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Brea, California
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed for four nights and found the rooms comfortable and well-priced. The staff was very helpful and friendly--top marks. The building is unremarkable, with a bit of fraying at the edges. But the location is excellent. WiFi is mostly poor, and sometimes downright horrible. My only other actual complaint is the garbage trucks--which of course are not the hotel's...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely warm welcome, friendly hostess and great central location. We stayed whilst on a road trip down the West Coast of California. 10 minute drive back to Monterey for a whale watching trip. Lots of restaurants in Carmel which were expensive and lots of quirky shops.

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Alamo, California, USA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

They have freshened up this hotel, since the last time I was here. Great location for Carmel, PARKING! Friendly staff. Pet friendly. A very good value. I was on the ground floor, room was quiet, wifi worked well. Continental breakfast

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Florida
Reviewed 14 December 2016

Carmel Lodge is convenient to the shops and restaurants in the Carmel area. The room is a nice size with a comfy king bed and soft sheets. They have coffee available in the lobby in the morning for after your morning dog walk and will then bring a continental breakfast to your room at the time you designated when you...

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Sunnyvale
Reviewed 8 December 2016

We stayed at the Carmel Lodge in November. It is only two blocks to Ocean Ave. where the main shops are located. It is also an easy walk to the many restaurants in Carmel and down to the ocean. We stayed in the Premium King room, which was upstairs on street. The room was quite spacious with enough room to...

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Menlo Park, California
Reviewed 28 November 2016

We have stayed in many of the north of Ocean small hotels in Carmel. This one stacks up in the middle. We were in room 26, which is a nice large 2nd floor king on a corner surrounded by trees. It does not have any views, but this is not unusual for these in-town small hotels. It has vaulted ceilings...

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Sacramento, California
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Free parking at a hotel is what I look for because that's necessary in such towns as well as clean rooms and great customer service. The bed in the Queen's guest room was very comfy and the sheets crispy clean. I wish I had gotten a double bed but I was trying to get an inexpensive deal for the weekend....

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Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 25 November 2016

Had booked one night on our tour along the PCH. Loved the town/area so much we stayed a second night and forfeited part of our next nights hotel charge...:( Location is awesome as it's right in the middle of town; an easy walk to everything you need. Rates were reasonable for Carmel. The 2 rooms that our two couples had...

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Stillwater, Minnesota
Reviewed 19 November 2016

The Lodge is well situated in town with the beach at the end of the street. In general, Carmel is an expensive town to stay in. That said, the Carmel Lodge was just adequate. The room was small and uncomfortable to move around in. The bathroom was so outdated that I didn't want to use the shower. It's a two...

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Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

I've been staying here for years, it's a little old and frumpy. No way to charge your phone, but very pleasant and comfortable. Great downtown location. Blazing fast wifi! Excellent parking and very close to downtown and suburb restaurants.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Carmel Lodge has 38 guest rooms, is conveniently located in downtown Carmel- by-the-Sea and is just steps from famed Ocean Avenue's fabulous restaurants, art galleries and boutique shopping. Carmel Lodge offers their guests complimentary parking in the private lot, complimentary continental breakfast served to the room, and complimentary WiFi. The inn is only a half-mile from the white sands of Carmel Beach where the water is crisp and cool and the beach is clean and beautiful, and dogs can frolic off-leash. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Carmel Lodge

Address: San Carlos at 5th Avenue, Carmel, CA 93921-0951
Region: United States > California > Monterey County > Carmel
Price Range: ₹ 8,851 - ₹ 17,225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Carmel Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 38
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“Our room overlooked the petrol station but it was quiet, with parking for your car close by.”
 of 5 bubbles jill_yelling, 11 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in Room 41 which was on the end with great windows but was probably more noisy than the others due to the closeness to the street.”
 of 5 bubbles ScottR135, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Room 26 or 28”
 of 5 bubbles 665peters665, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I liked room 19 because it's on a corner. I didn't hear any other customers from the other side. Small room though. 1-2 people.”
 of 5 bubbles Priscilla_4u, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Get the bottom floor if you have mobility issues, or at least ask if there is access to upper floor. Might be and I didn't see it.”
 of 5 bubbles Wanger39, 25 Nov 2016 | Read review
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