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4 of 5 bubbles Review of The Rossi Hotel

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The Rossi Hotel
Ranked #4 of 71 Hotels in Palm Springs
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“Great Location”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2014

Great Location in Palm Springs with moderate rates, but very disappointed not to have a nice breakfast in the morning. service is very reduced.
Large suites with garden, painting would be better in clear colors.

  • Stayed January 2014, travelled as a couple
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mrossi, General Manager at The Rossi Hotel, responded to this review, 15 January 2014
We do appreciate your time in reviewing our property. We would like to clarify that we do not offer breakfast nor do we represent that we offer breakfast on our property. We do not have a kitchen on the property therefore offering a good breakfast would be quite difficult. We do offer Starbucks Coffee with biscotti and fruit in the morning and various snacks all day including our delicious infused waters. We offer mimosas by the pool all day everyday. Our property is not staffed 24 hours a day, but do have management on site most days for 12 hours and have a phone number to reach management during after hour periods. We pride ourselves on our service and will accommodate guest requests at any time of the day or evening. Our staff goes above and beyond to service our guests and we are known for superior and attentive service as is evidenced by consistent 5 star reviews for service. Our staff is trained to offer concierge/butler service to all guests. We are very respectful of our clientele's privacy and strive to maintain a "quiet" level of service so that our guests can enjoy our beautiful and serene property and one another, but we are only ever a quick phone call away to our front desk.
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    4.5 of 5 bubbles
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Oakland, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2014

So there are two things that one really needs to pay attention to in a hotel: Cleanliness and customer service. San Giuliano has both: First: cleanliness - I am talking about thoroughly clean - not just surface, but behind the furniture, in the corners clean. This place has this down to a science. On this stay, we found out that after the housekeeper (Sylvia is fantastic!), the manager on duty goes behind her with a clipboard and a three page checklist - to make certain that everything is cleaned properly. What we learned, is that Sylvia needs no correction! Second: Customer service: San Giuliano's Stephanie and Michael know exactly what this means. They each exhibited superior customer service - they were attentive without being intrusive and we responsive without delay. We will return....;-)

Room Tip: We stayed in the Sunset Hacienda - it was well located, steps from the pool and quiet at night. The...
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  • Stayed January 2014, travelled as a couple
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Santa Monica, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2014

My wife and I just returned on Sunday after four days at the San Guiliano. We stayed in the Ranch Hacienda, and it was terrific once again. Very private. Michael and Stephanie were great. We'll certainly be back again!

A minor irritation: Whoever was staying in the Fountain Hacienda seemed to spend a good deal of their time talking loud on the cell phone and we could hear him through the walls late at night and early in the morning... That didn't happen on our first visit so I would probably chalk it up to that particular guest.

But it didn't really interfere with how much we enjoyed our visit. We had a great time...

  • Stayed January 2014, travelled as a couple
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Palm Springs, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2014

This is a lovely private inn located a few blocks to downtown Palm Springs. The room was charming, immaculate and super comfortable. It was quiet, romantic with our own private hot tub. The grounds were well taken care of as we spent a lot of time around the pool which was very clean and the staff great. Great restaurants are close by if one wants to venture out.

  • Stayed November 2013, travelled as a couple
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San Diego, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2013

We have always stayed in larger hotels in Palm Springs and this was a really wonderful change of pace. The place was really affordable and everything about it was great. The room was quiet with a private hot tub, the grounds were really well taken care of, the staff was great and I could go on and on...

  • Stayed December 2013, travelled as a couple
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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2013 via mobile

If you are looking for a private and romantic oasis in the heart of Palm Springs, this is the place to go.

We spent a week in the Ranch Hacienda which, like everything else at this hotel, was romantic, immaculate and super comfortable.

We spent most of our days lounging by the pool, which was crystal clear and heated to just the right temperature, whilst sipping on mimosas so generously supplied by our amazing hosts Marina, Michael and Stephanie.

When it got a little chilly we'd migrate to our own private hot tub located in our own private, beautiful garden. There we'd bask in the setting sun while watching the colors change on the mountains.

And when we felt like actually leaving the oasis it was literally just two blocks to the main strip filled with great restaurants (cheeky's and the chop house were our faves) and shops. Also, take one day to rent a car and travel one hour to the Joshua Tree Park. It is not to be missed.

All in all, this is the place to stay if you want a lovely, peaceful, and romantic getaway.

Thank you San Giuliano for giving us exactly what we needed!!!

Stayed December 2013, travelled as a couple
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2013

My sister just wrote a lovely review and pretty much said it all. This hotel was just what we needed -- 3 sisters living at great distances from one another needing.to spend some quiet and fun time together - talking, laughing, reminiscing, eating, drinking, and shopping! Sweet, charming, private, quiet, yet just a few blocks from the main drag if one wanted to walk rather than ride to restaurants, cafes, shops and people-watching.The hotel has an arrangement with some local restaurants and we were able to have a delicious thin-crust pizza delivered the first night we arrived to have with the wine we brought along as we didn't feel like going out immediately. A small fridge, microwave, and easily accessed ice, coffee and snacks were nice amenities along with virtually instant WiFi, comfy bed and pillows, private outdoor hot tubs and outdoor "yards," and extremely nice management! We all hope to return there same time next year and would have stayed on much longer had we been able to clear our calendars!

  • Stayed December 2013, travelled with family
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Property: The Rossi Hotel
Address: 375 W Arenas Rd, Palm Springs, CA 92262-6307 (Formerly San Giuliano Hotel)
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Region: United States > California > California Desert > Palm Springs
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#5 Romantic Hotel in Palm Springs
#11 Family Hotel in Palm Springs
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££
Number of rooms: 8
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Rossi Hotel (formerly known as The San Giuliano) was originally built as a hotel in the 1920's and was known as The Wigwam, hosting an array of glamorous movie stars. One of the oldest hotels in the Palm Springs area. All eight suites enjoy beautiful private patios and jacuzzis. We are located in the historic Tennis Club District in the heart of Downtown Palm Springs. Enjoy our beautiful pool with the San Jacinto Mountains as a backdrop. Surprisingly, this oasis is located just steps from the exciting Downtown Palm Springs with an abundance of restaurants, shops and entertainment. ... more   less 
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San Giuliano Palm Springs
Hotel San Giuliano

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