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5.0 out of 5

"The surrounding landscaping was amazing. This was the nicest place overall that we have stayed in , in the palm desert area. And we have stayed in jus ... " More

By a verified traveler on Wed 04 May 2022

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Hotel Description

Family-friendly 4.5-star aparthotel near Desert Willow Golf Resort

Close to airport

At this Palm Desert aparthotel, you'll be within half a mile (1 km) of Desert Willow Golf Resort and 3 miles (5 km) of San Jacinto Mountains. El Paseo Shopping District and McCallum Theatre are also within 6 miles (10 km).

4 outdoor pools

4 outdoor pools, 2 outdoor tennis courts, and a gym are all featured at this luxury aparthotel. There's fun for all ages with a children's pool and an arcade/game room, and barbecue grills are available on site. Enjoy the spa tub and perks like free self parking and free WiFi.

Free WiFi, balconies

Featuring conveniences like sitting areas and refrigerators, the 78 apartments also offer free WiFi and TVs with cable channels. Balconies, DVD players, and microwaves are also available. Weekly housekeeping is available.

Studio, Non Smoking, Balcony

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
$129* Per night/room Aug 1 - Aug 2

Room, 2 Bedrooms, Non Smoking, Kitchenette

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Room, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed, Non Smoking, Kitchenette

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Room, Non Smoking, Kitchenette

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Premier Room, 1 Queen Bed with Sofa bed, Non Smoking, Kitchenette

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Embarc Palm Desert ratings based on 2 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
5.0 out of 5 5.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 5.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 5.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 0.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 5.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Embarc Palm Desert

Couples (2)
5 out of 5
The surrounding landscaping was amazing. This was the nicest place overall that we have stayed in , in the palm desert area. And we have stayed in just about all the 5 star places.

Posted by , from STRONGSVILLE on May 4, 2022

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Comment from Hotel Management

May 8, 2022 by Jason

Hello Robert, Thank you for the wonderful review and 5 out of 5 rating! We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you again soon. Best regards,

5 out of 5
Spacious rooms with exquisite details- I especially loved the outdoor fireplace on our patio. Would definitely stay again.

Posted by on Jan 20, 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

Jan 21, 2019 by Jason

Thank you for the great review! We look forward to welcoming you again in the future.

Property Features

Embarc Palm Desert offers its guests 4 outdoor swimming pools, outdoor tennis courts, a health club, and a spa tub. WiFi is free in public spaces. A children's pool, barbecue grills, and an arcade/game room are also featured at the luxury Embarc Palm Desert. Self parking is free. This 4.5-star Palm Desert aparthotel is smoke free.

  • 78 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • Built in 1996
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Front-desk safe
  • Concierge
  • Game room or arcade
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Number of outdoor pools - 4
  • Children's pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Outdoor tennis courts - 2
  • Laundry facilities
  • Arcade/game room
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • DVD player

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Internet access in public areas - high speed

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Embarc Palm Desert offers 78 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature DVD players and safes. Rooms open to balconies. Accommodations offer separate sitting areas. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators, microwaves, and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Cable television is provided. Housekeeping is offered weekly and irons/ironing boards can be requested.

  • Private balcony
  • Sitting area
  • Television
  • Cable channels
  • DVD player
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Coffee maker
  • Kitchenware
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Housekeeping (weekly)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Exterior corridor access
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Ensuite bathroom

Nearby Activities

2 outdoor tennis courts and a health club are featured at the aparthotel. 4 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a children's pool. Other recreational amenities include a spa tub and a fitness center.

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

  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Basketball on site
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 4 PM
  • Check-in time ends at anytime

Special check-in instructions:

An adult age 18 or older must assume all liability for the booking. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

The credit card used to book the reservation must be presented by the cardholder at check-in along with matching photo identification.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. An adult age 18 or older must assume all liability for the booking. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11:00 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be 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

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation

This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

Long-term renters welcome

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

Guests who may encounter issues with stairs should contact this property in advance. Elevators are not available.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation. This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, and Discover. Cash is not accepted. Long-term renters welcome.

  • Long-term renters welcome
  • Property follows sanitization practices of SafeHome (VRMA - USA)
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Protective clothing is not available to guests
  • Staffed front desk
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • LGBTQ friendly
  • No elevators
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: USD 200 per accommodation, per night
  • Resort fee: USD 38.70 per accommodation, per night

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Weekly housekeeping provided; fees apply for additional cleaning

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Club Intrawest Condo Palm Desert
  • Club Intrawest Palm Desert
  • Intrawest Palm Desert
  • Palm Desert Club Intrawest
  • Palm Desert Intrawest
  • Club Intrawest - Palm Desert Hotel Palm Desert
  • Hotel Intrawest Palm Desert
  • Club Intrawest Palm Desert Condo
  • Embarc Palm Desert Condo
  • Embarc Condo
  • Embarc Palm Desert Aparthotel
  • Embarc Palm Desert Palm Desert
  • Embarc Palm Desert Aparthotel Palm Desert

You should know

  • This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Audubon, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.