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Tempe, Arizona
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ok this is the moment when you walk in your room and your husband and son look at you and say... The reviews were ok on this place? So I forgot to check I was going so fast- one review is right- you do get what you pay for in Carmel, and Carmel is expensive and this place isn't so...... More 

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Perth
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've been reading the reviews. Come on people, reality check. Carmel is an expensive place to stay in as it's a tourism mecca. In comparison, Carmel Resort Inn offers more affordable accommodation. I was pleasantly surprised. It's spacious, our cabin was clean and had everything we needed. It's a short and pleasant walk from the centre of town. The breakfast... More 

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Livonia, Michigan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

This place is in the heart of beautiful Carmel and could be very nice..... if the owners would invest some money into updating it. However, it is very run down and I would never stay here again. This is one of the few places that my wife and I felt uncomfortable staying in. It was old, outdated and dirty. The... More 

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Bridal Veil, Oregon
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

Plus: Clean beds. Large rooms. Good location on a quiet street. Minus: Rude staff. Does not honor advertised promises (i.e. Breakfast). Mold and bugs in rooms. Terrible parking arrangements (car got blocked in when next guest parked in their spot). Rooms are not accessible. And staff was rather rude about a service animal.

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Los Angeles, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

We checked into the hotel and were assigned a room (Stevenson) that was truly uninhabitable. It was dirty, smelled moldy, the carpet had recently been pulled up and the "wood" floor underneath was unfinished. There was molding falling off of the baseboards. The bed frame was too big for the mattress. Something had been mounted on the wall in the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

Nice, comfortable and simple cottage with parking. It was perfect for us. Had good service, close to stores and restaurants at Carmel. Just a few blocks and easy access to beach. Entrance to pebble beach also a few blocks. Pet friendly beach.

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Napa, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2016

Room was near 95 degrees when we checked in. No AC. Had to leave door and windows open and place a fan in the doorway to get room cool enough to stay in. Only one chair in room. Promised on website (still there)" breakfast delivered to room". When I asked this morning she said "Oh we don't do that anymore"... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2016

Stayed here for a day and night first week of January. Operative word: RUSTIC. Things I liked: the cabin & surrounding grounds, Fireplace, Fridge/coffeemaker/microwave in room, overall atmosphere, PRICE. Things that need improving: room decor, lack of electrical outlets, bathroom (in general), bedsheets (old). This is a great stop for couples on a budget who are not high maintenance. If... More 

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Guadalajara, Mexico
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2016 via mobile

Overall the whole hotel just feels abandoned. The carpet was ugly and dirty. The same goes for the shower curtains and bath tub. Breakfast was also bad. The only reason we didn't leave immediately is because there were no other nice hotels available and we were tired from driving the whole day. Thank God the sheets were clean!

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San Clemente, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2016

Stayed here this past weekend for the last time, the place has really gone down since last time we were here. Bad service and with no notice whatsoever they no longer deliver breakfast to your room but now set it up in the lobby for you to come and serve yourself. this would be fine if they didn't advertise as... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Carmel Resort Inn is a unique and truly affordable B&B offering a collection of old fashioned "artists" cottages once belonging to individual land owners. Some as old as 100 years, each of these hand crafted cottages have different floor plans and early 1900's construction. It's all part of the original Carmel charm that makes CRI and the village of Carmel-by-the-Sea a charming and yet popular place for visitors from around the world! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Carmel Resort Inn

Address: Carpenter Avenue between First & Second, Carmel, CA 93921
Location: United States > California > Monterey Peninsula > Carmel
Price Range: $94 - $232 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Carmel Resort Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 5
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