Overview

Caliente Tropics Hotel

411 East Palm Canyon Drive, Palm Springs, CA 92264-8805, United States
+1 760 327 1391

RM 508+

Overall guest ratings

7.9/10 Good
Based on 4,169 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.2
  • 9.1
  • 6.9
  • 6.6

Good to know

  • Spacious rooms
  • Friendly atmosphere

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    About

    Location.

    Located within 2 miles (3.2 kilometers) of downtown Palm Springs, this Polynesian-themed hotel is 4 miles (6.4 kilometers) from Palm Springs Aerial Tramway and Desert Princess Country Club.

    Hotel Features.

    The Caliente Tropics Hotel opened in 1964 as a hangout for celebrities such as Elvis and the Rat Pack. The hotel combines its retro charm and motor-hotel style with an up-to-date look and feel. Polynesian accents include tiki-style art and a small stream in the lobby that flows through a rock garden. Amenities include a restaurant onsite, outdoor pool, spa tub, expansive lawn, and shuffleboard areas.

    Guestrooms.

    Room décor features custom-made furnishings with Polynesian influences. All rooms include refrigerators. Weekday newspapers are delivered to guestroom doors. Extras include in-room safes and complimentary wireless Internet access.

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    Amenities

    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
    • Business centre
    • Internet
    • Concierge service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Game room
    • Hot tub
    • Outdoor pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Safe
    • Fitness centre
    • Free parking
    • Designated smoking area
    • Non-smoking rooms available
    • Terrace/Patio
    • Facilities for disabled guests
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    7.9 Good
    Based on 4,169 reviews
    • 9.2 "Excellent pool."
      7.3 "Clean pool, said 73%."
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
      8.2 "City centre within easy reach, said 82%."
      9.1 "Great parking, according to 91%."
      7.8 "78% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      7.3 "73% liked the proximity to shopping."
      9.8 "98% thought parking was inexpensive."
      8.0 "Easily accessible by car, said 80%."
      10.0 "Good access to the airport, said 100%."
    • 8.7 "Great service."
      9.2 "92% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.7 "87% said the reception staff was great."
      7.2 "72% thought the service was very professional."
      7.6 "76% found the restaurant service to be one of the best."
      10.0 "100% were happy with the shuttle service."
      9.0 "90% said the recreation staff was great."
    • 8.6 "Good value."
      10.0 "100% thought it was a great value."
    • 8.3 "Very nice wellness & sports facilities."
      7.3 "top-notch fitness area, thought 73%."
    • 6.9 "Bar is ok."
      5.4 "Bar service was average, according to 54%."
    • 6.6 "Vibe was decent."
      6.4 "64% considered the lobby entrance to be so-so."
    • 5.9 "Rooms are ok."
      5.1 "Only 51% thought the shower was ok."
      5.9 "For only 59%, the tv was ok."
    • 4.7 "Breakfast is below average."
    • 4.1 "Internet is poor."
      3.2 "68% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    8.0 Good
    Based on 2,418 reviews
    • 9.0 "Excellent pool."
      7.0 "Clean pool, said 70%."
    • 8.9 "Location is great."
      8.1 "City centre within easy reach, said 81%."
      9.1 "Great parking, according to 91%."
      7.9 "79% liked the proximity to shopping."
      7.8 "78% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      8.2 "82% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      9.8 "98% thought parking was inexpensive."
    • 8.5 "Great service."
      9.2 "92% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.6 "86% said the reception staff was great."
      7.9 "79% found the restaurant service to be one of the best."
      10.0 "100% were happy with the shuttle service."
    • 8.4 "Very nice wellness & sports facilities."
      7.3 "top-notch fitness area, thought 73%."
    • 7.2 "Good amenities."
      9.4 "94% found the grounds to be nice."
      9.3 "93% thought the architecture was beautiful."
    • 6.9 "Average comfort."
    • 6.7 "Vibe was decent."
      6.4 "64% considered the lobby entrance to be so-so."
    • 6.7 "Bar is ok."
      5.7 "Bar service was average, according to 57%."
    • 4.5 "Breakfast is below average."
    • 4.0 "Internet is poor."
      3.1 "69% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    7.9 Good
    Based on 1,125 reviews
    • 9.2 "Excellent pool."
      7.1 "Clean pool, said 71%."
    • 9.0 "Terrific location."
      7.8 "City centre within easy reach, said 78%."
      7.7 "77% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      9.1 "Great parking, according to 91%."
    • 8.8 "Great service."
      9.2 "92% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.6 "86% said the reception staff was great."
    • 8.5 "Very nice wellness & sports facilities."
      7.4 "top-notch fitness area, thought 74%."
    • 7.5 "Good amenities."
      9.6 "96% found the grounds to be nice."
      9.3 "93% thought the architecture was beautiful."
    • 6.7 "Bar is ok."
      5.4 "Bar service was average, according to 54%."
    • 6.4 "Vibe was decent."
    • 5.5 "Rooms are ok."
      5.2 "Only 52% thought the shower was ok."
      6.1 "For only 61%, the tv was ok."
    • 4.4 "Breakfast is below average."
    • 3.9 "Internet is poor."
      3.1 "69% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    7.3 Good
    Based on 83 reviews
    • 9.2 "Excellent pool."
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
    • 8.8 "Great service."
      9.2 "92% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.6 "86% said the reception staff was great."
    • 7.2 "Good amenities."
    • 6.3 "Vibe was decent."
    • 5.8 "Rooms are ok."
      5.6 "Only 56% said rooms were clean enough."

    Overall rating

    8.0 Good
    Based on 541 reviews
    • 9.4 "Excellent pool."
      7.7 "Clean pool, said 77%."
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
      9.1 "Great parking, according to 91%."
    • 8.8 "Great service."
      9.2 "92% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.6 "86% said the reception staff was great."
      7.5 "75% thought the service was very professional."
    • 8.0 "Very nice wellness & sports facilities."
    • 7.6 "High comfort."
      8.0 "80% said the beds were comfortable."
      8.7 "87% thought rooms were spacious."
    • 7.0 "Good amenities."
      6.1 "61% thought the building was acceptable."
    • 6.4 "Vibe was decent."
    • 6.2 "Rooms are ok."
      5.1 "Only 51% thought the shower was ok."
      6.2 "For only 62%, the tv was ok."
    • 4.7 "Breakfast is below average."
    • 4.7 "Internet is poor."
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    Good to know
    "Spacious rooms"
    "Friendly atmosphere"
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