Overview

Caliente Tropics Hotel

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

RM 503+

Overall guest ratings

7.9/10 Good
Based on 3,988 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.1
  • 9.0
  • 6.5
  • 5.8

Good to know

  • Comfortable beds
  • Friendly atmosphere
  • Spacious rooms
  • Friendly service

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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 4,043 reviews
    • 9.1 "Excellent pool."
    • 9.0 "Terrific location."
      7.4 "City centre within easy reach, said 74%."
      9.1 "Great parking, according to 91%."
      9.1 "91% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      9.7 "97% thought parking was inexpensive."
      9.1 "Easily accessible by car, said 91%."
      10.0 "Good access to the airport, said 100%."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
    • 8.6 "Very nice wellness & sports facilities."
      7.6 "top-notch fitness area, thought 76%."
      7.2 "72% said that wellness & sports facilities were clean."
    • 8.5 "Great service."
      9.2 "92% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.7 "87% said the reception staff was great."
      8.1 "Housekeeping was great, according to 81%."
      10.0 "100% were happy with the shuttle service."
    • 6.8 "Average amenities."
      5.8 "58% thought the building was acceptable."
      5.9 "59% considered the lobby entrance to be so-so."
    • 6.5 "Vibe was decent."
      5.9 "59% considered the lobby entrance to be so-so."
    • 5.8 "Rooms are ok."
      5.5 "For only 55%, the tv was ok."
    • 5.5 "Bar is ok."
      5.6 "Bar service was average, according to 56%."
    • 3.9 "Internet is poor."
      3.3 "67% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 2.1 "Awful breakfast."
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    Overall rating

    8.1 Excellent
    Based on 2,344 reviews
    • 9.0 "Excellent pool."
    • 8.7 "Location is great."
      7.3 "City centre within easy reach, said 73%."
      9.1 "Great parking, according to 91%."
      8.8 "88% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      9.7 "97% thought parking was inexpensive."
      8.4 "84% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 8.5 "Very nice wellness & sports facilities."
      7.6 "top-notch fitness area, thought 76%."
    • 8.2 "Great service."
      9.1 "91% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.3 "83% said the reception staff was great."
      7.1 "71% thought the service was very professional."
      8.1 "Housekeeping was great, according to 81%."
      10.0 "100% were happy with the shuttle service."
    • 7.3 "High comfort."
      7.5 "75% said the beds were comfortable."
      9.1 "91% thought rooms were spacious."
    • 6.8 "Average amenities."
      5.6 "56% thought the building was acceptable."
      5.6 "56% considered the lobby entrance to be so-so."
    • 6.2 "Rooms are ok."
      6.5 "Only 65% said rooms were clean enough."
      5.8 "For only 58%, the tv was ok."
    • 5.8 "Bar is ok."
      5.3 "Alcoholic drinks were not bad, according to 53%."
    • 3.6 "Internet is poor."
      3.1 "69% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 1.9 "Awful breakfast."
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    Overall rating

    8.0 Good
    Based on 1,010 reviews
    • 9.1 "Excellent pool."
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
      7.2 "City centre within easy reach, said 72%."
      9.1 "Great parking, according to 91%."
      9.3 "93% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
    • 8.9 "Very nice wellness & sports facilities."
      7.9 "top-notch fitness area, thought 79%."
    • 8.6 "Great service."
      9.2 "92% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.6 "86% said the reception staff was great."
      7.2 "72% thought the service was very professional."
    • 7.5 "Good amenities."
      9.2 "92% found the grounds to be nice."
      8.5 "85% thought the architecture was beautiful."
    • 5.4 "Bar is ok."
    • 5.3 "Rooms are ok."
      5.6 "For only 56%, the tv was ok."
    • 3.5 "Internet is poor."
      2.9 "71% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 2.2 "Awful breakfast."
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    Overall rating

    7.2 Good
    Based on 121 reviews
    • 9.1 "Excellent pool."
    • 9.0 "Terrific location."
    • 8.5 "Great service."
      9.1 "91% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.4 "84% said the reception staff was great."
    • 6.7 "Average amenities."
      5.7 "57% thought the building was acceptable."
    • 6.4 "Vibe was decent."
    • 6.0 "Rooms are ok."

    Overall rating

    8.1 Excellent
    Based on 566 reviews
    • 9.3 "Excellent pool."
      7.4 "Clean pool, said 74%."
    • 9.0 "Terrific location."
      9.1 "Great parking, according to 91%."
    • 8.7 "Great service."
      9.1 "91% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.7 "87% said the reception staff was great."
      7.9 "79% thought the service was very professional."
    • 8.5 "Good value."
    • 8.3 "Very nice wellness & sports facilities."
    • 6.9 "Average amenities."
      5.9 "59% thought the building was acceptable."
    • 6.4 "Vibe was decent."
    • 6.0 "Food is average."
    • 4.3 "Internet is poor."
    • 2.5 "Awful breakfast."
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    Good to know
    "Comfortable beds"
    "Friendly atmosphere"
    "Spacious rooms"
    "Friendly service"
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