Unforgettable Wellness Retreats For Mums This Mother's Day

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What’s better than embarking on a de-stress holiday? A time where you can relax, rejuvenate and re-energise your mind, body and soul… sound tempting yet? Grant your mum the gift of pure relaxation this Mother’s Day, with a wellness trip to one of our calming HIP Hotels. From early morning ‘Slow Flowing Hatha Yoga’ at a waterfront palazzo in Montenegro, to full body massages in one of Austria’s award-winning spas, disengage from the hustle and bustle of everyday life and discover a sense of calm this Mother’s Day.

Hotel & Chalet Aurelio

Vorarlberg, Austria

Recently awarded “Austria’s Leading Boutique Hotel 2022”, Hotel & Chalet Aurelio is a chalet fit for all kings and queens. Nestled right within Lech am Alberg, one of the snowiest regions in the Alps, here guests can enjoy the perfect balance between skiing and complete rejuvenation. Indulge in the impressive mountain landscapes that surround it, enjoy the sophisticated and comforting interiors, and make the most of the elegant ski-in ski-out facilities. If you’re looking for something a little less ‘adventurous’, the slick and sophisticated hotel spa is the ideal place for a total wind down. With a 23-metre pool and herbal steam rooms that will leave you glowing in the mountain sunshine, here you can also choose between every kind of massage imaginable, alongside deeply pampering facial and body treatments. Wanting to treat your mum to something a little extra? From 8-11am, you can also enjoy a fantastic brunch paired with some prosecco at the Restaurant Aurelio.

Paraíso Escondido

Alentejo, Portugal

Close your eyes and imagine beautiful sun-drenched rolling landscapes dotted with sleepy villages, surrounded with cork trees and olive groves as the backdrop of your getaway… sound dreamy enough for you? Paraíso Escondido is an utterly blissful hilltop retreat nestled in the charming Alentejo countryside, where living in harmony with nature is the driving force. Formed of ten rooms and two intimate wooden bungalows, here you can expect quality and luxury of the highest standards. Providing guests the opportunity to experience an abundance of activities, here is a place where guests can learn how to connect with their inner selves. From painting and cooking classes, to meditation yoga and Qigong exercises, clifftop horse riding and eco trails canoeing are also available upon request.

“Here, our guests will find pure nature, delicious food, and great company. Mix this together with enjoyable, inspiring and healthy experiences and our guests have a magical way to become grounded and enriched on a physical, emotional and spiritual level, leaving them feeling re-charged and in a much better place”.

Design Hotel Tyrol

South Tyrol, Italy

With an environment designed to allow you to reconnect with your inner calm, discover the stylish Design Hotel Tyrol. Surrounded by historic buildings, idyllic lanes and moss-green sun terraces, this eco-conscious hotel is situated in Rablà near Merano, overlooked by the stunning magnitude of the Dolomites. What started as a simple wellness and hiking hotel has turned into a design hotel with a difference; an environment designed to allow you to reconnect with your inner calm, in whatever way you choose. If hiking, biking or shopping doesn't sound like your thing, the garden spa house with sky pool certainly will be! Wind down for the evening at the hotel restaurant, and be sure to enjoy their five-course dinners made from local and organic ingredients. Sip on a glass of wine or two at the bar, and admire the wondrous panoramic views of the mountains on the terrace. Doesn’t sound too shabby, does it?

Palazzo Radomiri

Dobrota, Montenegro

Boasting a sprawling waterfront, guests are invited to reap the benefits of Palazzo Radomiri’s scenic surroundings this Mother’s Day. An 18th-century mansion situated on the elegant Boka Bay, here you can let your journey of peace and tranquility commence. This regal palace embodies its Venetian heritage and bewitches each and every guest that step foot inside. Boasting ten antique-filled bedrooms with baroque details and exposed stone walls, there’s no better place to treat your mother like the queen she is than here. Start the morning right with some free early morning ‘Slow Flowing Hatha Yoga’ on the hotel’s jetty – a combination of stretches, breathing exercises and Sun Salutations to greet the morning sun. Take a dip in the outdoor pool and enjoy a selection of spa treatments on request. Enjoy the perfect wind down and experience alfresco dining at its finest within the leafy greenery of Restaurant Palazzo, where you can indulge in a delicious selectin of Mediterranean-inspired meals. Both captivating and totally tranquil, Palazzo Radomiri is the place to be.

Post Hotel - Tradition & Lifestyle

San Candido, Italy

Welcoming one of our newest members to the HIP Hotels collection, Post Hotel - Tradition & Lifestyle is an oasis of peace and calm just waiting to be discovered. Hidden away in the enchanting village of San Candido, this corner of Northern Italy provides the perfect setting for a relaxing retreat. Each of the rooms offer spellbinding views across the mountains, neutral colour palettes and warm wood elements – where there’s a calm space, there’s a calm mind. The hotel’s spa is a sanctuary for the soul. Featuring everything from a newly-designed indoor pool and a Finnish sauna and steam room, to a vitality shower and beauty section, retreat to the 360° roof terrace that’s the perfect place for doing absolutely nothing. Feeling hungry? Post Hotel serves creative and innovative dishes, paired with the finest wines from the local region. A place brimming with soothing spa treatments and culinary delights, here we can assure you will be entering a world of pure relaxation.

Quiet Mind Mountain Retreat

San Diego, USA

In amongst 600,000 acres of natural land, the Quiet Mind Mountain Lodge and Retreat is a real gift for the senses (and for your mother!). This is where wellness prevails, offering a sanctuary of solitude and quietude, where the meaning of "switching off" truly comes to fruition. Nestled within the picturesque countryside of San Diego, here you are invited to experience peace, love and inner awakening which are guided by Buddhist principles. At the retreat’s Tara Temple Spa, you'll find so much more than just simple wellness. Enjoy healing massage treatments, find solace in meditation, and renew your mind, body and soul in the infrared sauna. With treatments targeted towards a whole host of healing objectives, you'll leave feeling utterly regenerated!

Cortisen Am See

St Wolfgang, Austria

Cortisen Am See has created a new phase of life and proudly opened their doors to travellers alike earlier last year. Providing stunning panoramas over Austria’s glittering Lake Wolfgang and its surrounding countryside, this adults-only hotel is the perfect place to escape to this Mother’s Day. Elegant, modern, stylish and utterly dreamy, each of the rooms and suites will make you feel right at home. After a long day of exploring the local area, discover the hotel’s Feelness Oasis and discover a world of pure rejuvenation. Take a dip in their 25-metre pool, sweat your worries away in the Finnish and Organic Sauna, and take advantage of their fantastic 70sqm fitness centre. Here at Cortisen Am See, you can indulge in the true meaning of relaxation as you look out onto the surrounding mountains from the spa’s panorama windows.

Please note: this hotel is closed until April 5th. However, what better gift than to book something for your mother in advance!

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