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Mission Ranch

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at the ranch, which we do annually for our anniversary. Never disappointed in the accommodations, scenery, amenities or restaurant. The food is always top-notch, but the short rib is a particular favorite! Oh so tender! The lounge is cozy yet vibrant, and if you're lucky you may just catch a glimpse of Clint Eastwood! Can't wait to go... More 

1 Thank Alex B
San Diego, California
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved the traditional architecture and the wonderful location with great views. Our room was immaculate, parking is ample and convenient, grounds are beautiful and staff are cordial. Great breakfast served near tennis courts with choice of indoor or outdoor seating.

1 Thank niobrara66
Henderson, Nevada
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1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I love this hotel for its simplistic elegance. This is our favorite hotel that is a no pool, no resort, not pressure to do anything but enjoy nature, the surrounding seaside and upscale neighborhood. The restaurant dining experience is our all time favorite ever!!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a wonderful dinner at this lovely restaurant and the food and service were superb! The atmosphere was homey with an upscale feeling including the piano bar. The outside eating area is well heated and overlooks the ocean. Awesome place for dinner!

Thank cosmovt
Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

The ranch was beautiful, on the edge of the marsh bordering the ocean in Carmel. We enjoyed our room, the continental breakfast was okay, and the location was great, within walking distance of downtown Carmel. The restaurant at the ranch is a happening place! Food was great, lots of entertainment, the patio overlooking the marsh wonderful.

Thank ryanranch0
Leawood, Kansas
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Reviewed 17 October 2016

Beautiful view, mellow atmosphere, fine dining and drinks, comfortable room make the Mission Ranch our favorite place to stay in quaint Carmel. Sitting on our room's deck watching hummingbirds flitting, sheep grazing, and glorious sunsets over the ocean is a treat for those of us from the Midwest. Easy walk to the Carmel Mission or State Beach, and short drive... More 

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Spokane, Washington
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Reviewed 16 October 2016

This is a beautiful ranch preserved by Clint Eastwood and it was in my bucket list of places to visit. My husband and I did not stay here but we explored this place when we spent some time at the Mission Ranch Restaurant. The place has a charming feel to it, due to the huge and spacious property. The cottages... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Just spent a nice weekend at mission ranch....it could've been perfect if it wasn't for some rowdy guests..... I know the ranch has a policy of no more than 10 in a group but customers seem to have figured a way around this by booking taking tables of 6-8-10 in the restaurant, then walking around / talking over each other,... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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Reviewed 12 October 2016

This ranch is a series of small cottages in front of a pasture where lambs graze. Just beyond the pasture is the ocean. Most rooms have a porch or balcony with wooden rocking chairs outside. There are tennis courts (where a simple self-serve breakfast is offered), a fun bar with a pianist and karaoke on Saturday night, and a nice... More 

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Reviewed 9 October 2016

We have been coming to the Mission Ranch for several years and have always had a nice room, clean, with all amenities. A friendly and helpful on site staff is a plus. This has become more than an annual event and will continue to be our place to stay in Carmel. My honey loves to get our room near the... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
Food & drink at the hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Banquet Room

Additional Information about Mission Ranch

Address: 26270 Dolores St, Carmel, CA 93923-9215
Region: United States > California > Monterey County > Carmel
Price Range: £88 - £232 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 31
Also Known As:
Mission Ranch Carmel California
Hotel Style:
#5 Family Hotel in Carmel
#10 Romantic Hotel in Carmel
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“variety of rooms - review careful to fit your needs.”
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 of 5 bubbles 2310Pasta, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Historic property so rooms and views vary a great deal (we prefer ocean view)”
 of 5 bubbles BillB343, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Get a room over looking the meadow, there are several”
 of 5 bubbles K9725SOjohnh, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All I can say about the rooms is that we stayed in the hay loft and it was all we could have asked and more”
 of 5 bubbles Topher511, 9 Sep 2016 | Read review
“There is an elementary school at the far end of the property so during the school year you might hear children out on the playground.”
 of 5 bubbles luvtotravel903, 4 Sep 2016 | Read review
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