The Ritz-Carlton Rancho Mirage Opens Its Doors
Thursday May 15th, 2014 - 11:28AM B
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RANCHO MIRAGE, CA—The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company LLC has officially opened The Ritz-Carlton, Rancho Mirage.
The 244-room resort is located two hours from such destinations as Los Angeles and San Diego and is perched on a 650-foot bluff surrounded by the Santa Rosa and San Jacinto Mountain ranges overlooking to the Coachella Valley.
“We are redefining the standard for luxury hospitality in this storied resort destination that is now home to dynamic events drawing a global audience, with a truly unique property in the heart of the Valley,” stated Herve Humler, president and COO of The Ritz-Carlton. “Our fourth hotel in Southern California will enliven the world-renowned Ritz-Carlton service philosophy and deliver a highly-sensory respite in Rancho Mirage that is culturally and generationally relevant, offering rich experiences for leisure and business traveler—from near or abroad.”
The hotel also includes the 25,000 square foot Ritz-Carlton Spa, Rancho Mirage and some 16,000 square feet of meeting space.
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