We all know a mom who does too much. She bends over backward for everyone else but often forgets to stop and treat herself. Surprise mom with a getaway she won’t soon forget and plan the perfect Mother’s Day in Saluda, NC! Unplug and get lost in nature. Indulge in delicious food and fine wines. Splurge on a luxurious spa day. The possibilities are endless!
Read on to learn more about how to treat mom to a much-deserved vacation! Then, be sure to request access to our Vacation Guide for even more local insight regarding the best things to do in Western North Carolina.
5 of the Best Things to Do for Mother’s Day in Saluda, NC
1. Shop ‘Til You Drop
Shopping in the mountains of Western North Carolina is a one-of-a-kind experience. It’s so much more exciting than shopping at an outlet mall. Here, you will find unique antique shops, adorable craft and country stores, and various art galleries! Some of our favorite places to shop include:
- The Blue Ridge Parkway Folk Art Center
- Antique Tobacco Barn
- The Saluda Farmers Market
- The Village Potters
- & more!
2. Go for a Waterfall Hike
Waterfall hikes are the best because the reward for all that walking is well worth it. The views will take your breath away! Unplug, strap on your hiking boots, and hit the trails. Here are some of the best waterfall hikes near Saluda, NC:
- Big Bradley Falls
- Little Bradley Falls
- Pearson’s Falls
- Shunkawauken Falls
- & more!
3. Indulge in a Delicious Meal
We don’t know about you, but for us, eating is one of our favorite things to do when visiting a new destination! Lucky for you, The Orchard Inn not only offers a complimentary gourmet breakfast, but they also have an on-site restaurant, Newman’s, that offers unbelievable dinner options. To top it off, you can choose to dine outdoors, where towering mountain ranges will serve as the backdrop to your meal.
4. Be Pampered at the Spa
Who doesn’t love a spa day? We offer a variety of spa services at our inn that both you and your mom can enjoy! You know it’s been way too long since your mom let herself relax. Booking some time at the spa will surely help her unwind from all the stress she takes on! Some services you might like to consider include:
- A Hibiscus Purifying Facial
- A Beach Almond Firming Facial
- A Signature Massage
- A Hot Stone Massage
- & so much more!
5. Stay in Lovely Accommodations at The Orchard Inn
Make the most of your Mother’s Day in Saluda, NC, when you stay with us at The Orchard Inn! You’ll love taking in breathtaking views of the mountains from just about every vantage point on the property. Make yourself at home in our beautiful accommodations that range from quiet B&B rooms and private suites to gorgeous and cozy cottages. You can easily enhance your stay by adding extras to your visit. We’re happy to provide a bottle of champagne, chocolate-covered strawberries, and more! When you book your accommodations online, you’ll see the option to add these things to your reservation.
You know that your mom deserves the best. Give her the vacation of her dreams!