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Marriott's Shadow Ridge I-The Villages

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We were down there for Coachella, and boy were we happy to have a clean, quiet hotel at night. We would recover pool side in the morning before heading back to the festival. The pool we hung out at had a small kids area, ( I believe the restaurant there was called Snake Bites), but seemed more for the adults....

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San Ramon, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have stayed at this property for 3 years now when I am down for the BNP Paribas Tennis tournament. The stay has been excellent every single time. The staff is very friendly and the rooms are very clean. There is always plenty of parking outside the units and pool is excellent too. There is a shop where you can...

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MarriottVacationClub, Customer Care Manager at Marriott's Shadow Ridge I-The Villages, responded to this review

Welcome back! We are so happy to hear you enjoyed another stay with us here at Marriott's Shadow Ridge. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon.

Florence, Arizona
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We actually were at the property in November and have been to this location 4 times since we are Marriott Vacation Club owners--and we love it. This time we really enjoyed the adults pool area with friends that went with us. They were so impressed with the place and is easy access to other activities of interest. The property is...

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MarriottVacationClub, Customer Care Manager at Marriott's Shadow Ridge I-The Villages, responded to this review

Welcome back! We are so happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us here in Palm Desert. Thank you for a 5 star review.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in a one bedroom with a very well laid out floorplan. Especially enjoyed the balcony that overlooked golf course. The grounds were beautifully landscaped, scenic golf course with mountain views on all sides. Many residents enjoyed morning walks to the main building to pick up free newspapers and complimentary coffee. Each day there was a good selection of...

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MarriottVacationClub, Customer Care Manager at Marriott's Shadow Ridge I-The Villages, responded to this review

Michele, thank you for your review. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back.

Lakewood, Washington
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This property is one of the finest condo's we have ever stayed in. We stayed with friends who are owners and had a wonderful time. The entire staff made you feel like you were the most important guest there. We enjoyed the pool and the restaurants on site. Everything is extremely secure. We went to a presentation which we asked...

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MarriottVacationClub, Customer Care Manager at Marriott's Shadow Ridge I-The Villages, responded to this review

Thank you for a perfect review! We are pleased to hear you found Marriott's Shadow Ridge to be one of the finest. We hope you will join us again sometime.

Santa Clarita, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful place we have been coming for 15 years. But this year we had our villa on the second floor building 2800 and we absolutely were disturbed by the guests above us taking bath at midnight and 5 am in the morning. Terrible water noises..large tubs to fill up..Got very poor response from the front office..Next time we won't take...

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MarriottVacationClub, Customer Care Manager at Marriott's Shadow Ridge I-The Villages, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us. We apologize for any inconvenience you experienced during your stay with us. Please contact Customer Care directly at 800-860-9384 or customer.care@vacationclub.com so we may address your concerns personally. We hope to hear from you soon.

Park Ridge
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were really happy with our experience here! The grounds are beautiful as well as the view of the mountains. The golf course is also beautiful. The whole place is maintained beautiful and very clean. The pool areas are fabulous and large with more then enough pools to choose from. There are so many activities especially for the kids including...

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MarriottVacationClub, Customer Care Manager at Marriott's Shadow Ridge I-The Villages, responded to this review

Christine, thank you for your review. We are pleased to hear you and your family enjoyed your stay with us here in Palm Desert. We hope you will join us again sometime soon.

Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We are loving our stay at Shadow Ridge! We are a family with 2 kids ages 9 and 12 and the villages have been wonderful accommodations. The kitchen has everything we need, plenty of BBQ's around (we've never had to wait for one) and the beds are super comfy. Best of all the kids are having a fabulous time at...

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MarriottVacationClub, Customer Care Manager at Marriott's Shadow Ridge I-The Villages, responded to this review

We are so happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us here at Marriott's Shadow Ridge. Thank you for taking the time to leave a perfect review. We hope to welcome you back again sometime.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We spent 20 days in a one bedroom unit, ground floor on a golf course. We loved it so much we booked for three weeks next year. The place is clean spacious and nicely decorated. Our building was near the 'adult pool' which was the farthest walking to other pools, the workout room and the fun mixers (4 nights a...

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Jill, we are so happy to hear you had a great stay with us here at Marriott's Shadow Ridge. Thank you for a perfect review and we look forward to your next visit!

La Canada Flintridge, California
Reviewed 24 March 2017

This is an awesome resort. Pros: the main pool is actually one very large pool With a second smaller pool beside it. The area Is very well designed with large canopies making Sun shelters plentiful.; yet lots of direct sun Spots as well. Tons of chairs. Also a second Large pool area ith an actual sand beach for The kids....

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Thank you for a perfect review. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay and the resort here in Palm Desert. We hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back to Marriott's Shadow Ridge.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf Course
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Southern California's magnificent mountain ranges serve as the breathtaking backdrop for Marriott's Shadow Ridge. Spacious villas overlook rolling fairways and sparkling lakes weaving throughout the landscape. Beautiful master suites feature a king bed and oversized soaking tub while the spacious living and dining areas, and fully kitchen offer convenience and comfort. Swing by the Faldo Golf Institute by Marriott and try your luck on the championship course. Then relax at Nick Faldo's Bar & Grill. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Marriott's Shadow Ridge I-The Villages

Address: 9003 Shadow Ridge Rd, Palm Desert, CA 92211-2057 (Formerly Marriott's Shadow Ridge)
Region: United States > California > California Desert > Palm Desert
Price Range: $160 - $695 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Marriott's Shadow Ridge I-The Villages 3.5*
Number of rooms: 427
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Marriott's Shadow Ridge I-The Villages Palm Desert, California Desert
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#2 Top resorts Hotel in Palm Desert
#7 Romantic Hotel in Palm Desert
#8 Family Hotel in Palm Desert
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“Some pools are intended as quiet or adult--if you have children, be aware how far you are from the pool if you plan to use it a lot.”
AZsnowbird1975, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“1 and 2 second floor can be very noisy.”
frenchy20142014, 30 Mar 2017 | Read review
“If hanging at the pool is important be sure to ask for a bldg near The pool(s).”
ABCalifornia_dreamer, 24 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ongoing renovations are listed on the Vacation Club website. Use resort map found online to request your room.”
annie1776, 2 Mar 2017 | Read review
“In February, it is nice to have a room with a patio facing east to warm up the patio in the mornings.”
NebraskaFan71, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
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