In 2020, mark your calendar for the best events in the world, where Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts can be your home base.
Where: Augusta National Golf Club, U.S.
When: April 9–12, 2020
What: Witness the first of four major professional golf championships as Hall of Fame players compete at Augusta National, one of the most famous and exclusive golf clubs in the world. Stroll along Ike’s Pond and the Amen Corner as the top golfers battle for the Green Jacket, once worn by golf icons Jack Nicklaus, Tiger Woods and Sam Snead.
Why: Experience 84 years of traditions and walk among champions on Georgia’s manicured greens.
Where to stay: Waldorf Astoria Atlanta Buckhead
Where: Amsterdam, Netherlands
When: April 27, 2020
What: The most celebrated holiday in the Netherlands, King’s Day—formerly Queen’s Day—honors the reigning monarch with 24 hours of festivals and street parties. Start with the morning’s “free market” to find Dutch treats like tompouce (a puff pastry loaded with cream) before boarding a canal boat to cruise the River Amstel. Don’t miss the traditional singing of “Het Wilhelmus.” Then catch a live DJ performance at Loveland van Oranje in Meerpark or Oranjebloesem in Olympic Stadium.
Why: Don your best orange outfit and join the Koningsdag festivities like a local—you might even spot the royal family.
Where to stay: Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam
Reserve your room at Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam and be sure to enjoy the private gardens.
24 Hours of Le Mans
Where: Le Mans, France
When: June 13–14, 2020
What: Known as the “Grand Prix of Endurance and Efficiency,” 24 Hours of Le Mans is the oldest active sports car endurance race. For one day, the world’s fastest sports cars and elite drivers test their stamina on the track in the final race of the FIA World Endurance Championship. Feel the nonstop roar of the engines as Aston Martins zip around the circuit in record-setting times, pushing the limits of speed and agility.
Why: Take advantage of the opportunity to attend the most prestigious automobile race in the world.
Where to stay: After the 24-hour race, head toward Versailles for a relaxing stay at Waldorf Astoria Versailles – Trianon Palace.
Book your stay at Waldorf Astoria Versailles – Trianon Palace for a luxury country retreat.
Experience some of the best events in the world when you stay with Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts.