For Mother’s Day, Give the Gift of Travel to a California B&B

SACRAMENTO, CA [April 15, 2014]--For Mother’s Day, pamper mom with a weekend getaway to a California bed and breakfast inn or boutique hotel.  Several members of the California Association of Boutique & Breakfast Inns (CABBI) are offering specials and packages just for Mother’s Day.  Gift certificates are also available and can be used at any one of nearly 200 CABBI-member inns in California.  For details, visit

Indulge Mom in style at El Colibri Boutique Hotel and Spa in Cambria.  During the month of May, the Central Coast hotel is offering a “Romance Mom” package, which includes an overnight stay, a rose petal welcome, chocolates and a bottle of the bubbly with two logo champagne glasses.  The inn offers large, modern guest rooms with fireplaces, pillow-top mattresses with luxury linens, deep soaking or Jacuzzi tubs, HDTV, complimentary underground parking, Wi-Fi, daily spa access, and continental breakfast. The special is valid May 1 through May 31, 2014 and is based on availability.  Package rates start at $179.  The special is only available by calling the hotel directly at 805-924-3003.

In honor of Mother’s Day, the family-friendly Sorensen's Resort south of Lake Tahoe is offering a special three-nights-for-the-price-of-two over Mother's Day weekend.  The four-season resort offers cozy cabins surrounded by rustling aspens and mountain peaks.  In addition to its lodging special, the resort will serve a special Mother's Day Brunch on Sunday, May 11. The brunch menu will include eggs Benedict, salmon Benedict and French toast stuffed with cream cheese served with the inn’s famous berry cobbler mix. Each mother will receive a flower along with a glass of champagne or a mimosa.  To make a reservation for brunch and/or lodging, call 800-423-9949. 

With its private spa and proximity to Napa’s finest wineries, the Inn on Randolph offers a relaxing getaway for Mother’s Day. The inn’s Mother’s Day special includes 20% off a massage for her plus a free aromatherapy upgrade, a chilled bottle of rosé and a gourmet cheese platter. The package also includes complimentary tours and tastings at two wineries. The beautifully-renovated inn features modern décor, breakfast prepared in a gluten-safe kitchen, heated bathroom floors and luxurious beds. The special is a value of $245 and is valid only for stays of three or more nights in the month of May. The special cannot be combined with any other offer. Tours and tastings are subject to availability. To book, call 707-257-2886.

Just two blocks from one of the nation’s top-rated beaches, the 1906 Lodge at Coronado Beach offers Mother’s Day gift baskets filled with a spring flower bouquet, champagne with two signature flutes, gourmet truffles, shower gel and lotion.  The gift baskets may be added to any stay during the month of May for $155. Complimentary guest amenities include breakfast served on the veranda, secure underground parking, wireless internet, afternoon wine and snacks, and beach chairs, towels and blankets. Now through April 25, 2014, guests can also enter to win a gift basket and one night stay at the inn for Mother’s Day by submitting their favorite “Mommy and Me” photo.  Official rules apply.  Visit the inn’s website for details.  For more information about the contest or to book a stay, call 619-437-1900.

Nestled in a beautiful wilderness setting in the High Sierras, the McCaffrey House Bed & Breakfast Inn offers a pampering retreat for Mother’s Day.  The Mother’s Day package includes a 60-minute in-room massage, a bouquet of fresh flowers and a box of chocolates.  The package price is $100 and may be added to any room night in the month of May.  The inn features elegant guest rooms with handmade Amish quilts, fire stoves, private baths, and views of the forest surrounding the inn.  Yosemite, historic Gold Rush towns, wineries and outdoor recreation are all close at hand.  To reserve, call 209-586-0757.

This Mother’s Day, experience the best of the Chanric Inn’s luxe offerings with a 10% discount off the “Napa INN Style” package. The package includes a three-night stay for two in a king room, four winery tastings and caviar service paired with bubbly. Guests will also receive a bouquet of seasonal flowers or roses placed in the room and two bathrobes to take home. In addition, the inn provides guests with a three-course sparkling wine brunch, pre-dinner appetizers and wine, and complimentary chocolate truffles. The contemporary inn features modern, understated décor and distinctive amenities.  The discount offer is valid through May 11, 2014. Call 707-942-4535 to make a reservation or use code “Mother14” when booking online.

On the breathtaking Sonoma Coast, Timber Cove Inn offers a Mother’s Day package, “Just for Her.” The package includes 60-minute massage at Timber Cove Inn Spa and a gift package with a plush robe, locally-made soaps, chocolates and two champagne glasses with signature mimosas from Alexander’s Restaurant.  The secluded, lodge-like hotel provides a memorable retreat with oceanfront dining and elegantly rustic guest rooms, many with ocean views and fireplaces. The package is $225 and may be added to any overnight stay; it is valid through May 11, 2014.  In addition, Alexander’s Restaurant will be serving Mother’s Day brunch on Sunday, May 11. Call 707-847-3231 to book a “Just for Her” package or to make a brunch reservation for Mother’s Day. 

For a peaceful respite in Los Angeles, treat Mom to a stay at the Inn at Playa del Rey.  For Mother’s Day, the honored guest will receive a complimentary bottle of California white wine upon arrival.  Guests will also be treated to an evening happy hour and a breakfast buffet.  Just three blocks from the beach, the Inn at Playa Del Rey overlooks a 600-acre bird sanctuary and Marina del Rey.  Each guest room is decorated in a seaside cottage style with crisp Italian white linens. Complimentary bicycles are available for exploring the 26-mile South Bay bike trail.  Gift certificates for the inn are also available.  To make a reservation or purchase a gift certificate, call 310-574-1920. Mention CABBI and receive an extra $25 toward a room night for every $100 spent in May.

Book a room at the Gingerbread Mansion Inn in Ferndale to celebrate Mother’s Day and receive 50% off the second night.  The beautifully restored Victorian mansion is one of the most photographed inns in Northern California.  All stays include afternoon tea and wine served with pastries and hors d’oeuvres, a morning tray of coffee served to the room, a full breakfast and many extras, including a memento for Mom upon checkout.  The Mother’s Day special is valid May 5-15, 2014 for consecutive nights only. Reservations must be made through the inn’s website and mention “CABBI A2014” in the special request field.  The adjustment to the guests’ balance will be made upon check-in.  Valid for new reservations only.

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