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Happy Landing Inn

Monte Verde Between 5th and 6th, P.O. Box 2619, Carmel, CA 93921
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Ranked #8 of 30 Carmel B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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San Diego, California
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290 reviews 290 reviews
37 hotel reviews
199 helpful votes 199 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Super cute little property with cozy little jewel box rooms. The grounds are immaculate, some rooms are quite tiny but still very very comfortable, the larger Rooms and Suites offer more sitting space and storage but all of the rooms are tall on charm. If you travel with more than one smallish bag don't book a small room-it's tight on... More

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I spent a weekend in the Hepburn room in mid-July, while on a coast vacation with our Wheaten Terrier. The service was impeccable, from the private breakfasts to the special treatment for our pup. Location is perfect...a short walk off the main drag, well within easy walking distance of shops and restaurants. In fact, I don't think... More

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Marlborough, Connecticut
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very pretty courtyard and room was adorable. Dawn was great and breakfast served in room was delicious-would recommend. we did not being a dog but many did. We heard no barking, so it's great even without a pet. The only drawback was our room (the White room) had a small bathroom and the sink was in the room- not the... More

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Cleveland, Ohio
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

My husband and I and sister-in-law landed at Happy Landings in mid-July. The new remodeling was very well done and the gardens are beautiful and restful. We had two rooms, Martin and Hemingway. We loved it. It was cozy, welcoming and quiet. We met both the owner and the manager. They do a superb job. We did not bring a... More

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San Mateo, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

My husband and I stayed here recently and had a great time. The lady who runs the front desk is so friendly and helpful. We made a mistake with our reservation, and she went above and beyond to help accommodate- she could have easily just let us suffer the consequences of our mistake. The room was comfortable and clean- I... More

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Santa Barbara, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Recently remodeled to accomodate weddings and while beautiful to look at is not as dog-friendly as other places we've stayed. You must sign a rules paper that promises you will not let your dog on the small lawn. Their own dog is no longer allowed in the registering room & barks unhappily about it :( (& this could be heard... More

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chanceditto, Manager at Happy Landing Inn, responded to this review

We sincerely regret that this guest's experience did not measure up to their expectations. Unfortunately they were given an old set of pet rules, which were much more strict than ours today. Dogs are allowed in the Great Room, where we hope to soon be providing a weekend afternoon Wine and Cheese, in the Courtyard by the fireplace and in... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

My family and I recently stayed a couple nights at Happy Landing. We had been looking for a dog friendly place close to the beach. We were pleased beyond our expectations. We stayed in the "Eastwood" suite, which accomodated my husband and I, 2 teenage daughters and 2 young puppies. The staff was more than accomodating, meeting our every need... More

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Los Angeles, California
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

This place is absolutely charming. It’s just been redone and it’s immaculate, comfortable and enchanting. We love Carmel and the incredible dog beach, which was a 5-minute walk away (Carmel is VERY dog friendly) and this exquisite B&B and its owner Dawn, is the icing on the cake to this sweet town. A really wonderful place!

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New York City, New York
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5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

I stayed at this is a beautiful B&B with a friend. The place itself was charming, very clean, and with lots of character. We stayed in the "Hepburn" suite which was full of light (and stocked with Hepburn movies which we enjoyed watching one evening). The owner let us look at a larger room to see if we preferred it... More

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Santa Cruz, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

My family and I had a family reunion at Happy Landing last weekend. It was a great environment for such an event, with the beautifully re-done courtyard and close proximity to the beach and Carmel Village. The rooms were lovely and the breakfast each morning was tasty. I would highly recommend the Happy Landing for anyone who is looking for... More

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Address: Monte Verde Between 5th and 6th, P.O. Box 2619, Carmel, CA 93921
Location: United States > California > Monterey Peninsula > Carmel
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
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Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Suites
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Completely renovated in January 2014, the Inn is nestled among whispering pines, close to the heart of the village and just a short stroll to the white sands of Carmel's renowned beach. Enjoy the comforts of our newly renovated rooms, patterned after great American icons. Most rooms have cathedral ceilings and stained glass windows,some with fireplaces. Outside your door you will find our award winning gardens, perfect for small events and weddings. Enjoy the outdoor fireplace area in the evenings. Every morning a warm breakfast is served to your room. And we are 100% dog friendly.The Happy Landing Inn - Come fall in love! ... more   less 
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