Activity
Golfing

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Golf Courses

Play under the shadow of the breathtaking San Jacinto Mountains at our expansive golf course. Enjoy 18 holes of championship golf — and an atmosphere of 16 lakes — in the cool shade of our tree-lined fairways.

  • Spend the day at our beautiful Cathedral Canyon Golf Course.
  • Our strategically-placed bunkers challenge golfers of all skill levels.
  • With 18 holes, golfers can perfect their swing and their game.
  • Surround yourself with sunshine and the beauty of Palm Springs.
  • Well-maintained, undulating greens create the perfect atmosphere.

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Pools & Spas

At Desert Oasis by Welk Resorts, we’re proud to offer travelers a resort-style pool and spa, and an adult-only lap pool, for ultimate Palm Springs relaxation. Welkome home to your luxury vacation.

  • For fun in the sun, splash around in our resort-style pool.
  • Spend the day pampering yourself at our luxurious spa.
  • Start the morning with a swim in our adults-only lap pool.
  • Lounge like a Californian under iconic swaying Palm Trees.
  • Grab a book and sunblock and let the vacation vibes take over.
Activity
Pool
Activity
Dining

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Palm Terrace Café

What would a true vacation in Palm Springs be without poolside dining? Desert Oasis by Welk Resorts is home to Palm Terrace Café, our poolside beverage and snack bar. Come for the swimming — stay for the bites and beverages.

  • Cool off after an afternoon in the sunshine with a cold beer.
  • Dine al fresco with friends before a game of golf or tennis.
  • Unwind outside with a glass of wine and a good magazine.
  • Choose a tasty snack and fuel up for the exciting day ahead.
  • Soaking up the desert flavors with whatever suits your taste.
PALM SPRINGS AREA More Amenities With plenty of amenities for the perfect vacation in Palm Springs, you might never want to leave the resort grounds.
Attraction Fitness Center Make sure to get your workout in with our small (but efficient!) Fitness Center, boasting free weights, treadmills, and more.
Attraction Activities Room Make it a family day in our activities room — complete with pool tables, foosball, PS4 and Nintendo Switch, games and videos.
Attraction WiFi Keep up with work, stay in the loop with friends, or stream your favorite shows with our resort-wide complimentary WiFi.
Palm Springs Area

Desert Oasis Gallery

Picture your adventures at our world-class resort!
Push the Limits of Fun INSPIRED for You Our award-winning INSPIRED For You™ activities program delivers cutting-edge vacation experiences, customized to you and the unique landscapes, seasons, and cultures of each resort. From escape rooms to cooking classes, these creative activities are designed to take your vacation to the next level. Our Chief Fun Officer (CFO) and team are constantly adding new activities at every resort, keeping your vacations extraordinary and unforgettable!

"We create experiences so you can get the most out of your vacation time, hang with your loved ones, and have some amazing memories and stories to share afterwards."

Patrick Dolan - Chief Fun Officer
Unique Experiences With specifically created experiences for each Welk Resorts location, you’ll find the fun is never-ending.
Unforgettable Memories Compared to a traditional hotel room, our floor plans offer tons of privacy for you and your family.
Curated by Location Give your kids a different experience every year, from a family escape room challenge to drone flight schools.
Palm Springs Activities Calendar Step into another world with our Virtual Reality experience at The Inspired lounge, or enjoy some refreshing poolside cocktails at one of our relaxing cabanas. VIEW ACTIVITIES BROCHURE PDF
Sunday
10am-6pm Poolside Cabanas Treat yourself to a luxury poolside cabana experience.
Signup required
Paid event
Main Pool
9am-9pm Build-A-Buddy Kits Contains a teddy bear skin, wishing heart, stuffing, and a personalized birth certificate for you to bring to life, in the comfort of your villa.
Paid event
Available for Pick-up at the Activities Center
9am-9pm Beer Tasting & Trivia Kits Enjoy some delicious local brews and some fun trivia to go along with them. These are packaged for you to grab anytime and enjoy in the comfort of your villa or the resort grounds.
Paid event
Available for Pick-up at the Activities Center
9am-9pm S’mores Kits Designed to be a sweet treat, cooked in your villa oven. Stop by the activities center to pick up your pre-made kit and indulge in this classic dessert.
Paid event
Available for Pick-up at the Activities Center
2-4pm Happy Hour Palm Terrace Café Stop by for some great deals on poolside cocktails and more.
Prompt attendance required
Paid event
Palm Terrace Café
1:30-6:30pm Virtual Reality Experience the latest in virtual reality technology. Enjoy a 30-minute session for you and your friends.
1:30–2pm, 2-2:30pm, 5-5:30pm, 6-6:30pm
Prompt attendance required
Signup required
Paid event
Activities Center
11am, 3pm, 7pm Prohibition Escape Room Journey through the Prohibition Escape Room with your private group of friends and family. No experience is necessary, groups of 3-8 people please.
Prompt attendance required
Signup required
Paid event
Activities Center
Prompt attendance required
Sign-up required
Paid Event
Weather permitting
Camp Klew Kids
Free
Fun For All

Family-Friendly Resort

With so many activities in store for you right here at our resort and nearby, you can keep everyone entertained! Are you ready to have a memorable family getaway?

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