“KTLA’s Guy’s Guide to What Women Want” segment for Thursday, May 8, 2014, was presented by senior editor Gabe Saglie of Travelzoo.
“Something Local for Moms” (submitted by KTLA viewer Victoria Steinhorst of Long Beach)
Bliss Spa: Mom gets a signature 49-minute “blissage 49” plus a 60-minute “Fabulous Facial.” Mom gets full amenity access – saunas, relaxation room, brownie buffet – and 20 percent off all Bliss Spa products. Valid at four-star Bliss Spa inside the W Hollywood and the Bliss Spa inside the W Los Angeles (Westwood)
Price: $129 (regularly $255) Mom can enjoy any time through August
“Send Mom Packing to Las Vegas, Palm Springs or Cabo”
Signature Condo Hotel
Las Vegas Strip
Luxury 4-star sister property to the MGM Grand, featuring oversized suites, private gated entrance and 3 separate
towers, each with its own pool. Guests have access to the attached MGM Grand’s poolside amenities and casino. Suites feature a kitchenette with state-of-the-art appliances, pillow-top mattresses and HD flatscreen TVs.
Price: $69/night in a junior suite (mom can book anytime through December)
“La Quinta Resort & Club, a Waldorf Astoria Resort”
La Quinta/Palm Springs
Legendary luxury resort set on 45 lush acres, about 30 minutes from Palm Springs and dating back to 1926. Teeming with Old Hollywood charm, the resort was a favorite destination for Bette Davis and Clark Gable. Amenities include 41 pools, 53 hot tubs, 23 tennis courts, 7 restaurants, five championship golf courses and a full-service salon and spa.
Price: $149/night (53 percent off) w/upgrade to poolside room and daily $50 resort credit (mom can book anytime through September)
“Esperanza, an Auberge Resort”
Cabo San Lucas
Luxurious celeb-friendly five-star resort on the shores of the Sea of Cortez. This adults-only hotel boasts the only private beach in Los Cabos, infinity pools, three restaurants and two bars, and guests can take advantage of complimentary cooking, fitness and yoga classes. It ranked in Travel + Leisure’s list of 500 World’s Best Hotels from 2007-2014.
Price: $1,199 for three-night stay in Garden Casita (45 percent off) and includes $100 in spa credits and valet parking (mom can book anytime from June to early November, and Dec. 1-15)