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San Diego, California
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15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I are considering a move to Palm Desert. We travel here every few months to check out different neighborhoods and experience the weather at different times of year. We chose this place based on location and reviews alone. I will try to stick to the facts while writing this. Pros: Located in a residential area and only... More 

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

Hello, my apologies for the odor in the room. Since your departure the a/c unit was replaced as it was not working properly (causing the odor) and unfortunately, your visit was affected. While this studio is nicely upgraded with new granite kitchen and bathroom, the furniture is not. In either case, I am happy to discuss a return visit for... More 

Palm Springs, California
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24 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

What a wonderful experience. I'm from the area but had friends coming in, so we stayed here (staycation for me) at only $85 a night... off season. We stayed in one of the beautiful studios with a king bed, sofa bed, and kitchenette. Our own little studio apartment. I'm not sure what the flavor of this resort is, if every... More 

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

Many thanks for your very nice compliments! All of our condos are individually owned and decorated differently which we feel adds to the charm of the property. Our return clientele have their favorites, and I'm sure we have something for everybody. Thanks for giving us a try. We hope to see you back again soon. If you want to receive... More 

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17 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

We booked this resort as friends had been there before and loved it. Our son loved playing tennis and even tried out the older clay courts. The resort itself was beautiful, surrounded by mountains. Loved the cafe for a bloody mary in the morning or a cocktail in the afternoon. Our friends had a villa, so we cooked there most... More 

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

Thank you for your nice comments, we hope you and your family come back and visit us again! We pride ourselves in keeping a family friendly atmosphere, where kids can play freely and adults can relax and take a break. All of our condos are individually owned, which we feel adds a special charm to the resort. We have daily... More 

Ashford, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

This was an excellent place to stay, we were only there for 3 nights wish it had been more. The suite we had was amazing it had everything you would need, the beds were very comfy. I would definitely recommend this place to anyone. The pool side could do with tidying as paving was broken in places, but could cope... More 

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

We're so pleased you enjoyed your stay and certainly hope you will come back to the US to see us again! We hope to work on the pool deck as you mentioned. Did you know that the figure-8 pool was built in 1946! If you check our website and history you will find old photos of it back in the... More 

Los Angeles, California
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17 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

what a fabulous find. it's definitely retro and not fancy, but it was perfect! service was beyond excellent. rooms were clean and comfortable, pool was gorgeous, not overly crowded. tennis off the charts. simple and easy. the only way to vacation. thanks for a wonderful family weekend.

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

We are so pleased that you and your family enjoyed the resort. And, your compliments are very much appreciated. I couldn't have said it any better, we are not fancy but are perfect for families, friends and relaxation. Hope to see you back again soon! More 

Long Beach
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5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

This hidden gem in Palm Desert was perfect for our stay. A 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom unit with a full kitchen, free TV, free Wi-Fi, and a "private" pool right outside our unit. A charming, clean complex that has been around since 1946 but does not look it. Also the office staff was GREAT!

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

We're so glad you enjoyed one of our spacious villas. They are our more luxurious units with high ceilings, a fireplace (we actually do cool down enough for a cozy fire), and convenient washer/dryer. Perfect for families or couples. We appreciate your nice comment on staff and hope to see you back again soon! More 

Torrance, California
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2016

Staff was super friendly and helpful. Kitchen was quite nice and had the utensils and crockery we needed. Bathrooms were also very nice. Balcony was wonderful for morning and evening lounging. We spent most of our time at the pool, where a friendly, informal toy-loan program sprang up among the resort guests. Would definitely visit again!

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Thank Patrat321
Management C, Owner at Shadow Mountain Resort and Club, responded to this review

We are so pleased you and your family enjoyed your recent visit to Shadow Mountain! As you may know, all our studios and condos have fully equipped kitchens so you may take advantage of preparing meals in the comfort of your room. But, we offer a cafe for breakfast and lunch just in case. Thank you for your kind words... More 

Goshen
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2016 via mobile

Excellent location and reasonable . Family orientated serine resort. Will come back again. We had a poolside studio which was perfect for us . Studio does Need updates but you can beat the location and serinity and friendly staff in this price. I've already recommended it and plan to visit again next spring.

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

We appreciate you recommending our resort and are happy you enjoyed your recent stay. We utilize our summer season to make unit improvements, and look forward to seeing you back again for another relaxing visit. More 

East Aurora, New York
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19 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2016

Low key, quiet location, close to everything in Palm Desert. Our 2 bedroom/2bath villa was perfect for 2 adults & 2 teenagers. Plenty of space & beautifully appointed with a full kitchen & living room. The figure 8 pool is awesome! Tennis courts & proshop staff were fantastic!! Food at courtside restaurant was great & reasonably priced. Staff could not... More 

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Thank Elless123
Management C, Owner at Shadow Mountain Resort and Club, responded to this review

We pride ourselves in being a family friendly resort and appreciate you mentioning our staff and amenities, not to mention location. We hope to see you back again to enjoy sunshine and more. Again, thanks for your patronage! More 

Washinton DC
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016

Best place for tennis in the desert with arranged games, lessons, and clinics. Very close to numerous restaurants and other shopping. Nice two and three bedroom condos with housekeeping for longer stays.

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

Tennis is our thing, and we're glad you got to take advantage of our popular clinics, etc. We appreciate your comments and look forward to your return. More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Tennis Court
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf course
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Charming resort, breathtaking views, figure-eight swimming pool, home to the Desert Tennis Academy with lessons & clinics. Located in the heart of Palm Desert, California, the Resort is walking distance to the fabulous shops, restaurants and art galleries along the famed El Paseo Drive. Resort offers cafe & bar (breakfast and lunch), complimentary tennis on 16 tennis courts, pickleball, tennis pro-shop, four heated pools, five hot tubs, fitness room, massage service, saunas, poolside patio BBQ, volleyball, basketball, bicycle rentals, and more. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Shadow Mountain Resort and Club

Address: 45750 San Luis Rey Ave, Palm Desert, CA 92260
Location: United States > California > California Desert > Palm Desert
Price Range: $85 - $306 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Shadow Mountain Resort and Club 3.5*
Number of rooms: 80
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Also Known As:
Shadow Mountain Resort And Club Hotel Palm Desert
Shadow Mountain Hotel
Shadow Mountain Resort Palm Desert
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