Hotel Carmel - Santa Monica

201 Broadway, Santa Monica, United States, 90401  show map
 2 stars
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Hotel Carmel - Santa Monica

Internet

Paid internet access

Parking

USD 20 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Laundry
TV

Flat-screen TV

Elevator

Overview

Hotel Carmel is a 2-star property situated about 1.9 km from Orpheum Theater, Will Rogers State Beach and The Acting Studio at Edgemar. The hotel was opened in 1924, renovated in 2011 and is housed in a 4-storey building.

Located in a resort area with an oceanarium, entertainment venues and restaurants, guests will see why Hotel Carmel is admired by many tourists. Hotel Carmel lies within a 10-minute walk from the center of Santa Monica.

The venue is set next to a mall and shops.

The property enjoys great location within a 15-minute drive to Los Angeles International airport.

Rooms

There are 97 comfortable rooms fitted with a safe, climate control, central heating, cable TV and an iron with ironing board. The rooms look on to the ocean. They boast European décor and offer a fridge and coffee/tea makers.

Eat & Drink

Interactive Cafe and Pinkberry are located within 100 meters away.

Services

Guests will benefit from a tour desk, a car park and a storage room along with ironing service, room service and 24-hour front desk.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible on site at USD 20 per day.

Year renovated:   2011.  Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   97.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Paid internet access
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Beauty salon
  • Fireplace
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Golf course

Services

  • Paid valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Car rental
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Computer rental

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Television in lobby

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • Voice mail
  • Data ports
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 14 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

201 Broadway, Santa Monica, United States, 90401

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City Center
  • Santa Monica
    2700 ft
Airports
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Jinky's Cafe (cuisine: American)
    100 ft
  • Buddha's Belly (cuisine: Asian)
    200 ft
Parks
  • Palisades Park
    500 ft
Beaches
  • Santa Monica Beach
    700 ft
  • Muscle Beach
    2100 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    97

Rooms and availability

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Bed type: Double bed or Bed assigned on arrival or 2 Single beds
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    King Room
    Bed type: King-size bed
    Size: 360 sq. feet
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      Queen Room
      Bed type: Queen-size bed or 2 Queen-size beds
      Size: 360 sq. feet
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        Queen Suite
        Bed type: Queen-size bed
        Size: 455 sq. feet
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          Bed type: Double bed
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          The Hotel Carmel is centrally located to all entertainment, dining venues downtown. One block from the famous Santa Monica Beach and Pier. Great shopping and walking area and renowned public, affordable transportation. Newly refurbished and remodeled rooms and private bathroom, Individual Air conditioning units, Satellite Television, Alarm clock, Telephone, Voicemail, Iron/Ironing board, High Speed Wireless Internet for a fee, Complimentary Morning Coffee Service daily. Valet parking for $20 a day, Valet Laundry.

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            How to reach hotel

            hotel Hotel Carmel - Santa Monica Santa Monica location
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            Hotel Address:

            201 Broadway, Santa Monica, United States, 90401

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Santa Monica
              2700 ft
            Airports
            • Bus stop
              400 ft
            Restaurants
            • Jinky's Cafe (cuisine: American)
              100 ft
            • Buddha's Belly (cuisine: Asian)
              200 ft
            Parks
            • Palisades Park
              500 ft
            Beaches
            • Santa Monica Beach
              700 ft
            • Muscle Beach
              2100 ft
            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  3 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  12 pm
            • Year renovated:
              2011
            • Number of floors:
              4
            • Number of rooms:
              97

            Hotel Carmel Location

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            What's nearby

            Tourist attractions

            Popular areas

            Convention centers

            Shopping areas

            Amusement

            • Bright Child - 1000 ft
            • Gordon Brothers Enterprises - 1400 ft
            • Amf - 2700 ft

            Museums

            • Angels Attic - 1400 ft
            • Santa Monica Historical Museum - 4300 ft
            • Moca Store - 4600 ft
            • California Heritage Museum - 1.1 mi

            Parks

            • Tongva Park - 1000 ft
            • Santa Monica Comm and Cultural - 1400 ft
            • Reed Park - 3000 ft
            • Memorial Park - 5000 ft

            Universities, Institutes

            • Vidal Sassoon Academy - 700 ft
            • Shiatsu Massage School of CA - 4300 ft

            Galleries

            Air business related

            • Force Limited - 4000 ft

            Medical care and Hospitals

            Golf courses and Country clubs

            College Campuses

            Local attractions

            • California Heritage Museum - 1.1 mi
              2612 Main Street, Santa Monica
            • Santa Monica Museum of Art - 1.8 mi
              2525 Michigan Avenue, Santa Monica
            • Venice Beach - 2.2 mi
              1531 Ocean Front Walk, Los Angeles
            • Eames House - 1.7 mi
              203 / 205 Chautauqua Boulevard, Los Angeles
            • Bergamot Station - 1.8 mi
              2525 Michigan Avenue, Santa Monica

            Near the hotel

            • Third Street Promenade - 700 ft
              Third Street between Wilshire Boulevard and Broadway, Santa Monica
            • Palisades Park - 500 ft
              Ocean Avenue, Santa Monica
            • Santa Monica Pier Aquarium - 1400 ft
              1600 Ocean Front Walk, Santa Monica
            • Santa Monica Public Library - 1800 ft
              601 Santa Monica Blvd, Santa Monica
            • Santa Monica Beach - 700 ft
              Ocean Ave at Colorado Ave, Santa Monica
            • Santa Monica Pier - 1300 ft
              200 Santa Monica Pier, Santa Monica
            • Angel's Attic - 1600 ft
              516 Colorado Avenue, Santa Monica

            Restaurants nearby

            • Jinky's Cafe - 100 ft

              Address: 1447 2nd St
              Phone: 310-917-3311

              78% likes this, based on 176 reviews
              Cuisine: American
              Price Range: USD 2 - USD 21

            • Buca di Beppo - 200 ft

              Address: 1442 2nd St
              Phone: 310-587-2782

              73% likes this, based on 81 reviews
              Cuisine: Italian
              Price Range: USD 16 - USD 31

            • Thai Dishes Santa Monica - 200 ft

              Address: 111 Santa Monica Blvd
              Phone: 310 394 6189

              75% likes this, based on 52 reviews
              Cuisine: Thai

            • Buddha's Belly - 200 ft

              Address: 205 Broadway
              Phone: 310-458-2500

              71% likes this, based on 147 reviews
              Cuisine: Asian
              Price Range: USD 2 - USD 22

            • Blue Stove at Nordstroms - Santa Monica - 200 ft

              Address: 220 Broadway St.
              Phone: 310-752-4110

              82% likes this, based on 26 reviews
              Cuisine: International
              Price Range: USD 5 - USD 15

            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  3 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  12 pm
            • Year renovated:
              2011
            • Number of floors:
              4
            • Number of rooms:
              97
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            Hotel Carmel Reviews

            Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Hotel Carmel

            Average guest rating

            6.2out of 10
            Good
            Based on 95 reviews

            Guest reviews

            • Couple
              4.6

              Hotel is located in a fantastic position and if my review was just about location then I would give it a 10/10. The noise from the hotel is dreadful and make sure you get a room on the road side as even though it's noisy it's no where near as bad as the sound from the generator that goes on all the time on the other side. We had to change rooms.

              The noise was dreadful from the generator to the bin men who seemed to live outside the hotel

            • Family with children
              6.0

              Comfy beds and friendly helpful staff. Great location for shopping and beach in Santa Monica

              Way too noisy, no in room facilities, no room service, bar or restaurant, no water in room, no tea/coffee facilities in room. Old and tired and a bit expensive for what it was

            • Single
              4.6

              Good position for the sea and Santa Monica promenade

              The hotel is very expensive (probebly for its good position) but inside rooms are not so good, I was in the room 330 and looked in the internal space and there was rumors for all the night. Internet connection was ecluded (an hotel so expensive must have internet included!). The breakfast was included but was not so good, only coffe (no milk or chocolate) and cakes, eating seated in small tables...fortunatly I stayed there for only one night.

            • Single
              4.6

              Morning staff were really sweet.

              Night time valet acted as though he had never seen someone try the service- check in staff was unhelpful (didnt explain parking or Internet charges). No hair dryer in room, no hair products in room-if I pay more than $150, I expect shampoo an conditioner at the least! Gross old hotel that needs an update and not worth the money.

            • Couple
              5.0

              Not much apart from the location.

              The rooms stank!! The room and hotel finishings were terrible. Everything was old and damaged.

            • Older travelers
              8.0

              No fridge/ amenities in room eg hairdryers etc cant order glass of milk, coffee etc Our room had noisy exhaust outside so could not open window, but a/c was relatively quiet. Only one small lift, long wait if checking out time to get downstairs. Hotel clean but a little tired, should have free wi fi for guests. Breakfast quite modest, not enough chairs/tables to cater for guests if you go down in peak time, plenty of cheap breakfasts available in Cafes nearby however.

            • Single
              6.4

              No Air Conditioning, window was out on to central mechanical area very hot and much noise,

            • Couple
              3.0

              We were "upgraded" to a suite not at our request. Maybe that's all they had left as we checked in late. The road noise was the least of the issues. Stained carpet, lumpy beds, broken furniture. If I could, I'd recommend this for one of the reality shows that shows up and shuts down roach motels like this.

            • Older travelers
              9.2

              The location was wonderful and the staff were friendly and accommodating.

            • Group of friends
              6.2

              Its position, and vallet parking.

              The hotel room was relativley small, we did metion it was our honeymoon and asked if we could have the larger/slightly more expensive room of the two rooms we booked, however the receptionist seemed to have her own agenda, and we ended up in the smaller room. Our friends room was definately more vaue for money than ours

            • Family with children
              8.8

              The people we had interactions with from the valet parking to the front desk was extremely friendly.

              The breakfast had a lot to be desired.

            • Family with children
              5.4

              Not much. Outside appeal and lobby were misleading. Once upstairs carpeting , artwork, lighting , decor and poor drainage in tub were off putting. Valet parking costs extra or park in garage a block away

            • Couple
              4.6

              Staff at the checkin desk were not very friendly or welcoming

            • Older travelers
              4.2

              Being close to beachside, entertainment and shopping.

              Poor facilities, basic room, view of air-conditioning unit as our room view, terrible service, bad attitude, unfriendly, poor value for money, cheap and nasty breakfast. Laundry no service on Saturday despite hat the instructions say, hair dryer blew up and no sympathy and slow motion reaction from hotel staff.

            • Older travelers
              5.8

              The location of the hotel was conducive to the area that we had time to visit.

              Lack of signage to indicate checkin parking and valet services. The exterior hvac noise levels in the room was excesive - probably around 60dbspl, or near normal conversation levels. For the price, the view from the room was less than optimal. Continental breakfast consisted of biscuits from (costco?). Definetly an older facility - the charm of over used surfaces was evident. Considering the amenities in addition to location and access, I would expect cost to be around or 1/3 to 1/2 less than I paid.

            How to reach hotel

            hotel Hotel Carmel - Santa Monica Santa Monica location
            Show big map »

            Hotel Address:

            201 Broadway, Santa Monica, United States, 90401

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Santa Monica
              2700 ft
            Airports
            • Bus stop
              400 ft
            Restaurants
            • Jinky's Cafe (cuisine: American)
              100 ft
            • Buddha's Belly (cuisine: Asian)
              200 ft
            Parks
            • Palisades Park
              500 ft
            Beaches
            • Santa Monica Beach
              700 ft
            • Muscle Beach
              2100 ft
            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  3 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  12 pm
            • Year renovated:
              2011
            • Number of floors:
              4
            • Number of rooms:
              97