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Carefree Resort & Conference Center

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Winston Salem, North Carolina
Reviewed 2 February 2014

Torn between rating average or poor. No AC in the villas this time of year (75 degrees is hot when you're used to 10's and 20's at home). Very thin walls - you can hear everything in the rooms next to you. Uncomfortable bed. Modern/nice decor and most staffers are very helpful. Almost overly eager to help. One night a...

1Thank DawnBH
Reviewed 29 January 2014 via mobile

Had a conference at the Carefree. The staff went above and beyond. The accommodations met my needs and the conference rooms were sufficient. Highly recommend the location. Also had a spa treatment. Lynn is excellent. Also booked a balloon ride through the hotel. The guest services team could not be more helpful. Kudos to the entire staff.

Thank fortysolo
Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 22 January 2014

Our Phoenix based Lambda Car Club chapter held our annual invitational, choosing Carefree Resort as our host location. Club members from many states attended and all agreed...Awesome choice! It's beautiful, it's comfortable, has all the amenities you could imagine (and a concierge ...and many staffers...that can find it for you if it it's not on the property)...the list goes on...

4Thank johnandfrank
Pismo Beach, California
Reviewed 29 December 2013

This place was great! You were greeted with friendly staff upon arrival, offering assistance, and as soon as you walked in the door you were hit with a warm view of a fireplace and the smell of cedar and hot cocoa! It was amazing! I was there for a conference, so I didn't get to enjoy the grounds or any...

2Thank wonkers68
Tampa, Florida, United States
Reviewed 6 December 2013

We stayed at Carefree for our 11th anniversary while playing golf for five days. The rooms were spacious and comfortable. The front desk arranged for a wonderful bouquet to be in our room. The people were nice, helpful and did everything you asked. The restaurant food was very well prepared and very reasonable. How does an appetizer of six large...

2Thank Leslie R
Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
Reviewed 4 December 2013

The facility grounds are very nice. This facility has limited parking and almost all is far from their rooms.The room was filthy upon check-in. The sink area had not been cleaned well, there was urine stain on the toilet and blood stain on the sheets. The staff was inform and there was a complete lack of interest in the problem....

3Thank Brian B
Goodyear AZ
Reviewed 28 November 2013

In town for family issues that weren't very pleasant. The personal service and excellent food made this stay as enjoyable as it could possibly be. Large rooms with beautiful balcony views over the desert. Enjoyed the pool area as well. Will definitely be staying here again.

1Thank MMiller63
Akron, Ohio
Reviewed 26 November 2013

We spent a week at the Carefree Resort and we loved our stay. We stayed in the villa and it offered amazing views and more than enough room to stretch out. The restaurant on-site served delicious food and the management allowed us to greet and thank the chef. We had a little problem our first night and the hotel's front...

2Thank ceeshellbell
Reviewed 11 November 2013

We spent four nights and wished we could spend a few more! From the check in to check out the staff was very helpful and friendly. We had our dog with us and this place is great at being dog friendly. Plenty of places to walk him. Loved the retro feel of the place. Kept looking for Dean Martin and...

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Matthews, North Carolina
Reviewed 10 November 2013

I recently stayed for one night at Carefree as part of a business meeting hosted at the conference center. My room was in the Villas section of the resort, and I'd agree with other reviewers that the property's exterior facilities are indeed gorgeous (equally as much due to the Arizona landscaping as the buildings themselves). The room was a generous...

1Thank Doug H

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
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  • Suites
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  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Carefree Resort has recently completed a multi-million dollar renovation of all meeting space, public areas, resort guest rooms, Lariat Restaurant and Lounge and launched the all new Sonoran Suites, a boutique experience within the Resort. Experience authentic Arizona, located amidst high Sonoran Desert natural preserves 1.5 miles north of Scottsdale. The Resort grounds are filled with towering 20' Saguaro, giant Ocotillo, desert wildflowers, and Prickly Pear Cactus. Reserve one of our Villas, if you are looking extra space and want the comforts of home. Equipped with a full kitchen, dining room, and living room and are available with one or two bedrooms. Our friendly staff can arrange popular destination activities such as scooter rentals, bike rentals, golf, desert jeep tours, hot air balloon rides, and other adventures. The Resort features a five treatment room Spa with full spa and hair salon services, five lighted Tennis Courts, two heated swimming pools, and a complete Fitness Center. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Carefree Resort & Conference Center

Address: 37220 Mule Train Road, Carefree, AZ 85377
Region: United States > Arizona > Central Arizona > Carefree
Price Range: $108 - $324 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Carefree Resort & Conference Center 3.5*
Number of rooms: 234
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“ask if they have rooms with newer mattresses”
Rvers1948, 26 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Worth an upgrade for a view here”
sjgiants, 16 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Not really any views--but of the pool. Get 2nd floor, near desert garden or not facing pool for more peace & quiet”
jackiesP8830DP, 28 Mar 2017 | Read review
“I think the King rooms are the nicest and I really love the dessert view, however the pool view was also very nice.”
sberry920, 27 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Don't stay here.”
BobbbyE, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
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