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Hotel California

424 E Palm Canyon Drive, Palm Springs, CA 92264
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Chesterbrook, PA
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

One of the best hotel experiences we have ever had. The staff went out of their way to make us feel like their only guests. The grounds are small and cozy with beautiful desert landscaping that made it feel like an oasis. We stayed in Room 1, a suite with ample living space and easy pool access. We live on... More

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Idaho Falls, Idaho
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had an absolutely lovely stay at the Hotel California. The staff could not have been nicer or more helpful. The rooms were comfortable and clean. The cozy garden area was a wonderful place to gather for a glass of wine with our friends. The kitchen area was a great place to put together breakfast and fruit and coffee were... More

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Carlsbad, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We spent 3 nights here because the reviews were so good. They do not lie about the service and care. They even have a fun limo to take you to and from dinner. There were free snacks and water in the room. The wifi worked great too. KC checked us in and showed us on a map where the best... More

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Bay Area
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30 reviews 30 reviews
15 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Hotel California? I can’t say enough good about it. It is centrally located and we had a wonderful time. Larry, the owner, went out of his way to make our stay wonderful—which it was. Here are few tips that will make your stay hopefully as enjoyable as ours. There is a kitchen near the lobby and a frig in the... More

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Wasilla, Alaska
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Larry and his staff (Curly, Marvin and Kirby) make this stay at Hotel California the best. They are genuine in caring that their guests have the best experience ever. Every little need and response to guests are carefully thought out. A basket of snacks await you at check in. Rooms are clean, and pool and spa are kept immaculate. Towels,... More

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London, Canada
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We are afraid that if we write a great review that it will limit our ability to stay again. Others may book our room :(. The hotel is quaint, clean and the other guests were polite and tidy. There is a downtown street event...arts, food and entertainment every Thursday evening. The walk is about 1 mile. Good exercise. There are... More

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Sheffield
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61 reviews 61 reviews
23 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

You will go a long way to meet a nicer guy than the hotel owner, Larry. He is a genuinely nice guy, and really wants you to relax and have a good time. The hotel is closer to downtown - which is not the high rise jungle you wold normally associate with downtown. Anyhow, on arrival we were handed a... More

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Edmonton, Canada
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23 reviews 23 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband and I just came back from a five day stay at Hotel California and before we left we were already booking a two week stay for next year that is how much we loved it. We have stayed in many hotels but this is the first one where we felt like we were at home and the staff... More

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New York City, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We have been coming to Hotel California at least once a year since Larry and Patty have taken over as owners of this hotel. We really do feel like extended family when we visit, and I would not want to stay anywhere else! The grounds, the pool, the rooms are all an oasis of pleasure in Palm Springs. The staff... More

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Milwaukee
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Larry, the owner, and his staff make you feel like family. They are very eager to make your stay enjoyable. The rooms are homey and comfortable and the grounds are lush and relaxing. The available kitchen area was popular with many and included fresh fruit, great red licorice and a daily paper. The pool water is as warm as the... More

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Additional Information about Hotel California

Also Known As:
California Hotel Palm Springs
California Palm Springs
Address: 424 E Palm Canyon Drive, Palm Springs, CA 92264
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Location: United States > California > California Desert > Greater Palm Springs > Palm Springs
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#1 Business Hotel in Palm Springs
#3 Best Value Hotel in Palm Springs
#6 Romantic Hotel in Palm Springs
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Lush romantic grounds with surrounding Old California Spanish charm. Newly renovated with attention to every detail. Sister property to the #1 TripAdvisor rated Desert Riviera Hotel.. just up the street. Join us in the SUN! ... more   less 

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