Vendange Carmel Inn & Suites

24815 Carpenter StreetCarmel-by-the-Sea93923USA
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About Vendange Carmel Inn & Suites

The boutique style Vendange Carmel Inn & Suites Carmel Inn & Suites is California’s first wine-themed inn.  The inn is just four miles from California’s famous 17 Mile Drive.

Here, rooms have a private bathroom featuring a marble shower, flat screen color TV, free Wi-Fi, iron and board, hairdryer, lighted makeup mirror, clothing hangers, alarm clock and magazine selection. Some have a fireplace feature and each room is individually sponsored by a local winery.

General facilities at the Vendange Carmel Inn & Suites include free Wi-Fi throughout, garden area, welcoming lobby, designated smoking area and free parking.

A continental style breakfast is available and there are vending machines on site.  Weekend happy hours include complimentary wine and cheese.  Neighboring restaurants for later dining include Katy’s, Casanova and Vesuvio.

Popular visitor attractions include the Monterey Bay Aquarium and the Pebble Beach Golf Links; just a 10 minute drive away.

Contact

24815 Carpenter Street, Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA, 93923, USA
Telephone: +1(831)6246400 | Fax: +1(831)6245111 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • A/C
  • Parking
  • Balcony / Patio
  • Washing machine
  • TV / Entertainment
  • Hairdryer
  • Pool
  • Non-smoking rooms

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Computer with internet
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Parking garage
  • Room service
  • Washing machine
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cable TV
  • Central heating
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Refrigerator
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

Accessibility

  • Wheelchair accessible

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-out: 11:00

Positive Reviews

Homely accommodation.

The surroundings are just what is needed; very quiet and attractive. The garden is beautiful and rooms are well furnished, decorated and welcoming. It's all in keeping with the rest of this 'olde worlde' inn.

Weekend bonus.

That's the wine and cheese reception! Another indication of the hospitality on offer here. Just turn off the 17 Mile Drive, 'turn off' again .. relax and enjoy a convivial time in the company of others.

Friendly welcome.

Hosts are very accommodating, welcoming and friendly. This extends into the atmosphere they have created in the property itself. It is a very relaxing setting.

Negative Reviews

Noisy road.

The location next to a busy road can be a disadvantage, particularly in the case of light sleepers. Interior walls are thin too so that doesn't help.

Venting some concerns.

There's no ventilation in the bathroom which leads to a build up of steam and damp. With no air conditioning, it can get very oppressive in warmer weather.

Faults 'inn' abundance.

Rooms are very small. There aren't as many amenities here as you might have been led to expect and if you go for the self-catering accommodation, utensils are few and far between. Going into Carmel? Walking isn't an option; it's too far away. Parking there is a nightmare! (It's a bit tight here too.) Low water pressure results in a constantly dribbling shower. Breakfast is a bit 'samey'. OK, but nothing special .. and there is no evening dinner on offer. Room storage space is minimal. There's no coffee making facility in the room.

Rating Overview

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8.3 out of 10 based on 652 reviews