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Desert Hot Springs Spa Hotel

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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.
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Grade: 48 out of 100
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Nice clean comfy room! Located at quiet end of town. Wonderful mineral pools. Many temps to choose from. Staff is accommodating and eager to please. Life guards were kind and made sure we were comfy and were happy to answer questions. Nadine & Mel at check in/out were also so
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This place gets away with not doing maintenance by calling it retro, having said that, we had an enjoyable day! Swimming, soaking, and sitting in the sun. Bring your own towel. The towel rental is only $1, but they are flimsy little hotel bath towels. No outside food allowed,
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I should have known a $9 Day Pass was not going to be spectacular, but it was worse than I anticipated. There is nothing spa-like or therapeutic about this place. It is extremely outdated and rundown. If you like drinking beer in the coed sauna while listening to loud 70’s
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We got a day pass to spend time soaking and swimming in the hot pools of this hotel. The establishment shows a lot of wear and tear, and it was sad to see that over the last few years this has got worse. The employees are all helpful and friendly, and this might be greatest
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Response from Miracle S, Social Media Team at Desert Hot Springs Spa Hotel
Responded Nov 23, 2018
Dear Ms. Kelowna, We strive to make every stay an exceptional one and are disappointed to hear about the maintenance issues. Your review has been escalated to our Maintenance Team for further review. In the meantime, please private message us your contact information along with any additional details you would like included. If you would like immediate assistance, please feel free to contact us at 800-808-SPAS. Kind Regards, Social Media Team
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I have been to their pools (with a day pass) many times, but for the first time stayed at the property. We had a two queen beds room on a second floor - not the best choice if you have little kids. I constantly had to remind them to be quiet and not to stomp, as somebody
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Response from Miracle S, Social Media Team at Desert Hot Springs Spa Hotel
Responded Nov 23, 2018
Dear krolikv, Thanks for your feedback. The three star rating means overall your experience was good. We look forward to exceeding your expectations on your next visit. Come back soon to enjoy the one-of-a-kind hot water experience. Kind Regards, Social Media Team
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Are the pools open all year?
Yes the pools and hotel are open all year long.
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We spent the day here so can’t answer to any room concerns, however the staff were very nice, lunch was good enough to go back another day, pools ranged nicely from cold to very hot and it was very affordable. Yes it could use some updating but we weren’t expecting or paying for luxury
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Has anyone reported bed bugs recent.
I went just to use the pools, and bought a day pass. The price changes depending on what day of the week it is, ranging from 4 bucks for a Monday to weekends still being less than 10 if I remember correctly. So what a great deal. The place is charmingly retro, if you dont mind shabby chic. I cant speak to anything about the hotel, but the staff were all very pleasant.
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Hello, are the pool real hot spring or just pool?
"Enjoyed poolside room. Poolside Rooms on east side will enjoy seeing afternoon sun."
"Go for the soak in the warm pools!"
"get a bottom room with patio like 101 - 106"
"Would not stay."
"Request a room on first floor, only because there is easier access to the pools."
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PRICE RANGE
$61 - $275 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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desert hot springs hotel desert hot springs
LOCATION
United StatesCaliforniaCalifornia DesertGreater Palm SpringsDesert Hot Springs
NUMBER OF ROOMS
50
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