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1.5 of 5 Hotel   |   1177 S. Palm Canyon Drive, Palm Springs, CA 92264
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Desert Lodge
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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Palm Springs, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

if you are looking for 600 count sheets this is not the place for you but if you are a regular person like me its not bad.you can bring your dogs an cats hear no problem, the staff is very honest and when I left it outside they brought it to me with nothing missing. I was here alone and... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stay here ONLY if all your options have run out.This is the ultimate DIVE, broken down furniture, dirty streaks on the wall, threadbare linens, arrogant management...........................................

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La Quinta, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

My wife and I stayed there this past weekend the 12th and 13th just to get some private time from the kids, I have to say everything was very clean, no cigarette smell, at all even though some reviews say otherwise. We even used the air conditioner as it got a little stuffy in there, and it worked perfect, as... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Loved staying at the desert lodge had a room right next to the pool and just went out and sat by the pool at like 130 in the morning and looked at the stars and enjoyed the peaceful night life and no one bothering me

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Siem Reap, Cambodia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Memorable as the worst place I have stayed at in decades. Nothing positive about the place!. State of disrepair unbelievable! With a Travelodge and Motel 6 nearby, treat yourself to one of them. The Deserts Lodge should be closed down by the Health Department not to mention the need for mental health experts to provide therapy to those who handle... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

I stayed in this dump for a weekend. The room was filthy and there were numerous things wrong with it. I tried to get in touch with the manager but he did not return my call. I will never stay here again.

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014 via mobile

I stayed here for 2 weeks last December and I liked it! I found a clean room, kitchenette amenities, free wi-fi and more, for a fair price. I also found the staff helpful, friendly. They were very accommodating. As long as you don't arrive at Desert Lodge thinking (or acting like) you're at a Hyatt Regency, (as apparently some people... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

the only good thing i can say about the motel is that the pool area is clean and looks nice. the office and rooms smell like cigarette smoke. manager is unreasonable and must not car about the conditions of the rooms, especially the nasty shower stalls. some rooms have a microwave and fridge. wifi worked well. so if you can... More 

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Palm Springs, California
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

This is the worse hotel I have ever seen. As soon as I checked in, I called hotels.com and cancelled my reservation. It was filthy, run down and just plain disgusting. I wouldnt even put my purse down on the bed. The bathroom door had a hole in it like someone kicked it in. The window in the tub was... More 

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Keizer, Oregon
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

I stay several places throughout the year and most places are tolerable depending on the circumstances. This is the only hotel EVER that I have refused to stay in. The only room available was 40 miles away in Hemet and we gladly drove there. This place should be burnt to the ground or bulldozed. There is a startling number of... More 

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Address: 1177 S. Palm Canyon Drive, Palm Springs, CA 92264
Location: United States > California > California Desert > Greater Palm Springs > Palm Springs
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Desert Lodge 1.5*
Number of rooms: 51
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