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Boulders Resort & Spa, Curio Collection by Hilton

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34631 N. Tom Darlington Drive, Carefree, AZ 85377
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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66 reviews
26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

The Location is already spectacular, the setting between golf courses inviting to practice a bit, and the Villas are very traditional, if not rustic- but in total gives you the Impression of being in the middle of the desert and far from the stressful life and hussle . Nice running and Walking Options, a lot of activities offered including Rock... More 

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Arvada, CO
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Me and 6 friends just returned from a 4 day stay at the Boulders and it was fabulous. We stayed in a villa and it fit us all very comfortably. The grounds are beautiful, the spa is amazing, and we loved the daily yoga classes. It was really a nice place to be. The staff was very courteous and we... More 

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BouldersManager, Manager at Boulders Resort & Spa, Curio Collection by Hilton, responded to this review

Our Villas make for a great setting with friends and family. We are very pleased you also thought so. Our spa offers many different fitness classes for all levels of skill; it is a great place to spend with others. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and we hope to see you again. More 

Alamo, United States
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This used to be a fabulous property. Now that Hilton bought it, it's gone way downhill. Services, exterior landscaping, views and golf are still good. The room itself was refurbished, but ended up much worse than it ever was before.

Review collected in partnership with Curio – A Collection by Hilton

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BouldersManager, Manager at Boulders Resort & Spa, Curio Collection by Hilton, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Our property has always been a Hilton property and is now apart of their Curio collection. We apologize you did not like the renovations done to the rooms. Many of our guests have been ecstatic over the changes we have done around the property. We do appreciate your feedback and hope to see you again... More 

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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I have stayed at the Phoenician and Boulders. The setting at the Boulders is more beautiful but our room at the Phoenician was cleaner and more convenient. If you plan to spend a lot of time at the property, you'll enjoy Boulders but we were there only in the evenings and I preferred the room setting at the Phoenician.

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BouldersManager, Manager at Boulders Resort & Spa, Curio Collection by Hilton, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review. Our property is definitely very unique and you will not find the setting we provide at any other property. What also makes our rooms so unique is the wood burning fireplace in every room. We are glad you enjoyed our property and we hope to see you again soon. More 

Minneapolis, Minnesota
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent a weekend at the Boulders in January. The staff was wonderful, very friendly and greeted us by name. The view from our room was stunning and we enjoyed having a fire in the fireplace every night. Food was great (especially at the Spotted Donkey) and loved the newly renovated bar in the lodge with a cozy fireplace. We enjoyed... More 

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BouldersManager, Manager at Boulders Resort & Spa, Curio Collection by Hilton, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent review. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed everything. The Spotted Donkey is incredibly well liked by our guests, and we are happy you also enjoyed it. We hope to have you back soon. More 

Philadelphia
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6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is our second visit to the Boulders, and we intend to return next year. We loved our room, which was close the main lobby and had a view overlooking the golf course. We were on a golf package and found the service at both the hotel and the golf course impeccable. The valet staff took care of getting our... More 

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BouldersManager, Manager at Boulders Resort & Spa, Curio Collection by Hilton, responded to this review

We are very pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and plan on visiting us again next year. We do have good news; Palo Verde is still in the renovation process but will be completed soon. We thank you for your feedback and look forward to having you back. More 

Germantown, Tennessee
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently returned from a 4 night stay. I cannot say enough good things about every single staff member that we came in contact with. The staff went above and beyond to make sure that we had a wonderful stay. I believe that all of the renovations are completed so we did not experience any of the inconveniences that I... More 

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BouldersManager, Manager at Boulders Resort & Spa, Curio Collection by Hilton, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are so very pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. The bobcat is a clever animal and is a little shy. Hopefully on your next visit you will be able to see him. We look forward to having you back and appreciate your kind words. More 

Columbus, Ohio
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7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an almost other-worldly setting with the huge granite rock formations framing the Sonoran desert surroundings. My family of 2 grown children and my wife found it to be an excellent retreat for relaxation and golf. Food was excellent and spa services impressive. Highly recommend!

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BouldersManager, Manager at Boulders Resort & Spa, Curio Collection by Hilton, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed your time with us. We are glad the rest of the family loved it as well. We hope to see you again soon! More 

Lakewood, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Boulders is one of the greatest places that we love to vacation. From the spa to the golf courses, the many pools to the climbing the boulder pile; there is always plenty of relaxation and activity to be had!

Review collected in partnership with Curio – A Collection by Hilton

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BouldersManager, Manager at Boulders Resort & Spa, Curio Collection by Hilton, responded to this review

We are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. We offer a lot of amenities and are pleased you were able to experience some. We look forward to seeing you again, and we thank you for your review. More 

Flagstaff, Arizona
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145 reviews
41 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family and I rent a a hacienda every year in January. It's probably someone's home. It has three bedrooms and a den - basically a four bedroom. Perfect for an extended family get away. We have been coming to Boulders every year for 5 years. Feel that they are working through this transition from Waldorf Astoria property to a... More 

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BouldersManager, Manager at Boulders Resort & Spa, Curio Collection by Hilton, responded to this review

Curio is a brand within Hilton that celebrates unique properties with their own style and personality. The Boulders is just that. It cannot be duplicated and is so special to the Hilton portfolio. Thank you for visiting with us every year, and we hope to see you again next year. More 

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