Gift mom a lasting memory to cherish forever this Mother’s Day. From an indulgent brunch to a relaxing spa day, Arizona’s top resorts and spas are offering some great ideas to celebrate mom on her special day.
L’Auberge de Sedona
Etch Kitchen & Bar at L’Auberge de Sedona offers delectable food and drink offerings in a natural creek-side setting with stunning views that’s perfect for treating mom to a delicious Mother’s Day brunch.
Designed by Executive Chef Rochelle Daniel, Mother’s Day brunch menu at Etch will showcase buffet-style selections with options ranging from rosemary glazed prime rib and egg roulade to Atlantic salmon and pork belly hash. For those craving something sweet, the desert station will offer decadent tortes, tarts, cheesecakes, truffles and more. Mother’s Day Brunch at Etch will be available from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sunday, May 8. Adults are welcomed at $65 per person, and kids at $35. Unlimited Mimosa and Bloody Mary packages are available as an add-on for $20.
Guests can make a reservation at www.lauberge.com, or by calling (855) 905-5745. L’Auberge de Sedona is located at 301 Little Ln, Sedona, AZ 86336.
Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain
Because she deserves more than a day, take home a photo keepsake with mom after breakfast or brunch at Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain. The photo, taken by a professional photographer against a spectacular desert backdrop from the Paradise Views patio, will be offered complimentary to Mother’s Day guests who book the resort’s Views Ballroom Buffet.
An iced shellfish tower, made-to-order omelet bar, and entrées ranging from leg of lamb to pan-roasted organic salmon are just a sampling of the culinary treats in store at the Mother’s Day Buffet. For those with a sweet tooth, there will be a dessert waffle and strawberry shortcake station. Drink options will include a fresh pressed juice bar, Bloody Mary bar, and champagne display. Live entertainment will add to the celebratory mood in the ballroom, which boasts floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking Paradise Valley. Upon arrival, guests will be ushered to the patio for their photo, which they will pick up at the end of their meal. The buffet is priced at $75 per person, plus beverages, tax and gratuity; $25 for children 12 and under, and will be available from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Meanwhile, an elegant Mother’s Day Brunch in elements restaurant will feature a three-course menu of epicurean delights. Among the appetizer highlights are opah crudo with aquachile, avocado, shaved radish and cilantro and a sweet pea cavatelli with morel mushrooms, pearl onions, black truffle, and duck confit. Entrées range from bbq shrimp ‘n grits with sunny-side-up egg and Moroccan chorizo broth to coriander crusted Alaskan halibut with spring vegetables, pineapple green curry, Penn Cove mussels, and Thai basil. A dessert choice of five spice fruit tart, almond joy torte, and tiramisu will round out the meal. The Mother’s Day brunch is priced at $85 per person, plus beverages, tax and gratuity; $30 for children 12 and under, and will be served from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
For more information or to make a reservation, please visit www.sanctuaryaz.com or call 855-245-2051. The Sanctuary at Camelback Mountain is located at 5700 E McDonald Dr, Paradise Valley, AZ 85253.
Westin La Paloma
Nestled amongst the foothills of the Santa Catalina Mountains in Tucson, whisk mom away to the Westin La Paloma for the resort’s signature Sunrise Breakfast buffet or Mother’s Day brunch.
Start the day with the Sunrise Buffet, available from 6:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. on Sunday, May 8 at AZuL restaurant and patio. The menu features house-made granola, fresh fruit, fluffy lemon ricotta pancakes and cinnamon brioche French toast. The buffet is $21.95 per person for adults, $9.95 for children ages seven to 12, and free for those under the age of six; plus tax and service charge.
The AZuL Restaurant will also host Mother’s Day brunch from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Decadent selections will include a myriad of innovative salads from the Moroccan chicken-couscous salad with dried fruit to the carrot, pineapple, and raisin salad with yogurt dressing. Entrée dishes will feature lemon fennel poached shrimp, crab claws, pesto crusted prime rib, and slow braised pork loin with blackberry chipotle glaze. For those that prefer breakfast foods, a full menu consisting of La Paloma Benedict with chorizo refried beans, crispy bacon and omelets made to order will be available. Diners can top off the robust meal with a variety of southwest-inspired desserts such as the cajeta s’mores or prickly pear rhubarb cobbler.
The Mother’s Day brunch is $59.99 per person for adults and $21.99 for children; plus tax and service charge. Reservations can be placed by calling 520-742-6000. Visit www.westinlapaloma.com for more details. The Westin La Paloma is located at 3800 E Sunrise Drive, Tucson, AZ 85718.
The Victory Club
For Mom’s looking to celebrate Mother’s Day with their daughters, The Spa at The Victory Club has created the Mother-Daughter Day package. During the 130-minute appointment mom and daughter will enjoy a facial, massage, pedicure and champagne (21 and over) for just $130. The Spa at The Victory Club is also running a Mother’s Day gift certificate promotions, $25 gift certificates are available for just $20.
Appointments may be booked online or by calling 623- 533-5422. The spa is located in Victory Club at 5325 N. Verrado Way Buckeye, AZ 85396.
Omni Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Montelucia
Joya Spa at Omni Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Montelucia is offering an array of special spa packages that will give mom some well-deserved R&R.
MOTHER’S ULTIMATE RELAXATION PACKAGE – Starting at $365
80 min Signature Massage, 50 min Custom Facial, and a Hydrating Manicure or Pedicure
MOM & ME SPA RETREAT – Starting at $430
50 min Classic Massage or 50 min Vitamin C Brightening Facial, Anti-fatigue Stone Pedicure, and lunch on Joya Terrace
Live a lavish day of luxury and celebrate your special lady with an extraordinary itinerary of events at Joya Spa. The day starts with a private escort to the Omni Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Montelucia for a day complete with shopping, private dining and extravagant spa treatments. There’s no better way to celebrate the loved one in your life then to treat them like royalty.
Day of Relaxation for Two Includes:
- Luxurious car service to and from the resort to your home with option to upgrade to an exotic car
- Day use of a personal spa suite with reserved pool-side seating on the terrace
- $100 credit to Crave for breakfast bites, fresh juice, coffee and an assortment of gifts
- $500 credit to Dulcinea Boutique to spend during a private shopping experience
- Your choice of any two 50 minute spa treatments per person
- Lunch for two on Joya Terrace overlooking Camelback Mountain
- Blowout and Make-up services in Joya Salon
- Extravagant dining experience for two in Prado featuring a Chef Pairing Menu and bottle of champagne
*Microdermabrasion not available as a selection with Spa Day Packages
Spa Day in a Bag
Every mother deserves extra attention and pampering on her special day – and we have that covered the Joya Spa! Give a “spa day in a bag” for your Mom with a gift of our signature soft, spa robe, an exfoliating, body-polishing sponge by Spongelle and a beautifully candle by Voluspa to extend the atmosphere of relaxation. The gift alone perfectly wrapped is $148.00, but why not tuck in a Gift Card, too?
To book, please call (480)-627-3109, or visit www.omnimontelucia.com for more information. The Omni Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Montelucia is located at 4949 E Lincoln Dr, Scottsdale, AZ 85253.