Great Deals on Thanksgiving Staycations and Weekend Getaways
- Published: Tuesday, November 9th 2010
- in Travel & Play
Spa-ing this season makes for plenty to be thankful for, with bountiful relaxation options before the upcoming holiday hustle and bustle. Whether your Thanksgiving plans call for staying local or a quick trip to a destination spot, numerous spas near and far are stuffed with amenities and all the trimmings that cater to families, couples, winter enthusiasts, and more. Family in town for Turkey Day? Be a perfect host and book a spa day for some bonding and relaxation time together. The Signature Spas by Delamar in Stockbridge, Georgia, has already implemented its Signature Holiday Serenity Package. First-time clients enjoy a 25% discount on this package, which includes a signature facial, hot-stone massage, and hand/foot massage with paraffin bath.
Feast your eyes on these spa staycations and getaways to celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday:
For the pick-up-and-go person:
- Golden Door Spa $1,750 discount
If the thought of too much turkey gets to be too much, consider retreating to the Golden Door Spa in Escondido, California. The spa’s Thanksgiving Coed Week, November 21-28, with celebrated fitness trainer Joel Harper comes stuffed with fitness classes, lectures, and spa treatments, but the discount ($1,750!) lets you scale back on your wallet. Learn more here.
- Capella Telluride – Spa Credit + 4th Night Free
Capella Telluride’s Skiers’ Escape to Capella Package is ideal for winter fans, who can spend Thanksgiving Day schussing the slopes. The deal at this ski-in/ski-out resort includes lift tickets for two, $100 spa credit, your fourth night free, and more. Availability begins November 23; price varies by room.
- John Carver Inn – Passport to History Package
We can’t compile a Thanksgiving getaway story without mentioning a trip to the John Carver Inn & Spa in Plymouth, Massachusetts, site of the first Thanksgiving feast. History buffs can reserve the two-night Passport to History Package and explore Plymouth‘s famed attractions like the Mayflower II, Plimouth Plantation, and the Pilgrim Hall Museum; the special includes access to the inn‘s Pilgrim Cove indoor theme pool. Contact the inn for additional details.
- Little Palm Island Resort & Spa $500 Resort Credit + More
Looking for the recipe for a romantic Thanksgiving? Head to Little Palm Island Resort & Spa in Little Torch Key, Florida, where you and your sweetie can spend Thanksgiving in a private, oceanside thatched-roof bungalow, courtesy of The Wishbone Package. You’ll also receive dinner for two at the seafront dining room and a $500 resort credit to spend at SpaTerre or how you so desire. Three-night minimum applies; contact property for pricing details.
- Nemacolin Woodlands $1,500 Resort Credit
Settle in for a Thanksgiving weekend with the entire family at western Pennsylvania’s Nemacolin Woodlands Resort and usher in the holiday season with events such as Thanksgiving brunch, breakfast with Santa, gingerbread house workshops, and elf bedtime tuck-ins. Select from three-, four-, or five-night Thanksgiving Package stays and receive up to a $1,500 resort credit (depending on package purchased) that applies toward spa services, dining, and other activities. Available beginning November 23.
For the stay-close-to-home crowd:
- Black Friday Savings in California
Shop ‘til you drop, then hit the spa for Black Friday Deals—Swedish Massage (30 mins; $35); Microdermabrasion (60 mins; $99); Hot Stone Massage (60 mins; $89), and more—at My Spa Journeys in Cerritos, California.
- Mini Spa Treats in Mineola, NY
Following a long day slaving over the stove, reward yourself with a Thanksgiving Spa Mini-Treat—DeStress Massage & Warm Paraffin Foot Treatment combo ($55) at Spa 190 in Mineola, New York.
- 25% Discounts in Georgia
Family in town for Turkey Day? Be a perfect host and book a spa day for some bonding and relaxation time together. The Signature Spas by Delamar in Stockbridge, Georgia, has already implemented its Signature Holiday Serenity Package. First-time clients enjoy a 25% discount on this package, which includes a signature facial, hot-stone massage, and hand/foot massage with paraffin bath.
- Pumpkin Spa Savings in Pennsylvania
We think eating and spa-ing make for a perfect Thanksgiving. If you agree, you might want to check Paula A Minnick Salon & Day Spa, serving up Pumpkin Spice Pedicures ($40) and Pumpkin Spice Facials ($60).
- Spa Packages at Mandara Spas
If playing that post-Turkey dinner game of football with the fam has left your back or nails in a state of disarray, tackle the problem by heading to one of several Mandara Spa properties–Planet Hollywood and Paris Las Vegas in Sin City, offering the Two for $200 Holiday Specials, or Wailea Beach Marriott Resort & Spa in Maui, featuring the Thanksgiving Special, a Massage Around the World, Ice Goddess Facial for her and Elemenis Urban Cleanse for him ($199).