The Westin Mission Hills Golf Resort & Spa


71333 Dinah Shore Drive, Rancho Mirage, CA, 92270, United States   •  Weather:   

Local Time Phone 760-328-5955 Hotel Reservations 888-627-7086


Enjoy The Many Palm Springs Attractions Near Our Resort

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Discover hundreds of exciting things to do near The Westin Mission Hills Golf Resort & Spa. Our resort is located in Palm Springs valley, just six miles from Palm Springs International Airport, and near an array of Palm Springs attractions. Explore Rancho Mirage and La Quinta; enjoy museums, high-end restaurants and exciting adventures. Take a joy ride on the Aerial Tramway. Immerse yourself in the art, culture and history of Palm Springs, California. Our resort setting positions you near tourist attractions and popular entertainment venues. Browse our list and start planning your getaway to Palm Springs today.


Palm Springs International Airport (PSP)


The Westin Mission Hills Golf Resort & Spa is located just six miles from the Palm Springs International Airport (PSP). It is serviced by most major airlines. We are located 78 miles from Ontario International Airport. Get directions from Southern California airports.


Agua Caliente Casino

Spend a day at Agua Caliente Casino and try your hand a Lady Luck. Enjoy all the latest slots and card games. Take in a live performance at 'The Show' - a concert theatre with 12 VIP boxes and more than 2,000 seats. Located less than two miles from our resort in nearby Rancho Mirage, this Palm Springs attraction is run by the Agua Caliente band of Cahuilla Indians and boasts one of the tallest buildings in our region. (1.5 miles from resort)

Water Park

Wet N Wild Palm Springs

Grab the family and head out to Wet N Wild Palm Springs. It's a Palm Springs tourist attraction that's not to be missed for those who enjoy water parks. Set on 52 acres, the Wet N Wild Palm Springs offers a day of rip-roaring water fun for all ages. (5.1 miles from resort)

Outdoor Adventures

The Living Desert Zoo | Gardens
Encounter wonderful exhibits, hands-on adventures and plentiful learning experiences at The Living Desert Zoo and Gardens. Enjoy concerts, festivals and special events throughout the year. See the Gecko Gulch, the Eagle Canyon and the Lorikeets, among the 600 animals and 145 species at the zoo. You can even take a ride on a camel. Stop by the Discovery Center for information on the many offerings at the zoo and gardens. This 1,200-acre wilderness preserve is one of the most popular attractions in Palm Springs, California, and it's located just a short drive from our resort.

Palm Springs Aerial Tramway
Boasting the largest rotating aerial tramway in existence, Palm Springs Aerial Tramway ascends from Coachella Valley to the top of San Jacinto peak. It travels 2 1/2 miles over the cliffs of Chino Canyon. Enjoy this exciting attraction and take in unparalleled views of the desert below. At the mountain station, located at 8,500 feet above the desert floor, you'll discover vantage points, a gift shop and restaurants. It's located at 1 Tramway Road in Palm Springs, California. (17 miles from resort)

Desert Adventures 
Go on an eco-adventure you'll never forget as your guided Jeep tour takes you through the landscape of the San Andreas Fault, stopping at various Palm Springs tourist attractions. Explore 840 acres of pristine wilderness showcasing a natural palm oasis, hiking trails, a recreated Cahuilla Indian Village and interpretive displays. Pan for gold in an Old Mining Camp. (Distance varies based on program)

Joshua Tree National Park
From hiking, rock climbing and mountain biking, to camping, walking tours and sightseeing, Joshua Tree National Park offers something for everyone. With a unique landscape, carved from strong winds and extreme climates, the park is a visually stunning and boasts views all the way to Mexico on a clear day.  (45 miles from resort)


Shops on El Paseo
Often referred to as the ‘Rodeo Drive of the desert', El Paseo features over 250 designer boutiques, custom jewelers and upscale art galleries. Stop by The Gardens on El Paseo, a two level, open-air shopping and dining center with luxurious landscaping, dynamic water features and breathtaking desert views. (8 miles from resort)

Cabazon Outlets & Desert Hills Premium Outlets
One of largest outlet malls in Southern California, The Cabazon Outlets and Desert Hills Premium Outlets provide every high-end brand name imaginable - at outlet prices. (30 miles from resort)

Seasonal Events

BNP Indian Wells Tennis Tournament
Held at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden, this annual tournament is hosted over 20 tennis courts with a 16,100 set main stadium. (11 miles from resort)

Located at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, California, Coachella is a three-day festival held over two weekends in April.  Join us the weekends of April 11 – 13, 2014 and April 18 – 20, 2014 and experience beautiful California weather and talented musicians. (19 miles from resort) 

An annual outdoor music festival held at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, CA. Music artists range from folk, country, bluegrass, roots rock, and alternative country. (16 miles from resort)

Arts & Culture

Palm Springs Art Museum
As a beloved Palm Springs attraction and one of the premier mid-sized art museums in the country, the Palm Springs Art Museum collects and displays art from a broad range of time periods and genres.  (9 miles from resort)

Palm Springs Air Museum
Located just off the main runway of Palm Springs International Airport, The Palm Springs Air Museum features over 56,000 square feet of aviation history and education, along with one of the largest collections of flying WWII aircraft.  (7 miles from resort)

Sunnylands was the celebrated estate of Ambassador Walter and Leonore Annenberg; visitors included Presidents, British Royalty, political figures, and icons. This historic home, education center, desert garden, and solar farm feature exhibitions, programs, films, and tours. (6 miles from resort)

McCallum Theater
The McCallum Theatre entertains the public with a wide variety of performing arts programs, including Broadway style shows and a diverse group of musical talent.  (7 miles from resort)

Palm Springs Village Fest
Wander the beautiful streets of Palm Springs while enjoying a diverse array of artists, artisans, entertainers, assorted fruits, vegetables, flowers, jewelry and international cuisine. Held every Thursday on Palm Canyon Drive, Palm Springs. (8 miles from resort)