Hotels in Carmel, California

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Carmel overview

Visitors to Carmel have positive things to say about this scenic city and its seaside. Activities like hiking give you a chance to enjoy the outdoors while you're in town. You can spend a relaxing day in Carmel visiting Point Lobos State Reserve. Carmel Beach and Bixby Bridge are other popular sights to visit.

Where to stay in Carmel

A city welcoming to all, Carmel offers a variety of hotels and other lodging choices. There are 48 hotels in Carmel and you can shop as many as 189 deals for rooms on Hotels.com, some with discounts of up to 40%. Our room prices start at 41 USD per night and below you'll find the number of hotels by star rating in Carmel as well as in the surrounding area:
  • • 4 5-star hotels from 220 USD per night
  • • 35 4-star hotels from 145 USD per night
  • • 75 3-star hotels from 88 USD per night
  • • 63 2-star hotels from 54 USD per night

How to get to Carmel

Fly into Monterey, CA (MRY-Monterey Peninsula), 4.8 mi (7.7 km) from central Carmel.

What to see around Carmel

The area is recognized for its natural setting, offering these places to visit:
  • • Carmel Beach
  • • Point Lobos State Reserve
  • • Carmel River State Beach
  • • Monastery Beach
  • • Jacks Peak County Park
Here are some favorite shopping areas to find that perfect souvenir:
  • • Carmel Plaza
  • • The Barnyard
Highlights of the area include:
  • • Bixby Bridge
  • • Blair Estate Tasting Room
  • • Galante Vineyards
  • • Carmel Chamber of Commerce
  • • Wrath Winery