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L'Auberge Carmel

4.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Monte Verde Street at Seventh Avenue, Carmel, CA 93920
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Ranked #7 of 22 hotels in Carmel
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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59 reviews 59 reviews
16 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We only stayed for one night which due to traveling down to Santa Barbara but in hindsight we should have planned a few extra days in Carmel because it's such a lovely place. Upon arriving we were warmly greeted and the had valet parking although being Carmel it actually meant the car being parked across the road. We stayed in... More

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Downers Grove, Illinois
12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The resort was overpriced and not the best amenities. The drain in the sink was not working! The shower water was so hot! My husband burned himself from the water. I phoned to complain and they said the manger would be right up. ( He never showed up). The carpeting was dirty. They did supply you with a floor cover... More

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The Woodlands, Texas
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a lovely stay at L'Auberge Carmel. We stayed in room 20 which is one of the 4-5 larger rooms and overlooks the courtyard. Our bed was very comfortable, lots of extra pillows, making for a restful night's sleep. Our bathroom was very large, about 14' long by 8' across. Large walk-in shower and soaking tub, private toilet area.... More

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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a lovely one night stay mid-week in this property, which has a great location and a fabulous restaurant. The service was very welcoming and warm in both the hotel and restaurant. The rooms were spacious, but the appointments were average when, for the price point, exceptional might be expected. The bathroom and toiletries were great, but the room... More

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San Francisco, California
14 reviews 14 reviews
14 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at L'Auberge Carmel for two nights to celebrate our anniversary. We found the hotel to be really charming, centrally located (but off the main drag, away from the crowds), and focused on service. The building is old and historic, so don't expect soundproof walls and modern splendor, but what they do have are good sized rooms (although not... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a lovely visit to Carmel with friends from LA up until we checked out from the hotel. My husband and I had stayed there once before and were taken by the charm of the hotel and the convenience to downtown Carmel. What a shock to have our experience destroyed by the rudeness, abrasiveness, and depreciatory comments that the... More

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bilbao, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

excellent facilities, and amazing service - Andrew at reception - gave me the best Check-in service - polite and friendly and professional .... Food is amazing as well and you feel like at home .. we stayed there with my 10 year old son and celebrated his birthday at the restaurant..and I was delighted I made this choice..

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Den Haag, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
16 reviews 16 reviews
10 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Carmel has character, l'Auberge has a lot of character. That comes at a price of $ 1600 for one night with our family of 4. Ok, this is the rule of supply and demand in action. On top of that comes a service charge of $ 30 times two, which was not announced upon reservation; let's squeeze another $ 60... More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We stayed there for 1 night , the hotel is beautiful ,the rooms are big (we had a king bed room) the staff are helpful , the court yard is really nice for Breakfast or just to sit and enjoy it. It's my second time in Carmel (last time I stayed at Mission ranch but this hotel is much better)... More

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San Francisco, California
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

I have stayed at so many fancy shmanzy hotels across the world and at the end of the day I think L’Auberge Carmel is my favorite spot for a relaxing get-away. So first off, a caveat about what you won’t find here…L’Auberge is a small historic property in the center of Carmel By The Sea (great locations BTW) so it... More

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Address: Monte Verde Street at Seventh Avenue, Carmel, CA 93920
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Location: United States > California > Monterey Peninsula > Carmel
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — L'Auberge Carmel 4.5*
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Built in 1929, the European-style luxury hotel is located just four blocks from famous Carmel Beach and an easy stroll to the village's numerous art galleries, shops and restaurants. Major renovations have transformed the hotel's 20 guest rooms, entrance and landscaped courtyard into a romantic Carmel setting. Luxuriously romantic, the Carmel hotel was created for adults to relax, rejuvenate and nurture relationships—the perfect Carmel escape getaway. The interior decor of guest rooms is rich and pleasing, warm jewel tones accent the quaint charm of the architecture. Individually designed guest rooms feature the finest fabrics and linens, enlarged bath areas with radiant floor heating, some with soaking tubs. It is one of Carmel’s few full service luxury hotels offering valet parking, room service and highly personalized guest services. The highlight of L'Auberge Carmel is its intimate 12-table restaurant, Aubergine, featuring a 4500-bottle wine cellar. It is the passion of Executive Chef Justin Cogley. All accommodations include a sumptuous continental breakfast. ... more   less 
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