Just at the junction of Palm Desert and Indian Wells, Desert Horizons is conveniently located between El Paseo and La Quinta with a very close proximity to the The Tennis Center. While golf is favored on this stunning course, this club is also considered very family centric and offers a range of activities for all ages and interests in addition to having a very active women’s club sponsoring monthly luncheons and numerous activities. There are elbow to elbow happy hours each Friday and live music many nights in season. Desert Horizons is currently under construction to upgrade the clubhouse, fitness, and tennis/pickleball facilities. The renovations are planned to be completed by October 2023.
- Built in 1980
- Course designed by Ted Robinson – 18 holes
- 510 homes
Welcome to Desert Horizons
Desert Horizons Country Club is one of the most centrally located, established clubs in the Coachella Valley. With an enviable location in the heart of Indian Wells, the community offers panoramic mountain views. It has been a home to the famous and less known, both simply wanting a beautiful place to thrive. Desert Horizons enjoys a reputation for being one of the warmest most welcoming clubs in the valley. Neither too big nor too small, the community is comprised of 510 homes. There are 288 attached homes and 200 single-family homes. With over 23 floor plans ranging in size from 2,300 to 3,640 square feet, there is a wide array of choices available. Additionally there are 22 Fairway Estate custom homes with larger square footage.
Fitness and outdoor activities are plentiful at Desert Horizons Country Club. The community has numerous pools and spas, a fitness center, bocce, tennis and pickleball courts with a campus pro available most of the year. The 18-hole golf course is recognized as one of the prettiest, championship courses in the valley. There is a driving range and practice areas as well as several USGA teaching pros available year round.
The social activities are abundant. One can choose from a variety of activities. Beyond golf there are options like wine club dinners, concerts on the green, a speakers series and court tournaments to name a few activities to build community and friendships. In addition, there is also one of the most established and active Women’s Clubs in the valley. With a full Board array and no fewer than 18 interest groups, there are choices that appeal to all. In season each month, there is a program luncheon. The club was also established with a component that supports several beloved charities and includes a scholarship for girls at the College of the Desert.
Owning in Indian Wells comes with resident perks. Each year home owners receive priority access to the Tennis Garden and a complimentary set of tickets to a game. Each spring the Desert Town Hall Forum brings speakers from all over the world to offer a series of lectures on wide ranging topics. “Off campus” there are numerous discounts at the Indian Wells Resort just down the street for golf, spa and restaurant dining. A safe enclave in the middle of a renowned mid-desert city, Desert Horizons maintains a full time security team inside the gates as well as concierge and HOA resources ready to serve. Only 20 minutes to the Palm Springs airport and 5 minutes to the celebrated El Paseo shopping district, our club is uniquely situated for both convenience and fun. Known for the friendliness and connection between staff and residents, Desert Horizons enjoys a reputation for warmth and well-being.
Just a few miles from Desert Horizons, El Paseo in Palm Desert offers a variety of shopping and dining experiences.
Country club social membership $260
Owners association monthly fees $840
Monthly dues services includes:
- 24/7 Security patrol and monitoring of alarms from our security command center
- Guest and vendor access program through security
- Fire and hazard insurance on homes (as built) excludes alterations or additions
- Maintenance and repair of original roof surfaces
- Exterior painting of original portions of each home
- Monthly exterior pest control service
- Maintenance, repair and replacement of common area landscape, lighting and irrigation of front lawns, side lawns and areas off back patios
Maintenance of common areas includes:
- Common area pools and spas
- Common area lakes and landscape
- Exterior common walls, gates and gate houses
- Streets and walkways
- 18-hole putting course
- On site association and sales office
*Services and monthly fees do not apply to homes in the Desert Horizons Estates. Please request an information sheet if you are interested in a custom home.
Desert Horizons Real Estate Agent
Cathy Muldoon is a real estate agent who specializes in helping people buy and sell homes in Desert Horizons.
For Cathy, real estate is about more than just the bottom line—it’s about building relationships. A natural networker, she has the innate ability to bring the right buyers and sellers together, resulting in swift and successful transactions.