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Hidden gem in downtown Carefree

One of the most beautiful gardens and places to walk and enjoy the outdoors. Places to sit and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Barb H
via mobile
Great breakfast joint

This place does a great breakfast, good selection of options. Full menu for adults and kids... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
gail092873
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Orland Park, Illinois
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  • Poor6%
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E Sundial Cir, Carefree, AZ
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the most beautiful gardens and places to walk and enjoy the outdoors. Places to sit and enjoy the views and amazing cactus. Playground for kids and splash pad when the weather is good. “Little Library” available to take books out!! Good restaurants surrounding...More

Thank Barb H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place does a great breakfast, good selection of options. Full menu for adults and kids, casual place to eat

Thank gail092873
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My favorite spot in.carefree. This is a quaint little plaza. This is a place to find beautiful desert park. The Christmas decorations are gorgeous. The little town knows how to make you feel special each season of the year. I love Christmas here the most...More

1  Thank marilyn733
Reviewed 16 November 2017

It would appear that the previous reviewer did not appreciate the "adult " content of some of the displays. On the other hand, I thought that most of the situations displayed were very clever and well thought out. The little gourd chicks were hilarious. I...More

Thank Bob L
Reviewed 31 October 2017

We visited the downtown blocks-long plaza in Carefree to see the giant sundial. Over the Halloween season, Oct 20-29, 2017, the 3rd annual Enchanted Pumpkin Garden featured 8-10 dioramas with pumpkins carved and arranged by artist Ray Villafane. Generally very clever, with funny situations and...More

Thank ah4968
Reviewed 24 October 2017

A small yet quaint place to visit for children and adults. It is especially a nice place when there are events such as wine and art shows, Farmer's Market and holiday events. Visit galleries, English Tea Room, restaurants and shops or take the children to...More

Thank Victoria P
Reviewed 12 October 2017

I stayed at the Carefree Resort and rented a car, to check out the sites. I was a little disappointed to see the sundial and local shops. It looked like a ghost town; not many people or much of anything to look at. The sundial...More

Thank SandraT272
Reviewed 16 August 2017

It would be easy to miss this oasis if you didn't watch for the portals on Tom Darlington (a continuation of Scottsdale Rd.) and another one on Cave Creek Road, but when you spot those roundabouts, turn in! The gecko slide is across from the...More

Thank EscaladeEscapades
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Pretty cool to find a huge sundial as a historical landmark in the center of a small and lazy desert town. A drive through the authentic western towns of Carefree and Cave Creek was nice for a sightseeing afternoon.

Thank turquoise-starfish
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Carefree is the sort of place that just makes you smile....the sundial and town center area is beyond charming. Water fall, strolling, lizard playground, delicious little dining options and for smiles sake.....English High tea...... Farmers market is there on weekends and the place just calls...More

Thank Nancy M
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