Mothers and daughters share a special bond that takes them through life. Treat yourself and spend some quality time with that special woman in your life. Plan a getaway and make memories that will last a lifetime. Here are just 15 ideas for Mother-Daughter Getaways in New Brunswick.
Go Glamping in a Treehouse
Campingdoesn’t mean that you have to rough it in the woods. Escape the hustle and bustle of daily life and live in a tree. Miramichi Treehouse & Camping Adventure offers 12 treehouses in the warmer months. Some offer electricity, firepits, and huge decks to relax on. Go for a hike, try to find a geocache, or take a dip in the pool while you make precious memories together.
May to October
Miramichi Treehouse & Camping Adventures, 116 North Black River Road, Black River Bridge
Enjoy Sunday Brunch at Algonquin
Luxury is everywhere in The Algonquin Resort, from it’s princess-style beds to the crystal chandeliers to Braxton’s Restaurant iconic Sunday’s Brunch. Enjoy a night stay in one of their luxury rooms and wake up late for the Sunday Brunch Buffet with their Bed and Brunch package.
The Algonquin Resort, 184 Adolphus Street, St. Andrews
Stay on Grand Manan Island at The Inn at Whale Cove Cottages
Grand Manan Island looks like a postcard with its lone lighthouse and the emerald cliffs that surround it. Take a break and getaway from it all and stay on the picturesque the island. The Inn at Whale Cove Cottages offers rustic comfort in its Cape Cod inspired cottages. Hike, kayak, beach comb and even whale watch around the island.
Inn at Whale Cove Cottage, 120 Whistle Road, Grand Manan
Stay in the Oasis
The Teardrop-shaped dwelling is a pleasant surprise for campers. No need to pitch a tent, so you have more time to explore the forest. Relax by the fire pit in the evening. Fall asleep watching the stars from the windows in the bright blue building.
Point Wolfe Campground, Fundy National Park, Alma
Strolling and Tasting
Taste your way around Shediac, and find out why Shediac is said to have the best lobster in the world. Take a photo with the giant lobster before starting the tour at the Viva Shediac tent. Make sure to wear comfortable shoes because the long tour is a 3.4 km walk. If you are not hungry, the short tour explores Shediac downtown’s history. Or kick off the weekend with a Thur-yay tour where you sample three tasting and drink pairings.
229 Rue Main, Shediac, NB
Bay of Fundy Seafood Tasting TourTaste the catch of the day at Canada’s oldest market. Go behind the scenes at the Saint John City Market, and try iconic seafood dishes like fresh oysters on the half shell and smoked salmon. Make sure to wear comfortable shoes because the tour leaves the market to visit 4 other iconic locations including two craft breweries.
Chance Harbour Nature Spa
Getaway from it all and experience thermal therapy.Take a girls day or spend a few days at the beautiful beachfront cabins. Warm-up in the Finland sauna and hot pool then cool off in the cold water. After treating yourself to thermal therapy, relax by the wood-burning stove in the Polar Bear Cafe.
110 Cranberry Head Road, Chance Harbour
Auberge de la Vallee
Enjoy a Mother and Daughter day with a relaxing day at the spa. The Spa at the lovely Auberge de la Vallee offers a Mother and Daughter Day package. Relax with a massage, facial, manicure and pedicure. There is also a discovery package for younger daughters who want to feel like a princess.
1810 Vallee Lourdes, Bathurst
Casino New Brunswick
Take in a show, hit the casino, enjoy some great food, relax in the spa, or just spend a night in a luxury hotel, Casino New Brunswick offers something for everyone. Located in Moncton, the Casino is near Magnetic Hill Zoo, Magic Mountain Splash Zone, USVA Spa Nordik and Magnetic Hill Winery if you are looking for more adventures to experience together.
21 Casino Drive, Moncton
Spend a girls weekend at the Broadleaf Ranch in one of their 6 themed Glamping Units, 3 Country Cabins, or Mountain Chalet. The ranch has a wide variety of packages that you can choose from to make special memories, which include Horseback Trail Rides, Wagon/Sleigh Rides, Biking, Hiking, Canoeing, Indoor Low Elements Challenge Course, and a Rock Climbing Wall.
5526 Rte. 114, Hopewell Hill, Albert County, New Brunswick
Go Skiing or Snowboarding at Poley Mountain
During the colder months, hit the slopes for a snowy getaway. No matter if it is your first time skiing or snowboarding, or if you are an expert, there is a hill that is perfect for you. Glide down one of their perfectly groomed 32 trails. The fun doesn’t stop at dusk, they have 10 trails that stay open for night skiing and snowboarding.
69 Poley Mountain Road, Waterford
Covered Bridge Golf Club
Hit the greens at Covered Bridge Golf Club. Play one day or stay one or two nights and play unlimited golf with their stay and play packages. Take in the breathtaking views while testing your golf skills on challenging holes.
190 Golf Club Rd, Hartland
Explore Magnetic HillMagnetic Hill is known for being able to pull a car uphill backwards when it is in neutral. Its also home to lots of family fun. Splash around and ride classic amusement rides at Magic Mountain. Right across the road is Magnetic Hill Zoo.
150 Magic Mountain Road, Moncton
Go Whale Watching
Go whale watching on a tall ship. Leaving the historic shores of Saint Andrews, Jolly Breeze Tall Ship Whale Adventures allows you an up-close look at whales and porpoises. The tour offers fun activities while you are heading out to see the whales. Check out the touch tank to see and touch crabs and starfish.
4 King Street, Saint Andrews Wharf, Saint Andrews
Kayak Around Grand Anse
See the sandy rock walls of Grand Anse from the Bay des Chaleurs after learning how to sea kayak. After paddling to caves in the sea cliffs, enjoy a meal of freshly prepared mussels. After the tour, take time to see what the cliffs look like from the top.
Pokeshaw Rock, Pokeshaw