The player is able to sleep inside the Siesta Lean-to only during the day. Doing so will advance the time to Dusk and set the player's current temperature to 15 °C, but only if the player's temperature is above 35 °C, this makes it very handy for Summer, where Heat is the most prominent threat and dusk and night are a lot shorter than the other times of the day. Functioning similarly to the Tent, sleeping in the Siesta Lean-to will restore 60 health and 50 sanity at the cost of 25 hunger and has 6 uses.
- A siesta is a short nap taken during midday in some countries with hotter climates.
- Wickerbottom can not use the Siesta Lean-to due to her insomnia.