United States Forums

Start a new topic Change Forum
Advanced search

Weekend spa trip within 3 hrs of Charlotte, NC?

Jump to last reply

I'm celebrating my 30th birthday and want nothing more than a relaxing, calm weekend. Indulgent food, spa and scenery. More specifically: comfortable beds, luxurious bathrooms and sauna/steamroom are a must.

My first thought was Grove Park Inn but the prices are absurd. It's a gorgeous place but I've been wonderful hotels before and never shelled out $160 for a 50 minute basic massage. I've seen good reviews for Westglow in Blowing Rock? I like the all inclusive concept but worry that it might be a little to small and "Bed & breakfast" for me.

My other thought was maybe the coast - Wilmington or one of the beaches south of OBX... I'd love something near the ocean but doing a quick glance, it doesn't seem like there are many resorts that cater to the spa crowd.

Charleston and Myrtle were on my list as well but with my type A personality, I'm sure I'd feel obligated to go "do" something - take a tour, walk around, shop, etc. and I am really trying to make this as mellow as possible.

Thanks!

8 Replies |Back to top

| Add a Reply

Sign in to comment.

Recent Activity

View all United States activity »
  1. 1 Washington - North cascades trails (Goat Lake and others) okay in winter?
  2. 2 Colorado Skiing
  3. 3 American Honeymoon in March
  4. 4 Is It Possible - One Post for MT, UT, WY in a Week?
  5. 5 ideas for roadtrip through Utah, Idaho, Wyoming and Colorado
  6. 6 Craft Beer & Delicious Food in Vegas
  7. 7 A trip to the SW: Not rushed, do it all, perfect time of year.
  8. 8 Trip Report A Week in Naples Florida--Much Ado About Food (and Wine)
  9. 9 Road Trip to Montana, Wyoming, Idaho & Oregon
  10. 10 need two stop-overs from LA to Santa Fe, NM
  11. 11 golf and fishing recommendations in Tampa area
  12. 12 Recomendations for outlets in miami and hotels in orlando
  13. 13 Northern West Coast Road Trip
  14. 14 Arthritis and Humidity where to live?
  15. 15 Yellowstone in the winter?
  16. 16 To San Francisco for 8 days
  17. 17 From Seattle airport to the city
  18. 18 Trip Report Middle America in October
  19. 19 New York City Christmas Trip
  20. 20 visit to HIghLine
  21. 21 Please Recommend Florida Gulf Coast Beach Towns to Live
  22. 22 Transportation from Newark to Midtown Hotel
  23. 23 Best route from Nashville to Panama City Beach Florida
  24. 24 4 week family trip ideas
  25. 25 Martha's Vineyard Sailing
View next 25 » Back to the top