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Golden Era-Inspiration at La Quinta Resort and Club

A favorite retreat for stars of Hollywood's "Golden Era" and inspiration for Frank Capra's film, "It Happened One Night," La Quinta Resort and Club is nestled against the majestic Santa Rosa Mountains. La Quinta remains the destination choice for today's discriminating traveler. Amenities include five award-winning golf courses, 23 tennis courts, spa with 35 treatment rooms, kids club, concierge, business center, and several restaurants serving gourmet Mexican cuisine and robust Californian fare. With 535 fireplaces, 41 pools, 53 hot tubs, 23 tennis courts, 7 restaurants and 5 golf courses, La Quinta Resort and Club offers the ultimate Southern California resort getaway!

  • Wifi
  • Restaurant Onsite
  • Pets Allowed
  • Property Size 796 units
  • Conference Facility
  • Kids Allowed
  • Nearby City Palm Springs
  • Nearby Water N/A
  • Open Dates All Year


La Quinta Resort and Club provides a unique and untraditional layout that is remarkably conducive to an overall incredible experience. The resort offers ballrooms and meeting rooms, 43 acres of rich lawns, historic guesthouses, tree-shaded courtyards, and an endless choice where you and the creative staff can set up an environment to cater to your needs. Whether small or large, La Quinta has the versatility to accommodate up to 1,400 attendees and to customize any meeting or conference within its 190,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor space.


Swimming, tennis, golf, ping pong, walking, biking, exercising, dining, shopping, laughing, and playing, whatever you want!. When it comes to the finding the idyllic getaway for the entire family – pets included – there is no better choice than La Quinta Resort and Club. The 45 acres of resort grounds are designed for families to escape and embrace the outdoors.


Bring the whole family together for a truly unforgettable reunion. La Quinta Resort & Club's wide variety of exciting activities and spacious accommodations offers you and your loved ones the perfect place to meet and catch up on each other's lives. The adults will love the five onsite golf courses and the ten tennis courts, while the kids will be entertained at the pool and movie theater. Together, you can all indulge in a delicious family dinner at one of the resort's seven restaurants!


Ninety holes of golf heaven await at La Quinta Club and Resort. These five, award-winning courses are scattered below the serrated edges of the Santa Rosa Mountains make this resort a very desirable destination for the adventurous golfer. Great golf packages are available to help streamline your planning.


This tranquil retreat in the Land of Eternal Sun captures the essence of quiet hacienda-style living. On land purchased from the native Cahuilla Indians, designed by renowned architect Gordon Kaufman, and made by scores of artisan craftsmen, La Quinta was born. Today, having expanded into a relaxed playground for championship golf, world-class tennis, fine dining and blissful spa experiences, La Quinta will always remain a secluded desert escape!


Celebrate the start of your new life together with a romantic vacation at La Quinta Resort and Club. This luxurious California destination is the perfect place to unwind after the excitement of your wedding day; the breathtaking desert scenery with the Santa Rosa Mountains as your backdrop is sure to set the stage for your honeymoon. Do as much or as little as you'd like together - relax at the pool or hot tub, play a round of golf, or head off on a biking trip. To cap it all off, indulge in soothing treatments at the onsite spa, and treat yourselves to incredible meals at seven onsite restaurants!


If 535 fireplaces, 41 pools, 53 hot tubs, 23 tennis courts, 7 restaurants and 5 golf courses doesn't scream luxury, then nothing does. La Quinta Resort and Club invites you to challenge yourself on the links, indulge in your choice of fine restaurants, relax via the spa or hot tub, or whatever you want. Your luxurious desert escape awaits at La Quinta!

Pet Friendly

La Quinta Resort and Club is the perfect escape for the entire family, including the four-legged ones. The resort elevates the pet-friendly experience with the PAWS La Quinta pet experience. With over 45 acres of open grounds, casitas and suites with private walled patios and yards, and all the amenities of PAWS La Quinta, Fido will be able to experience a California desert escape like you!


La Quinta Resort and Club is full of all the unexpected pleasures that makes it the perfect romantic getaway! Spend your days with your significant other by playing tennis, golf, enjoying a meal at any of the resort's seven restaurants, or unwinding at the spa and more. Fall in love all over again in the California desert.


Awaken your senses and feel fully rejuvenated at the Spa La Quinta. Only the latest and most effective technologies are utilized to fully cater individual treatments for you and to ensure your new found state of total relaxation. Spa La Quinta also provides a family experience offering a KidSpa menu and a pampering suite for your four-legged friend.


Priding itself on embracing the spirit of the untraditional, La Quinta Resort and Club can cater to your unique wedding needs. A ceremony under the desert stars, a private dinner party in the hills, a quiet dance beside our waterfall, or even opt for the more traditional ceremony, the expert planners look forward to pull together your ideas, wishes, and dreams to make your dream day a reality. Tie the knot in style at La Quinta!

Villas and Condos

At La Quinta Resort and Club, true hacienda-inspired hospitality is incorporated in every detail, right down to the signature traditional ristra awaiting you upon arrival. Choose from tastefully-appointed romantic suites, spa villas, and casitas. Many are equipped with fireplaces, private patios, pool access, and each evoke its historical past while keeping up with today's modern comforts.

Additional Information

  • Fitness Center
  • Swimming Pool
  • Golf Course
  • Hiking
  • Wildlife & Nature
Room Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony
  • Fireplace
  • Hot Tub
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Live Entertainment
  • Photography
  • Shopping
  • Sightseeing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center
  • Concierge
  • Meeting Room(s)
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Programs
Languages Spoken
  • English

Nearest Airports

  • Palm Springs International Airport (PSP) / 14.9 miles
  • Banning Municipal Airport (BNG) / 35 miles
  • Brawley Municipal Airport (BWC) / 66.4 miles

* Not all airports listed here may be open to public use, or service commercial flights

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