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San Diego, California
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed here since is a holiday weekend and everything else was super expensive or booked solid. It was nice and spacious. The staff was really nice and helpful, very sweet people. We didn't really hang out much at the hotel, we were out exploring Palm Springs and all the good things it has to offer. The only down side...

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Hutch F, Director of Consumer Affairs at Welk Resort Palm Springs - Desert Oasis, responded to this review

We appreciate your taking the time to post a review which gives us the opportunity to thank you for staying with us. Daily housekeeping service is available for a surcharge and arrangements can be made at check-in we apologize that our front office team did not mention or ask if you would like this service. By allowing guests to choose...

San Diego, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here last month. Overall my wife and I were very impressed. The room was larger than we expected, with one bedroom and a pullout couch. It had a full kitchen, which made us regret that we didn't bring more food. Nice view from our balcony to the pool. Everything was very well maintained, and the staff was extremely helpful....

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Hutch F, Director of Consumer Affairs at Welk Resort Palm Springs - Desert Oasis, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are so happy your villa exceeded your expectations and our staff took such great care of you on your visit. It sounds like you and your wife had a wonderful stay and we look forward to welcoming you back and maybe enjoy some golf next time!

Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have stayed here befor when swapping our time share. Grounds are well kept. Checkin is less than stella staff are poorly trained but they try. Units are one bedroom Well kept but starting to age. The kitchens are really well stocked and you can really cook. Cleaning staff are really friendly and obliging. All units have everything for six...

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Hutch F, Director of Consumer Affairs at Welk Resort Palm Springs - Desert Oasis, responded to this review

It is great to hear you enjoyed your exchange vacation with us at Welk Resorts. I appreciate you taking the time to post a review. Thank you for the highlights and details provided on the resort activities and features. It is wonderful to hear you had a fantastic vacation with us. We look forward to you visiting us again.

Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place to stay in Palm springs area with a golf course. This is a timeshare property. The buildings are very well kept and the rental units are very big, all one bedroom with a well stocked kitchenette, dining area, good sized bedroom and bathroom. Weekly stays have maid service once a week, garbage is removed daily. The facility is...

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Hutch F, Director of Consumer Affairs at Welk Resort Palm Springs - Desert Oasis, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review on Trip Advisor of your stay. I am pleased to hear that you had such a wonderful vacation with us. We are committed to providing outstanding customer service. We look forward to welcoming you back to our resort.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A 10min drive from the airport , 15min drive to downtown Palm Springs. Very well maintained units. A little tired but well equipped and very friendly staff await your arrival . The golf course is on your door step. Prices are very good with concession for residents. It's a compact course with lots of homes around the course as the...

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Hutch F, Director of Consumer Affairs at Welk Resort Palm Springs - Desert Oasis, responded to this review

I appreciate your feedback on our resort features as well as your recommendation from your visit with us. Thank you for staying with us and taking the time to post a review. We hope you visit us again in the near future.

Kent, Washington
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were the guests of another couple so I really don't know how much the rooms cost. It appears that this resort is condo's that people own and they rent out when they are not using them. Our room was equipped with a full kitchen and a king sized bed. The bed was comfortable and the unit was clean. The...

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Hutch F, Director of Consumer Affairs at Welk Resort Palm Springs - Desert Oasis, responded to this review

We appreciate you taking the time to post a review. Its great to hear you and your friends were able to get together at Welk Resorts Palm Springs. I appreciate the feedback and details provided on your overnight stay. Please visit us again so you can enjoy all the amenities our Resort has to offer.

Oshawa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We exchanged through II to stay at this property. Great location to get to everything in the Greater Palm Springs area. Property is beautifully maintained. Our unit faced the golf course and we had an amazing view of the San Jacinto mountains. Staff was friendly and helpful. The resort offers a great variety of activities for all ages. The pools...

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Hutch F, Director of Consumer Affairs at Welk Resort Palm Springs - Desert Oasis, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your review on your exchange stay. We are happy to learn you found our resort accommodating and filled with diverse activities. It is our pleasure to provide our guests with a friendly, welcoming approach at Welk Resort Palm Springs! We appreciate your feedback and look forward to having you back with us.

Upland, California
Reviewed 19 January 2017

My family had an amazing weekend at this resort.. Three of our family members stayed at this resort. We had excellent checki-in service, The rooms were wonderful with full kitchens and large living room. and very comfy bed. The pool was very nice but a bit chilly on a cool January weekend, so we opted for the jacuzzi! We enjoyed...

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Hutch F, Director of Consumer Affairs at Welk Resort Palm Springs - Desert Oasis, responded to this review

Its great to hear you enjoyed your family reunion weekend with us. I appreciate the feedback you provided on your stay. It sounds like you and your family had a wonderful time and took advanatage of our onsite amenities. We look forwarded to welcoming you back when the weather gets warmer. Thank you for your review.

California
Reviewed 17 January 2017

I've always been told that Palm Springs was a place where extremely old people go to visit their parents. Boy was I wrong. Was in town for a wedding, and had a blast. The Welk Resort became home away from home. With a fully equipped kitchen, and a Trader Joe's near by, I could relax, and enjoy a home style...

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Hutch F, Director of Consumer Affairs at Welk Resort Palm Springs - Desert Oasis, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay and felt at home. I am glad you had a place to retreat to and relax after the wedding festivities. We look forward to seeing you again if you return to the area.

Reviewed 16 January 2017

We only stayed one night passing through on a rainy motorcycle tour of Southern California. Room was comfortable and clean and we had lots of space in our suite with a lovely kitchen. Can't comment as much on amenities of the resort due to short stay but wanted to review to pay homage to the amazing service provided by Ryan,...

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Hutch F, Director of Consumer Affairs at Welk Resort Palm Springs - Desert Oasis, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your review. We are thrilled to hear you chose to stay with us at Welk Resort Palm Springs and were provided with exceptional staff interactions. We appreciate your feedback and we hope to have the opportunity of welcoming you back with us again!

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf Course
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Welk Resort Desert Oasis boasts 350 days of sunshine a year, with an average yearly temperature of 75 degrees. With breathtaking panaramic views of the San Jacinto Mountains, the resort is located 10 minutes from Palm Springs in Cathedral City, California. Swim in a large pool or lap pool, soak up some sun, or enjoy championship golf and tennis at our adjacent Cathedral Canyon Golf and Tennis Club, including a restaurant with locally inspired cuisine. Experience luxurious vacation villa accommodations that include full kitchens, living and dining areas, and private bedrooms with king beds. Activities Center includes fitness room, billiards, air hockey, darts, and Ping-Pong tables with planned activities and classes for all age groups. An arcade is next to the Activities Center. And when you’re ready to explore, nearby Palm Springs offers plenty to see – You won’t want to miss the Aerial Tramway, The Living Desert, Indian Canyons, Knott’s Soak City, Children’s Discovery Museum and Air Museum, world-class dining and shopping, including the popular Cabazon outlet, thrilling casinos, and more. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Welk Resort Palm Springs - Desert Oasis

Address: 34567 Cathedral Canyon Dr, Cathedral City, CA 92234-6637 (Formerly Desert Oasis Resort)
Region: United States > California > Cathedral City
Price Range: ₹ 8,781 - ₹ 29,830 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Welk Resort Palm Springs - Desert Oasis 3.5*
Number of rooms: 162
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Also Known As:
Desert Oasis Hotel Cathedral City
Desert Oasis Cathedral City
Welk Resort Palm Springs - Desert Oasis Cathedral City, CA - California Desert
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“Ask for a room that faces the hills, and preferably not on the bottom floor.”
 of 5 bubbles anan685, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for golf course view”
 of 5 bubbles 77maple123, 11 Feb 2017 | Read review
“golf course view is best and quietest”
 of 5 bubbles gerleg12, 2 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room overlooking the mountains and away from the parking lot as you can hear the traffic along Cathedral Canyon.”
 of 5 bubbles jminett, 29 Jan 2017 | Read review
“There are two floors in the various buildings. Pick an upper floor if you don't mind stairs and want more quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles xj6response, 17 Dec 2016 | Read review
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