Though it may sound odd as a concept, a babymoon can offer great health and emotional benefits to expecting parents. In between doctor’s appointments, getting the nursery ready, and putting the final touches to the nesting preparations, a relaxing and romantic trip will help you get rejuvenated before you welcome the little one. Here are a few chosen spots for this much-needed downtime.
Castle Hot Springs, Arizona
Tucked into a canyon in the rugged landscape of Bradshaw Mountains in Arizona, this adults-only hideaway is a paradise in itself! Overlooking a spring-fed creek, the property boasts luxury bungalows featuring telescopes for stargazing, soaking tubs, and outdoor showers. Located uphill, the natural and sublime spring-fed hot pools are exclusively open for the resort guests for 24 hours. This babymoon destination also offers meditation, yoga, spa treatments, and complimentary meals at Harvest, the farm-to-table restaurant of the luxury resort.
Sensei Porcupine Creek, California
This ultra-luxurious wellness escape in California is situated on a converted and remote 230-acre private estate set in the Santa Rosa Mountains. The compound boasts a handful of exquisite hotel rooms, lavish private villas, and casitas with private spa pools. Your babymoon stays here will be filled with pampering experiences like personal nutrition and yoga sessions with a Sensei guide, a golf round at the 18-hole onsite course, and many more. Sensei by Nobu is the celebrated signature restaurant of the property, where you can book a super-indulgent dining experience.
The Little Nell, Colorado
Colorado, Aspen is an all-time popular choice for a luxurious getaway. The suites and rooms of The Little Nell come with scenic views of Aspen Mountain and the epic cozy warmth of enjoying a hot chocolate or hot toddies around wood-burning fireplaces. The luxury hotel also features a hot tub and an outdoor pool set amidst a beautifully manicured garden.
Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea, Hawaii
A babymoon at this famed luxury chain resort is an ideal mix of pre-baby indulgence and adventures. Sprawling across 15 acres, this property in Southern Maui is close to Kihei Cove, a consistent surfing point with reef breaks. The resort itself boasts amazing private beaches and adults-only infinity pools. Overlooking Wailea Beach, the thatched open-air treatment huts offer top-rated spa services in the country. You can explore the area on electric bikes, or you can enjoy a thrilling scuba diving or whale-watching session. For curated dining experiences, there are several celebrated spots like Wolfgang Puck’s Spago Maui.