The City and Its History

Like many western towns, Indian Wells has an exciting history full of Native Americans, cowboys, gold-rushers, explorers and pioneers, all eager to settle the land that surrounded a hand-built well in the Southern California desert. Now, over a century later, Indian Wells has gained the distinct reputation of offering residents and visitors a year-round resort culture and ample opportunity to enjoy life to the fullest.

Indian Wells Tennis Garden Restaurants

Some of the best restaurants in the Coachella Valley are located in Indian Wells. For a truly unique dining experience, however, hungry guests need look no further than the delicious options available at Indian Wells Tennis Garden. Enjoy award-winning cuisine as you keep an eye on the court at Nobu or Spago, not missing a single point.

Things to do

Indian Wells and the surrounding Coachella Valley has a little something for everyone. Tee off at the award-winning Indian Wells Golf Resort, strap on your hiking boots and explore the area’s stunning trails and natural beauty, take in the aerial view on a hot air balloon ride or experience the ultimate relaxation at one of the area spas.