Desert Willow Resort (Firecliff): Member Reviews

38-995 Desert Willow Drive
Palm Desert, CA 92260 • (800) 320-3323





LOCAL WEATHER
Palm Desert, CA (92260)
81°F
Fair
[Full Forecast]
Humidity: 8%
Wind: SE at 6mph

Sunset: 7:00 pm
green Sunrise: 6:42 am

COURSE LINKS

ALERT: Overseeding
Will be overseeding the Firecliff Course 9/23 - 10/24, with no cart path restrictions upon reopening 10/25
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1. Nickesquire
Posted: 07/16/19 6:01p
Member Since: Aug 11, 2007
From: Rancho Mirage, CA
Rode the Purple tees (6676/72.1/136) in 3H, 20M mid day on a GN Hot Deal. Paired with Peter, fun guy to play with. The weather was clear, fairly calm and around 115. Playing conditions were a real m... Continue »
10 Likes.
Rated
6.1 Conditions
2. bwaldera
Posted: 06/09/19 10:01a
Member Since: Feb 28, 2015
From: N Hollywood
Played here 5/20 and the course was fantastic. 1st time playing here and the practice facility is very nice. Grass tee's at driving range, chipping green and putting green are well done. The course is... Continue »
8 Likes.
Rated
8.3 Conditions
3. larryq2001
Posted: 05/20/19 6:24p
Member Since: Apr 19, 2003
From: Brea
Played DW Firecliff for the first time in the GK outing with Leef2020, Rudyclub and Brady and had a great time. Great weather out there with a little wind. The short of it is I thoroughly enjoyed th... Continue »
12 Likes.
Rated
9.0 Conditions
4. lotrgolfer48
Posted: 05/20/19 4:57p
Member Since: Jan 10, 2011
From: San Diego
Out second off with the event group with a POP just over 4 hours. Praise from everyone for the fairway and rough conditions, which were excellent all around. Greens were very good for being transition... Continue »
10 Likes.
Rated
8.5 Conditions
5. leef2020
Posted: 05/20/19 2:02p
Member Since: Mar 26, 2016
From: Huntington Beach, CA
First time playing here, joining in the GK Plays event on Sat. Friendly greetings at the bag drop and Larry the starter. Both very professional and personable.

Overall, the course was in the best/... Continue »
9 Likes.
Rated
8.4 Conditions
6. JohnnyGK
Posted: 05/20/19 10:40a
Member Since: Dec 30, 2002
From: Thousand Oaks
Thanks everyone that came out to GK Plays Desert Willow Golf Resort!

I just posted a short recap on the GK Events page.

I played the Firecliff course back in early April when it was predominant... Continue »
11 Likes.
Rated
8.3 Conditions
7. mpisarski01
Posted: 05/20/19 9:21a
Member Since: Feb 11, 2012
From: Costa Mesa
Played with Sixpez, Gregholla, and Mike during the GK event on Saturday. Every time I get to play this course I get excited as I love the layout and conditions. This weekend was no exception. From tee... Continue »
9 Likes.
Rated
8.1 Conditions
8. sixpez
Posted: 05/20/19 8:31a
Member Since: Oct 16, 2003
From: Rancho Mirage, CA
Had a great time at Saturday's GK Plays. Thanks to Johnny, LinkSoul, GolfMoose and of course the Desert Willow staff for another fun outing. I was in the second-to-last group out with Gregholla, mpisa... Continue »
8 Likes.
Rated
8.5 Conditions
9. esperandrich
Posted: 05/19/19 5:41p
Member Since: Sep 23, 2004
From: Indio
Played in the GK event yesterday. First time for us. Dave and Phil were nice to play with.
Thanks to Johnny GK for setting up a nice fun time.

On to the course. For a muni course the course was... Continue »
11 Likes.
Not Rated
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10. rudyclub
Posted: 05/19/19 2:00p
Member Since: Aug 6, 2011
From: San Diego
Played in the GK event 5/18/19. Thanks Leef2020 and Larryq2001 for a very enjoyable round. It had been almost a year since last played here and it's still one of my favorite courses. Fairway's were fa... Continue »
10 Likes.
Rated
9.0 Conditions

Playing Conditions
8.18
Great
  • Course Statistics
  • 80 of 2,249 Overall Rank
  • Value
  • Layout
  • Service


PRACTICE FACILITIES
Driving Range: Grass
Practice Chipping & Sand: YES
Practice Putting: YES