Give them a memory that will last forever…
Let’s face it; sometimes unwrapping socks or a new jumper simply doesn’t cut it. Sometimes you need to take it up a notch and give your loved ones an experience they will never forget. We’re talking days out at the spa, season tickets for their favourite sports team, passes for an exhibition or the most amazing facial of their life. Whether they’re all about that indulgent life or are film buffs, we’ve rounded up the very best experience day gifts, Christmas presents and gift vouchers. You’re welcome.
Lanesborough Spa day
This is just as much for you as it is for them. There’s little better than a day spent being pampered at the spa. Visit the spa VIP double treatment suite where relaxation is just momentarily away. You’ll enter a Mud Chamber for a Rasul Mud Bath followed by a side-by-side Back Massage. Have a spot of lunch, with a glass of champagne (you’ve deserved it) before having a signature mani/pedi to finish off the day. Total bliss.
Time for Two (approx. 5/6 hours) at The Lanesborough Spa, £580 for two people.
Six Nations Experience
For Rugby fans, why not a trip to the new East Stand at Twickenham Stadium to enjoy the ultimate Six Nations match day experience.
Prices from £399 per person.
Su-Man Chi Flow contour facial
Su-Man is legendary on the facial scene and quite frankly, one of the best facials in London. This incredibly special facial is based on the traditional Chinese medicine healing art form Gua Sha, or skin scraping technique.
Using various strokes and friction techniques to softens muscular tension and stress to reveal a more calm, balanced and glowing complexion. Deep cleansing with steam , extraction , exfoliate and Gua Sha massage followed by nourishing mask.
Su-Man Chi Flow Contour Facial, £220 for 60 minutes
Ex Nihilo Personalisation Service
The one for fragrance lovers. For a truly unforgettable experience, take a trip to the Ex Nihilo space in Harrods Salon De Parfum, where you can add several ingredients to their luxurious fragrances to make for a captivating blend that is just for you.
Prices from £240
British Library membership
The membership entitles you to a number of benefits including: unlimited Library access, free entry to fun events & exhibitions, priority booking for events, 20% off public restaurants and shops, entry to the Members’ Room and more.
British Library Memner Gift Pack, £87 (or £127 for a joint membership)
Wembley Inner Circle
Club Wembley membership, the ultimate viewing experience at the home of England football, Wembley Stadium. Not to mention includes priority access to other sporting events and the best music entertainment at Wembley Stadium. There’s even easy access on busy match days with a complimentary train service dropping members right at the stadium.
Inner Circle membership starts from £2,148
Aldwyn & Sons pedicure…for him
Is this one of the best experience day gifts for him? Because pedi’s aren’t just a women’s issue, we’re backing the UK’s first and only Gentleman’s pedicure room, Aldwyn & Sons for the ultimate Christmas foot treat for the man in your life. The ‘speakeasy’ style room is housed in the back of Sharps Barber & Shop on 9 Windmill Street, Fitzrovia, and is a thankfully laid back affair, operating with a no foot judgement policy. For a pedi first timer, gift them The Modern Footman voucher, £50 for 45 minutes, which will sort out their nails and cuticles, including foot filing, exfoliation and moisturising followed by a foot massage.
Seriously, buy them one. Their feet will thank you for it.
Aldwyn & Sons, The Modern Footman £50 for 45 minutes.
Not only do you get free art gallery entry, you’ll also receive 20% off cinema tickets and discounts across the Barbican programme. Where do we sign up?
Barbican Membership, £59 per year
This handy little box contains vouchers for 2 cinema tickets as well as drinks, popcorn and snacks.
Cineworld Christmas Gift Box for 2, £25
The London Helicopter Company
For unforgettable festive sightseeing and easily one of the best experience day gifts, send them on an aerial tour over London’s famous skyline courtesy of The London Helicopter company.
The London Helicopter Tours from £200
Margaret Dabbs Medical Pedicure
Give feet a new lease of live with the ultimate pedicure by way of Margaret Dabbs.
Margaret Dabbs Medcal Pedicure, from £85