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Shadow Mountain Resort and Club

45750 San Luis Rey, Palm Desert, CA 92260
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Ranked #12 of 22 Hotels in Palm Desert
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Ocoee, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Only here for two nights but the accommodations were wonderful. Very quiet and relaxing from a busy day. Rooms were clean and the grounds were both nostalgic and beautiful. The pool side villas are great for a quick weekend, close to everything. If I come back to the area I will prefer to stay here.

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croydon, england
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed here for 4 nights. Was only meant to be for 2 nights. Place was so comfortable. Pool huge and we pretty much had it to ourselves. Lovely shops and restaurants nearby. Only downside is the catering facilities. The cafe is only open to 2.30pm but might stay open longer during busier times. Was peaceful. Just what we needed... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our anniversary happened to fall on the same week as the Coachella festival. Immediately we knew it was bad idea. Prices hiked up by 3x of the normal rate. We made plans to go to palm spring and had already purchased our plane tickets, hence we went along with our plan despite of the festival. We have been told by... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

The hotel was built in the 1940's and is totally charming. The grounds are beautiful and the rooms while not plush and super fancy, they are PERFECT for families. We loved the ability to have a kitchen in both rooms we got. It was like having our own condo. The kitchens are stocked with all the necessities, you just supply... More 

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San Diego, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Love this place. The courts are great and the pool is pristine- Also the grill is pretty good. Very close to some great restaurants but why bother as they have kitchens and the mountain views are stunning from most of the balconies.

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Management C, Owner at Shadow Mountain Resort and Club, responded to this review

We're so glad you enjoyed your stay. Our winter has been extra beautiful with snow on surrounding mountains and temps in mid 80s. Thanks for your nice comments on our views and amenities. We look forward to your return! More 

Sun Valley-Ketchum, Idaho
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

We have stayed at the Shadow Mt Club for several years and we love it. Before we book the room we ask for advise, as we like the updated rooms - we have stayed in several different rooms and they have all been excellent. Clean, well stocked, internet (not great but on vacation!). The staff is so helpful and friendly.... More 

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Management C, Owner at Shadow Mountain Resort and Club, responded to this review

We so appreciate your very nice reviews and are happy you enjoyed your recent stay and many others. We feel our inventory continues to get better and better, and strive to offer a fresh resort feel throughout the property. We would agree, out location can't be beat too! We look forward to your next visit. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

I booked this place for my wife and I. I wanted a nice get away from work and life. This place was so comfortable and our room was very nice. We stayed in 215. Great room single King room, nice wood floor style, and kitchen-et with everything you need to cook. Friendly staff, awesome pool, free wifi and parking. Super... More 

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Management C, Owner at Shadow Mountain Resort and Club, responded to this review

We're so glad you enjoyed your return visit with us, and the tennis clinic. Thanks for your kind words. We hope to see you back again soon. More 

Issaquah, WA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

I have been going to Shadow Mountain for several years for a 3 day tennis camp. I went again last weekend and, as usual, the tennis was terrific. The pro staff is very helpful and always fun. I stayed in a one bedroom, and this was one of the better ones I've been in. They all are decent, but some... More 

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Management C, Owner at Shadow Mountain Resort and Club, responded to this review

Thanks for returning to our Desert Tennis Academy for your tennis clinic! We are grateful for your nice comments and hope your game has improved, and look forward to seeing you back again soon. More 

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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014 via mobile

I stayed in a lovely retro modern deco studio at Shadow Mountain Resort. It was the perfect retreat! Over looking a large gorgeous heated pool surrounded by tall Palm trees. I enjoyed a comfy king bed and sofa, chair and round table and with two chairs. Nice modern kitchenette with two burner stove, micro/oven and medium sized refridgerator. I loved... More 

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Management C, Owner at Shadow Mountain Resort and Club, responded to this review

Your review is very nice and leaves us smiling that you take in all that we offer at the resort. We are glad you enjoyed our great location to El Paseo, the full equipped kitchen (offered in every room), and recreation. We appreciate your patronage and do hope to see you back again soon! More 

Brentwood, California
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

This resort is my favorite place to stay when I am in Palm Desert! The grounds are beautifully manicured and the large pool is the STAR of the show! Equally fantastic are the pleasant staff, especially a gentleman by the name of Christopher. He operates the front desk and he is always a friendly face to see upon our arrival.... More 

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Management C, Owner at Shadow Mountain Resort and Club, responded to this review

We so appreciate your kind words about staff and our resort amenities, and do hope you can return soon. More 

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