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Carmel Valley Ranch

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Hong Kong
Reviewed 4 August 2015

We went as a couple and enjoyed it - new rooms (make sure to get the newly renovated ones such the newest "VINEYARD OAK STUDIO WITH TUB") and a large and well-kept property with many activities. The service is ok - nice and efficient, but not exclusive or attentive. The resort shares some of the facilities with a local country...

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1Thank B_Shao
Montevideo, Uruguay
Reviewed 4 August 2015

We had an awesome time at the Valley Ranch. It's only 15 minutes from Carmel so you can have a nice stroll there before check in. Our room had an awesome view of the mountains, vineyard and golf course. If going with your couple make sure you get one of the rooms with the tub in the balcony, totally worth.

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Thank Pablo K
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 August 2015

Where to start with this one... We checked in and were upgraded to a suite - nice. On arriving at the room ( 300 series) we were amazed to see it had a great view of a builders temporary compound with JCB and other vehicles straight off the balcony. We declined the room for obvious reasons. Reception could not have...

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4Thank holmesdale1
Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 2 August 2015 via mobile

Excellent resort near lovely Carmel. Great large rooms, spotlessly clean and stylish, comfortable decor. Extra great housekeeping service that go the extra steps to make sure you are comfortable. Very nice pool with nice cafe. Great other restaurants. Good children's program in the day or evening which conveniently frees up parents (extra cost). Many activities offered for adults and kids....

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1Thank MountainOceanGirl
Toronto, On
Reviewed 1 August 2015

We stayed 4 nights as we wanted some relaxation between San Francisco and Napa Valley. We had a great little cottage room with outdoor tub. Staff were excellent. Concierge was so helpful with suggestions throughout our stay Adult pool near main lobby was great. Not too busy and beautiful. Wagon Wheel for breakfast is a must (we went 4 times)

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San Francisco, CA
Reviewed 31 July 2015 via mobile

We came here because we heard from several families what a great place it was. It is indeed a great place, very family friendly. However, I didn't feel it was worth what we paid, which ended up being $900/nt all-in for a family of 4 with a dog. The one specific thing that was really not worth it was the...

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Reviewed 31 July 2015 via mobile

Recently stayed for three evenings, traveling from northern Napa. The grounds were beautiful, well established amenities and offerings, and our room was perfect. We were in the 220's and our suite had an outdoor soaking tub-- definitely added a romantic aspect to our anniversary celebration. Staff were helpful, especially Chris at the Front Desk and the gentleman (with a beard)...

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Taos, New Mexico
Reviewed 30 July 2015

We stayed here for three nights. We stayed in a condo with breathtaking views of the entire valley. Both rooms have fire places that we used in the evenings to take the chill out the room, which was especially lovely after a nice bath. The adult spa and pool is lovely too. The service is casual and so attentive, and...

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london
Reviewed 29 July 2015

The landscaping of the grounds is beautiful and the concept of play as a couple or a family is fantastic. we stayed in room 213, a really nice room, we have two young children 4 and 6 and the room is perfect for a family of that size, we stayed three nights. The ground are still maturing, so the olive...

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6Thank locopiernas
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 26 July 2015

We checked into the Ranch for a much needed 3 x night 4 x day family mini break. Our family loves to swim! Unfortunately we were really sad to be excluded from the main resort pool ( adult only ) and the new lap pool ( adult only ) The only place we could be poolside together was, in comparison,...

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf Course
  • Tennis Court
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Stunning and relaxing, our elegant Carmel Valley resort is abundant with the natural beauty of Northern California, offering intuitive service and memorable experiences in a striking venue. Savor incomparable comfort, breathtaking vistas, and a delightful array of activities at Carmel Valley Ranch. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Carmel Valley Ranch

Address: One Old Ranch Road, Carmel, CA 93923-8579
Region: United States > California > Monterey County > Carmel
Price Range: $562 - $1,129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Carmel Valley Ranch 4*
Number of rooms: 144
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Also Known As:
Carmel Valley Ranch Hotel Carmel
Carmel Valley Hotel
Carmel Valley Resort
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#1 Luxury Hotel in Carmel
#1 Business Hotel in Carmel
#2 Romantic Hotel in Carmel
#6 Family Hotel in Carmel
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“try to get one of the rooms that have separate living rooms - you can get connecting suites and that helps keep everyone in one location.”
 of 5 bubbles 854matthewd, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Have only been in the bluff rooms. Great view. Nice short walk to facilities or use their shuttle which are prompt.”
 of 5 bubbles A3109OEdenisp, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Highly recommend vineyard suites”
  • Outdoor Bathtub
 of 5 bubbles laurensP4779BM, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All rooms have a mini fridge, so only get the kitchenette if you plan on cooking”
 of 5 bubbles SeanW672, 6 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Go somewhere else, somewhere that will appreciate your custom!”
 of 5 bubbles IamPrincessSparkles, 18 Feb 2017 | Read review
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