This Black-Owned 5-Star Resort Is The Spot For Your Next Girls’ Getaway

Sometimes you and your girls need a chill vibe to reconnect. If so, book a stay at Salamander Resort & Spa, owned by BET co-founder Sheila Johnson in Middleburg, Virginia.

Salamander Resort & Spa is the only 5-star, black-owned resort in the U.S and is perfect for a girls’ getaway that emphasizes relaxation, self-care, and indulgence.

The resort includes a 23,000-square-foot spa, infinity pool with cabanas, and 5-star dining. Salamander Spa offers a unique health and wellness journey tailored to your specific well-being needs.

Featuring integrative and regionalized treatments as well as holistic and result-driven therapies, the spa allows you to glide from whirlpool to massage to the steam shower and repeat.

With complimentary car service to the local wineries, you can also spend a carefree day sipping the finest Virginia wine while taking in the sites.

If those aren't enough, Salamander also offers tennis courts, a complimentary putting green for aspiring golfers, full equestrian center, and lawn games including croquet, and life-sized chess.

Salamander is also a foodie’s dream, with  no shortage of options for great food and lively cocktails. 

With a grill, wine bar, and more casual ‘market”, you can enjoy everything from sushi to hamburgers prepared by an acclaimed chef while overlooking the stunning countryside.

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