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Carmel Wayfarer Inn

4th Avenue & Mission Street, PO Box 1896, Carmel, CA 93921
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Paris, France
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2016

We spent only one night but this place was the perfect kick-off for our California Holiday. The hotel has its own parking lot (as the spots are quickly filled in the town center) which we could use for our arrival. We were welcomed by a very nice woman and discovered a very quiet and flowery little hotel with a little... More 

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Paris, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2016

This hotel is ideally located at 10min from everything in Carmel and not far from the beach. Rooms where simple but confortable. People working here were very nice and gave us a lot of advice. Breakfast was like the rooms : simple but good !!

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Tucson, Arizona
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33 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016

This boutique hotel's photos are deceiving - it looks charming like most properties in Carmel. But it's charm is false. In this day and age, certain amenities are expected so we were surprised that some basics weren't included and others promised on the website were no longer offered but the website hadn't been updated in years! For example: no facial... More 

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Sacramento, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2016

We have stayed at this once charming hotel for over twenty years. It has sold and now is under new mismanagement. All that stuff you are reading online? Don't expect it. Wine and cheese reception--totally gone. Nice amenities? A sliver of soap. Charm at the front desk--replaced with surly staff who seriously don't care and will tell you why in... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015 via mobile

I've come to Carmel many times and this was by far the WORST experience. Very little parking. Front staff extremely rude and hostile (her name was Dayann I believe). False advertising- On their own website it stated afternoon wine and cheese, when we got there they denied that their website included that (picture of website attached). Continental breakfast was very... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2015

On our road trip from San Francisco to San Diego we stayed in 4 different motels (one night in each) and this one by far was the worse. Two good things: (i) location (about 10min walk to the beach) and (ii) room size (the place was very spacious). The bad things: (i) the parking space was super small (ii) the... More 

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Corona del Mar, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2015

Older, but unique and charming centrally located in the village at reasonable rates. It has nice rooms and a pleasant patio. We were in the upper level which was quiet and just what we needed for a stay in Carmel.

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Bayside, California
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2015

I booked the two-room "family suite" for me and my niece and nephew and paid a premium through booking.com for what I can only describe as a place better suited for a solo traveler with two German shepherds. Carpets were stained. Blankets had little bite holes in them. The second room was a converted closet with a trundle bed and... More 

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Newport Beach, California
1 review
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2015

I booked through a hotel travel site for what seemed like a great rate - $109... cant beat it right??? Was charged 194.99!!! What are the charges you ask? Well apparently I was charged a pet fee I was never told about prior to coming (when I called and asked directly if they have a pet fee)... owner claims he... More 

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Modesto, California
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3 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2015

We are the kind of people that are easily pleased and are never looking for luxury or five star treatment, however we do expect the bare minimum when it comes to cleanliness. Wayfarer Inn should be shut down until all rooms are cleaned and updated to a standard worthy of Carmel. Although the charm of the exterior and the courtyard... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
English styled country Inn with rooms and suites, ocean views, garden and patio; quiet area three blocks from the village. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Carmel Wayfarer Inn

Address: 4th Avenue & Mission Street, PO Box 1896, Carmel, CA 93921
Location: United States > California > Monterey Peninsula > Carmel
Price Range: $157 - $576 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Carmel Wayfarer Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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