Desert Willow Golf Resort

Palm Springs



Picture your breathtaking wedding in sunny Palm Desert, California. Nestled in the foothills of the Santa Rosa-San Jacinto Mountains, your celebration takes place amidst a backdrop of lush, emerald greens, sparkling lakes and spectacular mountain vistas at Desert Willow Golf Resort. Walk down the aisle on the expansive stone patio to say your vows on the terrace overlooking the course and a stunning lake. After your magical ceremony, guests will enjoy an elegant cocktail hour on the Palm Desert Terrace, complete with picturesque mountain views and cozy outdoor stone fireplace. During cocktail hour, you and your wedding party can take advantage of the memorable features of the course to take stunning wedding photos. Later, the reception you’ve always dreamed of commences in the Firecliff Ballroom. Featuring a wall of windows overlooking the golf course and mountains beyond, luxurious stone accents and modern chandeliers casting romantic light into the room, you and your guests will enjoy a memorable evening together. As the sun sets on your perfect day, you’ll create unforgettable memories of your wedding at Desert Willow Golf Resort.

Venue Style

Golf Course, Park/Garden, Ballrooms, Outdoor


Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor/Outdoor Reception


Max Outdoor Ceremony: 300 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 230 guests
Max Outdoor Reception: 300 guests

Time Restrictions

Flexible set up start time. Early morning can be arranged. Events must end by midnight.

Rental Fees

There is no rental fee for the reception but there is a food and beverage minimum applied to all events. The set up fee for a ceremony is $2,500. The wedding package featured on Wedding Spot is the Gold Package which includes a choice of a buffet, 2-course or 3-course plated meal and one hour open bar. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee. A refundable security deposit of 30% of the estimated cost of the wedding is required.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Desert Willow Golf Resort is estimated at between $11,600 and $21,636 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Wedding planning services
Bride's dressing area
Groom's dressing area
Dance floor
Tables and chairs provided
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Outdoor lighting
Venue set up and clean up
Votive candles
Day-of coordinator
Champagne toast
Full kitchen facilities
Large parking lot
Sound system and wireless microphone

Special Restrictions

All food and beverage handled by venue
Food & beverage minimum
General liability insurance required
Catering provided by venue
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
Smoking outside only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by midnight