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Wayside Inn

3.0 of 5 7th & Mission Street, Carmel, CA 93921
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Pleasanton, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been going to Carmel for 30 years & this is a very nice place to stay. We highly recommend it! Very clean & cosy but modern & updated. For breakfast, you're given a list of things to choose from & it's delivered to your room.

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are looking for a friendly and conveniently located hotel in Carmel look no further. Very friendly staff, great location, well priced and very comfortable rooms with a bonus breakfast. Don't miss this beautiful town Rob Gooden from Perth Australia

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Oakland Ca
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel staff were friendly and helpful. The room was very clean and met all our needs. There was even a flashlight in the drawer as Carmel is very dark at night. Breakfast was great. You ordered from many choices including quiche, cereal, fruit, yogurt, and pastries. The breakfast was then delivered to your door at the time you requested.... More 

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San Antonio, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Great location, quiet, breakfast delivered to your room, friendly staff, clean, and comfortable bed. we staye in a corner room upstairs that provided a nice cross breeze in the evening. rooms aren't the biggest but you're not in Carmel to stay in your room.

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Wyckoff, New Jersey
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014 via mobile

We stayed here one night on our trip down the coast from San Francisco to LA. Although we saw the room online when we booked we were pleasantly surprised to find it even more charming ( you know sometimes those professional pictures can be misleading) than we expected. Check in went smoothly although in a more personal setting of a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

We stayed for a night in this well located inn. The accommodation was very generous. Our bed was comfortable and we had an excellent nights sleep. Breakfast is delivered to your room. We were both slightly underwhelmed by our choices but that was really the only negative. Great spot for exploring all that Carmel has to offer.

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Juan R, Manager at Wayside Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your accommodations and were able to explore downtown Carmel. We are very fortunate to be located so close to all the shops, restaurants, and galleries. Thank you for your feedback about our breakfast service. We started the upgraded breakfast this year, and are excited with the improvements made and the... More 

York, Pennsylvania
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3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Our stay at the Wayside Inn exceeded our expectation. The staff was wonderful and helped us get the most enjoyment from this trip to Carmel. The rooms were great, the setting beautiful. Sitting on our patio with a glass of wine, enjoying the cool evening breeze, talking to other guest and walking the town made for a beautiful get-away. Walking... More 

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Juan R, Manager at Wayside Inn, responded to this review

Dear Francine, Thank you for your review. We take great pride in providing an inviting and relaxing getaway and it sounds like you had a great time. I will be sure to share your kind words with our staff. We hope you will join us again in the future to enjoy more of our ambiance and perhaps another glass of... More 

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Wayside Inn, located in the Stunning township of Carmel was welcoming & well appointed. The staff were all exceptionally helpful from first contact at arrival - through to the onward shipping of items left behind! Their home made breakfast was delicious & everything was within easy walking distance. I wish we could've stayed longer.

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Juan R, Manager at Wayside Inn, responded to this review

Dear Clemence, Thank you for your review and for your recent stay with us. I am glad our staff was able to help make your stay in Carmel a memorable one. Our location is perfect for guests who are looking to be able to walk right into the shops, restaurants, and galleries of downtown and we often hear from guests... More 

Savannah, Georgia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

Wayside Inn in Carmel by the Sea is an excellent inn! Wonderfully comfortable rooms with a large array of amenities depending on your needs and budget. Breakfast can be picked the night before & brought to your room in the morning! We will definitely stay here again!

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Juan R, Manager at Wayside Inn, responded to this review

Dear Tammy, Thank you for your review. We are fortunate that we are able to offer a variety of accommodations from more traditional Carmel B&B suites to our updated guest rooms. We are very happy that you enjoyed your accommodations and our amenities and look forward to welcoming you back on your next visit to Carmel! More 

Buellton, California, United States
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

They Wayside Inn was a Godsend. We first showed up at the Candlelight Inn. We got into our room and were VERYdissapointed. We called the front desk and they found us a room at the Wayside Inn instead. This room was spectacular! Newly renovated with fireplace and great furnishings. The balcony was the best because you can open up the... More 

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Juan R, Manager at Wayside Inn, responded to this review

Dear Erin, Thank you for your review and for your recent stay with us. It was a pleasure to meet you when you arrived and I am very happy that you enjoyed your room. It sounds like you had the opportunity to explore some of Carmel’s wonderful dining locations – Grasings and Andre’s Bouchee are two of my favorite spots... More 

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Additional Information about Wayside Inn

Address: 7th & Mission Street, Carmel, CA 93921
Location: United States > California > Monterey Peninsula > Carmel
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3 star — Wayside Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 22
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Also Known As:
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