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Carefree Resort & Conference Center

3.5 of 5 37220 Mule Train Road, Carefree, AZ 85377
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    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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The Woodlands, Texas
4 reviews 4 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2011

I have stayed at Carefree resort several times. For the price it is one of my favorite places in North Scottsdale. The rooms are somewhat dated, and could use refurbishing, but while you are there, who wants to be in the room! Good nightlife, great scenery and outdoor activities. I recommend for families or just couples.

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Ottawa, Canada
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2011

Stayed here for five days for a conference. The conference room was comfortable except for the the freezing air conditioning. The conference food was fresh and varied--not gourmet, but good. I think this hotel has a lot of conferences. There was a second one going on at the same time as ours. This may be a deterrent for some people,... More

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Prescott, AZ
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2011

We got an amazing last minute rate for this hotel and it was wonderful. The grounds are lovely. We swam in their lovely pool and just before sunset watched to havolina wander through their nature path. It was very child friendly as well. The rooms were a bit dated but the service made up for it, very polite and timely,... More

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

We are glad that you enjoyed our resort with our beautiful desert landscaping! It appears that you also got to see some of our "desert friends" while staying with us. We cater to a lot of families and we are glad that your child found activities around the resort. In the future, please don't feel uncomfortable about bringing your child... More

Phoenix, Arizona
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2011

I saw the ad on local paper for summer scapes and my husband and I decided to do a little weekend getaway so we thought we'd try Carefree for a change. We would usually go to Sedona or Flagstaff or even consider Tucson, but out of curiosity what Carefree has to offer we thought this area might just give us... More

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Billings, Montana
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62 reviews 62 reviews
10 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2011

We had a very nice stay here. I was concerned about some of the reviews, but we had a great pool side room, staff was friendly, room was clean. Pool and hot tub were nice.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2011

After a long reclusive winter, chose Carefree Resort and Conference Center to take advantage of some well deserved sun and to share a wonderful Mother's Day weekend with my mom. Stayed five years ago in the villas section, which were elegantly appointed and right across from the Carefree Resort...this time we stayed in the spacious hotel room section. Our room... More

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Gilbert, Arizona
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2011

The Carefree Resort and Villas We stayed at the villa’s for one night, it was like home away from home. The rooms were very nicely decorated and had a full kitchen, huge patio and comfy living room, it also had two bathrooms and one bedroom. It was a short walk to the pool, which also was well kept and had... More

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Fort Collins, CO
13 reviews 13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2011

We stayed here last spring with friends (4 nights) and went back again this spring (4 nights) with the kids & grandparents. The rate is great and it was wonderful to have rooms adjacent to the pool, but they need to do some maintenance. I appreciate some of the charm that comes from a non-cookie cutter resort & I like... More

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Hopkins, Minnesota
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2011

After reserving an accessible family unit for our group, the 2 bedroom townhome unit they offered at registration had several stairs to enter. That wouldn't work for our sister in a wheelchair. The reservations manager then found an accessible space of the same size that we could use, had it cleaned while they comped us a dinner and drinks, and... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2011

We choose to stay at the Carefree Resort because of the very good rates and the area that it was in. We choose the Junior Villa Queen Suite. It was a very nice area, the views were nice and the staff was very pleasant. We were actually down the road a block or so from the main lobby in a... More

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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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