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Join us for festive holidays, resort events and special occasions. We invite you to explore the unique happenings at Royal Palms Resort & Spa. We hope to see you soon!


Travel + Leisure 2023 World's Best Awards

Travelers are exploring the world with more enthusiasm than ever, and our intrepid readers are leading the way—armed with trusted information and inspiration from Travel + Leisure.

The World’s Best Awards continue to play a major role in travelers’ decisions about every aspect of trip planning, as the results serve as a benchmark for excellence in the industry. The survey asks readers to share their insights based on their previous three years of travel, and they have continued to vote in record numbers.

Visit to rate your favorite travel experiences and enter for a chance to win a $15,000 cash prize, courtesy of T+L. Your vote will contribute to the results, which will be revealed in the August 2023 issue of Travel + Leisure.

We invite you to explore the categories for voting, including Royal Palms Resort & Spa under Hotels/Resorts for Arizona. Voting is live until February 27, 2023.

VOTE HERE


Thank you for your support!

Celebrate the history, charm and long standing traditions that have been home to Royal Palms for 75 years. Delight yourself on a trip down memory lane with a $75 resort credit, breakfast for two and a limited time 75th commemorative amenity. Join us for special delighters throughout the year to help mark the milestone and usher in the next 75 years! Use code: 75TH to book now.


Take part in more 75th celebrations with limited time cocktails and menu features. Join us in Mix-Up Bar + Lounge for a specialty libation, highlighting a Singapore Sling and Sazerac. Make a reservation

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 today for T. Cook's to try out our unique $75 prix fixe menu including Bread + Pesto, Deviled Lobster Toast and Chicken + Truffle Pot Pie, with a glass of champagne.


For your next day of pampering at Alvadora Spa, we recommend The Royal Facial for our 75th Anniversary. This Gold Repair Facial will leave you feeling relaxed and rejuvenated. Alvadora Spa also features Gold Knesko products for sale, including face, lip and eye masks. 

Celebrate this Valentine's Day with a delectable 4-course prix fixe menu from T. Cook's. Wine and dine your loved one with a flavorful dinner, followed by a romantic stroll on the resort grounds. End the evening with a glass of wine by the fire pits and plan to stay the night with our Royal Romance rooms package. Cheers to your love! 


Valentine's menu is available on Tuesday, February 14, 2023. 

$200++ per person. Reservations recommended and can be booked online through OpenTable


For more information and to book your Royal Romance reservation, please email: Reservations@royalpalmshotel.com.

For more details and booking a special couples Via Cappello dining experience, please email: Douglas.platt@royalpalmshotel.com.

Experience the suite life with a $300 resort credit when you reserve a premium suite. Upgrade your new year vacation and use your credit towards luxurious spa treatments, delectable dishes, expertly crafted cocktails and days under the sun poolside. Indulge your wanderlust spirit for a Phoenix adventure.


Book your retreat today!

Fridays | 8:00am - Defining HIIT (High Intensity Interval Training)

Combining body exercises with high intensity 45 seconds interval training with muscle strengthening movements, this format will help stretch and lengthen while gaining strength for your whole body. That helps you stay in tune into the intelligent design of the body with organic patterns and corrective exercise and movement. This is a great format to also learn proper movement and help take care of your body. You will experience yoga, Pilates and body movement.

Please meet in Alegria Garden at 8:00am.

Saturdays | 9:00am - Yin & Yang Yoga

Enjoy the beauty of balance: layering dynamic vinyasa flow sequences (YANG) with soft landing in long deep stretches by the end of the class (YIN). The class flows with elements of yin and yang helping students to develop strength and flexibility.

Please meet in Alvadora Spa lobby at 8:45am.

Sundays | 9:00am - Yoga Nidra

Settled into a comfortable restorative position, you will be guided into one of the deepest meditations, leading awareness through many levels of mental process to a state of complete stillness and insight. You will be leaving calm, rested and rejuvenated. Yoga Nidra is sometimes called a yogic sleep in a state of conscious mind. This is an All Levels class.

Please meet in Alvadora Spa lobby at 8:45am.

Recently launched, our Royal Paws program provides an elevated pet program for paw-rents looking to give their four-legged friends the ultimate luxury hotel experience. The program features a dedicated (and delicious!) pet menu, in addition to a collection of plush branded beds, bowls and tennis balls for use during the stay. Royal Palms’ concierge will also provide a map of the best pet-friendly spots on property to play and explore in addition to a resources list with nearby pet shops, veterinarians and more. #RoyalPaws

Experience a guided tour of Royal Palms by a resort historian. You'll learn the storied history of the property, which was built as a private estate in 1929 and opened as an Inn in 1948.


Some highlights include:

  • 1929 Mansion is completed. Property is 65 acres in total.
  • 1937 Home sold to W. E. Travis, President of Greyhound Bus Lines. Second story of mansion and Priest's quarters built at this time.
  • 1942 Home sold to John Ross, President of Aviola Radio Co. 30 acres of the property parceled off and sold.
  • 1948 Ross sold home and 30 acres of citrus grove and date palms to a group of investors headed by former bandleader, Al Stoval. 15 casitas, The Orange Tree Restaurant and a heart-shaped pool were built.
  • 1956 Property is sold to a syndicate of Midwestern investors headed by Fred W. Renker. An additional 45 casitas are added to the property.
  • 1981 Two-story hotel room building of 68 units and parking garage built.
  • 1996 Property closed for extensive restoration. Heart-shaped pool removed. Royal Palms became the site of the 1996 ASID Showhouse, (American Society of Interior Design) a major fundraiser for the Phoenix Symphony. 
  • 1997 Royal Palms Hotel and Casitas opens for business in April.
  • 2003 Royal Palms Hotel and Resorts becomes Royal Palms Resort and Spa.
  • 2016 Royal Palms Resort and Spa becomes the sixth property to join The Unbound Collection by Hyatt.

Join us in Mix-Up Bar + Lounge for the happiest of hours!

4:00pm - 6:00pm | Daily

  • 50% Off Bites
  • $5 Draft Beer
  • $8 House Wine
  • $10 Signature Cocktails

Wind down from the day with great local music at Mix-Up Bar + Lounge. Enjoy a variety of solos and duos who perform original creations and favorite covers. Take in the al fresco setting, or indoor lounge seating, with craft cocktails, tasty bites and good company.

7:00pm – 10:00pm | Friday & Saturday

Expand your horizons while in The Valley of the Sun and partake in a memorable and spectacular performance from the Arizona Opera. With performances starting in October and wrapping up in April, there will be show and time to fit for all.


Arizona Opera produces fully-staged operas, concerts, and collaborative programs throughout the state of Arizona each year. Having just celebrated its 50th Anniversary Season, Arizona Opera mission is to elevate the transformative power of storytelling through music, cultivating community and strengthening a state and people as adventurous and diverse as the place they call home. The company's artistic history is rich with a blend of opera’s traditional repertoire featuring baroque, bel canto, and verismo works, turn-of-the-century masterpieces, operettas, and contemporary American operas.


To learn more and purchase tickets, please visit their website here.

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