Sometimes you just want to safely be yourself. Hang out poolside with friends. Relax and escape. Enjoy the night life. From the bearlicious to the salacious, fit for a queen or perfectly serene, you’ll find an extraordinary concentration of jaw-dropping, gorgeous culturally queer resorts in Palm Springs.

Some of these small hotels are perfect for parties, while others are designed for long, quiet escapes. But no matter your predilection, you’ll understand why Palm Springs has been a desirable destination for the LGTBQ community and allies alike for more than five decades.

The below collection of Palm Springs boutique hotels and resorts cater to gay men and each one of them has got your stay.

A modern twist on a California 50’s classic, Skylark Hotel offers 28 uniquely styled rooms meticulously restored to the character of the mid-century era. Stay in the heart of Palm Springs just five miles from the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway while enjoying scenic views of the San Jacinto Mountains. At the Skylark you’ll also be treated to a complimentary hot breakfast, free parking, and free WiFi.

L’Horizon Palm Springs, A Leading Hotel of the World, brings back the glamour of Hollywood’s golden age through its unique design esthetic by renowned designer Steve Hermann. The 1950’s gem served as a playground for Hollywood A-Lister’s and U. S. Presidents alike.

Now, redeveloped as a luxury resort, we boast true exclusivity nestled within intimate spaces on 3 acres of gorgeous manicured desert grounds.  Our 25 guestrooms are custom designed to emulate luxurious private residences with hand selected materials and finishes. The dramatic mountain backdrop frames the imaginatively designed landscapes to create a striking setting found only at L’Horizon Resort and Spa.

ESCAPE TO PALM SPRINGS’ NEWEST BOUTIQUE BED & BREAKFAST

Consistently rated the best bed and breakfast in Palm Springs, The Westcott in Palm Springs delivers the perfect combination of the glamorous history of Palm Springs with modern and fresh accommodation’s.

Offering a timeless art deco style retreat combined with personal, yet subtle service and a relaxed adults only ambiance.  From the moment you arrive we want you to feel part of the magic that makes Palm Springs special – open since the 1930s we combine modern facilities with touches of art deco design to take you back to the glamor of 1930s Hollywood. Due to our unparalleled service and amenities, we have become a top Palm Springs lodging option and the hotel has achieved the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence every year since 2013 and is rated the #1 rated Bed and Breakfast in Palm Springs.

Our Art Deco 1930’s-inspired Palm Springs accommodation is the perfect place to relax, unwind, and experience the beautiful California weather. You can explore our rooms here and view additional photos in our galleries.

Designed in 1947 by the famed desert architect William F. Cody, the Del Marcos Hotel is ideally located in the legendary Palm Springs historic hotel and shopping district and only 1 block from downtown Palm Springs. The backdrop of this classic 17 room hotel is the stunning San Jacinto Mountains. Enjoy the scenic bike and hiking trails or simply relax around the hotel’s serene, saltwater pool. The hotel offers guest rooms with private patios or balconies, to deluxe suites. A complimentary Continental Breakfast is included as well as complimentary wireless internet, bicycles and a welcome drink upon arrival. The Del Marcos Hotel is also pet friendly and welcomes our four legged guests with a special treat.

The Three Fifty Hotel is a ten-room boutique hotel located in the heart of downtown Palm Springs. Designed in 1950 by famed architect Herbert W. Burns, the mid-century modern gem was fully renovated in 2017 and designed with a minimalist style in keeping with its architecture.

It’s an ideal location for couples or friends vacationing, relaxing by the pool and spa, or chilling out in the oversized guest rooms. Our spacious accommodations are well-appointed offering King and Queen beds, flat screens televisions, off-street parking and free wireless connections. The Deluxe and One Bedrooms Suites are supplied with well-equipped kitchenettes.

Situated in the quiet Historic Tennis Club area, the property is a stride away to the best restaurants, shops, hiking trails, and museums that the resort city of Palm Springs offers.

Desert Riviera is a truly relaxing and enjoyable vacation spot or weekend getaway; small and quaint with 11 spacious guest rooms surrounding our beautiful grounds with a stunning view of the San Jacinto Mountains. Our Palm Springs hotel, in California’s Coachella Valley, was built in 1951 and has been updated and redecorated to keep its mid-century style; it has been brightened up with enchanting citrus colors to achieve a fresh garden feel. Some of our amenities include free airport transportation, complementary bicycles,  a year-round 90 degree heated pool, a whirlpool Jacuzzi, cozy conversation fire pits, outdoor gas BBQ grills, and romantic evening lighting among the palms and much, much more. Walk through our red door to experience what all the chatter is about!

Unwind. Relax. Rest. Descanso Resort, a newly refurbished, completely reimagined men’s resort in Palm Springs, features spacious rooms accommodating the needs of discerning guests. A seamless blend of indoor/outdoor living, our casual refinement and welcoming Hollywood Modern vibe bring a fresh perspective to your next desert getaway.

The Weekend is a small mid-century modern luxury boutique hotel located in the center of the celebrity studded Old Las Palmas neighborhood. Originally built in the 1960’s it has just now undergone a multimillion dollar renovation, turning it into one of Palm Springs most exclusive accommodations. Upon entering you are transported to a chic and timeless space, that while modern, is rooted in the mid century 60’s ethos that made Palm Springs the stylish getaway for Hollywood’s elite.

Our 1950s vintage Iron Tree Inn is located in the quiet Deepwell neighborhood of Palm Springs. Within walking distance of shopping, an upscale coffee house, and many fine dining restaurants, as well as public transportation. Most rooms offer kitchens. Guests can book studios, one bedroom, or suite accommodations. Most important is our 20′ x 40′ heated swimming pool with panoramic views of the mountains. Our frequent guests have been staying with us for 15 years or more! Come visit us!

Embrace the Palm Springs modern vibe and leave your worries behind as you lounge in luxurious mid-century style. Surrender to a vacation lifestyle once reserved for the rich and famous, where warm skies and pleasant surroundings slow down time.

Breathtaking mountain views, poolside breakfast, cocktails, cruiser bikes, spa services, and many more unique amenities are all served up at a small boutique hotel called Orbit In where vintage modernism meets the 21st century.