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Hotel California

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424 E Palm Canyon Drive, Palm Springs, CA 92264
Hotel California
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    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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Los Angeles, California
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42 reviews 42 reviews
11 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am beyond happy to have this wonderful boutique hotel in Palm Springs. My husband and I had a perfectly, wonderfully relaxing 2-day escape just hanging by the pool enjoying the lush grounds and watching hummingbirds dart here, there and everywhere. Bliss! Curly is funny and so friendly, like a long-lost friend and we also met Jay and loved his... More 

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La Crescenta, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stumbled upon this Gem of a hotel. All the things we wanted, and so much more. The staff, service, location, and the atmosphere filled our needs and then some. We could not be more pleased & surprised by what we were gifted upon this stay. We will be recommending and returning. Gratitude to Hotel California...our favorite oasis.

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Orange County
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34 reviews 34 reviews
14 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We just got back home from staying the weekend here…Let me first say it was one of the best places we have stayed in a long time!! This little hotel (more like a BandB) is family owned and run-genuinely nice, friendly, people, extremely helpful and sweet!! Besides the nicest staff, the grounds and rooms are very clean and cute. Quaint... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were seeking a small boutique hotel for our first trip to Palm Springs with ambiance that would be welcoming, refreshing and well done - and the Hotel California is an oasis of hospitality and service - and lush tropical foliage poolside - with hummingbirds - and fountains - and quiet spots for couples. We especially thank Curly, the manager,... More 

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New York
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I read the positive reviews about Hotel California and was excited to get a fairly last minute reservation (one month in advance...and we did take the last room). The location is perfect, just removed enough from downtown but close enough to bike to, long walk to, or take an Uber to (or drive if you have a car). The grounds... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I never wanted to leave. I can be very picky and difficult to please but this hotel is perfect. I would stay at Hotel California again and again. Love Curly, love the pool and garden, love the kitchen, love the decor, love the staff.

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Langley City, Canada
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Hotel California is a small boutique hotel owned & run by very caring, personable, honest and genuinely enjoyable people - that being Larry (owner), Jay and Curly, and Mike. These people, along with the housekeeping staff, are who make this place special. These are some of the great happenings that we encountered while staying there. 1. When we initially... More 

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Spring Lake, Michigan
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

When we made the reservation, we were told " you're gonna love it here " ... And it is true, Hospitality Plus from the moment we checked in to our departure! We have not encountered a more accommodating staff - including some 5 star hotels. The Courtyard, shaded by a majestic Rubber Tree, is the relaxing place to gather and... More 

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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

From the day I made the reservation to the day we checked out , this place was perfect! Warm, friendly and helpful staff..beautiful, clean room. Plus they kept us hydrated with plenty of free water. Thanks to Curly, Jay and Mike. Hopefully we'll be back!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

The entire staff of Hotel California gives new definition to collegiality, personal attention and guest satisfaction – beyond the expectations set by others on Trip Advisor. Not only was Jay’s warm welcome to two weary travelers enhanced by a chilled glass of wine and lively conversation; he, Mike, Larry and Curly offered a relaxed, well-manicured, efficient and friendly environment, supported... More 

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