Carmel-by-the-Sea hotels

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Low season

January

High season

April

Average price (weeknight)

R4 935

Average price (weekend night)

R6 767
Cheapest month to stay with an average 20% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 66% rise in price.
Average Sun - Thu price over the last 2 weeks.
Average Fri & Sat price over the last 2 weeks.

Best Carmel-by-the-Sea hotels

Most recommended Carmel-by-the-Sea hotels

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Horizon Inn & Ocean View Lodge - Carmel-by-the-Sea - Lounge
Horizon Inn & Ocean View Lodge
8.6 Very Good
R5 598+
R5 598+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Hofsas House Hotel - Carmel-by-the-Sea - Beach
Hofsas House Hotel
8.3 Very Good
R3 697+
R3 697+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet-friendly
Tally Ho Inn
8.7 Very Good
R9 822+
R9 822+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Carmel Wayfarer Inn
6.8 Okay
R3 028+
R3 028+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pet-friendly
Carmel Lodge
8 Very Good
R8 326+
R8 326+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet-friendly
Pine Inn
7.6 Good
R4 894+
R4 894+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Carmel Fireplace Inn
7.8 Good
R4 154+
R4 154+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pet-friendly
Carriage House Inn
9.4 Wonderful
R9 875+
R9 875+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Hotel Carmel
8.1 Very Good
R10 034+
R10 034+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pet-friendly
Air conditioning
Wayside Inn
8.6 Very Good
R5 774+
R5 774+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
The Getaway
8.6 Very Good
R5 985+
R5 985+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pet-friendly
Air conditioning

Carmel-by-the-Sea hotels near Carmel Beach

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Briarwood Inn - Carmel-by-the-Sea - Building
Briarwood Inn
8.1 Very Good
R4 189+
R4 189+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pet-friendly
Normandy Inn - Carmel-by-the-Sea - Dining room
Normandy Inn
8.5 Very Good
R4 946+
R4 946+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
La Playa Carmel
8.4 Very Good
R13 396+
R13 396+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet-friendly
L Auberge Carmel
8.6 Very Good
R12 005+
R12 005+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pet-friendly

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Top tips for finding Carmel-by-the-Sea hotel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Carmel-by-the-Sea, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in Carmel-by-the-Sea in January and November.
  • Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Carmel-by-the-Sea if you stay on a Saturday. The opposite is true for, Thursday, which is usually the most expensive day.
  • Book at least 68 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Carmel-by-the-Sea accommodation.
  • Hoping to learn about the city’s history? Choose a hotel near the Mission San Carlos Borromeo del Río Carmelo, otherwise known as the Carmel Mission. The mission was built in 1797 and has since been restored. Now, it features five different museums. The Carmel River Inn is a cozy choice that will put you only a seven-minute walk from the property.
  • If you plan on spending your vacation relaxing next to the ocean, choose a hotel near Carmel Beach, like the Carmel Green Lantern Inn located five minutes’ walk from the beach. Carmel Beach has water that is great for both swimming and surfing, and parts of the beach are dog-friendly.
  • For travelers who enjoy hiking, book a hotel near Mission Trail Park, a preserve of more than 30 acres and with about five miles of trails. The Carriage House Inn is a standard hotel that is only a seven-minute walk from the area.
  • To enjoy some of the art the city has to offer, choose one of the many hotels near the popular Weston Gallery, such as the Pine Inn that is only three minutes from the gallery. The Weston Gallery houses a variety of modern and vintage photography, some of which comes from the area.
  • If you are specifically interested in water recreation activities, book a hotel near Lovers Point State Marine Reserve, like the Lovers Point Inn, which is only a two-minute walk away. This small beach attracts a high number of kayaks, paddle boards, and boat rentals, and it is also graced with calm water that is great for sports.

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