And baby makes three!..or four, or maybe even five or whatever, bring on the babies! Many couples long to hear those words. But no matter how much you are looking forward to having a child, pregnancy can be scary. The prospect of impending parenthood likely means it’s a great time for a relaxing break for expecting couples. And babymoons provide just that break! A romantic babymoon can also help some couples reconnect before the little one arrives.
But how to select the perfect babymoon? That is the question. There are so many great babymoon ideas and options available. You will certainly want somewhere that offers spa treatments and prenatal massages. But that still leaves a lot of options. Whether your ideal babymoon includes sandy beaches, mountain lakes or tons of art galleries, you will want to select the ideal babymoon destination.
You can get great babymoon ideas and family vacation ideas by signing up for newsletters or email updates from top travel companies. Or you can make planning easy by selecting a babymoon package. Many top relaxation destinations now offer packages. Some of the top options include:1. Amelia Island Plantation Resort
Amelia Island is located off of Florida’s northeastern coast. It features several island resorts, such as Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort. Across the resort, you can find everything from golf links to services that pamper the expecting parents. And with sandy beaches nearby, it’s easy to enjoy the sun and stunning views of the island. And with private beaches, this island resort offers a perfect getaway before the baby arrives. The resort also has multiple offers to ensure that you get all the amenities you need for a tailored vacation. You can follow their Facebook page, Twitter profile, or get email updates on the latest offers and babymoon packages. You can also send the resort a quick email to learn about its amenities.2. Westin Kierland in Scottsdale, AZ
While Scottsdale, Arizona, isn’t usually at the top of most vacation lists, there are several reasons why it’s perfect for a babymoon. The Westin Kierland Resort & Spa has everything you need for a romantic babymoon. It’s nestled between stunning mountains and set against the beautiful Arizona backdrop. Moreover, it has a full-service spa for couples and prenatal massages. And the dining options are packed with superfoods that expecting moms need. And the rooms are plush and luxurious, allowing ample opportunity for couples to relax and enjoy one another. And if this baby isn’t your first, don’t worry; many amenities enhance your family vacation. From childcare essentials to appropriate activities, this resort makes family travel a breeze. The Westin Kierland Resort & Spa also offers a babymoon package that includes:
- Organic skincare gift sets
- 25 gift cards to Kierland Commons plus resort discounts
- In-room indulgences, such as “Make Your Own” ice cream sundaes, sparkling cider, and chocolate-covered strawberries
- In-room movie of your choice
- A Couple’s massage, with mom getting a prenatal massage
- 24-hour Cravings Chef to customize room service to your cravings anytime they strike.
3. Coconut Bay Beach Resort & Spa, St. Lucia
Coconut Bay Beach Resort & Spa is one of the best locations in the world for romance and relaxation. The resort makes you feel like you are on your own private island resort, surrounded by bright green mountains and sandy beaches. Their spacious suites will feel like a dream beach house. And the island is surrounded by crystal clear water. Their babymoon package is perfect for expecting parents. Mom will be treated to non-stop pampering, including a soothing prenatal massage. The package also includes a special foot massage to ease foot aches from pregnancy and a private 30-minute photo session. The babymoon package also provides a romantic setting for both parents. You can enjoy a romantic invitation-only dinner created by a world-famous chef. And a private poolside dinner with white-glove service is also included.4. Red Rocks of Sedona
Like Scottsdale, Sedona offers beautiful Arizona scenery to help soothe anxieties and prepare mentally for parenthood. There are also many luxury hotels that offer all of the top amenities for a perfect babymoon. The Enchantment Resort offers the Enchanted Babymoon package, which includes:
- Daily breakfast
- “Sedona Infused” water and seasonal fruit selection
- A $250 spa credit (per person) at Spa Suites at Boynton Canyon
- A $200 dining credit
- The Guided Labyrinth Walk Meditation
- A 60-minute Babymoon Celebration
This secluded setting is one of the best travel destinations for a perfect babymoon!5. New York
While a bustling city might not be at the top of the list of babymoon ideas for many expectant parents, New York is perfect for some. New York offers some of the most luxurious accommodations in the world. And most of them feature on-site spas with prenatal options to pamper mom. On top of that, the dining options in the city are out of this world. You can find anything your heart desires! From fine dining to ethnic options to any type of sweet or salty snacks, you’ll find it in New York. You can also shop at some of the best stores in the world. So, if you need to pick up any last-minute baby items, put on those comfy shoes and hit the stores. You can also enjoy the romance of New York by taking a horse-drawn carriage ride and hitting Broadway. In any case, New York has a lot to offer for a different type of babymoon!
No matter what type of babymoon you want, it’s a great idea to stay up on the most recent offers. You can email, tweet, or send text messages to many baby travel organizations to get alerts to special offers. You can also sign up for email newsletters and join or follow many Facebook and social media communities. These updates can give you great babymoon ideas. And if you already know where you want to go, be sure to contact them to learn about babymoon offers. Knowing these resources can help you make sure you get a great deal – and plan your perfect babymoon!