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Jamison, PA
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7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016

What a perfect vacation! The ranch is beautiful, the horses are terrific, but the staff is what makes this place shine. They are very service oriented, and focused on each guest's experience to make everyone's vacation so special and memorable. From the minute that you check in, the ranch staff makes you feel at home. They pay attention to each... More 

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vvranch, Manager at Vista Verde Guest Ranch, responded to this review

Well, you said you were going to do it, and you went above and beyond in your review! Thank you so much from all of us. Having you at the ranch was such a wonderful way to wrap up our season. You two were a joy to have here, and the camaraderie among all of the guests was infectious. Thanks... More 

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Reviewed 23 October 2016

Vista Verde is simply one of the very best places you can places you could ever visit to get away from it all. We had such an amazing time. Everything exceeded our expectations! Prepare to do more in one day than you've done in a while but you will sleep like a baby only to do it all over again.

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Thank Kristy W
vvranch, Manager at Vista Verde Guest Ranch, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the nice review! We are constantly humbled by guests like you who take the time to post about their experience for others to read. It was great having you here, and we look forward to more fun in the future! Steph and the crew More 

Canada
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14 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

I cant say enough great things about Vista Verde. The staff is absolutely wonderful - form the moment you arrive, to the moment you leave, they are their to cater to you in every which way possible. I can;t possibly name everyone, but each staff member went above and beyond to make us feel "at home". The food was delicious... More 

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vvranch, Manager at Vista Verde Guest Ranch, responded to this review

Oh Canada.....we love it when you come to visit! It was so much fun the first time with the girlfriend group, and then this time was even better with all of you couples. Thank you for being so wonderful to care for and so much fun to adventure with! We appreciate the review, and are thankful that you took the... More 

York Haven, Pennsylvania
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17 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2016

My God ! Best place EVER for a luxury ranch vacation !! They cater to everyone no matter if it's horses, food or whatever your pleasure. I can't say enough good things about the staff. They actually go out of their way to make sure you are happy. Scenery is incredible with wonderful views of the Rocky Mountains, plus all... More 

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vvranch, Manager at Vista Verde Guest Ranch, responded to this review

Wow, you have been so nice to post wonderful reviews all over following your stay. Thank you from the bottom of our hearts! It was great having you two here last week, and I'm so glad to hear you enjoyed your time at the ranch. We do hope that it works out for you to come back next year! Steph... More 

1 review
Reviewed 30 September 2016

When you come to Vista Verde "VVR" you will have an amazing verity of things to do but the is only a small part of the equation. Any place can plop you on a horse and push you out the gate. Not these folks! Any place can hand you a fly rod and push you into the pond or river.... More 

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vvranch, Manager at Vista Verde Guest Ranch, responded to this review

Wow, thanks so much for the in-depth review and feedback. I laughed reading it, as I knew exactly who you were talking about with each staff member. They are pretty amazing people, and we all feel lucky to be able to work with them during their time at the ranch! Great feedback as well, and we'll add that to the... More 

Shelton, Connecticut
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41 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2016

We visited Vista Verde this August for the second time. Once again the vacation was beyond our expectations. The entire staff are the best I've seen. At the end of the week we feel like we are leaving our friends. Our cabin was spectacular and very well maintained. The food is fabulous. The horse are so well cared for. The... More 

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vvranch, Manager at Vista Verde Guest Ranch, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review! I think the reason you felt like you were leaving friends, is the same reason that we feel like our friends are leaving when you check out--it's kind of a mutual thing! We appreciate your sharing your experience with others, and look forward to seeing you again soon.... More 

New York City, New York
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66 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2016

What about a Dude Ranch style holiday? YES, yes, a thousand times yes, I have always wanted to be a cowboy! But wait… my only concern is that you are at the mercy of the venue, you are a captive market, and you could be stuck with your decision your whole stay! The concern is real! So let me begin... More 

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vvranch, Manager at Vista Verde Guest Ranch, responded to this review

I'm finishing your review--part laughing, part crying--and loving every word of it! I can just hear your voice as I read your words. Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with such depth, humor (wouldn't expect anything less than you), and kindness. It means so much to us, and we know it is helpful for potential guests... More 

Cincinnati, Ohio
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Amazing place! Our kids had a blast and absolutely fell in love with their horses. The best thing about the vacation is that each member of your family can chose any activity, so everyone's needs are met. The staff is amazing and we can't wait to return.

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vvranch, Manager at Vista Verde Guest Ranch, responded to this review

Thanks so much for taking the time to share your experience with other travelers! We're thrilled that you enjoyed your time at the ranch, and, most importantly, that the kids had fun! Happy kids, happy parents is how I look at it in my family. :) Cheers, Steph and the VVR crew More 

Shelton, Connecticut
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 31 August 2016

We were at Vista Verde last week for an adults-only week. Four of us visited three years ago and came back this time with a group of eight. We all stayed in a lovely four-bedroom cabin (Lost Ranger), which was ideal. The service, food, wranglers, accommodations and fellow guests were as amazing as during our last visit. The setting is... More 

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vvranch, Manager at Vista Verde Guest Ranch, responded to this review

Ahhh, we're blushing after reading this....or is it the wonderful visual you've left me with after our hysterical dinner conversation Monday night? You all make doing our job easy, and we were so glad you brought more friends along with you to introduce to the ranch experience. We are looking forward to the winter visit--when it's Vista Blanca! Thanks for... More 

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66 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

3rd visit and that says a lot in itself - hard not to simply repeat the praise so let me highlight what makes this a great summer holiday: - it's about people - whether it be the new connections made between your own group based on new experiences; the delight your kids have meeting up with similar age kids from... More 

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vvranch, Manager at Vista Verde Guest Ranch, responded to this review

Thank you for the very nice review you just posted on Tripadvisor! We appreciate your kind words, and the fact that you have come back to the ranch many times! This year was quite fun to see the "kids" enjoy the ranch in a new way as they have grown up so much since your first visit years ago. Thanks... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Vista Verde offers a diverse selection of activities making it more than just a riding ranch. Summer: hiking, rock-climbing, mountain biking and fly-fishing, trail riding and lessons. Winter: skiing, snowshoeing, sleigh rides and snowy horseback rides. Secluded cabins feature private hot tubs and wood stoves, with gourmet dining, wine tasting and cooking classes adding to the experience. Creative childrens' program makes it enjoyable for everyone, with special times set aside for adult only escapes ... more   less 

Additional Information about Vista Verde Guest Ranch

Address: 58000 Cowboy Way, Clark, CO 80428
Region: United States > Colorado > Clark
Price Range: $476 - $732 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
Vista Verde Guest Ranch Hotel Clark
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“Ask for help to get the perfect room for your group”
 of 5 bubbles 391kristyw, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Lost Ranger Cabin gives you an excellent view of the horses in the morning and late afternoon!”
 of 5 bubbles Travel2013Canada, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Watch the altitude sickness. Usually goes away in 2 days or so.”
 of 5 bubbles 837moniques, 8 Oct 2016 | Read review
“there aren't any bad rooms or cabins.”
 of 5 bubbles ChrisN65, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Watch the horses being brought out in the morning around 8am, and sent back at around 4:30pm, wonderful.”
 of 5 bubbles Barkhuizen, 23 Sep 2016 | Read review
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