Mother-Daughter Manicures, Cookies & Milk And Swimming Lessons

Young guests of The Peninsula Group hotels in Chicago, Beverly Hills, and New York enjoy treats and programs to make their stay unforgettable. Each of the three Peninsula hotels caters to children in their own distinctive way and offer special rates for summer travel.

The Peninsula Chicago—Young girls can relax with mom at The Spa at The Peninsula Chicago with a treatment designed exclusively for mothers and daughters that includes sipping lemonade, nibbling on finger sandwiches and enjoying the pleasures of a manicure. The package is $195. When children check in at The Peninsula Chicago, special treats ranging from jelly beans, popcorn, or cookies in a novelty car-shaped box await them in their room. Kids are also provided with pint-size terry bathrobes perfect after a swim in the spa pool or after watching cartoons on the built-in, remote-controlled television above the bathtub in their room. Special summer packages at The Peninsula Chicago start at $295, and reservations can be made by calling 1-866-288-8889.

The Peninsula Beverly Hills—Children checking-in to The Peninsula Beverly Hills receive the celebrity treatment when they arrive to their room to find cookies and milk placed on a plate personalized with their name drizzled in chocolate. Guests between the ages of 10 and 16 years old receive a special hotel logo t-shirt. Suite guests with young babies are welcomed with beautiful luxury cribs outfitted with the finest custom-designed linens, and a delightful carved wooden basket filled with Burt`s Bees baby products, a rubber ducky, and a miniature blue or pink inner tube. Summer rates at The Peninsula Beverly Hills begin at $350 (subject to availability), and reservations can be at 1-800-462-7899.

The Peninsula New York—Kids can cool off after city sightseeing with one-on-one children’s swim instruction available at The Peninsula New York. The lessons cost $70.00 for a one-hour session and are held in the glass-enclosed pool located on the hotel’s 22nd floor, offering spectacular views of Manhattan. Children who enroll in a class also receive a complimentary CD from Kunduru Music created specifically for kids. To sign up for a class, please call The Peninsula Spa at (212) 903-3910.

Young travelers arriving to The Peninsula New York receive a messenger-style tote bag filled with an activity book and crayons, and waiting in their room are cookies in a car-shaped box. Children’s rollaway beds are available and come outfitted in novelty linens. For guests with babies, the hotel provides everything parents need on the road: including cribs, strollers, playpens, and safety bars. Terrycloth baby towels and toys, and a stuffed animal with a hotel logo t-shirt are also provided to young guests. Babysitting services and a selection of children’s videos and movies are available upon request.


Summer weekend packages at The Peninsula New York start at $350.00 per night including breakfast. For reservations, call 1-800-262-9467.