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Embarc Palm Desert

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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“club intrawest”(70 reviews)
“outdoor shower”(25 reviews)
“adult pool”(18 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Fitness centre
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Embarc is a part of the Diamond Resort Timeshare Group and was formerly Club Intrawest. The developers did an excellent job in designing this resort from the beautiful grounds to the spacious and well equipped units. The resort is conveniently located overlooking the Desert Willow...More

Thank 1RINGMASTER
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve been coming to this hotel for over 10 yrs and not much has changed. Grounds continue to be well maintained and beautiful. Even though we were in a “renovated” unit it was really a lipstick and rouge. The bathroom should be gutted and the...More

1  Thank Lo R
Reviewed 10 April 2018

beautiful resort, very well maintained and in a lovely location. Units are spacious and extremely well equipped and serviced by excellent staff. Grounds are expertly tended and the design is gorgeous. Front desk staff were efficient and very helpful. We enjoyed the facilities provided, especially...More

2  Thank Helen S
Response from EmbarcUWE, Front Office Manager at Embarc Palm DesertResponded 12 April 2018

Hello Helen S, We are happy to hear you had a wonderful stay here at Embarc Palm Desert. We look forward to seeing you on your next holiday! Warm Regards, Samantha Pittman

Reviewed 28 March 2018

First visit to Palm Desert. The Embarc location was in a great location away for the busy street and next to a beautiful golf course. Our room was large with a full kitchen, large outside sitting area and an outside shower. Pool and hot tub...More

Thank 57Deb413
Response from EmbarcUWE, Front Office Manager at Embarc Palm DesertResponded 10 April 2018

Hello 57Deb413, Thank you for sharing your feedback with the Trip Advisor community. We are thrilled to hear that you had enjoyed your holiday with us. We look forward to welcoming you back! Warm Regards, Samantha Pittman

Reviewed 28 February 2018

Having access to the resort at Palm Desert alone is worth investing in an Embarc membership. We just enjoyed a sunny but abnormally chilly week there, my wife and I, our sons and daughters-in-law, and 3 grandchildren, all under 5. Everyone had a terrific time,...More

Thank rosedale71
Response from EmbarcUWE, General Manager at Embarc Palm DesertResponded 22 March 2018

Dear Rosedale71, We are thrilled to hear your family has continued to enjoy Embarc Palm Desert and all other Embarc Resorts with your Membership. It is truly special to hear our resort made your vacation experience, and it is our pleasure to welcome you back...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Concierge
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hot Tub
Tennis Court
Heated pool
Spa
Golf Course
Adult pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$130 - US$437 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Palm Desert
#1 Luxury Hotel in Palm Desert
#5 Family Hotel in Palm Desert
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$130 - US$437 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Palm Desert
#1 Luxury Hotel in Palm Desert
#5 Family Hotel in Palm Desert
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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edalgorf
15 March 2018|
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Response from rosedale71 | Reviewed this property |
Like most respondents here, I go to Palm Desert for golf, but I agree with the suggestions of: 1. taking the gondola up to the near-top of San Jacinto, and hike up there (although keep in mind that the temperature can be 40... More
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lindziloo2017
18 April 2017|
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Response from Bargara H | Reviewed this property |
Not really around this location. It's an easy walk to golf course and to grocery store but that's it. Closer to downtown Palm Springs might get you more of what you seem to want.
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350maddieb
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Response from Sugarfoodie | Reviewed this property |
I dont know, I apologize for the delay
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"Ask for unit 29-4 or 29-2 if not ask for a updated room"
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"we were at 25 at the bottom of the hill by the Adult pool it was excellent!"
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"For some reason, we were given the handicap rooms so I can't say."
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"I don't think there is a bad view!"
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