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The Boulders, A Waldorf Astoria Resort

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34631 North Tom Darlington Drive, Carefree, AZ 85377
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    4.5 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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    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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New York City, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I recently made a reservation at The Boulders in Carefree, Arizona. I reserved a two bedroom villa for $791.10 per night for 2 nights (total of $1,870.79 for the weekend). When I called to request two beds in one room for my brother and I, I was told they could not confirm bed configuration. And that if two beds were... More 

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McLean, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We came for Spring Break with our family of 5. With help from the concierge we arranged a number of activities in the area: trail ride, Cactus League baseball games, rock climbing, star gazing, and Pink Jeep tour of Grand Canyon. We found the location less than ideal for all these activities--the resort is 10 miles (and several lights) North... More 

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chicago, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

grounds and facilities are beautiful but staff aseemed to be overwhelmed by busy season. Check in, responses, transport to and from room was quite lengthy on day of check in. things improved day of check out.

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brisbane, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A bit dated but excellent golf courses .. The spa is nice and clean. The bell desk is very helpful and efficient. Location is excellent and beautiful scenery. Lots of restaurants to choose from. And proximity to shopping centres is great.

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Pahrump, Nevada, United States
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51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We love the Boulders. It is a quiet and relaxing place. The staff is helpful, friendly and courteous.. Nice golf course and spa. Beautiful grounds here with all the desert plants and the rock boulders.

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We just had a nice 2 night stay at The Boulders last week. Being a Diamond member, we were upgraded to a nicer view casita right on the golf course. We loved our little casita (room 206) the bed was very comfortable and we made use of the fireplace in the room with the chilly desert nights. Bring a bottle... More 

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Seattle WA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We loved the Boulders. Staff is friendly and knowledgable. Concierge is helpful and eager to share what the area offers. Food was delicious and nice service. What gave it a 4 and not a 5 rating. Rooms need a little attention. Our room was ready for some new carpet and an updated bathroom. The pool chaise lounges are an embarrassment.... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

In Phoenix several times a year and my "usual" hotel was unavailable for the first night of this particular stay, so I figured why not try the Boulders that night. WOW! Incredible property and my only regret was that I wasn't staying there longer. The check-in process was absolutely seamless and we felt like royalty. We were provided cell numbers... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After 22 years of working for an international company, British Telecom. I was fortunate to see nearly all the wonders of the world. When I came across the boulders I was excited. My excitement left the moment I stepped into this tired resort operating under the facade of a Waldorf Astoria. The service was horrible. There was no service after... More 

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

Nice hotel but nothing to do but golf because if you go to the adult pool they'll ask you to leave if your trying to have a good time. When we were checking in the hotel staff told us the family pool is by the bar which is crazy and the adult pool is by the spa so we go... More 

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