Spoil Mom with these 11 Things to Do for Mother's Day in Atlanta

Give Mom a Mother's Day to remember.
  • Show Mama lots of love this Mother's Day. (Joleen Pete Photography)
    Show Mama lots of love this Mother's Day. (Joleen Pete Photography)
  • Send Mom to one of the best spas in Atlanta.
    Send Mom to one of the best spas in Atlanta.

Updated April 2018.

Mother’s Day is May 13, and it’s not too early to start planning. Looking for a decadent way to spoil Mom this year? We’ve picked out the creme de la creme of ideas for treating Mom to a Mother’s Day she will never forget.

Treat her to an outrageous Mother’s Day brunch.

  1. St. Regis Exquisite Brunch – The St. Regis is known for its elegant and exquisite Mother’s Day brunch. Held in Astor’s Court overlooking the magnificent lobby and crystal chandelier, the brunch features “impeccable service, elegant ambiance and an abundance of delectable cuisine.” Two seatings include carving stations, seafood display and extravagant dessert selection. Live music fills the wine room. $149 adults; $75 children 8 to 12; $59 children 4 to 7; free for children up to age 3.

  2. Lanier Islands Brunch – Really treat Mom to a “destination” brunch at Lanier Island’s delectable brunch in the Legacy Lodge’s Grand Ballroom. The executive chef and his team have mouthwatering treats planned for the buffet including egg station, salad station, hand-carved meats, exquisite desserts, special kids items and so much more. $61.95 adults; $49.95 seniors; $29.95 children 6 to 12; free for children 5 and younger. 

  3. Ritz Carlton Brunch – Celebrate with a special brunch for Mom which includes "various carving stations, raw bar, caviar on ice and desserts such as Banana Split Crème Brûlée and Boysenberry Cheesecake. Children can create a flower bouquet just for Mom at the flower cart and select truffles from the Chocolatier." Reservations required. $130 adults; $55 children, ages 5 through 12. Valet parking included. 

  4. Here is a list of Atlanta’s favorite brunch restaurants with bottomless mimosas. Cheers.

Spoil her with a luxurious spa treatment.

  1. "Mother-load" Spa Package for Mother's Day – Treat Mom to an exclusive spa-cation package at The Whitley, through April 30. Located in Buckhead, this luxurious hotel feature beautiful living spaces, a great view of the Atlanta skyline, and Southern hospitality. This spa-cation includes a 50-minute Momosa massage incorporating an organic, nutrient-rich champagne and citrus oil blend, Mother Glows Best facial and Momma Mia Manicure and Pedicure. Sign us up! 

  2. Four Seasons Hotel – Designed for peace, tranquility and privacy, the Spa at Four Seasons features 10 treatment rooms, all soundproofed for a secluded retreat. The palette throughout the space mirrors nature’s calming influence allowing full relaxation and rejuvenation from the broad array of services ranging from facials to days of pampering.

  3. Treat Mom to one of these 8 best spas for facials in Atlanta

Give her the perfect gift.

  1. Find legendary shopping at Lenox Square and Phipps Plaza. These malls feature some of the top retailers in the world, making them the ideal spot to find the perfect gift for Mom. How about a beautiful pair of earrings from Tiffany & Co., a Burberry scarf or a Coach bag?

  2. Treat Mom to a day of shopping at Atlanta's ultimate luxury shopping spot, The Shops Buckhead Atlanta. Home to the best of the best in brands and exquisite dining, a day here will be truly memorable for a mama with style and class.

Send her on a weekend getaway.

  1. Maybe Mom needs to get away from it all for a few days. Treat her to a relaxing getaway at Barnsley resort. With the special Mother’s Day package, Mom can spend two nights in a luxurious cottage and get pampered in the spa or take advantage an array of activities ranging from horseback riding or canoeing to golf or a bicycle ride around the gorgeous grounds. Mom can also enjoy top-notch dining in one of Barnsley’s restaurants. Treat her to a weekend sure to help relax and rejuvenate.

  2. Looking for even more ideas and events, check out our Mother’s Day page

Joleen Pete lives outside Atlanta with her husband and their 5-year-old son. On the weekends they enjoy going into the city for family fun and exploration. Joleen is the professional photographer behind Joleen Pete Photography and family blogger behind Love, Joleen.

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