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3.5 out of 5
Corner of 4th & San Carlos Street, Carmel, CA
Free CancellationPay later
per night
Oct 6 - Oct 7
4.5/5Wonderful! (353 reviews)

"Convenient to downtown Carmel, nice neighborhood. Our accessible room did not have bathroom hooks or a shelf for toiletries in the shower, and very limited shelf space in the bathroom. Our "balcony" was part of a long outside corridor, and not private."…"

Reviewed on Aug 27, 2019

Hotel Carmel
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3.5 out of 5
Mission And Third Ave, Carmel, CA
per night
Sep 26 - Sep 27
4.5/5Wonderful! (234 reviews)

"Beautiful property And great staff. Big room comfortable bed"…"

Reviewed on Jul 26, 2019

Tradewinds Carmel
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2.5 out of 5
Junipero Street Between 5th And 6th St, Carmel, CA
per night
Sep 23 - Sep 24
4.2/5Excellent! (1,496 reviews)

"We had a lovely one night stay during car week. The room was well priced since we booked well ahead of time. The rooms were much nicer than expected and we had a ocean view!"…"

Reviewed on Sep 2, 2019

Carmel Bay View Inn
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3 out of 5
San Carlos Street, Between 4th and 5th Ave., Carmel, CA
per night
Oct 2 - Oct 3
4.4/5Excellent! (824 reviews)

"We had a king room with jetted tub. It was large and comfortable. The location was right in the middle of everything. Everyone was friendly and helpful. Perfect place for our getaway!"…"

Reviewed on Sep 15, 2019

Candle Light Inn
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4 out of 5
Camino Real at Eighth Ave., Carmel, CA
per night
Sep 29 - Sep 30
4.4/5Excellent! (833 reviews)

"everything was amazing we were there for our honeymoon and had a very special time. The property is located in a very accessible area and lots of things to see and do close by"…"

Reviewed on Sep 12, 2019

La Playa Carmel
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4.5 out of 5
Monte Verde at Seventh, Carmel, CA
per night
Sep 18 - Sep 19
4.6/5Exceptional! (250 reviews)

"Staff was great, love the property, amazing hotel!"…"

Reviewed on Jul 16, 2019

L Auberge Carmel
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3.5 out of 5
Lincoln & 7th Street, Carmel, CA
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4.2/5Excellent! (80 reviews)

"Love that Cypress Inn is dog friendly. Staff were very nice. I needed a refrigerator for the room because I make my dog's food. They were also very nice about heating it up for me in the bar. I think the rooms need to be updated considering the cost of a standard room but they were very clean. My ..."…"

Reviewed on Apr 26, 2019

Cypress Inn
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3.5 out of 5
3665 Rio Rd, Carmel, CA
per night
Sep 30 - Oct 1
4.2/5Very Good! (1,938 reviews)

"Hotel is pet friendly. Staff is helpful. We are definitely returning soon."…"

Reviewed on Sep 11, 2019

Carmel Mission Inn & Fuse Lounge Café
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2.5 out of 5
San Carlos Street, Between 3rd & 4th Ave, Carmel, CA
per night
Sep 18 - Sep 19
4.1/5Very Good! (331 reviews)

"Great place in Carmel Ca. Room was clean and staff was great and friendly. Will definitely stay here again."…"

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2019

Hofsas House Hotel
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3 out of 5
7th Avenue & Mission Street, Carmel, CA
per night
Sep 23 - Sep 24
4.5/5Wonderful! (667 reviews)

"The room was spacious with great ‘kitchen’ area and fabulous working fireplace (not required at this time of year)! Very clean and comfortable. Very welcoming and pleasant host as were all staff we encountered! The only drawback was the absence of A/C. We had access to a fan and kept windows wide ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 15, 2019

Wayside Inn
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3.5 out of 5
Junipero Between 7th And 8th, Carmel, CA
per night
Sep 23 - Sep 24
4.7/5Exceptional! (281 reviews)

"We are in Carmel often and have not found an Inn with more spacious, cozy, comfortable rooms than the Carriage House. What a gem! The location is also tough to beat, just steps from all the great restaurants and shops in town."…"

Reviewed on Aug 20, 2019

Carriage House Inn
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3.5 out of 5
13th and San Antonio, Carmel, CA
per night
Oct 1 - Oct 2
4.3/5Excellent! (636 reviews)

"It was quaint - and clean - definitely dated, but a good value."…"

Reviewed on Sep 1, 2019

Colonial Terrace Inn by the Sea
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2.5 out of 5
NW corner of San Carlos St & 5th Ave, Carmel, CA
Free CancellationPay later
per night
Oct 15 - Oct 16
3.9/5Good! (596 reviews)

"First time to Carmel, parking is tight and don't recommend full size vehicles."…"

Reviewed on Aug 21, 2019

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.

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