The Best Western Palm Desert Resort (AAA 3-Diamond Rated), where you can swim, sunbathe, work out or daydream. After a complimentary full Cooked-to-Order breakfast, soak up some desert sunshine beside our sparkling pool with outdoor cooling mist system. The desert abounds with activities you can enjoy year-round or try your luck at one of the casinos. Take some swings at one of the many local golf courses or indulge in massage or beauty treatments at one of the many nearby day spas. Shop one mile away at El Paseo with its world famous galleries, boutiques and restaurants. See a fascinating variety of vegetation and live native animals at the Living Desert.