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Carmel Wayfarer Inn

3.0 of 5 Inn   |   4th Avenue & Mission Street, PO Box 1896, Carmel, CA 93921
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Ranked #28 of 29 Carmel B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

We stayed here for one night, We had booked our room that morning for the same evening as we were driving through California from San Francisco. Upon arrival the lady that checked us inn have us a map of Carmel & also tips of good places to eat and go to see. She also told us to walk to the... More

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Redwood City, California, USA
14 reviews 14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

I've reviewed this place before. We were back to Carmel after a couple of years and was able to book last minute at wayfarer inn. We enjoyed the stay as before, the owners are the same (very nice couple). This time we stayed in a first floor room which is adjacent to the street. It's not brand new for sure,... More

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Westlake Village, California
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

I have been going to Carmel since the 70's. This is the worst experience I have had. The room is depressing, like you are in the slums. The owner, in a thick accent that sounded angry, told me what a good deal it was. The receptionist, when I checked in, told me they fill the hotel every night. My interpretation... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

The only thing decent about this place is the pictures. They make this place look nice when in reality it is a dump that should be torn down! Peeling paint, mildew and mold in the bathroom! Old is too nice! TV out of the 80's, no fridge, no microwave, no coffee pot, no screens on the windows that opened up... More

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Las Vegas, Nevada
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

The Wayfarer Inn has a terrific location plenty of potential to be a comfortable stay-but needs major updating. 1. The walls are in need of repair and fresh paint. 2. The furniture and bedding appears to be original and needs to be updated . It's not attractive-it's a simple upgrade. For example the set of drawers the tv is set... More

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San Diego, California
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12 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

This B&B is quaint and tucked away off the main road (Beach Ave) and a short walk to shops, park, and beach. Includes breakfast, which is very simple (too simple) Belgian waffles, cereal, or oatmeal. There's some toast, butter and jam as well. Coffee is available and small sitting area is cute. The rooms was cute. Had room 7 and... More

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port louis, guadeloupe
5 reviews 5 reviews
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

We had the "condo" all to ourselves (the... 2 of us), but unfortunately one of the windows mechanisms was broken, so we had to put up with a slight draught all night long (late Feb can be chilly, even in Carmel!) Breakfast only consisted of toast and coffee. Apart from that, the place was quiet, and right in the center... More

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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

Stayed here previously and cannot believe how it has deteriorated. Sorry to say all the negative reviews are true. They even use tubs of margarine and bowls of jelly instead of individual servings at the breakfast bar. I really hate to write a bad review but this is not the place to stay.

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Santiago, Chile
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34 hotel reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

Beautiful inn, really well located and comfortable. We stayed just one night but our room was so big we could actually live there (big batrooom, big kitchen, huge bed, and bunker bed). Includes a breakfast with waffles, parking and wifi. The Price was OK too. Really good sleep quality. I absolutely recommend it.

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Chicago, Illinois
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

The room was hot. Tried to open the crank out windows but the handles were broken and I tried the other window and it had 3 large cracks it in. The furniture looked like resale shop specials. The pillow shams were shreds at the edges. Curtains had holes. The grout in the shower should be bleached. The TV was the... More

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Additional Information about Carmel Wayfarer Inn

Address: 4th Avenue & Mission Street, PO Box 1896, Carmel, CA 93921
Location: United States > California > Monterey Peninsula > Carmel
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Carmel Wayfarer Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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