When planning the ultimate weekend getaway, there are many factors that come into play. From choosing the destination, finding the perfect hotel and of course, carefully planning activities that will leave you feeling rested and rejuvenated. With the hustle and bustle of our day-to-day, getaways provide a quiet escape from the outside world. Whether you’re planning a girls trip, romantic weekend away or are flying solo, these destinations provide the perfect luxury experience.
The gorgeous waterfront stay in Turks and Caicos provides a one-of-a-kind experience for those seeking the ultimate luxury getaway. The exquisite Amanyara connects you with nature by welcoming the outdoors around every corner. With luxury amenities such as private villas and pools, comfortable daybeds, flat-screen televisions, terraces and even a sunken table surrounded by plush cushions for cozy dining, this hotel has it all. Relax and unwind at the Spa Villa, offering a saltwater pool, deck, yoga and Watsu spa services, or try something new with horseback riding, water sports and much more.
#2 Auberge Saint-Antoine
Located in the heart of Canada’s historical district, Auberge Saint-Antoine provides a unique experience for all those who visit as they open up and loosen travel restrictions in March. Adorned with French and English colonial relics, this chic hotel balances historical and contemporary designs for a comfortable, sophisticated and elegant setting. Wine and dine at the hotel’s rustic restaurant as you take in views of the Saint-Lawrence River, or head over to the spa for a treatment that will help you leave your troubles behind. After your massage, head out on the town to explore Quebec City with a cruise along the river before visiting local museums.
#3 Commodore Perry Estate
Situated on 10 acres of natural splendor, the Commodore Perry Estate in Austin, Texas, provides visitors with a chance to stay within the original Commodore Perry mansion, originally built during the Jazz Age in 1928. With exquisite design and a premier private location in the heart of downtown Austin, this hotel provides guests with an authentic experience to enjoy all that the city has to offer while also learning the history of the hotel’s past. Lounge by the pool, play a round of golf or take a stroll through the gardens as you explore the hidden treasures behind every door.
#4 White Barn Inn
Known as one of the country’s most distinctive vacation getaways, Kennebunk, Maine, is home to the White Barn Inn. Located on the southern coast near the Kennebunk River, guests are invited to unwind and relax in a warming ambiance filled with rustic coastal charm. Head down to the spa for a relaxing milk & honey ritual treatment, or spend an afternoon tasting tea in the barn. Whatever you’re searching for, there are plenty of opportunities to create your own luxury fairytale.
#5 Zero George Street Hotel
Located in the heart of the south, Zero George Street Hotel is the peak of Southern-chic living. Situated within historic buildings that date back to the 1800s, guests are invited to enjoy the comfort of traditional Southern hospitality within a contemporary space. Enjoy a glass of bubbly within the private courtyard, wander through the piazzas for an afternoon walk and explore Charleston’s cobble-stoned streets on a complimentary bicycle before returning for a treat of daily wine and cheese pairing. With only 16 guest rooms, this charming hotel provides an intimate experience for those looking to escape to a whole new world.