JW Marriott Desert Ridge Wildfire Golf Club: Membership

A Premier Lifestyle Membership created to provide members the ultimate Scottsdale country club experience.

Your Club Membership entitles you to resort-wide access, including golf at two 18-hole Championship courses by Nick Faldo and Arnold Palmer-the home of the LPGA Founders Cup 2011-2018. Also included is a member only practice facility and access to the expansive, industry-hailed Revive Spa & Salon, five lighted tennis courts, twelve pickleball courts, state of the art fitness centers, and 5 heated pools including a lazy river and water slide. Enjoy weekly social events, tournaments, golf and tennis clinics, family, couple and children’s activities, and group fitness classes. Engage in innovative programs that take artisan cooking and horticulture to a new level. With the ability to earn Marriott Rewards points at every turn, The Club at JW Marriott Desert Ridge is truly a membership offering unlike any country club you’ll find worldwide.

All Memberships Include the Following Privileges:

  • Marriott Reward Points earned on monthly dues and incidental charges
  • No cart fees
  • No food and beverage minimums
  • No annual assessments
  • Discounts in resort owned dining outlets and retail shops
  • Discounts on rooms at JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa
  • Resort charging privileges
  • Five tennis courts
  • Twelve pickleball courts
  • Five pools including lazy river and water slide
  • Fitness center
  • Concierge services
  • Reciprocal golf at more than 30 Marriott Golf Clubs
  • Member guest privileges
  • Discount on Family Escape activities
  • Monthly social events
  • Complimentary valet parking
  • Member preferred self parking

Access to Other Marriott Golf Courses

Members have access to over 40 Marriott golf courses, upon payment of cart fees (if applicable); greens fees will be waived. To receive reciprocal golf access, the member must be a registered guest at the resort where he or she is playing golf, and must reserve tee times through the Club's Membership Office in advance. Program is subject to change or the number of participating clubs is subject to change each year. See the Marriott Hotel Reciprocal Golf Membership Program schedule for current benefits and participating resorts.

Immediate Family Privileges

A member, his or her spouse and their unmarried children, under the age of 23 who are living at home, attending school on a full-time basis or in the military are entitled to membership privileges without having to pay additional membership dues.

Extended Family Privileges

The parents, children who do not fall within the definition of immediate family, grandparents, grandchildren and great-grandchildren of the member and spouse and the spouses of such family members may use the Club Facilities upon payment of preferred fees.

Guest Privileges

Accompanied and unaccompanied guests of members may use the Club Facilities upon payment of guest and access fees, as determined by The Club from time to time.

Legacy Transfer

Members can request the transfer of their membership through the Club to their adult child or grandchild.


Upon the death of a member, the membership be transferred to his or her spouse or adult child or grandchild.

Members Only Website

Members receive a user name and password to access the Member's only website, located at www.theclubjwdesertridge.com. The members' private website is a valuable resource of information and features a Club newsletter and an interactive Members Roster. Members may log on to view details regarding upcoming events and activities, staff profiles, facility photos and descriptions, tournament results, and member statements, as well as book tee-times, view and download photos from Club events, and much more.