Think outside of our Charlotte box when it comes to girlfriend getaways. We are so lucky to have the Spa at Ballantyne and the Ritz uptown right here in the QC. But wouldn’t it be great to book an entire weekend, not just a morning out? Look no further, we hand-picked our favorite spas across our state, from the mountains to the coast and everything in between. Give yourself a weekend of rest and relaxation and escape from the stresses of everyday mamahood.
Grab your calendars and gal pals and book your weekend of bliss, your family will thank you later:-)
Nestled in the Highlands, Old Edwards Inn and Spa features a historic inn, several guest estates, a boutique motel, and three different styles of cottages. Downtown Highlands has preserved its small-town character with mostly local shops and galleries. Enjoy the spectacular mountain views with a hike to area waterfalls and more!
Situated in the picturesque Blue Ridge Mountains, The Grove Park Inn is a renowned spa destination featuring glorious rock walls, arches and tunnels throughout the spa. The resort’s spa features a mineral-based, outdoor pool with therapeutic waterfalls, numerous treatment rooms, and a range of wellness services. Indulge in massages, hydrotherapy, or their signature water-based experiences. The breathtaking mountain views and the resort’s historic charm add to the overall ambiance, making it a perfect spa retreat.
Nestled amidst a serene woodland setting near Raleigh, The Umstead Hotel and Spa offers a luxurious escape for spa enthusiasts like us. This award-winning spa provides features a meditation courtyard and a range of rejuvenating organic treatments, including massages, facials, and body wraps, all infused with natural ingredients and designed to restore balance and well-being.
Located within the enchanting Fearrington Village, The Spa at Fearrington offers a tranquil oasis for those seeking relaxation and renewal. This intimate spa combines organic treatments, skilled therapists, and a serene atmosphere to provide a holistic wellness experience. Enjoy soothing massages, facials, and body treatments tailored to your needs. After your spa session, take a leisurely stroll through the village’s gardens or savor a delectable meal at one of the acclaimed restaurants.
For a coastal spa getaway, head to The Sanderling Resort and Spa nestled along the pristine beaches of the Outer Banks. This tranquil retreat offers a range of spa treatments inspired by the sea, incorporating natural elements to promote relaxation and rejuvenation. From massages to body scrubs, immerse yourself in a serene ambiance while listening to the soothing sounds of the ocean. The resort’s coastal charm and stunning waterfront views provide a perfect backdrop for a spa escape.
Known for its world-class golf courses, Pinehurst Resort also boasts an exceptional spa that caters to wellness enthusiasts. The Spa at Pinehurst offers a comprehensive menu of treatments designed to promote relaxation, revitalization, and holistic healing. From therapeutic massages to rejuvenating facials and body treatments, each experience is tailored to meet individual needs. Indulge in the spa’s serene environment and take advantage of the resort’s other amenities, including dining options and recreational activities.
North Carolina’s spa destinations offer the perfect blend of relaxation, rejuvenation, and natural beauty – right in our backyard. Soothe your senses, indulge in luxurious treatments, and immerse yourself in the tranquility and serenity of these remarkable spa destinations.
You deserve it, Smarty Mamas!