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Palm and Valley Golf Courses at Desert Springs

Address: 74855 Country Club Drive, Palm Desert, CA 92260
Phone Number: 760-341-2211
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Ranked #10 of 52 things to do in Palm Desert
Type: Golf courses, Outdoor Activities
Activities: Golfing
Owner description: Framed against the stunning backdrop of the Santa Rosa Mountains, these two championship courses...
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Type: Golf courses, Outdoor Activities
Activities: Golfing
Owner description: Framed against the stunning backdrop of the Santa Rosa Mountains, these two championship courses were designed by renowned architect Ted Robinson, "King of Waterscapes."

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Toluca Lake, California
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11 reviews 11 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Just Beautiful! Difficult enough for the semi pro golfer yet beautiful enough for the not so pro golfers to enjoy! Scenery, birds, water lovely greens! Would recommend these course to anyone!

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Suffern, New York
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

Played on January 29, 2015, We have played this course several times and liked it very much from the first time. Challenging but still playable for all levels of players. Will play it again.

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Red Deer, Canada
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37 reviews 37 reviews
8 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

We golfed both the Valley and Palm courses as part of a business trip. Both were in excellent condition! Our preference was the Valley course. The Palm course was just as nice, but it had a few more blind shots which made it challenging for the first time visitor. Our only negative comment is about the Pro Shop staff. Both... More 

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Malahat, Canada
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

A great course but the putting was treacherous for all four in our group - some subtle breaks that became tiresome. We played on New Years day and there was no service on the course.

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Brighton, Michigan
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202 reviews 202 reviews
59 attraction reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

My husband and I have played both the valley course and the palm course in the past week. Both courses are challenging. There is definitely more water and more challenges on the palm course. There are gorgeous view of the mountains from both courses. The greens on both courses are usually surrounded by sand traps. Both courses are well maintained.... More 

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Draper, UT
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130 reviews 130 reviews
6 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

The course was in great condition, and the cart-based GPS system was a nice plus and worked flawlessly. The on-course food is also a nice surprise - the chorizo breakfast burrito is excellent and the hot dog was also very good.

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Napa, California
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40 reviews 40 reviews
5 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

The greens and fairways were in great shape. The views were excellent. The overall experience was excellent

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Steamboat Springs, Colorado
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Playing in the afternoon heat was perfect and great deal after 2 p.m. The courses are in great shape. The service staff was very accommodating with club rentals. For stay and play at J.W. Marriott, pretty happy.

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Redding, CA
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62 reviews 62 reviews
5 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Both courses are in excellent condition & the views are spectacular! Can't go wrong with either. Great resort!

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Los Gatos, California
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27 reviews 27 reviews
13 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

It is well maintained and has some decent variety. But it's not really impressive for a resort course. If you want a real challenge, I'd look elsewhere. However, if you are a mid to high handicapper this place might be perfect for you.

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