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Terra Cotta Inn

2.0 of 5 Inn   |   2388 E Racquet Club Rd, Palm Springs, CA 92262-2629
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Ranked #13 of 29 Palm Springs B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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English first
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the time we were greeted at the door the kind hospitality of Tom continued until our departure The rooms were basic and very spacious and very tidy with a good comfortable bed The nakedness commenced as soon as we placed our luggage in the room A very comfortable sourroundings for a resort 3/4 full Being Australians we were greeted... More

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Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Being from Australia we don't have too many options like this. Of course Terra Cotta Inn is old, it's historic, Frey's design reigns! The decor has to match the 60's feel, so does the music. This place made us feel very comfortable and the people we met last week were fantastic and all the staff are welcoming and friendly. The... More

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Geneseo, Illinois
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Decided to stay here for our honeymoon. Patty greeted us at the door and showed us to our room. We had a regular room without the full kitchen, but we were very surprised by the spaciousness of the room. The bed spread was very comfortable and the combo mini fridge was large enough for snacks and drinks for a few... More

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New York
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

We spent 4 nights (Wed - Sat) at Terra Cotta Inn at the end of June for part of our nakation. Terra Cotta Inn is a 1960's era hotel(with 17 rooms). It is in the shape of a rectangle with the grounds, pool and hot tub in the middle very private, perfect setup for nude sunbathing. The grounds are beautifully... More

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Kerrville, Texas
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72 reviews 72 reviews
32 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

We love to stay at TCI whenever we can, just wished they had a branch in Texas LOL! Tom, Mary Claire, Patty and Adriana really do a great job. When we arrived, we were sad to hear that Jude (the previous TCI dog in residence!) had passed away but they now have "Buffy" a young lab mix who is a... More

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Top Contributor
129 reviews 129 reviews
44 hotel reviews
152 helpful votes 152 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

We are experienced naturists and frequent resorts. Terra Cotta came well recommended. We were very pleased. Though not luxurious, the room was comfortable with all the amenities. The atmosphere is cozy and the people very accommodating. This is an old converted motel, but if you overlook small bathrooms it was very pleasurable. The staff was sensational.

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Kihei, Hawaii
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54 reviews 54 reviews
4 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

This is our favorite place to stay when we visit Palm Springs. Tom and Mary Claire bring the rare personal touch to the already unique atmosphere. For a nice,quiet,relaxing clothing optional resort this is the place for you, especially if you are new to the experience.

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Princeton, Indiana
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014 via mobile

We there from the 15 thru the 22 of Feb and had a great time in the sun. Made many new friends and scheduled our week for next year! We were first timers to any clothing optional hotel. Tom and Mary Claire made us feel right at home. They have the greatest staff! This was a relaxing vacation to enjoy... More

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Paso Robles, California, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

First time visit to Terra Cotta Inn. We knew coming that this was a small resort. Friendly staff, decent breakfast, and clean grounds. Rooms are quite dated. Peeling paint in the bathrooms, tired caulking in the shower, lose tiles next to the pool so the place could use a little maintenance here and there. Comfortable bed though. Nice place for... More

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TomMulhall, Owner at Terra Cotta Inn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. It is very helpful. Glad you loved the beds. Those are top of the line Sealy brand plush top beds. All the guests love them like you did. Sleep is very important and our guests deserve the best. I'm glad you mentioned that we are a nice place for first timers. AOL Travel... More

San Diego
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57 reviews 57 reviews
26 hotel reviews
127 helpful votes 127 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

Ran out to the desert for 2 nights when the weather report said that temps would be in the 80s. Terra Cotta was just the warm relaxing place that it has always been! We arrived and immediately dropped our things in our large room with full kitchen. We put on our sun tan lotion and found shady(or sunny if you... More

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TomMulhall, Owner at Terra Cotta Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. It does a great job of capturing the charm and flavor of our resort. As you point out we are pretty unique having guests from all over the US and Canada which is why we are popular 7 days a week. We're not just another weekend getaway, although Southern Californians wanting to relax and have... More

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Address: 2388 E Racquet Club Rd, Palm Springs, CA 92262-2629
Location: United States > California > California Desert > Greater Palm Springs > Palm Springs
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Terra Cotta Inn 2*
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