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“a long weekend stay” 4 of 5 stars
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2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Junipero Street between Fifth and Sixth Street, PO Box 3715, Carmel, CA 93921   |  
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Ranked #13 of 23 Hotels in Carmel
west hollywood, United States
1 review
“a long weekend stay”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

A good value; the hotel is excellently located close to the commercial district and the beautiful Carmel beach; the rooms are clean, the wi-fi works great and the staff helpful; the breakfast is a food chase, the breakfast room has limited seating and the space is very tight (room quite unable to accommodate the large crowd)

  • Stayed May 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service

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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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Frome, Somerset
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41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

We stayed here during a trip along the Pacific Coast Highway and were delighted with our choice. We specifically requested a room with a view and we were treated to a lovely room in the top block of the hotel. The room was spacious and very well equipped. There was even a large Gas fire in one corner (thankfully, we didn't need this!) There was a great pool in front of the building below us and the Wifi, in common with all Best Westerns, was fast, reliable and included in the room rate. The breakfast was standard hotel fare and perfectly adequate and also included in the room rate.
The hotel is located about 1/2 mile up from the beach. An ideal location for a spot of retail therapy during an evening stroll!

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  • Stayed May 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Huntington Beach, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Loved the view of the ocean. The hotel was further away from the ocean and shopping then I imagined. There is a market on the corner that's very handy. If you're there on the day they collect the garbage don't plan on sleeping in.

  • Stayed May 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service

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newnan
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62 reviews 62 reviews
11 hotel reviews
Reviews in 27 cities Reviews in 27 cities
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

This is a quiet, very comfortable hotel in a lovely setting, far enough away from the main street noise but very close to everything. The beds and pillows are very comfortable and the rooms and bathrooms were meticulously clean. Parking and WIFI are free. The breakfast is also included in the price of the room and is served in a very pretty, airy, bright and cheery room. The food is routine breakfast fare, with cold and hot items, but all of it was fresh and presented very nicely. This is a great, affordable place to stay in beautiful Carmel-by-the Sea. We look forward to visiting again.

  • Stayed May 2014, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service

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San Francisco, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Clean, comfortable stay in the heart of Carmel, at a relatively affordable price. We stayed in a room with a balcony, with great views of the ocean. Very quiet and peaceful. Highly recommended for your basic comfortable stay (and you can't find any romantic cottage getaways within your budget).

  • Stayed May 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service

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Brentwood, United States
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Hotel located in a prime location. One block from major shops and restaurants. Amazing view . Overall very nice. Breakfast was average and bed not so comfortable. Room was spacious with nice balcony. Considering you are in the heart of Carmel I guess we got our money's worth.

  • Stayed May 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service

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St. Augustine, United States
2 reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

great stay with excellent, quiet views! Helpful staff. Walking distance to all sites in Carmel. Nearby market. Pebble beach. Excellent location for a stay of more than 3-4 nights. Top floor, ocean view.

  • Stayed May 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service

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Address: Junipero Street between Fifth and Sixth Street, PO Box 3715, Carmel, CA 93921
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Location: United States > California > Monterey Peninsula > Carmel
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#6 Business Hotel in Carmel
#11 Family Hotel in Carmel
#11 Romantic Hotel in Carmel
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS Carmel Bay View Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 59
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