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Top Carmel Boutique Hotels

Carriage House Inn
3.5 out of 5
Junipero Between 7th And 8th, Carmel, CA
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The price is $306 per night from Nov 22 to Nov 23
4.7/5Exceptional! (324 reviews)

"EXCELLENT service, BEAUTIFUL room and GREAT location!!"…"

Reviewed on Jul 19, 2020

Carriage House Inn
L Auberge Carmel
4.5 out of 5
Monte Verde at Seventh, Carmel, CA
The price is $390 per night from Oct 25 to Oct 26
4.5/5Wonderful! (291 reviews)

"Lovely and great location. Great staff. Rooms off the courtyard are noisy and I would not recommend."…"

Reviewed on Oct 18, 2020

L Auberge Carmel
Tradewinds Carmel
3.5 out of 5
Mission Street at Third Avenue, Carmel, CA
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The price is $238 per night from Oct 26 to Oct 27
4.5/5Wonderful! (295 reviews)

"Great stay!! Excellent staff! Lisa made reservations for me at the near by steak house! Thank you!"…"

Reviewed on Jun 9, 2020

Tradewinds Carmel

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Wayside Inn
3 out of 5
7th Avenue & Mission Street, Carmel, CA
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The price is $188 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 2
4.5/5Wonderful! (753 reviews)

"Great room and location! Not too central with tricky parking or busy patronage, but definitely steps away from Carmel Plaza, wonderful restaurants and Ocean Ave. Recommend for sure!"…"

Reviewed on Oct 9, 2020

Wayside Inn
Hotel Carmel
3.5 out of 5
Corner of 4th & San Carlos Street, Carmel, CA
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The price is $219 per night from Oct 25 to Oct 26
4.5/5Wonderful! (444 reviews)

"Easy walk to town and beach. Comfortable room."…"

Reviewed on Oct 7, 2020

Hotel Carmel
Carmel Bay View Inn
2.5 out of 5
Junipero Street Between 5th And 6th St, Carmel, CA
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The price is $93 per night from Nov 12 to Nov 13
4.5/5Wonderful! (945 reviews)

"Great location! Easy check in. Friendly and helpful staff."…"

Reviewed on Oct 13, 2020

Carmel Bay View Inn
La Playa Carmel
4 out of 5
Camino Real at Eighth Ave., Carmel, CA
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The price is $299 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 2
4.4/5Wonderful! (942 reviews)

"The hotel is in a perfect location. The grounds are beautiful, the breakfast was great,however we stayed in a tiny room right above the entrance to the hotel. It was very noisy. Do not stay in room 306. On our last night we were awoken at 10:30 by a hotel employee knocking on our door to ask if we ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 14, 2020

La Playa Carmel
Candle Light Inn
3 out of 5
San Carlos Street, Between 4th and 5th Ave., Carmel, CA
The price is $223 per night from Nov 15 to Nov 16
4.4/5Wonderful! (947 reviews)

"Cozy room and great location, walking distance to main street and restaurants."…"

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2020

Candle Light Inn
Colonial Terrace Inn by the Sea
3.5 out of 5
13th and San Antonio, Carmel, CA
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The price is $176 per night from Oct 25 to Oct 26
4.3/5Excellent! (731 reviews)

"Very cozy! Steps to the beach. Quiet neighborhood. Homey feel."…"

Reviewed on Oct 22, 2020

Colonial Terrace Inn by the Sea
Cypress Inn
3.5 out of 5
Lincoln & 7th Street, Carmel, CA
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4.3/5Excellent! (90 reviews)

"Beautiful little property, right off the main street of Carmel. Has very nice courtyard area where breakfast is served, can get other meals or drinks there too"…"

Reviewed on Aug 26, 2020

Cypress Inn
Carmel Mission Inn
3.5 out of 5
3665 Rio Rd, Carmel, CA
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The price is $128 per night from Nov 12 to Nov 13
4.2/5Excellent! (928 reviews)

"Rooms modern and clean. Staff friendly. Hotel well situated to Carmel and Monterey."…"

Reviewed on Oct 20, 2020

Carmel Mission Inn
Hofsas House Hotel
2.5 out of 5
San Carlos Street, Between 3rd & 4th Ave, Carmel, CA
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The price is $119 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 2
4.1/5Very Good! (368 reviews)

"The hotel was very clean and nicely decorated; the staff was very accomodating and very friendly. A great experience!"…"

Reviewed on Oct 4, 2020

Hofsas House Hotel
Best Western Carmel's Town House Lodge
2.5 out of 5
NW corner of San Carlos St & 5th Ave, Carmel, CA
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The price is $89 per night from Nov 23 to Nov 24
3.9/5Very Good! (697 reviews)

"Staff was very nice the room looked nice. Carmel is a very beautiful place."…"

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2020

Best Western Carmel's Town House Lodge
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Where Should I Stay in Carmel?

Looking for a stylish accommodation when you visit Carmel? If you want to find a smaller hotel with terrific service, a personal feel, and great ambiance, a boutique hotel may be exactly what you want. Select from 14 boutique-style accommodations in Carmel to find a property that characterizes the uniqueness of this destination.

Guests say they like these boutique hotels in Carmel:

Hotel Carmel: 3.5-star hotel with 27 guestrooms. Enjoy the free parking, free WiFi, and terrace. Popular with our guests for its walkable location and comfortable beds.

Vendange Carmel Inn and Suites: 3-star B&B with 18 guestrooms. This property offers free breakfast, free parking, and a garden.

Carmel Mission Inn & Fuse Lounge Café: 3.5-star hotel with 165 guestrooms. Take advantage of this property's restaurant, bar, and outdoor pool. Our guests enjoy the clean rooms.

Tradewinds Carmel: 3.5-star inn with 28 guestrooms. Provides guests with spa services, free parking, and massages. Reviews say the walkable location and comfortable rooms are noteworthy.

Candle Light Inn: 2.5-star hotel with 20 guestrooms. Guests can enjoy amenities such as free breakfast, free parking, and free WiFi. Expedia travelers like the comfortable beds and attentive staff.

What Should I See and Do in Carmel?

After you've decided where to stay, figure out some fun things to do on your trip. Visitors speak positively about this destination's breathtaking beach views, major shopping centers, and beautiful river views.

Carmel is also known for its:
  • Pebble beaches
  • Flowers
  • Art

Major sights and activities around Carmel include Fisherman's Wharf, Monterey Bay Aquarium, and Carmel Beach. You might also want to see well-known spots like Pebble Beach Golf Links, Lone Cypress Pine, and Point Lobos State Reserve during your trip.

When Should I Plan a Trip to Carmel?

If you want to know about the local weather, use this info to help you plan when to get away to Carmel:

  • Hottest months: September, October, August, and July, with an average temperature of 69°F
  • Coldest months: December, January, February, and March, with an average temperature of 44°F
  • Driest months: May, October, April, and November, with an average rainfall of 1.33 inches
  • Rainiest months: January, February, December, and March, with an average rainfall of 3.79 inches

Getting Around Carmel

The closest major airport is in Monterey, CA (MRY-Monterey Peninsula), which is located 4.8 mi (7.7 km) from the heart of the city, but Salinas, CA (SNS-Salinas Municipal) may also be an option. If you'd like to venture out around the area, you may want a rental car for your journey.

Frequently asked questions

Looking for a stylish accommodation when you visit Carmel?
A boutique hotel may be exactly what you’re looking for if you like small hotels with personalized service and great atmosphere. Choose from 13 boutique-style accommodations in Carmel to find a property that captures this destination’s local spirit.
What's the best boutique accommodation in Carmel?
Hotel Carmel is a favorite 3.5-star hotel with our travelers looking for a stylish accommodation, featuring 30 guestrooms, a bar, and free parking. Tradewinds Carmel and Carmel Bay View Inn are other boutique-style choices.
How many boutique hotels will I find in Carmel?
Expedia has 13 boutique hotels in Carmel.
What's there to see and do in Carmel?
Visitors speak positively about this destination’s breathtaking beach views, major shopping centers, and beautiful river views. While you’re out and about in Carmel, popular attractions like Carmel Beach, Pebble Beach Golf Links, and 17-Mile Drive are worth a visit. You might also want to see interesting spots such as Cannery Row, Monterey Bay Aquarium, and Monterey Bay during your trip.
What kind of weather should I plan for when I travel to Carmel?
Having a good idea of the weather in Carmel is important when you plan your trip. The hottest months are usually September and October with an average temp of 60°F, while the coldest months are January and December with an average of 52°F. Average annual precipitation for Carmel is 21 inches.
What's the best way to get to my boutique hotel in Carmel?
You have a few options for transportation to and around Carmel. The nearest major airport is Monterey Peninsula Airport (MRY), which is located 4.8 mi (7.7 km) from the heart of the city, but Salinas, CA (SNS-Salinas Municipal) may also be an option. If you’d like to venture out around the area, you may want a rental car for your journey.

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