Found The Saguaro while passing through town for a few nights. Overall, I really liked this place and like what they did with the updates and decor. The staff was incredibly friendly, both at the front desk and the pool. Rooms were comfortable, nicely decorated, and ours had a great view of the pool. Free yoga every morning was an added bonus and the hotel location is a short driving distance to downtown. Parking is easy and not valet, which was great.
Two restaurants on location looked very nice but very pricey, so we only got drinks at the pool. Good, but about $15 a piece. The pool area was very nice and spacious and an enjoyable place to sit. However, having complimentary water, as opposed to $5 bottled water, would have been nice given the heat and surrounding desert. Also, coffee onsite was $5 a cup and was about on par with Starbucks, definitely not worth double the price.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- To know Palm Springs is to love it. Whether you come for the sun, the spas or the style, there's an undeniable lure to this oasis of desert modernity in the Coachella Valley. Now, there's a new place to lay your head while soaking it all up. The Saguaro opened in February 2012, bringing with it a new sense of design, food and comfort. If you ever needed another reason to escape, you have one now. Guests enjoy our resort style amenities including our pool, fine dining, fitness, yoga and spa services. Guestrooms & Suites: Bright. Light. Colorful. The rooms at the Saguaro immerse you in the desert resort experience that is Palm Springs. Choose your view - mountain, garden courtyard with pool, or city lights. Nearly every room has a balcony or patio and is accented inside and out by the brilliant color of a native Mojave wildflower, creating a visual spectrum of light throughout the grounds. No one perspective is the same. Guestroom Amenities• Hotel and rooms renovated February 2012• Flat screen, 42" HDTVs• Views of surrounding mountains, courtyard and city (select rooms)• Outdoor patios or step out balconies • Large work desks• Stereo with iPod docking station• On-demand movies and music. Services & Amenities: There are certain standards by which a visit to Palm Springs is judged, such as pool time and the scenery that goes with it, the quality of architecture and design, and perhaps most importantly, the ability to enjoy the desert landscape and air, preferably with cocktail in hand. By all accounts, the Saguaro has you more than covered. Hotel Services• Pet-friendly• Secure self parking*• Laundry and dry cleaning service• Wireless Internet Access*• Daily yoga*• Complimentary local transportation**included in daily resort fee of $25.00 USD per night. Meetings & Events: In the 1920s, Hollywood stars began decamping to Palm Springs to relax, party and rejuvenate. You can imagine more than a few screenplays were pitched around the pool. Today Palm Springs is a destination for meetings and events more than ever, seducing planners with 350 days of sunshine a year and abundant golf, shopping and desert curiosities. The Saguaro features several flexible event space options and is ready to host your event, whether it's hosted in our garden courtyard, in a private dining room or around the pool. ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- Holiday Inn Palm Springs
- Palm Springs Holiday Inn