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Marriott's Shadow Ridge

3.5 of 5 Resort   |   9003 Shadow Ridge Rd, Palm Desert, CA 92211
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Ranked #11 of 22 hotels in Palm Desert
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Lake Elsinore, California, United States
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

its nice location and nice stuff and beautiful landscape. the good thing about it its so close to all big stores like Costco and sams club and super wall mart and more and more. the food here its amazing and reasonable price.

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Escondido, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I am a property owner, who has fond memories of years back, when my children were young, and we did spend our week ownership vacation at Shadow Ridge. Summers were hot but you had the resort to yourself, winters were full of life with golfers and interesting people. In the pursuit of maximizing profits, in the short run; Marriott has... More

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Fullerton, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We have stayed before and loved it but Marriott Shadow Ridge is going downhill rapidly.The problems all relate to very poor management. First off the resort is way over crowded but not with honest paying guests. We saw cars with no parking passes everywhere. Cars with large families were parked near the pool areas and people were changing into swimwear... More

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Youngstown, Ohio
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9 reviews 9 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I stayed at Marriott's Shadow Ridge Enclaves for 8 days. The resort is beautifully landscaped and the surrounding mountains are unbelievable. It is conveniently located for grocery stores. We stayed in a 1 bedroom suite which includes a fully equipped kitchen which is great for breakfast, lunch and dinners. I only cooked dinner 1 time using the... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Maybe it's because we just came off of a Disney Vacation Club vacation, but this resort is a little disappointing in the details. At check in, she told us we were being given a golf course view...it was an unsolicited accommodation, but great! However, our view is of a swamp -literally. No big deal, views don't matter much. So we... More

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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54 reviews 54 reviews
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30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our friends are Marriott Vacation Club Owners and invited us to join them at Shadow Ridge for a week. We checked in on Sunday, they arrived Tuesday night. Two bedroom unit (1705 & 1706) has beautiful view of lake and golf course. Back patios off of each bedroom are very private and beautiful. The units are up-to-date, tastefully decorated and... More

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Lake Elsinore, California
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29 reviews 29 reviews
6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Marriott's Shadow Ridge is a shining example of why one should take a vacation in the desert. This was our first visit. We stayed for two nights with our eight-year-old son. The activities calendar is full each day. Or you can choose to lay by one of the pools. Our villa had a king-size bed, sofa bed, small kitchen: a... More

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San Diego, CA
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Third year we stayed at the resort (June 27-July 4). This year we has the best room yet - 1601/1602. Full one bedroom with the lockoff for a total of two bedrooms. Very spacious and the kitchen was very adequate. We have two younger children (7 years old) so we prepared nearly all of our meals, breakfast, lunch and dinner... More

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Los Angeles, California
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75 reviews 75 reviews
17 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Marriott's Vacation Club - Shadow Ridge, The Villages -Resort style ideal for extended stay, with check-out time at 10am -Fully stocked small kitchenette equipped with plates, utensils, refrigerator, microwave and cleaning supplies -Comfortable beds and even the sofabed was comfortable for a good night's sleep -Lots of soft towels with good water pressure in the shower -Calendar of events showed... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed for one night in one of the studio condos. Condos/rooms are very nice but small. The kitchenette is small but very useful and adequate with frig & microwave. bathroom is large with nice size shower in tub. WiFi signal was weak but TV also played various music channels. A tram comes by all the time to take you to... More

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Address: 9003 Shadow Ridge Rd, Palm Desert, CA 92211
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Location: United States > California > California Desert > Greater Palm Springs > Palm Desert
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Marriott's Shadow Ridge 3.5*
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Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Restaurant Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#3 Top resorts Hotel in Palm Desert #7 Romantic Hotel in Palm Desert #8 Family Hotel in Palm Desert
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Southern California's magnificent mountain ranges serve as the breathtaking backdrop for Marriott's Shadow Ridge. Spacious villas overlook rolling fairways and sparkling lakes weaving throughout the landscape. Beautiful master suites feature a king bed and oversized soaking tub while the spacious living and dining areas, and fully kitchen offer convenience and comfort. Swing by the Faldo Golf Institute by Marriott and try your luck on the championship course. Then relax at Nick Faldo's Bar & Grill. ... more   less 
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