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Hotel entrance with portico
Spacious Two Queen guest room with flatscreen TV
Spacious King guest room with night stands and flatscreen TV
Spacious guestroom with sleeping and living quarters separated
Spacious King guest room with night stands
Clean and spacious guestroom showers
Outdoor pool with hot tub
Guest Fitness Center with flatscreen TV
Guest Fitness Center
Guest Laundry Facility with washer and dryer
Dining tables with breakfast bar
Complimentary Breakfast Dining area

A Comfortable Cathedral City Hotel

***Due to COVID-19 safety precautions, limited breakfast options and service will be available.***

Welcome to Red Lion Inn & Suites Cathedral City

Located in the heart of the Coachella Valley, Red Lion Inn & Suites Cathedral City is your gateway to Southern California cool. With clean and comfortable accommodations near Palm Springs, impressive amenities including complimentary daily breakfast, and a close proximity to attractions, including golfing, shopping, dining, and more, Red Lion Inn & Suites is the best value in Cathedral City hotels.

Take advantage of all the best attractions of Palm Springs and beyond, whether you're traveling with family or on a couples' retreat. The comforts of Red Lion Inn & Suites Cathedral City's guestrooms beckon each night of your stay, offering a peaceful escape in the heart of the Indio Valley.

Offering Premium Amenities

Offering Premium Amenities

With Complimentary Wi-Fi & Parking, We've Got You Covered

Treat yourself to a stay in Red Lion's comfortable Cathedral City hotel, where you can enjoy first class amenities at an affordable price. Red Lion Inn & Suites Cathedral City offers guests resort-style amenities minutes from Palm Springs. After a peaceful night in our Cathedral City, CA accommodations, guests can enjoy complimentary breakfast with their stay. After breakfast, enjoy a quick workout in our fitness center or a relaxing swim in our seasonal outdoor pool.

1,370 square feet of flexible function space is an excellent option for meetings, and our business center is always available for last minute printing and projects. Pet parents also love our hotel thanks to our friendly attitude and reasonable $15 per stay pet rate.

Amenities Include:

  • 100% Non Smoking Property
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Outdoor Pool and Spa
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Business Center
  • Two Meeting Rooms
  • Fitness Room
  • Guest Laundry
Start Your Day With A Breakfast Buffet

Start Your Day With A Breakfast Buffet

Plus Convenient Dining to Go at Red Lion Cathedral City

Rise and shine to a hearty, complimentary breakfast each morning at Red Lion Inn & Suites Cathedral City. We proudly offer guests a full complement of delicious breakfast foods, coffee, and juices, served fresh every morning of your stay.

Complimentary Breakfast Buffet (Due to COVID-19 safety precautions, limited breakfast service and options are available)

Our complimentary breakfast is the heartiest buffet you'll find among hotels in Cathedral City. Guests enjoy fresh juices, breakfast breads, bagels, assorted cereals, yogurt, a signature egg dish, bacon, sausage, and breakfast potatoes every morning.

Our breakfast buffet includes:

  • Served weekdays 6:00 am - 9:00 am and weekend/holidays 7:00 am - 10:00 am
  • Fresh Juices
  • Breakfast Breads
  • Assorted Cereals
  • Yogurt
  • Signature Egg Dish
  • Bacon & Sausage
  • Breakfast Potatoes

For meals on the go, Red Lion's Café2Go is open 24 hours a day for your convenience. Stop by for a quick bite that includes fresh snacks, beverages, and pre-made meals and sandwiches.



Quick Bites At Our Cathedral City CA Hotel

Cafe2Go offers an inviting lounge in the lobby expertly stocked with tasty snacks, treats, and beverages. It is the perfect place to grab a morning cup of coffee before you begin your day. Select from our quick menu so you can quickly grab some hot and healthy food. Enjoy a quick bite, 24 hours a day, during your stay at our Cathedral City, CA hotel.

Cafe2Go Features:
  • Snacks
  • Treats
  • Beverages
  • Fresh Coffee
  • Hot Food
  • Healthy Food

Whether you’re setting out to begin a day of sightseeing or simply taking a break in the middle of the day, Café2Go is sure to satisfy your rumbling stomach.

Host Your Group or Event in Cathedral City

Host Your Group or Event in Cathedral City

Convenient to Palm Springs Convention Center

For a convenient, comfortable, and affordable stay, choose Red Lion Inn & Suites for your next meeting, group outing, or event in Cathedral City, CA. Our hotel is near Palm Springs Convention Center, sports venues, and meeting spaces in Riverside County. We offer the best hotel block rates in Cathedral City, so you'll get an ideal rate for large groups and traveling sports teams.

Red Lion Inn & Suites Cathedral City offers your guests complimentary breakfast each day, plush accommodations with adjoining rooms available, and the convenience of free Wi-Fi along with a host of other essential amenities. Palm Springs Convention Center and corporate guests can take advantage of our 24-hour business center, complete with fax, print, and copy services, on-site meeting facilities, and laundry/dry cleaning services.

Ready to arrange your group stay or event in Cathedral City? Contact us to get started.

Bring the Whole Team

Bring the Whole Team

To The Friendliest Cathedral City Group Travel Hotels

There are tournaments and team building activities all around Red Lion Inn & Suites Cathedral City. We provide comfortable accommodations within 5 miles of the Palm Springs International Airport and convenience unmatched by other Cathedral City group travel hotels. Our premium amenities, including an outdoor swimming pool and jacuzzi, offer an amazing place for a bit of fun with the team.

We're certain that we're the ideal group travel hotel near Palm Springs. Bring the whole team for an exciting adventure at Red Lion. Our excellent location sets you close to nearby ball parks. Get your gear, and visit these stadiums for some fun in the SoCal sun.

  • Palm Springs Power - Southern California Collegiate Baseball League
  • Palm Springs Chill – California Winter League Baseball
  • Palm Springs Stadium - 1901 E. Baristo Rd – 5.9 miles
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Popular Attractions & Things to Do in Cathedral City, CA

Popular Attractions & Things to Do in Cathedral City, CA

Your Guide to the City and Palm Springs

Red Lion Inn & Suites is close to a number of exciting attractions and things to do in Cathedral City, plus easily accessible to recreation and leisure activities in nearby Palm Springs.

Cathedral City offers plenty of opportunities for excitement and adventure. Get some air as you travel over the valley via the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway or by exploring the Palm Springs Air Museum. After your time in the air, get out on the green at one of Palm Springs' premier golf courses. Art aficionados will find plenty to do as they peruse the Palm Springs Art Museum. And families love our easy access to waterparks, zoos, and kid-friendly things to do in Palm Springs.

There's something for everyone, no matter what your interests. Browse our guide to the best things to do in Cathedral City and beyond, plus additional points of interest near our hotel near Palm Springs.

Plan Your Palm Springs Family Vacation

Plan Your Palm Springs Family Vacation

Fun Under the Desert Sun

Palm Springs isn’t only for adults. Red Lion Inn & Suites is a family-friendly Cathedral City hotel close to plenty of attractions that kids and parents alike will enjoy. We offer spacious accommodations that are perfect for families, as well as amenities that everyone will love. Our outdoor pool offers a splashing good time for the kids, while mom & dad will just love relaxing in the Jacuzzi.

Things to do During Your Palm Springs Family Vacation: Palm Springs Aerial Tramway​

​​Take the kids on an exciting journey through Chino Canyon from the comfort of a rotating cable car. The ten-minute ride brings you right to the top of the Mountain Station, where you can take in incredible views of the valley below, or enjoy a delicious meal at the Peaks Restaurant or Pines Café.

Knott’s Soak City Water Park

What kid doesn’t love a water park? Knott’s Soak City rests on 16 acres and offers 13 thrilling water rides to help you keep cool under the hot desert sun.

Boomers Palm Springs

This family fun park fosters tons of excitement and even a bit of friendly competition. You’ll enjoy exciting attractions such as miniature golf, go karts, bumper boasts, a rock wall, and of course, an arcade.

Palm Springs Golf Courses Near Red Lion

Palm Springs Golf Courses Near Red Lion

Be Sure to Bring Your Clubs

It wouldn’t be a real Palm Springs vacation without a round of golf. Fortunately, Red Lion Inn & Suites Cathedral City is close to a number of excellent golf courses in Palm Springs.

Palm Springs has earned a reputation as a top golf destination and with over 130 expertly manicured courses and it’s not difficult to see why. Situated in the desert, golf in Palm Springs offers a blend of beautiful weather and amazing desert scenery. Enjoy a peaceful day on the green before returning to hotel near Palm Springs.

Palm Springs Golf Courses Nearby:
  • Cathedral Canyon Country Club - (760) 328-6571 – 3.2 miles
  • Rancho Mirage Country Club - (760) 324-4711 – 3.6 miles
  • Cimarron Golf Resort - (760) 770-6060 – 6.2 miles
  • Desert Willow Golf Resort - (760) 346-0015 – 6.9 miles
  • Indian Wells Golf Resort - (888) 753-1270 – 9.3 miles
Have Your Best Cathedral City CA Vacation

Have Your Best Cathedral City CA Vacation

Valley Adventure Awaits

Our Palm Springs hotel lets you have the best Cathedral City, CA vacation. With ideal summer weather and many enticing events, there's no wonder why Cathedral City tourism is booming.

Here's our list of the best things to do the next time you travel to Cathedral City

Palm Springs Restaurant Week

Founded in 2007, Palm Springs Desert Resorts Restaurant Week showcases the diverse dining of the greater Coachella Valley. In just six years, this annual event has grown from 30 to more than 100 restaurants, hotels, and attractions. Restaurant Week offers over two weeks of its signature “Eat. See. Stay.” experience, featuring exclusive dining, hotel, spa, and attractions deals.

Free Thursday Nights at the Palms Springs Art Museum

The Palm Springs Art Museums hosts free admission nights every Thursday from 4-8 pm. See excellent local and international art.


Every Thursday evening, Downtown Palm Springs transforms into a diverse array of artists, artisans, entertainers, and purveyors of fresh fruits and veggies, flowers, jewelry, snacks, and sweets. Add all that to the great shops, restaurants, clubs, and entertainment venues located along Palm Canyon Drive. 

Splash House

During two weekends at the start and end of summer, Splash House blends poolside fashion, community, and music. Catch established music artists as well as new ones creating buzz at this excellent summer festival.

Palm Springs International Short Film Festival

The Palm Springs International ShortFest, Short Film Festival & Film Market, one of the most acclaimed short film showcases in the world, takes place in Palm Springs. Now in its 21st year, the Palm Springs International ShortFest will showcase over 300 short films from more than 50 countries this year.

Outdoor Activities in Cathedral City

Outdoor Activities in Cathedral City

Experience the Coachella Valley

Experience the breathtaking beauty of the Coachella Valley, Palm Springs and beyond while staying at our Cathedral City hotel. The majesty of the California desert surrounds Red Lion Inn & Suites Cathedral City, and even if you're not planning on embarking on an adventure deep into the hills, you can get your fill of fresh air and sparkling sunshine within minutes of your hotel room. 

The Araby Trail is a moderately-challenging option for hikers who want to stay closer to Cathedral City. With its downtown location but secluded feel, it's an excellent way to begin your day, not least of all due to the iconic houses you'll pass - among them the homes of Bob Hope, William Holden, David Janssen, Steve McQueen, and the Elrod House from Diamonds Are Forever. Pay a visit to the Frank Sinatra Gravesite before heading back to your Cathedral City accommodations. 

Desert Ice Castle is the perfect place to escape the heat. For skaters, hockey players and anyone else who loves the ice, the rink offers freestyle schedules, classes, special events and more. Visit for a solo session, schedule a lesson with an instructor, or just watch the figure skaters go by. 

Hotel Amenities

Here are a few of the main amenities this property offers. If you have questions about anything you don't see here please feel free to contact the Front Desk.

Accessibility Features
Air Conditioning
Pet Friendly
Outdoor Pool
Paid Parking
Business Center
Fitness Center
Smoke Free
Flat Screen TV

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