Built in the early 1950s as a production retreat for the cast and crew of “A Place in the Sun” starring Elizabeth Taylor and Montgomery Clift, the hotel by the same name is a favorite of many loyal long-time guests.
Las Fuentes means “The Fountains” in Spanish, and owner Don Karvelis has nestled the four unique fountains that decorate Las Fuentes Inn and Gardens in Palm Springs within a botanical extravaganza of almost 300 desert plants and cacti.
Colt's Lodge, a newly redesigned and renovated 11-room hotel located in Palm Springs' historic Deepwell Estates area, takes advantage of new owners Jon Nelson and Frank Young's design and theater backgrounds to create a fresh, new look.
It requires little more than a glance at a Coachella Valley map to see that the City of Rancho Mirage occupies an enviable spot. If a gigantic bull’s-eye were to be placed over the center of the valley, Rancho Mirage would easily rest inside.
In the past year, the City of La Quinta has experienced a resurgence in economic development activity — demonstrating that the Gem of the Desert remains a prime destination for work, play and quality of life.