We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Chateau at Lake La Quinta

3.5 of 5 78 - 120 Caleo Bay, La Quinta, CA 92253 (Formerly Lake La Quinta Inn)
Best prices for -
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 6 more sites!
Certificate of Excellence 2014
The Chateau at Lake La Quinta
Professional photos View all
Browse nearby
The Chateau at Lake La Quinta
The Chateau at Lake La Quinta
The Chateau at Lake La Quinta
Write a Review

142 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    119
    17
    4
    2
    0
See reviews for
6
98
1
5
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (44)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (142)
  • Mar-May only
    (26)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (32)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (37)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (47)
All months
Las Vegas, Nevada
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Our stay at The Chateau was amazing. Not only was the room right by the lake and the view was beautiful, but we were able to sleep in, no noise at all, was very well maintained and everything in the room was very clean and neat. The complimentary breakfast was delicious, fresh orange juice and a veggie omelet. All of... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
drenzi, Manager at The Chateau at Lake La Quinta, responded to this review

We are thrilled you had an amazing stay at The Chateau. We are happy you enjoyed beautiful views and our peaceful, quiet atmosphere. We appreciate your compliments about our accommodations, amenities and staff, along with your recommendations, and hope to have the opportunity to serve you again soon. More

Friendswood
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

My husband and I stayed 3 nights. It was very clean and quiet. We went swimming early in the mornings and had the pool to ourselves. The homemade breakfasts were very good--they even got me a diet Coke since I am not a coffee or juice drinker. I loved the quiet room and blackout curtains (we were on the east... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
drenzi, Manager at The Chateau at Lake La Quinta, responded to this review

We are so glad you and your husband enjoyed your stay with us. We are delighted to hear that you not only enjoyed your accommodations, but also the numerous amenities, personalized service and the atmosphere in general. We hope to have the opportunity to serve you again when we complete our resort renovations. More

Cypress, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

My husband and I stayed here to get away together for our 15th wedding anniversary and had an amazing time. All the staff were friendly, helpful, and knowledgeable. We really enjoyed the quiet and quaintness of the resort. The breakfast at the bistro was tasty and the margaritas were good too. I would definitely recommend the Chateau to friends. I... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
drenzi, Manager at The Chateau at Lake La Quinta, responded to this review

Thank you for celebrating your 15th anniversary with us at The Chateau. We are thrilled you had an amazing time, and appreciate your generous compliments about our staff, accommodations and amenities. We hope to have the opportunity to serve you again. More

Goleta, California
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

The Chateau is cute and quaint. Our welcome was not the most pleasant. The woman did not provide much information or instruction on how things worked there and didn't even greet us when we entered. All of the other staff members we encountered were very friendly and helpful! The room was well kept and clean. The bed was comfortable and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
drenzi, Manager at The Chateau at Lake La Quinta, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting The Chateau. We are disappointed you did not enjoy your stay to the fullest. Attentive, courteous and personalized customer service is our top priority and something we put into practice every day. We are sorry you were not properly greeted upon your arrival. We wish your positive appraisal of our bistro and comfortable bedding had extended... More

South OC, CA, USA
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
35 hotel reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

How do you improve on perfection? You just have to be a return guest at The Chateau At Lake La Quinta! We've visited about 20 times over the last 10 years and now that the property includes a Bistro, it gives us one more great reason to stay close and enjoy the great suites, sunny pool and amazing breakfast. The... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
drenzi, Manager at The Chateau at Lake La Quinta, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your flattering review. We are delighted you continue to return year after year, and hope you will allow us to serve you for many years to come. It is gratifying that our new bistro and resort renovations give you even more reasons to plan a return visit. We think you will really like the end... More

Kelseyville, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

The jaw dropping views, the rooms, the conveniences were stellar. The staff was welcoming and treated us as one of the family. The breakfast, the food and wine were terrific, especially the flatbread pizza cooked in their outdoor oven. Can't wait to return. Incidentally, you don't have to be a guest to eat there for dinner and enjoy the view.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
drenzi, Manager at The Chateau at Lake La Quinta, responded to this review

We are thrilled you had the best boutique hotel experience at The Chateau. We appreciate your generous compliments about our accommodations, amenities and staff, and are delighted you enjoyed our personalized service (and flat-bread pizza!). Thank you so much for your visit and for taking the time to share your experience. We look forward to your return! More

Essenbach
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
21 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

We spent three nights at the chateau. Our room - in a separate villa close to the lake was simply great. The bed was very comfortable. We enjoyed sitting on our small terrace in the evening when the temperature had gone down to 30 degrees celcius from 40 + during the day overlooking the lake and watching the turtles. The... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
drenzi, Manager at The Chateau at Lake La Quinta, responded to this review

We are thrilled you had a wonderful, relaxing stay at The Chateau. We are happy you found our accommodations comfortable, and perfect for enjoying the view of the lake on cool evenings. We appreciate your generous comments regarding our staff, along with the feedback you have provided. We hope you will consider returning soon! More

Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

My husband and I had a fabulous candlelit wedding and reception June 1! It was truly spectacular as the setting, beauty,architecture,service,and ambience is extraordinary. Our friends and family dubbed our wedding and celebration as "the event of the year"! Our colors were twenty shades of pink and with the sky and water as the backdrop it was really jaw dropping.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
drenzi, Manager at The Chateau at Lake La Quinta, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing us for your wedding and reception. We are thrilled your experience was truly spectacular and delighted that we could justify your decision to entrust us with your very special occasion. We appreciate your generous compliments about our resort and staff and hope you will come back soon for a visit. Perhaps on your anniversary? More

So Cal
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
21 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

My wife an I escaped for an overnight anniversary stay and had the most perfectly relaxing stay in a lakefront spa suite. Chris is a fantastic and accommodating host. We did not have the pizza but did enjoy the small, yet delicious breakfast the following morning. When you are sitting on your patio staring at the sunrise over a lake,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
drenzi, Manager at The Chateau at Lake La Quinta, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing this generous feedback regarding your experience at The Chateau. We are delighted your stay was perfectly relaxing, and that our staff was fantastic and accommodating. We appreciate your kind remarks and hope to see you soon! More

Redondo Beach, California
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

We found this through an online offer, checked reviews and descriptions and booked a 2 day stop for the end of April. It couldn't have been better with just the right level of personal attention, warm welcomes and great food. Our room was perfect - a lake view facing east with a deliciously comfortable bed. Steps away from the pool... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
drenzi, Manager at The Chateau at Lake La Quinta, responded to this review

Thank you for staying at The Chateau at Lake La Quinta. We are thrilled your experience could not have been better, with just the right level of personal attention, warm welcomes and great food! We appreciate your kind remarks about our accommodations and staff. We will certainly be sharing your praises with the team, and hope to welcome you back... More

Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to The Chateau at Lake La Quinta? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about The Chateau at Lake La Quinta

Address: 78 - 120 Caleo Bay, La Quinta, CA 92253 (Formerly Lake La Quinta Inn)
Location: United States > California > California Desert > Greater Palm Springs > La Quinta
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Chateau at Lake La Quinta 3.5*
Number of rooms: 13
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Hotels.com, Priceline, Travelocity, BookIt.com, Odigeo, Despegar.com and Tingo so you can book your The Chateau at Lake La Quinta reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Lake La Quinta Hotel La Quinta
The Chateau At Lake La Quinta Greater Palm Springs

73 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (47)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (11)
Viewed
View from room (9)
Viewed
Dining (4)
Viewed
Room/suite (8)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (3)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
1:56
Videos (1)
Viewed
Other (9)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (27)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (5)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (14)
Viewed
Dining (6)
Viewed
View from room (1)
Viewed
Room/suite (1)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Price Your Stay