Your Guide to a Girls’ Weekend

The lobby of the spa at girls' weekend trip destination Catfish Bend Inn of Great River Hotels in Burlington, IAThe Spa at Catfish Bend

First Things First! There is no better way to start off the weekend with your besties than a great mani-pedi and facial. Five treatment rooms offer facials, body wraps, manicures, pedicures, and massage stations. Located beside the Catfish Bend Inn, this serene escape is the definition of pampered pleasure. Call to schedule your appointment.

3001 Winegard Drive; Burlington, Iowa 52601

Custom trip destination Snake Alley in the Heritage Hill historic district of Burlington, IA

Heritage Hill Historic District

Take a stroll down the beautifully decorated for winter Snake Alley, named “unbelievably crooked” by Ripley’s Believe It or Not! And while you are in the neighborhood check out Jefferson street for some fantastic shopping.

The Capitol Theater part of a custom trip near Great River Hotels in Burlington, IA

The Capitol Theater

One of the most modern and luxurious theaters of its time, the Capitol Theater symbolized hope for Burlington in the darkest days of the Depression. Opened on July 1, 1937 with “The Prince and the Pauper”. Its stunning Art Deco style facade and amazing live shows are worth the trip any time of year.

211 North 3rd Street; Burlington, Iowa 52601

Lindon Winery part of a custom trip near Great River Hotels in Burlington, IA

Lindon Winery

May we suggest a glass of local wine for the afternoon? Lindon Wines produces grape wines only from locally grown cold hardy varieties in Iowa. Tour the winery and sample wines in the tasting room by appointment.

12646 US-61; Burlington, Iowa 52601