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Desert Hot Springs Spa Hotel

2.0 of 5 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
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Valley Center, CA.
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Just too many children in the pools, @ times. Some people drinking in the pool not on the sides, who had some fowl language in front of the children, these people were not staying there as they had on wrist bands. All this & we will be back.. staff is always friendly, nice, respectful & the restaurant is fantastic.

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Reno, Nevada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

164.00 per nite for a festivals across the desert. Rooms are totally run down one ice machine for the entire hotel and it's broken they are saying that its out of ice because of people using it but u went down at 6am the next morning it was broken .ask 5 times for service towels room service they showed up... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My fiance and I stayed at DHS Spa from 3/29 to 4/4. The room was very comfortable and had everything we needed (a microwave would have been nice and apparently we could have asked for one). I have been visiting the day spa since 1977 and find that DHS spa is a great value and clean place. It has been... More

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Reggie B, Guest Relations Manager at Desert Hot Springs Spa Hotel, responded to this review

Glad you enjoy your stays at the Spa Hotel, and have for some 30+ years!! We hope to have you back soon. Take care, Reggie B More

Los Altos, California
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

They offer 7 pools of different size and temperatures. And you have 24 hour access. Quite unique in that. Rooms are what you should expect at the price (~$100) per night. We enjoyed the pools very much. Will consider coming back.

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Reggie B, Guest Relations Manager at Desert Hot Springs Spa Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! Glad you enjoyed our world famous hot mineral water! Hope to have you back on your next travels to Desert Hot Springs/Palm Springs. Take care, Reggie B More

Sun City, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The hotel and spa has upgraded the rooms and service. Every time we stay, we are very pleased that we picked the Desert Hot Springs I'm also glad that they are enforcing the No Smoking rule as my wife is very allergic to smoke.

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Reggie B, Guest Relations Manager at Desert Hot Springs Spa Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the 5 stars! And yes we are continuing to upgrade property amenities so stay tuned and come back and see us soon! Best, Reggie B More

Leesburg, Georgia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I think that the pool area is probably very nice once it is cleaned up..there are several pools/spas, and the mountain views are great. However, they have some sort of a "day at the pool " public thing going on there and it is very cheap...so you can imagine the type of people that end up at this place all... More

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Reggie B, Guest Relations Manager at Desert Hot Springs Spa Hotel, responded to this review

I'm sorry this was your experience and perception based on your one night stay. I assure you most of our guests do not feel the same way. We do have daily admission for our pools, but our regulars are mostly retired folks that like to take the waters. We have a phenomenal array of hot mineral water pools and enough... More

Lansing, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We did not stay at this hotel,but wish we had after our TBP spa hotel expierence.When looking for a place to stay from 27Mar14-3Apr14,we were scared off by the reviews this place was getting and decided to stay at the hyped up hard to find Two Bunch Palms. However,DHS spa hotel came to our rescue with their $3.00 Tuesday spa... More

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Reggie B, Public Relations Manager at Desert Hot Springs Spa Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for sharing your observations and experience at our hotel! We certainly have 8 large hot mineral pools concentrated in the pool deck for easy moving from spa to spa. I will pass your compliments to Laurie, she is spot on. My family runs the hotel and has for some time, and we are committed to upgrading all of the... More

Los Angeles, California
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

For those who appreciate retro, you'll love it ! A little piece of 50's Americana complete with diner & bar scene...albeit now with Karaoke. Great relaxed family desert retreat, my kids love jumping in & out of the many different temperature pools. Love Annette, the security guard...she fits right in !!!

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Reggie B, Guest Relations Manager at Desert Hot Springs Spa Hotel, responded to this review

Very glad to hear you enjoyed your stay!! We have many long term guests that love our hot mineral water spas and consistent experience. My dad acquired the hotel in 1979 and we have maintained the property with its original mid-century design. We hope to have you back from LA soon! Take care, Reggie B reggiebickford@gmail.com More

Taos, New Mexico
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our family decided to stay here because of the "healing water". But the water was treated with Chlorine. The hotel uses false advertising when the say they have "the best untreated water". They add chlorine. And, we never saw the pools drained and refilled, which we typically see when staying at other hotsprings hotels. Overall, the whole place was pretty... More

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Reggie B, Guest Relations Manager at Desert Hot Springs Spa Hotel, responded to this review

Hi, Thanks for reaching out on TA. We do put the absolute minimum amount of chlorine required by the Health Department. I have heard that some hot mineral water spas drain pools daily, which may make them exempt from using chlorine. I don't think we false advertise our waters anywhere... if you can show me where, I'd love to correct... More

Dallas, TX
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We did not stay here but just stopped for a soak in the mineral pools on our way back to Palm Springs from s day of hiking in Joshua Tree NP. A day pass is just $7 and you can rent a towel for $1. The property is very retro 50s-60s with huge beautiful palms. Not fancy but easy going.... More

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Reggie B, Guest Relations Manager at Desert Hot Springs Spa Hotel, responded to this review

We're glad you could stop by and take the mineral waters. A good soak after hiking is Joshua Tree is the perfect plan. Sunday was beautiful weather and the band Sacred Mirrors plays something for everyone. Hope you get a chance to stop by next time you're in Joshua Tree! You can also check out the Miracle Springs Resort which... More

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Additional Information about Desert Hot Springs Spa Hotel

Also Known As:
Desert Hot Springs Hotel Desert Hot Springs
Desert Hot Springs Hotel
Desert Hot Springs Spa Hotel CA
Address: 10805 Palm Drive, Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240
Location: United States > California > California Desert > Greater Palm Springs > Desert Hot Springs
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #19 of 26 hotels in Desert Hot Springs
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Desert Hot Springs Spa Hotel 2*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Desert Hot Springs Spa Hotel is famous for its natural hot mineral water! So come for the day and use our eight natural hot mineral pools. A classic example of retro 60s architecture, the Desert Hot Springs Spa Hotel features fifty comfortable rooms wrapped around a large courtyard with towering palms and eight shimmering natural hot mineral spring pools open 24 hours. Spa-goers and sun worshipers come from far and wide to partake in the restful and relaxing atmosphere.Spas are nice, but natural mineral spring spas are paradise! We offer the desert’s most extensive and affordable spa therapies and beauty treatments in a fun, casual setting.You’ll also enjoy indoor and outdoor dining at the Sunshine Café, or sip your favorite beverage in the Sports Lounge or poolside while you sun and soak.And the Desert Hot Springs Spa is pet friendly! We also offer room service and wireless Internet for your convenience. ... more   less 
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