Easy to navigate and perfect for gathering guests of all ages, ultra-versatile single-story homes are bursting with character. Below, we highlight three incredible homes in Palm Springs—each proof that a seamless, stair-free lifestyle is great for entertaining and everyday living. 

70630 GRANITE LANE | PALM DESERTPairing panoramic desert views with total serenity, 70630 Granite Lane in Palm Desert is perfect for entertaining—or serves as a soothing sanctuary. While its setting provides utter privacy, the spacious, Spanish-inspired estate represented by Karen Morris is just 12 miles from Palm Desert’s upscale El Paseo shopping district, with all the conveniences of downtown just minutes away. Enter the expansive, 5,515-square-foot single-level home through double doors to find wood-beamed and vaulted ceilings and bountiful views of the desert, Mount San Jacinto and Palomar Mountain in the distance. Privacy is paramount to the design of this desert retreat, showcased in the estate’s dual master suites—which bookend opposite ends of the home—and the detached one-bedroom casita outside. The custom-designed chef’s kitchen opens seamlessly through wood-framed French doors onto the home’s spacious outdoor terrace, an ideal setting for al fresco dinners. A three-car garage can house a variety of off-roading vehicles, making this multifaceted compound perfect for enjoying the quintessential desert lifestyle. 

Located on a premium south-facing lot, 4308 Indigo Street is nestled in the guard-gated community that’s home to one of California's top-ranked courses, Escena Golf Club (accessible to residents with no membership required). This three-bedroom, three-bath, single-story home is made for seamless, multigenerational entertaining—with a floor plan everyone from toddlers to grandparents will love. Its great room boasts expansive, bright white walls and 16-foot bi-fold stacking doors, which open to the saltwater pool, easy access that truly captures Palm Springs’ breezy indoor-outdoor lifestyle. Represented by Rich Nolan and offered at just under $1 million, this 2,598-square-foot home also boasts a gourmet kitchen, a Bose built-in sound system, designer fireplace, wet bar, interior and exterior roll shades and more. 

Bright, warm and full of upgraded details, this former model home in the famed Desert Horizons Golf Club in Indian Wells, offers 2,574 square feet of one-level living space and is located on the 4th fairway. Represented by Cathy Muldoon, 75702 Valle Vista’s large rear patio provides incredible views of the mountains and golf greens. Inside, updates include an eye-catching stacked stone fireplace and a butler's pantry, while the kitchen offers granite countertops and a breakfast nook. Soaring ceilings and skylights in the main great room add to an overall feeling of spaciousness. Relax, spread out and unwind in two large master bedrooms and a third bedroom bedecked with built-ins (currently serving as a den).