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Casa de los Desperados

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Santa Barbara, California
Reviewed 5 April 2016

I needed an escape from the craziness of city life and, boy, did I hit the jackpot! I swear Casa de los Desperados just jumped out at me on Trip Advisor. On a quiet, canyon road the beauty of the desert awaits you. Wayne and Michael couldn't have been friendlier, but also gave you all the privacy and kick-back time...

1Thank sbfaul
Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin
Reviewed 24 March 2016

My husband and I recently had the privilege of joining Michael and Wayne for a lovely stay at Casa de los Desperados. What they offer is a unique stay - unlike any other we have experienced. The location of the property was perfect for us - just miles from the diverse attractions of Palm Springs, Palm Desert and the Whitewater...

2Thank Susan W
Crofton, Maryland
Reviewed 16 March 2016

My brother and his wife found this gem a few years ago, and we met them there this past weekend, with my dad and his wife. To say that it was a wonderful experience doesn't do it justice. The house is warm, inviting, comfortable and very homey. Beyond the beautiful setting and the amazing hospitality, Wayne and Michael hit every...

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Ashland, Oregon
Reviewed 14 March 2016

Wayne and Michael were perfect hosts in this remote and sophisticated BnB in the Palm Springs area. We recently joined our children and their mates for a family celebration and had the 'run of the house'. Every amenity was provided including gourmet breakfasts and an arrival dinner prepared by a professional, semi-retired chef. The rooms were charming and comfortable, including...

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Evanston, Illinois
Reviewed 6 March 2016

Set in a beautiful and peaceful oasis beneath a nighttime sky filled with stars, La Casa de Los Desperados is located in Whitewater Canyon, a few miles outside of Palm Springs; close enough to enjoy all Palm Springs has to offer, yet sufficiently removed to provide a truly quiet and restful getaway. Ever friendly and helpful hosts Wayne and Michael...

1Thank Lawrence O
Reviewed 29 February 2016 via mobile

The Casa is located in the Whitewater preserve and backs up to great secluded hiking. It is comfortable and relaxing. Michael and Wayne are great hosts that cook the most amazing food. Worthy of the well earned five star acclaim.

1Thank 1der
Reviewed 7 February 2016

It was the best of two worlds. It was a week at Casa de los Desperados - a beautiful B & B in the Whitewater Wilderness Preserve, yet only fifteen minutes from Palm Springs. It all started with a delicious and hearty breakfast. And then there were some choices - hiking in the Whitewater Preserve, taking in the attractions of...

3Thank Hughena J
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 3 February 2016

We spent two nights, enjoyed every aspect of our stay. House inviting, secluded, spectacularly sited. Comfortable ambience both indoors and out. Hosts Wayne and Michael friendly, interested, helpful and engaging, also competent and highly professional. Breakfasts were abundant, healthy, creative and delicious. Dinner over-the-top sumptuous. All food and baking excellent. Such a treat!

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Reviewed 29 December 2015 via mobile

We spent the holidays at this phenomenal B&B. The hosts exceeded every expectation. Exceptionally accommodating and pleasant people to be around. Very comfortable living spaces (indoor and out), out of this world food (stay for dinner!), and cozy accommodations with a private porch to sit back and soak in the view. The view alone is a special treat, nestled between...

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Reviewed 4 December 2015

We stayed here on the last night of our coast-to-coast roadtrip, and it was absolutely the best B&B we stayed in on the trip - and we stayed in many!. From the unique, incredible setting on the side of the National Park, to the warm welcome by our hosts Wayne and Michael, - followed by the Jacuzzi, the superbly comfortable...

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  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A luxurious secluded bed and breakfast in a rustic setting! Gourmet food and wines with warm hospitality make this the perfect getaway. Clear blue skies and starry nights will make you want to stay forever!You are only 15 minutes from Palm Springs in a private canyon nature preserve. Owned by a professional chef, this intimate property features an antique filled lodge with only 3 ensuite rooms and 2 restored vintage aluminium travel trailers, a 1963 Airstream and a 1956 Silver Streak Rocket as additional accomodations. A most unique and delightful place to relax and unwind. Read, write, gaze at the stars. Hiking is in our own backyard as is terrific shopping and exploring all the desert has to offer. Please inquire about mid-week and seasonal price reductions. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Casa de los Desperados

Address: 11940 Whitewater Canyon Rd, Whitewater, Palm Springs, CA 92263
Region: United States > California > California Desert > Palm Springs
Price Range: $209 - $419 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“We preferred the rooms in the main building. There are two Airstream campers available but you need to be comfortable with that.”
Travel_for_fun_9, 6 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All the rooms (3) are great.”
  • Back yard of B&B
LOB16, 6 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All three rooms are attractive. The King Room has a private porch and hot tub; the other two rooms share a hot tub on the grounds.”
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Chronicler, 6 Jul 2016 | Read review
“King size suite. En suite bathroom and private hot tub.”
samueljorgensen, 25 Apr 2016 | Read review
“The king room with private hot tub is really lovely”
BellaLove1990, 17 Apr 2016 | Read review
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