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Carmel Valley Ranch

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Reviewed 3 July 2015 via mobile

We just left the CVR and truly enjoyed ourselves. The property was breath taking , the help was amazing and so helpful. We were with our two grandchildren ( under 3 yrs old) and felt relaxed in all public spaces . Our favorite was the family pool and the smores .

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Reviewed 2 July 2015 via mobile

We stayed in this lovely hotel! The setting is amazing with great views. The hotel has a lovely design and the rooms are well appointed. The room has everything you need and more. Well I would have liked a mini bar offering. In room dining was good and speed of delivery was good, quality of food was good including breakfast.... More 

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Thank Meichenberg
Los Angeles, California
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Reviewed 1 July 2015

I stayed over Winter Break with my wife and two young boys. The room is very large, clean, and has a nice bathroom. The rooms are mostly set on a hillside and in trees. The staff at the hotel is generally very nice, and the restaurant is good. There is a kids club each day and night. The location is... More 

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Lake Charles, Louisiana
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Reviewed 1 July 2015

We've stayed at Carmel Valley Ranch for 3 straight years and we are never disappointed. The property is obviously on the upswing because there are more people and more options. We can't wait to see how the addition to the dining area is going to look. We understand that they are bringing in people from the area as club members.... More 

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Reviewed 25 June 2015 via mobile

I stayed at the Ranch for a department business offsite, and then extra days with the family. The business facilities including service, food, conference rooms, organization were top notch. The ranch property is very large and grounds are simply breathtaking. Tons of wild turkeys walk around as well as deer, looking for the photo opp. My suite was two room... More 

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Reviewed 25 June 2015

Let me say that the whole staff there were friendly and nice. Property was beautiful and rooms very clean with fireplace in it that set up a nice relaxing atmosphere. Pros: Great staff Golf everywhere Wildlife Lots to hike Lots to do if you are an adult Salt water pool - 1 for kids and 1 for adults Kids get... More 

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Palo Alto, California
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Reviewed 24 June 2015

Nestled in the Carmel Valley hills, this luxurious resort is just that - luxury. The room was fantastic - amazing bed, tastefully decorated suites, huge bathroom/bathtub, balcony overlooking the golf course, perfection. The spa was wonderful. EVERYONE IS SO NICE. And not just nice - sincerely nice. I have never felt more welcome at a property in California than this... More 

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San Francisco, California
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Reviewed 23 June 2015

What an awesome place to spend a weekend...quiet and luxurious. The suite is modern, yet cozy and roomy. The Hilltop Ranch suite has a great view of the valley. The bed is comfortable and the pillows large and fluffy. I love that the unit has three sections - bedroom, bath, and living. The spa is fabulous and relaxing. Just a... More 

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Hollister, United States
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Reviewed 18 June 2015

We've been to the ranch 3 times and have been treated wonderfully. It's peaceful and relaxing. I've done the spa treatments twice (basic Swedish massage) and I've walked out feeling very refreshed and relaxed. The check-in staff was very welcoming as if we're family. The facility, for it's size, has implemented a lot of green technologies...from lighting in your room... More 

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Garrison, New York
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Reviewed 12 June 2015

Carmel Valley Ranch certainly strives to be a wonderful hotel and resort. We did enjoy our time here. A 4 day stay with family. The qualifications are this. It is big and busy. If you are looking for rest and relaxation I would not recommend. If you love golf, hiking, sitting by the pool, then this place is great. The... More 

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Spa
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf Course
  • Tennis Court
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  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Stunning and relaxing, our elegant Carmel Valley resort is abundant with the natural beauty of Northern California, offering intuitive service and memorable experiences in a striking venue. Savor incomparable comfort, breathtaking vistas, and a delightful array of activities at Carmel Valley Ranch. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Carmel Valley Ranch

Address: One Old Ranch Road, Carmel, CA 93923-8579
Region: United States > California > Monterey County > Carmel
Price Range: $534 - $1,028 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Carmel Valley Ranch 4*
Number of rooms: 144
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Also Known As:
Carmel Valley Ranch Hotel Carmel
Carmel Valley Hotel
Carmel Valley Resort
Hotel Style:
#1 Business Hotel in Carmel
#1 Luxury Hotel in Carmel
#2 Romantic Hotel in Carmel
#6 Family Hotel in Carmel
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