Hyatt Grand Champions Resort Villas and Spa Unveils New Lobby Bar and Newly Designed Penthouse Suites

The extensive renovations redefine luxury for the exquisite desert resort

Hyatt Grand Champions Resort, Villas and Spa is pleased to announce the completion of a $2.2 million renovation of its luxury penthouse suites and lobby bar on October 1.  The renovation includes a transformation of 26 penthouse suites, as well as the complete redesign of the lobby bar, named Agave Sunset.  With its updated contemporary furnishings, revamped bar and continued high-quality service, Hyatt Grand Champions captures the essence of a true desert getaway.

“This exciting transformation reinvents the resort with a contemporary design that’s inspired by the natural beauty of Indian Wells,” remarked Allan Farwell, General Manager of Hyatt Grand Champions Resort, Villas and Spa.  “The newly remodeled penthouses provide a more stylish and contemporary ambience, while still maintaining a relaxing and inviting atmosphere.  Agave Sunset will present the ultimate view of our fabulous property and the gorgeous sunsets.”

Agave Sunset – Conveniently located in the lobby of Hyatt Grand Champions Resort, Villas and Spa, Agave Sunset is the perfect oasis to escape the summer heat or unwind after an afternoon game of golf.  Opening on October 1, the newly remodeled and re-concepted lobby bar features signature desert-inspired cocktails, an impressive wine collection and their very own private label Agave Sunset Tequila. This super premium, private label tequila is single barrel tequila created by Herradura especially for Hyatt Grand Champions Resort.  

The comfortable atmosphere of Agave Sunset features cool desert tones in both the indoor and outdoor areas.  The bar features inviting banquettes and chairs for guests to sit comfortably in the plush lounge.  A modern drum light, creatively suspended from the ceiling, gives the space a contemporary and casual feel.  The walls of palladium windows look out onto the sunny patio, perfect for viewing the resort’s golf course.

Luxurious Corinthian leather seating and multiple wall mounted LCD flat screen televisions create a relaxed setting perfect to enjoy signature dishes off the new Street Taco Menu, such as Achiote Goat with Pickled Red Onion and Cilantro, and Chilled Lobster with a Mango Cabbage Slaw. 

Guests can also enjoy an Indian Wells sunset while toasting with one of the many signature tequila cocktails including Sunset Margarita made with Hyatt Grand Champion’s own Agave Sunset Tequila, Fresh Lime Juice, Agave Syrup, a Cointreau Float, Sweet Lemon-Salt rim and Grenadine “sink.”  Other feature cocktails include House Made Sangrita, a traditional Mexican aperitif served with signature Agave Sunset tequila, and the Watermelon Smash made with Muddled Watermelon, Jalapeno, Mint and Tequila. The extensive Tequila List features more than 40 tequilas and 10 mezcals from the Jalisco region of Mexico, including the exclusive Agave Sunset Tequila.

Guests will now enjoy a serene view of the Hyatt Grand Champions property in the relaxed atmosphere of the Agave Sunset Terrace.  The bar features Sunset Houron Sunday through Thursday from 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m., offering the perfect dining experience capturing the resort’s award-winning golf course and the famous watercolor sunsets of Indian Wells as a backdrop.  Guests can also enjoy the smooth jazz stylings of The Art of Sax every Friday and Saturday nights.

Penthouse Luxury Redefined - The Penthouse Suites at Hyatt Grand Champions is designed with ultimate luxury in mind.  The 945-square foot suites provides spacious accommodations with a cozy lounge area with sectional seating, four-person dining room, living room with granite wet bar, large bathroom, powder room and a 270-square foot outdoor balcony area with chaise lounges. 

The luxurious bathroom includes natural stone flooring complimented with soft earth tones to reflect the desert climate.  Along with a deluxe soaking tub, the bathroom has a frameless glass shower and dual ceramic vessel sinks with modern polished chrome hardware.  The wood vanity features an under-mounted LED light strip for nightlight and accent dimmable lighting throughout. 

The lounge area of the Penthouse Suite has a large plush sectional seating area that can double as a sofa bed and features a 47” LCD wall-mounted television.  The wet bar in the living room features granite countertops and an integrated refrigerator for guest’s convenience.  The bedroom is partitioned by French doors with an etched privacy glass.  The living room is shaded by a solar shade panel window treatment that will block the sun and open up to a spacious outdoor balcony area for a panoramic view of the resort and golf courses.

For more information regarding Hyatt Grand Champions Resort, Villas and Spa, please contact the resort by phone at (760) 341-1000 or visit the resort website.

About Hyatt Grand Champions Resort, Villas and Spa
Nestled in 45 acres of lush gardens and shimmering fountains in Palm Springs, Hyatt Grand Champions Resort, Villas and Spa is a destination resort offering an oasis of endless sunshine and warm hospitality. The only resort in the Palm Springs area offering 43 private one- and two- bedroom villas with 24-hour butler service, this 530-guestroom resort’s spacious design and world-class service seamlessly incorporates the natural beauty of the desert. Featuring the award-winning Agua Serena Spa and  Medical and Skin Spa, delectable dining options, seven pools, and more than 88,000 square feet of flexible function space,  the resort offers both leisure and business travelers the quintessential Palm Springs experience. Hyatt Grand Champions Resort, Villas and Spa has received numerous notable awards, including the prestigious AAA Four Diamond Award for more than 20 consecutive years. For more information, visit
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