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Mountain Retreat Resort, a VRI resort

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Reviewed 16 November 2016

The 2 bedroom, 2 1/2 bath unit was very spacious and clean. Being in the woods was wonderful and we lucked out with great weather! The surrounding area offers many activities - we explored caverns and Big Trees State Park. Mainly we spent time just...More

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Response from GPR S, Guest Relations Manager at Mountain Retreat Resort, a VRI resortResponded 22 November 2016

Thank you, Addie1995, for reaching out to us. Hurry back...we’re certainly expecting you!

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Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Very clean. Everything worked. And the staff was very very friendly. We've already talked about going back. We had dinner at Sequoia words. The food was great, the service was just OK at best. Took a long time to get our food and waitress/waiter would...More

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Response from GPR S, Manager at Mountain Retreat Resort, a VRI resortResponded 17 November 2016

Thank you for staying with us and sharing your feedback. It truly sounds like you had a wonderful vacation with us. Please note that the Sequioa Woods restaurant is not affiliated with Mountain Retreat Resort. We hope to see you here again for your next...More

Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

I cannot say enough good things about this spot. I have been doing timeshare exchanging for 20 years and this is the nicest staff I have ever encountered. Very helpful and accommodating. Some other reviews call the decor dated- honesty it is not dated it...More

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Response from GPR S, Manager at Mountain Retreat Resort, a VRI resortResponded 16 November 2016

Hello indianatones. Thank you for taking the time to write in such detail about your visit. We're so grateful for your kind words about our amazing and hardworking team. You can't go wrong with fluffy towels! We do hope that you will return soon.

Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

Wonderful family resort with large units, fully equipped kitchens, and fireplace. The resort has an indoor pool, hot tub, pool table, etc. Close to Calaveras Big Trees and Bear Valley Ski Resort and golf. Grocery Store and restaurants are nearby. You will need a car...More

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Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Great location to enjoy the outdoors with friends or family. Near Big Tree State park, wine tasting in Murphy & a 2.5 hours away from Yosemite 👍. Nice area to just relax. Our unit could sleep 8. We had 5 it was perfect. 2 bedroom,2.5...More

Thank Elizabeth H
Response from GPR S, Manager at Mountain Retreat Resort, a VRI resortResponded 8 November 2016

Hello Liz. Thank you for taking the time to share feedback regarding your recent stay at our resort! It's fantastic to read that you enjoyed our stunning location. We love it here! From everyone here at Mountain Retreat Resort, we hope to see you again...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Business Centre with Internet Access
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Self-Serve Laundry
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Golf Course
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US$ 249 - US$ 379 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$ 249 - US$ 379 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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31 May 2016|
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Response from Audi_Chris | Reviewed this property |
Hi. No bar on site, but, there is a lovely bar across the road at the golf club.
28 April 2016|
Response from J L | Reviewed this property |
No, every unit does not have an individual BBQ, but every unit has access to use the five large stainless steel propane grills that are conveniently located within the complex. Also, they provide quality BBQ utensils for... More
27 April 2016|
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Response from Ken L | Reviewed this property |
The clubhouse is ADA compliant but the residential units are all multi storey with the bedrooms on one level and the living space on another. They do have hideabeds in the couches and there is a half baths on the main floor.
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"Our unit was kind of dark because we were not getting a lot of the sun. Some units must be better situated..."
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