Carmel hotels

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What travelers to Carmel are saying

Carmel is a small romantic paradise. I took my fiancee there for her birthday and we both loved it. She loved walking around the shops and the downtown area, I loved the great selection of restaurants and coffee. A great romantic get-a-way.
Tyler S. Jun 8, 2015
Carmel is charming, relaxed, has great shopping, beaches, food and friendliness! We LOVED it!
Carol F. Aug 6, 2015
Beautiful place near beach, very romantic, definitely you will love your stay
Ileana S. May 21, 2015


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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. can help you find great rates on Carmel hotels as you plan your trip.


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

Recently booked Carmel hotels

Hotel Last booked Stars Price from
Pine Inn 9 hours ago 4 stars $192
BEST WESTERN PLUS Carmel Bay View Inn 4 days ago 3 stars $159
Highlands Inn 4 days ago 4 stars $399
Comfort Inn Carmel By the Sea 9 days ago 2 stars $139
Adobe Inn 14 days ago 3 stars $192
Tally Ho Inn 15 days ago 3 stars $199
La Playa Carmel 17 days ago 3 stars $371
Carmel Inn and Suites 21 days ago 3 stars $140

Recently Rated Carmel Hotels

Hotel Reviews Stars Price from
Pine Inn
4.2 / 5
48 reviews
4 stars $192
Carmel Inn and Suites
2.6 / 5
14 reviews
3 stars $140
Adobe Inn
3.9 / 5
17 reviews
3 stars $192
Carmel Valley Ranch
4.5 / 5
14 reviews
4 stars $335
3.9 / 5
64 reviews
3 stars $159
Tally Ho Inn
5.0 / 5
1 reviews
3 stars $199
Carmel Village Inn
3.3 / 5
12 reviews
3 stars Choose dates
Hofsas House Hotel
4.5 / 5
2 reviews
2 stars Choose dates
Highlands Inn
4.3 / 5
6 reviews
4 stars $399
Comfort Inn Carmel By the Sea
3.7 / 5
23 reviews
2 stars $139

Featured Carmel Hotels

From $192

1 Pine Inn

4 stars
4.2 / 5 48 reviews

Ocean Ave At Monte Verde

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...

Food voucher not so great
Food is provided by the hotel via a voucher to the adjacent Il Forrnio restaurant but be sure to count your change.
Sep 30, 2015
From $192

2 Adobe Inn

3 stars
3.9 / 5 17 reviews

Dolores St And 8th Ave

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...

Beautifully located
The cookies in the office were a nice touch! A little more protein in the breakfast might have been nice! The room was very large and comfortable. We appreciated our time there!
Aug 6, 2015
From $159

3 BEST WESTERN PLUS Carmel Bay View Inn

3 stars
3.9 / 5 64 reviews

Junipero Between 5th & 6th

Basic 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 room. After the complimentary...

Great hotel
For the price, this is a fantastic hotel. It is in a perfect location, the insides of the rooms look brand new, and the outside offers a view of the ocean (on the upper floors). The breakfast...
Jun 9, 2015
From $371

4 La Playa Carmel

3 stars
4.3 / 5 3 reviews

Camino Real at Eighth Ave

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...

Great stay
Few blocks from the beach....rooms aren't great but the service and brunch will bring u back.
Apr 29, 2014
From $399

5 Highlands Inn

4 stars
4.3 / 5 6 reviews


Indulge yourself. Hyatt Carmel Highlands is a picturesque retreat and longtime favorite among honeymooners, celebrities, and nature enthusiasts alike. The oceanfront Carmel hotel and resort...

Great for relaxation
Just outside Carmel. Great place to relax and soak in the views. hospitality was awesome!
Jan 5, 2015
From $140

6 Carmel Inn and Suites

3 stars
2.6 / 5 14 reviews

NE 5th & Junipero

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...

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 $139

7 Comfort Inn Carmel By the Sea

2 stars
3.7 / 5 23 reviews

Ocean Ave & Torres St.

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,...

The hotel is a little gem in carmel. You can literally walk to shopping, restaurants and the beach. There is nothing fancy about this hotel but it has a bit of charm on the outside and is an...
Dec 23, 2014

8 Wayfarer Inn

3 stars
2.9 / 5 23 reviews


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...

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 $171

9 Coachman's Inn

3 stars
Not yet reviewed

San Carlos and 7th

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...

From $199

10 Tally Ho Inn

3 stars
5.0 / 5 1 reviews

Monte Verde St At Sixth St

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...

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 $335

11 Carmel Valley Ranch

4 stars
4.5 / 5 14 reviews

One Old Ranch Road

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...

wonderful facility
user friendly well maintained staff is well trained intend a be a repeat guest and have recommended the hotel to my friends
Jul 6, 2015
From $389

12 L Auberge Carmel

4 stars
4.5 / 5 2 reviews

Monte Verde St at 7th Av

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...

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

13 Carmel Village Inn

3 stars
3.3 / 5 12 reviews

Ocean and Junipero


family trip
I like the location, the staff are helpful and the rooms are clean
May 12, 2015

14 Hofsas House Hotel

2 stars
4.5 / 5 2 reviews

3RD / 4TH Street On San Carlos

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

Quick weekend stay
Great hotel! Great view of the ocean from the fourth floor rooms. Nice little breakfast in the morning.
Jan 6, 2015