THE GRAND DAME OF CARMEL
Preserved for history, modernized for today.
Once a luxurious mansion built in 1905 by an artist as a gift to his wife, a member of the Ghirardelli family, for over 100 years La Playa Carmel has been known as the
“Grande Dame of Carmel”. Newly restored, this 75-room historic hotel is located just steps from the sands of Carmel Beach and the renowned shops, galleries and
restaurants of charming Carmel-by-the-Sea. The cornerstone of one of California’s most prestigious neighborhoods, this landmark features meticulously
tended gardens, intimate patios, secluded courtyards and a tranquil terrace swimming pool.
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I could live here! One of the best hotels I’ve ever stayed in!
Great location near water and downtown. Wonderful breakfast.