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Ranch at Live Oak Malibu

12220 Cotharin Rd, Malibu, CA 90265-2146 See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Fitness centre
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Reviewed 15 August 2018

I found out I was going on this 7 day trip about 12 hours from the check-in time. I flew in that night and stayed at the Fairmont Miramar that shares an exclusive program that runs out of this hotel and the Four Seasons. In...More

Date of stay: August 2018
2  Thank KodiakEd
Reviewed 25 June 2017

My fiancé and I just went to the Ranch June 11-17. We had ordered the Ranch Daily meals previously and LOVED the food. We were so disappointed when they discontinued that we decided lets go for the week and see what its all about. Let...More

Date of stay: June 2017
7  Thank miamiideas
Reviewed 15 September 2016

This is my 4th Ranch experience. While I had another nice week, I do feel like it is getting too expensive to return, especially when there are other options that are very similar. Yes, it NEAR Malibu but really $7000 for one week is just...More

Date of stay: April 2016
7  Thank Carync6
Response from Alex G, General Manager at Ranch at Live Oak MalibuResponded 19 September 2016

We genuinely appreciate your feedback and your patronage over the last several years. We also appreciate the time you have put into this review and your two previous reviews of The Ranch Malibu and The Ranch 4.0 and are glad that you love the overall...More

Reviewed 12 June 2016

The Ranch describes itself as a "luxury bootcamp", which sounded appealing. Unfortunately the only luxury was the price. The rooms are very simple, amenities practically non-existent. Food is very good, but served by a military-style chef. So don't even consider questioning, just eat and stay...More

Date of stay: February 2016
16  Thank Eaglerays
Response from Alex G, Director of Operations at Ranch at Live Oak MalibuResponded 16 June 2016

Dear Ranch Guest, Thank you for spending the week with us and providing feedback on your overall experience. We recognize that we are not your typical “luxury” vacation. Guests come to The Ranch for the results-driven program we offer. While the 200 acres that the...More

Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

Today I am beyond grateful that I had the opportunity to visit this beautiful Ranch in Malibu as it was such a humbling experience. To be connected to nature and hiking for miles in these trails reminded me that this life has a deeper meaning...More

Date of stay: April 2016
3  Thank Sepideh E
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The Ranch Malibu and The Ranch 4.0 are two acclaimed, results-oriented, fitness and wellness destinations that feature a no-options program designed to recalibrate the mind and body. An intense daily More fitness schedule, paired with a highly structured vegan diet delivers sustainable results, providing guests with the skills, discipline and practice to make lasting changes. In an intimate setting with just 18 guests each session, the day begins at 5:30 a.m. for morning stretches, breakfast and then a four- to five-hour hike through the Santa Monica Mountains. After lunch, enjoy a nap before an active afternoon filled with core and ab work, weight training sessions, a daily massage, and evening yoga followed by dinner. After an invigorating daily schedule retreat to one of 18 private cottages, each beautifully decorated with rustic, yet refined interiors to calm the mind, return to nature and allow you to focus on your health, fitness, nutrition and wellness goals. Whether you opt for our signature seven day program at The Ranch Malibu or our 4-day version at The Ranch 4.0 at Four Seasons Westlake Village, expect to shed unwanted pounds, lose inches, improve mental clarity and detoxify the body! Less
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Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Barbara K
22 March 2015|
Response from Alex G | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. We don't cross any bridges or water so you won't need to worry about that. Our hikes can go up to an 18 degree incline but they are not too narrow. If you have any questions, please feel free to... More
27 July 2014|
Response from Alex G | Property representative |
I am sorry for the delayed response. A typical day at The Ranch is as follows: Each morning, guests awaken at 5:30 a.m. for morning stretches, followed by a four- to five-hour group hike winding through the Santa Monica... More
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"They assign you your room there is no choice."
25 Jun 2017
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"rooms are assigned, no way to choose"
12 Jun 2016
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"The rooms are all the same."
28 Dec 2015
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"All the rooms are the same, I believe. They're what I like to call "rustic luxurious.""
16 Nov 2013
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