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Westgate River Ranch Resort & Rodeo

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Miami Shores, Florida
Reviewed 17 April 2017

My family of four stayed two nights. We have a 3 and 10 year old. Pro: 1. Very clean rooms: we stayed in the deluxe lodge suite 2. Smokehouse Grill had great food 3. Beautiful, well kept grounds 4. Animals were well taken care of 5. Fun line-dancing in the Saloon (only on Friday nights - Saloon is only open...

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WestgateGuestRels, Guest Relations Manager at Westgate River Ranch Resort & Rodeo, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your feedback with us. We certainly do our best to ensure our guests’ overall satisfaction. We know how many choices you have when staying in this city and we are glad you chose our facility. We always try to provide our guests with a valuable stay and we will share your comments with our team to...

Jacksonville Beach, Florida
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

I'll start with the positives... beautiful grounds, fun airboat ride & very clean rooms! We enjoyed riding the bikes around however getting the bikes was a fiasco &'took forever! Now let's talk customer service...they need some serious help absolutely no personalities, not helpful & given the impression they didn't want to be there. They definitely were not prepared for Spring...

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WestgateGuestRels, Guest Relations Manager at Westgate River Ranch Resort & Rodeo, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience with us. It is only through feedback such as yours that we are able to maintain and indeed, where necessary, improve upon the service that we provide to our valued guests. As we continue to work on restorations and enhancements we hope you will continue to visit and provide your feedback. We thank you...

North Port, Florida
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

I have always wanted to get my husband (who is from the city) to go camping to no avail. This was the best compromise we could both think of. It has the feel of camping but all of the luxuries of being at a resort. We went with another couple and their children. We had a great time! We roasted...

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WestgateGuestRels, Guest Relations Manager at Westgate River Ranch Resort & Rodeo, responded to this review

Thank you so much for sharing your feedback with us. We are thrilled to know that you enjoyed so many aspects of your vacation with us. We do hope that you allow us another chance to fully exceed your expectations again in the future. Luna

Jacksonville, Florida
Reviewed 1 April 2017

On the positive side, the ranch is a good concept and there is plenty to do for both young and old. The most positive things were the rodeo and horse back riding. On the negative side, the deluxe room we had (larger more costly room) did not have any type of lounge chair to sit it. The room had a...

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WestgateGuestRels, Guest Relations Manager at Westgate River Ranch Resort & Rodeo, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to complete a review of our resort. While we strive to deliver every guest with an enjoyable experience during their vacation with us, we appear not to have met our goal during your stay. We will use your feedback to continue to improve our services and guest satisfaction. Your comments have been shared with...

Miami, Florida
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

There is sooo much Westgate River Ranch Resort offers!!!! We came tent camping with our Girl Scout troop last week and absolutely fell in love with this place. Rodeo, adventure park (zip lining, mini golf, mechanical bull, rock wall climbing), horse and pony rides, fishing, petting zoo, pool, archery and skeet shooting, swamp buggy and airboat rides on Kissimmee River,...

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WestgateGuestRels, Guest Relations Manager at Westgate River Ranch Resort & Rodeo, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are thrilled to know that you enjoyed a wonderful vacation at our resort and that you were able to take advantage of our awesome resort amenities and activities. We certainly hope to see you and your family back again soon. Luna

Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
Reviewed 31 March 2017

The staff was very eager to help in everyway. I took the family for a birthday weekend. When I spoke to the front desk they helped with the rodeo and got me in touch with catering to have a surprise cake in the room waiting. The rodeo is a must see along with the petting zoo. Took the family trap...

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WestgateGuestRels, Guest Relations Manager at Westgate River Ranch Resort & Rodeo, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your stay. We appreciate you taking the time to acknowledge the service provided to you by members of our staff. Ensuring guests’ satisfaction is our mission and it is rewarding to hear when we are achieving that goal. We hope when you visit the area again you will give...

Orlando, Florida
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

We did glamping at the ranch, which was very neat and we would certainly do it again. We had a lot of fun, but I couldn't give this place 5 stars because I feel like they can do better. The people were all very nice, but they were under staffed. Most of the activities were not staffed or open during...

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WestgateGuestRels, Guest Relations Manager at Westgate River Ranch Resort & Rodeo, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your feedback with us. We certainly do our best to ensure our guests’ overall satisfaction. We know how many choices you have when staying in this city and we are glad you chose our facility. We always try to provide our guests with a valuable stay and we will share your comments with our team to...

Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

This place is awesome. We have been going here for 3 years. There is so much to do. Horseback riding, swamp buggy and air boat rides, golf and mini golf, fishing, rodeo, skeet and trap shooting, archery, petting zoo, zip lining, mechanical bull, rock wall, saloon, DJ outside, hay ride, etc. Fun for the whole family.

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WestgateGuestRels, Guest Relations Manager at Westgate River Ranch Resort & Rodeo, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your review with us. We are glad to know that you enjoyed a wonderful visit to our resort and that you were able to take advantage of many of our resort amenities and activities. It is always a pleasure to exceed our guests' expectations. We hope to have another chance to have you vacation with us...

Delray Beach, Florida
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Thank you Ms. Jodi Duncan! My family had a wonderful visit to Westgate, and you were very much a part of the great experience! From The Saddle Club Cabin overlooking the bison(buffalos?) to the golf cart rental assistance, our stay was perfect! The cabin was clean, comfortable, and spacious! Loved the property and the activities! Line dancing was great and...

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WestgateGuestRels, Guest Relations Manager at Westgate River Ranch Resort & Rodeo, responded to this review

Thank you for a fantastic review! We are excited that you had an excellent time at Westgate River Ranch and that our staff member Jodi Duncan was a part of that great experience. It also thrills us to learn you enjoyed all of the wonderful activities, like line dancing and the rodeo! We look forward to many more future stays...

Lakeland, Florida
Reviewed 14 March 2017

The family spent 2 nights at the River Ranch. Many activities for all from small children and teenagers. Very comfortable priced. Great place for a weekend get away. Horse back riding-skeet shooting-air boat rides-swamp buggy rides and a rodeo every Saturday night. Just a nice place to visit with the family-lots of laughs and able to do events together.

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WestgateGuestRels, Guest Relations Manager at Westgate River Ranch Resort & Rodeo, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review of Westgate River Ranch! We were glad to hear that you enjoyed all the activities for small children and teenagers. Making memorable vacations is what we do best and we can’t wait for your return visit! Nicole

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Golf Course
  • Tennis Court
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  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Microwave
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled on 1,700 beautiful acres in Central Florida and just an hour from Orlando, Westgate River Ranch provides fun and adventure for the entire family! The perfect backdrop for your vacation getaway, Westgate River Ranch boasts Western-themed accommodations, an abundance of recreational activities, and unique opportunities for families and friends to spend quality time with each other. The wide range of recreational activities at Westgate River Ranch include horseback riding, nature hikes, fishing, swimming, boating, airboat and swamp buggy rides, trap and skeet shooting, hayrides, cookouts, a petting farm and more! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Westgate River Ranch Resort & Rodeo

Address: 3200 River Ranch Blvd, Lake Wales, FL 33867-1201
Region: United States > Florida > Central Florida > Lake Wales
Price Range: RM590 - RM1,210 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Westgate River Ranch Resort & Rodeo 3.5*
Number of rooms: 152
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Westgate River Ranch Hotel Lake Wales
Westgate River Hotel
Hotel Westgate River
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“Splurge and treat yourself to a Luxe Teepee experience and enjoy everything this resort has to offer as many times as you want.”
TheTravelBlug, 3 May 2017 | Read review
“Avoid the motel rooms”
csimm81, 22 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Did not stay overnight, just took Airboat ride!”
K5044XFcarolh, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“If your looking to camp (rugged camp), then be prepared for loud neighbors”
MelyndaB, 16 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Saddle club cabins are spacious and away from the main part of the property, for a more peaceful experience!”
I5702VPsusank, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
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