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Boulders Resort & Spa, Curio Collection by Hilton

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Surrey, Canada
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Had a fantastic time at the Boulders resort. We stayed in one of the Casitas, looking out into the Sonora desert which made it quiet and tranquil. Spa massage was excellent as was dinner at the restaurants around the resort. We will definitely be back.

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HOTEL’S FAVOURITE REVIEW
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was my 3rd trip to The Boulders, it seems I go every 6/7 years and I hope I will be fortunate enough to continue to come back. The service at the resort and the spa are definitely 5 stars. I would give the restaurants (apart from the spa restaurant) 4 stars and the accommodations 3 stars. That's HOW AMAZING...

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BouldersManager, Manager at Boulders Resort & Spa, Curio Collection by Hilton, responded to this review

We are so glad you enjoyed our spa. Our spa takes on a very holistic approach to wellness as we provides treatments for the mind, body and the soul. Thank you for being such a loyal guest of ours. We look forward to seeing you again.

Bemidji, Minnesota
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I've stayed at The Boulders multiple times. The most recent trip was a similar experience. One word of caution, when choosing your room, call the front desk directly for guidance on view. The room I chose using th electronic check in process had a limited view. I'd have chosen a different room had i been given feedback from resort staff....

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I was so excited to begin my girls spa weekend at Boulders. Unfortunately, we were greeted by a room with dead bugs and a roach crawling on me at 3 a.m. I could not believe it. We called the front desk and checked out immediately... Unfortunately they did not seem surprised.

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We are sorry for your experience. Being in the desert there are many cases of bugs being seen but we try to make it not an inconvenience for our guests. We are sorry this was not the case for you. Thank you for the feedback.

Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Beautiful Facility and rooms with a view. If you like natural surroundings with a dose of wild animals, unique room décor including a working fireplace, attentive staff (that graciously answer an urgent request at 10am on a Sunday night), manicured grounds next to golf course and (2) on-ground restaurants that serve really good food then this is the place for...

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Thank you for being a guest at our resort. We are glad you had a great time and got to experience many different elements of our property. We hope we will have you as our guest again.

Lexington, South Carolina
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great experience!! I will most definitely go back soon! All of the staff are friendly and it actually looks like they enjoy what they do - that goes a long way for a guest to feel welcome and to really relax and have a good time.

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We are glad you had positive interactions with our staff. We appreciate your feedback and hope to see you again soon.

Los Angeles, California, United States
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

All guests get their own casita which is very nice. You get a golf cart ride from the Lodge to your casita which can be among the boulders. We had a stay and play package to play the South course. The weather was perfect, in the low 90's with a little wind. The resort has a nice restaurant in the...

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Thank you for the review. We are glad you enjoyed our resort and were able to stay here on our Stay & Play package. We are offering great summer deals with our Stay & Play package now. We hope to see you again soon!

Scottsdale, Arizona
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

We were celebrating an anniversary and were looking forward to relaxing at the spa pool for the day. Met by 2 invasions: 1. a ton of mosquitoes (we both ended up with dozens of welts) and 2. Over 30 women celebrating something. The spa pool is supposed to be quiet (having stayed here dozens of times over the years). Not...

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We are sorry for the disruption some of our guests caused you while staying with us. Insects are sure to be seen when being outdoors in the Sonoran Desert; we are sorry they bothered you. Thank you for the feedback.

Chicago, IL & Boca Raton, FL, United States
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Staff is exceptional and very accommodating. Facility, Golf Course, Spa, Grounds, all outstanding in beauty and services and unique in character. Experience of a life time. A MUST for your Bucket List

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We are glad you had an exceptional time. We look forward to your next visit where you can enjoy all of our special amenities including spa, activities, and golf.

Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was our second time staying at the Boulders and we were not let down. The Casita's are so relaxing and quiet, waking up to the quail, doves and wildlife was incredible. Wait staff is first class. We loved everything about our stay and will be back!

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We are glad you loved everything about your stay. We are also glad you enjoyed our newly renovated casitas. We appreciate your kind words.

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • 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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  • Minibar
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Escape to a secluded haven amid the natural splendor of painted desert sand, towering cacti, and clear, blue sky - The Boulders. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Boulders Resort & Spa, Curio Collection by Hilton

Address: 34631 N. Tom Darlington Drive, Carefree, AZ 85263
Region: United States > Arizona > Central Arizona > Carefree
Price Range: $200 - $752 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Boulders Resort & Spa, Curio Collection by Hilton 5*
Number of rooms: 223
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Also Known As:
The Boulders, a Waldorf Astoria Hotel Carefree
The Waldorf Astoria Collection Carefree
The Boulders Resort And Golden Door Spa
Boulders Resort & Spa, Curio Collection By Hilton Carefree, Arizona
The Boulders Resort Luxury
Boulder Arizona
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“Stay away at all costs”
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“Due to insect and bug issues, would not get anything on the first floor.”
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“If you are without a car ask to be close to the main lodge.”
JenB500, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Try for a room located between the spa and the main lodge so that everything is in easy walking distance”
Marclaw, 9 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Book a Stand Alone Casita! Beware of guests above you, walls extremely thin!”
Anett01, 29 Mar 2017 | Read review
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