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Club Intrawest - Palm Desert

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1 Willow Ridge, Palm Desert, CA 92260
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Glen Ridge, New Jersey
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We booked through a timeshare exchange, without much knowledge of the property. We couldn't have been more delighted with the place. We were there with another couple, and had a 2 room, 2 bath condo, which is really adjoining accommodations. Intrawest calls them a "lockout" because you can enter through two doors, and the two rooms can be separated. The... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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49 reviews 49 reviews
8 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Club Intrawest Palm Desert sets the benchmark by which other resorts of this type should be measured. From the moment you drive onto the property, you know that this club is special. The first thing you note, is that it hasn't turned its back on its desert location - the gardens are lush, but with cactus and other dry climate... More 

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ClubIntrawest, General Manager at Club Intrawest - Palm Desert, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the high praise Chris. The team were all happy to learn they helped make your vacation a special one and we appreciate you taking the time to share your experience with others. We look forward to welcoming you back to the Club. Sincerely, James Winchester, Club Manager & Regional Director, USA More 

Allentown, Pennsylvania
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I just want to commend Philip and the staff who keeps this place running so smooth. This is my third time back. It is a place where you can truly sit back and relax. There are plenty of pools that are oriented to both children and adults. You can sit back and read a book at poolside and not get... More 

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ClubIntrawest, General Manager at Club Intrawest - Palm Desert, responded to this review

We are so happy to hear you enjoyed your third visit to the Club and that you have found this to be "the place for you". I know Philip, Stacy, Vanessa, myself and the entire team look forward to welcoming you back to the Club very soon. Sincerely, James Winchester, Club Manager & Regional Director, USA More 

Gurnee, Illinois
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122 reviews 122 reviews
17 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

When first walking into our unit, we were blown away. The first door you walk through takes you onto an open air terrace that features a table and chairs and a gas fireplace. Then you continue on to the real door of the unit. Very impressive. There is a stand alone clawfoot tub in the bedroom. The shower is huge... More 

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ClubIntrawest, General Manager at Club Intrawest - Palm Desert, responded to this review

Lenora, We are thrilled to hear you enjoyed your stay and that you decided to join the Club! We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Sincerely, James Winchester, Club Manager & Regional Director, USA More 

San Diego, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

Roomy,relaxing, clean, spacious, and a staff that is extremely helpful. This place is one of my favorite get away places. The unit is bright and colorful with lots of room. We have stayed there several times and always enjoy being there whether with the family or on our own. The end units with out door shower and large patios with... More 

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ClubIntrawest, General Manager at Club Intrawest - Palm Desert, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your feedback. We are very happy to hear your visits to Club Intrawest Palm Desert are enjoyable and that you find the team helpful. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Sincerely, James Winchester, Club Manager & Regional Director, USA More 

London
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

We booked the last week in August at Club Intrawest after 2 weeks in Florida to check out the dry heat as opposed to the humidity of the Gulf Coast. We really enjoyed it. The facilities are excellent and at times it felt we had the whole resort to ourselves as it was quiet. We took in the cable car... More 

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ClubIntrawest, General Manager at Club Intrawest - Palm Desert, responded to this review

We are very happy to hear your summer visit to Palm Desert was relaxing and enjoyable. The Palm Springs Aerial Tramway is a great way to cool off a little when temperatures on the valley floor soar into triple digits; even Joshua Tree is at higher elevation, and so somewhat cooler, and both make great summertime activities. We appreciate you... More 

Vancouver, Canada
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

We stayed here at the beginning of January 2015 and couldn't get over how beautiful the property was. The staff was super friendly and helpful, and the rooms were comfy and clean. Club Intrawest has literally thought of everything you would want! So much to see and do close by. This vacay was a home run!

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ClubIntrawest, General Manager at Club Intrawest - Palm Desert, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to review the Club. We are happy to see you enjoyed your stay in Palm Desert and that you found the property beautiful and the team friendly and helpful. We agree that the Coachella Valley has a lot to offer and it is our pleasure to share our passion and knowledge of the area with... More 

Reno, Nevada
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54 reviews 54 reviews
14 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

This property lives up to the Intrawest standard of excellence. Rooms are nicely appointed, and although a large complex, was surprisingly quiet. The property has 3 swimming pools (one adult only) that were never crowded and multiple hot tubs. The pool areas also had immaculate BBQ's. Washer and dryers on location are free of charge (laundry soap is provided).

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ClubIntrawest, General Manager at Club Intrawest - Palm Desert, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your impressions of the Club Stephen, we are glad to hear you enjoyed it. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Sincerely, James Winchester, Club Manager & Regional Director, USA More 

victoria bc
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

We use some of our points here every year in December. We concur that the grounds and units are kept in immaculate condition. Two amenities outside and near the resort are really important to us as non golfers. The first is the newish outdoor public pool about 1 mile away to the southwest, this outdoor pool is 50 X 25... More 

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ClubIntrawest, General Manager at Club Intrawest - Palm Desert, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share feedback. We are glad to see you enjoyed your visit and the Palm Desert Aquatic Center and the Spa at the JW Marriott are some great suggestions for other visiting Members and guests. Many Members find a face-to-face Membership update helpful to learn how best to use their Membership, have their questions... More 

Kingston, Ontario, Canada
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74 reviews 74 reviews
16 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

We have travelled all over the world and have been in some very nice resorts. The Intrawest Palm Desert resort is a first class resort to spend a relaxing vacation. Palm Desert offers many attractions from golf to hiking. The El Paseo downtown adds a vibrant restaurant- shopping section to the area. The resort itself is a very pleasant desert... More 

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ClubIntrawest, General Manager at Club Intrawest - Palm Desert, responded to this review

Thank you Tom H for sharing your feedback. We are happy to see you enjoyed your visit and found the Club a relaxing place to vacation. We look forward to welcoming you back to your Palm Desert Club. James Winchester, Club Manager & Regional Directory, USA More 

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