Unique Easter Egg Hunts and Decadent Brunches at Luxury Hotels & Resorts Around the World

Unique Easter Egg Hunts and Decadent Brunches at Luxury Hotels & Resorts Around the World

The Omni Homestead Resort, Virginia (pictured above)

Bring the whole family for an Easter getaway at The Omni Homestead Resort in Hot Springs, VA. Nestled in the Allegheny Mountains, the Omni Homestead has long welcomed guests for Easter weekend, expanding their family-focused activities every year. On Saturday, April 19, guests can join the Easter Bunny 5K fun run, and participate in a number of activities from pictures with the Easter bunny, to egg dying, beginner ballroom dance classes, and even a falconry lesson. On Sunday April 20, The Omni Homestead hosts its famed Easter Egg Hunt on the Casino Lawn, where 10,000 eggs will be hidden along with a few golden eggs for special prizes. Guests can book the Easter Escape Package, which includes room accommodations, breakfast daily, a welcome Easter basket, and 15% off outdoor activities. Rates from $249.

The Inn at Palmetto Bluff, a Montage Resort (South Carolina)

Shaded by centuries-old oak trees and nestled against the marsh-laden coast of the May River, The Inn at Palmetto Bluff, a Montage Resort is a perfect Lowcountry getaway for Easter Sunday. This Easter, Louisiana native and Sous Chef Drew Dzejak has created a vibrant, flavorful menu for brunch at the River House inspired by Easter in the bayou, with selections such as Crawfish Bisque with Fava Beans, Thai Basil, and Crispy Crawfish Tails and Grilled White Shrimp and Calamari with Calamarata Pasta, Heirloom Cherry Tomato, Olives, Chili Flakes, and Fine Herbs. After brunch, guests can participate in one of three Easter egg hunts: one for children, one for adults, and one for guests' furry friends. Guests are invited to capture their memories of the weekend with a family photograph taken on the Village Green, and then embark on a Mimosas on the May Cruise on The Inn at Palmetto Bluff's antique motor yacht, the Grace, with a mimosa in hand. Rates begin at $670 per night. Call 843-706-6542 for reservations at the River House, and RSVP with the Concierge for the Mimosas on the May Cruise ($80 adult/$40 child) at 843-706-6515.

Tides Inn, Virginia

Celebrate Easter with the whole family at the Tides Inn in Irvington, VA. The Easter festivities begin on Friday evening with Easter Egg and Cookie Decorating followed Saturday's Easter Ice Cream Social, where children can create ice cream sundaes and get their picture taken with the Easter Bunny himself. On Easter Sunday, the little ones can join the traditional Easter Egg Hunt (10am for ages 1-6 and 10:30 for ages 7-12). After working up an appetite searching for Easter eggs, bring the whole family over to the Chesapeake Club for the delicious Easter Brunch Buffett. From 11am-2pm guests can indulge in delicious buffet with dining selections that include Chesapeake Bay Seafood Chowder, Croissant Dipped French Toast with Vermont Maple Syrup, Marinated Strawberries and Whipped Cream and Herb Crusted Leg of Spring Lamb with Mint Sauce. Easter Brunch begins at $49.00 plus tax and gratuities per person Under 10 half price / under 5 complimentary. Room Rates begin at $255.00 per night.

Kiawah Island, South Carolina

Looking for a unique Easter experience? Kiawah Island's Nature Program is taking the “egg” hunt to the water! Equipped with paddles and nets, you and your partner will take to a kayak in search for “eggs” scattered throughout the salt march. This will be the ultimate team experience while enjoying the beauty of the Kiawah Island. Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult. Kiawah Island is a picture perfect destination located 21 miles south of Charleston, South Carolina. The island is complete with world-class golf courses, year-round pleasant weather, miles of beaches, wildlife and 123 acres of parks playgrounds and sports fields. For more information, please visit www.kiawahisland.com.

Omni Mount Washington, New Hampshire

This Easter, families are invited to enjoy a weekend filled with exciting springtime activities at Omni Mount Washington Resort in Bretton Woods, NH. Guests can escape to the grand resort and enjoy fun Easter themed activities including a “Tortoise and Hare” themed ski and snowshoe race, where guests are encouraged to dress in their best bunny gear and make their way to the finish line, and a Mad Hatter Tea Party, where guests can sip tea with Alice and the Mad Hatter and participate in dances and crafts. There will also be Easter egg decorating, exciting Easter egg hunts, Story Time with the Easter Bunny and much more. Rates begin at $249.00/night

Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort & Spa, Florida

Come celebrate Easter Sunday in stunning Northeast Florida with brunch and an Easter egg hunt at the newly renovated Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort & Spa. For families looking to eat with views of the Atlantic Ocean, 619 Ocean View is offering brunch from 10am-2pm with fresh local seafood. The resort is also offering a five-course Easter feast from 12:30pm to 6pm at the new signature restaurant, Vernon's. For kids, the Easter “Egg-Stravaganza” egg hunt will take place at the Putters Course at the resort at 10am. 619 Ocean View: $40 Adults/$15 Children; Vernon's: $59 Adults; $24 Children.


Montage Laguna Beach, California

Montage Laguna Beach is offering a fun-filled Easter weekend for the whole family. To kick off the weekend, the resort will be offering a Children's Night Out Improve Comedy Show and Candy Buffet, where families can enjoy a hilarious kid-friendly improve comedy show. After the show, kids can put together a custom goodie bag with their favorite springtime candy at the “Candy Buffet.” On Easter Sunday, the resort will also offer a Morning and Afternoon Egg Hunt, a petting zoo and a visit from the Easter Bunny! Rates begin at 495.00/night.

Montage Beverly Hills, California

This Easter Sunday, Scarpetta Los Angeles at Montage Beverly Hills will be serving up a festive Easter brunch of sumptuous Italian favorites and brunch staples. The award-winning restaurant will also feature a special tasting menu throughout the holiday weekend. In addition, guests dining at Scarpetta are invited to participate in the Golden Easter Egg Hunt for children ages 12 and under. Egg hunters will delight in gifts from the Montage Easter Bunny, who will fill the eggs with sweets, hotel packages, spa discounts and more. Rates begin at $492.00/night.

Loews Ventana Canyon Resort, Arizona

Loews Ventana Canyon Resort in Tucson, Arizona is offering a special Kids-themed Easter Sunday Brunch this year. Kids are offered their own menu, featuring festive egg-shaped Jello, tie-dyed deviled eggs, peep s-more's and more. After brunch, kids are invited to join in on a Easter Egg hunt throughout the grounds, followed by a guest appearance by the Easter Bunny. For adults, the Easter Brunch fare includes classic breakfast options such as omelets made to order, a carving station featuring roasted leg of lamb and prime rib, grill and sushi stations and a variety of mouthwatering desserts. $65 for Adults, $30 for kids 6-12, $10 for kids under 5. Reservations required. Rates begin at $151.00 per night.

Lake Arrowhead Resort & Spa, California

This Easter weekend, head to Lake Arrowhead Resort & Spa for a quick spring getaway in the San Bernardino Mountains. Just a 90-minute drive from the fast pace and frenzy of Los Angeles, the American camp-era resort is offering an outdoor Easter Brunch Buffet on the Lakeview Terrace, which overlooks Lake Arrowhead and the surrounding mountains. The special brunch menu will include Cream of Asparagus Soup, Eggs Benedict, Chicken Pot Pie, and French Toast. A complimentary mimosa will be given to adults, and children can select from Kids Buffet that includes Mac ‘n Cheese, Chicken Tender, and Tater Tots. Easter Brunch begins at $39 per adult, $12 per child under twelve, and there are two seatings. The first seating is at 11:00 AM and the second seating is at 2:00 PM. Rates begin at $242 per night.


Westin Grand Cayman Seven Mile Beach Resort & Spa

This Easter, head south to the Westin Grand Cayman Seven Mile Beach Resort & Spa. After a long winter, the resort is perfect for a last-minute spring getaway, with its prime location along Seven Mile Beach that affords sweeping views of crystal-clear blue water and legendary Cayman sunsets. On Easter Sunday, Ferdinand's Caribbean Café is hosting a brunch that will include dishes such as Blue Point Oysters on the Half Shell, Charcuterie & Garde Manger, Latino Ceviche with Fresh Cilantro and Lime, Bacon Wrapped Pork Loin with Apple and Local Rum Sauce, Blackened Red Snapper with Tropical Fruit Salsa, Grilled Jerk Chicken, and West Indies Seafood Curry. After brunch, guests can participate in an Easter egg hunt, beach soccer and volleyball tournaments, sand castle contest, and, later on in the evening, a movie night. Rates begin at $439 per night. Brunch at Ferdinand's is CI $69 per person, plus a 16% service charge. For children 12 and under, brunch at Ferdinand's is CI $35 per child plus a 16% service charge. For reservations, please call 345.945.3800 x 6017.


Dolder Grand, Switzerland

The Dolder Grand in Zurich, Switzerland is helping travelers celebrate Easter with a four-course dinner in the Garden Restaurant with a gigot of lamb (beverages excluded) on Easter Saturday and Sunday. On Easter Sunday and Monday, guests can enjoy brunch in the Garden Restaurant as well. To support travel during the holiday, the Dolder Grand is offering the April Special valid from April 1-31, 2014, including one night with Garden Breakfast with a guaranteed room upgrade along with a credit for food and beverage of use of the 43,000-square foot spa. Package prices from $871 (CHF 770) based on double occupancy. Easter Saturday from $125 (110 CHF) per person; Easter Brunch Sunday & Monday from $135 (120 CHF) including one glass of champagne and children from $55 (49 CHF).

Lungarno Collection, Florence

Celebrate Easter in Florence! Lungarno Collection properties in Florence are offering an Easter package for guests to experience Hotel Lungarno, Continentale or Gallery Hotel Art for three nights in a preferred room category with breakfast. Guests can enjoy an Easter cocktail at La Terrazza rooftop bar, just steps away from any Florence property and overlooking the scenic River Arno and Ponte Vecchio. Guests will also be able to get pampered, as they will receive one silky hands treatment (25 min.) at the White Iris Spa at Continentale. Rates begin at $467(€ 340).

Hotel Caesar Augustus, Italy

Set a short distance from the center of Capri in the private area of Anacapri, Hotel Caesar Augustus opens its season April 18th with Easter weekend and invites guests to Celebrate Easter on the Blue Island. The package is for a three night stay and includes a three course dinner at La Terrazza di Lucillo on the day of arrival, with hand-picked favorites from the hotels on-site garden, a special Easter lunch for two including wine pairings selected by the hotel's sommelier, afternoon tea at the Lounge Bar and a relaxing massage in the outdoor spa overlooking Mount Vesuvius, Sorrento and Ischia. Complimentary transfer can also be arranged to and from the Port of Capri. Easter on the Blue package is available until April 30th with rates starting at $2130 USD for the Double Deluxe sea view room.