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Living the high life: The top 4 luxury experiences in the UK

By Adrianna Johns on 19th August 2019

Whilst we all like to enjoy moments of splendour and comfort, the perfect luxury experience typically varies according to personal preference. Thankfully, the UK is overflowing with awe-inspiring options that will keep even the pickiest individual immersed.

Regardless of where you are staying, chances are that you will swiftly find some sort of memorable experience to try. From lavish entertainment to overindulgent spa days, you can rest assured that your money will be well spent.

Although spoilt for choice, the array of options to choose from can leave you feeling somewhat stressed, thereby we have listed four of the best experiences money can buy in the UK to save precious time.

A lavish night at the opera

DNIPRO, UKRAINE  FEBRUARY 23, 2019: Classical Opera by Giuseppe Verdi Traviata performed by members of the Dnipro Opera and Ballet Theatre.
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Whether or not you have already witnessed the grandeur of the opera, we recommend you do so again.

The Royal Opera House in Covent Garden will live up to your expectations, and whether you choose to attend Mozart’s dazzling Don Giovanni or Jacquot’s production of Werther, the evening’s performance will truly be a memorable one — just think of James Bonds’ Quantum of Solace, without the danger.

Remember to always keep an eye on upcoming events, as the Royal Opera House regularly introduces new events for you to attend.

Regardless of whether you choose to attend an opera production or a ballet, allow yourself to be whisked away by the exquisite music of the orchestra as you enjoy a luxurious evening in the UK’s capital city.

Casino night in London

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A perfect way of continuing your night once you leave the Royal Opera House is to visit one of the best casinos in the capital, The Ritz London.

The hotel will offer its guests a variety of games, including roulette and blackjack, and you can enjoy playing for as long as you like.

With elegance and grandeur combined, this exquisite hotel is home to The Ritz Club, otherwise known as one of the most exclusive private member’s clubs in the world — perfect place to enjoy a drink whilst testing your luck.

Remember that you can enjoy a taste of luxury living from the comfort of your own home, as you can simply play live casino games online — winning has never felt easier.

A day at the races

horse-racing

Perhaps witnessing a race will be the best option for those sophisticated sports enthusiasts, and there’s no better place to enjoy this luxurious experience than in Cheltenham.

Located along the charming Cotswold hills, Cheltenham Racecourse is the ‘home of jump racing’, making it the perfect place to visit for these exciting events.

Spending a day at this famous racecourse will mean enjoying a variety of experiences, such as betting on your favourite horses and browsing in The Shopping Village, as well as indulging in the different food and drinks available.

An ideal excuse to get dressed up as much as you’d like to, and allow yourself to be enthralled in the excitement of your surroundings — with so much to do, trust us when we say that you will never be bored at the races.

Perfect spa day

Sometimes the most luxurious experience you can have is to escape the chaotic atmosphere of the city by finding a peaceful spa retreat elsewhere.

Travelling abroad isn’t necessary when there are so many spa breaks on offer right here in the UK, and visiting the Brimstone Hotel and Spa is the perfect choice to enjoy excellent spa facilities.

Situated in the Lake District, this hotel offers an exquisite spa for those wanting to truly relax whilst enjoying the natural surroundings. Here, every need is perfectly looked after by the fantastic host team and will ensure that your time here is worth every second.

The Brimstone Spa offers a sensory indulgence, as well as an optional menu that guides you through an array of rooms and experiences — reserved for adults only, this is a calming experience unlike any other.