La Playa Hotel

  • Ranked #2 for hotels in Carmel
  • James M.
    "Comfortable, inviting and homey fit the accommodations."(2 Tips)
    Robert F.
    "Everything, awesome views, great fun"(2 Tips)
    Dave B.
    "Breakfasts on the deck were very nice."(2 Tips)
    Des T.
    "This place is 5- stars close to beach and shops."(2 Tips)
15 Tips and reviews
  • scenic views
  • comfortable
  • homey
  • swimming pool
  • breakfast food
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  • James M.
    Friendly, helpful and cooperative describe the staff. Comfortable, inviting and homey fit the accommodations. Spectacular, lush and amazing speak for the setting. The restaraunt and bar locals use!
  • Patrick J.
    Fantastic hotel with great location in town. Free shuttle service and evening milk and cookies real winners
  • Robert S.
    Robert SApril 15, 2015
    terrific breakfast. We loved the pool side villas.
  • Karina S.
    Karina SoaresMarch 17, 2015
    Great hotel! Good staff and good bedroom. The have a shuttle for the clients so you don't need to drive. Good location as well.
  • Robert F.
    Robert FalettiJanuary 28, 2015
    Everything, awesome views, great fun
  • Kristi K. T.
    Kristi K. T.September 11, 2014
    Staff is extremely friendly and welcoming. Bed is very comfy.
  • Dave B.
    Dave BoydApril 3, 2014
    Excellent hotel. Service was impeccable. Breakfasts on the deck were very nice. Location is perfect and the views are exactly what you're looking for. Close to town and beach both.
  • Des T.
    Des TurnerMay 18, 2013
    This place is 5- stars close to beach and shops.
  • Elizabeth M.
    Elizabeth MonsonDecember 24, 2012
    Come on Sundays from 5:00-5:10 for dime happy hour. Drinks for 10 cents.
  • F.J. L.
    F.J. LennonAugust 20, 2012
    Kane Pryce captures a ghost in the bar of this hotel in the novel Devil's Gate. Read more
  • Saving Places
    Saving PlacesApril 20, 2012
    This hotel’s original design included a staircase to a non-existent bell tower.
  • Diane B.
    Diane BarreraOctober 30, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    The hotel was built in 1904 as a newlywed cottage by Chris Jorgenson, a Norwegian-born artist for his bride, a daughter of SF, CA Ghiradelli family. In 1916, the property was converted into a hotel.
    Upvoted May 25
  • SeeMonterey
    SeeMontereyAugust 4, 2011
    The spa offers fabulous treatments. Treatments can also be done in guest rooms.
  • Pierre P.
    Pierre PharandFebruary 28, 2014
    nous avons fait un pic nic a. la terrasse arrière chauffée vin fromage charcuterie soirée magnifique
  • Augusto L.
    Augusto LarretaMarch 29, 2013
    Impecable servicio y muy calido
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