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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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    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
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Louisville, Kentucky
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I were only one night at briarwood inn. Really big room, bathroom OK, everything clean, just a little bit old and the bathroom too. Very good location. No need car. Restaurants and shops at 1 minute walk. I found service not too enthusiastic and not vey talkative. Just Ok for the price we paid. Would not repeat... More 

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Soest, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After a nice drive from SF we arrived in this little nice hotel in Carmel with a free parking Spot (hard to find there really) and nice people at the reception. Nothing really to complain about. Great restaurants around the corner.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

This was just what we were looking for on our 39th anniversary trip to Carmel. The room we had was very adequate with a comfy queen bed, a sitting area, and a kitchenette. The bathroom was small but served its purpose. The innkeepers were very helpful and courteous. The continental breakfast was nothing fancy but certainly enough to get the... More 

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Fremont, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

My wife got this deal on Living Social. We stayed there for 2 nights. Only positive is the location. The room was extremely old and dated. The end table for the bed was a small piece of plywood nailed to the wall. There was actually a fully functional VCR in the room- no DVD or CD player in the room.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

We had one of the best and biggest rooms #49. We purchased it through Living Social for a mid-week two night stay. Good: 1. The room was generally comfortable after navigating the stairs to get in. The bathroom is small and the furnishings are very dated. But, the king bed was reasonably comfortable and that is important. The long matches... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

Cute cottage and friendly front office. Clean and cozy. Decor could be updated, but that's just being picky. Breakfast was simple with pastries and bagels (not of the homemade variety) with coffee and juice. Great location.

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San Jose, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

This hotel is a great choice in Carmel, just a few blocks from the central business district and many wonderful restaurants, wine tasting rooms and shops. We had a two bedroom unit with a full kitchen. It was nicely furnished, clean and quiet (a second story unit off of the street). Granted, we did not spend much time in the... More 

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San Rafael, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

We had a nice sized room at the Briarwood - the Bedford Suite. The room was quite large with nice paneling. But it was very dark in the room. The bathroom, however, was very small and it was impossible for two people to navigate the room. It would have been nicer if they could have taken some of space in... More 

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Vacaville, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Hotel is clean, well maintained, and staff is friendly. Room was small with limited closet space, very small shower and very warm at night (found out at checkout fan was available to use but too late).. Parking spaces are very close and would not recommend parking large SUV or truck there. Breakfast was simple fruit, bagels, muffins, juice, and coffee.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

There are many choices of quaint places to stay in Carmel, California. Briarwood Inn was a wonderful place for my husband and I to stay for our one night in Carmel. "St. Anne" #48 was clean, well appointed, good space and storage & quiet. It was upstairs (keep that into account for large luggage pieces), and we had our own... More 

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