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Carmel Valley Ranch

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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good16%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Reviewed 22 October 2012

After taking in the fun-though-crowded hubbub of Carmel-By-The-Sea to the west, or the rapturous, rawness of Big Sur to the south, winding through the quiet beauty of Carmel Valley gently soothes one into this ranch resort of the same name. The public areas and accommodations...More

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Response from 831-625-9500, Manager at Carmel Valley RanchResponded 26 October 2012

Wow! What a fantastic response! I loved how beautifully written and detailed it was. I especially enjoyed when you mentioned how soothing the valley can be after a long day in Big Sur or Carmel. This is really true! Carmel Valley Ranch is a great...More

Reviewed 19 October 2012

I stayed here for 3 nights of a business trip and was overwhelmed with this place. The ranch is on a hill overlooking a vineyard and golf course, with gorgeous trees. The suites are lavish and very large. All have private porches, fireplaces, sunken tubs...More

1  Thank Linda S
Reviewed 15 October 2012

What a great place. The atmosphere is very relaxed, with deer roaming throughout the complex. At arrival we were upgraded to a bigger suite and it was fabulous. The interior was modern yet cosy with a fire in the lounge and the bedroom. The bathroom...More

1  Thank Tomsquires
Reviewed 10 October 2012

If you want to getaway from it all and have a rustic, but modern escape this is the place. After reading some of the reviews I was gun shy about booking since I did not know anyone that had personally stayed at the hotel but...More

3  Thank Jlr477
Response from 831-625-9500, Manager at Carmel Valley RanchResponded 26 October 2012

Thanks so much for your fantastic review! We definitely like to think of The Ranch as rustic but modern. I am also thrilled that you got to enjoy some of the activities. We have a number of complimentary activities that are perfect for a well...More

Reviewed 10 October 2012

We recently spent 3 days at the property. The ranch is extremely expansive and we were upgraded on our arrival to a superlative room with a fantastic view of the golf course and vineyard. Deer and turkeys roamed the fairway in the early morning and...More

1  Thank TomIrishNJ
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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room Service
Wheelchair Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Shuttle Bus Service
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Golf Course
Tennis Court
Heated pool
Adult pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$469 - US$1,295 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Business Hotel in Carmel
#2 Luxury Hotel in Carmel
#2 Romantic Hotel in Carmel
#4 Family Hotel in Carmel
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$469 - US$1,295 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Business Hotel in Carmel
#2 Luxury Hotel in Carmel
#2 Romantic Hotel in Carmel
#4 Family Hotel in Carmel
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Cele C
20 July 2018|
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Response from CVRManager | Property representative |
Hi Cele, If you call us at 1.855.OUR.RANCH we would be happy to talk through your options. We hope you and your family stays safe during this challenging time. Carmel Valley Ranch is dedicated to providing service that... More
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moshioju
23 May 2018|
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Response from Jim M | Reviewed this property |
We didn’t have a chance to see the st Lucia room. Our accommodations were lovely. Very private and our balcony that had a tub on it was perfect. Our view was obscured by trees which is what we were looking for. The views... More
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Robert M
22 February 2018|
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Response from Jim M | Reviewed this property |
We were there on October 27, 2017 for a few days our first visit and the property was in tip top shape.
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"a room with a view of the trees and valley is beautiful"
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