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Top Hotels Near Carmel Beach in Monterey

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Seastone "casa Del Mar Azul" - Historic Carmel Home 1 Block From the Beach
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
This space was perfect for our crew of ten, four of whom ranged in ages from 10 months to 7 years.

"As three families, each family unit was able to have its own quarters. The main areas allowed us to easily and comfortably gather. This spot offered spectacular views of the ocean, gorgeous sunsets, and easy access to the beach as well as shops and dining."…"

Reviewed on Jan 15, 2019

Seastone "casa Del Mar Azul" - Historic Carmel Home 1 Block From the Beach
3774 Seventh Heaven ~ Updated Interior, Walk Everywhere Downtown Location!
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
Seventh Heaven was

"Loved the house. Comfortable, clean, lots of amenities."…"

Reviewed on Sep 25, 2019

3774 Seventh Heaven ~ Updated Interior, Walk Everywhere Downtown Location!
Newly Remodeled Downtown Cottage. 1 Block to Shops, Eats. 5 Blks to the Beach
4.5/5Wonderful! (24 reviews)
Cozy Oak

"Nice property and good location"…"

Reviewed on Oct 9, 2020

Newly Remodeled Downtown Cottage. 1 Block to Shops, Eats. 5 Blks to the Beach
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La Playa Carmel
4 out of 5
0.1 mi from Carmel Beach
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The price is $174 per night from Dec 3 to Dec 4
4.4/5Wonderful! (954 reviews)

"The room we were in first was very small but we were upgraded to another room two days later at no additional charge that was larger and more comfortable. The hotel is a very historic hotel and therefore does not have elevators or air conditioning. That was not a problem for us as the temperature ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 26, 2020

La Playa Carmel
Carmel Green Lantern Inn
3 out of 5
0.2 mi from Carmel Beach
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The price is $113 per night from Dec 6 to Dec 7
4.1/5Very Good! (311 reviews)

"Near the beach and shops, clean and we were not bumping into other guests. Our room was a bit small and furnishings are older, walls are thin but overall we had a pleasant stay."…"

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2020

Carmel Green Lantern Inn
Newly Remodeled Ocean Hideaway in Downtown Carmel
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4.9/5Exceptional! (9 reviews)
Great getaway!

"Stayed here for the month of Sept. Was working remotely while visiting family in the area. This cottage was perfect for my needs - great location, washer/dryer in the unit, clean. Management co was very responsive to any questions I had during my stay. Will stay here again when I'm back in the ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 12, 2020

Newly Remodeled Ocean Hideaway in Downtown Carmel
Normandy Inn
2.5 out of 5
0.2 mi from Carmel Beach
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The price is $105 per night from Dec 8 to Dec 9
4.4/5Wonderful! (764 reviews)

"It was a lovely inn. Felt very homey and clean. Staff was wonderful. I would for sure stay here again."…"

Reviewed on Nov 20, 2020

Normandy Inn
Monte Verde Inn
3.5 out of 5
0.2 mi from Carmel Beach
The price is $129 per night from Dec 3 to Dec 4
4.3/5Excellent! (333 reviews)

"Lovely cozy pet friendly accommodations close to great restaurants and the beach. If I owned the place I'd give the front desk guy, Randy, a raise. He's very professional, and advised us of all of the local places to eat etc. The family had a great time."…"

Reviewed on Oct 8, 2020

Monte Verde Inn
Tally Ho Inn
3.5 out of 5
0.3 mi from Carmel Beach
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The price is $239 per night from Dec 3 to Dec 4
4.6/5Wonderful! (72 reviews)

"The room (a suite) was really nice and comfortable."…"

Reviewed on Sep 7, 2020

Tally Ho Inn
Colonial Terrace Inn by the Sea
3.5 out of 5
0.4 mi from Carmel Beach
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The price is $148 per night from Dec 3 to Dec 4
4.3/5Excellent! (742 reviews)

"The inn had character and felt cozy. The staff was helpful and friendly. Great location a couple blocks from the beach."…"

Reviewed on Nov 4, 2020

Colonial Terrace Inn by the Sea
L Auberge Carmel
4.5 out of 5
0.2 mi from Carmel Beach
The price is $291 per night from Dec 21 to Dec 22
4.5/5Wonderful! (299 reviews)

"Great place, amazing staff, super clean - we really enjoyed our time during this crazy year"…"

Reviewed on Nov 2, 2020

L Auberge Carmel
World Class Carmel Beach 1 UP With Views
Coachman's Inn, A Four Sisters Inn
3 out of 5
0.3 mi from Carmel Beach
The price is $164 per night from Dec 4 to Dec 5
4.4/5Excellent! (662 reviews)

"Great location. Welcome mini cheese plate & wine. Breakfast delivered to our room."…"

Reviewed on Oct 28, 2020

Coachman's Inn, A Four Sisters Inn
Pine Inn
3.5 out of 5
0.2 mi from Carmel Beach
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The price is $179 per night from Dec 5 to Dec 6
4.1/5Very Good! (575 reviews)

"This Place is amazing!! So cute, I love the Lobby and Feel of the Hotel, it made me feel as if I traveled back in time. Everything was so Nice, Our room was in the courtyard area; I loved that I was in the heart of Downtown Carmel by the sea!! Everything was walking distance. Great stay."…"

Reviewed on Nov 1, 2020

Pine Inn
Briarwood Inn
3 out of 5
0.4 mi from Carmel Beach
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The price is $120 per night from Dec 3 to Dec 4
4.2/5Excellent! (273 reviews)

"I couldn't possibly have enjoyed my stay more at the Briarwood, just a lovely experience and my room, the Dickens, was enormous, clean & furnished very charmingly. Nice and quiet, I also loved the balcony, the very useful wet bar/kitchen area, bed was super comfy and while I liked having a dedicated ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 3, 2020

Briarwood Inn
Wayside Inn
3 out of 5
0.3 mi from Carmel Beach
The price is $188 per night from Dec 3 to Dec 4
4.5/5Wonderful! (759 reviews)

"Perfect location to walk to shops and restaurants and to walk down the hill to the beach too!"…"

Reviewed on Nov 24, 2020

Wayside Inn
Best Western Carmel's Town House Lodge
2.5 out of 5
0.4 mi from Carmel Beach
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The price is $86 per night from Dec 3 to Dec 4
3.9/5Very Good! (706 reviews)

"The lodge is much closer to the Carmel by the Sea area than I expected, which was great! The staff is friendly and the room was comfortable. I'll stay here again."…"

Reviewed on Nov 24, 2020

Best Western Carmel's Town House Lodge
Carmel Fireplace Inn
2.5 out of 5
0.4 mi from Carmel Beach
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The price is $118 per night from Dec 3 to Dec 4
4.2/5Very Good! (316 reviews)

"walking distance to shops and restaurants. Nice room. Would have liked a microwave."…"

Reviewed on Aug 8, 2020

Carmel Fireplace Inn
Nobody's Perfect -In the Heart of the Golden Rectangle - 5 Blockss to Beach and Town no Hills!
Adobe Inn
3.5 out of 5
0.2 mi from Carmel Beach
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The price is $152 per night from Dec 3 to Dec 4
4.2/5Excellent! (351 reviews)

"No daily cleaning due to Covid-19, and daily cleaning is the best part of staying in a hotel! Too bad for me. However, nice staff and nice front desk people. Loved the fireplace in the room. It was a little cold outside and couldn't eat inside restaurants so it was great to eat in our room with a ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 29, 2020

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Carmel Beach is located in Carmel. This scenic area is known for its beautiful ocean views and major shopping area. Carmel is home to 136 hotels and other accommodations, so you can find something that's perfect for your stay.

Staying Near Carmel Beach

Choose from 74 hotels and other accommodations within a mile of Carmel Beach, including these options:

  • La Playa Carmel: This 4-star hotel features free breakfast, an outdoor pool, and free WiFi. Our customers like its bar and beach locale.
  • Carmel Bay View Inn: This 2.5-star hotel features free breakfast, an outdoor pool, and free WiFi. Our customers like its bar and beach locale.
  • Carmel Wayfarer Inn: This 3-star hotel features free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking. Our customers like its central location and room size.

Things to See and Do Near Carmel Beach

After you've visited Carmel Beach, you can explore everything there is to see and do within just a few miles of the area.

Cherry Center for the Arts, Smallsea, A Metropolis in Miniature, and Monterey Museum of Art feature a variety of fascinating exhibits to see while you're in town. 17-Mile Drive, Carmel Mission Basilica, and Monterey County Fairgrounds are well-known local landmarks worth a visit. You can watch performances at Golden Bough Playhouse, Sunset Center, and Forest Theater Guild if you're interested in local theater.

Pebble Beach Golf Links, Cannery Row, and Monterey Bay Aquarium are a few additional nearby sights. Spend some time checking out Point Lobos State Reserve, which is 2.5 mi (3.9 km) from Carmel Beach, or make a stop by Fisherman's Wharf, located 4.1 mi (6.6 km) away.

Frequently asked questions

What's the area like around Carmel Beach?
Carmel Beach is located in Monterey. This scenic area is known for its beautiful ocean views and must-see aquarium. If you’re looking for a convenient place to stay, check out the 195 hotels and other accommodations you’ll find within a mile.
What's the best place to stay near Carmel Beach?
Adjacent to Carmel Beach, La Playa Carmel is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 4-star hotel offers a restaurant and an outdoor pool. Other good choices within a short distance include Normandy Inn and Carmel Bay View Inn.
How many hotels will I be able to find close to Carmel Beach?
Expedia has 195 hotels and other accommodations within a mile from Carmel Beach.
If I need to cancel the hotel reservation for my stay near Carmel Beach, will I receive a refund?
Yes, you’ll find most hotel room reservations are fully refundable if you cancel prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of your check-in date. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, you may still be able to cancel and receive a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Add your dates and click on “Search”, then use the filter option “free cancellation” to view the best deals available near Carmel Beach.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip in the area near Carmel Beach?
For more details about changing or cancelling your stay near Carmel Beach, go to https://www.expedia.com/service/.
What can I see and do near Carmel Beach?
Study the collections at Carmel Mission Basilica, Maritime Museum, or Monterey Museum of Art. Explore landmarks like 17-Mile Drive, Tor House, and Golden State Theatre. You can catch a show at Sunset Center, Forest Theater Guild, and Golden Bough Playhouse.

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