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Carefree Resort & Conference Center

3.5 of 5 37220 Mule Train Road, Carefree, AZ 85377
#2 of 2 Hotels in Carefree
407 Reviews 3.5 of 5 stars
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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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English first
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed for a group rate of $120/night (plus tax) so the value was good. The room (Wagon Wheel building, facing the property line) was large with a lovely private patio perfect for a relaxing breakfast, large refrigerator and big TV, pillow-strewn king bed, comfortable bathroom and excellent shower. The pools were fine, the grounds are beautiful and flawlessly upkept.... More

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Phoenix, Arizona
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Took a date to the Carefree Resort. I had the Prime Rib and she had the Salmon. Both meals were outstanding. The prime rib was perfectly cooked, my potato was delicious! I'll definitely go back for another fantastic meal.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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40 reviews 40 reviews
28 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Got to the resort about 4:00 in the afternoon and was greeted with a very happy and friendly person in the lobby. I needed bell services to help me out and they were right there to help immediately. I asked for a room on the first floor and it was provided too. I would have liked to be on the... More

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

Hello Jim K, Thank you so much for your review as we love to hear guest feedback. I am happy to hear that you had great service from our staff. We pride ourselves in our service and it is good to hear that it shows. We hope that next time you visit you get to enjoy our resort shuttle that... More

Paulden, Arizona, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My BFF and I were celebrating August Birthdays with her Tween Daughter and my Granddaughter. We had an enjoyable, relaxing weekend. The hotel grounds are amazing. The pool was wonderful, with Cabana service. We had a balcony room overlooking the pool and felt comfortable letting the girls frolic on their own, under our watchful eyes. The front desk staff is... More

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

Hello Kathryn, We are so glad to hear you had a wonderful girls get away. Also happy belated Birthday! We are so excited to hear you loved our accommodations and are already planning your next visit. Hopefully you can enjoy our happy hour on your next trip to Carefree. See you soon. All the best, Martha More

Minneapolis, Minnesota
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We held our regional meeting at this resort just before labor day weekend, and had a truly wonderful experience. The service was top notch, and the entire staff was incredibly accommodating. Planning a corporate meeting at this resort was very easy, and I knew I didn't have to worry about anything once we arrived. The conference room was beautiful with... More

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

Hello A_peho, Thank you for taking the time to review your conference experience at our hotel. It is always great to hear that our guest really had a memorable and enjoyable experience. We hope to see your group again for your future meeting. All the best, Martha More

Oldsmar, Florida
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was the best of resorts, it was the worst of resorts. OK, not really the worst but there was certainly some issues. Let me first start with the good; the resort and the grounds are beautiful! I love the southwest United States and this hotel carries the theming wonderfully. The lobby is quite large with a seating area in... More

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

Hello David, We want to thank you for your review we always appreciate guest feedback. We are happy you found our resort beautiful. I am glad that you had a chance to enjoy our lounge and had great service from our bartenders. We hope that you come back and see us again soon and enjoy our very popular happy hour.... More

Glendale, Arizona
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The resort itself is lovely and frames the mountains and desert of its surroundings. Our room was spacious, clean and attractive, with a roomy balcony overlooking the pool area. However, after a warm check-in greeting, all service went sadly downhill. That evening, we decided to try the happy hour. We seated ourselves, and despite being right in front of us... More

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

Hello Alicia M, We want to thank you for your review as it helps us identify were we need improvement. We are glad you loved our resort and had a good and warm check in experience. Please accept our most sincere apology in the issues you encountered with our restaurant and front office department. This is definitely not the level... More

Avondale
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've stayed at this hotel 4 times over the past year and this time I was surprised by the lack of cleanliness. The room seemed like it was rushed through. I've never had this problem before and I still love everything about this hotel.

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

Hello Superchick17, Thank you for your review we are so happy that you love coming to our resort and that our staff goes above and beyond to make your stay memorable. We will definitely address the cleanliness with our housekeeping director so he can make sure it is rectified. Thank you for continuing to be a loyal guest and we... More

El Paso, Texas, United States
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a one night stay as we traveled back to Texas. The front desk personnel was very warm and welcoming. I left a very important item in the room, and when I called and to find out if they had recovered it, I got a call from the housekeeping department and they said they had found it. They will... More

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

Hello Susan V, We are very delighted to hear that you really enjoy your stay. I am happy that our housekeeping staff was able to help you recover your item and that you retrieved it immediately. We hope that you come and visit us soon. All the best, Martha Lopez More

Macgregor, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A relaxing and beautiful resort. We enjoyed the pool every day and often had breakfast at the restaurant. The tennis courts were well maintained as well. The staff was helpful and any requests were quickly taken care of. Special thanks to Martha and Brian for locating the charger we had left behind and sending it to us. It arrived today... More

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

Hello Charlene, We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay. I am also delighted to hear that your charger arrived there safely. We hope you come and visit us soon. All the best, Martha Lopez 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*
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