Thunderbird Country Club Homes For Sale

Opened in 1951, Thunderbird Country Club is the site of the valley's first 18-hole golf course that has been a favorite of celebrities like Bing Crosby, Bob Hope and Ginger Rogers. Thunderbird Country Club has also been a favorite of US Presidents Gerald Ford and Barack Obama. It's rumored that the golf cart was invented in this club and, by the company's own account, the Ford Thunderbird is named for the club. Homes in this community feature some of the best mid-century modern design in the valley. Homes come in 2 to 9 bedroom floor plans that range in size from 1,729 to over 10,800 sqft. Lot sizes in this community range in size from a modest 4,356 to a grand 130,680 sqft. Buyers should keep in mind that golf membership is by invitation only in this community. Thunderbird Country Club homes for sale are on fee land, so there is no land lease to worry about. [Read More]

Homes for sale in Thunderbird Country Club


Discover Thunderbird Country Club

Thunderbird is one of the oldest country clubs in Rancho Mirage. This esteemed club's story dates back to 1951 when it offered the first 18-hole golf course in the valley. It was originally designed by Johnny Dawson and Lawrence Hughes, marking it as one of the pioneering Rancho Mirage golf courses. It has hosted numerous prestigious tournaments, including the Ryder Cup in 1955.

More than just a golf course, Thunderbird Country Club is a place where history and luxury seamlessly coexist. Over the years, the golf course has undergone strategic renovations. Still, it has preserved its original charm while integrating modern elements to maintain its idyllic desert layout.

When it comes to homes, Thunderbird has many housing options, with various architectural styles to suit different preferences.

Mid-Century Modern Luxury

Thunderbird's Mid-Century Modern luxury homes and condos exude timeless sophistication. These residences, steeped in history, have hosted the rich and famous, providing a glimpse into an era of glamorous mingling and iconic design.

Then, there are the Spanish-style homes that also have a timeless appeal. Adorned with warm colors and distinctive Mediterranean villa-inspired details, these homes transport you to a world of timeless charm and elegance.

There are also homes at Thunderbird Country Club offering classic California-style ranch architecture enhanced by elements that seamlessly blend with the natural surroundings. These homes provide a sense of tranquility and comfort, inviting you to embrace the serene desert landscape. Thunderbird Country Club homes for sale are some of the most sought-after in the Valley.

Thunderbird offers contemporary-style homes for those who appreciate modern aesthetics and clean lines. These residences provide a sleek and luxurious living experience with minimalist design and modern materials.

With such a wide range of architectural styles and options, you can explore this prestigious community and find the home that perfectly aligns with your vision of luxurious desert living.

Thunderbird Country Club Rancho Mirage Amenities

Thunderbird Country Club is renowned for its world-class amenities. With a stunning backdrop of the Santa Rosa Mountains, this exclusive enclave offers an unparalleled lifestyle.

Thunderbird Country Club is a desert oasis where the Coachella Valley's golf legacy began. For over 70 years, Thunderbird has proudly claimed its status as the home of golf in the region, hosting prestigious tournaments and captivating golf enthusiasts worldwide.

More than just a golf club, Thunderbird is a vibrant community that fosters connections through social events, tastings, live music, and dancing. The club's active social calendar provides ample opportunities for members to gather and celebrate life's milestones.

Thunderbird also offers world-class tennis and pickleball experiences. Guided by a nationally ranked Head Tennis Professional, Thunderbird's racquet community thrives with social matches and competitive tournaments. Pickleball, a rapidly growing sport, is also popular at Thunderbird, with members of all skill levels enjoying the friendly competition and camaraderie.

Wellness is integral to the Thunderbird lifestyle. The club provides personal training, golf improvement programs, fitness hikes, and spa services to help members maintain a balanced and healthy lifestyle.

Thunderbird's members also indulge in distinctive cuisine while enjoying breathtaking desert vistas. Evenings at Thunderbird are magical, with parties under the desert sky against the backdrop of the Santa Rosa and San Jacinto Mountain Ranges.

Thunderbird Country Club blends tradition and modernity, offering an exceptional desert oasis for relaxation, adventure, and connection.

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