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Make Palm Desert your next getaway—choose from 32 great Palm Desert Vacation Rentals

Palm Desert is a family-friendly town located in the Coachella Valley, offering a relaxing and peaceful getaway in the gorgeous California climate with the outdoor enthusiast in mind. Hiking, biking, nature-watching, and more are all at your fingertips when you book a stay in one of our Palm Desert vacation rentals!

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Palm Desert vacation rentals for every getaway

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Alluring Palm Desert Retreat 3D Tour
3 Bed | 3 Bath | Sleeps 6

Alluring Palm Desert Retreat - Palm Desert, CA

From $450
Torrey Pines & Palms 3D Tour
2 Bed | 2 Bath | Sleeps 4

Torrey Pines & Palms - Palm Desert, CA

From $159
El Paseo Tuscan Villa 3D Tour
3 Bed | 3.5 Bath | Sleeps 8

El Paseo Tuscan Villa - Palm Desert, CA

From $500
Hanging In Palm Desert 3D Tour
4 Bed | 3 Bath | Sleeps 10

Hanging In Palm Desert - Palm Desert, CA

From $375
Desert Luxury Getaway
5 Bed | 5.5 Bath | Sleeps 10

Desert Luxury Getaway - Palm Desert, CA

From $250

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Recent Palm Desert vacation rental reviews

This home is well equipped for everything you will need to live comfortably. The outdoor areas are especially nice with a beautiful and very private pool and spa. The neighborhood is quiet and very well taken care of. The home is conveniently located to all of the activities we enjoy in the desert including hiking, shopping, enjoying the Beauty of the Desert and fine dining. The kitchen is well equipped with everything you will need for an extended stay as well.
Carla R. | May 2021
Loved this spacious home, which accommodated my 3 adult kids and their “significant others” While they worked from home during covid. Great location near Civic Center Park, with tennis courts and jogging paths👍
Molly H. | May 2021
This, on the whole, was a very nice enjoyable place for a Palm Desert retreat. We used the backyard/pool extensively. Vacasa was very responsive to our requests. As to the negs: some of the floor mats at the doors were filthy. The linens were very used and should have been changed. I could not get the cooktop to boil water. All this said, we were wanting to book the place again for next year the last week of April and first two weeks in May. These weeks are really part of the off season. Despite that the owners, I assume, wanted to raise the daily rate 34%. We were not willing to meet the new rate. Frankly, it was ridiculous. There are plenty of places available jist as nice or nicer for less money. Too bad. We would have rented it annually.
Dave S. | Apr 2021

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Where are our Palm Desert vacation rentals?

Located in the heart of the beautiful Coachella Valley in Southern California, Palm Desert boasts spectacular views of the San Jacinto Mountains. These vacation homes and condo rentals are just 14 miles from the bustling resort town of Palm Springs, where you can ride the Aerial Tramway up to almost the top of San Jacinto Peak, and share breathtaking valley and mountain views with the whole family.

Interstate 10 swings right through the Coachella Valley, so you can easily drive 15 minutes northwest to Cathedral City to see the Fountain of Life or the historic Mary Pickford Theater. For a revitalizing soak in a mineral pool or a spa day, head half an hour northeast to Desert Hot Springs. All the treasures of the Coachella Valley are within easy reach of our centrally-located Palm Desert vacation rentalsor condos.

Things to do near our Palm Desert vacation homes

The spectacular hikes around Palm Desert can keep you busy for days. Of course, visiting the famous Joshua Tree National Park will only heighten your love for the outdoors with its exquisite flora and fauna, but Palm Desert has even more to offer. The Living Desert Zoo and Gardens is a zoo and botanical garden the entire family will swoon over. Escape the desert heat by enjoying the water slides and sparking pools at the Palm Desert Aquatic Center, or head out for a thrilling off-road tour through the desert.

From Guillermo's Mexican Restaurante for amazing chicken fajitas to the burger lover's dream at Grill-A-Burger, you'll find a delicious eatery for every taste in Palm Desert. For a special night out, Cork Tree California Cuisine offers seafood, rack of lamb, wine, and even live entertainment.

Get to know a different side of Southern California by heading inland to one of our serene Palm Desert vacation homes or condos, and find much-needed recharge from daily life.

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