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Candle Light Inn

2.5 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   San Carlos Street, Between 4th and 5th Avenues, Carmel, CA 93921
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Ranked #11 of 30 Carmel B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Stockton, California
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We found the Candlelight Inn the perfect place for a short anniversary getaway. We went to the Farmer's Market at the Monterey Peninsula College and got fresh fruit and flowers. Then to a grocery to finish our shopping. Once we got to our room we were quite pleased to find that everything we needed was already there. I called the... More

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Danbury, Connecticut
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8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for 2 night on trip down the coast. Very nice, convenient property. Loved the fireplace outside--sat near it with a glass of wine after being out all day. Lots of restaurants within walking distance. Room very big, Keuring coffee maker provided as well as small refrigerator. Bed super comfortable. Table and chairs outside room on balcony-ate breakfast there.... More

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Asker, Norway
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

No hazzle, no stress, clean and smiling staff. When you get this at a fair price in this little town, you don't have to search any further. No aircondition in the rooms, but that was not a problem for us, we just opened the windows. No problem. If we ever come back to Carmel, we will definitely book here again.... More

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Sacramento, California
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

This is the second property we've stayed at with this hotel group. The Candle Light Inn was quiet, clean and centrally located to all the amenities of central Carmel, making it very convenient for walking. The property doesn't have modern hotel amenities in the bathroom (i.e. marble slab counters, stylist faucets and hardware,) but it is extremely clean and in... More

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35 reviews 35 reviews
11 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

This little inn was a great surprise! The room was quite big, with a huge bed and even a Jacuzzi! The outside is quite cute with a fireplace. It was very reasonably priced such that our stay in Carmel was perfect.

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Louisville, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

We traveled to the Candlelight Inn and Carmel for the Big Sur Marathon. I have stayed in Monterey for the marathon in the past, and would highly recommend staying in Carmel and at the Candlelight! The staff was super, super friendly and very tolerant of my neurotic state of mind due to the marathon. I was in the office a... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

When we checked in to our room, there was classical music playing. It was a nice, calming touch as we had traveled a long distance to get there. The fire pit outside was great, too. We sat by it and drank wine in the evening.

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Oakland, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Candle Light Inn was sort of an after thought when I booked it for a surprise for my man. We were pleasantly surprised at how sweet the room was and how great the location is! It's basically in the center of town, within walking distance to Carmel's finest. The room was cozy and the fireplace we had gave it an... More

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Bloomingdale, Michigan
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29 reviews 29 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

Our room was very nice, beds were comfortable, very clean.Good quality robes were provided. The room included a mini fidge with bottled water as well as a Keurig coffee maker. We really enjoyed the outdoor fireplace! We would recommend this hotel and would love to return!

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Corona, California
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4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

Pleasant, clean, well-maintained, quiet (save for the seagulls talking at us), reasonably-priced, an easy walk to downtown, *very* comfy beds and pillows. Friendly service, coffee and cookies at the office. Breakfast is delivered to your door in a cooler bag but we didn't have any as we ate in town. We stayed in Room 10 and had a view of... More

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Address: San Carlos Street, Between 4th and 5th Avenues, Carmel, CA 93921
Location: United States > California > Monterey Peninsula > Carmel
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Candle Light Inn 2.5*
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This romantic Tudor-style inn located in the heart of Carmel offers charm and warmth with a friendly staff providing gracious and personalized service. Candle Light Inn features 20 large guest rooms and suites and a variety of amenities including continental breakfast, daily newspaper delivery, off-street parking, and in-room gourmet coffee service. All guests will also enjoy staying connected with free local phone calls and in-room wireless internet access. ... more   less 
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