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“DON'T STAY ANY WHERE ELSE IF YOU ARE GOING TO TENNIS AT INDIAN WELLS”

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BEST WESTERN Date Tree Hotel
Ranked #1 of 16 Hotels in Indio
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Exeter, United Kingdom
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“DON'T STAY ANY WHERE ELSE IF YOU ARE GOING TO TENNIS AT INDIAN WELLS”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2011

From the moment we arrived nothing was too much trouble for the staff. they were helpful and courteous. We asked if we could change our room and whilst sitting around the lovely pool was told that another room was available but to take our time. Also we wanted to check out later than usual and again Aaron was extremely accommodating. The breakfast room was always well stocked and a nice touch for us tennis fans was the order of play schedule printed out every morning. Also the television in the breakfast room was turned on in the evenings for the tennis, what a nice touch. From the free internet and the dvd's to rent to the lovely pool area, there is no where better to stay than this hotel. We will definitely return.

  • Stayed March 2011, travelled as a couple
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Visalia, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2011

I recently had the pleasure of staying at the Best Western Indio, Ca. We were there on business and received outstanding service. Rooms were clean, extremely comfortable bed. Breakfast was fully stocked and comfortable. Also upon check out we left a garment bag of cloths in room. Aaron the General mgr. as well as his entire staff located our cloths, and shipped them the very next day. Wow!!!! What excellent service. Thank you so much to the entire staff.

  • Stayed April 2011, travelled on business
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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2011

I stayed at the Best Western Date Tree Hotel for Coachella 2011 and was more than pleased with my hotel choice.

If you are planning on going to Coachella or Stage Coach, the Date Tree Hotel is your best choice. The hotel is only four miles from the Empire Polo Field, but the distance doesn't really matter, because the hotel offers a shuttle service for $10 / way at intervals of every 30-40 minutes, and pick you up as late as 2am. Jeff, the Shuttle Man That Can, also brings waters and makes sure that every guest gets to and from the festival. And if you choose to drive to the free parking lot, it’s a straight shot down Monroe. (No way to get lost!)

The hotel staff was spot-on: helpful and courteous. The hotel offers a very nice continental breakfast with waffles, egg/sausage sandwiches, bagels, fruit, and cereal. The hotel has a very large, Olympic pool with hot tub area that is open 24 hours. The rooms were clean, the television channels were decent and the showers were great.

If I’m ever back in Indio, I’m staying at the Best Western Date Tree Hotel.

  • Stayed April 2011, travelled solo
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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2011

A friend of mine and I stayed at the Best Western Date Tree Hotel for Coachella 2011 (this past weekend), and we couldn't have been happier with our hotel choice.

If you are planning on going to Coachella 2012, I highly suggest the Date Tree Hotel. The hotel is only four miles from the festival, but the distance doesn't really matter, because the hotel offers a shuttle service for $10 / way, and is run by Jeff, who is one step below a God in my eyes. Simply stated, Jeff is awesome and a lifesaver. Jeff will take you to the festival at intervals of every 30-40 minutes, and pick you up as late as 4am. Jeff also brings waters, offers to stop for food, and makes sure that every hotel guest gets to the festival at the time they want and back to the hotel safe and in one piece. Jeff makes the transportation issue for Coachella a non-issue.

The rest of the hotel staff was also amazing - the front desk people were extremely helpful and courteous. The hotel offers a very nice continental breakfast with waffles, egg/sausage sandwiches, bagels, fruit, and other misc. items that is a great way to start the day in preparation for another day at the festival. The hotel has a very nice pool/hot tub area that is open 24 hours, and the rooms were clean.

If you plan on going to Coachella in '12, definitely consider the Date Tree Hotel BW, I don't think you will find a closer or better hotel accommodation for the festival.

Thanks for an amazing weekend BWDTH staff and especially Jeff!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • Stayed April 2011, travelled with friends
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Atwater, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2011

It may seem minor but be prepared to wait awhile and I mean "awhile" for the water to warm up.
Other than that this hotel is top notch and I highly recommend it.

  • Stayed March 2011, travelled solo
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Phoenix, Arizona
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2011

You will enjoy your stay here. Clean,safe,and very comfortable. Hospitality is the BEST. Enjoy this hotel on your next stay to Palm Springs or surrounding areas.

  • Stayed March 2011, travelled as a couple
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Victoria, BC
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 March 2011

Indio is probably not a destination you’d choose for a vacation, but it worked for us as a place to stay while attending the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament at Indian Wells. It takes only about ten minutes to drive from the hotel to the Tennis Garden, and every morning the front desk provides a printout of that day’s tournament schedule, particularly handy during the first week when matches are being played on eight courts concurrently.

Rooms are located in three two-storey blocks, each with its own parking and landscaping. Our room was in the block adjacent to the front desk block. No view, but convenient to the lobby and the breakfast area. Breakfast includes the usual suspects – cereals, boiled eggs, cream cheese, bagels, pastries, yogurt, bananas and apples – plus sausage patties and egg patties that you can pop inside an English muffin and microwave. We also sampled the grapefruit growing on trees in front of our room.

The room was clean and spacious. Décor is somewhat dated and some of the furniture was showing a bit of wear and tear, but everything was comfortable. Our only issue with the room was that we could never get a wifi signal. The front desk told us to call the ISP; the ISP said the problem was located at the hotel and only the hotel could fix it. This went on for the entire three days we stayed. We had no problem getting a strong signal in the lobby, so we could still keep up with email, etc., but it was hardly as convenient as having in-room wifi (which was, after all, one reason for choosing this hotel). I can understand a problem for one day, but three days is incredible. Had the problem been fixed, I'd have given the hotel a higher rating. (It was only our room, we were told; maintenance had been by and got a signal in the corridor and elsewhere in the block.)

Pool is in a slightly odd location, directly beside the road and railway tracks, but aside from that, it looked nice. We didn’t have an opportunity to use it, but I put my hand in to test the temperature, and it was very comfortable. Re the railway tracks: you can hear the freight trains rumbling past, but they never interfered with our sleep. I guess there are no crossings in the vicinity because we never heard a whistle blow.

We appreciated the DVD library in the lobby; pretty good selection, including recent releases. There are numerous restaurants and supermarkets a short drive from the hotel. The front desk has printouts listing your options and providing directions. Front desk staff were invariably pleasant.

  • Stayed March 2011, travelled as a couple
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Property: BEST WESTERN Date Tree Hotel
Address: 81909 Indio Blvd, Indio, CA 92201-2038
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Region: United States > California > California Desert > Indio
Amenities:
Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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Hotel Class:2.5 star — BEST WESTERN Date Tree Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 117
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