Hotel Majestic- già Baglioni. The epitome of grandeur in the heart of this romantic city, the Grand Hotel majestic is a palatial Italian classic and the place to stay for all visiting VIPs and dignitaries.
Create lasting memories with a visit to the Ferrari Gallery in Maranello, lunch and a 30-minute Ferrari California test drive with Leading One-of-a Kind. For more information and to book visit http://www.LHW.com/
Soak up the sun in the birthplace of Missy Franklin at Mr. C Beverly Hills, Los Angeles
Missy Franklin, born in Los Angeles, is a new-generation Olympic swimmer of only 17. She won 4 gold medals this year and her impressive list of achievements includes holding the world record in the 200 metre backstroke. Visit the roots of Missy’s success with a stay at the startlingly youthful Mr. C Beverly Hills, LA - a contemporary hotel by Ignazio and Maggio Cipriani, the fourth generation of a family famed for its restaurants and clubs. Mr. C sets a very vibrant stage for a new era of design and hospitality.
Make a reservation within three weeks of arrival and save up to 40% with Leading Last Minute Travel. For more information or to book visit http://www.LHW.com/
For reservations visit http://www.LHW.com, or ring 00 800 2888 8882 (toll free) in the UK
Telephone 020 7 421 2500
About The Leading Hotels of the World, Ltd. (LHW)
When extraordinary and one-of-a-kind intersect, you have likely found a Leading Hotel. As the largest luxury hotel collection, with more than 430 of the world’s greatest properties in over 80 countries, we seek out the exceptional. From grand palaces to intimate city hideaways, from ancient castles to sumptuous safari tent villages, from tropical aeries to mystical paradises, all are utterly unique and boldly independent. Each celebrates the culture of its destination, rather than trying to mask it with corporate-mandated sameness. Established in 1928 by several influential and forward-thinking European hoteliers, it started with 38 initial members. With our eight-decade-