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Carefree Resort & Conference Center

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37220 Mule Train Road, Carefree, AZ 85377
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Amazing staff! Friendly, helpful, accommodating, attentive. Always greeted with a smile and assistance with the door. We were looking forward to having our morning coffee on the balcony while viewing Black Mountain. They made several changes to make sure we were happy with our room and our view. So lovely! Extra large, clean rooms, full desk, large dresser, refrigerator, microwave,... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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11 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Extended my two night stay for work to enjoy carefree, cave creek, with day trips to Phoenix and Prescott. Front desk.... Excellent service. Chris - you rock. Bellman had tips about the area...extremely helpful and genuinely nice. I prefer rooms across the street - not my first visit. Housekeeping excellent - always a special touch. Bar well stocked -had my... More 

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Thank merm8
Spearfish, South Dakota
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66 reviews
21 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Poolside rooms with great views. Facility is clean and staff is very friendly. Check in was easy. Lounge was perfect for a late night cocktail. Restaurant and room Service deliveries a great cheeseburger and sweet potato fries. Look forward to another visit next year.

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Thank Bearsuit01
White Bear Lake, Minnesota
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12 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The grounds and poolside rooms were very nice. The grounds are very well kept and the pool area is very comfortable. If it close to Carefree and Cave Creek and we found the shuttle service to be very helpful. I did have some issues with cell phone reception and internet reception in the rooms, so consider this issue. Other than... More 

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Thank Tim T
Seattle, Washington
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24 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed a week at this property. While at first appearance the property appeared "tired" - saggy outdoor cushions, room wall had paint peeling, room door did not seal tightly, etc., . The pool area, grounds, lobby and eating areas are beautiful and very peaceful. What is outstanding out this place, though, is the level of courtesy and kindness of... More 

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Thank Susan M
Martha L, Front Office Manager at Carefree Resort & Conference Center, responded to this review

Hello Susan M, Thank you so much for your review. We are delighted to hear you had an amazing encounter with our staff as they are the heart of our resort. I am also happy to hear you enjoyed the grounds of the resort. I have passed your comments along to our Director of Facilities for further review. We appreciate... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The resort is located in a beautiful area that is quiet and away from the busy city. I spent a week at the resort and found it to be quiet most nights. My balcony overlooked the kitchen dumpsters which was loud when staff were using the area. It rained most days and I found the amount of water on the... More 

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1 Thank Kimberlee M
Martha L, Front Office Manager at Carefree Resort & Conference Center, responded to this review

Hello Kimberlee M, Thank you so much for your review. I want to take this opportunity to apologize for any inconvenience you experienced during your stay with us. I have passed your comments to my Director of Facilities for further review as this is definitely not the standard to which we operate. I am happy to hear you were able... More 

West Chester, PA
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76 reviews
11 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2015

There were several opportunities for significant improvement to our enjoyment: 1. Fix the roof edge drips! Walking from the lobby to our room was an obstacle course dodging the roof drips ( pooled condensation?) and the pools the drips created. The appearance of the water in the pools on the sidewalk wasn;t too appealing either Same issue on our balcony.... More 

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Martha L, Front Office Manager at Carefree Resort & Conference Center, responded to this review

Hello Blizzard1000, Thank you so much for your review. I want to take this opportunity to apologize for any inconvenience you experienced. I have passed you comments to our Housekeeping Manager as well as upper Management for further review as this is definitely not the standard to which we operate. We appreciate you taking the time to provide us with... More 

Naples, Florida
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2015

I love it here. I am stayed here a few times. The restaurant is awesome. I really like the fish specials and the burgers are soooo good. I like to stay in the pool side rooms. Their rooms are huge and comfortable. I had 1 problem and Martha fixed it right away for me. The next day the GM, Candy... More 

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Thank MBULLER
Martha L, Front Office Manager at Carefree Resort & Conference Center, responded to this review

Hello MBULLER, Thank you so much for your review. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your room and you were able to enjoy the specials we have in our restaurant. I am very pleased to hear you had an excellent encounter with all of our staff and I'm happy Martha was able to resolve your problem in a timely... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2015

My family and I stayed at Carefree Resort and Conference Center over the holiday weekend. Everything was perfect for our group -- helpful staff, nice room, fantastic desert landscaping, gorgeous sunsets, fire pit to ward off the evening's chill. The resort was easy to find and even easier to return to each evening after a day of hiking, wandering and/or... More 

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Thank Janet N
Martha L, Front Office Manager at Carefree Resort & Conference Center, responded to this review

Hello Janet Ware N, Thank you so much for your review. We are happy to hear you enjoyed our resort as well as the grounds and desert scenery. I am also glad to hear you had an excellent encounter with our staff as they are the heart of this hotel. We appreciate you taking the time to provide us with... More 

San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2015

My family and I stayed at the resort for the holidays and we could not have been happier with our stay. Everything from check-in to check-out was perfect. Upon arrival one of the managers (Martha) was kind enough to give us a quick tour of their beautiful outside area and restaurant. The staff was very accommodating and the food both... More 

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Thank Flor J
Martha L, Front Office Manager at Carefree Resort & Conference Center, responded to this review

Hello Flor J, Thank you so much for your review. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your room as well as the restaurant we have on site. I am glad to hear you had an excellent encounter with our employees as they are the heart of this resort. We are happy you were able to enjoy our breakfast buffet... More 

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