Incredibly British Breaks

Who says you need to travel abroad to get the most out of your holiday? Why not staycation in a top luxury hotel across the land of crumpets  –  take a look at my favourite picks… Cowley Manor, Gloucestershire Behold! A 30 bedroom contemporary country house hotel and spa located in the glorious Cotswold countrysideContinue reading “Incredibly British Breaks”

Lagom-Inspired Scandi Retreats

Forget the world of cosy over-indulgence brought to you by Hygge, 2017’s new lifestyle trend is the Swedish concept of “not too much, not too little.” Lagom translates to “enough, sufficient, adequate, just right.” Lead a frugal yet fruitful existence with these top picks of the best Scandi retreats to start afresh… Fjällnäs, Sweden Fjällnäs,Continue reading “Lagom-Inspired Scandi Retreats”

In The Country: Shoot-Friendly Stays

Championing the best of the British countryside, Sufiyeh of The Sybarite has picked out the most luxurious of rural sanctuaries where guests can savour home-grown produce, drink local ciders or fine wines and relax in utmost tranquility. Set within the most inspiring landscapes, these inns offer a wealth of country sporting activities, all dog friendlyContinue reading “In The Country: Shoot-Friendly Stays”


When someone mentions an ‘adult private party’ one’s thoughts immediately draws to the ominous and sexually charged erotic drama ‘Eyes Wide Shut’. Since its inception in 1999, the underground world of hedonism has let slip its mask to the rest of the world. Fast-forward to today, and you’ll find the likes of Killing Kittens makingContinue reading “RISQUÉ BUSINESS: THE DAWN OF FEMALE SEXUAL EMPOWERMENT”


From decorating the empty walls of your new apartment to a need to break into the art world, the search for art can be joyous, and with some thought behind it, your purchases can turn into a collection, and possibly an investment. Here are some tips for new collectors… Check Out The Pre-Season Auctions TheContinue reading “HOW TO BECOME AN ART COLLECTOR”


‘Tis the season to ski, and what better way to celebrate than to take indulgence on some of the world’s finest ski hotels and chalets. Sufiyeh at The Sybarite has you covered with our picks of Europe’s premier resorts. Saint Moritz Suvretta House Obviously. History states we can’t pass up Saint Moritz; from the hedonistic tales ofContinue reading “OFF-PISTE LUXURY: PREMIER SKI RESORTS”


Mayfair’s oldest establishment, The Punchbowl, delivered a game-changing (excuse the pun) supper club last week, hosted by game expert Jose Souto. The Sybarite partook in an educational experience in all things game. Secreted away at the top of the building, hosted in The Club private dining room, the Mayfair Supper Club is surrounded by whatContinue reading “A GAME-CHANGING SUPPER CLUB”


The quintessentially English eccentric, Trevor Pickett is a prominent pillar of the Mayfair luxury sect. Having founded his eponymous brand, Pickett, in 1988, Trevor is not a designer but an editor, with an eye for style. Quietly exclusive and with a longstanding ethos to provide luxury leather goods that are handmade in England, everything about PickettContinue reading “INTERVIEW WITH A FLÂNEUR: TREVOR PICKETT”


From the shores of Jersey to the heart of London, chef Shaun Rankin’s much-anticipated restaurant Ormer Mayfair arrives within the mirrored walls of the luxury boutique hotel, Flemings Mayfair. Resembling that of a townhouse brasserie; dimmed lighting, forest green velvet booths and white linen tables, it’s no wonder one could get very comfortable here veryContinue reading “ORMER MAYFAIR OPENS”

The Most PICTURESQUE RESTAURANTS London has to offer

I went in search for the most sumptuous places to eat in London, whilst surrounded by picture perfected decor. Bob Bob Ricard Think of the most decadent place you’ve visited then merge that image with the sight of a Russian oligarch’s house decor and there you have Bob Bob Ricard. Neatly tucked away in Soho,Continue reading “The Most PICTURESQUE RESTAURANTS London has to offer”