Miracle Springs Resort and Spa is a prime Southern California location to enjoy the healing properties of the mineral-rich water. The resort is located in the city of Desert Hot Springs overlooking the Coachella Valley and Palm Springs. The hot spring benefits were discovered thousands of years ago and enjoyed by local Indians of the Cahuilla tribe for centuries. Nowadays, guests of the resort can utilize the same benefits of this healing water.
The mineral water rises from underground lakes or aquifers of the Miracle Hill to the top at approximately 140°F and then it cools down to a temperature between 90°F and 104°F. Then it is pumped into eight different pools and spas. The resort guests have both swimming and soaking pools at their disposal. In addition to soaking, visitors of Miracle Springs Resort and Spa can purchase a variety of spa treatments such as bodywork therapy program and poolside massages to get the most out of their stay. The resort offers a variety of accommodations from standard rooms to villas. A day-use option is available.
In addition to hot springs relaxation, visitors can enjoy a variety of attractions and activities including Joshua Tree National Park, Palm Springs Aerial Tramway, local museums like Palm Springs Air Museum and Cabot's Pueblo Museum, and much more.
Miracle Springs Resort & Spa | Facts
Location: 12 miles northeast of Palm Springs • California • USA
Open: Year-round, 24 hours
Development: Hotel & Spa, 8 mineral pools
Services: Full-service spa, gift shop, restaurant
Hiking distance: Short
Road Access: Any vehicle
Day-use: Yes with fees
Elevation: 1,080 ft (329 m)
From Palm Springs,
- Head north on Indian Canyon Drive for about 9 miles to Pierson Boulevard
- Turn right onto Pierson Boulevard and follow 2.5 miles to Palm Drive
- Turn left onto Palm Drive and go 0.7 miles to the destination.