ST. LOUIS, MO. – April 16, 2015 -- Mother’s Day will be celebrated throughout the month of May this year, as The Ritz-Carlton, St. Louis welcomes local and overnight guests for Mother’s Day Saturday Tea, Mother’s Day Sunday Brunch, and a special series of Afternoon Teas for the Generations. The Ritz-Carlton will also offer a limited-edition overnight shopping experience just for May, designed to provide the ultimate luxury hotel getaway along with a one-of-a-kind St. Louis shopping adventure.
2015 Mother’s Month festivities at The Ritz-Carlton, St. Louis will include:
Afternoon Tea for the Generations: A Month-Long Tribute to Mothers and Families
May 2, 16, 23 and 30
Presented on select Saturdays, the hotel’s Afternoon Tea for the Generations will take place on May 2, 16, 23 and 30, with seatings offered at 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. This Lobby Lounge experience will feature traditional Afternoon Tea -- complete with mini-sandwiches, scones, sweet treats and a selection of brewed teas. Additionally, the hotel culinary team will present a few special culinary surprises to delight family members of all ages. Afternoon Tea for the Generations is priced at $39 USD for adults and $29 USD for children five to 12 years of age. An enhanced royal version for adults includes continuous sparkling wine service and is priced at $54 USD per person. Reservations are required and may be requested at (314) 863-6300, extension 433. Prices exclude tax and gratuity.
Mother’s Day Weekend Saturday Tea – May 9
This annual Lobby Lounge event is a beloved tradition at The Ritz-Carlton, St. Louis. The day’s menu will feature holiday treats sure to delight those in attendance, as the Chefs of The Ritz-Carlton will present a heartwarming holiday surprise to honor Mother’s Day guests. Serving a menu of flavorful mini-sandwiches, scones, sweet treats and a selection of brewed teas, Mother’s Day Saturday Tea is priced at $49 USD or $39 USD for a cream tea experience (including tea and scones only). Pricing for children five to 12 years of age is $39 USD. Reservations are required and may be requested at (314) 863-6300, extension 433. Prices exclude tax and gratuity.
Mother’s Day Brunch Buffet – Sunday, May 10
The hotel’s annual Mother’s Day Brunch will take place in The Restaurant on Sunday, May 10 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Priced at $89 USD for adults and $44.50 USD for children five to 12 years of age, the popular buffet menu will feature carving stations presenting herb-marinated prime rib, fresh glazed snapper and barbecued shrimp. Further highlights will include a seafood raw bar, sushi, mahi mahi, pork loin, petit filet, free-range chicken and a wide array of breakfast favorites, along with fresh fruits, vegetables and side dishes, salads, charcuterie and an irresistibly lavish dessert spread. A children’s buffet will also be featured for younger guests. Reservations are required and may be requested at (314) 863-6300, extension 433. Prices exclude tax and gratuity.
Bejeweled and Bedazzled: A Mother’s Month Overnight Experience
Presented by The Ritz-Carlton, St. Louis and Neiman Marcus St. Louis
A one-of-a-kind getaway for mothers and May travelers, Bejeweled and Bedazzled presents an enticing new take on retail therapy. The luxurious overnight package features a one-night hotel stay complete with treasured Ritz-Carlton amenities, a dream St. Louis shopping excursion, and memorable gifts and delights both from the hotel and from Neiman Marcus. The package is priced from $599 USD per night, with Suite and Club options available. Inclusions feature:
Deluxe accommodations at The Ritz-Carlton, St. Louis
$500 Neiman Marcus in-room gift package (one per room per stay)
$250 Neiman Marcus Gift Card, presented during guest’s visit to Neiman Marcus in St. Louis (one per room per stay)
VIP privileges and amenities during Neiman Marcus St. Louis visit, including a champagne welcome, private jewelry showing, cleaning of jewelry worn by guest(s) and a stylist-guided personal shopping experience
Private car transportation between The Ritz-Carlton and Neiman Marcus
Ritz-Carlton Truffle Turndown
Breakfast for two
Two luxurious, special-edition Ritz-Carlton bathrobes to take home and enjoy
Overnight hotel parking
Option to upgrade to the hotel’s exclusive Ritz-Carlton Club Level, providing access to The Club Lounge and its daily complimentary food and beverage presentations
Reservations for the Bejeweled and Bedazzled package may be made at www.ritzcarlton.com/stlouis, by toll-free telephone at 1-800-241-3333 or through a travel professional. Neiman Marcus in St. Louis is open daily, as is its Designer Jewelry department. The store’s Precious Jewelry Salon is closed on Sundays and holidays. The package’s breakfast for two excludes Mother’s Day Brunch on May 10, which would require a separate purchase.