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Carmel Country Inn

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Dolores Street, PO Box 3756, Carmel, CA 93921
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Los Angeles, California, United States
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is the only place that I stay when I visit Carmel. The location is ideal. Close walking distance to everything! The innkeeper and her staff are very knowledgeable about EVERYTHING! And they go out of their way to make whatever you want happen. The rooms are very clean and very comfortable . My favorite is the Tree Top What... More 

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Washougal, Washington
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the only place that I stay at when I go to the central coast; my favorite room is the Luxury King Studio with it's own private balcony. Being extremely pet friendly it allows me to bring my fur-children along for beach adventures, and not worry about having to find a pet sitter. I love the location out of... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When in Carmel I always have a choice to stay either with friends or otherwise. I usually opt for the Carmel Country Inn not because I don't enjoy my friends, but because I love feeling like I'm on a true vacation and this Inn is like a true escape. Walking distance from the beach and splendid vistas, great art and... More 

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South Florida, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Outside appearance was nice, however our expectations were not quite met as we felt the property was tired and in need of some upgrade in terms of basics, like stained carpets, walls in need of repainting, furniture was dated and in room accoutrement was cheap like cheap singlecup coffee makers, not comfy mattress, old TV's, Vanities decayed looking. In addition,... More 

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Amy J, Manager at Carmel Country Inn, responded to this review

We are terribly sorry you left Carmel Country Inn with this impression. We not olny strive to meet expectations, but to wow everyone who visits. When I first read this review, I thought this person had mistaken us for another property, after all, there are over 40 in this one square mile, many of which don't even had parking lots... More 

Pasadena, CA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We chose the Carmel Country Inn based on Trip Advisor reviews. We had a king suite with plenty of room, though the king bed filled just about all of the bedroom. The bathroom was large with a separate walk-in shower and a jacuzzi tub. There was room in the living room for our dog's crate without crowding us. The bed... More 

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Amy J, Manager at Carmel Country Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your experience here at Carmel Country Inn. We are glad you chose us to vacation with your pet. When we remodeled the Deluxe King Suites, we focused on luxury bathrooms, as many guest who frequent B&B's and Carmel request great bathrooms, therefore, the bedroom area is a bit smaller than it used... More 

Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed for one night in December whilst on road trip with our dog......and having chosen it based on the various good reviews here we really wanted to like this place. Should start by saying that the location is great- very central to Carmel and a very short drive to Monterey. Staff were polite and helpful, and the cookies and snacks... More 

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Amy J, Manager at Carmel Country Inn, responded to this review

Each of the rooms on our website described the location of the room in detail. They rooms are named and priced based on location, privacy and size. The defination of Country we use is for the decor, not an inn in the Country with horses and a restaurant and such. The decor is comfortable and not over done with antiques... More 

Rancho Santa Margarita, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015

We have stayed here every time we are vacationing in Carmel. The owner is caring and the ladies are so wonderful to us and our dog, Hank. The rooms are always clean and the breakfasts are wonderful with a variety of items to choose from. They love our dog Hank. He is welcomed by everyone who works there. He was... More 

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Amy J, Manager at Carmel Country Inn, responded to this review

We always enjoy seeing friendly, familiar faces and their Very Important Pets who travel wtih them. Thank you so much for taking the time to write about your experience and we hope to see all of you again soon! More 

San Francisco, California
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2015

We stayed for 3 nights in late December. The inn has a cozy kitchen lounge area with a good buffet breakfast and snacks and drinks available all day. Dogs are welcome and they even are offered their own special treats. When we checked out, we were offered snacks to take for the day which was a nice touch. We stayed... More 

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Amy J, Manager at Carmel Country Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for sharing your experience during you recent stay at Carmel Country Inn. We are glad you enjoyed yourselves and liked our accommodations and offerings. We hope to see you again in the near future. More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015

Dated and worn decor and furnishings. Awful bed. Poor value. There are much better places in Carmel. Fair location but not that close to downtown. Indifferent staff. Breakfast somewhat better than most.

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Amy J, Manager at Carmel Country Inn, responded to this review

We are a country style inn. Our website accurately depicts furnishings and decor. If you are looking for a modern, leather and chrome style "hotel" then you'll need to look outside of Carmel by the Sea. The inns here mimic and accentuate the country eurpean feel of the village. Our mattresses are hand made by Monterey Mattress company and the... More 

Pleasanton, California
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5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2015

Very attentive staff and extremely nice accommodations. Housekeeping was quick and responsive. It was amazing how quickly the staff made up your room each day. Very pet friendly and accommodating. Breakfast was good but I would have enjoyed a Happy Hour with cheese and wine so one could get to know some of the other patrons.

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Thank Bob J
Amy J, Manager at Carmel Country Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review. We choose to offer non alcoholic beverages and snacks in the afternoon during which time guests may linger in the kitchen by the fireplace, on one of the patio tables or take a tray to their room. Thank you for you kind comments about our staff. We all work very... More 

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