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Tickle Pink Inn

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed here for one night during our 30th anniversary road trip. This was the only hotel my husband had a role in picking for our entire 9 day vacation and he swore that a colleague stayed here and raved about it. I could only think of the cheap wine of the same name that I used to drink in high... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is a great low-key location with a spectacular view. The rooms vary and would suggest you spend the extra money for the view and fireplace. However, most rooms have a great view and are extremely comfortable. The added touches such as Champagne and Chocolates, along with an excellent Continental + breakfast and afternoon wine make this property special. The... More 

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Thank CoeFamily
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Nestled in the hills of the Carmel Highlands a short drive from the bustle of Carmel-By-The-Sea, the Tickle Pink in is a retro-feeling Inn that has added modern amenities without losing the charm of a small old-fashioned boutique hotel. Perched high up the side of a rocky hill, all the rooms overlook a stunning cove and the Pacific. You can... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Go, Go, Go to this place. It is beautiful. Room is gorgeous, view is wonderful, staff are very nice. I think I could live here actually. Right after you check in, your front door has a knock and there is a sweet lady delivering champagne, chocolates, a rose and two champagne glasses. Wonderful robes and house slippers to wear (I... More 

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Alliance, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed at Tickle Pink in August. We were hoping to tour Big Sur but could not because of the the wildfires in the area. We had a beautiful room overlooking the cove and the ocean. We did not notice any smoke smell. The wine and cheese hour was charming and the breakfast was delicious. We would have stayed longer... More 

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Chester County, PA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Tickle Pink Inn has a incredible location. Fabulous views and impeccable service. If you are turned off by gold plated faucets and a lot of pink - it may not be for you but that would be a shame. It has a slightly "step back in time" feel where the pace is a bit slower and the amenities include... More 

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Berkeley, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The room was nice without being particularly special. The balcony was lovely with a fantastic ocean view. However, though many reviewers say the presence of Hwy 1 beneath hotel does not bother them, I found it incredibly distracting from the tranquility of the setting. The wine and cheese hour is so-so; the view there is wonderful. The main issue is... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband and I had the privilege of staying at the Tickle Pink Inn for 1 week. We are a hardworking couple (I am a nurse he works in a warehouse). We always save and plan for a lavish vacation. Well, we have traveled to a lot of places and stayed in a lot of unique and wonderful lodgings. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The hotel could have been awful but the due to the location it would still have been great. But the hotel was lovely! The room we were in was a little dated but was still well kept with a lovley big bathroom. It also had patio doors which allowed you to lie in bed and watch the sun set on... More 

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Boerne, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We stayed at the Tickle Pink years ago and I was afraid it might have gone downhill since then. Not a chance! This place is just awesome. Suspended on a cliff overlooking the bay, the views are phenomenal and the rooms are elegant and classy. We had a king suite that had a private outdoor seating area, a fireplace indoors,... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A Carmel oceanfront hotel dramatically situated above the rocky coastline that stands at the gateway to world-famous Big Sur. Let yourself be pampered with every amenity…from cozy European bedding and private decks with sweeping views to homemade breakfast pastries and an evening wine & cheese reception with soothing classical music. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tickle Pink Inn

Address: 155 Highland Drive, Carmel, CA 93923-9601
Location: United States > California > Monterey Peninsula > Carmel
Price Range: $231 - $599 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 35
Also Known As:
Tickle Pink Carmel
Tickle Pink Bed Breakfast
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Carmel
#3 Family Hotel in Carmel
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