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Regina
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very relaxing and can be a bit playful at times. Hosts Ian And Stewart lovely hosts with a good sense of humour! Nothing fancy but all one needs are met. If you enjoy cats, they look after several feral cats. Really enjoyed our recent stay in November. Hope to return soon!

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Toronto
Reviewed 13 January 2016

My partner and I stayed at the Chaps Inn for a week over New Year's Eve. The two hosts, delightful Englishmen, were charming, hospitable, and very helpful. The property is well-maintained and we spent more than a few nights in the warm and relaxing jacuzzi under the desert sky. The pool, too, offers a pleasant opportunity to swim, gazing up...

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Thank hkyd
Reviewed 20 December 2015

The owners are a very lovely couple and the fact that this is a place for average guy is even better. Service was good, rooms were very clean, close to other places and eateries and the guys..............Tasty!

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1Thank Tommysole
Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 December 2015

We have been here numerous times over the last few years,and have always had a great stay.The English owners are very friendly,and the rooms are large and comfortable.Downtown Palm Springs is a 15 minute walk away,but there are plenty of eating places near the hotel.Pool is large and warm,and plenty of space to lounge around.All in all fantastic and we...

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Thank 496richarda
Reviewed 7 July 2015

When we arrived we were greeted by one of the owners who was very friendly and checked us in quickly. The room was a good size and well layed out. The carpet was pretty stained and in need of replacement, but that's not that unusual for gay accommodations in Palm Springs. I was surprised that no breakfast was offered on...

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2Thank Edwin E
Little Rock, Arkansas
Reviewed 1 June 2014

I'd never been to PS, but knew of Chaps Inn and stayed a week. The owners Stuart & Ian proved very hospitable and gracious British ex-pat hosts. To say the room was 'dated' I think is a bit unfair. I choose 'classic' as a term of 50's endearment (which was PS's 'Golden Era). I was pleasantly surprised at the size...

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7Thank Daniel_Lilly
Palm Springs, California
Reviewed 30 March 2014

Owners Stuart and Ian make guests feel they are with Leather & Bear family. Family style and clothing optional and pure friendliness are what makes Chaps so popular with men into Leather and Bears. I stay often, even though I live in Palm Springs. I always enjoy the relaxed atmosphere and the pool and hot tub. Day visitors enliven the...

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4Thank Peter F
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 23 April 2013

My boys and I had a lovely stay this past weekend at Chaps. This resort is quite small, and the facilities aren't four-star, but class and charm go a LONG way. The owners couldn't have been sweeter, kinder, or more helpful. The resort attracts a mature crowd and we kept to ourselves mostly for the first couple days. The pool...

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4Thank joyofsoy
Ian H, Owner at Chaps Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words guys. It was our pleasure to meet you and we hope to see you again.

Burlingame, California
Reviewed 18 January 2013

We have stayed at Chaps Inn at various times since it opened and consistently return and send friends there. Owners Stuart and Ian are gracious and accommodating. On the last trip they even located an item we had left (before we contacted them about it) and promptly mailed it back to us. I like the availability of orange juice and...

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3Thank Thomas T
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 3 July 2012

Agree with other reviewers.2nd visit highlighted the fact that owners are over it. Pros: Rooms are spacious and clean Only resort in PS where day visitors don't have to pay Into older overweight men , this is the place for you. Cheap. Cons: Bath could do with an update, you can pee faster than the shower pressure. Beds quite hard,...

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Address: 312 E Camino Monte Vis, Palm Springs, CA 92262-4797
Region: United States > California > California Desert > Palm Springs
Number of rooms: 10
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“All rooms have their charm...if you are into "showing off" ask for the fishbowl room”
 of 5 bubbles scorpion1555, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Upstairs rooms are shaded by trees alongside the property, and a little quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles Daniel_Lilly, 1 Jun 2014 | Read review
“I always stay in the 3 room suite. Great value for money.”
 of 5 bubbles peterf421, 30 Mar 2014 | Read review
“We were upstairs in #9. Large room and seemed more private.”
 of 5 bubbles joyofsoy, 23 Apr 2013 | Read review
“Room #2 is a suite, but often booked.”
 of 5 bubbles ThomasT190, 17 Jan 2013 | Read review
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