Travel & Accommodations

Contact our wonderful travel partners for an extraordinary place to stay during the Festival!

Our partner hotels graciously make the following special rates available to attendees for the duration of the Festival. These select establishments are conveniently located, offer a variety of amenities and have earned very positive feedback from past guests. And each hotel is eager to make your stay in Palm Springs memorable. Depending upon the hotel, you may either book online by clicking through to the hotel’s website or by phone using the number listed. In either case, BE SURE TO USE THE RATE CODE WHEN REQUESTING THESE SPECIAL RATES.

If you’re in the market for a quality, professionally-managed vacation rental, we invite you to seek out the services of our Official Vacation Rental Partner, immediately following the hotel listings.

If our staff can be of assistance, please do not hesitate our offices at 760-322-2930 or send us an email. We look forward to welcoming you and hope you enjoy your stay in Palm Springs!




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Renaissance Palm Springs Hotel
888 East Tahquitz Canyon Way, Palm Springs 92262
(760) 322-6000

The Renaissance Palm Springs is pleased to be the Official Host Hotel and Media Center 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. 1.5 miles from the airport and a short walk to the SPA Casino. The hotel's "Great Room”, "Rocks" Lobby Bar and expansive 5000 square foot pool have become the focal points for socializing and networking.

Book your group rate for Palm Springs International ShortFest 2016!

Or make your reservations by phone by calling (760) 322-6000 - be sure to request the Palm Springs International Film Festival rate!



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Ace Hotel & Swim Club
701 E. Palm Canyon Drive, Palm Springs 92264
(760) 325-9900

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 pet-friendly.

Special rate:
20% off Best Available Rate

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Alcazar Palm Springs
622 N. Palm Canyon Drive, Palm Springs, CA 92262
(760) 318-9850 / (866) 877-8733

This lush and relaxing 34-room boutique hotel is warm, modern & sleek, featuring imported Italian linens, flat screen tv’s, choice of fireplaces, poolside and private patios, salt water purified pool, cooling misters, Jacuzzi and a beautiful garden courtyard. Hotel amenities include daily pastries, coffee/espresso, Townie Bikes, Business center and wireless internet throughout. All in the heart of the super hip uptown design district! Enjoy our exquisite and highly acclaimed restaurants, Cheeky’s for Breakfast & Lunch and both Mr. Lyons & Birba for Dinner & Cocktails.

Special Rate:
$129.00 Weekday (Sun-Thurs.)
$159.00 Weekend (Fri & Sat.)

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A Place in the Sun
754 San Lorenzo Rd, Palm Springs, 92264
(800) 779-2254 (USA) or (760) 325-0254

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."

Promo Rate for Festival Attendees:
10% off weekend (Fri - Sat)
20% off mid-week nights (Sun - Thurs)

*Please call to receive promotional rate or book online on our website and mention PSSFF-ATT in the remarks section.




Best Western Plus Las Brisas
222 S. Indian Canyon Drive, Palm Springs 92262

Enjoy the best of Palm Springs at this boutique hotel minutes from the beautiful San Jacinto Mountains. The Best Western Plus Las Brisas Hotel’s convenient downtown location is ideal for leisure travelers. This newly-renovated hotel is close to restaurants, shopping and movie theaters. Spacious, well-appointed guest rooms and suites await visitors, each complete with pillow top mattresses, free American breakfast, wireless high-speed internet access and HD satellite television.

Special Rates:
10% off current rack rate

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Courtyard by Marriott
1300 Tahquitz Canyon Way, Palm Springs, CA 92262
(800) 321-2211 / (760) 322-6100

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, microwave, a well-lit work desk, two phones with data ports, high-speed internet access, and complimentary weekday newspaper and in-room coffee.

Special Rate:

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Hilton Palm Springs
400 E. Tahquitz Canyon Way, Palm Springs 92262
(760) 320-6868 or (800) 522-6900

Located in the heart of Palm Springs just minutes from the airport, the Hilton 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 balcony. Beautifully landscaped grounds surround a large pool, two hot tubs and poolside bar/grill. Order room service or enjoy a meal in the Terrace Restaurant with patio dining. Visit the 24-hour fitness center and the Elements Spa for relaxing facials, massages and other treatments. Complimentary high speed wireless internet.

Special Rates:
Weekday (June 21 – June 23) $119. Weekend (June 24 – 27) $129.

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Hyatt Regency Suites
285 N Palm Canyon Drive, Palm Springs 92262
(760) 322-9000

Stay in style at Hyatt Palm Springs, the only all-suite hotel in the heart of downtown Palm Springs, which offers customized experiences that are as distinctive as our guests. We offer incredibly spacious rooms in an excellent location for your visit. Take in gorgeous views of the San Jacinto Mountains, downtown, or our lovely grounds from your private balcony. With our central setting, you will find fabulous shopping, trendy entertainment, dining, Film Festival Theatres and plenty of attractions close at hand, making us the perfect hotel in Palm Springs.

Special Rate:
15% off of our best available rate

To make a reservation:
Please visit




Palm Mountain Resort & Spa
155 S. Belardo Rd., Palm Springs 92262
(800) 622-9451 (USA and Canada) or (760) 325-1301

Palm Mountain Resort is located downtown one block from Palm Canyon Drive and 2 miles to the Camelot Theatre. Our beautiful Accommodations with courtyard views are equipped with a Microwave, fridge, coffeemaker, flat screen TV, iron, ironing board And hairdryer. Large outdoor pool/whirlpool and complimentary WiFi acess and self parking.

Special Rate:
Garden Rooms Sunday to Thursday - $50
Garden Rooms Friday & Saturday - $79

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Vacation Palm Springs
(760) 778-7832

At Vacation Palm Springs you'll find & can book online more than 400 vacation home rentals, pool homes, condos, and luxury estates in the Greater Palm Springs area – including Palm Springs, Palm Desert, Rancho Mirage and La Quinta, CA.

Vacation Palm Springs hand-selects our professionally managed vacation rentals - pool homes, luxury homes, architectural properties, condos, villas, and celebrity estates, resulting in A+ customer ratings and glowing guest reviews. Enjoy peace of mind for your Palm Springs vacation home experience with the caring and committed A+ rated service team at Vacation Palm Springs. There's always someone available to assist you.