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Yorba Linda, California
Reviewed 23 August 2015

The first impression was "A nice little cabin, with nothing fancy" The king bed was comfy and the tv worked.. However the taps in the tub/shower leaked and the bathtub was stained. The breakfast basket presented in the morning was ok except the plain muffins were horrible. The price was great for the time of year we stayed there.The place...

Thank 672victoria
Sunnyvale, California
Reviewed 19 August 2015

My sweet husband decided to surprise me with an overnight trip to Carmel. We've stayed several places in Carmel in the past, from regular "hotels," to unique places like this one. Because this was a last minute idea, there were few places to choose from, and he felt, with the individual cottages this might be nice and interesting. Well, yes...

Thank gogotravelgirl
Reviewed 11 August 2015

First of all, we did not have reservations coming into Carmel in the middle of the week in the summer, so we were really happy to find anything at a reasonable price. The inn is comprised of quite a large number of small cottages/cabins. The whole place has a LOT of potential but, for now, it all seems like a...

2Thank lotedwards
Oakland, California
Reviewed 31 July 2015

We were very unhappy with the room. Actually the whole place. Room was large and the bed was comfy. That's where the good stuff stops. The breakfast was two pieces of fruit, two containers of sugary juice and two cold Costco muffins. Scattered around the grounds were also sorts of box with mattresses and pieces of furniture etc. Certainly not...

Thank L R
Regina, Saskatchewan
Reviewed 25 July 2015

I stayed for one night at the end of June. Economical accommodation in Carmel is hard to come by so we thought we'd give it a try. It is not charming or quaint. It is old and tired. I stay in a wide range of accommodation when I travel from fairly rustic to quite luxurious and I am not bothered...

Thank NJJEBarber
Reviewed 24 July 2015 via mobile

For over $200 we thought this place would be nice. It smells very badly. The carpet is very dirty. One of the cam lights goes on and off constantly. The TV doesn't work at all. Which usually isn't a problem, but we thought we'd stay in tonight. Just getting our food delivered looks very good. If they could put wood...

Thank Sandy S
San Clemente, California
Reviewed 20 July 2015

stayed here for one night beofre camping for the week in Big Sur. Hotel concept is a good idea but the place could use some work overrall. the cottage we stayed in was nice, bed was comfy, parking was a little tough but manageable. the breakfast they brought in the morning was pretty good and provided some decent snacks for...

2Thank Dooz85
Brentwood, California
Reviewed 15 July 2015

Overall, it was a positive experience. The Great: The continental breakfast was excellent and included coffee and tea (Mr. Coffee machine) as well as a basket delivered to the cabin with 2 muffins, 2 danish pastries 3 yogurts, 4 juice boxes, 2 apples and 2 oranges. The Good: The greeting at the office was friendly, the cabin was clean, the...

Thank Chris P
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 8 July 2015 via mobile

Good Points: - big, comfy bed - hot running water Areas for improvement: - grounds looked like a landfill site. There was a broken toilet on the ground next to our unit - wifi was not working in our unit - no A/C - no instructions on how to use the television and cable - weak water pressure

Thank pianosimon
Reviewed 8 July 2015

Well, I don't think I will be going back here anytime soon. If you encounter a problem after 9:00 PM, their is no customer service. We spent the day in Carmel and Monterey and had checked in earlier, though had not checked the TV. We got back at about 9:00 PM and tried to turn the TV on, we couldn't,...

2Thank lfess

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Centre 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
Region: United States > California > Monterey County > Carmel
Price Range: $104 - $250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Carmel Resort Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 5
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