Feel the Romance at These Top Romantic Hotels in Palm Springs

You can plan a weekend filled with the perfect romantic excursions. You can make reservations at some of the most intimate restaurants in town. But if you don’t have the right hotel to set the mood for a weekend of romance, your best laid plans are sure to fall flat. Luckily, you’ll find plenty of local hotels in Palm Springs perfect for a weekend of romance, whether your trip is for a proposal, honeymoon or simply a couple’s getaway to recharge and reconnect.

For a stay reminiscent of a Tuscan paradise, book a suite at the Miramonte Resort and Spa in Indian Wells. Thanks to a spacious layout filled with rose gardens and citrus trees, you’ll feel like you have the entire property to yourself as you lounge in the adults-only pool, dine on fresh California cuisine at The Grove Artisan kitchen and paint one another with mud during the spa’s Painting Party ritual.

Palm Springs’ boutique hotels are also a romantic choice for your desert getaway. Smaller properties like the Ingleside Inn, Parker Palm Springs exude an air of romance, making them popular choices for weddings in Palm Springs. But even if the wedding bells won’t be ringing while you’re in the desert, these 10 romantic Palm Springs hotels are sure to offer an experience you and your special someone won’t soon forget.



The Renaissance Esmerelda is more than just a family-friendly hotel with restaurants and a sandy beach pool on site: the resort also offers access to one of the best golf courses in town, right next door. There are two courses hosted by the...  Read More



Whether relaxation means a few rounds of golf or a day at the spa, The Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort and Spa will show you how to treat yourself in Palm Springs. Golfers will enjoy playing 27 holes on the resort's three courses. Tennis and...  Read More



Open spaces dominate the luxurious Westin Mission Hills Resort. The grounds are so vast (360 acres) that the staff offers golf cart rides throughout the property around the clock, and the oversized rooms spill out onto private patios where you...  Read More



Enjoy a healing soak in a pool filled with natural mineral water at Two Bunch Palms in Desert Hot Springs. This spa resort offers beautifully landscaped pools, a full spa and complete relaxation. The natural waters in Desert Hot Springs are...  Read More



Take a desert escape to Morocco in the middle of Palm Springs. The Korakia Pensione is split into two distinctly inspired sections--Mediterranean and Moroccan--and is perfect for couples or singles looking to recharge. With a focus on wellness,...  Read More



Desert Springs JW Marriott Resort & Spa is known for its 450 acres of lushly landscaped grounds, glistening lakes and championship golf courses. Whether you're here on business or staying at the resort with the family, there is no shortage...  Read More



Although it's been decades since the likes of the Rat Pack and Elizabeth Taylor have graced the Ingleside Inn, this elegant hotel hasn't lost its Old Hollywood charm. The demographics of this hotel tend to skew a bit older but younger guests...  Read More

Avalon Hotel and Bungalows Palm Springs


The Avalon has made a name for itself on its Hollywood Regency style. A regular spot for celebrities, the Avalon offers bright rooms, a beautifully lit courtyard and pool area, and outdoor dining areas for guests to enjoy dinner under the stars....  Read More



A stay at the Parker Palm Springs can be summer up with one word: Perfection. The Parker is well worth the splurge, offering opulent rooms, incredibly serene grounds and a laundry list of amenities. Guests can choose from freestanding villas,...  Read More



This Mediterranean-inspired hotel in Indian Wells boasts luxurious villas, spacious grounds, onsite gardens and two pools--one for families and one just for adults. The onsite restaurant, The Grove Artisan Kitchen, specializes in farm-to-table...  Read More


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Marissa Willman moved to the Coachella Valley in 2001 and loves discovering the best that the desert has to offer. As a Palm Springs local, Marissa enjoys sharing her knowledge of this desert...  More About Marissa