Handpicked for you – curated deals for 5pm customers
‘Thank God for tea! What would the world do without tea! How did it exist? I am glad I was not born before tea’ said English writer, Sydney Smith.
If you know anyone who shares his sentiment (of course you do), then today’s Handpicked Deal for afternoon tea for two at Hilton Grosvenor might be their perfect treat.
With a terrace lounge setting, glass of sparkling wine each and balmy Botanics view to enjoy, they will be able to sip their hot brewed leaves in total style.
Let’s just hope that you get to be their plus one…
Tea time elegance
With a scenic location overlooking the Botanic Gardens, the Hilton Grosvenor is housed in a row of listed Venetian-style townhouses just a few steps away from Hillhead subway.
With refined décor and plush furnishings, the comfortable Terrace Lounge offers views over the gardens and Byres Road. It’s a relaxed and welcoming space to enjoy a leisurely afternoon tea.
Available Saturday and Sunday from noon until 4pm, this Handpicked Deal is for two people to have an afternoon tea with a glass of sparkling wine each.
Tea consists of freshly-brewed tea or coffee, freshly-cut sandwiches, the chef’s selection of cakes and plain and sultana scones with preserves and cream.
The Hilton Grosvenor Hotel has picked up plenty of positive feedback on TripAdvisor. Recent reviews include the following, edited for length:
‘This was my first visit to the Grosvenor Hilton with my husband who had booked this wonderful afternoon tea. I had a lovely time. The staff were very attentive, and made our experience very special… We will definitely be back again to enjoy being spoilt once more. I would not hesitate to recommend this afternoon tea experience with friends and family!’
Give the gift of heavenly Hilton afternoon tea
Valid until 29th July, this Handpicked Deal would make a fabulous gift for the tea-lover in your life.
Or if you fancy it for yourself, it would also make the perfect post-festive pick-me-up with your favourite friend. And after your sparkling wine, tea and gossip session, you could even take a stroll around the Botanic Gardens and make believe that it’s not winter at all.