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Rancho Valencia

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Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

I questioned if the cost would be worth it before booking the vacation. After the first day if a four night stay celebrating our 20th anniversary I knew it was DEFINITELY worth the cost. Breakfast in bed made the wife happy. Gym and spa access made me happy. This was exactly the type of vacation we wanted. Didn't start the...

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Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 8 August 2016

We spent two nights at Rancho Valencia after a business meeting in San Diego. Everything was wonderful. Our suite was spacious and comfortable. We had lunch at the resort on our first afternoon on a beautiful terrace with a lovely view. The next night we had dinner at their gourmet restaurant and thoroughly enjoyed it. We will definitely go back...

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Recently a group of us went to the Pony Room at Rancho La Valencia. We sat on the deck and enjoyed the bucolic, beautiful setting. Our light meds were terrific. our waitress couldn't have been better. The setting is peaceful and elegant!

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Reviewed 6 August 2016

To cut a long story short, this is about as good as it gets when it comes to US hotels. The hotel is located inland to the North of the San Diego area, with plenty of greenery and beautiful grounds. Rooms are effectively individual bungalows in four different categories - the lower two have a "junior suite" type structure with...

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 3 August 2016

We stayed here for 2 nights, I was expecting a lot and for the most part wasn't disappointed although a few things I think RV should improve on given how they position themselves as one of the best hotels in the world. Rooms are like villas, parking spot out front of each, large bathroom with separate soaking tub, large shower,...

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Thank Maria B
Reviewed 30 July 2016

We loved our stay at Rancho Valencia. Service , rooms, property , Spa pool , food (peet's coffee for breakfast ...) ...all 5 star. Beware ;At friday and saturday the main restaurant is very busy , be sure to book a table in advance. Thanks , enjoyed a lot !

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Wilmington, Delaware
Reviewed 27 July 2016

My husband and I enjoyed five wonderful days at Rancho Valencia. We played tennis daily. No other resort offers a tennis concierge as good as RV. Marie will find friendly players at your skill level for social games, and clinics are top notch. The food at the resort was so good we canceled dinner plans elsewhere to stay on site...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 21 July 2016

Lush landscaped grounds, bungalow room layout, first class tennis, and terrific dining options. The rooms are large and well appointed - steam shower, toto nearest toilets, Waterworks. The beds are comfortable, private patios - some with hot tubs and views. Service is always friendly and helpful. Two pools, one for kids and one serene adult pool. A great gym with...

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Hermosa Beach, CA
Reviewed 13 July 2016

This is our second time at The Valencia Resort. What can we say, beautiful grounds, very lush and very inviting to feel relaxed. The Staff in every department , Valet, Reception, Housekeeping , and both restaurants ( I’ll expand on this under the restaurants review page for each Veladora and The Pony Room )all Great, Friendly, Professional, and We have...

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Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

Words can't do this place justice. Perfect in every single respect. What a treasure! Go, you won't be sorry for a single minute. Truly beautiful and special. They have thought of everything to make you feel at home, grounds are gorgeous and food, service and rooms heaven perfection. If I could go back next week I would!

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Veladora
Veladora
Cuisines: American, Contemporary
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Accessible rooms
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  • Minibar
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
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  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Tucked away on 45 lush acres in Rancho Santa Fe, California, the timeless Rancho Valencia is a Mediterranean sanctuary far from the ordinary, combining gracious hospitality and inspired luxury. An all-suite Relais & Châteaux property hand-selected by U.S. News & World Report the #1 resort in California (2017) this world-class destination offers 49 luxuriously appointed casitas with private patios, stunning three bedroom villas, rejuvenating spa treatments, a wellness-oriented fitness program, two distinctive restaurants, a world-renowned tennis program and more. In recent years, Rancho Valencia has been honored with the AAA Five Diamond Award (2017, 2016, 2015), the Forbes Five-Star Award (2017, 2016, 2015), and has enjoyed placement on the Condé Nast Traveler Gold List (2015). The resort has also received the Condé Nast Traveler Readers' Choice Award twice (2016, 2015) as well as multiple Travel + Leisure World's Best Awards (2016) including #1 in Southern California and #15 in the United States. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rancho Valencia

Address: 5921 Valencia Cir, Rancho Santa Fe, CA 92067-9520
Region: United States > California > Rancho Santa Fe
Price Range: ₹ 38,852 - ₹ 97,002 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Rancho Valencia 5*
Number of rooms: 49
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Rancho Valencia, An Auberge Hotel Rancho Santa Fe
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“Some rooms have a little bit of a view of the overall canyon but the view is not the big draw here. Maybe get a room on the far north side.”
mark232016, 6 Apr 2017 | Read review
“I think all the rooms will be fabulous! Some rooms are closer to the pool which might be a negative, but the property is very quiet!”
jenniferpG7264LQ, 29 Mar 2017 | Read review
“If offered an upgrade for a nominal price be sure to accept.”
234pierces, 28 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in the least expensive room...still stunning!”
explorer031, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Each room is an oasis. Size is the major difference”
fangless, 15 Mar 2017 | Read review
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