Girls-only getaways are popular for women of all ages. Whether you need a break from busy college classes or the hectic schedule of a working mother, a weekend trip with the girls may be just the thing to relax and rejuvenate. Many hotels are catching on to the popularity of this type of vacation and are offering comprehensive packages providing everything from the room to the activities, making a girls weekend trip as easy as making a reservation.
Retail Therapy Package
Omni hotels across the country are offering a Retail Therapy Package for a girls-only getaway. The package includes a concierge pre-call designed to assist with any of the party's special requests, turndown service, champagne to celebrate your first night, a list of hot shopping spots in the city of your choice, and a complementary Envirosax bag and Laura Mercier lipstick for each member of the party. Packages are available in locations such as Orlando, San Diego, Houston, Charlotte, Chicago and Los Angeles, to name just a few.
Girls Gone SoBe Package
The Aqua Hotel in Miami beach has a Girls Gone SoBe package for parties of four. The two-night package includes a suite for four with champagne, imported cheeses and chocolates complete with "pulp trash" for a relaxing read. Your first morning begins with two mopeds, designed for two people each, to explore the area on a two-hour bike ride. That evening, limo service from 10 p.m. to midnight will take you to all the hottest clubs, with VIP passes included. The next morning, your party can recuperate from the night's activities with a basket containing aspirin and Kahula Milkshakes. A late, 2 p.m. checkout will give your party plenty of time to sleep in on their last day.
1530 Collins Ave.
Miami Beach, FL 33139
The Escape with your Girlfriends package at the Westin Stonebriar resort in Frisco, Texas, provides a relaxing getaway for overworked women. This package includes a daily breakfast for two packed with nutritious superfoods such as berry, apple and granola muesli or organic eggs "benedict" with salmon. A $25 in-room spa credit will be available to each person along with two heavenly robes for the ultimate in relaxation. A late 4 p.m. checkout will allow you to make the most of your weekend retreat.
The Westin Stonebriar
1549 Legacy Dr.
Frisco, TX 75034
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