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Carmel Fireplace Inn
2.5 out of 5
San Carlos Street, Between 4th & 5th, Carmel, CA
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The price is $138 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (298 reviews)
Nice cozy fireplace room

"Nice cozy room with fireplace which adds a nice warm ambiance. The staff is friendly. Breakfast is adequate. The location is great, just a short stroll to Ocean Ave."…"

Reviewed on Feb 21, 2020

Carmel Fireplace Inn
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
4.7/5Exceptional! (316 reviews)

"We had a wonderful time. The service, amenities and the property were delightful. We would love to come again!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 10, 2020

Carriage House Inn
Adobe Inn
3.5 out of 5
Dolores and Eighth, Carmel, CA
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The price is $199 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (328 reviews)

"In Carmel for a wedding. Adobe Inn has a great location with many restaurants and shops just outside its doors. Underground parking is a great feature. A Continental breakfast is delivered to your room every morning. Very quaint, the staff is helpful and friendly. Will recommend to friends."…"

Reviewed on Feb 28, 2020

Adobe Inn
Carmel Valley Ranch - The Unbound Collection by Hyatt
4 out of 5
One Old Ranch Road, Carmel, CA
The price is $375 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (703 reviews)

"The room was amazing, and so was the room service!"…"

Reviewed on Feb 29, 2020

Carmel Valley Ranch - The Unbound Collection by Hyatt
L Auberge Carmel
4.5 out of 5
Monte Verde at Seventh, Carmel, CA
The price is $388 per night
4.6/5Wonderful! (280 reviews)

"Our only complaint was that the normally excellent breakfast was mediocre at best - the fruit, orange juice and bread were all underwhelming in taste. Odd given that the breakfasts are normally quite good. Even more so given that Aubergine is one of the finest restaurants in the Bay Area."…"

Reviewed on Mar 7, 2020

L Auberge Carmel
Carmel Resort Inn
2 out of 5
Carpenter Street and Second Ave, Carmel, CA
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The price is $79 per night
3.8/5Good! (514 reviews)

"Very Clean, good location, attractive property. Could use a vent fan in bathroom, hooks or rods to hang towels/clothes in bathroom, new hairdryer and coffeemaker that would serve 2 cups without overflowing."…"

Reviewed on Mar 14, 2020

Carmel Resort Inn
Ocean & Sunset View Retreat With hot tub
4.9/5Exceptional! (101 reviews)
Great stay, with breathtaking views - private home - close to everything

"We absolutely enjoyed the house with its breathtaking views and lush greenery and beautiful plants and flowers! The house is privately located but close to the city center - drives such as Big Sur and 17 mile drive! For those who love to cook, the kitchen is stocked with all cooking essentials!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 20, 2020

Ocean & Sunset View Retreat With hot tub
Newly remodeled Ocean Hideaway in Downtown Carmel
4.9/5Exceptional! (10 reviews)
Great location

"What a great location to walk to the US Open @ Pebble Beach! Found a great breakfast stop just a few blocks away and so much shopping and dining in quaint Carmel-by-the-Sea that was all easily "walkable" if you don't mind so fairly steep hills! We enjoyed our stay at the Cozy Oak bungalow very ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 22, 2019

Newly remodeled Ocean Hideaway in Downtown Carmel
Tally Ho Inn
3.5 out of 5
Monte Verde Street At Sixth St, Carmel, CA
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The price is $229 per night
4.6/5Wonderful! (67 reviews)

"The property is very nice and the staff is excellent . The room we had was comfortable however the bathroom should be updated. The tub and fixtures, wallpaper are all need to be redone."…"

Reviewed on Feb 20, 2020

Tally Ho Inn
The Vagabond's House
4 out of 5
4th and Dolores, Carmel, CA
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The price is $303 per night
4.7/5Exceptional! (63 reviews)
Luxurious but still cozy hotel great for long wknd

"Amazing— my girlfriends have been going and staying here for past couple of heads and love it!"…"

Reviewed on Nov 12, 2019

The Vagabond's House
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Romantic Luxury Hotels

L Auberge Carmel
4.5 out of 5
Monte Verde at Seventh, Carmel, CA
The price is $388 per night
4.6/5Wonderful! (280 reviews)

"Our only complaint was that the normally excellent breakfast was mediocre at best - the fruit, orange juice and bread were all underwhelming in taste. Odd given that the breakfasts are normally quite good. Even more so given that Aubergine is one of the finest restaurants in the Bay Area."…"

Reviewed on Mar 7, 2020

L Auberge Carmel
Quail Lodge & Golf Club
4 out of 5
8205 VALLEY GREENS DRIVE, Carmel, CA
The price is $225 per night
4.6/5Exceptional! (1,288 reviews)

"Wonderful service and beautiful bedroom and grounds."…"

Reviewed on Mar 19, 2020

Quail Lodge & Golf Club
Carmel Lodge
3 out of 5
San Carlos St at 5th Ave, Carmel, CA
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The price is $169 per night
3.8/5Good! (991 reviews)

"Loved being right downtown & being able to walk to the beach, the shops and a plethora of restaurants! Greatly appreciated the free parking and there is free wifi. The property is older but extremely clean and it’s obvious the staff take pride in what they do! Our little balcony was lovely; the patio ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 7, 2020

Carmel Lodge
Carmel Valley Ranch - The Unbound Collection by Hyatt
4 out of 5
One Old Ranch Road, Carmel, CA
The price is $375 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (703 reviews)

"The room was amazing, and so was the room service!"…"

Reviewed on Feb 29, 2020

Carmel Valley Ranch - The Unbound Collection by Hyatt
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Romantic Spa Hotels

Ocean & Sunset View Retreat With hot tub
4.9/5Exceptional! (101 reviews)
Great stay, with breathtaking views - private home - close to everything

"We absolutely enjoyed the house with its breathtaking views and lush greenery and beautiful plants and flowers! The house is privately located but close to the city center - drives such as Big Sur and 17 mile drive! For those who love to cook, the kitchen is stocked with all cooking essentials!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 20, 2020

Ocean & Sunset View Retreat With hot tub
Carmel Valley Ranch - The Unbound Collection by Hyatt
4 out of 5
One Old Ranch Road, Carmel, CA
The price is $375 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (703 reviews)

"The room was amazing, and so was the room service!"…"

Reviewed on Feb 29, 2020

Carmel Valley Ranch - The Unbound Collection by Hyatt
Coachman's Inn, A Four Sisters Inn
3 out of 5
San Carlos At Seventh, Carmel, CA
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The price is $172 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (619 reviews)

"Lovely rooms, friendly service and located in the middle of Carmel"…"

Reviewed on Mar 9, 2020

Coachman's Inn, A Four Sisters Inn
Carmel Mission Inn & Fuse Lounge Café
3.5 out of 5
3665 Rio Rd, Carmel, CA
The price is $96 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (2,027 reviews)

"Nice property in a good location. Everything was clean and the grounds were well manicured. The bed was comfortable and our unit at a beautiful bathroom. Can’t wait to come back for the wonderful amenities including the beautiful swimming pool!"…"

Reviewed on Jun 2, 2020

Carmel Mission Inn & Fuse Lounge Café
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Romantic Hotels and Accommodations in Carmel

Are you and your partner looking for a romantic getaway? Couples choose Carmel for its beautiful ocean views and major shopping area. If you want to spend a romantic day sharing a bottle of wine with your love, you might plan a visit to Blair Estate Tasting Room, Galante Vineyards, or Wrath Winery.

Whether you want to watch the sunset from your balcony or lounge around in luxurious bedding, you can pick from 39 hotels and other accommodations in Carmel to make for the perfect getaway.

Our guests enjoy these choices for their romantic atmosphere:

Quail Lodge & Golf Club: This 4-star hotel offers an outdoor pool, 2 restaurants, and a bar. Our guests appreciate its spacious rooms and helpful staff.

Carmel River Inn: Property featuring a seasonal outdoor pool, free WiFi, and free parking. Customers give good reviews for its spacious rooms and beach locale.

Tradewinds Carmel: With a stay at this 3.5-star inn, you'll have access to massages, free WiFi, and free parking. Expedia travelers speak highly of its comfortable rooms and walkable location.

The Vagabond's House: This 4-star B&B offers couples' treatment rooms, free breakfast, and free WiFi. Our guests appreciate its comfortable beds and helpful staff.

Cozy Cottage in a Lovely Little Town Near the Pacific Ocean: Cottage featuring a fireplace, a kitchen, and a patio. Customers give good reviews for its walkable location and convenient parking.

When is the Best Time to Visit Carmel?

Weather can be an important factor in your romantic holiday, so we've gathered seasonal rainfall and temperature stats to help you pick the best travel dates:

  • 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

Sightseeing in and Around Carmel

There's nothing better than wandering around a new place with your sweetheart, so consider checking out all there is to see and do in Carmel. Couples looking for a little of everything will enjoy Carmel for its seaside, sunsets, and shopping. You might think about stopping by Carmel Beach, Point Lobos State Reserve, or Bixby Bridge while you're seeing the sights.

Travelers also enjoy Carmel for its:
  • Pebble beaches
  • Flowers
  • Riverfront
  • Art

Getting Around Carmel

To get to Carmel, you can fly into Monterey, CA (MRY-Monterey Peninsula), which is the closest major airport, located 4.8 mi (7.7 km) from the city center. If you'd like to venture out around the area, you may want a rental car for your journey.

Frequently asked questions

Searching for romantic hotels in Carmel?
If you and your partner need a romantic vacation, we’d like to help you plan for it. Couples choose Carmel for its ocean views and sunsets. If you want to spend a romantic day sharing a bottle of wine with your love, you might plan a visit to Blair Estate Tasting Room, Galante Vineyards, or Wrath Winery. Whether you’d like to watch the sunset from your balcony or lounge around in luxurious bedding, you can pick from 39 hotels and other accommodations in Carmel to make for the perfect getaway.
What's the best place to stay for a couple visiting Carmel?
Adobe Inn is a favorite 3.5-star hotel for couples, and features in-room fireplaces and free WiFi. Other good options for your romantic getaway include Carmel Valley Ranch - The Unbound Collection by Hyatt and La Playa Carmel.
What's the seasonal weather like in Carmel?
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 rainfall for Carmel is 21 inches.
What is there to do in Carmel?
There’s nothing better than wandering around a new destination with your sweetheart, so consider taking time to discover all that Carmel has to offer. Couples looking for a little of everything will enjoy Carmel for its seaside, sunsets, and shopping. You might think about stopping by Carmel Beach, 17-Mile Drive, or Carmel Mission Basilica while you’re seeing the sights.
What's the best way to get around Carmel?
Make your way to Carmel with a flight to Monterey, CA (MRY-Monterey Peninsula), which is the closest major airport located 4.8 mi (7.7 km) from the city center. If you’d like to explore around the area, you may want a rental car for your journey.

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