by Santorini Dave • Updated: December 5, 2018
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The 5 Best Family Resorts in Palm Springs, California
Newly-renovated 240-acre property with incredible mountain vistas and luxury amenities. Extremely family-friendly with large rooms and suites, and fantastic 2-acre water playground with lazy river, water slides, Jacuzzi, beach, and fountains. Huge spa, 4 restaurants, and 27 holes of golf. Most rooms sleep a family of 4. The king suites sleep a family of 5.
Family-friendly property with Spanish architecture and beautifully-manicured grounds. Excellent location close to the Air Museum, mall, city center, and 2 golf courses, and just a 10-minute drive to the airport. Most apartments and condos sleep families of 4 to 6 comfortably and have well-equipped kitchenettes. Some have a patio with BBQ. The resort has 8 swimming pools, 5 tennis courts, billiards, racquetball, cribs, mini club, bikes for rent, Jacuzzi, sauna, spa, and gym.
Modern and luxurious resort with 530 rooms, 7 pools, 5 restaurants, medical spa, tennis courts, and a water adventure ride. Located close to 2 top-rated golf course and shopping areas, the resort is pet-friendly and offers excellent kids programs for children aged 3-12. There are free bicycle rentals.
Good value kid-friendly resort in Palm Desert. Large group and pet-friendly rooms for longer stays. Fully-equipped kitchens but some furniture is a little old. Located a short drive from the zoo, casino, multiple golf courses, and shopping areas. Hotel offers grocery shopping, free WiFi, and complimentary buffet service, and has a heated outdoor pool, spa and tennis courts.
Historic resort and desert tennis academy. Suites with fully-equipped kitchens can sleep up to 6 adults. Resort has 5 pools, 5 whirlpools, 16 tennis courts, 2 restaurants and a bar. The hotel offers babysitting services (for a fee). Located 5-minutes walk from El Paseo it has easy access to several shopping and dining options. Shadow Mountain Golf Course is located next to the property.