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Carriage Ridge Resort

3.0 of 5 Resort   |   90 Highland Drive, RR#1, Barrie, Ontario L0L 2L0, Canada
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Peterborough, Ontario, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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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93 reviews 93 reviews
28 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 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
5 helpful votes 5 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
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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

Burlington, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We are timeshare owners at Carriage Hills and have stayed there many times, but this was our first experience at the sister resort, Carriage Ridge. We stayed for three nights in a one bedroom unit. Because we were able to drive to the resort, we took lots of kitchen supplies and never had to shop. Check-in was smooth and we... More

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

Dear Crisby, Thank you for being an owner at Carriage Hills Resort and giving Carriage Ridge Resort a try. We are delighted to learn you enjoyed your stay, unit amenities and nearby attractions with the VIP card. We look forward to the project completion on the exterior section behind the resort. Thank you again for posting a review and we... More

Ontario
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55 reviews 55 reviews
15 hotel reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

We have stayed at the Carriage Hills/Ridge approx. 10 times and always have a great stay. This time was no different. I only am giving a rating of four though instead of five, since we did have a couple "speed bumps". We had a 10 night stay ( 3 nights through Carriage Ridge booking direct and then 7 nights through... More

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

Hello ruicanadagirl, We really appreciate the opportuntity you provided to reach out directly about your recent stay. It was a pleasure communicating with you. We sincerely hope you will return to Carriage Ridge Resort soon. Thank you again for your time and consideration. Kind regards, Tara More

Oakville, Canada
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Check in is late 4:00 pm that's rather late when you travel a distance with or without children. The rooms where nice. The bathrooms were more modern than the rest of the unit. The maintenance was very efficient. Our stay was comfortable till check out time. 10:00 am is check out time the maids were at our door before 10:00... More

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

Dear darlenej123, Thank you for posting a review. We appreciate you chose to stay with us for such an important event! Our guests are here for a vacation and feeling relaxed is very important. We are sorry you were made to feel rushed in the morning and we will take steps to discover why this took place. Thank you again... More

Austin
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42 reviews 42 reviews
4 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

1st let me say this stay was through a time share usage . The property itself was nice and the unit was fine. But all of the exteriors were in need of maintenance. Our unit on the back literally was entirely of exposed insulation, no boarding!! WIFI was HORRIBLE! Had to go to the club house if you wanted decent... More

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

Dear hilite, We are sorry the exterior repair impacted your stay and we look forward to the completion of this project. We certainly hope you will give Carriage Ridge Resort another opportunity in the future. Thank you for taking the time to post a review. Kind regards, 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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