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The Westin Mission Hills Golf Resort & Spa
71333 Dinah Shore Drive · Rancho MirageCalifornia92270 · United States  • Phone: 760-328-5955 · Hotel Reservations: 877-253-0041
Local Time: 9:49 AM • Weather: Clear, 52 °F

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Palm Springs Attractions

Set in the heart of the Palm Springs valley, The Westin Mission Hills Golf Resort & Spa is centrally located to the best Palm Springs attractions. From Rancho Mirage to La Quinta and Palm Springs, there are museums, restaurant and adventures awaiting you. Enjoy some of the finest views of the Palm Springs valley on the Aerial Tramway, or immerse yourself in all of the fine art and culture the area has to offer.


The Westin Mission Hills Golf Resort & Spa is located only 6 miles from the Palm Springs International Airport (PSP). Major airlines like Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, Delta Airlines, Frontier Airlines, United Airlines, US Airways and Virgin America fly into Palm Spring International Airport. Non-stop routes include Calgary, Chicago, Dallas/Fort Worth, Denver, New York (JFK), Seattle and others across the U.S. and Canada. If you are flying in from a different city or different airline carrier, Ontario International Airport is located 78 miles from the resort. Directions from Southern California airports >>


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)


Bike tours
Take a tour of the beautiful Palm Springs canyon while exercising and enjoying the California sunshine. Tours are available for all ages and skill levels. (Distance varies based on program)

Palm Springs Aerial Tram
Take part in one of the most exciting Palm Springs attractions when you travel aboard the world's largest rotating tramcar, enjoying spectacular views of the desert below. At 8,500 above the desert floor, the mountain station offers hiking, restaurants, gift shop, view points, and much more. (17 miles from resort)

Desert Adventures
Take a guided Jeep eco-adventure through the twisted and tormented landscape of the San Andreas Fault. Desert Adventures tours are exclusive on 840 private acres of pristine wilderness along the San Andreas Fault that features a natural palm oasis, miles of trails for exploration, a replica Cahuilla Indian Village filled with interpretive displays and gold panning at the Old Mining Camp. (Distance varies based on program)

Joshua Tree National Park
From hiking, rock climbing and mountain biking, to camping, walking tours and site seeing, 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)


Agua Caliente Casino
An entertainment destination and top Palm Springs attraction, Agua Caliente's The Show is a fantastic concert theatre featuring 2,028 seats, 12 VIP boxes and an entertainment lineup that includes the best of the best. The casino features all of the latest slots and card games. (1.5 miles from resort)


Wet N Wild Palm Springs
A perfect family destination for kids of all ages, Wet N Wild (formerly Knott's Soak City) is located on a beautiful 52 acre park. (5.1 miles from resort)


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)


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)

Fabulous Palm Springs Follies
The Fabulous Palm Springs Follies features the music and dance of the '40s, '50s, '60s, and '70s with a cast old enough to have lived it! Celebrated guest stars and international variety acts join the Follies' world-renowned line of Long-Legged Lovelies and Dapper Dans, who range in age from 56 to 81. (9 miles from resort)