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Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

My family stayed here from July 2nd to July 9th. It was my wife, me, 2 kids (7 and 8). We stayed here last year at the same time too. The room was perfect for us and newly remodeled. My wife and I took the bedroom and the two kids slept on the couch bed which was more than comfortable....

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

It is wonderful to hear your family had a fantastic stay with us. Thank you for taking the time to post a review. It sounds like your family really had a great time at the pool and at the activity center. We look forward to welcoming you back to our resort.

Antioch, California
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for a home away from home then this place is for you. If you want more of a resort feel I would look elsewhere. The rooms are great - very spacious and the kitchen is very well stocked with appliances. The resort itself is very small as are the pools. The pics on their website of...

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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 your review. I am glad to hear your family enjoyed our on-site activities and amenities during your stay here at Welk. I appreciate the highlights on the resort and the feedback on the activities from your visit with us. We take great pride in our resort. We are continually adding new activities...

Rocky Hill, Connecticut
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

Although temps soared to 115* while we were in CA we enjoyed Welk Resort. Pool, activities, staff - all great! Quiet, nice sized units. Close to Palm Springs airport. Aerial tram is a must see attraction!!

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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 on your stay. I am glad to hear you enjoyed your stay although there were high temperatures. It sounds like you were able to take advanatage of resort and local activities. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 23 June 2016

The rooms were very nice inside, but the buildings were outdated. The pool was small and the bridesmaid's was rarely open. It was very run down looking also. The pool staff seemed annoyed by our ordering. I didn't like that they charged for parking at this hotel, but I'm sure theres a reason. It seemed to have lots of activities...

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Norwalk, California
Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

Purchased into the Well Timeshare at their San Diego location. This is our first time to the Desert Oasis. The facility is well maintained. The villas are nice. Only thing I did t like about it was there are o my one bedroom villas. Still not bad for a family of four just a personal preference. We had plenty of...

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

Thank you for being one of our valued owners and taking the time to post a review on your stay with us. I am glad to hear you enjoyed your first visit to our Desert Oasis resort. We appreciate the comments and feedback about the resort's features and the local information you provided. We look forward to seeing you again...

Edmonton
Reviewed 14 June 2016

First time at this resort and will definitely stay here again. Lots of room in our comfortable, clean one bedroom apartment overlooking the pool. Just my wife and I so very happy the resort has an adults-only pool. Lots of activities, a well equipped exercise room and a short drive to grocery stores, restaurants and movie theatres. Be aware that...

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

I appreciate you taking the time to post a review and the highlights and details provided on the resort activities and features. Its great to hear you and your wife had a fantastic stay with us. We look forward to you returning for another fun filled and relaxing vacation.

Anchorage, Alaska
Reviewed 5 June 2016

The whole resort is very well maintained. We had an extremely relaxing and peaceful stay. We asked for and received a second floor and poolside room. Enjoyed having our breakfast on our balcony each morning. We loved it and will definitely return.

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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. I am happy to hear you had a peaceful and relaxing stay with us and that we were able to accommodate your villa request. We look forward to your return visit.

Whittier, California
Reviewed 2 June 2016

This time I stayed in the back Villa. This place has been renovated very nice rooms, great location. It was nice and quiet time the cable channels numerous. All I can say is I will back. Everyone was nice they also have a game room and activities for the kids and adults. Also a nice place to go for a...

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

I appreciate the feedback from your visit with us. It is great to hear you enjoyed your stay at the Welk Resort. Thank you for staying with us and taking the time to post a review. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Fallon
Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

Just left after a week spent at Welk Cathedral City, we are pretty relaxed group. :) The bedroom unit was good size and well stocked. Kitchen had just about everything and was equipped with newer appliances. Nice! I love that the balconies here are set back into the units to allow for more shade and privacy. Enjoyed the second floor...

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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 excellent review. It is great to read that you enjoyed your vacation and our resort activities and amenities. Thank you for choosing to stay with us and taking the time to post a review. We look forward to welcoming you back to our resort if your return to the area.

San Diego, CA
Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

Price was right for a very spacious unit. My husband fixed the water pressure in the shower and we had to call maintenance to fix dishwasher door. They did respond which is a plus. Very few amenities but pleasant pool. Location is central but amidst car dealers and transmission specialists. Staff was very nice but unnformed

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

I appreciate the feedback from your visit with us. It is great to hear your family enjoyed their stay here at the Welk Resort. Thank you for choosing to stay with us and taking the time to post a review. We look forward to you visiting 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: $194 - $431 (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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Desert Oasis Hotel Cathedral City
Desert Oasis Cathedral City
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