Brand new to DUKES ST JAMES LONDON, the hotel’s fashion-forward general manager, Debrah Dhugga, is inviting guests to experience exclusive shopping expeditions in the city. Amalgamating a shortlist of high-end shopping hotspots in Mayfair and the surrounding area, all personally curated by Debrah herself, guests can immerse themselves in a best of quintessentially British shopping experience in London.
With unparalleled knowledge of London, a savvy eye for fashion and extensive insight into the shopping needs of the female business traveller – including a distinct lack of browsing time – Debrah’s distinguished background in five star hospitality along with retail and sales, make her the right woman to showcase the hotel’s brand new shopping experiences.
Culminating a ‘little black book’ of her own personal contacts, gathered at some of Mayfair’s most exclusive shopping destinations, guests of DUKES ST JAMES LONDON will now be offered the ultimate shopping experience in the city. Situated in the heart of bustling St James, close to iconic landmarks such as Clarence House and Buckingham Palace, as well as the world famous shopping streets – Bond Street, Jermyn Street and Oxford Street – the hotel’s ideal location makes it highly suited to luxury shopping breaks.
Amalgamating a premium list of food, fashion and accessory highlights – to save guests time spent trawling through the shops – ladies are actively encouraged to feed their shoe (and shopping!) addiction through Debrah’s dedicated itinerary. Personally honed and following a bespoke shopping route, guests will trail some of Debrah’s own favourites from designer brands such as Jimmy Choo, Alice Temperley and Matthew Williamson to trendy high street names including Kooples and Cos. Additionally, by personal request, select guests will also be able to accompany Debrah on a shopping trip to experience her shopping wish-list first-hand.
To better cater to DUKES’s individual female guests, the hotel offers uniquely designed, ‘Duchess Rooms’. Ensuring female travellers are comfortable from check in to check out, the DUKES Duchess Rooms are prepared with endless feminine touches including:
- A personal welcome card from the female General Manager, Debrah Dhugga
- A female room attendant to escort guests to their rooms and handle all room service and housekeeping requirements
- Makeup mirror, hair dryer and styling accessories provided within easy reach from the dressing table
- Female slippers
- Fresh flowers and a complimentary fruit bowl brighten every room
- Female amenities, including a sewing kit, are placed within every bathroom
After a hard day’s shopping splurge on the town, ladies are invited to unwind with a sumptuous spa treatment at DUKES ST JAMES LONDON health club or enjoy a glass of champagne in the fabulously feminine PJ Lounge.