Lava Hot Springs Inn and Spa Idaho soaking
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• Lava Hot Springs Inn and Spa has several pools with varying temperatures
• The inn also has 6 buildings to stay at, from a simple room to a private cottage

Lava Hot Springs Inn sits in downtown Lava Hot Springs. This is an excellent spot to enjoy geothermal mineral water and to explore the surrounding area.

The hotel was established in 1925 and was originally a sanatorium and hospital. Later, it became a rest home.

Today, it is a spa, soaking spot, vacation rental, and bed and breakfast.

The inn has pet-friendly accommodations, while others are pet-free and adult-only.

Swing by Lava Inn for a refreshing dip during the day, or stay overnight.

Geothermal Water & Soaking

Geothermal mineral water emerges from a well at around 145° F (63° C) and is piped into multiple soaking pools of various sizes.

The temperature in the soaking pools ranges from 94° F to 107° F (34° C - 42° C) depending on the season.

Also, there is a 44° F (7° C) cold plunge.

Bath suits are mandatory at Lava Inn.

Additionally, the inn's spa provides massage services and aquatic bodywork to increase joint mobility and heal injuries.

Lava Hot Springs Inn and Spa Idaho soaking
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Beyond Hot Springs: Other Adventures

Breakfast is served every morning in the hotel, with more food options in the town.

You can also book a conference room for up to 60 people to host a wedding, reunion, or another event.

From Lava Inn, you can access numerous other hot springs in Lava Hot Springs and beyond.

Porneuf River, next to the inn, is an excellent spot for fishing, kayaking, boating, and other adventures.

Camping & Lodging

Lava Inn offers a variety of accommodations. You can stay at 1 of 6 buildings, from the room at the inn to a private cottage.

The town of Lava Hot Springs has even more stays.

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Lava Hot Springs Inn | Facts

Location: Lava Hot Springs • Southeastern Idaho • USA
Open: Year-round
Development: Soaking pools, cold plunge
Clothing: Mandatory
Amenities & Services: Inn, spa

Hiking distance: Short
Road access: Any vehicle
Day-use fees: Yes

Elevation: 5,400 ft (1,645 m)

Water T° (source):145° F (63° C)
Water T° (soaking pools): 94° F - 107° F (34° C - 42° C)
Water T° (cold plunge): 44° F (7° C)
Odor: None
Chemical used: None

Directions to Lava Hot Springs Inn

From the town of Lava Hot Springs,

  • Take Center Street North.

Phone: 208-776-5830

Address: 94 N Center St, Lava Hot Springs, ID 83246

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