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A Place in the Sun Garden Hotel

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Los Angeles, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A repeat visit for us - this time a girls weekend away and it was lovely! The weather was hot (but we knew that going in!), and the pool and misters made a perfect weekend in the sun. The staff was super friendly and accommodating - since one of our party had an important business call right after check-out, she... More 

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Tustin, California
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the moment you arrive you know your at a different type of hotel. The office is quaint and personal. You are one on one with either Joe or Michael and every effort is being made to insure that your stay will be exceptional. Check-in is both quick and efficient, you collect your pool towels, then you are on your... More 

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Orange County, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We filled the hotel for a whole week in July with family and friends. Weather was HOT but the misters around pool area really helped. Intimate, kitchens, living rooms and close to downtown. Owners and managers are just wonderful, made us feel so welcome.

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Gardena, California
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the best get away. It is so comfortable and peaceful. The Staff have outstanding customer service and are very caring towards your needs. There is increased value when staying during the off season when they offer specials. This caring and comfort from the staff is key. This is why I return year after year.

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Bakersfield, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016

Reading prior reviews, I thought this was going to be an extraordinary "boutique" place. Instead, it was just OK. We would have probably been happier if we had only paid $80 or so. But for the price we paid ($119 in the off-season), we could have stayed at the Hyatt, the Renaissance, or any of a number of higher-end properties.... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

We've stayed here twice now and we just love it. There's no "scene" here. It's just simply quaint and charming, a perfect little getaway! The staff are friendly, the rooms are clean, and the pool is heaven.

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sellps, Owner at A Place in the Sun Garden Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words! We do have such a great staff, don't we?? :) We appreciate your business, and hope to see you again soon. More 

Fullerton, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

We love going to A Place in the Sun in the summer. Usually less people and traffic. The hotel is always clean and comfortable, everyone that works there treats you like family. That's why we have been coming back for 16 years.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

My family and I have been coming to this hotel for many years for a quiet and relaxing retreat from the stresses of city life. Always clean and well maintained, the quests were quiet and respectful of one another. But it seems that the party has come past the downtown strip and has made its way to A Place in... More 

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sellps, Owner at A Place in the Sun Garden Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write this review. This happens sometimes. It can be a blessing, because we love the business; but also a curse, when we get a large group but not large enough to take over the whole hotel. Usually the atmosphere is "the more the merrier" at these functions, but I know that's not always... More 

Monroe, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

I am a Marriott kinda girl so I was hesitant about this place. I was so impressed with the friendliness and cleanliness that I was OK without the fancy resort perks. Michael at the front desk is welcoming and friendly and knew a lot of our names when we left. He really seems to care and it shows. It may... More 

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sellps, Owner at A Place in the Sun Garden Hotel, responded to this review

We deeply appreciate your very positive review of our business. We are very pleased that you got to enjoy many favorite aspects of what we have to offer. It is always most rewarding to hear directly from our customers and especially those willing to provide their positive perspective with the online world and beyond. Please revisit us soon and often. More 

Vineland, Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016

When we travel we like to explore boutique and/or independent accommodations. For us, clean and friendly rank high in any case, but "character" trumps "slick and well appointed." Upon arrival, this "mom and pop" hotel seems a bit tired and dated, but the 1950s feel suits Palm Springs and the rumoured creation of the accommodations to house the production crew... More 

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sellps, Owner at A Place in the Sun Garden Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for both your patronage and for posting such generous comments regarding our business. We work very hard to ensure that we please wonderful customers like you. Thank you for validating that we are accomplishing that goal. More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our bungalows at A Place in the Sun will make you feel like this is your home away from home. All units have private walled garden patios and fully equipped kitchens or kitchenettes. Light and bright, with spectacular grounds and mountain views. Seventeen single story bungalows on an acre of lush lawns and fragrant gardens surround a heated salt-water pool & spa. There's a poolside gazebo with BBQ and custom micromist system. Also a professional artificial turf putting green. Putters and balls, along with an extensive movie and book library, are available in the office from 9 to 5 with continental breakfast items, all complimentary to our guests. Vintage Palm Springs, great location & views. Pet-friendly and family friendly. Extended stays welcome! A Place in the Sun is also great for events or reunions. Call for details. ... more   less 

Additional Information about A Place in the Sun Garden Hotel

Address: 754 E San Lorenzo Rd, Palm Springs, CA 92264-8110
Location: United States > California > California Desert > Palm Springs
Price Range: $151 - $292 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — A Place in the Sun Garden Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 17
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