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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

My wife & I our new born and family dog spent four nights at the RV last week. What a special place. A must experience. Dined in all the outlets and enjoyed many of the services & amenities offered. Great time ! Odd though that no effort is made to solicit guest feedback post departure though ? Not a great...

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Newport Beach, California
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed at RV and never wanted to leave! Absolutely loved this hotel and everything about it. The bungalows are amazing, we had an Olive Grove suite, it was 1000sqft and with a whirlpool on the patio. The patio was massive, we upgraded to this one because the hubby wanted to lounge in his private jacuzzi, it was worth every cent...

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Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

From the check in, to the amenities, the bed, bathroom, private courtyard, turn down service, etc....everything single detail about this property is bang on. The price is steep, but the quality is absolutely there in every way. No detail is overlooked, and dinner at Veladora is nothing short of a gustatory epiphany. If you splurge just once for that special...

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Santa Rosa, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

From the moment you arrive at the entry gate, you know you're at a special place. The service from start to finish is impeccable. They do not miss a beat. The room I was in was lovely. The most comfortable bed with utterly perfect linens that I've ever experienced. Incredibly sexy bathroom. The in-room amenities are lovely. Really though, the...

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New York City
Reviewed 1 week ago

The setting is wonderful, the suites are terrific, the tennis instruction was excellent, the food was good. Issues we had: A wakeup call at 6 am that we didn't ask for; hot water took a long time to reach the room, late housekeeping to clean the room. We'd still go back as the setting is really special.

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Four of us went to this lovely restaurant during restaurant week. We showed up early for our 7:00 reservation and enjoyed the lively bar scene and the delicious martini(me) and wine ( my husband and other husband). Although it took quite a long time to be seated in the elegant dining room, we all enjoyed the festive atmosphere of this...

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Ascot, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A hotel, in my view is a combination of location, facilities and, of course, the people who work there. Rancho Valencia is that rare place that excels in each category. I came for a solo week of tennis, relaxation and some sightseeing. RV deserves its place as the number 1 destination for tennis. The facilities are excellent and the coaches...

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Austin, Texas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here a few days ago...and WOW...the staff go above and beyond. The physical property is charming, immaculate, romantic, quiet, pristine, beautiful gardens. Our room had a toilet in it that retails for about $5,000 dollars....ha!! Lovely fireplaces everywhere and the BEST margaritas made by the fabulous bartenders in the pony room. The greeters at the security gate were so...

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Boston
Reviewed 20 January 2017

I can see Rancho Valencia as my go-to resort on West Coast now. This Relais & Chateaux is like a perfect oasis right outside of downtown San Diego. Highlights on my trip: *Service: was greeted by name upon arrival and throughout my stay. I brought my puppy baby girl with me and the staffs are very accommodating which I highly...

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Birmingham, Michigan
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

We decided to make this wonderful small resort our base of operations to see the San Diego area and we were blown away. We went to the other Five Diamond resort in the area first and decided to checkout based on the extra distance and fragrance in the hotel that agitated my wife's allergies. AMEX made the reservations and RV...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Veladora
Veladora
Cuisines: American, Contemporary
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Rancho Valencia

Address: 5921 Valencia Circle, Rancho Santa Fe, CA 92067
Region: United States > California > Rancho Santa Fe
Price Range: €578 - €1,507 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Rancho Valencia 5*
Number of rooms: 49
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“all rooms appear to be nice with private patios”
  • Talk about a patio! with lounge chairs and table with chairs for dining
  • Love love love this room and cozy bed!
 of 5 bubbles shingoy101, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Olive grove rooms have an outdoor jacuzzi and automated toilet...otherwise no difference between Agave rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles O5134FSstephanies, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Enjoy yourself, the suites are amazing.”
 of 5 bubbles I3961PJamyb, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Upgrade to the suite. If you're playing lots of tennis, you'll need the spa to relax at the end of the day!”
 of 5 bubbles CourtneyHC, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If you can swing it, get a Valencia Suite, which has a private outdoor jacuzzi.”
 of 5 bubbles sandlerj, 26 Jul 2016 | Read review
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