The safety of our guests and our staff is our first priority and we will operate under all protocols as required by the Center for Disease Control (CDC) and Monterey County.

  • Face masks will be required. Please be sure you have your face mask on before you enter our facility.
  • Please practice Social Distancing of at least 6 feet.
  • Cleaning protocols are in place in all rooms and throughout our property and hand sanitizer is provided in our lobby.
  • If you are experiencing any of the symptoms identified by the CDC as possibly being COVID-19 related such as coughing, fever, sore throat, and/or shortness of breath, please stay home.
  • Staff is available via phone to answer questions.

We appreciate your patience as we start to adapt to our “new normal”.


WELCOME TO Carmel Resort Inn

Carmel Resort Inn, The Best Carmel-by-the-Sea Hotel

The ocean is calling! We invite you to stay at Carmel Resort Inn in one of the most romantic and charming seaside destinations: Carmel-by-the-Sea, California. This whimsical community is renowned for its white-sand beaches, storybook cottages, historic Spanish mission, and enchanting old-world ambiance. Whether you want to discover one-of-a-kind shops, stroll through world-class art galleries, or take a scenic walk along the coastline – there’s something for everyone in Carmel-by-the-Sea. Experience the best of this coastal town with a stay at Carmel Inn Resort.

Carmel Resort Inn, Homey Guestrooms and First-Class Amenities

Carmel Valley’s rolling hills and beautiful vineyards make the perfect backdrop for the Carmel Resort Inn. We off our guests a luxurious lodging experience with quaint guestrooms and cottages. Each of these offers modern amenities, including HBO on 32" Flat Screen HDTV, fireplaces, and complimentary coffee and tea. Our property also features free parking, BBQ facilities, and a lovely garden. Our friendly around-the-clock front desk looks forward to welcoming you to Carmel-by-the-Sea!

Carmel Resort Inn, A Carmel Beach Hotel Near Top Attractions

Our conveniently located inn is a mere walk or bicycle ride away from Historic Downtown Carmel, where you can discover boutique shops, restaurants, and one-of-a-kind art galleries. Our property is a mere 15-minute walk from Sunset Center and 2 kilometers from Carmel Mission. There is much to see and do in Carmel-by-the-Sea. Check out its top sites and attractions, including Carmel Beach and Ocean Avenue, Point Lobos State National Reserve, the Monterey Bay Aquarium, and Pebble Beach Golf Links. We can’t wait to hear about your adventures in Carmel-by-the-Sea!

Your Excuse to Sleep In

It isn't Carmel-by-the-sea without a little pomp and show. Contemporary elegance is refined with local touches and luxurious amenities in our classic rooms. Whether it's to attend a business meeting or enjoy a romantic getaway in the area, Carmel Resort Inn will not disappoint. Each guest room includes all the elements of an ideal stay! Explore our rooms, suites, and cottages and select the perfect home base for your stay in Carmel.









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Where to go and what to see from Carmel Resort Inn
Just a short stroll away from the hotel, some of Carmel’s most iconic spots are waiting to be discovered. Guests at Carmel Resort Inn can tick Carmel Beach, Point Lobos State Natural Reserve, Monterey Bay Aquarium, and many more off their must-see lists by using our hotel as a base. Carmel Resort Inn is the first choice among the city’s hotels for business travelers, couples, and families seeking a relaxed luxury and lifestyle experience. Be ready to experience infinite enjoyment and discovery of new horizons.

Carpenter St & 1st Avenue, Carmel by the Sea, California 93923