Palm Desert is the geographic center of the Palm Desert, a fast-growing region of southern California that comprises nine cities. Palm Desert has evolved into a vibrant small city that today is the educational, retail, and cultural hub of the Valley. Whether you come here to spend a weekend or a lifetime, you’ll never run out of things to explore - including plenty of free activities. With an abundance of resources available to residents, Palm Desert is also a great place to call home.
Relaxation to recreation, you can do it all in sunny Palm Desert - or you can sit back and do nothing at all. From five-star resorts to budget-friendly hotels, world-class golf to incredible art and architecture, Palm Desert is an oasis of excitement in the heart of Southern California’s famed Palm Desert.