Last-Minute Travel Ideas for Father's Day


With Father’s Day right around the corner, Travel Agent has rounded up some notable destinations your clients may want to consider when making their travel plans.

Harrah’s Resort SoCal, Valley Center, California

This Father’s Day Weekend, Harrah’s Resort SoCal is offering exclusive “Beer Tours” throughout Valley Center. Guests will be guided by the resort’s concierge staff on a scenic walk from 11 am to 4 pm, every Saturday. 

On the June 20 tour, guides will take fathers to three nearby breweries where they can learn more about the brewing industry and enjoy locally crafted beers. Guests will then visit Mother Earth, Belching Beaver and Iron Fist Breweries. The tour starts at $110 per person and includes tastings, tours, and a luncheon. 

Fathers and families looking for a relaxing weekend getaway can arrange any of the resort’s spa services, including traditional Swedish and Hot Stone massages. Treatments start at $105 for 50 minutes. Dads can also take advantage of the spa’s June specials, featuring an 80-minute Citrus-Refreshing Body Buff starting at $160 and a 50-minute “Brighten Up” facial starting at $100. 


The Wigwam, Litchfield Park, Arizona

The Wigwam in Litchfield Park, Arizona, is offering special golf promotions for families staying throughout Father’s Day weekend.

The package features a round of golf at any of the resort’s three 18-hole golf courses, a couple of sleeves of Titleist Velocity Golf Balls, and one-hour golf lesson at the Warren Schutte Players Academy. Valued at $149, The Wigwam is offering this special golf outing for $75 during Father’s Day Weekend. After golfing, fathers can enjoy a 20 percent discount on all men’s clothes at the golf shop through June 21. 

The hotel also features two pools with private cabanas and the Red Door Spa including a lap pool, couples suites, 15 treatment rooms, and private outdoor showers to keep guests relaxed and rejuvenated. Families can also participate in an outdoor bocce ball tournament at the hotel’s bocce courts. The Wigwam’s six farm-to-table dining options, including the hotel’s signature restaurant Litchfield’s, can also be booked for Father’s Day feasts. 



Valencia Resort and Spa, San Diego, California

Rancho Valencia Resort & Spa in San Diego announced that it will be hosting its annual Father’s Day BBQ Brunch on its on Sunday June 21. From 10:30 am to 2 pm, families will enjoy a selection of gourmet BBQ favorites while listening to live performances from the School of Rock. Dads can indulge in the resort’s beer garden or brunch spread, which includes buttermilk pancakes, BBQ classics, eggs benedict, and a sundae bar. Families will also get a chance to participate in a variety of kid-friendly activities such as key chain making, a blowup jump house, a photo booth, and a surf ride simulator. The all-inclusive BBQ party starts at $105 for adults and $40 for kids under 11. 

For more information, call 858-759-6246. 

For a more relaxing getaway, fathers and families alike can enjoy the resort’s onsite spa, Yoga Pavilion, and Pilates studio. For more information on spa bookings, treatments, and reservations, contact the spa concierge at 858-759-6490. 

Aulani Disney Resort and Spa, Ko Olina, Hawaii

Aulani Disney Resort & Spa in Ko Olina, Hawaii, is offering exclusive family-friendly promotions at the resort’s Ko Olina Golf Club this weekend. The 18-hole golf course, designed by architect Ted Robinson, is set on the resort’s beachfront property. 

On Sunday, June 21, children under 17 will play free when accompanied by an adult. Guests of the resort can also enjoy exclusive golf promotions, including packages at the Aulani Golf Clinic, discount rates, and more.

Visit for more information on Father’s Day golf outings. 

Guests looking to relax with the whole family can also visit Aulani’s Laniwai Spa. The on-property wellness center has Signature Therapy packages designed for both teens and parents. While parents can enjoy a Signature or Couples treatment, kids ages 13 to 17 can retreat to Painted Sky Teen Spa for DIY mixology body polishes, computer stations, and interactive retail. 


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Manchester Grand Hyatt, San Diego, California

The Manchester Grand Hyatt in San Diego is offering a variety of activities, promotions, and more for this upcoming Father’s Day Weekend. 

Located on the beach and the nearby Gaslamp Quarter, the Manchester Grand Hyatt gives families plenty of opportunities to explore and relax in California. This Father’s Day, book a table at any of the resort’s family-friendly restaurants. Redfield’s Sports Bar offers craft and local beers, as well as fine cigars to accompany guest favorites like loaded nachos and prime rib sliders. 

Guests can also dine at Sally’s Seafood on the Water for panoramic views of San Diego’s harbor. Guests can enjoy traditional California cuisine such as Chili Marinated Alaskan Halibut, Crab Cakes, and Diver Scallops. To make this Father’s Day a truly unique dining experience, guests can request the Hyatt’s Chef’s Table where they will be served a private, personalized meal. 

Grand Hyatt is also offering a variety of summer promotions, including breakfast packages and gift cards 

Visit or call 619-232-1234.