La Quinta is located just south Indian Wells in the southern part of the Coachella Valley. The city incorporated in 1982.
La Quinta got its start when Walter Morgan established the La Quinta Resort in 1926 at the northern section of Marshall Cove. The La Quinta resort was a secluded hideaway for Hollywood celebrities and socialites.
The city is well known as a golfing destination with more than 20 golf courses.
8/4/20 La Quinta adopts 90-day moratorium on new permits for vacation rentals Vacation Home Rental Update in the Desert Sun:
“A 267% rise in complaints against short-term vacation rentals over the last three months prompted the La Quinta City Council to authorize a 90-day moratorium on any new permits on Tuesday. ”