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Salt Lake City
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Two night stay at the Boulders in Carefree, AZ. Warm greeting at the front desk and they picked out a room for us with the best view in the resort. The rooms are casitas spread across the resort and golf carts haul you back and forth if you want. Every driver was friendly and personable and really added to the...

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Phoenix, United States
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The resort and rooms are nice, the service is terrible. Asked for two xtra pillows first night, never received. Asked for ice, was told I should be able to find it myself! Really! I guess I can just find another place to stay myself next time.

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Oakland, United States
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Our family had a wonderful holiday stay in a three bedroom villa. Big screen TV, great kitchen, awesome spa and fitness classes. Morning hikes around the property, and close to charming Cave Creek. A great multi-generational location.

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Hinsdale, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at Boulders with my wife for a short (2-night) getaway during our holiday trip to visit family in Prescott AZ. Chose the Boulders for its quality/luxury as well as its recognized tennis program. Could not have been a better trip. Grounds are stunningly beautiful (love the way the actual boulders are dramatically lit at night), room was quite nice...

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BouldersManager, Manager at Boulders Resort & Spa, Curio Collection by Hilton, responded to this review

Thank you for the review. We are glad you enjoyed your trip and got to enjoy many aspects of our resort such as tennis, dining, newly renovated guestrooms, and the stunning setting. We appreciate the feedback and hope to see you again soon.

TUCSON, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our stay at the property was wonderful. I would recommend this property to my friends. My family had stayed here before and they raved about the massages in the Spa. Although we did not utilize the spa this trip, my cousin couldn't stop talking about it from his previous visit.

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BouldersManager, Manager at Boulders Resort & Spa, Curio Collection by Hilton, responded to this review

Thank you for the review. We are glad you enjoyed the property and would recommend us. Our spa is wonderful as it specializes in treatments for the mind, body, and the soul. We are glad you have enjoyed this in the past. We hope you will return soon.

Gig Harbor, Washington
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful property and setting. The layout makes it a trek to your car from the parking lot, which did not bother us, but could be rough on some, especially at night. The service is top notch. The casita was spacious and gorgeous. There was not a regular coffee selection in room. Just decaf and tea, which was strange. The bathroom...

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BouldersManager, Manager at Boulders Resort & Spa, Curio Collection by Hilton, responded to this review

Thank you for the feedback. We are glad you enjoyed our newly renovated casitas. We are also glad you enjoyed the private patios attached to the casitas. It is a great way to start your morning with room service and a beautiful view of the Sonoran Desert. We appreciate the review and hope you will return.

New Orleans, Louisiana
Reviewed 1 week ago

The worst food any place I have ever stayed. The rooms are dated and over priced. The staff did not care at all. The furniture was marked and dirty. The hot water practically did not exist. We are at one themed restaurant because the others were terrible. The spotted donkey was decent. There are much better places to stay in...

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BouldersManager, Manager at Boulders Resort & Spa, Curio Collection by Hilton, responded to this review

We appreciate the feedback. We just completed a multi-million dollar renovation which includes all of our guestrooms. We also have great chefs on property that get a lot of publicity for our elevated style of cuisine and signature dishes. We are sorry you experienced some challenges.

louisiana
Reviewed 1 week ago

Place is amazing. Rooms lovely. Unfortunately our room was not serviced two of the three days we stayed. Had to stay in phone from Time I arrived till last day. Manager however on last day was very helpful and did relieve some of the financial burden. I would hope my case is isolated.

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BouldersManager, Manager at Boulders Resort & Spa, Curio Collection by Hilton, responded to this review

Thank you for the review. We are glad you enjoyed our property and our newly renovated casitas. We apologize for any challenges you experienced. We appreciate the feedback and hope to see you again soon.

Kansas City, United States
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are looking for a peaceful setting and surrounding with fantastic views, excellent staff, great food, and an amazing Spa, The Boulders is for you! We have stayed twice and will again. Eric in KC

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BouldersManager, Manager at Boulders Resort & Spa, Curio Collection by Hilton, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful review. We are glad you had an enjoyable time and got to experience our 33,000 square foot spa. We appreciate your loyalty and look forward to seeing you again.

mesa, United States
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I decided to just do an overnight get away for my birthday. Stacie in concierge was outstanding in her recommending different place to dine as well as a complimentary bottle of wine in our room. The staff was outstanding as well. We will definitely be back.

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BouldersManager, Manager at Boulders Resort & Spa, Curio Collection by Hilton, responded to this review

Thank you for the review. We are glad you got to celebrate your birthday with us. We are happy you jhad an enjoyable experience. We hope you will celebrate with us again.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Hot Tub
  • Golf course
  • Tennis Court
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Escape to a secluded haven amid the natural splendor of painted desert sand, towering cacti, and clear, blue sky - The Boulders. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Boulders Resort & Spa, Curio Collection by Hilton

Address: 34631 N. Tom Darlington Drive, Carefree, AZ 85377
Location: United States > Arizona > Central Arizona > Carefree
Price Range: $204 - $561 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Boulders Resort & Spa, Curio Collection by Hilton 5*
Number of rooms: 223
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Also Known As:
The Boulders, a Waldorf Astoria Hotel Carefree
The Waldorf Astoria Collection Carefree
The Boulders Resort And Golden Door Spa
Boulders Resort
The Boulders Resort Luxury
Boulder Arizona
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“If you want a quiet room choose a stand alone casita and if given a choice, choose a 300s block room - it's not as close to the main road.”
 of 5 bubbles 144mindys, Oct 31, 2016 | Read review
“Casita locations vary, and we enjoyed a more removed location, which adds to the walk of the facilities, but we didn't mind.”
 of 5 bubbles mitchellm183, Oct 25, 2016 | Read review
“The south Casitas we stayed in were very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles russell78, Oct 14, 2016 | Read review
“We were in the Casitas. Beautiful large rooms with a nice sitting area and patio.”
 of 5 bubbles nvrnrml, Oct 10, 2016 | Read review
“Stay on the 2nd floor or ask for a single casita without a room on top.”
 of 5 bubbles bifflestam, Oct 8, 2016 | Read review
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