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Hyatt Carmel Highlands

4.0 of 5 Resort   |   120 Highlands Drive, Carmel, CA 93923
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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126 reviews 126 reviews
29 hotel reviews
359 helpful votes 359 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Unit Features – We were in a 1 Bedroom Unit - #207. It is categorized as a “horizon ocean view” and it actually had a beautiful ocean view. We were quite pleased. The bedroom is semi-separated from the living room with moveable (sliding) panels. But because there were only two of us, we didn’t bother to move the panels. Because... More

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Quito, Ecuador
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We were in this zone and couldnt find a hotel, we were driving to see if we find something and we finish here. The room was amazing, spacious, great ocean view and it had a chimeney. With the kids we cook dinner and enjoy some mashmellow done in the chimeney fire. This is just one of the great expiriences we... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I don't like giving out poor ratings but on a five point scale I am finding it hard to justify an overall 'average' rating when we were so unhappy here we left the hotel before we were due to. First of all the positives: Fabulous location overlooking the ocean on an elevated position providing great ocean views and I found... More

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Nashville, Tennessee, USA
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Over the years I developed a strategy that to sample destination luxury hotels with a short stay on "reduced rate" before returning for longer vacations and paying their asking price. The rationale is that if they take good care of you on the "trail run", you will most likely be treated equally well or better later on. Carmel Highlands Inn... More

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New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I greatly enjoyed two nights at the Highlands Inn last week as I made my way from San Francisco to Los Angeles on a relaxing driving vacation. Relaxing is exactly what I got at the Highlands Inn. I had a gorgeous ocean view room with a fabulous private deck that lent itself well to spectacular sunset watching. A also enjoyed... More

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Pasadena, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Diamond GP member staying on a points+cash rate in the hotel side (didn't experience the timeshare side). This was truly a unique property. I used a diamond suite upgrade and got the 2-story townhouse spa suite with ocean view. Every staff member I interacted with was great, from check-in to the valet/bell guys, room service, and housekeeping. Some of the... More

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

My parents have a couple of timeshares at the Hyatt Highlands Inn, so we often go there when they are not using it. While I would never buy a timeshare for my family, I can see how this specific timeshare works for my parents, as they really enjoy the Monterey Peninsula and, unlike most, they actually use their timeshares on... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We're a family with two kids and really enjoyed this hotel. the hotel offers spectacular views and overall good service. we had two rooms close to each others, ocean view but located at the lower side of hotel. one of the rooms needed a some refurbishment. you migth want to book the higher located rooms as I believe there will... More

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Fresno, California
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12 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We felt welcomed from the minute we arrived. Matt at the front desk was extremely accommodating and friendly. I loved drinking a glass of champagne at check in, while looking out over the beautiful ocean view. Our room was spacious, with spectacular views. If I had a complaint it would be that we could hear people walking overhead but only... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I recently visited the Highlands during the Monterey Auto week for 3 nights with my family-the room is a small efficiency with a full kitchen large jacuzzi tub king bed pull out sofa and a small deck-our faced the ocean and the view was stunning. Checkin was efficient and the bellman was gracious and helpful with the 3 kiddies I... 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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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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