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Carmel Mission Inn

3.0 of 5 3665 Rio Road, Carmel, CA 93923
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Midlands UK
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed here for one night in September whilst travelling from San Francisco to Santa Barbara. The hotel is in an excellent location, right off highway 1, a short drive to Carmel with a couple of shopping centres right on it's doorstep. Check inn was quick, the room very clean and the bed comfortable. We had breakfast included, but they... More

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guestservicecarmel, Guest Relations Manager at Carmel Mission Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our Carmel hotel. We are always pleased when one of our valued guests says that they would recommend our hotel. We have a great central location to explore all the Monterey Peninsula has to offer and I’m glad that you appreciated that. We recently renovated our pool area and I’m also glad... More

El Granada, California
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Had a fantastic weekend in Carmel -- hotel was well located, approachable retro feel, very nicely furnished, beautiful grounds, and the pool was perfect. Loved the provided rafts which upped the relaxation quota. We were in a room set up for all-access and the only issue was the strange shower head that would not stay put. But that was minor... More

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guestservicecarmel, Guest Relations Manager at Carmel Mission Inn, responded to this review

We thank you for the many kind words about our Carmel hotel. Many enjoy our convenient location and I’m glad you noted that. You also mentioned our breakfast which hopefully was part of our bed and breakfast package which is truly a great value. We recently renovated our pool area and I’m glad you were able to take advantage of... More

Berkshire UK
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48 reviews 48 reviews
25 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Carmel Mission Inn is a few miles outside the centre of Carmel abutting a small shopping mall containing a selection of restaurants: mexican, steak house, italian and oriental. The Mission Inn is in most parts a series of three story buildings surrounding a pool area. In total there appear to be about 200 rooms. The rooms are spacious and... More

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guestservicecarmel, Guest Relations Manager at Carmel Mission Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. We strive to provide a great value in this world-class destination and we are pleased that you noted that in your comments. You mentioned our clean guestrooms which is a testament to our hard-working, dedicated staff. We are very proud of their efforts and they are considered our greatest asset.... More

Foothill Ranch, California
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38 reviews 38 reviews
10 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

First time here. The outside grounds are very lovely with alot of greenery. The outside design of the hotel suggests it has been here for many years. The inside was very nice and our room was very nice. We enjoyed our one night stay. Very convenient location. It is outside of downtown carmel.

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guestservicecarmel, Guest Relations Manager at Carmel Mission Inn, responded to this review

We thank you for your review of our hotel and your many kind words. We also like that we could put a little surprise in your life. We also believe that we have a convenient location to explore all the Monterey Peninsula has to offer. You also noted how nice our guestrooms were and that the surrounding garden areas were... More

Rock Spring, Georgia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Carlel Mission Inn is a Wonderful place to staywhile visiting Beautiful Carmel and Pebble Beach. The Inn is just Great,excelent service,and close to all the little shop's in Carmel,off Ocean Ave. We didn't eat at the Inn while there,not to their fault we just started our day before the Reastraurant opend.

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guestservicecarmel, Guest Relations Manager at Carmel Mission Inn, responded to this review

David, thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. Your many kind words will be shared with our hotel staff. We are very proud of their efforts and were glad you enjoyed the service. We sincerely appreciate your business and hope to have the opportunity to serve you again. Please remember to contact the hotel direct or visit... More

Tamworth, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a hotel selected by our tour company for our fly drive from San Francisco to San Diego. Whilst it was a lower star rating than other hotels we stayed in, you wouldn't have been able to tell. Check in was painless and the bar was welcoming. Our room was well appointed and clean and the complimentary breakfast was... More

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guestservicecarmel, Guest Relations Manager at Carmel Mission Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for the review of the Carmel Mission Inn and for rating us the best hotel on your trip. We are always pleased when someone refers to us as a gem. I’m glad you enjoyed our breakfast buffet which is part of our bed and breakfast package available only by visiting our website or calling the hotel direct. It... More

Sydney, Australia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in Carmel Mission Inn in August while travelling between San Francisco and Santa Barbara . A good choice of accommodation. Great sized colourful room with lovely outlook over the pool area. Lots of colour and beautiful landscaping in pool area too, making it a pleasure to relax there in the afternoon. We made good use of the bar... More

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guestservicecarmel, Guest Relations Manager at Carmel Mission Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review the Carmel Mission Inn. We are pleased that you had a relaxing time and were able to enjoy our newly renovated pool area. Also sounds like you enjoyed our happy hour, available Monday through Friday, which is a great value. We hope to see you again in the future and please remember... More

Carlisle, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in this hotel on September 22nd 2014, we where driving from San Francisco to San Luis Obispo on the PCH Highway 1. The hotel is about 1 1/2 miles from Carmel and is located near to a petrol station. We had a sat nav and this ensured that we found the hotel first time. The hotel has an... More

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guestservicecarmel, Guest Relations Manager at Carmel Mission Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for your review of the Carmel Mission Inn and we wish you could have stayed longer. You mentioned the service and the cleanliness both of which are a testament to our hard-working, dedicated staff. We are extremely proud of them and they are considered our greatest asset. We thank you for your business and hope you will stay with... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was really pleased to find this hotel in Carmel. It's a hidden gem so make sure you find it! Beautiful little hotel, front desk people were absolutely lovely. The pool/hot tub area is really really nice and just an overall great vibe! The rooms are great size, fun colors ( though the room lighting can make them look a... More

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guestservicecarmel, Guest Relations Manager at Carmel Mission Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel and for referring to us as a hidden gem. Your mention of the front desk staff is truly the most important aspect of your review as we are extremely proud of their work. We hope to have the opportunity to serve you again and please remember to contact the hotel... More

Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were doing R.1 and Big Sur, stopped here on the way down. Room was clean, good bathroom, nice shower. Good breakfast buffet. free wifi which worked, comfy beds. I expected a 'motel' standard but this was definitely hotel quality and service. Frankly, better than the Sheraton we stayed at in San Francisco on all fronts. Only regret - we... More

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guestservicecarmel, Guest Relations Manager at Carmel Mission Inn, responded to this review

I just wanted to thank you for the many kind words and rest assured they will be shared with our team members. We just recently did a major upgrade to our Wi-Fi system and I’m glad you enjoyed the free connection. You mentioned the breakfast and I hope you took advantage of our bed and breakfast package which is a... More

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Address: 3665 Rio Road, Carmel, CA 93923
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Location: United States > California > Monterey Peninsula > Carmel
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Carmel Mission Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 165
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