The bond between a mother and child is something that cannot be outmatched, providing years of support and unconditional love to create memories that will last a lifetime. This Mother’s Day, treat your mom to a day of pampering and indulgence with these Greater Palm Springs spa packages and restaurant deals.
Here is a round-up of local hotspots to celebrate the leading lady in your life. From rejuvenating facial treatments and massage sessions fit for royalty to delectable brunch specials that will also satisfy a sweet tooth, your Mother’s Day will truly be a gift to remember and share together.
Located within the lush greenery of Indian Wells, the Hyatt is your one-stop destination for food and fun. The hotel’s open-kitchen restaurant, Lantana, will be serving up a special Mother’s Day Brunch from 6:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on May 12. This breakfast buffet will feature all the traditional morning fixings like french toast, potato rolls, croissants, smoked salmon, and assorted bowls of fruit. This spread is priced at 32 dollars for adults and 15 dollars for children.
After brunch, you and your mother can partake in the Queen for a Day package at the hotel’s Agua Serena Spa. This special includes a body massage and hydrafacial treatment to improve skin appearance at a discounted fee.
The Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa in sunny Rancho Mirage will be holding a Mother’s Day Brunch featuring locally sourced ingredients from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Ballroom Foyer on May 12. Pricing is set at 59 dollars for adults, 28 dollars for children ages 6-12, complimentary for children 5 and under. This buffet will feature bottomless mimosas and bloody marys, a kids buffet with mini pizzas and crudités, a waffle and omelet station, and house-made pastries.
After delighting your taste buds, Spa Las Palmas will delight your body and spirit with signature seasonal treatments only available until the end of May. The Refreshing Rosemary & Lavender Scrub will invigorate your skin and leave you feeling as fresh as a flower while the Desert Citrus Massage will melt the stress away with the aroma of the desert’s natural citrus fruit.
The La Quinta Resort & Club is a desert hideaway with beautiful mountain views and the perfect setting for a Mother’s Day weekend celebration. Whether you’re in the mood for upscale or casual cuisine, the hotel has an assortment of eateries to choose from—like TWENTY6, Adobe Grill, and Morgan’s in the desert—all of which provide moms with a complimentary gift box of French macarons on Mother’s Day.
For some post-dinner pampering, Spa La Quinta has you covered with special spa packages all throughout the month of May with special accommodations for mothers. The Mothers Radiant Glow Facial features a personalized mask for strong and healthy skin and Includes a complimentary rose quartz eye treatment. The Mothers Glow Best Citrus Body Scrub is another must-have, using a fusion of coconut oil, vitamin E, sugar, salt and organic shea butter as an exfoliate to provide a refreshing water massage in a Vichy shower.
Agua Caliente Resort Casino Spa in Rancho Mirage houses Sunstone Spa, recipient of the Forbes Travel Guide Four-Star award and named the #1 spa in California by Spas of America. Mothers can experience luxurious gemstone body treatments with gem-infused essential oils to create a healing blend of ancient salts, gem powder and clay that detoxify and mineralize while healing the skin. The Blue Sage Desert Mud Wrap is also recommended, where desert mud and indigenous herbs of sage and arnica are used to heal, cleanse and soothe muscles. A neck and scalp massage is then performed followed by an arnica Shea butter back massage to hydrate the skin while your feet are wrapped with heated salt stones.
Amanda’s, A Shabby Chic Tea Room & Boutique
For a prim and proper celebration, take your mother to Amanda’s Tea Room in Palm Desert to relive the tea parties of your youth. Decorated with posh vintage furnishings and delicate china, Amanda’s is the perfect place to guarantee a fun, feminine time with your closest gal pals and their moms.
A Mother’s Day Tea will take place with a first seating from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and a second seating from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. on May 12. The set menu is priced at 60 dollars per person and includes dainty delicacies such as chocolate truffle cake, cucumber dill tea sandwiches, Amanda’s signature blueberry scone, watermelon salad, a choice of champagne, wine, or mimosa, and an individual pot of hot or iced tea. Each mom will also receive a special keepsake after their tea. Seating is limited, so it is recommended to RSVP by calling (760) 341-4101.
But however you choose to celebrate mom on her special day, always remember that a simple gesture of appreciation goes a long way. Find more inspiration for things to do in Greater Palm Springs here.