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San Diego, CA
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

I travel a lot and prefer nice hotels. This was wonderful. Bed super comfy. Step back in time for design, but all super clean and cool. Loved having a room look out on the pool patio..small boutique hotel and fun to meet the few people lucky enough to have a room. Great location to walk. And Bill, owner and manager,...

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Portland
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This place was disappointing for the price. The courtyard is very small and all rooms face it, so it is noisy. If you like to sleep-in and there are guests eating breakfast outside, you will hear every word. Unfortunately, during my stay a very loud guest was outside in the early morning hours. My room had a carpet and smelled...

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Wilmington, North Carolina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I knew the mid-century modern furnishings would evoke nostalgia, but the motel was also a great place to stay. At the end of a quiet, palm and bougainvillea lined street not far from the center of town, this lovingly restored motel has modern amenities in mid-century disguise. The rooms circle a heated swimming pool, surrounded by chairs in which to...

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Thank Chrisrosie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a wonderful little hotel. T he vibe was groovy. The mid-century rooms are decorated with authentic 1950s furnishings and there are many cool touches including turntables with vintage record albums, pink tiled bathrooms, and a fireplace in one suite. The beds were super comfortable, the rooms were very quiet, the pool was beautiful and warm, and the views are...

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San Carlos, California
Reviewed 3 December 2016

On the long, hot drive to Phoenix from SF,we decided that we needed to take a break. From Tripadvisor's sterling recommendations, I called and booked for the same day. (I'd like to keep this place to ourselves, but Bill and the rest of the staff deserve your business). Set against the mountains, the location is stunning. What a happy surprise...

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Woodside, California
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

After many many visits to our favorite place to stay while in Palm Springs, I thought that it was time to post a review. The numerous visits speak louder than do words as to our fondness for this wonderful place. Jinny and Kevin, the owners have been gracious hosts over the years and their staff has always been most accommodating...

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 12 November 2016

I'm fortunate that I travel a lot for my work and usually stay at top hotels... but this hotel is very impressive and punches way above it's weight. On paper it misses things like a lobby or a restaurant for lunch or dinner. However, the sums is worth much more than the parts: very friendly service (we were received by...

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Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Wonderful hotel. The staff could not be more pleasant and helpful. The mid century chic is perfectly executed and the room we stayed in - Atomic Paradise was a 1950's classic with modern comforts. With hot and cold drinks on tap 24 hours and the fabulous Orbitini Hour it was a little oasis in the desert.

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Toledo, Ohio
Reviewed 5 November 2016

Jinny and Kevin are friendly, gracious hosts and have created a wonderful mid-century experience. The rooms (just 9 in all) are authentic 50s style with authentic furnishings. This is the place for you if you want a retro experience. Clean and comfortable all around . Salt water pool and coctail hour at 5 p.m. featuring their signature Orbiting as well...

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calgary
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Sunshine, nostalgia and amazing service highlight this amazing hotel. Of no fault of their own, but worthy of mention was the Saturday night party next door, with full PA system, DJ. The police were even called to shut it down. Rumour is a city councilman owns the party property. Double shame if so. Other than fair warning for the party,...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Two acclaimed, intimate settings near the mountain in downtown Palm Springs. The restored mid-century modern realm inspires leisurely poolside bliss while friendly staff oversees diverse clientele who enjoy spectacular views and vintage tunes. Wake up to organic coffee and extensive continental breakfast then ride a cruiser bike, enjoy the saline pool and Jacuzzi, or surrender to personalized in-room massage before winding down with "Orbitinis" or wine at the Boomerang Bar. Free high-speed wireless internet too! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Orbit In

Address: 562 West Arenas Road, Palm Springs, CA 92262
Region: United States > California > California Desert > Palm Springs
Price Range: RM574 - RM1,152 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
Also Known As:
Orbit In Hotel Palm Springs
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