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Renaissance Indian Wells Resort & Spa

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 6 September 2013

We've stayed here a few times, and there are many great things about the property. First, they keep it well maintained, and the building feels solid - you don't hear much from other rooms or hallways. Also, because there aren't other tall buildings nearby, most rooms should have a pretty clear view of the hills and mountains, the golf course,...

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Los Angeles, California, United States
Reviewed 5 September 2013

We have been staying at this gorgeous resort for 10 years now and it just keeps getting better. Dilly Perera has always taken very good care of us. Natividad in the restaurant is fantastic and very knowledgeable about the resort and surrounding area. The pool area is second to none! Extremely large free form pool with waterfalls and wonderful mountain...

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Pasadena, California
Reviewed 4 September 2013

COVERED PARKING GARAGE IN THE BACK FOR 111 DEG TEMPERATURE. Love the place, beautiful clean resort, WOW Landscape and very nice Staff. Will definitely be back soon. My son definitely enjoyed the sand part of the pool.

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 31 August 2013

I have come to the Esmeralda a number of times over the past few years for a quick few days away from the Pacific Northwest. The rooms here are always comfortable and spacious. Not to mention they have fun walk-through closet :) Palm Springs always feels like home and the Esmeralda is the perfect place to get away to. The...

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British Columbia, Canada
Reviewed 26 August 2013

Recently stayed for 3 nights at the Renaissance Esmeralda in Indian Wells (Palm Springs). About 40 minutes drive from PSP airport, on beautiful palm lined drive. Rooms are large, with big fluffy quilts and lots of pillows. Bathrooms have double sinks, tub with shower, and separate toilet area. Nice and clean. Request golf course view for quiet, and near pool...

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RenaissanceEsmeralda, General Manager at Renaissance Indian Wells Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review. We love hearing about your experiences and your discoveries! We do indeed have some fabulous retail therapy in the area! Looking forward to having you and the family return one day soon.

Newport Beach, CA
Reviewed 23 August 2013

We loved our stay at the Esmeralda. They offer a beautiful clean resort with well-manicured landscaping. The main lobby offers a beautiful dual stairway that leads to a decorative lobby with a bar and seating to view the pool. Staff (Andy) was so so nice. He is a true asset to the resort. The room was well decorated and the...

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Guildford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 August 2013

Stayed overnight on our way to Vegas from San Diego. We had a double queen room which was more than sufficient for our needs. Beds were comfortable and room clean. We spent most of the time at the huge pool cooling down after a hot drive and again the next morning before continuing our journey. Very relaxing and could easily...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 20 August 2013

We enjoyed our stay at the Renaissance Esmeralda for a business meeting. Our room was very nice, spacious and well-appointed, but it was located so far from the elevators that getting to and from was part of our daily workout. For that reason, it was probably not often used, so upon our arrival, we discovered a few dead insects (including...

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Loughborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 August 2013

We stayed at the Renaissance in Indian Wells in August for 2 nights. We were a family of 4 and had a standard room. We asked for a quiet room, which it definitely was. It was quite a long walk from reception, but we didn't mind that because we preferred the location of our room away from the main lobby...

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Lausanne, Switzerland
Reviewed 16 August 2013

The rooms are beautiful, very clean. We had 2 connecting rooms, which was perfect for our family ! It was like a suite :-) The swimming pool area is very nice too, although we didn't use it, as we arrived late and had to go in the morning (it was just a stop for us). We wish we had stayed...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Golf Course
  • Tennis Court
  • Hot Tub
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Renaissance Indian Wells Resort & Spa

Address: 44400 Indian Wells Ln, Indian Wells, CA 92210-8708 (Formerly Renaissance Esmeralda Indian Wells Resort & Spa)
Region: United States > California > California Desert > Indian Wells
Price Range: $279 - $858 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Renaissance Indian Wells Resort & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 560
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Also Known As:
Renaissance Esmeralda Resort And Spa
Renaissance Esmeralda Hotel Indian Wells
Renaissance Indian Wells Resort & Spa California Desert
Indian Wells Renaissance
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“Unless you HAVE to have the pool view, the value is better on a golf course facing room.”
 of 5 bubbles SoCalWine-0, 28 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Check the cleanliness of your room before settling in.”
 of 5 bubbles COREYB838, 25 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Away from the louder lobby.”
 of 5 bubbles Pijeta10, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We were in room 7042, a corner room on top floor. Lovely, quiet, tho close the west window light blocking curtains to keep the room cool.”
 of 5 bubbles P8960LWjulieb, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The pool view room with balcony was nice”
 of 5 bubbles craigv171, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
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