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Wayside Inn

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Marina del Rey, California
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Comfortable inn lodging. Staff and service was great. Location very good. Room 14 has stairs behind the head board wall. They are noisy enough to be a mild nuisance early in the morning when breakfast is being prepared and served.

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Juan R, Manager at Wayside Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your time on our property and I will be sure to pass along your kind words to our staff. We strive to provide all of our guests with a superlative experience, and I apologize about the noise issues you encountered during your stay. Many guests request downstairs accommodations for convenience,...

Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Great location !! Rooms are large and beautifully decorated with comfortable and superior bedding . Coffee maker in room and lobby is great . Front desk manager was wonderful and extremely caring . Got us a fan for the room promptly . Breakfast was delivered right to the room and was generous and high quality . Ample parking and quiet...

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Juan R, Manager at Wayside Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and for your recent stay with us. We have received a lot of positive feedback about our renovated Premium Guestrooms, and we are very happy you enjoyed the various amenities that we offer. It was a pleasure meeting you and your family, and I hope that you will visit us again very soon.

Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

A very quaint place. Coffee. Cookies. A delivered made to order breakfast included Parking is in property Staff is helpful Location is wonderful. Walk everywhere Price is fantastic for the area Only thing.. The beds must be sooooooo old. They were wayyyy to soft But the room arrangement was cool

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Juan R, Manager at Wayside Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed the various amenities that we offer and we thank you for your kind words. Our bedding package includes upgraded items that make it a little more on the soft side, however we are always happy to make any adjustments necessary for guests who prefer a more firm bed. We hope...

Roseville, California
Reviewed 3 August 2016

The location of this Inn is right in the heart of town, and restaurants, shops, etc., are all accessible by foot. The room furnishings were 5-star and our room had a beautiful fireplace that added to the home-like ambiance. French doors lead out to a private lovely patio. I would stay again and again and highly recommend this property.

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Juan R, Manager at Wayside Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We have received very positive feedback on our Premium Guestrooms and I will be sure to pass along your kinds words to our design team. Thank you for your recommendation and I hope you will visit us again very soon.

Denny, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the Wayside Inn for two nights on our way from San Francisco to LA, after reading some great Trip Advisor reviews for the place, and the reviews were totally justified. It is a really nice place to stay in probably our favourite town of our California Holiday. On arrival, housekeeping were still finishing our room so we...

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Juan R, Manager at Wayside Inn, responded to this review

Dear Scott, Thank you for your review and for your recent stay with us. Our location gives our guests the opportunity to maximize their time in Carmel, and it sounds like you were able to make the most of your two days with us. We are glad you and your family enjoyed your Deluxe Suite, and we hope will see...

Portola Valley, California
Reviewed 18 July 2016

We have tried numerous small hotels that are everywhere in Carmel and this one was very nice. Our room was quite large with a separate bedroom and a fireplace in the living area. The bathroom connected the two which was a little strange but given the age of Carmel hotels it was typical there. The room was easy to spend...

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Juan R, Manager at Wayside Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Your praise is very kind, especially considering that you have stayed at numerous other hotels here in Carmel. We strive to provide every guest with a superlative and memorable experience and it sounds like we were able to do that for you. We look forward to welcoming you back the next time you visit our...

Napa, California, United States
Reviewed 16 July 2016

Since we were celebrating our anniversary I booked the "Love" package. It was great to walk into the room and see iced Champaign with a small box of chocolates to greet us. We had the Standard Guest-room which as very nice but a bit small. The package also included a $75.00 voucher to be used at a local restaurant. We...

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Juan R, Manager at Wayside Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are overjoyed that you spent your anniversary with us and it sounds like our Romantic Getaway Package was perfect for you. We have found that a lot of our guests who join us for a special occasion decide to make a tradition out of it and we hope we will be seeing you for...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

We had a great stay. Lots of space. The walls were not too thin. Beds and linen super comfortable. Lovely bath tub. Breakfast arrives at your door in the morning. Robes, lots of pillows, solid wifi connection. Short walk to the beach. Short walk to the bars. Perfect. Limited parking. Picture is of beach view five blocks away. I didn't...

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Juan R, Manager at Wayside Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and for your recent stay with us. Our deluxe suites with kitchens are perfect for families, and we are glad that you and your family were able to enjoy the various amenities that we offer. We hope that you will visit us again the next time you are travelling to the area, and don’t forget...

Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

We were visiting San Francisco and decided to go in to Carmel at the last minute and got a two nite stay here. Recently renovated, it's very cute and clean! Comfy beds. We had to switch rooms because the first note we were located by the staircase on the bottom level. Kind of noisy. The management was very accommodating and...

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Juan R, Manager at Wayside Inn, responded to this review

Dear Anne, Thank you for your review. We are fortunate to have a premium location in the downtown area, and it sounds like you were able to make the most of your time in Carmel. It was a pleasure meeting you and your husband during your visit and I hope I will get to see you again the next time...

Schaffhausen, Switzerland
Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

Visiting Carmel, the Wayside Inn is such a nice place and definitely one star more than rated. The Location is in the middle of carmel by the sea, close to all the nice shops and restaurants. The staff is great and very supportive. The rooms are very clean and equipped with nice big beds. There is even a bath tub...

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Juan R, Manager at Wayside Inn, responded to this review

Dear Thomas, Thank you for your review. We are fortunate to have great location right in the downtown Carmel area, and it sounds like you were able to make the most of your time in Carmel. I am very glad you enjoyed the various amenities that we offer and if you find yourself travelling to our area in the future...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled in the forest just across from Carmel's premier shopping plaza, the Wayside Inn reflects the charm of the quintessential Carmel cottage. Offering 22 guest rooms and suites, special amenities may include spa tubs, full kitchens, fireplaces, and large balconies overlooking the quaint village of Carmel. Complimentary continental breakfast is delivered to your door each morning with the daily newspaper and freshly baked cookies are always available in the lobby. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Wayside Inn

Address: 7th & Mission Street, Carmel, CA 93921
Region: United States > California > Monterey County > Carmel
Price Range: RM1,010 - RM1,656 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Wayside Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 22
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“Room 4 was great”
 of 5 bubbles stephen263, 18 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We had an upstairs room in the far corner, which was nice and quiet. Room 8.”
 of 5 bubbles lisaleslie, 17 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Every room is different since this is an older hotel. Check before your book.”
 of 5 bubbles Napamel, 16 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Second floor rooms are nice and quiet so request these if you're a sensitive sleeper.”
 of 5 bubbles CanadaMirm, 11 May 2016 | Read review
“Check the website for photos and description. They have a wide range of rooms and amenities.”
 of 5 bubbles goodogg, 4 May 2016 | Read review
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