Let’s Go Girls: Ladies’ Getaway In JXN

From indulging in spa treatments and invigorating yoga sessions to top shopping and dining experiences that rival any large city, Jackson has everything you need for a short getaway with the girls.

Discover our favorite local spots that promise to leave you feeling refreshed, rejuvenated, and inspired.

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Soul Spa at The Westin Jackson
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Day of Pampering at Soul Spa

The perfect way to kick-start your ladies' getaway is by immersing yourself in the tranquil ambiance of Soul Spa at The Westin Jackson. Located in the heart of downtown, this haven of relaxation and wellness offers a range of luxurious treatments and products designed to pamper from tip to toe. From soothing massages to rejuvenating facials and indulgent spa packages, you'll find a blissful escape from the stresses of everyday life.

Fondren Fitness Yoga
Fondren Fitness
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Sweat & Stretch with a Group Fitness Class

For those seeking to balance their mind and body, Jackson has two excellent options: StudiOm Yoga and Fondren Fitness. StudiOm Yoga offers a serene atmosphere where you can deepen your practice through various yoga classes, including Vinyasa and Restorative, as well as Mat Pilates. Fondren Fitness, on the other hand, offers a more dynamic approach with its diverse fitness classes. Whether you prefer yoga or a high-energy workout, these studios provide the ideal setting to focus on your well-being and sweat it out with friends.

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Saltine Oyster Bar & Restaurant
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Happy Hour & Lunch Go-Tos

After a fulfilling morning of self-care, gather your girlfriends for a happy hour or lunch and dive into the vibrant culinary scene of Fondren. This historic business district in Jackson is brimming with dining options, from Southern faire at Saltine, to soul-warming ramen at Zundo Ramen and mouthwatering tacos at Green Ghost Tacos. You can even gather your gang for a lively game of midday boozy bowling at Highball Lanes, where friendly competition is paired with creative cocktails, small bites, and shareable mains.

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Highland Village

Retail Therapy at Highland Village

No ladies' getaway is complete without a shopping spree, and Highland Village provides the ultimate retail therapy experience. Whether you're searching for fashion-forward clothing, unique accessories, or one-of-a-kind home decor, this upscale shopping destination offers a treasure trove of options to satisfy your inner shopaholic. Plus, multiple dining and drink options like Aplos Mediterranean and Tuk Tuk Boom can be found throughout for a quick refresh.

Pulito Osteria pizza
Pulito Osteria
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Dinner & Dessert at Belhaven Town Center

As the sun sets on your getaway, head over to Belhaven Town Center to discover a culinary hub. With a variety of restaurants to choose from, ranging from cozy Italian eatery Pulito Osteria to James Beard-nominated and French-inspired Elvie’s, you and your girlfriends can plan out a restaurant “hop” to sample some of the best Jackson eats. Afterward, satisfy your sweet tooth with a visit to MayDay Ice Cream, or wind down outside with a craft beer or cider at Fertile Ground Beer Co.

Anne Marie Hanna


Anne Marie Hanna