Setting the standard by which all other private golf communities are measured, Desert Highlands consists of 560 homesites spread out amongst 850 acres of lush Sonoran desert.The Desert Highlands Golf Club features a 18 hole Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course. It is nestled against Pinnacle Peak and boasts incredible views of boulder outcroppings and the valley below. It is one of the most picturesque golf courses in all of Arizona and was the original location of the Skins game. The Desert Highlands Golf Club is also well known for its Tennis facility with grass, clay and hard courts. Homes in Desert Highlands are semi-custom and custom luxury homes. Many of the homes have fantastic golf course and mountain views. Desert Highlands attracts a diverse group of homeowners. Retired couples love the choice of two bedroom luxury homes. Families or people who want more space choose larger homes with up to four bedrooms and room to grow. Homes are equipped with modern luxuries including marble floors, spacious kitchens and vaulted ceilings.