Showcasing 13 golf courses and a playground for presidents, Rancho Mirage is nestled in the heart of the Coachella Valley. Scenic mountain views enrich the city, which is home to the affluent, retired, and seasonal residents escaping colder climates. The Rancho Mirage Library & Observatory is a favorite destination for visitors of all ages, and The River at Rancho Mirage offers restaurants, shops, and theaters in a splendid outdoor setting. Several world-class resorts, including the Ritz-Carlton and Omni Rancho Las Palmas, offer prime locations in the city.
Meandering trails and pathways combine with beautiful city parks to enhance outdoor enjoyment throughout Rancho Mirage. Originally the home of TV Guide founder and philanthropist Walter Annenberg and his wife, Leonore, Sunnylands Center & Gardens is exceptionally popular for those who love Mid-Century Modern architecture, exquisite landscaping, and political history. Over the years, the estate has welcomed presidents, world leaders, and Hollywood Royalty.
One of the largest and well-known golf course communities in the Coachella Valley is also internationally known for hosting the annual PGA Event, the ANA Inspiration. With three championship golf courses, an expansive top-ranked tennis facility, featuring 29 courts, a 17,000 sq.ft. Sports and Spa complex, and upscale and casual dining options, MHCC has it all! On-site short and long-term Villa rentals also available.
Year Built: 1971
Golf: Three 18-hole courses designed by Arnold Palmer/Pete Dye/Desmond Muirhead
Amenities: Golf, Tennis (33 courts, all surfaces) 17,000 sq. ft. Fitness Facility, Spa, Pickleball, Croquet, Swimming Pool, Extensive Athletic and Family Programming
Dining & Entertainment: Champions Bar and Craft Kitchen, Anytime Lounge, Private Dining Room, Private Wine Lockers, Tommy’s Café at the Sports Club
Membership: Golf/Tennis/Fitness memberships available $40,000
Home Pricing: Resale Condos, Tennis Villas and Single Family Homes and Estates from approximately $200,000 to 3,000,000
Founded in 1951, Thunderbird was the first golf course built in the Coachella Valley and still reigns as one of the most prestigious private clubs in the country. The moniker “Playground to the Presidents” given to Rancho Mirage is largely due to the regular Presidential visits that continue to this day.
Rich in history, lavish in amenities and steeped in elegance, Thunderbird embodies all of the qualities of Luxury Desert Living.
Year Built: 1951
Golf: One 18-hole course originally designed by John Dawson/Lawrence Hughes with redesigns by Ted Robinson/John Harbottle in 1987
Amenities: Golf, Tennis Complex, Fitness & Wellness Center, Spa, Pickleball, Bocce, Croquet, Clubs-within-the-Clubs
Dining & Entertainment: Clubhouse Dining Room and Bar, Event Lawn
Membership: Golf and Social memberships available from $10,000 TO $50,000
Home Pricing: Luxury Resale Homes and Estates from approximately $1,000,000 - $5,000,000
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