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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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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jayne1973Dallas_TX Dallas, TX
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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
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Dallas, TX
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81 reviews 81 reviews
24 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
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

S. Oregon
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

OK DHSSH. You are in need of a renovation or are destine to turn into a 1 star. Your staff are friendly and your pools are really nice. That's about it for the positives. We stayed in room 212. Furniture is worn, rug is so old and stained. cracks in bathroom, curtain has tears which are highlighted in the morning... More

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

Thanks for sharing your thoughts. As you alluded to, we have great pools, friendly staff and great food and drink for low prices. With 8 pools and spas, we have served an affordable resort destination for many years. For guests who feel the Spa Hotel is too casual, we run operate the Miracle Springs Resort, the sister property next door.... More

Desert Hot Springs
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

booking the room was easy. swimming was delightful all people were nice. the beds in the room were vary hard. and could use new plumbing. the tv sucked for reception. everything else was fine. we enjoyed the stay overall

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

Hi, thank you for staying with us! I am glad you enjoyed your stay, we hope you come back soon. Take care, Reggie B More

Oakland, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've traveled the world, stayed in hostels and hotels good and bad. This is quite possibly the worst hotel I have ever stayed in. Worse than a hostel I stayed in in Amsterdam with 2 twin beds, no TV, and a shared bathroom. Desert Hot Springs is the city this hotel is in. It is known as DHS by the... More

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

I appreciate your candor in explaining which aspects of your stay didn't match your expectations. I'm very concerned that you encountered smoking by the pools since we don't allow this. I'll look into it. Also, we intend to limit our day visitors by increasing rates. This was a main source of your disappointment. We certainly have some of the world's... More

Merced, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

Room was not ready at 3pm, when available it had rusty drains, leaking faucets, no smoke detector, sliding door had evidence of several breaking, the outside security gate was broken and would not lock. Carpet was pulling up and had large bumps in it. Other than that Mrs Lincoln how was the play? Courteous, friendly staff, but 24 hour pool... More

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

I'm disappointed to hear that your stay wasn't up to your standards, or ours either. I'm curious what room you were in? Our daily room inspections help us keep all guest rooms clean and functional to the very last detail.. but I would like to ensure that we didn't miss something. My family runs the property and we are very... More

Los Angeles, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

Desert Hot Springs is our little secret, okay. It delivers mineral-infused waters to the needy urban soul, makes it feel healthy again, and invigorates the body and the mind with bliss. Heat is the Great Equalizer, talking us down from that road rage and redirecting that temper tantrum schmutz toward laughter and love. I would stand in line for this... More

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

Thank you for sharing the "secret" about our Spa Hotel retreat. You're spot on about the amazing mineral infused hot mineral water that freely flows from the grounds of our hotel!! And we celebrate the diversity of the guests we draw from far and wide to soak in our world famous waters. Hope to have you back soon, Reggie B More

Dallas, Texas
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

Desert Hot Springs is 20 minutes of driving from Palm Springs, it is more quiet place. There are pools with hot and cold mineral water and sauna, very nice. It is good for your joints and arthritis. The rooms are big and comfortable, the staff is friendly. They have a good r4estaurant with affordable prices. There are mostly older couples... More

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

We are happy to hear that you enjoyed a relaxing stay with us! Having quality hot mineral water is a constant for us, and good food and customer service in the restaurant is just as reliable. Hope you come back to see us soon. Feel free to contact me anytime for your future trips! Reggeb@miraclesprings.com Take care, Reggie Bickford More

San Diego, California
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42 reviews 42 reviews
9 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

What great hot springs pools. Week days that we were there were not crowded although locals can get day passes to the pools. Our room was definitely dated but clean. Rooms were huge and our king size bed was really comfortable. All staff friendly and the little restaurant very adequate and great selection and prices. We had the grilled chicken... More

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

I'm so glad you had a great stay! And touched on everything, from large clean rooms, amazing hot mineral water, speedy affordable cafe and solid customer service. We hope to see you back again. Take care, Reggie Bickford More

san diego
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24 reviews 24 reviews
22 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014 via mobile

Stayed in a queen poolside room. Surprisingly large rooms but very basic and out dated. Can't expect anything better for a 2 star hotel. I was expecting the rooms to be much worse based off the reviews, and the pools to be much better. Was disappointed in the pools (all quite cold). All in all, if you're looking for a... More

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

Hi Frank, Thanks for leaving your post. I'm glad everything was adequate for your stay, but wish you came away with a better soak in the water! We do pump water out of the ground at 140 degrees 24/7, and there is only one pool we keep cool. We hope you stop in again sometime. Take care, Reggie Bickford More

San Jacinto, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

My wife and I come all the time. But every time we book a room something happens. Either I am charged for an extra night or I can never get in my room by 3pm. I am always told that I would receive a credit in the mail and I never get a thing. When we come back I ask... More

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

Hi John, I'm glad I got the chance to hear from you. My family owns and operates the property, and we are closely involved in all aspects of the operation. We work around the clock maintaining the pools, after all, its the core of our business. In fact, we pump fresh hot mineral water into all 8 pools, at 200... 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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