Hotel Carmel By The Sea - Santa Monica

201 Broadway, Santa Monica, California, United States, 90401  show map
 2 stars
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Hotel Carmel By The Sea - Santa Monica

Wi-Fi
Parking

USD 20 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour services

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Laundry
TV

Flat-screen TV

Elevator

Lift

Overview

The classic Hotel Carmel is a 2-star property with comfortable rooms to stay in a shopping area of Santa Monica. This contemporary building was refurbished in 2011.

The center of Santa Monica can be reached in 10 minutes' walk from the hotel. Such Santa Monica sights as Santa Monica Museum of Art and Muscle Beach are all within reach.

This hotel is placed in Santa Monica district, known for a college and a museum.

A local bus stop lies within 450 meters away. A 20-minute drive will take you to Los Angeles International airport.

Rooms

This property has 97 guestrooms including king room, queen suite and private room appointed with individual climate control, a minibar, central heating, an individual safe and TV. The rooms have a view over the ocean. Guestrooms are outfitted with an European interior.

Eat & Drink

Copa d'oro treats guests with American and Asian meals and lies within 100 meters from the property.

Services

The on-site car rentals are also provided.

Relax

Guests will benefit from a night club, a cocktail lounge and a golf course.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site at USD 20 per day.

Year renovated:   2011.  Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   97.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • Lift
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Beauty salon
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Services

  • Room service
  • Car rental
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business centre
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cots

Leisure facilities

  • Beach access

Room facilities

  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • In-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Paid films
  • Voice mail
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 12 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

Pets

Pets are allowed on request.
Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

201 Broadway, Santa Monica, California, United States, 90401

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City Centre
  • Santa Monica
    2700 ft
Airports
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Jinky's Cafe (cuisine: American)
    100 ft
  • Buddha's Belly (cuisine: Asian)
    200 ft
Parks
  • Palisades Park
    800 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    97

Rooms and availability

Hotel Carmel By The Sea photos Room
Run Of House Room Assigned On Arrival
  • Max occupancy:

    7 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Double beds, 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:High speed internet
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Trousers press
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cots available
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • VCR player
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio
Room Description:

Featuring a 32-inch flat-screen TV with cable, this spacious en suite room includes a work desk.

King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Room Description:

Featuring a 32-inch flat-screen TV with cable, this spacious en suite room includes a work desk.

King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Bedding:Sofa bed
Room Description:

Rooms are 42 square metres.

Standard Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

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Room Description:

Standard|Standard Room

Standard Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    5 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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  • General:Individual air conditioning
  • Trousers press
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Bedding:Cots available
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Television
  • VCR player
  • Radio
Room Description:

Standard|Triple Room (category assigned at check-in)

Queen Suite
  • Room size:

    455 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed, 2 Single beds, 1 Double bed

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  • General:High speed internet
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
Room Description:

Featuring a 32-inch flat-screen TV with cable, this spacious suite includes a sofa bed and a refrigerator.

Standard Quadruple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons

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Room Description:

Standard|Quadruple Room (category assigned at check-in)

Family Run Of House Room Assigned On Arrival
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Run of House

Hotel Carmel By The Sea Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

Popular areas

Shopping areas

Amusement

  • Bright Child1000 ft
  • Gordon Brothers Enterprises1400 ft
  • Amf2700 ft

Museums

  • Angels Attic1400 ft
  • Santa Monica Historical Museum4300 ft
  • Moca Store4600 ft
  • California Heritage Museum1.1 mi

Parks

  • Tongva Park1000 ft
  • Santa Monica Comm and Cultural1400 ft
  • Reed Park3000 ft
  • Memorial Park5000 ft

Universities, Institutes

  • Vidal Sassoon Academy700 ft
  • Shiatsu Massage School of CA4300 ft

Galleries

Air business related

  • Force Limited4000 ft

Medical care and Hospitals

Golf courses and Country clubs

College Campuses

Local attractions

  • Edgemar Center for the Arts5000 ft
    2437 Main Street, Santa Monica
  • Orpheum Theater1.1 mi
    842 South Broadway, Los Angeles
  • Paint::Lab 1.3 mi
    2912 Main Street
  • California Heritage Museum1.1 mi
    2612 Main Street
  • Annenberg Community Beach House 1.2 mi
    415 Palisades Beach Rd Santa Monica State Beach

Near the hotel

  • Third Street Promenade700 ft
    Third Street between Wilshire Boulevard and Broadway, Santa Monica
  • Santa Monica Place 500 ft
    395 Santa Monica Pl
  • Palisades Park800 ft
    Ocean Avenue
  • Angel\'s Attic1600 ft
    516 Colorado Avenue
  • Santa Monica Pier1400 ft
    200 Santa Monica Pier Santa Monica Pier Restoration Corporation
  • Ocean Avenue800 ft
    Ocean Ave.
  • Magicopolis800 ft
    1418 4th Street

Restaurants nearby

  • Jinky's Cafe100 ft

    Address: 1447 2nd St
    Phone: 310-917-3311

    78% likes this, based on 176 reviews
    Cuisine: American
    Price Range: USD 2 - USD 21

  • Buca di Beppo200 ft

    Address: 1442 2nd St
    Phone: 310-587-2782

    73% likes this, based on 81 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian
    Price Range: USD 16 - USD 31

  • Thai Dishes Santa Monica200 ft

    Address: 111 Santa Monica Blvd
    Phone: 310 394 6189

    75% likes this, based on 52 reviews
    Cuisine: Thai

  • Buddha's Belly200 ft

    Address: 205 Broadway
    Phone: 310-458-2500

    71% likes this, based on 147 reviews
    Cuisine: Asian
    Price Range: USD 2 - USD 22

  • Blue Stove at Nordstroms - Santa Monica200 ft

    Address: 220 Broadway St.
    Phone: 310-752-4110

    82% likes this, based on 26 reviews
    Cuisine: International
    Price Range: USD 5 - USD 15

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    97

Hotel Carmel By The Sea Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Hotel Carmel By The Sea

Average guest rating

6.4out of 10
Good
Based on 184 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Couple
    4.6

    Hotel is located in a fantastic position and if my review was just about location then I would give it a 10/10. The noise from the hotel is dreadful and make sure you get a room on the road side as even though it's noisy it's no where near as bad as the sound from the generator that goes on all the time on the other side. We had to change rooms.

    The noise was dreadful from the generator to the bin men who seemed to live outside the hotel

  • Family with children
    6.0

    Comfy beds and friendly helpful staff. Great location for shopping and beach in Santa Monica

    Way too noisy, no in room facilities, no room service, bar or restaurant, no water in room, no tea/coffee facilities in room. Old and tired and a bit expensive for what it was

  • Single
    4.6

    Good position for the sea and Santa Monica promenade

    The hotel is very expensive (probebly for its good position) but inside rooms are not so good, I was in the room 330 and looked in the internal space and there was rumors for all the night. Internet connection was ecluded (an hotel so expensive must have internet included!). The breakfast was included but was not so good, only coffe (no milk or chocolate) and cakes, eating seated in small tables...fortunatly I stayed there for only one night.

  • Single
    4.6

    Morning staff were really sweet.

    Night time valet acted as though he had never seen someone try the service- check in staff was unhelpful (didnt explain parking or Internet charges). No hair dryer in room, no hair products in room-if I pay more than $150, I expect shampoo an conditioner at the least! Gross old hotel that needs an update and not worth the money.

  • Couple
    5.0

    Not much apart from the location.

    The rooms stank!! The room and hotel finishings were terrible. Everything was old and damaged.

  • Older travelers
    8.0

    No fridge/ amenities in room eg hairdryers etc cant order glass of milk, coffee etc Our room had noisy exhaust outside so could not open window, but a/c was relatively quiet. Only one small lift, long wait if checking out time to get downstairs. Hotel clean but a little tired, should have free wi fi for guests. Breakfast quite modest, not enough chairs/tables to cater for guests if you go down in peak time, plenty of cheap breakfasts available in Cafes nearby however.

  • Single
    6.4

    No Air Conditioning, window was out on to central mechanical area very hot and much noise,

  • Couple
    3.0

    We were "upgraded" to a suite not at our request. Maybe that's all they had left as we checked in late. The road noise was the least of the issues. Stained carpet, lumpy beds, broken furniture. If I could, I'd recommend this for one of the reality shows that shows up and shuts down roach motels like this.

  • Older travelers
    9.2

    The location was wonderful and the staff were friendly and accommodating.

  • Group of friends
    6.2

    Its position, and vallet parking.

    The hotel room was relativley small, we did metion it was our honeymoon and asked if we could have the larger/slightly more expensive room of the two rooms we booked, however the receptionist seemed to have her own agenda, and we ended up in the smaller room. Our friends room was definately more vaue for money than ours

  • Family with children
    8.8

    The people we had interactions with from the valet parking to the front desk was extremely friendly.

    The breakfast had a lot to be desired.

  • Family with children
    5.4

    Not much. Outside appeal and lobby were misleading. Once upstairs carpeting , artwork, lighting , decor and poor drainage in tub were off putting. Valet parking costs extra or park in garage a block away

  • Couple
    4.6

    Staff at the checkin desk were not very friendly or welcoming

  • Older travelers
    4.2

    Being close to beachside, entertainment and shopping.

    Poor facilities, basic room, view of air-conditioning unit as our room view, terrible service, bad attitude, unfriendly, poor value for money, cheap and nasty breakfast. Laundry no service on Saturday despite hat the instructions say, hair dryer blew up and no sympathy and slow motion reaction from hotel staff.

  • Older travelers
    5.8

    The location of the hotel was conducive to the area that we had time to visit.

    Lack of signage to indicate checkin parking and valet services. The exterior hvac noise levels in the room was excesive - probably around 60dbspl, or near normal conversation levels. For the price, the view from the room was less than optimal. Continental breakfast consisted of biscuits from (costco?). Definetly an older facility - the charm of over used surfaces was evident. Considering the amenities in addition to location and access, I would expect cost to be around or 1/3 to 1/2 less than I paid.

How to reach hotel

hotel Hotel Carmel By The Sea - Santa Monica Santa Monica location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

201 Broadway, Santa Monica, California, United States, 90401

Get directions
City Centre
  • Santa Monica
    2700 ft
Airports
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Jinky's Cafe (cuisine: American)
    100 ft
  • Buddha's Belly (cuisine: Asian)
    200 ft
Parks
  • Palisades Park
    800 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    97