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Tickle Pink Inn

#1 of 23 Hotels in Carmel
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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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florida
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104 reviews
46 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

So disappointed by this hotel! Was looking forward to this more than anything. Unfortunately, the weather was warmer than usual and WITHOUT AIR-CONDITIONING, the staff here could not make us comfortable. This hotel lacks good customer service especially at this price point. The furnishings are getting dated. The views from the rooms are outstanding. The breakfast is mediocre, but nice... More 

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Los Angeles
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35 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

this is simply a hotel you never forget. It's not the polished brass fixtures that give it five stars as it's a rather older, charming, "has good bones" type of inn. It's really the views from your balcony, the stars at night, the passionate coastline you sit in front of sipping coffee while watching the fog roll by from your... More 

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Edmonton
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10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

There are few word to describe this gem of an inn. From check in to check out the experience was incredible. If you have one splurge on your vacation, in this area, I highly suggest you make your way to the Tickle Pink Inn.

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danville, CA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Tickle Pink is one of our favorite hotels. It is a better value if you stay mid-week. Wonderful staff with freshly baked cookies upon arrival.They have thought of everything for comfort and convenience. Every amenity is first class. The grounds have been updated since we last visited and all is beautiful!

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Hoboken, New Jersey
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

my husband and I stayed at Tickle Pink after 8 days of pretty vigorous touring of San Francisco, Napa, Lake Tahoe, and Yosemite. This spot was the perfect place to end our trip and finally relax a bit. Each room has an ocean view so you can't really go wrong, and seems that the rooms have been upgraded beyond what... More 

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

I am glad that you were able to enjoy all that the Inn has to offer, as well as the surrounding areas. Hope to see you soon. More 

Napa, California
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28 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I spent 2 nights in this lovely hotel. Its charm and views have us returning regularly for special occasions. We had beautiful fireplace room with cove ocean view. The rooms were quiet, very comfortable and clean. The hotel is near Carmel and Monterey Peninsula attractions. The Highland Inn and dining room above the hotel serves wonderful dinners.... More 

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

I am glad that we were able to provide you with a relaxing atmosphere in which to unwind. Please come back soon. More 

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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Such an amazing hotel! The location can't be beat!! Arriving to our room and discovering a bottle of champagne and cookies was the perfect touch! Cheese and wine hour was a another delicious treat. The breakfast was first class and left us full and satisfied. The Tickle Pink Inn is 5 stars all the way, and we can't wait to... More 

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

Champagne, chocolates, cookies and a beautiful view! We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and hope you will visit us again when you are in the area. More 

Florida/Virginia
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Truly one of the most beautiful spots I have ever seen. Unbelievable, dramatic ocean views that are absolutely mesmerizing. I never wanted to leave my balcony. You can hear the waves all night long and it is the most relaxing sound. The staff were wonderful and the wine and cheese happy hours every night were fantastic! The room was lovely... More 

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

Magical...I love it! We hope to see you again. More 

Coppell, Texas
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47 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Gorgeous views, private suites, breakfast on the patio, and wine and cheese in the evening. I could leave it at that but I also have to rave about the room service that we liked so much on our last trip, we didn't even bother going out - we had it both nights! It's not easy to find but once you... More 

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

Many of our guests check in and then do not leave until it is time to check out. Room service does come in handy for these situations. I am happy to hear you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again. More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Came here for my girlfriends birthday. I was expecting a typical Inn style hotel but this one was above and beyond my expectations. Stayed one night in a regular hotel room on the top floor with a great view then spent the second night in a suite down below with the same view. The rooms were very updated, clean, tidy,... More 

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

We are in a wonderful location in which to enjoy the local area attractions. I am glad that your girlfriend had a happy birthday celebration and hope to see you again. More 

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