We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
5/2/2018 6/2/2018
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Hofsas House Hotel

    Between 3rd and 4th Avenues on San Carlos Street, Carmel, CA 93921
    Lowest prices for your stay
    5/2/2018 6/2/2018
    Are these your travel dates?
    TripAdvisor uses this information to find you the lowest prices for your stay.
     5 people are viewing this hotel
    Lock in the lowest price from our partners
    US$ 168
    US$ 155
    View Deal
    Traveller (131)
    Room & Suite (289)
    Pool & Beach (22)
    • Excellent30%
    • Very good45%
    • Average16%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    “pastries” (45 reviews)
    “heated pool” (15 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Multilingual Staff
    Pets Allowed
    2.5 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    5 Feb6 Feb
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 6 partner sites to see rooms from US$ 155.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Carmel hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "46cd3b917d3e48bba097290c624de5d2", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":76400,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[32448784],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":5,"month":2,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":6,"month":2,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":155,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"46cd3b917d3e48bba097290c624de5d2","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":168,"lowestMetaPrice":155,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":168,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":168,"lowestMetaPrice":155,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":168,"hotelName":"Hofsas House Hotel","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjQ2Y2QzYjkxN2QzZTQ4YmJhMDk3MjkwYzYyNGRlNWQyIiwiQUlLIjoiMTY2NTdkODcxN2JlNDJlZTkwOGU1MWRkYTlmYWRkMGUifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "05/02/2018", "checkOut": "06/02/2018", "lowestPrice": "US$ 155", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"110832473":"HotelsCom2IB","78844935":"OrbitzEWS","79397357":"CheapTicketsEWS","34355636":"Hotwire","53893471":"TravelocityEWS","32686382":"Expedia","32448784":"BookingCom"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    JPMiles / Payback Arrow
    JPMiles / Payback Arrow
    Reviews (421)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    • More languages

    1 - 5 of 348 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Hofsas Hotel looks very quaintly decorated in traditional German style from the outside, but I found our room to be quite plain and bare. Other rooms that we were able to see as we walked by that were being cleaned looked to have more style....More

    1  Thank Rachel W
    Response from Hofsas, Manager at Hofsas House HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    We're glad you enjoyed our central location and are very sorry to hear about the other issues you encountered on your visit. We value your feedback as we look into all the reviews we receive to see where we can improve. Again, we apologize your...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    This is the quintessential Carmel hotel. Location: the location is worth 4 stars Right in town and a view of the ocean horizon from the upper floors. Room: Firm, newer mattresses, newer carpet, clean and basic. Walls are on the thin side and floors are...More

    1  Thank BarbaricDerek
    Response from Hofsas, Manager at Hofsas House HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    We're glad you enjoyed our central location and views from the top floor. We appreciate your comments and hope you'll choose to stay with us again, thank you for taking the time to review!

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I had a room with a great ocean view and a stone fireplace. Breakfast was terrific, but it's really the people who make the trip worthwhile. The hotel has been in the same family for several generations, and it's clear they really care about giving...More

    Thank Elaine H
    Response from Hofsas, Manager at Hofsas House HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you for the lovely review! We're so happy you chose to stay with us and had such a nice time at our family-run hotel! We hope to welcome you back again!

    Reviewed 17 December 2017

    This has been our preferred choice of hotel in Carmel for over 20 years and we have never been disappointed . The property is ideally located a short and pleasant stroll from Ocean Ave . and the beach .Rooms are spacious and charmingly appointed .The...More

    Thank sf0traveller
    Response from Hofsas, Manager at Hofsas House HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you for the nice review! It's so great to hear you have been staying with us for so many years and always have welcoming service! We appreciate your patronage and look forward to your next visit!

    Reviewed 2 December 2017

    Our quaintly decorated charming room had to be the most spacious hotel room we have ever stayed in. Given that this is an inn in the heart of downtown Carmel with its tiny storybook buildings, the large airy rooms here are a miracle. The location...More

    1  Thank deborahbB3746SZ
    Response from Hofsas, Manager at Hofsas House HotelResponded 7 December 2017

    Thank you for the nice review! We're so happy you enjoyed our large rooms, central location and friendly staff! We hope to welcome you back again sometime!

    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Heated pool
    • Outdoor pool
    • Price range
    • US$ 131 - US$ 215 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #8 Family Hotel in Carmel
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 38
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Hotels.com, Orbitz, Travelocity, Expedia, Priceline and TripOnline SA so you can book your Hofsas House Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • United States >
    • California >
    • Monterey County >
    • Carmel
    • Also Known As
    • Hofsas Hotel Carmel ,
    • Hofsas House Hotel Carmel
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (131)
    Room & Suite (289)
    Pool & Beach (22)
    Dining (3)
    Hotel & Grounds (111)
    Bathroom (3)
    Nearby HotelsSee all 25 hotels in Carmel
    Hotel Carmel
    166 reviews
    .08 km away
    Tradewinds Carmel
    626 reviews
    .12 km away
    Best Western Carmel's Town House Lodge
    690 reviews
    .20 km away
    Carmel Lodge
    435 reviews
    .21 km away
    Nearby Restaurants
    485 reviews
    .28 km away
    Katy's Place
    806 reviews
    .31 km away
    620 reviews
    .36 km away
    Casanova Restaurant
    1,349 reviews
    .25 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    De Tierra Vineyards Tasting Room
    14 reviews
    .31 km away
    Dawson Cole Fine Art
    8 reviews
    .38 km away
    Wyland Gallery Carmel
    11 reviews
    .43 km away
    Jones & Terwilliger Galleries
    7 reviews
    .39 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    23 January 2016|
    AnswerShow all 4 answers
    Response from Melanie E | Reviewed this property |
    It's a 15.00 nightly pet fee.
    4 April 2015|
    AnswerShow all 4 answers
    Response from jkottka | Reviewed this property |
    Not my review- must belong to someone else
    Room Tips
    "Ask for a top floor to avoid hearing creaky footsteps all night long"
    Read review
    "There really aren't any bad rooms, but if you have trouble with steps, let them know that up front."
    Read review
    "We always try to book street level room with kitchenette and south facing balcony to enjoy the sunset over..."
    Read review
    "All the rooms have common balcony . For those with wheel chairs , only first floor is suitable.All other..."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing