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Carefree Resort & Conference Center

3.5 of 5 37220 Mule Train Road, Carefree, AZ 85377
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Denver, Colorado
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123 reviews 123 reviews
23 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars NEW via mobile

The good: The staff are friendly, able and accommodating. The food (had breakfast/lunch/dinner) is pretty solid (good happy hour too). If you are looking for an easy casual spot to eat and don't want to go off property its a good choice. The menu offers some pretty upscale and moderate dining choices (the higher end of the menu doesn't seem... More 

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Winona, Minnesota
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

It was OK but for $220 I expected more. Kind of an older place with poor lighting. Could not even bring a beer to the pool - have to buy theirs - not a big deal but it says something about the place. Probably a better venue for meetings. The natural areas outside of town were wonderful and I would... More 

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Walnut Creek, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is nice resort and close to golf courses which was what we wanted. The restaurant was good and service generally fine. There is a small spa area and it was accessible and clean. Our condo across the street was perfect. Spacious, quiet and clean. The pool and hot tub area was lovely.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I would like to take this opportunity to thank you and your wonderful staff for hosting our Global Training Meeting last week at the resort. The facilities, service, food and staff were above and beyond for sure. The meeting was a success and this was definitely an integral part of that. Particularly, we would like to thank ZsuZsa Kiss, or... More 

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Martha L, Manager at Carefree Resort & Conference Center, responded to this review

Hello Kevin, Thank you for your review. Our customer’s feedback is very important to us and we are glad to hear that you had a phenomenal time with us. We commend great service and are happy to hear that a lot of our staff enhanced your stay. We hope to see you in the future and help you with any... More 

New York City, New York
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A good choice if you're looking for a low budget but quality hotel in Scottsdale. Service was very good, rooms were clean and pool was enjoyable. No frills, but a great place to stay if you are more focused on being out and about in Scottsdale and not staying put at a resort.

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Martha L, Manager at Carefree Resort & Conference Center, responded to this review

Hello Stephanie, Thank you so much for your review. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your recent stay with us.We hope to see you again soon so you can join us for Happy hour in our lounge. All the best, Martha More 

Spearfish, South Dakota
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36 reviews 36 reviews
13 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Booked on line while visiting family in cave creek. Staff was excellent with my late night check in. Ordered room service for lunch on day two and my club sandwich was picture perfect and very tasty. Look forward to booking again in the future. Very clean spacious room .

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Martha L, Front Office Manager at Carefree Resort & Conference Center, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you so much for your review. It is great to hear that you had a great room service experience and liked your room. We hope that you come back and visit us again soon and perhaps enjoy our Saturday night prime rib special for just $18.95. All the best, Martha More 

Tampa, Florida
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

Just checked in and having a terrible experience so far. At first, front desk misdirected us to room. After walking all around the resort with all the luggage when we finally found the room, it was hot and looks old and run down, clearly not worth the price we paid. And then we discovered there is no refrigerator in room.... More 

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Martha L, Front Office Manager at Carefree Resort & Conference Center, responded to this review

Hello Shreyas Gangadhara, Thank you so much for your review. We value our guest’s feedback and appreciate you taking the time to help us improve as a hotel. We apologize as not all of our rooms come standard with refrigerators. However the service you expressed you received is definitely not the standard by which we operate and we will be... More 

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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015 via mobile

Carefree resort is the best place we have ever stayed! The rooms are huge and modern and clean and soundproof with your own balcony to admire the beautiful views. Pools, tennis courts, spas, an on site restaurant that is very reasonable while awesome Jimmy served us amazing food! A lounge with Jay, a wonderful piano player to make for enjoyable... More 

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Martha L, Front Office Manager at Carefree Resort & Conference Center, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you so much for your review we appreciate you taking the time to tell us about your recent stay. We love to hear that our guest enjoyed their stay and took advantage of our resort amenities. On your next visit be sure to experience our wonderful happy hour everyday in our Lariat lounge. We will see you next... More 

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

I love this hotel. It feels like it is so far removed from civilization, but is only 30-40 minutes from the airport. The resort is awesome, especially the rooms near the spa. Great pool area. I also loved the town of Cave Creek, which is very close to the resort. So many excellent and unique restaurants there for a wonderful... More 

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Martha L, Front Office Manager at Carefree Resort & Conference Center, responded to this review

Hello Timothy A Thank you so much for your review! We are glad to hear you enjoyed your room as well as the location. I am happy to hear you were able to experience the town of Cave Creek! We hope you visit us again soon! Thank you Kristen Brodie More 

Melbourne, Australia
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142 reviews 142 reviews
60 hotel reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

I have always wanted to see the Saguaro cacti of the Phoenix area, and so stayed one night here on my way from California to Texas. I stayed here to be in close proximity to the sunset trail ride I had booked for the evening. Unfortunately, I arrived to storms and flash flooding, and my trail ride was cancelled. The... More 

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Martha L, Front Office Manager at Carefree Resort & Conference Center, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you so much for your review we really appreciate your feedback. Sorry to hear about the rainy weather you experienced. We hope that you come back and see us again soon since most of the time we do have beautiful sunshine. We are glad you enjoyed our property even under the rain and hope to see you again... More 

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Additional Information about Carefree Resort & Conference Center

Address: 37220 Mule Train Road, Carefree, AZ 85377
Location: United States > Arizona > Central Arizona > Carefree
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Carefree Resort & Conference Center 3.5*
Number of rooms: 234
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