Mere moments from the excitement of downtown Palms Springs yet worlds away from all the hustle and bustle of everyday life, maybe found one of the desert’s most unique hidden treasures – the Willows Historic Palm Springs Inn. Originally a millionaire’s private luxury hideaway, the Willows is a dream of peace and serenity brought to life by skilled craftsmen who nearly a century ago magically transformed a rugged and barren hillside in Palm Springs into a veritable oasis of rare beauty and ineffable charms.
Things We Love
We provide guests with evening wine and hors d’oeuvres
Each of our uniquely designed and decorated guestrooms includes a private balconies or terrace
Guests enjoy relaxing by the swimming pool and Jacuzzi as well as acres of lush terraced gardens
At A Glance
- Complimentary WiFi
- Swimming Pool
- Free On-site Parking
- Concierge Services
- Wine/Spirts Available Onsite
- Fireplace or Firepit Onsite
- Turndown Service
- Desert Oasis
- History & Heritage
- Outdoor Activities
In The Know
Here are a few things you can't miss when you visit...
- Palm Springs offers a tantalizing array of shopping
- In December, visit the Renova Ice Rink at the River for ice skating in the desert
- Be sure to visit during Coachella music festival
- Explore the Beautiful Waterfall of Tahquitz Canyon
Where History , Luxury and Romance Linger....
Mere moments from the excitement of downtown Palm Springs yet worlds away from all the hustle and bustle of everyday life, maybe found one of the California desert's most unique hidden treasures- The Willows Historic Palm Springs Inn. Originally, a millionaire's private luxury hideaway, The Willows is a dream of peace and serenity brought to life by skilled craftsmen who nearly a century ago magically transformed a rugged and barren hillside in Palm Springs into a veritable oasis of rare beauty and ineffable charms.
For decades this secluded paradise delighted some of the world's most famous figures who found healing repose within its sheltering embrace; lingering amongst its lush terraced gardens and gazing with wonder at the breathtaking panoramas stretching out before them.
Today, The Willows has been reborn as a small luxury hotel and the same enchantments that beguiled the likes of Clark Gable, Carole Lombard, Joseph P. Kennedy, Marion Davies, Shirley Temple and Dr. Albert Einstein may be yours to enjoy as well. You simply have to call or make a reservation online. Tranquility awaits at The Willows Historic Palm Springs Inn.
The Willows consists of two stunning Italianate-style mansions, The Mead and The Bishop Houses. Designed by Los Angeles architect William Dodd for best friends, William Mead and Roland Bishop, the homes are fraternal twins. Accordingly, the Mead and Bishop houses are architecturally significant and are richly appointed with fine details which conjure up a more gracious time.
A stay at The Willows is like a visit to a wealthy friend's country estate.
Inn Amenities: Pool, Tesla/Electric Vehicle Charging Station, Free Onsite Parking, Gardens on Property, Laundry/Dry Cleaning Service, Business Center, LGBT Friendly, Limited Spa Service, Wine/Spirits Available, National Historic Registry, Concierge Services,
Food & Wine
Evening wine and hors d'oeuvres reception
Full Breakfast each day
Meals Offered: Breakfast
Restaurant on Premises: No
Special Diets Accommodated: Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten Free, Yes
Breakfast Service: Full
Breakfast Seating: Individual Tables
Pub/Tavern on Premises: No
Alcohol Permits: Wine
Dining Amenities: Complimentary Beverages , Complimentary Afternoon Tea/Refreshments, Complimentary Snacks, Complimentary Early Coffee Tea, Evening Cocktails, Complimentary Evening Hors d'oeuvres, Complimentary Warm Cookies before bed, Room Service
Rooms & Suites
Each guest room is completely unique and all rooms are appointed with modern amenities and antique furnishings. In restoring this historic Palm Springs property to its original glory, every detail was considered. All rooms include a daily gourmet breakfast for two, afternoon wine and hors d’oeuvres, evening turn-down service and elegant ambience of old Palm Springs. Some rooms feature fireplaces and private patios or balconies. View our rooms to find your favorite!
# of Rooms: 17
Beds: Queen, King
Room Entertainment: Cable TV
Handicap Accessible: Limited
Room Amenities: Air Conditioning, Alarm Clocks, Antique Furnishing, Bathrobes, Fireplace, Hair Dryer, Ironing Boards, Laundry Service, Private Entrance, Refrigerator, Rollaway Available, Telephones, Turndown Service
Internet Service: Wireless, Complimentary
Inn Amenities: Pool, Tesla/Electric Vehicle Charging Station, Free Onsite Parking, Gardens on Property, Laundry/Dry Cleaning Service, Business Center, LGBT Friendly, Limited Spa Service, Wine/Spirits Available, National Historic Registry, Concierge Services
Location Type: Mountains
Single and double occupancy only
Refund Policy- Payment is refundable if cancelled 21 days prior to your check in date.
Check in time is 4:00PM
Check out time is 12:00PM
The Willows Inn is a non smoking property
The Willows Inn is not appropriate for pets
The Willows Inn is not appropriate for those under the age of 17
Minimum Stay Required: Weekends, Holidays
Smoking Policy: Smoke Free
Family Friendly: No