Indian Wells California Information



Incorporated in 1967 and one of the smallest cities in the Desert area, Indian Wells boasts the highest per capita income of any city in the state.
Part of the credit of the founding of the city can be traced back to TV legend Desi Arnaz who with several other partners built and opened the Desi Arnaz Western Hills Lodge in 1957. This eventually led to the development of what is now the Indian Wells Country club. The Hotel is now a newer structure called The Indian Wells Resort Hotel.


Indian Wells CA homes and condos for sale


President Eisenhower once lived here at the El Dorado and the Bob Hope Golf Tournament was played, for many years, at the Indian Wells Country Club. In fact, Indian Wells is home to many beautiful resorts which you can see here: Indian Wells California Resorts

Indian Wells is a very special place to call home. Homeowners enjoy special benefits and discounts with their city ID cards. Some examples are $35 Greens fees, 20% merchandise discount, 20% food and beverage discount all at the Indian Wells Golf Resort. Spa discounts of 20% at the Hyatt, Miramonte, and Esmeralda resorts. Also included are a social club and special resident nights or event days at the tennis tournament, Living Desert, Fourth of July special events, and much more.

Today Indian Wells is Primarily a residential community, mostly gated country clubs, and has very little commercial development outside of its famous luxury resorts and golf courses.

The Vintage Club Neighborhood Indian Wells CA.

In 2000 the Indian Wells Tennis Garden opened and is reported to be the second-largest tennis stadium in the world. Currently, the major event played here every year is the Pacific Life Open which Has been renamed the PNB Paribas Open. Larry Ellison of Oracle fame and a valley resident is the primary backer of this important tennis tournament.

See our blog post about the exciting 2013-2014 expansion at the Tennis Garden.


IW Tennis Garden

 Subscribe to RSS Feed
Welcome to our Blog!
Repair Your Home For Sale And Sell For More

Art In The Desert

Indian Canyons Of Palm Springs

3 Important Aspects of the Purchase Agreement

Indian Wells Tennis Garden Expanded

The Vintage Club Neighborhood Indian Wells CA

Indian Wells California Information

Indio California Information

Andrea Hills Drive Through

Happy New Year 2021

The Right Questions to Ask at Your Home Inspection!

Palm Springs Fun Things To Do

Comment on this Article

Your Name:
Your Email:
Verify:  Please enter the numbers shown to help eliminate spam.