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Horizon Inn & Ocean View Lodge

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Junipero Street and 3rd Avenue, Carmel, CA 93921
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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San Jose, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We were pleasantly surprised with this property. We made last minute plans for Valentine's Day 2015 weekend to take a special trip to one of our favorite cities, Carmel by the Sea. Normally one would be required to book 2 nights during a weekend visit, but we only wanted one night. This year happened to fall on the same weekend... More 

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Huntington, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed here over a weekend, the hotel was easy walk to restaurants, ( down the hill 4 blocks) (shopping down hill 7 blocks, ), and check in was 1-2-3.. The room had a nice fireplace, ( gas), free breakfast basket delivered to door, ( cereal, fruit, Danish, juice). The TV. was large, 4 inch with many channels.. Parking free,... More 

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Austin, TX
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Having stayed here before, we reserved two nights, for a King ocean view NS room. This hotel has a lot of comfortable amenities. The staff (we only saw two people at check-in and a maid) was friendly and helpful, the continental breakfast in a basket (left outside the door in the morning) is filling and thoughtful, and the view off... More 

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San Luis Obispo
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The room was fine but they deliver a continental breakfast to your room. The problem is that you don't get to choose what you want. I don't want a sugary cereal and a pastry or a plain bagel. There was fresh fruit included. Convenient location for walking into the center of town.

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Oakland, California, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

Carmel, with love! We have been frequent guests at both the Horizon Inn AND the Ocean View Lodge since 1998. Both facilities offer the comforts of home (and then some, like a breakfast basket delivered to your room with a newspaper!). No need to worry about parking at the top of the hill in Carmel - there's a lot, lower... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Breathtaking views of the water and ocean, as well as the mountains. We could see the fog line roll in from the water along the ridge line of the mountain. The inn was quiet and peaceful. The grounds were well-kept. The location affords a short walk into town and to the beach.

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Atlanta,GA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

ocean views from the room. Quiet location for resting but you are walking distance to everything delightful in Carmel. Our king size bed was very comfortable and the breakfast basket in the morning eases you into the day. The decor and fabrics were a bit dated but this is a spotless and super safe spot. Also great hub for Big... More 

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Lantana, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

We stayed for two nights on our journey up the PCH. I had very high hopes as I read several reviews. In the end it was just ok for us. (I would give a 3.5 if I could). Rooms were very dated 1980s decor. We didn't have a fireplace as some mentioned. Carpets had some stains. Otherwise very clean. Loved... More 

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Macomb, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

I enjoyed my two night stay here. The bed was comfortable and the room was clean. Breakfast was delivered to the room daily in a picnic basket. There was a fireplace in the room and this was a nice touch because in early April the nights are a bit cool. Many restaurants were located only a few blocks away. Downhill... More 

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Walton-On-Thames, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

We stayed at the Inn for only one night and was disappointed with the overall appearance of the room the brown and beige decoration made it feel dismal, it had a large spa bath in the Main room which seemed to be a waste, especially with the shortage of water in California, however on a positive note the log fire... More 

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