Hotel & Travel

​​​​​Hotel Information


74-855 Country Club Dr.
Palm Desert, CA 92260

Room Rate: $269 single/double plus applicable taxes (approximately 12%) This rate is extended three days prior to and three days after the conference, based on availability. 
Reservations: 760-341-2211 
*Say that you are with code “NRECA 2018 CEO Conference” to receive the conference rate. 

Or click here to reserve your room online.
*You will be directed to the hotel’s home page with the reservation code already entered in the appropriate field. All you need to do is enter your arrival date to begin the reservation process.

Check-in: 4:00 p.m.
Check-out: Noon

Reservation cut-off date: December 18, 2017​
There are a limited number of rooms available for the NRECA room block so please make your reservation early. We kindly ask that you book your room after you have registered for the conference.  

Cancellation policy: Cancel by 3:00 pm local time at least 72 hours to arrival to avoid a one night cancellation charge.

Parking at the hotel:
Self-Parking: $25/day with in/out privileges
Valet Parking: $34/day with in/out privileges. 

Electric car charging stations: 12, complimentary

Available Guest Services: Concierge, full-service business center, golf (two courses on-property), full service spa & fitness facilities, tennis (20 courts-hard, clay, grass), room service, gift shop, specialty shops and restaurants, valet dry cleaning.

Visit the hotel web site for a complete listing of hotel features and services.

​Travel Information

The hotel does not provide shuttle transportation

Palm Springs International Airport is located 11 miles from the JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort is served by most major airlines.

Estimated taxi fare: $50-53 (one way)

Shuttle Company: AM/PM Shuttle Service, $45-50 one-way – 760-409-8826 or book online

Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) is located 140 miles from the JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort. Drive time is approximately 2 hours, depending on traffic and time of day. LAX is served by all major airlines. 

San Diego International Airport (SAN), served by all major airlines, is located approximately 150 miles from the JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort. Drive time is approximately 2-1/2 hours, depending on traffic and time of day.  

​Local Information

With nine cities in one beautiful oasis, Greater Palm Springs is rich in visitor experiences, from outdoor adventure, shopping and art to world-class events like Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival and Modernism Week. Whether you spend a sun-soaked afternoon by the pool, play a round of golf or soak in healing mineral water, this Southern California destination knows how to chill.

Greater Palm Springs has more than 350 days of sunshine with less than 5 inches of rain! Winter temperatures average in the 70s with nights in the mid-40s. The dry desert heat of summer pushes daytime temperatures into the 100s, which is enjoyed by sun seekers from around the globe.

The geography of Palm Springs is what creates the famed warm, dry climate. At 487 feet above sea level, Palm Springs is sheltered by the Little San Bernardino Mountains to the north, the Santa Rosa Mountains on the south, and the San Jacinto Mountains to the west. With its towering 10,831 foot Mt. San Jacinto and the lush, inspirational Indian Canyons, this is an exquisite place for hikers to find themselves.