Destination guide

The desert setting of La Quinta is ready to explore

The desert and mountains create a pretty picture of La Quinta. This relaxing city is known for its sporting events, golfing and spas. River and Indian Wells Tennis Garden are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around La Quinta

Do you want to find things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes La Quinta a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Living Desert Zoo and Gardens (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • PGA West Golf Course (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Empire Polo Club (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Indian Palms Country Club (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • The Golf Club at La Quinta (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Desert Willow Golf Resort (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the desert landscape and other natural features in La Quinta

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, La Quinta is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Moorten Botanical Garden and Cactarium (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)
  • Bear Creek Trail (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Lake Cahuilla Regional Park (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Joe Mann Park (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Palma Village Park (5.4 mi / 8.8 km)
  • South Jackson Park (5.6 mi / 9 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around La Quinta

The nearest airport is in Bermuda Dunes, CA (UDD), located 5 mi (8 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Thermal, CA (TRM-Jacqueline Cochran Regional), which is 8.6 mi (13.9 km) away.

Where to stay near La Quinta?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 4,787 holiday rentals near La Quinta. From 2,337 Houses to 463 Villas, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near La Quinta for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to La Quinta?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in La Quinta:

  • La Quinta Cove: 1,888 holiday homes
  • Desert Club Estates: 115 holiday homes
  • Topaz: 93 holiday homes
  • Griffin Ranch: 191 holiday homes
  • Rancho Ocatillo: 123 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to La Quinta?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in La Quinta. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • La Quinta Resort Mountain Course: 1,808 holiday rentals
  • PGA West Golf Course: 5,796 holiday rentals
  • One-Eleven La Quinta Centre: 7,426 holiday rentals
  • Lake Cahuilla Regional Park: 5,759 holiday rentals
  • The Golf Club at La Quinta: 5,033 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around La Quinta listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in La Quinta?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 2,337 Houses in La Quinta. Our other popular types of La Quinta holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 463 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 1,433 holiday houses
  • Townhouses: 143 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Estates and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in La Quinta?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3,957 holiday homes with pool available in La Quinta. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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