Travel Information

We know you're excited to join us for the 2017 Palm Springs International Film Festival and we are cheerfully awaiting your arrival.

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The Renaissance Palm Springs is pleased to be the Official Host Hotel of the Palm Springs International Film Festival. Discover our beautifully remodeled hotel that is intriguing, inspired, innovative and not so predictable. Revel in the desert experience. The hotel is conveniently located three blocks from downtown dining and shopping and a short walk to Regal Cinemas and Annenberg more

888 E. Tahquitz Canyon Way | 760-322-6000 | website
Rate Code: Reserve Online | $174-$194


If your plans include renting a vehicle for getting around town, please contact our friends at Hertz, the Official Rental Car of the Festival. A longtime partner and respected member of the corporate community, Hertz will get you moving! Hertz is pleased to extend a special discount to all Festival attendees. To book a reservation, call 1-800-654-3131 or log on to and be sure to use discount code CDP# 1840970 to get the Festival rate.


Feel like a pampered movie star from days past at this vintage Palm Springs hotel. Sixteen single story bungalows with kitchens & private patios surround a heated saltwater pool & spa. Lush lawns, fragrant gardens, and majestic views. Great location, too, just south of downtown. "The ultimate getaway."

754 San Lorenzo Road | 760.325.0254 | 800.779.2254 | website
Rate Code: PSFF | 15% off

Ace Hotel & Swim Club is within biking distance of downtown and close to cool stuff like Joshua Tree, the Salton Sea, Salvation Mountain, all kinds of historic desert modern architecture and tons of great vintage shopping. Bring your kids, bring your dog - we're family and more

701 E. Palm Canyon Dr |  760.325.9900 | website
Rate Code: PSFFA | 15% off best available

The lush & relaxing 34-room boutique hotel is modern & sleek featuring imported Italian linens, flat screen TV's, fireplaces, poolside & private patios, salt purifed pool and garden courtyard.  Ammenities include complimentary coffee/espresso, juice, fresh pastries, and townie bikes.  Alcazar also boasts two acclaimed restaurants on property; Cheeky's and Birba.

354 E Stevens Road |  760.318.9850 | 866.877.8733 | website
Rate Code: PSFF | $119 Sun-Thurs | $169 Fri & Sat

This little desert gem continues to define the Downtown Palm Springs resort and spa experience. Offering 67 luxuriously appointed guestrooms, including 13 historic one- and two-bedroom bungalows, three pools, the Estrella Spa and the Chi Chi Restaurant, all set amongst four acres of fragrant, beautifully manicured more

415 S Belardo Rd |  760.320.4117 | website
Rate Code: PSFILM | Thurs-Sun $179 | Fri & Sat $279

Located in the Movie Colony neighborhood our classic 1954 architecture remains an iconic reminder of old Hollywood.  Each of the 10 rooms is unique with modern furnishings.  Most have private patios & kitchens or kitchenettes. Fido Friendly. Pool hours are 24, complimentary Breakfast Bar, waters & sodas. Free parking & Wi-Fi, no resort fees.

354 E Stevens Road |  760.327.3866 | website
Rate Code: PSFF | 10% off

Casa Cody is a romantic, historic hideaway nestled against the San Jacinto Mountains in the heart of Palm Springs.  Desert inspired décor in every 27 ground level unit, many with fireplaces and/or patios and kitchens - all close to two pools & whirlpool spa.  Newly restored 1910 two-bedroom adobe house also available.

175 S. Cahuilla Road |  760.320.9346 | website
Rate Code: PSFF | $95-$225

Located just ½ mile from the Camelot Theatre and within walking distance to the Regal Theatre, the Courtyard by Marriott is the perfect hotel location for the Film Festival.  Spacious and remodeled guest rooms feature luxurious bedding, a comfortable sitting area, refrigerator, complimentary Wi-Fi, in-room coffee more

1300 E Tahquitz Canyon Way | 800.321.2211 or 760-322-6100 | website
Rate Code: PSFX| $125

East Canyon Hotel & Spa is a refreshing destination for those seeking style in sumptuous surroundings, with a personal touch. Catering to a gay clientele, this is a true retreat in the heart of Palm Springs complete with on-site spa services. Award winning luxury accommodations with a warm and friendly atmosphere. 

288 E. Camino Monte Vista | 877.324.6835 | website
Rate Code: PSFF17 | 25% off season rates

Hard Rock Hotel Palm Springs is a music-inspired hotel offering fashionably sleek guestrooms, inspired dining at The Kitchen, signature spa treatments at Rock Spa and The Club-the hottest new nightlife destination in the heart of sun-kissed downtown Palm more

150 S Indian Canyon Drive | 760.325.9676 | website
Rate Code: PSFF | 20% off best available rate

Hilton Palm Springs is located in the heart of Palm Springs just minutes from the airport, is walking distance to downtown restaurants, shops, galleries, the casino, the Palm Springs Art Museum, Convention Center and the Regal Theatre. 260 spacious guest rooms and suites with a patio or more

400 E Tahquitz Canyon Way | 800-522-6900 or 760-320-6868 | website
Rate Code: FFI | $169 Sun-Th | $179 Fri & Sat

Korakia is an authentic Moroccan inspired retreat located at the foot of the San Jacinto Mountains & attracts an eclectic crowd of actors, writers & photographers. Located only a few blocks from the heart of Palm Springs & within walking distance of three Festival theaters.  Full breakfast every morning & complimentary bicycles.  Make your experience a truly memorable one.  

257 S. Patencio Road  | 760.864.6411 | website
Rate Code: PSFF | $199/night

Located in the historic Movie Colony District of Palm Springs, Los Arboles is just a block away from the shops, dining and nightlife of Palm Canyon Drive and features 21 tile floored rooms, central courtyard pool & Jacuzzi, meeting and event space and, El Mirasol Cocina Mexicana Restaurant and Bar.

266 Via Altamira | 760.459.3605 | website
Rate Code: Cinema | 15% off

The Monkey Tree Hotel is a 16-room boutique hotel built in 1960 by renowned modernist architect Albert Frey.  The hotel re-opened in 2016, after being restored to its original mid-century modern design.  It boasts the areas first Scandinavian spa, heated salt water pool, & complimentary homemade breakfast. No resort fees.

2388 E. Raquet Club | 760.322.6059 | website
Rate Code: PSFF-MT | 10% off

Located downtown, one block from Palm Canyon Drive & walking distance to the Regal, Annenberg, Palm Canyon Theatres & 2 miles to the Camelot Theatre.   Room accommodations with garden views, each equipped with a microwave, fridge, coffeemaker, iron, hairdryer.  Outdoor heated pool & whirlpool, complimentary WiFi more

155 S. Belardo Road | 760.322.1301 | 800.622.9451 | website
Rate Code: PSIFF | $65.00-$169.00

POSH Palm Springs Inn is a unique bed & breakfast experience for adults where POSH is defined as PersOnable Service & Hospitality. POSH is a perfect relaxing space to enjoy a peaceful desert retreat. All amenities are included with your room (wifi, breakfast, happy-hour & more) with no resort fee.

530 E Mel Avenue | 760-992-5410 | website
Rate Code: PSFF2017 | 25% Discount off rack rate

The Saguaro Palm Springs opened in February 2012.  The bold color palette is the work of architects Peter Stamberg and Paul Aferiat, who have infused the property with hues that reflect the indigenous flowers that bring color to the desert landscape. The 244 room hotel features a buzzing pool scene, two bars, and a Mexican cantina. 

1800 E Palm Canyon Drive | 760. 323.1711 | website
Rate Code: PSIFF20% off best available rate | Reserve now

Tucked away on South Palm Canyon Drive, this completely renovated roadside lodge is the essence of Early California Modern design. Each of the 20 rooms faces a courtyard that features a two-story post and beam barn which serves as the property's indoor/outdoor lounge and bar.

1330 E Palm Canyon Drive | 760. 327.2300 | website
Rate Code: Identify as a Festival Attendee | Call for Current Rates

2017 PS Film Festival