Indulge in a relaxing getaway by combining spa treatments with an intimate stay at a California boutique hotel or B&B. Packages often include a choice of spa treatments and an array of romantic extras.
Napa’s Milliken Creek Inn & Spa invites couples to celebrate their love in a secluded hideaway set along the Napa River, with their Romance Uncorked package. Starting at $1,050, couples can enjoy two nights in a Deluxe or Luxury guestroom, a 75-minute couples’ aromatherapy massage in their candle-lit room or outdoors overlooking the Napa River, sparkling wine and chocolate-covered strawberries, artisan wine and cheese pairing in the afternoon, guest passes to Napa's Synergy Wellness and Fitness Center, the inn’s late-night cordial bar, and made-to-order breakfasts delivered to their room or in the guest’s choice of garden location. Reserve online at millikencreekinn.com or call 707-255-1197.
The Gaige House + Ryokan in the Sonoma Valley town of Glen Ellen is now offering a Babymoon Package, allowing mothers-to-be to choose either a pampering, 60-minute prenatal massage for $130 or a one-hour private prenatal yoga session for $180. The package also includes a pregnancy body pillow for use during the stay, and a bottle of local sparkling cider. For the complete Zen experience, expectant mothers might choose one of the Ryokan Zen Suites that feature massive stone soaking tubs facing either the creek or the gardens. The Babymoon Package is offered on an ongoing basis and may be added on to any room reservation. For more information, guests can visit thegaigehouse.com/packages/babymoon-packages/ or call 707-935-0237.
For Mother’s Day only, Fess Parker Wine Country Inn in the Santa Ynez Valley is offering 15% off a 50-minute Los Olivos Unwind Swedish Massage, a complimentary mimosa enjoyed poolside or at The Bear and Star restaurant, and a gift bag of products from the Wine Country Inn Boutique. In the heart of Los Olivos, the Fess Parker Wine Country Inn is a quiet retreat amid Santa Barbara County’s iconic wine country. Each stay at the Fess Parker includes full breakfast for two at The Bear and Star. The price for the package is $123.25, valid Sunday, May 12th only. Visit fessparkerinn.com for more information or to reserve.
Starting at $559, Tradewinds Carmel's Soothe Your Soul Package offers significant savings on a romantic escape or girlfriends’ getaway. The package includes a one- or two-night stay in a luxurious King or Queen/Queen room, two 60-minute massages, and a box of gourmet chocolates. While at the hotel, guests can retreat to the meditation Zen garden with its towering temple of bamboo and lush tropical plants or relax and recharge with views of the Pacific Ocean. Subject to availability, this package is not valid during holidays and special events. Blackout dates and other restrictions may apply. Call 831-624-2776 for details or to reserve.
Just outside of Sacramento, The Murieta Inn and Spa is offering Spa Staycation Package. The inn’s full-service spa features body treatments, massages, facials, manicures, pedicures, and hair salon services, all in a blissful, relaxing setting. The package includes a one-night stay with a welcoming bottle of wine and gourmet cheese board, choice of a spa service (value of $230), access to the pool, hot tub and fitness room, a $25 dining credit for lunch or dinner at the inn’s own farm-to-fork restaurant, The Gate, and breakfast for two the morning of check out. The package rates start at $390 on weekdays (Sunday-Thursday) and $415 on weekends (Friday-Saturday). Call 916-562-3905 to reserve.