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The Saguaro Palm Springs, a Joie de Vivre Hotel

4.0 of 5 Resort   |   1800 East Palm Canyon Drive, Palm Springs, CA 92264
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Stayed here on a last minute deal I had simple expectations given how reasonably priced Had a room looking at mountains. Very tidy. Large space perfect towels and great location to everything I have stated at the Vice Roy for 8 times the price and this hotel is a much better standard I'm returning in December to stay again

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Los Angeles, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I don't even know where to begin. I probably had one of the most uncomfortable hotel stays ever. My room keys didn't work, this after slugging my stuff around the maze one must go through to find the room. Elevators??? The set up is just confusing and a complete mess. Whats with the colors??? The property looks more like a... More

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Boston, Massachusetts, United States
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

1st impression, loud band so you could not hear desk personnel at check-in. Could not find exterior entrance as the night lighting is deplorable. 2 attempts with keys finally allowed access to room (schlepping each way when keys did not work - clerk could not care less). A wonderful 1st impression. The hotel was a complete frat house of loud,... More

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LA, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the loudest, least relaxing places i have ever been too. We didn't even spend the night because the DJ was so freakin loud. My head was pounding. We had to speak loudly in our room! Never even got in the pool because it was too crowded and loud and ate the most expensive street tacos ever. Not to... More

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SaguaroPalmSprings, Manager at The Saguaro Palm Springs, a Joie de Vivre Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sveval; Thank you for reviewing the Saguaro, Palm Springs on tripadvisor. We apologize the music was to loud for your liking. We do monitor the sound level and keep it under a set decibel meter reading. Weekdays during the summer at the Saguaro offer a more serene pool environment as we do have Dj's spinning poolside from 11am-5pm on... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Went there this weekend and had a blast! Had a bachelorette weekend and this was the perfect location.the colors were so much fun and lively. The rooms were nothing fancy but really, why would you stay in your room while in Palm springs, let's get real. The staff was super friendly and was able to accommodate our random requests. Customer... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My boyfriend & I came back (after we said wouldn't) for the Fourth of July weekend. What a mistake. The pool was absolutely filthy! It was do cloudy that are feet were not visible as we stood in the shallow end. Warning: What I'm about to say is absolutely disgusting... We were in the pool less than 3 minutes remarking... More

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SaguaroPalmSprings, Manager at The Saguaro Palm Springs, a Joie de Vivre Hotel, responded to this review

Dear OHHAUDRY: Oh goodness! It sounds as if you and your boyfriend didn't have the greatest experience. Our sincere apologies we did not meet your expectations. We have made great strides in the areas that you mentioned in the last few months with a renewed focus on cleanliness and presentation. We are all very proud of the progress we have... More

Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I must say we did not know what to expect with this hotel, but the pictures we had seen it did look quiet nice. The room was quiet big, but all the furniture was very basic and was painted in bright colours, red, green, yellow, shall I go on, I mean bright colours. The hotels looks nothing like the photos... More

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SaguaroPalmSprings, Manager at The Saguaro Palm Springs, a Joie de Vivre Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Glynis C; Thank you for providing your feedback. The hotel is bright! The designers of the Hotel found inspiration in the bright colors of the indigenous flowers that grow in the local desert landscape. We will be certainly sure to share your comments with the team. Our sincerest apologies about the service you encountered at the bar. We aim... More

Gothenburg, Sweden
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177 reviews 177 reviews
29 hotel reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love the vibrant colors of this place. The pool area... The mexican diner... The ping-pong tables.. Its bright and playful. Can't go wrong with a concept like that! Sure, the hotel itself is old with a makeover. However, I didn't think it bothered. The decor is nicely executed and the walls are not paper thin in my opinion.

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SaguaroPalmSprings, Manager at The Saguaro Palm Springs, a Joie de Vivre Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Per N; We are so happy you enjoyed your experience at the Saguaro, Palm Springs. Thank you so much for sharing your review with Tripadvisor readers. We truely appreciate it. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Sincerely, Dan Burgess Hotel Manager More

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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First of all, a stunningly friendly welcome from Mario on reception. Made us feel at home and was very eager to help and ensure we had a good time! Very clean and colourful room with comfortable bed and nice bathroom. Pool and surrounding area very clean again and a great place to relax. Would highly recommend this hotel and thanks... More

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SaguaroPalmSprings, Manager at The Saguaro Palm Springs, a Joie de Vivre Hotel, responded to this review

Dear 1JWH1; We are very proud to have Mario on Team Saguaro. Absolutely thrilled to read his service made you feel at home, awesome! Thank you for giving him a shout out . We really appreciate it. Sincerely, Dan Burgess Hotel Manager More

Encinitas, California
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70 reviews 70 reviews
27 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sagurao is hip and loud. People in tight clothes and high heels rub elbows in by the pool and in the restaurant. The rooms are colorful and cheery to the point of a color heart attack. If you are in a party mode and can't wait to rock out to some disco music in the pool while tanning. This is... More

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SaguaroPalmSprings, Manager at The Saguaro Palm Springs, a Joie de Vivre Hotel, responded to this review

Dear SwedishVagabond; Thank you for reviewing the Saguaro, Palm Springs. We really appreciate it. Very happy to read that you enjoyed our daily yoga class. We are fortunate to have such great instructors! Thank you also for providing room tips to tripadvisor readers; so very helpful! Sincerely, Dan Burgess Hotel Manager More

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Address: 1800 East Palm Canyon Drive, Palm Springs, CA 92264
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Location: United States > California > California Desert > Greater Palm Springs > Palm Springs
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Hotel Class:4 star — The Saguaro Palm Springs, a Joie de Vivre Hotel 4*
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Holiday Inn Palm Springs
Palm Springs Holiday Inn

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To know Palm Springs is to love it. Whether you come for the sun, the spas or the style, there's an undeniable lure to this oasis of desert modernity in the Coachella Valley. Now, there's a new place to lay your head while soaking it all up. The Saguaro opened in February 2012, bringing with it a new sense of design, food and comfort. If you ever needed another reason to escape, you have one now. Guests enjoy our resort style amenities including our pool, fine dining, fitness, yoga and spa services. Guestrooms & Suites: Bright. Light. Colorful. The rooms at the Saguaro immerse you in the desert resort experience that is Palm Springs. Choose your view - mountain, garden courtyard with pool, or city lights. Nearly every room has a balcony or patio and is accented inside and out by the brilliant color of a native Mojave wildflower, creating a visual spectrum of light throughout the grounds. No one perspective is the same. Guestroom Amenities• Hotel and rooms renovated February 2012• Flat screen, 42" HDTVs• Views of surrounding mountains, courtyard and city (select rooms)• Outdoor patios or step out balconies • Large work desks• Stereo with iPod docking station• On-demand movies and music. Services & Amenities: There are certain standards by which a visit to Palm Springs is judged, such as pool time and the scenery that goes with it, the quality of architecture and design, and perhaps most importantly, the ability to enjoy the desert landscape and air, preferably with cocktail in hand. By all accounts, the Saguaro has you more than covered. Hotel Services• Pet-friendly• Secure self parking*• Laundry and dry cleaning service• Wireless Internet Access*• Daily yoga*• Complimentary local transportation**included in daily resort fee of $18.00 USD per night. Meetings & Events: In the 1920s, Hollywood stars began decamping to Palm Springs to relax, party and rejuvenate. You can imagine more than a few screenplays were pitched around the pool. Today Palm Springs is a destination for meetings and events more than ever, seducing planners with 350 days of sunshine a year and abundant golf, shopping and desert curiosities. The Saguaro features several flexible event space options and is ready to host your event, whether it's hosted in our garden courtyard, in a private dining room or around the pool. ... more   less 
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