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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I recently spent two nights at the Bernardus Lodge and Spa. I had a lovely room overlooking the pool. The accomodations are spectacular with no detail being overlooked. The peaceful, serene grounds leave you wanting to book your next trip before you leave. The staff is exceptional as they go out of their way for every guest. Take time to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed with my wife for two nights in a superb room overlooking the pool. The spa facilities at this hotel are excellent, the staff are fried, and when we went there the whole place had a calm feel to it. I love the fact they have a bowls and croquet lawn. The food in the restaurant was also of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've never stayed in a more beautiful room! We were fortunate to stay in a newly renovated villa and it blew our minds . Every detail has been thought of and accounted for including a gorgeous outdoor shower . The bathroom is bigger then most hotel rooms that I usually stay in. THe property is one of the most tranquil... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nothing left to be desired. A beautiful charming hotel with the right balance of modernity and charm. The food is delicious, service is warm and friendly, the hotel is clean and well appointed. Get a room at the back of the resort with a fireplace, you won't regret it. They make you feel right at home with the fully stocked... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location to explore Carmel and Big Sur. I'm late writing the review--stayed there last year. We chose the Lodge because it was dog friendly and was "out of the way" The room was very comfortable and they provided a bottle of their own wine which was nice. They came up short on supplying bathroom products--bring your own. You get... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bernardus was the highlight of our Hwy 1 road trip this summer. It's a glorious location in Carmel Valley, 15 minutes from the sea. We lucked out on the location because the coastal fog was especially thick during our time in the area but it was sunny and warm inland. It's a beautiful, well-designed property with spacious rooms and lots... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After a windy road all the way from San Francisco, we were pleasantly suprised to enter the stunning views of the Carmel Valley. Bernardus is an excellent oasis in the middle of these surroundings. The Hotel is well located, about 10-15 mins straight drive to Carmel and Monterey. Nice grounds, a good swimming pool, and an indoor bar and restaurant.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Perfect place to relax and enjoy the weather! Superb service, ideal accomodations, delicious food and beautiful surroundings! Cannot wait to return! The succulents are amazing to look at on the grounds.

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SeanDamery, General Manager at Bernardus Lodge & Spa, responded to this review

Dear lynnloewy, I couldn't agree more Carmel Valley is "ideal vacation spot". Thank you so much for choosing to stay at Bernardus Lodge & Spa and for highlighting your favorite amenities. We are equally looking forward to your return. Carmel Valley sunshine awaits. Regards, Sean Damery Vice President and General Manager More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I took my family for 1 night at the end of our California/Hawaii vacation on route back to San Francisco airport. What a wonderful place! Everything was so easy from the valet parking when we first arrived to the check-in, the bar, the restaurant - just perfect! The rooms are large and very comfortable with free wine from the vineyard,... More 

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SeanDamery, General Manager at Bernardus Lodge & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Terry H, Thank you for your review of our resort, and for scoring us 10 out of 10! I'm delighted you discovered our gem nestled in the hills of Carmel Valley wine country. You touched on some of our attributes which I believe make us exceptional: our luxurious guest rooms, picturesque property, attentive staff, and world-class cuisine - as... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed at Bernardus during a girls getaway weekend. The hotel and grounds are lovely, although we weren't able to enjoy outdoor activities because of the huge fire that is currently burning. The air is smokey and ash covered the cars and outside furniture. The rooms are very spacious and well appointed. We each had facials and mine was excellent,... More 

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Dear notloy, Thank you so much for choosing Bernardus for your girls getaway and for taking the time to share your feedback with us. Outdoor activities abound in Carmel Valley and I'm so sorry that your stay was impacted by the Soberanes fire in Big Sur. It has been a tragic situation for the community of Big Sur who has... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
Services
  • Room Service
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Majestic, pastoral and artistic, there's no place like Carmel Valley. And there's no better way to tap into the small-town charms than at Bernardus Lodge & Spa-an indulgent 28-acre escape. Tucked away among rolling vineyards and gardens, Bernardus invites you to savor the intimacy of a boutique resort with an epicurean spirit and a soothing soul. Retreat to the warmth of an old friend's rustic-chic ranch estate, where high-touch service welcomes you home. Here's your chance to unplug, unwind and savor time well spent, whether it's pursuing a new interest or perfecting the art of basking in the warm Carmel Valley sun. Stroll our organic chef's garden and watch a true garden-to-table experience. Grab a gourmet basket and find a picnic-perfect spot with your partner. Share a glass of Pinot. Dabble in Carmel Valley's endless pursuits, all curated by our local staff for the ultimate insider's experience. Then sink into the cozy furnishings of a redesigned guestroom open to the outdoors. Relax, reflect, rejuvenate and breathe deep. Bernardus captures the magic of Carmel-and the memories that matter most. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bernardus Lodge & Spa

Address: 415 W Carmel Valley Rd, Carmel Valley, CA 93924-9417
Location: United States > California > Carmel Valley
Price Range: $389 - $866 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Bernardus Lodge & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 57
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Bernardus Hotel Carmel Valley
Bernardus Carmel Lodge Valley
Bernardus Lodge
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