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Room type

Standard Room, Balcony

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children)

Signature Room, Balcony

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)

Suite, 1 Bedroom

Max Occupancy: 6 guests (up to 5 children, 5 infants)

Get an overview of this hotelA luxury oasis with spa, golf, and tennis

Located in Palm Desert, JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort & Spa is minutes from Desert Willow Golf Resort and close to Classic Club.

This 4.5-star resort is within close proximity of Desert Holocaust Memorial and Rancho Las Palmas Country Club.

Make yourself at home in one of the 884 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars and LCD televisions. Your room comes with a pillowtop bed. Rooms have private balconies. Cable programming and DVD players are provided for your entertainment, with wired and wireless Internet access available for a surcharge. Private bathrooms with separate bathtubs and showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.

Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy massages, body treatments, and facials. While the golfer in the family is out on the course, you can enjoy above-par recreational amenities such as a nightclub and a health club. This resort also features complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and supervised childcare/activities.

Grab a bite at one of the resort's 7 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of 24-hour room service. Relax with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge or a poolside bar. Buffet breakfasts are available for a fee.

Featured amenities include a business center, express check-in, and express check-out. Planning an event in Palm Desert? This resort has facilities measuring 21,000 square feet (1951 square meters), including a conference center. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.

Renovations & Closures

The following facilities will be closed from 21 August 2015 to 31 August 2015 (dates subject to change):
  • Beach

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort & Spa is in Palm Desert, four miles from the River at Rancho Mirage entertainment complex, and 13 miles from downtown Palm Springs.

The Spa at Desert Springs, the on-site 47-room spa, features men's and women's relaxation lounges, private lockers, VIP suites, and aromatic hammam steam chamber. The facility provides views of Desert Springs' golf fairways which are surrounded by lakes and mountains.

Private treatment rooms offer individualized music and temperature controls, and an extensive selection of services is available, including massage, scrubs, wraps, anti-aging, facials, waxing, and beauty treatments.

Dining options at JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort & Spa include 7 restaurants including the Rockwood Grill serving breakfast, lunch and dinner, children's menu and weekend brunch, the Blue Star Lounge tapas bar and restaurant, and the Mikado Japanese Steakhouse for dinner.

The lobby of this smoke-free resort includes a 60-foot bar with a cascading waterfall backdrop, sushi bar, hanging lanterns, large Starbucks, new flooring, new front desk, concierge services, and complimentary wireless Internet access.

The porte-cochere has exterior columns and a wall enriched with a stone façade, enhanced exterior water features, and a Brazilian teak-wood ceiling. Explore the resort in gondolas that glide across the property's waterways.

The resort offers a conference center with 21,000 square feet of flexible meeting and banquet space across 33 rooms. Audiovisual equipment and support is available. A 25,000-square-foot ballroom is also on site, and full catering services are available for a variety of events (surcharge). A children's activity center is also available onsite (surcharge).

  • Outdoor pool 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Spa tub 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Steam room 
  • Sauna 
  • Health club 
  • Nightclub 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Business center 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Express check-out 
  • Express check-in 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 884 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of floors - 
  • Hair salon 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Golf course on site 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Wedding services 
  • Supervised childcare/activities 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Children's club 
  • Concierge services 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 1951 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 33 
  • Conference center 
  • Number of restaurants - 7 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 21,000 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Arcade/game room  
  • Refrigerator (on request)  
  • DVD player  


Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( 12.95 USD per day ), Wired internet access ( 12.95 USD per day )

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Self parking (surcharge), Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • DVD player 
  • Pay movies 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Balcony 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Climate control 
  • Free weekday newspaper 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Refrigerator (on request) 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Cable TV service 
  • HDTV 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Desk 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • LCD TV 
  • Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge) 
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Where to Eat

Rockwood Grill - A sophisticated all-day dining venue featuring a menu of diverse American Classics. Dishes are expertly prepared from daily locally sourced ingredients, and served in an atmosphere of warmth, comfort, and sophistication. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Weekend brunch and children's menu.

Mikado Japanese Steakhouse Open for dinner. Knife-twirling chefs chop, juggle, and joke, while using fire and steam to prepare steak, chicken and seafood entrees accompanied by vegetables and exotic sauces. East meets west at the sushi bar, which offers fresh foods and Japanese garden views.

Blue Star Lounge - Lively tapas bar & restaurant with music, signature margaritas, local micro brews and hand crafted cocktails.

The Lobby Bar & Sushi Bar - Sushi Bar is open afternoon and evening. The Lobby Bar is open afternoon to late evening, serving an assortment of flat bread pizza and cheeses.

The Oasis Bar & Grille - Pool bar open mid-morning to early evening for light meals.

Starbucks - Lobby coffee shop with outdoor terrace. Open early morning to early evening for coffee drinks, pastries.

Costas Nightclub - Disco open to late night on weekends. (Open other days, depending on resort occupancy.) DJ music or live band.

Sand Trap & Wedge - Offering lunch and snack items. Guests may order at tee-off at the 18th hole for pickup at Sand Trap & Wedge at the end of the round of golf.

Room service is available 24 hours.

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Nearby Things to Do

JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort & Spa is home to two championship 18-hole, Ted Robinson-designed golf courses—the Palm and Valley courses—as well as an 18-hole putting course. Golf clinics (surcharge) and a pro shop are available and golf carts have onboard computers displaying graphic layouts of each hole. The lawn-and-tennis club provides 20 clay, grass, and hard-surface courts. Basketball courts, lawn croquet, bicycle rentals, and organized jogging are among other activities. Tennis clinics (surcharge) are also available.

The Spa at Desert Springs, the on-site 28-room full-service spa, offers private treatment rooms with individualized music and temperature controls, and a full roster of services including massage, scrubs, wraps, anti-aging, facials, waxing, and beauty treatments. Guests may purchase day passes to use the spa facilities.

Five additional outdoor swimming pools, three spa tubs, a fitness room with cardio-vascular equipment, and a children's activity center (surcharge) are also on site. Numerous other championship golf courses are located in the Coachella Valley. The surrounding desert and mountains are popular for hiking, cycling, hot air ballooning, and horse riding. The resort concierge can assist with these and other activities.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the resort; fees may apply.

  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Aerobics on site 
  • Basketball on site 
  • Golf driving range on site 
  • Golfing on site 
  • Pilates classes on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 
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Spa Services

  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Braille or raised signage 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

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You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Resort fee: USD 30.00 per accommodation, per night
The hotel resort fee includes:
  • Spa access
  • Fitness center access
  • Sporting facilities or equipment
  • Nearby fitness center access
  • Internet access
  • Phone calls
  • Self parking
  • Additional inclusions
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.
The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: USD 22 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 12.95 per day (rates may vary)
  • Fee for in-room high-speed Internet (wired): USD 12.95 per day (rates may vary)
  • Self parking fee: USD 17 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 27 per day (in/out privileges)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Spa package

Book a stay in the Spa package room category and receive two spa treatments (choice of massage or facial) per room, per night.

Must book in the Spa package category to qualify.

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