Discover El Paseo
With El Paseo as your home base, find both adventure and restorative settings in close proximity. Rugged California landscapes and opportunities to convene with Mother Nature reveal another side of the city just minutes from the shopping district..
Spend some time outdoors to view eclectic street art. The avenue shows off a new side by night, as the sidewalks start to glow beneath twinkling streetlights. It’s an atmosphere that begs you to linger outdoors in the balmy air. So make a thing of it, and take a self-guided tour of El Paseo’s street art.
Stay With Us
Check in at Hotel Paseo. Modern living meets cool curated style at this luxury hotel located adjacent to The Gardens on El Paseo, on Larkspur Lane. The Marriott Autograph Collection property stokes the sort of getaway experience that visitors have come to expect of the desert: a resort-like atmosphere that still feels intimate and exclusive, an easy indoor-outdoor flow with a splashy pool scene, delectable on-site dining that emphasizes locally sourced ingredients, live music, and plenty of photo-ops dotting the grounds.
Need To Know
You have arrived! Here’s some basic information to help you settle in. Free Parking, You’ll find street parking along El Paseo and public lots behind most buildings. The parking garage at The Gardens on El Paseo offers covered spaces. Hotel Paseo, The Shops on El Paseo, and select restaurants provide valet services for patrons.
Plan Your Visit
Welcome to El Paseo, the Coachella Valley’s premier shopping, dining, and cultural destination. With more than 250 businesses at your service, everything you need for a memorable desert experience — and more — lies within walking distance. Day or night, this mile-long street aims to inspire. So come as you are, and discover all that the El Paseo Shopping District has to offer.
Discover Palm Desert
Complement your El Paseo experience with nearby activities. Meet Some Critters at the nonprofit Living Desert Zoo and Gardens. Enjoy a Live Performance, treat yourself to a show at the 1,127-seat McCallum Theatre. Hit the Greens – Get your swing on at Desert Willow, Shadow Ridge, Desert Springs, or Classic Club, all within a few miles of El Paseo. Take a Hike, trails abound in Palm Desert. A healthy range of distance and difficulty ratings will satisfy hikers of all levels.
The Year Ahead
The site of concerts, art walks, yoga workshops, car shows, cruises, film nights, and holiday festivities that bring families and the community together, El Paseo has also been proud to host events benefiting an array of Coachella Valley charities. Rivaling its reputation as a sun-dappled escape for shopping and dining, El Paseo has a rich history as an event destination.