Those with a penchant for modern architecture will enjoy the renaissance that has taken place in Palm Springs. A playground for the rich and famous sine the 1950s and 60s, this desert oasis has transformed its many mid-century hotels and resorts into hip retro retreats where Hollywood celebrities take refuge and relaxation time. The Riviera Palm Springs, situated on two dozen arid acres, leads the way as part of this iconic movement. The resort features a collection of spacious guest rooms and suites that have a vintage vanguard vibe coupled with a decidedly contemporary feel. Windows frame spectacular views of the glistening outdoor pool, desert terrain or distant mountain peaks.
The area landscape is a mix of palm trees and pools, and Riviera Palm Springs boasts two pool plunging retreats, plus a tantalizing whirlpool. SpaTerra combines Far East élan with Hollywood glamour, resulting in an array of body rituals designed to promote health and well-being. With mornings spent poolside and afternoons reserved for pampering, your evenings can be filled with fabulous food and mingling at Circa 59 restaurant and bar. Guests gather at place settings scattered throughout the crimson interior, or nosh under the stars at an al fresco table. Other on-site venues include Starlite Lounge and sidebar Lounge, or the sultry Bikini Bar and Deep End pool lounge. Consider heading out for golfing at one of several renowned courses, shopping along chic Palm Canyon Drive, or an off-road adventure among the rough-and-tumbleweeds. Take it all in at Riviera Palm Springs.