Whether you’re relaxing poolside under the palms, taking delight in mimosas and brunch or partaking in a soothing spa day, treat mom to a Mother’s Day to remember with several opportunities to wine, dine and lounge at Hotel Valley Ho and Mountain Shadows on Sunday, May 12.
If a serene retreat in the shadow of Camelback Mountain is what mom is seeking, start the day with brunch at Hearth ’61 from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Enjoy a buffet of savory starters like smoked salmon, seasonal salads and fresh seafood options before diving into a made-to-order omelet station, carved prime rib and specialty a la carte menu items from the kitchen. After brunching, experience luxe lounging poolside with a private cabana for $195 (normally $295) with a select bottle of rosé. Brunch is $79 per person and $19 for children 12 and under, tax and gratuity is not included. For reservations, please call 480.624.5400 or visit www.mountainshadows.com. Mountain Shadows is located at 5445 E. Lincoln Drive, Scottsdale.
If you would rather treat mom to a mid-century mod day of rest, relaxation and top dining at the iconic Hotel Valley Ho, let the festivities begin with a buffet at Sands from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. with herb-crusted prime rib, made-to-order omelets with fresh ingredients, Scottish Salmon Wellington, hot entrées from the kitchen and a variety of delectable desserts. If you prefer to dine with a retro flair, enjoy brunch at ZuZu from 6:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. with libations from the Bloody Mary + Mimosa Bar starting at 9 a.m. ZuZu will also be serving up a special dinner feature for mom, Pistachio Crusted Alaskan Halibut served with bamboo rice, lobster miso butter, caramelized bok choy, shiitake mushrooms and tagarashi rice cracker, along with our seasonal dinner menu from 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. The buffet at Sands is $65 per person and $19 for children 12 and under, tax and gratuity is not included.
Who says Mother’s Day only has to last one day? From May 6-12, moms (and those celebrating them) can enjoy a special package for two at VH Spa with the Two for Tuesday spa deal offered all week long. Enjoy two 60-minute services of your choice along with two glasses of wine or two bottled waters for $200, including gratuity. For moms who want to spend the day poolside, enjoy a special cabana rate of $199 (normally $349) at the OH Pool. For all reservations and appointments, please call 480.376.2600 or visit www.hotelvalleyho.com. Hotel Valley Ho is located at 6850 E. Main Street, Scottsdale.