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BEST WESTERN Carmel's Town House Lodge
2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   5th And San Carlos, P.O. Box 3574, Carmel, CA 93921-3574   |  
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Pleasanton, California
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“Excellent location”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2013

A very nice and clean hotel, we had 214 right over the pool, 2nd floor quiet and views of the Ocean. Everyone was very friendly and Continental breakfast was fresh and free. Two blocks off Ocean and a few more blocks to the beach. Would stay again.

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  • Stayed March 2013, traveled with friends
    • 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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  • 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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larjoy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2013

We were very comfortable in this hotel! Very clean and a very close to downtown shopping(2 blocks) and Restaurants(1/2 block). We did not halve the continental breakfast.We did look at what was available and it was minimal. The eating area was very tiny. There are so many great restaurants nearby so it was not an issue with us. We left around 7a.m and went to collect our bill but was not open til 8am so was a bit disappointed there. We should have checked before. If you want brekky, it starts at the same time.

  • Stayed March 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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Vancover, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2013

We are glad we selected the Town House Lodge. The room was very comfortable, and the proprietor was very accommodating and helpful. We could easily walk to the center of the village. We tried one of the restaurant recommendations (Dametra) and were delighted with it. This was the ideal place to stay for a quiet, midweek, off-season, vacation in the Monterey area. The breakfast area was small and the choices were limited, but plenty of alternatives were nearby. We'd happily return.

  • Stayed February 2013, 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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Sacramento, CA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

I found this hotel through AAA and we got a great rate for President's Day weekend. We reserved a double room and it was more than enough to accommodate our family of 4. It is a tad bit tight in there but once you put away all your luggage, it's okay. They provided us with a pack 'n play for our 18 month old which was nice. I really don't like those rollaway cribs. My husband and I slept separately alternating with our 5 year old. This hotel is pretty central to a lot of shops and restaurants which was nice. It's only a few blocks walk to the beach which was also very convenient. I like that the parking was free but you should make sure to park there before 6 PM because their parking lot is small. Wifi was free and you get free continental breakfast. Don't expect too much for breakfast although it was enough to fuel us for the day's activities. The breakfast area is also in the lobby so it's pretty small but we just brought our food into our room and it was fine. The service was good. They answered all our questions and they were really helpful. I highly recommend this place if you just want a place to sleep and want to stay close to all of Carmel's restaurants and shops.

  • Stayed February 2013, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2013 via mobile

Friendly staff,it's a motel but the rooms have had an upgrade and are a great standard.
The breakfast is a typical American motel breakfast,pastries,cereal and coffee,nothing too exciting but you are not paying very much and with so many great places in Carmel to eat I wouldn't even bother eating at hotel.
It's in the centre of Carmel and great to park car and stroll around the charming town.
It's so close to Pebble Beach Golf resort which is well worth a visit for the views and lunch!
Would definitely stay here again when exploring Californian coast!

  • Stayed January 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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santa cruz
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2013

I wish we stayed more than one night at the BW Town House Lodge. The rooms are nicely remodeled and very comfortable. Many properties in Carmel have the same decor that they've had for years and are a bit tired looking, but this property is fresh and up to date. The bed was comfortable with plenty of pillows. My only slight complaint about the room was that there was only 2 bath towels in the room. I know we could of called house keeping for more but we didn't.
It's in a great location for walking to restaurants and we walked to the beach a couple times as well. We didn't eat the free breakfast, but I'm sure it was fine although the breakfast room area looked really cramped.
Our stay would of been perfect but housekeeping was very noisy in the rooms next door way too early in the morning, around 8:30. I would stay there again the next time we need a quick get-a-way but I'll bring my earplugs.

  • Stayed February 2013, 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
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Lompoc, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2013

Great location. Good value. Plenty of parking and very quiet even though hotel seemed to be full. Clean, comfortable and quiet room. The room we had worked well with 2 young children. Staff was very pleasant and professional. They had accurate recommendations regarding the local dining. I don't think we will bother to look anywhere else the next time we need a hotel in Carmel.

  • Stayed February 2013, traveled with family
    • 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
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Address: 5th And San Carlos, P.O. Box 3574, Carmel, CA 93921-3574
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Location: United States > California > Monterey Peninsula > Carmel
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#4 Business Hotel in Carmel
#16 Romantic Hotel in Carmel
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — BEST WESTERN Carmel's Town House Lodge 2*
Number of rooms: 28
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Two-story Motel located in the heart of village, 2 blocks from shops, galleries & Ocean Avenue. ... more   less 
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