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Mont Tremblant, Canada
Reviewed 7 November 2014

Stunning views of the Desert Willow golf course! Indoor and outdoor shower. Beautiful condo with lots of room. Great hidabed and comfortable cot. We were 4 in a 1 bedroom..pools and facilities were all excellent.

1Thank Yourtremblant
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 19 October 2014

Mike and I were pleasantly surprised by the generously sized studio apartment and it's design features - it was well thought out from the wrist band keys (that we could carry easily and swim with) to the lay out of the rooms. We often stay in studios and this was bigger than most and had a lovely private patio too...

5Thank Josephine C
new hartford ct.
Reviewed 15 October 2014 via mobile

My wife and I stayed here for 4 days. The condo was huge. It was so quiet and relaxing, it was unbelievable. Just a great place to relax! It was close to Palm Springs. About 2hrs to Los Angeles. About 2 hours to San Diego. Close to all the local casinos and golf courses. And the weather was just fantastic....

3Thank NewHartfordCt_Bigboy
Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 1 October 2014

My husband picked this place for us, noting it had a #1 rating. My goodness, was he ever right! We had a one bedroom suite over looking te golf course , grassy area a n pool to the side. Just lovely! Our suite was fabulous....we opened the door to n outside area with table chairs and a fireplace. The suite...

2Thank mutzeraz
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 30 September 2014

This was our second visit to Club Intrawest - Palm Desert. As members of CI, the first time we stayed in a one bedroom suite and this time, as we were travelling with my parents, we booked the 2-bed 2-bath suite. Our stay was great. Even though we were traveling off-peak time, it was still a busy place, though the...

1Thank shahnile
Casa Grande, Arizona
Reviewed 28 September 2014

This was our first stay at Club Intrawest in the desert and our week there was more than we had anticipated. It's a beautiful property with several pools (I think five in all), BBQ facilities, gorgeous landscaping, walking paths, tennis and basketball courts, bike rentals, a billiard and ping pong table, a large outdoor fireplace with seating at the resort...

2Thank miznovember
Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 27 September 2014

The grounds are still immaculate, the room was perfect (we had a one bedroom on the second floor), loved the adult pool and the staff. Even though it was super hot, we bought floats for the pool, brought drinks down in insulated cups and soaked up the vitamin D. Keep it up, Club Intrawest. Knowing that everything is kept so...

Thank tlkrumm
Houston, Texas
Reviewed 20 September 2014

We used our Disney points (DVC) in trade for this property,and are beyond thrilled with our choice. We chose a 2 bedroom/2 bath unit, since we traveled with another couple who are good friends. First, the staff is accommodating, friendly and sincere about making your stay here wonderful, in all ways. The property is beautifully maintained, quiet,and easy to navigate;...

Thank joboxer555
Bellingham, Washington
Reviewed 12 September 2014

We have been Intrawest owners for a number of years and finally traveled to Palm Desert last October (2013). This is for sure our favorite Intrawest property we have been to. Absolutely nothing to complain about. Beautiful grounds, numerous pools, golf course and foothill views. O.K. no Oven may be the only possible negative thing but really didn't matter.

Thank 2foodies4u
Reviewed 10 September 2014

We've been to all but two Intrawest destinations. All are in wonderful locations, and all are decorated with local themes in mind. In Palm Desert's case, this means desert landscaping and southwestern themes inside. Very well done indeed, and excellently fitted-out and maintained as all Intrawest properties are. And as always, everyone you meet is polite, friendly, helpful, and knowledgeable...

Thank Dennis F

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
  • Spa
  • Golf Course
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Embarc Palm Desert

Address: 1 Willow Rdg, Palm Desert, CA 92260-0619 (Formerly Club Intrawest - Palm Desert)
Region: United States > California > California Desert > Palm Desert
Price Range: RM614 - RM2,207 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Embarc Palm Desert 4.5*
Number of rooms: 65
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Also Known As:
Club Intrawest - Palm Desert Hotel Palm Desert
Hotel Intrawest Palm Desert
Intrawest Palm Desert
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Palm Desert
#5 Family Hotel in Palm Desert
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“All bottom floor units have two bedrooms.”
 of 5 bubbles lvrocean, 15 Mar 2017 | Read review
“There are no elevators so if that is an issue, be sure to ask for a ground floor unit.”
 of 5 bubbles BellinghamBeachbaby, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“three bedroom units are awesome..”
 of 5 bubbles kenpearl, 4 Feb 2017 | Read review
“second floor end unit”
 of 5 bubbles mdbgoldfamily, 28 Jan 2017 | Read review
“If travelling with children, ask to be in a building close to the family environment pools.”
 of 5 bubbles DaynaR5, 25 Jan 2017 | Read review
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