Amid the rush of the holiday season, it can be difficult to make time to find gifts as unique as each unique individual on your shopping list.
This year, simplify your shopping at The Grand America. Not only do we host five boutique retail outlets in one convenient location, each shop is staffed with sales specialists ready to offer insightful product knowledge and personalize your shopping experience.
Make a day of it! Plan your shopping trip around a relaxing Afternoon Tea service, a custom cocktail hour in the Gibson Lounge, or a dinner reservation at Laurel. Hassle-free covered parking is complimentary with validation from any of our shops or dining outlets (with purchase of $10 or more).
Ready to start checking names off of your list? Keep reading for our go-to guide on holiday shopping for each unique personality on your list.
The Classic Dad
Smathers & Branson Belts: For the classic dad who likes to jazz up formal attire, these fun and elegant needlepoint belts, available at our boutique Raindrops & Roses, will be sure to set him apart.
Jack Black Shave Lather & Beard Lube: Whether the dads on your list are clean shaven classics or bearded beauties, Jack Black, sold in The Grand Spa retail, has the luxurious products to keep him looking his best.
The Style Icon
Gucci Sunglasses: Need we elaborate? Our boutique Raindrops & Roses is a certified Gucci retailer and offers a wide variety of frames the fashion mavens on your list will adore.
Olaplex Hair Care: Every good style icon knows that fabulous hair is an accessory that is always in season. The Grand Spa retail carries OLAPLEX products, whose highly-nourishing formulas are proven to reduce breakage and visibly strengthen hair structure.
Cheeky Cocktail Syrups: Sunlight Sundries offers a variety of tools essential to any Mixologist, including muddlers and other bar tools, dried fruit garnishes, and Cheeky Cocktail Syrups. These delicious syrups make cocktail crafting easy. As featured in The New York Times, Food & Wine, The Washington Post, just to name a few—Cheeky syrups will take your Mixologist’s cocktails or mocktails to the next level.
Teaspressa: Cocktails with a fraction of the standard sugar content! Muddle one Teaspressa cube with a few drops of water to give any cocktail a punch of flavor. What’s more, these little cubes contain just one teaspoon of sugar, which is roughly 7 times less sugar than your average cocktail. Also available at Sunlight Sundries.
The Grand Collector
The Chamber Pillow: Bring home a bit of our in-room luxury. One of our most signature comforts is our Chamber Pillow. Designed as a perfect balance of luxury and support, this Grand America staple is sure to bring sweet dreams to everyone in your life. Available at The Grand Collection boutique.
The Laurel Collection: Take home a bit of Laurel, The Grand America’s incredibly stylish brasserie. The Grand Collection boutique offers various pieces from the table settings featured at Laurel, including plates, serving dishes, stemmed wine glasses, and cocktail goblets.
The Jet Setter
Our lifestyle boutique, Raindrops & Roses, has everything for the habitual traveler on your list. With upscale luggage tags and passport holders from Smathers & Branson, a wide variety of comfortable yet stylish loungewear, and an assortment of luxury bags of all sizes—from toiletry bags to carry-on luggage—you’ll find everything you need to upgrade your Jet Setters’ travel days.
The Self-care Aficionado
For the creatures of comfort on your list, stop in to The Grand Spa’s retail, located in the Spa’s reception. From Voluspa candles to lavender neck pillows to a variety of lotions, soaps, and other personal care products, there’s plenty to please the Self-care Aficionados on your list.
The Grand America is also home to the magical children’s boutique, JouJou. A child’s dream come true, JouJou showcases handcrafted items for all—from exploratory play for toddlers to engaging strategy games for teens.
The Make Believer: JouJou has a wide variety of special items that encourage imaginative play. For beautifully designed lifestyle play sets, such as play kitchens and workbenches, JouJou carries several different Wonder + Wise sets. JouJou also features Maileg toys. These special doll-like play sets include furniture, various household items, and clothing for their well-crafted animal dolls.
The Offline Gamer: For the kids who are all fun and games, JouJou has both classic and new games, puzzles of various levels and other brain teasers. Looking for the classic versions of staple games like Sorry, Monopoly, and Chutes and Ladders? JouJou has them all! Or, revitalize your game nights, with newer games like Pathagon, Twisty, Colorforms, and so much more.
The Backyard Buddy: While the winter weather may be keeping The Backyard Buddies indoors, JouJou has lots of specialty toys they will enjoy when spring rolls around such as Summer Camp sets from Professor Puzzle, including ring toss, skittles, and their special outdoors Explorer Kit. JouJou also has a number of classic outside activities, including sidewalk chalk sets from Twee and an Alice in Wonderland themed croquet set from Wonderland Games.
Want to gift your loved ones a Grand experience of their own? Our gift cards are redeemable for overnight stays, at all dining outlets, in the Shops at The Grand, and for services at our Five Star Grand Spa.