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601 West Arenas Road, Palm Springs, CA 92262
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Desert Hills Hotel
Ranked #15 of 70 Hotels in Palm Springs
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for a week at the end of October with my husband (he had stayed before). It is a charming hotel, spotlessly clean and a delight. We stayed in Room 12, and in the mornings (even in winter) you can sit outside your room and eat breakfast with the sun on your face. The amenities are good - shower room/bathroom... More

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Hermosa Beach, California
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31 reviews 31 reviews
21 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have stayed in several hotels around Palm Springs but always wanted to try Desert Hills. Our stay in October was perfect just not long enough ! The immaculate rooms are all different most have kitchens and patios overlooking a sparkling pool and neat gardens. The staff are friendly and easygoing. .the guests were mostly loyals returning to their piece... More

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Los Angeles, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

I have had the pleasure of staying here a couple of times over the past few months and have found it to be wonderfully relaxing and welcoming. The hosts are friendly without being overbearing, they keep up the property and are continually making improvements in the landscaping and pool area. The location is great, just a few short blocks from... More

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Los Angeles, California
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29 reviews 29 reviews
16 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We spent just two nights at this fabulous hotel and will be back. The location is fantastic - walk to restaurants and shops (I brought a flashlight for the walk back from dinner as the streets are not well lit). The grounds are beautiful. The mountain and palm tree view as you float in the pool will take away any... More

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Kalispell, Montana
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

We just spent 5 nights at Desert Hills, this was our second visit & this time we chose a larger room with a kitchen so we could eat some meals & leftovers by the pool. Unfortunately, we chose Room 15 which although roomy, is the room closest to the hot tub. This means when you're in your room you hear... More

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Poole, United Kingdom
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68 reviews 68 reviews
21 hotel reviews
113 helpful votes 113 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

We spent 4 nights at Desert Hills. Initially we were a little worried that we may not feel comfortable as the other guests were mainly retired, married couples. However, within a few hours, other guests introduced themselves and we began to feel more at home. Many of the guests re-book a year in advance and consequently, meet up with 'friends'... More

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Poole, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

Just spent 4 days here. Very peaceful and relaxing, ideal location to explore Palm Springs, go hiking etc. Free use of bikes to get about the place. Immaculately kept grounds and whilst some may feel that it's a little dated as it's not a modern property, we felt it adds to the charm. The other guests were very friendly without... More

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Seattle, WA
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42 reviews 42 reviews
13 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

I'm a huge fan of Mid-Century architecture, and among the things I like about Palm Springs is the abundance of Mid-Century hotel properties. We stayed at the Del Marcos last year and had a great experience, but it was booked when we decided (a bit late) to head to PS this year. Desert Hills had amazing reviews and is also... More

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Oakland, California
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

My wife and I stayed here as part of a week-long Palm Springs / Anza-Borrego getaway. With all the hotel options in Palm Springs, we had a hard time choosing a place. Our priorities were as follows: - A bit away from 'downtown' and preferably quiet - Relaxed vibe - not a party hotel - someplace we'd feel comfortable reading... More

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Chicago
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2013

I met my family here. It was their pick, so I wasn't sure what we were in store for, but we loved it. The staff is amazing, the decor is perfect (very mid-century, but tasteful), the pool is wonderful and the whole place is at the foot of the Santa Rosa Mnts. It's within walking distance of both hiking and... More

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Address: 601 West Arenas Road, Palm Springs, CA 92262
Location: United States > California > California Desert > Greater Palm Springs > Palm Springs
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 14

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