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Long Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we had 16 of us, so we got 8 rooms, out of the 17 and only 2 other couples booked...Nice layout, saltwater pool, with jacuzzi, sauna, and cold plunge..misters by the pool and plenty of lounge chairs..Morning breakfast and coffee..little hidden gem with lots of PS history of guests...5 min. from downtown..will defiantly stay here again..

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Brooklyn, New York
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were first time visitors of Palm Springs last week and we had an amazing stay at the Monkey Tree Hotel. We read all the wonderful reviews previously and our experience was even better than we could have imagined. The owners, Gary and Kathy are wonderful people. They make your stay so comfortable and memorable. All the staff was accommodating... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel is great! The owners are friendly and very welcoming. The hotel itself is artistic and beautiful. We enjoyed waking up to the sunny, bright white mid century room. The breakfast was not only delicious but was presented in a beautiful way. Everything at this hotel is very thought out. Lots of love put into this place! I highly... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016

I visit Palm Springs often as am a big fan of midcentury modern architecture for which PS is justly famous. The Monkey Tree Hotel is located at the edge of a midcentury modern neighborhood, the Racquet Club Estates. There is a wonderful and intact mid century fire station, a mid century elementary school, a mid century library and dozens of... More 

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San Diego, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

This boutique hotel spares no expense in making their guests feel like royalty. Wake up in your deluxe room personalized to make you feel like you walked right into 1960s glamour. Every room is different and amazing. Walk right out of your room to a homemade breakfast of scones, pastries, granola, tea, coffee and more. Relax poolside or recover from... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

I arrived late Friday night and woke up Saturday morning in Palm Springs circa 1960. This hotel is a gem and the couple who re-opened it has done a phenomenal job of restoring its 60s and 70s vibe while also bringing modern elements to the table and making it a healthy destination unlike many other hotels in PS. From the... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

As soon as we arrived at The Monkey Tree Hotel we knew we were going to enjoy our stay. The hotel has been restored to a high standard and is exceptionally relaxing. The owners Kathy and Gary have thought about every detail, from the relaxing music by the pool, the excellent wifi, the plugs by the side of the bed,... More 

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Thank Sezzer901
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I had the pleasure of staying at the monkey tree. We live in Palm Springs and stayed at the Monkey Tree for a staycation for a couple nights. It was so relaxing lounging by the pool and spa reading. The complimentary breakfast was amazing, Gary is truly a culinary whiz. We enjoyed the homemade scones and the... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

The Monkey Tree Hotel is a perfect place to experience Palm Springs. Calm, authentic, respectful of the architecture of the 60ies, view of the mountains and palms. Don't miss the complementary Sangria (lemonade for the kids) and nuts at the pool around 4pm.

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Dallas, TX
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

There are so many wonderful things to say about this meticulously restored Albert Frey mid-century modern desert oasis. Driving into town from the airport can be a bit...beige. And then the road curves to the left and we saw a bright yellow wall and squealed "OMG, look at that house!" Then we saw "The Monkey Tree Hotel" on the wall... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Additional Information about The Monkey Tree Hotel

Address: 2388 E Racquet Club Rd, Palm Springs, CA 92262-2629 (Formerly Terra Cotta Inn)
Location: United States > California > California Desert > Palm Springs
Price Range: $154 - $376 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 16
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Terra Cotta Hotel Palm Springs
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