The Willows Historic Palm Springs Inn
This charming eight-room inn at the foot of the San Jacinto Mountains recaptures the casually elegant ambiance of Palm Springs in its 1930s heyday. Mahogany-beamed ceilings and natural-stone fireplaces accent individually decorated rooms. Clark Gable and Carole Lombard honeymooned in the Library Room, which holds an ornately carved antique writing desk, a fireplace and a coffered ceiling. The room’s original bath includes a reglazed vintage tub. A hearty breakfast and afternoon wine reception are offered, and though there is no on-site restaurant, room service is available from nearby Le Vallauris. The property encompasses a pool and hot tub but lacks a spa and gym. Those willing to forgo these amenities in exchange for an atmosphere of gracious tranquility will find no equal in Palm Springs.
Read the full review from our editors.
Historic character; house-party atmosphere; warm staff; indulgent breakfasts.
Our room’s glass doors faced the landing used to enter/exit the hotel.
Good to Know
The hotel lacks an elevator and is open only from September to May.
Living room at The Einstein room at The Willows Historic Palm Springs Inn - - The Willows
Pool view at The Willows Historic Palm Springs Inn - - The Willows
Marion Davies room at The Willows Historic Palm Springs Inn - - Lisa Romerein
Bath in the Marion Davies room at The Willows Historic Palm Springs Inn - - Lisa Romerein
View of the cactus gardens - - The Willows
Exterior view of The Willows Historic Palm Springs Inn - - The Willows
View of the fireplace in the dining room at The Willows Historic Palm Springs Inn - - Victory Tischler-Blue
The Einstein room at The Willows Historic Palm Springs Inn - - The Willows
Average Mid-High Season Rates (including taxes):
Lowest Rate: Palm Room, $500; Editor’s Choice: Library Room, $770.
Daily gourmet breakfast served in the dining room; Evening wine and hors d’oeuvres; Wi-Fi; Parking
Member Travel Benefits
Travel benefits are available when booking through our partner Andrew Harper Travel.
Best available non-restricted rates
Room upgrade, when available at check-in
Two passes to the Palm Springs Art Museum per room
Early check-in and late checkout, when available
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