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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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Los Angeles, California
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2007

Our stay at Bernardus was nothing short of phenominal. Even though the hotel was full, their staff made us feel as though we were the only ones there. Every detail was given the utmost attention to ensure we were treated as royalty. The scenery was incredible with the various brightly colored flowers, herb gardens, and fountains amidst the calming affect... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2006

We stayed at the Bernardus in 2004, just before Thanksgiving, with our newborn and then during this Thanksgiving (2006) with our two toddlers and our family (including other children). We all loved it. The grounds and setting are very pretty. The staff was extremely friendly and helpful. And the prices, it seems to me, are very reasonable for what you... More 

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San Carlos, CA
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2006

I stayed 2 nights at the lodge because my brother's wedding was at the hotel that weekend. Overall there is not much to complain about this hotel. The understated elegance of the place simply makes you feel like you are living the good life, but without all the fuss! The grounds are beautifully kept with a pool, a bocce ball... More 

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Bend, OR
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2006

Stayed there for a buddies bachelor party and race school at Laguna Seca. Arrival was first class everything we ordered was set up and waiting for our arrival, rooms while might be poorly lit were very comfortable. Dinner was excellent, except when one friend ordered a $2,000 bottle of wine on a seperate tab and Mark the wine guy took... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2006

We stayed at the Bernardus Lodge for 3 nights. Upon arrival you are given a glass of wine. The rooms were great and bathrooms were very spacious. The bed was wonderful with the finest sheets. You are also given free in your room a couple bottles of wine, cookies, soft drinks, chips and salsa. I was so suprised by this... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2006

We stayed four nights in a room with a terrace overlooking the croquet lawn. The hotel opened seven years ago. Because of its location in the valley, the typical pacific fog for Carmel does not reach the lodge and sunshine is abundant. Upon arrival, a friendly bellboy took care of our luggage and carried it to our room. The young... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2006

The service at Bernardus is terrible. When we went to the restaurant, we were told that it was Father's Day and they may not have spots for us. However, there was only 1 other couple eating. They finally stated that we could have a table. We then sat for 20 minutes without 1 person coming to offer coffee or food.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2006

We stayed at the Bernardus Lodge after a grueling week in San Francisco. We needed a place to relax for a night and this place fit the bill. We paid 275 for the night, which was about 100+ off where their regular rates start. Our room was presumably 500+/night. I'm providing the numbers, because they are relevant to my feelings... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2006

While the property is beautiful, the rooms are poorly lit (difficult to read in at night) and the service was below par. Whenever we called for any service it took far too long for the staff to respond, particularly since the hotel was not busy. Also we received poor directions on two occasions from the concierge and they never told... More 

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