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Reviewed 8 April 2015

This is our third trip here and will be back in November for two more weeks. Check in which can be problematic went perfect, room was ready at 11am (!). We are golfers and played on site 7 or 8 times. Courses in great shape although putting was slower than past visits. Staff at golf club are fantastic. With a...

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MarriottVacationClub, Corporate Customer Care at Marriott's Desert Springs Villas I, responded to this review

Hi Brad! Thank you for the five-star feedback on Marriott's Desert Springs Villas I! It is terrific to know your visits consistently exceed expectations due to the well-kept golf course, accommodating associates like Eddie, and bar. We thank you for your loyalty to Marriott Vacation Club and look forward to hosting you again soon!

Bainbridge Island, Washington
Reviewed 24 March 2015

We stayed here for a week during the PNB Tennis Tournament and it was a great location. Make sure that you get the one bedroom suite as the single rom is very small. Stayed one night in the single room as three people and had to upgrade. Just keep in mind you are staying at a condo complex and not...

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MarriottVacationClub, Corporate Customer Care at Marriott's Desert Springs Villas I, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting Marriott's Desert Springs Villas! We look forward to seeing you again on your next visit to Palm Desert!

Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 17 March 2015

My husband and I stayed in the Desert Springs Villas I for a week during the BNP Paribas Tennis Open, and the property exceeded our expectations. Our one bedroom apartment was immaculate and incredibly homey, with a sectional and large coffee table for conversation or watching the flat screen TV. There was also a fireplace that would have been welcome...

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MarriottVacationClub, Corporate Customer Care at Marriott's Desert Springs Villas I, responded to this review

Thank you for joining us at Marriott's Desert Springs Villas! We are pleased you enjoyed your stay during the BNP Paribas Tennis Open and look forward to hosting your family again soon!

New York City, New York
Reviewed 13 March 2015

My family has stayed here many times over the past 20+ years and it is an amazing resort. It's such a gorgeous setting and the villas feel so spacious. We love it for family trips because you can easily get groceries and cook meals in the kitchen. So you don't have to eat every meal out which is awesome. My...

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MarriottVacationClub, Corporate Customer Care at Marriott's Desert Springs Villas I, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, Marie! We appreciate your feedback and are pleased to hear you've enjoyed your stays for the past 20 years! We look forward to welcoming you back soon to Marriott's Desert Springs Villas!

Red DEER
Reviewed 26 February 2015

Stayed in 2 bedroom unit on upper floor. Nice floor plan with lock off that had 2 beds. Worked well for our family. Very clean everywere kitchen set up nicely had everything we needed except dish towels pot holders.Housekeeping brought them in no time at all, they were fast and very friendly when ever we needed something. Our bed was...

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MarriottVacationClub, Corporate Customer Care at Marriott's Desert Springs Villas I, responded to this review

Hi Boyd! Thank you for the feedback on your visit. It is wonderful to see you found your recent stay relaxing because of the well-appointed villa and service-driven associates. We are sorry to learn you found the beds less than comfortable and apologize for the inconvenience. We have shared your comments on the bed with the resort management and thank...

Harleysville, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 20 February 2015

Great condo, nice pools, great location, small store on site to buy groceries and lunches, one outdoor restaurant on site, a little hot and noisy on a Saturday afternoon (our first day). Very short walk from Villas I to go over to the JW Marriott where we were had full privileges to the pool, restaurants, etc. Very easy to drive...

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MarriottVacationClub, Corporate Customer Care at Marriott's Desert Springs Villas I, responded to this review

Hi Pat! Thank you for the five-star TripAdvisor feedback on your recent getaway to Palm Desert, CA. It is exciting to learn you had a great overall week-long stay as a result of the villa and pools. We thank you for sharing the photos from your vacation and look forward to hosting you both again at Marriott's Desert Springs Villas...

Benicia,CA
Reviewed 6 February 2015 via mobile

The HOA takes great care to make sure these units are clean and updated. The beds are comfortable the linens are white and clean. The living rooms are comfortable with a large L couch plus a reclining chair. The round dining table is comfortable for conversation. Kitchens are well equipped. Washer and dryer work well. They could update to front...

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Hello Candice! Thank you for the five-star feedback on Marriott's Desert Springs Villas I. It is fantastic to know you love returning when needing to relax and renew because of the overall villa including the comfortable beds, living room and dining room table. We thank you again for your kind words and look forward to hosting you and your friends...

Ohio
Reviewed 31 January 2015

We had a one bedroom for a week on the golf course and one bulding away from nearest pool. Our room was delightful and personally I would love to have this layout for our retirement home It was the perfect size for two people, quite large for a one bedroom. The kitchen is granite and stainless,. All the furniture was...

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Thank you for the five-star TripAdvisor review on your recent stay! Wow! We love to see feedback such as yours as you count Marriott's Desert Springs Villas I among the best resorts you have visited due to the luxury provided at the pool areas, rooms, golf course and resort overall. Our team looks forward to welcoming you both back soon!

Brighton, Michigan
Reviewed 12 January 2015

Our family (five of us) spent three weeks during December 2014 and January 2015 at this resort. All of us had a wonderful time. This is a timeshare resort and we do stayed here as part of our Marriott timeshare ownership. This resort is definitely a first class facility. The staff does everything they can to make sure you are...

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Hello Pamela and thank you for the five-star TripAdvisor review of your recent family vacation! It is thrilling to read reviews such as yours as your family had a wonderful overall visit due to the service-driven associates, many activities and well-appointed villa. Our team hopes to have the pleasure of serving your family again at Marriott's Desert Springs Villas I!

Prescott Valley, Arizona
Reviewed 4 January 2015

We exchanged thru II at the end of March for Christmas week at the Marriott Desert Villas I. We have stayed previously at Desert Villas II. We prefer Villas I. Desert Villas is the only resort (that we have checked into) that contacts you for your pre-arrival requests. We spent the week in a one bedroom on the second floor,...

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Thank you for celebrating Christmas with us at Marriott's Desert Springs Villas! We appreciate your feedback and look forward to welcoming you back soon on your next vacation to Palm Desert.

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Golf course
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  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Palm Desert serves as the exceptional setting for Marriott's Desert Springs Villas. Beautifully designed on 400 acres. Adjacent to the JW Marriott Resort & Spa. Enjoy 36 holes of manicured fairways, exquisite tennis facilities, a lavish European spa and tempting cuisine. On-site, soak up the sun and relax with 7 luxurious pools. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Marriott's Desert Springs Villas I

Address: 1091 Pinehurst Ln, Palm Desert, CA 92260-1636
Region: United States > California > California Desert > Palm Desert
Price Range: €126 - €420 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Marriott's Desert Springs Villas I 3.5*
Number of rooms: 236
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Also Known As:
Marriott`s Desert Springs Villas i Hotel Palm Desert
Marriotts Palm Desert
Marriott Palm Desert
Palm Desert Marriotts
Hotel Style:
#4 Romantic Hotel in Palm Desert
#4 Top resorts Hotel in Palm Desert
#6 Family Hotel in Palm Desert
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“Try and get a room close to the reception area Building L or K”
 of 5 bubbles Delta5076, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Can't access the golf course from the room's balcony so it this sense there is no advanage to a ground floor room.”
 of 5 bubbles LCB07, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Choose ground floor or second floor. Golf course or other view.”
 of 5 bubbles Stuart60645, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The quieter rooms are away from the J.W. Hotel. The rooms closest to the clubhouse and Palmeras pool are the most central for families.”
 of 5 bubbles ploofy, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask for Second Floor in the rear buildings”
 of 5 bubbles Bradco2014, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
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