The Tennis Club community is one of the oldest in Palm Springs and even has one of the first churches of the region. Pearl McCallum McManus, a well-known pioneer, develop the Palm Springs Tennis Club here in 1940.
Many significant architectural properties are in this neighborhood of 240 single family homes as well as condominium properties. There are over 25 small hotels that have large groups of loyal customers. The historic registry counts more than eleven structures in this area that are worthy of its records. Residents love the ambiance of the good old days and describe this neighborhood as classy and secluded.
The Historic Tennis Club is bordered by Belardo, Tahquitz Road, Sunny Dunes, and the mountains. It also includes Tahquitz Canyon Estate.
The HTC is considered low-crime and is within walking distance to Spencer’s at the Mountain and downtown Palm Springs. Nearby are everyday services like grocery stores and the post office. And the Palm Springs International Airport is within minutes by car. The city offers many shopping venues and cultural activities. There are many museums like: the Moorten Botanical Garden and Cactarium; the Palm Springs Historical Society Museums; and the Palm Springs Walk of the Stars.
Yearly events in Palm Springs include: The Caballeros; the Club Skirts Dinah Shore Weekend; Modernism Week; the Palm Springs International Film Festival; and the Palm Springs Festival of Lights Parade. The city relies on tourism and welcomes over a million visitors a year.
980 East Tahquitz Canyon Way, Palm Springs, CA 92262-0119
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