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Svendsgaard's Inn

2.5 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   At the corner of San Carlos Street and Fourth Avenue, Carmel, CA 93921
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Ranked #15 of 31 Carmel B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
Dononlake Northern California
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Northern California
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31 reviews 31 reviews
8 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We've stayed here three times, and each stay was very pleasant. They're dog friendly, and have a nice grassy area to take your dog, with all the cleanup supplies & trash can furnished. Although an older property, the room is very large, spotless, comes with a fireplace. and you're only 3 blocks from the main drag in Carmel. They also... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband and I have stayed here twice, for two nights back in 2012 and again for two nights this past March 2014. We went for our anniversary each time. We picked the king suite with the 2 person jacuzzi tub and fireplace. It was amazing both times. They deliver a small cooler with a pint of milk and the... More

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Buenos Aires, Distrito Federal, Argentina
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31 reviews 31 reviews
7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed here for just one night, but after staying would have liked to stay one more. The staff was very welcoming and the room was super comfortable, with a nice fireplace and a breakfast area + kitchenette which was separated from the bedroom. They drop-off your breakfast in thermal bags. Very practical. Would come back!

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Los Gatos, California
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96 reviews 96 reviews
12 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We love it here, nice big rooms with things we love...fireplaces and tubs...pups love the big lawn and the pool is very Nice. Very accommodating ..we have been here many times and have plans to return

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California
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37 reviews 37 reviews
9 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a friend's place of choice when in Carmel. It's located within walking distance of downtown shopping and restaurants. Most amenities were consistent with our prior stay: lobby refreshments, on site parking, breakfast basket and paper in the morning. Updates include, keurig coffee maker, terry lined robes, new bedding covers.

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Sacramento, California
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I took my wife to the Svengaard Inn for her birthday Superbowl weekend. We really enjoyed our stay. We have a small dog and the hotel is very pet friendly. The location is awesome. Breakfast on the door step was convenient.There is so much stuff to do within a block or two of the hotel. The staff was super nice.... More

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Orinda, California
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14 reviews 14 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Whether a girl's weekend or with partner or family, this Inn is always our first choice. Location, location! The grounds are well groomed and the small pool is very clean. Staff is knowledgeable and very friendly. The rooms are incredibly clean, the beds have white cotton duvet covers, not some old smelly bedspread that someone else has been using! Lobby... More

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San Leandro, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

a triple winner clean Jacuzzi and fireplace like close to restaurant and shop and feel safe garden is good for pets, worth it if come off months, free parking.My husband wants to return. free internet

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Elk Grove, California
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014 via mobile

Great location, dog friendly...well maintained...we loved our stay we booked two rooms for our family trip. We had 4 adults and 4 dogs and had the best time. Great garden area for the dogs to stretch their legs. I would definitely return. Walking distance to shops and restaurants.

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San Francisco, California
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41 reviews 41 reviews
10 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

I expected more from this property considering how much we paid to stay here. We selected it because of it's great location in Carmel, and because they are dog friendly. The property looks like a motel, and the "heated" pool was cold. The room we stayed in was small and nothing special. The bed was very uncomfortable and we did... More

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Also Known As:
Svendsgaard`s Hotel Carmel
Svendsgaard`s Hotel
Address: At the corner of San Carlos Street and Fourth Avenue, Carmel, CA 93921
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Location: United States > California > Monterey Peninsula > Carmel
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #15 of 31 B&Bs / Inns in Carmel
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Svendsgaard's Inn 2.5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Experience the European ambiance of Svendsgaard’s Inn, the newest pet-friendly lodging in Carmel. Located in the heart of Carmel village, most of the 35 guest rooms and suites overlook the garden courtyard and large heated swimming pool. Accommodations include complimentary in-room wireless internet access, continental breakfast and newspaper delivered to your door each morning and plenty of off-street parking. Most rooms and suites also include fireplaces, kitchens, and spa tubs. ... more   less 
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