The Riviera Hotel is one of Palm Springs most storied resorts! The Riviera, a historic Palm Springs hotel was a choice hangout for members of the Rat Pack, with Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis Jr. and many others performing in the Metropolitan Room. When It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World filmed in Palm Springs, the entire cast stayed there.
Designed by Irwin Schuman, The Riviera opened in 1959 inthe spirit of Las Vegas resorts and became a hangout for Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin. Elvis Presley was also a guest; later, former Palm Springs mayor Sonny Bono opened a restaurant at the property, according to the hotel's website.
Now's your last chance to get official Riviera branded souvenirs.