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Welk Resort Palm Springs - Desert Oasis

34567 Cathedral Canyon Drive, Cathedral City, CA 92234 (Formerly Desert Oasis Resort)
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

From the moment we arrived at the Desert Oasis Resort, we were immediately taken care of and given a very warm welcome by the staff. We asked for a pool view room and were given one on the west side on the second floor...What a nice location!!! Upon entering the room, we were pleasantly surprised by the spaciousness of the... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

Our experience was excellent from arrival to departure. Everyone was courteous, and very helpful in every way possible. Service was available all the time and if we were missing something or needed something it was not too much trouble for the resort to provide it for us. The one bedroom unit was perfect for me and my husband and the... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

This was the 2nd Welk property that I have visited with the other being Escondido/San Diego. To say I was not impressed would be an understatement. The place looks like an old hotel that was converted to timeshares. The location of the resort is another problem as I would say that it is located in the "armpit" of the Palm... More 

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Whittier, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013

My family and I were not very pleased with our stay. To start our room was near a busy street so it was noisey and we can hear all the upstairs noise. The front desk people would mostly hang out in the office with thier cell phone. But in general the resort felt more like an average hotel. The pool... More 

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los angeles
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

Our second floor 1 bedroom unit was in excellent condition, roomy and very comfortable for our family of 2 adults and two children. The kitchen appliances and all furniture was in excellent condition and there were two flat screen TV and DVD players (one was a large screen). The bedroom and bathroom were large and clean and very nice. There... More 

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ontario
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013

Let me start by saying we usually stay at Marriott's, Sheraton's, Hilton's, etc. Why do I tell you this? Well, keep reading.... Cathedral City is not Palm Springs. If there was another side of the tracks, Cathedral City would be it. It is not scary or anything, it is just not Palm Springs. The rooms are spacious. The kitchen is... More 

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Eagle, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

Used our RCI points to stay at this resort and enjoyed the overall experience. Services was friendly, pool was accomodating but not overly big so you got to mingle with people. There was two pools to keep those adults away from the kids if so desired so that is a plus for some. It was perfect temperature for the climate... More 

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Bahrain
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

This resort is small compared to other Welk Resorts I have visited. However the standards are still high with good sized rooms, room service and friendly staff. We arrived in the dark and it can be hard to locate your apartment. The resort is two storey without any elevator (except a disabled facility for wheelchairs) so getting all your stuff... More 

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Oceanside, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

This is at least our third time to Welks. We had 4 days to use up of our timeshare so spent them here. Great one bedroom overlooking the golf course. Quiet and peaceful. Very clean, fully stocked full kitchen. Always enjoy staying at Welks. They are remodeling the lobby, so you have to go in to the back of the... More 

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West Covina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013

Compared to other name time shares in the Palm Springs area, this one is not as luxurious nor does it have the class amenities. That being said it is still very comfortable and quite for the most part. As usual there was one family that cared nothing at all for the other guests at the resort and they let their... More 

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