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Welcome to the all-new La Playa Hotel. Learn more about our $20 million renovation and hotel-wide transformation completed in Fall 2023.

Monterey Car Week & Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance

Fuel your passion for automotive excellence during the world-famous Monterey Car Week in picturesque Carmel-by-the-Sea. Immerse yourself in the world-renowned event that celebrates the artistry, innovation and history of automobiles. From the iconic Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance to exhilarating races at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca, Monterey Car Week offers an unparalleled experience for car enthusiasts and adventure travelers alike.

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Experience Modern Luxury and Historic Allure at La Playa

At La Playa Hotel, we offer a sanctuary of elegance and sophistication where you can unwind after a day of exploring the finest automobiles in the world. Nestled amidst lush gardens and just steps away from stunning Carmel Beach, our historic hotel provides a luxurious retreat for discerning guests seeking comfort and refinement. Indulge in our beautifully appointed accommodations, exquisite dining experiences, and personalized service, all while soaking in the excitement of Monterey Car Week.

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A Coastal Icon Re-imagined

Immerse yourself in Carmel-by-the-Sea’s coastal charm tucked away on the Pacific shoreline. Recently emerging from a $20 million renovation, this historic 75-room property balances elegant turn-of-the-century architecture with modern amenities and necessities. By day explore downtown Carmel’s acclaimed galleries, shops, and restaurants or cruise stunning 17-Mile Drive. By night indulge in coastal-inspired dining, sunset-kissed gardens, and Carmel Beach views. With a premier village-meets-ocean location, La Playa Hotel places serene beaches and scenic beauty at your doorstep.

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The Ultimate Group Experience at La Playa Hotel

Let us curate a bespoke itinerary that showcases the best of Monterey Car Week and Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance while accommodating your group’s preferences and interests. Experience the ultimate in luxury and hospitality at La Playa, where every detail is meticulously tailored to enhance your group’s experience.

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A Place to Unite, Innovate & Inspire

Craft your dream gathering during Monterey Car Week. Whether you’re traveling with a car club, enthusiast group, or corporate team, La Playa Hotel offers a seamless blend of sophistication and convenience to ensure a memorable stay. With flexible event spaces and dedicated event planning services, we cater to groups of all sizes and requirements. From organizing exclusive receptions and meetings to providing customized dining experiences and transportation services, La Playa Hotel goes above and beyond to exceed the expectations of group travelers.

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