3. The Estrella Spa at Viceroy Palm Springs
Palm Springs, CA
For a chic retreat, you and your friends can enjoy old-fashioned Hollywood-style luxury at this new resort and spa in the desert near the San Jacinto Mountains. The Spa for Your Senses package includes a pampering spa treatment, breakfast, and accommodations in a villa big enough for four guests. Each of you will receive a $30 breakfast credit at Citron restaurant, a $110 spa credit, and $40 worth of suncare products. Check out local vintage clothing and furniture shops, or head to the Desert Hills Premium Outlets for everything from Ferragamo to Motherhood Maternity. Hotel staff will arrange biking outings or yoga on the Estrella Spa Yoga Terrace. General manager Steven Cenicola will help you arrange your getaway, priced from $505 per night for a villa for four. 800-237-3687; www.estrellapalmsprings.com.