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Minnesota
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

My daughter and I were on a road trip up the California coast. When we got into Carmel, it was dark, 7:00 pm or so, and the town seemed to be hopping! At least, all the parking spaces seemed to be occupied! We found the hotel, checked in, and attempted to park. It was lucky they told us about the... More 

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Sacramento
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great location, reasonable price for Carmel, plenty of parking in the lot. We stayed in one of the rooms by the street next to the pool. The bed was very comfortable, had a refrigerator inside the cabinet, had a full size mirror on closet door, and the best feature was the giant picture-glass windows. The shower was good, not much... More 

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East Palo Alto, California
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This was our escape from the crazy thanksgiving shopping. We only stayed on Saturday. Carmel is a small expensive beach town. When I book the hotel, I thought it would be a good value. Here's the breakdown: Pros- Walking distance to ocean Ave where all the restaurants and shops are. 15-20 minutes walk to the beach. Helpful front desk Cons-... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I think this was my fourth stay at this hotel. Each time it looks more shabby despite not being a cheap place to stay ( but then where is in Carmel?) I understand they have been redecorating but it will take more than a coat of paint to revitalise this place. The carpet in our room was very dirty and... More 

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Sarasota, Florida
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

The room and bed were comfortable. It seemed that the room had been refurbished. The bathroom was clean, though a little worn. The parking lot was tight and didn't seem to have enough spots for all the rooms. The name of the hotel is a misnomer...no bay view from our room, though perhaps from others. A bit of a hike... More 

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Granite Bay, California
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very reasonably priced motel if you stay in the standard queen. The grounds are lovely with hanging flower baskets. It is right at the end of Carmel-By-The-Sea so you can begin your walking adventure into to town and not miss anything. Breakfast is not that great, but there are so many places to eat in Carmel, it... More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

At first I thought I wouldn't like the place as the room they gave me was next door to the lobby (#9). But I was wrong. My room: - powerful heater and warmed up the cold room quickly - fireplace with a switch to turn off/on - shower had hot water fast and water pressure wasn't bad - comfortable &... More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So pleased we selected this charming hotel in Carmel Village. It exceeded our expectations and we would definitely stay again. We booked a "hilltop room" and were delighted with the expansive deck offering a distant but still-breathtaking ocean view. Our king bed was extremely comfortable, the bathroom had been recently updated with double sinks and elegant modern touches and the... More 

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Lake Oswego, Oregon
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I booked this property on A booking site and I was quite excited to check in. It was past 8pm and I was exhausted. I went into the room and I was disappointed with the room so I asked for a different one which was worse than the first so I went back to the original room. Eventually I checked... More 

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Fredericton, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for 2 nights - I picked this hotel based on price, everything else was about double. I was really pleased when we arrived in our room - we had a King Suite on the top floor, with a panoramic view of the bay. Fire place was a nice touch!

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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
Region: United States > California > Monterey County > Carmel
Price Range: $144 - $362 (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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“Top floor has a somewhat limited ocean view”
 of 5 bubbles 149kena, 26 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Fiftth floor has a nice view”
 of 5 bubbles Orist, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Get an upstairs room away from the market.”
 of 5 bubbles , 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Double ocean view balcony room #43 is nice except for the morning noise. The ocean view is off in the distance.”
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  • Room 43 Double ocean view with balcony and fireplace
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“Upgrade if you can afford it”
 of 5 bubbles MSlater1972, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
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