Tucked along the banks of the Carmel River lies the newly refurbished Gardener Ranch. The property, within walking distance of charming Carmel Valley Village, has a rich history of hosting Presidents, Dignitaries, and Movie Stars seeking exclusive, private, and rustic charm.
The property is an idyllic 24 acres of majestic oaks and lush meadows, on the pristine banks of the Carmel River. The likes of Ronald Reagan, George H W Bush, Henry Kissinger, Alan Greenspan, John Wayne, Clint Eastwood, Lucille Ball and Cary Grant, to name a few, sought the private, peaceful and natural setting of Gardener Ranch. Historically, the property has hosted special events ranging from corporate functions to family reunions and weddings.
The property is available for exclusive use and can accommodate any desired length of stay.
I've enjoyed Chef and Caterer Dory Ford's on several occasions, most recently at a Private Party held last night in Carmel and at numerous wine events including the Great Wine Escape and at the Harvest. I'm even more so impressed with his mission to improve school lunches starting at a...
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While working at an event in Pacific Grove, I was able to taste the creations of Chef Dory Ford. In a word: Phenomenal! Unique, mouth watering, and according to the businesses principles, made with sustainable methods. A must for anyone who has a refined palate and a green spirit.
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