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Tickle Pink Inn

#1 of 25 Hotels in Carmel
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Dallas, Texas
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38 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday 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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23 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday 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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37 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 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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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 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 3 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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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 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 5 days 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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Savannah, Georgia
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150 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We have been to Carmel several times but have always stayed on in town. We knew of the Tickle Pin Inn and most recently decided to stay there. It was wonderful. The staff is friendly and accommodating, the rooms lovely and restful, the facilities first rate and the view of the Pacific without peer. On a rough day at work,... More 

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Krysty P, General Manager at Tickle Pink Inn, responded to this review

I am glad you decided to give us a try and that all was to your liking. We hope to see you again. More 

Saint Paul, Minnesota
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11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I selected this place for a 10th anniversary trip. We were looking for something romantic and peaceful and it turned out to be exactly what we had hoped for. We stayed four nights in Deluxe Oceanview Suite. - We loved the panoramic view. - You basically felt like you were alone at the hotel, except for breakfast... More 

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Krysty P, General Manager at Tickle Pink Inn, responded to this review

We are in a nice location in which to enjoy the surrounding areas. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay and hope you will visit us again. More 

Los Angeles, California
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101 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Let me start by saying that Ann, who set up my reservation, was absolutely lovely and that the hotel itself is charming, romantic and in a beautiful location. When I reserved this hotel I was very excited and looking forward to giving them five stars. Things started off on a high note. Jessica got me checked in to room 8... More 

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Krysty P, General Manager at Tickle Pink Inn, responded to this review

I am sorry to hear that your stay was not as you expected. I do apologize for the fact that the towels were not restocked at the hot tub and that the laundry was running late. I assure you this is an uncommon occurrence and I will look into the matter. We do have a night manager on staff until... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • 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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