Want to head away on a luxury vacation? The US is a huge country with a diverse range of travel destinations, from bustling cities like New York to wilderness areas such as Utah’s Mighty 5 National Parks. The choice can be overwhelming, so to help you decide, here are four great ideas for a luxury trip to the USA:
Wine and Pampering in Napa
If wine, pampering and lavish spa treatments are the things that you love the most, then Napa Valley is definitely your sweet getaway. Whether you prefer massage, mad baths, facials or detoxifying soaks no place can beat the wellness resorts in Napa.
Resorts to check out:
Meadowood Spa Resort– offers a private and tranquil spa experience with a three-course dinner, yoga, massages and of course, wine.
Kenwood Inn and spa – features winding nature trails that mimic the novel ‘The Secret Garden’. These take you to secluded nooks and pools where decades old wine and general pampering awaits you.
Luxury City Break to New York
New York is full of elegant, boutique hotels that make it easy for individuals, couples or groups to escape the hustle and bustle of this urban metropolis. The city is one of the most iconic places in US with awesome landmarks, dazzling shows and world-renowned restaurants. Best of all it’s an easy 8 hour direct flight from London, and with airlines utilizing some of their best aircraft models on the route, business class flight tickets are definitely the way to go.
Some of the best luxury hotels in NYC include:
The Plaza – The century-old, 282-room hotel is located in Midtown Manhattan along Central Park South. It has gold plated rooms with luxury services such as a butler on every floor, champagne bar, palm court among others.
Baccarat Hotel and Residences – located in Midtown West, New York, the hotel provides an opulent experience through its high-end luxury amenities that include the world’s first La Mer spa.
Mandarin Oriental – this is located in Upper West Side across Columbus Circle from Central park. It hosts modern luxuries such as a 75-foot swimming pool and spas having panoramic views of the city.
Other luxury hotels include The St. Regis, Greenwich, Peninsula and Gramercy Park among others.
Skiing Trip in Aspen
Located in Pitkin County in Colorado, Aspen Mountain is one of the USA’s top ski destinations. Skiing at Aspen Mountain is an experience like no other and you’ll have the opportunity to ski down the same runs that have hosted World Cup races.
In addition, the nearby Aspen Highlands Bowl offers hikers an extreme experience. Luxury accommodation for tourists entails five star hotels such as Little Nell Hotel, Gant Condominiums, Limelight Hotel and Aspen Square among others.
Golfing in Arizona
Located in Arizona the Wigwam Resort features a staggering 18-hole championship. Guests get the opportunity to unwind at the Red Door Spa while enjoying the lush greenery and breath taking desert views of the courses. The spa has 6 massage rooms, 4 ultra-modern wet rooms, and a juice and elixir bar among other luxury facilities. If you’re travelling as a couple then one can play golf while the other unwinds in the spa.