The Ritz-Carlton Spa, Rancho Mirage

A mountainside Palm Springs retreat
If you need to get away from it all, rise above the stresses of everyday life with a day at The Ritz-Carlton Spa, Rancho Mirage. Nestled on a bluff overlooking the Coachella Valley, the spa blends seamlessly into its mountainside surroundings to offer an experience that reconnects you with Mother Nature.

Take a short walk from The Ritz-Carlton, Rancho Mirage to the spa and step into relaxation. The sprawling facility welcomes you with a palm-tree-lined stone façade that matches effortlessly with the neighboring Santa Rosa mountains, and soothing water features that set the tone for tranquility.

Inside, the desert-inspired motif continues with serenely sandy hues with blue and white accents. A chandelier of 222 dangling quartz crystals hangs in the foyer, and the relaxation room affords mountain and waterfall views.

Offering an extensive treatment menu, luxurious décor and a host of amenities, The Ritz-Carlton Spa, Rancho Mirage makes a great pick for a spa day in Greater Palm Springs.
Our Highlights
  • The spa’s showers are sure to heighten the senses, thanks to aromatherapy showerheads that infuse the waters with scents like eucalyptus, lavender or mango.
  • The locker rooms are fully outfitted with helpful amenities like hair-styling tools and beauty products to get you ready for a night at the resort’s famed steakhouse, The Edge.
  • Working up an appetite? There’s no need to leave: The spa’s dining menu delivers a number of health-conscious salads, as well as a taste of house specialties like a California cheese and charcuterie plate.
  • To round out your wellness journey, the spa also offers fitness programs such as personal training and group exercise classes.
  • The Palm Springs spa also has a José Eber salon with an extensive menu of beauty services, including makeup application, manicures and waxing.
Things to Know
  • Don’t worry about toting along your toiletries. A full array of shower amenities is available, including shampoo, conditioner, shaving gel, body wash and razors.
  • The treatment menu also includes a variety of massages and facials specially designed for men.
  • If you get too much desert sun, opt for the 50-minute Cooling Body Therapy that envelopes you in an aloe vera cocoon to soothe and hydrate sunburned skin.
The Treatments
  • A day of relaxation begins with your choice of the spa’s signature experiences, which combine holistic, indigenous herbs with renewing treatments that refresh both body and mind.
  • The Spirit of the Mountains experience uses desert herbs and mineral salts to “cleanse, calm and soothe the body and mind” during a 100-minute ritual that also consists of body exfoliation, a warm stone massage, a detoxifying wrap and a scalp treatment.
  • For another locally inspired option, try the Desert Wildflower Poultice Massage, which relieves muscles with heated indigenous herbs.
  • The Sec-he (or “boiling water”) Rock Ritual draws inspiration from the native Cahuilla Indians to heal the body with a mineral bath.
The Facilities
  • Upstairs, you’ll find an inviting lounge area complete with oversized white chairs, plush ottomans and an enticing assortment of refreshing snacks, teas and spa water.
  • The coed lounge is an outdoor oasis providing soothing stone exteriors, beige décor, plunge pools and an outdoor waterfall.
  • Treatment rooms are equally opulent, some even featuring their own private outdoor showers seemingly built into the mountainside.
  • Many of the Rancho Mirage spa’s 15 treatment rooms offer private terraces for taking in the sweeping mountain vistas.
Getting There
68900 Frank Sinatra Drive, Rancho Mirage, California 92270
The Ritz-Carlton Spa, Rancho Mirage
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