Living in a busy city like Los Angeles welcomes the thought of a full day of peace and quiet. Most moms think spa gifts on Mother’s Day is always a good thing. Spa experiences allow moms downtime or “time off.” Spas in L.A. are a dime a dozen, but it takes just the right one for moms to completely decompress. The best day spas in Los Angeles are definitely the ones with the “say yes” Mother’s Day deals.
3127 Santa Monica Blvd.
Santa Monica, CA 90404
One of the best places in L.A. to disconnect and be transported to serenity is Willow Spa. With tropical Asian influences, Willow Spa captures wellness, rejuvenation and holistic care through personalized, effective and unique treatments. This year, Willow Spa is offering two specialty treatments for Mother’s Day. A wonderful way for busy mothers to relax, the “Mango Spa Escape” ($210) starts with a Mingle foot scrub and soak and then a 45-minute Willow signature “Zentastic” massage to warm and relax tense muscles followed by a 45-minute skin softening mango body polish, which leaves the skin with that alluring glow. Another delicious and restorative spa package being offered is “Mango Me” ($129). This selective treatment is a head to toe mango delight offering a Mingle foot scrub and soak, an aromatic Zentastic massage for 60 minutes, and a collagen hydrating eye treatment.
SoSpa at Sofitel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills
8555 Beverly Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90048
At SoSpa at Sofitel, moms are treated with double the VIP service. The first-ever SoSPA in North America combines restorative global traditions with the latest therapies and treatments in French cosmetology. Being a mom is a great excuse to visit. For Mother’s Day, SoSpa offers the Mom Focus Mother’s Day package ($185). Guests will have the option of a 60-minute Swedish massage to inspire release and increase circulation, or a So Rejuvenating facial to hydrate and restore a supple radiant complexion, which is also 60 minutes. Each guest will also receive a hair wash and blow dry at Le Salon, the spa’s salon. Each guest receives a personal experience that is unforgettable
Mr. C Spa & Beauty
1224 Beverwil Dr.
Los Angeles, CA 90035
Mother’s Day spa packages at Mr. C Spa & Beauty at Mr. C Beverly Hills are energizing moms and new moms-to-be. “Mom’s Sweet Getaway” pampers her with the choice of a 60-minute energizing massage using a house-made sweet orange, tangerine and lemon body scrub, or a de-stress massage using Mr. C Spa & Beauty’s own calming scrub created with lavender essential oil and vanilla bean infused honey. The Sweet Getaway also involves a private aromatherapy steam with Mr. C’s signature bellini and a gift of an ESPA Bath Oil. “I’m Spa-ing for Two” is the perfect gift for mothers-to-be. This special offer includes a pregnancy massage using ESPA Nourishing Body Oil with calendula and Vitamin E, a cup of caffeine-free herbal tea and a relaxing gel pedicure. The pedicure includes a scrub and foot massage and a take-home gift — Nourishing Body Oil by ESPA. Complimentary valet, pool and gym access is included.
Spa del Rey
The Ritz Carlton Marina del Rey
4375 Admiralty Way
Marina del Rey, CA 90292
Tucked inside the Ritz-Carlton Marina del Rey is Spa del Rey, a jewel of an oasis in the throes of a congested city. Whether you are traveling or a local resident (hint hint…moms welcome) needing a half-day stay-cation, Spa del Rey is a number one retreat to immerse yourself in. The spa features the latest therapies to stimulate your senses all while clearing your mind. Treat mother to pure tranquility with the spa’s Mother’s Day Sweet & Sour Body Treat ($150). This service begins with a body exfoliation using Zents Shea Butter scrub followed by an ultra-relaxing therapeutic massage. Or mom may prefer Margarita on the Rocks ($55), a refreshing pedicure which starts off with a Zents epsom salt soak and shea butter scrub (infused with lime essential oil and sliced lime to exfoliate). She will enjoy a blue agave lotion, which soothes and moisturizes, along with a hot stone leg massage.
1755 Highland Ave.
Hollywood, CA 90028
Give your mom the star treatment (you get to ride along the red carpet with her) at the exclusive Exhale spa in Hollywood. For Mother’s Day, the urban sanctuary is offering “2 Perfect Pairs” ($425 for two). This special package offers each guest a chance to escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life with a 60-minute fusion massage, a 60-minute true facial and a spot in one of exhale’s Core Fusion classes. Moms and their guests can also use the spa steam room and zen lounges or kick back at the rooftop pool area of the Loew’s Hotel, where the spa is located. The package must be purchased in full before May 1, and gratuities are not included.