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Escape Crowds at a Luxurious Oasis in Death Valley This Summer

by Mary Melnick

Jun 13, 2024

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Destinations / North America

Don’t let the heat stop you from visiting Death Valley for a family vacation this summer. Despite the heat, summer offers perks in Death Valley, like fewer crowds, making the trip more private, affordable and secluded. Escape the crowds this summer and stay at The Oasis at Death Valley.



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The historic, Four-Diamond, mission-style Inn at Death Valley offers a variety of activities for travelers of all ages to enjoy. Beat the heat and visit the park in the morning or early evening, then spend time exploring The Inn during the day. Treat yourself to a spa treatment, lounge in a poolside cabana, browse the gift shop or educate yourself at Borax Museum. The property features 66 rooms, a fine-dining restaurant, cocktail lounge, balconies with views of Death Valley and the Panamint Mountains, colorful gardens, and a spring-fed pool with a pool café and cabanas.



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The hotel’s family-friendly sister property, The Ranch at Death Valley features 195 guestrooms and 80 one-bedroom cottages, perfect for family travelers. Check out the old-time soda fountain and ice cream parlor, where travelers can stay cool and enjoy a cold sweet treat. Dine at 1849 Restaurant for breakfast, lunch or dinner, or The Last Kind Words Saloon for the ultimate Wild West experience.


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