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“Spacious and newly renovated” 4 of 5 stars
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Residence Inn Palm Desert
3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   38305 Cook St, Palm Desert, CA 92211   |  
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Ranked #14 of 22 Hotels in Palm Desert
San Jose, CA
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68 reviews 68 reviews
62 hotel reviews
Reviews in 42 cities Reviews in 42 cities
182 helpful votes 182 helpful votes
“Spacious and newly renovated”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2012

A very nice hotel with very spacious and newly renovated rooms. Nice kitchen area which we didn't use but would be perfect for someone staying a few days. Kitchen has full size fridge, oven , stove, microwave... basically everything you need if you plan to prepare our own meals. Bathroom was very clean. Room has a good size (about 32" diag) flat panel TV. Good size pool area with 3 different jacuzzis. Small but well maintained gym. Tennis courts. Some rooms have view of the golf course next door. Nice breakfast with good selection... not just muffins & juice. The negatives were: Layout of room (smaller room with 1 bed) doesn't allow people sitting on bed and people on Sofa/bed to watch TV together...TV swings to face one or the other. Sofa folds into a bed but its too small for two teens or two adults. Hotel does allow pets which is good if you have a pet and bad if you don't. In our case, the room next door had two little dogs that started barking at 3AM. Overall, we were very satisfied with the hotel.

Room Tip: This hotel allows pets so if you are bothered by barking, ask for a room next to a non-pet room.
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  • Stayed November 2012, traveled with family
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Broomfield, Colorado
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72 reviews 72 reviews
29 hotel reviews
Reviews in 49 cities Reviews in 49 cities
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2012 via mobile

Was able to stay over thanksgiving holiday. The hotel was perfect. Patios, kitchens,and pet friendly. The suite was big enough for 5 or 6. Complimentary breakfast was very convenient. The location was close to Palm Springs and the surrounding areas.The pools were clean and very inviting. The hotel had wonderful grounds for walking my dog. Overall it was a great place for my family including our pet! Will stay again.

  • Stayed November 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2012

My wife and I stayed here as part of a flight and hotel vacation package offered by westjet. The studio suite was modern and spacious for two with a view of the golf course and mountains..the hotel helpfully moved us from a main floor room which didn't have a view the day after we arrived...not all rooms have views so request it if you want one... the breakfast bar was plentiful and a wide variety of hot and cold food..heated .pool and three hot tubs available though only one was really hot...hotel is on the north end of palm desert so you have to drive pretty much everywhere...a good place to base yourself on our first tripthe desert but would stay closer to el paseo drive area in palm desert so we have a choice to walk or drive...otherwise its a good value...

Room Tip: Ask for room with view overlooking golf course
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  • Stayed November 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2012 via mobile

Great, we will definitely stay here again and will recommend to friends a s family! Love it ;-) wonderful, spacious accommodations complete with private balcony. We stayed in a studio suite that was fully stocked with all the wares to prepare light meals, so nice to have such great amenities for our stay!

  • Stayed November 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Miami, Florida
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156 hotel reviews
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319 helpful votes 319 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2012

This Residence Inn is the older style; it’s like an apartment building – several buildings with a lot of rooms in each building. The rooms are not interior rooms – they open to the outside hallways. The lobby was being renovated at the time I was here (October 2012), but it was not bothersome at all.

I had a fantastic room. It was a studio with full kitchen and an amazing balcony which faced a beautiful pool and the mountains (loved watching the sunset and sunrise). The room was very nice - it was spacious and was clean and comfortable. I only stayed one night, but this is a great place if you are going to have an extended stay.

The front desk girl was very nice and helpful. There’s a full buffet breakfast (free) in the morning which was delicious. This hotel is about a mile off I-10; there’s not much else on this road – it seem residential. I believe there is either a golf course or park area right behind the hotel (it looked like a golf course, but I’m not sure – it was a big, open green space). You have to drive to get into the town. But, the area around the hotel is BEAUTIFUL. Lots of palm trees and greenery – really, really pretty. About a 10-minute drive from the hotel is all the restaurants, shops, department stores, etc. – it wasn’t a far drive, but it wasn’t walking distance either.

I loved it here. The best part was my balcony!

Room Tip: I think all the rooms have a balcony - but mine faced the mountains and pool and was amazing.
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  • Stayed October 2012, traveled solo
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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NJ
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72 hotel reviews
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41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2012

Enjoyed 3 nights in a studio suite that looked out on the golf course, a view in the early morning sun up, that was extraordinary! I love the comforts of home while on the road at Residence Inns and this was a treat. The staff were great, the accommodations what I expected and at the end of long business days...it was nice to come 'home'. I certainly will stay here again when back at the area.

Room Tip: Request a gold course view for a wonderful experience.
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  • Stayed November 2012, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Boracay, Philippines
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19 hotel reviews
Reviews in 33 cities Reviews in 33 cities
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2012

We stayed in Palm Desert last summer. I like this hotel. They have little kitchen,swimming pool,fitness center and they serve free breakfast. Our room was close to the pool. It was very nice. The manager is nice and accomodating. I cancelled and rebooked our reservations several times and he was so patient with me. I enjoyed our stay in Residence Inn Palm Desert.

  • Stayed July 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Additional Information about Residence Inn Palm Desert

Address: 38305 Cook St, Palm Desert, CA 92211
Location: United States > California > California Desert > Greater Palm Springs > Palm Desert
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#7 Romantic Hotel in Palm Desert
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Residence Inn Palm Desert 3*
Number of rooms: 130
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