We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Nice hotel near hiking in palm springs

Which Palm Springs hotels are on sale?
dd/mm/yyyy dd/mm/yyyy
See hotels
San Diego...
5 posts
Save Topic
Nice hotel near hiking in palm springs

Need reccomendations for places to stay if we are planning on hiking and visiting the airtram??

preferrably a hotel with a SPA??

Encinitas...
Destination Expert
for Zion National Park, Joshua Tree National Park
Level Contributor
17,239 posts
14 reviews
Save Reply
1. Re: Nice hotel near hiking in palm springs

When is this trip?

The tram typically shuts down for annual maintenance in mid September for a week or two.

Looks like Sept 10-23 this year, but always check.

www.pstramway.com

If you want to be near the tram, you may want to stay near downtown.

www.smallhotelsofpalmsprings.com

The Spa Hotel Casino is downtown.

Nice trails in the indian canyons.If in summer check summer hours. Usually weekend only.

www.indian-canyons.com

I like Murray Canyon and the Seven Sisters Waterfalls. Pics of that.

…google.com/100166395898808273537/MurrayCany…

Bump and Grind in Palm Desert is a popular trail.If its hot go at sunrise.

www.mydesert.com/hikes

Edited: 14 July 2012, 04:53
Manhattan Beach...
Destination Expert
for Los Angeles, Redondo Beach, Manhattan Beach, Hermosa Beach
Level Contributor
19,633 posts
3 reviews
Save Reply
2. Re: Nice hotel near hiking in palm springs

For a hotel with a Spa, we like Rancho Las Palmas. The Spa is one of our favorites, has a separate pool area, where you can order lunch and lounge for the day. The views of the mountains and palm trees from there are gorgeous. They are full service.

http://www.rancholaspalmas.com/Spa-Las-Palmas

Right now they have a special of 50 minute massage and 25 minute facial for $169.

San Diego...
5 posts
Save Reply
3. Re: Nice hotel near hiking in palm springs

Thank you for the info. It was very helpful!!!

Huntington Beach...
Destination Expert
for Huntington Beach, Newport Beach, Laguna Beach
Level Contributor
6,207 posts
179 reviews
Save Reply
4. Re: Nice hotel near hiking in palm springs

CA Native and I disagree about the Rancho Las Palmas Spa. I toured the facility when I stayed there early this year and opted to pass on the spa because it was dated and not very inviting (IMO) and the prices were higher than at nicer resort spas I've been to, including the Hyatt Grand Champions Indian Wells where I stayed last year. Also, the separate fitness room at RLP was unattended and not well maintained. Many of the newer large resorts in the Palm Springs area have great spas with beautiful fitness facilities.

San Diego...
5 posts
Save Reply
5. Re: Nice hotel near hiking in palm springs

Thank you! I wouldn't have thought it was dated from the photos... How about the Rivera palm springs.. Looks very nice in photos! Anyone know If it is actually nice..

palm springs
Level Contributor
1,060 posts
21 reviews
Save Reply
6. Re: Nice hotel near hiking in palm springs

The Riviera is an excellent hotel. Completely redone a few years ago. Its not very close to hiking though.

7. Re: Nice hotel near hiking in palm springs

-:- Message from TripAdvisor staff -:-

This topic has been closed to new posts due to inactivity. We hope you'll join the conversation by posting to an open topic or starting a new one.

To review the TripAdvisor Forums Posting Guidelines, please follow this link: http://www.tripadvisor.com/pages/forums_posting_guidelines.html

We remove posts that do not follow our posting guidelines, and we reserve the right to remove any post for any reason.

Removed on: 17 July 2013, 20:16