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Blue Sky Lodge
2 out of 5
10 Flight Rd, Carmel Valley, CA
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The price is $107 per night
7.63 mi from city center
3.7/5Good! (199 reviews)

"Small, romantic getaway hotel with a private terrace. Communal pool, hot-tub, and well stocked library were very appealing. Morning coffee definitely a plus. I would stay there again."…"

Reviewed on Feb 4, 2020

Blue Sky Lodge
Contenta Inn
2 out of 5
20 Via Contenta, Carmel Valley, CA
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The price is $122 per night
7.76 mi from city center
3.7/5Good! (105 reviews)

"Great location. Nothing fancy just a place to sleep."…"

Reviewed on Feb 17, 2020

Contenta Inn
Hidden Valley Inn
2.5 out of 5
102 West Carmel Valley Rd, Carmel Valley, CA
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8.23 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (155 reviews)

"They need to include more amenities like oven . Bath tub is very small and shower like actually works like rain shower very less water. Breakfast has very limited options . Though place is very nice and Eco friendly and staff is really very nice ."…"

Reviewed on Dec 28, 2019

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Lx16 Valleyview Above Wineries With hot tub at the top of the Hi
4 out of 5
114 Story road, Carmel Valley, Carmel Valley, CA
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8.24 mi from city center
Lx16 Valleyview Above Wineries With hot tub at the top of the Hi
Carmel Resort and Wellness Center
3 out of 5
8 Ford Rd, Carmel Valley, CA
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8.29 mi from city center
Carmel Resort and Wellness Center
"pepper Tree Cottage" Panoramic Views of Carmel Valley, Walking Distance to the Village
Mountain Paradise in Carmel Valley California
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2.66 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
Definitely Recommend! The view and the house was amazing

"The house is gorgeous and has the best views! It’s very spacious. Good and fast communication with the host. There is no service in the area but it’s a perfect place to relax! I’ll definitely be back again"…"

Reviewed on Jun 18, 2020

Mountain Paradise in Carmel Valley California
Luxury 2-bed/2-bath Historic Hacienda and Charlie Chaplin Suite
The price is $695 per night
7.54 mi from city center
Luxury 2-bed/2-bath Historic Hacienda and Charlie Chaplin Suite
"the Nest" in Carmel Valley
3.5 out of 5
11 Scarlett Road, Carmel Valley, CA
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12.25 mi from city center
"the Nest" in Carmel Valley
Caramel Valley Secret Garden Hideaway W/ Heated Black Bottom Lagoon Pool
Carmel Valley View Studios
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6.35 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (89 reviews)
Gorgeous place!

"We had such a nice time. The views were amazing, and the cottage was super cozy and nice. It was exactly what we were hoping for. Thank you!"…"

Reviewed on Jul 2, 2020

Carmel Valley View Studios
Carmel Valley Villa Near Hiking & Wine Tasting
The price is $175 per night
2.66 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (1 review)
Great stay!!

"Loved our stay here the owners were very friendly and easily accessible whenever we had questions! Would definitely Reccomend. Super clean and very beautiful view of the mountains!"…"

Reviewed on Jun 21, 2020

Carmel Valley Villa Near Hiking & Wine Tasting
Valleyview Above Wineries W/hot tub at the top of the Hill: Lx16
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8.24 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (9 reviews)
5 Star

"Absolutely beautiful home. Outdoor seating for a small army. House is well equipped and close to the wineries and restaurants in town. Property has one of the best views in the Valley. We would definitely stay here again."…"

Reviewed on Jun 30, 2020

Valleyview Above Wineries W/hot tub at the top of the Hill: Lx16
Renaissance Carmel Valley Villa With Pool AND HOT Tub: LX3
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7.98 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (28 reviews)
Great location

"Perfect location and property for us to stay at for a family wedding."…"

Reviewed on Dec 19, 2019

Renaissance Carmel Valley Villa With Pool AND HOT Tub: LX3
3 Br-3 BA Wine Country Retreat On 5 Wooded Acres In Sunny Carmel Valley, CA
4.8/5Exceptional! (53 reviews)
Magical weekend getaway!

"This property was stunning and serene. We had a fantastic time with our family at this absolutely amazing home in the hills of the Carmel Valley. It was incredibly well-appointed and amazingly clean. From the moment we arrived until we left, there is nothing more we could have asked for. Steve was ..."…"

Reviewed on Jun 8, 2020

3 Br-3 BA Wine Country Retreat On 5 Wooded Acres In Sunny Carmel Valley, CA
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Visiting Carmel Valley

Visitors give high marks for the top-notch restaurants in Carmel Valley, which is also known for its wineries and seaside. Tourists can also enjoy the city's cafés, golf courses, and aquarium. Top sights around the area include Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, Bixby Bridge, and Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park.

  • You'll find 440 Expedia hotels and other accommodations in the larger area of Monterey
  • The closest major airport is in Monterey, CA (MRY-Monterey Peninsula), 18.1 mi (29.1 km) from the city center
  • The next closest is in Salinas, CA (SNS-Salinas Municipal), 18.5 mi (29.8 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Carmel Valley

The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the seaside and these places to visit: Hastings Natural History Reservation, Carmel Valley Community Park, and Garland Ranch Regional Park. Wine tasting is one of the top activities, while Galante Vineyards, Bernardus Winery Tasting Room, and Boekenoogen Winery Tasting Room are favorite sights to visit. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are Joullian Vineyards and Chock Rock Vineyard Tasting Room.

As you plan your vacation, you'll find 18 hotels and other lodging accommodations to select from in Carmel Valley. Here you'll find highly ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • Bernardus Lodge & Spa - This 4.5-star resort features a full-service spa, a restaurant, and an outdoor pool. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its bar and overall value.
  • Hidden Valley Inn - Our customers like the clean rooms and walkable location at this B&B. This 2.5-star bed & breakfast features free breakfast, an outdoor pool, and free WiFi.
  • Blue Sky Lodge - This 2-star hotel features free WiFi, free parking, and a spa tub. Expedia customers like its pool and helpful staff.

Outside the city, top places to visit include Fisherman's Wharf, located 20.3 mi (32.7 km) from the city center, and Monterey Bay Aquarium, which is 21.3 mi/34.3 km away.

Dressing for Carmel Valley

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 67°F and the nighttime average to be 39°F
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 78°F during the day and 42°F at night
  • July through September averages 82°F during the day and 50°F at night
  • In October-December, the average temperature is 80°F during the day and 38°F at night
  • About 18.78 inches of rain falls on Carmel Valley each year
  • Hottest months are usually September and August with an average temperature of 81°F, while the coldest months are December and January with an average of 39°F

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place to stay in Carmel Valley?
Bernardus Lodge & Spa is ranked highly by Expedia customers. This 4.5-star resort offers a full-service spa and a restaurant. Other top choices based on reviews include Contenta Inn and Carmel Valley Lodge and Resort.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Carmel Valley, will I receive a refund?
Yes, you’ll find most room reservations are fully refundable if cancelled before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of the scheduled arrival. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, you might still have the option to cancel and get a refund within 24 hours of booking. Add your dates and click on “Search”, then use the filter option “free cancellation” to view the best deals in Carmel Valley.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Carmel Valley?
To access more information about rescheduling or cancelling your trip to Carmel Valley, click here.
What's the best place to stay on a budget in Carmel Valley?
Based on reviews, Carmel Valley Lodge and Resort is a popular 3.5-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free breakfast and free WiFi.
What's the best accommodation for a family vacation in Carmel Valley?
Bernardus Lodge & Spa is a top 4.5-star resort on Expedia for families, and features an outdoor pool and a restaurant. Other options for your family trip include Blue Sky Lodge and Carmel Valley Lodge and Resort. Attractions in the area like Dennis the Menace Park are also fun for the whole family.
What's the best hotel for a romantic vacation to Carmel Valley?
Hidden Valley Inn is a favorite B&B for couples, and features in-room massages and private balconies. Other good choices for a romantic stay include Blue Sky Lodge and Carmel Valley Lodge and Resort.
What's the best pet-friendly place to stay in Carmel Valley?
Carmel Valley Lodge and Resort is a top dog-friendly hotel, and offers a seasonal outdoor pool along with free WiFi for its human guests. Other good options for you and your pet’s trip include Bernardus Lodge & Spa and Carmel Resort and Wellness Center.
What's the best place to stay near Carmel Valley Community Park?
Adjacent to Carmel Valley Community Park, Hidden Valley Inn is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this B&B offers free breakfast and an outdoor pool. Other good choices close by include Carmel Valley Lodge and Resort and Carmel Resort and Wellness Center.
What about the best place to stay near Bernardus Winery?
One of the top choices for your stay is Bernardus Lodge & Spa, located next to Bernardus Winery, and this 4.5-star resort offers a full-service spa and a restaurant. Carmel Valley Lodge and Resort and Carmel Resort and Wellness Center are other good choices within 5 miles.
What's the best accommodation for a beach vacation in Carmel Valley?
Bernardus Lodge & Spa is a top 3.5-star beach hotel with a seasonal outdoor pool and free breakfast. Spend some quality time by the water at Wreck Beach.
What's the best high-end place to stay in Carmel Valley?
Bernardus Lodge & Spa is a 4.5-star resort with a restaurant and a full-service spa, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travelers looking for an elegant place to stay.
What's the best accommodation for a golf trip to Carmel Valley?
Carmel Valley Lodge and Resort is a 3.5-star hotel featuring free breakfast and free WiFi, and it’s a top choice for playing a round of golf.

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