Located in downtown Carmel in a walking distance to shops, art galleries and restaurants, the Candle Light Inn features free WiFi, free off-street parking and a common area with outdoor fireplace.

A flat-screen TV, a safe and a small fridge are provided in each guest room at Candle Light Inn. A work desk is also available. Some rooms boast a spa bath and fireplace.

Carmel Beach is 15 minutes’ walk from the Inn Candle Light. Pebble Beach Golf Course and Point Lobos State Reserve are both 10 minutes’ drive away.

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

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.6 for a two-person trip.

Candle Light Inn has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Aug 31, 2012

Property Highlights

Located in the top-rated area in Carmel, this property has an excellent location score of 9.6!

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Free Parking Available On Site


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Room Type
1 king bed
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Closest beaches
  • Carmel Beach

    9.2 Wonderful beach
    1,800 feet from property
  • Carmel River State Beach

    9.3 Wonderful beach
    1.3 miles from property
Property questions and answers
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The property usually replies within a few days
  • We will be traveling with a child age 14,. Is it OK? Your rules say no children allowed (?)
    Children over the age of 12 are considered "adults."
    Answered on January 20, 2021
  • Hi. We have a baby French bulldog that is crate trained and very quiet. Would she be allowed at your property?
    Hello Guest, We are sorry, Candle Light Inn is a non-pet friendly property. Our sister property the Svendsgaard's Inn in Carmel can offer you some pe..
    Answered on March 24, 2021
  • which rooms have fireplace and spa bath
    Premium guestrooms with king-sized beds have both fireplace and 2-person jetted tub.
    Answered on January 12, 2022
  • Do u have parking and how much is the cost for one noght
    We do have parking, which is included in the room-rate and you will receive a parking pass upon arrival to the property.
    Answered on January 12, 2022
  • Do you have wheelchair accessible rooms?
    Yes, we do have ADA compliant Standard King accommodations. Please request specifically upon booking.
    Answered on January 20, 2021
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Amenities of Candle Light Inn
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock
  • Outdoor fireplace
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Beach
  • Golf course (within 2 miles)
Living Area
  • Sofa
  • Sitting area
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free public parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Secure parking
  • Street parking
  • Accessible parking
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Wake-up service
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Wake-up service/Alarm clock
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key card access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hypoallergenic room available
  • Heating
  • Carpeted
  • Fan
  • Family rooms
  • Ironing facilities
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Lowered sink
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Languages Spoken
  • English
Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules

Candle Light Inn takes special requests – add in the next step!


4:00 PM - 8:00 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 not allowed.

Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are not allowed.

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

The fine print

Please note: A pre-payment deposit is required to secure your reservation. This deposit will be charged to the credit card provided at the time the reservation is received by the property.

Property has removed breakfast until further notice.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

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.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

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 Candle Light Inn

  • Candle Light Inn is 800 feet from the center of Carmel.

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

  • Candle Light Inn offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Beach

  • Yes, Candle Light Inn is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Candle Light Inn by:

    • Car 1h 40min

  • Room options at Candle Light Inn include:

    • Double

  • Check-in at Candle Light Inn is from 4:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • The nearest beach is 1,800 feet from Candle Light Inn.