Coachella veterans know that it's much more than an annual music festival. It's a three-day weekend packed with wild pool parties, non-stop dancing, and scorching sun rays. When you need a break from the throng of crowds and miles of walking in the polo fields, jump in your car and escape to one of these desert must-dos.
Get a history lesson on the Coachella Valley's origins, settlers and artifacts at this volunteered-run labor of love.
Get your retail therapy on at this outdoor outlet mall with a variety of luxury and contemporary brands at far below retail.
Since 1931, Hadley's has been serving its community date shakes and the largest selection of high quality dates under one roof. Stop by for all your Coachella snacks.
It's just an hour away, but it's worth the detour for both music and nature lovers who are curious of what inspired U2's Fifth Studio Album title and cover.
A stylish getaway in the desert. Expect to find many PYTs soaking up the sun rays at the chlorine-free saline pool, or playing tennis at one of the property's courts.
Grab a soothing desert stone massage after a crazy busy day at Coachella music festival. Your body and mind will thank you.
Hip hotel known for their DJ pool parties, spa treatments, and close vicinity to many cool landmarks such as the Salton Sea. A good mix of playing and unwinding.
Luxury amenities in the desert. What more could you want? If you're going around Coachella time, expect to have your share of celeb sightings.
Try your luck out at their slot machines or tables. Even if you don't win, it'll be a great relief to be under an air-conditioned roof with a cool cocktail in hand.