Vinnie Van GO says brunches and bouquets are boring! So he consulted with travel experts to find these unique spa packages just for mom – even if the mom is you!
Travel and event planner India K. Robinson, founder of “Confessions of a Spa Bunny” is hosting a Paint and Sip spa event on May 6 at The Pearl Modern Spa & Boutique. The multi-part group event incorporates a body treatment and paint-n-sip party into one afternoon of relaxation and fun! Guests will begin the experience in The Blue Grotto with a head-to-toe application of customized therapeutic mud and marine clay. Once covered in mud, guests will transition into the steam grotto, and while enjoying color and music therapy, will relax while the mud melts and draws out toxins. The body treatment experience
concludes with an invigorating rain shower. Afterwards, guests can get creative and paint a unique canvas during a two- hour paint-n-sip party. The package also includes access to the relaxation lounge spa amenities, light bites to nibble and wine to sip. Prices and details can be found at spabunnypaint.eventbrite.com. The Pearl Modern Spa & Boutique in Fulton, Md. is located approximately 30 minutes from Baltimore-Washington International Airport and approximately one hour from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport.
Give mom the royal treatment with the new ultra-luxe 24K Gold Package at the Spa at JW Chicago. The “queen” will be treated to a four-hour journey of relaxation in the spa’s exclusive Hammam, one of the only Hammam treatments in Chicago,featuring Moroccan oil Cleansing Bar enveloped in an exfoliation mitt, an ultimate detoxification including generous application and envelopment of mineral-rich gold mud derived from the healing seas. While cocooned, guests will receive a Moroccanoil Scalp Massage followed by an 80-Minute Signature Massage, including a full body application of the shea-butter rich
Moroccanoil Body Souffle to restore hydration and radiance to the skin. This paramount package ends in the comfort of an aesthetics suite where spa-goers will enjoy an exclusive 80 Minute 24K Gold Collagen Facial. The package is also available as a condensed 24K Gold treatment, which lasts 2 hours.
In New Orleans, The Waldorf Signature Journey at the Waldorf Astoria Spa at The Roosevelt Hotel is perfect for the woman seeking a day of indulgences. The three hour and 15 minute package includes Sculpting Gold Perfection facial which promises to erase imperfections, brighten the complexion and smooth fine lines and wrinkles. The 50 minute massage
uses a combination or therapeutic techniques and will be completely customized for guests. The day concludes with a Classic Mani/Pedi. Visit the the full Spa Menu on the website for more information and prices.
The Spa at Four Seasons Hotel Washington, DC has created a special half-day retreat called Mother’s Day Time Out for Mom’s the entire month of May. Guests are treated to a body massage and facial in addition to exclusive access to the Hotel’s Fitness Center. The package includes an 80-minute Revive and Renew personalized massage using an energizing ginger oil, followed by a refreshing ginger and bamboo scrub; a 50-minute Tata Harper Intensive Results Facial tailored to the guest’s specific skin concerns and focuses on hydration, firming and purification; two and half hours in the three-level, 12,000 square foot FitnessClub that features a pool, whirlpool, sauna, steam rooms, and relaxation space with complimentary fresh fruit and refreshments plus a gold collagen under-eye mask to smooth the fine lines, diminish puffiness and keep the skin hydrated. Complimentary five-hour valet parking is included. Click here for pricing.
The Eau Spa wonderland at Eau Palm Beach Resort & Spa has several offerings for Mother’s Day packages including the Make-it-up-to-Mom-Hammam. With roots in the ancient Middle East, this purifying, ancient ritual detoxifies the body as it is submerged into a heated float bed while slathered and wrapped in a rhassoul clay cocoon. The body is then cooled with an orange quince mist, and finished with a warm carda “mom” amber oil and tangerine fig butter crème massage. Or give mom a full day off with the Moms Day In Spa Wonderland which includes a 30 minute Body Scrub, 60 Minute Self-Centered Massage, 60 Minute Essence Facial, Classic Manicure and Pedicure followed by a hair blow out. Complimentary champagne and 10% off on retail purchases are included.
The Lansdowne Resort and Spa, a Destination Hotel in Leesburg, Virginia, 12 miles from Washington Dulles Airport offers a Spa Getaway Package offers luxurious overnight accommodations and a choice of two treatments from the following: Just Breathe Swedish Massage; 50 minute Hydramemory Facial; 50 minute Aromasoul Ritual Scrub or a Spa Minérale Manicure and Pedicure.
Vinnie notes that GO provides ground transportation for all the cities listed above!