Desert Hot Springs is one of the great undiscovered getaways in Southern California. In recent years, "spa lodgings" utilizing abundant clean, odorless warm springs water have been upgraded. They now offer all sorts of distinctive lodgings built around a wealth of pools, whirlpools, and related spa experiences. Only a two-hour drive from Los Angeles or San Diego, and a brief easy drive from Palm Springs or Palm Desert, these secluded warm mineral springs spas are a unique collection of destinations for adults seeking real relaxation. This guide features the fifteen best lodgings, and provides additional information about restaurants, weather, town history, and more. Includes index.