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    Helios

    280 E Mel Ave, Palm Springs, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92262-4817
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    Overview
    • Excellent53%
    • Very good19%
    • Average12%
    • Poor14%
    • Terrible2%
    19 Oct 2016
    “This business is permanently closed. ”
    17 May 2016
    “Great illuminated pool”
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 41 reviews

    Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

    I heard it's being converted to a drug and alcohol treatment center. Closed mid-2016. That's a shame, as it was one of the most welcoming gay men's resorts in the area. Maybe it was because if the location -- most of the other gay businesses...More

    Thank JVPURINS
    Reviewed 18 May 2016

    My first visit to the resort is for a weekend event. Every square inch is enjoyed by the guests. The resort is well maintained and clean, with a huge illuminated pool that brighten the courtyard in the evening. Thanks for the owner for providing the...More

    1  Thank Phil Y
    Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile

    This is the best place for a day pass in the Palm Springs area among the gay resorts and has an extensive playroom as well as opportunity to lay by the pool or use the hot tub the day passes are only $10 and on...More

    1  Thank Stevied888
    Reviewed 10 April 2015 via mobile

    If you are gay and are looking for a place to stay, this is a very good place to stay. The rooms were nice. The staff was nice and cordial. It's within walking distance to Toucans. Also you can take The Buzz to Arenas every...More

    2  Thank Kevin P
    Reviewed 12 January 2015

    I booked a weekend getaway for myself to ring in the new year and celebrate my birthday and this was the only gay resort in Palm Springs that had rooms available without any ridiculous minimum night stay. The resort is an easy and quick walk...More

    1  Thank Ray Q
    Desert Riviera Hotel
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    Details
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 11
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    • Location
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    • California >
    • California Desert >
    • Greater Palm Springs >
    • Palm Springs
    • Also Known As
    • Helios Hotel Palm Springs
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    Hotel & Grounds (12)
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    Room Tips
    "All rooms face the pool in the center of the property, but be aware that one room can only be accessed by..."
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    "The only bad room is an empty room at Helios. My personal preference, rooms 5-11 with a courtyard view or a..."
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    "Ask for a room with a view to the courtyard. Or ask for a reference to a more updated facility in the Palm..."
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