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The 12th National Indian Nations Conference: Justice for Victims of Crime will be held once again on the Agua Caliente reservation in Palm Springs, California. The Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians has occupied the area for over a thousand years. The Agua Caliente Band is one of ten Tribes in the greater Palm Springs area. There are thirty-three Tribes in the region. The center of Palm Springs is the "Se-Khi" (Boiling Water), hot mineral springs from which Palm Springs derives its name.


The conference will be held at the Renaissance Palm Springs Hotel (formerly the Wyndham Hotel) with additional sleeping rooms available at the Agua Caliente Spa Hotel and other nearby hotels. All hotels are within a five minute drive from the Palm Springs International Airport and offer complimentary airport transportation.


 

Agua Caliente Spa Hotel
100 North Indian Canyon Drive
Palm Springs, California 92262
Rate: $100.00 per night
Reservations1-800-854-1279 (group rate code "Indian Nations")
Reservations Deadline: Friday, November 19, 2010.
Parking: Complimentary valet parking for all hotel guests
The Agua Caliente Spa Hotel is a tribally owned facility. Facilities at the Agua Caliente Spa Hotel include a full body spa, sauna, and a complete health club. The Spa also offers a complimentary shuttle between hotel and Palm Springs International Airport.


 

Renaissance Palm Springs Hotel
888 E. Tahquitz Canyon Way
Palm Springs, CA 92262
Rate: $100.00 per night
Reservations760-322-6000 (group rate code "Indian Nations")
Reservation Deadline: Friday, November 19, 2010.
Parking: Complimentary self parking. Valet parking is at $18.00 per day.

The Renaissance Palm Springs Hotel is a full service conference hotel in downtown Palm Springs. This hotel has a smoke-free policyRequest for Tax Exempt Status: Only Federal Government Employees and Native Americans are exempt from CA state tax - you must complete the attached form and show appropriate identification.

 

 

Hilton Palm Springs
400 East Tahquitz Canyon Way
Palm Springs, California, 92262
Rate: $100.00 per night
Reservations: 1-800-445-8667 (group rate code "Indian Nations")
Reservation Deadline: Friday, November 19, 2010.
Parking: Complimentary parking is included in the rate.
Walking distance to both the Renaissance and the Spa Hotel, the Hilton also offers complimentary shuttle between hotel and Palm Springs International Airport. Request for Tax Exempt Status: Only Federal Government Employees and Native Americans are exempt from CA state tax - you must complete the attached form and show appropriate identification.

 


Hotel Zoso Palm Springs
150 South Indian Canyon
Palm Springs, California, 92262
Rate: $104.00 per night
Reservations: 760-325-9676 (group rate code "Indian Nations")
Reservation Deadline: Friday, November 19, 2010.
Parking: Valet parking is $10.00 per day.
Walking distance to both the Renaissance and the Spa Hotel, Hotel Zoso also offers complimentary shuttle between hotel and Palm Springs International Airport.

 


Palm Springs International Airport is less than 2 miles from the Renaissance Palm Springs Hotel and the Agua Caliente Tribe's Spa Hotel. The airport is served by ten airlines that connect to hundreds of cities worldwide. Every year, it welcomes visitors from over 500 cities around the world, and serves many markets non-stop, including ten major airline hubs.

 

Airlines Servicing Palm Springs International Airport


Ontario International Airport is 70 miles from Palm Springs and is the closest of all Los Angeles area airports for conference attendees who cannot fly directly into Palm Springs. Conference attendees arriving by way of Ontario International Airport and driving to conference hotels in Palm Springs can find Driving Directions Here.



Palm Springs International Airport maintains a service desk, located inside the terminal near baggage claim, to assist the traveling public with transportation needs and questions. Conference attendees can access free hotel shuttle service by using the airport courtesy phones in the airport baggage claim area. The Ground Transportation Service Desk is open and manned seven days a week with assistance available from 8:00 am until 9:00 pm. The Ground Transportation Service desk may be reached by telephone at 1-760-318-3830, Monday through Friday, from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. Guests can access free hotel shuttles by using the airport courtesy phones in the baggage claim area.

 

Desert Valley Shuttle (1-800-413-3999 psshuttle@aol.com) provides scheduled shuttle service to and from the major airports in Southern California. I.E. Lax - Ontario - Long Beach - John Wayne (Orange County) - as well as door-to-door service in the general Los Angeles/ San Fernando Valley/ Long Beach/Orange County areas. Scheduled shuttle departs Ontario Airport twice daily at 1:30 p.m. and 7:30 - 8:30 p.m. Advanced reservations recommended.


Weather

The desert climate is warm and dry with average December daytime highs in the seventies and average nighttime lows in the mid-forties.

 

Palm Springs, CA
Updated Thursday, February 23, 2012 1:53 PM
Clear
Clear
88°FHigh: 88°F
Low: 53°F
Wind: 5 mph
Humidity: 9%
Sunny (Clear)
Friday
75° / 52°
Sunny (Clear)
Saturday
76° / 53°
Mostly Sunny
Sunday
70° / 49°
Mostly Sunny
Monday
66° / 48°
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