Travel News Hotels Stuck on a Mother’s Day Gift? Mindy Kaling Has the Perfect Getaway Book a yurt to show mom you really care Written by Patrice J. Williams Instagram Linkedin Website Patrice J. Williams is a travel and style content creator and fact checker and author of thrift shopping book "Looking Fly on a Dime." Tripsavvy's Editorial Guidelines Patrice J. Williams Updated 05/03/21 Fact-Checked by Reviewed on 05/03/21 Jillian Dara Instagram Linkedin Website Jillian Dara is a freelance travel writer and fact checker. Her work has appeared in Travel + Leisure, USA Today 10Best, Michelin Guide, Hemispheres, DuJour, and Jetsetter. About TripSavvy Fact-Checking Jillian Dara Share Pin Email Airbnb Does Mother’s Day sneak up on you each year? Have no idea what to give the awesome woman in your life? It’s impossible to repay her, but you might win some major points with a cool present. And just in time for Mother’s Day, comedian, producer, and mom-of-two Mindy Kaling has shared a curated list of uber-cool Airbnb retreats that any mom would love. As a part of the Mindful Retreats by Mindy Kaling, Kaling’s specially curated wishlist ranges from treehouse getaways to glamping. According to a recent Airbnb survey of 2,000 U.S. moms, 25 percent want to travel for a relaxing experience on Mother’s Day and 65 percent of moms with babies and toddlers want some form of outdoor adventure. “The best feeling, as a mom, is when I get to travel with my kids and show them something they have never seen before. I’m like this friendly wizard who shows them new places and experiences,” said Kaling. One of the most standout properties on Kaling's wishlist is a treehouse stay in Aptos, California. The three-bedroom, three-bath space has mountain and ocean views and a patio complete with a hammock. Airbnb For another beautiful view, there’s a cabin in Yelapa, a small beach town in Jalisco, Mexico, that might have mom’s name written all over it. The property is just a 10-minute walk to the beach and includes its own freshwater pool and a loft with a bed suspended from the ceiling. Has mom ever expressed interest in sleeping in a yurt? If you answered yes, here’s your chance to impress her with a glamping trip to Australia. The space is ideal for one person or a couple. Though there’s no Wi-Fi or television, mom can enjoy the charm of the 40-acre property that includes an outdoor kitchen and views upon views. If you can't go far from home this year, Kaling’s list also includes a few Airbnb Experiences, which are activities hosted by local experts. These are perfect for more affordable, last-minute, but still-thoughtful Mother’s Day presents close to home. Airbnb Active mamas will love reconnecting with Mother Earth through a guided meditation and three-mile silent hike in Seattle. Or she can enjoy a spirit guide in Sedona, Arizona. The hour-long journey is hosted by an Indigenous artist and includes a singing bowl, drums, and more. With Mother’s Day right around the corner, you should probably start booking. Kaling’s entire wishlist can be found here. Article Sources TripSavvy uses only high-quality, trusted sources, including peer-reviewed studies, to support the facts within our articles. Read our editorial policy to learn more about how we keep our content accurate, reliable and trustworthy. Airbnb. "Mindy Kaling reveals her wishlist to inspire mindful Mother's Day retreats." May 3, 2021 Was this page helpful? Thanks for letting us know! Share Pin Email Tell us why! Submit Filmmaker Sian-Pierre Regis and His Mom on Reclaiming Life Through Travel The 9 Best Wellness Resorts of 2021 Outdoor Activities Soared During the Pandemic—Including Some You Might Not Expect Palihouse's New Santa Barbara Hotel Looks Perfect for a California Getaway Marriott Is Opening Its First Hotel in Belize, And It's a Scuba Diver's Dream Napa's Newest Boutique Hotel, The George, Opens March 15 The 16 Best Mother's Day Gifts of 2021 20 Solo Trips in 2020: I Traveled Solo During COVID-19 California Spring Break Ideas for Families Millennial and Gen Z Trends That Just Might Impact Travel Forever The Dos and Don’ts of Renting a Vacation Home The 10 Best Hotel Booking Sites of 2021 Luxury Hotel Paradero Todos Santos Set to Open in Baja California Sur The Moxy Brand Comes to South Beach with This Extravagant New Hotel 13 Unusual Hotels in Arkansas The 9 Best Mother and Daughter Getaway Ideas in the U.S.