Private cabanas on the large lawn at Caliente Tropics are great for relaxation and play!Welcome to the Caliente Tropics Resort Hotel in Palm Springs, California — where we bring the island ambiance of Polynesia to life!

One of the finest remaining examples of tiki and Polynesian-styled Palm Springs hotels built in the 1960’s and completely updated for the 21st century, the Caliente Tropics retains the nostalgic feel of 1964 while offering the spacious luxury and convenience demanded by today’s discriminating hotel guests.


Outdoor Pool

caliente-tropics-pool-view01_3000x1394Our swimming pool is gigantic – over 100,000 gallons — and is not only one of the largest and most impressive hotel pools in Palm Springs, but many people consider it one of the friendliest most serene pool scenes anywhere.

Comfortable cabanas and umbrellas are also provided at this tropical Palm Springs pool so guests can relax in the shade on a hot day.

Families will enjoy the wide-open pool with plenty of room to splash and play, as well as a huge lawn with Tiki style cabanas and loungers.

Bring your furry friends along too, for a day of fun in the sun at this pet-friendly Palm Springs pool. Play fetch, Frisbee and catch on the open grass area, or play a quick game at the shuffleboard table.


Outdoor Spa Pool


After a dip in our main pool, hotel guests can relax in our large clover-leaf shaped therapeutic in-ground spa pool with relaxation seating for up to 12 people at a time in an impressive 3.5 feet of water.

Sink into this huge outdoor soaking tub and enjoy the warm bubbling waters, tropical tiki torch posts, and mesmerizing mountain surroundings.

Then after your luxurious relaxing soak, enjoy time out of the sun beneath one of our cabanas located on the spacious lawn area adjacent to the pool deck.


Large Lawn

caliente-tropics-large-lawn-bbq_1024x768Besides the pool itself, Caliente Tropic’s Palm Springs pool area provides ample space for families, groups of friends, pets and singles to enjoy a fun day in the sun.

A spacious lawn is great for playing fetch with your welcomed pet friends, relax and work on your tan, or have a family picnic-style lunch, poolside.



Spectacular Views

caliente-tropics-mountain-view01_3008x2000The views of the magnificent mountains towering over the Caliente Tropics hotel are breathtaking, and add to the spectacular ambiance of one of the best Palm Springs hotel deals on any budget.


Meeting and Banquet Space


When you are not lounging by the pool or relaxing in the shade of one of our cabanas, you might be doing business or meeting in our 70-person indoor meeting space or our 250-person outdoor meeting space.


Exercise Gym

caliente-tropics-exercise-gym-view01_500x375Our spacious state-of-the art well-equipped exercise room is ideal for keeping up with your fitness routine while on the road or vacationing at Caliente Tropics.

Afterwards enjoy a relaxing dip in our large, heated outdoor pool or bubbling therapeutic spa tub.


Convenient Location

palm-springs-palm-canyon-drive01_980x460Located on Palm Canyon Drive the Caliente Tropics is located near the heart of Palm Springs and is within a short drive to all the great Palm Springs restaurants and attractions.


Luxurious Bedding

caliente-tropics-luxureous-bedding_500x299After a day of fun and relaxation, when it is time to turn in you will relish the comfortable feel of slipping into our 500-thread count sheets topping the most comfortable beds available at any Palm Springs hotel.

Come visit us, and enjoy a stay at one of the friendliest hotels in Palm Springs!




Caliente Tropics is a pet-friendly* hotel, providing friendly service and a welcoming atmosphere for all guests, human or pet.

We know it’s not easy to find pet-friendly hotels in Palm Springs or any other vacation spot, which is why Caliente Tropics welcomes your furry companions with open arms.

Every level of service at this tropical vacation stay destination is top-notch, making guests and their pets feel right at home.

Visit the front desk to ask about Palm Springs pet-friendly restaurants, activities, tourist attractions, grooming parlors, locations for pet-sitting, and more.

Ultimate comfort, relaxation, recreation, and more are provided at Caliente Tropics in Palm Springs.

* Small to mid-size pets only. Pets exceeding 60 lbs and aggressive dogs are not permitted. Pets must be registered at check in and an additional per-pet fee will apply.