Palm Desert Golf Communities

Bighorn Golf Club

Private club: It is an exclusive golf community with a variety of home sites. There are two championship courses. Membership at Bighorn is limited to homeowners only. Bighorn home sales range from $1.3 million to $12 million. Golf membership is $250,000. To $350,000. The golf dues are $29,000. Annually. This is a very active club with tennis and abundant family events.

Chaparral Country Club

Private club: This club was completed in 1987, and includes 625 condos, with 21 pools and spas. It has 8 lighted Tennis Courts, and an 18-hole par-60 golf course with a full service clubhouse. Condo homes range in size from 1,520 to 2,150 square feet. The median price for homes here is $339,000. The HOA’s are $420. Monthly and the social dues are $207.00 a month.

Desert Falls Country Club

Private club: Includes 1,100 condos, town homes and single family attached homes. There is one golf course designed by Ronald Fream and has earned a 4-star rating from Golf Digest.   There are 9 tennis courts, with a fitness center and 32 pools.

Indian Ridge Country Club

Private club: Featuring over 1,000 attached and detached homes in a dramatic setting. There are 36-holes of golf and numerous amenities. This is a very active club which includes a lovely spa, main pool area, active tennis and workout center with wonderful classes. Home values range from $350,000 to $2.7 million. Golf membership is from $42,500. To $70,000. With monthly dues being $1,335.

Ironwood Country Club

Private club: Ironwood was opened in 1974. The two private 18-hole courses were redesigned from ’02 to ’04, and wind through the rolling foothills. The courses were designed by Desmond Muirhead and Ted Robinson , in consultation with Arnold Palmer. The new clubhouse opened in 2007. This club has a top tennis facility with 9 courts and two pickle ball courts. It also has a state of the art, 10,000 square foot fitness center promoting health, and relaxation. The homes are located on the foothills of the Santa Rosa Mountains with easy access to El Paseo for shopping and dining. Home values range in price from condos in the $375,000. To $2million detached homes.

The Lakes Country Club

Private club: The lakes was developed in 1983 and has 902 condos. They range in value from $200,000 to $700,000. The HOA’s are $771. Monthly and includes fitness and social membership.

Marrakesh Country Club

Private club: The Marrakesh was developed in 1968. This area has homes ranging in size from 1,500 square feet to 3,000 square feet. It is located on lease land. Recent HOA’s are $445.00 a month plus social/fitness dues of $252.00 per month. Home values range from $200,000. To $400,000.


Monterey Country Club