TAKE HER OUT…MOTHER’S DAY – Sunday 19th March
Treat mum like a queen this Mother’s Day with our recommendations on some thoughtful days out and gift ideas.
Spa Treatments and Afternoon Tea | The Midland Hotel
The Indulgence package at The Midland provides you with a 50-minute spa treatment at the newly renovated Rena Spa, a glass of champagne, an afternoon tea in The Tea Room, and a £10 off retail voucher for £139pp. Treat your mum at the award- winning spa featuring pool, sauna, and steam room facilities with treatments including facials, body massages and wraps, maternity treatments, and a range of holistic treatments. Serving afternoon tea since 1903, The Midland is the prime spot for afternoon tea. It also boasts to be Manchester’s only setting dedicated to afternoon tea.
Monet’s Garden Beginners Painting Class | Inch Arts | 18th March
Accessible to all abilities, this painting class in Altrincham will give you time to bond with your mum while exploring a new hobby. This three-hour painting class at £45pp gives you the opportunity to recreate Monet’s famous waterlilies painting in acryl- ic paints. The session will involve a painting demonstration and step-by-step guidance while you paint with complimentary tea and coffee. All equipment and materials are included: “Just bring your imagination and prepare to have fun”.
Mumma Mia Mother’s Day Live Sing-Along Lunch | The Village Hotel Bury | 19th March
For the mums who feel more comfortable on the dance floor than in a dining room, The Village Hotel Bury has the solution. This Mumma Mia Sing-Along features an ABBA tribute band and cocktails so you can make your mum feel like the Dancing Queen she really is. Enjoy a three-course meal and bar at The Village Hotel. Drinks packages can be included in your ticket, or you can pay as you go. Prices for tickets start at £30pp and under two’s go free.
Mother’s Day Sunday Lunch | Browns’ | 19th March
Sometimes you can’t beat a traditional Sunday roast, so lay back as Browns does it all for you with its roast dinners and A La Carte menu with all your Brasserie favourites. The menu also includes Browns’ recommended wine pairings and some special Mother’s Day cocktails such as the Champagne Cosmopolitan so you can get the celebration started. Little Roasts are available for children up to the age of 10, making this a perfect family spot.
Mixology class | Blind Tyger
The creative alternative to an alcohol-fuelled night on the town, taking part in a mixology class together will still guarantee some high- spirited fun. A tailored two-hour session at Blind Tyger grants plenty of time to enjoy a crash course into the world of mixology and master your favourite tipples. After learning secrets behind each drink, guests will also be given their own gin infusion kits and takeaway cocktails to continue the celebrations at home.
Chocolate library | £14.99
Every sweet-toothed mum will appreciate a unique chocolate collection to savour and satisfy the taste buds this Mother’s Day. Montezuma’s eclectic chocolate library is an extra treat for book lovers, with quirky bars including Hot Pickle, Black Forest, and Happy Hippy making an exciting tasting range.
Floral robe | £245
Having something cosy to lounge around the house in is a true Mother’s Day treat. Blooming with sunflowers, tulips, roses, pansies, lilacs, daffodils, and lilies, Liberty’s spring-friendly print helps to welcome in a new season with an ultra-smooth and cool feel.
Wellbeing smartwatch | £44.99
Whether she’s a morning park run regular or starting a health kick, a simple smartwatch provides all the help needed to build new goals this year. With extra features for both mental and physical health, The Fitbit Inspire 2 is an easy-to-use entryway gadget to the growing health data landscape.
Oil Diffuser | £45
Whether its for a new bath time or bedtime routine, an oil diffuser has quickly become a self-care essential to instil calming vibes all around. The latest tech from Oliver Bonas comes in a neutral, understated design with pre-set time and light settings to achieve your ambience of choice.
Wellbeing box set | £113
Boosting health and relaxation, a luxury wellbeing box set can cater towards every mum’s individual needs. The latest Be Well Box For Her from Anatomé boasts botanical formulas designed to help practice self-care every day, including an illuminating avocado face oil and Anatomé’s popular sleep bath salts.