Destination guide

Why people love visiting lively Coachella

The area's festivals and live music are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Coachella. Renowned for its riverfront, parks and restaurants, this city welcomes all visitors. River and Indian Wells Tennis Garden are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Coachella

Do you want to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Coachella a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Living Desert Zoo and Gardens (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Indian Palms Country Club (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Empire Polo Club (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Indio's Municipal Golf Course (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Desert Adventures Metate Ranch (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • PGA West Golf Course (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Coachella

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Coachella is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Rancho Las Flores Park (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Davis Sports Complex (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • South Jackson Park (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Lake Cahuilla Regional Park (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Bear Creek Trail (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Joe Mann Park (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)

Transportation options to and around Coachella

The nearest airport is in Thermal, CA (TRM-Jacqueline Cochran Regional), located 3.7 mi (5.9 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Bermuda Dunes, CA (UDD), which is 6.8 mi (11 km) away.

Where to stay near Coachella?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 3,444 house rentals near Coachella. From 1,848 Houses to 1,075 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Coachella is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Coachella?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Coachella:

  • La Quinta Cove: 1,860 vacation rentals
  • Montage at Santa Rosa: 165 vacation rentals
  • Date Palm Estates: 46 vacation rentals
  • Terra Lago: 359 vacation rentals
  • Griffin Ranch: 179 vacation rentals

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Can I rent Houses in Coachella?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 1,848 Houses in Coachella. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Coachella include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,075 lodging choices
  • Villas: 206 lodging choices
  • Estates: 37 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Coachella?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 2,857 vacation homes with pool available in Coachella.

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