Hit the Spa and Relax in the Desert Hot Springs
Written By: Karli Karandos
Looking to escape for a weekend this summer? Look no further than Two Bunch Palms in Desert Hot Springs. Two Bunch Palms is an award-winning destination wellness-resort located in the heart of the Southern California desert. This beautiful and sustainable adults-only resort promotes the idea that personal well-being and the health of the planet are of the same equation. Two Bunch Palms is the perfect summer destination to de-stress, unplug, and feed your mind, body and soul. They offer a wide range of wellness practices, classes, spa services and dining options. Discover Two Bunch Palms this summer—a true oasis within the desert.
Two Bunch Palms’ earthy atmosphere is both welcoming and relaxing. The rooms at Two Bunch Palms are minimal and yet, luxurious. The color palette is neutral tones; large and spacious rooms with sliding glass doors, wood accents and tiled floors. The Spring rooms are newly renovated and located nearest the spa and dining area, while the Meadow and Desert rooms are located beyond the meditation ponds and offer a bit more privacy. All rooms at Two Bunch Palms are designed to offer a digital detox; there are even some without TVs. The designs integrate and merge the soothing and calming outdoors with the elegance of an indoor living space.
Two Bunch Palms, by definition, truly is an oasis: a fertile spot in a desert where water is found. At Two Bunch Palms, there lies a grotto whose waters come from Miracle Hill and has been flowing for over 600 years—healing, therapeutic, restorative and relaxing. The mineral waters found in The Grotto at Two Bunch Palms have many benefits. The mineral waters are cooled and then separated into two pool areas, with water ranging from 99-104 degrees Fahrenheit. Unlike most mineral spring pools, The Grotto at Two Bunch Palms has no unsettling sulfurous odor. This, along with the trees, stars, woodsy scent and charming desert creatures creates a completely romantic and dreamy ambiance.
The spa at Two Bunch Palms is world-renowned for its combination of therapists, aestheticians and healers. Massage therapy, facials, shamanic healing, New Asian Therapy, reiki massage, and so much more can be found within the spa. All services at the spa are designed to restore both the body and mind. A day at the spa begins with a one hour ritual soak in The Grotto. This is known as “taking the waters” and is an important element and ideology at Two Bunch Palms. The spa is also a “whisper only” facility where silence and solitude can be found.
A long day at the spa is sure to work up an appetite. The dining options at Two Bunch Palms provide nourishment and replenishment to the body and mind; feed your soul from within. Find a healthy, gourmet, farm-to-table menu at Essense, the restaurant on site. Every menu item is sustainable, local when possible, seasonal and delicious. Handcrafted healing drinks, organic cocktails and an extensive wine list are also available!
Movement and enrichment classes are available to those who stay at Two Bunch Palms. The resort offers over 60 classes, a swimming pool and tennis courts. The classes range anywhere from Power of Juicing with a Shaman to Harmonic Vibrations Sound Bath set in a 3,000-square-foot yoga dome. There is certainly something for everyone at Two Bunch Palms. Summer is the ideal time to hit the reset button. Do something good for your mind, body, soul and spirit and book a stay at Two Bunch Palms.
Green Thumbs Up
In 2015, Two Bunch Palms was awarded Corporate Brand Dedicated to Sustainability by the Green Spa Network. Two Bunch Palms worked to redefine the wellness resort industry as a whole with their very own three and a half acre solar field, which is able to generate 100 percent of the resort’s electrical power needs through renewable energy!
Table for Two, Please
Enjoy a more intimate dining experience at the Garden House! Seating in this quiet and quaint 234-square-foot area is available upon request.
Suns Out, Fun Out
Two Bunch Palms offers all-inclusive specialty packages, which are perfect for a summer weekend escape! Summertime activities at the resort include water yoga, outdoor barbecues, poolside drinks and twilight spa treatments every Thursday from 3 to 9 p.m.
Two Bunch Palms
67425 Two Bunch Palms Trail
Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240
Ready, Set, Relax at Two Bunch Palms