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Smash Hit ❖The Shangri-La Hotel, Paris (www.shangri-la.com), is offering one of the French Open’s most exclusive spectator experiences with its one-night Parisian Dream package. Priced from $1,526 per person, the experience includes box or category-one seats at the tennis tournament (May 25 to June 8), lunch at the Brasserie des Jardins de Roland-Garros, and dinner at the hotel’s La Bauhinia restaurant.
On the Right Track ❖Also in May, the Hôtel de Paris Monte-Carlo (www.hoteldeparismonte carlo.com) will offer up-close views of the Monaco Grand Prix (May 22 to May 25) with a four-night stay in one of the hotel’s suites overlooking the racetrack. The package, which is priced from about $65,000, also includes daily breakfast and access to the Monte-Carlo Beach Club.
Open Season ❖To celebrate the British Open’s return to the Royal Liverpool Golf Club, the nearby Chester Grosvenor (www.chestergrosvenor.com) is offering a five-night experience, priced from $2,235 per person, that includes tickets to the Champion’s Club spectator tent and daily English breakfast.