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Normandy Inn

3.0 of 5 Motel   |   Ocean Ave. between Monte Verde St. and Casanova St., Carmel, CA 93923
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Ranked #13 of 21 hotels in Carmel
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Greencastle, Indiana, USA
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Three days of total relaxation in Carmel are not hard to take. And they were made even more pleasant at the Normandy Inn. The Inn is convenient to everything, which in this case is stores, restaurants, and the beach. The public rooms are charming, a mix of antique and modern. The small pool is surrounded by flowers. Breakfast (free) offers... More

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Perth, Australia
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40 reviews 40 reviews
15 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This hotel had apparently hosted Bing Crosby and Dean Martin back in the 1930s. The facilities do not appear to have been updated since then. It sounded like Fred Astaire was tap dancing above my head as the walls and ceiling are paper thin. Paper plates is what the breakfast is served on in the breakfast area which seats many... More

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San Diego
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel has a charming look, and is clearly dated. However, the rooms were clean - and you can't beat the location. It is only a five-minute walk to the beach. I stayed in the upper level, so it was very quiet. I had a really nice sleep here. If you have someone who has limited mobility, you should request... More

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windermere, Fl
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45 reviews 45 reviews
11 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

stayed here while attending a family wedding. very nice staff a short walk to the beach and town of Carmel the sherry and cookies in the lobby a nice touch also in the lobby are menus for many of the fine restaurants in Carmel very helpful

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not fancy, but comfortable and charming. Built in the 1920s the rooms are not large but well maintained and clean. Perfect location makes all of Carmel walkable. If you want the Ritz this isn't it, but if you want quiet charm, friendly staff, and reasonable rates this is it. Beware, if you can't handle stairs, this is not the place.... More

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Rehoboth Beach, Delaware
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband & I stayed here for two nights, along our PCH trip. We chose this place based on the reviews of Carmel vs Monterey. What a mistake! Our room was small, outdated, and had a terrible odor. I had to request a mini fridge, because we didn't have one in our room. Which they gladly delivered the next day.... More

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Vancouver, Canada
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

location - 3 blocks from the beach, near a lot of restaurants room - spacious, bed was comfy, shower has water pressure felt very safe walking around downtown, even the walk back from the carmel mission.

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Oakland, California
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52 reviews 52 reviews
8 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our first time to stay here, having been to Carmel 10 -15 times. We chose this inn due to being centrally located between the shopping area and the beach. That was the best part of the hotel. The towels were nice, as was the bathroom. The bed was comfortable. The room was small but adequate. Parking was very... More

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

Located at one end of the main road in town and about 2-3 blocks from the beach, the Normandy was a great find! Although dogs are not allowed in this dog friendly town, it is only because of the very senior resident cat. We opted for a room with a fireplace, which was a nice way to end the evening,... More

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Marietta, Georgia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

I love our room The staff are friendly Our room is clean The location is convenient to the beach and the village Lots if restaurants close by. Within minutes to Monterey and a short drive to Big Sur and 17 mile drive We're planning on coming back thus year and would definitely stay here

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Additional Information about Normandy Inn

Also Known As:
Normandy Hotel Carmel
Normandy Hotel
Normandy Inn Carmel
Address: Ocean Ave. between Monte Verde St. and Casanova St., Carmel, CA 93923
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Location: United States > California > Monterey Peninsula > Carmel
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
#10 Romantic Hotel in Carmel
#16 Family Hotel in Carmel
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Normandy Inn 3*
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