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Terra Cotta Inn

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2388 E Racquet Club Rd, Palm Springs, CA 92262-2629
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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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Portland, Oregon, United States
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love the Terra Cotta Inn. We come every March and stay for a week. Relaxing, delightful, lovely. Friendly people, good food, wonderful pool and hot tub. Comfortable beds and rooms. we look forward to our visit every year.

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5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Terra Cotta Inn is a gem in the rough. Very nice staff and clientele. We spend the afternoon relaxing pool side wearing only a smile. Later in the afternoon, Mary Clare stopped by to great each and every guest and offered each of us a glass of wine. We don't know if that is a common occurrence, but it was... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Came in late February 2015 from the frozen northeast, and spent a gorgeous week at Terra Cotta Inn in the high 70's to low 80's. The privacy and facilities made for a relaxing and stress free week. From the heated pool and hot tub, to the breakfast and 4pm wine by the pool... this place has got what you're looking... More 

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Fresno, California
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

When you stay at the Terra Cotta Inn you don't rent a room, you join a family. The staff and other visitors are all so nice and friendly, it's like staying with family (the kind you like.) We were the only ones who were here for the first time. Most of the people we met have come every year for... More 

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Anchorage, AK
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19 reviews 19 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Designed by architect Albert Frey in 1960. It's had a history of famous guests. The owners are extremely gracious and friendly, and are happy to share the motel's history with interested guests. The rooms are large and simple, with decor in tune with the motel's original architectural style. Of course, the opportunity to enjoy the sun and pool without a... More 

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Merritt Island, Florida
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11 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

The intimacy of this small hotel is wonderful. We ended up just leaving our key in the door during the day as we migrated from the pool to the hot tub to the chaise lounges to our room. In fact we even left the key in the door over night one night. They make it so comfortable you do not... More 

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North Dakota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

This was our second stay at Terra Cotta and we found it to just as enjoyable as the first. Tom, Mary Clare and staff were great, the other guests friendly, the pool and hot tub perfect--and the new puppy fun. We really like the fact that poolside rooms have their own patio area and are--well, close to the pool. The... More 

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Odessa, Texas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

We stayed here for a nice, long weekend in Palm Springs and we are so glad we did. Terra Cotta Inn is a perfect place to stay for new nudists. The staff is extremely helpful making us feel very much at home and the guests were very friendly. The mini fridge/freezer was a nice surprise making the room very accommodating.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

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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Australia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
8 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014 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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