La Quinta Resort & Club Real Estate and Information

La Quinta Resort & Club Real Estate and Information

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In 1926, Gordon Kaufmann created a unique refuge at the base of the Santa Rosa Mountains where the rich and famous could hide from the masses. The adobe cottages he built in what was once called "Marshall's Cove" far surpassed his vision and has grown to a large community, encompassing 796 small homes and villas, pools, spas, and tennis courts. On the La Quinta Resort & Club property, you will find retail stores, restaurants, and all the golf you could want. The Government of Singapore Investment Corporation acquired La Quinta Resort & Club, PGA West, and 3 additional properties in 2013. Hilton Hotels Corporation manages the hotel operations.

Shopping and Dining

Ten exclusive shops grace the La Quinta Resort & Club, including Karen Kane, Michael Kors, and Joseph Ribkoff for the finest in women's fashions. Ralph Lauren, Tony Bahama, and Adidas serve the men, while Roxy and Quiksilver are favorite destinations of younger guests. Mountain & Dunes Pro Shop and PGA WEST Greg Norman Pro Shop offer fashionable golf wardrobes and equipment. Spa La Quinta leads the way with pampering services not only for women and for men, but it also offers a special KidSpa menu and a special suite for canine friends.

Seven restaurants offer a wealth of dining options from the contemporary American menu at Morgan's in the Desert to the fresh pub fare Ernie's serves by the casual fire pit. Twenty6 offers updated comfort food made from season ingredients for fresh options. Adobe Grill brings you spicy tamales with amazing margaritas from over 100 tequilas. MD Grill, Wallaby's, and Centre Court Cafe are also excellent choices.

Golf, Tennis and Recreation

La Quinta Resort & Club offers six courses with 90 holes of golfing pleasure to please the most ardent golfer. La Quinta Resort Mountain Course challenges you with 6,732 yards and a rating of 72.9. The La Quinta Resort Dunes course is 6,712 yards with a par of 72 with a greedy lake at the 17th hole. The Bob Hope Chrysler Classic takes place at the TPC Stadium Course at PGA West. A lengthy 7,300 yards with a 76.1 rating and 150 slope, taunts the finest golfers in the world. The Jack Nicklaus Tournament Course at PGA West is a grueling 7,204 yards with at rating of 75.3. The Greg Norman Course at PGA West offers 7,156 yards rated 75.1. Juniors and beginners enjoy the La Quinta Express Mountain Course of 3,732 yards and the Dunes Course with 3,886.

Tennis is also a main attraction of the La Quinta Resort & Club. Long sunny days allow ample time for playing. The club features 23 courts and offers private instruction. Other activities available on the property are swimming, bike rentals and running. The kids enjoy the movie theater, tram, and the polo field.


Real estate opportunities at La Quinta Resort & Club include several developments including the Spa and Tennis Villas built in 1999. Los Estados at La Quinta Resort is a gated community of detached homes along the Mountain Course. The Santa Rosa Cove gated community offers condos along the Mountain Course. Custom homes grace the Enclave and Enclave Mountain Estates areas, also along the Mountain Course. The Dunes golf course features several gated communities including Duna La Quinta, Haciendas at La Quinta, and La Quinta Fairways. Condominiums and single family homes are available in each development. Legacy Villas is a newer community located nearby featuring condominiums and town homes.

Schools, Health and Transportation

La Quinta Resort & Club properties are part of the Desert Sands Unified School District, offering La Quinta High, Summit High, a continuation school, La Quinta Middle School, Colonel Mitchel Paige Middle School, John Adams Elementary, Horizon, Benjamin Franklin, and Harry S. Truman elementary schools. La Quinta High carries a 9 rating with Great Schools for excellence in education.

Eisenhower Medical Center and JFK Memorial Hospital offer the nearest emergency medical centers. Desert Valley Primary Care Associates also serves La Quinta Resort & Club in an urgent care capacity.

La Quinta is connected to the rest of southern California via Interstate-10. LAX, John Wayne and Ontario airports are typical hubs when travelling to the area. Air travel is also available through the Palm Springs International Airport. The Jacqueline Cochran Regional Airport located in nearby Thermal, offers a quick way in and out of the valley. Owned and maintained by Riverside County for public use, it is a convenient alternative to larger facilities.

If you are thinking about buying or selling a home, give us a call at (760)567-7822 or send us an email to explore your options and to find out when is the best time for you to make a move.

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Kathleen O'Keefe Galigher
50100 Avenida Vista Bonita
La Quinta CA 92253
(760) 567-7822

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