We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Old Ranch Inn

View Deal
Certificate of Excellence
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 4 more sites!
Professional photos
Old Ranch Inn
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

615 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
There are newer reviews for Old Ranch Inn
See the most recent reviews
Showing 600: English reviews
Reviewed 24 November 2008

We loved the Old Ranch Inn. The property and the room were both lovely. I loved the decor of the room and the pool and grounds are beautiful. But what made our experience exceptional was the service provided by Larry and Ed. All of their recommendations were perfect and they went out of their way to be helpful. It really...

4Thank Kleins6
Reviewed 18 November 2008

Everything was excellent. The pool, the rooms.... the owners. Nothing to complain. One of the best hotels of our tour (eight weeks) Old ranch Inn is a hidden gem!! Jessi en Marc Belgium

1Thank enjoytravelling2
East Coast
Reviewed 17 November 2008

We could have stayed anywhere for the same price but the service and experience could not have been matched. I was traveling on business and it was my husband's vacation. We had to work with a budget. We feel like we received far more than we paid for. Larry and Ed's hospitality began when we checked in and extended after...

4Thank wannabewestcoasters
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 November 2008

Ed & Larry are the most hospitable hosts. The setting reminds me of an Agatha Christie novel where you know everyone staying at this small, but perfect holiday spot. The rooms are decorated beautifully - I felt totally at home. Everything is tastefully done and nothing is too much. Cannot praise this little hidden gem enough. The location is fabulous......

5Thank ComChick
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 8 November 2008

I emailed to book for 3 nights. I received an email back saying that there was one room available. The place sounded perfect. There was only one room left so I wanted to book immediately. I called & spoke to the reservation desk. I explained that I now only required 2 nights and I was told that he could not...

9Thank amigagirl
Reviewed 31 October 2008

We have recently returned from a 3 week holiday touring the west coast of America, our last 4 days we had the pleasure of staying at the Old Ranch Inn in Palm Springs, a delightful accommodation with perfect hosts Ed and Larry, who made our stay so special, nothing was too much trouble, our room was tastefully decorated, very comfortable...

4Thank custard1957
Burbank, CA
Reviewed 27 October 2008

My partner and I spent a wonderful weekend at The Old Ranch Inn. When we booked we got the last available room. While it was small and right across from the office, it was nevertheless, comfortable, nicely appointed and quiet. The guests we met were an interesting mix of Californians and Europeans. The atmosphere was friendly, yet private. The pool...

4Thank Roundabout08
Carlsbad, CA
Reviewed 27 October 2008

Stayed in Room #1 and #5. Room number 1 is far roomier and a a king bed. More of a suite with larger sitting area and kitchen area. Decorated very warm, charming and inviting. Had a lovely fireplace too. Everything is very clean and neat. Larry and Ed are always wonderful to chat with and have good information regarding the...

3Thank BReview
Sheffield. UK
Reviewed 23 October 2008

The Old Ranch Inn is one of many options in an area of Palm Springs which has the great advantage of being within easy walking distance of the restaurants and shops of the town centre. The inn is small and cosy with really friendly and helpful staff and a lovely pool and terrace/garden area with wonderful views of the surrounding...

1Thank TheSKIers
Niagara Falls
Reviewed 22 October 2008

First of all...Always listen to Trip Advisor! Almost a year ago, I read on the site that this was "America's hidden gem". The devotion of the owners was evident from my first call, to the day before we left, (against our better judgement...we'd have stayed forever!) when Larry printed our boarding passes. We flew in after fourteen hours of travel...

1Thank Mrstbag

245 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

All Traveller Photos (220)
View from Room (6)
Room/Suite (55)
Hotel & Grounds (57)
Pool/Beach Area (30)
Dining (3)
Bathroom (6)
Other (63)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All Management Photos (25)
Hotel & Grounds (3)
Bathroom (1)
Room/Suite (4)
Pool/Beach Area (1)
Other (16)
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Palm Springs hotels
0.7 km away
Andreas Hotel & Spa
Andreas Hotel & Spa
#9 of 73 in Palm Springs
1,238 reviews
2.3 km away
Desert Riviera Hotel
Desert Riviera Hotel
#1 of 73 in Palm Springs
1,875 reviews
0.4 km away
Avalon Hotel and Bungalows Palm Springs
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.3 km away
Del Marcos Hotel
Del Marcos Hotel
#6 of 73 in Palm Springs
842 reviews
1.4 km away
Triada Palm Springs, Autograph Collection
2.9 km away
La Maison Hotel
La Maison Hotel
#3 of 73 in Palm Springs
696 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices


  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The 'Old Ranch Inn' is an Historic Palm Springs Retreat located in the Historic Tennis Club Neighborhood in the Downtown Village, and is tucked away behind gates, amidst palm trees & flowering plants, shady patios and sparkling fountains. The 'Old Ranch Inn' is a quaint, intimate hotel with an informal, relaxed atmosphere. Its' poolside suites range in size from large charming, well-appointed full-room suites, to a one-bedroom luxury apartment; all with kitchenettes, spacious baths, private patio retreats & some with fireplace. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Old Ranch Inn

Address: 220 S Patencio Rd, Palm Springs, CA 92262-6337
Region: United States > California > California Desert > Palm Springs
Price Range: RM663 - RM954 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Old Ranch Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 8
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Orbitz, Travelocity, Hotwire, Hotels.com, Cheap Tickets and Hotel.de so you can book your Old Ranch Inn reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Old Ranch Hotel Palm Springs
Old Hotel Palm Springs
Hotel Style:
#8 Romantic Hotel in Palm Springs
#15 Business Hotel in Palm Springs
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Old Ranch Inn staff and other travellers.
8 questions
Ask a question
Newport Beach, California
over a year ago
Palm Desert, California
long beach, ca

See all questions (8)

Questions? Get answers from Old Ranch Inn staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“We chose the quietest room (6). Other rooms were larger with some opening right onto the pool and others with fireplaces.”
Marie63_12, 11 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Room 6 was a corner room with an additional separate private patio area through the room's rear French door. Very private and very quiet.”
Tallulah102, 10 Dec 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are nice Rooms 1 and 2 are larger i think and rooms 5,6,7,8 face the pool”
bcmetalman, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Any room is excellent.”
Dianneharleygirl3, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All of the rooms are steps from the pool but just 4 open on to the pool. The sun does not shine directly into this room.”
817mikeu, 2 Aug 2016 | Read review
5 of 5
US$139* /night
View Deal
View all 8 deals
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Change dates