Whether you’re in the mood to island-hop or you just need to relax poolside while overlooking the majestic Pacific Ocean, to inspire your next vacation, here are some last-minute luxury Labor Day getaways that will definitely help you celebrate the last few weeks of Summer. From gorgeous California resorts to incredible hotels in tropical destinations (like Mexico and the Bahamas), these luxury Labor Day getaways offer everything from activity-oriented trips to rejuvenating leisure vacations.
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Red Frog Beach Island Resort & Spa is an incredible resort where guests can learn how to surf, soar through the rainforest canopy on a zip line, snorkel in the pristine mangrove keys and protected bays, or simply relax on the beach and enjoy the crystal blue waters and white sandy beaches and is offering guests the opportunity to book 3 nights and get the 4th free plus free canopy tour passes. Guests who stay anytime between August 28th to September 6th will save over 30% by booking this package. Guests can call and mention Labor Day deal in order to book.
Red Savannah is currently offering a Labor Day getaway deal where guests can get four nights for the price of three at the luxury resort, Banyan Tree Mayakoba in Playa del Carmen, Mexico. Rates start at $2,616 per person which includes four nights in a Bliss Pool Villa, private roundtrip airport transfers, daily buffet breakfast and a full day excursion to Tulum and Coba Archaeological sites. Guests should book by September 30th and the deal is valid on all trips through December 19th.
Rooted in Yountville history, Hotel Yountville presents guests with a wine country home inspired retreat anchored by a Heritage Valley Oak. Beckoning guests with stone buildings constructed of Napa river rocks, Hotel Yountville offers 80 romantic, spacious guest rooms, a decadent pool courtyard, and pool bar. As one of Napa Valley’s top hotels, with charming service and genuine comfort, with luxurious details tucked away in the quaint corners of the vintage yet decadent ambiance, Hotel Yountville creates a Yountville escape for wine country lovers.
Newstead Belmont Hills Golf Resort & Spa in Bermuda offers a range of accommodations and features a wide array of dining choices in settings that range from elegant to casual; two tennis courts, an infinity pool, and 18-hole golf course. For beach lovers, a 5-minute complimentary shuttle whisks guests to a choice of two spectacular beaches, complete with chairs, umbrellas, and towels. As Bermuda offers a multitude of recreational activities, the resort’s concierge can arrange and customize a range of experiences with their local partners throughout the island. These can include anything from sunset sails and bike and kayak tours to Bermuda shipwreck snorkel excursions, and for the more adventurous – cliff diving.
Opal Sands Resort offers guests an upscale, modern, and coastal-inspired experience that exudes a South Beach vibe – but on Florida’s Gulf coast. Whether it’s a smoking cocktail at one of the bars, fresh pasta from at Sea-Guini, or one of 100+ indigenous dolphins swimming by, there’s always something new to be experienced at this beachfront hotspot. All 230 guest rooms and suites offer panoramic views of the Gulf of Mexico with spacious private balconies and other resort highlights include its creative cuisine, zero-entry pool, indoor-outdoor spa, upscale amenities, and local art collection. Rates start at $300 per night; plus save up to 30% on three-night stays or more.
Celebrating a milestone 100-year anniversary this year, the iconic Belmond El Encanto resort in Santa Barbara is an ideal destination for a last minute Labor Day getaway. The resort features incredible culinary, spa, and fitness experiences as well as 92 quintessential, California-styled suites and bungalows with sweeping views of the ‘American Riviera.’ If you visit Belmond El Encanto for Labor Day Weekend, you can experience a legendary Santa Barbara Polo match through the resort’s polo package. the Posh Polo Lounge or grandstand tickets, partake in local wine and brewery tastings and get on the field for the famous mid-game divot stomp. Experience ‘the sport of kings’ in all its glory, then return for a luxurious stay at Belmond El Encanto, the iconic Santa Barbara resort celebrating its 100th anniversary this year.
As the only luxury hotel at the base of Park City Mountain, Waldorf Astoria Park City is the country’s largest mountain resort and offers an award-winning spa, mountain cuisine at Powder, and the area’s best pool deck and amenities. This summer, the hotel is offering guests a new way to explore the mountains with an exclusive Harley-Davidson motorcycle rental experience called the Mountain Rider. Additionally, the hotel is also debuting a new poolside dining menu, exclusive kombucha offerings, and more.
Last, but certainly not least, is a luxury resort located in the heart of Lake Tahoe, California. The Ritz-Carlton Lake Tahoe is located mid-mountain on Northstar California, offering both lakeside and slope-side access. The concierge service at this majestic luxury resort can arrange a day of adventure on the mountain, a round of golf or a day of sailing on Lake Tahoe. Guests can rejuvenate with a sunrise yoga class and an evening crafting s’mores around a fire pit. Additional amenities include a lakeside retreat for select resort guests, a 17,000 sq. ft. slope-side day spa with adults-only, and private and group fitness classes.
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[Header image via Red Frog Beach Island Resort & Spa; article images c/o featured properties.]