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  • Average28%
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Reviewed yesterday

You cannot get a better location for walking to Santa Monica Pier and lots of great restaurants. But the hotel is very old and had a moldy smell. Blankets were from the sixties. Outlets were old and had trouble supporting phone charger. Difficult location to...More

Thank edlori60
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a very basic hotel in need of redecoration, but our room was clean and comfortable and we spent very little time in it. There was a lot of noise from the air con/power system outside but it didn’t really keep us awake so...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

We spent only one night at this hotel at the end of our quick trip to California. We were pleasantly surprised. The hotel is in a great location, close to the Santa Monica Pier, close to the promenade, and convenient public parking right up the...More

Thank ANTravelers
Response from AngelaRogers, General Manager at Hotel CarmelResponded yesterday

Hello and thank you for the awesome five bubble review from your recent stay with us at Hotel Carmel. I was very happy to lean that our hotel worked out well for your visit and I will be sharing your review with my team. Santa...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great location! Very nice hotel. Great restaurants to walk to. It does cost to park.. 25$ for overnight or valet. A block off of Ocean. Very close to Santa Monica pier. Will definitely stay here again !More

Thank SassyKC
Response from AngelaRogers, General Manager at Hotel CarmelResponded 2 days ago

Thank you so much for the four bubble review from your recent stay with us at Hotel Carmel. It is great to hear that our hotel worked out well for your visit to Santa Monica and we really appreciate your endorsement that you would stay...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Great location for seeing everything in Santa Monica. Friendly staff. Rooms basic but very clean. The coffee and pastries at breakfast time were a welcome surprise and very nice. We were able to store baggage after check out.More

Thank wrenw00d
Response from AngelaRogers, General Manager at Hotel CarmelResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so much for selecting Hotel Carmel for your visit to Santa Monica. We really appreciate you mentioning our great location, friendly staff and complimentary morning coffee service. I hope you enjoyed your visit to our world class destination and had the opportunity to...More

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Santa Monica
Santa Monica is a coastal town that maintains a
balance as a tourist destination and as an area with a
thriving local culture. On the beach, bikers,
roller-bladers, runners and walkers move along the
famed bike path enjoying the beautiful Los Angeles
weather. The solar-powered Ferris wheel at the Santa
Monica pier spins high above the water, while park
revelers scream with delight riding the roller
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Alibingo
29 September 2017|
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Response from Beverly1958 | Reviewed this property |
No. It's valet parking. Think it's about $23 a night
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HighestLoz
15 March 2017|
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Response from NZJulie | Reviewed this property |
Oops very late answer. We used Uber - quick and pretty cheap.
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28 February 2017|
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Response from seaspirals | Reviewed this property |
No - we could see the lights on the pier from our room but no ocean views
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"friends stayed in about the middle north side and had horrible view of aircon units"
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"Inside courtyard for quietness or street view for a more open outlook despite a bit of noise"
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"If you do chose to stay at this hotel do not accept a room at the back of the hotel, extremely noisy as its..."
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"Ask for rooms that do not face an alleyway"
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