Posted on 4/24/2023 by BRYNN


Imagine lounging on a pool float with an ice-cold drink in hand, listening to your favorite music, soaking up the sun. This is what vacations in Palm Springs are all about. Hot summers, mild winters and abundant sunshine make it the ideal place for a day hanging out in the pool or playing games in the backyard. And the desert climate brings temperatures down at night so you can enjoy comfortable outdoor dining or a bonfire underneath the stars. Outdoor living is what Palm Springs is all about!

If you are searching for the perfect vacation spot to relax and unwind in your own private backyard oasis, look no further than these amazing Palm Springs properties with backyard pools and amenities that will make your vacation unforgettable.

The Escape Island

The Escape Island is a stunning property in Palm Springs that boasts an expansive patio with a new heated pool, in-ground spa and outdoor shower, as well as a lounge area complete with a gas fire pit and outdoor dining space. With a large glass slider that opens between indoor and outdoor living spaces, you can enjoy the best of both worlds. Spend your day soaking up the sun on the comfortable lounge chairs or take a dip in the pool to cool off. If you’re feeling competitive, challenge your friends to a game of cornhole, bocce ball, badminton or Jenga in the dedicated turf area, or practice your short game with a few

rounds on the private mini putt putt course. As night falls, enjoy the beautiful color LED landscape and pool lighting while gathered around the gas fire pit under the stars. The Escape Island is the perfect place to relax and enjoy your vacation in style.

Amarillo House

Amarillo House is a beautiful Palm Springs vacation rental with an expansive patio featuring a pool and spa, BBQ, lounge area, bocce court and firepit. The wraparound backyard can be conveniently accessed from multiple locations in the home, giving you a seamless transition between indoor and outdoor living spaces. The bright colors and fun design aesthetic of this space are perfect for capturing Instagram-worthy photos, while a variety of hammock chairs and lounge chairs provide the ultimate relaxation. Enjoy a game of bocce ball in the dedicated court or simply soak up the stunning mountain views while

lounging by the pool. The fire pit is perfect for roasting marshmallows or staying cozy while stargazing on a cool evening. Amarillo House is a great spot for a fun and memorable vacation.

Lux Palmas


Lux Palmas is a gorgeous Palm Springs home with a luxurious vibe. The huge, private backyard includes a brand new pool and in-ground spa, and an expansive patio with a fire pit, outdoor dining and lounge areas. Relax on the comfortable lounge chairs and soak up the sun, or take a refreshing dip in the pool. The shaded lounge/play area is perfect for kids or for those who want to relax in a cool, comfortable space. Fire up the gas grill and cook some delicious steaks and veggies to eat al fresco at the patio dining table, which seats eight. As the sun goes down, play a few rounds of cornhole, bocce ball or Jenga in the dedicated game area, or take a seat around the large fire pit. Lux Palmas is the perfect backyard retreat for your Palm Springs vacation.

If these beautiful Palm Springs abodes don’t strike your fancy, really all of our Palm Springs and Joshua Tree rentals have wonderful outdoor spaces, so feel free to search all Apek Rental properties here.