Luxury at a Carmel Boutique Inn or B&B

Experience European charm and beautiful white-sand beaches during your stay at a Carmel boutique inn. The quaint village of Carmel-by-the-Sea is situated on the Bay along the beautiful Monterey Peninsula. Carmel offers a wide variety of restaurants, coffee houses, bakeries and pubs. Carmel by the Sea is a meca for artists, writers and musicians. More than 100 art studios, galleries and antique stores display the works of artists from around the world. No trip to the area would be complete without browsing through the boutique shops and antique stores throughout the community. continued ...

inn of the Month

Mission Street at 3rd Avenue | Carmel, CA 93921 | 831-624-2776

Tradewinds Carmel has been called a secret gem in downtown Carmel, featured in Architectural Digest under “Glamorous Hotels” and voted one of the top inns by Coastal Living Magazine. The inn surrounds a beautiful courtyard with a stream, firepit and Meditation Garden. Rooms feature Frette linens, kimono robes, Aveda bath products, as well as some fireplaces, balconies and ocean views.

Number of Rooms: 28   |   Rates: 225-550 Reservations

Tradewinds Carmel

Dolores Street & Third Avenue | Carmel, CA 93921 | 831-625-3263

Spacious Suites & Romantic Studios all with Fireplaces and Luxury Baths, where your Pets are always Welcome!

Number of Rooms: 12   |   Rates: $275-$425 Reservations

Carmel Country Inn

Lincoln at Seventh | Carmel, CA 93921 | 831-624-3871

From the first moment the Mediterranean facade, garden courtyard and inviting lobby of the Cypress Inn offers visitors a warm welcome and the promise of a delightful stay. Located in the heart of Carmel-by-the Sea, just blocks from the village’s famous beach, shops, galleries and restaurants, the Cypress Inn offers every comfort including recently remodeled rooms and the personal service of a thoughtful staff. Dogs and cats are welcome to join their owners. The inn is owned by Doris Day and Dennis LeVett.

Number of Rooms: 44   |   Rates: $150 - $575 Reservations

Cypress Inn

San Carlos and 7th | Carmel, CA 93921 | 831-624-6421

The Coachmans Inn offers rooms that feature an array of personal touches. All rooms are large and open with comfortable furniture accented with brass beds and tables to match. Many rooms offer gas fireplaces and some rooms have Jacuzzi tubs, while others have soaking tubs. All rooms have a large TV with VCR/DVD and a video/dvd library. We have a sherry and cookie hour in the evening and deliver a continental breakfast to your door. Off our outdoor patio we have a large hot tub and dry sauna.

Number of Rooms: 30   |   Rates: $115 - $295 Reservations

Coachman's Inn

102 West Carmel Valley Road | Carmel Valley, CA 93924 | 831-659-5361

Special DINNER WINE ESCAPE Package for Two $200 Savings:
2 nights, 4 dinners, 4 winetasting tickets – From $165 per person. Includes breakfast buffet with belgian waffles and evening wine and cheese hour. Hidden Valley Inn is nestled in the Sunny Santa Lucia Mountains just minutes from Carmel-by-Sea and conveniently located within walking distance of the quaint Carmel Valley Village, offering wine tasting, fabulous al fresco dining, antique shopping and art galleries.

Number of Rooms: 25   |   Rates: $119 - $241 Reservations

Country Garden Inns

Junipero & 3rd Streets | Carmel, CA 93921 | 800-350-7723

Affordable Carmel Luxury! Located in downtown Carmel-by-the-Sea, a short walk from the shops and restaurants. Many rooms offer fireplaces, private balconies and ocean views. Some with in-room jacuzzi tubs. Enjoy coastal evenings on the outdoor patio complete with fireplace and heated spa. Ask about our pet-friendly one bedroom cottages with wood-burning fireplace. These cozy cottages include either a fully-equipped kitchen or in-room jacuzzi tub. All stays include a complimentary continental breakfast basket, free in-room wifi and off street parking. Seasonal Rates and Specials posted online.

Number of Rooms: 26   |   Rates: $179 - $317 Reservations

Horizon Inn and Ocean View Lodge

San Antonio at 13th Street | Carmel, CA 93921 | 831-624-2741

One of Carmel’s original hotel accommodations, The Colonial Terrace sought out the peace and tranquility of the village neighborhood when it was built in 1925. Located just one block from a breathtaking white sand beach, The Colonial Terrace is a short walk to the quaint European style village offering romance, gourmet dining, shopping, spas, art galleries and fun.

Number of Rooms: 28   |   Rates: $129 - $559 Reservations

Colonial Terrace Inn at Carmel by the Sea

Monte Verde Between 5th & 6th | Carmel, CA 93921 | 831-624-7917

Experience the Magic of a Time Gone By ….... the Charm of Old Carmel.
Happy Landing a short distance to the white sands of Carmel’s renowned beaches and quaint shops. Antique furnishings, cathedral ceilings, stained glass windows, breakfast served to your room – just a few of the comforts offered.

Number of Rooms: 7   |   Rates: $135 - $235 Reservations

Happy Landing Inn

Junipero between 7th & 8th Street | Carmel, CA 93921 | 831-625-5222

Monterey County has been recognized as a Top 10 Destination by Conde Nast and a Top 10 Best Wine Destination on the Planet by Wine Enthusiast! And Carmel is in the heart of it all. The Cobblestone Inn is a picturesque and romantic back drop of why people visit Carmel. Nightly wine and cheese reception, cooked to order breakfast daily are some of the bountiful pleasures included for all of our guests. Dramatic sunsets within walking distance of our Inn and a warm fireplace awaits you upon your return to your guestroom. In celebration of these recognitions we are celebrating for the month of Fe continued

Number of Rooms: 24   |   Rates: $130-$500 Reservations

Cobblestone Inn

Monte Verde and Seventh | Carmel, CA 93921 | 831-624-8578

Built in 1929, the European-style luxury hotel is located just four blocks from famous Carmel Beach and an easy stroll to the village’s numerous art galleries, shops and restaurants. Major renovations have transformed the hotel’s 20 guest rooms, entrance and landscaped courtyard into a romantic Carmel setting.

Number of Rooms: 20   |   Rates: $295 - $650 Reservations

L'Auberge Carmel, Relais & Chateaux

4th and San Carlos | Carmel, CA 93921 | 831-624-2745

Located in the residential area of Carmel-by-the-Sea, the Hofsas House is three blocks from Ocean Avenue, the main thoroughfare of this world renowned artist colony. The Inn was built on a hill that allows magnificent ocean views from many of its 37 rooms and suites. There is plenty of off-street parking and guests delight in walking everywhere in Carmel from the inn. Rooms and suites are light and airy with large windows that take advantage of the views.

Number of Rooms: 37   |   Rates: $95 - $350 Reservations

Hofsas House

The Carmel coastline has some of the most beautiful views in all of California. Just a short drive from Carmel, visitors can spend an afternoon exploring the area’s coastline at Point Lobos State Reserve. The reserve features spectacular, picturesque views and an abundance of area wildlife. This is a great place to hike and explore. From Carmel, take a drive along the breathtaking Big Sur coastline where more fantastic photo opportunities await you. Visitors can also try their hand at a round of golf at the famous Pebble Beach golf courses, or sample the fine wines of the beautiful Carmel Valley. At night, unwind in the sophisticated luxury of a Carmel bed and breakfast.

Each member of the California Association of Bed & Breakfast Inns is quality-certified. Make reservations at a CABBI member B&B with confidence that you will experience outstanding Carmel lodging accommodations and hospitality during your stay. Book your next visit to California’s Central Coast at a Carmel boutique inn.