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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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Oakham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We spent a few days at the Tickled Pink, wished it had been longer. Fantastic location and the service was outstanding. An amazing haven, very friendly and welcoming staff. Great rooms and views, particularly enjoyed the complimentary champagne and chocolates.

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COLO
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed 2 nights and wish it was longer. Beautiful room (#20) with fireplace and amazing balcony with panoramic coast view. Breakfast had many choices and the afternoon wine reception was great. Can't wait to go back. A little pricey, but worth it.

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Valrico
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56 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We first stayed at the Tickle Pink for our 25th anniversary in September 2003, then for our 29th anniversary in September 2007, and recently for one of my "big" birthdays in June 2015 (I actually planned the rest of our trip around available dates at the Inn). From our first visit to our recent, we have absolutely loved everything about... More 

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Fairfield, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We have been to many places, but none as romantic and comfortable as Tickle Pink. When you walk into the office, it is like walking into someone's living room. The staff is warm and friendly. We got there early on our last visit and the room was not yet ready, so they offered us fresh baked cookies, still warm. They... More 

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Southlake, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Amazing views, service and location. Would definitely go back anytime I am in the area!!! Wonderful breakfast and wine/cheese reception in evening. Quiet and relaxing views from balcony. Small and quaint but perfect for two. Great for couples!

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Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed 3 nights at The Tickle Pink Inn. Our balcony room faced the ocean and rocky cliffs. The view was so lovely as the sun was getting ready to set, we decided to order pizza from a local pizzeria and enjoy the beauty with a bottle of wine. This was a remarkable evening as we watched the sun set... More 

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Naples, Florida
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Tickle Pink was as promised. Phenomenal ocean views, luxurious rooms & great service. As another reviewer suggests, go for full ocean view if you are able. Easily accessible to Big Sur area as well as Carmel. Staff helpful finding nearby restaurants. Morning continental breakfast excellent as well as the 4:30 wine & cheese.

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Stamford, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was our first time at this Carmel area hotel having stayed at Bernardus in previous visits to the area. The rooms are nice with the amenities mentioned in Susan F's review but the main attraction is the fantastic view of the Pacific overlooking Route 1. There is a nice breakfast and an afternoon wine and cheese tasting included with... More 

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Sacramento, Ca
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What was once a cute little motel behind the Highlands Inn, has evolved into one of the best Pacific Ocean hotels, let alone best on the Monterey Peninsula. All rooms have been completely refurbished and modernized over time, amenities have been improved, the improved again and then again. Continental breakfast is excellent, and much more than coffee and roll and... More 

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

Things certainly have changed over the years! It is our constant endeavor to add and improve upon all of the little extras, as well as the appearance and operation of the Inn itself. Please come back for another visit soon. More 

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I had a fantastic stay at the Tickle Pink Inn! The deluxe ocean view suite was very spacious with lots of amenities (whirlpool, fireplace, balcony, sitting area, refrigerator, microwave, and the best cable of any hotel I’ve stayed in). The star of this place is the view. Absolutely spectacular! I was a little nervous that the Highway... More 

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

We are glad you enjoyed your stay and that you were able to partake in all of the amenities that the Inn has to offer. We hope to see you again. More 

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