81st NRA Annual Convention

October 20-24, 2014 · The Ritz-Carlton · Rancho Mirage, California

Featuring both palm trees and snow-capped mountain views, the newly-completed Ritz-Carlton Rancho Mirage has quickly become one of the most esteemed luxury resorts in Palm Springs. The 25,000-square-foot hotel boasts 15 spa treatment rooms, a fitness center, eucalyptus-infused steam and sauna facilities, an outdoor meditation mesa, and an outdoor co-ed whirlpool with waterfall and views of Coachella Valley. From sumptuous guest rooms featuring private balconies and patios…to dining that serves local California fare at its freshest, The Ritz is an oasis that will touch both your soul and adventurous spirit. What’s more, you’ll enjoy convenient access to Palm Springs shopping, dining, recreation and sightseeing. To find out more, be sure to browse The Ritz-Carlton Rancho Mirage website. Please note that all convention attendees will be extended complimentary in-room Internet service.

The Ritz is located at 68900 Frank Sinatra Drive, Rancho Mirage, CA 92270.


Named one of the Top 10 “Most Stress Free Airports in the U.S.” by SmarterTravel.com, Palm Springs International Airport is the most conveniently located airport to the hotel.

Once you’ve landed, Cardiff Transportation is available for your transportation needs with its fleet of sedans, vans, SUVs and mini coaches. You can:

Suggested Dining

The Ritz-Carlton Rancho Mirage features The Edge Steakhouse and State Fare Bar & Kitchen. For off-site dining, be sure to visit the concierge desk for the most up-to-date dining suggestions. You may also download The Ritz’s list of Suggested Restaurants.

Hotel Reservation Details

All attendees must make their own hotel reservations. Your hotel reservation and hotel fees ARE NOT included in the convention registration fee.

The negotiated special room rates for NRA are as follows:

  • $279.00 per night per guest room
  • $329.00 per night per fire pit guest room
  • $429.00 per night per fire pit suite

You may reserve your room online through the Ritz’ website.

If you prefer to make your hotel reservation by phone, please call 1-800-542-8680. Be sure to ask for Rate Code: NRAA when speaking with a reservations specialist.

The Ritz-Carlton Rewards Program

The Ritz-Carlton offers a rewards program for its frequent visitors. As a member, you can accrue either points or airline miles for stays at any of their participating locations worldwide, redeem points for extraordinary opportunities and offers, and enjoy award-winning service. Read this fact sheet to learn more.