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“1 of 3 Favorites in Palm Desert”

Palm and Valley Golf Courses at Desert Springs
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Owner description: Framed against the stunning backdrop of the Santa Rosa Mountains, these two championship courses were designed by renowned architect Ted Robinson, "King of Waterscapes."
Reviewed January 22, 2012

Love "The Palms". Play it every year. Challenging and beautiful vistas on so many holes. Love the flowers and water features and water falls as well with the white-capped vistas. The course is always in great shape as well. Say hi to Paddy (starter) at the Palms - a dear man.

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Reviewed January 2, 2012

We played the Valley Course on the holiday weekend recently and found it frustratingly slow. On some of the par threes there were two groups of golfers ahead of us waiting to tee off. it is a pretty course in decent shape and the carts do include a gps so that is helpful but the pace of play was a real problem. We found that the course was in somewhat better condition than November of 2010 but not fabulous condition.

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Reviewed December 12, 2011

Upon arrival it was difficult to figure out where to go, upon finding the bad drop a warning sign dont leave your bag unattended gave me an uneasy feeling (especially because i was alone. After figuring out the "maze" to the clubhouse, i was greeted well by friendly staff. The course Palm course has a nice layout and is a good challangeall round, my biggest complaint was the greens were slower (almost fuzzy) than any other course i have played this year (that says alot as i have played over 200 rounds). Also had several blind shots from the fairway, and with plenty of water and trapping you need to roll up and have a look.

2  Thank golfeveryday
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Reviewed November 23, 2011

The courses were verey playable and absolutely lovely. The Palm course was about to undergo seasonal reseeding and was a bit on the dry side but that didn't interfere with our enjoyment. The Valley course had just been redone and was just spectacular. I wish my golf had lived up to the setting!

1  Thank kcoghlan
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Reviewed October 31, 2011

Well-maintained and staffed. Pristine and perfect location.

Thank starrinc
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