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Wellness Getaway at our Luxury Hotel in Palm Springs

A Wellness Getaway in Palm Springs

There’s no better time than the holidays and the upcoming New Year to start thinking about your overall health and wellness. A New Year always brings with it new hopes, dreams, and aspirations; new goals for yourself and the life you are living. There’s no better place to start off the New Year than our luxury boutique hotel in Palm Springs. Quite simply, there is no comparable lodging in the …

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Introducing the Bishop House at the Willows

The 2018-19 season at the Willows Historic Palm Springs Inn marks a new but familiar milestone in the history of the inn. This year we re-unite the adjacent Mead and Bishop houses into a single estate after some ninety years.  The Bishop House was built originally as a fraternal twin to the Mead House, called The Willows. The Bishop offers guests nine new rooms to choose from when booking a stay at …

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Gladding, McBean Fountain at The Bishop House

A small advertisement  for luxurious art tile appeared in the August 1926 issue of Pacific Coast Monthly.  It featured a lavishly decorated tile fountain adorning an outside patio in Palm Springs, California.  The Gladding, McBean tile company was well-established by the time of the ad.  It had been in business for more than half a century and was known throughout the Southwest. In the 1920s, architectural terra cotta was all …

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Plan Now for Modernism Week in Palm Springs

Palm Springs has long been revered as a luxury destination for Hollywood elite and captains of industry. It is also well known for its annual celebration of mid-century modern architecture and design. The Fall Preview for Modernism Week kicks off this weekend. More importantly, it’s time to plan for 2019 Modernism Week in Palm Springs.  Tickets go on sale November 1, 2018, and rooms will book up fast. Make a reservation …

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Poolside Retreat in Palm Springs

A Poolside Fall Retreat in Historic Palm Springs

Fall Getaway to a Luxury Boutique Hotel in Palm SpringsIf you’re looking for a desert oasis where you can relax in the luxury you deserve and the privacy you crave, you’ve found it in The Willows. Quite simply, there’s no other lodging that compares in the Palm Springs area. This fall, it’s your turn to follow in the footsteps of the many vacationing celebrities, luminaries and captains of industry that …

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Fall Hiking in Palm Springs

Fall Hiking in Palm Springs

There are a variety of hikes in the Palm Springs area, all of which reward hikers with a distinctive flora and fauna, and impressive views of the valley below.  Within an hour of Palm Springs, there are more than 140 trails to explore. It’s no wonder Palm Springs has become such a popular hiking destination.  Palm Springs Life Magazine put together a list of 5 amazing hikes in the area, and we …

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Unique Museums to Visit in Palm Springs

As we enter into the hot summer months in Palm Springs, things are starting to slow down. Businesses, including the Historic Willows Palm Springs Inn, shutter or slow down for the season, and we start to look forward to the cooling months of fall off in the distance. Fall in Palm springs brings with it comfortable daytime temperatures, cooling breezes, and a wonderful array of activities worth doing. Palm Springs’ …

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Modernism Week’s Fall Preview Tickets On Sale Soo

Revered as a luxury destination for Hollywood elite’s and captains of industry, Palm Springs is also well known for its annual celebration of mid-century modern design.  This summer, tickets for Modernism Week’s Fall Preview go on sale, an event you won’t want to miss.  When you pick up your tickets, also make a reservation at the Willows Historic Palm Springs Inn, a Palm Springs icon.   Modernism in Palm Springs Palm …

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Top Restaurants in Palm Springs

The Top Restaurants in Palm Springs

Palm Springs’ dynamic downtown has been a popular getaway destination for decades.  It’s filled with stylish boutiques, chic restaurants, art & museums, entertainment venues, and public spaces designed to bring the community together. 360 annual days of sun and unbeatably beautiful desert landscapes add to the luxurious ambiance Palm Springs has long been known for. Though Palm Springs is no stranger to luxury, there are few accommodations that offer opulence in …

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Palm Springs Aerial Tramway

Discover the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway

A visit to the Willows Historic Palm Springs Inn is all about the experience.  It is a luxury hotel is designed for vacationing celebrities, luminaries and captains of industry, and those seeking a secluded desert hideaway. While here, surround yourself in the radiant warmth of the dessert sun, relish the expansive dessert views and lush gardens, sit by the pool and read a book, and otherwise escape into an opulent …

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