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Lost Valley Ranch

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Gisborne, New Zealand
Reviewed 29 March 2014

From New Zealand to LVL. Being able to ride on a ranch in the WEST has been a long-held dream of this New Zealand country- gal. And now I can cross that off my bucket list.We loved every minute of our stay at the Lost Valley Ranch (Oct 2014). Our American Family - Frums and Lawlers- have been coming here...

1Thank Darylle L
Tony W, General Manager at Lost Valley Ranch, responded to this review

We greatly appreciate your willingness to follow the recommendations of others and give us an opportunity to serve you here at Lost Valley Ranch. We know that you traveled a long way to get to the ranch and cross off an item on your bucket list. It sounds like it turned out well for y'all. It's encouraging to hear about...

Reviewed 20 March 2014

What another fantastic week at Lost Valley!..How incredibly lucky are we to go back a second time!..even with the snow,the ranch looked beautiful,the staff were amazing,always friendly,always smiling...I got to ride Baylor again-the most beautiful horse in the world.Everything about Lost Valley is magical,special,unforgettable.I would like to thank everyone for making us welcome.We will be back just as soon as...

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Tony W, General Manager at Lost Valley Ranch, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to return to the ranch for a second time. We know that it isn't a small venture to come to another country for a vacation, so with that in mind we are very grateful. We sincerely appreciate your loyalty to Lost Valley Ranch and commitment to return again in the future. We will look forward to...

Burlington, Wisconsin
Reviewed 7 March 2014

I vacationed here back in 2001. It was my first vacation ever and it was the most enjoyable, peaceful, relaxing, exciting time I have had! Great place to clear your head and realize what life is all about! I would love to come back and visit. Looks like a lot of development though. Food was fantastic, staff was great too!...

3Thank Donna C
Tony W, General Manager at Lost Valley Ranch, responded to this review

It is always a pleasure for us to hear from a former guest of the ranch. Thank you for sharing with us and many others your experience at Lost Valley Ranch. We would love to have you back on the ranch in the near future for more relaxing, riding, good food and friends. There's a porch swing calling your name.

Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 26 October 2013

This was one of the best lodging experiences we've ever had. This was one of the best riding experiences we've ever had. The owners and staff are the warmest we've ever experienced anywhere. Private ownership with pride and sophistication make this unique amongst dude ranches. We came to Lost Valley Ranch for a group event. From start to finish, we...

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Tony W, General Manager at Lost Valley Ranch, responded to this review

We sincerely appreciate your taking the time to share your Lost Valley Ranch experience with the Trip Advisor community. Thank you for giving us an opportunity to serve you while here this spring. We are glad that you had such a great time. We look forward to another opportunity to have you back across our cattle guard.

Lighthouse Point, Florida
Reviewed 22 October 2013

Everything about this ranch was first class, from the quality of the food all the way to the demeanor of the horses. Every employee at the ranch treated us like family from the minute we arrived. We grew so fond of the staff that we even stopped by the front office to give Caroline a hug goodbye. This was the...

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Tony W, General Manager at Lost Valley Ranch, responded to this review

Thank you so much for sharing your recent Lost Valley Ranch experience with the Trip Advisor community. It is so encouraging to hear that our staff, food, riding and location all made an impression on your experience here. We always enjoy seeing people enjoy a dude ranch vacation for the first time and be surprised by the impact that it...

Longmont, Colorado
Reviewed 5 October 2013

This was our first time to Lost Valley Ranch and we already can't wait to go back. I'm not sure I can mention all of the wonderful amenities and memories that we experienced while we were there but I will do my best. Everyone at the ranch is truly happy and friendly, it shows in the service, smiles and laughter...

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Tony W, General Manager at Lost Valley Ranch, responded to this review

We sincerely appreciate that you took time to share your bucket list adventure at Lost Valley Ranch. You really covered it. We are happy to hear that our staff, cabins, food and riding program met your expectations and provided a memorable experience for you. It's also appreciated that you included some suggestions for future guests. We do hope that you...

Countryside, Illinois
Reviewed 5 October 2013

...More awesome than we know! I stumbled on to LVR website in 2012 (I know now that God directed me to this wonderful place) not knowing what I was getting myself into.....Let me tell you, I found a new FAMILY,PEACE, and SERENITY! I was able to leave all the chaos from home behind me. The experience I have had the...

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Tony W, General Manager at Lost Valley Ranch, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience with the Trip Advisor community. It's absolutely amazing to hear what you experienced while at the ranch these last two years...peace, family and serenity. We do believe that our guests become like family during their time here and we are so happy that you were able to get that feeling also from other staff...

Franklin, Tennessee
Reviewed 25 September 2013

We returned to Lost Valley Ranch this past June. The kids ask constantly when we are returning. The kids program is superb. They are under the care of extremely caring, watchful, capable and FUN leaders who make every day an adventure in the Rockies on horseback. And it's not just horses. The kids tube down Goose Creek, visit an amazing...

1Thank Kelli5_12
Tony W, General Manager at Lost Valley Ranch, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your thoughts on your summer vacation at our ranch. It was a pleasure to have you back and serve your family through our kids program as well as on hikes and in other activities here. We do believe that we hire amazing staff and that is reflected in your family's experience with the kids program. There...

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 23 September 2013

My husband and I "accidentally" came to LVR to accompany friends who invited us. This is our 5th year and we will come for years to come. The level of attention from the staff and their efforts to make your specific experience special are unending. Where else does ALL the staff know you by name on site? As an advanced...

2Thank janbakes
Tony W, General Manager at Lost Valley Ranch, responded to this review

We sincerely appreciate your loyalty and desire to return to Lost Valley Ranch year after year. It's encouraging to hear how our staff are taking care of you and making your experience special. We love to see familiar faces on the ranch and welcome them back to their home in the Rocky Mountains. We anticipate your return with excitement and...

Staten Island, New York
Reviewed 5 September 2013

This was our first trip to Lost Valley Ranch, we were there for Labor Day weekend. Before we even got to the ranch the wonderful Caroline helped me make reservations & answered the million questions I had. The 9 mile driveway from the main road to the ranch made you realize you are entering the "wild west". Our cabin "Sitting...

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Tony W, General Manager at Lost Valley Ranch, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at our ranch with this community. We are so thankful for the opportunity to serve your family and create a memorable vacation for your family. Our staff are amazing and our biggest asset. We are glad that you got to know so many of them along with the incredible guests...

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  • Free Internet
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
Things to do
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
  • Spa
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Lost Valley Ranch, Colorado's premier dude ranch, provides an unforgettable guest ranch experience for your Colorado family vacation. Recognized as the only Colorado ranch to receive AAA's Four Diamond rating for 40 consecutive years, it is no wonder Lost Valley Ranch guests keep coming back time and time again. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lost Valley Ranch

Address: 29555 Goose Creek Rd, Sedalia, CO 80135-9000
Region: United States > Colorado > Sedalia
Price Range: $148 - $228 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 23
Also Known As:
Lost Valley Ranch Hotel Sedalia
Lost Valley Hotel
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“"Hide-a-way" was awesome! Great fireplace, king bedroom plus a room with 2 bunk beds.”
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“Some of the cabins are up on the hill, if you are not a walker, ask for one down on Apache Trail or by the Ranch House.”
VAtraveller17, 29 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Multiple cabin options. Check online to see which one works best for you.”
seeclark, 26 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Higher cabins have a fabulous view but you need to be fit for the trek up”
asum2704, 26 May 2016 | Read review
“Pecos Bill is my favourite cabin. It gives amazing views overlooking the coral and isn't too far to walk from the main lodge.”
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