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Visalia, California
Reviewed 2 August 2014 via mobile

I booked this Inn after so much research because I was planning on proposing to my then gf now fiancé. I had certain things I wanted done for the perfect evening and day. And they made everything went according to plan. Everything went off without a hitch. It was just PERFECT!!

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 30 July 2014

Bottom line: this was the worst stay I've had at a hotel in years. Our room had to be over 90 °F the night we stayed - granted, the area was in the middle of a heat wave - and we got absolutely NO sleep. When I complained in the morning, I was told, "sorry, you should have asked for...

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HorizonCarmel, Owner at Horizon Inn & Ocean View Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for recognizing that we were in the midst of a very unusual heat wave when you were here for your one night stay last month. Thank you for also acknowledging that we do provide an answering service for hotel related problems after regular office hours. I'm sorry if we did not make it clear that we do have...

Princeville, Hawaii
Reviewed 27 July 2014

What a gem of a small botique hotel. The staff is most friendly, service is excellent, location is great and the basket breakfast delivered to our door in the morning was the icing on the cake. If you are in Carmel and looking for accommodations make sure you book here.

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Florence, Oregon
Reviewed 23 July 2014

We loved our room. It was quiet, spacious, large bathroom and wonderful shower. We highly recommend this Lodge for it's privacy and great location which is walking distance to downtown Carmel. This was our first stay at Horizon and we will stay here the next time we drive to Carmel from Oregon.

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Berkeley, CA
Reviewed 7 July 2014

We were impressed by the lovely room, the reasonable price, the very helpful staff at the front desk, and the quiet. Because it is four blocks from Ocean Avenue (the main drag), we did not hear any traffic noise at all. Each morning a basket of delicious breakfast goodies appeared at our door. The items in it were different each...

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HorizonCarmel, Owner at Horizon Inn & Ocean View Lodge, responded to this review

Wow! For an owner that has spent the last two weeks helping out her staff during a very busy time I am grateful and filled with pride for your kind words.

Littleborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 July 2014

We stayed for one night before driving down the Big Sur. On arrival we got a warm welcome with lots of useful information about Carmel. Our room was very clean and a good size. You get your breakfast in a basket which is put on your door step in the morning. This is a good idea but there wasn't really...

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Harmony, California
Reviewed 15 June 2014

We found the Horizon Inn on our own without a referral from anyone. We scored! Everything from the great front desk woman that checked us in to the wonderful breakfast basket left outside our door at 7:30 a.m. was just right.

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Somis, California
Reviewed 1 June 2014

We stayed in a cottage room for our anniversary. The suite was very clean, comfortable and nicely furnished. We especially liked the fireplace and jacuzzi. The staff were very friendly and helpful. Considering the amenities and location was a good value. We definitely would stay at The Horizon Inn when we are in Carmel in the future.

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Montrose, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 May 2014

My wife and I stopped over at the Horizon Inn for a couple of nights on the drive down CA1. The girl on checkin was very friendly and welcoming, and soon had us in our room. The hotel's location was great, just a couple of blocks away from Ocean Ave. We had a bit of an ocean view from the...

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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 14 May 2014

I surprised my wife with a trip to Carmel for her birthday. The staff was great and welcoming, and did a great job setting up the room with the 'birthday package' I bought. Most of the places in Carmel are rather expensive, and I thought this place was the best bang for my buck. I would definitely go back.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Spacious & attractive rooms, some with balconies, partial to full ocean views, stone fireplace and jacuzzis. Outdoor spa w/FP. Free Continental Brkfst to room. Free WiFi. Ocean View Lodge Rooms are pet-friendly cottage like suites with wood burning fireplaces and separate master bedroom. Cont. Brkfst to room. Free WiFi. Both properties are non-smoking and offer 100% off-street parking. Ask about our economical pet-friendly Annex rooms. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Horizon Inn & Ocean View Lodge

Address: Junipero Street and 3rd Avenue, Carmel, CA 93921
Region: United States > California > Monterey County > Carmel
Price Range: RM678 - RM1,293 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Horizon Inn & Ocean View Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 28
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“In room 204, you can see the ocean from room or sit out front on patio and view from there.”
 of 5 bubbles 535sherrig, 30 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Cottage 204 has a view of the ocean. A little road noise though”
 of 5 bubbles amys706, 23 Dec 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are very quiet, but views are in the end rooms with terraces.”
 of 5 bubbles craigc409, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“ask for a view and balcony. It's worth it!”
 of 5 bubbles ruthaqrr, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We have been in 118 which is ADA equipped. Nice fireplace. We noticed that 114 has a private patio with view. Ask at reception”
 of 5 bubbles skayjaret, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
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