How to celebrate Mother’s Day with your leading ladyWednesday 22 March 2017 by Florence Evans Mother's day is the perfect chance to really treat the most special woman in your life, your mum! Whether afternoon tea and manicures is her thing or not, we've got together our top picks of things to do this Mothering Sunday.
If your Mum is a true glamour-puss, then she’ll simply an indulgent treatment or two. Take her on a day out at a beauty salon or spa nearby and she won’t have to lift a finger. If you have an extended family or big group of mothers and daughter, why not try Milk - they bring treatments to you, wherever you are. Spa day in your SACO apartment?
Bath – The Thermae Bath Spa is perfect for energizing whole-body treatments and aromatherapy to revitalise you from the inside out. Treat your mum to one of their special packages - including rejuvenating facials, relaxing massages or deluxe treatments such as manicures and pedicures.
Manchester – The Bali Health Lounge in Chinatown epitomises zen (essential for busy Mums) as well as the Spa Satori in the city’s Northern Quarter. Treat your mum to a day out here and splash out on some rejuvenating treatments.
London – London’s best and most glamourous salons such as Fulham’s Blush and Blow and The Ritz Salon have amazing Mother’s Day packages. Make it a day to remember!
Enjoy Afternoon Tea
The perfect mix of sweet and savory, Afternoon Tea is the perfect way to make you mum feel like the queen she is. Throw away your healthy regime and enjoy the high life with a delicious selection of delicately sliced sandwiches, freshly baked scones and cream, little cakes and lusciously crisp pastries. And why not accompany the spread with something bubbly to help it go down, - really go the extra mile? Afternoon Tea epitomises indulgence and is truly a delight to be savored.
London – The choice of Afternoon Tea in the London is endless. Feel like Grace Kelly at The Ritz, in a truly regal backdrop, or start with Afternoon Tea at Aqua Shard and skip the prosecco, moving on to tasteful cocktails later at night.
Bristol – The Avon Gorge Hotel has breath-taking views alongside a scrumptious spread of goodies. Finish with homemade apple candy floss for something a little different.
Cardiff – The Grey restaurant at the Hilton hotel prepares some wonderful treats – sit back and savour Battenberg slices, fluffy scones and more, accompanying a view of Cardiff Castle.
Manchester – Take Afternoon Tea at The Midland Hotel. With over 100 years of history behind it, The Midland has mastered the art of the perfect tea, prepared with love and full of the most amazing flavours.
Be Dazzled by a theatre production
The UK’s cities are teeming with musicals and plays, be it something upbeat and jolly or an exciting thriller. No matter what you opt for, you’re sure to please the leading lady in your life with an evening of simply sitting back and enjoying the show.
Bristol – The Bristol Hippodrome has plenty to choose from to treat your mum. The Red Shoes and Singing In The Rain are sure to fill you with good old-fashioned music and bring back nostalgic memories.
Dine out this Mother’s Day and make the most of the opportunity to have a proper catch up over some good food. No matter where you are there’s sure to be an independent gem nearby that will hit the spot – and provide the best service for you and your Mum.
Glasgow – Sitting pretty within the ever-charming Princes Square, The Restaurant Bar & Grill is a stunning eatery that showcases classic seasonal cooking and an impressive roster of cocktails.
Cardiff – The Potted Pig can provide the mother of all Sunday lunches. Choose from hearty roasts that are considerately sourced and immaculately presented. If this isn’t for you, they also have a wonderful selection of fish and Mediterranean dishes for you to choose from.
London – Located just a stroll away from SACO The Cannon, One Lombard Street is where the city of London meets for incredible dishes designed to excite your taste buds. The restaurant is a magnificent Grade II listed building, and offers sophisticated starters, delicate fish plates and delightful mains sure to please.