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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was my second time staying at the Hotel California, and once again, my expectations were not only met, but exceeded by the level of service provided. The location is great, and within walking distance of all amenities. There is a free shuttle Thurs-Sun that goes downtown, and a fleet of cruiser bikes if you'd rather go for a ride....

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the best hotels we have been visiting on this tour. Nice, cozy and romy. The staff is quite serviceminded and very nice. Very nice and try to do the best to make you feel at home. The rooms are nice and everything just worked perfect. The bathroom was just fine and the cleaning good.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The location and room was perfect! But the best was the hotel staff. They make you feel like you are part of the family. I will definitely be back. Thank you all for making our 10th anniversary so special. Cant wait to see you all again!

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Brighton, Colorado
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I came here for a getaway weekend. Prior to arrival, the staff made sure to talk to us personally so we would know how to get there, and what to do around town. Airplane issues caused us to arrive 3 hours late, but when we arrived and apologized, Jay told us he knew all about it -...

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is definitely the place for anyone of you who wants to have the nicest place to stay!!! Don't have to look any further! Budget friendly and you feel like you were in the luxury place!!! You have breakfast here, pool here, nice cozy room. It was just awesome!

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Fort Smith, Arkansas, United States
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I returned to the Hotel California again this year bringing two additional family members with me. They loved it as much as I had loved it last year. The hotel is unique in many ways, not the least of which is its setting of palm trees and pool and hot tub in a courtyard surrounded by the few rooms. It...

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Wooster, Ohio
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Relaxing is the first priority here. The entire staff works towards that goal. Rooms are comfortable, grounds are spectacular. Plants, hummingbirds, pool area are beautiful. They even have a nice smoking area that is away from other guests. Recommend smoking a cigar with Jay. Very entertaining.

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Vancouver
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just returned home from four days at the incredible Hotel California and had to write a review! This is the place!! Stop looking and book now. From the minute we arrived, we were treated like family. Everyone from the staff (Jay, Betty, Larry and others) to all the guests were absolutely incredible. We stayed in room 10. It had two...

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Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is such a great place to stay, almost to good to let others know about it. This is a return visit for us and though it's a long way from England to travel for the short stay we had, worth every hour spent on the plane. Definitely recommend the friendly and relaxed atmosphere. Thanks to our hosts, Lucy, Larry,...

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Kalispell, Montana
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Finally, a hotel that feels like a B&B. Betty was so friendly to welcome us, offer a glass a wine, take us to room, settle us in and explain everything and all that is available. It feels like a very large guest house with lounge, kitchen, outdoor patio, so much in a very small place. This is a small and...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Lush romantic grounds with surrounding Old California Spanish charm. Newly renovated with attention to every detail. Sister property to the #1 TripAdvisor rated Desert Riviera Hotel.. just up the street. Join us in the SUN! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel California

Address: 424 E Palm Canyon Dr, Palm Springs, CA 92264-8806
Location: United States > California > California Desert > Palm Springs
Price Range: $128 - $221 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 14
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Also Known As:
California Hotel Palm Springs
California Palm Springs
Hotel Style:
#1 Business Hotel in Palm Springs
#3 Romantic Hotel in Palm Springs
#5 Best Value Hotel in Palm Springs
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Denver, Colorado, United States
Kent, Washington
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Room 14, if it is available; however, all the rooms offer their own special intimacies.”
 of 5 bubbles egardeniaelaine, 1 week ago | Read review
“Room 7 is amazing-high ceilings and near the hot tub.”
 of 5 bubbles momfromcalgary, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“There are no bad rooms and all of them are different so what you need will dictate where you stay in the hotel”
 of 5 bubbles JennyC162, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Grocery and liquor store are both within walking distance”
 of 5 bubbles btm1001, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“You can choose from pool side or more secluded rooms depending on your preference.”
 of 5 bubbles 122rickf, 4 weeks ago | Read review
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