This property is a 9-minute walk from the beach. Just 1 miles from Pebble Beach and Carmel Mission, Best Western Plus Carmel Bay View Inn is adjacent to exclusive shops and galleries. A seasonal outdoor pool is located on site. A full breakfast is served daily.

Free WiFi and a TV with cable channels are included in each room at Best Western Plus Carmel Bay View Inn. All comfortably furnished rooms offer a fireplace and are equipped with a coffee machine.

Carmel River State Beach is 2 miles from Best Western Plus Carmel Bay View Inn. Point Lobos State Reserve is 9 minutes’ drive away.

This is our guests' favorite part of Carmel, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.4 for a two-person trip.

Carmel Bay View Inn has been welcoming guests since Aug 2, 2012

Property Highlights

Located in the best-rated area in Carmel, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.4

FREE parking!


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4 reasons to choose Carmel Bay View Inn

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
Closest beaches
  • Carmel Beach

    9.2 Wonderful beach
    2,400 feet from property
  • Carmel River State Beach

    9.2 Wonderful beach
    1.3 miles from property
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Hotel area info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • Carmel Plaza
    0.1 miles
  • Sunset Center
    0.4 miles
  • Carmel Beach Access
    0.6 miles
  • Carmel Mission
    0.9 miles
  • Carmel Mission Basilica Museum
    1 miles
  • Pebble Beach Golf Links
    1.9 miles
  • Pebble Beach
    2 miles
  • Point Lobos State Reserve
    2.4 miles
  • Monterey Peninsula College
    3 miles
  • Wine Trolley Tours
    3 miles
Top attractions
  • Monterey Museum of Art
    3.1 miles
  • Monterey Pines Golf Club
    3.3 miles
  • Dennis the Menace Park
    3.3 miles
  • Monterey Bay Whale Watching Cruises
    3.6 miles
  • Presidio of Monterey Museum
    3.7 miles
  • Naval Postgraduate School
    3.9 miles
  • 17-Mile Drive
    3.9 miles
  • Monterey Bay Aquarium
    4.4 miles
  • Del Monte Beach
    4.4 miles
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • Carmel Beach
    2,400 feet
  • Carmel River State Beach
    1.3 miles
  • Monastery Beach
    2.1 miles
  • Seal Rock Creek Beach
    3.3 miles
  • Window on the Bay Beach
    3.5 miles
Closest Airports
  • Monterey Peninsula Airport
    4.7 miles
  • Mineta San Jose International Airport
    56 miles
How to get to Carmel Bay View Inn from Monterey Peninsula Airport
    Free parking is available.
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Amenities of Carmel Bay View Inn
  • Outdoor furniture
WiFi is available in the hotel rooms and is free of charge.
Free public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
  • Secure parking
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Concierge
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Business center
  • 24-hour front desk
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key card access
  • Safe
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Elevator
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English
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House rules Carmel Bay View Inn takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 3:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


Until 11:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 18 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

1 - 2 years
Crib by request
17+ years
Extra bed by request
$20 per person, per night

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The maximum number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check your selected room for the maximum capacity.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Discover American Express Carmel Bay View Inn accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that the elevator will be unavailable from [24 April 2022] to [8 May 2022]. During this period, guests must use the stairs.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about Carmel Bay View Inn

  • The prices at Carmel Bay View Inn may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Room options at Carmel Bay View Inn include:

    • Double

  • The nearest beach is 2,450 feet from Carmel Bay View Inn.

  • Carmel Bay View Inn offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Check-in at Carmel Bay View Inn is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

    • Carmel Bay View Inn is 800 feet from the center of Carmel.

    • From the nearest airport, you can get to Carmel Bay View Inn by:

      • Car 11min