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Vail, Arizona
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Kohl's ranch is an out-of-the-way-place down on the Tonto Creek out of Payson, AZ about 15-20 miles, all by highway. It is a woodsy setting, very quiet, and a relaxing location to get away from it all. We stayed in a deluxe 2 bed room unit ("cabin") with Tonto Creek about 50 feet out our front door and deck, babbling...

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Phoenix Arizona, USA
Reviewed 26 October 2016

We could not stay at this location because a pet is not welcome unless you are a timeshare owner. This information was not provided when the reservation was made through Diamond Resorts. Kohls Ranch directly provided this very disappointing news. Ruined our weekend. Had to scramble for other accomodations. Not fun!

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Diamond R, Manager at Kohl's Ranch Lodge, responded to this review

We have a strict no pets’ policy; however we accommodate our guests who have service animals. We do not discriminate against any guest or their animal. We hope you return for another stay, in the future.

Scottsdale, Arizona
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

We were looking for a place close to home, but far enough that we would be able to enjoy some Fall leaves and hiking. This place was perfect! It has a rustic cabin feel even in the studio rooms, with everything you need. There was a little kitchenette with a stove, oven, sink microwave, refrigerator and everything else including dishes,...

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Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Man what a great place.! We stayed for one night on Monday and only payed 71$. Its in the middle of nowhere and is a perfect place to relax or to reconnect with your loved one/s. They have a "saloon" connected to the resort where you can have breakfast,lunch, or dinner. They have a heated pool, hot tub, playground, volleyball...

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Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Although the location is beautiful and the resort grounds are nice, the rooms are nothing more than a super 8. Broken furniture, dirty carpet, no house keeping during our stay, no clean towels, rude staff, extremely loud voices early morning in the hall by the house keeping closet, and just nothing special about this place at all. The pool is...

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Diamond R, Manager at Kohl's Ranch Lodge, responded to this review

Please know that these issues do not accurately reflect our deep commitment to unparalleled service, and will be amended in short order. We are currently renovating this resort to meet the Diamond standard and appreciate your patience. As we are primarily a Vacation Ownership property, housekeeping services are provided on a weekly basis. A daily housekeeping service is available for...

Scottsdale, Arizona
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We rented 2 studio suites for 3 days and lodge was quiet and peaceful. We had 4 yr old with us and there was lots to do to keep him entertained (even though we were gone most days hiking). They had extensive list of games to check out and anything we needed, the staff was quick to help. The fish...

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Williams, Arizona
Reviewed 12 October 2016

This resort has wonder people, a laid back style, gorgeous views and a relaxing setting. However, the room was less than satisfactory. When I book a diamond resort I am used to certain amenities like dishes, silverware, chairs etc. Although this was a studio style, I have had others and have been very satisfied. Not only was there no kitchenette...

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Scottsdale, Arizona
Reviewed 17 September 2016

This was our first time at Kohl's Ranch! We loved the view from our room and enjoyed setting outside our room. The room was comfortable and loved the refrigerator and microwave in our studio room. What an amazing place! We were there on a Tuesday night so we had lunch in the bar. The pizza was amazing and also the...

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Walpole, Massachusetts
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

My sister purchased a getaway night for my husband and me at the Kohl's Ranch Lodge. This place is adorable. There is so much to do from the lawn games to pool to saloon. It was relaxing and the staff were phenomenal. The rooms are adorable and well-equipped. The food in the saloon was amazing! I recommend the Mediterranean Pizza....

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Marana, Arizona
Reviewed 13 September 2016

My husband and I had a four day trip there. It was wonderful! Relaxing, nobody bothers you. Clean, spacious room. So many exciting things to do. If you get bored it's your own fault. Plenty to do inside and outside.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
When you first arrive at Kohl's Ranch Lodge in Payson, Arizona you will be sure you have truly cornered a little piece of paradise. The location is what creates this setting, which borders on perfection. Kohl's Ranch Lodge is at the base of the Mogollon Rim and on the banks of Tonto Creek. All of this comes together in the largest Ponderosa Pine Forest in the world. This stunning, off the beaten path section of Arizona's back country was made most famous by author Zane Grey, who stirred up vivid imagery of a striking land throughout his tales of the Old West. Not to mention, the people here are known for their historically famous, western hospitality. You will revel in the casual and friendly atmosphere that makes each stay here an inviting experience that leaves visitors wanting to come back for more. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kohl's Ranch Lodge

Address: 202 South Kohl's Ranch Lodge Road, HC-2, Box 96K (mail), Payson, AZ 85541
Region: United States > Arizona > Payson
Price Range: RM290 - RM731 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Kohl's Ranch Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 66
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Kohl`s Ranch Hotel Payson
Kohls Hotel Payson
Kohls Ranch Lodge
Kohls Ranch Az
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“It was off season, so staying off the pool was fine. People in the hot tub were no bother.”
 of 5 bubbles jessicalmayfield2, 19 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The deluxe 2-bedroom has an extra bathroom and probably no mice compared with the regular 2-bedroom cabin.”
 of 5 bubbles BigFishDiveClub, 27 Dec 2016 | Read review
“There are cabins that sleep 6 and smaller ones for couples- something for everyone.”
 of 5 bubbles MerryMary2016, 21 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Get a room not facing the parking lot and check out availability of cabins.”
 of 5 bubbles 638darrenj, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Some reviews mention no amenities in room, these are in the lodge itself like a typical motel room. Rent a 2 bdrm cabins with full kitchen.”
 of 5 bubbles barte47, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
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