Palm Desert is located in the Western edge of the beautiful Coachella Valley at the base of the magnificent San Jacinto Mountains. This marvelous resort community is known for its tourist appeal with the many gorgeous golf courses, relaxing spas, modern architecture, and sunny weather. Ideal for family vacations and quick get aways Palm Desert has countless recreational activities. This vibrant small city is also the home to many retirees and snowbirds who come to Palm Desert as their warm weather retreat. Residents live in nice condos, townhouses and also sprawling stately estates with majestic mountain views. Visitors and residents appreciate the feeling of serenity and peacefulness of this desert oasis.