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Idaho's World Famous Hot Pools

430 East Main Street, Lava Hot Springs, ID 83246
+1 800-423-8597
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super fun with choices of temperature

We didn't know at first that each pool was a different temperature. The upper pools are too hot... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
JamieB0810
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Moab, Utah
Really nice and relaxing

Por ser generally clean, although some are cleaner than others. Went on a weekday so it was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Pablo H
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Salt Lake City, Utah
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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LOCATION
430 East Main Street, Lava Hot Springs, ID 83246
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+1 800-423-8597
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We didn't know at first that each pool was a different temperature. The upper pools are too hot for us, so when we found the cooler of the pools, it was much more enjoyable. I loved that they had different packages to choose from for...More

Thank JamieB0810
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Por ser generally clean, although some are cleaner than others. Went on a weekday so it was peaceful and relaxing.

Thank Pablo H
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've heard about Lava's hot pools for years. We got the day pass for Saturday. We went 3 times. It was quietest when we went in the morning. We went around 3 pm and then again 8 pm and both times were super crowded. I...More

Thank Brimarie19
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited the pools a Monday morning, very relaxing, it wasn't a lot of people and the pools were quiet. We enjoyed a lot our day at the pools.

Thank mah10000
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing way to spend Mother's Day weekend with the kids! We've decided to make this an annual tradition!

1  Thank Adrienne M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I were looking for something to break up our drive from West Yellowstone to Salt Lake City, so we planned to stop at the hot pools since we had never been in any. We only stayed about an hour but we found...More

1  Thank ChspkeGirl65
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Clean, quiet and therapeutic!!! Nice evening with the family! The dressing areas have heated floors and plenty of dressing rooms.

Thank Hollie066
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

These hot springs are very clean and very hot. We had a nice romantic time. They are busy but they are big as to accommodate. Perfect weekend trip!

Thank Bethany J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Idaho Hot Spring Pools were great. The facility was very clean and well worth the $10 admission charge. We visited several times for soaks. You can leave and return.

1  Thank escott63
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have always heard wonderful things about this place and we went as a family to see what its all about. When I first entered the water with my 2 year old I threw multiple plastic cups and pieces of garbage out of the pool....More

5  Thank 2btown
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
travelbuff0701
What are the hours and do you have to make reservations?
8 April 2017|
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Response from Halfpint93 | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Hot Pools hours are 9am to 10pm and till 11pm on Fridays and Saturdays. You do not need make reservations for the Hot Pools but room reservations with the lodgers in town are recommended.
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Silviane S
Best hotels to stay in? That's quite close by
6 March 2017|
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Response from geo_chic | Reviewed this property |
My preferred hotel is the Home Hotel which is nearly next door. Great rooms, great staff and within walking distance of nearly everything you'd want access to at this time of year. Granted it is at the opposite end of town... More
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Bonnie Davies C
Looking for a god campground for a RV
10 February 2017|
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Response from tinfish485 | Reviewed this property |
Both the KOA and Mary's Place campgrounds are walking distance from the hot pools. Both seem small, quiet and beautiful.
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