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Save the Drama for Your Mama!


Save the Drama for Your Mama!

Impressive Getaways, Goodies and Girl-Time Perfect for Mother’s Day

Miami, Fla. (April 16, 2013) –May 12, 2013 is Mother’s Day and the five Personal Luxury Resorts &

Hotels ® located in Florida, offer several one-of-a-kind ways to celebrate. Whether mom wants to soak

in the sun, find her spa bliss shop ‘til she drops, or she just wants to savor some (rare) peace and quiet,

these unique resorts offer tailored experiences for every mother.

Marenas Beach Resort in Sunny Isles Beach, Florida knows “Your Mama’s So Hot!” With this getaway

available May 10-13, 2013, hot mamas can cool off with the following:

 One Bedroom Suite with ocean or bay views

 One Massage and One Facial or Mani/Pedi for mom

 American buffet breakfast for two each morning

 Butler service at the pool, offering frozen grapes and other refreshments.

Your Mama’s So Hot is available starting at $389, double occupancy, exclusive of tax and service. For

reservations, please visit or call 877-858-2305.

Costa d’Este Beach Resort & Spa in Vero Beach, Florida, owned by Gloria and Emilio Estefan,

understands the importance of spa time. Their full-service spa will honor mom with blueberry bliss this

May. Blueberries are known to be ultra hydrating and an antioxidant which helps prevent signs of aging.

Available Sunday through Thrusday, The Spa at Costa d’Este Beach Resort will offer:

 Blueberry Body Bliss $99/50 Minutes (Full body exfoliation and body butter application)

 Blueberry Bliss Pedicure $49/45 Minutes

 Blueberry Bliss Scrub & Rub $39/25 Minutes

 Enjoy our cucumber, mint & blueberry skin smart tea forte

(All services use Blueberry Whish Scrub & Lotion and the pedicure includes a blueberry soak.) For more

information or reservations, please visit or call 877-562-9919.

In celebration of Mothers, ONE Bal Harbour Resort & Spa, has partnered with Neiman Marcus to offer

a weekend getaway curated especially for Mom.

 Welcome amenity

 Luxury accommodations with breakfast in bed, daily.

 Complimentary private cabana & Jacuzzi daily rental, subject to availability

 Complimentary transportation to and from Bal Harbour Shops

 Complimentary beauty consultation with Neiman Marcus and gift bag, including some of the

most exclusive names in skin care & beauty product


$80 food & beverage credit - brunch in Mister Collins

The Mother’s Day getaway is available May 10-12, 2013 at $730 + tax in the Premier Ocean View

Rooms. For more information or reservations, please call 800-455-5410 or visit

The newly renovated, newly-luxurious Villas of Grand Cypress Resort in Orlando, Florida knows what

ever mom really wants, peace and quiet, so they’re putting mom in a “Time Out.” The new

accommodations feature large bathing vessels for the perfect bubble bath, so Villas of Grand Cypress is

the perfect place for mom to chill out. While mom is in a “Time Out’ at Villas of Grand Cypress, she will


 Hot bath amenity: Bubbles, Bubbly (Champagne), Gossip Magazines

 $50 room service credit

 In-Suite spa treatment

For more information or reservations, please call 877-330-7377 or visit

The downtown Naples, luxury retreat, Naples Bay Resort & Spa, has something to offer every mom who

is “Too Fab to be Disturbed.” Moms will receive:

 One night stay in our luxurious one-bedroom suite with a marina view

 $1 00 Spa Credit

 Pampering Amenity upon arrival

 Too Fabulous to Be Disturbed Sign

The Too Fab to be Disturbed getaway is available May 12 –September 30, 2013, starting at $339 per

night. For more information or reservations, please call 866-605-1199 or visit

About Personal Luxury Resorts & Hotels®

Personal Luxury Resorts & Hotels® include unique hand-picked properties in spectacular U.S. destinations coast to coast. Each

hotel and resort delivers personal luxury in a spirit true to its own distinctive locale, yet in keeping with the collection’s shared

mission. They represent a select portfolio of Benchmark Hospitality International® which has been a leading US-based

hospitality management company for over 30 years.. Personal Luxury Resorts & Hotels is the preferred choice of guests who yearn for transformation over accommodation, customization over conformity, and inspiration over predictability. With

Personal Luxury Resorts & Hotels®, luxury is always personal.


Rebecca Kollaras
Benchmark Hospitality International


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