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The Boulders, A Waldorf Astoria Resort

5.0 of 5 34631 North Tom Darlington Drive, Carefree, AZ 85377
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My husband and I stayed here in August of 2012 for our 5th wedding anniversary. The grounds are gorgeous! We loved getting a cart ride from the lobby to our door and vice versa. We ate at the restaurant for breakfast each morning, and the food was really good. We can't wait to go back some time!

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Chandler, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This hotel is one of the finest offered in Arizona. It's nestled in Carefree AZ with some of the most incredible boulders in the state, hence the name. The staff is friendly, accomodating and professional. The wildlife is seeping from every corner of the property (birds, rabbits). The golf course is beautiful and very inviting.

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Midwest, USA
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217 reviews 217 reviews
23 hotel reviews
1,733 helpful votes 1,733 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The Boulders resort is one of the best we've ever visited. We stayed in a 2-bedroom Saguaro villa, which was beautifully decorated and came equipped with every convenience we could possibly have wanted. There was a full set of tableware, glassware, cooking utensils, and barware. The patio had a gas grill, and grilling utensils were supplied. There was a full... More 

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TheBouldersCarefree, Manager at The Boulders, A Waldorf Astoria Resort, responded to this review

Thank you CoralReef for your kind words. We are so glad to hear that you had a fantastic stay with us! We hope you enjoyed all we have to offer from our spacious villas, various eateries throughout the resort, and our amazing desert locale! We look forward to welcoming your return. Happy Holidays! The Boulders Management Team More 

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16 reviews 16 reviews
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Wife and I stayed for 4 days to get away from work and kids and the places was peaceful. The staff was great, and they can tell you some really good places to go eat, not just the ones they are supposed to recommend. Many times they sent us back towards the airport for good places to eat., I played... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

boulders was lovely resort were all our needs were catered for and golf experience was great if a little difficult from the blue tees!!!! all staff were ready to help at any time day or night.golf staff were especially good at their jobs

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Phoenix, Arizona
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My two daughters and I spent a 3 day weekend together at the Boulders. We had an adjoining room near the spa. It was beautiful walking the pathways to and from the spa. We saw javelinas, lizards and quail among beautiful desert plants along the paths. The spa itself is first class all the way with it's own small restaurant... More 

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Houston, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Boulders is a beautiful resort with impeccable service. We attended for a group business function but to get the full experience add some days on to your business trip to enjoy the property and make time for incredible hiking, runs and walks nearby. The property is very spread out but they support you by providing golf cart transportation everywhere... More 

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18 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Husband had to go visit this place in early July when it was 112! Yep that's what the average high was, but it was definitely a dry heat compared to the South. The resort was amazing and beautiful, comfy beds and pillows, and lovely balconies to sit out on in the evening and watch the wildlife walk by. Saw a... More 

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TheBouldersCarefree, Manager at The Boulders, A Waldorf Astoria Resort, responded to this review

Greetings from The Boulders! Thank you for your kind words. We are so glad that you enjoyed your visit with us, but how can you not, with our resident wildlife, beautiful Sonoran Desert sunsets, amazing resort restaurants and facilities, and most of all our wonderful team members. We look forward to welcoming your return and to provide you and your... More 

New York, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Once again, I had an extraordinary experience at the Boulders and the Waldorf Astoria Spa. It has become my favorite vacation destination and is one of the best Hilton/Waldorf Astoria locations. There is something very special about the property and the people who work at the Spa. I cannot recommend this resort highly enough

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Today, 12/4/14, at about 11:00 a.m, I attempted to contact the resort for their New Years Eve 2015 event at Latilla AND to see about room reservations for that same night. She transferred me to the restaurant, no one answered. I left a message. I called her back. Katie transfered me to reservations, nobody answered. I left a message. I... More 

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TheBouldersCarefree, Manager at The Boulders, A Waldorf Astoria Resort, responded to this review

Daniel, We appreciate your review of your recent experience at our hotel. We know that your interactions with our team members can define your hotel stay, and we strive to provide a unique service experience that is anticipatory to the highest degree and personalized to the occasion. Please accept our sincerest apologies for your interaction with us over the phone.... More 

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Address: 34631 North Tom Darlington Drive, Carefree, AZ 85377
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Location: United States > Arizona > Central Arizona > Carefree
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — The Boulders, A Waldorf Astoria Resort 5*
Number of rooms: 223
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Also Known As:
The Boulders, a Waldorf Astoria Hotel Carefree
The Waldorf Astoria Collection Carefree
The Boulders Resort And Golden Door Spa
Boulders Resort
The Boulders Resort Luxury
Boulder Arizona

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