Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa enjoys the best location in the desert – in the very heart of Rancho Mirage, on 240 acres of lushly landscaped grounds dotted with palm trees and sparkling lakes with sunny, warm weather and an average temperature in the 80s year-round. Just minutes away are the attractions of nearby Palm Springs, Indian Wells and other desert communities.
Rancho Las Palmas’ 444 guestrooms and 22 suites are housed in charming Spanish-style guest buildings, clustered around serene courtyards and gardens. French doors open to private patios and balconies overlooking the lushly landscaped grounds. The crowning touch is Splashtopia, a 1.2-acre water playground featuring its own river, slides, pool and beach.
Dining at Rancho Las Palmas ranges from innovative California cuisine to casual poolside fare in an array of appealing venues including bluEmber, the resort’s signature restaurant showcases the rich California harvest in warm, lively settings with its fire pits and dramatic fire-topped fountain, to an open dining area with handsome carved wood tables to several private dining rooms and cozy alcoves. A tapas-style menu is offered at the bar, and its wine list focuses on top labels from California’s finest vineyards.
At 20,000 square feet, the expansive Spa Las Palmas offers 26 treatment rooms where you can unwind with a tempting selection of internationally inspired massage treatments, body therapies and facials. A tranquil spa courtyard features a heated sanctuary pool and stunning mountain views.
With fitness trails for hiking, miniature golf, horseback riding and rock climbing nearby and dining, shopping and entertainment across the street at The River and just down the street from El Paseo Shopping District and downtown Palm Desert, and only a two hour drive from San Diego, Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa makes a perfect Escapadita.