Relax and Recharge this Labor Day Weekend at these 'Staycation' Hotels

Relax and Recharge this Labor Day Weekend at these 'Staycation' Hotels

The best part of a “staycation” is the ability to see our homes in a new light. Whether you are re-exploring the streets of Charleston, indulging in the sunshine on a new beach in Miami, or re-visiting your favorite museums in Boston, being a tourist in your city is always a treat for a holiday weekend.

The Maybourne Beverly Hills

The Maybourne Beverly Hills is the newest member of Maybourne Hotel Group. A warm welcome and cool spirit define the property. Blending Maybourne’s signature service style with the energy of Beverly Hills, guests can expect culinary creativity and contemporary comfort all wrapped up in a landmark location. Stay in one of the new rooms and suites that provide  sanctuary from which to discover a city steeped in Hollywood history and cultural cachet. Home to a mineral pool, steam rooms, countless relaxation areas and a range of calming treatments and rejuvenating therapies, the spa is a place of unparalleled peacefulness. Spend the duration of your stay exploring the Golden Triangle or relaxing on the sun terrace, followed by dinners amongst the twinkling lights and flickering candles at the alfresco Terrace restaurant.

Faena Hotel Miami Beach

Set on a gorgeous stretch of beach, Faena Hotel Miami Beach features an artful visual language that recalls the glamour of the 1950s with stunning Art Deco appeal. The hotel is home to Los Fuegos by Francis Mallmann, the celebrated chef’s only restaurant in the United States; Pao, which showcases modern Asian flavors; the 3,000 square-square-foot Faena Theater; and the Tierra Santa Healing House, a one-of-a-kind South American-inspired spa dedicated to the art of well-being. As part of Faena’s commitment to transforming the ordinary to the extraordinary, the hotel features remarkable works by artists Damien Hirst, Jeff Koons, Alberto Garutti, Gonzalo Fuenmayor, Manuel Ameztoy and Juan Gatti. The hotel’s stunning pool is located just to the left of Damien Hirst’s iconic Gone But Not Forgotten, a 24 carat gilded skeleton of a woolly mammoth in a monolithic steel and glass vitrine. Offering an idyllic backdrop to soak in the Miami sun, the pool is not only chic but inviting and is the perfect place to unwind and enjoy the locale while absorbing views of art, innovative design, and the delightful Florida palm trees.

The Dewberry Charleston

Overlooking Marion Square in downtown Charleston and with 155 thoughtfully appointed rooms and suites, a world-class spa and heralded culinary venues, The Dewberry is the result of owner John Dewberry’s vision of “Southern Reimagined.”  Occupying the renovated former L. Mendel Rivers Federal Building, a mid-century modern gem brought back to life over eight years, The Dewberry is a stunning juxtaposition of past and present that cleverly mixes materials from the low country with design elements hinting to the hotel’s mid-century modern origin. To complement the inherent warmth throughout the hotel, the buzzing Living Room anchors the lobby with a photogenic staff, handsome brass bar and unparalleled cocktail program. Enjoy the warm weather and head up to Citrus Club, the hotel’s tiki-inspired rooftop bar and lounge. Open year round, the space offers an unparalleled view of downtown Charleston and, as the highest rooftop in Charleston, it offers the perfect perch to soak in the beautiful city.

The Ritz-Carlton, Boston

Perfectly positioned in downtown Boston, The Ritz-Carlton, Boston offers many distinctive ways to experience the city. Expansive views and sleek styling dominate the 193 renovated guest rooms and suites, while fully updated meeting space welcomes business conferences and social events with ease.The hotel also resides within walking distance of both the Theater and the Financial Districts, meaning you can arrive for business, and end the day with a pleasurable performance at the nearby Boston Opera House. Spend the day on the water in one of Boston’s swan boats, strolling through the cobblestone streets of Beacon Hill, or browsing the shops along Newbury Street. Finish your night at one of the encore-worthy restaurants or bars in the hotel, with menus showcasing farm-to-table fare, signature martinis and handcrafted cocktails create a sense of approachable authenticity.

The Joseph, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Nashville

The Joseph, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Nashville, is the ideal destination for a Labor Day staycation. Located in the heart of downtown Nashville's SoBro district, steps from Music City Center and the Nashville Symphony, the newly opened hotel features finely honed service, contemporary design, immersive artwork, and bespoke experiences. From the signature restaurant, Yolan, to the all-day indoor/outdoor rooftop lounge Denim to the lobby coffee bar and lounge, the property has an incredible roster of food & beverage offerings helmed by James Beard Award winner and Michelin-starred chef Tony Mantuano, and wine and hospitality expert Cathy Mantuano. For those looking for a relaxing escape, visit Rose, the hotel’s rooftop spa and salon. As part of their visit, guests have the option of connecting with iconic tastemakers through private, signature experiences unique to The Joseph. These include rare opportunities, such as a bespoke boot designing session with premier leathery Lucchese in their VIP design studio; and a behind-the-scenes culinary immersion with The Joseph’s own food and beverage partner, James Beard Award winner and Michelin-starred chef, Tony Mantuano.

Rosewood Washington, D.C.

An easy drive from the New York Tri-State area and southeastern states alike, Rosewood Washington, D.C. is the ultimate getaway for travelers looking to end their summer with wellness and culture. Situated along the C&O Canal in the heart of Georgetown, the historic hotel is offering a Labor Day Getaway Package designed to create an intimate experience for families, friends and couples. The package includes a three-night stay in a suite or one of the new townhouses, a private charter on the Potomac River with a picnic lunch prepared by CUT D.C., a private workout class on the hotel’s rooftop with barre3 Georgetown and a curated scavenger hunt showcasing the city’s landmarks and monuments with use of the Rosewood bicycles. In addition to these activities, the hotel’s evergreen amenities, including a rooftop pool with spanning skyline views and culinary concepts by Wolfgang Puck, create the perfect escape within the city.

Rosewood Miramar Beach – Montecito, CA

Located just 90 minutes from Los Angeles and spread across 16 beachfront acres, Rosewood Miramar Beach, Southern California’s most luxurious oceanfront resort, offers a number of services, experiences and amenities to entertain all travelers seeking a relaxing getaway focused on wellbeing. These include two artfully designed pools with cabanas for lounging and six restaurants and bars – including the new sustainable eatery, The Revere Room, serving up green juices and Buddha bowls and Caruso’s, which offers a plant-based tasting menu. The resort’s five-star Sense Spa offers a myriad of locally inspired treatments and outdoor workouts ranging from guided hikes to beach jogging to sunset yoga. For those looking for a longer experience, the resort has partnered with sister property Rosewood Sand Hill for the Golden State Getaway package, allowing guests to experience the ultimate bliss in both destinations.

Rosewood Sand Hill – Menlo Park, CA

Set in the heart of the Silicon Valley and unfolding over 16 acres near the Santa Cruz Mountains, Rosewood Sand Hill is calling for a Labor Day Weekend filled with precious R&R time at the urban retreat. Guests are invited to enjoy wellness and outdoor activities including Yoga on the Lawn, birdwatching at the 60,000-acre Windy Hill Preserve, cycling along the iconic Skyline Boulevard or embarking on a classic California Horseback Journey. For the perfect unwinding session to end the weekend, the property’s Sense Spa is offering a Lavender’s Dream treatment, which includes aromatherapy for calming and balancing benefits as well as a full body exfoliation followed by a warm stone massage and lavender cocoon wrap for a new level of relaxation..

Gurney’s Newport Resort & Marina – Newport, RI

A quick jaunt from both NYC and Boston, Newport is one of the East Coast’s most popular seaside towns and the perfect destination for a relaxing Labor Day Weekend getaway. Spend the day lounging on one of the Pineapple Club’s new waterfront cabanas overlooking Narraganset Bay or take on a challenge with a complimentary fitness class on the North Lawn. End the day with a Raindrop Aromatherapy massage or a Sand & Sea Body Wrap at the Seawater Spa and a fresh, ingredient-driven dinner experience at the Showfish pop-up from sister property Gurney’s Star Island.

Miraval Arizona – Tucson, AZ

This Labor Day Weekend, Miraval Arizona is welcoming all travelers to refresh, reset and recharge before returning back into office. Miraval offers an array of dynamic wellness programs including fitness, yoga, meditation, culinary, equine immersions, nutrition and art, as well as life-affirming private sessions led by Miraval’s unrivaled team of wellbeing specialists. Miraval is committed towards supporting guests in their journey to feel physically and mentally empowered, renewed and balanced.