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Hofsas House Hotel

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Traveller (144)
Room & Suite (293)
Pool & Beach (22)
Ratings and reviews
Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good44%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pastries”(44 reviews)
“bavarian style”(4 reviews)
“dutch doors”(11 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Kitchenette
Pets Allowed
Restaurant
Room Service
Fitness centre
Wheelchair Access
2 Star Hotel
Casual European elegance with the warmth of family hospitality, a boutique family-owned inn with 37 uniquely decorated, spacious rooms, many with ocean views in the village of Carmel-by-the-Sea. Other amenities include: continental breakfast, heated swimming pool, dry saunas, off-street...
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Location and contact
Between 3rd and 4th Avenues on San Carlos Street, Carmel, CA 93921
7.4 km to Monterey Peninsula Airport
50 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
2.4 km from Carmel River State Beach
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All reviewspastriesbavarian styledutch doorstop floorbit datedcontinental breakfastcoffee and juicetwo bedroom suiteview of the oceanthe main streettwo nightsquaint hotelfew blocksbeds were comfortablecarmel by the seashops and restaurantsgas fire
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Reviewed October 4, 2017

This hotel is convenient to shops and restaurants. The rooms were comfortable and the staff was very friendly and helpful. The hotel is built on the side of a steep hill. People with mobility issues should request rooms on the street level.

1  Thank willwiseman
Response from Hofsas, Manager at Hofsas House HotelResponded October 10, 2017

We're happy to hear you had a comfortable room and friendly service from our staff! We hope to welcome you back again, thank you for the review!

Reviewed October 3, 2017

Thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the Hofsas. Up a side street from the Main Street (Ocean Avenue) so was very quiet. Easy walking distance if don't want to drive. Pool was a little chilly for me (not heated) but not a big deal as we...More

1  Thank Terri L
Response from Hofsas, Manager at Hofsas House HotelResponded October 10, 2017

We're so happy you enjoyed your stay and excellent service at our family-run hotel! We look forward to welcoming you back again, thank you for the review!

Reviewed October 3, 2017

Hofsas House Hotel was a lovely quaint place. It was beautifully maintained, the rooms were immaculate as was all of it. Pool area was a bonus and the outdoor terraces were great to watch the sunset with a nice bottle of wine. The location was...More

Thank Brenda A
Response from Hofsas, Manager at Hofsas House HotelResponded October 10, 2017

Thank you for the nice review! We're so happy you enjoyed your stay and our immaculate rooms as well as wine out on the terrace! We hope to see you again sometime!

Reviewed September 24, 2017 via mobile

This is the fourth time I have stayed here — a week or more each time. This is known locally as the insiders place. Every time I have been here it has been immaculate. It seems they must paint inside and out at least once,...More

1  Thank Bluedevil68
Response from Hofsas, Manager at Hofsas House HotelResponded September 29, 2017

Thank you for the nice review! It's so great to hear you always enjoy our immaculate hotel as well as breakfast and complimentary parking! We appreciate your patronage and for sharing your experience, we hope to welcome you back soon!

Reviewed September 13, 2017

Ideal location for strolling around and exploring Carmel. This was our 2nd visit and we really enjoy staying here. //// Greeted by general manager Carrie Theis who instantly exudes those special qualities of warmth and friendliness that simply can't be faked, her passion for family,...More

1  Thank CaliforniaExplored
Response from Hofsas, Manager at Hofsas House HotelResponded September 18, 2017

It's so nice to hear you had a warm welcome and helpful suggestions from Carrie! We appreciate your kind words and for sharing your experience. Thanks for the review, we look forward to seeing you again!

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$149 - US$365 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#8 Family Hotel in Carmel
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$149 - US$365 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#8 Family Hotel in Carmel
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Pool & Beach (22)
Dining (3)
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shirro
January 23, 2016|
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Response from Melanie E | Reviewed this property |
It's a 15.00 nightly pet fee.
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Room Tips
"Ask for a top floor to avoid hearing creaky footsteps all night long"
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"There really aren't any bad rooms, but if you have trouble with steps, let them know that up front."
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"We always try to book street level room with kitchenette and south facing balcony to enjoy the sunset over..."
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"All the rooms have common balcony . For those with wheel chairs , only first floor is suitable.All other..."
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