Want to get away last-minute to celebrate Easter as a family? Look no further than these five options.
Just wrapping up renovations this month and reopening for guests April 18, the beautiful Wauwinet in Nantucket will win over your family with its new guestroom decor and bathrooms. Beyond the upgrades, though, you’ll still love the hotel’s classic seaside charm and historic architecture. Over Easter, the hotel hosts a special getaway that ensures everyone has a great time on this holiday where — let’s face it — sometimes the kids get all the fun, what with the Easter Bunny, chocolate and egg hunts. The Easter for Adults package includes an egg hunt for the grownups during Easter brunch, as well as dinner for two.
If you fancy an Easter celebration across the pond, The Savoy is happy to host you. You have two options for an elegant Easter meal. Dine at Kaspar’s at The Savoy for Easter Sunday brunch, where the expansive Easter menu includes an oyster shucking station, brunch classics and specially created holiday pastries.
If you’d prefer to sleep in on Sunday and enjoy an Easter Monday lunch, you can do so at Simpson’s in the Strand, where all eyes are on the traditional roast. Obviously Easter calls for Welsh lamb.
For a sunny and warm Easter, Sugar Beach in St. Lucia delivers with its Easter 2018 children’s programming. There are Easter-themed events happening all month long for both kids and teens, including egg hunts, Easter glow parties, Easter card making, a visit from the Easter Bunny, Easter afternoon tea parties and more.
Copper Mountain Resort hosts the world’s largest Easter egg hunt this year, with 65,000 eggs spread all across the property. There are multiple hunts throughout the day, and a grand finale hunt taking place at the top of the American Eagle lift. Kids have the chance to earn all kinds of cool prizes, everything from tech to tickets.
If you happen to be in Rome for the holiday, stay at any Bettoja Hotels property in the city and you can have your own little Easter picnic courtesy of the property. Guests receive a gourmet Easter picnic basket, with an Easter Casatiello Napoletano pizza, cheese and sausage pie, asparagus quiche, fruit, chocolate eggs and traditional Italian Easter cake. You have everything you need to head out for a picnic in the beautiful Roman location of your choice.
Lake Powell, a family-favorite vacation destination in the American Southwest, lies between Utah and Arizona — an ideal place to rent a houseboat and spend your time exploring the lake and its shores as a family, enjoying the sun, the water and plenty of adventure.
If you’re looking for a charming new island escape on the East Coast, get away to a locale many have yet to discover. Daufuskie Island considers itself the Nantucket of the South, a hidden gem off the Southeast Coast, near Savannah, Georgia, and Hilton Head. The luxurious environment is unpretentious, but filled with all the amenities discerning family travelers need.
A beach vacation is a family favorite in the summertime; the weather is nice, towns are thriving and there are fun activities all season. For families looking for the ultimate summer beach vacation, consider Ocean City, New Jersey.
While urban wine country might sound like an oxymoron, it’s actually a reality at the stunning City Vineyard in New York City’s Tribeca neighborhood. The water-side venue is the perfect host for your next event — whatever that may be, from 20 to 200 guests and from cocktail party to plated dinner.