3. La Quinta
La Quinta is the “Gem of the Desert” with stunning views of the Santa Rosa Mountains, hiking trails. You’ll find 20+ legendary golf courses which have seen the swings of top-ranked golfers and major tournaments The community has a charming village feel with strong Desert Recreation District offerings and open-air community celebrations held among the cobblestone walkways of the quaint Old Town La Quinta shopping and dining center. La Quinta is a great place to raise a family, with a wide variety of neighborhoods set for every price point.