From riding bikes in the mountains and poolside yoga, to escaping to the desert for a girls-only weekend, agents can now book clients traveling August through October on various activity-filled getaways.
Bikes & Beers
Hard work pays off at Basecamp Hotel in South Lake Tahoe, California, where the Bikes & Beers package offers guests a cold beer after a long day riding in the sun. The package, available now through October, allows cyclists of all levels to rent bikes and a trail map to explore miles of Class I bike trails. After the ride, guests can unwind in the Beer Garden with two complimentary glasses of Basecamp’s signature draft beer.
Basecamp’s Beer Garden is part of an extensive expansion at the resort that also includes new guestrooms. Open to the public Thursday to Sunday, Basecamp’s Beer Garden offers a selection of brats (a type of sausage served on a bun), burgers, salads, and craft beers along with live entertainment by local artists Friday and Saturday evenings.
Located a short walk away from the Lake Tahoe Basin and the Heavenly Gondola at Heavenly Mountain Resort, Basecamp Hotel combines the amenities and style of a boutique resort with the great outdoors. Rates for the Bikes & Beers package start at $194 per night. Rates for the hotel start at $175 per night. For more information, call (530) 208-0180 or visit basecamphotels.com.
Girl’s Ultimate Weekends
For two weekends this fall, the W Scottsdale in Scottsdale, Arizona is hosting an amped-up version of ladies’ night with upgraded nightlife, VIP services, and poolside perks for groups who book five or more rooms. The Girls Ultimate Weekends, held Aug. 21-23 and Oct. 2-4, is located at the W Scottsdale in the center of Scottsdale’s vibrant Entertainment District.
After checking in on Friday, guests enjoy their complimentary daytime cabana at the WET Pool with a welcome pitcher of W Scottsdale’s signature cocktail, Vitamin W. At night, they enjoy a free bottle of bubbly and live performance by the 76th Street Band at a VIP table in the Living Room. Guests can experience Scottsdale’s cultural scene on Saturday with lunch in Old Own Scottsdale or take a tour of the Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art. Their night ends back at the Living Room with live music by Angela Ferrari. On Sunday, guests can relax poolside under a daytime cabana. Rates start at $189 per night. Guests receive a complimentary upgrade to the Studio Suites when they book 5 rooms or more. For more information, call (480) 970-2132 or visit wscottsdalehotel.com/girlsweekend.
Poolside Rock ‘n’ Roll Yoga
Your clients can practice rock ‘n’ roll-style Vinyasa yoga on the U.S. East Coast during the 5-class bi-weekly summer series, Poolside Rock ‘n’ Roll Yoga, at the The Verb Hotel in Boston, Massachusetts. The retro-chic hotel has 94 artistically decorated rooms with views of the outdoor pool, Fenway Park and the surrounding neighborhood. It offers a fitness center, an outdoor pool and an inner courtyard.
Guests can exercise their mind and body while listening to rock music as instructor Chrissy Vaccaro demonstrates alignment-based Vinyasa postures and movements outdoors by the pool. The 75-minute class focuses on safety, entertainment and effectiveness. After class, guests sample light refreshments and enjoy a dip in the pool.
The next classes will be held on Aug. 19 and Sept. 2. Rates start at $287. For more information, call (617) 566-4500 or visit theverbhotel.com.