(Hot Springs, Virginia) – From the oldest spa in America to a guest list of 22 U.S. Presidents, history lives, breathes and even flows at The Homestead. With Presidents Weekend just around the corner, experience the birthplace of southern hospitality in suite accommodations fit for US leaders with the new Presidents Package from the historic luxury resort in Hot Springs, Virginia.
Named after the resort’s numerous Presidential guests, including President McKinley and Eisenhower, who loved to tee off at the Old Course, the five Presidential Suites at The Homestead rank among the most distinctive accommodations in Virginia. Located in the hotel’s East Wing, the Madison, McKinley, Taft, Wilson and Eisenhower suites are spacious and luxurious, with two master bedrooms and two grandly appointed bathrooms apiece, as well as a handsome parlor, foyer and sitting porch arrayed for perusing the beauty of the Allegheny Mountains surrounding the resort.
With the next Presidential election less than a year away, warm up through the month of February 2012 in a Presidential Suite with the NEW Presidents Package at The Homestead. The package includes:
- Two nights accommodation in a Presidential Suite
- Breakfast and Dinner included daily
- Four Passes to the Jefferson Pools (open on weekends)
- From $2,230 per night, taxes and 15% daily resort charge not included
- Available throughout the month of February 2012
With 3,000 acres the recreational possibilities are endless with snowmobiling, snowboarding, skating and skiing at the South’s original downhill ski area. There are also plenty of complimentary activities including evening movies at the resort’s historic 1920s 270-seat theater or afternoon tea in the Great Hall.
The nearby Jefferson Pools are natural mineral spring waters named after our third President, who would “take the waters” of the surrounding area, which are rumored to contained healing properties. The Gentleman’s Pool House, which opened in 1761, is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The Jefferson Pools are open every weekend in February.
Twenty-two American presidents have visited The Homestead either before, during, or following their administrations including: George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, William Howard Taft, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Ronald Reagan and Bill Clinton. Jacqueline Lee Bouvier Kennedy Onassis visited The Homestead as a child.
For more information or to reserve the Presidents Package at The Homestead, please contact (877) 549-9506. For more information about the resort, please visit www.thehomestead.com