Private Gay B&B Homestay

Apart from partaking of gay revelry, Palm Springs offers a nice balance of indoor and outdoor activities. Here are just a few suggestions.

Annenberg Theater
Morongo Casino Resort & Spa
Architecture and Design Center
Palm Springs Aerial Tramway
Desert Adventures Jeep Tours
Palm Springs Art Museum
Desert Hills Premium Outlet Mall
Palm Springs Historical Walking Tours
Joshua Tree National Park
Palm Springs Living Desert Museum

  Joshua Tree Nat'l Monument
 30 min
  Ontario, CA
 60 min
  San Diego, CA
 75 min
  LAX/Hollywood, CA
 2 hr
     1  hr    (limited non-stops and very expensive)
  Las Vega, NV
 3 hr
     4  hr   (no non-stop flights)
  Phoenix, AZ
 4 hr
     1  hr    (non-stop on American)
  San Francisco/Oakland, CA

7 hr

  1.5  hr   (non-stop on United, American)

  Seattle, WA
16 hr
 2.5  hr    (non-stop on United, American, Alaska)
  Vancouver, Canada
22 hr
    3  hr    (non-stop on Air Canada, Westjet; or 3 hr from Bellingham, WA  on Allegiant)
  Toronto, Canada
 4.5  hr    (non-stop on Air Canada, Westjet)

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During your stay, book a soothing massage with your host, Tim. He's a certified massage professional with over 25 years experience. 50% discount off regular rates.

Your days at My Palm Springs Friend start with fresh coffee/tea and continental breakfast (either American-style: home baked muffins; French-style: croissants, butter and marmalade; or German-style: Brötchen, meats and cheeses). Afterwards, consider a stroll through the greenspace to the crystal clear pool. Enjoy the many fruit trees and the fragrant rose garden along the way. Maybe play a game of tennis or just relax on one of the property's three private patios (the west patio is private enough for clothing optional sunbathing). At the end of your day, come home and relax at the jacuzzi or enjoy a professional massage from your host. Local cable television and wireless (WiFi) internet are provided at no charge.




Conveniently located a few minutes southeast of downtown Palm Springs (see map below) My Palm Springs Friend is 2 miles from the Palm Springs International Airport (5 minutes by car). Scroll to the chart below for a list of airlines serving Palm Springs as well as flight times and
driving distances from major cities in the region.

To reach My Palm Springs Friend by car westbound from Phoenix, take Interstate 10 to Exit 126 and drive 9 miles (about 15 minutes). By car eastbound from Los Angeles, take Interstate 10 to Exit 111 and drive 15 miles (about 20 minutes).

  • Safe and quiet upscale neighborhood
  • Junior Suite (1 King bed) & Master Suite (2 Full beds)
  • Continental breakfast (American, French or German)
  • Cable TV, wireless internet, central air conditioning
  • Full use: kitchen, living room, laundry, outdoor gas grill
  • Three private patios (one OK for clothing optional)
  • Safe and free street parking; security safe on site
  • Free airport pick-up/drop-off
  • In-house masseur  at discounted rates
  • Pool, jacuzzi and tennis courts
  • Greenspace, fruit trees, fragrant rose garden
  • Walk across the street to shopping center
  • Free trolley to downtown entertainment
  • Host speaks Spanish and German

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To explore the downtown area for shopping, entertainment and the restaurant scene, just walk one block

to the Buzz Bus trolley (stop #18). It's a free service that runs every 15 minutes from Thursday to Sunday.

It's just a 5-minute trolley ride from your home at My Palm Springs Friend to downtown Palm Springs.

If you choose to drive to downtown, you'll find plenty of free parking provided by the City of Palm Springs.

Smoke Tree Commons is just across the road, where you'll find numerous restaurants, two grocery stores, a pharmacy, post office, several banks and a gas station. The area is well-served by air conditioned and WiFi enabled Sunline Transit bus #111 running from Coachella to North Palm Springs.

Each Thursday evening throughout the year, enjoy a visit to the arts, crafts and food booths at the Downtown Village Fest.

Whenever you choose to stay at My Palm Springs Friend, countless events await you in this desert oasis. See calendar below.


The following airlines serve Palm Springs International Airport (PSP):
Air Canada - Alaska  - Allegiant - American - Delta/Delta Connection - Jet Blue - Sun Country - United/United Express - Virgin America - Westjet


    New Year

    Palm Springs International Film Festival

    Martin Luther King Day

    International Bear Convergence

    Presidents Day

    Modernism Week

    BNP Paribas Open

    Cathedral City LGBT Days

    American Documentary Film Festival



    Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival

    Stagecoach Festival

    White Party

    Palm Springs Hot Rodeo

    Memorial Day

    Palm Springs Restaurant Week

    Desert Romp

    Palm Springs Short Fest

    Independence Day/Swing & Mix (IAGSDC)
    Pool Parties Everywhere!

    Labor Day

    Palm Springs LGBTQ Film Festival


    Columbus Day

    Modernism Week Fall Preview

    Leather Pride


    Palm Springs Pride

    Veteran's Day


    Christmas/New Year