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Palm Springs - Places to stay

Monday, 25 June 2018 /





Palm Springs that desert oasis which has been a go-to destination for the rich and famous since the
1920s continues to offer visitors luxury that is difficult to find in other locations. A nice mix of regular visitors and the celebrity circuit have given the city a unique culture that isn't found in other placessuch as Hollywood.

Once just a seasonal location, palm springs vacation homes rentals can now be found year-round at
affordable prices depending on what you are looking for. With this, you have the comforts of home
but in a dream holiday destination. Or better yet you could buy a permanent home and move in as many retirees and families have been doing for decades. This influx has led to the population rising steadily and staying at around 20000 in the most recent census. If moving permanently is out of the question though, then this article is for you.

The beautiful climate, burgeoning economy, unique city culture and beautiful desert background has
inspired people to visit for decades. We are going to have a look at some of the places that you can
stay in the city and what they have to offer their guests.


High end:
Rancho Las Palmas Resort and Spa:
The ideal setting for families and couples who want the most from their stay with the least amount
of effort. The Rancho resort can take care of your every need and is set among some of the most
stunning landscape in Palm Springs. The resorts boast over 240 acres of land, 27 holes of golf and
huge spa and a tennis court. You can relax in the comfort of the resort knowing nothing is too far away or difficult to get. There are over 444 guest rooms to choose from. Many come with a private patio or balcony, so you can enjoy the sun in the comfort of your own accommodation.
There are events and activities for all ages, just have a look at their website to see what sparks your
interest. You can book all of this ahead of time or when you arrive.

The Parker:
If mixing with the celebrity circuit is your thing or something that you would like to try out, then The
Parker is the place for you. This though is on the very high end of prices within the city. The Parker has been a favourite among celebrities since its opening. It has catered for everybody from Marlon Brando to Jay Z and Beyoncé. Most of these visitors come around during the Palm Springs film festival, but you will be sure to bump into celebrities all year round thanks to the glorious weather. The hotel prides itself on the privacy it can provide its guest along with the luxury its clientele have come to expect from around the world.

This bespoke resort caters for every taste, some of the most popular activities you can take part in
on the resort include tennis, croquet and Pétanque. Each of these you can learn or home your skills
with dedicated coaches. For the rest, there is a fitness centre, yoga, table tennis and chess among a
host of others. If this all gets too much you can go and chill down by the numerous pools on the
resort.

Mid-level:
Holiday house Palm Springs:

For those on a slightly smaller budget, Palm springs have plenty to offer. Holiday house Palms
Springs are one of the most popular among couples and families as it provides everything you need
at an affordable price. One of its main draws though is its location. Agua Caliente Cultural Museum,
Ruddy and  General Store Museum, Plaza Theatre and Palm Springs Art Museum are all within a 10-minute walk from the hotel.
This is ideal for those who want to explore some of the city but who are not a fan of the extreme
heat which can sometimes get a little too much. Some of the amenities include an outdoor pool,
laundry service, housekeeping and an onsite bar and lounge. A great getaway location for those who
enjoy some comfort and lie to be independent themselves.

Korakia Pensione

Another location with a very similar setup and location to the Holiday house is the Korakia Pensione.
The hotel is small with 28 rooms, a great way to ensure that you are going to be taken care of.
Noting is worse than an overcrowded hotel where service is lacking. From reviews online, that is not
something that this hotel suffers from many of the reviews highlight the service and friendly staff which make your stay all the better. A Short walk from downtown and the cultural area of Palm Springs the hotel also boasts an outdoor pool AC in the rooms and bar/lounge on site. Ideal for a drink and a bite to eat after a long day in the sun.

Budget options:

To try and get the best budget options for Palm Springs it is best to shop around online for vacation
home rentals or an Air BNB. They will provide the most comfort and give you a little privacy you may not get in a resort. If you happen to be only staying for a night or two you will easily be able to find budget motels on the outskirts of town. Easily your best option.
As a resort city, you will be sure to find something that suits your needs. Just remember to book
early if you happen to be visiting during peak season.