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Tickle Pink Inn

#1 of 23 Hotels in Carmel
Certificate of Excellence
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155 Highland Drive, Carmel, CA 93923
Tickle Pink Inn
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Pasadena, California
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53 reviews 53 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Spent our anniversary here based upon a recommendation by friends. So worth the price. I recommend you spring and get the suites with the fireplaces and spa tub as the views are absolutely amazing. The robes are so soft to curl up with in front of the fireplace. I highly recommend this hotel to really have a romantic getaway. Join... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This hotel in the Carmel Highlands lives up to its reputation. My wife absolutely loved it and did not want to leave. The rooms are spotless. The bed is heaven and the so comfortable. It was a wonderful way to end our tour up and down California Hwy 1. Upon check in, we were met with a complimentary bottle of... More 

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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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77 reviews 77 reviews
42 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Overall we enjoyed our stay here, the staff were excellent from dealing with e-mail and telephone queries right through to checking in and out. Friendly, smiling and professional. Over 2 nights we had 2 rooms and both were spotless and well maintained with good quality furnishings and a very comfy bed. Rooms on the top floor appear to have the... More 

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Santa Clara, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I would have given this four stars if it wasn't for the glitch during check in. My wife and I chose a two day stay at the Tickle Pink. We frequently visit Carmel, usually staying in town so we can park the car and never have to use it again till we leave. Thats not the case for the Tickle... More 

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Krysty P, General Manager at Tickle Pink Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback and I am very sorry for the misunderstanding upon your arrival. Although we are listed on BedandBreakfast.com, we are not one of the participating Inns for their gift certificate program. (to verify which Inns do participate, off of their home page, click on “Gift Certificate” and then “Participating Inns”). We do offer gift certificates purchased... More 

Clearwater, Florida
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We had the pleasure of staying at Tickle Pink Inn for 4 nights. Beds are so comfortable and the views are spectacular. We were on the move each day and found this Inn to be a great location. 5 minutes to Point Lobos park which is a real treat. 10 minutes to Carmel. We also travelled down to Julia Pfeiffer... More 

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Krysty P, General Manager at Tickle Pink Inn, responded to this review

I am glad you enjoyed your stay with us, as well as the surrounding area. We are in a great location in which to visit all of the attractions that the area has to offer. We hope to see you again. More 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Don't let the name put you off. This place is wonderful. Sit back and enjoy magnificent sunsets right from your balcony. Everything about the place was wonderful. Service was impeccable...it reminds you a little like staying at a B&B. The staff are attentive without being intrusive and the comfort of their guests is of utmost importance to them. Highly, highly... More 

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Krysty P, General Manager at Tickle Pink Inn, responded to this review

I am happy to hear all was to your liking. We do our best to provide excellent customer service and am happy to hear we succeeded in our endeavor. Please think of us again if you are ever in the area. More 

Wynyard, SK
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69 reviews 69 reviews
11 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow what a view from the balcony of your room! Fantastic location overlooking the ocean. Went here to celebrate our 16th anniversary and everything was great. They even had a bottle of champagne in our room with some chocolates. Only negative is parking is minimal and tight but this is understandable as they are perched on the side of a... More 

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Krysty P, General Manager at Tickle Pink Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you for another anniversary celebration! More 

Tampa, FL
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83 reviews 83 reviews
20 hotel reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was one of the best hotel stays we've ever had! The attention to detail is incredible-all the personal touches in the décor, camouflaging the rooftops to improve the view, full-sized coffee pot, freshly ground Starbucks coffee and selection of teas, half and half and water in the refrigerator, a sound machine, I even found candles under the sink! I... More 

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Krysty P, General Manager at Tickle Pink Inn, responded to this review

I am so glad you enjoyed your stay. We do our best to try and provide our guest with all of the amenities that will make their stay as relaxing and comfortable as possible. Thank you and we hope to see you again. More 

Raleigh, North Carolina
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I loved this hotel! Everything was perfect from check in to checkout. The service was fantastic, the room was beautiful, the view was incredible and we enjoyed sleeping with the sound of the ocean. All rooms have great views and the patio is a great place for wine and breakfast.

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Mike K, Manager at Tickle Pink Inn, responded to this review

We are so glad you enjoyed your stay! Please think of us next time you are in the area. More 

London, United Kingdom
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76 reviews 76 reviews
13 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The only thing this Inn has going for it are the amazing views from any room. The bedroom and furnishings are clearly showing their age. The parking, while adequate, is very tight and sometimes I had to reverse out of the property to be able to turn. Breakfast is nice and so is the wine and cheese in the afternoons.... More 

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Mike K, General Manager at Tickle Pink Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback, I am very sorry your experience was less than you had expected. We are constantly updating the property both inside and out, with the furnishings being replaced over a time frame of two to three years ago. I am glad you enjoyed the wine and cheese reception as well as the expanded continental breakfast. The... More 

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