Luxury Hotels Monterey Bay

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Bernardus Lodge
Carmel Valley Ranch
Casa Palmero
Highlands Inn Hyatt
Inn at Spanish Bay
L’Auberge Carmel
La Playa Hotel
The Lodge at Pebble Beach
Monterey Plaza Hotel and Spa
Post Ranch Inn
Ventana Inn

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An Impressive Array Of Luxurious Carmel, Carmel Valley, Big Sur, and Pebble Beach Accommodations

Bernardus Lodge

Nestled among the oaks and vineyards of scenic Carmel Valley, savor the gracious intimacy of a resort with epicurean flair. Feather beds, cozy fireplaces and oversized bathtubs for two. Vintage wine and cheese welcome you. A “wine grotto” mini bar. The spa’s meditation garden, warming room and soaking pool. And dining at Marinus, voted one of the Zagat’s top restaurants in the Bay Area.

Just 57 homelike rooms, each with a cozy fireplace, sumptuous feather bed with Italian linens, and oversize bathtub for two. Fresh flowers and French doors opening onto spacious terraces or balconies with sweeping mountain or garden views. A complimentary “wine grotto” mini-bar, and vintage wine and cheese to celebrate your arrival. Savor the pleasures of life at Bernardus.

The focus of Bernardus is to create wines that flatter the palate and stimulate the imagination. Our Marinus Estate Bordeaux-style red wine is the centerpiece of Ben Pon’s dream. It is complemented by Chardonnay, Pinot Noir and Sauvignon Blanc from cool coastal climate vineyards. We also offer limited bottlings of small production and vineyard designate wines, which are available exclusively through the tasting room and wine club…taste a dream.

The Spa

A romantic retreat nestled in the idyllic Carmel Valley, amongst sprawling oaks and sun-dappled vineyards. Scents of lavender, rosemary and lemongrass, sounds of bubbling fountains, and the warm breezes from the valley surround this hidden jewel. Steam and sauna rooms, a private outdoor tub and terra cotta walls reflecting the Warming Pool’s shimmering blue images all lend to its award-winning, rustic charm. The Spa nurtures mind, body and spirit with luxurious treatments infused with pure and natural ingredients culled from the ocean, the vineyards and abundant, on-site organic gardens. So whether you seek to relax, renew or reconnect, The Spa at Bernardus Lodge offers an array of distinctive services from vinotherapy to marine-inspired treatments to international traditions, elevating relaxation to an art form.

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Carmel Valley Ranch

The relaxed elegance and natural beauty of Carmel Valley perfectly complements the service found at the Carmel Valley Ranch. carmelvalleyranchWarm tones and plush furnishings adorn the oversized suites in our alluring Carmel California accommodations. Panoramic, floor-to-ceiling windows showcase spectacular mountain, valley, and fairway views. Spread out your belongings, and make yourself comfortable. Relax on your large, private deck, and enjoy the gentle climate of Monterey Peninsula’s sunny side.

Unrivaled Warmth And Comfort
Our spacious, all-suite accommodations feature surprising touches such as wood-burning fireplaces, fully stocked refreshment centers, and plush bathrobes. Treat yourself to a facial in the privacy of your own suite at our four-diamond Carmel luxury hotel. Share a romantic drink by the fire. Allow our friendly concierge to assist you with tee times, tickets, or business needs. Our thoughtfully-appointed Carmel California accommodations provide every comfort.  Select from a wide range of superb Carmel accommodations, including:

  • Concierge Desk
  • Multi-Lingual Staff
  • Luggage Hold
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Daily Newspaper in Lobby
  • Lounges
  • 18-Hole Golf Course
  • 7 Hard & 2 Clay Tennis Courts
  • Golf & Tennis Pro Shops
  • 2 Bocce Courts
  • Fitness Center
  • Lodge Swimming Pool
  • River Ranch Swimming Pool
  • 2 Hot Tubs
  • Recreational Areas with Fire Pits
  • In-Suite Spa Services
  • Complimentary Wireless Internet Access
  • Complimentary Valet & Self Parking
  • Valet Laundry & Dry Cleaning
  • Lodge Restaurant
  • Audio/Visual Equipment Rental
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Office Rental
  • Printing, Faxing and Photocopying Services
  • Secretarial Services
  • Complimentary Wireless Internet Access
  • Children’s Pool and Splash Zone
  • Babysitting Services
  • Cribs/Pack ‘N Plays
  • High Chairs
  • Children’s Menus

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Casa Palmero

From a wood-burning fireplace, fresh flowers and breakfast basket to plush robes, slippers and oversized soaking tubs, you will be pampered endlessly at Casa Palmero.

Estate Rooms
Second-floor Estate Rooms provide cozy, built-in oversized window seats and airy, open beamed palermo pebble beach
Photo of garden: credit to Alexander Vertikoff
Estate Studio
Slightly larger than the Estate Rooms, each studio has its own dining area overlooking the first fairway.

Spa Rooms
Each ground-floor spa room opens onto a private patio with its own whirlpool spa.

Courtyard Suites
Private courtyards brimming with flowers highlight these residence-style rooms, each with its own outdoor whirlpool spa.

Palmero Suite
This exclusive accommodation includes a living room with fireplace, wet bar, guest powder room, oversized bath, four-poster bed, sitting area, and personal outdoor courtyard complete with whirlpool spa.

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Highlands Inn Hyatt

Highlands Inn Hyatt is a picturesque retreat and longtime favorite among honeymooners, celebrities, and nature enthusiasts alike. When choosing among Carmel hotels, choose Highlands Inn Hyatt for unsurpassed service and comfort.

Enjoy lush garden views from a spacious 380-sq.-ft. room, including one California king or queen bed with plush featherbed and down pillows. Deluxe amenities include elegant bath with soaking tub and H20 products, refrigerator, CD and DVD player, bathrobes, binoculars, daily newspaper, wireless Internet access, many with available patio and sofa sleeper.                                                                                         

Rooms & Amenities

  • Newly-renovated guest rooms with Hyatt Grand BedsTM
  • ATT 3G cellular network host
  • 37” HD TVs / iHome stereos with iPod® docking stations
  • In-room safes / illuminated makeup mirrors

Guest Services

  • Les Clefs d’Or Concierge / babysitting services / complimentary valet
  • Complimentary mountain bikes / complimentary business center
  • Heated outdoor swimming pool / three outdoor Jacuzzis
  • In-room spa services & yoga / fitness center

Dining & Entertainment

  • Award winning Pacific’s Edge
  • California Market al Fresco Dining
  • Sunset / Point Lobos / Fireside Lounges
  • Weekend live entertainment / In-room dining

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The Inn at Spanish Bay

Tucked between Del Monte Forest and the Pacific shore among groves of tall Monterey pines, The Inn at Spanish Bay offers a luxurious enclave of 269 guest rooms and suites for golf enthusiasts and relaxation seekers alike.

Condé Nast Traveler names The Inn at Spanish Bay in its Gold List in the “Top Resorts – United States” 2010

The Inn at Spanish Bay is named to Travel and Leisure Top 50 Resorts U.S./Canada 2010
Golf Digest: #1 of top 75 Golf Resorts in North America

Andrew Harper’s Hideaway Report • Readers’ Choice • 2009

Condé Nast Traveler • Readers’ Choice Awards • 2009

Play the Links at Spanish Bay | Part of Pebble beach Resorts

A true links course right out of Scottish tradition. Its tranquil natural beauty belies its spirited challenge.

From the website:

“All guest rooms feature stylish and comfortable furnishings and a warm, cozy fireplace. Your private patio or balcony provides a magnificent view of landscaped grounds, pine forests, green fairways—or the Pacific Ocean. Enjoy a plush modern bathroom, complimentary Wi-Fi and LCD flat-panel televisions with cable.

While at The Inn, savor your choice of fabulous restaurants. Stroll along our meandering boardwalk and discover hidden coves and sandy beaches. Play at any of our resort golf courses, our award-winning Spanish Bay Club and Tennis Pavilion, or The Beach & Tennis Club near The Lodge. The Inn is located between Carmel and Monterey, a short drive from San Jose.”

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L’Auberge Carmel

A Luxury Carmel Hotel
L’Auberge Carmel is a new landmark for dining, accommodations and classic architecture in the heart of Carmel-by-the-Sea.

Built in 1929, the European-style luxury hotel is located just four blocks from famous Carmel Beach and an easy stroll to the village’s numerous art galleries, shops and restaurants. Major renovations have transformed the hotel’s 20 guest rooms, entrance and landscaped courtyard into a romantic Carmel setting.

Luxuriously romantic, the Carmel hotel was created for adults to relax, rejuvenate and nurture relationships—the perfect Carmel escape getaway. Minimum age for guests is 18 years and older. The interior decor of guest rooms is rich and pleasing, warm jewel tones accent the quaint charm of the architecture. Individually designed guest rooms feature the finest fabrics and linens, enlarged bath areas with radiant floor heating, some with soaking tubs. It is one of Carmel’s few full service luxury hotels offering valet parking, room service and highly personalized guest services.

The highlight of L’Auberge Carmel is its intimate 12-table restaurant, featuring a 4500-bottle wine cellar. It is the passion of L’Auberge’s executive chef.

All accommodations include a sumptuous continental breakfast.

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La Playa Hotel

With its convenient proximity to the Pacific Ocean, its impeccably landscaped grounds, an intimate lobby, and professional staff, it comes as no surprise that La Playa Hotel and Cottages-by-the-Sea has been recognized as the Grande Dame of Carmel.  Treat yourself to the landmark-classic choice of Carmel hotels, where you will find each detail well thought out and anticipated every time you return.   A Mediterranean villa in 1904, today La Playa still rests in a picture-perfect setting – amidst oceans of flowers and cypress, with the sea itself just a stroll away. Here, design, décor, and atmosphere are all in the classic tradition of good taste. Discover this legendary Carmel California hotel, amid some of the world’s most spectacular scenery.

Located in the popular coastal village of Carmel-by-the-Sea, California.

Two blocks from the sparkling bay and the rolling waves of Carmel Beach.

Just four blocks from the town’s world-famous boutiques, art galleries, and restaurants.

A short drive from Monterey Bay Aquarium, Big Sur,and Point Lobos State Reserve.

Five miles to Pebble Beach, Monterey Peninsula Airport, and two hours from San Francisco Airport.

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The Lodge at Pebble Beach

The Lodge at Pebble Beach enchants guests with relaxed elegance, attentive hospitality, stately architecture, and a glorious oceanside setting. Indulge in exquisite dining, spacious guest rooms, and excellent shops, and enjoy four championship golf courses, tennis, equestrian and hiking trails, and much more.

From the website:

“Guest rooms of The Lodge at Pebble Beach are traditionally styled, tastefully appointed and invitingly comfortable. Of the 161 luxury rooms, most include a wood-burning fireplace. From your patio or balcony, you’ll enjoy stunning views of flowering gardens, oceanside fairways or magical sunsets over Carmel Bay.

All guest rooms include LCD flat-panel televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet is also provided in all rooms and common space throughout The Resort. Plush towels and robes, and The Spa Collection shampoos, soaps and lotions enhance your stay.”

Condé Nast Traveler ranks The Lodge at Pebble Beach #4 in its Top 50 U.S. Resorts category in the 2006 Readers Choice Awards.

The Lodge is named to Travel & Leisure’s World’s Best Hotels list in 2008, 2009, and 2010

Condé Nast Traveler places Pebble Beach Resorts on its Gold List  681 Bets Places to Stay 2010

GolfWorld • 2009 | 100 Best Golf Shops – The Lone Cypress Shop

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Monterey Plaza Hotel and Spa

Monterey Plaza Hotel
Located on historic Cannery Row, this hotel and spa is literally “on the water”. Jutting into the bay, guests enjoy the sights, sounds and smells of fresh sea air, sea lions and otters, kayakers, sailboats, and more. There is no better way to absorb the local flavor of Cannery Row, or being near the Monterey Aquarium, Fisherman’s Wharf, the Maritime Museum, and all Monterey has to offer.

There are both ocean view rooms and suites available; rooms are European decor with refreshment centers, vanity areas, wet bar, stocked mini-bar and mini-frig, 24-hour room service, and coffeemakers.  Read more about Monterey Plaza Hotel and Spa.

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Post Ranch Inn

Nestled on the cliffs of Big Sur, California, the Post Ranch Inn provides the ultimate accommodations for a romantic getaway for those seeking a luxurious escape for a honeymoon, anniversary, or a relaxing vacation. The luxury resort’s organic architecture embraces the dramatic beauty of the Big Sur coastline. From here you can explore all that nature has to offer, or take a short drive to the picturesque towns of Monterey and Carmel.

Located off Highway One in Big Sur, this Small Luxury Hotel member is a sanctuary suited to all your needs. Rooms offer a rustic elegance with luxury and comfort. Relax by the pools and take in the views of the Ventana mountains, awaken your senses with an in-room massage, spa treatment, or daily yoga classes. Our award-winning Sierra Mar restaurant offers an awe-inspiring setting overlooking the Pacific Ocean, with stunning views of the Big Sur coast, perfect for a romantic dinner for two.

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Ventana Inn

Nestled on a hillside overlooking Big Sur’s dramatic Pacific coastline, Ventana offers the ultimate in accommodations for those seeking a romantic getaway, luxurious escape or a relaxing vacation. Spacious suites, villas and guest rooms are elegantly rustic with thoughtful appointments. Located on 243 acres in the heart of Big Sur, the Inn’s unique one-and two-story buildings blend seamlessly into their natural surroundings.

Award-winning Cielo restaurant offers inspired lunch and dinner menus with “views to forever” of the ocean and rugged Big Sur coastline. The restaurant features a legendary terrace with outdoor fireplace. Relax by one of two pools, soak in Japanese hot baths, re-center at Allegria spa or just contemplate the sky from your own private hammock. Complimentary daily yoga classes and a sumptuous Big Sur breakfast complete the Big Sur experience at Ventana.

New remodel in 2010.


“Top 79 Spa” – Conde Nast Traveler, April 2009
“Top 500 Hotels in the World”- Travel+Leisure Magazine, Jan. 2009
“World’s Best 400 Hotels” –, Oct. 2008

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