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Circle Z Ranch

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1476 Route 82, Patagonia, AZ 85624
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Circle Z Ranch
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Goshen, NY
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The accommodations, the food, the staff, the scenery and, not to forget, the horseback riding. I have been going to Circle Z for the last 4 years, always right after Thanksgiving, and I simply have to go back again this year. It is so peaceful and beautiful. With no TV or WI-Fi in your room it is truly a place... More

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27 reviews 27 reviews
5 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

We had the pleasure of spending 4 days at this gem of a place! The staff is very warm and welcoming. The food is perfection (thanks to Heather & her crew)- with guests' dietary needs given very special attention. The mantra I heard over and over from the staff was "you're on vacation - we'll take care of you" and... More

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Del Mar, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

My family and I have been visiting this extraordinary guest ranch for years. Located in the gorgeous mountains of Southern Arizona it boasts quiet, big skies, beautiful views, and peacefulness. Its main focus is horseback riding and the the riding is just exquisite. The wranglers are unbelievable, the trails and views breath-taking and the horses are great. Pam and Jock,... More

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La Grange Park, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

If you want to feel like a cowgirl in a John Wayne movie, this is the place for your girlfriend getaway! The horses and scenery are spectacular with expert wranglers leading the way through mountains, canyons, woods and rivers. You can indulge your well earned appetite in the delightfully tasty and abundant meals served by thoughtful staff. Participating in the... More

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Clifton, Virginia
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

Circle Z Ranch in Patagonia has great horses, wonderful riding, lovely accommodations, delicious food, and terrific staff. That, by itself, would be enough to recommend it. But what is really the best part is that no matter who you are, you will have a wonderful time. The mix of people who was there the week I went ranged from retired... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

Spent a wonderful week at this fabulous guest ranch in Patagonia, AZ. It is quite a gem with over 6,000 acres and gorgeous views of the Circle Z Mountain and the Patagonia Mountains. As our first real riding experience, we have been spoiled. The absolute best part of this ranch is the riding and the Head Wranglers George and Jennie.... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

My wife has been coming to the Circle Z since the 1950's and our immediate family has been coming since 1990 almost every year. It never changes, but keeps getting better and better. First and foremost, the horses are fantastic and the family the directs the barn and riding are experts in matching every rider - from expert to beginner... More

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Bognor Regis, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

This was my first visit to Circle Z, and I hope not my last. The whole place has a delightful old-world charm, and with that goes genuine old-fashioned courtesy from everyone on the staff. However, there is nothing old-fashioned about the spotless accommodation, which provides tasteful furnishings, a very comfortable bed, plentiful supplies of hot water and total peace and... More

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Scottsdale, Arizona
15 reviews 15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

My husband and I and our three children (ages 15, 24 and 26) visited the Circle Z in March. The vacation exceeded our expectations. The setting is gorgeous along Sonoita Creek with huge cottonwood and sycamore trees surrounded by high desert. Horseback riding is the main attraction here. The wranglers are experienced, safety conscious and fun, showing the perfect mix... More

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Monmouth, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

Welcome is how the staff at the Circle Z make their guests feel! The trail riding, bird watching, and hiking are true Arizona experiences. Clean lodging, delicious food, social time in their cantina, as well as entertainment with a local cowboy singer and with an expert on the Arizona land and wildlife really make this a wonderful trip! The wranglers... More

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Address: 1476 Route 82, Patagonia, AZ 85624
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Location: United States > Arizona > Patagonia
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Also Known As:
Circle z Ranch Hotel Patagonia

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Circle Z Ranch is a traditional guest ranch, offering horseback riding on hundreds of miles of trails just outside of Patagonia Arizona. We are an all inclusive ranch, serving 3 delicious meals daily. WE have a tennis court, heated outdoor pool, and a game room. Seven historic Spanish-style adobe guest cottages dot the plateau on which the Circle Z lies. Accommodations vary from individual rooms to suites with living rooms or entirely private cottages, each reflecting Southwestern charm. Our historic property is know worldwide for it's birding, beautiful vistas of the desert mountains, and a perennial stream that supports hundreds of species of animals and plant life. Come visit us for a traditional ranch experience in beautiful southwest Arizona. ... more   less 
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