Cigar Masterclasses


Explore the fascinating world of cigars at Knightsbridge's best kept secret, The Garden Room, with our team of passionate cigar sommeliers. Taking place every month, discover a different cigar from our range of Cuban and pre-Castro cigars, accompanied by the perfect drink pairing.

The one hour masterclasses will include an introduction to Cuban cigars, with particular focus on the origin and history of the cigar featured in that month's event. Taste and smoke the cigar of the month in good company on the heated and covered terrace and ask your cigar sommelier any questions you might have - they will be delighted to share their vast knowledge.

The one-hour masterclass will include: 

- Meet our cigar sommeliers
- A seated introduction to Cuban cigars as well as an introduction to the cigar of the month itself
- Cigar of the month to taste and smoke
- A cognac, whisky, tequila or Champagne from our selection to enjoy with your cigar (drinks pairings are outlined in the dates section below)
- Q & A with our cigar sommelier and the opportunity to learn and develop your taste and knowledge of cigars

6.00pm to 7.00pm on select dates. Please view dates and prices below and full terms and conditions at the bottom of this page.

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Masterclass Dates



Friday, 7th October 2022
El Rey Del Mundo La Reina Regional Edition UK 2018 with Dom Perignon Champagne 2012
£160 per person

Cigar Tastings

An introduction to cigars

For those wanting to take their first steps into the fascinating world of cigars, we are delighted to introduce our all-new monthly cigar tasting sessions. Enjoy a taste of Cuba in Knightsbridge, with a fine hand-made Habano cigar from our vast selection, served alongside a Mojito. Make yourself comfortable on the covered terrace of the Garden Room, as our cigar sommeliers present the cigar of the month and share their extensive knowledge in these intimate and interactive gatherings.

Friday, 23rd September 2022
Friday, 21st October 2022

6pm to 7pm

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£100 per person

The Garden Room

A hidden oasis tucked away from the bustle of Hyde Park Corner, the Garden Room is The Lanesborough’s, and indeed Knightsbridge’s, best kept secret. Book a table after your cigar masterclass to complete the experience and enjoy our selection of fine Cognacs and Armagnacs, alongside fine foods and an impressive selection of Cuban and pre-Castro cigars presented in the celebrated walk-in humidor.

Practical Information

Monday to Wednesday:

6.00pm to 2.00am

thursday to Saturday:

4.00pm to 2.00am

Sundays and Bank Holidays:

4.00pm to midnight

Minimum spend:

A minimum spend of £50 per person applies after 7.30pm

Last orders:

Food orders may be placed until 11pm daily. Last orders for drinks are 15 minutes before closing

Dress code:

Smart casual. Full length trousers required for gentlemen.


16+ at all times


+44 (0)20 7259 5599


Hyde Park Corner, London SW1X 7TA

Terms & conditions:

Maximum 10 guests per masterclass/tasting. Seats can be booked online via our online booking tool, by emailing [email protected] or by calling +44 (0)207 259 5599. Credit card details are required to guarantee your booking, these will be taken at booking stage. A deposit may be applicable and full payment will be taken on the day of the masterclass. No shows or cancellations within 48 hours will be fully charged and are non-refundable.

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