Carmel River Inn

Self Rated: 2.0 out of 5
26600 Oliver Rd, Carmel, CA, 93923, United States of America
3.9 out of 5 rating 1115 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 3.9

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Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Carmel River Inn in Carmel (Mission Fields), you'll be a 4-minute drive from Carmel Mission Basilica and 7 minutes from Point Lobos State Reserve. This motel is 2.4 mi (3.9 km) from Carmel Beach and 2.6 mi (4.2 km) from 17-Mile Drive.


Make yourself at home in one of the 40 guestrooms featuring refrigerators. Rooms have private balconies or patios. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.


Enjoy recreation amenities such as a seasonal outdoor pool or take in the view from a garden. This motel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and a fireplace in the lobby.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a 24-hour front desk, multilingual staff, and luggage storage. Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Carmel Mission Basilica - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
The Barnyard - 1.2 km / 0.7 mi
Sunset Center - 2.1 km / 1.3 mi
Scheid Vineyards Tasting Room - 2.4 km / 1.5 mi
Golden Bough Playhouse - 2.4 km / 1.5 mi
Forest Theater Guild - 2.4 km / 1.5 mi
Carmel Beach - 2.4 km / 1.5 mi
Wrath Winery - 2.4 km / 1.5 mi
Carmel Plaza - 2.4 km / 1.5 mi
Carmel River State Beach - 2.5 km / 1.5 mi
Galante Vineyards - 2.5 km / 1.6 mi
Monastery Beach - 2.6 km / 1.6 mi
Tor House - 2.7 km / 1.7 mi
Cherry Center for the Arts - 2.9 km / 1.8 mi
17-Mile Drive - 3.4 km / 2.1 mi

The nearest airports are:
Monterey, CA (MRY-Monterey Peninsula) - 11.2 km / 7 mi
Salinas, CA (SNS-Salinas Municipal) - 39.6 km / 24.6 mi
Watsonville, CA (WVI-Watsonville Municipal) - 52.5 km / 32.6 mi

The preferred airport for Carmel River Inn is Monterey, CA (MRY-Monterey Peninsula).

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are 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.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.

  • The seasonal pool will be open from April to November.

  • Pool access available from 9:00 AM to 8:00 PM.

  • The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Pet fee: USD 30 per pet, per night

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

  • -Fireplace in lobby
  • -Free self parking
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Roll-in shower
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Concierge services
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -Outdoor seasonal pool
  • -RV, bus, truck parking
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Garden
  • -Picnic area
  • -Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)