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El Morocco Inn & Spa

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66810 4th Street, Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Los Angeles
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2008

This is our second trip to El Morocco Inn & Spa and our next visit couldn't be soon enough. The atmosphere is unforgettable - authentically Moroccan styled, down to the smallest detail. The minute you enter, it is as if you have been transported to another realm. Bruce, John, and Steve are wonderful hosts and took care of our every... More 

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Southern California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2008

There are plenty of other reviews about El Morocco so to avoid being repetitive, I will point out that the most impressive thing I found was that the owners are able to generate the same enthusiasm for every guest, every single time. They treat each day as if the guests at the inn are the most important guests they have... More 

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Pasadena
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2008

I just returned from my weekend at El Morroco and felt compelled to tell everyone on Trip Advisor that it was outstanding! The service was 2nd to none, Bruce, Steve and John make sure no details are missed. I normally feel like leaving the hotel I stay in to explore the local area, but I honesty never wanted to leave... More 

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Denver
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2008

The El Morocco Inn, gave me the best vacation that I have had in the US in years! Every detail is thought of from the aroma when you walk thought the front doors to the incredible amenities and ambiance of this little boutique inn. Aside from looking great, having snacks, drinks, warm water, and a fire pit, the owners and... More 

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Los Angeles
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2008

We just returned from a few days at the El Morocco Inn in Desert Hot Springs. We've never felt more at home and more welcomed by any innkeeper as we did at the El Morocco. From the moment we made our reservation, I was looking forward to being there. Bruce was friendly, warm and welcoming - I felt like he... More 

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fullerton, ca
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2008

I can't believe I took this long to write this review. I've actually been here twice in one year and I LOVE IT! I'm what you would call a hotel snob and love fancy schmancy hotels and resorts. My husband and I are not big on small hotels where you mingle with the owners or other guests. But El Morocco... More 

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San Diego, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2008

The El Morocco Inn & Spa is the epitome of a unique and personal boutique inn. You enter the front door and are welcomed by your friendly hosts, given a personal tour of the property and then invited to a nightly happy hour. After the rosewater hand washing, you can enjoy your choice of drinks, including their Morocco-tini, and mingle... More 

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United States
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185 helpful votes 185 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2008

This place is everything everybody says it is, but having been to the real Middle East, I can assure you that it is not like being there. Don't get me wrong, I LOVE the owners and will likely go back (when I have the dough) but it's all just too polished and perfected, like a mall shop. Where is the... More 

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cumbria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2008

Myself and my husband stayed here in May and have written reviews on all our other hotels on our trip, except this one. We just couldnt do it justice, so all I will say is....There is a reason why every single review has given it 5 stars. Everyone must stay here once in a lifetime.

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whiterock british columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2008

An oasis in the desert! Decompress; swim; watch Casablanca at 3:00 a.m.; sip Morocco-tinis at happy hour. Bruce and Steve are incredible hosts. Talk mid-century modern architecture with Bruce and local hiking trails with Steve. Desert Hot Springs itself isn't much to look at and it's a bit of a drive down the hill to Palm Springs. But the El... More 

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