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Carmel Valley Ranch

#2 of 23 Hotels in Carmel
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One Old Ranch Road, Carmel, CA 93923
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Los Angeles, California
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102 reviews 102 reviews
25 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Carmel Valley Ranch is a beautiful place. The rooms are all suites and very comfortable. The food is good, but right now they are remodeling the dining area which is inconvenient for breakfast and allows for only a limited lunch menu unless you want to go to the club house. Nonetheless the place has an air of tranquility that makes... More 

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San Francisco, California
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

About once a year, when work gets the most stressful and we just need a break, Carmel Valley Ranch is the place we go. Every time. The rooms are spacious and look out over a huge expanse of the Carmel Valley, with mountains on both sides and beautiful lavender fields and a golf course sweeping down in between. We love... More 

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Rogers, Minnesota
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26 reviews 26 reviews
11 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Yes, smores! Great little extra for the kids and adults alike. Every night from 5pm to 9pm, around the pooland a big wood fire right outside the main lodge. Adults can grab a beer, wine or mixed drink at the bar, bring it outside and make some new friends. Great resort as a family to visit. The bar and restaurant... More 

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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Perfect chill out spot, great food & friendly staff. Awesome views from the Coral. Loved the fire in the bedroom. Enjoyed the bee beautiful massage.Great location near Carmel and Monteray. Great walks .

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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158 reviews 158 reviews
33 hotel reviews
158 helpful votes 158 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I thought this resort was near perfect! I read a review that said rooms were outdated. We booked a Garland suite and it was perfect. Everything looked new to me and we had the most beautfiul view, it's like we were sleeping in a treehouse. Deer and turkeys roaming everywhere, some days they were under our balcony. Yes, breakfast is... More 

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San Francisco
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I recently stayed at the resort with my family for three nights. The room was nice but the property needs remodeling. Many of the areas look outdated. One thing I did not like was that breakfast is served in an area that is far from the rooms and not on the main lodge. The food is good but not superb... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is beautiful!! It has so many fun things to do, great rooms that are clean, a nice staff, tasty food, and it's is a short drive away from Carmel and Monterey. Plus there are free s'mores at the lodge every night! You cannot go wrong here.

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Leawood, Kansas
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27 reviews 27 reviews
22 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Set in the Carmel Valley this relaxing retreat is gorgeous! Great for a couples get away. You will need transport to downtown Carmel & to tour surrounding sites. Carmel is almost always cool in the evening so bring jacket or sweater. Highly recommend this getaway!

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Melbourne, Australia
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95 reviews 95 reviews
21 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've been to Carmel on a number of occasions and decided to splashout on this stay. The ranch was $1800 for three nights. We travelled as a family and had hoped to use all the facilities. The ranch is beautifully maintained, the gardens are lovely and the staff professional. The smores in the evening over the fire pit were a... More 

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Monterey, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I can't think of a more perfect place.to go and forget about everything. Beautiful property with so much to do. Fun gift shop. Great staff and wonderful food and beverage. One of the best chefs in California.,they feature all local incrediants done fabulously. Great service. Dave Erikson wine and spirts director not only has put together a great wine selection... More 

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