My PALM SPRINGS Friend

EVENTS  CALENDAR

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. Maybe play a game of tennis or just relax on one of the two private patios. At the end of your day, come home and relax in the jacuzzi or enjoy a professional massage from your host at discounted rates. Sleep in luxury on 1600 thread count Egyptian cotton sheets. Basic cable television and WiFi internet at no charge.

LOCATION
MASSAGE
DISTANCES  &  AIRLINES

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.

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).

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EFFECTIVE MAY 1, 2019
My Palm SpringsFriend will relocate to a new and even nicer location just 1/2 mile away.

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  • Safe and quiet upscale neighborhood
  • Junior Suite (1 Queen bed, 1600 thread count sheets)
  • Continental breakfast (American, French or German)
  • Cable TV, wireless internet, central air conditioning
  • Full use: kitchen, living room, and laundry
  • Two private patios
  • Safe and free gated parking; security safe on site
  • Free airport pick-up/drop-off
  • In-house masseur  at discounted rates
  • Pool, jacuzzi and tennis courts
  • Surrounded by peaceful, relaxing greenspace
  • Within 1/2 mile of shopping center
  • Just minutes to downtown entertainment
  • Host speaks Spanish and German

AMENITIES

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

ACTIVITIES

Private Gay B&B Homestay

Smoke Tree Commons and Smoke Tree Village are two shopping plazas located just 1/2 mile away. There 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, along East Palm Canyon Drive, just 1/2 mile away. 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.

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
Agua Caliente 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
  FROM
  MILES  
      CAR   
  AIR
  Joshua Tree Nat'l Monument
  50
 60 min
    n/a
  Ontario, CA
  66
 60 min
    n/a
  San Diego, CA
 84
 75 min
    n/a
  LAX/Hollywood, CA
 104
 2 hr
     1  hr    (limited non-stops and very expensive)
  Las Vega, NV
 178
 3 hr
     4  hr   (no non-stop flights)
  Phoenix, AZ
 259
 4 hr
     1  hr    (non-stop on American)
  San Francisco/Oakland, CA
428

7 hr

  1.5  hr   (non-stop on United, American)

  Seattle, WA
999
16 hr
 2.5  hr    (non-stop on United, American, Alaska)
  Vancouver, Canada
1,116
22 hr
    3  hr    (non-stop on Air Canada, Westjet; or 3 hr from Bellingham, WA  on Allegiant)
  Toronto, Canada
2,100-
 4.5  hr    (non-stop on Air Canada, Westjet)
JANUARY
FEBRUARY
MARCH

    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

APRIL
MAY
JUNE

    Easter

    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

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

    Labor Day

    Palm Springs LGBTQ Film Festival

OCTOBER
NOVEMBER
DECEMBER

    Columbus Day

    Modernism Week Fall Preview

    Leather Pride

    Halloween

    Palm Springs Pride

    Veteran's Day

    Thanksgiving

    Christmas/New Year