The Garden Vista Hotel Palm Springs
Travel Blogs from Palm Springs
... down on an adjustable lawn-like chair, on a good, soft mattress with only a sheet to cover you. Nearby there is a diorama of a desert in a low-light setting: yucca, saguaro cacti and a perpetual stream of water all intended on their own to aid in relaxation. Falling asleep is common. But alas, not today.
While I was there two other guys were languishing across the room on lawn chairs too. But they were there for ...
... approved emergency funding/relief for those most affected by the drought. $700 million relief dollars relief, that is. So today we're holding fort here in P.S. We were supposed to check out and drive back to Vegas but instead we cancelled our reservation there for a few days and will be literally waiting out the storm until Sunday and leave from here ...
... to see. He was about 3 inches long. and humming around the flowers. He was a beautiful green and so tiny. We talked really quietly but he must have heard us in the end and he flew off towards me and then zip, he was gone. Ken didnt get to see much of him, but could tell he was tiny. so beautiful.
Our room for the night was really comfy, breaky was standard, ordinary, fortunately we had found some weetbix for Ken so he was ...
... is made in Tuscon! She promised to send it first class postage next Wednesday, March 6.
Then we had a quick tour of a classic car dealer where there were lots of older Jag XK8s, Maseratis, Mercedes, Cadillacs, T-Birds, etc. We'd seen a Fiat 124 Spyder earlier in the morning and have been quite excited by all the convertibles here.
We spent our time in the afternoon lounging by the pool as usual and all too soon it was 4 pm. This was significant ...
... part chaotic storage. The valets looked on in polite amusement, and then eventually discreetly left until we had sorted ourselves out.
The long and short of this is that we needed a good cleaning. Kathryn called the Parker in advance to see what treatments were available for me… Salt scrubs, sugar scrubs, seaweed wraps. Well, they all sounded exotic, and slightly frightening, and in the end went with a seaweed wrap. What ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center