Sparkling pools, full amenities and lots of extra touches are just a few of the overnight offerings that cater to the LGBT community in Greater Palm Springs. Choose from clothing-optional, romantic, secluded, imaginatively themed and award-winning stays for your next visit. Take a look below at the exciting mix found in the gay- and lesbian-friendly offerings in Greater Palm Springs, then check out the complete directory of LGBT hotels.

Hacienda at Warm Sands | Palm Springs

The Hacienda at Warm Sands in Palm Springs is an all-suite resort, with the exception of one patio room with an over-sized bedroom. The suites are spacious, luxurious and complimented with five-star amenities. The upscale gay male resort hotel has been recognized as one of the most romantic resort destinations in the world. The totally renovated suites range in size from 500 square feet to 850 square feet and contain fully equipped kitchens/bars, two-man spa showers and fireplaces in the Grand Deluxe suites. Furnishings are handcrafted, and accommodations include some oversized queen sofa sleepers with down cushions and Asian and midcentury rugs accenting Saltillo tile and plush carpeted floors.

Chaps Inn | Palm Springs

Two British transplants operate Chaps Inn located in a secluded and quiet residential neighborhood of Uptown Palm Springs, not far from downtown. The clothing optional resort offers ten rooms overlooking a courtyard with a saltwater pool and spa, a steam room and outdoor sling area, stocks and a puppy cage. The premier resort for leathermen and bears is also pet-friendly, but be sure to ask ahead. All rooms have private bathrooms and kitchens or kitchenettes; furnishings feature a bounty of sumptuous leather.

CCBC Resort | Cathedral City

CCBC Resort in Cathedral City, a clothing-optional resort catering to gay men, is just a five-minute drive from Canyon Plaza Shopping Center and the Coachella Valley Repertory theater (CVREP). The resort with colorful walls and seductive outdoor pool offers guest rooms with cable TV, free Wi-Fi and private bathrooms, as well as in-room microwaves and refrigerators. Select rooms feature terraces with pool views. Adjacent to the swimming pool is a sauna, hot tub and Turkish steam bath. Guests awake to a daily complimentary continental breakfast, and barbecue facilities are also available on site at CCBC.