Carmel Valley Ranch was reborn in the fall of 2010 reopening after a full renovation of the rooms and public spaces . With the relaunch of the resort as a new style of resort that encourages guest to play engage and connect . Taking advantage of the nearly 500 acres of magnificent landscape the resort includes scores of programs and activities such as beekeeping early morning hikes and fitness classes . Carmel Valley Ranch offers a rich array of amenities including a Pete Dye championship golf course tennis courts bocce ball and basketball courts . swimming pools hot tubs and organic garden and vineyard kids splash zone and playground meeting rooms and a bevy of swings scattered throughout the resort hanging from majestic 300 year old oaks . Our Spa Aiyana drawing on the bounty of the region offers a variety of relaxing and rejuvenating treatments . The renovation included a complete redesign of our 139 spacious suites that are scattered along the Santa Lucia foothills some affording spectacular views .