There are plenty of gay hotels in Palm Springs, and just as many gay resorts too. Visitors looking for a unique adventure often choose one of the clothing-optional, all-male resorts, while others prefer to book rooms at one of the city’s hip, gay-friendly hotels. No matter which way you go, you’ll find a lively atmosphere, refreshing pools, and luxurious rooms.
Gay Palm Springs resorts
The Santiago Resort may be one of the most luxurious clothing-optional resorts in the States. This resort has the largest pool of any gay hotel in Palm Springs, as well as the cleanest and most contemporary rooms. Sophistication and clothing-optional never looked so good together!
Another well-reviewed clothing-optional choice is Escape Resort, which caters to a more laid-back lifestyle compared to the pool parties and circuit events of other resorts. The pool and hot tub, are however, still open 24/7.
Another gay resort in Palm Springs is the Canyon Club. It's conveniently located downtown, walking distance from Palm Springs' biggest bars. The establishment blends 1950s mid-century modern realness with modern amenities and renovation.
Visitors looking for their own space will love El Mirasol Villas which provide spacious bungalows with patios next to the clothing-optional pools. There's also a large hot tub and a communal steam room on site.
The boutique resort experience can be found at The Century Hotel where lively mid-century decor ornaments their crystal blue pool. The resort also provides hearty complimentary breakfasts.
Finally, The Triangle Inn is an award-winning, historic and clothing-optional gay Palm Springs resort. A feast for the senses, it contains lush tropical gardens, pool, Jacuzzi, large sundecks, and spectacular mountain views – all just a block from the world-famous Palm Canyon Drive.
Gay-friendly hotels in Palm Springs
The Ace Hotel is the hippest place to stay in town. The hotel draws a young crowd with it’s on-trend and artsy decor. The resort keeps guests active with a gym and free bike rentals. And on Sundays, the restaurant is taken over by the city’s best comedy queens.
Some of the best gay-friendly Palm Springs pools parties happen at The Saguaro which hosts music festivals all summer long, attracting top dance DJs. The hotel is the perfect resort for visitors who never want Coachella to end.
Whatever gay hotel in Palm Springs you decide to book, clothing-optional or not, you'll be sure to find a perfect place to call home in this gay-friendly city.