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Marriott's Shadow Ridge Golf Club

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Address: 9002 Shadow Ridge Rd, Palm Desert, CA 92211-2057
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+1 760-674-2700
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours

Located in the Coachella Valley, Shadow Ridge Golf Club enjoys over 350...

Located in the Coachella Valley, Shadow Ridge Golf Club enjoys over 350 days of sunshine and blue skies every year. This beautiful and peaceful valley is often referred to as the "golf capital of the world" because of its ideal playing conditions and abundance of courses.

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Fabulous condition

Played here 3 times during our stay. The course is challenging, but fair. It's in great shape and the greens are lovely. Certainly a shame that a lot of golfers don't repair their... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 18 December 2016
Anna B
Oxnard, California
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Oxnard, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016

Played here 3 times during our stay. The course is challenging, but fair. It's in great shape and the greens are lovely. Certainly a shame that a lot of golfers don't repair their divots holes on either the greens or fairways, or even rake the bunkers - must be a frustration for the greenskeepers! The green fees are expensive, so... More 

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Farnham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

We played and were throughly entertained by the Shadow Ridge golf course today and found it in immaculate condition. Faldo has created big comfortable fairways in which to hit your drive but the real challenge comes with the greens which are undulating and fast and protected by heaps of bunkers. Your short game has to be on song to score... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Great place !! stayed in a two bedroom condo .great golf course loved the service great lunch at the bar

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Olney, Maryland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

Played here at 8:30. Stayed at the resort so very convenient. Round took 4-1/4 hours. Course in great shape on fairways but some bare areas if you can't keep it on the fairway. Views are very nice. Greens were a bit more difficult than I'm used to and often were surrounded by bunkers (which were not in great shape). You'd... More 

Thank hollanderc
Huntington Beach, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 322 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

It is August. It is over 110 degrees. No one tees up a golf ball after 10:00 and most want to be off the course by then. You would think courses would bend over backwards for the few brave souls who want to brave the heat. Not at Marriott's Shadow Ridge. My partner and I call about an expired UnderPar... More 

Thank KenVicLee
Woodland Park, Colorado, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

This is a lovely resort! It is well maintained and the grounds are very beautiful with flowers and flowering shrubs. There are about 4 different pools all well cared for.There is lots of activities for the kids/teens (game room, movie theater, crafts) The staff were very nice, but young and some are little inexperienced. I called the front desk because... More 

Thank Wendy C
Los Angeles, California
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

For those who come to billyart for an honest review you will always find a positive point somewhere in my narrative. If you are looking to drive the fastest GOLF CARTS anywhere west of the Mississippi you have come to the right place. They might even give Bubba Watson a run for his hovercraft money. They were like wow!!! Now... More 

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Joplin, Missouri
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016

Beautiful location, large rooms especially bathroom, full kitchen, loved the view. You are close to restaurants, shopping, and other sites to visit with easy travel to those locations. Large pools grant relief from the sun. There is limited parking under the awning to keep the cars cool. The condo could use an upgrade in furnishings and cleaning. Marriott usually has... More 

Thank mocatlady
Chandler, Arizona
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411 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2016

Have stayed here multiple times for business conventions. The accommodations are of good quality. The golf course is well done and a challenge. The restaurants are also excellent. Great spot for business or weekend getaway.

Thank Brookspal
Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

Played here with my wife & mate. What a great golf course. The fairways a beautifully contoured and the greens were fantastic. I haven't had many courses in Palm Springs but this was by far the best.

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