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Bernardus Lodge & Spa

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415 West Carmel Valley Road, Carmel Valley, CA 93924
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had visited the Bernardus before, several years ago, and always talked about staying at the property. Well, I am glad we came! We had found out about the recent remodel and thought to ourselves, "Perfect time to visit!". We thoroughly enjoyed all the new decor and the suite we stayed in was incomparable! Waking up the beautiful Carmel Valley... More 

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Ventura, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I have been coming here to the Bernardus Lodge with my family since I can remember. And now, I have been bringing my little family here since my daughter was born 10 years ago. I have to say that the remodel is a great and refreshing look to the old run down look of the past few years. It was... More 

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Carmel Valley, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We have stayed over 20 times at Bernardus over the last years. We were concerned at new ownership and a remodel. Let us tell you, no worries! The place is beautifully done, and they kept the lawn outside for lunch and to let the kiddies play. Most of the help have returned, and of course, mostly importantly, CAl. Be assured... More 

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SeanDamery, General Manager at Bernardus Lodge & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Mercedes86, Thank you so much for your continued patronage - I am delighted that we were able to exceed your expectations once again! The renovation is certainly an exciting change, but your compliments of our staff and service speak to the core of the Bernardus experience. I hope for a chance to personally welcome you upon your next stay.... More 

San Francisco
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16 reviews 16 reviews
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a very nice property, just not entirely to my taste. My room was clean and everything was fresh and nice, I loved the switch by the fireplace to turn it on and the bathroom was spectacular, but the style of the room and property is something I think of as high suburbia: lots of wrought iron, big light... More 

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SeanDamery, General Manager at Bernardus Lodge & Spa, responded to this review

Dear ApricotHill, Thank you for staying with us and posting this review. I apologize that the décor of our renovated guestroom was not to your liking. The new residential interiors are styled to be welcoming and warm – so I am disappointed that this was not a fit for you. Thank you for your compliments of the staff, cuisine and... More 

Monterey, Ca
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Living on the Penninsula with busy lives, it is awesome to beable to escape to Bernardus for time away together. There are so many wineries in Carmel Valley now and incredable eats at Bernardus, The Pool renovations and interior renovations ar 5 star! A perfect spot to celebrate any and every occasion if only for a night or 2! You... More 

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SeanDamery, General Manager at Bernardus Lodge & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Chuckncole, Thank you for your kind compliments of our renovation and property. There is a unique vibrancy and character to this area that is unrivaled. An experience at Bernardus Lodge & Spa should simply capture this essence and deliver exceptional service. We certainly look forward to welcoming you back for your next “escape.” Best Regards, Sean Damery Vice President... More 

San Francisco, CA
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119 helpful votes 119 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We typically stay at Bernardus once or twice a year. Bernardus has now been purchased and refurbished. Prior to this visit, the last time we were there was in February 2014 and at that time, the property was looking a little tired--maintenance was clearly needed. Things have changed dramatically since it was purchased. It was a bit of a shock... More 

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SeanDamery, General Manager at Bernardus Lodge & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your comments regarding your recent stay at Bernardus Lodge & Spa. As a returning guest, I appreciate you feedback on our renovation. The spaces have been updated and modernized significantly, with intent to enhance the Bernardus experience. I am thrilled to hear that you found many of these new touches an improvement. We will be continuing... More 

Los Gatos, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My wife and I have been to Bernardus a number of times over the past few years and we've thoroughly enjoyed every single visit. As other reviewers have commented, the setting is both serene and stunning, the staff strive to make guests feel like VIPs, and the spa really spoils the body! What I would like to take a moment... More 

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SeanDamery, General Manager at Bernardus Lodge & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Berend, Thank you for taking the time to post such a thoughtful and kind review. We sincerely value your feedback and repeat business. I am thrilled to hear that you are already looking forward to your next visit to our renovated resort. Warmest regards from all of us at Bernardus Lodge & Spa, Sean Damery Vice President & General... More 

Santa Barbara, California
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There are truly no words to describe the incredible experience we just had at The Bernardus. The beauty of the resort is unparalleled but what really resonates is the attention to detail by the entire staff as well as the incredible food! It's not a matter of if we will go back but rather when!!!!

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Gina M, General Manager at Bernardus Lodge & Spa, responded to this review

Greetings from Carmel Valley! Thank you for sharing your comments regarding your recent stay at our resort. As an authentic wine country retreat, we hope to have nurtured a relaxing escape from the bustle of life — to calm and revitalize all five senses. I am thrilled to hear that you received exemplary service & hospitality throughout your stay. I... More 

Camarillo, California
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I just returned from a weekend at the newly renovated lodge and couldn't have had a better time. The recent updates to the property are beautiful and the service, ambiance and attention to detail was superb. The decor is unique and beautiful (the light fixtures in the lobby are amazing!) and the staff went out of their... More 

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Sunnyvale, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 via mobile

Absolutely stunning grounds, friendly service and amazing spa. The spa is especially enjoyable. Lovely setting, adorable spa pool/courtyard, and amazing spa service choices. Great ambiance in hotel lobby, restaurants, grounds, guest rooms, pool and spa! Gorgeous venue for a wedding!

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