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A Place in the Sun Garden Hotel

Traveller (186)
Room & Suite (58)
Pool & Beach (33)
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Our bungalows at A Place in the Sun will make you feel like this is your home away from home. All units have private walled garden patios and fully equipped kitchens or kitchenettes. Light and bright, with spectacular grounds and mountain views. Eighteen single story bungalows on an acre of lush lawns and fragrant gardens surround a heated salt-water pool & spa. There's a poolside gazebo with BBQ and custom micromist system. Also a professional artificial turf putting green. Putters and balls, along with an extensive movie and book library, are available in the office from 9 to 5 with continental breakfast items, all complimentary to our guests. Vintage Palm Springs, great location & views. Pet-friendly and family friendly. Extended stays welcome! A Place in the Sun is also great for events or reunions. Call for details.
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Public Wifi
Wheelchair Access
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Room features
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
Good to know
Hidden Gems
Full view
60Somewhat walkable
Grade: 60 out of 100
45Restaurantswithin 1 km
8Attractionswithin 1 km
100Room tips
Traveller rating
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  • 45
  • 6
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  • 4
Time of year
Traveller type
  • Filter
  • English
Popular mentions
...That this place is fantastic. Very low key, great pool, gardens and lots of birds around. We were there at Christmas, made very special by the efforts of Rick, and the owners, at Christmas brunch. Had the pleasure of meeting many nice guests (and their nice dogs). Kitschy ,
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You really can't go wrong with staying in this homey, friendly place. We stayed in room 1 near the office. This has a separate bedroom with a king bed, well equipped separate kitchen, electric fireplace, 2 TVs, bathroom with combination tub and shower and private patio. The room
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One of my favorite gems in Palm Springs to stay at! Love bringing my two dogs, feeling always welcomed by Rick, and clean pool. And my favorite thing is feeling like you have your own house with a mini backyard for my dogs. It is peaceful and serene.
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I stumbled upon this great place by chance. One coolest little hotels I have been to. It's a step back in time. The room was amazing. Fresh and clean. Each unit has it's own private patio. Perfect for pet owners. The rooms have mixture of a vintage look and feel with
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Response from sellps, Owner at A Place in the Sun Garden Hotel
Responded 5 Sep 2018
Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review. It is so refreshing to have all the little things we do truly appreciated. And we do have amazing employees, don't we? Rick at the front desk is the best we've ever had. Hope to see you back again soon.
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A+ customer service - receptive, kind, flexible, and accomodating. Increadibly clean for a place that welcomes four legged family members. Very palm beach feel in rooms and on grounds. Misters keeping poolside a lovely temperature on a scorching day. We couldn't be more
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Response from sellps, Owner at A Place in the Sun Garden Hotel
Responded 5 Sep 2018
Thank you for this review! And thank you for noticing how clean our Place is. Our head housekeeper Rosario has been with us almost 19 years, and is so good even AAA handwrites "excellent housekeeping" in their surprise inspections. Looking forward to having you back.
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Weird and somewhat dangerous shower head hits you in the chin.
Weak and worrisome locks!
Our nemesis, the wheezy heating system!
Weird storage box by the bed was amusing to daughter.
We're u at
WHY are you claiming the cast and crew stayed at this dump when in reality it was filmed in Lake Tahoe....google it!!
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Have I been there? ?
where is it allowed to smoke?
"Upgrade to a room with a private patio and kitchen"
"There are only 16 rooms all look out to the pool."
"Splurge for one of the larger rooms. :)"
"WE like # 9 - great view of mountains and pool. All rooms are great though."
"I usually stay on the south side. All of the rooms surround the pool area."
US$213 - US$361 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United StatesCaliforniaCalifornia DesertGreater Palm SpringsPalm Springs
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