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5 Hotels That Pamper Guests
Hyatt Palm Springs
1. Hyatt Palm Springs - Wow Cart
The newly renovated resort with 197 spacious suites offering separate a living room is located in the heart of Palm Springs on N. Palm Canyon Drive. The rooms have Plush Grand Beds™ and large, private balconies with views. The marble bathrooms feature Portico Products.
The hotel offers complimentary shuttle to/from Palm Springs airport. Every afternoon before sunset, Hyatt staff push a rolling - Wow Cart by every guest room from 4-6 pm offering the following complimentary items: Bottled water, Soft drinks, Freshly baked cookies, Whole fruit, Fun size candies, Ice, Cups, Utensils and Napkins.
It's an ideal time for guests to relax with a treat in their room or out by the pool after a day of golf, tennis, hiking or shopping.
For guests who love to travel with their four legged furry friend, the Hyatt Palm Springs allows all breeds and sizes of dog in the guest suites. Pets stay for just $50 per stay up to 7 nights.
For those guests concerned about pet allergies, they have plenty of rooms available that are not utilized for pets. Just request a pet free room at time of booking or at check-in.
The Hyatt is located at 285 North Palm Canyon Drive, Palm Springs, California, 92262. For reservations, call (760) 322-9000. http://www.palmsprings.hyatt.com
Hyatt Palm Springs
2. The Hollywood Hotel - Free Breakfast
Located on Hollywood Boulevard and then reopened in 1964 on Vermont Ave. in the heart of East Hollywood, offers complimentary Wi-Fi and parking, but also a hot and hearty free breakfast.
This is not a typical continental breakfasts, guests have a choice of ten varieties of cereal, muffins, bagels, pastries, croissants, breads and fresh fruit. An “egg station” is available with made-to-order omelets with up to eight different fillings, scrambled, fried or just plain egg whites is also available. Sausage, cheese and a variety of cold cuts complete the protein offerings.
Vegan guests can enjoy flour tortillas with their choice of fillings.
Last year during the Holiday Christmas Parade guests staying at the hotel had the opportunity to walk with the Hollywood Hotel team along the world’s longest red carpet – 3.5 miles along Hollywood Blvd., Sunset Blvd. and Vine in the 86th annual Hollywood Christmas parade. The Hollywood Hotel team wrangled a giant The Elf on the Shelf balloon character and accompanied by the beloved books’ co-creator Carole Aebersold. Guests participating received a Hollywood Hotel t-shirt and holiday hat to wear in the parade.
For more information or reservations contact 1-800-800-9733; 323-315-1800. The hotel is located at 1160 Vermont Ave., Hollywood, CA 90029
Argonaut Hotel in San Francisco
3. Kimpton Hotels Pamper Guests
Both the Los Angeles’ Hotel Wilshire and San Francisco's Hotel Palomar and Argonaut Hotel offer complimentary bike rental and walking maps.
Each room offers In-room yoga service with yoga mat, props, towels, fruit infused water and dried fruit and nuts.
In the lobby of the hotels is a lively Social Hour from 5-6 pm with complimentary wine and cocktails offered to guests to unwind and relax after a day of sightseeing, meetings or shopping.
4. Ritz-Carlton Miami - Tanning Butlers
With a complete reservation of the original 1953, Morris Lapidus-designed, landmark South Beach Miami hotel, the hotel's Tanning Butler strolls the pool deck and beach area, obliging sunbathers with refreshing Evian facial sprays, personal sunglasses-cleaning services, and a variety of sun tanning products.
The hotel offers the art of relaxation in the playground of the rich and famous since the Roaring ‘20s. The hotel offers 375 luxurious guest rooms with views of the Atlantic Ocean, pool and South Beach. The contemporary, warm furnishings inspired by South Beach’s décor is accented with colors of blue, sea mist green and coral.
The palm-shaded terrace is filled with guests sipping handcrafted nitrogen cocktails at the lounge at the edge of the ocean. Throughout the hotel is $2 million dollars worth of original art collection featuring established and emerging artists
Located just steps from Ocean Drive and Lincoln Road—a 10-block pedestrian esplanade, The Ritz-Carlton, South Beach offers an oceanfront infinity pool, the beachfront DiLido Beach Club, personalized spa services and the luxury of strolling to the best restaurants, bars, nightclubs, shopping and entertainment that give Miami Beach its sizzling vibe.
The Ritz-Carlton, South Beach implements a $28 USD per room, per night resort amenity program. Services and amenities included in the resort amenity program include complimentary 5mb wireless Internet access for up to 5 devices in guest rooms, lobby and most common areas.
- Beach chairs and umbrellas
- Beach Activities including boogie boards, skim boards, beach paddle tennis, bocce ball and corn hole court
- One hour daily fitness class
- 24-hour access to fitness center
- Use of hotel bicycles
- Unlimited local calls
- Bottled water in guest rooms
- Access to daily tour of the hotel’s art collection
1 Lincoln Road, Miami Beach, Florida 33139. Phone: (786) 276-4000 - http://www.ritzcarlton.com/en/Properties/SouthBeach/Default.htm
5. Westin Dawn Beach Resort & Spa, St. Maarten
The largest resort on the Dutch side of the island finds a loyal following poolside at its 3-6 pm mocktail, art and live entertainment social every Thurs., Fri. and Sat. featuring local artists’ work, live fusion Caribbean music, and mocktails from virgin Daiquiris to Guavaberry Coladas.144 Oyster Pond Road, St. Maarten, Phone: (721) 543 6700. http://www.starwoodhotels.com/westin