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“Great location in Carmel, CA” 4 of 5 stars
Review of BEST WESTERN PLUS Carmel Bay View Inn

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BEST WESTERN PLUS Carmel Bay View Inn
Ranked #10 of 25 Hotels in Carmel
Lexington, NC
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7 reviews
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“Great location in Carmel, CA”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

This hotel is in a great location in Carmel. You can park your car there and walk all over town. There are several wonderful restaurants right across the street and many great shops. The walking wine tour starts just down the street. The rooms are very nice and nicely priced. Each has a gas fireplace and a view of the ocean and beautiful flowers on the grounds. The hotel staff is kind, courteous and helpful. There is a full complimentary breakfast offered which is better than most we encountered. I recommend this hotel to couples or families.

  • Stayed April 2014, traveled with family
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Tulsa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Excellent value for downtown Carmel location, nice room w/fireplace and ocean view from balcony. Staff was very patient with all my questions! Walked everywhere including beach and to eat. good breakfast, too.

  • Stayed July 2014, traveled with family
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alamo, United States
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Excellent place to stay. Walking to all Carmel by the sea shopping, dining and the ocean, Best free breakfast and covered parking, swimming pool and sparkling clean rooms and grounds. Immediate response to any requests you may have. Helpful kind staff. Best ever!!!

  • Stayed July 2014, traveled solo
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oslo
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28 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Very good rooms-king size bed, balcony and fireplace Good service Good cleaning Goodlocation Bad pool Good parking All in all this was a pleasant stay - very good restaurant close to inn next the italian one on the side street to the main street

  • Stayed July 2014, traveled with friends
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 via mobile

My wife and I spent a night at this hotel and it was a lovely experience. They did a wonderful job with the remodel. It's an old place but it's in beautiful shape and the service was spectacular. The free breakfast was a nice plus.

Stayed July 2014, traveled with friends
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Rio Vista, CA, United States
2 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

First the positive: Clean and convenient to Bruno's Deli (next door). One mile to Carmel Mission and not far to beach. Good breakfast but too small a space. Negative: unfriendly front desk at check in around 3pm on Saturday (July). Ok clerk on check out (Monday morning). Look for bathroom glasses in closet???

  • Stayed July 2014, traveled with family
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Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We had a terrific stay on our way down the California Coast. Enjoyed the beach and then returned for wine on the deck looking out over the ocean. Nice location, nice feel, good price and wicked beds. Enough said, great spot.

  • Stayed July 2014, traveled as a couple
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Property: BEST WESTERN PLUS Carmel Bay View Inn
Address: Junipero Street between Fifth and Sixth Street, PO Box 3715, Carmel, CA 93921
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Location: United States > California > Monterey Peninsula > Carmel
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#4 Business Hotel in Carmel
#13 Romantic Hotel in Carmel
#14 Family Hotel in Carmel
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS Carmel Bay View Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 59
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