Bernardus Lodge & Spa

96 Editor Rating*
Scale of 90-100

Member Benefits

Distinctive resort in the peaceful Carmel Valley amid 28 acres of oak-covered hills with a backdrop of the Santa Lucia Mountains. Several adobe-style buildings house 73 rooms, suites and villas featuring sitting areas, limestone fireplaces, lavish baths, beamed ceilings, wrought-iron mirrors and French doors that open to private patios or balconies. A rustic main building contains an inviting lounge (live music Friday through Tuesday), a cozy library and Lucia restaurant serving “California country cuisine” in a stylish dining room or on a heated terrace. Outdoor lap pool, tennis courts, gym, spa, adults-only hilltop infinity Jacuzzi and estate vineyard; golf privileges at 19 nearby courses. Monthly culinary events; whale watching, horseback riding and fishing charters can be arranged.

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Bernardus Lodge & Spa Features:

  • Bar
  • Beach
  • Big game fishing
  • Biking
  • Children welcome
  • Fitness center
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Horseback riding
  • Hot tub
  • Pet-friendly
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Spa
  • Tennis

Average Mid-High Season Rates (including taxes):

Lowest Rate: Premium Garden Room, $400; Editor’s Choice: Luxury Santa Lucia Room, $720.

Standard Inclusions:

In-room wine grotto and refreshment center; Access to spa and fitness facilities; Bocce, croquet and tennis equipment; Complimentary wine tasting at the Bernardus tasting room; Daily newspaper; 24-hour concierge; Valet parking; Wi-Fi

Learn more about Bernardus Lodge & Spa:

To learn more or call +(831) 658-3400. Contact Andrew Harper Travel to book this hotel as part of your next vacation.

In order to offer you the highest level of service, online booking is currently not available. Please call Andrew Harper Travel at (800) 375-4685, or contact the hotel directly, for reservations.

Member Travel Benefits
Travel benefits are available to members when booking through our partner Andrew Harper Travel.
  • Best available non-restricted rates
  • Room upgrade, when available at check-in
  • Daily full breakfast served at the restaurant or in room
  • $50 spa treatment credit per room
  • $50 food and beverage credit per room

Contact a Travel Advisor
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Call Andrew Harper Travel:
1 (800) 375-4685