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Desert Hot Springs Spa Hotel

10805 Palm Drive, Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Palm Springs, California
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13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sent a friend here as it was close to her family. She checks in and is told the room total (includes the very high 14.9% room tax) being charged to her card. She IS NOT told of a $50 charge to her card for A SECURITY DEPOSIT!! This is WRONG!!! ANY CHARGE HAS TO BE AUTHORIZED AND EXPLAINED!!! A legal... More 

Miracle S, Guest Relations Manager at Desert Hot Springs Spa Hotel, responded to this review

Hotel deposits happen all over the world whenever you check into a hotel. A 'hold" between $100-500 (varies by property) is placed on the guest's credit card and released upon check out. Our hotel deposit fee is $50. Sincerely, Guest Relations More 

Rancho Murieta, California
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been coming to Desert Hot Springs since I was a kid. The last time I stayed at this hotel was almost 15 years ago , due to raising kids. Now that my children are older, we took a day trip to these pools I had visited many times before. Let me begin by saying - it is not... More 

Miracle S, Guest Relations Manager at Desert Hot Springs Spa Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. I am deeply sorry that your expectations were not met. I hope you will reach out to Reggie Bickford personally, to discuss your experience in greater detail. He can be reached at (858) 349-9164. Sincerely, Guest Relations More 

Travelers are raving about these Desert Hot Springs hotels

Los Angeles, California
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love this hotel for so many reasons. The price is totally reasonable. I love the crazy architecture because it feels like when you walk in you are in Fred Flinstones living room. The rooms are amazing and totally 1950s era, which I appreciate. I go there to write and the rooms are very comfortable for that because they have... More 

Miracle S, Guest Relations Manager at Desert Hot Springs Spa Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are very happy that you enjoyed everything about your recent stay. We look forward to welcoming you back to Desert Hot Springs very soon. Sincerely, Guest Relations More 

San Diego, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

DHS Spa has been my favorite for years. Since I travel solo on business to DHS/Indio several times a year, the Spa makes a tedious trip into a mini vacation. What's really wonderful is everything I need is located onsite. I always appreciate the warm welcome and service of the front desk ladies Claudia and Nadine. (I just met Alex... More 

Miracle S, Guest Relations Manager at Desert Hot Springs Spa Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive comments! I am pleased to learn that you enjoyed Sunshine Cafe, our lounge, the mineral pools, and your guest room. Our team members take great pride in their work and will appreciate your compliments very much. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Sincerely, Guest Relations More 

Phoenix, Arizona
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

I have stayed here numerous times with my boyfriend and we have a great time. I love the nomadic feel of the place. Do not come here if you expect a flat screen and all the unnecessary junk. Come here to relax, enjoy the pool, feel like you are in the middle of nowhere and forget about everything else. This... More 

Miracle S, Guest Relations Manager at Desert Hot Springs Spa Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I am happy to learn that you enjoyed the pools, our new mattresses, and the pet friendly policy. Your kind comments about the customer service will be shared with our team. We look forward to welcoming you back very soon. Sincerely, Guest Relations More 

West Covina, California, United States
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70 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

The word hotel is maybe not appropriate for this establishment. This is a two story motel style place which probably is here since the 50s or 60s. All rooms seem to face the pool area with a balcony or patio. Let me say up front that we did not stay here overnight so I can not say much about the... More 

Miracle S, Guest Relations Manager at Desert Hot Springs Spa Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for your comments. I am happy to learn that you enjoyed the sunshine and found relaxation by our eight pools. Desert Hot Springs Spa Hotel is a historic 'spa hotel' The landmark building is mid-century modern architecture. Refurbishing a rare, classic property such as this is a gradual process. We sincerely hope to welcome you to an overnight stay... More 

Desert Hot Springs, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

known for its rejuvenating pristine hot springs. bar-restaurant on premises. 2 hrs from los angeles. 10 minutes to palm springs. day passes available. casual upscale atmosphere. state of the art spa services available. great value

Miracle S, Guest Relations Manager at Desert Hot Springs Spa Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. I am pleased to learn that you enjoyed so many aspects of the Desert Hot Springs Spa Hotel. We look forward to welcoming you back to enjoy the 'miracle waters' very soon. Sincerely, Guest Relations More 

Chatsworth, Ca
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12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

We've been coming here for years and I'm happy to say that it hasn't changed much. So many hotels do a remodel and then you don't recognize them. If you want something like that, stay next door at their sister hotel. I prefer to stay somewhere with the old California ambience that the Desert Hot Springs Hotel has. The staff... More 

Miracle S, Guest Relations Manager at Desert Hot Springs Spa Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for being our loyal guest and for taking the time to post your positive comments! I am pleased to learn that you consistently enjoy our accommodations, restaurant, and sports bar! We look forward to welcoming you back for many more visits. Sincerely, Guest Relations More 

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9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015 via mobile

I was lucky enough to stay at a quiet time so the facilities were quiet too. i have mixed feelings on this spa hotel. The 1st impression is that a facelift is needed. Clean, but as one would expect for an older building, in need of some tlc. The staff in arrival were very friendly and helpful. I didn't have... More 

Miracle S, Guest Relations Manager at Desert Hot Springs Spa Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive comments about our landmark resort! I am happy you liked your room with a view, the mineral pools, and security gates. We look forward to welcoming you back for another stay in the near future. Sincerely, Guest Relations More 

London, Canada
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120 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

The Desert Hot Springs Hotel offers a $7.00pp day use fee which allows you to use the entire hot and cold springs pool area. The rule was, the smaller the pool the hotter it is - and they were dead accurate. Pool towels and a lock for your things are available, but the lockers are old, beat up and a... More 

Miracle S, Guest Relations Manager at Desert Hot Springs Spa Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. I am pleased the atmosphere met your expectations and you enjoyed your relaxing hot springs experience. Thank you for choosing our landmark hotel for your spa day! We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. -Guest Relations More 

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