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Lunch At the Terrace Restaurant

Wait staff are friendly and courteous. The food is delicious and the service is great. One of the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Virg4422
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Kelowna, Canada
Not your normal Muni

What to say about Palm Deserts Municipal Owned Desert Willow Golf Resort, easy I wish my local Muni... read more

Reviewed November 20, 2018
fungolfvacations
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Seattle, Washington
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Varied elevations and unique water features have been carefully incorporated into the indigenous desert landscape at this prestigious Coachella Valley course.
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38995 Desert Willow Dr, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-1674
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wait staff are friendly and courteous. The food is delicious and the service is great. One of the nicest views if you sit outside for lunch.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 20, 2018

What to say about Palm Deserts Municipal Owned Desert Willow Golf Resort, easy I wish my local Muni was as pure as this facility! With 36 holes both courses are always in top notch shape. Fairways are lush, greens are undulated and fast, and after...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed July 10, 2018

Lost a watch, and the staff searched thru all the dirty towels from a day golf, and found the iPhone watch in the bag when cleaning clubs. The staff was amazing and the food at Desert Willow is to die for with the beautiful view....More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

Had the chance to meet the Head Pro (Ryan) prior to our friends round at Desert Willow. He was engaging, informative and very helpful. All the people we met in golf shop and on course were the same. Awesome team and awesome experience. Lunch following...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed April 27, 2018

Lots of courses to choose from in Palm Springs/Desert. Chose this one for it's very reasonable green fees and availability. A good deal. The course is beautiful and well maintained. Challenging enough to be fun. Nice friendly staff. very good facilities. Give it a go...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

I’m a regular golfer here (a 14 handicap) That said I don’t care if you shoot 125...there is no way anyone should take over 5hrs to play...especially in golf carts. The course and facilities are first class...the staff as well...but the course marshalling?....non existent or...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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golfDWGR, Manager at Desert Willow Golf Resort, responded to this reviewResponded April 10, 2018

We apologize for your experience with slow pace of play: Nothing impacts a round of golf for us like waiting on most shots and we would certainly be frustrated if we didn't see a marshal to communicate our concerns. We strive to maintain our USGA...More

Reviewed March 29, 2018 via mobile

This is the most beautiful golf course around!!! So well maintained and the staff is very accommodating and friendly. Everything is perfect...from the driving range, to the ice machines, to the tee boxes, to the nice wide fairways, to the large greens. The lush vegetation,...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed March 23, 2018

Located across the street from the JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort and leading up to the Desert Willow Golf Resort is a stunning walking path. Along the walk (less that a mile) are cactus plants and wild flowers. The side walks are bordered by the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed March 9, 2018

Beautiful course. The Marshall could have/should have moved play a bit more. 5 3/4 hour round. We were two groups. The first group in tipped the staff for cleaning clubs and asked that they tell the group behind us that we paid for them as...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed March 6, 2018 via mobile

Did not play golf but met for what we thought was a happy hour. No happy hour or app specials .very disappointing. We had drinks outside and the fireplace was not lit.nice view but would not recommend.

Date of experience: March 2018
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