(Greater Palm Springs, CA) - June 15, 2015 - There’s no better way to celebrate summer in the Oasis than a well-deserved spa break. No matter how you enjoy spa time from an invigorating facial to a relaxing massage to an instructor-guided wellness session, the hotels and resorts of Greater Palm Springs have a wealth of summer spa specials that are yours for the asking.

The following is a sampling of spa packages available this summer:

Desert Rhythms, Avalon Hotel
Cozy Avalon Hotel in Palm Springs welcomed an all new spa, The Estrella Spa by American Medicinal Arts earlier this summer. The treatments use holistic ingredients and natural rhythms to create a truly one-of-a-kind experience. The Desert Rhythms is a rhythmic treatment that is designed to emulate the ovoid movements of planets around the sun and uses rocking, kneading, drumming and range of motion techniques in time with tonal drum sounds for a 75-minute healing journey. www.avalonpalmsprings.com

Indulgence Package, Two Bunch Palms
Enjoy a luxurious getaway at one of the desert region’s most renowned independent resorts. Throughout the summer, Two Bunch Palms, located in Desert Hot Springs, is offering the Indulgence package which includes nightly accommodations; breakfast, lunch and dinner at the on-site restaurant Essence; unlimited access to the resort’s famed The Grotto mineral springs; a day-long schedule of classes; and two 60-minute spa treatments. www.twobunchpalms.com/specials

Moroccan Oasis Package, El Morocco Inn
The nightly Morocco-tinis are just one reason to visit this charming desert hideaway, where Casablanca plays 24 hours a day, and new spa suites are fit for a sultan. For a limited time, the Desert Hot Springs retreat is offering the Moroccan Oasis Package, which includes two nights’ accommodations, daily breakfast, nightly cocktail hour and six hours of spa treatments. www.elmoroccoinn.com/spa_packages.htm

Spa-Ahhh, Miramonte Resort & Spa
Enliven your senses with indoor and outdoor treatments at THE WELL® Spa at Miramonte Resort. Located in Indian Wells, this spa has become a place to reflect, reconnect and focus on health and happiness. The Spa-Ahhh package includes overnight accommodations, full access to the spa, fitness room and wellness classes. Top off your stay with an included 60-minute spa treatment. www.miramonteresort.com

Spa Experience, The Spa at Desert Springs   
Located at the JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort & Spa, the expansive Spa at Desert Springs is home to 48 treatment rooms and an extensive treatment menu. For summer, the Spa Experience package includes two spa treatments (Swedish massage or Deep Cleansing Facial) per night stayed, as well as breakfast for two. www.marriott.com/hotels/hotel-deals/ctdca-jw-marriott-desert-springs-resort-and-spa/

Spa Getaway, La Quinta Resort & Club, A Waldorf Astoria Resort
Spa La Quinta, located at the La Quinta Resort & Club, was designed to reflect the same spirituality found in nature, and the peaceful sanctuary offers a spectrum of advanced skin care science, innovative bodywork techniques and al fresco water therapies. The resort’s Spa Package includes overnight accommodations, daily breakfast for two, unlimited fitness classes and a daily $200 spa credit. Does Fido need some pampering as well? Be sure to ask about the resort’s in-room pet massage. www.laquintaresort.com/

Spa Package, Hyatt Regeny Indian Wells Resort & Spa
Take a deep breath and focus on yourself with the Spa Package at the Hyatt Regency Indian Wells Resort & Spa. Start the morning off right with in-room yoga--there are stayfit yoga mats in every room--or participate in any of the resort's complimentary fitness classes. Have trouble sleeping? Book the resort's PURE hypo-allergenic rooms, which undergo a six-step process to reduce airborne particles. The Spa Package includes daily breakfast for two and a $100 per-day spa credit. Use the credit to enjoy a variety of treatments from the Sizzling Summer Specials Menu, which offers two 25-minute treatments for $99, three for $119 or two 50-minute treatments for $190. www.indianwells.hyatt.com

Summer Indulgence Package, The Ritz-Carlton, Rancho Mirage
The Ritz-Carlton, Rancho Mirage, which recently celebrated its one-year anniversary, is enticing spa-lovers with its Summer Indulgence package, available through October 8, 2015. The package includes accommodations starting from $199 per night, a $50 daily resort credit and complimentary resort fee and valet parking. The credit can be used at the resort’s stunning two-story spa, which recently introduced a series of new treatments, including the signature High Mountain Serenity Package, which allows guests to select from their choice of two 50-minute treatments. www.ritzcarlton.com/ranchomirage


About Greater Palm Springs
Greater Palm Springs is Southern California’s premier resort, entertainment, golf and tennis destination. This modern oasis of nine distinct cities – Palm Springs, Desert Hot Springs, Cathedral City, Rancho Mirage, Palm Desert, Indian Wells, La Quinta, Indio and Coachella – lures Hollywood celebrities, major music headliners, top sports personalities, world-renowned dignitaries and visitors from around the world.  Our “chill culture” experience encompasses adventure, recreation, relaxation, and array of spectacular special events including the Palm Springs International Film Festival, Modernism Week, BNP Paribas Open and Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival. For more information, go to www.visitgreaterpalmsprings.com.