Many guests ask where can we walk for food, shopping, etc that are close to the hotel. We thought making a list of our 10 favorite places that are all less than a mile from Santiago seemed like a cool list to create.

Where to eat…..

Gabino's Creperie

411 E Palm Canyon Dr (1 mile away)

Adorable little creperie right around the corner, limited hours, but quickly becoming a casual crepe favorite in town!

Mr Lyons

33 E Palm Canyon Dr, (.7 mile away)

Upscale, steakhouse & classic cocktails in the main dining room. Very popular bar with cozy booths and a great happy hour menu.


611 S Palm Canyon Dr (.7 mile)

An unassuming, family owned and operated, definitely a locals' favorite joint with an authentic down-home feel.  Homemade pasta sauces and made from scratch pizza all made with love.

Del Rey at Villa Royale

1620 S Indian Trail (.7 mile)

Del Rey is a new classic in Palm Springs offering up a twelve-seat oak and marble bar, vinyl booths, and an outdoor patio equipped with a firepit. The food menu consists of small, medium, and large sharable plates. Great place for a date night!

El Mirasol Cocina Mexicana

140 E Palm Canyon Dr, (.5 mile)

A Palm Springs tradition since 1985, a local favorite Mexican kitchen serving a classic menu, housemade hot sauce, and possibly the best margaritas in town.


170 E Palm Canyon Dr (.5 mile)

Delicious artisanal ice cream parlor, specializing in organic, vegan, and non-dairy options. Daily changing menu of homemade standard and unusual flavors.

Peninsula Pastries

611 S Palm Canyon Dr #1 (.5 mile)

Amazing French patisserie that specializes in authentic French daily baked treats. The French-born owner imports flour from France to assure a true authentic taste.

Where to drink….


233 E Palm Canyon Dr. (.5 mile)

Consider one of the new “It spots” in the South End of Palm Springs. This intimate bar with a vintage vibe is hidden behind Mr. Lyons & specializes in creative craft libations.

The Reef / A Local Tiki bar

411 E Palm Canyon Dr, (.7 mile)

Discover one of the best-kept secrets in Palm Springs at the Caliente Tropics Resort Hotel! ... Wet your whistle at the fully-stocked tropical drink craft cocktails, with an awesome poolside patio.