Y'all, with the cold weather arriving to the District, warm weather and vacations have been on my mind. This year, I've traveled to many new places and this current giveaway is a definite must do for my list of places I want to visit in the near future. After the great Westin Giveaway I co-hosted, with Weddzilla.com Blog - I'm so fortunate to be able to give one of my lucky readers one more (of a few cool upcoming giveaways) awesome weekend.
We all know the pressures of life. Whether you are about to be engaged, newly engaged, about to be married, recently married, married for a while ... need a weekend away? Then this is the giveaway for you. However you choose to spend this weekend, a pre or post wedding getaway, a girls trip, a special mom-daughter weekend, a weekend at the Renaissance Esmeralda Resort & Spa right outside Palm Springs, CA is the perfect treat!!!
The perfect place for not just a getaway, but weddings, romantic getaways, and honeymoons (check out their honeymoon registry) the Renaissance Esmeralda Resort & Spa boasts almost 365 days of sunshine and warm weather and the outdoor venues are perfect for any wedding regardless of the season. The resort’s most desired ceremony location, the Rose Lawn, needs very little preparation with the mountains and beautifully landscaped flowers serving as a stunning backdrop. For those seeking a more traditional, indoor wedding, the Renaissance Esmeralda can accommodate more than 1,000 wedding guests. The Emerald Ballroom is the resort’s largest indoor venue offering desert’s only floor-to-ceiling views of the beautiful surrounding scenery.
And, the newest member of the Renaissance Esmeralda’s event space, Stir, offers the most flexible, state-of-the-art venue for every event from intimate cocktail hours to full receptions with gorgeous views of the on-site lake and a built-in dance floor.
wedding packages to fit the needs and budget of every bride, the Renaissance Esmeralda pays close attention to every detail of the big day, from ceremony preparation to the cake-cutting. The resort’s expert staff ensures that any family or religious traditions are incorporated beautifully into the ceremony or reception.
Or a perfect getaway pre-wedding? Whether its with your girlfriends, your family or your soon to be betrothed, a perfect getaway to getaway.
"The resort’s décor features a stunning blend of African ash woods accented with hand-laid tile walkways, an eight-story atrium lobby, specially commissioned works of art throughout, lush foliage, and a spectacular grand staircase. The resort boasts fountains, lakes and waterways throughout. Additionally, the outdoor space features private cabanas and outdoor seating warmed by fire pits.
The Renaissance Esmeralda features 560 beautifully appointed rooms and suites designed to complement distinction with comfort and convenience. Guests enjoy a selection of 560 rooms, including 22 suites, such as the presidential, governor, conference, executive, and ambassador suites, ranging from 420 to 2,879 square feet. Each room is luxuriously arranged with 300 thread count sheets, a temperature monitoring system to adjust the room to guest preferences and breathtaking views of the mountains or pool area.
The Renaissance Esmeralda Resort & Spa boasts endless activities for every member of the family, from the adventure seekers to those seeking a relaxed environment. Sample activities available to guests include:
Swimming in the largest pool in the desert
Three distinct pools on property
Sandy beach with volleyball court
Fitness center with state-of-the-art facilities
Golf & Tennis Facilities
Nearby area activities include:
Canyon Jeep Tours
Hiking, biking, running trails
Mountain biking in the beautiful Santa Rosa Mountains
Hot air balloon overlooking the magnificent desert
Palm Springs Desert Museum
Knott’s Soak City
The Living Desert Conservation"
So stay tuned for a how to win this fabulous weekend trip for one fabulous reader later tonight and in the meantime be sure to check out the website for the fabulous Renaissance Esmeralda Resort & Spa!