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Westgate River Ranch Resort & Rodeo

3200 River Ranch Blvd, Lake Wales, FL 33867
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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
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My husband and I booked a vacation for October at River Ranch. I have never been there so I have a lot of questions about our stay. When I called I spoke with Jodi White. She was so patient and helpful! She answered all my questions and even emailed me an activity list to help me organize my trip. She... More 

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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have a timeshare with Westgate Resorts. We usually visit our 'home' resort, but were looking for something different this year. We were not disappointed with River Ranch in Lake Wales, FL. Even though it was a 'dude' ranch, our accommodations were very upscale. Our one bedroom, efficiency was clean and well stocked. Their large heated pool and hot tub... More 

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Clearwater, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I took my mother and daughter Glamping this weekend and we had a blast. It was so much cooler that I thought it was going to be and the staff is awesome. We arrived about 4 got checked in and then did a great Airboat ride and saw plenty of big Gators and Wildlife. The accommodations are great, mini frig,... More 

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Sarasota, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been a timeshare owner for the last 10 years at this beautiful location (Westgate River Ranch) and we are so glad that we hung on to our investment because it is really starting to pay off for us. The staff is quickly ironing out the early on glitches that we use to face when we first purchased here.... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

I went glamping with my family for spring break earlier this year, March 14-16. It was awesome and we had a blast! The glamping area is great, a nice gated area with private bathrooms for each glamping tent! Staff will deliver you breakfast each morning (4 cinnamon rolls, fruit, coffee and orange juice). That was a pleasant surprise. We brought... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 via mobile

Went on a vacation with my husband, mom and 3 kids and they have so much to do here! Great value for the money spent! Every day there is an activity from the adventure park to the rodeo petting zoo marina etc.! I mean it's so quiet and relaxing and you don't want to leave! They have a party on... More 

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Rochester, Massachusetts
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

The set up of this place is great and seemingly very organized. When we arrived however the "adventure park" was closed even though it was within business hours and there were no signs stating when staff would return. There were horses tied up in several places unattended for decent periods of time. I paid for a pony ride for my... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

I brought a European friend for a 2 night visit for an Old Florida countryside experience. The entry to Westgate gives the impression that the property is expansive and accessible but all structures and camping sites are miniature, bunched together versions and built along the entry road, in plain view of passing traffic and there is nowhere to walk other... More 

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WestgateGuestRels, Guest Relations Manager at Westgate River Ranch Resort & Rodeo, responded to this review

We appreciate your comments concerning your stay at Westgate River Ranch. It’s unfortunate to hear that you most recent visit to our property did not meet your expectations. We strive in providing our guests with a unique experience with all the different activities we have to offer. Although you are correct about some of the activities being closed during your... More 

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Bonita Springs, Florida
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

Check in is at 4pm...they neglect to tell you everything fun for the kids (adventure land) closes at 4pm...check out next day is 10am and adventure land opens at noon, kids didn't get to rock wall climb, zip line, mechanical bull, petting farm...tried to make reservation for horseback next morning before we left, stables also closed at 4pm couldn't make... More 

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Saint Augustine, Florida, United States
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15 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

I had driven past the entrance to this resort on a couple of occasions and wondered who would ever go there considering it is in the absolute middle of the State of Florida not close to anything else, but I sure am glad that we decided to take our daughters there for a weekend their birthdays. The Ranch is the... More 

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WestgateGuestRels, Guest Relations Manager at Westgate River Ranch Resort & Rodeo, responded to this review

Thank you so much for choosing Westgate River Ranch Resort! We’re so thrilled you and your family decided to visit us during a special occasion. We’re thrilled you found the ranch to be “perfect” and you enjoyed the resort activities. We look forward to seeing you again soon! Sincerely, Lissy More 

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