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Carriage Ridge Resort

3.0 of 5 90 Highland Drive, RR#1, Barrie, Ontario L0L 2L0, Canada
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Toronto, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Positive - large units with well equipped kitchens - location at the top of horseshoe valley ski hill can not be beat - very close to many golf courses as well - nice pool - dvd rentals are available on site - fun activities during the week A few things that could be better - housekeeping could be a bit... More 

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Tara W, Manager at Carriage Ridge Resort, responded to this review

Dear plph, Thank you for choosing Carriage Ridge Resort for your recent getaway. We appreciate your comments about your unit, the ski location and and on-site activities and areas where we can improve. We are very interested in pursuing your suggestion regarding stocking groceries. Thank you again for taking the time to post a review and we hope you will... More 

Calgary, Canada
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Used an exchange to book a week here as our "home base" over Christmas, as all our immediate family is located in Barrie (15 minutes to north end of the city). Resort was easy to find, although the checkin facility was a bit difficult to locate in the dark. I wish I had known that the 2 bedroom suites were... More 

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Tara W, Manager at Carriage Ridge Resort, responded to this review

Dear Sky2685 We are delighted to learn you chose our resort for your Christmas vacation. Thank you for sharing comments and letting us know the location and pool were both beneficial during your stay. Thank you again for posting a review and for being our guest. Kind regards, Tara More 

Toronto, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Great location, easy access from Toronto with ski in/out on site, next to horseshoe valley resort. We were lucky to arrive after the first major snow fall, and got to do some cross country skiing. Room is very roomy and comfortable. Close to a few good restaurants, and amenities. Nice choice for a short getaway from the city. Activity coordinators... More 

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Tara W, Manager at Carriage Ridge Resort, responded to this review

Dear jhuang15, Thank you for posting a review about your ski getaway during our fantastic early winter weather. It is great to hear you were able to take advantage of open cross country trails. We are pleased to learn our associates provided the Count On Me service we take pride in. Thank you for choosing to stay with us, we... More 

2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

My husband and I are returning customers to Carriage Ridge Resort along with Carriage Hills Resort. We've enjoyed spring, summer, fall and winter at these resorts and everytime without fail we would receive great service with many activities to enjoy all year round. The suites are always clean spacious and overall a relaxing get away. Highly recommended!

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Tara W, Manager at Carriage Ridge Resort, responded to this review

Dear Helen D, Thank you very much for posting comments about your stays throughout the seasons. It is our privilege to have welcomed you to both resorts and we appreciate your business. Thank you for being our guest. Kind regards, Tara More 

Peterborough, Ontario, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Really nice rooms! A lot of space, modern, clean. I wish I had more time to just relax in my room since it was so nice. Full kitchen in the 1 bedroom condo was great for meals. Didn't have a chance to check out the pool/recreation building. Check out the Treetop Trekking zipline park. It's within walking distance!

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Tara W, Manager at Carriage Ridge Resort, responded to this review

Dear 312MikeS11, We appreciate the time you took to share comments of your stay with us. Thanks for letting us know you enjoyed your stay and pointing out the fantastic Tree Top Trekking activity nearby! We hope you will choose to stay with us again and visit our pool and recreation facilities. Thank you again for your review. Kind regards,... More 

Beaver Dam, Wisconsin
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98 reviews 98 reviews
28 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

We used this as a trade with interval. We had a great fall vacation for seeing the fall tree colors. The resort is in a secluded area and provides for a quiet and relaxing retreat. Our one bedroom condo was clean and well furnished. Although I must say the couch was definitely in need of being replaced. The kitchen was... More 

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Tara W, Manager at Carriage Ridge Resort, responded to this review

Hello Bruce M, Thank you for choosing Carriage Ridge Resort for your Interval trade. We are pleased to learn you enjoyed your condo unit and outdoor areas. We are sorry you did not receive more activities information upon arrival and we will look into a solution for this right away. We appreciate the time you took to share comments. Thank... More 

Sudbury, Canada
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We used our Interval time share for a 3 week fall vacation. We certainly weren't disappointed. The weather was in the 20's and the fall colours were spectacular .The staff was very helpful and friendly and went out of there way to set up our accomodations. There is a ski hill 100 feet from our back deck and we overlook... More 

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Tara W, Manager at Carriage Ridge Resort, responded to this review

Dear Allan B Thank you very much for posting a review. It is wonderful to hear you enjoyed your stay caught the seasons colours. We certainly hope you will visit us again next year. Thank you again for taking the time to write. Kind regards, Tara More 

Fort Myers, Florida
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

First thing we looked at through Interval International was the address... Shanty Bay, Ontario. It wasn't anywhere near Shanty Bay, which was southwest and then east of Barrie. Lovely drive on the lake, but Carriage Ridge was not in Shanty Bay. It was 20+ miles from Barrie and 16 miles from Orillia. The resort is located in the middle of... More 

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Tara W, Manager at Carriage Ridge Resort, responded to this review

Dear doreo, Thank you for posting a review about your recent stay. We are sorry the address caused confusion and we will look into this immediately. Thank you for sharing details of your stay, all comments are shared with our team to help improve in any areas possible. Thank you very much for being our guest, we hope to welcome... More 

Brighton, Canada
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27 reviews 27 reviews
12 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Great spot. Advertised as 5star but I can only see 4star. Inside was just fine. Outside was under repair. Back gallery was peeling paint and black stuff. I was there for a week and saw no Reno workers. Pool and rec area was great. Parking good. 30 minute drive to anything but some very interesting things in the 45minute range.... More 

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Tara W, Manager at Carriage Ridge Resort, responded to this review

Dear Gerry G, Thank you for taking the time to post a review. It sounds like you explored the area and we hope you caught some of the changing Fall colours. Thank you for being our guest! Kind regards, Tara More 

Syracuse, Italy
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

We drove up from Syracuse on Sunday night arriving early Monday morning, the jacuzzi Was smooth, we were greeted warmly. We were on our honeymoon, and the room was nice, beds were extremely comfy, and the jacuzzi was so needed after a long 5 hour drive. We did bring food but everything else was there. It was nice to get... More 

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Tara W, Manager at Carriage Ridge Resort, responded to this review

Dear redgolden62, We are so thrilled you chose to stay at Carriage Ridge Resort for your honeymoon! We are pleased your condo-unit and area attractions helped make your vacation a memorable one. Thank you for sharing comments and details that will surely be helpful to future guests. Thank you again and congratulations on your wedding! Tara More 

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Address: 90 Highland Drive, RR#1, Barrie, Ontario L0L 2L0, Canada
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Location: Canada > Ontario > Barrie
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Hotel Class:3 star — Carriage Ridge Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 149
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