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The Westin Mission Hills Golf Resort & Spa Hosts King Abdullah II of Jordan and Governor Jerry Brown

Rancho Mirage Resort Is "Fit for a King" and the Ideal Desert Oasis for Meetings Both Large and Small

RANCHO MIRAGE, CA--(Marketwired - February 19, 2014) - The Westin Mission Hills Golf Resort and Spa hosted King Abdullah II ibn Al Hussein of Jordan and California governor Jerry Brown last Friday for meetings that included discussions on drought, the efficient use of water and renewable energy. The leaders' meeting preceded His Majesty's visit with President Obama at the neighboring Annenberg Retreat at Sunnylands.

"The Westin Mission Hills Golf Resort & Spa was honored to be the location for the high level talks between His Majesty and Governor Brown," said Robert Ferguson, director of sales and marketing. "Our team of professionals coupled with our modern meeting spaces and central Palm Springs area location make the resort a unique destination for visitors from around the world."

The Westin Mission Hills Golf Resort & Spa is the ideal venue for Palm Springs meetings. The resort has completed $20 million in property improvements that included all 512 Palm Springs hotel rooms, lobby lounge, wired and wireless updates, climate control systems, fitness center equipment, and other behind the scenes elements that improve the guest experience. Meeting spaces range from a 17,300 sq. ft. ballroom to intimate suites and outdoor spaces. A fact sheet highlighting The Westin Mission Hills meeting spaces and services can be accessed by clicking here: http://www.westinmissionhills.com/palm-springs-meetings

Planning a trip to the Palm Springs area for relaxation and golf? The Westin Mission Hills Golf Resort & Spa is an oasis of relaxation for winter and spring vacations with great rates on rooms and golf packages. Golf Digest recently named The Westin Mission Hills Golf Resort & Spa as one of the top 75 resorts in North America. Two championship courses are available to guests, the Pete Dye course adjacent to the resort and the Gary Player Signature Course. Each course offers a completely different type of experience to challenge even the most extreme golf enthusiast and features stunning desert scape and mountain skyline views. This Palm Springs golf resort is located at the corner of Bob Hope and Dinah Shore drives, named for two celebrities intimately associated with the game of golf. For rates and reservations, please visit the resort's website or call (877) 253-0041.

About The Westin Mission Hills Golf Resort & Spa

The Westin Mission Hills Golf Resort & Spa is a 512 room, AAA four-diamond resort nestled in the heart of the Palm Springs Valley. Spread out over 365-acres, the resort offers renovated guest rooms and suites, over 65,000 square feet of meeting space, 2 championship golf courses, an intimate spa, 7 lighted tennis courts, 3 pools, a 60 foot water slide and multiple dining options which include the signature Italian restaurant Pinzimini. For more information, please visit www.westinmissionhills.com

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