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Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
Premium bedding, minibar, in-room safe, iron/ironing board

Guest reviews

4.6 out of 5 Wonderful
220 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Pool
Free WiFi
Parking included
Pet Friendly
Air conditioning
Spa

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment

Map

Explore the area

Popular LocationEl Paseo Shopping District2 min drive
Popular LocationPalma Village Park4 min drive
Popular LocationLiving Desert Zoo and Gardens5 min drive
AirportPalm Springs, CA (PSP-Palm Springs Intl.)23 min drive

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    4.8/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 300 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Superior Room, Balcony

    4.4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 325 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Deluxe Room, Ensuite

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 350 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Deluxe Double Room

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 350 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
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  • Classic Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible

    4.4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 300 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
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About this area

Indian Wells

Sands Hotel and Spa is located in Indian Wells. Desert Willow Golf Resort and Empire Polo Club are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore San Jacinto Mountains. Check out an event or a game at Indian Wells Tennis Garden, and consider making time for Living Desert Zoo and Gardens, a top attraction not to be missed.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • El Paseo Shopping District - 2 min drive
  • Palma Village Park - 4 min drive
  • Palms to Pines Plaza West Shopping Center - 4 min drive
  • Living Desert Zoo and Gardens - 5 min drive
  • Desert Willow Golf Resort - 6 min drive

Getting around

  • Palm Springs Station - 24 min drive
  • AirportPalm Springs, CA (PSP-Palm Springs Intl.) - 23 min drive

Restaurants

  • Eureka Burger - 8 min walk
  • Cafè Italia - 10 min walk
  • Mamma Gina's Restaurant - 3 min drive
  • Sullivan's Steak House - 3 min drive
  • Armando's Dakota Bar & Grill - 3 min drive

About this property

Sands Hotel and Spa

Adults-only Indian Wells hotel in Desert Horizons, walk to San Jacinto Mountains
A restaurant, an outdoor pool and a bar/lounge are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free WiFi in public areas and free valet parking are also provided. Other amenities include a poolside bar, spa services and concierge services. All 46 rooms provide free WiFi and free wired Internet, flat-screen TVs with satellite channels, and conveniences such as sitting areas and coffee makers. Other amenities available to guests include balconies or patios, minibars and room service (during limited hours).
Sands Hotel and Spa offers 46 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with minibars and a safe. Rooms open to balconies or patios. This accommodation offers separate sitting areas. Beds feature premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with premium satellite channels and pay-per-view films.

Bathrooms include a shower and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include free newspapers and coffee/tea makers. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self parking
  • Free valet parking

Food and drink

  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 poolside bar and 1 bar
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Outdoor pool
  • Spa services

Family friendly

  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Outdoor pool

Conveniences

  • Front-desk safe
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Terrace

Spa

  • Massages

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Braille signage
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Shower

Entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Films for purchase
  • Premium channels
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Minibar

Outdoor space

  • Balcony or patio

More

  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Safe
  • Separate sitting area

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 4:00 PM and 11:00 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of USD 100.00 per pet, per stay
Dogs only
Food and water bowls are available

Children and extra beds

Children younger than 18 are not allowed at this adults-only property; all guests 18 and older are welcome
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: USD 100.0 per night

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Pet fee: USD 100.00 per pet, per stay
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Guests under 18 years old are not permitted at this adults-only property

Property is also known as

Sands Hotel and Spa Hotel
Sands Hotel and Spa Indian Wells
Sands Hotel and Spa Hotel Indian Wells

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Sands Hotel and Spa and receive a full refund?
Yes, Sands Hotel and Spa offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Sands Hotel and Spa cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does Sands Hotel and Spa have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool.
Is Sands Hotel and Spa pet-friendly?
Yes, dogs are allowed at this property. There's a fee of USD 100.00 per pet, per stay. Service animals are exempt from fees.
How much is parking at Sands Hotel and Spa?
Self-parking and valet parking are free at this property.
What time is check-in at Sands Hotel and Spa?
Check-in is from 4:00 PM to 11:00 PM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at Sands Hotel and Spa?
Checkout is at noon.
Where is Sands Hotel and Spa located?
Located in Desert Horizons, this hotel is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from San Jacinto Mountains and 2.6 mi (4.2 km) from Living Desert Zoo and Gardens. El Paseo Shopping District and The Gardens on El Paseo are also within 3 miles (5 km).
4.6
Wonderful
220 reviews
5 - Excellent
158
4 - Good
42
3 - Okay
13
2 - Poor
5
1 - Terrible
2

4.7/5

Cleanliness

4.6/5

Staff & service

4.5/5

Amenities

4.7/5

Property conditions & facilities

1/5 Terrible

Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
A beautiful hotel that it instagram worthy. Everyone is kind and respected covid regulations
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2020

3/5 Okay

Travelled with group
Sad face IconDisliked: Staff & service
The customer service here was not that great. Also the ac units they have in the rooms take long to cool and are very noisy.
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2020

4/5 Good

Awesome except for the restaurant staff. I will definitely stay again it was so relaxing and charming ... I love the no kids policy
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great staff, service, restaurant, and overall design. I will definitely be going back when I’m in Palm Springs again. No complaints whatsoever!
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2020

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