Set against a dramatic mountain backdrop and surrounded by spectacular desert vistas sits Indian Palms Vacation Club, a casual golf destination featuring spacious one- and two-story condos in the heart of the Coachella Valley. Guests at Indian Palms can enjoy access to an exclusive 27-hole championship golf course, one of the best in the Valley. After golf, relax in one of the two swimming pools, lounge in the hot tubs, or rejuvenate yourself with a massage, facial or spa treatment. At the end of the day, watch the spectacular desert sunset from the deck of your condo.
The spacious condo units have great views and are well-equipped with a kitchen that includes a full size refrigerator, dishwater and microwave, cable access, and data port connections. You'll also welcome the central air-conditioning and heating.
For something a little more indulgent, Howard Allen of True Lies, Heat and The Postman fame opened Howard's Hollywood Hangout, a cigar bar specifically designed to hang out, smoke a cigar and share good company. The Original Piano Bar Lounge at the Nest offers a great, relaxing environment, but if you're looking for hilarious variety acts and 'chorus' girls, the Palm Spring Follies includes a group of knockout glamorous beauties and celebrity guest stars.
A vacation at Indian Palms Vacation Club is ideal for any family. Abandon the vagaries of modern life to enjoy a quiet retreat and improve family communications or celebrate life with a series of adventures.
Beyond the resort, visit nearby casinos and Palm Springs, where guests can find specialty shops, distinctive dining options and countless outdoor recreational activities.
Or you can escape into the peaceful mountain retreats in Big Bear, considered the place where the pavement ends and the real west begins, Baldwin Lake Stables lets families and guests enjoy a variety of horses whether experienced riders or not.
In Palm Springs you can enjoy a thrilling cable car ride! The car shuttles visitors from the floor of the desert to the heights of Mt San Jacinto. Visitors may experience a severe temperature drop of up to 40 degrees along the way.
Discover some of the many hiking trails, with views that seem to have been created solely for camera enthusiasts! Palm Canyon is labeled one of the great beauty spots of Western North America, the indigenous flora and fauna offer breathtaking contrasts to the stark rocky gorges. With the barren desert as a backdrop, the moderately graded and paved footpath allows hikers to wind their way down into the canyon.
Located within the canyon is the Trading Post, a store selling refreshments, Indian art and artifacts, hiking maps, jewelry, baskets, weavings and pottery.
At Andreas Canyon you'll find over a 150 species of plants in the half-mile radius. Explore the scenic foot trail through the canyon; pass groves of palms and rock formations, some even containing Cahuilla Rock Art. Glancing down at Andreas Creek, visitors may even see the bedrock mortars used centuries ago for preparing food.
How better to truly appreciate the magnificent landscape canvas of Palm Springs than to rise above it? Join Balloon Above the Desert tours to savor a fantastic and peaceful experience. Floating effortlessly in a beautifully colored hot air balloon you'll see some of the most breathtaking and picturesque vistas outside of magazines.
Looking to delve deeper into the desert in a more personal experience? Then don't miss a Canyon Jeep Tour and roam the magnificent terrain. See the Joshua Tree Monument, Indian Canon and Wind Turbine! Marvel at the springs, palm groves, waterfalls and ancient trails that comprise the true canvas of the desert landscape.
Take a trip back in time on a Covered Wagon Tour and share in an experience of the lifetime. The early settlers made their way across the desert a century or more ago in similar vehicles and how better to get a close-up and personal look at the rich variety of flora and fauna that comprise the delicate ecosystem of Southern California desert.
Only a short drive away from Palm Springs, at Indian Palms Vacation Club you can make the most of the warm days and even more of the spectacular starry nights in this desert jewel of Southern California.