Polo Lifestyle & Glamour on the Costa del Sol in May 2019
Estepona 6 May 2019 – The II Edition of the Costa del Sol Beach Polo Cup was held at the Kempinski Hotel Bahía on the 4th and 5th of May and attracted the crème de la crème of the Costa del Sol society to Estepona as well as over 1,000 spectators.
International players including Patrons Niclas Johansson, Andrew Nolte, and Carlos Piñal the high level professionals Jamie Le Hardy, Douglas Thompson and Hernan Pieres put on an excellent show for the crowds over the two-day event.
The teams battled it out to win the cup to the delight of the spectators. The gripping final between Pagani and Perlage saw both teams competing until the final whistle, with Perlage taking the title in this very closely fought match. Team Pagani followed very closely behind and all teams put on a fantastic display of beach polo.
Following the matches there were two glamourous events at the Kempinski Hotel Bahia’s new beachside restaurant Spiler Beach Club. The After Polo Party and Polo Glam Lunch saw VIPs including Countess Gunilla von Bismarck and Luis Ortiz, Victoria Junot, and with corporate tables from Christies, Les Roches, Bulgari and Scapa Sports rubbing shoulders with the professional polo players and the Mayor of Estepona.
Bélen Cepero from Premier Law won the award of the first 'Lady Polo Chic', which was presented by organizer Isabel de Borbon in front of the crowds.
With the champagne flowing, a wonderful atmosphere, with dancing, superb food and exceptional service at the Kempinski Hotel Bahía, the event was a great success. Kempinski Hotel Bahía and the Town Hall of Estepona were congratulated for being the driving force in bringing beach polo to the Costa del Sol. With further congratulations to sponsors Perlage, Bvlgari, Pagani, Les Roche, Christies, SCAPA, Premier Law, Guarnieri and Luis Felipe Brandy for their support.
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About Kempinski Hotel Bahía
Nestled in Estepona – Marbella, Spain, Kempinski Hotel Bahía, which will celebrate its 20th anniversary in 2019, is a breathtaking luxury frontline beach resort with 145 rooms (including 17 suites) overlooking the Mediterranean Sea and hotel, with subtropical gardens and pools, and also features a meeting and events centre, trendy culinary concepts and the exclusive Kempinski Spa.
Created in 1897, Kempinski Hotels is Europe’s oldest luxury hotel group. Kempinski’s rich heritage of impeccable personal service and superb hospitality is complemented by the exclusivity and individuality of its properties. Kempinski now comprises a portfolio of 78 five-star hotels and residences in 34 countries and continues to add new properties in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia and the Americas. Each one reflects the strength and success of the Kempinski brand without losing sight of its heritage. The portfolio comprises historic landmark properties, award-winning urban lifestyle hotels, outstanding resorts, and prestigious residences. Each one imbues the quality guests have come to expect from Kempinski while embracing the cultural traditions of its location. Kempinski is a founding member of the Global Hotel Alliance (GHA), the world’s largest alliance of independent hotel brands.
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