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Esplendor Resort at Rio Rico

3.5 of 5 1069 Camino Caralampi, Rio Rico, AZ 85648
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We live in Tucson and needed to be close to Nogales, Mx for some dental work. I found the Esplendor online but have never stayed here even though I travel past it all the time. We checked into a king room which was clean as a whistle and decorated really cute. We decided to move to a suite later that... More 

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AnthonyManager, General Manager at Esplendor Resort at Rio Rico, responded to this review

Dear Paula, Thank you so much for your review, we really appreciate all your kind comments. On behalf of Sylvia and Jennifer, thank you as well for recognizing them in particular . I know they will be very pleased that Sylvia's service and Jennifer's talents behind the bar made your stay that more memorable. We truly hope that you will... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed at this hotel in May 2014... The room was lovely, very clean and had a newer bathroom... We had dinner and drinks at the hotel's restaurant and again a great experience... We were adventurously traveling through the wine country in Arizona & the historical area de Tubac and decided to stay at this particular place... Had lots of... More 

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AnthonyManager, Manager at Esplendor Resort at Rio Rico, responded to this review

Dear Nadia, Thank you for taking the time to write and tell us about your stay with us. Our goal is to make every stay with us memorable and enjoyable. It's always encouraging to the entire team of the Esplendor Resort at Rico when we learn that we've met that goal. Again Nadia, thank you and we hope if your... More 

Richmond, Texas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at Esplendor on our way down to Mexico before Christmas. At first the front desk looks very impressive, but that was where the charm ended. The place was deserted, except for a few cars, that should had told us something. When we got to our room, we immediately noticed the toilet had been "used". I had to use... More 

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Valle de Bravo, Mexico
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8 reviews 8 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved our stay at El Esplendor! It was off season, so we felt like we had the resort to ourselves! We loved the hot. Tub... It was cold outside and this was wonderful. We used the heated pool and ran into the hot tub. Hope they get some new workout equipment soon. Shannon in the bar made the best Bloody... More 

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AnthonyManager, General Manager at Esplendor Resort at Rio Rico, responded to this review

We're so happy that you chose to welcome in 2015 here at the Esplendor Resort at Rio and that you and your four legged companion enjoyed your stay with us! I'll be sure and tell Shannon that you appreciate his talents behind the bar, as well. Again, thank you for taking the time to write and tell us about your... More 

Tucson, Arizona, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

love RIO RICO--the old world charm---the magnificent grounds--the beautiful splendor---all encased in this treasure of EL ESPLENDOR--- ---a little treasure tucked away in a beautiful little town---great service----very clean----beautiful golf course--great getaway--for romance and quiet meditation----writing a book---takes place in RIO RICO---

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AnthonyManager, General Manager at Esplendor Resort at Rio Rico, responded to this review

Dear Deb N., Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your stay. On behalf of the entire team of the Esplendor Resort at Rio Rico, may I say how pleased we were to read that you had an enjoyable stay with us! We hope if your travel plans take you back to beautiful southern Arizonia, you'll be... More 

Perham, Minnesota
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

When we checked in they were helpful & friendly. We spent three nights. The room was clean and the bed was comfortable. We loved how the rooms were decorated and the balcony was used daily. We enjoyed one meal in the grill, it was delicious and reasonably priced. We would have loved to use the heated pool but the temperature... More 

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AnthonyManager, General Manager at Esplendor Resort at Rio Rico, responded to this review

Dear Stephanie P. Well, we couldn't have said it better ourselves! Seriously, thank you for taking the time to write and convey your impressions of our resort. We're so happy that you enjoyed staying here and the team provided the service you expect and deserve at the Esplendor Resort at Rio Rico. Please come back soon. More 

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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Bought this stay on groupon when they had two nights for 150$ a bottle of wine and a 50$ resort credit for meals.. Went in November, which was quiet time. Rooms were nice, if not a little dated. The resort has seen its heyday and shows a little age, but was a pleasant getaway for the weekend. Sat in the... More 

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AnthonyManager, Manager at Esplendor Resort at Rio Rico, responded to this review

Thank you for writing and telling us about your recent weekend getaway here at the Esplendor Resorit at Rio Rico. We appreciate your kind comments and hope that you'll be back soon for a little rest and relaxation here at the resort! More 

Phoenix, Arizona
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205 reviews 205 reviews
110 hotel reviews
119 helpful votes 119 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

This was a resort at one time, it's now a run down resort.When I found the price on the internet at 66.00 a night for a resort in southern Arizona in the winter months. I knew something wasn't right. The outside of the buildings are lacking maintenance and paint There is a lack of pride of ownership everywhere you look.... More 

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AnthonyManager, General Manager at Esplendor Resort at Rio Rico, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write and convey your thoughts and impressions of the Esplendor Resort at Rio Rico. Though we never like leaving our guests with a negative impression of our hotel, please know we take all our guest's comments seriously, the good as well as the bad and use them as a learning tool to improve... More 

Chandler, Arizona
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

We stayed one night at the Esplendor Resort at Rio Rico. The resort sits on a hill and offers a nice view of the mountains and surrounding area. The lobby is nice and the front desk staff is friendly, welcoming and helpful. Our room was clean but a bit run down looking. The bed was comfortable and the sheets were... More 

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AnthonyManager, Manager at Esplendor Resort at Rio Rico, responded to this review

Dear Kelli Z, Thank you for taking the time to write and tell us about your recent stay. Your comments and sugguestions have been passed on to our department heads as it's constructive criticism such as yours that we use to improve our operation. Again, thank you for writing and if your travel plans take you back to the area,... More 

Tucson, Arizona
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

My girlfriend and I stayed for a romantic weekend getaway. The views are great but room service did not show we had to call for them and I regret calling them because they left the room filthy when they left and they stole a brand new watch. All we got from the establishment were accusations of lying and a sorry.... More 

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Additional Information about Esplendor Resort at Rio Rico

Address: 1069 Camino Caralampi, Rio Rico, AZ 85648
Location: United States > Arizona > Rio Rico
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Esplendor Resort at Rio Rico 3.5*
Number of rooms: 179
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Esplendor Resort Rio Rico
Esplendor Hotel Rio Rico
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