Hotel Carmel

201 Broadway, Santa Monica, CA 90401 US near Exit 0 on I-10 (~0.2mi)
3.0 Star Property Near Santa Monica Pier
Cleaning Policy: The safety and security of our guests and team members remains our highest priority. We are doing everything we can to ensure your travel safety during your visit to Hotel Carmel and we are implementing ongoing health safety initiatives as the situation around novel coronavirus, COVID-19 evolves. The highest standards of cleanliness and hygiene is always our focus. In response to the coronavirus, we have taken additional measures and practices based on information from global and local public health authorities as well as local government agencies to make our cleaning and hygiene protocols even more rigorous.
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12/07/2021 - 12/08/2021
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Summary of Verified Reviews

Rated 73/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Fair city hotel. Great location."

Location

90/100
376 reviews

"Good location, close to public transport." Great shopping at the nearby city centre, and close to the beach. Pricey, inconvenient parking. Excellent sightseeing, restaurants and bars nearby.

Service

66/100
261 reviews

"Service is decent and professional, but poor reception." Management seems lacking, with badly rated housekeeping, but friendly service. Valet service is ok. Room service could have been improved. Booking process should be better organized.

Cleanliness

53/100
137 reviews

"Cleanliness is lacking in rooms and bathrooms." Moderately clean hotel facilities.

Value

53/100
128 reviews

"Fairly good value for money. Fair breakfast prices."

Room

43/100
344 reviews

"Old, poorly maintained, but acceptably clean rooms." Poor air conditioning and minibars in small rooms with no view. Small rooms and poorly cleaned bathrooms. Poor quality TV's, furniture, and kitchenettes. Shower can be a problem.

Vibe

40/100
128 reviews

"Atmosphere is friendly but the vibe is low." Hotel could use some updating. Stylish hotel. Hotel is fairly plain. Good choice for a city trip.

Breakfast

39/100
36 reviews

"Breakfast affordable but not highly reviewed."

Amenities

38/100
96 reviews

"Facilities in need of refurbishment. Elevator in need of updating." Beautiful architecture.

Comfort

35/100
169 reviews

"Rooms with complaints about size, comfort, and A/C." A bit too noisy and some complaints about the size of the bathrooms.

WiFi

21/100
10 reviews

"Wifi quality could be improved."

Rated 71/100 based on reviews from families.

"Wonderful sightseeing."

Location

90/100
112 reviews

"Great location." Great nearby restaurants, bars, and shopping right by beach. Pricey, inconvenient parking.

Service

69/100
73 reviews

"Service is friendly and professional but overall average." Complaints about housekeeping and reception. Valet service is ok.

Value

50/100
37 reviews

"Value for money could be better."

Cleanliness

47/100
44 reviews

"Cleanliness is lacking in rooms and bathrooms." Moderately clean hotel facilities.

Breakfast

40/100
10 reviews

"Breakfast can be improved."

Room

38/100
94 reviews

"Old, poorly maintained rooms." Small, decently clean rooms with okay beds and less well cleaned bathrooms. Kitchenette, minibar, A/C and furniture not great quality. Shower can be a problem.

Amenities

35/100
28 reviews

"Facilities in need of refurbishment."

Vibe

33/100
33 reviews

"Vibe is not too good. Hotel could use some updating."

Comfort

31/100
54 reviews

"Small, noisy, uncomfortable rooms with poor A/C. Average beds."

Rated 62/100 based on reviews from couples.

"Beautiful architecture. Stylish hotel."

Location

88/100
57 reviews

"Great location near the beach, but subpar parking."

Service

68/100
35 reviews

"Service is average, but very friendly. Valet service is ok."

Cleanliness

59/100
16 reviews

"Moderately clean hotel facilities."

Value

53/100
19 reviews

"Fairly good value for money."

Room

43/100
58 reviews

"The bathrooms, A/C, and minibars are problems, with insufficient maintenance." Small, old rooms with average beds and substandard furniture. Shower can be a problem.

Amenities

42/100
16 reviews

"Hotel buildings could use some improvement." Elevator in need of updating.

Comfort

40/100
35 reviews

"Small, noisy, uncomfortable rooms with poor A/C. Average beds."

Vibe

40/100
15 reviews

"Vibe is not too good. Hotel could use some updating."

Breakfast

40/100
7 reviews

"Breakfast can be improved."

Rated 71/100 based on reviews from solo travelers.

"Great shopping."

Location

93/100
29 reviews

"Great location. Great shopping and the beach nearby."

Service

69/100
16 reviews

"Service is average, but very friendly."

Cleanliness

58/100
7 reviews

"Quite clean."

Value

53/100
6 reviews

"Fairly good value for money."

Room

36/100
21 reviews

"Poor rooms and bathrooms."

Comfort

32/100
9 reviews

"Noisy room lacking in comfort."

Vibe

31/100
5 reviews

"Vibe is not too good."

Rated 71/100 based on reviews from business travelers.

"Great location."

Location

87/100
6 reviews

"Great location."

Service

71/100
5 reviews

"Fantastic service."

Value

55/100
5 reviews

"Fairly good value for money."

Room

38/100
10 reviews

"Room needs to be improved."

Rated 66/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Fair city hotel. Great location."

Location

90/100
10 reviews

"Great location."

Service

69/100
5 reviews

"Service is adequate."

Room

38/100
10 reviews

"Room needs to be improved."

Rated 65/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Fair city hotel. Great location."

Location

90/100
304 reviews

"Great location." Great shopping at the nearby city centre, and close to the beach. Pricey, inconvenient parking. Excellent sightseeing, restaurants and bars nearby.

Service

64/100
229 reviews

"Poor quality housekeeping, but decent, friendly service staff." Guests complain about reception staff and management. Valet service could be better. Booking process should be better organized.

Cleanliness

52/100
126 reviews

"Cleanliness is lacking in rooms and bathrooms." Moderately clean hotel facilities.

Value

50/100
107 reviews

"Value for money could be better."

Room

43/100
295 reviews

"Small, inadequately maintained rooms with no views and poor furniture." Small rooms and poorly cleaned bathrooms. Room cleanliness is acceptable. Outdated rooms with poor kitchenettes, minibars and A/C. Shower can be a problem.

Amenities

40/100
83 reviews

"Older facilities and unpleasant entrance area." Elevator in need of updating. Beautiful architecture.

Breakfast

36/100
21 reviews

"Breakfast can be improved."

Comfort

35/100
144 reviews

"Rooms with complaints about size, comfort, and A/C." A bit too noisy and some complaints about the size of the bathrooms.

WiFi

21/100
10 reviews

"Wifi quality could be improved."

Rated 67/100 based on reviews from families.

"Wonderful sightseeing."

Location

89/100
95 reviews

"Great location. Great shopping and the beach nearby." Pricey, inconvenient parking.

Service

68/100
66 reviews

"Service is average, but very friendly." Complaints about housekeeping and reception. Valet service is ok.

Value

49/100
31 reviews

"Value for money could be better."

Cleanliness

46/100
39 reviews

"Cleanliness is lacking in rooms and bathrooms." Moderately clean hotel facilities.

Breakfast

39/100
7 reviews

"Breakfast can be improved."

Room

36/100
81 reviews

"Old, poorly maintained rooms." Small, decently clean rooms with okay beds and less well cleaned bathrooms. Kitchenette, minibar, A/C and furniture not great quality. Shower can be a problem.

Amenities

36/100
27 reviews

"Facilities in need of refurbishment. Elevator in need of updating."

Vibe

34/100
28 reviews

"Vibe is not too good. Hotel could use some updating."

Comfort

31/100
49 reviews

"Small, noisy, uncomfortable rooms with poor A/C. Average beds."

Rated 59/100 based on reviews from couples.

"Beautiful architecture. Stylish hotel."

Location

88/100
41 reviews

"Great location near the beach, but subpar parking."

Service

66/100
27 reviews

"Service is average, but very friendly."

Cleanliness

58/100
15 reviews

"Quite clean."

Value

53/100
15 reviews

"Fairly good value for money."

Room

45/100
48 reviews

"Beds are average but bathrooms could use better maintenance." Rooms are small, with poor quality furniture, minibars and A/C.

Amenities

43/100
10 reviews

"Hotel buildings could use some improvement."

Comfort

39/100
27 reviews

"Small, noisy, uncomfortable rooms with poor A/C. Average beds."

Vibe

39/100
11 reviews

"Vibe is not too good. Hotel could use some updating."

Rated 70/100 based on reviews from solo travelers.

"Great shopping."

Location

93/100
23 reviews

"Great location near lots of shopping."

Service

69/100
16 reviews

"Service is average, but very friendly."

Cleanliness

58/100
7 reviews

"Quite clean."

Value

51/100
5 reviews

"Fairly good value for money."

Room

38/100
17 reviews

"Poor rooms and bathrooms."

Comfort

33/100
7 reviews

"More comfort would be nice."

Rated 62/100 based on reviews from business travelers.

"Good service."

Service

71/100
5 reviews

"Fantastic service."

Room

38/100
8 reviews

"Room needs to be improved."

Rated 65/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Fair city hotel. Great location."

Location

90/100
7 reviews

"Great location."

Room

38/100
5 reviews

"Room needs to be improved."

Rated 73/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Fair city hotel. Great location."

Beach

90/100
6 reviews

"Beautiful beach."

Location

90/100
23 reviews

"Excellent location close to the beach."

Service

70/100
9 reviews

"Service is average, but very friendly."

Value

56/100
7 reviews

"Fairly good value for money."

Comfort

37/100
7 reviews

"More comfort would be nice."

Room

36/100
12 reviews

"Room needs to be improved."

Vibe

31/100
6 reviews

"Vibe is not too good."

Rated 77/100 based on reviews from families.

"Great location."

Location

91/100
7 reviews

"Great location."

Rated 69/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

"Fair city hotel. Great location."

Location

91/100
8 reviews

"Great location."

Service

69/100
5 reviews

"Service is adequate."

Room

39/100
7 reviews

"Room needs to be improved."

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Property Description

With a stay at Hotel Carmel, you'll be centrally located in Santa Monica, steps from Third Street Promenade and within a 10-minute walk of Santa Monica Pier. This hotel is 1.7 mi (2.7 km) from Santa Monica Beach and 1.8 mi (2.9 km) from Venice Beach Boardwalk.

Enjoy a meal at Interactive Cafe or snacks in the coffee shop/café. The hotel also offers room service (during limited hours). Relax with a refreshing drink at one of the 2 bars/lounges.

Make yourself at home in one of the 90 air-conditioned rooms featuring LCD televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include safes and desks, as well as phones with free local calls.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Third Street Promenade - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Santa Monica Place - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Santa Monica Pier - 0.6 km / 0.3 mi
Santa Monica Beach - 0.7 km / 0.5 mi
Original Muscle Beach - 0.7 km / 0.5 mi
Main Street Santa Monica - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Venice Beach - 2.5 km / 1.6 mi
Venice Beach Boardwalk - 2.6 km / 1.6 mi
Santa Monica College - 2.7 km / 1.7 mi
Abbot Kinney Boulevard - 3.4 km / 2.1 mi
Will Rogers State Beach - 3.8 km / 2.4 mi
Muscle Beach Venice - 4.2 km / 2.6 mi
Getty Villa - 7.7 km / 4.8 mi
Topanga State Park - 8 km / 5 mi
J. Paul Getty Museum - 9.4 km / 5.9 mi

The nearest airports are:
Los Angeles Intl. (LAX) - 19.1 km / 11.9 mi
Hawthorne, CA (HHR-Hawthorne Municipal) - 24.8 km / 15.4 mi
Bob Hope Airport (BUR) - 50.3 km / 31.3 mi
Van Nuys, CA (VNY) - 31 km / 19.3 mi
Long Beach Municipal Airport (LGB) - 50.2 km / 31.2 mi

The preferred airport for Hotel Carmel is Los Angeles Intl. (LAX).

Featured amenities include a computer station, a 24-hour front desk, and multilingual staff.

Make use of convenient amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and a fireplace in the lobby.

Amenities / Features

  • Check In: 3:00 PM
  • Check Out: 12:00 PM
  • Minimum age of oldest guest: 21
  • Luggage storage
  • Restaurant
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Multilingual staff
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Television in common areas
  • Free WiFi
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built - 1924
  • Total number of rooms - 90
  • Number of floors - 4
  • Noise-free rooms not guaranteed
  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • Parking height restrictions apply
  • No alcohol served onsite
  • Smoke-free property
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Elevator
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Computer station
  • Concierge services

Airport & Shuttle Information

Los Angeles International Airport, approximately 9 miles.

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Breakfast Information

We have two restaurants next door offering breakfast

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Service animals are allowed

Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions

Pets not allowed

N/A except for Service Animals

Parking Info

Valet Parking, $33.00 per vehicle, per day

Internet / WiFI

Free of charge

Misc Fees / Policies

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

  • Valet parking fee: USD 35 per day (in/out privileges)

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

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

  • Destination fee: USD 20 per accommodation, per night

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

  • Alcohol is not served at this property.
  • Parking height restrictions apply.
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.
  • Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.
  • Contactless check-out is available.
  • Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.
  • This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA).
  • This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).

Cleaning Policies

The safety and security of our guests and team members remains our highest priority. We are doing everything we can to ensure your travel safety during your visit to Hotel Carmel and we are implementing ongoing health safety initiatives as the situation around novel coronavirus, COVID-19 evolves.The highest standards of cleanliness and hygiene is always our focus. In response to the coronavirus, we have taken additional measures and practices based on information from global and local public health authorities as well as local government agencies to make our cleaning and hygiene protocols even more rigorous.

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Staff wears personal protective equipment

Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Social distancing measures are in place

Gap period enforced between guest stays - 24 hours

Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly

Temperature checks are available to guests

Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Contactless check-out is available

Property follows sanitization practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Essential Workers Only - NO

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

Hotel Rate Trends at Hotel Carmel

Rate fluctuations of Hotel Carmel

Above shows averages of room prices for both group/meeting quotes and the lowest individual traveler rates we could find at the time the group offer was entered. The most competitive group deal shown is 10.0% in February 2019 and the highest average individual rate is $222 in the month of July 2022. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Hotel Carmel in a month when rates are lower.

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