The Warm Sands area begins on the southside of Ramon from Indian Canyon east to Sunrise Way and south to the northside of Sunny Dunes Road. On the soundside of Sunny Dunes Road starts Taquitz River Estates (named after the wash that runs through this area).
The Warm Sands area contains predominately older homes; however, recently new construction of mid-century architecture at Sunny Dunes and Sunrise. Additonally, the area contains vacation rentals and gay resorts many of which are clothing optional. Warm Sands is a much sought after area primairly because of its proximity to Palm Springs downtown, restaurants and bars.