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Mission Ranch

#8 of 23 Hotels in Carmel
Certificate of Excellence
26270 Dolores Street, Carmel, CA 93923
Mission Ranch
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

I have stayed at multiple legacy properties. The challenge is to strike a viable balance between maintaining the authentic vintage nature of the property, but providing guests with appropriate modern amenities and services. There will always be a wide range of opinions of how well this is accomplished as is evident from prior reviews of this property in TA. I... More 

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Marina, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had the most breathtaking experience sharing Mission Ranch with our family and friends for our wedding. The staff is awesome and very attentive. We couldn't have asked for a more perfect day with the soft breeze, sunshine, gloriouos green grass, and the sheep in the background during our ceremony. We are so blessed and thankful.

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San Diego, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

If you want a modern, bustling, active place to stay this is not the spot for you. The dining room brought me to the Mission Ranch several years ago and I vowed to return for a stay. While planning a driving trip from Oakland to San Diego, there was no question that we would spend one night here. We were... More 

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SoCal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The beauty of this place is unbelievable! We stayed in a beautiful cabin with a fireplace and a front porch with rocking chairs on a meadow complete with grazing sheep and the Pacific ocean in the background. Even if you aren't staying here you must stop by for a drink and apps since the restaurant has the same view as... More 

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Saline, Michigan
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44 reviews 44 reviews
23 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved our stay here! So as not to repeat so many other reviewers, let me just say that we loved: the setting, the views, the grounds, the restaurant, the bar, the old-school vibe, the very pleasant and professional service, the very fair price ... If we were to complain about anything, and only somewhat, it would be the bed (on... More 

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Wausau, Wisconsin
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61 reviews 61 reviews
18 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at The Mission Ranch last Fall for three nights! (2014) We have a friend who lives in Carmel who highly recommended this place as a great value and a place with lots of charm and charactor! Her observation and recommendation was right on! Any of the Meadowview Fourplex or Triplex units are wonderful. Ours overlooked the meadow and... More 

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

The Mission Ranch has been on my Bucket List for nearly 30 years, from the first time I drove by the property. My expectations were exceeded by the exceptional service, peaceful and tranquil setting, impeccable attention to detail in every way, casual, intimate and delicious dining, and a haven in the midst of tiny bustling Carmel. Thank you for turning... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In full disclosure, I've eaten a lot of prime rib but never eaten at Ruth's Chris or Morton's. Other than that...I've probably eaten there. Just haven't been interested in "high-end chain" steaks. Who knows, I could be missing out. ANYWAY...the prime rib at this restaurant is out of control!! Cooked and seasoned to perfection...my mouth is watering just thinking about... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Had some friends in Los Gatos recommend we stay here,would not have known about it otherwise. Old Ranch converted to Inn. Rooms were good,restaurant and piano bar great and right on property,so no driving after a day on the road. One of the highlights would be a long walk you can take to Pebble Beach,just an amazing walk along waters... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

My husband and I are going to California for our 10th Anniversary and to renew our wedding vows. I found this place when checking out the map at the spot where the river meets the sea and decided to check it out. We were quite impressed by the photos on the website so I gave them a call. My first... More 

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