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201 Broadway, Santa Monica, CA 90401-2311 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Concierge
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
2 Star accommodation
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All reviews coffee and pastries street promenade excellent location santa monica pier each morning an older hotel rooms are small bars and restaurants complimentary breakfast two blocks earplugs lax
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Location is great. But one would assume Broadway was a racetrack with the noise from within the room of cars, people, sirens etc. The room was clean but very dated. Green carpets! Old, big furniture. Fridge is up on a side table. No kettle or...More

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Response from AngelaRogers, General Manager at Hotel CarmelResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for being a recent guest with us at Hotel Carmel. Although i'm disappointed to read your review, I really appreciate you providing valuable feedback from your stay. I'm sorry you felt your room was in need of updating, but i was glad to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent three nights at this hotel over Thanksgiving. The best thing about the hotel is its location, between Ocean Ave. and the 3rd Street Promenade. Everything else is adequate at best. The rooms were clean but spartan. The shower was barely functional. Housekeeping did...More

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Response from AngelaRogers, General Manager at Hotel CarmelResponded 1 week ago

Hello DMN_CA Thank you for being a guest at Hotel Carmel and providing valuable feedback from your stay with us. We appreciate you taking the time to let us know your thoughts, observations, and recommendations. We hope you enjoyed your time in Santa Monica. Wishing...More

Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

While the hotel is located very close to the beach, my husband and I did not enjoy the city of Santa Monica or the hotel. For the hotel, there was no air conditioning in the room so we had to leave our window open and...More

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Response from AngelaRogers, General Manager at Hotel CarmelResponded 22 October 2018

I'm so sorry we left you with an unfavorable impression of our hotel and our destination, Santa Monica. We very much respect and acknowledge your opinions and your review is a disappointment to us to read. I did want to mention that all of our...More

Reviewed 18 October 2018

On arriving at the hotel my friends and I entered our room to find that there was something wrong with the A.C! It was freezing in our room and we could not turn off the A.C we slept in layers of clothing and multiple covers...More

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Response from AngelaRogers, General Manager at Hotel CarmelResponded 19 October 2018

Thank you for your review of your recent stay. I am happy to see our hotel and location worked out well for your visit to Santa Monica.I'm not exactly sure what room you stayed in, but occasionally the lid to the air conditioning control panel...More

Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

Stayed for last 3 nights - excellent location near Santa Monica pier & end of Route 66. Mixed reviews on here so far so I'll give mine based solely on our experience. Parked just outside the door - met by friendly & welcoming valet (never...More

Thank IRRON
Response from AngelaRogers, General Manager at Hotel CarmelResponded 22 October 2018

Hello Irron, Thanks for taking some time to post a review from a recent stay with us at Hotel Carmel. I really appreciate the feedback, both positive and constructive. I'm disappointed that my reception team was not engaging, but happy to read that my housekeeping...More

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Description
In the heart of Santa Monica, close to the Santa Monica Beach, the Hotel Carmel welcomes guests with classic Southern California hospitality. Steps away from world class shopping, fine dining, and the More historic Santa Monica Pier, the Hotel Carmel has been a favorite with Santa Monica visitors since 1924. Experience Hotel Carmel’s history when you enter the lobby; a designated stop on the Santa Monica historic walking tour. High ceilings, a tiled floor, dramatic columns and a classic fireplace capture the gracious Spanish revival elements of the nineteen twenties. Guests at the hotel enjoy a privileged location, just a block to Santa Monica Beach and the Santa Monica Pier, home to attractions, amusements, and excitement. The hotel is across the street from Santa Monica Place Mall, anchored by Bloomingdales and Nordstrom, and features world class retailers such as Barney’s, Tory Burch, Tiffany & Company, Nike, Coach, Burberry,and Louis Vuitton. The Arclight Cinema and the Cheese Cake Factory are also located in Santa Monica Place. Just a block away is Santa Monica’s lively Third Street Promenade home to dining, shopping, and street performers. Be in the heart of it all in downtown Santa Monica. Experience the historic Hotel Carmel, a Southern California classic. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
95
Price range
US$194 - US$279 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Carmel Hotel Santa Monica
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Hotel Carmel Santa Monica
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Carmel Santa Monica
Location
United States > California > Santa Monica > Santa Monica
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
95
Price range
US$194 - US$279 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Carmel Hotel Santa Monica
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Hotel Carmel Santa Monica
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Carmel Santa Monica
Location
United States > California > Santa Monica > Santa Monica
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Nearby
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
...More
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Questions & Answers
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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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GlobeTrotting681886
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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Room Tips
"Bring your own shampoo and conditioner"
yarachami
18 Oct 2018
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"Higher up rooms quieter"
SocialBridget
17 Sep 2018
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"friends stayed in about the middle north side and had horrible view of aircon units"
Philly179
15 May 2018
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"Inside courtyard for quietness or street view for a more open outlook despite a bit of noise"
eurolondoner
19 Mar 2018
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