Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort is a luxury spa and golf getaway located in the desert of Palm Springs. The resort is perfect for guests who wish to enjoy the Southern California weather while also taking advantage of the on-site desert golf and world ranked tennis courts.

Furnished in a Spanish colonial style, the Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa guest rooms are designed to accent the sandy beaches and desert mountains of the Palm Springs area. To help further connect their guests with the beauty of California, each room boasts French doors which open out to the attached furnished patio. The patios offer views of the nearby mountains and the resort grounds. All guest rooms at the Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa feature beds dressed in cotton rich linens, daily newspaper delivery, a safe and a coffee maker.

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1.Rooms & Suites at Rancho Las Palmas

Rooms & Suites at Rancho Las Palmas  

The Vista View Rooms offer 450 square feet of space with views of the golf fairway and mountain backdrop. These rooms come with either a king sized bed or double bed.

The Plaza rooms are 450 square feet and are located near the Las Palmas Lawn, Las Palmas Spa and the fire pits of bluEmber.

The Poolside Rooms are perfect for small families. Featuring 450 square feet of room, the real attraction of the Poolside Rooms is that their patios face the Splashtopia water park. Ground floor guests can walk right off their patio and onto the pool grounds for easy access.

The Lakeview Rooms feature views of the fifth and sixth fairway of the golf course which are surrounded by the grounds lake.

The Executive Suite is perfect for guests wishing for a little more room, or for those planning on a long trip. The Executive Suite adds an extra living room and dining room with a table for four for a total of 925 square feet. The bedroom sits behind French doors and features a spacious closet. Views of the garden, mountains and lake are available.

The Luxury Suite is perfect for a group of friends or couples. The Suite cuts back on the space of the Executive Suite by removing the dining room for 784 square feet. It makes up for this by adding a sleeper sofa to the living room space and expanding the bathroom with a soaking tub, walk-in shower and granite-top double vanity sink.

The Presidential Suite is perfect for large family trips or group outings. The suite comes with an expansive living room, dining room capable of seating twelve, a wet bar and two optional connecting rooms.

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BluEmber is Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa's fine dining restaurant and features Californian New American cuisine. Guests can choose whether to sit in the decorated dining room for an elegant feel, the patio with views of the mountains, or cozy up next to the fire pits. The dining area is decorated with wicker chairs and glass tables and gives off a modern feel with a Californian twist. BluEmber also features live entertainment Wednesday through Sunday night from 6 to 10. The menu offers many seaside classics such as pacific salmon and sea bass, along with pork tenderloin, steak and farm raised chicken. For something truly unique, however, BluEmber offers a number of date inspired dishes. The nearby Coachella Valley produces 90% of the countries dates, so expect only the freshest dates to be used in BluEmber dishes such as the pumpkin and date gnocchi and medjool date poppers.

The Palms Cafe is located in the central courtyard and offers guests casual dining and is the perfect spot for those looking for a quick bite to eat. For breakfast, the Palms Cafe offers pastries baked fresh in house and breakfast burritos made with tortillas hand rolled on location. For lunch and dinner, the Palms Cafe offers brick oven pizza, sandwiches and salads. Those in need of a caffeine boost to get ready for a day of California sun can stop in at Peet's coffee.

The Splash Grill is located in the Splashtopia water park and serves a variety of treats and meals poolside for the whole family. Adults can enjoy a wide variety of cocktails as well as burgers, tacos and salads. The Splash Grill also offers a kid's menu with kid-friendly foods to satisfy any child.

The R Bar is Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa's sports bar. It's open Thursday through Sunday, but is also open on Mondays during football season. The R Bar offers a wide variety of wines, as well as several draft beers and handcrafted cocktails. The R Bar specializes in burgers and features a slider bar with rotating options such as classic American Cheeseburgers, veggie burgers and Mexicana burgers.

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3.The Spa

The Spa  

The Spa Las Palmas is situated in the wellness area, decorated in a style reminiscent of a colonial Spanish square. The white tiles and plaster walls are accented with dark wood roofs and shades of blue add to the calming atmosphere, from the throw pillows to the water in the fountains. From the spa locker rooms guests can enjoy steam rooms, saunas and hot tubs for relaxing the body before a treatment.

The Spa Las Palmas specializes in 100% natural ingredients, many of which come right from the desert surrounding the resort.

The Spa Las Palmas offers over 50 different treatments ranging from massages and facials to pedicures and salon services. Those looking for a full spa experience can take advantage of the special package deals that are offered such as the Glowing Guava Ritual Package which consists of a 25 minute Pure Fiji Guava Scrub, a 50 minute Pure Fiji Guava Massage and a 25 minute Glowing Skin Facial.

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4.The Pool

The Pool  

Open to resort guests only, Splashtopia is perfect for a day of family fun. The on-site water park is fashioned as a desert oasis and the blue waters shine in the brown sandstone. Splashtopia is surrounded by a 425 foot long lazy river perfect for soaking up the California sun and features two different 100 foot water slides. For smaller children, the park offers water safe zones with shallow water and fountains for splashing and fun. For older children and adults, there is a cliff side Jacuzzi with an excellent view and a sandy beach for sun tanning and building sand castles.

For guests that want to enjoy the water in a quieter environment, the azure pool is perfect. Restricted for adult use only, the azure pool is a relaxing way to spend the day. The blue waters of the pool are surrounded by poolside chairs and palm trees for soaking up the sun, and guests can also use floats to drift on the pool. Pool attendants make sure guests never have to leave their seats by keeping them satisfied with food, drinks and any other desire.

The spa pool features a range of relaxing amenities including underwater music and a poolside menu of healthy snacks.

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Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa features 6,400 yards of golfing delight with three different courses numbering 27 total holes. The course winds through palm trees with beautiful views of the surrounding mountains and features six different lakes and plenty of Ted Robinson bunkers for keeping games interesting. The three courses, North, South and West, all feature nine holes and can be used in any combination for a full 18-hole course. For guests looking to improve their golf game, the resort also offers many types of lessons taught by trained professionals. Those looking for a tune-up can take a thirty minute refresher course before hitting the greens. Guests needing more work can take a private lesson tailored to their needs, and group lessons can also be arranged for a fun team building experience. Playing Lessons are designed for those looking to play 4- or 9-holes under the guidance of an instructor who accompanies them the whole way. Finally, for guests that will be in the area for a while, the golf course offers six week clinics where groups are taken through all aspects of golfing.

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Ranked as one of the top 25 tennis resorts in the world, Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa is the perfect place for guests to hit the courts. With over 25 courts in total, there is always a spot for guests to play. Eight of its 25 courts are also lit so that guests can play anytime day or night. The Tennis Pro Shop sells tennis supplies of all kinds and can also repair racquets and tennis grips for guests that wear out their equipment. For guests that don't have a playing partner, Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa can match you with other players for a small fee.

For those looking to improve their tennis game, Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa offers many programs. Private and semi-private lessons can be arranged by the hour. Daily hour clinics are available and cover different tennis techniques every day. A night clinic is available as well and guests are served a glass of wine after the clinic closes each night. For the truly dedicated, Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa also offers a two- and three-day tennis camp. Each day features two hours of group clinic work and an hour of private lessons.

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7.Weddings & Conferences

Weddings & Conferences  

For couples eyeing the deserts of California as a potential wedding destination, Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa is ready to help plan the event from start to finish. The Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa wedding team is ready for any challenge. Their spa and salon can be used to get the entire wedding party relaxed and looking pristine for the big day while the head chef of BluEmber is ready to help couples pick their perfect menu. On top of the planning, Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa also offers a wide array of options for the wedding and reception.

The Las Palmas and Fiesta Ballrooms are the perfect location for those wishing to get married and dine in the same area. With over 50,000 square feet of flexible space, bright blue floors, elegant decor and romantic lighting, these ballrooms will provide guests with a memorable evening.

With room for 150 guests, the Spa Pool Courtyard is a gorgeous location for couples who want their guests to enjoy the California weather. The Spanish Colonial architecture is distinctly regional and the courtyard pool adds a unique element to a standard reception making this a great choice to give the reception and ceremony a destination wedding feel.

With a reception capacity of 3,000, the Fifth Fairway can hold a reception of any size. The palm trees and surrounding mountains make for an impressive backdrop while the greens of the golf course are soft beneath the feet.

The Sixth Tee Box serves as a more traditional venue for an outdoor wedding with rows of white chairs. The backdrop of the mountains and palm trees make for some impressive photo opportunities.

Located near the fifth fairway, the Sunrise Terrace is a beautiful location for a reception of up to 300. The two tiered outdoor space is accented with wooden pillars, hanging wicker chandeliers and candles. The lighting and mountain backdrop make for a romantic reception.

The Starlight Terrace is another option for guests that want a distinct desert reception. Located on the top of a building, the rooftop space seats up to 1,000 guests. The rooftop is decorated in Spanish Colonial style with white plaster walls and pillars with clay tile roofs coving some of the space while blue tiling and green plant creations accent the space. The Starlight Terrace offers impressive views of the surrounding desert and mountains.

The Las Palmas Lawn is another option for a traditional outdoor wedding. The lawn features some of the best and most numerous palm trees on the resort with mountains in the background. White plaster pillars frame the wedding arch with rows of white chairs for guests.

The Fairway Center Courtyard is a private courtyard which seats 180 guests. The courtyard is decorated in a distinctly Californian style with a brown tile floor and white walls. A central water feature helps to accent the ambiance.

The golf course Country Club is perfect for guests who want a homier space for receptions or rehearsal dinners. The brown and beige room feature views of the surrounding golf course and is topped with a beautiful wooden beam ceiling.

Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa offers fully supported event planning for meetings and conferences of all kinds. Their services include customized gifts and apparel for guest's specific event, a welcome gift of hand-crafted chocolate with the event logo on it, and private dining in BluEmber's wine room. For venues, Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa offers all the spaces available in their wedding venues as well as the Fairway Conference Center. The Fairway Conference Center features nine individual 500 square foot meeting rooms beaming with natural lighting and include a large television screen perfect for conferences and board meetings.

41000 Bob Hope Drive, Rancho Mirage, California 92270, Phone: 760-568-2727

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Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa in Palm Springs, California