From Bicester Village to Hyde Park Winter Wonderland, town and country options for a festive shopping spree
LONDON – 08 December 2016 With Christmas just around the corner, Hilton London Metropole has launched an exciting new ‘Shop and Stay’ package, inviting guests to combine a stay in the capital with a day trip to the famous retail mecca of Bicester Village, home to more than 130 boutiques and some of the world’s most famous brands. Or to take advantage of the hotel’s central location just 10 minutes from Oxford Street and Hyde Park, guests can put their feet up after their festive shopping with a relaxing afternoon tea experience. With unmissable festive packages that combine world-class shopping with a seasonal escape in the capital, no item will be left un-ticked on this year’s to-do list!
Hilton London Metropole’s indulgent ‘Shop & Stay’ package is available from just £247 per night for two people sharing, and includes a two or three-night stay in one of the hotel’s stylish guestrooms, two complimentary cocktails per person upon arrival and a full English breakfast to set them up to hit the shops*. Direct, return Chiltern Railway train tickets to Bicester Village will also be provided, along with a VIP card allowing for additional savings at all designer outlet stores, ensuring that each guest’s time and money goes further than ever. Transforming into a winter wonderland this December, Bicester Village – complete with seasonal touches from twinkling lights and snow cannons to the aroma of roasted chestnuts at every turn – is a Christmas shopping destination that is not to be missed!
To ensure a hassle-free shopping extravaganza, Hilton London Metropole’s package includes delivery of guests’ shopping from Bicester Village back to the hotel (available for purchases over £1,000) for an enjoyable, bag-free day! And for guests travelling by aeroplane after their shopping break, Hilton London Metropole can make things even easier. Through the hotel’s partnership with AirPortr, their luggage – and those important festive gifts – can be transferred direct to the terminal at either London Heathrow, Gatwick or City Airport at no extra charge*.
With Oxford Street; one of Europe’s busiest shopping areas, a mere 10-minutes away and Hyde Park’s ‘Winter Wonderland’ on the hotel’s doorstep, Hilton London Metropole is the very definition of Santa’s Little Helper for guests who want to “shop ‘til they drop” this Christmas. In addition to stylish guest rooms that are perfect for relaxing after a day tracking down that perfect gift, the hotel is also offering festive afternoon tea packages from just £16 per person. Featuring a selection of festival sandwiches, freshly baked scones with Devonshire Clotted Cream and Christmas pastries including Mince Pies, Stollen and Festive Cupcakes, guests can upgrade their tea with cocktails from £8.00 per person or a glass of champagne from £12.00 per person.
Visit Hilton London Metropole this winter for a truly unforgettable Christmas shopping experience – it is, after all, the most wonderful time of the year!
*For full details and conditions please call 020 7402 4141, airport bag limited to two bags per package reservation
About Hilton London Metropole
Just 10 minutes from Oxford Street and Hyde Park, and 2 minutes from the London Underground, Hilton London Metropole is situated in the heart of London. With over 1,000 stylish guest rooms, a range of exciting dining options, over 4,300 m of meeting and event space and the LivingWell Health Club with a 12.5m heated pool, the hotel is the perfect choice for business or pleasure. Visit londonmet.hilton.com for more information and connect with Hilton London Metropole on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram.
About Hilton Hotels & Resorts
For nearly a century, Hilton Hotels & Resorts has been proudly welcoming the world's travelers. With more than 570 hotels across six continents, Hilton Hotels & Resorts provides the foundation for memorable travel experiences and values every guest who walks through its doors. As the flagship brand of Hilton, Hilton Hotels & Resorts continues to set the standard for hospitality, providing new product innovations and services to meet guests' evolving needs. Hilton Hotels & Resorts is a part of the award-winning Hilton HHonors program. Hilton HHonors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels receive instant benefits, including an exclusive member discount that can’t be found anywhere else, free standard Wi-Fi and digital amenities like digital check-in with room selection and Digital Key available exclusively through the industry-leading Hilton HHonors app. Begin your journey at www.hilton.com and learn more about the brand by visiting news.hilton.com or following us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram
About Bicester Village
Bicester Village is located just 46-minutes from London. This destination is home to more than 130 boutiques of world famous brands, each offering exceptional value with savings of up to 60% on the recommended retail price. Together with a selection of restaurants and cafes, the Village offers services that include Valet Parking, Hands-free Shopping, the award-winning Bicester Visitor Centre, an onsite tax refund and money change service. Bicester Village celebrated its twentieth anniversary in 2015 and is one of the Collection of eleven Chic Outlet Shopping® Villages in Europe and China. Discover more at BicesterVillage.com
AirPortr first launched their service in 2014, which was a European first, and now, with AirPortr + Bag Check-In, they continue to shape the next generation of seamless travel. For those flying out with British Airways, AirPortr + Bag Check-In bring the check in experience to the passenger allowing them to check in their luggage for their flight from the comfort of the hotel lobby, leaving them bag free to make the most of their day in London. Their bags will be waiting on the baggage reclaim at their destination airport. All luggage can be GPS tracked in real time from a users smartphone/ as well as seeing their dedicated driver, covered for £10,000, there are no amendment or cancellation fees*, customers receive delivery updates by text/ email. All bags are X-rayed, tagged, sealed and tracked with their own unique number to ensure safe and secure delivery. Pricing: £20 to/from Airport addresses and local hotels, £30 to/from Central London and £40 to/from Greater London. Each additional bag costs £10. Explore more at airport.com