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BEST WESTERN PLUS Carmel Bay View Inn

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Junipero Street between Fifth and Sixth Street, PO Box 3715, Carmel, CA 93921
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I know this is a high demand touristy location and absolutely the location is excellent (short walk to everything in Carmel-by-the-Sea), but I don't seen the value at $400 a night. We were in room 54. Our bed was uneven, we had wi-fi which didn't connect (unless you were sitting on the toilet seat!!!) and at 12.30am we complained about... More 

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Canoga Park, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My husband and I had an enjoyable experience here. We had a 5th floor room with an ocean view, which on a clear day would have been fine. We had July gloom. The fireplace in the room is a nice touch. We used it everyday. The breakfast here is typical of Best Westerns. They have bacon, sausage, eggs, waffles, pastries... More 

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Sacramento, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Clean, friendly, and close to the beach and town - and affordable! It is an older hotel, but well kept and has parking. There is a small market and deli next to the hotel. Walking to the beach, there is a small park and restaurants (especially Italian cuisine).

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A lovely little hotel with nice managers. We were checked in by Mike I think who moved us to a room with a good view and a fireplace immediately without asking and later called to check that it was ok. The room was big with a fireplace and a massive bed and bathroom. Breakfast was good and the waffles were... More 

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Temecula, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place to stay in Carmel. Very clean, centrally located, walking distance to shops restaurants and the beach for beautiful sunsets or to just relax . Do wear comfortable shoes for walking. This is the best Best Western I have ever stayed at. Customer service is very accomadating. Ask to stay on top floor (5th) for excellent views. Breakfast buffet... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am NOT a Best Western fan, however this one is very nice, inexpensive (for the area) and in the middle of everything. Great location, nice people and very clean... altogether a great surprise. The pool was a bonus.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel was perfectly located 5 blocks from the beach in a beautiful town. It was clean and the staff was very professional. I was scheduled to say one night and stayed three. I would stay here again.

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unfortunately we didn't stay. The room had a musty smell. The owner moved us to another room, although it was a nicer room it still had a smell. The owner said it was because it was an older property. The hotel is in need of complete renovation.....new furnishings and carpets etc.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a Motel built in the 50s, recently refurbished. Location is in the middle of Carmel, with all the shops and eateries, small grocery store immediately next store (closing at 8pm on a Saturday, as did the hotel pool). Easy walk (10-15 min) down gentle slope to beach. Bathroom was small, nicely done, shower/tub, great hot water. Bed fine... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well kept and newly renovated BW. Beautiful charming room felt more like a boutique hotel rather than a chain. In room fireplace, very nice bathroom and pretty bedding. Desk clerk was so nice and also gave us a great restaurant recommendation. I think the hotel being located in upscale Carmel called a need for a higher end establishment rather than... More 

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Additional Information about BEST WESTERN PLUS Carmel Bay View Inn

Address: Junipero Street between Fifth and Sixth Street, PO Box 3715, Carmel, CA 93921
Location: United States > California > Monterey Peninsula > Carmel
Price Range: $159 - $395 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS Carmel Bay View Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 59
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Also Known As:
Best Western Plus Carmel Bay View Hotel Carmel
Best Western Carmel
Carmel Best Western
Hotel Style:
#4 Business Hotel in Carmel
#13 Romantic Hotel in Carmel
#14 Family Hotel in Carmel
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