A stone’s throw away from the dramatic coastline of Carmel and Big Sur, nestled in picturesque Carmel Valley, Quail Lodge & Golf Club invites you to indulge the senses. Choose your own adventure or stay in and enjoy the luxury of doing nothing. Whatever your idea is of the perfect getaway, Quail Lodge has you covered. Located just beyond the fog belt of Carmel-by-the-Sea, Quail Lodge & Golf Club is located in the sunbelt of Carmel Valley, making it the ideal destination for your vacation. During the winter months, humpback whales migrate through Monterey Bay, offering visitors a rate glimpse of this special event on whale watching excursions in Monterey. Wine lovers can take advantage of the abundance of wine tasting available near Quail Lodge, throughout Carmel and Carmel Valley.
Quail Lodge is immersed in natural gardens, pristine landscaping amongst bungalow style guest rooms and suites. Accommodations are uniquely spacious with private patios and a nature inspired décor. Each room features a Nespresso coffee maker to enjoy your morning cup of Joe in one of the cozy reading nooks by the window, or outside on your patio overlooking the beautiful grounds.
A unique feature to Quail is their complimentary 9-hole putting course meandering throughout the property. You don’t have to be a pro to enjoy this fun all-grass course that is suitable for guests of all ages. The hotel also offers a variety of other activities on its 850 acre outdoor paradise with a heated outdoor swimming pool, tennis and pickleball courts, a Land Rover off-roading experience, and of course, an award-winning championship golf course.
There are a variety of services available at Spa Adeline for guests who are looking for some pampering, just be sure to call ahead to make an appointment. The spa is conveniently located by the outdoor pool and fitness cabanas.
For those who are looking for the best playing conditions in California, be sure to book a tee time at Quail Lodge & Golf Club’s award-winning 18-hole championship course. This beautiful golf course features white sand bunkers, trimmed with fescue edges, short grass areas that surround the greens to provide more friendly shot options.
The Monterey Peninsula is known for its plethora of restaurants, but you don’t have to go far to get a great meal while staying at Quail. The newly renovated Covey Grill at the lodge is definitely something to experience. The new stylish furnishings with warm earth tones reminiscent of Carmel Valley combined with contemporary touches create a true California feel with an unassuming elegance. The restaurant’s expansive vaulted ceiling extends to the outdoor deck for guests to enjoy lakeside dining with the beautiful views of Mallard Lake and surrounding gardens. Covey’s new-American cuisine highlights sustainably sourced seasonal delights, alongside an enticing new cocktail menu.
Whether you are at Quail Lodge & Golf Club to soak up some relaxation, or for a round of golf, this beautiful hideaway is sure to help you recharge as you get away from it all.
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