5 Ideas for a Girls' Weekend Getaway in Corpus Christi
It's true...you've been putting it off too long. It's time to finally plan your girls weekend getaway!
Planning doesn't have to be a burden when Visit Corpus Christi can do it all for you. So gather your girl gang and cheers with glasses of rose: here are 5 ideas and things to do for a girls weekend getaway to Corpus Christi, Texas.
1. Lunch at Hester’s Cafe
No girls trip in Corpus Christi is complete without a stop to Hester’s Cafe. This lunch and brunch spot has EVERYTHING from melt-in-your-mouth baked treats, hearty breakfast plates, lattes and mimosas to filling salads and sandwiches. Local tip: order the Swinney Switch Salad or the Laguna Club for a meal and get your sweet fix from the huge Texas brownie.
The location in the Art Museum of South Texas offers champagnes and wines paired with a gorgeous view overlooking the Corpus Christi Bay. You'll definitely want a picture of your squad brunchin' out on the patio.
What’s a girls weekend getaway without a spa day? Treat yourselves to relaxing and rejuvenating massages at June's Day Spa and bask in the beautiful and calming environment with your besties. After all, spa days are like a reset button on your life, right?
If a massage isn’t your thing, June’s Day Spa also offers manis, pedis and facials. You can find the list of services they offer here. So get penciled in and treat yo'self.
3. Happy Hour Eats and Drinks
After a long week, nothing feels better than unwinding over a few drinks with your girls — except when you can snag a great deal, too.
Head to House of Rock in the heart of downtown Corpus Christi for live music, gourmet pizzas and happy hour specials from 4 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Barton Street Pub is a hidden gem in Flour Bluff, best known for their happy hour every day from noon to 8:00 p.m.
Executive Surf Club supplies the most beer on tap in the downtown area, as well as a great lineup of live music. (Local Tip: Head on over to Surf Club for Tuesday Pint Night with $2 beer all night long)
Located right on Shoreline Blvd with both indoor and outdoor seating, Terrace Bar offers the best bay views in downtown Corpus Christi.
Ever tried going into downward dog on a paddleboard? In the middle of a bay? Here’s your chance! Situated on a houseboat in the downtown Corpus Christi Marina is the all-new Water Dog Floating Yoga! Water Dog is the world’s first floating yoga and fitness studio. And yes, it’s right here in Corpus Christi.
Water Dog Floating Yoga offers yoga and fitness classes on the upper deck, as well as Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) yoga, SUP Pilates and SUP Fit classes right on the water. Grab your girls and unwind with a calming sunset yoga session or start your day with an energizing sunrise class. Not to mention, you will fall in LOVE with the view.
5. Shop til You Drop
Ready to do some serious shopping? A girls weekend in Corpus Christi wouldn’t be complete without a trip to local shops and big-time spots! Start your shopping spree with an adventure to La Palmera. With over 100 shops and eateries, La Palmera is a premiere shopping and dining destination in the Coastal Bend. Feel like exploring more? Take your girl gang to Bleu Frog Mercantile for fine art, antiques, gourmet gifts and Texan and coastal home goods. Looking for a one-of-a-kind keepsake to take home? Treehouse Art Collective showcases the work of more than 25 artists and artisans from the Coastal Bend. Shop its selection of pottery, paintings, photography, jewelry and more.
Whether it's catching up with your squad for a long weekend or celebrating an occasion, Corpus Christi is the place to do it.
Check out Visit Corpus Christi and start planning a girls weekend getaway you'll always look back on. #SeeCC