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Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly resort with 2 restaurants and 3 outdoor pools

AARP Travel Center Insiders' Select Winner 2015

Popular property highlights

Free parking
Pets allowed
Free WiFi
Restaurant
Swimming pools

Location

This family-friendly Carmel resort is located in the mountains, 2.7 mi (4.4 km) from Garland Ranch Regional Park, and within 12 mi (20 km) of Carmel Beach and Point Lobos State Reserve. Monterey Bay Aquarium and Laguna Seca Golf Club Ranch are also within 16 mi (25 km).

Resort Features

Along with 2 restaurants, this smoke-free resort has 3 outdoor pools and a full-service spa. Free WiFi in public areas and free valet parking are also provided. Other amenities include a golf course, a fitness center, and a bar/lounge.

Room Amenities

All 181 rooms boast fireplaces and offer free WiFi and patios. IPod docks and refrigerators are standard, as are flat-screen TVs with cable channels.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Carmel Valley Ranch features a full-service spa, a golf course, 3 outdoor swimming pools, and 2 spa tubs. Dining is available at one of the resort's 2 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the resort's bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access.

A 24-hour business center is on site at this 4-star property. This family-friendly resort also offers a children's pool, a fitness center, and a steam room. Complimentary self parking and valet parking are available on site.

Carmel Valley Ranch is a smoke-free property.

  • Library 
  • Picnic area 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 3 
  • Number of spa tubs - 2 
  • Elevator 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Express check-out 
  • Free self parking 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free valet parking 
  • Terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Concierge services 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Outdoor tennis courts - 8 
  • Total number of rooms - 181 
  • Number of floors - 1 
  • Golf course on site 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Conference space 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Steam room 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Children's club (surcharge) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Children's pool 
  • RV, bus, truck parking 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Ballroom 
  • Banquet hall 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Wedding services 
  • Garden 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Children's pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Outdoor tennis courts  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Playground on site  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave (on request)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese
  • French
  • German
  • Spanish

Parking

Free self parking, Free valet parking, RV, bus, truck parking

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Fireplace 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Patio 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Microwave (on request) 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Turndown service 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Number of bathrooms -  
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Desk 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • HDTV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • iPod docking station 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Room service (limited hours) 

Where to Eat

Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7:00 AM and 11:00 AM.

Valley Kitchen - This restaurant specializes in local cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and light fare. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

River Ranch Cafe - This café serves lunch and dinner. A children's menu is available. Open daily.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

3 outdoor swimming pools and 2 spa tubs are on site. In addition to a children's pool, other recreational amenities include a golf course, outdoor tennis courts, a steam room, and a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golf driving range on site 
  • Golf lessons on site 
  • Golfing on site 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails on site 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Tennis lessons on site 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Mountain biking on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 
  • Pilates classes on site 
  • Playground on site 
  • Fitness classes on site 
  • Basketball on site 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 

Spa Services

Spa Aiyana has 11 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include facials, body wraps, body scrubs, and body treatments. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and hydrotherapy.

  • Number of treatment rooms 11 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Massages 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.

  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • Wheelchair accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Assistive listening devices available 
  • Braille or raised signage 
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations) 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Check-in time ends at 1 AM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 40.0 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 150.00 per pet, per stay
  • Dogs only
  • 2 per room

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
Debit cards not accepted
Number of children who can stay free - 2

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Resort fee: USD 49.73 per accommodation, per night
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 15 and USD 30 for adults, USD 6 and USD 20 for children (approximately)
  • Pet fee: USD 150.00 per pet, per stay
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 40.0 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Carmel Valley Ranch
  • Carmel Valley Ranch Hotel
  • Ranch Carmel Valley
  • Carmel Valley Hotel
  • Carmel Valley Ranch Hotel Carmel
  • Carmel Valley Resort
  • Carmel Valley Ranch Resort
  • Carmel Valley Ranch Resort
  • Carmel Valley Ranch Carmel
  • Carmel Valley Ranch Resort Carmel

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.


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