Best Travel Accommodations for Coachella 2012

Easily use your vacation ownership to get the best Coachella Experience possible.

Each year, thousands of people are drawn to the desert for this life-transforming, mind-altering experience. Many of these people choose to sleep on the desert floor in make shift camps, going back to the days of Woodstock and living in their own communities during the festival including showering in semi truck trailers with built-in showers.

In this article, we would like to introduce you to the festival, and show you how to stay at some of the best resorts available, while still being able to enjoy the festivities.

What is Coachella?

Coachella is a multiple day music festival in which many visitors choose to camp out in the desert in devotion to their favorite bands and acts. Based in the Coachella Valley, this annual event has gained huge support among the youth. Thousands of fans attend each year traveling of There are many ways to create your trip, from budget conscious to luxurious, but as an owner of a WorldMark Timeshare Package, you are in a great position to capitalize on the new flagship Indio location.

When is Coachella?

The 2012 Festival will be kicked on off starting on April 13th-15th and goes through the following weekend on April 20th-22nd. This will be the first year that Coachella is being hosted on 2 consecutive weekends. It is sure to feature some of the best performances yet.

Where is Coachella?

The festival is located in The Coachella Valley, sandwiched in-between the Santa Rosa Mountains and The San Jacinto Mountains in Riverside County in Southern California. The valley extends for approximately 45 miles into the sandy desert. Popular towns in the valley include Indio, Palm Springs, Palm Desert and Cathedral City.

Featured Resort: WorldMark by Wyndham Indio

WorldMark Indio stands as one of WorldMark’s largest flagship resorts, offering 430 units spanning a pristine 27 acre property. Located in Greater Palm Springs, in the heart of the Coachella Valley, WorldMark Indio offers a desert getaway for all travelers. The location is absolutely perfect for the festival, and the resorts stands as one of the newest and most luxurious resorts in the WorldMark system.

Alternative Resort: Marriott’s Vacation Club Shadow Ridge

Shadow Ridge would another great choice as it is located in the heart of the Coachella Valley in Palm Desert. The property is located in the foothills of the Santa Rosa and San Jacinto mountains. This resort is a golfer’s paradise where golf courses offset the color palette of the Desert colors. Palm Desert offers world-class shopping for the travellers that choose to stroll the boulevard for the latest trends in fashion.