LA PLAYA CARMEL

Camino Real at 8th Ave., Carmel, CA 93921 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-881-1523
4.0 Star Downtown Hotel in Monterey County
36.55256-121.92609
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Very Good
4.5/5

Based on 907 guest reviews

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  • Has an outdoor pool!
  • The Avg. Group Discount is 20.7%!
  • 80 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • 3 floors in hotel
  • 2 suites in hotel
  • Check out: 12 pm
  • Hotel has a green policy
  • Group friendly rating of 8.3/10
  • 5 meeting rooms in property

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Room Types

Check RatesBeach Picnic Package Assorted Bruschetta On Artisanal Bread Artisan Cheese Fruit Water Ocean View 1
Non-Smoking
Check RatesBeach Picnic Package Assorted Bruschetta On Artisanal Bread Artisan Cheese Fruit Water Premier Ocean
Non-Smoking
Check RatesBeach Picnic Package Assorted Bruschetta On Artisanal Bread Artisan Cheese Fruit Water Village 1 Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesNon View 1 Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesNon View Single
Non-Smoking
Check RatesOcean View
Non-Smoking
Check RatesOcean View 1 Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesOcean View 1 Bed Accommodations Feature High End Linens WiFi Flat Screen TV in Room Coffee
Non-Smoking
Check RatesOcean View Double
Non-Smoking
Check RatesOcean View Single
Non-Smoking
Check RatesOcean View with Resort Fees Inclusive Room
Non-Smoking
Check RatesPremier Ocean View 1 Bed Accommodations Feature High End Linens WiFi Flat Screen TV in Room Coffee
Non-Smoking
Check RatesPremier Ocean View 2 Queen Beds Accommodations Feature High End Linens WiFi Flat Screen TV in Room
Non-Smoking
Check RatesRomance Package Comp Cocktail Sparkling Wine Ocean View 1 Bed Accommodations Feature High End Linens
Non-Smoking
Check RatesRomance Package Comp Cocktail Sparkling Wine Premier Ocean View 1 Bed Accommodations Feature High En
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Check RatesRomance Package Comp Cocktail Sparkling Wine Village 1 Bed Accommodations Feature High End Linens Wi
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Check RatesStandard 1 King or 1 Queen Bed Ocean View
Non-Smoking
Check RatesStandard Room 1 King or 1 Queen Bed (Village) 1 King Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesStandard Room 1 King or 1 Queen Bed Ocean View 1 King Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesStandard Room, 1 King or 2 Double Beds
Non-Smoking
Check RatesTraditional Room
Non-Smoking
Check RatesTraditional with Resort Fees Inclusive Room
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Check RatesVillage 1 Bed Accommodations Feature High End Linens WiFi Flat Screen TV in Room Coffee
Non-Smoking

Local Attractions

Carmel beach (2 blocks), 4 blocks to downtown shopping & restaurants, art galleries. Monterey Bay Aquarium, Pebble Beach 17 mile drive, golf, Big Sur hiking, wine tasting, kayaking, whale watching

Customer Reviews of La Playa Carmel

4.5 out of 5. Based on 907 guest reviews, Very Good

Property Description

Our Mediterranean-style property, surrounded by our award-winning gardens, grew from an artist's mansion completed in 1905. We are an intimate, boutique style property with 75 rooms. We are located in the heart of Carmel village, two blocks from Carmel beach and four blocks from the town's world-famous art galleries, boutiques and shopping. There are dozens of world class golf courses within 10 minutes. Our hotel offers a wonderful retreat style atmosphere with a central location. We have 5 meeting rooms with views of the ocean or gardens offering over 4500 total square feet of indoor space. We offer complimentary wireless internet access throughout the hotel. A 'Gem by the Sea' not to be missed!

Green Sustainability

Yes

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:4 pm
Check Out:12 pm
Year of Last Renovation:2005
Floors:3
Rooms:80
Corridors:Both Interior and Exterior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:80
Handicap Rooms:
Suites:2
Room Windows:Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:5 View Spaces
Meeting Space:4937 sq. feet
Banquet Space:Holds 150 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 2.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 1.0 Mi
Pool Info:
Heated outdoor pool open from sunrise to sunset
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
7 day cancellation
Nightly Parking:0
Typical Group Deposit:30%
Total Taxes:10.00%
Total Misc Fees:$1.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
Occupancy Tax:10.00%
Country Tax: 1.00 Per Night ($1 per night county tax)
Food and Beverage Tax: 8.50%
Resort/Hotel Fee: 0.00 Per Night
Parking Fee: 0.00 Per Night
Cleaning Fee: 0.00 Per Night
Porterage Fee: 3.00 Per Stay
Food and Beverage Service Charge:22.00%
Avg. Continental Breakfast Cost:26.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Breakfast Cost:35.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Breakfast Cost:23.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Lunch Cost:45.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Lunch Cost:40.00 Per Person
Avg. Boxed Lunch Cost:35.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Dinner Cost:100.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Dinner Cost:80.00 Per Person
Banquet Gallon of Coffee: 4.50 Per Person
Banquet Soda: 2.50 Per Person
Banquet Bottled Water: 3.50 Per Person

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Sorry, pets are not allowed.

  • Alarm clock
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Central location
  • Charge for early check out
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Concierge service
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Hairdryer available
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Ironing facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • Valet Parking

Airport & Shuttle Information

The Monterey Airport is located 15 minutes from the La Playa Hotel. The San Jose International Airport is located one hour and 20 minutes from the La Playa Hotel. San Francisco airport is 2 hours from the hotel.

Local Shuttle Info: Complimentary shuttle service within the city limits of Carmel By The Sea from 5:30-11:00 pm nightly.

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Breakfast Information

Complimentary gourmet breakfast buffet for our leisure guests and groups of 10 and under. Otherwise, it is $35.00 per person and includes champagne, omelette and waffle stations, fruits & cheeses, yogurts and oatmeal and more...

Previously known as:
La Playa Hotel

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Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at La Playa Carmel

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at La Playa Carmel.

Feel free to use the La Playa Carmel meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Carmel event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Pacific Ballroom 37 x 27 x 16 2160150/150--90545060--/--150200--
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Pacific Ballroom

The Pacific Ballroom has panaramic windows with ocean views and views of our award-winning gardens. It opens up onto our Pacific Terrace which is fabulous for meals, receptions and breaks.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
2160 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
37 x 27 x 16 Ft.
Floor Level:
1
Columns:
4
Windows:
12
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
Yes
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
$500.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$1000.00 USD
Evening Rental:
$500.00 USD
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
$1000.00 USD
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Garden Room 0 x 0 x 9 704--/36--25201622--/--5050--
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Garden Room

Our Garden Room overlooks our Award-winning gardens and has lovely ocean views as well. Right off the main lobby with easy access to all other meeting space.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
704 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
0 x 0 x 9 Ft.
Floor Level:
1
Power Outlets:
0
Columns:
2
Windows:
4
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
$250.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$500.00 USD
Evening Rental:
$250.00 USD
24 Hr. Hold Rental:
$500.00 USD
Photo of Garden Room

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