Carmel River Inn
Welcomes You

One of the best Carmel Hotels, located at the entrance of the stunning Big Sur coast, Carmel River Inn sits amid a pastoral river setting, providing you with a basecamp for the adventurous areas around you and the opportunity to truly enjoy the natural surroundings of the Monterey Peninsula.

We have six different accommodation types ranging from one to two bedrooms. All accommodations have outdoor space where you can soak in the fresh air during your quiet retreat in Carmel, CA. Explore via the icons below.

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Glamping at its Finest

Take your camping outing to the next level with cozy accommodations in our elaborate Glamping Cabin.


Groups & Events

Situated on 10 acres of lush gardens adjacent to Carmel River, small groups and retreats have a one-of-a-kind experience.

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Discover Carmel

From beach afternoons to shopping to wine tasting, our intimate hotel is the perfect place to unwind after exploring the great outdoors.


Explore the destination

Situated just minutes from Carmel-By-The-Sea and 12 miles from Carmel Village, there are a wide variety of attractions and activities, from local shops and art galleries to outdoor adventures and golfing.

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Offering spectacular views of cypress trees, blue water and the manicured greens of the Pebble Beach Golf Links


A scenic loop through Pacific Grove and Pebble Beach. It has five entrances, including one at California State Route 1 and one at Pacific Grove off Sunset Drive.


Officially “Mission San Carlos Borrome Del Rio Carmelo”, it is considered one of the most beautiful missions and offers the visitor peaceful grounds


Explore one of the most spectacular natural landscapes in the country and take the 90 mile drive along Highway One between Carmel and San Simeon

"Everyone here is lovely. We stayed in a cottage and it was perfect. Lots of space, super clean, working gas fireplace, outdoor fire pit."
Jessica F.
"Very clean room, friendly and polite staff. Convenient location. Wouldn't hesitate to book again for a stay."
Conor L.
"Had a lovely stay here, very nice and clean room. Beautiful view of the river. Would definitely recommend it and come back! Location was great."
Manu M.

Make your reservations online, or call us directly at 831-624-1575. We look forward to helping you relax and explore Carmel, CA.

Can you hear the outdoors calling you?


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