Just moments from The Montague, step into the world of Faber & Faber, one of the world’s greatest publishing houses. Walk in the shoes of 13 Nobel Laureates and six Booker Prize-winners with a one-to five-day writing course when you stay with us.
You’ll receive exclusive, personalised tuition in fiction and non-fiction writing from a publisher that has told the stories of some of the foremost voices in literature.
Price: £100/550 per person (one-day course/five-day course)
Experience a self-drive tour of London in an eco-friendly vehicle.
Combining cutting-edge technology and award-winning production, Twizy Tours allow you to nip through the city streets in a two-seater electric Renault Twizy, with a GPS guided tour to bring London’s best stories to life.
Enjoy a Picnic Feast or Afternoon Tea in the private setting of Bedford Square Gardens, served in traditional wicker baskets and filled with delicious goodies.
Our Afternoon Tea selection includes a selection of delicate finger sandwiches, freshly baked scones with Devonshire clotted cream and preserves, a selection of seasonal pastries and a drink of your choice, while the Picnic Feast includes delicious sliders, sandwiches, wraps and crisp salads, with our famous vanilla cheesecake.
Add a bottle of Champagne, Prosecco or wine for an extra-special occasion.
Literary Bloomsbury is one of London’s grandest historic neighbourhoods. What makes it all the more special is that it is our neighbourhood, with The Montague situated at its very heart, right next to the British Museum.
Explore our wonderful locale with a two-hour private walking tour. Immerse yourself in art, culture and history with an expert guide on this exclusive tour that covers the garden squares, the stories of the historical buildings and the people who called them home in days gone by.
Discover The British Museum, one of the largest and oldest museums in the world, and a historically-rich treasure chest brimming with historical importance. This private tour will show you the very best of the museum, from the Rosetta Stone and Egyptian mummies to the Parthenon Statues.
As the building covers 14 acres, this tour will help you to see as much as possible during your time at the museum, with an expert guide to take you straight to the heart of the collection.
Taste three award-winning South African wines from Bouchard Finlayson, one of South Africa’s most awarded boutique wine estates. Framed by great fold mountains and breath-taking ocean views, it is set in Hemel-en-Aarde, one of the coolest wine-making regions in the Cape, with duplex soil structures and sun-facing slopes.
The promise of the unique terroir is harnessed by winemaker Peter Finlayson in slow-ripened, flavour-rich wines of exceptional quality.
Distillery tours take place on selected Saturday afternoons, offering you a unique look into the inner workings of their boutique distillery enabling you to discover the world of gin with a knowledgeable team member. This exclusive tour includes a private gin-making session, and gift containing a 500ml bottle of your bespoke creation.
Forman have been producing London Cure Smoked Salmon for over a century. Their smoked salmon was recognised as a delicacy worthy of PGI certification – a protected food name status similar to Champagne, Parma ham, Melton Mowbray pork pies and Wensleydale cheese. This exclusive experience includes a smoke house tour and carving master class for two.
Join us for an unforgettable whisky experience with a member of our talented bar team. This bespoke tasting might include Macallan, Lagavulin, Nikka, Blantons and Balvenie Doublewood, depending on your tastes, preferences and whisky knowledge.
Price: From £25 per person