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La Playa Carmel

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Beach nearby
Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
Minibar, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets

Overview of La Playa Carmel

La Playa Carmel

4.0 star property

4.4/5 Excellent

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Pet-friendly
  • Restaurant
  • Business services
  • Bar
Camino Real at Eighth Ave., Carmel, CA, 93921

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationCarmel Beach6 min walk
  • Popular Location17-Mile Drive9 min walk
  • Popular LocationCarmel River State Beach19 min walk
  • AirportMonterey, CA (MRY-Monterey Peninsula)16 min drive

Room options

About this area


Located near the beach, La Playa Carmel is in Golden Rectangle, a neighbourhood in Carmel with good shopping. Golden Bough Playhouse and Sunset Center are cultural highlights, and some of the area's activities can be experienced at Scheid Vineyards Tasting Room and Galante Vineyards. Monterey Bay Aquarium and The Carmel Business Association are also worth visiting.

What's nearby

  • Golden Bough Playhouse - 3 min walk
  • Carmel Beach - 6 min walk
  • Galante Vineyards - 6 min walk
  • 17-Mile Drive - 9 min walk
  • Carmel River State Beach - 19 min walk

Getting around

  • Monterey Station - 19 min drive
  • Monterey, CA (MRY-Monterey Peninsula) - 15 min drive

About this property

La Playa Carmel

4-star hotel located in Golden Rectangle
You can look forward to a terrace, a garden and dry cleaning/laundry services at La Playa Carmel. The on-site restaurant, Bud's at La Playa, features light fare. Stay connected with free in-room WiFi, and guests can find other amenities, such as a fireplace in the lobby and a bar.
Additional perks include:
  • An outdoor pool
  • Express check-out, free newspapers and a porter/bellboy
  • Multilingual staff, tour/ticket information and outdoor furniture
  • Concierge services, wedding services and meeting rooms
  • Guest reviews give top marks for the beach locale and helpful staff
Room features
All 75 rooms include comforts such as dressing gowns, in addition to perks such as free WiFi and free newspapers. Guests reviews speak well of the cleanliness rooms at the property.
Extra amenities include:
  • Baths or showers, free toiletries and hairdryers
  • Flat-screen TVs with cable channels
  • Fridges, coffee/tea makers and heating


English, Spanish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • Free off-site parking within 20 ft
  • Street parking available

Food and drink

  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar

Restaurants on site

  • Bud's at La Playa

Things to do

  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Fridge


  • Free newspapers in reception

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Business services

  • Conference space (3475 square feet)
  • Meeting rooms


  • Garden
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace


  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • This property does not have any lifts
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking


  • Fireplace in reception
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Bed sheets
  • Heating


  • Dressing gowns
  • Bath or shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste (on request)


  • TV channels
  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Minibar
  • Fridge


  • Free local calls
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board

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Check-in from 4 PM - midnight


Check-out before noon
Express check-out available

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets are allowed for an extra charge of USD 250 per accommodation, per stay
Welcoming dogs only
2 per room (up to 88 lbs/40 kg)
Specific rooms only, restrictions apply; pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Resort fee: USD 45.00 per accommodation, per night
The resort fee includes:
  • Breakfast
  • Pool access
  • Internet access
  • Newspaper
  • In-room safe
  • In-room bottled water
  • In-room coffee
  • Self-parking
  • Parking
  • Additional inclusions

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

  • Pet fee: USD 250 per accommodation, per stay

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

This property does not have any lifts
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

Property is also known as

Carmel Playa
La Playa
La Playa Carmel
La Playa Hotel
La Playa Hotel Carmel
Playa Carmel
Hotel La Playa
La Playa Carmel Ca
Playa Carmel Hotel
La Playa Carmel Hotel
La Playa Carmel Carmel
La Playa Carmel Hotel Carmel

Frequently asked questions

Does La Playa Carmel have a pool?

Yes, this property has an outdoor pool.

How much does it cost to stay at ?

As of 2 Dec 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at on 6 Dec 2022 start from ₹24,284.42, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.

Is La Playa Carmel pet-friendly?

Yes, this property allows dogs (limit 2 per room) with a maximum weight of up to 88 lbs per pet. There's a fee of USD 250 per accommodation, per stay.

How much is parking at La Playa Carmel?

There is free parking nearby.

What time is check-in at La Playa Carmel?

Check-in is from 4 PM - midnight.

What time is check-out at La Playa Carmel?

Checkout is at noon.

Where is La Playa Carmel located?

Located in Golden Rectangle, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Golden Bough Playhouse, Sunset Center and Scheid Vineyards Tasting Room. Galante Vineyards and Blair Estate Tasting Room are also within 10 minutes.

Can I cancel my reservation for free at La Playa Carmel and receive a full refund?

Yes, La Playa Carmel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to La Playa Carmel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.

Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 632 out of 1000 reviews" "
" "5 - Excellent 63%
Rating 4 - Good. 220 out of 1000 reviews" "
" "4 - Good 22%
Rating 3 - Okay. 84 out of 1000 reviews" "
" "3 - Okay 8%
Rating 2 - Poor. 41 out of 1000 reviews" "
" "2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 23 out of 1000 reviews" "
" "1 - Terrible 2%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities



5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family, Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
My son got married here and it was the most beautiful setting. The staff did an amazing job and were very thoughtful and kind. Very well organized and the ceremony was perfect!!
Stayed 3 nights in Nov 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The hotel is beautiful, l love the garden,the staff is very friendly
Stayed 5 nights in Oct 2022

5/5 Excellent

Elizabeth, Cupertino
Travelled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The staffs were very friendly and accommodating. The hotel itself is very charming and is just a walking distance to the beach . It also have a beautiful garden next to the swimming pool. My kids enjoyed the warm cookies that they serve in the early evening and the breakfast buffet
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2022

5/5 Excellent

David E
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Happy hour sangria and wine, fresh baked cookies, awesome breakfast, heated pool, nice bar/restaurant, dinner shuttle, absolutely awesome experience.
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2022

3/5 Okay

Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2022

1/5 Terrible

Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Hardly slept
Loudest hotel with tiny rooms. Rude front desk agent. Won’t stay again
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
A very pleasant and relaxing little get away
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family, Travelled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2022

3/5 Okay

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Disliked: Amenities
Lovely property in Carmel, walkable to shops and restaurants. The property doesn’t have a gym or spa, and no lunch restaurant, so plan to spend most days outside of the hotel. The front desk staff was very friendly. Buffet breakfast is excellent.
Stayed 3 nights in Aug 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Beautiful garden. Excellent high quality breakfast. Great aroma is used. Morning staff VERY friendly and helpful
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2022