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Royal Sun Inn

2.0 of 5 Inn   |   1700 South Palm Canyon Drive, Palm Springs, CA 92264
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Ranked #22 of 29 Palm Springs B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Cumbernauld
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

small but very comfortable this hotel is all you need for a great few days soaking up the sun in Palm Springs. this is my favourite place in the world. It is not to big therefore never full of rowdy weekend youngsters. any time I have stayed it seems to be mostly older couples for a quiet weekend. Not too... More

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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33 reviews 33 reviews
10 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My boyfriend and I stayed at the Royal Sun Inn during a recent trip to Palm Springs in June. I am always looking for a hotel around or under $75 where the reviews don't mention dirty or bugs. I payed under $70 in off-peak June and got a clean room which included a king bed, cable television, a small stove... More

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

After some hours driving from LA, we arrived in Palm Springs. It's hot in the desert, so the pool of this hotel was very welcome. We've got a nice room with everything we needed. Breakfast was good with waffles, cereals etc.

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belgium
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

We stayed at the royal sun inn midway april in hot and sunny Pzalm Springs. It's not in the middle of town, but that didn't matter to us. Check-in was fast, room was big and wel maintained with amountain view balcony. I absolutely loved the sight. Most visitors are older people, guess that's typical for Palm Springs. We had the... More

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Victoria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

We stayed at the Royal Sun Inn for 6 nights and found the location was excellent. The staff was helpful and friendly and our room was clean. It's a bit dated with the sound coming from adjoining rooms but overall this place was just fine and we enjoyed our stay. The free breakfasts were also good. This was our first... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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237 reviews 237 reviews
72 hotel reviews
117 helpful votes 117 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

So, I booked this place as the Hilton was too pricey. I'm a Holiday Inn kind of guy at heart. This place is a mile off the centre of palm springs, maybe a little more...to the south. Plenty of free parking. Check-in was fine. The room was clean and basic with a good king bed. Wifi dropped occasionally but was... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

"Average" really does say it. Traveled here for a three night weekday stay with Husband. Found a reasonable rate with our AAA membership, liked that the location is off the main strip and snugs up to a residential area, and best of all-- no pets allowed. Not so excellent are all the smokers cluttering up the parking area and stairwells.... More

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Goodyear, Arizona
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44 reviews 44 reviews
5 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

We stayed one night at this inn and thankful it was only one night. As previous guests have stated the Wifi connection was a joke. I had no setup issue with my device as management commented on other reviews. There is no robust internet service as they want you to believe. I did a broadband speed test and there was... More

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Toronto, Canada
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33 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

Older motel, but updated room. My ground floor accomodations were comfortable, clean, and enjoyable. I really enjoyed the private patio. I was in Palm Springs on business, hence a strong internet connection was important to me, but unfortanetly the wifi signal was terrible at best. Please update your internet system.

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royalsuninn, Webmaster at Royal Sun Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for commenting about our Palm Springs, CA hotel. I’m very sorry to hear that you experienced problems with our wifi. Perhaps there was a setup issue with your device. We have a robust wireless Internet service that works well from everywhere in our hotel. If you stay with us again, please ask the desk clerk for... More

Perris, California
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

We stayed one night which was too long. Came in after a concert at 11;30 pm and had to park on the street in a very sketchy neighborhood. The room stunk so bad of Pinesol! You could hardly breathe! It is true you get what you pay for. Stay somewhere else. The floors all creak so bad. NEVER AGAIN! Free... More

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royalsuninn, Webmaster at Royal Sun Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing Royal Sun Inn for your recent stay in our area. Thank you for giving us a review, it is very much appreciated. Upon receipt of your review, the following step was taken: • We shared your report of the bad of Pinesol to the management, maintenance and housekeeping in the hope that they can... More

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Address: 1700 South 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:2 star — Royal Sun Inn 2*
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Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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The Royal Sun Inn known as the “Best Kept Secret” in the desert, due to its ideal location in a quiet residential neighborhood, near the intimate Botanical Garden, away from the noise of the busy streets, yet conveniently situated to most attractions and the famous Downtown Palm Springs. ... more   less 
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