10 top hotels perfect for that Palm Springs getaway

Palm Springs is all about style—the architecture, the cocktail parties, and of course the relaxed lifestyle of warm days and cool nights. Palm Springs style can be best seen in the area's hotels, where upscale properties serve classic "mid-century modern" design, and casual guesthouses have fun pool decks that are great for luxuriating the day away.

There are hotels in Palm Springs fit for every traveler's desires, so how to pick which is best? Here are some of our favorites:

Mixed crowd, fun pool parties

The Saguaro Palm Springs

Stylish new JDV hotel
1800 East Palm Canyon Drive Palm Springs

Sexy style, crowded pool deck

Ace Hotel & Swim Club

Refreshing originality
701 E Palm Canyon Dr Palm Springs

Nice suites, clothing optional

Triangle Inn Palm Springs

Pool-side breakfasts and afternoon mixers
555 E San Lorenzo Rd Palm Springs

Gorgeous grounds, high style, located downtown

The Parker Palm Springs

Desert Opulence
4200 E Palm Canyon Dr Palm Springs

Nice big pool, beautiful upscale design

Santiago Resort

Clothing-optional Santiago
650 E. San Lorenzo Road Palm Springs

The naughty side to Palm Springs

All Worlds Resort

Men's clothing optional resort that's only 5 minutes from downtown
526 S. Warm Sands Drive Palm Springs

Lots of parties, outdoor 'playgrounds,' in Cathedral City

CCBC Resort Hotel

3.5 acres of clothing-optional fun
68369 Sunair Rd. Cathedral City

Classic 40's style, friendly staff

El Mirasol Villas

Palm Springs oldest gay hotel and resort
525 S Warm Sands Dr Palm Springs

Sparkling pool with very nice deck, spacious rooms

INNdulge Palm Springs

A tasteful and friendly clothing-optional resort
601 S. Grenfall Road Palm Springs

Three pools, clothing optional, breakfast and lunch included!

Vista Grande Resort (Atrium, Avalon & Mirage)

Gorgeous tropical resort and playground
574 S Warm Sands Dr Palm Springs
By Daniel Renzi