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Cave Creek Ranch

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Halifax, Canada
Reviewed 16 March 2016

We rented the Stone Cottage at Cave Creek, and found it perfect for 4 unrelated birders. The kitchen was well equipped, beds were comfortable and we were surrounded by wild life- many species of birds and plants, javelinas, Coues White tail Deer, Mule Deer, Cottontails, various rodents and lizards. We missed seeing a resident bobcat. We attended a St. patrick's...

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Bowling Green, Kentucky
Reviewed 27 February 2016

During our visit to Portal, AZ, we rented a cabin next to Cave Creek at Cave Creek Ranch. The accommodations were very good and simple. The owner has done a nice job keeping the cabins in good condition. Cave Creek Ranch is a great place to observe many of the more common birds in the area and occasionally some of...

2Thank FrequentTraveler696
Bristol, Vermont
Reviewed 22 February 2016

Cave Creek Canyon is an incredibly beautiful location, in remote SE Arizona. The Cave Creek Ranch offers comfortable, cozy lodging at this unique "Sky Island." The staff is amazing, and helped us with choosing hikes and finding birds. The rooms are simple, but sparkling clean. There is free wifi at the office, but no wifi in rooms. Kitchenettes are useful,...

1Thank Rebecca T
Reviewed 21 February 2016

This is my third winter visit to Cave Creek Ranch and it never dfsappoints. Each time has been winter and the combination of pleasantly warm winter days and cold clear nights makes for the best combination of comfort. In winter also the feeders are very busy. This time as we needed three rooms we stayed in the ranch house and...

1Thank drcolin
Reviewed 13 January 2016 via mobile

This is our fourth time in Cave Creek. We never been here in January, it's cold but we have a fire in the room and the heat. The view it's fantastic even the view from the bathroom is gorgers. It's snow and the mountains cover with snow and we have a snowman! We saw Deers,birds,Hawks and Javelinas with two baby's...

1Thank Elifeleti
Tucson, Arizona
Reviewed 2 December 2015

Oh give me a home, where the deer and Javelinas roam, and the sky is bright and the night sky brilliant and the birds abundant with bird food provided, and then this is the place. We had a great time with friends over Thanksgiving. We rented Woodland Cottage and were comfy, had all we needed, I mean everything, from aluminum...

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Tucson, Arizona
Reviewed 27 October 2015

We took our grandchildren to Cave Creek Ranch on their Fall Break. just the two of us had visited in January 2012 and vowed to bring the grandkids here. The creek was flowing and the kids had the time of their lives walking thru it..building dams..picking up rocks...throwing water at each other ..etc. It was so nice to see them...

2Thank hikelover333
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Reviewed 22 September 2015

My wife and I stayed at the Azure Gate B&B in Tucson where the host told us about the large numbers of hummingbirds to view at Cave Creek Ranch, which is off the "beaten track" down a one lane dirt road about 35 miles off I-10. This serene place is REMOTE. Small Cous whitetail deer browsed near us after we...

1Thank JSS3
Reviewed 12 September 2015 via mobile

Me and my husband we have good time. Place it's cover with all beautiful Mother Nature! Beautiful place to stay clean and private. We stay 9 nights and I don't even want to go home but we have to. If you are around Portal AZ don't miss this place.We definitely come back again.

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Reviewed 12 September 2015 via mobile

Peaceful, quiet, unbelievable amount of birds and deer...just fantastic. We stayed for a week and had a wonderful stay. The views are spectacular. No matter what type of wildlife you like from reptiles to bears they are all here. Thank you Reed. We will be back.

1Thank Mark M

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cave Creek Ranch is a peaceful retreat from the modern world. Surrounded by spectacular scenery, the simple rooms and cottages are clean and neat. While there is Wi-Fi on our front porch, the rooms are free of modern noise and distractions -- no cell service, TVs, or radios. We do have a small library in every room, and more books on natural history available to borrow from the office. Guests tell us they haven't slept so well in years; we think it's because they can relax and get away from the news. Cell service is available a mile away in downtown Portal. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cave Creek Ranch

Address: 1396 W Piedra Blanca Lane, Portal, AZ 85632
Region: United States > Arizona > Portal
Number of rooms: 11
Also Known As:
Cave Creek Ranch Hotel Portal
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“We enjoyed staying in Unit #6 with a stone fireplace and adjacent to the stream.”
meimeib2016, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Near the stream”
kayaklady2, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Woodland cottage is stand alone and private - lovely. However, just to be on the property is worthwhile - serene and lovely.”
Nichewiche, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms seem like they would be nice and good locations but soom offer more space”
tornillo2015, 20 Apr 2016 | Read review
“All rooms have great views.”
238rebeccat, 21 Feb 2016 | Read review
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