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Sagewater Spa

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12689 Eliseo Road, Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240
Sagewater Spa
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Seattle
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2008

My friend and I stayed at the Sagewater in March to get some sunshine and relaxation. We had the time of our lives! The Spa is beautiful and relaxing. Cris and Rhoni, the owners, are very welcoming and went out of their way to make our stay very special. The rooms are very well-done, with tasteful decoration. We cooked the... More 

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Los Angeles County
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2008

With the understanding that "not one size fits all", I want to share the experience my wife and I had this past holiday weekend at Sagewater Spa. Because it occupies a special niche, and does it wonderfully, you need to know about Sagewater. 7 rooms located out in open desert scrub, Sagewater Spa combines a clean, austere desert aesthetic; the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2008

My husband and I picked the Sagewater Spa for a long weekend retreat and we couldn't have chosen a better place. From the moment you walk through the door, it is a serene, peaceful, calming experience. Cris & Rhoni are very friendly and welcoming. The 8 rooms are comfortable and each has a small, furnished kitchenette, but why would you... More 

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Brighton
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2008

We were admittedly a bit worried about where we were headed as we drove through Desert Hot Springs and along some seemingly suburban streets, but the minute Cristina the owner opened the door to us we knew we were somewhere very special. The hotel was built in 1954 and has been beautifully restored by Cristina and Rhoni. The place is... More 

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So. California
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2008

This was our first hot spring experience. It was not what we expected at first, but turned out to be wonderful.! This place is clean, peaceful and the the gals that run it are extremely great hostesses. We really loved Sage as she made us feel right at home. And the coffee cake is to die for.... !!!! We will... More 

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LA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2008

This was the advice given to us when we booked our room at the Sagewater, "at any time you get in". Which we did (at 4 am) and boy was that sage advice (no pun intended). We slept so well here. A lovely place with lovely people running it.

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Boston, MA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2008

This was our second year in a row staying at the Sagewater--all the way from Boston! The first night we were there, we got engaged! For us, the Sagewater Spa will always be a very special place. We love it so much that we will definitely be back again and again. We cannot say enough good things about the friendliness... More 

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Long Beach
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2008

Sagewater is a secluded oasis in the desert, a hip getaway from Los Angeles and whatever else you have going on. The term spa overstates things somewhat, as the property itself is quite minimalist...there are no dedicated spa facilities, for example, so massage treatments are done in your room. However, it is this spartan style and stripped down personality that... More 

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Chicago, Illiniois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2008

I recently stayed at Sagewater Spa and had a very relaxing and peaceful stay. Sagewater remains a respite from the busy world, and you really feel like you are away from it all. Cris, Rhoni and Sage are the perfect hostesses, and made me feel at home for my visit. Highly recommended for those seeking a rejuvinating vacation.

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LA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2008

I took my girlfriend here for her birthday recently and we had a relaxing, laid-back time: the mineral pool was extremely calming, the service was great (the two women who run the place are very attentive), and the coffee cake they give you when you get there is delicious. They've also got a very friendly pootch there, and the small,... More 

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