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Lamp Lighter Inn & Sunset House Suites

S.E. Corner of Ocean Avenue & Camino Real, Carmel, CA 93921
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Lamp Lighter Inn & Sunset House Suites
Ranked #1 of 30 Carmel B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Roskilde, Denmark
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41 reviews 41 reviews
28 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a very cozy little inn. We stayed in the Sea otter room. The room was big, light and clean. Every staff member we encountered was very friendly and helpful. We got great restaurants recommendations. The only thing that we did not love was the breafast. We chose to skip it the second day and went to Starbucks instead.... More

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Jakarta, Indonesia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

nice hotel but unfriendly manager of the front office! never smile,answered not even see our face..ohhh ssoooo rude!!! will come back if the owner change the staff.i also saw the dog poop in the other room so that's gross

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We had the pleasure of 2 nights in the Loft at Forest Lodge. The property is charming, the amenities excellent and the most reasonable priced mini bar we have ever experienced. Plus the history of the room was fascinating. It had been an artist's studio where Albert Einstein and Salvador Dali sat to have their portraits done.

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San Diego, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

On our 25th anniversary, we decided to rent the cottages that we always dreamt of going to when we were first married. At the time, we were kids in our early 20's and couldn't afford to stay here, but 25 years later, we decided to make the trip. The cottages look exactly the same. Very quaint, clean, and pet friendly... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great experience and would definitely come back here. Great friendly staff. Love the spacious rooms and the outdoor fire pits. Vey close to the beach, shopping and resteraunts. We had a blast!

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Austin
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stayed here for a couple nights as a weekend get away. This inn couldn't be situated in a better location. It's 2 blocks from the ocean and 1 block from the heart of carmel by the sea shopping/restaurants. We parked the car and loved walking everywhere. The staff at the inn was incredible; so attentive and... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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55 reviews 55 reviews
20 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great little B&B, think we upset the check in lady as we were late (6.30pm) and didn't get a great welcome but hey ho. Room was lovely, slight toilet smell but got used to it and we had to switch the fridge off at night as it was really noisy. Breakfast could have been a bit more interesting but adequate,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a small group of seven. We had such a great time. From the moment we arrived, we knew we picked the right spot. Wine and Cheese, and the very nice fire pits. Right in the heart of town, and yet a very comfortable setting. I had the Sea Otter room and it was perfect. Very comfortable and nice... More

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Redlands, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I can not stress enough what an amazing place this is. The grounds are beautiful, the bedroom we stayed in (Dolphin) was so cozy and quant (& clean!) We were able to park our jeep right outside of our bedroom door, so easy parking. There was wood for the fire in our room every night which was so romantic because... More

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Rancho Cordova, California, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Last week we took a last minute trip to Carmel and were able to obtain a room in this dog friendly hotel at the last minute. The cabin we stayed in was large with a sitting room and large size bedroom and large bathroom. Overall it was clean and comfortable. The only negative we had was that the bathroom caulking... More

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Address: S.E. Corner of Ocean Avenue & Camino Real, Carmel, CA 93921
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Location: United States > California > Monterey Peninsula > Carmel
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Also Known As:
Lamp Lighter Inn & Sunset House Hotel Carmel
Lamp Lighter Inn And Sunset House Suites

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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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A small seaside Inn centrally located in downtown Carmel. We offer free parking, beach chairs and breakfast. On weekends we have wine and some other small dishes for our guests. ... more   less 
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