Palm Springs, California

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When you think about taking a vacation in California, think Palm Springs. Located in Southern California's lovely Coachella Valley, this sunny desert community is protected on three sides by mountains that keep out the cool, moist coastal air and make the weather delightful any time of year.

As the world's ultimate playground, Palm Springs has the glamour, the history, the sunshine and the scenery to make it your perfect resort destination.

Year-Round Activities:

  • Golf
  • Tennis
  • Horseback riding/polo equestrian centers
  • Hot air balloon rides
  • Bicycling
  • Rock climbing
  • Fishing
  • Family fun park
  • Jeep tours
  • Festivals and fairs
  • Theaters
  • Museums
  • Sightseeing
  • Celebrity-spotting
  • Vibrant nightlife
  • Movies
  • Gaming and casinos


  • El Paseo, the Rodeo Drive of the desert
  • Palm Desert Town Center
  • Desert Hills Factory Outlet
  • The Gardens of El Paseo

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Accolades and Testimonials

"The results of the 2012 Condé Nast Traveler spa poll have been revealed and eight of our hotel and resort spas received recognition! Find out who made the list below." - More from Destination Hotels & Resorts

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