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Carmel Lodge

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Carmel Lodge has 38 guest rooms, is conveniently located in downtown Carmel- by-the-Sea and is just steps from famed Ocean Avenue's fabulous restaurants, art galleries and boutique shopping. Carmel Lodge offers their guests complimentary parking in the private lot, complimentary continental breakfast served to the room, and complimentary WiFi. The inn is only a half-mile from the white sands of Carmel Beach where the water is crisp and cool and the beach is clean and beautiful, and dogs can frolic off-leash.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair access
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
74Restaurantswithin 0.25 miles
55Attractionswithin 0.25 miles
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All reviews continental breakfast great location carmel by the sea walking distance each morning nice stay art galleries restaurants and shops bed was comfortable the ground floor two blocks an easy walk pastries ocean avenue big sur pet dog
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed for a couple of days. Room was a little dated, but it worked. Heating was slow at first, but efficient over time. Breakfast is served in the room. We kind of felt awkward when we asked for a change of rooms and the...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank robertocQ7329EK
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Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

Both my husband and I returned to Carmel Lodge for the second time. We usually stay for 2 weeks. Once again exceptional experience. Love the lodge’s atmosphere, ambiance, staff, Special shout out to Elizabeth & Kathleen, they are truly wonderful professionally as well as being...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank hhoneybunny
Response from MaureenD1376, General Manager at Carmel LodgeResponded October 29, 2018

Thank you so much for your detailed review and kind words! We are so pleased that you enjoyed your experience with us at Carmel Lodge. Special "shout out" received for Elizabeth and Kathleen. We consider ourselves very lucky to have them. We look forward to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Needs up dating as it relates to a business traveler , but overall good place to stay lots of parking which many Carmel properties do not have. Walking distance to many of the things Carmel by the Sea has to offer .

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Date of stay: November 2018
Thank tking927
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The rooms are clean and complete, but very basic. Our room was at ground level next to the street. The windows had louvered shutters but no curtains, which made the room very bright at all hours. In the middle of the night I could easily...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Brian234
Response from MaureenD1376, General Manager at Carmel LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review and your vital feedback. We cannot apologize enough for your experience at Carmel Lodge. We do have various room sizes, locations, and amenities in our rooms and am sorry that your room was not up to par. We...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked two nice rooms here while we did some Christmas shopping and enjoyed the sights, sounds and delicious dining that was steps away from our rooms. The rooms are cozy yet spacious and the staff couldn't be nicer. A lovely continental breakfast was delivered...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank EileenM17
Response from MaureenD1376, General Manager at Carmel LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Many thanks for taking the time to review us! We are so pleased that you enjoyed our location, our friendly staff, and our continental breakfast delivery. We do hope that you do end up making this an annual tradition. Actually, we hope to see you...More

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julie c
May 24, 2018|
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Response from SDox | Reviewed this property |
Part of my review was truncated, including the part about climate control, so here goes... Many homes, hotels, motels and businesses in Carmel-by-the-Sea do not bother with having air conditioning. All rooms have heat... More
March 17, 2018|
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Response from MaureenD1376 | Property representative |
Hi Helen, If you book on our website a King or Queen Guest Room and then note in the comments that you require a balcony, we will care of it. As noted above by our lovely past guests, the premium rooms have a nice shared... More
Michelle P
February 7, 2018|
Response from MaureenD1376 | Property representative |
Hello, Thank you so much for your interest in Carmel Lodge. We do have a few rooms left on those dates that are bottom floor and pet-friendly. If you were to go to our website, you may get an idea of each room type that... More
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"Skip rooms 1 & 2. Don't know about the others."
2 weeks ago
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"Get a room with a fireplace, if possible."
3 weeks ago
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"if you're carrying much luggage, there isn't elevator... besides this, the upper floor room was..."
Nov 7, 2018
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"Our very dated room was #15. Balcony overlooked San Carlos Rd, but not much street noise."
Nov 6, 2018
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