Mother’s Day Getaways: Relaxing Spa Retreats

What better way to celebrate your mom than treating her to a luxurious spa get away? Here in West Virginia, there are many natural settings ideal for mothers to relax and unwind. Being surrounded by our peaceful atmosphere is sure to soothe and comfort like no other.

Whether your mom desires to have a getaway all to herself or wants to bring along her entire crew, there’s an array options to give her a Mother’s Day that’s guaranteed to feel like Almost Heaven.

Berkeley Springs State Park

Found within the Eastern Panhandle of our state resides the historic spa town of Berkeley Springs. Renowned for its warm, mineral-filled spring water, Berkeley Springs State Park provides incredible treatment options that have been benefiting others since it was first discovered by settlers in the 1730’s. The spa services today include Roman baths, body massages, sauna experiences and mineral showers. While on this getaway, your mom can also enjoying the many shops and artistic-style of town.

The Renaissance Spa

The nearby Renaissance Spa is a part of the Country Inn of Berkeley Springs, another important piece of the history of this town. Travel back in time with this history-forward, yet rejuvenating getaway. Along with its 70 guest rooms and suites, the inn offers a spa with body scrubs, herbal wraps, aromatherapy soaks, facials, massages, manicures, pedicures, whirlpools and more. Services can be booked individually or combined into packages for special prices.

Mineral Spa

Give your mom a complete, tranquil stay at The Greenbrier, home to the Mineral Spa. Here, there are a variety of specialized services to accommodate such as hydrotherapy, body fusions, meditation, healing and hand and foot treatments, just to name a few. If you choose this getaway, be sure that your mom also participates in the Mother’s Day Brunch which features award-winning food and elegant decor. Families are encouraged to attend this event and spend the morning celebrating together.

The Salt Cave & Spa

Neighboring The Greenbrier is another shining star- The Salt Cave & Spa. Salt Therapy, also known as Halotherapy, has been used for centuries due to the multiple health benefits it is thought to provide. Naturally boosting over 80 elements that the body naturally consists of, this experience is not only enjoyable, but beneficial. The salt’s anti-inflammatory properties aid in opening airways and reducing mucus from the lungs. The salt is composed with anti-inflammatory, anti-bacterial, anti-fungal and anti-viral properties, as well.

Capon Springs & Farms

This Mother’s Day, grant your mom with a mountainous escape for uninterrupted relaxation at Capon Springs and Farms. This lovely mountain resort sits on 4,700 acres of rolling hills, making it effortless to find some peace and quiet. The water of Capon Springs is known for its healing properties that are known to ease pain and stress. From reflexology sessions and massages to soaks in the hot spring water or swimspa, Capon’s Hygeia Bath House and Spa has something for mothers of all kinds. Scenic hiking trails that lead to gorgeous overlooks and a spring-fed outdoor swimming pool are among the other resort amenities.

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This post was last updated on May 3, 2022