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Mountain Retreat Resort, a VRI resort

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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“big trees”(28 reviews)
“indoor pool”(23 reviews)
“wine tasting”(15 reviews)
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Business Centre
2.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

We went to Mountain Retreat for a 2-day getaway. It was a good visit, but this is a mixed review. First, the positives: + The "room" was huge. In fact, it was like a 2BR 2.5BA townhome, with a patio off the living room. The...More

Thank 09876
Reviewed 23 October 2017

We were pleasantly surprised with the peaceful surroundings here, the indoor pool and jacuzzi, the nearness to Big Trees State Park, and the friendliness of the staff. The units are quite dated but we decided to look at this stay as a rustic stay. The...More

Thank jgoodnakhla
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Condo very big and roomy although it was a little shabby and dusty however the area surrounding was beautiful and very close to Calaveras Big Trees park. Indoor pool was nice. Very quiet and peaceful.

Thank rfmForestHills
Reviewed 25 September 2017

This resort is very dated, very worn, and even seedy looking. Walking up the steps and on the walkways, there were places I was afraid I might fall through. The whole resort was very neglected and needed a lot of work and updating. A couple...More

Thank swihartsbd
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

We just finished our stay and made some great family memories on our trip! This resort is near several lakes, Caverns, historical sites and even wine tasting. First, what I liked: nice mountain location, family-oriented resort with games and a few activities, really comfortable beds...More

Thank Felicia M
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Awards & Recognition
GreenPartner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Golf Course
Details
Price range
USD 223 - USD 295 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 223 - USD 295 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (117)
Room & Suite (52)
Dining (11)
Pool & Beach (8)
Hotel & Grounds (83)
Family and Play Areas (7)
Bathroom (4)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (3)
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_nigel_humphrey
31 May 2016|
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Response from Audi_Chris | Reviewed this property |
Hi. No bar on site, but, there is a lovely bar across the road at the golf club.
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Mchavoya122
28 April 2016|
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Response from J L | Reviewed this property |
No, every unit does not have an individual BBQ, but every unit has access to use the five large stainless steel propane grills that are conveniently located within the complex. Also, they provide quality BBQ utensils for... More
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Aly2909
27 April 2016|
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Response from Ken L | Reviewed this property |
The clubhouse is ADA compliant but the residential units are all multi storey with the bedrooms on one level and the living space on another. They do have hideabeds in the couches and there is a half baths on the main floor.
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"Our unit was kind of dark because we were not getting a lot of the sun. Some units must be better situated..."
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"All the units had nice amenities"
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"If you have problems with stairs, be sure to ask ahead of time about ease of access."
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"we had room #7 and it was nice and rigth by the creek..."
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