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Vacationing in Carmel, California

The small seaside town of Carmel has welcomed artists, poets, and writers since its incorporation in 1906. Downtown Carmel-by-the-Sea, Carmel Valley, and Carmel Highlands are all popular tourist destinations for shoppers, artists, and nature lovers. Orbitz.com can help you find great rates on Carmel hotels as you plan your trip.

Carmel-by-the-Sea

The downtown area of Carmel, Carmel-by-the-Sea, is known for being dog-friendly, allowing pets to accompany travelers in many of its hotels, restaurants, and shops. Located right off Carmel Beach with Pebble Beach nearby, the town offers art galleries, upscale shopping, and quaint little cafés. Don’t miss the historic Mission San Carlos Borromeo de Carmel, where Mass is still said daily. Golfers can enjoy a round at renowned PGA favorite Pebble Beach Golf Course. Visitors to Carmel can indulge themselves in the comforts of The Colonial Terrace Inn, one of Carmel’s original hotels. Amenities include terry cloth robes, breakfast, and a daily newspaper. Rooms start at $169 per night, and the inn is located just steps from the beach on 13th and San Antonio. Call 888-309-3979 for more information.

Carmel Valley

Carmel Valley is tucked into the foothills of the Santa Lucia Mountain Range and is home to dozens of wineries, each with its own tasting room. Visitors can sample of the area’s best Cabernet Sauvignons and Zinfandels. Carmel Valley Village is a bustling little area of shops and restaurants. Visit Wills Fargo to relax with a steak and locally grown vegetables. Hikers head to Garland Ranch Park and its winding trails across the face of the mountains. The ranch also offers horses for rent. Make your hotel a part of your activities with the Carmel Valley Ranch on Old Ranch Road. The hotel offers daily activities geared toward families, groups, and couples on its nearly 500 acres of mostly forest land. Kids can explore bee-keeping while parents delight themselves with a massage at the spa. Daily rates at this luxury hotel start at $360 and include a complimentary breakfast, private balconies, and Travertine fireplace in each suite. Call 831-625-9500 for more information.

Carmel Highlands

Carmel Highlands offers the most breathtaking views of the Pacific Ocean along the Big Sur Coast. The area is a perfect destination if scuba diving is your passion. Monterey Bay Aquarium offers an amazing aquatic experience for the entire family, combining conservation with admiration for the animals of the sea. The largest organic farms in the world, Earthbound Farms on a Chef’s Walk is a place where visitors can harvest their own lunch and watch while chefs prepare the bounty. Make your trip truly memorable with a stay at Hyatt Carmel Highlands, located high above Carmel on Highlands Road. Rooms average $535 per night, with the majority offering stunning views of the coast. The hotel features a heated outdoor pool, spa, and complimentary babysitting services, so you can enjoy a romantic dinner at the Hyatt’s award-winning Pacific’s Edge Restaurant like a king. Call 831-620-1234 for more information about this fabulous hotel.

Visit Beautiful Carmel, California

From the water to the wineries, Carmel truly offers a unique experience for every traveler. The quaint town and surrounding neighborhood retains much of its turn-of-the-century charm. With dozens of Carmel hotels to fit every budget, finding rooms and packages to fit your needs is simple with Orbitz.com.

Recently booked Carmel hotels

Hotel Last booked Stars Price from
BEST WESTERN PLUS Carmel Bay View Inn 13 hours ago 3 stars $149
Comfort Inn Carmel By the Sea 23 hours ago 2 stars $159
Carmel Inn and Suites 1 day ago 3 stars $159
Pine Inn 2 days ago 4 stars $179
Carmel Valley Ranch 2 days ago 4 stars $400
Adobe Inn 3 days ago 3 stars $239
Tradewinds Carmel 5 days ago 3 stars $250
La Playa Carmel 9 days ago 3 stars $512
Carmel River Inn 11 days ago 2 stars $152
Wayfarer Inn 11 days ago 3 stars $158

Recently Rated Carmel Hotels

Hotel Reviews Stars Price from
Carmel Inn and Suites
2.6 / 5
19 reviews
3 stars $159
Pine Inn
4.1 / 5
45 reviews
4 stars $179
Colonial Terrace Inn
3.8 / 5
32 reviews
3 stars $229
Carmel Village Inn
3.1 / 5
12 reviews
3 stars Choose dates
BEST WESTERN PLUS Carmel Bay View Inn
3.8 / 5
89 reviews
3 stars $149
Hyatt Carmel Highlands
4.1 / 5
8 reviews
4 stars $499
Tradewinds Carmel
4.4 / 5
10 reviews
3 stars $250
Wayfarer Inn
3.0 / 5
35 reviews
3 stars $158
La Playa Carmel
4.3 / 5
3 reviews
3 stars $512
Carmel River Inn
4.0 / 5
13 reviews
2 stars $152

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From $179

1 Pine Inn

4 stars
4.1 / 5 45 reviews

Ocean Ave At Monte Verde Map

Built in 1889 the Pine Inn was the first inn in Carmel by the Sea. Tastefully updated over the years the Pine Inn holds timeless memories for guests who have visited the area for generations. A... More

Great Romantic Getaway
Went here for the 4th with my girlfriend. We both had an excellent time. Super nice staff, great location, great food. Definitely coming back!
Jul 6, 2014
From $239

2 Adobe Inn

3 stars
3.8 / 5 18 reviews

Dolores St And 8th Ave Map

Nestled in the heart of the village The Adobe Inn Carmel affords you luxurious accommodations with some of the most spacious rooms Carmel has to offer. Stroll to it all boutiques galleries and... More

A solid hotel with some flaws
The location of the Adobe Inn can't be beat. It is in the perfect spot in downtown Carmel-by-the-Sea. And it has parking! There were certain things we had issues with that other visitors may not...
Apr 16, 2014
From $159

3 Carmel Inn and Suites

3 stars
2.6 / 5 19 reviews

NE 5th & Junipero Map

The Carmel Inn and Suites features twenty rooms and mini suites in a two story inn. There are eight suite on the ground floor and twelve units on the second floor. The upstairs suites are open and... More

Great attempt
Great location, but even with the owners obvious efforts, the property is small, loud and has inadequate parking and no amenities.
Jul 7, 2014
From $512

4 La Playa Carmel

3 stars
4.3 / 5 3 reviews

Camino Real at Eighth Ave Map

La Playa Carmel is a 75-room historic luxury boutique hotel, newly restored to preserve its turn-of-the-century charm while updating it to modern-day standards. Located two blocks from the beach... More

Great stay
Few blocks from the beach....rooms aren't great but the service and brunch will bring u back.
Apr 29, 2014
From $149

5 BEST WESTERN PLUS Carmel Bay View Inn

3 stars
3.8 / 5 89 reviews

Junipero Between 5th & 6th Map

Smart prices in upscale downtown CarmelBasic but quite well-located for travel to Carmel, the clean, comfortable Best Western Plus Carmel Bay View Inn features a fireplace and free Wi-Fi in every... More

Great location good value
For the price this is a great place to stay.The room had a gas fireplace,the bathroom was spacious and up dated.very clean and well run motel and even included breakfast. The only bad things is...
May 24, 2014
From $250

6 Tradewinds Carmel

3 stars
4.4 / 5 10 reviews

Mission Street at 3rd Avenue Map

Tradewinds Carmel featured in Architectural Digest has a unique fusion of Asian Balinese and tropical design. Recognized as the premier Carmel lodging our 28 wellappointed guest rooms offer a... More

Perfect spot!
Warm welcome. Great breakfast. Great location. Everything walking distance.
May 7, 2014
From $158

7 Wayfarer Inn

3 stars
3.0 / 5 35 reviews

4TH AVENUE at MISSION STREET Map

Excellent extended continental breakfast to evening wine tasting hour at the Carmel Wayfarer Inn is a unique and charming inn centrally located in the village of carmel with a short and enchanting... More

Close to restaurants
This is a quaint inn. The staff is very friendly and accommodating. They even accepted a delivery to my hotel room while I was out.
May 5, 2014
From $159

8 Comfort Inn Carmel By the Sea

2 stars
3.7 / 5 37 reviews

Ocean Ave & Torres St. Map

Conveniently located in the heart of beautiful Carmel-by-the-Sea. Walking distance to nearby shops, restaurants, art galleries, and Carmel Beach. Pebble Beach Golf Courses,17 Mile Drive. Aquarium,... More

Friends road trip
Nice and neat, room is nice, breakfast is not bad, will go for this again.
Feb 3, 2014

9 Carmel Lodge

3 stars
3.4 / 5 21 reviews

San Carlos St & 5th Ave Map

The Most Relaxing In Carmel-By-The-Sea Hotels Surrounded by picturesque Monterey pines, Carmel Lodge is perfect for leisure and business travelers. Two blocks away is the famed Ocean Avenue, where... More

nice hotel
the view is really fancy and chill. the room is clean and price is good as well.
Apr 16, 2013

10 Coachman's Inn

3 stars
Not yet reviewed

San Carlos and 7th Map

Centrally located in the picturesque Carmel-by-the-Sea, California, Coachman's Inn provides guests with a delightful combination of elegance, charm and serenity within minutes of quaint shops and... More

From $169

11 BEST WESTERN Carmel's Town House Lodge

3 stars
3.6 / 5 35 reviews

5th & San Carlos Street Map

Enjoy the beauty of the California coast - as well as world-class golf, shopping, art and dining - while staying at this charming Carmel hotel. Conveniently located in downtown Carmel, the BEST... More

Nice Upgrades Here
I stayed in this town house a few years ago and found the location to be pleasant but the rooms to be awkward and gloomy. I believe they have put in new furniture and carpets since that time and I...
Oct 31, 2013
From $499

12 Hyatt Carmel Highlands

4 stars
4.1 / 5 8 reviews

120 Highlands Dr Map

Perched on the hillside of the Carmel Highlands, Hyatt Carmel Highlands, a 4-star 48 room property, offers breathtaking views of the Pacific Ocean, award-winning dining, and unparalleled service.... More

Privacy and view
Went here to get away from stress and relax (and propose). Be sure to ask for a top floor King. That way you won't hear people walking around above you. Our view was fantastic. Sunset at the...
Sep 17, 2013
From $209

13 Dolphin Inn

3 stars
3.6 / 5 25 reviews

NE Corner 4th And San Carlos Map

The Dolphin Inn is a Carmel classic located just steps from restaurants art galleries and one-of-a-kind shopping. All of the spacious rooms and suites feature feather beds private balconies and... More

Enjoyed our stay
The room was fine, clean and had all that we needed. We were within walking distance of everything and never used our car. It was quiet and peaceful and the staff were helpful and very nice. We are...
Sep 16, 2013

14 Svendsgaards Inn

3 stars
3.9 / 5 18 reviews

NW Corner 4th and San Carlos Map

Location in the heart of Carmel-by-the-sea complimented by a European ambience and romantic sophistication makes Svendsgaards inn a top pick in Carmel. The inn enjoys a landmark location within... More

Great couple's getaway
Really enjoyed our stay here in Camel. Location wS great for roaming around town. Room was clean and spacious and breakfast was great.
Oct 29, 2013
From $400

15 Carmel Valley Ranch

4 stars
4.3 / 5 16 reviews

One Old Ranch Road Map

Nestled in the foothills of the Santa Lucia Mountains, Carmel Valley Ranch is located on the sunny side of Monterey Peninsula beyond the coastal fog belt. In December 2009, The Ranch embarked on an... More

Carmel Valley rance in
The hotel was perfect. In a great location, not far from the town of carmel. The best part were the hiking trails
May 13, 2013
From $199

16 Tally Ho Inn

3 stars
Not yet reviewed

Monte Verde St At Sixth St Map

You will think you are in the English countryside at this tranquil sunny secluded bed-and-breakfast. Flowers are everywhere on the deck on the patio in the lobby. The rooms are spacious and airy... More

Excellent experience
The hotel has an excellent location in the city of Carmel and just a couple of blocks from the ocean. We did not have an ocean view from our room but we had a glimpse just outside. The staff was...
Jul 9, 2014
From $152

17 Carmel River Inn

2 stars
4.0 / 5 13 reviews

26600 Oliver Road Map

Our Inn is located on 11acres surrounded by majestic Cypress Cottonwood and Sycamore trees lush gardens and foliage. Adjacent to the Carmel River seasonal our peaceful setting is a perfect place to... More

Big Sur Marathon Perfect Fit
This hotel is a very short walk from the finish line of the Big Sur marathon which is why we picked it. We were in a cottage which had it's own fireplace with a very camping feel to it. The...
Apr 28, 2014
From $345

18 L Auberge Carmel

4 stars
4.5 / 5 2 reviews

Monte Verde St at 7th Av Map

It was in front of the stunning scenery of Big Sur that Henry Miller said that he learnt to pray. To take the time to meditate in front of the immensity of these cliffs which seem to plunge down... More

Highly Recommended
I just celebrated my 50th birthday at this great hotel and had the best experience. All of the staff were so friendly and very helpful over my 2 night stay. I really appreciated the hand written...
Mar 17, 2014

19 Carmel Village Inn

3 stars
3.1 / 5 12 reviews

Ocean and Junipero Map

CARMEL VILLAGE INN IS A 34 ROOM PROPERTY. WE ARE LOCATED ON THE HEART OF CARMEL BY THE SEA. WALKING DISTANCE TO SHOPS AND RESTAURANTS ON OCEAN AVE. WE SERVE COMPLIMENTARY HOT BREAKFAST EVERY DAY. More

Review
Old, not been updated for years. Could hear people moving around in room above. Nice breakfast.
Jun 14, 2014

20 Hofsas House Hotel

2 stars
4.0 / 5 1 reviews

3RD / 4TH Street On San Carlos Map

Hotel Located Within Downtown Carmel., Ocean, shops, and restaurants Situated Nearby., Monterey Airport MRY 7 mi More

Nice place in good location
It was nice place for the value we paid. Room is clean and big. Hotel is located in the end of the street, but it's walking distance to everything in Carmel (4 blocks from Ocean st.)
Sep 4, 2013