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Desert Area Communities

Palm Springs

Andreas Hills
Andreas Hills the Bel Air of Palm Springs. This exclusive, gated neighborhood offers the grandest homes in the Palm Springs area. Located in the deep southern end of Palm Springs, Andreas Hills sits against the San Jacinto Mountains in the Indian Canyons, once the most scenic areas of Palm Springs. Andreas Hills offers a unique mixture of modern and contemporary homes in a serene and peaceful setting.

Andreas Hills real estate is one of the most sought-after addresses in Palm Springs. It is located on the 6th fairway of the Indian Canyon Golf Course, and offers easy access to downtown shops and restaurants as well as hiking trails through the fabulous canyon area. Nestled in the shadows of the San Jacinto Mountains, residents in the Andreas Hills community can enjoy panoramic views of the mountains and rugged canyons. Some of these homes offer a 360-degree view of the surrounding natural canyons and majestic mountains.
Las Palmas Heights
Offering breathtaking views of Mt. San Jacinto, Las Palmas Heights rises like a phoenix in the desert. This community of nine luxurious homes is naturally nestled into the rugged landscape surrounding Palm Springs. The modern architecture offers luxurious living in a natural setting complete with infinity pool and spa treatments. The Las Palmas Heights community is located on a private gated street in the older section of Palm Springs. Offering panoramic views of the surrounding desert and mountains, these nine custom homes combine the best of modern and traditional California architecture by local architect James Cioffi.

The magnificent Las Palmas Heights offers the most sophisticated amenities in the rugged setting that Palm Springs is famous. Each of the nine homes is custom-designed creating a unique community located on a cul-de-sac overlooking Las Palmas. Each home is located on an oversized lot that offers the best in outdoor and indoor entertaining. Whether you love formal entertaining or just a cozy evening with the family, life in Las Palmas Heights has everything you need from spectacular pool and spa to outdoor barbeque kitchens for outdoor entertainment and home theater systems complete with surround sound and WiFi connections and a stainless steel professional kitchen. These unique homes offer all the amenities for entertaining friends and family and enjoying peaceful days with the kids in the warm California sun.
Little Tuscany – Palm Springs
Located in central Palm Springs, Little Tuscany offers the best of the old charm of historic Palm Springs. Palm Springs real estate seldom seen, Little Tuscany features a mixture of contemporary, historic, and modern designs. Many communities in Palm Springs have been home to stars, Little Tuscany is no different. The estate of Robert Young, the star of Marcus Welby is located in the Little Tuscany area as well as a former home of Elvis Presley. When thinking of Palm Springs, most people picture a playground for the stars.

The homes in Little Tuscany offer a magnificent view of the San Jacinto Mountains. The proximity of Palm Springs provides the convenience of city life mixed with the quiet and serenity that only Mother Nature can provide. Little Tuscany is located in the hillside area of Palm Springs and is known for its large boulders in the landscape and the quiet narrow streets. Little Tuscany continues to be one of the most popular luxury home areas of Southern California.
Old Las Palmas
Old Las Palmas grew from a citrus grove to one of the most famous areas of Palm Springs in the mid 1920's. Within walking distance of downtown Palm Springs, this luxurious community has been the home to Liberace, Donna Reed, Mary Martin, George Randolph Hearst, Alan Ladd, and Kirk Douglas, to name a few. Old Las Palmas features architecture by Palmer and Krisel, Paul R. Williams, A. Quincy Jones, and William Cody. Each home is located on sprawling landscapes, the creations of man and nature coming together in splendid fashion.
The celebrity homes of Old Las Palmas remain some of the most sought-after Southern California real estate. Many of the older homes have been refurbished to combine the old-style charm with the comforts of today. These gated estates offer safety, comfort, and pizzazz in the shadows of the San Jacinto Mountains. Most estates boast large swimming pools, spas, and almost any comfort the heart could desire including celebrity status amidst the natural beauty of the desert.

Located minutes from downtown Palm Springs, Old Las Palmas is one of the ‘must-have’ addresses in Palm Springs. The community was formed in 2005, under the banner of the Old Las Palmas Neighborhood Organization striving to maintain quality living conditions while encouraging residents to work together for the good of the neighborhood. The Old Las Palmas Neighborhood Organization has a security committee as well as a beautification committee to ensure the beauty of the neighborhood and safety of the residents.

Vista Las Palmas
Vista Las Palmas is a quiet neighborhood located just minutes from downtown Palm Springs. A 15-minute walk from downtown brings you to this private neighborhood nestled at the bottom of the San Jacinto Mountains. Formerly known as the Beverly Hills of Palm Springs, this neighborhood was once the stomping grounds of the Rat Pack, Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, and Sammy Davis, Jr. as well as many other notable people. Elvis and Priscilla Presley spent their honeymoon in a spacious and luxurious home in Vista Las Palmas.
Still home to many famous stars and writers, Vista Las Palmas has once again become one of the prime areas for Palm Springs real estate. The Vista Las Palmas community boasts around 375 homes with varying architectural designs. The most prominent design is William Krisel's mid-century contemporary, rectangular, spacious homes featuring a variety of facades. Some homes have brick walls while others boast wooden or decorative concrete block screens. You can find a variety of roof styles, including low-gabled roofs, butterfly roofs, or folded plate roofs. While this is the prominent style in the Vista Las Palmas area, you can also find double A-frame homes reminiscent of Swiss chalets. Most of these homes were designed by J.C. Dunas and Charles Dubois.
The Movie Colony
Near the center of Palm Springs, the Movie Colony is located east of Palm Canyon Drive across from Old Las Palmas, a few minutes walk from downtown Palm Springs. The Movie Colony is ideally located and at one time the home to many of Hollywood’s movers and shakers in the movie industry, primarily the reason for its name. This area of prime Palm Springs was once the home of such notables as Cary Grant, Jack Benny, Harry Cohn, and David O. Selznick of Gone With The Wind fame.
Movie Colony is made up of around 170 homes and two parks. The Ruth Hardy Park has 8 tennis courts, a basketball court, 2 volleyball courts, 2 play areas for children, and ample picnic tables and parking. The Wellness Park has a ¼ mile loop for walking or jogging, 5 exercise stations, and four gardens including a meditation garden, healing garden, fragrance garden, and memorial garden. The Movie Colony has a neighborhood organization to oversee the upkeep of the beautiful community as well as to ensure that residents are safe.

Rancho Mirage

Artisan is located near Los Reyes and Tamarisk in Rancho Mirage, California, the community boasts custom and semi-custom floor plans. Artisan homes were built between 2002 and 2004.  Half-acre to three-quarter-acre lots provide plenty of breathing room to soak in some of the more scenic views of the area. 
Artisan offers homes with models named after reputable artists like Van Gogh.  This community was constructed by Ministrelli Developments, a well known luxury home builder placing instant trust in the integrity of the development. The custom high end details and effort that go into Artisan homes are truly spectacular. 

Models come in a variety of elevations with three to five bedroom options, square footage ranging from 3,200 and 6,100 square feet. 
Bella Clancy
Traditional classic Italian design and architecture, designed and built by John Wessman and Mario Gonzales. This beautiful residential development offers all the amenities and features one could ever expect for truly gracious and elegant living. A gated community known as one of the most beautiful planned residential developments the Valley convenient to luxury shopping, fine dining and entertainment.
Wessman/Gonzales have incorporated their 70 years of craftsmanship and experience to develop a most attractive and authentic Tuscan Village within the Clancy Lane district of Rancho Mirage. Wessman and Gonzales with their Architect visited Italy to research Tuscany villages and incorporate Tuscan design and architecture for this neighborhood. These estate villas of Bella Clancy include cobblestone roads, natural stone pavers in all driveways, courtyard, backyard and pathway. The general feeling of the entire community is one of European tradition accented with modern convenience. The beauty and charm of the design and craftsmanship is breath taking.
The best in luxurious living Rancho Mirage has to offer. The craftsmanship and design of these homes have been being perfected for over a quarter of a century with the finest details standard in this rich, vivacious neighborhood. Homes range in size from 3,200 square feet to 4,400 square feet, and are all single-level homes.
There are three floor plans to choose with three different exterior elevations; Santa Barbara, Tuscan, and Andalusian providing nine elevations in this 27 home development.

Mirada Estates
The mountain-top community is surrounded by over 270,000 acres of untouched wilderness and breathtaking views. The community got its name. Mirada means "look" or "view" in literal Spanish translation. The views offer 360 degrees of beauty, from the luscious Coachella Valley below to the mountains that surround Mirada Estates on all sides. This small neighborhood is designed to blend into its surroundings, providing an untouched appearance that is unmatched elsewhere in the world. The homes of Mirada Estates each have their own unique design and floor plan, custom built by homeowners and developers with a high standard of integrity in the architecture and overall appearance. Vacant lots are available to create your own custom estate with mountainous serenity.

Mission Hills Country Club Mission Hills offers an exclusive, resort-like feel to all its members and homeowners. A combined 54 hole golf course with three championship holes, full service practice facilities including a grass driving range and 4 putting greens, this Club is a golfer's dream. In addition to golf, the country club also offers 29 tennis courts in a top-rate complex complete with its own clubhouse, croquet courts that have won national awards, and a brand new spa and sports complex that is 17,000 square feet of state-of-the-art luxury, a pool complex, and a majestic clubhouse that sprawls over 55,000 square feet and provides stunning views of mountains and desert scenery.

The Mission Hills Country Club has dedicated itself to serving its community for the past 35 years, with a focus on luxury and serenity with its gorgeous mountain setting. The private club offers many years of tradition and a passion for excellence among its staff and members alike. Their members want the best, and the club provides nothing less. The facilities at this club are unmatched, and it is known as one of the premier clubs in the Coachella Valley. Although Mission Hills Country Club is a private club, it is open to the public for membership as well.

Legacy Homes
Legacy at Mission Hills offers 126 acres of land surrounding the Dinah Shore Golf Course. All homes in this development have golf course frontage, which provides the elite country-club feel and style that many desire so deeply. Although the area was originally designed to have over 500 units of both attached and detached single family homes, the design was scaled back to allow for only a little more than 300 lots that all offer a quarter acre lot and a view of the golf course.

Legacy at Mission Hills homes feature 156 properties located on the fairway of the Pete Dye Challenge Golf Course. There are six different floor plans to choose from, ranging anywhere between 1,900 square feet up to nearly 4,000 square feet. There are two different home collections to choose from: the Classic Collection and the Vintage Collection. While the Vintage collection offers more square footage and a higher price tag, nothing will match the quality and design of any of these luxurious desert estates. The homes were built between 1997 and 2002, and all include $510 monthly Homeowner's Association fee that includes a social fitness membership to the Mission Hills Country Club.

Morningside Country Club
Claim ownership to Morningside Country Club and live amidst the desert and mountains. Morningside Country Club is located in the beautiful area of Rancho Mirage, CA.  Members and homeowners have the ability to overlook breathtaking views of snow-capped Mt. Gorgonio and Mt. San Jacinto. 
The clubhouse is the centerpiece of an 18-hole Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course, which was actually the first course Jack Nicklaus designed in the Southern California desert resort cities area.  Club bylaws provide for a maximum membership of 300 full members. The golf course offers guests the best private golf and country club experience available in the desert area.  The course features 155 acres in all of perfectly manicured turf with 20 acres of lake; 14 of the 18 holes have lakes illuminated at night. 

Sterling Estates
Sterling Estates is a private gated residential community offering stunning views, customized homes worthy of estate status. The custom-designed homes were built by Foxx Homes. Fox Homes use the utmost quality and craftsmanship in their construction and design. Each home in features a contemporary desert style, along with sophistication and estate-sized lots. The exquisite details are what set these homes apart from the rest.
The homes were designed by David Prest of Prest/Vuksic Architects with the same high standards in design and workmanship following their reputation as a premier architectural firm. Foxx Homes is well known for their multi-million dollar custom homes in other elite neighborhoods such as Cypress Pointe, the Quarry, Thunderbird Cove, and Bighorn.

Tamarisk Country Club
Tamarisk the ultra-modern 18-hole golf course and country club once host of the Bob Hope Chrysler Classic a club known as one of the best in Rancho Mirage while challenging for both amateurs and professionals alike, and has hosted almost every professional golfer over the years.
The golf course includes a par-72 course, 7,000 yards of play as designed by William F. Bell, William P. Bell, and John Harbottle III, all members of the ASGCA, the course opened in 2005 and has a rating of 74.5.
Tamarisk Ridge provides modern, ultra-chic luxury living. Homes in this neighborhood are situated on ¼ to ½ acre lots, averaging between 2,500 and 5,500 square feet of pristine, lavish living space. The homes have all been designed and custom built by the renowned architects and builders. br /> The Springs
Founded back in 1975, The Springs Country Club has done quite well for itself to say the least.  It quickly established itself as a country club that featured a rich social and cultural environment.  Thanks to the location near exclusive shopping venues and restaurants along with breathtaking views, there truly is a little bit of something for everyone at The Springs in Rancho Mirage.

This private, member-owned country club is ideal for those looking for a comfortable getaway from the rest of the world.  It is a place where you can kick back and enjoy life to the fullest while savoring every moment of it.  At the end of the day, it gives you the opportunity to enjoy the finer things in life while enjoying camaraderie.
As you begin to look at Rancho Mirage Real Estate , you will find there are homes in the Springs Country Club ranging from $350,000 to $1.1 million.  Some of the homes in the area are completely remodeled with high end finishes.  The location is terrific and you could not ask for better weather with highs in the mid-80?s already in the middle of March.
Thunderbird Country Club
The Thunderbird Country Club is a very notorious piece of history in Rancho Mirage, California. From being the birthplace of golf carts in 1954, to the cream of the crop in name-dropping and luxurious living, the Thunderbird is a well known establishment that has been popular to the likes of Frank Sinatra, Bob Hope, Ginger Rogers, and even Presidents Eisenhower and Ford. In its early days, the
was THE place to be for celebrities and millionaires alike; with homes in the area ranging in price from $1 million all the way up to $7.5 million, this is definitely a place only for the elite.

Eventually, the Thunderbird Country Club became worn down and tired, losing much of its rich and famous membership to newer, fancier establishments. In order to ensure that the club would be around to entertain people for years to come, the owners decided to remodel. Altevers and Associates Architects were assigned to create a new, improved version of the original that would keep its charming, majestic appeal, while catering to a more modern society and membership. Robert J. Altevers was responsible for drafting the design; he dug into the history of the club to preserve the original environment while adding all the modern amenities.
Thunderbird Heights
 Thunderbird Height is a gated community that rests on a hillside, close to the Thunderbird Country Club. The neighborhood was first established in the 1950's, and offers a medley of classic styled homes, remodeled classics, and new construction. Being located in the center of Rancho Mirage makes Thunderbird Heights a very desirable neighborhood in which to live. And as for convenience, there is a tunnel that runs under highway 111, which directly connects residents to the Thunderbird Country Club.

The country club offers a par-71 classic course that's been around just as long as the community has. As one of the oldest courses in the desert, it was remodeled in 1987 but still serves as THE place to be for the rich & famous, as well as celebrities. Thunderbird Heights is also the former home of Frank Sinatra, which explains why there is a street named after him in the Rancho Mirage neighborhood.

Homes in Thunderbird Heights vary greatly in price, but are going to be some of the most elite homes in the area. If you want a slice of desert paradise in a famous neighborhood that offers luxurious homes, both old and new, you should expect to pay between $975,000 and $3.2 million. Most of the homes were built in the sixties and seventies, but there are many remodels and new construction projects available to you as a buyer. One thing is certain; if you're looking for the most well-known, exquisite setting for gated community living, Thunderbird Heights is what you want.

The Villas of Mirada
The Villas of Mirada are located above the desert, with scenic views of the mountains, the Coachella Valley, a fitness facility and exclusive clubhouse for residents only. The community is guard gated, as well, allowing for a sense of security that many people don't get. Homes are modern in design, and uniquely built for each homeowner, but all strive for the highest standards in architectural perfection and design. Averaging around 3,500 square feet, these homes are some of the most luxurious you'll find in the entire Rancho Mirage area.

So what is a little slice of heaven going to cost? If you can find properties available in this desirable neighborhood, you can expect to pay $2.3 million to $2.9 million for your ownership in the Villas of Mirada. Just to give you a glimpse of the luxury involved in this community, there is currently a home on the market in this neighborhood that boasts over $700,000 in upgrades.

These homes contain exotic stone materials, custom cabinets, and Tuscan design and architectural elements that are unseen elsewhere. The homes offer two main floor plan designs; there is a design with three master suites and a den, or a four bedroom, four bath home. No matter what option you choose, one thing is certain: you'll never find a better home in a more pristine, exquisite neighborhood than you will find in the Villas of Mirada.

Waterford is a 40 acre community situated in Rancho Mirage, within walking distance of four premier country clubs in the neighborhood: Morningside Country Club, The Springs Country Club, Thunderbird Country Club, and Tamarisk Country Club. It is also within walking distance of the renowned Annenberg Estate. The Waterford community is made up of 61 homes, which are all single family homes built in 2001. The properties range in size from 4,700 to 5,500 square feet, and are all single-level units. There are four bedroom units that include two and three car garages, a gated community, tennis courts, and customized design schemes that are as elegant and majestic as the views in this area.
At the center of this community is a five-acre lake that offers small islands for privacy, and allows nearly half of the Waterford homes to be lakefront properties. The lots in this community are estate sized lots, which guarantee that you'll have the majestic home you've always wanted. With over 800 mature palms and professional landscaping, this community provides a more park-like setting than many neighborhoods in the area. The building sites in this community average more than 18,000 square feet, which allows for privacy for its residents, as well as adequate space to build the home of your dreams.
Homes in the Waterford community range in price from $1.5 to $1.7 million. That's a small price to pay for the elegance, distinction, and serene privacy of this desert neighborhood. The community also boasts a small park, with two lighted tennis courts and other features that were designed with luxury and excellence in mind. If a country club isn't always the right place, this community allows you to enjoy the amenities of tennis and exercise without having to become a member of the club.
Of all of the homes in Rancho Mirage, Waterford offers some of the best landscapes, serene views, and accessibility.

Palm Desert

Bighorn Country Club
If you are a lover of golf, spectacular scenery, and beautiful homes with amenities, the residences at
 are some of the most gorgeous properties in the Coachella Valley. With two unbelievable golf courses sporting features and amenities beyond belief, this is a neighborhood anyone, golf lover or not, would love to live in. One word describes Bighorn Golf Club; Beauty. Beautiful vistas, beautiful golf, and beautiful homes are abundant. Not only is it beautiful, everything you need is within minutes from your home.
As far as the golf goes, Bighorn Golf club offers two championship 18 hole golf courses, the Mountains course designed by Arthur Hills and the Canyon Course by Tom Fazio. Both course are well known and have been the venue for many televised tournaments. There is a huge fully appointed clubhouse with amazing views, the pro shop has been awarded amongst the top 25 private shops for the last seven years and there is a five star fine dining restaurant on site. Golf hosts are available daily and there are four driving ranges, not to mention four golf pros on staff! There is also a junior golf program available.

Not into golf? No problem. Bighorn Golf Club has plenty of other activities to keep you busy. There is a tennis program featuring; professional lessons, weekly clinics, and tournaments. For work out buffs there is a gigantic fitness center which comes fully adorned with a spa and salon. There is even a wine and culinary program you can take part in. There are numerous seasonal events to keep you active at Bighorn Golf Club as well, with weekly e-mail blasts to keep you abreast of all the happenings.
Indian Ridge Country Club
If you're looking for a community that exudes, country club lifestyle reflecting desert luxury, then look no farther than Indian Ridge. It's easy to see why Indian Ridge is one of the most sought after country club communities in Southern California. Golf addicts will be understandable lured in by the two Arnold Palmer designed golf courses. If tennis is your game, there are twelve hard surface and two clay courts available, ten of which are lit for night time games. There is even paddle tennis courts and croquet lawns.

The residences at Indian Ridge are a testament to living well. These decadent homes all boast beautiful panoramic vistas of the mountains and fairways, and come in many different styles and sizes. The neighborhood itself is breathtakingly Southwestern in design, with a touch of Tuscan reminiscence thrown in for good measure. Indian Ridge's physical location is the most central and convenient in the Valley, so you are close to anything you could possible need. And, of course, being a gated community, safety is never an issue. Also, because Indian Ridge is encased by three mountain ranges, the area is protected from coastal air pollution and inclement weather. This location is perfect for enjoying outside activities all year long.

The amenities offered by Indian Ridge Country Club alone, should draw you into the neighborhood. In addition to the fabulous golf and tennis, Indian Ridge offers two club houses; the Main Club House and the Sports Club House. The Main Club House is a paragon of taste with 180 degree views of the golf course and breathtaking architectural design. The Main Club House is the center for most of Indian Ridges social gatherings and features a full service bar and grille. The Sports Club House is where you will find the Health & Fitness Center complete with its own tennis and sports pro shop, saunas, steam rooms, whirlpools, and cold water plunge pools. You can even schedule a massage at the Spa Services.
Ironwood Country Club
Ironwood Country Club is a paradise for golfers. It's not too shabby for tennis players either! If you're looking to live in a beautiful setting that allows you to inter mingle your passion with your lifestyle, you need to consider Ironwood Country Club. It is certainly one of the best places in Southern California to enjoy gracious, active, country club living. If golf, tennis, fitness, and socializing dominate your lifestyle, Ironwood Country Club is definitely for you. You'll be amazed at all it has to offer.

For golfers or every level, there are two courses; the North Course and the South Course. North Course is an annual qualifier for the US Open, but as an Ironwood Country Club member you get access any day and every day. If you're an avid golfer this is the course for you. The South Course although shorter on distance, is a favorite for the accurate player. Both course offer beautiful desert and mountain views. Practice you short game and bunker shots at the Ironwood practice facility. It's sure to take strokes off your game. If that doesn't work you can always get advice from the trained professional in the Pro Shop.

There are 14 tennis courts at Ironwood Country Club, including a stadium court for tournaments. Clinics, lessons, and events are offered throughout he season. Ironwood Country Club's 10,000 square foot fitness room is start of the art. There are spa rooms, weights, group exercise classes, and locker rooms. Everything you need to keep up your fitness. And, staff is always available to advise on machine use, and class schedules. The social events at the clubhouse will keep you almost as busy as the golf, tennis, and fitness center with daily, weekly, and monthly activities. Enjoy dining and libations amongst friends, right on site.

Estates at Desert Springs
These beautiful Estates homes are located in the grounds of the Desert Springs JW Marriott Resort & Spa in Palm Desert. These 34 home sites at the Estates at Desert Springs are located behind a private guarded gate. Homeowners can enjoy all JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort amenities including 2 great golf courses, posh health club and spa, tennis, pools and spas, restaurants, room service, housekeeping and concierge services. Simply dial the concierge for restaurants, room service, tee times and maid service.

You'll hit it off beautifully at Desert Springs two exceptional 18-hole championship courses, set against the towering backdrop of the Santa Rosa Mountains. Both the Palm and Valley courses were designed by acclaimed architect Ted Robinson, known as "King of Waterscapes."

On both 18-hole courses, you can take a high tech drive in one of our new golf carts with state-of-the-art navigational and computing systems. Right from your cart, you can use your onboard computer to view graphic layouts of each hole, compute exact yardage to the pin, monitor pace-of-play, and solicit tips from the course's pro on playing a particular hole. The result is faster playtime, lower scores, and a more enjoyable game. In addition, your lunch or snack can be ordered as you tee off from the 18th hole and be waiting for you at Sand Trap & Wedge for the perfect end to a great round.
Luxury and convenience is what Venezia is all about. Venezia is a gated community of beautifully designed homes located at one of the most prestigious addresses in Palm Desert. The neighborhood offers serenity and peace amongst beautiful Italian, Spanish and Tuscan designed homes of various sizes and amenities. The physical location itself offers access to all the components needed to live a full and active lifestyle. This is the perfect setting for the ultimate residence, right in Palm Desert.

One of the best features of living at Venezia is that the Desert Willow Golf Course is minutes from your home. Here you will find two award winning courses renowned for their beautiful mountain vistas and challenging fairways. Desert Willow was rated 4.5 stars out of 5 in Golf Digest magazine. You are invited to take private lessons, attend clinics and seminars at the new Palm Desert Golf Academy, or just enjoy the camaraderie of your fellow golfers in Desert Willow's spectacular clubhouse. There's even a kid's program for the budding golf pro in your family. And, of course for any supplies you may need; just pay a visit to the pro shop and they will set you up. Every golf day will seem like a vacation at Desert Willow and it's all right down the street from your lovely home at Venezia.

It's not just the golf that is convenient in this community. Because of its central location, Venezia is close to everything you could need. Palm Desert elementary, middle and high schools are close by, and are considered excellent educationally. All your shopping can be done in the El Paseo shopping district, or if you prefer; the Westfield Shopping Mall where you will find premium retailers of every possible category. All this is within minutes of Venezia. For entertainment, visit the McCallum theatre, or the Living Desert. You will be happy to know, the Eisenhower Medical Center is nearby as well, in case of emergency, or just routine medical appointments.

Indian Wells

Desert Horizons Country Club
Desert Horizons Country Club is a traditional equity private club with excellent facilities in an outstanding community. A beautiful mature Golf Course surrounded by views of the Santa Rosa Mountains.

A challenging golf course designed by world-famous architect Ted Robinson, five night-lit tennis courts, a brand new fitness center and some of the best dining in the desert, members enjoy frequent social activities in the 40,000 square foot clubhouse.

Indian Wells Country Club
Living in the community of the Indian Wells Country Club offers a state of luxury and serenity that is unmatched in this area. The Club offers two elite championship golf courses, known as the Classic Course and the Cove Course. The Classic Course was designed by Eddie Sussalla in 1956 and planned by himself and the other founders of this elite Club community: Desi Arnaz, Paul Prom, Linn Johnson, Earl Murphy, Milt Hicks, Bill Worthing, and John Curci. The par 72 course features almost 6,500 yards of playable fairways and holes, and offers a slope rating of 127. This course was the original home to the Bob Hope classic for more than 40 years.

The Cove Course is an 18-hole championship course that was built many years after the Classic Course. It offers players over 6,500 yards of play with a par 72 and a 121 slope rating. The Cove Course at Indian Wells Country Club was also designed by Eddie Sussalla, with help from Ted Robinson, Sr. Both courses feature exquisite landscapes, water features, and stunning views of the mountainous region in which the Club is situated.

Homes in the Indian Wells Country Club community offer frontage on both of these courses, and have been providing luxurious golf community living to their residents since 1956. The Indian Wells Country Club has been dubbed the "Fun Club of the Desert" since it was first built. In addition to the golf courses, the Club features golf groups, a golf academy, four private dining areas, and a full calendar of events for its members.br /> With a 70,000 square foot clubhouse, the Indian Wells Country Club has something to offer everyone in the elite realm of country club membership. Members are chosen very carefully, and new members are only welcomed by invitation of a current member of the Club. If you are interested in joining the the Indian Wells Country Club, but have no acquaintances at the club, you can contact the director to see about getting a membership.

The Reserve
The Reserve is a premium golf community situated on the 18-hole championship course of the same name. The community was designed and built in 1999, and is located in Indian Wells at the foot of the Santa Rosa Mountains. The Reserve offers golf, tennis, swimming, and fitness facilities designed for the elite 21st century user, along with a Tuscan-style clubhouse featuring dining both indoors and out. This is truly the cream of the crop in country club living. You can purchase a new home or a re-sell from a current owner starting around $2 million. That's a small price to pay for the serene desert, mountain, and golf course surroundings.
TThe Reserve focuses on privacy, luxury, and a serene environment, indicative of the desert lifestyle. The club features 21 holes of golf that were designed by Weiskopf and Moorish, a well-known elite design team. The fitness center at The Reserve is noted to be one of the best in the valley, and membership is included in your home ownership.

There are 250 homes in this community, and all of them provide a sense of luxury, serenity, and a custom feel, whether you're building a custom home or buying one that's already been built. From villas to bungalows and other custom homes, there is something for everyone at The Reserve. There are a few remaining lots that can be purchased and developed, but these are going fast. The location is perfect for residents; you are given a quiet desert lifestyle and surroundings, but are located conveniently near El Paseo, for all of your dining and shopping needs.

Golf membership requires $250,000 equity, along with just under $20,000 in dues each year. Homeowner fees are in the $650-$800 price range, and homes are valued between $1.5 and $9 million, depending on the size, scope, and design. You can also find custom lots, which are valued between $800,000 and $2 million, on which you can have a custom-designed home built for you. br /> These homes are providing the best in luxury to those who desire the luxurious lifestyle in a serene desert setting. Square footage on these homes varies greatly, but you can expect anything from 2,500 up to 5,000 square feet. Whether you wish to design the home of your dreams, or you simply want to purchase a pre-existing home, The Reserve offers a little slice of desert paradise for everyone who's interested.
Toscana Country Club
Toscana Country Club is situated in Indian Wells, California. Toscana is the latest in private country club communities in this area, and features a Jack Nicklaus golf course, a private equity club, and an array of amenities that cater to the elite members of this gated community. The homes in Toscana community are designed to be reminiscent of Italy, Spain, and early California design. You can find homes that range in size from 2,700 square feet to 5,400 square feet or more, depending on which floor plan best suits your needs. Built by the Sunrise company, these homes are the pinnacle in luxury living, with home prices ranging from $1.3 million to $3 million.

There are three different floor plan collections in the Toscana Country Club community, with the most modest averaging between 2,700 and 4,000 square feet.
The Amalfi collection features six different home styles to choose from, each available in the Early California, Italianate, or Tuscan finish. These are the homes that offer the least square footage of the Toscana Country Club community, but there is nothing small about these exquisite homes.
The Bellagio Collection offers a little bit more for those looking to increase their square footage and overall presence in the community. Square footage on these properties ranges form 3,600 square feet to 4,500 square feet, and the collection features six different floor plans and home styles, all with the same exterior finishes as the Amalfi collection. There are also different versions of the available finishes on the more expensive floor plans.

The final collection in this majestic community is known as the Cortona Collection. These are the most luxurious homes in the Toscana Country Club community, with sizes from 4,900 to 5,400 square feet, and featuring our different floor plans to choose from. The finishes are the same as the other collections, although some of these homes offer extra finishes, including slight changes in design and color of the exterior of the home. Ultimately, your home can be as simple or as majestic as you want it to be, with a simple change of the exterior color or design.

If you're looking to build a custom home, Toscana Country Club still offers a few home sites that are estate sized and prime for building. They offer majestic fairway and mountain views, and start around $1.2 million. You'll be able to choose from any of the floor plans offered by the community for your property, or design your own custom home, provided that it is approved by the Homeowner's Association.

The Vintage Country Club
The Vintage Country Club offers majestic mountain views, a serene desert setting, and a passion for excellence and luxury in the design and location of their homes. The club began in 1979, and is beautifully located, situated at the foot of the Eisenhower Mountain in Indian Wells, CA. Located just 15 miles Southeast of Palm Springs, the Vintage Country Club sprawls over 712 beautiful acres of rolling California desert.
The luxurious living is only made better by the natural beauty of its location. The Vintage Country Club offers two Tom Fazio championship golf courses, and a notable tennis, swimming, and fitness center to their members. The club also features five acres of waterfalls and lakes, along with a luxurious clubhouse that sets the standard in premier country club community living.

There are five styles of homes available in this golf community, ranging in size from 2,000 square feet all the way up to 4,200 square feet. The homes feature many different styles, but all have a certain air of luxury and a majestic appearance to offer those who desire the best in desert living. The Cottages at Vintage are an attached community, offering 6 2,200 square foot units per building, and an old-world hacienda style environment. Each property includes private pools, spas, and barbecue areas that are exclusively for the use of the homeowners. You'll also find a two-car garage, along with a golf cart garage for easy storage and commuting to the course, which is located within walking distance of these luxurious homes.

The Terraces at the Vintage Club Indian Wells are single-level condominiums, available in sizes ranging from 2,300 to 4,100 square feet. The building features three stories, placed above an underground parking facility, along with a pool and cabana area for residents only, complete with dressing rooms and a barbecue area. The majestic design of these units was made to allow for stunning views from every unit, angle, and balcony.
Patio homes in this community use oversized windows and doors for more natural light exposure, providing a true oasis feel in your Vintage Country Club home. Starting around 2,800 square feet, homes in this area generally come completely furnished, and with fully landscaped lots that make you feel like you're in a tropical oasis. The majority of these properties include a private pool and spa area, and offer carefree living thanks to included landscape and pool maintenance.

The Desert Homes collection features individual homes that start around 4,000 square feet, and are situated on half-acre elevated lots for maximum views and enjoyment. Some homes are situated lake-side, while others border the Desert Course at the Vintage Country Club, so buyers can choose which best suits their needs. Most homes in this collection are move-in ready and fully furnished with designer furnishings.
The Vintage Club Indian Wells offers something for everyone looking for a little bit of luxury in a gated community setting. There are even a few custom lots left, ranging in size from 15,000 up to 25,000 square feet, where you can build the home of your dreams.

La Quinta

Andalusia at Coral Mountain
Andalusia at Coral Mountain offers unique combinations of elevation and plans, finished with a fine level of luxury. Homes range in price from about $1.3 million upwards to $2.8 million.
The architectural environment is one of the Spanish accent of the southern region of Italy throughout this new luxury golfing community. The dramatic guardhouse and the spectacular Racquet Club & Fitness Center shows the heritage of the old days with the beautiful arches, sunny courtyards, cool patios, and painted tiles.
Private homes in the Andalusia at Coral Mountain community all have the same type of architectural theme and include wide views of the fairway and sparkling lakes that line the private championship golf course. This course is one of two planned for the Andalusia at Coral Mountain.

More than 80,000 lush vegetation types exist including mature trees, flowers, and lush plants. They are found throughout the Andalusia at Coral Mountain landscape of the East Course championship golf course. Hundreds of the most beautiful date palms sway in the breezes here. Olive trees are grown to be an honor to the Spanish namesake the club holds. A monumental rock waterfall is the welcome site for players as they reach the 18th green. Five sets of tees are available and allow play from 7,521 yards from the back tees, to the 5,489 yards towards the forward tees, will fit within the experience level of any golfer.
Griffin Ranch
This was once acreage on the personal estate of Merv Griffin, located in the La Quinta area. The Griffin Ranch, made up of 242 acres, offers a master community created to please equestrian lovers. The equestrian theme will suit those who have a love of horses and also those who are looking for a more sophisticated setting. The community began it open selling on May 2007 with the first community homeowners taking residence in November of the same year.

This gated community offers a guarded entry way. The Griffin Ranch has a collection of four residential units each offering 14 floor plans of single story residences. These four designs are know as the Campania Collection, Castilla Collection, Madeira Collection, and the Sevilla Collection. The architectural styles are much sought after and show off the Monterey, Spanish Colonial, Andalusian, Italian Farmhouse, and Contemporary Mexican designs.

Each interior offers not only the best in quality details but also have interiors that range from 2,609 square feet to a wonderful 5,629 square foot home offering the choice of a three or four bedroom layout. A few unique plans can accommodate a library, wine rooms with a walk-in design, vaulted ceilings, wet bar, courtyard, tiled entry way, detached casitas, and loggias. Kitchens of Epicurean style are created by the use of wonderfully spacious islands, counter tops of granite, cabinetry designed by Euroline, butler's pantries, walk-in pantries, top of the line GE appliances, and morning rooms.
Mountain View Country Club
Mountain View Country Club is an Arnold Palmer signature designed golf course, created with the highest standards. The great golfing community of Mountain View Country Club, and its course is planned deliberately to be in constant and perfect harmony among the desert landscape of La Quinta, CA. Mountain View Country Club residents will enjoy the view of the preserved natural surroundings that make up the lush golf course fairways. Majestic Date Palms surround the course which are indigenous to this area. MVCC also provides a driving range and putting green and pro golf shop located in the clubhouse itself. All these amenities combined create the unique experience of this La Quinta Luxury Real Estate.

The Arnold Palmer signature 18 hole golf course fairways flow effortlessly through this community providing each home with a beautiful view of the lake and golf course or the Santa Rosa Mountains that surround it. The landscape of the community, to include the open areas of natural space, were designed to keep the natural beauty of the area while giving the feel of a community living environment to all those who experience it.
The Mountain View Country Club clubhouse is the perfect place for neighbors to get together for parties, outings of golf, and other events and activities that can be found when combining estate living with the country club environment. The Mountain View Country Club fitness center and spa give you all the things needed to keep an active lifestyle while holding on to the Old World Charm and atmosphere. The fitness center and spa have the latest equipment to provide strength training and cardiovascular training. Also available are personal trainers and aerobics rooms to keep the members of this community in top physical shape and reaching their individual fitness goals.

The design of the Palmilla is bold in its design of homes on showcase. It is situated among the most breathtaking shimmering lakes and original metal sculpture creations and exquisite plush desert landscape. This wonderful community has gotten national acclaim.
The community of Palmilla is the winner of the "Best in American Living" award, which is a prestigious award given by the National Association of Home Builders in conjunctions with the Professional Builder Magazine. Palmilla was also singled out as the "Best Single Family Detached Community in America" by the well known Builders Choice. Recently, the community of Palmilla won the 2005 Honor Award for Best Design by the American Society of Landscape Architects.
Homes offered in Palmilla La Quinta bring award winning features to the homeowner including elegant French doors, stone veneer, interlocking pavers, lush landscapes, and spacious covered patios. The interiors are expertly crafted to include raised fireplaces, built in buffets, closet organizers, sunken wet bars, and dramatic coffered ceilings.

PGA West
You will meet with only the most spectacular master planned country club community here at PGA WEST. This community was established in the year 1984 and is set in the beautiful La Quinta area only minutes away from Palm Springs. PGA WEST is a resort and recreational development spread across 2200 acres. This span include world class sports like golf, fitness, and tennis. PGA WEST is host to six amazing golf courses to include the newest, Greg Norman golf course.

You will be able to feed your need for a great game of golf and be able to enjoy and relax in the diverse recreational and social gatherings offered to PGA WEST members. There are three clubhouses giving variety in the venues you can choose from. You will be able to find the right place to meet with friends or guests and have an entertaining evening or be part of the many social events which are hosted by this community in the beautiful desert. The state of the art Health and Racquet club is ready to fill your fitness needs. If you love tennis, you will love to practice and play like a pro here on the three playing surfaces available.
Time has carved PGA WEST between one old mountain and one old mountain range in North America. This gold destination is definitely geographically blessed and symbolized by the Coral Mountains which go up on the sides from the shell clad floor of the desert below. There are distinct markings of the ancient ocean that once existed here showing how the designs golf visionaries and nature can work together to create a paradise location.

You will be able to leave the car at home and walk to any of the courses located in the area. This means six days of golf playing enjoyment. PGA WEST community will surround with 109 holes of championship golf in the six courses. There is a course by Tom Weiskopf, Arnold Palmer, Greg Norman, Jack Nicklaus, and Pete Dye who are golf legends in their own time.

Rancho La Quinta Country Club
When one enters the Rancho La Quinta Country Club, they will experience the euphoria of finding their own private oasis. The land sends out the feeling of finding a charm and rare beauty not experienced any other place. Citrus groves and date palms greet you as you arrive and provide a guide through the tiled past leading you to the past. The beautiful and tall entry walls will bring welcome to you with the bright colors draping down the artfully created structures in the bougainvillea.

The Rancho La Quinta Country Club is a discovery like no other. This community is what the essence of early California living was like with gracious living spaces. The service here is exemplary and the original architecture will guide you from the real world stresses to the calm and serenity of the past. The dramatic entry gives way to a magical path leading to some of the finest golf courses in the country. The desert landscape is the perfect backdrop for the countries finest Racquet Club & Fitness Center. You will cherish the fact that you can call Rancho La Quinta your own special place on earth. The choice in homes is also offers as much diversity as the surrounding landscape and environment.

When you consider the worlds greatest golf courses, the only name to consider is Robert Trent Jones, JR. This renowned architect has been the designer for many of the championship courses located in every type of climate and geography you can think of. This includes the Thailand tropics all the way to the Rocky Mountains. He has worked in Japan and also in Washington DC. Courses were designed in the Hawaii lava fields and in Moscow. He is now creating exciting and beautiful courses that are bringing positive reviews from those who have experienced the game first hand. Rancho La Quinta is ready to welcome you home.
The beautiful majestic Santa Rosa Mountains offer you a majestic view and backdrop. The golf courses come out easily from the desert floor. The easy dunes give way to the bunkers, mounds, and dramatic slope of the greens, giving players a challenging game of golf no matter what level they are in. The ability to shoot a variety of shots exist here. Waterfalls, citrus groves, and lakes give you the interesting visuals as you play through and also need careful strategies to make the shot.

The Citrus
The exclusive and prestigious Citrus Country Club is well known for its storybook setting of beautiful and fragrantly scented citrus groves. To add to the charm of The Citrus at La Quinta is the top quality golf courses and wonderful environment surrounding you. There is a tradition and warmth that has made this community a legend. The Mountain View Country Club is nearby as well as Palmilla next door.

The Spanish Colonial style of architecture is wonderfully brought to life with splendid archways, signature blue trim, and bright bougainvillea throughout the clubhouse. Members use the clubhouse area to gather together to talk with each other about the golf games or about the day in general as they take part in some of the most exceptional cuisine created by Chef Kevin Lau, a classically trained chef.
The View is the perfect setting for members to reminisce about the times they have had while apart from each other. They can lay about taking in the desert sun around the crescent shaped pool containing three lap lanes for those who take swimming seriously. Only steps away from the glistening pool is the fitness center outfitted with state of the art equipment.

The Citrus Gold Reserve is made up of twelve Luxury Estates that are designed and personalized by the TMC Company Incorporated at The Citrus Country Club in La Quinta. Each Estate is distinctively created with stunning timber and stone accents giving rise to an open "Santa Barbara caress.

The Citrus Gold Reserve is a lavish, new concept introduced to the Citrus.  Each estate boasts a 1,200 square foot basement accommodating such luxuries as a wine cellar, cigar humidor, or any storable items which would require a controlled environment. The masterfully crafted bedrooms are generously proportioned allowing designers the flexibility to create an intimate space or a simpler, more utilitarian area.
The considerable bathrooms gleam with resplendent glory. Fresh marble splashes fully extend developing a finished appeal for those accustomed to a sophisticated lifestyle. The Gold Reserve Luxury Estates incorporate a minimum three car garage with a separate golf cart garage, allowing for ample space to protect the other treasures our clients might enjoy.

Innovative concepts include the Casita designed for the most discerning guest.  The Casita is a generous two bedroom dwelling rich with details to make even the most discriminating guest or family member cozy in abundant comfort. In addition to these great features, each Estate also includes an ample media room, a great room, indoor/outdoor fireplaces, and many other fine amenities throughout the home.
The Hideway
The Hideway Country Club is a luxurious golfing community spanning out across 600 acres in the La Quinta area. There are two championship golf courses, which were designed by Clive Clark and Pete Dye. The Hideaway, offers upscale living and estate homes designed with a custom or semi custom feel. It depends on what your prefer and what you want to make your experience here as special as possible.

The Hideaway La Quinta is selling its available residential areas quickly. It is becoming a popular place for individuals because of its excellent service and wonderful amenities offered to members and their guests. Most importantly, its popularity has grown because of the amazing social life the club offers to anyone who takes the leap to live in this community.

Members of The Hideaway in La Quinta community range in age from middle thirties upwards to the eighties. The club, itself, is one of the younger clubs in the Valley. It offers a breathtaking view of the Santa Rosa Mountains and challenging golf experience with two courses of play. Not only can you experience a great game of golf with associates or friends, you can enjoy the relaxing atmosphere all around this desert location.

The Clubhouse is designed to inspire a Spanish style feel. Located inside is the exclusive spa, restaurant, gym, and wine room. The wine room is available to accommodate 20 individuals comfortably for private parties and other special events. Golf outings and theme parties are only a small sampling of the social life to be experienced at The Hideaway. Golf is the main sporting experience at The Hideaway Club but tennis offering a world class professional is available in season.
The Quarry
The Quarry is one of the most world recognized private and secluded golf communities is The Quarry in La Quinta. This community is situated amongst the Coachella Valley. It is set at the base of the foothills in between the Santa Rosa Mountains and The Coral Mountains making it a lovely choice.
This exclusive community has only a limited amount of extraordinary custom homes and sites. Each is exquisite in their craftsmanship, innovation, and design. The panoramic views of the mountains, course, and city lights are breathtaking. The Quarry La Quinta residences here blend smartly into the beautiful colored canvas of the desert landscape behind. No other place in the world can top the breathtaking landscapes this area offers.

The warm embrace of this majestic desert hideaway is extraordinary. Combine this with the award winning golf course named for Tom Fazio and you have simple perfection at its finest. It is one of the best kept secrets in La Quinta.

Tom Fazio took an old gravel pit, dynamited it, and out of the ruins, created the the Quarry in La Quinta. This layout contains beautiful lakes and waterfalls. The beauty and challenge of this creation has brought this special course a place on the 100 courses in America as listed by Golf Digest.
The tee markers keep with the name of the course as they are made from chunks of black obsidian for black, shades of calcite are used for the blue and white markers, rose quartz is used for the reds. Uniqueness is what this course is famous for as well as the challenge you will find to enhance your game of golf.
The Quarry in La Quinta, an 18 hole golf course, named the Quarry course, gives members and guests 7,083 yards of the best golf game around. The longest tees are created for a par of 72. The course is rated a 73.7 and has a slope rating on the Bermuda grass of 135. This course was opened to its guests in 1994 after being specifically designed by Thomas Fazio, ASGCA. There is no better place to experience a world class round of golf than at The Quarry in La Quinta.

The Tradition
The Tradition is thought to be one of the finest estate and golfing residential communities. This prime location has not been surpassed in spectacular views and privacy by any other. The mountain and desert views are unmatched anywhere in the area because of its high elevation above the desert floor.
One of the finest golf courses, which has been designed by Arnold Palmer himself, is located here. Multi-Million dollar estate sized houses are the key to bringing luxury and the old world charm to this country club community for which its reputation is built. The decor and design of these homes is truly unique in itself. Each home has taste and elegance to fit any personal style choice.

Legends have been made at the Tradition Golf Club. This championship course is nestled in the La Quinta cove and is a private golf club for members and guests situated in what was previously an old ranch. Because of the history behind it, the Tradition has a solid foundation for being of the highest quality.
This course, at the Tradition, is an 18 hole championship course. Here you will find a 9 hole Par 3 designed especially by Arnold Palmer. Those who play golf here will experience a rewarding game no matter the skill level you possess. Lush green landscape and breathtaking views of the mountains surrounding the course await. There is a feeling of beauty and class that pushes the mind away from this being a desert golf course.
The Madison Club
The Madison Club is a new private residential community offering an exclusive country club environment with exceptional golf facilities. The Madison Club offers a very limited number of home sites and memberships, all with a modern interpretation of California's classic old-line country clubs. The Tom Fazio golf course echoes the design characteristics of the finest traditional private clubs set in a classic parkland featuring dense stands of mature trees, generous fairways and cascading water. It is all surrounded by La Quintas dramatic desert mountain vistas and limited to 225 private-equity members by invitation only.

The 18-hole "Madison" course at the The Madison Club facility in La Quinta, California features 7,426 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 72.  Designed by Fazio Golf Course Design, the Madison golf course opened in 2007. Mike Abbott manages the course as the General Manager.  A very exclusive and very private country club.

The developer is the Discovery Land Company, who recently developed the adjacent property, The Hideaway. 
At the Madison Club, estate homes adorn large custom lots with deep setbacks to preserve the tranquility and privacy of the quiet lanes lined by mature shade trees, adding a quiet elegance to the neighborhoods. Real estate opportunities at The Madison Club are limited to 193 custom estate home sites, with an average lot size of 3/4 acre. In addition, 27 villa homes by Discovery Builders will range in size from 2,500 to 3,500 square feet. Five clubhouse member suites, offering luxury accommodations within the clubhouse area will be available for short-term visits by members and their guests.

Additional club amenities will follow in the time-honored traditions of classic country club living, and will include:
  • World-class spa facilities
  • Resort-style swimming facility
  • Fitness center
  • Fine and casual dining
  • Championship caliber tennis courts