Raymond Blanc Cooking Experience

Chef for a Day

For the ultimate cookery experience, join Raymond's expert brigade at the heart of Belmond Le Manoir aux Quat'Saisons.

Under the guidance of Gary Jones, Benoit Blin and the senior team, you will be welcomed as part of the crew and introduced to each kitchen department.

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Private Tuition

Refine your culinary skills with a private cookery class, tailored to your needs and interests. Tuition can be arranged any evening for a maximum of three hours. Advance booking is essential.

Priced at £450 for groups of one to three, £75 per additional guest up to ten people

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Fine Dining Events

Wine & Dine Package

Impress up to 8 guests with a complete gastronomic experience.

Begin with a wine tasting tour through our cellars. Then, champagne and canapés welcome you to The Raymond Blanc Cookery School for an expert demonstration. Finally, enjoy a four-course dinner with accompanying wines, coffee and petits fours.

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Le Manoir Garden Tours

Garden Tours

Explore our gardens with a guided tour, beginning with tea or coffee in the lounge at 10am. Available from Monday to Friday, excluding bank holidays, and priced at £30 per person.

From June to September enjoy a special summer evening tour, priced at £50 per person including a glass of champagne. Both tours are limited to 16 guests maximum.

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Things To Do in Oxford

Outdoor Pursuits

The sprawling Oxfordshire countryside is ideal for outdoor activity.

From golf and fishing to hawk handling and clay shooting, we’ll help you organise the perfect active afternoon.

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Oxford Excursions

We’ll help you arrange an unforgettable tour.

Explore the famous colleges and historic city centre with the Oxford Walking Tour. Or brave the rolling hills and marvel at the beauty with a Cotswold or Thames Valley Tour.

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Oxford boasts some of the country’s leading theatres.

Enjoy drama and comedy at the Oxford Playhouse, or a musical at the New Theatre Oxford. For Shakespeare and other classics, the Creation Theatre is sure to delight.

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Oxford Shopping


Journey to nearby Bicester Village for a first-class spending spree.

This charming outlet village offers some of the chicest and best designer names in Britain.

Or travel to Oxford, just 25 minutes drive away, for a unique and charming shopping experience.

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