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BEST WESTERN PLUS Carmel Bay View Inn

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Junipero Street between Fifth and Sixth Street, PO Box 3715, Carmel, CA 93921
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  • Location
    4.5 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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Los Angeles, California
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We enjoyed our short stay at this quaint little property. Our room was comfortable, very clean, and included a deck that faced the Pacific. Although the ocean is blocks away, the view is nonetheless lovely. The breakfast buffet was tasty and offered many choices. The staff here was friendly and helpful. We look forward to returning to charming Carmel and... More 

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Bethesda, MD
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37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I did not need a view of the ocean from the hotel because you can walk to the ocean to see a better view. The layout of this hotel is beyond peculiar. I stayed on the back side and the elevator doesn't service all floors. Best feature of this place is that you can walk across the street and eat... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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18 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great little hotel, a little tough to find in the dark, but worth the hunt. Friendly checkin staff, parking can involve driving a road or two away to park behind the rooms. Pool is heated, but not that private as some rooms over look it. Breakfast is 'American' so don't expect a great choice. I had waffles, made myself which... More 

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Reno, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

For those considering a trip to Carmel-by-the-Sea, it is an enjoyable place to visit with activities for everyone. All of the hotels and inns in Carmel proper are quaint, older properties--and, I've stayed at many during the years. The Carmel Bay View Inn is one of the best, if you are looking for a view room with a fireplace. Ask... More 

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milwaukee, wisconsin
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168 helpful votes 168 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Definitely wanted a balcony and a view of the ocean. This Best Western delivers. Very clean and well-maintained, yet slight odor upon entering room 63 (older carpet? stale air?) that we addressed by opening the door and the door to the balcony. Very reasonable price for the room. Modern room in an older property, so not as "Plus" as our... More 

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Carmel, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I can't imagine needing more. I just wish that prices were not so high in general. I would like to stay more often, but I cannot. $150 per night is too much. Half that would be too much. Just to spend the night, and leave before 11am seems like not having the room at all.

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Lake Havasu City, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a very nice ,comfortable,and safe hotel.The grounds were very neat and tidy.At night its so quiet you can hear the waves of the ocean. It is an older hotel but it is very clean with new remodeled rooms.I definitely go back!!

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Boulder, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We really enjoyed this hotel in Carmel. We had a great room on the 5th floor with a view of the ocean. It was well located so we could walk everywhere.Wwe would definitely stay here again when visiting Carmel.

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Newbury, New Hampshire
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4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a great find in Carmel. The rooms have just been redone and it was lovely. Very clean and orderly and a fair price. Breakfast was quite decent for a motel. There was some noise in the a.m. due to remodeling but it was temporary. There was no air conditioning but we did not need it as the weather... More 

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San Francisco, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm always a little careful when booking a chain hotel, especially siince Carmel has so many cute Inns and B&Bs, but this hotel was a great find and it felt very much like a cute Inn. The rooms are renovated and have a fireplace in them. The bed was super comfy. The staff was extremely courteous. This hotel is privately... More 

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