Hard Rock Hotel Palm Springs:

Just two hours from Los Angeles, and a quick five from Phoenix, the Hard Rock Hotel Palm Springs is an easy choice –– a getaway that gets it, for pleasure or business.

Comfort, style, vibe and sophistication combine in the music-inspired hotel, which opened Oct. 4, 2013, at 150 S. Indian Canyon Drive in the sunshine of Palm Springs, California.

Owned by Kittridge Hotels & Resorts, the Hard Rock Hotel offers 163 guestrooms, which include eight suites, and, for those who want to go platinum, the deluxe Rock Star Suite. Outstanding dining and a full range of spirits are available at Sessions and an extensive program of massage treatments at Rock Spa®. The hotel’s outstanding pool area, with cabanas and mountain views, is a great place to sun, mingle and enjoy Southern California at its best.

For receptions and parties, 30,000-plus square feet of flexible meeting space, including a 6,000-square-foot patio terrace with spectacular mountain views, are available for small to large groups. The popular Rock Shop merchandise boutique sells private label tees, jackets, hats, watches, collectible pins as well as couture and signature collections.

Outside are hiking and biking trails, a variety of golf courses and oodles of shopping.

“The hard rock experience starts with the welcoming valet team and continues on through the fun music in the lobby and stylish accommodations,” says Hector Moreno, vice president and general manager. “Steps away from Palm Canyon Drive, the Hard Rock Hotel Palm Springs is like the king of cool, a rockin’ experience from the moment you get here, and a GREAT pool scene.”

Every room incorporates colorful, chic Rock-n-Roll-inspired design with upscale amenities, cozy Sleep Like a Rock® bedding and luxurious Rock Spa® bath and body products.

The Rock Star Suite provides over-the-top VIP treatment and exudes attitude and stellar sophistication. Funky, with rock-stylish décor, the spacious suite includes a private living space and one bedroom. Check out this super star’s choice and party.

Every room at Hard Rock Hotel Palms Springs makes everyone a star: 46-inch flat screen televisions, high-speed Wi-Fi Internet access, 50 cable channels, iPod port and great service. Many rooms have balconies, patios and direct pool access. Turndown and dry cleaning services are available, as are roll-out beds and sleepers.

Special room services include Sound of Your Stay® program offerings such as having one of 20 classic electric guitars, such as a new cherry-red Fender Stratocaster, and an amplifier delivered to your room to enjoy. And, tracks® allows you to choose playlists to hear favorites anywhere on the property through your iPod or personal listening device. In addition, “You’re the DJ” when a Traktor S2 DJ controller and laptop and a stereo system is brought to your room.

Off the lobby, Sessions serves dishes inspired by your favorite rocker and it’s one of the best places in town to jam, day to night. In the innovative lobby lounge retreat, you and friends can order craft cocktails, beers, wine and soft drinks. Here, DJ’s spin the latest music in Hard Rock style.

At the Rock Spa®, body scrubs, body wraps, facials and other therapies are set to your favorite songs. These include traditional Swedish and deep-tissue massages as well as sport-specific therapies and spoil-yourself choices such as the Marine Mud Wrap and aromatherapies. This beautiful facility includes four treatment rooms, three for singles, one for couples, and there are two mani/pedi stations and a co-ed quiet room.

“At the Hard Rock Hotel Palm Springs, you’re the front man or woman,” Moreno says. “Make your stay as edgy or traditional laid-back as you like. Play on; we’ll follow your lead.”

Hard Rock Hotel Palm Springs, HRHPalmsprings.com, 800.280.2971, Twitter and Instagram: @HRHPalmSprings, www.facebook.com/HRHPalmSprings

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