Palm Springs Local Spotlight: A Perfect Fall Escape
It was my birthday weekend, and I was craving wide blue skies and sunshine. But I also wanted incomparable hiking, biking, swimming pools, massages, shopping, and fine dining. Clearly, that leaves only one place: Palm Springs. I have lived in or spent vast amounts of time in Palm Springs since 1998, but the desert in autumn never fails to thrill my senses. My best friend, Tina, also has had a life long love affair with Palm Springs, so we decided to plan the perfect Palm Springs fall escape. We decided to try out a new (to us) boutique hotel, and booked three nights at Colt’s Lodge, due to its having one of the highest guest satisfaction ratings for boutique hotels in all of Palm Springs. New owners took over the former Alpine Gardens in 2013, and reopened in 2015 as Colt’s Lodge...more!
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