Destination guide

Why people love visiting lively Coachella

The area's festivals and live music are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Coachella. Renowned for its riverfront, parks and restaurants, this city welcomes all visitors. River and Indian Wells Tennis Garden are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Coachella

Do you want to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Coachella a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Living Desert Zoo and Gardens (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Indian Palms Country Club (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Empire Polo Club (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Indio's Municipal Golf Course (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Desert Adventures Metate Ranch (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • PGA West Golf Course (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Coachella

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Coachella is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Rancho Las Flores Park (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Davis Sports Complex (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • South Jackson Park (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Lake Cahuilla Regional Park (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Bear Creek Trail (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Joe Mann Park (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Coachella

The nearest airport is in Thermal, CA (TRM-Jacqueline Cochran Regional), located 3.7 mi (5.9 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Bermuda Dunes, CA (UDD), which is 6.8 mi (11 km) away.

Where to stay around Coachella?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 3,625 vacation rentals near Coachella. From 1,918 Houses to 215 Villas, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Coachella for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Coachella?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Coachella:

  • La Quinta Cove: 1,927 vacation rentals
  • Terra Lago: 367 vacation rentals
  • Magnesia Falls Cove: 109 vacation rentals
  • Cathedral City Cove: 73 vacation rentals
  • Park Palms: 84 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Coachella?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Coachella. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Spotlight 29 Casino: 5,354 vacation rentals
  • Augustine Casino: 5,124 vacation rentals
  • Eagle Falls Golf Course: 5,498 vacation rentals
  • Rancho Las Flores Park: 5,454 vacation rentals
  • Palm Desert Country Club: 4,724 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Coachella listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Coachella?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 1,918 Houses in Coachella. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Coachella include:

  • Villas: 215 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 1,130 rentals available
  • Estates: 35 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Resorts and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Coachella?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 3,104 vacation rentals with pool available in Coachella. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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