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Minibar, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Minibar, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
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Guest reviews

4.4/5 Excellent
917 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Pet Friendly
  • Business Services
  • Bar
  • Laundry

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Explore the area

Popular LocationGolden Bough Playhouse3 min walk
Popular LocationScheid Vineyards Tasting Room6 min walk
Popular LocationGalante Vineyards6 min walk
AirportMonterey, CA (MRY-Monterey Peninsula)12 min drive

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  • Standard Room

    3.9/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 300 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed OR 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsStandard Room
  • Standard Room, Ocean View

    4.3/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 300 sq ft
    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed OR 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsStandard Room, Ocean View
  • Standard Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 308 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsStandard Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible
  • Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed, Accessible

    4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 320 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsStandard Room, 1 Queen Bed, Accessible
  • Traditional Room, 1 Queen Bed

    Room amenities

    • 300 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsTraditional Room, 1 Queen Bed

The average per-night price is based on the lowest price found within the past 24 hours for the next 30 nights. All prices exclude taxes and fees and are based on a 1-night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

About this area

Carmel

La Playa Carmel is located near the beach and in an area with good shopping. Golden Bough Playhouse and Sunset Center are cultural highlights, and some of the area's activities can be experienced at Scheid Vineyards Tasting Room and Galante Vineyards. Monterey Bay Aquarium and Dennis the Menace Park are also worth visiting.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Golden Bough Playhouse - 3 min walk
  • Carmel Beach - 5 min walk
  • Sunset Center - 6 min walk
  • Scheid Vineyards Tasting Room - 6 min walk
  • Galante Vineyards - 6 min walk

Getting around

  • Salinas Station - 29 min drive
  • Monterey Peninsula Airport (MRY) - 12 min drive

Restaurants

  • The Bar at La Playa — 1 min walk
  • Terrys Cypress Inn - 5 min walk
  • Il Fornaio - 6 min walk
  • Mediteraen - 6 min walk
  • Dametra Cafe - 6 min walk

About this property

La Playa Carmel

4-star Carmel hotel in Golden Rectangle, walk to Carmel Beach
This smoke-free hotel features an outdoor pool, a bar/lounge, and conference space. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, concierge services, dry cleaning, and laundry facilities are onsite. All 75 rooms provide conveniences like refrigerators and coffee makers, plus free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Guests will also find minibars, free newspapers, and free local calls.
La Playa Carmel offers 75 accommodations with minibars and complimentary newspapers. Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Refrigerators and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers, bathrobes, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Limited parking spaces

Food and drink

  • 1 bar

Things to do

  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Refrigerator

Conveniences

  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • No elevators

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space (3475 square feet)

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

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  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Linens

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Cable channels
  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Minibar
  • Refrigerator

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Turndown service

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 4 PM - midnight

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 250 per accommodation, per stay
2 per room (up to 88 lbs)
Specific rooms only, restrictions apply; pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

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Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Resort fee: USD 39.00 per accommodation, per night
The resort fee includes:
  • Breakfast
  • Shuttle service
  • Internet access
  • Newspaper
  • In-room coffee
  • Concierge/valet service
  • Self parking
  • Parking
  • Additional inclusions

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Pet fee: USD 250 per accommodation, per stay

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property.
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section); guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Carmel Playa
La Playa
La Playa Carmel
La Playa Hotel
La Playa Hotel Carmel
Playa Carmel
Hotel La Playa
La Playa Carmel Ca
Playa Carmel Hotel
La Playa Carmel Hotel
La Playa Carmel Carmel
La Playa Carmel Hotel Carmel

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at La Playa Carmel and receive a full refund?
Yes, La Playa Carmel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to La Playa Carmel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does this hotel have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool.
Is this hotel pet-friendly?
Yes, this property allows pets (limit 2 per room) with a maximum weight of up to 88 lbs per pet. There's a fee of USD 250 per accommodation, per stay.
How much is parking at this hotel?
Limited spots are available.
What time is check-in at La Playa Carmel?
Check-in is from 4 PM–midnight.
What time is check-out at this property?
Check-out is at noon.
Where is this property located?
Located in Golden Rectangle, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Golden Bough Playhouse, Sunset Center, and Scheid Vineyards Tasting Room. Galante Vineyards and Blair Estate Tasting Room are also within 10 minutes.

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for La Playa Carmel

4.4
Excellent
5 - Excellent
567
4 - Good
227
3 - Okay
78
2 - Mediocre
28
1 - Poor
17
4.6
Cleanliness
4.6
Service and Staff
4.3
Amenities
4.4
Property condition

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Great location easy walk to the beach and downtown Carmel, amazing ocean view rooms. Friendly staff and beautiful out door and pool. Gorgeous Patio, bar and great setting areas inside the hotel.

Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

A lovely hotel with gorgeous landscape. Close to the beach and shopping.

Stayed 1 night in Jun 2020

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Moved to Hotel Carmel

Was moved to Hotel Carmel because of COVID. Turned out this hotel was just terrific. Service was terrific, great grab and go type breakfast room w fireplace. Will come back for longer stay just loved it

Stayed 1 night in Apr 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

So awesome, love this hotel and will be back soon. Great location, beautiful grounds and amazing breakfast.

Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020