Room type

Deluxe King

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 1 infant)

Tahitian Lanai King

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 1 infant)

Parlor Suite King Bed

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 1 infant)

Parlor Suite 2 Queen Beds

Max Occupancy: 5 guests (up to 4 children, 3 infants)

Tahitian Lanai Queen/Queen

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 2 infants)

Deluxe Queen/Queen

Max Occupancy: 6 guests (up to 5 children, 3 infants)

Get an overview of this hotelPolynesian-themed getaway in Palm Springs

Palm Springs gem

Combining Polynesian and tiki style with up-to-date features, this hotel is just 2 miles from downtown Palm Springs' shopping, dining, and arts; the airport and Cathedral City are 3 miles away.

Relaxed, retro feel

Caliente Tropics Resort offers a large outdoor swimming pool, 12-person spa tub, and cabanas. A poolside lawn includes barbecue and shuffleboard areas.

Custom furniture

Caliente Tropics guestrooms and suites, all nonsmoking, feature custom Polynesian-style furnishings, compact refrigerators, and complimentary wireless Internet access.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Opened in 1964, and once a hangout for celebrities like Nancy Sinatra, Elvis, and the Rat Pack, Caliente Tropics Resort combines retro-cool with an updated look and feel. This Polynesian-style motor hotel is 2 miles (3.2 kilometers) from downtown Palm Springs and 3 miles (4.8 kilometers) from Palm Springs International Airport.

This Palm Springs hotel features an outdoor pool with cabanas, a 12-person spa tub, and lawn chairs. A spacious poolside lawn area is ideal for barbecuing, Frisbee-playing, sunning, and shuffleboard.

Complimentary wireless Internet access is available throughout the property.

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Barbecue grill(s)
  • Coffee/tea in lobby
  • Concierge services
  • Free self parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Number of floors - 2
  • Outdoor pool
  • Spa tub
  • Total number of rooms - 90
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Outdoor pool
  • Refrigerator

Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free newspaper
  • Free toiletries
  • Free weekday newspaper
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Desk
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room safe
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Refrigerator
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Nearby Things to Do

The hotel offers a large outdoor pool with cabanas and 12-person spa tub. Shuffleboard courts are located near the pool.

The San Jacinto Mountains provide a scenic backdrop for many of the area golf courses. The Palm Springs metropolitan area hosts famous tournaments, including the Frank Sinatra Celebrity Invitational (Indian Wells Country Club), the Kraft Nabisco Championship (Mission Hills Country Club), and the Bob Hope Chrysler Classic (the Classic Club). The Escena Golf Club, six miles from the Caliente Tropics Resort, features Jack Nicklaus–designed courses. Less than seven miles from the hotel, the award-winning Cimarrón Golf Resort offers two courses with spectacular views. The Classic Club, with courses designed by Arnold Palmer, is 15 miles away.

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

  • Golfing nearby
  • Downhill skiing nearby
  • Cross-country skiing nearby
  • Snowboarding nearby
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby
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Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after 2 AM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 20.00 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for USD 20.00 per night.

Pets

Pets allowed, Maximum number of pets per room 2, Pet maximum weight in lb is 60 lbs

You need to know

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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card 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.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

No elevators

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Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Pet fee: USD 25 per pet, per night
  • Deposit: USD 100 per stay
  • In-room microwave fee: USD 8.00 per night
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: USD 20.00 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 20.00 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.
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