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Vagabond's House Inn

Dolores St & 4th Ave, P.O. Box 2747, Carmel, CA 93921
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Ranked #3 of 30 Carmel B&B and Inns
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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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had such a great time at Vagabonds. The room, service and location were all fantastic. We had such a chilled out time here and it was a great base for Carmel, Monterey and heading down to Big Sur. Would definitely recommend as a place to stay in Carmel. Great breakfast too!

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63 reviews 63 reviews
29 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We had a lovely stay at Vagabonds. Our room, although being one of the smaller on offer, was cozy and comfortable. The breakfast was excellent and despite having some initial reservations about eating in our room, we actually enjoyed lounging around rather than dressing for a dining room. The hotel is in an excellent location for the shops and restaurants... More

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We got lucky and found a room here at a few days' notice for a spontaneous weekend getaway to the coast. Stayed only one night, but it was a lovely and memorable stay. The location of the inn itself is on a cute, sleepy residential street that feels very neighborhoody, while being just a block or two away from the... More

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Yokohama, Japan
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Although we were able to stay for only 8 hours due to flight complications, this inn was truly worth that stay. The gas fireplace was surprisingly comforting in mid July after a literally hard day's night at the airport, the complimentary not-too-sweat cream sherry was amazingly inviting, and the breakfast in the room overlooking the courtyard was one of the... More

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44 reviews 44 reviews
25 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The property is very special, with unique rooms at a good value and free parking close by. They serve a very nice wine/cheese party in the late afternoon and have menus from the various restaurants well organized in the lobby for review. I think if we had stayed in a different, larger room with a fireplace, my review might be... More

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VagabondsCarmel, General Manager at Vagabond's House Inn, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for your critique. It would be helpful if I knew what specifically was unsatisfactory about your guest room. If it was simply its smaller size, I wish I could make one of our larger rooms with fireplace available when they're already booked. What fun it would be to have those powers! Most importantly, I need to... More

Sedona, Arizona
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Vagabond House is our new home in Carmel-On-The-Sea. From the warm welcome, to the beautifully designed room (#10), to the delightful breakfast delivered to your room, and to the perfect location, nothing can top this place. We walked on the beach for hours, hiked Point Lobos, and enjoyed some of Carmel’s better restaurants. The best part of our visit... More

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Whitby, Canada
13 reviews 13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Thanks Randall.....a wonderful host to this great B&B. So helpful, we can't say enough. Went to Terry's lounge for drinks and Luca for dinner (both nights). The room was lovely and great breakfast delivered to our room. Will return again for sure.

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Rancho Palos Verdes, California
19 reviews 19 reviews
18 hotel reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Prefect location, incredible style, luxurious room, welcoming host - the Vagabond House has it all! From a cozy wine and cheese check-in (we happened to arrive during the afternoon pairing and it was wonderful mingling with other guests) to an effortless checkout, the Vagabond House provided an ideal stay. It's close to everything (walkable to restaurants, the beach, galleries) yet... More

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10 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Room 2 in courtyard very comfortable with gas fireplace and kitchen. No kettle for making tea! Breakfast delivered over stable door every morning but option of "hard boiled" or 'soft boiled" eggs produced only hard boiled eggs every morning. Massage bookings mixed up and had to reschedule for last day instead of first day, with only one booking available -... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a great find this was. Cozy inn a few blocks from the main shopping area and beach. Nicely furnished and very clean. Breakfast is delivered to your room which we really enjoyed. The biggest problem was being smoked out by the chimney from a first floor suite with a wood burning fireplace. The chimney sits just outside of the... More

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Address: Dolores St & 4th Ave, P.O. Box 2747, Carmel, CA 93921
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Location: United States > California > Monterey Peninsula > Carmel
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
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