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Saguaro Lake Ranch

13020 Bush Highway, Mesa, AZ 85215
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Ranked #2 of 55 hotels in Mesa
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    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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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very friendly and welcoming family run ranch. We had a fabulous time here. The room is comfortable and the setting is beautiful and peaceful. Just what we needed after a long trip. We went for a scenic walk around the ranch (this was in May). We would have liked to have stayed longer and gone kayaking and horseback riding... More

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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51 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Well the rooms are (quirky) as they are as they were originally built so I understood from John. We had a room in the main building and were the only ones there for the 2 nights we stayed. What a great place to spend our time, we relaxed and took in the ambience of this ranch. Sunsets on the red... More

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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

I booked this ranch based on reviews I saw on Trip Advisor. My friends and I were pleasantly surprised and could not have been happier with the atmosphere, location, the manager, John and his wife! Our cabin was located near the river below the dam. We were entertained by the beautiful wildlife around us. The red rock mountains to the... More

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Chicago, Illinois USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

Great staff! Scenery is spectacular, especially watching the sunset on the mountain peaks. Quiet and restful. A bit rustic but that adds to the charm. By the way, the breakfast on the porch was terrific. Thanks to John and Sean A'lee for making our stay so special.

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corpus christi
15 reviews 15 reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

I went on a hour and half tour the guide was very knowledgeable had a great time learning a lot about the beautiful desert and damn. A very gentle ride good for experienced riders or novices. Hoping to get my hello travel nurses together and we go again.

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Idaho Falls, Idaho
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

Unfortunately, i made reservations and had confirmation and was called by staff twice with issues within 2 weeks stating that some other guests had reserved entire ranch and we were not welcome. I will never be able to tell you if this place is great or not because i won't be staying here now or in future. A deal is... More

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73 reviews 73 reviews
32 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

We spent 3 days at Thanksgiving with family here and it was a great time. The cabins are rustic, but clean. Our family had several cabins near the river and we enjoyed sitting there and relaxing while the kids were playing nearby. The landscaping is beautiful and the staff have worked very hard to accomplish this.......even having weddings there. The... More

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Cairo, Egypt
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2013

We had a great two night stay on a bike trip around the area. We got our own beautiful cabin, had amazing meals (hearty breakfasts, lunches and dinners homemade) and loved both exploring the surroundings (including Native American rock carvings up a quick beautiful hike) and reading by the roaring fireplace. Our only issue is that the room got a... More

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East Lansing, Michigan
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

Our family of 34 just spent the Thanksgiving Holiday weekend here and had a great weekend. The place is rustic, but that is consistent with its purpose and why you are there. The food was excellent and the staff was the most attentive I've ever had in all of our travels. The rooms were good sized and clean. The grounds... More

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

We stayed here for a night in late April and had a wonderful time. We had just come off the plane and it was just what we were looking for. We were alone and it was an off season, so it was very quiet. There are many birds and other desert animals to see. And sunset is really beautiful against... More

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Address: 13020 Bush Highway, Mesa, AZ 85215
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Location: United States > Arizona > Central Arizona > Mesa
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In the Tonto National Forest along the banks of the Salt River, this historic guest ranch boasts rustic 26 cabins. An outdoor pool offers views of the Goldfield Mountain Range.Featuring traditional Western décor, each cabin comes with a private bathroom. With no TVs or phones, all cottages offer a place to kick back and relax.Guests are welcomed in the main lodge complete with a stone fireplace and wagon wheel lights. Breakfast is served in the dining room featuring a real Saguaro skeleton.Guided horseback riding is available from mid-October to early May. Kayaking and river tubing are available from April to October. Hiking and bird watching are available year round.Saguaro Lake Ranch is located 15 miles from Mesa in the Tonto National Forest. ... more   less 
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