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Carmel Valley Ranch

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Stunning and relaxing, our elegant Carmel Valley resort is abundant with the natural beauty of Northern California, offering intuitive service and memorable experiences in a striking venue. Savor incomparable comfort, breathtaking vistas, and a delightful array of activities at Carmel Valley Ranch.
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Property amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room Service
Wheelchair Access
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Shuttle Bus Service
Spa
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Hot Tub
Golf course
Tennis Court
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Non-Smoking Hotel
Heated pool
Adult pool
Outdoor pool
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Mountain View
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Monterey Peninsula Airport8 km
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I stayed here for three nights mid-week with my dog in an effort to avoid the worst of the construction noise in my house. I had an end unit in the Bluff Suites (374), and it was divine. Loved the fireplace, as well as the...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank WendySFO
Response from CVRManager, Managing Director at Carmel Valley RanchResponded yesterday

Dear Wendy, Thank you for choosing Carmel Valley Ranch for your three-night stay! We are so glad to hear you enjoyed your Bluff suite. I am happy your dog was able to accompany you and we hope to see you again in the future. Warm...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

Just returned from a relaxing break at the lovely Carmel Valley Ranch! Breathtaking views.. even when it rains :) Our room in the Bluff Suites area was fantastic.. large space, comfy bed and huge bathroom. Our 8 year old girl loved the tub on the...More

Date of stay: April 2018
5  Thank weemaisiemae
Response from CVRManager, Managing Director at Carmel Valley RanchResponded 12 April 2018

Dear Weemaisiemae, Thank you for choosing Carmel Valley Ranch for your relaxing break. We appreciate your thoughtful review of the Bluff Suites. We are happy your daughter enjoyed the soaking tub and s'mores after dinner. Going above and beyond is a value we hold close...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I was staying elsewhere in the valley but took 3 one hour tennis lessons from Ben and Chris at Carmel Valley Ranch. I highly recommend it. I can definitely say I will return home a better player. Each lesson focused on specific goals and I...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Alex987321
Response from CVRManager, Managing Director at Carmel Valley RanchResponded yesterday

Dear Alex, Thank you for choosing Carmel Valley Ranch for your tennis lesson. I will be sure to thank Denise, Ben and Chris for their exceptional service. We look forward to your next visit! Warm regards, Giuseppe Lama Managing Director Carmel Valley Ranch

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at Carmel Valley Ranch for two nights in a hilltop garland suite. We checked out after two nights and moved to Bernardus Lodge which was actually a cost to us. But this doesn’t mean we don’t think the Ranch has some good qualities....More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank travelkat2570
Response from CVRManager, Managing Director at Carmel Valley RanchResponded yesterday

Dear travelkat2570, Thank you for choosing Carmel Valley Ranch and for leaving a thoughtful review. We appreciate your feedback and detail. I will be sure to discuss this feedback with my team in the near future. Warm regards, Giuseppe Lama Managing Director Carmel Valley Ranch

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice facilities. Not enough lighting in the living room and many light bulbs were out. Room service was quality. Bed was comfortable.The shuttle service was a great bonus. Please think about microwaves in the suites!More

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Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Debfife1
Response from CVRManager, Managing Director at Carmel Valley RanchResponded 1 week ago

Dear Debfife1, Thank you for choosing Carmel Valley Ranch for your visit. We appreciate you taking the time out of your day to leave a review of our 500-acre playground. Thank you for your feedback about microwaves in the suites. We hope that you will...More

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Cele C
19 July 2018|
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Hi Cele, If you call us at 1.855.OUR.RANCH we would be happy to talk through your options. We hope you and your family stays safe during this challenging time. Carmel Valley Ranch is dedicated to providing service that... More
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moshioju
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Response from 732JimM732 | Reviewed this property |
We didn’t have a chance to see the st Lucia room. Our accommodations were lovely. Very private and our balcony that had a tub on it was perfect. Our view was obscured by trees which is what we were looking for. The views... More
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Robert M
21 February 2018|
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Response from 732JimM732 | Reviewed this property |
We were there on October 27, 2017 for a few days our first visit and the property was in tip top shape.
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Room Tips
"Bluff Suites are up high above the main lodge. End unit was perfectly quite, even though it was a lower unit."
WendySFO
5 days ago
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"I love the 200's and always request a top floor, there is also a bluff section at the top of the..."
cheryllQ3066QM
1 Nov 2018
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"All rooms and locations are great."
sangiovese1
30 Oct 2018
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"We stayed in the Bluffs which is up the hill from the main complex but loved the balcony and the fireplaces."
Y241JSbobc
20 Oct 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$328 - US$824 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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NUMBER OF ROOMS
181
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