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Carmel River Inn

2.0 of 5 Inn   |   26600 Oliver Road, Highway 1 At Carmel River Bridge, Carmel, CA 93922
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Ranked #23 of 29 Carmel B&B and Inns
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

We stayed in the Serra Cottage. It had a large living room area with fireplace, and a kitchenette. So cute and charming-we wanted to move in! Your own carport, and lawn, and lawn chairs. The gardens are lovely, the pool was warm, and everyone at the front desk was friendly. A very sweet spot-we'll be back!

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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for one night - room was basic, but clean. Adequate for a family of 4. We were in the main building, fronting onto carpark and near by busy road, so I was glad I had ear plugs. Main down side was that the man on reception didn't offer any information when I enquired about places to eat, so... More

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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a large dog and that limited our ability to stay in the Carmel area. We found this Inn through Trip Advisor and decided to give it a try. The cabin was absolutely spotless, which is important to us. The bed was very comfortable as was the eating area. Kitchen was lacking in pots and pans etc made it... More

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Top Contributor
101 reviews 101 reviews
36 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been coming to this Inn for the past 5 years every August and I have to say it is the quietest place to get some sleep. The cabins (I always get the Steinbeck) are in a garden like setting amongst tall trees. You follow a little garden path to your one story cozy retreat. There are fountains, hydrangeas,... More

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Fairmead, CA
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

I stayed from July 28 to August 1st in cottage #21, Ohlone. I booked here because I had my dog and this cottage was one of the pet-friendly ones, so I don't know what it's like to stay in the rooms of the motel building. My cottage was set back from the main motel building, with its own carport, and... More

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Reno, Nevada
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27 reviews 27 reviews
8 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

I've stayed here in the cabins a few times. The hotel is apart from Carmel, but easy to get into town or to take a drive along the coast. The cabins are great, and many are pet friendly. They each have an outdoor sitting area to relax in. The cabins have always been clean and many have recently been updated.

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Islamabad, Pakistan
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71 reviews 71 reviews
13 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

We were coming through Monterrey/Carmel without hotel reservations and found this little place for a decent price on a busy weekend. The customer service was good, the room was good. Sure, it could probably use a little renovation, but for just a decent night's sleep, this place was just fine. No complaints.

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Nashville, TN
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31 reviews 31 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

I was traveling with my two adult daughters from Los Angeles to San Francisco. I picked this location based on reviews from Trip Advisor and of course the price. It's a great location, right off the hwy and close to Carmel beaches, town shopping and aprox 15-20 mins depending on traffic to Monterey Aquarium etc. The beds were lacking, too... More

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Torrance, California
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014 via mobile

When we arrived it was a little deceiving - but don't let that turn you away. The cottages are in the back with beautiful secret gardens. Also swinging hammocks and a romantic hanging swing for 2. The clerk, Maureen, went above and beyond for us. She scanned documents for us and another person printed directions for google maps. They have... More

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Long Beach, California
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111 reviews 111 reviews
38 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

I was upgraded to room 31. It is a serene cottage with a nice outdoor patio. The room features full bed and single bed. It is huge! So is the bathroom! The room is equipped with a small fridge, microwave, DVD player, coffee station, wine glasses. It has fireplace and bath tub. The location is very good- about 20-30 min... More

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Address: 26600 Oliver Road, Highway 1 At Carmel River Bridge, Carmel, CA 93922
Location: United States > California > Monterey Peninsula > Carmel
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Carmel River Inn 2*
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