A vacation home that feels like home.
Palm Desert’s distinctive style is a perfect complement to the luxury you’ll experience at Marriott's Shadow Ridge. There are plenty of active and leisure pursuits for everyone.Championship golf
Championship golfElevate your game at the Marriott Golf Academy* at Shadow Ridge, a full service golf school and practice facility, then transfer your skills to the golf course at Shadow Ridge Golf Club, an 18-hole Nick Faldo design.Dining
DiningEnjoy the convenience of The Marketplace for deli items and Starbucks® coffee, plus visit the Chuckwalla Pool Bar & Grill* and Snakebites Pool Bar & Grill*.Exercise & recreation
Exercise & recreationStay active and engaged with on-site tennis courts, half-court basketball, and a volleyball court. A fitness center* with steam room and sauna in the golf clubhouse and a 24-hour fitness center* at the Enclaves.Water fun
Water funRelax at one of six heated pools, one with a waterslide, or watch your children play in one of our two splash areas.
Resort Amenities**Marriott Golf Academy*, a full-service golf school and practice facility and also home to Shadow Ridge Golf Club, an 18 hole championship golf courseThe Grill at Shadow Ridge*, casual continental cuisines for lunch and dinner in a country-club atmosphere (hours vary by season)The Marketplace*: Perfect for snacks, cold drinks, ice cream and necessities; featuring Starbucks® coffee, specialty espresso drinks and moreChuckwalla Pool Bar & Grill*, Snakebites Pool Bar & Grill*Fitness center* with steam room and sauna and fitness center* in the EnclavesHeated outdoor pools with whirlpool spas, children’s splash area and waterslide2 half basketball courts, volleyball court, lighted tennis courts, volleyball courtInteractive park area, kids activity center and outdoor playgroundDaily activities program for all ages* Location amenity**Additional fees may apply to certain amenities.
Your spacious vacation retreat.
Our inviting villas provide plenty of living and dining space for the whole family or a group of friends. Enjoy your vacation home away from home.
Typical 1-Bedroom Villa
1-bedroom/1-bath villaApproximately 825 square feetSleeps 4
Villa AmenitiesVillas in Shadow Ridge Villages
Select Lock-Off villas*Mountain, lake and fairway viewsOpen living and dining areas with elegant, comfortable furnishingsFully equipped kitchenTelevisions throughout, DVD player in living areaGas or electric fireplace in living areaMaster suite with king-size bed, oversize soaking tub, separate showerFully furnished private balconies or patiosIn-villa washer and dryerComplimentary Internet access
Villas in Shadow Ridge Enclaves
Villas included in-villa washer and dryer37" flat-panel LCD television and DVD player in living room*Upgraded kitchenette with stainless-steel appliances to include full-size refigerator, two burner top stove, microwave, and washer/dryerComfortable contemporary living room with a 42" flat-panel LCD television in living room in master one-bedroom villaFully equipped kitchen in master one-bedroom villaTwo private balconies: one balcony in master bedroom and one balcony in lock-off portion in the Deluxe Lock-Offs onlyLuxury master and guest bedrooms with 32" flat-panel televisions and DVD playerMaster bathroom and guest bathroom with frameless shower enclosure, granite countertops, above-counter vessel sinksEasy access to bar and grill and poolsComplimentary Internet access
Experience the beauty of Palm Desert.
From the area’s legendary shopping and culinary scene to the breathtaking beauty of the Mojave Desert, there’s always something to do in Palm Desert.
CasinosTry your luck at one of many casinos, see big-name entertainers and savor a wide range of fine-dining establishments. Agua Caliente features a local favorite, the 11-table poker room. Or visit Fantasy Springs, an award-winning casino and home to 2,000 of the hottest slots and video poker.
Championship golfElevate your game at the Marriott Golf Academy at Shadow Ridge, or play a championship round at Shadow Ridge Golf Club. You can also challenge two distinct 18-hole courses at the nearby Desert Springs JW Marriott® Resort & Spa.
Places to visitEnjoy Knott’s Soak City, a 16-acre water park themed to the surf era of the 1950's Southern California coast. For adventure, take a magnificent gondola ride up Mount San Jacinto on the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway. Visit Joshua Tree National Park's 1,250 square miles of splendid wonder, including hiking, rock climbing, picnicking and more. Indian Canyons offers three magnificent canyons just south of town with amazing plant life and lush vegetation among rock formations and waterfalls. The Living Desert® Zoo & Gardens is an incredible 1,800 acre reserve combining the delights of a zoo, botanical garden, and scenic wilderness. Both the charming mountain community of Idyllwild and Pioneertown, an Old West town built for moviemaking in the 1940s by Roy Rogers and Gene Autry, are less than two hours away.
SpaTreat yourself to a unique Palm Desert spa experience. Choose the healing power of natural hot mineral springs and sun-dried Indian clay.
Shopping & diningStroll through the chic El Paseo shopping district to explore its designer boutiques, art galleries and restaurants.
TennisImprove your game at our courts or the JW Marriott Resort & Spa courts, or visit the Indian Wells Tennis Garden for clay and paved court action.
favoritesTake a tram ride up Mount San JacintoElevate your golf game at Marriott's Shadow RidgeShop El Paseo and the Cabazon OutletsExplore The Living Desert® Zoo & GardensEnjoy Villagefest on Palm Canyon DriveExplore Joshua Tree National ParkTry your luck at a casinoGet the full listing »