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Reviewed August 29, 2016 via mobile

Our room was really nice compared to other budget hotels I have stayed at in the past the owner was genuinely nice the pool was clean I would most definitely stay again and the liquor store next to it.

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Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

Car was broke into Electronics were stolen within 2 hours of checking in. Bugs all over the room.. no ice machine cat litter boxes on the patios no housekeeping and air conditioner was one of the first ones ever made

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Downey, California
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Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

I gotta admit, I took my chances in booking a room at this hotel, even though I've read mostly negative reviews about this place on hotels.com. Rooms were pretty cheap, so I went ahead and booked it. When I got there, you can tell that the property was in dire need of refurbishment, and guests were not that classy. Check-in... More 

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Miami, Florida
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Reviewed March 23, 2016 via mobile

Ok so the best part of my stay was that they were available at 11pm at night last minute reservation. The worst part was a dirty room, stained towels and wow. I simply offer this review as a heads up.. If you have no where else to go.. This is the place to stay! I had no place else and... More 

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Reviewed March 13, 2016 via mobile

I would like to give a positive review of my recent visit to the Desert Lodge Hotel in Palm Springs. I found the staff to be very friendly and attentive and the hotel had a certain nostalgic charm as it was built back in 1957. This hotel is not for some high end tourist that wants a Dinner mint on... More 

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Thank Ryan B
Burbank, California
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Reviewed January 31, 2016

I really liked this place the staff is nice and eager to help and for the price it's perfect location is the best it might be old but still has charm so if your a snob keep going and I am coming back, A great hotel in Palm Springs. Close to the downtown streets with a lot of restaurants and... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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Reviewed January 13, 2016

Every little snotty review needs to callm down! I just needed something affordable that I Could stay with my family while visiting Palm Springs. From all the terrible reviews, I was concerned & thought we might just drop our bags and run. It couldn't be further from the truth. The pictures are out of date. The rooms were modern with... More 

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Deephaven, Minnesota
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Reviewed January 10, 2016

This place has problems lots of them. We had to be moved out of our first room because it was pretty run down for the price (big mistake) the second room was much worse. The roof of the lobby was leaking, not sure if the people working the front desk were staff or guest? Or if the sketchy characters around... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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Reviewed November 12, 2015

DO NOT STAY HERE!!!!! The man at the front desk bit my head off as soon as I walked in to check in. He was anger cause I booked with expedia. Not my fault he uses the service. I have never been treated so terribly before, I was so anger I had to leave. I called expedia right away and... More 

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Port Allen, Louisiana
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Reviewed November 9, 2015

I was there for nine days the room looked over the pool, pool was always clean.The room needs up dating but it was clean the bed was great, great water pressure. over all I will stay there again and really nice staff.Dave

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free Internet
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Desert Lodge

Address: 1177 S Palm Canyon Dr, Palm Springs, CA 92264-8333
Location: United States > California > California Desert > Palm Springs
Price Range: $53 - $110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Desert Lodge 1.5*
Number of rooms: 51
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Desert Palm Springs
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“Full kitchen suites available, all rooms are pool view”
 of 5 bubbles Markussalot, Jan 13, 2016 | Read review
“Do not choose any!!!”
 of 5 bubbles surfmonkey224, Nov 12, 2015 | Read review
“Better to bring a tent and stay outside away from the bed bugs and roaches”
 of 5 bubbles 116rcv, Sep 5, 2015 | Read review
“Stay Away at all costs”
 of 5 bubbles Tethier919, Apr 28, 2015 | Read review
“Don't stay here.”
 of 5 bubbles 607susiek, Mar 19, 2015 | Read review
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