Mother’s Day is approaching and is a day to appreciate all of the incredible superwomen out there who have raised, or are raising ,children while also likely blazing a trail in their career of choice.
Needless to say, this day should be made one that allows these superstars in our lives to enjoy a bit of pampering. Why not extend the one day a year we set aside for celebration of our mothers and make it a whole week or weekend? A trip to a winery, spa or relaxing beach destination could easily make any Mother’s Day one to remember. So read on to learn La Vie Chic’s top picks for the perfect girls getaway destinations for a daughter and her mother.
The London West Hollywood
This remarkable luxury hotel is the perfect destination with accommodations to make Mom feel like a big screen goddess. Soak up the sun by the expansive pool or along the coast line. Suites in this Golden Age-style retreat are spacious with their own sitting area, wet bar and spa-like bathroom. Top chef Anthony Keene will see to it that your dining experience is like no other, with his exotic southern dishes. Outside the hotel, the excitement of Hollywood awaits. Jet-set, relax, rejuvenate and explore.
Pillar & Post Niagara- On -The -Lake
For a weekend of indulgence and pampering with some incredible wine tastings to complement, the Pillar & Post in Ontario’s wine country is just the spot. The quaint elegance and intimate setting is perfect for a splendid spring getaway to help Mom relax and take in the surrounding beauty in style, without a care in the world. A full spa experience awaits and exploring the historic town within which it is situated, as well as the plethora of wineries in close proximity, can be followed with fine dining at the Cannery restaurant. A Mother’s Day brunch will also be offered to guests. Who could resist?
The Greenwich Hotel, Manhattan
How can New York City not be added to this list for the ultimate chic getaway in the metropolis that never has a shortage of adventures to partake in.=? The Greenwich Hotel in Tribeca has everything to make your Mother’s Day weekend like no other. Right in the heart of this exciting city and in close proximity to the unique streets of Greenwich Village, additionally only a cab ride from the lights of Broadway, you can take in the dazzling experience of Manhattan and then head back to the hotel for yoga by the pool or a treatment at the hotel spa, Shibui. Treat your palate to incredible flavors by having dinner at Locanda Verde which offers wonderful urban style Italian cuisine with delectable flavors to impress any foodie.
Summerland Waterfront Resort & Spa, Oakanagan
British Columbia awaits Mom and her loving sidekick on what will likely be a Mother’s Week of adventure, fine dining and pampering. Summerland is a picturesque town that boasts some incredible artisan shops and dining locales. A walk towards the coastline brings you to Summerland Waterfront Resort where you’ll find beautiful and cozy accommodation with a view like no other. Take in the sights by the pool, bike along the many trails, enjoy an array of treatments at the spa and set out on a wine-lovers expedition for tastings at as many wineries as you can get to over your stay.
Treat Mom to the luxurious getaway she deserves this Mother’s Day. Happy travels to all!
Jessica Ashley Dafoe