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La Quinta giving gearheads chance to rev up some pretty hot rides

Girls with gearhead boyfriends or vice versa, who are looking for a fun escape that includes hot rides along with the usual fine dining and R&R, should check out this deal from La Quinta Resort & Club. On October 15, 2014 through October 20, 2014 the hotel is featuring A Waldorf Astoria Driving Experience that puts you behind the wheel of three incredible luxury cars.

A gearheads getaway to La Quinta
Courtesy of La Quinta Resort

Under the guidance of world-class professional racecar driver and Belgian champion Didier Theys, guests will drive the technological tour-de-force Ferrari 458 Italia Spider, McLaren MP4-12C and sleek Porsche 911 Turbo.

The package includes accommodations and three-hour Driving Experience for two and costs $1,258 and up plus taxes and resort fees. The hotel is also highlighting a companion spa service called the Spa La Quinta’s® new high octane Grand Prix revitalization treatment that’s 120-minutes of bliss with a massage, express facial and hot oil scalp treatment ($280.00).

Driver will get an introduction and tutorial about each vehicle by excursion leader Theys then set out behind the wheels on a bespoke and breathtaking driving tour, rotating cars and drivers along the way. The pre-arranged course will take guests through some of the region’s most inspirational environments, traversing porcelain dunes and mirage-inducing straightaways as well as scenic stops along the San Bernardino National Forest and Big Bear Mountain. Waldorf Astoria Ultimate Driving Experiences are presented in partnership with DXL US.

For more information go www.laquintaresorth.com/stay/special-offers or call 760-564-4111

The driving experience program will rev its engines at six of Waldorf Astoria’s 29 properties, including:

  • · Waldorf Astoria Park City – Park City, Utah, September 30 – October 5
  • · La Quinta, A Waldorf Astoria Resort – Palm Springs, Calif., October 15 – 20
  • · The Boulders, A Waldorf Astoria Resort – Scottsdale, Ariz., October 24 – 29
  • · The Roosevelt, A Waldorf Astoria Hotel – New Orleans, La., November 6 – 11
  • · Boca Raton Resort & Club, A Waldorf Astoria Resort – Boca Raton, Fla., November 14 – 19
  • · Arizona Biltmore, A Waldorf Astoria Resort – Phoenix, Ariz., December 2 – 7