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“Renovated motel retaining its 1960s whitewashed architecture but boasting contemporary features and an expansive spa with two pools. The rooms communicate laid-back chic, with draped fabrics and vintage furniture. The Swim Club also features an open fireplace, sauna, steam room and hot tub.”

“Renovated motel retaining its 1960s whitewashed architecture but boasting contemporary features and an expansive spa with two pools. The rooms communicate laid-back chic, with draped fabrics and vintage furniture. The Swim Club also features an open fireplace, sauna, steam room and hot tub.”

Recommended For

  • Local exploring
  • The hotel is within biking distance of downtown, close to Joshua Tree, Salton Sea, Salvation mountain and other desert features
  • Spa breaks
  • The two pools, hot tub, sauna, steam room and spa facilities all provide for anyone seeking a spa retreat.
  • Designer Shopping
  • Trekking
  • Total relaxation
  • Hotel Entertainment
  • Riding
  • Great walks
  • Cycling
  • Families
  • Golf
  • Groups
  • Active Holiday
  • Sights nearby
  • Restaurant
  • King's Highway restaurant, serving seasonal American cuisine with largely organic ingredients.
  • Spa
  • Consists of a hot tub, a spa with a steam room and sauna, and assorted massage yurts.
  • Free wifi
  • WiFi is available in all areas, free of charge.
  • Charming
  • Intimate
  • Eco
  • Family Suites
  • Full of character
  • Quirky
  • Gym
  • Pet friendly
  • Contemporary
  • Child friendly
  • Retro/Vintage
  • In/by the desert
  • Disabled access
  • Wellbeing

Facilities

  • Restaurant
  • King's Highway restaurant, serving seasonal American cuisine with largely organic ingredients.
  • Fireplace
  • There are nightly open fires which often result in group singsongs and guitar-playing.
  • Spa
  • Consists of a hot tub, a spa with a steam room and sauna, and assorted massage yurts.
  • Swimming Pool
  • The hotel features 2 outdoor pools and a hot tub in an atmospheric outdoor setting
  • Bar
  • The Amigo Room bar is an exciting space in which to enjoy a creative cocktail.
  • Free wifi
  • WiFi is available in all areas, free of charge.
  • Hairdresser/Beauty Salon
  • The hotel has a barbershop onsite.
  • Concierge
  • Satellite / Cable TV
  • Wifi
  • Business Centre
  • Towelling robes
  • Family Suites
  • Bicycles available
  • Sauna/Steam
  • Meeting Room
  • Massage
  • Library
  • Garden
  • Gym
  • Pet friendly
  • Child friendly
  • Room service
  • Disabled access
  • Suites
  • Air conditioning
  • Hot Tub

Activities

  • Designer Shopping
  • Trekking
  • Hotel Entertainment
  • Riding
  • Great walks
  • Cycling
  • Golf
  • Sights nearby

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Other Reviews

Ace Hotel & Swim Club: Review

Draped fabrics on the walls give a luxe campsite feel, vintage furniture makes each room unique and the ubiquitous arts and handicrafts reveal just how creative this community is. And we haven't even started on the Swim Club…

Originally published by Harpers Bazaar (view article)