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L'Auberge Carmel

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Oslo, Norway
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Small boutique hotel with a charming inner patio and nice rooms. Welcoming staff. Our room 14 has a view over the beach a nice bathroom and a window over the patio as well. It has an wngine noise but it stops at night. Patio can be noisy if guests are not delicate enough. A bit limited a la carte breakfast.... More 

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Thank Tanmouss
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38 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Old, historic building housing luxurious rooms with modern amenities. Friendly staff and great location. The rooms are comfortable and the courtyard charming. Quietly situated 2 minutes off the Main Street so quiet but easily accessible.

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Thank bes5
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great small hotel in the wonderful village of Carmel. Staff is very helpful and polite. Rooms are spacious but a bit old and noisy, this didn't bother me however. The hotel is located close to the beach and centre of the village. When you go to Carmel this id a must go!

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london
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

On arrival we were greeted by a very helpful member of staff who arranged for our car to be parked and showed us to our room. The room was really nice and the courtyard leading to the room was well presented. Throughout the stay the staff were always very friendly and helpful. Breakfast was just right.

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Houston
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Overpriced. Staff was friendly and service oriented. Courtyard was nice. Breakfast was good. Bed was comfortable but the room was extremely noisy. You can hear toilets flushing from the other rooms and we were awakened early every morning by loud trucks and traffic outside our window. They advertise a view but the only view is of the street. Not worth... More 

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San Francisco, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016

I've called this hotel few times before I came down to Carmel, never got through a single time. Finally, when I was already at the front door sitting in the car trying to figure out where's valet parking. Of course, nobody EVER picks up the damn phone, or greets you anywhere in the lobby or hotel. It's like you walk... More 

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Richmond, Virginia, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

L'Auberge Carmel is a wonderful Relais & Chateau hotel in a very convenient location in Carmel By-The-Sea; walking distance to shopping and restaurants in Carmel. Nice rooms and great service in this small boutique hotel.

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Thank Bill W
San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016

This hotel is wonderful. The staff is warm, caring, professional and very accommodating. My room was better than expected....beautiful antique furniture and well appointed. The bed was super comfortable and I slept like a baby. There is a quiet internal courtyard area where you can relax. I didn't spend much time there but saw some guests reading books or sipping... More 

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Thank dking6
auberge_carmel_ca, General Manager at L'Auberge Carmel, responded to this review

Dear dking6, Thank you for staying at L'Auberge Carmel! It was a pleasure reading your feedback about your experience at the hotel. At L'Auberge Carmel and Aubergine restaurant we strive to make sure that each guest experience is lasting memory. Whether by a connection with a staff member or the experience in our products we look to make a lasting... More 

London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

Comfortable cottage style rooms set around an internal courtyard. Warm welcome in cosy reception and bar area- albeit the area did not seem used to its full potential later on. Space is at a premium in this hotel so there is no separate guests area. Bedroom was comfortable with perfectly acceptable bathroom with shower having great water pressure. However given... More 

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Thank Amerdav
auberge_carmel_ca, General Manager at L'Auberge Carmel, responded to this review

Dear Amerdav, Thank you for staying with us at L'Auberge Carmel. I appreciate your candid feedback regarding your stay with us. I enjoyed your comments with our service and how we are a historic hotel. I apologize for the lackluster offerings during breakfast. I will definitely speak with our Executive Chef and will be reformatting the process and menu. I... More 

Long Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016

This was our first stay at this wonderfully charming and first class property! From the minute we arrived the staff were welcoming, friendly and over the top helpful! We felt like we were being invited into a personal home rather than a hotel. The L' Auberge has an old world feel with first class amenities. Our room faced the ocean... More 

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auberge_carmel_ca, General Manager at L'Auberge Carmel, responded to this review

Dear ch0ward, Thank you for staying with us at L'Auberge Carmel. I enjoyed reading your comments and am feel proud our staff was able to go above and beyond the call of duty to provide you with whatever assistance you needed. We hope that we are able to provide the same service to you once again! Kind regards, George Nagata More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Concierge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Built in 1929, the European-style luxury hotel is located just four blocks from famous Carmel Beach and an easy stroll to the village's numerous art galleries, shops and restaurants. Major renovations have transformed the hotel's 20 guest rooms, entrance and landscaped courtyard into a romantic Carmel setting. Luxuriously romantic, the Carmel hotel was created for adults to relax, rejuvenate and nurture relationships—the perfect Carmel escape getaway. The interior decor of guest rooms is rich and pleasing, warm jewel tones accent the quaint charm of the architecture. Individually designed guest rooms feature the finest fabrics and linens, enlarged bath areas with radiant floor heating, some with soaking tubs. It is one of Carmel’s few full service luxury hotels offering valet parking, room service and highly personalized guest services. The highlight of L'Auberge Carmel is its intimate 12-table restaurant, Aubergine, featuring a 4500-bottle wine cellar. It is the passion of Executive Chef Justin Cogley. All accommodations include a sumptuous continental breakfast. ... more   less 

Additional Information about L'Auberge Carmel

Address: Monte Verde Street at Seventh Avenue, Carmel, CA 93920
Location: United States > California > Monterey Peninsula > Carmel
Price Range: $420 - $786 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — L'Auberge Carmel 4.5*
Number of rooms: 20
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Also Known As:
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Hotel Style:
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Carmel
#4 Luxury Hotel in Carmel
#5 Romantic Hotel in Carmel
#12 Family Hotel in Carmel
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