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    Carefree Resort & Conference Center

    37220 Mule Train Road, Carefree, AZ 85377
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    1 - 5 of 621 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    The location is tuck away in a very secluded location. There was a golf course, restaurant that looked good. The lobby and check in was great. The reason for the 3 stars - the beds were horrible. I would have been more comfortable on the...More

    Thank Rvers1948
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    What a find! This place may be getting on in years, but the plus side to that is the gorgeous setting in pristine and spectacular desert, with really great views and walks locally. I even heard coyotes howling at night! The room was a tad...More

    Thank sjgiants
    Response from Martha L, Guest Relations Manager at Carefree Resort & Conference Center

    Dear Sjgiants, Thank you for your kind comments regarding our resort. It sounds like you have the captured the true character of Carefree. We are thrilled to hear your serene description of our resort, but apologize you found some parts of the property tired. We...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    This hotel has a lovely view and a nice vibe but the rooms are very out of date. The employees are wonderful. The bar is great. The food is also quite good though the service is very slow. Front desk is also very helpful. No...More

    Thank Travelingbear1000
    Response from Martha L, Guest Relations Manager at Carefree Resort & Conference Center

    Dear Travelingbear1000, Thank you for your feedback on your recent stay with us. We definately appreciate the kind comments regarding our team here, but am sorry to hear you found the rooms to be lackluckster. I apologize for the AC issues, and am hopeful you...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    I thought the resort was really pretty! The large tennis courts were fun, the old time theme and grounds were fun to adventure & see. The pool is big & heated, nice jacuzzi too. But the room we were given did not face anything pretty....More

    1  Thank Nicole G
    Response from Martha L, Guest Relations Manager at Carefree Resort & Conference Center

    Good afternoon Nicole G, Thank you for your kind comments regarding the grounds and pool area. The view from your room is based on the type of room you booked. If you were looking for a pool or garden view, I would recommend a Premier...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We recently stayed here for an overnight stop during our tour of the western USA. The room was comfortable and large but could do with some updating. We had been warned that the restaurant was slow so we allowed an hour for our breakfast. There...More

    1  Thank wgsmall2017
    Response from Martha L, Guest Relations Manager at Carefree Resort & Conference Center

    Dear wgsmall2017, Thank you for your feedback. We are sorry to hear of your experience in the Lariat; have shared your comments with our management team. All negative comments are opportunities for learning and improvement, and we strive for excellant customer service. Regrettfully, this was...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Tennis Court
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • $81 - $242 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Geoffrey R
    Are there self service clothes washers and dryers on the property?
    February 7, 2017|
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    Response from susan K | Reviewed this property |
    They do not have a guest laundry room. They do have a laundry service though.
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    heathersheidi
    WOW--does anyone really answer the questions ??
    September 1, 2016|
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    Response from Kyle A | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, sometimes.
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    heathersheidi
    We have a group of girls doing a stay vacation at the resort this week-end---we would like to sit by the pool with a good book and a cold brew---can we bring our own beer?? Or is their a pool bar ?? Also there is one smoker in our group--is there a smoking area for our loner friend ?? Thanks--
    August 31, 2016|
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    Response from Martha L | Property representative |
    Sorry, because of our liquor licensing we cannot allow outside beverages in public spaces. We do offer poolside food and beverage service. In regards to the smoking, there are plenty of outdoor spaces for your friend to... More
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    "ask if they have rooms with newer mattresses"
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    "Worth an upgrade for a view here"
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    "Not really any views--but of the pool. Get 2nd floor, near desert garden or not facing pool for more peace..."
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    "I think the King rooms are the nicest and I really love the dessert view, however the pool view was also very..."
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