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SMR Carmel Camping

· Carmel, Monterey, California
89 acres hosted by Smr C.
15 lodging sites · 10 RV/tent sites · 2 RV sites · 4 tent sites
Recent Hipcampers say this Hipcamp is romantic.
Creature comforts
Enjoy the comforts of home at some sites—including flush toilets, showers, and a kitchen.
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Full RV hookups
Electrical, water, and sewage hookups are available at select sites.
Welcome to Saddle Mountain Ranch, RV and Campground! We are located on 89 acres of forest land off Carmel Valley Road, just 5 miles from HWY 1. Nestled within oaks, Monterey pines, and redwoods, Saddle Mountain offers a great family friendly getaway for those seeking a break from the bustle of life. PLEASE NOTE, our RV and tent sites are pet friendly but YOU MUST ADD THE PET FEE EXTRA WHEN MAKING YOUR BOOKING. Our glamping stays are NOT pet-friendly aside from one of our luxury tents. We charge $5 per pet and you can bring a maximum of 2 pets. On site seasonally heated pool (Mid May through Oct). ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: *Please continue reviewing/monitoring California Travel guidelines as they may change and affect your reservation* On site seasonally heated pool (seasonally), private hiking trail, playground, Foosball table and more. No refund for inclement weather during the Winter months. We provide complementary Wi-Fi in designated areas of the park. We ask that there is no streaming at the Park so we can share Wi-Fi with all our guests. Thank you!
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389 ratings · 231 reviews
Maricela J.
July 12, 2024
Luxury Tent - Deluxe
Great stay, odd predicament
Tent was wonderful and set up was great. We were a bit closer and more enclosed than expected. We also got the tent from all the kitchen set up run off, felt a bit weird seeing it settle under our tent. Amenities were great. Kids loved the playground and pool. Nearby stores! Power did got out in Carmel 2 of the nights, but that was not the venues fault.
Kelly H.recommends
July 6, 2024
Walk-in Tent Site
Very nice campsite with many amenities. Weather was perfect and although we didn't go with children, different activities was available making the property ideal for families so would highly recommend.
Hanny S.recommends
July 6, 2024
Cozy Cabin 10 called "Garland Ranch
We enjoyed our time at SMR. The cabin could have been cleaner though. Other than that great stay.
Christina S.recommends
July 4, 2024
Drive-in Tent/Van Site
Would definitely come back!
Saddle Mountain Ranch was a great place to camp with my friends! Staff was friendly, directions to campsite were clear, and the entire layout of the place was clean and easy to navigate. Would definitely come back to stay again!
Danielle H.recommends
July 2, 2024
Drive-in Tent/Van Site
We had such a great stay at SMR! Nice place to camp with your pups and we loved taking the trail up before sunset for some pretty sweet views!
Anssi V.recommends
July 1, 2024
Partial Hookups Tent Site W/E
We had site #37 on one of the ledges. It felt like we had our own privacy and also easy access to the amenities. Drew was very hospitable and accomodating and made us feel very welcome. A heads up, when booking through hipcamp - the platform doesnt distinguish between an RV site and tent site. The RV sites would have felt very exposed for tent camping but are great for RVs. Id just advise to make sure youll get one of the tent sites higher up so you dont end up with an RV site for your tent. I cant speak for the host but i imagine theyll be pretty upfront, responsive and accomodating if you communicate with them well in advance that youd specifically like a tent site instead of one of the RV sites. Lastly, i want to highlight again that the amenities are really well done
Carmel, Monterey, California, United StatesTraditional, ancestral territory of Ohlone, Rumsen, and Esselen First Nations according to To respect the Host's privacy, the precise address of this land will be provided after booking

Hosted by Smr C.

Joined in January 2020
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