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Shadow Mountain Resort and Club

45750 San Luis Rey, Palm Desert, CA 92260
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Ranked #10 of 22 Hotels in Palm Desert
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Croydon, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Found this resort while touring westcoast usa. And what a Gem! Swimming pool is huge!! and most of the time we had it to ourselves! Was only going to stay 2 nights but stayed 4 as it was so nice. Highly recommended and would definitely stay here again

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The neighbourhood is claim Staff is friendly and want to help There is a café at the main pool it offers both breakfast and lunch the price is average as is the food. The pool perfect although in the weekends there tend to be a lot of people. The room was clean lots of towels nothing to put a finger... More 

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Lake Forest, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 via mobile

Greatt value! Rooms are nice with kitchen including full refrigerator. Pool and tennis courts beautiful! Beginning a woman and traveling alone for business I felt very safe with it being a gated resort. I Would definitely stay again!

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Ocoee, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

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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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

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 April 29, 2015

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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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
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 

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