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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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Scottsdale, Arizona
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44 reviews 44 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a Marriott Vacation Club golf resort property intended for longer stays, but we only stayed one night while passing through the area. Front desk staff pointed out Vacation Club desk at check-in, but didn't try to hard-sell membership. Resort-type activities and amenities onsite (golf, tennis, pools, etc.) but no resort fee. Our room was a studio with a... More 

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Genoa, Nevada
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41 reviews 41 reviews
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is our second time staying at Shadow Ridge, and I had almost forgotten how huge, and I mean huge this resort is. I would think this would be a great place for families because of the spaciouness of the rooms and all of the pools that are available. For us, we try and reserve a room near the quiet... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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31 reviews 31 reviews
29 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It was my own fault for staying here and not doing my homework. After driving throughout the state of California for hours, by the time I arrived at this hotel I was exhausted. The last thing I wanted to do was to drive another 1/2 mile to my room/apartment, try to find my building in the dark of night, and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love this luxury resort! We stay here every year, and love everything about it! The rooms are spacious and comfortable, and the resort offers something for every age to love. It has a beautiful golf course, plenty of pools to choose from, onsite restaurants, and a family center with lots of games, a movie theater, and plenty of daily activities... More 

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Carmel, California
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12 hotel reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our first stay at a Marriott Vacation Resort and we are now convinced! We met friends and shared a two bedroom suite. Having the living space a kitchen was nice but the large balcony was outstanding. The décor was lovely and recently redone. We'll be checking out other Marriott Resorts.

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West Orange
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A wonderful resort with well-appointed rooms. Our lovely suite overlooked the golf course, which was impeccably kept. The property contained beautiful pools on the very lovely grounds. Staff was very friendly and so very accommodating. It was a wonderful experience.

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Carlsbad, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You should cancel and rebook at the Marriott Desert Springs villas II. Lets describe my experience. At check-in I asked if the clerk had a recommendation for hot springs, the response was that's a great question for our concierges at the JW. Akwardly I left the front desk, the weirdest thing is the JW is 5 miles aways. So I... More 

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MarriottVacationClub, Corporate Customer Care at Marriott's Shadow Ridge, responded to this review

Thank you for your TripAdvisor review. We are disappointed to learn your stay fell short of expectations overall because of concerns related to facilities including the Jacuzzi and the service failure’s experienced when attempting to gain clarification on these concerns. We have shared your feedback on this with the resort leadership and thank you for your input. We look forward... More 

North Vancouver, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited for one week and the Shadow Ridge is a first class resort. Friendly staff and everything was up to our expectations. The resort had a great pool area and even a waterslide for little kids Our room overlooked the golf course

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San Jose, CA
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39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We like the units the pool is the highlight. If u have kids this is the place to be. Serene and quiet for adults but enough to do for kids. Area has great zoo and snow activities like sledding just ten min away!

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Whittier, CA
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

i love luxery but if your in or near palm springs stay in a local joint to feel like your in Palm Springs. We've stayed here twice and had good experiences both times. My only comments are one, the parking is rediculously far from the hotel - in heels your exhausted before you get to your room. secondly, it feels... More 

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Address: 9003 Shadow Ridge Rd, Palm Desert, CA 92211
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*
Number of rooms: 848
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