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Tickle Pink Inn

#1 of 23 Hotels in Carmel
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155 Highland Drive, Carmel, CA 93923
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Tarzana, CA
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70 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a terrific stay at Tickled Pink! Agree with all the reviews on all the positive aspects (amazing view, amenities, breakfast, nice touches; wine/cheese p.m.; birthday champagne/chocolates/rose!, complimentary DVD library) so let me just throw in my own personal observations/opinions: We stayed in Room #31 upper floor, fireplace, jacuzzi/tub, private balcony - highly recommend with these comments: 1. Fireplace positioned... More 

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

We are glad to hear that you had an enjoyable stay. For future reference we do have nice ocean view rooms with a fireplace at the foot of the bed and a standard tub shower combination. We hope to see you again and thank you for choosing to stay with us. More 

california
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93 reviews
36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015 via mobile

Having enjoyed the Highland's restaurant a number of times, I never stepped foot in Tickle Pink but SO glad we did!! Since the Hyatt was fully booked, my boyfriend trusted me and booked Tickle Pink! That's love! I said "trust me, must be amazing if it's next to the Hyatt with those mouth dropping views!" It delivered!! I felt at... More 

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2 Thank uama1
Krysty P, General Manager at Tickle Pink Inn, responded to this review

We are so glad that we lived up to your expectations and that you and your boyfriend enjoyed your time spent with us. We hope to see you again. More 

West Hollywood, California
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146 reviews
52 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2015

We enjoyed our stay here very much. Our room had a nice fireplace, and a stunning view. Some previous reviews complain of road noise, but we never noticed that at all. We were able to hear foot traffic from the room above us, but perhaps they were just heavy steppers. DVD player, with a DVD library that you can borrow... More 

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1 Thank Jonathan V
Krysty P, General Manager at Tickle Pink Inn, responded to this review

I am happy to hear you enjoyed your stay. Please think of us next time you are in the area. More 

Elk Grove, CA
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33 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

This was our second time to stay at TPI. Everything was perfect just liked first time. We feel relaxed and enjoyed the view so much. We stayed in the same room which was partial ocean w/ fireplace. Our compliant is the outdoor hot tub. The pool guy used too much chlorine. We think the room need to remodel. The furniture... More 

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

I am glad that you enjoyed your stay and we thank you for your continued patronage. The room you were in is a favorite of mine as well. I assure you that our outdoor hot tub is monitored and checked several times throughout the day to make sure the chemical levels are correct, I am sorry if the chlorine was... More 

Roseville, California
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8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

If you are looking for a romantic, charming get-away I cannot think of a place better suited to head off to than the Tickle Pink Inn. When my wife first suggested we go there, I thought it was one of those "adult oriented" places, which would have been out of her character,She explained the reason for the name and the... More 

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

We are so happy to hear you had an enjoyable visit. Please think of us the next time you are in the area. More 

Park City, Utah
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89 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2015 via mobile

This was our first visit to the Tickle Pink and we look forward to a return visit someday soon. The hotel is located in the Carmel Highlands and is best described as a remote hillside location, high above the ocean to allow gorgeous, panoramic views of the ocean. (This is not a beachside hotel - it is a luxurious and... More 

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

We are happy that you enjoyed your stay and were able to enjoy all of the amenities that the Inn has to offer. Our Deluxe Suites are very popular if you would like to soak in a whirlpool tub while taking in the beautiful views. We hope to see you soon! More 

London, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2015

We were welcomed to our beautiful, sumptuously decorated room with a chilled bottle of good champagne and chocolates. Stunning sea views and a crackling wood fire make one inclined to stay in the room, but the glorious coastline and charms of Carmel town beckon too. Bountiful, delicious breakfast served by kind, thoughtful staff. This place is a little slice of... More 

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1 Thank Christine H
Krysty P, General Manager at Tickle Pink Inn, responded to this review

We are extremely blessed to have such a loyal following of previous guests! We are in hopes that you will become one as well~ Please think of us next time you are in our area. More 

Denver, Colorado
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45 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2015

We stayed in room 31 for two much need nights away. It was so romantic and peaceful. Wood burning stove, amazing ocean views, beautiful room with jet tub and comfortable high end bedding. They thought of everything. The staff is so friendly. There is a complimentary happy hour each evening with good wine and food. Yummy complimentary breakfast they will... 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 peaceful and relaxing atmosphere in which to reconnect. We look forward to your next stay. More 

Petaluma, California
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75 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2015 via mobile

The rooms are wonderful! Very spacious, and well appointed. We stayed in Room 21 for two nights. Our room had a wood-burning fireplace and we had a view of the ocean. We could hear the waves.... But only in between cars driving by as the hotel hovers right over Hwy 1. Our third night we stayed in room 6. This... More 

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

I am sorry that your otherwise enjoyable stay was affected so much by the road noise. While Scenic Highway One does run below the Inn, and at certain times there can be road noise, this is not usually a common concern for our guests. We are in hopes that you will reconsider your decision and come back for another visit... More 

Walnut Creek, California
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2015

We were here this weekend for 3 nights celebrating my birthday. Having been here twice before, there was no hesitation on where we wanted to go to be pampered. There are many things I could applaud about the Inn, but we almost left after the first night because our room was engulfed with "smoke" from the neighboring rooms with fireplaces,... More 

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1 Thank Carole M
Krysty P, General Manager at Tickle Pink Inn, responded to this review

I am very sorry to hear of your unsatisfactory stay. Typically we do have a nice clean ocean breeze that keeps our air smoke free on the days when our guests and neighbors do decide to light a fire. I am sorry this was not the case during your last visit. Although some or our suites are Dura flame only,... More 

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