Originally the estate of Olympic figure skater Sonja Henie, the Villa Royale’s recent makeover still caters to history buffs and now in-the-know hipsters.
Tour La Quinta Resort and hear and see its rich history through the eyes of its former general manager, who shares some precious anecdotes.
With the Sands Hotel & Spa in Indian Wells, Martyn Lawrence Bullard has transformed a dated 1950s-era property into a mod Aladdin’s cave that has more than one nod to millennial expectations plus good old-fashioned desert glamour.
In the 1930s, when Palm Springs visitors might have rolled into town humming “In the Mood” or “Cheek to Cheek,” the white Spanish-eclectic bungalows at La Serena Villas were a popular hideout for those seeking a leisurely romantic getaway. The musical score of our lives has changed, but romance is alive and well again at this property on South Belardo
If the triumphant return of the 28-room Holiday House hotel does nothing else, it confirms the ascension of the historic Tennis Club district of downtown Palm Springs to the height of the desert’s boutique hotel firmament. Of course, the hotel was there all along, but now it’s been spruced up like never before. When it opened as a single-story hotel back
Staying in downtown Palm Springs does not mean being dropped into the middle of a bustling metropolis. But what it does mean is being immersed into the unique and diverse culture where resort town meets chic. You’ll find distinct treasures, souvenirs, and experiences in the distinct stores that line Palm Canyon Drive. “Palm Canyon has such a treasure trove of
The Salton Sea is a historical accident. Created between 1905 and 1907 when the Colorado River water broke through canals in Imperial County’s irrigation system, it looks like a landscape that time forgot. Sand, mountains, palms, abandoned buildings, a burnt out, sun drenched poetic atmosphere that attracts the curious and the adventurous. And yet it makes a great backdrop for
Here is a trip to Greater Palm Springs complete with amenities for fun, food, and frivolity – whether you live here or planning a visit.
The Healing Waters Spa Tour on Jan. 28 gives the public a rare look at Desert Hot Springs spas and the services they offer.
Palm Mountain Resort and Spa has timed its new look with the 20th annual Palm Springs Walk of the Inns on Dec. 10.