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Desert Hot Springs Travel Guide

Desert Hot Springs, otherwise known as DHS, is a small city in Southern California, United States. The city is best-known for its stunning view of the Coachella Valley and its location above one of the world's best natural hot mineral water aquifers.

Things to Do in Desert Hot Springs

Due to its location above hot springs, relaxing in one of the city’s many spas is a top activity. The city has everything from high-end spas through to hippie retreats, where you can bask in the area’s hot waters. Other things to do include visiting the Big Morongo Canyon Preserve or Mission Creek Preserve, which are both full of wildlife and have plenty of hiking trails.

Best Time to Visit Desert Hot Springs

Desert Hot Springs is best to visit in the months of February to April, when the weather is cooler than in the hot summer months.

Price and Availability Index in Desert Hot Springs

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Desert Hot Springs is in April, while the cheapest month is in June. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Desert Hot Springs is in the high season in March. Desert Hot Springs has its low season in August, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Desert Hot Springs tends to be Tuesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Saturday. Vacation homes in Desert Hot Springs tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.

The weather in Desert Hot Springs

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Desert Hot Springs. The hottest month in Desert Hot Springs is June, when temperatures peak at 122 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to 37 ˚F. The wettest month in Desert Hot Springs is January with 3.53 inches of rain, while the driest month is December with 0 inches of rain.

Vacation Rentals in Desert Hot Springs

Browse accommodations from all the best providers including Airbnb, VRBO, Homeaway and more at AllTheRooms.com. AllTheRooms has 755 vacation rentals, hotels and other great places to stay during your time in Desert Hot Springs, with everything from cheap hostels and homestays to luxury Airbnbs and hotels. For those trying to keep costs down, the lowest priced place to stay in Desert Hot Springs comes in at $3 per night. On average, a place to stay in Desert Hot Springs will cost you $203 per night.

If you want to stay connected during your trip, then you can choose from over 335 accommodations in Desert Hot Springs that have WiFi. 60 places to stay include a breakfast. Fitness addicts can get a workout in during their stay by choosing from 73 accommodations that have gym facilities. If you're planning on arriving in Desert Hot Springs by car, be sure to choose from 335 accommodations that provide parking. 174 hotels and vacation rentals have a pool or jacuzzi.

If you're traveling with a furry friend, then be sure to choose one of the 128 pet-friendly accommodations available.

We combine a wide variety of Desert Hot Springs accommodations including vacation rentals, homestays, hostels and other unique places to stay into one easy search. We show results from more than 8 providers, including 274 places to stay from Airbnb, 58 accommodations from VRBO and 24 places to stay from Homeaway.

437 of our places to stay in Desert Hot Springs have been rated by previous guests. They rated 63% as excellent or good. 286 accommodations allow instant booking.

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