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Given the name Cathedral Canyon in 1850 by Col. Henry Washington of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers due to its natural formation for having the appearance of the inside of a grand cathedral. Pioneers who were hardy enough to endure the hot summer months remained and made this their home for many generations. It was not until 1925 that some inventive developers build subdivisions and called it Cathedral City.
It was incorporated in 1981 and now it sits between some very impressive cities that represent the elite lifestyle that has become synonymous with the southern California lifestyles.
We stayed at Lawerence Welk Desert Oasis. For your baby boomers what may bring to mind is tiny bubbles:) I know it did for me, but it was all I had anticipated. It was lovely decorated, all the comforts of home, centrally located, and priced just right. We enjoyed our stay very much and will probably stay there again.
- Pros:Affordable hotels, restaurants, and & entertainment
- Cons:Cannot think of any!
- In a nutshell:Hidden Gem of Coachella Valley!
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- Doral Desert Princess Resort
- 24 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Dec 3, 2013
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Latest: Dec 2, 2013
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Latest: Nov 20, 2013
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