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Kohl's Ranch Lodge

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ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Could use some updating but overall this is a nice place to stay and in a great setting if you like the mountains. It is far away from any commerce so don't plan on eating out and being entertained. This is for someone who likes to picnic, bring own food along, and hike.

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Århus, Danmark
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We decideret in the morning to drive to a new city. The place where we had our last stay was packed in snow. We had no reservation anywhere because it wasn't planned. We found the sun and looked on the internet for at place. And found this beatyful place. We were lucky to get the last room on the place.... More 

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Indio, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located in the Tonto forest, this secluded little gem was a great way for us to finish our trip. The setting is beautiful, set back off the highway, quiet, secluded. lots of trees. The hotel lobby is huge and has a great lodge feeling. The rooms are nicely decorated, good size and have patios that go out into the pool/garden... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice place,but my room was no better than a budget motel.I stayed a week . food to much $$$ . I never got back my room deposit $100.00 I leafed my room in very good shape.I'll never go back. They are down In a canyon So my phone did not work but no big deal. My last night was bad... More 

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Diamond R, Manager at Kohl's Ranch Lodge, responded to this review

We refund all deposits the same day; however your Banking Establishment determines when these fees are released. Any noise complaint provided to our front desk will be handled swiftly and appropriately. If the noise issue persists, we will do everything possible, including relocation of the guests in question, or if they so choose, those effected by noise issues. We sincerely... More 

Phoenix, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

Took trip to see sights in Payson with extended family in April, and loved our overnight stay at Kohl's Ranch! Peaceful and quiet for the adults, being in the woods next to the creek, and also great for kids as the property was full of families. There was a game room where the kids played ping-pong together as well as... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

The rooms were great with all the little extras that make things nice. We had a two room cottage which was spacious and very comfortable. TV was a little so/so and the internet sucked. The sports amenities were great and the pool, although small, was nice and clean...

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

Year after year we went to this resort. Diamond took over and everything became a chore. You know the layout of the place so you know which rooms are good but they have decided to give you, even though you are paying, whichever area they select. The front desk can no longer answer question, they have become more of the... More 

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Diamond R, Manager at Kohl's Ranch Lodge, responded to this review

Please know whenever possible our front desk and management teams will do everything within their power to assign your room, according to your preference, availability permitting. We have a strict no pets’ policy; however we accommodate our guests who have service animals. Customer satisfaction is something that we take very seriously and would never compromise under any circumstances. We hope... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

We come to Kohl's Ranch every year and rent out the larger cabins on the creek, There are 17 of us and we normally get 3 cabins. It is an amazing area for kids and families. The grassy area has games for everyone and tons of shade. We had some family go horse back riding and they had a blast.... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

Really enjoyed our 3 night stay last week at Kohl's Ranch Lodge. From the moment we arrived we felt very welcome there. This was due to the very friendly and helpful staff from the front desk to the housekeepers. We stayed in a studio which are attached to the main lodge. The room was very nice with small frig, stove,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

The lodge is beautiful and in a beautiful area of Arizona up in the mountains. We had a big family gathering so we had a cabin, lodge, and room. All were clean and nice but the rustic cabin was particularly charming. The rooms are small but we were mostly outside anyway. We mostly barbecued and cooked which worked well with... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
When you first arrive at Kohl's Ranch Lodge in Payson, Arizona you will be sure you have truly cornered a little piece of paradise. The location is what creates this setting, which borders on perfection. Kohl's Ranch Lodge is at the base of the Mogollon Rim and on the banks of Tonto Creek. All of this comes together in the largest Ponderosa Pine Forest in the world. This stunning, off the beaten path section of Arizona's back country was made most famous by author Zane Grey, who stirred up vivid imagery of a striking land throughout his tales of the Old West. Not to mention, the people here are known for their historically famous, western hospitality. You will revel in the casual and friendly atmosphere that makes each stay here an inviting experience that leaves visitors wanting to come back for more. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kohl's Ranch Lodge

Address: 202 S Kohl Ranch Lodge Rd, HC-2, Box 96K (mail), Payson, AZ 85541-2272
Location: United States > Arizona > Payson
Price Range: $81 - $229 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Kohl's Ranch Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 66
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Kohl`s Ranch Hotel Payson
Kohls Hotel Payson
Kohls Ranch Lodge
Kohls Ranch Az
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