Washingtonian Daily Deals
Up to 50 percent off chocolate, wine, cars, and more at Artfully Gifts & Chocolate
Artfully Gifts & Chocolate is the “AC” half of local favorite ACKC, with locations in DC’s Logan Circle and Alexandria. The emporium of chocolate confections, gifts, and artwork is offering three deals today: Pay $15 for a $30 gift card, $15 for $30 to spend at the Logan Circle location’s wine bar, or $19 for ten hot-chocolate concoctions (a $43 value).
$25 for $50 worth of food and drink at Russia House
Russia House in DC’s Dupont Circle serves Russian entrées such as chicken Kiev, small plates such as duck rillette and pelmini, a wide caviar selection, and obscure spirits from around the world. Have a $50 meal for half off.
$9 for a ticket to the Metropolitan Food, Libations & Luxury Home Show (a $20 value)
Gaylord National Hotel is hosting the Metropolitan Food, Libations & Luxury Home Show March 26 and 27 from 11 to 5. The event features food-and-drink tastings, live music, and more than 250 exhibits featuring home-design companies. This deal gets you a ticket for 55 percent off.
$15 for a six-month meal-planning package from the Six O’Clock Scramble (a $30 value)
The Six O’Clock Scramble is an online meal-planning service that gives you 30-minute-meal recipes, customizable menus, nutritional information, and more. Get a six-month membership for half off.
$55 for four half-hour piano lessons at AFL Studios (a $100 value)
Art For Life Studio in Northeast DC seeks to make music and arts education available to all—so if you’ve ever wanted to learn to play the piano, here’s your chance. The studio is offering four classes for pupils of any age and skill level for 45 percent off.
$40 for $80 worth of beachwear from SwimSpot.com
Get a jump on bathing-suit season with this deal from SwimSpot.com—pay $40 for $80 to spend on brand-name swimwear, coverups, and more.
$46 for six Baby Boot Camp classes (a $92 value)
Baby Boot Camp is a fitness regimen for new or expecting moms that employs your baby’s stroller and mixes Pilates, cardio, yoga, and abs exercises. The company also hosts monthly playmates, family activities, and Mom’s Night Out. Bring your bundle of joy and see if this workout system works for you with six trial classes for half off.
$50 or less for two VIP car-cleaning packages from Exotic Auto Detail (a $100 value)
Exotic Auto Detail in DC’s West End is offering its VIP package, which includes an exterior cleaning, inside-and-out window cleaning, tire dressing, interior and trunk vacuuming, and an interior dashboard and center console wipe-down. This deal gives you two VIP treatments, done biweekly, for half the price.
Check out Plum District, Deals for Deeds, and HomeRun for more deals.
$272 for a one-night stay for two in an executive junior suite in the Manhattan Club in New York City (a $467 value)
The Manhattan Club resort residence in the heart of New York City boasts Central Park views and is walking distance from Carnegie Hall, Rockefeller Center, and the Museum of Modern Art. This deal gives you one night in an executive junior suite—outfitted with a plush living room, flat-screen LCD TV, and fully equipped kitchenette—plus a complimentary dining card and breakfast. You can upgrade your package to include two mezzanine-level tickets to a Broadway show ($473) or make it a two-night stay in a two-bath suite plus the Broadway tickets ($863). See all LivingSocial Escapes.
$1,700 for a yoga and Ayurveda retreat in Kerala, India
The retreat is from March 23 through April 7 in Kerala, South India, which Lonely Planet and National Geographic rank as one of the must-see destinations in the world; it’s also one of India’s most developed states. This deal includes accommodations split among three hotels in three Kerala cities, one night in an air-conditioned houseboat on the backwaters of surrounding villages, some meals, entrance fees at monuments and attractions, cooking demos, and yoga sessions. You’ll need a tourist visa as well as a passport for this retreat. See all of MindBodyGreen’s yoga and wellness retreats.