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Holiday Inn Express Cathedral City (Palm Springs)

2.5 of 5 36101 Date Palm Drive, Cathedral City, CA 92234
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Blackfalds, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

While the staff was very kind .. it SMELLED awful... a musty old smell. The bed was hard. The first room I was given was still dirty but they quickly gave me a new room. The pool is sketchy ... very nice but there are no outside lights and it is dark out there... I wouldn't stay again. Disappointed with... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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135 reviews 135 reviews
41 hotel reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I'll begin with what was very good with the hotel. - The management were fantastic in accommodating our unusual parking needs (motorcycles, truck and trailer) - suggesting more secure parking options for us. - The rooms were clean, quiet, and very comfortable. - The check-in/check-out process couldn't have been better - Prices were quite reasonable - the hotel is walking-distance... More 

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Scotts Valley, California
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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spend one night here on Christmas. Like all Holiday Inn Express locations it was clean and had all the amenities you'd need. About 20 minutes from the Aerial Tramway ride which is what we were doing the next day. Breakfast was good as typical of holiday inn express.

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Dublin, California
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel is on the better side of Holiday Inn collections. The beds felt firmer and newer. Very quiet location and next to a gas station which is very convenient. If you want to visit Joshua Tree National Park, you might be able to find another IHG hotel that is closer. One thing that I found can be improved is... More 

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Comfortable hotel with very helpful staff and a decent basic continental breakfast. Staff were welcoming at check in and at all other times. They were helpful with temporary storage of luggage. Good parking and nice outdoor pool.

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HIE-CC, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Cathedral City (Palm Springs), responded to this review

Dear MJH H, thank you for your kind review. We are glad that you had a comfortable stay and enjoyed the front desk agents. If you are ever in the Palm Springs area please free to contact us for future inquires at the property level. Thank you in advance. Warm regards, Hotel Staff. More 

Stockton, California
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I made a reservation while my husband drove. We were about a half hour away and were very tired. We checked in and the clerk gave us a dinner recommendation then took our things to the room. Very large, clean, comfortable room with a great bed, large TV and quiet, hidden refrigerator. We took the recommendation and had a great... More 

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HIE-CC, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Cathedral City (Palm Springs), responded to this review

Dear Teri S, thank you for your five star review. It is our pleasure that we were able to accommodate you. I'm glad that you had a pleasant and relaxing stay with us. We strive to make sure that each and everyone of our guest has a wonderful stay with us, and this review is showing me that we are... More 

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34 reviews 34 reviews
34 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

I had another very pleasant stay at the Holiday Inn Cathedral City in June. I was welcomed by the charming Eva on the front desk, who remembered me from a previous stay. Eva has been with this hotel for as long as I have been coming here. She was as usual kind, caring and so very helpful. Eva would be... More 

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HIE-CC, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Cathedral City (Palm Springs), responded to this review

Dear Musclebearnz, thank you for your five star review. We are more than happy you have enjoyed our staff. We thank you for your loyalty with us as well. Thank you for noticing that we have in fact put new machines in the laundry room. Thank you once more for visiting us every year. We look forward to seeing you... More 

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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

I used to stay at this hotel in years past and found no fault but it appears to have become rundown. Carpets are stained and rooms have a feeling of imbedded dirt but most objectionable is the pervasive odor of mold. Our room also lacked security as the window screens had been jimmied loose; although it was very nice to... More 

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Cathedral City (Palm Springs), responded to this review

Dear Gingersky, Thank you for writing a candid review. It is nice to know that you enjoyed our complimentary breakfast and great customer service. However, we are very sorry you did not experience an exemplary hotel stay with regard to the hotel condition and cleanliness. Please be assured that all your feedback will be acted upon to ensure a more... More 

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

A small friendly hotel in a nice quiet location in Palm Springs. Lovely views from the pool over the mountains. The hotel is clean with a free breakfast included. The staff are polite and willing to help in every way. If passing through or just on holiday in Palm Springs, give it a try.

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HIE-CC, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Cathedral City (Palm Springs), responded to this review

Dear Jack P, thank you for your valuable and positive feed-back. We are more than happy that you have enjoyed your stay with us. It is our pleasure. We in fact due have a beautiful scenery, especially at the pool, or in the breakfast area. We strive for excellent customer service, so thank you for letting us know how we... More 

Saskatoon, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Great place to stay. Very clean. Great location close to both Palm Springs and Palm Desert. Staff are excellent. Pool was clean and very quiet. Hotel is right across street from Burlington Would recommend this hotel to everyone. Great price!

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HIE-CC, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Cathedral City (Palm Springs), responded to this review

Dear Rrb, thank you for kind expression. We value your business and your feed-back. It is our pleasure that we have met all of your expectations. If you have any questions or concerns feel free to contact us on the property level. Warm regards, Hotel Staff. More 

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Address: 36101 Date Palm Drive, Cathedral City, CA 92234
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Location: United States > California > California Desert > Greater Palm Springs > Cathedral City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Cathedral City (Palm Springs) 2.5*
Number of rooms: 94
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Holiday Inn Express Cathedral City (Palm Springs) Greater Palm Springs, CA

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