Sam's Family Spa

Desert Hot Springs RV Resort & Motel

About Us

A Desert SW Hot Water Resort

Welcome to Sam’s! Located on 50 acres in Desert Hot Springs, our hot water resort is an iconic oasis for RVing near Palm Springs, CA. In addition to RV sites, we offer motel accommodations, fully-furnished mobile home rentals, tent sites, and day use passes to our mineral hot pools.

Naturally heated and non-chlorinated mineral spring water from our 3 underground wells provides a therapeutic soak for the entire family.

Sam’s Family Spa is proud to welcome guests of all ages, so both adults and children can enjoy our amenities. Join us for your next Desert Southwest RV vacation, and stay for a day, a week, a month, or all season. Reserve online today!

Our Palms Springs area mineral hot pools
The tropical environment at our Desert Hot Springs RV Park

Lush Environment

At Sam’s, we’re proud to offer a wide range of amenities, surrounded by a lush, tropical paradise. You’ll enjoy our large courtyard & pool area with towering palm trees, lovely walkways, lake with koi, tropical birds, picnic and BBQ facilities.

What To Do?

Area Attractions in Desert Hot Springs

Start your day with sunrise in Joshua Tree National Park, or an afternoon hiking Mission Creek Preserve.

Explore Cabot’s Pueblo Museum, spend a day wandering the mall, or catch some live music at Coachella Valley or Stagecoach music festivals.

However you spend your day, plan to unwind in one of our non-chlorinated mineral springs hot tubs, or enjoy a refreshing dip in the pool.

A Joshua tree in nearby Joshua Tree National Park
Comfy lounge chairs by our refreshing swimming pool

Desert Oasis

Take a break from the sand and scenery of the desert in our private and secluded oasis of mineral pools of varying temperatures, surrounded by lush tropical trees, flowering botanicals, and the sounds of exotic birds.

Relax in a hot tub, wading pool, swimming pool or sauna

Come and go as you please from any of our amenities, all of which are included in your stay, whether in an RV site, tent site, mobile home rental or in our motel.

Enjoy an evening soak after a busy day, or simply spend your whole day relaxing at Sam’s Family Spa.


Marybeth P. AvatarMarybeth P.

5 star rating What a hidden GEM! So excited to see the new owner improving this spot. My family and I have been coming here for years due to the natural hot springs with no additives! I've done a lot of research and... read more

Miguel D. AvatarMiguel D.

5 star rating This place is very nice with the family they're so friendly IRENE Front office she's very helpful very friendly and good that she knows Spanish so she help me she answer every question I had I'm coming here for the... read more

Mandy D. AvatarMandy D.

5 star rating This is the best hot spring spot in that area! I checked out several other spas, I was very disappointed until I found this one. Sam's has really nice and clean pools. The pools have a good variety of temperatures,... read more

RV Park & Motel

Bring your RV with you to one of our 175 sites, or book a room in our motel. Either way, you’ll have unlimited access to our mineral hot pools, swimming pool, sauna and other facilities.

Palm trees line the streets of our RV Park sites in Desert Hot Springs

Plan your visit to Desert Hot Springs!

RV or Tent

With 175 sites spread across our 50 acre resort, you’ll have all the privacy you need, with friends new and old close by.

Sam's Motel

Our beautifully-appointed motel is surrounded by ponds, fountains, and natural landscaping. You’ll love our tropical desert oasis.

Mobile Home Park

Rent a mobile home for your vacation, or lease a space at Sam’s Family Spa to come back year after year!