The Ritz-Carlton, Rancho Mirage, which which opened to much fanfare earlier this month, is offering an “Opening Celebration” package to kick off the summer.

The package includes luxury accommodations at the 244-room property (multiple room categories & rates apply), American breakfast for two in State Far Bar + Kitchen, a commemorative welcome amenity, overnight valet parking and the daily resort fee. Rates start at $379 per night during May and June and at $259 per night in July and August. The promotion is valid through August 29, 2014.

The Ritz-Carlton, Rancho Mirage is one of the most esteemed luxury resorts in Palm Springs, Ca. From a mountaintop overlooking world-famous Palm Springs and the picturesque Coachella Valley, the hotel’s desert surroundings are reflected in a décor that reveals natural elements of stone, wood and fire. Guest accommodations feature private balconies and patios.

The property features a luxury spa set on a hillside, overlooking the Palm Springs desert and rugged mountain tops. The spa offers holistic and indigenous herbs and plants that enhance treatments designed to awaken the senses, refresh the body and renew the spirit. Carved into the earth on multiple levels, this luxury resort spa features 16 treatment rooms, many with private terraces, with natural rock outcroppings and outdoor showers and an outdoor relaxation lounge with plunge pools.

The promotional rate is a starting rate per room/per night, based on single or double occupancy, exclusive of taxes, gratuities, fees and other charges; Rate does not apply to groups, holiday periods or blackout dates; cannot be combined with any other offer and is not applicable for Rewards redemption. Advanced reservations are required. No refund, transfer or credit for unused components or portions thereof. Void where prohibited. This offer is subject to availability.

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The Ritz-Carlton, Rancho Mirage

A guestroom at The Ritz-Carlton, Rancho Mirage