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Mesa, Arizona
Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

This was one of the most beautiful places live stayed at. The courtyard is amazing! You can sit and enjoy reading a book or jump on one of the bikes and go for a ride. Then come back and jump in the cozy pool! The room accommodations are a 10 plus. They spared no expense and you can tell they...

1Thank msnancy15
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 29 April 2016

Pros: Sleep Number bed, quality linens, quiet climate control, the grounds were beautifully landscaped and enclosed. The building had been remodeled but looked brand new. Our room (#6) was tastefully decorated. Attention to detail - ironed creases in the sheets. Dispensers fill of soap, shampoo and conditioner. Small garden sitting area out the sliding door to the back. Chairs and...

1Thank Jenna H
Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 4 days, preferred not to camp at Coachella. The hotel was 5 minutes away with car to the nearest Coachella Shuttle. And 45 minutes car ride to Coachella itself. Car park is free with enough space for all guests. The place is a real gem, with its clean rooms, comfortable bed, heated pool, cute garden. We...

1Thank Melis E
Reviewed 21 April 2016

We chose Colt's Lodge for our short visit to Palm Springs (from Australia) in April and are so glad we did. This place is excellent value. The rooms are beautifully decorated and the beds are extremely comfortable as are the pillows. The ensuite shower room was well appointed with a good shower and plenty of hot water. The heated pool,...

2Thank Shona S
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 April 2016

We had stayed here previously and had really enjoyed our stay, so we knew we would want to return on our recent visit to Palm Springs. It has had a change of ownership and a renovation, but we still enjoyed it just as much as before. We had a 'cosy' room, which was small, but well appointed and very clean...

2Thank cosmicgirl1978
Simi Valley, California
Reviewed 29 March 2016

Awesome facilities, awesome hosts. Fantastic attention to detail. Only 11 rooms makes this a great boutique hotel. Beautifully remodeled, great landscaping and night lighting. The tiled pool shows the owners attention to detail. The use of the club house facilities, including the full kitchen is a real treat. Will definitely stay there again!

3Thank Cusster1
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 23 March 2016

Well located, quiet and comfortable with parking. Good size rooms. Not the type of place we usually stay but was more upmarket then we expected which was great Clean and good service. Nice garden and pool area which was unexpected Highly recommended and would definitely stay here again

2Thank paolo l
Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 22 March 2016

A charming and private lodge, beautifully landscaped, spacious and modern rooms, heated pool and close to downtown. Friendly hosts and staff. They have all the amenities and a shared kitchen for light breakfasts. A separated Bar-b-que area. I also saw a few bicycles available for use. Definitely will be back! S & S.

2Thank scsuti
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

The rooms are beautiful and large. They have sleep number beds!! The pool area is large has many beautiful accent pieces including a large sculpture. There is a club house that has breakfast in the morning. It's a great location because it's near downtown.

1Thank Michele K
Scottsdale, Arizona
Reviewed 14 March 2016

Was looking for a less expensive but nice place to stay for a dance event. What a great find! This boutique hotel has undergone extensive renovations and has charming rooms and delightful "secret garden" common areas. Our room (Room 4) was small but tastefully decorated, however, the shower was miniscule. Good choices for the continental breakfast. Location is convenient. Spa...

1Thank Susan L

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Escape to an 11 room boutique inn, fully renovated in 2015, featuring first class service, modern amenities and views of the San Jacinto Mountains. Each of the uniquely designed and decorated guest rooms features luxurious queen or king beds, private baths, flat screen TV's, free Wi-Fi, and our complimentary continental breakfast each morning. Relax in our beautiful garden courtyard (Nicknamed the Secret Garden) featuring a sparkling pool surrounded by chaise lounges, inviting hot tub, top of the line BBQ area, bocce ball court, and guest fire pit. Ideally located close to everything in Palm Springs, but offering guests to the desert an atmosphere of privacy and relaxed luxury. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Colt's Lodge

Address: 1586 E Palm Canyon Dr, Palm Springs, CA 92264-9118 (Formerly Alpine Gardens Hotel)
Region: United States > California > California Desert > Palm Springs
Price Range: $190 - $351 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Colt's Lodge 2.5*
Number of rooms: 11
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Also Known As:
Alpine Gardens Palm Springs
Hotel Alpine Gardens
Hotel Style:
#4 Best Value Hotel in Palm Springs
#7 Family Hotel in Palm Springs
#10 Romantic Hotel in Palm Springs
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“Room #1 very private and good size. I think I would avoid the room that opens onto the kitchen/lounge area - not sure of #”
 of 5 bubbles traveller183459, 19 Jan 2017 | Read review
“11 prime rooms around a magical garden”
 of 5 bubbles MSL077, 13 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Pool side king (room 2 )”
 of 5 bubbles joenkatie, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“An eleven room boutique hotel and all are a great choice”
 of 5 bubbles Izebrack, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Every room has its own charm!”
 of 5 bubbles breezes97, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
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