Episodes (24)

S01E01 · Pilot

Sep 18, 1992

After their ex-roommate Dorothy moves away to Atlanta with her new husband, Blanche, Rose, and Sophia sell their house and decide to purchase a dilapidated hotel near the beach.

Promotional Considerations
S01E02 · Promotional Considerations

Sep 25, 1992

Blanche and Roland clash over who is the boss of the hotel, meanwhile Rose unknowingly opens up the hotel to a serial killer.

Miles, We Hardly Knew Ye
S01E03 · Miles, We Hardly Knew Ye

Oct 02, 1992

Rose suspects Miles has been unfaithful to her when his name is found in the hotel registry dating back several years.

One Old Lady to Go
S01E04 · One Old Lady to Go

Oct 09, 1992

Rose adopts a delusional elderly woman who thinks she's her daughter; Sophia and Chuy decide to go into the Chinese takeout business.

Ebbtide for the Defense
S01E05 · Ebbtide for the Defense

Oct 16, 1992

Chuy meets an old friend with a grudge against him; the staff try to make it through the weekend incident free when they realize they don't have any insurance coverage.

Can't Stand Losing You
S01E06 · Can't Stand Losing You

Oct 23, 1992

Blanche and Rose are concerned that Roland overworks himself and decide to compete to find him a new girlfriend. Rose finds a beautiful young girl and Blanche tracks down Roland's southern ex-girlfriend Tricia. Only when Tricia is already on the plane to Miami does Blanche find out that Roland hates her. Sophia is jealous of Chuy because he was chosen over her to represent the hotel at a television show.

Seems Like Old Times: Part 1
S01E07 · Seems Like Old Times: Part 1

Oct 30, 1992

Dorothy visits her ex-roommates at the Golden Palace, hoping to convince Sophia to come and live with her and her husband in Atlanta.

Seems Like Old Times: Part 2
S01E08 · Seems Like Old Times: Part 2

Nov 06, 1992

Sophia runs away to her old rest home. When the other girls try to get her, they find that it is no longer anywhere near as bad as she said it was.

Just a Gigolo
S01E09 · Just a Gigolo

Nov 13, 1992

Nick De Carlo, a handsome patron says he cannot pay the bill and wants to work in the kitchen. The girls want to find something more appropriate for him to do and ask him about his trade. Nick says he is a gigolo. Shocked, the girls hire him anyway to wash the dishes. When Blanche's date dies, and Nick proposes to escort Blanche to her diner. They really hit it off on their date, and when he has paid off his debt, he thinks of changing jobs. Blanche offers him to stay at the hotel and take care of him. Roland takes Chuy to a seminar from the author of "Ready, Willing ...

Marriage on the Rocks with a Twist
S01E10 · Marriage on the Rocks with a Twist

Nov 20, 1992

Roland's parents call to visit. He thinks they are flying over to tell him his dog died. It turns out they have decided to get a divorce. A comic duo is coming for a radio show live from The Golden Palace. Sophia advises the duo to use Rose for the show where they need a stupid person to make fun of. The prank goes too far and Rose thinks she killed one of the hosts. Roland's dad wants to move in with him until he finds a place. Blanche offers to help and gets Roland's parents to talk. Eventually Roland is the one convinced that the divorce is for the best. Sophia ...

Camp Town Races Aren't Nearly as Much Fun as They Used to Be
S01E11 · Camp Town Races Aren't Nearly as Much Fun as They Used to Be

Dec 04, 1992

When The Daughters of the Traditional South are set to arrive at the hotel, Blanche hangs a Confederate flag on the front counter, though this doesn't bode well with Roland. Meanwhile, Rose is outraged when a married man whom she knows checks in with his mistress.

It's Beginning to Look a Lot (Less) Like Christmas
S01E12 · It's Beginning to Look a Lot (Less) Like Christmas

Dec 18, 1992

Chuy does not like Christmas because of bad memories in his childhood. Roland accepts to be Santa at the children's hospital. Rose wants him to be a perfect Santa so she puts him through a training with Sophia. Unfortunately, a group of guests being medically treated for depression threaten to check out if anything reminds them of Christmas in the hotel. This makes Rose miserable and Chuy very happy. That night, Chuy dreams of Rose as the spirit of Christmas past. She takes him to his father's kitchen so he realizes his father wanted to teach him what Christmas was ...

Rose and Fern
S01E13 · Rose and Fern

Jan 08, 1993

Miles contacts Rose again and wants them back together. Blanche advises Rose to date other people to get over him. Roland tells Blanche something is wrong in the books and he suspects someone may be stealing money from the hotel. Blanche swears she will not tell anyone while he investigates. A woman wants her wedding organized at the hotel and Rose wants it to be a cow-themed traditional wedding. Blanche suspects Sophia, then Chuy about the thefts. Rose decides to get back together with Miles until she finds out he is about to marry the very woman whose wedding she ...

S01E14 · Runaways

Jan 15, 1993

Sophia and Oliver joy ride in a guest's car and wind up in police custody.

Heartbreak Hotel
S01E15 · Heartbreak Hotel

Jan 29, 1993

Rose organizes a romantic getaway night at the hotel with Dr. Ursula as a guest to give a lecture. Blanche is excited because Taylor Michaels is coming to town. She once lost this man to another woman but Rose is the one Taylor is interested in when he arrives. Sophia signs up Roland with her to the lecture because she feels she lost her sex appeal and Roland has a poor sex life. Blanche is jealous that Rose and Ernie are dating so she finds a way to get Rose occupied while she replaces her on a date with Taylor. Taylor offers the two girls to have diner together the ...

Senor Stinky Learns Absolutely Nothing About Life
S01E16 · Senor Stinky Learns Absolutely Nothing About Life

Feb 05, 1993

The Golden Palace is being sued by the owner of another hotel : he says part of the girls' parking lot is on his property. Blanche challenges herself and tries to deal with this as a business woman instead of seducing the man so he drops his charge. Chuy is mad because Roland, who is the captain of the volleyball team, will not let him play but lets Rose on the team even though she is not better than he is. Blanche finally finds a solution to the problem without getting romantically involved with the hotel owner even though he flirts with her. Rose decides to be a ...

Say Goodbye, Rose
S01E17 · Say Goodbye, Rose

Feb 12, 1993

Rose is enamored with a hotel guest who looks exactly like Charlie; Blanche is horrified to discover her visiting son Matthew wants to pursue a career as a comedian.

You've Lost That Livin' Feeling
S01E18 · You've Lost That Livin' Feeling

Feb 19, 1993

A dead body, a news crew and a health inspector all descend upon the hotel during its weekend-long re-opening celebrations leaving the staff scrambling.

A New Leash on Life
S01E19 · A New Leash on Life

Apr 02, 1993

Blanche's relationship with a greyhound breeder becomes strained when Rose finds out what will happen if his dog doesn't win the next race.

Pros and Concierge
S01E20 · Pros and Concierge

Apr 09, 1993

Chuy's big mouth results in Roland losing his job after it's revealed he met with the owners of a rival hotel.

S01E21 · Tad

Apr 16, 1993

Blanche reveals she has another brother - a mentally handicapped man named Tad who has been living in an institution.

One Angry Stan
S01E22 · One Angry Stan

Apr 30, 1993

The girls learn that Dorothy's ex-husband Stan has died, but Sophia eventually finds out the truth when Stan shows up: he faked death and left the country to avoid paying back taxes.

Sex, Lies and Tortillas
S01E23 · Sex, Lies and Tortillas

May 07, 1993

Spring Break finds a horde of college kids descending upon the hotel; Rose receives a visit from her granddaughter Charlene who is contemplating sex with her boyfriend.

The Chicken and the Egg
S01E24 · The Chicken and the Egg

Mar 05, 1993

Blanche turns to her daughter Rebecca when her latest beau wants Blanche to bear his children.


The Golden Palace Season 1 (1992) is released on Sep 18, 1992. Watch The Golden Palace online - the English Comedy TV series from United States. The Golden Palace is directed by Lex Passaris,Peter D. Beyt,Terry Hughes and created by Susan Harris with Betty White and Rue McClanahan.

As know as:

The Golden Palace(English), The Golden Palace(French), Golden Palace, El hotel de oro, The Golden Palace


United States



Production Companies:

Witt/Thomas/Harris Productions, Touchstone Television

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