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Hyatt Carmel Highlands

4.0 of 5 Resort   |   120 Highlands Drive, Carmel, CA 93923
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Ranked #14 of 21 hotels in Carmel
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
Deborah L Tiburon, California
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Tiburon, California
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14 reviews 14 reviews
13 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This hotel was built just after the turn of the century on what I believe to be THE best location anywhere in the U.S. Hyatt bought the Highlands Inn maybe 10 or so years ago and branded it, so there are some changes (I stayed when it was the Highlands Inn) but there has been a successful effort to retain... More

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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We gave up trying to book a nice room at the adjacent Tickled Pink inn and glad we settled on this Hyatt instead. From our 2-level suite we could see back and left to the said inn (with unbelievably tardy responses to online booking attempts) and gauge that actually we did rather well with a superior property complete with stunning... More

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35 reviews 35 reviews
7 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The structure is still there, the terrific Pacific Edge Restaurant is still there, some of the timely and gracious staff service is still there, but it's not the hotel it used to be. The Highlands Inn is currently about 3/4 timeshare and 1/4 hotel and it shows. We had been to the hotel twice in the 90's and again July... More

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34 reviews 34 reviews
17 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is not the type of Hyatt you're thinking of, the kind with a glass elevator and a corporate rate for the conference you're attending in the basement. This is where you use the Hyatt points you accumulate from THAT type of Hyatt. This place feels like you are a resident of one of the most scenic areas of the... More

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Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
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8 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked the Hyatt after American Express told us it was part of their Fine Hotels at $750 a night!... We check in at hotel booked 2 villas. Sat down for glass of wine with magnificent views and was approached by young man employed by Hyatt telling us about Carmel and discounts in area. After 15 minutes of talking he... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It is perched around the Big Sur drive and you can directly see the sea from your hotel room. The room is much like an apartment. Kitchen, two bathroom, lounge (with a fireplace) and a beautiful room. I loved the bath in the centre of the room. The food is exquisite. I had some of the best food on the... More

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CarmelHighlands, Manager at Hyatt Carmel Highlands, responded to this review

We are so happy you enjoyed a wonderful visit with us! We thank you for the great review and we hope you will visit us again. More

Stockton
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I highly reccomend the Hyatt Carmel Higlands. The rooms are very clean and the views were breathtakingly beautiful. The service was beyond first class, from the restuarant to the valet, we highly reccomend this resort

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CarmelHighlands, Manager at Hyatt Carmel Highlands, responded to this review

We are so happy you joined us for your Honeymoon and enjoyed a great visit! Congratulations and we sincerely hope you will visit us again. More

TEXAS
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95 reviews 95 reviews
9 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hyatt Carmel Highlands is a unique destination for couples. It is located right on the edge of the Pacific Coast. We visit this property each year and always look forward to the scenic views. If you arrive early and your room isn't ready the front desk will treat you to a complimentary champagne...so sit tight and relax! We like an... More

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CarmelHighlands, Manager at Hyatt Carmel Highlands, responded to this review

Thank you so much for sharing your pictures and your wonderful review! We are happy you enjoyed everything and we look forward to your next visit. More

London, United Kingdom
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171 reviews 171 reviews
51 hotel reviews
135 helpful votes 135 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we wanted to stay near to Carmel and chose this hotel as it was a hyatt and we have a hyatt gold loyalty card which gives us some goodies we hoped to experience. Also we have stayed at Hyatt's before and been very satisfied. We arrived at the hotel and parked or car (we hate valet parking unless it is... More

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CarmelHighlands, Manager at Hyatt Carmel Highlands, responded to this review

We are sorry about your recent visit with us and we would love to discuss your experience with you. We hope you will call and speak with our management as we sincerely want you to leave our property happy and we are sorry that your stay was disappointing. Thank you for taking the time to review our property and we... More

Dallas, TX
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25 reviews 25 reviews
14 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It does not get much more beautful than Carmel and we loved this Hyatt property. The location is convenient to Big Sur as well as Monterey Bay. Our pacious room had a huge deck, fireplace and unbelieveable views. As you can see from my photos it is simply stunning. We will be back!

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CarmelHighlands, Manager at Hyatt Carmel Highlands, responded to this review

We are so happy that you enjoyed the beautiful location as well as the deck and in-room wood-burning fireplaces. Thank you for sharing your photos as well. We are glad you experienced a great stay and we thank you for the wonderful review and hope to see you again. More

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Address: 120 Highlands Drive, Carmel, CA 93923
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Location: United States > California > Monterey Peninsula > Carmel
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hyatt Carmel Highlands 4*
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Also Known As:
Hyatt Carmel Highlands Hotel Carmel
Highlands Hotel Hyatt Carmel
Carmel Highland Inn
Carmel Hyatt

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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Parking Kitchenette Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#3 Luxury Hotel in Carmel #4 Spa Hotel in Carmel #13 Romantic Hotel in Carmel
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448 room luxury resort nestled in Monterey pines overlooking Point Lobos State Reserve. Oceanview rooms include wood burning fireplaces and private balconies and 11 suites also include in-room double spa baths, kitchenettes. Renowned Pacific's Edge Restaurant(dinner only) and California Market Restaurant (breakfast & lunch). ... more   less 
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