Mayfair’s most genteel Victorian hotel has teamed up with the Fleming Collection on Berkley Street to offer a first-rate Scottish Art Experience. You’ll take a private tour of the gallery with a guide discovering some of the finest Scottish artists of the 19th century, followed by tea in the Flemings Hotel’s flamboyant front room, complete with Primrose Bakery cupcakes and Dammann Freres tea, and an overnight stay in a luxury room. Available until 18 Dec 2010, from £270. To book, go to www.flemings.co.uk.

Rejoice. Harrods has opened a spa for VIPs – Very Important Pets. Dogs, cats and tortoises are all welcome to experience a menu comprising of “pawdicures” for pooches, blueberry and vanilla facials for felines and super-moisturising olive oil treatments for tortoises. The Pet Spa also offers behavioural counselling by consultant to the (dogs of) stars Robert Alleyne, full body massages and animal reiki as well as nutritional advice and personal training sessions. Treatments from £59.95. Pet Kingdom, Fourth Floor, Harrods. To book, call 020 3036 6222.