Date: Thursday, 02 June 2011 The Milestone Hotel, a five-star hotel in Kensington, is offering last-minute ladies a consultation at celebrated milliner Stephen Jones’ Covent Garden boutique so they can be sure to have the best-dressed heads at the sporting social event of the season. The Royal Ascot Experience package at the exclusive London boutique hotel also includes two grandstand tickets to Royal Ascot, private Jaguar transfers to the racecourse, a three-course dinner for two at The Milestone’s fine dining restaurant Cheneston’s and a bottle of Champagne waiting on arrival. It also includes pre-dinner cocktails at the Stables Bar, which boasts numerous artworks from the racing world including “The Famous Silks Chantilly” (1996) by Elie Lambert. For ladies that have left accessorising with the all-important hat or fascinator to the last minute, the hotel is also including private transfers to the boutique of Stephen Jones, where they can choose and purchase one of his stunning creations to match their outfit. The Royal Ascot Experience package is available from 14 – 18 June and costs from £470 (including VAT and full English breakfast) per person, based on two people sharing a Deluxe King room. Guests can also upgrade to a Junior or Master suite. The Milestone Hotel, overlooking Kensington Palace and Gardens, is consistently one of the top five star hotels in London according to TripAdvisor® and a member of Red Carnation Hotels, a private, family-run collection of four and five star boutique hotels in London, Guernsey, Dorset, Geneva, South Africa and Palm Beach. Like its twelve sister hotels, it prides itself on splendid luxury, generous hospitality, inventive and traditional cuisine, private art collections, passionate service and loyal staff committed to creating richly rewarding experiences for all their guests.