Stress-free Palm Springs Airport

Palm Springs International Airport (PSP) – United, American, Delta, Alaska and Canadian airlines. Free shuttle to Hilton Palm Springs. Uber/Lyft now allowed at airport.

LA/Ontario International Airport (ONT) – Southwest and other airlines. About an hour’s drive to the hotel. We suggest you rent a car if you are flying into ONT.

SunBus – Local bus service. $1.00 basic fare. 25 cents for transfer.

American Cab (760) 300-0000.

Yellow Cab of the Desert (760) 340-8294.


Chill Bar

Blackbook – 315 E. Arenas Rd. Trendy vodka bar with good food.

Chill Bar – 217 E. Arenas Rd. Modern bar with happy hour drink specials.

Hunter’s – 302 E. Arenas Rd. Main dance club on Arenas.

QUADZ (formerly SpurLine) – 200 S. Indian Canyon Dr. (next to Chill). Video bar featuring show tunes, country and retro.

Score – 301 E Arenas Rd. Neighborhood bar featuring pool and darts.

Stacy’s – 220 E Arenas Rd. Relaxing new piano bar.

Streetbar – 224 E. Arenas Rd. Popular bar with large patio.

Tool Shed – 600 E Sunny Dunes Rd. Leather/Levi bar.

Toucans Tiki Lounge – 2100 N Palm Canyon Dr. Fun club on the north end of town.

Trunks – 36737 Cathedral Canyon Dr. Country music and sports bar in Cathedral City.


Sherman’s Deli

Sherman’s Deli and Bakery 401 E Tahquitz Canyon Way. Jewish Deli.

Ruben and Ozzy’s – 241 E Tahquitz Canyon Way. Seafood and Mexican.

Thai Smile – 100 S Indian Canyon Dr. Thai.

Bill’s Pizza – 119 S Indian Canyon Dr. Pizza and salads.

Bongo Johnny’s – 214 E Arenas Rd. Diner near Arenas bars.

Lulu California Bistro – 200 S Palm Canyon Dr. Eclectic menu.

Wang’s in the Desert 424 S Indian Canyon Dr,  Chinese restaurant with popular happy hour.



Spa Resort Casino – 401 E Amado Rd.  Gambling, dining and entertainment.


El Paseo

Bear Wear Etc 319 E Arenas Rd. Clothing and accessories.

Gaymart USA – 305 E Arenas Rd, Men’s clothing and more.

Mischief Cards and Gifts – 210 E Arenas Rd. Cards, gifts art and adult items.

El Paseo – Upscale shopping street in Palm Desert.


Aerial Tramway

Aerial Tramway 1 Tram Way. Rotating tram with great views. Restaurants, museum, hiking trails. Ticket price $25.95 for adults.

Indian Canyons – 38520 S Palm Canyon Dr. Ancestral home of Agua Caliente Indians. Hiking.

Palm Springs Art Museum 101 Museum Drive. International Modern and Contemporary painting and sculpture.

Palm Springs Air Museum –  745 N Gene Autry Trail. Extensive collection of aircraft from World War II.

Idyllwild – Small, picturesque town in San Jacinto Mountains with mild weather. Shops and restaurants. Located about an hour from Palm Springs.