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JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort & Spa

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was immediately impressed upon arrival how friendly and efficient all the staff were to me. The first thing to notice is how large this resort is in size. Before booking I had read the suggestions on Tripadvisor and it helped to know to get a room with a splash pad and mountain view. The the pool side rooms definitely...

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MarriottDesertRidge, Guest Experience Specialist at JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Sounds like you had the perfect vacation. Thank you for sharing your wonderful experience with our future travelers. We are delighted to hear how fabulous your recent stay was and hope to have you join us again in the future. Please do not hesitate to reach out to us directly for any assistance with your future travel plans. Kimberly, Guest...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The grounds are nice, well looked after and presents well but the experience is lacking, it's a place for business conventions and is large and more like a shopping centre than a hotel. It's in the middle of nowhere and nothing close by so it's inconvenient also. The outside dining is plagued by birds, their droppings are all over the...

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MarriottDesertRidge, Guest Experience Specialist at JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are sorry to hear that your recent stay was anything less than exceptional. Please reach out to us with your contact information at jwdesertridgeguestservice@Marriott.com so that we may speak with you in further detail. We truly appreciate your feedback and look forward to hearing from you. Kimberly, Guest Experience Specialist

Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a great hotel, location can't be beat. gardens and spa were good. The real secret is the Griffon Club. Well worth the cost. Food and cocktails there were really special. I can't say enough good things about this resort!!

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MarriottDesertRidge, Guest Experience Specialist at JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your wonderful review. We are truly pleased to hear how much you enjoyed your time with us and that you discovered our special gem, the Griffin Club! We hope to have you join us again soon! Kimberly, Guest Experience Specialist

Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The JW is a great facility. The rooms are good size and the common areas are typical of a JW hotel. Where this resort differentiates itself is the service. The staff here are all extremely well trained and are clearly happy to be of service. I highly recommend the club level. The staff in the club are better than most...

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MarriottDesertRidge, Guest Experience Specialist at JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your rave reviews. We are delighted to hear how fabulous your stay was and that you were able to experience our extraordinary Griffin Club. We would love to have you join us again when your travels bring you back to Arizona. Please reach out to us at jwdesertridgeguestservice@marriott.com for any assistance with your future travel...

Chadwick, Illinois, United States
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The staff here was fantastic. This was a beautiful resort for our conference. Would definitely go back again when in area for business or pleasure. Very nice shopping area within walking distance. We did not get a chance to golf, but course was connected with hotel.

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Thank you for your wonderful review. We are delighted to hear how amazing your stay was and would absolutely love to have you join us again in the future! Kimberly, Guest Experience Specialist

Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This once again was part of a family christmas day celebration.. after dinner head over to JW Marriott's holiday gingerbread display. 2016 proved yet another banner year for Desert Ridge's ace resort. Wonderful culinary display... love what your chefs do, thank you to them all and hope everyone had a wonderful holiday.. highly suggest to others to consider checking it...

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MarriottDesertRidge, Guest Experience Specialist at JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Our Gingerbread Village is such a treat for all ages and we are so happy to hear that we are part of your holiday tradition! We look forward to your visit again next year, if not sooner! Kimberly, Guest Experience Specialist

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was here for business but this place is now on my radar for a vacation spot. The resort is beautiful. The staff was pleasant and accommodating. The view of the mountains from my room were breathtaking. I'm picky when it comes to clean rooms and although the hotel phone (which I didn't use anyway) was super dusty the rest...

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MarriottDesertRidge, Guest Experience Specialist at JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort & Spa, responded to this review

We love to hear this! We are so pleased the you joined us recently for your business trip and hope to have you come join us again, perhaps this time, for a relaxing vacation. Please reach out to us directly for any assistance with your future travel plans. Kimberly, Guest Experience Specialist

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed my stay. Rooms were spacious and clean. I rarely heard my neighbors. Plenty of dinning options. Try the guacamole! Resort golf course was good. Little outdoor construction, but it didn't interfere with my visit.

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Thank you for joining us recently. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your time with us and hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back again soon! Kimberly, Guest Experience Specialist

Irvine, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have attended several conferences at this resort. The rooms are spacious, clean, and calm. The public areas and the amenities at the resort are nice. There are a few restaurants at the hotel that are pretty good. Friendly and accommodating staff makes it a good place to stay at.

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MarriottDesertRidge, Guest Experience Specialist at JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for your loyalty to our resort, we appreciate you staying with us during your conferences. We are pleased to hear that you enjoy your time with us and look forward to your next visit. Kimberly, Guest Experience Specialist

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The JW delivers what one should expect from a resort of this caliber and cost - around $400/night. The grounds are impeccable - the golf course is outstanding and the conference facilities are world class. The rooms are large and very comfortable.

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Thank you for sharing your experience with our future travels. We are delighted to hear how exceptional your recent stay was and do hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back once again. Kimberly, Guest Experience Specialist

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Roy's - Desert Ridge
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Cuisines: American, Hawaiian, Seafood
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Without peer among Phoenix resorts, the award-winning, AAA 4-Diamond JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort & Spa welcomes guests to its stunning 316 acres in the Sonoran Desert. Our captivating resort takes you to a place where luxury, personal service, invigorating recreation and excellent dining are in abundance. Guest rooms and suites feature private balconies or patios with dramatic desert vistas, mountain views, and tech-friendly amenities. This premier resort also impresses with the award-winning Revive Spa and championship Wildfire Golf Club, home to the LPGA Founders Cup. Families, couples and friends will find a variety of activities designed for all ages including our Wildfire Pool Complex complete with Lazy River and water-slide. Or just relax and enjoy each others company indoors or outside on one of many patios with our inviting fire-pits overlooking the resort's waterways. Among the leading North Phoenix, Arizona resorts, JW Marriott Desert Ridge is your one-stop vacation haven. ... more   less 

Additional Information about JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort & Spa

Address: 5350 E Marriott Drive, Phoenix, AZ 85054-6147
Region: United States > Arizona > Central Arizona > Phoenix > Desert Ridge
Price Range: €252 - €701 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort & Spa 4.5*
Number of rooms: 950
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#2 Spa Hotel in Phoenix
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#7 Business Hotel in Phoenix
#9 Family Hotel in Phoenix
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“Pay for the access to the Griffin Lounge! Totally worth it.”
 of 5 bubbles katemN9246LI, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Get concierge floor and Griffon Club access”
 of 5 bubbles jasman79, 11 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Room with pool or mountain view. Loved the balcony in the room we had.”
 of 5 bubbles 586pam, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Get a high floor facing away from the pool.”
 of 5 bubbles 464StephenW, 10 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Was on third floor, which is just above the lobby which is on the second floor. Had a room with view of pool, splash pad and mountains.”
 of 5 bubbles Coolmom8, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
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