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Carmel River Inn

2.0 of 5 26600 Oliver Road, Highway 1 At Carmel River Bridge, Carmel, CA 93922
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Carmel Valley, California, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We live only about an hour out in the country from Carmel , but when we don't want to drive the long dark road back we stay here !! Staff are very pleasant and friendly to your pets !! The grounds are beautiful and nice grass areas for your pets to romp !

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Cathy K, Guest Relations Manager at Carmel River Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us at Carmel River Inn! We are pleased to hear you and your furry ones found our property comfortable and well maintained. We appreciate your feedback and review and hope to see you all again very soon! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My husband and I (and our beagle) stayed here last week. We are locals and had to have our home fumigated. Our little "stay-cation" was so fun. The staff in the office could not have been nicer. When we checked in, we were greeted so warmly and given special treats for our dog. Our cottage was a bit more cozy... More 

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Cathy K, Guest Relations Manager at Carmel River Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your great review on Trip Advisor. We are so pleased that you enjoyed our cottages and that the staff worked hard to make you feel right at home! Our location is spectacular and we are glad you got to enjoy all of the fun things to do in our area. Please come back and see... More 

San Francisco, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Wifi didn't work, ants on the kitchen counter, room was not good value - had a full bed and a twin bed... This info wasn't included when reservation was made. Not enough electrical outlets, and blinds didn't work,

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Cathy K, Guest Relations Manager at Carmel River Inn, responded to this review

We strive to ensure our patrons experience with the best visit possible during their travels and we are sorry we fell short of our goal this time. We are very sorry that you were unhappy with your stay at Carmel River Inn. The Studio Cottage that you booked on the website did have one Double Bed and one Twin Bed... More 

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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A quiet place to stay enjoy life and the city around. The room was comfortable and the location is close to the main place to shopping and eat... They have a good shower too, warm and clean. Walking around.

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Cathy K, Guest Relations Manager at Carmel River Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and our great location! We do hope you will come back and visit us again soon. We are making many changes to our property, so I think you will find your return visit even better! More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

cottages not fancy, but charming & comfortable, fireplace, very quiet, easy at your door parking, large bath. would stay again. only 5 minutes from Carmel by the sea, 5 minutes from 101, easy access to big sur. welcoming helpful staff. only negative is wi-fi is a bit spotty.

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Cathy K, Guest Relations Manager at Carmel River Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay in our cottages. They are charming indeed! We do appreciate your feedback and will look into the wifi issue that you were having. Please come back and stay with us again soon! More 

Plainfield, Illinois
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I chose this location because I was driving hwy 1 from the south and wanted something affordable that would be close to the end of my driving day out of Big Sur that didn't cost me $300!! I got this place for cheap on travelocity and for the price I paid I would say worth it. The bed was very... More 

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Cathy K, Guest Relations Manager at Carmel River Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for you review! We are glad you enjoyed are great location and your stay with us overall! We are in the process of several renovations, so we do appreciate you feedback. We hope to see you again very soon! More 

Los Angeles, CA
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We loved it here. Hubby and myself brought the dog and stayed in a cottage. It was comfortable and clean, plenty of space for the pup to run and play, and it was less than 10 minutes to town. Definitely coming back!!

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Cathy K, Guest Relations Manager at Carmel River Inn, responded to this review

We are so pleased you loved it here at Carmel River Inn! We appreciate you great review and so glad you were able to explore the area we are located in. Please come back and see us again soon! More 

Millbrae, California
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The deal was approximately 139.00 plus tax and we got the jackpot. a two bedroom cottage with wood burning fireplace and all the normal house stuff. It has a large front yard and large park on the side room no. 26. It was very quiet and seemed like a perfect place for me and my two sisters. We had a... More 

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Cathy K, Guest Relations Manager at Carmel River Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words! We are so glad you had such a wonderful time with your sisters here at Carmel River Inn. We look forward to your return for another "heavenly" vacation! More 

Greater Canberra, Australia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Carmel River Inn was very nice, basic hotel. A clean and comfortable 2BR cabin with good service at an affordable price. It was in very close proximity to Carmel town and surrounds, and we would stay again.

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Cathy K, Guest Relations Manager at Carmel River Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our property. We are pleased you enjoyed our convenient location and your accommodations. Hope to see you again very soon! More 

Chico, California, United States
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Half of the cabins are remodeled, I had stayed her previously in a remodeled cabin and asked for a similar one when I booked the trip over the phone. We arrived on New Years Eve and the cabins were full and we ended up in one of the unremodeled cabins which had a good bed and a large amount of... More 

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carmelriverinn, Guest Relations Manager at Carmel River Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our property on Trip Advisor. We appreciate your feedback and kind words. We are in the process of some great renovations, so we hope to see you again very soon! More 

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Address: 26600 Oliver Road, Highway 1 At Carmel River Bridge, Carmel, CA 93922
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Location: United States > California > Monterey Peninsula > Carmel
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Carmel River Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 43
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