The Spa at Ballantyne

Special Events Designed to Delight

The Ballantyne offers monthly tastings, teas and culinary events. For special holiday seasons, bountiful brunches and specialty events are open to all. Many events require advance reservations to guarantee their availability.

Tastings at Gallery Bar

Enjoy monthly tastings paired with complementing light bites. Each tasting begins at 6:30 pm in Gallery Bar and is $25 per person. Please reserve in advance at (704) 248-4100.

  • June 5 Summer in Tuscany
  • June 12 Liquid Arts with a Punch
  • June 19 Pacific Pinot Battle Oregon vs California

Queen Elizabeth’s Birthday Tea

The Ballantyne will feature Queen Elizabeth’s Birthday Tea, which will be celebrated the week of The Queen’s official birthday, June 3 – 6. The culinary team will present Her Majesty’s favorites with the option to add a Champagne Royale for $8 or Pimm’s & Gin Cocktail (Queen Elizabeth’s beverage of choice) for $10. The cost is $36 for adults and $18 for junior patrons (excluding tax & gratuity). Reservations are required at (704) 248-4100.


The Whiskey Club of Ballantyne

Enjoy monthly whiskey tasting complemented by light hors d’oeuvres from 6:30pm – 8pm. Reservations are required due to limited seating at (704) 248-4100.

  • May 29 – All About the Barrels $40 per person (plus tax and gratuity)
  • June 26 – American Whiskey $40 per person (plus tax and gratuity)
  • July 31 – Highland Single Malt Scotch $40 per person (plus tax and gratuity)
  • August 28 – Bourbon Whiskey Dinner Event $75 (plus tax and gratuity)
  • September 25 – North Carolina Whiskey $40 per person (plus tax and gratuity)
  • October 30 – Islay and Island Malts of Scotland $40 per person (plus tax and gratuity)
  • November 20 – Johnnie Walker Scotch $40 per person (plus tax and gratuity)

Wine Special at Gallery Restaurant

  • Sundays - Half-priced Wine Bottles (less than $100)

Weekend Brunch

Enjoy a delicious brunch menu available in Gallery Restaurant Saturday and Sundays, 7am-2:30pm.


Afternoon Teas

Afternoon Tea is served Wednesday through Saturday from 1pm to 5pm year-round. The cost for each tea is $32 for adults and $16 for junior patrons ages 5-12  (plus tax & gratuity). Reservations are required: (704) 248-4100.

Specialty Teas
Queen Elizabeth’s Birthday Tea June 3-6
Summer Tea in the Carolinas July 22-25
Chinese Tea September 23-26
Marie Antoinette Tea & French Tea November 4-7
Holiday Tea December 2-31 *Not available Christmas Day


Experience The Ballantyne’s Personal Selection Bourbon

The Ballantyne Features Woodford Reserve Personal Selection Bourbon & Complementing Menus
The hotel management partnered with Woodford Reserve to create its own Personal Selection bourbon. With a rich, rounded taste with flavors of citrus, cinnamon, toffee, caramel, chocolate and hints of baking spices, The Ballantyne Bourbon offers at first a smooth, creamy and then lingering almost spicy finish and is available for $14. In addition, the hotel offers a special pairings menu and a collection of handcrafted Woodford Reserve cocktails.

Queen Elizabeth’s Birthday Tea

The Ballantyne will feature Queen Elizabeth’s Birthday Tea, which will be celebrated the week of The Queen’s official birthday, June 3 – 6. The culinary team will present Her Majesty’s favorites with the option to add a Champagne Royale for $8 or Pimm’s & Gin Cocktail (Queen Elizabeth’s beverage of choice) for $10. The cost is $36 for adults and $18 for junior patrons (excluding tax & gratuity). Reservations are required at (704) 248-4100.


The Spa at Ballantyne Offers & Events

New Carolina Lavender Collection
Enjoy indigenous spa treatments with locally-grown lavender. View ServicesLa Bastide des Lavandes (The Lavender Homestead), is a private lavender farm located in York, S.C. and provides the locally-grown lavender for The Spa at Ballantyne.

May Exclusives
Rejuvenate this month with a complimentary aromatherapy add-on with the purchase of any 80-minute Swedish or Deep Tissue Massage ($15 value). Unwind with a complimentary foot cocktail with the purchase of an 80-minute Deep Pore Facial ($40 value). At The Salon, enjoy a complimentary haircut with any color service ($60 value). Get polished with a Sun Kissed Hands Manicure for $40 or Sun Kissed Toes Pedicure for $60, and receive a complimentary Zents gift. With the purchase of any two Morrocanoil products, receive a complimentary travel size Moroccanoil.

Pedicure for Dad at The Spa at Ballantyne
Treat dad to a relaxing 50-minute pedicure using products designed exclusively for men. The pedicure includes a warm soak, nail grooming, exfoliation and soothing massage. Receive a complimentary beer to enjoy during the service. The cost is $60. To make an appointment, please call (704) 248-4141.

June Exclusives
Rejuvenate this month with $15 off a 75-minute River Rock Massage. Schedule an Artic Berry Peel Facial, and receive a complimentary Citrus Décolleté Rejuvenation Treatment ($40 value). At The Salon, enjoy a complimentary conditioning treatment with any color service ($30 value). Get polished with an OPI Gel Manicure, and receive a complimentary gel removal ($20 value). With the booking of any nail service, receive a complimentary French polish ($15 value). With the purchase of two or more Zents products, receive a complimentary travel size Ore or Fresh body lotion.

Please mention any of these special offers when making your reservation at (704) 248-4141.


The Golf Club at Ballantyne

Father’s Day
On June 21, dads play half off with one paid round of golf at the daily rate.

National Family Golf Month
The Golf Club at Ballantyne is offering half off the regular golf rate for juniors throughout July.

Community Service Providers Weeks
Teachers, police and fire fighters can play 18 holes free with one paid round at The Golf Club at Ballantyne from Sunday, August 2 through Saturday, August 15. Golfers must present valid employment identification on arrival.

Please mention any of these special offers when reserving tee time at (704) 248-4383.


Afternoon Teas

Afternoon Tea is served Wednesday through Saturday from 1pm to 5pm year-round. The cost for each tea is $32 for adults and $16 for junior patrons ages 5-12  (plus tax & gratuity). Reservations are required: (704) 248-4100.

Specialty Teas
Queen Elizabeth’s Birthday Tea June 3-6
Summer Tea in the Carolinas July 22-25
Chinese Tea September 23-26
Marie Antoinette Tea & French Tea November 4-7
Holiday Tea December 2-31 *Not available Christmas Day