La Playa Carmel By The Sea Hotel - Carmel-by-the-Sea

Camino Real At 8Th Avenue, Carmel-by-the-Sea, United States, 93921  show map
 3 stars
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La Playa Carmel By The Sea Hotel - Carmel-by-the-Sea

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Free parking
 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Swimming Pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Private beach

Beach access

 Sports activities

Hiking

 Breakfast

Continental breakfast

Editorial review:

This hotel has a great location close to the shops in Carmel and is two blocks away from the ocean. It has been renovated over the past few years, but critics feel that it's still a bit dated and that the rooms are old and uninviting. The bathrooms needed to be redone, according to some. The grounds and ambiance were highly praised, though.

Overview

Located in the heart of Carmel-by-the-Sea, the 3-star La Playa Carmel offers luxurious rooms. This unique hotel dates from 1905 and was refurbished in 2011.

Many Carmel-by-the-Sea sights, including Pebble Beach, The Barnyard Specialty Shops and Point Lobos State Reserve are 30 minutes away from the hotel. You can see Golden Bough Playhouse, Carmel Plaza and Carmel's Forest Theater only 200 meters from the property.

The hotel boasts close proximity to an aquarium and restaurants.

Fast access to Monterey Peninsula airport within 10km is provided.

Rooms

This property counts 75 guestrooms featuring Pool Side Double Room, Tradition Room and Premier Room. There are rooms with stunning views of the ocean.

Eat

In the morning a complimentary buffet breakfast is served.

Services

Room service, shopping service and wake up service as well as a tour desk, a lift and a safe deposit box are available at the hotel.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public hotel parking is possible on site.

Year renovated   2012.  Number of rooms   75.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Free on-site parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • Pets allowed (limited amount or weight)
  • Luggage storage
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Activities

  • Hiking

Services

  • Room service
  • Laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Medical facilities service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities

Children's facilities

  • DVDs/Videos for children

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beach access
  • Garden area
  • Library

Room view

  • Sea view
  • Garden view
  • Ocean view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Heating
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Turndown service
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • No rollaway/Extra beds available
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Free local telephone calls
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  4 pm

Check-Out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 17 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Camino Real At 8Th Avenue, Carmel-by-the-Sea, United States, 93921

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City Center
  • Carmel-by-the-Sea
    500 m
Airports
Bus stop
  • 200 m
Restaurants
  • Terrace Grill (cuisine: American, Mediterranean, Contemporary)
    80 m
  • Dametra Cafe (cuisine: Mediterranean)
    390 m
Beaches
  • Carmel City Beach / Carmel River Beach
    320 m
  • China Cove and Gibson Beach
    650 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  4 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of rooms:
    75

Rooms and availability

La Playa Carmel By The Sea Premier RoomLa Playa Carmel By The Sea Premier RoomLa Playa Carmel By The Sea Premier Room
Premier Room
Bed type: 2 Queen Size beds
Size: 28m2
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    La Playa Carmel By The Sea Double RoomLa Playa Carmel By The Sea Double RoomLa Playa Carmel By The Sea Double Room
    Double Room
    Bed type: Double Bed or 2 Queen Size beds or King Size bed
    Size: 28m2
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    • Free Wi-Fi
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    DOUBLE SEA VIEW

    Room facilities
      La Playa Carmel By The Sea Pool Side Double Room pool
      Pool Side Double Room
      Bed type: King Size bed
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        Room facilities
          La Playa Carmel By The Sea Luxury RoomLa Playa Carmel By The Sea Luxury RoomLa Playa Carmel By The Sea Luxury Room
          Luxury Room
          Size: 28m2
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          • Free Wi-Fi
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          Showcasing ocean views, this luxurious room is equipped with a minibar and coffee-making facilities. Free Wi-Fi and a flat-screen TV with cable are included.

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            How to reach hotel

            hotel La Playa Carmel By The Sea Hotel - Carmel-by-the-Sea Carmel-by-the-Sea location
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            Hotel Address:

            Camino Real At 8Th Avenue, Carmel-by-the-Sea, United States, 93921

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Carmel-by-the-Sea
              500 m
            Airports
            Bus stop
            • 200 m
            Restaurants
            • Terrace Grill (cuisine: American, Mediterranean, Contemporary)
              80 m
            • Dametra Cafe (cuisine: Mediterranean)
              390 m
            Beaches
            • Carmel City Beach / Carmel River Beach
              320 m
            • China Cove and Gibson Beach
              650 m
            Hotel information
            • Check-In:
              from  4 pm
            • Check-Out:
              until  12 pm
            • Year renovated:
              2012
            • Number of rooms:
              75

            La Playa Carmel By The Sea Location

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            What's nearby

            Tourist attractions

            • Wine Tasting Center and Vineyard - 4.4km

            Popular areas

            • City Center - 400 m

            Sport related

            Historical sites

            Museums

            • Monterey Symphony - 400 m
            • Monterey World Music Festival - 2.3km

            Local Attractions

            • Point Lobos State Reserve - 4.4km
              Route 1, Carmel
            • Monterey Museum of Art - 5.7km
              559 Pacific St. and Jefferson and Madison streets, Monterey
            • Garrapata Beach - 5.7km
              Monterey, CA
            • Gravity Garden - 5.2km
              Highway 1 and Fern Canyon Road, Carmel
            • Andrew Molera State Park - 5.7km
              Monterey, CA

            Near the hotel

            • Carmel City Beach / Carmel River Beach - 320 m
              Ocean Avenue, Carmel
            • Carmel Village - 640 m
              Ocean Avenue and State Route 1, Carmel
            • Carl Cherry Center for the Arts - 1.0km
              At the corner of Guadalupe Street and Fourth Avenue, Carmel
            • Tor House - 1.2km
              26304 Ocean View Avenue, Carmel
            • Sunset Cultural Center - 420 m
              San Carlos Street and Ninth Avenue, Carmel
            • China Cove and Gibson Beach - 650 m
              Point Lobos State Reserve, Carmel
            • Mission Basilica - 1.2km
              Rio Road and Lauren Drive, Monterey

            Restaurants Nearby

            • Terrace Grill - 80 m

              Address: Camino Real & Eighth Ave.
              Phone: 831-624-6476

              63% likes this, based on 12 reviews
              Cuisine: American, Mediterranean, Contemporary, Continental
              Price Range: GBP 17 - GBP 24

            • Sade's Cocktails - 310 m

              Address: Lincoln

            • La Bicyclette - 370 m

              Address: 7th Ave AT Dolores St
              Phone: (831) 622-9899

              62% likes this, based on 362 reviews

            • Dametra Cafe - 390 m

              Address: Ocean Ave, 2nd East Lincoln
              Phone: 831-622-7766

              82% likes this, based on 1085 reviews
              Cuisine: Mediterranean
              Price Range: GBP 0 - GBP 13

            • Terry's Lounge - 320 m

              Address: Lincoln and 7th

              73% likes this, based on 135 reviews
              Cuisine: American, Californian
              Price Range: GBP 7 - GBP 20

            Hotel information
            • Check-In:
              from  4 pm
            • Check-Out:
              until  12 pm
            • Year renovated:
              2012
            • Number of rooms:
              75

            La Playa Carmel By The Sea Reviews

            Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at La Playa Carmel By The Sea

            Individual guest reviews

            • Couple
              7.8

              It is a nicely renovated Spanish style hotel with a great location in Carmel. The breakfasts were very good and it's nice to have an ocean view.

              The bathroom was very small with a bar size sink. The room rate was on the high side.

            • Older travelers
              9.2

              Location Ambience Attentive & friendly staff Location close to beach & downtown Carmel Fantastic full breakfast included

              Shower not separate from tub Shutters did not block sign lights completely Hum from below somewhat annoying Smoke detector green flashing lights above bed annoying Noisy heater

            How to reach hotel

            hotel La Playa Carmel By The Sea Hotel - Carmel-by-the-Sea Carmel-by-the-Sea location
            Show big map »

            Hotel Address:

            Camino Real At 8Th Avenue, Carmel-by-the-Sea, United States, 93921

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Carmel-by-the-Sea
              500 m
            Airports
            Bus stop
            • 200 m
            Restaurants
            • Terrace Grill (cuisine: American, Mediterranean, Contemporary)
              80 m
            • Dametra Cafe (cuisine: Mediterranean)
              390 m
            Beaches
            • Carmel City Beach / Carmel River Beach
              320 m
            • China Cove and Gibson Beach
              650 m
            Hotel information
            • Check-In:
              from  4 pm
            • Check-Out:
              until  12 pm
            • Year renovated:
              2012
            • Number of rooms:
              75
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