Royal Ascot 2017: Everything You Need to Know
Founded in 1711 by Queen Anne, Royal Ascot has fast become the world’s most prestigious horse racing event. From Tuesday the 20th of June to Sunday the 24th, spectators from all over the world will be attending for five days of socialising and revelry, combined with a show-stopping array of fashion and style.
A number of the world’s most admirable thoroughbreds have come from Royal Ascot,
including Black Caviar, Frankel and Yeats. Those attending will be able to watch 18
blood-pumping group races, where the horses and their jockeys will be put through their paces in their best efforts to win the grand prize money of £6.58 million.
On top of this, Royal Ascot offers much more than just a day at the races. From the daily Royal Procession which is led by four stunning Windsor Greys to the numerous pop-up alfresco restaurants, there’s something to entice and amaze all guests.
If you’re a fashion lover and embrace any opportunity to show off your style, there’s no better place to do this than at this year’s Royal Ascot. With a style guide curated by global fashion icon Hugo Boss, guests are invited to show up looking their very best with luxury and class at the forefront of each look.
How to get to Royal Ascot
Conveniently located between the bustling capital and Windsor Great Park, Royal Ascot’s racecourse is situated in the beautiful countryside, creating an amazing atmosphere for a weekend of exhilarating scenes.
If you’re travelling from overseas for this truly spectacular event, London Luxury
Chauffeuring have a wide range of luxury vehicles available to transport you to your desired destination. We offer luxury transfers from London’s airports, including but not limited to Gatwick and Heathrow. We can arrange for one of our experienced chauffeurs to collect you and your luggage directly from the airport, transferring you to your hotel in preparation for the weekend.
Able to accommodate a number of passengers, our range of luxury cars will make for the perfect way to have a stress-free Ascot experience. Why not hire our opulent Rolls Royce Ghost, complete with hand-stitched leather interiors and Wi-Fi. Alternatively, if you’re looking for an understated but classic symbol of luxury, our Mercedes S Class is the ideal vehicle for you and your companions.
If you’d like to book your very own luxury chauffeured vehicle for Royal Ascot, don’t hesitate to contact one of our specialists today.