With the Euros behind us and the Olympics in full swing, we are feeling competitive this month and want to show you how you can immerse yourself in the action, whether it is the adrenaline pumping roar of engines in Monaco that appeals or kicking back with a fine wine in New Zealand after watching the Rugby British & Irish Lions Tour.
1. Rugby British and Irish Lions Tour
When:03-27 June 2017
What: The British and Irish Lions travel to New Zealand to take on the mighty All Blacks
Where to Stay: Mollies in Auckland is fantastically positioned with 14 suites it one of these hidden gems you are so pleased you found.
Wow factor: Hire a car and visit the famous Huka Falls near Taupo. Stay in the stunning Huka Lodge, rated as one off the worlds top retreats, where you can sit and relax or experience world class trout fishing, white water rafting, golf or horse riding.
2. Monaco Grand Prix
When: 26-29 May 2017
What: One of the most important and prestigious automobile races in the world and a highlight in the summer social calendar
Where to stay: Super yacht or Hotel Metropole, a stunning classical hotel with outside space redesigned by Karl Lagerfeld, just moments from Casino Square
Wow factor: Upgrade your transfer from Nice airport and arrive by helicopter
3. French Open, Roland Garos
When:26-29 May 2017
What: The Premier clay court tennis championship combined with a luxury break in Paris
Where to stay: Le Bristol, old world elegance combined with cutting edge features makes this historic mansion the place to relax. Three star Michelin chef Eric Frechon makes for exceptional cuisine in the hotel’s Epicure restaurant.
Wow factor: Begin the weekend with a night in a suite at the wonderful St Pancras Renaissance Hotel and enjoy unlimited hospitality in the Chambers Club. Begin the journey by being fast tracked and guided personally to your Eurostar seat.
4. Cricket – South Africa
When: 26 December 2016 – 09 January 2017
What: New Year in Cape Town watching the 2nd Test South Africa vs Sri Lanka
Where to stay: Nestled between Cape Town’s bustling V&A Waterfront and the yacht marina, you’ll discover Cape Grace on it’s own private quay. The African-inspired spa here is the perfect place to unwind, while the heated swimming pool offers a chilled out place to relax after a morning spent shopping in the city
Wow factor: In addition to world class cricket, enjoy the elegant horse racing meetings in Kenilworth Racecourse and visit Cape Peninsula and fabulous Winelands.
5. US Masters – Atlanta
When: April 2017
What: Feel inspired by watching the top golfers at one of the most spectacular golf courses in the world, the Augusta National Golf Club and then, when not watching the action, hone your own skills on three rounds of Championship Golf.
Where to stay: Stay in luxury private accommodation or get looked after in the all suite hotel, Staybridge Suites
Wow factor: Be treated like the VIP you are in Augusta’s primary hospitality area, Magnolia Manor – the ultimate in Southern hospitality and tradition.