(Greater Palm Springs, CA) — January 24, 2018 — There are ample reasons to escape to Greater Palm Springs when romance is in the cards. Sultry days, starry nights, candlelit dining, sensual spa treatments for two, and plenty of gorgeous settings that inspire passion and playtime make this destination a natural aphrodisiac. Whether you’re in an exciting new relationship, celebrating a honeymoon or anniversary, or simply deserve a getaway together, Greater Palm Springs has plenty of romantic diversions sure to spark that loving feeling.

There’s nothing that stimulates intimacy more than a luxury destination spa. Spa-goers can’t say enough about the Pittura Festa experience at the Tuscan-style Well Spa at Miramonte Indian Wells Resort & Spa. Known to incite healing and lot of laughs, this adult version of finger painting involves rubbing each other with colorful therapeutic clay. After the painting party, conclude with a 60-minute couple’s massage and a dip in the spa courtyard’s cozy pool.

The “Spa City” of Desert Hot Springs is home to many mineral-rich hot water retreats including Two Bunch Palmsthe ultimate refuge if you’re looking to combine wellness and romance. Within its serene, secluded grounds, you can soak for hours in the legendary grotto and teak pools. Indulge in a treatment from the “To Be Shared” menu like the Custom Roman Bath Ritual, which consists of a one-hour massage followed by a private, candle-lit Roman bath infused with lavender.

Enjoy the thrill of watching world-class polo games at one of the most beautiful polo clubs in the world, Empire Polo Club.  It’s comprised of over 300 acres of magnificent rose gardens, a tropical lake, meticulously groomed polo fields, and lush palm groves.  General admission is free and games are open to the public, year-round.

The stars just seem to burn brighter in the desert’s indigo skies, so go for a truly stellar romantic experience—book an evening of personalized stargazing with Skywatcher Stargazing ToursA sky guide with his/her traveling telescope will come to your resort, hotel or location of choice to reveal the heavenly views.

More Greater Palm Springs activities for the romantically-inclined: Cocktails and fine dining in chic bars and restaurants—many with scenic outdoor patios, live theater and cabaret at several performance venues, hot air balloon champagne excursions, private hikes and jeep tours, and much more.


About Greater Palm Springs, California

Greater Palm Springs is Southern California’s premier resort, special event and golf destination. Discover a place of many experiences and surprises in nine distinctive cities: Palm Springs, Desert Hot Springs, Cathedral City, Rancho Mirage, Palm Desert, Indian Wells, La Quinta, Indio and Coachella.  As a respite for mind, body and spirit, Greater Palm Springs is ready to provide you with an unparalleled sense of escape, adventure, recreation, relaxation and your own unique way to play--anytime of the year. For more information on Greater Palm Springs, visit www.visitgreaterpalmsprings.com.

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