This property is located in the secure gated community of Mountain View at Mission Lakes. The neighborhood is approximately 6 years old, clean and quiet. Within a few blocks of the house are 2 community pools, heated for year round use. There are tennis courts and basketball as well. This community is nestled against the San Bernardino Mountains, overlooking Palm Springs and the Coachella Valley.
The Mineral Waters
Desert Hot Springs is well known for its mineral waters and full treatment spas. The local hotels and spas offer an incredible variety of massages and treatments to soothe and rejuvenate visitors who seek out the remarkable healing waters. For a very reasonable charge, spend a day and be pampered.
Summer often sees daytime temperatures between 106 ? F (41.1 ?C) and 112 ? F (44.4 ?C), with overnight lows ranging from 77 ? F (25 ? C) and 90 ? F (32.2 ?C). The summer months are warm, but comfortable because of the low humidity due to the elevation above the rest of the valley. Desert Hot Springs is 1,185 feet. There are more than 330 days of sunshine per year. The winter months are warm, with daytime highs often between 73 ? F and 86 ? F (23 ? and 30 ? C) and night time lows of 50 ? to 60 ? F (10 ?-16 ? C). The average amount of precipitation per year in Desert Hot Springs is 5.23 inches.
Mission Lake Country Club
The local golf course is Mission Lakes Country Club. It is situated about 5 blocks from the house. The course always seems to be in good condition with mature landscaping and fast greens. There are 3 mountain holes that add a bit of challenge to the round. The Sand Wedge is a great place for a quick breakfast or lunch. This course is really a hidden gem.
While there is many thing to do in the Coachella valley, golfing is the main event. With aprox. 125 golf courses in the Palm Springs area, it is a paradise vacation area for duffers of all skill levels.
Joshua Tree National Park
The park is a great day for a day long drive, for some hiking or even camping. It is a great place to visit on a hot summer day. The temperature is much cooler as this park is at a high elevation. Hike up one of the small mountains and you can see for miles and miles. Don’t be surprised to spot Big Horned Sheep during your climb.
Cabazon Desert Hills Premium Outlets Shopping
If you enjoy shopping at name brand stores without paying name brand price, you need to visit the Desert Hills Premium Outlets. Only 20 minutes away from downtown Palm Springs West on I-10, you will find over 150 world’s famous brand name outlet stores, Boss, Uggs, True Religion, Burberry, Giorgio Armani, Versace, you name it. You will get 20% - 75% cheaper on fine brands at great low prices.
Every year in January Palm Springs hosts the International Film Festival. Join in and get a chance to view your favorite stars.
Coachella Valley Music Festival
The month of April brings 2 weekends of awesome music and the best party environment this side of Mardi Gras. Party hard and ride the shuttle back and forth to Coachella.
Within a 2 hour drive is Karlsbad beaches, Disneyland, San Diego Harbor and Sea World.