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Pine Inn

4.0 of 5 Ocean Avenue between Lincoln St. and Monte Verde St., Carmel, CA 93921
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Tallahassee, Florida
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41 reviews 41 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful sea views, nice large rooms and bathrooms, excellent restaurant and wonderful staff. Don't be put off by the red victorian lobby. The rooms are older, but very well kept. Loved the older architecture of the rooms.

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12 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Carmel is a delightful town - quaint, artistic, relaxed. The Pine Inn is entirely in character - historic, cosy, and located right in the centre of town, allowing strolling to restaurants, galleries and shops. It is modestly priced, compared with some of the high-end accommodations in town. The rooms are small, but clean and comfortable. Somewhat dated plumbing, but functional.... More 

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Encinitas, California
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11 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at the Inn twice in the past six months. We liked the friendly staff, free breakfast, and location. The off street parking lot fills up,early. The rooms had good and not so good features: (+) comfortable beds, bathrooms, lots of towels; (-) rooms are dark, not all of the furniture is comfortable and could not open windows in one... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My husband chose this hotel for a little getaway and I can't say enough good things about our experience at Pine Inn! Our room had a gorgeous view of the ocean, which gave us some great sunsets. We kept the window open at night so we could hear the surf only a few blocks away. The staff was amazing, which... More 

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El Dorado Hills, California
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

I took my mother to Carmel to celebrate her 80th birthday. Because I booked our room through a web based resource, rather than with the hotel, I was unable to request a room with two beds. When we arrived at the hotel, the room reserved for us had one queen bed. I asked if they could move us to a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Excelent hotel!! Location is fabulous, with a terrific view of the ocean! Excelent breakfast included! Excelent jacuzzi! The room is decorated as old style, french deco!!! We just loved it! And we recomend it for copples and Family once we were there with our twins of 10years old!

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Montara, California, United States
3 reviews 3 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

We stayed at the Pine Inn for two nights to wrap up 2014. The location is right on Ocean Ave, right where you want to be. The parking lot fills up quickly, but we were able to get a spot at 2:30. The hotel certainly has an old school look, but we both liked it. The slanted hallways are really... More 

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Santa Barbara, California
12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Very Friendly staff. Made our reservation late,so didn't have great choice of rooms. We had 3 very small ones but was ok since we were 3 singles. There are no elevators but they have helpful Bellmen (Milton very helpful). The restaurant was nice.. The best part is the great location,walk all over town. The only negative was the parking. Only... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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58 reviews 58 reviews
6 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

Cool, old vintage building. Right close to the main strip. The lobby looks just like the pictures. Room was small but what do you expect? It was confusing to find the entrace with the small courtyard and the parking was difficult to find though, although there was alot available (mid-week).

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Price, Utah
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20 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

This is a cool inn it has photos of the inn back in 1902. For this old of a building it is in great shape!! The lobby is fantastic!.. That being said, the rooms are small, not many outlets and appointed well. Surprisingly the bed wasn't very comfortable. With it being part of Il fornio it has great dining options... More 

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Address: Ocean Avenue between Lincoln St. and Monte Verde St., Carmel, CA 93921
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Location: United States > California > Monterey Peninsula > Carmel
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Pine Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 49
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Also Known As:
Pine Hotel Carmel
Hotel Style:
#3 Luxury Hotel in Carmel
#16 Romantic Hotel in Carmel

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