La Playa Carmel is a 75-room historic luxury boutique hotel, newly restored to preserve its turn-of-the-century charm while updating it to modern-day standards. Located two blocks from the beach and village shops, art galleries and restaurants, the hotel is situated in the heart of Carmel and anchors its most prestigious residential neighborhood. The grounds encompass meticulously tended gardens, intimate patios, secluded courtyards and a tranquil terrace swimming pool.
Having recently undergone a major $3.5 million restoration, the new La Playa Carmel features 75 guest rooms with spectacular ocean, garden and estate views. Unlike any other Carmel hotel, each room is as unique as its past, yet updated for today. Reflecting a sophisticated Carmel Bay beach cottage styling, the rooms are airy and welcoming.
An extraordinary gourmet breakfast is provided complimentary each morning to guests of La Playa Carmel. Linger over our signature Champagne Brunch Buffet overlooking the charming gardens or on the Pacific Terrace while savoring serene ocean views.
Comfortable platform bed
Luxurious pillow-top mattress
Silky soft high-thread count linens
Modern, bright bathrooms
Flat screen TV with cable
High-speed Wi-Fi access
La Playa Carmel’s complimentary signature gourmet breakfast buffet is served each morning in a warm and inviting atmosphere by our attentive staff. Every dish is a masterful creation, featuring the season’s freshest produce and locally-sourced ingredients including fresh pastries, fruits, juices, hot entrees and made-to-order specialties, Guests will savor such delights each morning at the complimentary Champagne Breakfast Buffet, served overlooking majestic ocean views from La Playa Carmel’s inviting new library lounge.
Guests can also relax and unwind after a day of activities with a libation at the Bar and Lounge. Join us for signature cocktails and tantalizing appetizers along with light fare, which are available on the all-day menu. For those interested in exploring the vibrant dining scene of Carmel, our concierge knows all the best local restaurants and will gladly assist with recommendations and reservations.
Located in the heart of Carmel village, two blocks from Carmel beach and four blocks from the town’s world-famous art galleries, boutiques and shopping. There are dozens of world class golf courses within 10 minutes. The hotel offers a wonderful retreat style atmosphere with a central location. 5 meeting rooms with views of the ocean or gardens offering over 4500 total square feet of indoor space. The Playa Carmel offers complimentary wireless internet access throughout the hotel. The Terrace Grill Restaurant offers spectacular ocean views and great food and service. The Garden Spa treatments include relaxing massages and facials. La Playa is the only full-service hotel in Carmel-by-the-Sea.
La Playa Carmel
Carmel, CA 93923