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Colony Palms Hotel

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14/05/2017 15/05/2017
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Sherwood, Oregon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a fantastic stay at Colony. The rooms are clean and well equipped, the grounds are immaculate, and the staff is friendly. The hotel has a great vibe and it feels as if you're in your own world. The Purple Palm, their restaurant, is fantastic--we ate lunch there every day during our stay. The staff is attentive and routinely...

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ColonyPalmsManager, General Manager at Colony Palms Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Andreworth, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. I am happy to hear you enjoyed the rooms, restaurant, grounds and great service. Unfortunately, Palm Springs recently experienced a windstorm which has impacted our pool cleanliness, we have been working to bring it back our standards. But thank you for letting us know, we will double our...

West Bloomfield, Michigan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The property is beautiful. The valet was super nice and accomodating as well as the front desk. We did encounter a problem during our visit with the room keys which was not handled successfully. The person at the front desk at the time was nice but gave us two more key cards which still did not work. It required the...

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ColonyPalmsManager, General Manager at Colony Palms Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Steve S, Thank you for your review. I am glad you experienced great service while you were here. My apologies for the difficulty with the room keys and thank you for bringing it to my attention. We did have to close the restaurant fior a repair the night of Sunday, April 2nd, otherwise it is open 3 meals a...

Miami, Florida
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we booked a Junior Suite because we like to have a place to sit and relax. Well there is only one chair so I guess we have to take turns. We arrived yesterday after a long trip. We went to the restaurant (the only restaurant on the hotel)and although was half empty they said that we have to wait 30...

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ColonyPalmsManager, General Manager at Colony Palms Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Alejandra M, Thank you so much for your constructive comments, this gives us the opportunity to improve. I am so happy to hear you had great guest service, we work on that everyday. Kind regard, Nicole Winslow

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

People clearly like this place, so I'm not here to bash it in anyway. Just to say that while it was very nice, clean, had good food, and the pool was great, this hotel was nowhere near worth the $600+ a night that they charged. If you're looking for a unique luxury experience I would look elsewhere and keep this...

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ColonyPalmsManager, General Manager at Colony Palms Hotel, responded to this review

Dear HoleWeete, I am very glad you enjoyed Colony Palms and all our amenities! And thank you for taking the time to review us. I am sorry we did not meet your all expectations. Please note our rates decrease in the shoulder season. We hope to see you back again. Kind regards, Nicole Winslow, General Manager

Rancho Palos Verdes, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel has a great vibe--timeless chic, classic, and comfortable. Quiet, mostly adults, great pool and restaurant. Dogs are welcome and appreciated by the awesome staff! On one weekend trip we were quite happy having never left the property!

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ColonyPalmsManager, General Manager at Colony Palms Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Keri W, I am happy to hear the you and your furry friend love Colony Palms Hotel! We do to! We look forward to Welcoming you both back again soon. Thank you, Nicole Winslow, General Manager

Irvine, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've been guests at Colony Palms for many years. We like the creature comforts. Since it's a small property, it doesn't take an hour to walk to the pool. Their typical guest is an adult couple. Forget about wild pool parties, water guns, tossing a football in the pool area, cigar smoke, or obnoxious drunken behavior. This is not the...

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ColonyPalmsManager, General Manager at Colony Palms Hotel, responded to this review

Dear OCWIN09999, Thank you for your lovely review. We are glad you were able to enjoy the ambiance of the pool, grounds and restaurant. That is just that quiet relaxation we are hoping everyone will enjoy and experience. I do apologize that your room was not ready by Check-in time. We will address this issue in order to ensure every...

Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

We arrived in late March to Palm Springs in an attempt to flee the snow of Denver. We didn't realize it was spring break week and the airport here was packed. It look an hour and a half to finally get our rental car. When we got to the Colony Palms Hotel we realized we made the right choice, for...

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ColonyPalmsManager, General Manager at Colony Palms Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Chad S. Thank you for your wonderful review! We look forward to seeing you again soon at Colony Palms Hotel. Kindly, Nicole Winslow General Manager

Richmond, Canada
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

We showed up and had our car parked. Lovely staff and nice people. Had dinner at the bar and the food was quite good. Also did massage and it was fantastic. Room was nice and clean and all around much above average. But it was overpriced for the expectations. If you are going to charge $500-600 per night it should...

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ColonyPalmsManager, General Manager at Colony Palms Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Jakesamdad, I am very happy you enjoyed your stay with us. it sounds like you enjoyed our Spa, Restaurant and Rooms. Our pricing is lower on weekdays and shoulder season. I hope your will visit us again. Thank you for taking the time to review us! Kind regards, Nicole

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I was so happy with the stay at Colony Palms. It provides an excellent counterpoint to the larger resorts further in to the valley, offering a smaller and more subdued experience. To be certain, this property is more limited in its offerings--there isn't a gym or multiple restaurants and bars and the resort charge is a bit on the higher...

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ColonyPalmsManager, General Manager at Colony Palms Hotel, responded to this review

Dear D O, Thank you for your wonderful review. I am so glad you were able to appreciate all aspects of the hotel and grounds. Please come visit us again soon. Nicole Winslow, General Manager

Reviewed 7 March 2017

From start to finish this place is the best. Check-in is fast and easy and courteous, the staff is just wonderful. The rooms are all beautiful and unique and no expense has been spared for the decorations, fixtures and furniture. Beds and pillows are scrumptious, AC is quiet and powerful, tiles in the bathrooms are to die for. The Colony...

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ColonyPalmsManager, General Manager at Colony Palms Hotel, responded to this review

Dear SaraL, Thank you for your glowing review and praise for the property. Please come and stay with us again! Kind regards, Nicole Winslow

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Originally built in 1936 by reputed Purple Gang Mobster Al Wertheimer, the Colony Palms Hotel was once a saloon, speakeasy and gambling house that later became a playground for Hollywood ICONS including Humphrey Bogart, Marilyn Monroe, Clark Gable, Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin & Rita Hayworth. Colony Palms Hotel has maintained its nobility as a stunning four-star boutique hotel spread out over a three acre property. The rooms promise subtle sophistication with brilliantly colored mosaic tiles and fabrics, rich woods, and suzani headboards. Many have fireplaces and claw-foot bathtubs. Mature gardens throughout the property provide privacy, and intimate outdoor spaces, and the rooms open to the a central courtyard with pool. The hotel’s restaurant, the Purple Palm boasts exquisite cuisine and a stunning view of both the pool and San Jacinto Mountains. The newly redesigned Spa offers a serene atmosphere and top of the line treatments. Colony Palms Hotel also plays host to a variety of stunning weddings and events, with the option of utilizing a newly refreshed private event space or a full property buyout for a truly intimate celebration. Colony Palms Hotel is a mix of modern luxuries with a dash of romance and tranquil getaway. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Colony Palms Hotel

Address: 572 N Indian Canyon Dr, Palm Springs, CA 92262-6030 (Formerly the Palms at Palms Springs)
Region: United States > California > California Desert > Palm Springs
Price Range: ₹ 17,144 - ₹ 40,580 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Colony Palms Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 57
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Also Known As:
Colony Palms Resort
Colony Palms Palm Springs
Hotel Style:
#5 Top resorts Hotel in Palm Springs
#8 Spa Hotel in Palm Springs
#9 Luxury Hotel in Palm Springs
#13 Romantic Hotel in Palm Springs
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“The rooms around the pool are nice and are in a beautiful location.”
193SteveS, 7 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The courtyard rooms remove you from some of the sound from the pool.”
do576, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“If you are disabled, let them know when booking your reservations as there are no elevators to some of the rooms.”
  • The glorious bed
markwell53, 25 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Don't bother with a Casita it's a cinder block garage.”
jackhanney, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Would ask for a room away from the front of hotel which is on major blvd”
vsyme, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
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