As airfares continue to rise, many families and couples are opting to stay local or take short road trips (less than 4hrs) for their spring getaways. Some great local destinations, activities and short, road trip getaways include:
WHERE: Western Suburbs: Eaglewood Resort and Spa, Itasca, IL
WHEN: Available March and April
WHAT: Spring Break, Spring Fling Family Getaway and Activities
Spring will be in full bloom at Eaglewood Resort and Spa this spring break, with an array of events and activities for families to add to their vacation itineraries. Pint-sized guests and their parents can participate in two hours of cosmic bowling at the onsite Kelger’s Bowling Alley, complete with a pitcher of soda and one large pizza, complimentary arts and crafts projects and families activities; unlimited access to the resort’s heated indoor pool, hot tub, expansive fitness center, sauna and steam room; and a round of golf, or two, at the onsite golf simulator. Parents can also take advantage of the luxurious onsite day spa, offering a variety of services, including massages, facials, body wraps, hair and nail care, and more. Learn more about Eaglewood Resort’s spring break and other seasonal offerings, here.
WHERE: North Shore / Lake County: Lincolnshire Marriott Resort, Lincolnshire, IL
WHEN: Available April 3 to May 30, 2020
WHAT: Adult Spring Break Weekend Escape
Lincolnshire Marriott Resort’s Spring Break Weekend Escape package is perfect for Chicagoland and visiting couples to decompress and reconnect. The resort’s special package includes deluxe guest room accommodations for two, breakfast buffet for two at Three Embers restaurant, a $25 resort credit (that can be applied at Three Embers, Wright’s Brew & Bistro, The Spa at Lincolnshire, and more), a complimentary bottle of wine while dining at Three Embers or Wright’s Brew & Bistro, and early check-in at 12:00 p.m. and late check-out at 2:00 p.m. Lincolnshire Marriott Resort also has a superb onsite spa, that offers incredible services and a relaxing environment for couples and individuals to unwind and enjoy their weekend escape. More information about Lincolnshire Marriott’s spring break and additional offerings can be found, here.
WHERE: Wellness Weekend Getaway: Eagle Ridge Resort and Spa, Galena, IL
WHEN: Friday, March 20 – Sunday, March 22
WHAT: Wellness Weekend with Celebrity Host, Stephanie Mansour of Step It Up with Step
This spring is an opportunity for women to reset and refocus their wellness goals (whatever that means to them!) – whether in fitness classes, spa services, relaxing with friends, or getting personal wellness advice from a variety of experts. From March 20 – 22, 2020, Eagle Ridge Resort & Spa hosts an exclusive weekend with Stephanie Mansour of “Step It Up with Steph,” airing nationwide on PBS stations across the nation. Focusing on health and self-care for the mind body and spirit, weekend packages start at $358. Guests can either stay in a classic Inn or in one of Eagle Ridge’s many on-site homes and villas which accommodate two to 10+ people. Throughout the weekend, guests may attend as many workshops, and workouts as they like, choose to book spa services or simply enjoy time with friends. Learn more about Eagle Ridge Resort’s Wellness Weekend, here.
WHERE: Road Trip From the City: Eagle Ridge Resort and Spa, Galena, IL
WHEN: March 1 to April 30, 2020
WHAT: Honoring Teachers and Their Families
Spring break isn’t just for kids. For the sixth year in a row, Eagle Ridge Resort and Spa (Eagle Ridge) extends special overnight packages and rates just for teachers. Starting Mar. 1 and continuing through Apr. 30, 2020, Eagle Ridge is offering all teachers a special rate of $89 per night, regardless of the day or length of stay. The resort is also offering special rates and packages to all spring break families throughout the months of March and April. The resort’s relaxing onsite spa, Stonedrift, also has seasonal specials for couples of and individuals to take advantage of. Road-trippers can learn more about Eagle Ridge Resort and Spa’s many amenities and how to make the most of their spring break get away, here.