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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!

Global Tastemakers Awards

The inaugural Food & Wine Global Tastemakers Awards honors the best of the best in culinary travel, as chosen by readers – food lovers and culinary-focused travelers. From the top restaurants and bars around the world to the airlines with the most enticing inflight menu, cruise ships with inventive culinary programs to the top hotels with stellar food and culinary activities, readers select their favorite cities, restaurants, cocktail bars, and more.

We invite you to explore the categories for voting, including Royal Palms Resort & Spa under Hotels/Resorts for Arizona. Voting is live until December 18, 2022.


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.


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Feel festive and cheerful with holiday joy at Royal Palms Resort & Spa. Indulge in a relaxing retreat, taking in the bold and beautiful decorations, specially curated menus, flavorful cocktails and cheer spread throughout!

Sunday, December 25, 2022

6:30am - 11:00am | Breakfast at T. Cook's with Limited A La Carte Menu

10:30am - 3:00pm | Holiday Banquet Buffet, $150 per person ($75 Children 6 - 12, Complimentary Children 5 and under)

11:00am - 11:00pm | Mix-Up Bar + Lounge with Limited A La Carte Menu

1:00pm - 8:00pm | 3-Course Prix Fixe at T. Cook's, $150 per person ($75 Children 6 - 12, Complimentary Children 5 and under)

Reservations are required. For reservations, please call 602.808.0766 or book online through OpenTable.

*Please note, there is a plated dinner at T. Cook's and a banquet buffet option, hosted in our ballroom. There are two separate holiday menu choices available.

For T. Cook's Prix Fixe Reservations, please book here

For Ballroom Banquet Buffet Reservations, please book here.

Lock in Savings. Unlock the Possibilities.

Save 15% off stays through April 30, 2023, when you book by November 30, 2022. Plan your desert escape today!

World of Hyatt members can save even more, plus enjoy in-hotel benefits and rewards for each stay.

Linger Longer, Save More!

Retreat to a Spanish inspired oasis in the desert this fall. Take advantage of up to 15% off your stay, to escape to the sunshine and explore the valley. Enjoy nearby hiking trails, sunny days at the pool, flavorful bites and refreshing sips. Create a getaway all your own by staying longer and saving more. Stay 1 or 2 nights, save 10%, stay 3 nights or more, save 15%. Use code MORE22 to book now.

Weekday Explorer

Extend the weekend, all week. With a $100 resort credit, indulge in flavorful bites from Cabana Café and T. Cook’s, while enjoying craft cocktails from Mix-Up and feeling rejuvenated at Alvadora Spa. Take advantage of the relaxing week days to escape the routine and cheers to summer! Use code FALL22 to book now.

Plan your getaway here

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.

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.