The demand for flexible meeting space is on the rise, focused mainly on hybrid indoor-outdoor options. Hyatt Regency Indian Wells and Balboa Bay Resort, both South California resorts, both offer newly renovated meeting and social spaces that can accommodate any corporate gathering or personal meeting, event or conference need.
Hyatt Regency Indian Wells Resort & Spa has become a top corporate destination for meetings and conferences in Greater Palm Springs. With 88,000 square feet of newly remodeled function space both indoors and out—alongside award-winning service, incomparable culinary offerings, on-site spa and tennis, and a neighboring golf course.
Hyatt Indian Wells is one of the best event venues in Southern California with a stunning mountain backdrop. Its versatile and flexible spaces cater to guests’ individual needs and allow them to create an event tailored to their preferences and comfort. Hyatt Regency Indian Wells is nestled on 45 acres of lush landscape with towering palms and panoramic golf and mountain views. The resort recently underwent a multi-million-dollar transformation, including 26 remodeled penthouse suites with an upgraded modern design, wet bars, and private balconies with incredible views, as well as the signature Lantana restaurant, ballroom, outdoor event lawns and more. The hotel also offers 43 two- and three-bedroom villas complete with a fireplace, furnished patios with grills and/or private hot tubs, and direct access to the adults’ pool. The recently opened HyTides waterpark is the largest in Greater Palm Springs, with dual waterslides, a lazy river and splash pads. The resort offers 530 guest rooms, a 30,000-square-foot spa & fitness center and recreation activities, including tennis and championship golf. Only 20 minutes from the Palm Springs Airport, the resort is mid-valley with convenient access to shopping, dining, and outdoor wellness adventures, and popular local events
To find out more about Hyatt Indian Wells, visit www.hyatt.com/en-US/hotel/california/hyatt-regency-indian-wells-resort-and-spa/champ.
Balboa Bay Resort has 32,000 square feet of waterfront event space in Newport Beach. The new Lighthouse Room opened this summer with a full wall of La Cantina folding doors that open the entire space to a private, al fresco reception area with firepits and Adirondack chairs, bringing in light ocean breezes and sweeping harbor views. Right on the harbor, groups can gather on the picturesque Bayfront Ceremony Lawn overlooking yachts and sailboats, or host a more grand affair in the resort’s Grand Ballroom. Many of the resort’s breakout meeting rooms also feature large doors opening up to a courtyard for a hybrid meeting setup. As one of the few resorts in the area, the guestroom ratio supports the large function space, and the property offers a full buyout of all 159 guestrooms and event space.
Balboa Bay Resort is Newport Beach’s premier waterfront retreat offering stunning bay views and sunsets over Balboa Bay’s harbor. Recently named the #1 Resort in Newport Beach by U.S. News & World Report, the Forbes Four-Star and AAA Four-Diamond property features 159 luxurious guestrooms and suites, offering relaxed yet refined accommodations along with a celebrated culinary program. Food and beverage offerings include the newly reimagined signature A+O Restaurant | Bar; Blend, offering fresh grab-and-go delicacies and delights that pair perfectly with beautiful bay views; and 24-hour in-room dining. Wellness amenities include a fitness studio, year-round heated outdoor swimming pool and whirlpool, pool bar, pool cabanas, water sport rentals from the private dock, a full-service 10,000-square-foot spa, and a Drybar salon.
Lighthouse Room: Lighthouse is Balboa Bay Resort’s newest meeting room, a coastal-inspired space with a full-service bar and a spacious 2,669 square feet of interior space, plus a private outdoor patio. An attached 308-square-foot versatile private room provides an intimate space for lounging or additional event needs. Lighthouse can accommodate up to 150 guests in a dining capacity and 225 in a reception setting and is the perfect space for meeting groups, private social events, and wedding parties. Lighthouse Room is also home to the resort’s popular Sunday Brunches. This modern gathering space within the iconic bayside resort has cool white tones, accented with grays and blues, and beautiful gray herringbone wood look flooring. The bar is the standout feature, as well as an elegant candle wall with a sparkling antique mirror backdrop in the entryway, new lighting fixtures, accent wood walls, wallpaper with natural grasscloth texture and color, new contemporary artwork, accent mirrors, and display monitors.
To find out more about Balboa Bay Resort, visit www.balboabayresort.com.