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"My only complaint is that the refrigerator does not have an ice maker. I had to go out and purchase a bag of ice from a convenience store.. In this da ... " More

By a verified traveler on Fri 02 Aug 2019

Hotel Description

3-star hotel near Palm Springs Convention Center

In Palm Springs

With a stay at this Uptown Design District hotel, you'll be within half a mile (1 km) of San Jacinto Mountains and 3 miles (5 km) of Palm Springs Convention Center. Elvis Honeymoon Hideaway and Palm Springs Visitor Center are also within 2 miles (3 km).

Outdoor pool

An outdoor pool, free self parking, and laundry facilities are featured at this hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Barbecue grills are provided for your convenience.

Free WiFi, kitchens

The 36 guestrooms feature well-equipped kitchens with refrigerators, stovetops, microwaves, and dishwashers. Other amenities include free WiFi, balconies or patios, and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Limited housekeeping is available.

Family Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 6 Max
$180* Per night/room Mar 23 - Mar 24

Desert Vacation Villas, a VRI resort ratings based on 2 Verified Reviews

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Guest reviews for Desert Vacation Villas, a VRI resort

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4 out of 5
My only complaint is that the refrigerator does not have an ice maker. I had to go out and purchase a bag of ice from a convenience store.. In this day and age an in room ice maker in the fridge is imperative.

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4 out of 5

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Comment from Hotel Management

Jul 29, 2019 by Guest Services

Thank you for staying with us! Hope to see you again in sunny Palm Springs!

About the Desert Vacation Villas, a VRI resort

Location 250 West Vista Chino, Palm Springs, CA 92262

Property Features

Desert Vacation Villas, a VRI resort offers its guests an outdoor pool and complimentary bicycles. WiFi is free in public spaces. Tour/ticket assistance, barbecue grills, and coffee/tea in a common area are also featured at Desert Vacation Villas, a VRI resort. Free self parking is available. This 3-star Palm Springs hotel is smoke free.

  • 36 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • 3 buildings
  • Built in 1975
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tour and ticket information
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Separate living room1
  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry facilities
  • Separate dining area
  • Sofa bed
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer
  • Microwave
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • DVD player

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , Free parking nearby

Transport

  • Airport: Palm Springs, CA (PSP-Palm Springs Intl.) (7.2 km / 4.5 mi)
  • Train station: Palm Springs Station (6.2 km / 3.9 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Desert Vacation Villas, a VRI resort offers 36 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature DVD players and coffee/tea makers. Rooms open to balconies or patios. Accommodations have separate living rooms and are furnished with queen sofa beds. Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Accommodations at this 3-star hotel have kitchens with full-sized refrigerators/freezers, stovetops, microwaves, and separate dining areas. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Palm Springs hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include phones along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and ceiling fans. Housekeeping is provided on a limited basis.

  • In-room kitchen
  • Private balcony or patio
  • Dining room
  • Living room
  • Pull-out sofa bed
  • In-room dining
  • Flat-screen television
  • Cable channels
  • DVD player
  • Refrigerator (full size)
  • Microwave
  • Stove
  • Dishwasher
  • Coffee maker
  • Kitchenware
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Cribs (free)
  • Housekeeping (limited)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Blackout drapes
  • Exterior corridor access
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ceiling fan
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

Room service is available.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and complimentary bicycles.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Free bicycles on site
  • Basketball on site

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.

  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Wheelchair accessible parking

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 4 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 5 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 9 AM - 5 PM.

Guests planning to arrive outside check-in hours will need to use the after-hours phone located on the back side of the front office for key retrieval instructions. Guests may contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 9 AM - 5 PM.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed. Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed.

  • Only service animals are allowed
  • Noise-free rooms not guaranteed
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No elevators

Hotel Names

  • Desert Vacation
  • Desert Vacation Villas, A Vri
  • Desert Vacation Villas Hotel
  • Desert Vacation Villas Hotel Palm Springs
  • Desert Vacation Villas Palm Springs
  • Desert Villas
  • Desert Vacation Hotel
  • Desert Vacation Villas, a VRI resort Hotel
  • Desert Vacation Villas, a VRI resort Palm Springs
  • Desert Vacation Villas, a VRI resort Hotel Palm Springs

You should know

  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
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