MOTHER'S DAY WITH EASY-TO-PLAN GETAWAY PACKAGES
HARTFORD, CT, April 5, 2004 - With Mother's Day
nipping on the heels of Spring's arrival, it's time to "spring" into
action and begin planning a special weekend getaway for Mom in May. Connecticut
offers an array of easy getaway packages that will leave Mom refreshed and
rejuvenated, but more importantly, loved and appreciated. A sampling of Mother's
Day packages includes:
Mother's Day in Mystic Package - Mystic,
Moms can enjoy quality time with a family member or companion while receiving
the VIP treatment at The Mermaid
Inn. The Mother's Day package includes:
- Accommodations for two evenings
- Dinner for two
- Mother's Day breakfast for two complete
with decadent eggs benedict with lobster
- All rooms arranged with brandy, fresh
flowers, Italian chocolates and complimentary soft drinks.
- Two admission tickets to Mystic Seaport or
Package begins at $225 per night, and does
not include tax and gratuity. For information or to make reservation, please
call (877) 692-2632.
Hilltop Inn and Suites - North
Treat Mom to a relaxing day and a sensational night with a stress-free package
from Hilltop Inn and
Suites. The package includes:
- Flowers upon arrival
- A 25-minute facial or Reiki Therapy
- Fifty percent off all spa products
- A private Mom's Margarita Happy Hour
Reception from 5 7 p.m.
- A "Mom's Only Limousine Service"
to Foxwoods Resort for Sunday morning Bingo, which includes Bingo pass,
markers and a roll of quarters for slot machines.
Package begins at $249 for a deluxe room,
and $299 for a Spa Suite, and does not include tax and gratuity. For
reservations and additional information, please call (877) 965-0500.
"Ti Amo" Mother's Day Package
- Village of Niantic, CT
Why stop celebrating Mom on Mother's Day? Let Mom celebrate Mother's Day any
time of the year with a getaway gift certificate from Fourteen Lincoln
a chef-owned bed and breakfast. Mom will be sure to enliven her taste buds
while staying at the former 19th century church turned bed and breakfast.
Hostess and Chef Cheryl Jean is a graduate of the Culinary Institute of
America and has been awarded six national culinary awards. This delightful
epicurean package includes:
- Afternoon tea
- A chef-prepared breakfast complete with
baked goods featured in Dean & DeLuca in Tokyo
- A box of specially handcrafted chocolates
created by Chef Jean
- An elegantly-appointed room complete with
private bath and Jacuzzi tub.
Fourteen Lincoln Street will be closed
on Mother's Day Weekend. Prices begin at $175 per night, and do not include
tax and gratuity.
For reservations or additional information,
please call 860-739-6327. Please note that a gift certificate for a one-night
stay may be used anytime January 1 - May 31, 2004, during the month of
December or anytime mid-week for one full year from time of purchase. A
two-night gift certificate must be purchased for anticipated weekend stays
between June - October.
To find other great getaway packages and values
in Connecticut, travelers can call 1-800-CTBOUND (1-800-282-6863) or visit the
Connecticut Tourism Division's website at www.ctbound.org
and click onto Specials. With one simple click, a list appears highlighting some of the hottest
deals around the state. All essential information - including a description of
the package, dates of availability and contact information - is clearly
outlined, plus some direct links are provided to each individual property and
attraction mentioned in the package. For itineraries already created by the
state, please log onto www.ctbound.org and select from one of the
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