Coworth Park, luxury country house hotel and spa of Dorchester Collection, celebrates polo season with new themed offerings and the opportunity to learn the sport at the renowned 'Guards Polo Academy at Coworth Park' with expert Andrew Hine, former captain of the England Polo Team and esteemed polo player.
Coworth Park invites polo players and fans alike to their Berkshire based property to learn and train with Andrew, one of Britain's most experienced players, alongside playing members of the world's most famous polo club. Andrew is the only player to have both captained and managed the English national team, based at Coworth Park.
This season, Coworth Park offers a wide variety of polo lessons and polo days from beginners to more advanced players. An hour-long private lesson can be booked from £160 (approximately $203 USD), with a course of five lessons from £750 (approximately $952 USD), while group lessons (three people or more) cost from £150 per person (approximately $190 USD). Upon request, the property can arrange for bespoke polo experiences for individual clients and instructional chukkas (polo games) are available for the more serious player. For younger players, Coworth Park offers smaller mallets for children, allowing everyone of all ages to enjoy this noble sport. Preferential rates are offered for guests of Coworth Park and Guards Polo Club members. Guests must be over ten years of age.
New this season is Coworth Park's delightful polo-inspired cocktail menu which includes the "Modern Julab," inspired by the founders of polo in ancient Persia, and "Under the Neck," a brand-based drink named after the most difficult shot in the game. Polo fans and players alike can experience these new cocktails on the property, overlooking the vast, idyllic fields of Coworth Park.
Guests staying at Coworth Park during polo season can take advantage of the latest "A Royal Life at Coworth Park" package. The package includes an exclusive look and first-hand opportunity to live like a Royal, including a riding or polo lesson; accommodations in two rooms for two nights; a customized tour of Windsor with carriage rides and picnic lunch; afternoon tea for a family of four; and more Royal experiences. "A Royal Life at Coworth Park" package starts at £3,090 including VAT (approximately $4,717 USD) for two nights for a family of four (kids up to 14).
Zoe Jenkins, General Manager of Coworth Park, commented, "We are proud to continue offering our unique polo amenities to our guests, making this exhilarating and entertaining sport accessible to a new audience. For both fans of the game to skilled players, Coworth Park is quickly becoming a second home for polo."
For further information on 'Guards Polo Academy at Coworth Park,' please send an email to [email protected] or telephone +44 (0) 7957 468 220.