Reviews and Raves

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“Bliss out in style and luxury in one of the sleek and contemporary 15 rooms.”
- Los Angeles Times

“Top Best Gay-Owned Spas in the U.S. An upscale gem of a retreat!”
–Out Traveler

“This classy resort, which serves a gay clientele, is the only one in the desert with an in-house spa. Large rooms, each individually decorated, surround a sparkling pool; they have carefully coordinated dark colors, and ample bathrooms. The vibe here is social, presided over by the resort's gracious hosts.”
– Fodor's

“Top 5 of Specialty Lodging in Palm Springs.”

“Truly a Palm Springs standout. Top 10 of Best Gay Resorts.”

“Looking to be pampered and petted in a luxury spa made just for us? East Canyon Hotel + Spa is the spot.”
– Metrosource

“… Try the East Canyon Hotel + Spa, a luxury resort and full service spa.”
– Frommers California

“One of the most luxurious of the gay resorts. The clientele is more interested in relaxing than partying and there is an air of civility that is missing from the rest of the pack.”
– California for Dummies

“The East Canyon offers Palm Springs visitors a relaxing indulgence.” “It’s on the list of top area resorts.”

“Amid luxurious rooms and grounds, the East Canyon offers ultra-clean spa facilites and full range of enticing treatments.”
– April

“One of the top 10 spas its category!”
– Planet Out

“…make your desert stay all the more special.”
– Instinct

“One of the most talked-about gay getaways in the West.”
– Andrew Collins, Author, Fodor’s Gay Guide to the USA, Dallas News

“An utterly civilized retreat from the hectic workaday world.”

“East Coast sophistication meets West Coast laid back feel. Super Luxurious and stunningly beautiful.”
– Attitude UK

“Already a lovely 5-Palm property, this outstanding resort made even further impressive improvements."

- Out and About


“Best gay hotel we’ve ever stayed at — we’ll be back.”
– Jerry and Paul, San Diego

“One of the best hotels we’ve stayed at.”
— Albert and Mark, Los Angeles

“A wonderful week — beyond my expectations.”
— Stephen, New York

“The service was just wonderful.”
— Mark, Chicago

“A most relaxing stay.”
— Phillip, London

“Thank you for a great week — the hotel and Palm Springs were wonderful.”
— Rich and Phil, Anchorage

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