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Sandpiper Inn Carmel

2408 Bay View Ave., Carmel, CA 93923
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Ranked #13 of 30 Carmel B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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New York City, New York
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Such a cute B&B. The staff were so lovely. The inn was about a 20 minute walk from the heart of Carmel, but worth it - right off the beach, quiet and so comfortable. It was the best sleep we had on our road trip! Breakfast was also surprisingly hearty.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We really enjoyed this charming place and I had my doubts as I typically go with the tried and true larger chains. There is no air conditioning although there are fans available if you ask. I would have suggested keeping one in the closet in each room but its available downstairs. The neighborhood is very quiet and you can choose... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the Sandpiper Inn for only one night, and as soon as we arrived, we regretted not having booked a longer stay -feeling which increased once we discovered the beautiful Carmel beach! The staff was really friendly, and when we arrived, around 6'30pm, it was coffee & (delicious) cookies time! That was a good beginning after a long... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arrived to a room that had six large pet urine stains on the carpeting. Room smelled of urine. Immediately went to office to request another room. What I was told is comical-- "we are sold out, so we can't switch your room. If you would have arrived earlier, we could have switched your room". When I arrived at 6pm, The... More

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Cypress, Texas
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40 reviews 40 reviews
9 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We wish we had time to spend more than just one night here, but we thoroughly enjoyed our stay! It is a fantastic location, just a block from the beach, and some rooms offer a great view of the beach. The bedroom was comfortable and the living room, dining room and outdoor seating areas offer many places to relax. The... More

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San Francisco, California
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

We knew it was near the ocean, but we did not expect a full, delicious, homemade breakfast! Now we know why several of our trusted friends always choose to stay at a bed and breakfast, rather than at a hotel!

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Copley, Ohio
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28 reviews 28 reviews
20 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

This B&B is very charming and located just a block away from the ocean. The rooms are very nice; no TV. Breakfast was OK - quiche, pastries, coffee, orange juice. The main problem I had with the Inn is that the host was very curt and I didn't feel all that welcomed. He made sure we had a map of... More

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Woodbridge, Virginia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

The location was great so close to the beach about a half hour or less walking distance to the downtown area which we didn't mind because we loved looking at the beautiful homes. Inn was very clean, beautiful, warm, great amenities. One of the best we have stayed at. Breakfast was a very delicious quiche and some other things. The... More

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Raleigh, North Carolina
16 reviews 16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

We enjoyed staying at this place. It was very clean, staff were courteous but not intruding. The room was a bit small but the main sitting area was tastefully decorated and very fitting to the Carmel atmosphere as a "Normandy style" village. Cozy fireplace, nice and relaxing music, good breakfast...Being close to the beach was great! It was a bit... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

We stayed 1 night in Carmel on our way from SFO to LA. The staff were friendly and helpful. Afternoon tea and cakes greeted our arrival which was a very welcome sight after a long drive. The room was small but clean. The storing of the hairdryers in a hall cupboard seemed a bit quirky and unnecessary. The continental breakfast... More

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Address: 2408 Bay View Ave., Carmel, CA 93923
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Location: United States > California > Monterey Peninsula > Carmel
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Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette
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Like being a house guest in someone's exclusive seaside home. This early California country style inn, established in 1929, boasts of ocean views and the sounds of the surf crashing on the soft sand of Carmel Beach. Enjoy the serene comfort in one of our cozy rooms, by the fire in our fireside lounge, or outside on one of our garden patios. The Sandpiper Inn is the perfect getaway for the romantic couple or for those that just want to get away from the daily grind and relax. ... more   less 
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