Celebrate this Mother's Day by giving mom a weekend getaway at one of the country's leading luxury hotels. From the Rocky Mountains in Colorado to the sprawling coastal town of San Francisco, take a photo tour of the country's premiere getaways for celebrating mom's special day. Whether enjoying a decadent spa weekend at the Park Hyatt New York's Spa Nalai or spending a weekend of leisure toasting to moms amidst Southern California’s sun-drenched Pacific Coast, discover the best gifts for moms and the best locations to celebrate Mother's Day.
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Enjoy Luxury in the Mountains at The Ritz-Carlton, Bachelor Gulch
At The Ritz-Carlton, Bachelor Gulch, support a non-profit while also giving your mother a gift she won't forget. The picturesque property in the pristine Colorado mountains works with Women’s Bean Project by donating a portion of proceeds to the organization. This Denver-based non-profit is dedicated to changing women's lives by providing transitional employment to chronically unemployed and impoverished women and helping them earn the job readiness, interpersonal and life skills to create a new future.
To benefit the project, opt for a Mother's Day weekend in the heart of the majestic Colorado Rocky Mountains. Savor one of the many special Mother’s Day offerings available at the property, including: Bubbles and Blooms, where moms can enjoy an exclusive itinerary featuring a champagne reception for two and a 60-minute massage at the Bachelor Gulch Spa; or Mother's Day Brunch, where moms can feast on a custom-crafted chef's menu featuring fresh, local and seasonal ingredients, inclusive of a custom-made floral bouquet.
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Celebrate Mother's Day at Park Hyatt New York's Spa Nalai
The luxurious Park Hyatt New York is home to the perfect spa getaway for mom in 2016. Opt to spend a weekend in New York City to celebrate Mother's Day at Spa Nalai in the Park Hyatt New York, where moms are offered a new take on the traditional Mother's Day bouquet - moms will receive a bouquet featuring a trio of handmade truffled rose lollipops from Lululosophy. Cash in on this special offer when purchasing a mother's day gift card.
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Surprise Mom with a California Spa Retreat at Mission Inn Hotel & Spa
The beautiful and historic Mission Inn Hotel & Spa is one of only three historic landmark hotels in California. Known as Southern California's Crown Jewel, Mission Inn Hotel & Spa is offering a month-long celebration of moms this May. Choose one of the property's luxurious spa packages and treat mom to an unforgettable getaway, where she will be greeted with champagne and complimentary cupcakes on arrival.
Opt for one of Mission Inn Hotel & Spa's Mother's Day packages, featuring treatments from the Conde Nast Traveler award-winning Kelly's Spa. Choose from one of the exclusive offerings in the 7,000 square foot Tuscan-inspired spa, including: Treasures Of Italy "An Unforgettable Journey," featuring an 80-minute caviar facial, scalp massage and Mediterranean foot treatment; Capri Moments "An Island Bliss Of Relaxation," featuring a luxury bath and a 50-minute massage or facial; or Escape To Tuscany "Full-Day Package," where a grape seed body scrub, chardonnay luxury bath, and a day of massages, facials and a manicure and pedicure awaits.
End the weekend with a special Mother's Day champagne brunch, toasting to mom over the property's best seasonal spring dishes.
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Spend a Weekend at Park Hyatt Aviara Resort, Golf Club & Spa
Buy mom a weekend at Park Hyatt Aviara Resort, Golf Club & Spa, where she'll enjoy three days of leisure amidst Southern California’s sun-drenched Pacific Coast. Specials include an indulgent brunch and afternoon tea, where mom will receive a complimentary gift box of macaroons to accompany her meal.
Treat her to an afternoon at Aviara Spa, where special offers include the following: Strawberry Smash Moisture Drench Massage Ritual, featuring a decadent aloe gel and shea butter treatment, accompanied by actual strawberries to nourish the skin; or Facial Ritual and Arctic Berry Peel, where a treatment includes a three-step process to ensure moms leave with illuminating, radiant skin.
Finish the weekend with a complimentary round of golf where mothers play free all day at Aviara Golf Course.Continue to 5 of 7 below.
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Savor a Spa Day at Omni Scottsdale Resort in Arizona
To give mom extra pampering on her special day, buy her a weekend at Omni Scottsdale Resort in Arizona, where she will enjoy an array of special spa treatments for the weekend. The property's Joya Spa will feature an exclusive Spa Day in a Bag offer, where mom's get to enjoy a soft, signature robe, exfoliating body-polishing sponge by Spongelle, and a beautifully scented candle by Voluspa to extend the atmosphere of relaxation.
Aside from the Spa Day in a Bag offer, moms can choose from other special spa packages, including: Mother’s Ultimate Relaxation Package, featuring the Joya Spa signature massage, custom facial, and hydrating manicure or pedicure; Mom & Me Spa Retreat, inclusive of a classic massage, stone pedicure and lunch at the picturesque Joya Terrace, complete with sweeping views of Camelback Mountain; or the Royal Treatment, which includes accommodation for two and an exclusive itinerary of events, including a private transfer to the resort, a personal spa suite and private shopping experience.
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A Culinary Celebration at The Ritz-Carlton, San Francisco
For the perfect staycation, celebrate Mother's Day with a culinary twist at The Ritz-Carlton, San Francisco. Enjoy charming live harp music at Mother’s Day Afternoon Tea in The Lounge, where moms can enjoy pots of special tea blends amidst hand-crafted seasonal sandwiches, showcasing San Francisco's best seasonal ingredients. Opt to stay the night and toast mimosas at the property's Sunday Mother's Day Brunch at Parallel 37, where moms can sample a variety of exquisite flavors by Charlie Trotter alum and Chef de Cuisine Michael Rotondo.
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Have a Tropical Mother's Day in Antigua
If your aim is to get mom an exotic Mother's Day gift, then opt for a short jaunt to Blue Waters Resort & Spa in Antigua, which is situated on 17-acres of stunning tropical gardens. The resort will shower mom with special treats, like a bottle of French champagne upon arrival, a day in the spa to enjoy a coconut rub and milk wrap and a three-course dinner for two to wrap up the evening.