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Briarwood Inn

San Carlos Street, Between Fourth and Fifth avenues, P.O. Box 5245, Carmel, CA 93921
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Ranked #20 of 30 Carmel B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
ladymharris Riverbank, CA
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  • Location
    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 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Riverbank, CA
3 reviews 3 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed this past weekend in room 41 with my husband, grown son and teenage son. The place is located conveniently next to the other inns and is an easy 5 minute walk to Oceanside shops and restaurants. The inn looks just like the outside pictures that management posted, it's quite nice.Nice staff. There is parking for each guest.The room... More

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Yorba linda
12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Our room was perfect! Quaint, romantic and cozy. I wish our fireplace would light, but that's okay! Everything was within walking distance and we were able to bring our dog everywhere we went! Thanks, Briarwood! We'll definitely be back!

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106 reviews 106 reviews
24 hotel reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

The Briarwood Inn is a charming place to spend a few days in Carmel, and usually I'd rate this place a 5. But this last time, while the accommodations were as good as always, one of the staff really turned us off. She was a middle aged woman with longish blonde hair. We came down for breakfast about 5 minutes... More

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Seattle Area
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104 reviews 104 reviews
28 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

The staff is nice. It is cheap. Location is good (not too noisy). Other than that, I really can not say anything all that nice. The room was dirty. I moved a couch and found remnants of previous guests' feastings. Yuck. The bed linens are not so wonderful, and the bed mattress itself is long past its sell-by date. The... More

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San Jose, California
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

We used Living Social vouchers, which included either a queen or king room. I asked for king, but we were in room 41 with two queens which ended up being just fine. The room was large, lots of windows, and easy access. We were able to park on the property and walked everywhere. The location was close to restaurants and... More

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La Selva Beach CA
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29 reviews 29 reviews
8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

My husband and I took a quick 3 day trip to Carmel (luckily we live only 2 hours away!) and our timing was perfect. Best weather I have ever seen there and I have lived in and around the area 40 years! Even if it was the usual Carmel fog and cold we would have liked our room, and then... More

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Sunnyvale, California
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

We stayed for several days. The rooms are clean and airy, beautifully decorated. Continental breakfasts were the best I've ever had. Exceptionally quaint! Walking distance to all the shops and restaurants. Dog friendly, but no tell-tale odors. The yard and flowers were nice. I was very happy and content with our stay. Thank you so much for all of your... More

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Sausalito, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

Our room was spacious and CLEAN! The staff was friendly and we enjoyed our morning breakfast of tasty pastries and fresh, sweet fruit. We were a short, pleasant walk from charming downtown Carmel, fine dining and art galleries galore and a brisk walk from the beautiful beach. And the weather was perfect! We plan to stay at the Briarwood Inn... More

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Rancho Cucamonga, California
20 reviews 20 reviews
19 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

I stay in the Monterey Carmel area often. I am always looking for a good deal. I found it Briarwood Inn is a great deal and the best place to stay. Price is right for Carmel. Staff very helpful. The new manager is a very nice guy. I stayed in the Mission 5 unite very nice. Once I checked In... More

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San Jose, California
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36 reviews 36 reviews
16 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

I had a Living Social voucher which I had made a reservation with and I had to cancel at the last minute. These guys really bent over backward to help me out with customer service. Although they didn't have to, they honored another reservation for the next month. The room was very spacious, clean and the bed was great for... More

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Address: San Carlos Street, Between Fourth and Fifth avenues, P.O. Box 5245, Carmel, CA 93921
Location: United States > California > Monterey Peninsula > Carmel
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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