Here is a LINK to a year old but still possibly useful LA Times article that has suggestions for cheap accomodations among other things.
And this is the Official List of Suggested Accommodations:
CARMEL MISSION INN (Lux Chain) 165 Rooms
Newly remodeled rooms and suites. Pool, spa and restaurant on-
site. Within walking distance to restaurants and great shopping
including The Barnyard and the Carmel Crossroads. Approx. 5.5
miles from The Holly Farm.
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MISSION RANCH 31 Rooms
Farm-style compound owned by Clint Eastwood. Rooms have
meadow or ocean views and continental breakfast is provided.
Tennis courts, tennis pro shop, gym and public restaurant on-site.
Within walking distance to the historic Carmel Mission and a close
drive to the shops and restaurants of downtown Carmel.
Approx. 6.5 miles from The Holly Farm.
$120.00- $300.00 1.800.538.8221
LOCAL # : 831.624.6436
COBBLESTONE INN 24 Rooms
Charming English Country setting and each room has a fireplace.
Wonderfully furnished rooms with mini fridge, TV/DVD, full breakfast,
afternoon wine and hors d’oeuvres, evening sherry. Great location, 2
blocks from Ocean Avenue. Approx. 6 miles from The Holly Farm.
$130.00-$280.00 LOCAL # : 831.625.5222
CYPRESS INN 44 Rooms
A beautiful inn built in the 1920’s, currently owned by actress and
Carmel resident, Doris Day. Mediterranean facade, Spanish tile roof,
elegant and functional. Beautiful guest rooms plus wonderful living
room in lobby with adjacent bar. Includes continental breakfast and
newspaper. Very close to the ocean. Pets welcome! Approx. 6 miles
from The Holly Farm.
$150.00-$575.00 1.800.443.7443 LOCAL # : 831.624.3871
HORIZON INN AND OCEAN VIEW LODGE 29 Rooms
Spacious rooms, many with private balconies, fireplaces and
ocean views. 100% off-street parking, heated outdoor spa and
complimentary breakfast baskets included. Approx. 6 miles from The
$172.00-$299.00 1.800.350.7723 LOCAL #: 831.624.5327
CARMEL FIREPLACE INN 19 Rooms
Breakfast Inn in garden setting with cozy rooms, some with
fireplaces. Close to many of Carmel’s galleries, shops and
restaurants. 8 blocks to the beach. Approx. 6 miles from The Holly
$185.00-$380.00 1.800.626.1171 LOCAL #: 831.624.4862
L’AUBERGE HOTEL AND RESTAURANT 20 Rooms
European-style inn located 4 blocks from Carmel Beach. Luxurious
guest rooms feature fine linens, large bathrooms, wall-mounted
televisions, mini refrigerators and safety deposit boxes. Cozy
and inviting romantic setting with an interior courtyard. Breakfast
included. Valet parking and room service available. Approx. 6 miles
from The Holly Farm.
DOLPHIN INN 27 Rooms
Quaint Carmel charm abounds at the Dolphin Inn. All types of guest
rooms available, most with fireplaces. Picnic basket breakfast and
newspaper delivered each morning. All rooms have refrigerators.
Parking and swimming pool on-site. Approx. 6 miles from The Holly
CARRIAGE HOUSE INN 13 Rooms- Ages 18 and up only
The only AAA 4-Diamond hotel in Carmel. Each of the spacious
rooms offers a king-sized bed, fireplace and TV/DVD/VCR.
Expanded continental breakfast delivered to your room each
morning. Wine, cheese and appetizers served each afternoon. Turn
down service, 100s of movies to rent and on-site parking make for a
relaxing get-a-way. Approx. 6 miles from The Holly Farm.
$299.00 and Up
WAYSIDE INN 23 Rooms
Cute and clean hotel in downtown Carmel. Most accommodations
have kitchens and fireplaces. Offering traditional rooms, rooms with
2 queen beds, a wonderful spacious family suite (1 king, 2 queens,
2 bathrooms, kitchen and patio). Breakfast basket and parking
LOCAL #: 831.624.5336
VAGABOND’S HOUSE INN BED & BREAKFAST 14 Rooms
Accommodations at the Vagabond's House Inn include extraordinarily
charming guest rooms with fireplaces, private baths and private
entrances. Each unique room achieves a distinctive ambience
through a combination of elegance and country tradition. Approx. 6.5
miles from The Holly Farm.
$155.00-$275.00 1.800.262.1262 LOCAL # 831.624.7738
CASA DE CARMEL 14 Rooms
A classic country-style bed and breakfast inn tucked into the famous
artisan village of Carmel-by-the-Sea. Each guest room is individually
appointed with distinctive furnishings creating an enchanted
ambiance of romance and comfort. All rooms have a private bath,
television, telephone ... and our signature sherry. A light breakfast is
included in room rate. Approx. 6.5 miles from The Holly Farm.
$175 and Up
1.800.328.7707 LOCAL #:831.624.6046
CARMEL COUNTRY INN BED & BREAKFAST 12 Rooms
Features spacious suites & cozy studios all with fireplaces, down
comforters and some with jacuzzi whirlpool tubs, where your pets are
PARK HYATT CARMEL, HIGHLANDS INN 56 Rooms
Luxurious spa suites overlooking the Pacific Ocean. Fireplaces,
private balconies, heated pool, 3 spas, lounges and award winning
restaurant. If you feel like treating yourself, this is a good choice.
Approx. 8 miles from The Holly Farm.
$265.00-$565.00 1.800.682.4811 LOCAL #: 831.620.1234
TICKLE PINK INN 35 Rooms
Located nest door to The Highlands Inn. Spectacular ocean views.
Small, intimate and private. Beautiful gazebo, garden setting.
Rooms with fireplaces and ocean views. Approx. 8 miles from The
$269.00-$529.00 1.800.635.4774 LOCAL # : 831.624.1244
CARMEL VALLEY RANCH RESORT 139 Rooms
A warm and arty golf-centered resort. New full-service spa and
fitness center slated to open in August 2010. Fireplaces, pool,
hot tubs, tennis courts, 18-hole golf course and restaurant on-site.
Approx. 1.5 miles from The Holly Farm.
$399.00-$700.00 866.583.0052 LOCAL # : 831.625.9500
QUAIL LODGE AND GOLF RESORT
No longer offering hotel accommodations as of 2010.
The golf course and clubhouse are still open.
Approx. 2 miles from The Holly Farm.
LOCAL # : 831.624.2888
BERNARDUS LODGE 57 Rooms
Luxurious accommodations with a pool, 2 tennis courts, full spa
facilities and an on-site restaurant. Each suite is beautifully
decorated and has a private deck, stone fireplace, double bathtub
and wine pantry.
$385.00 and Up 1.888.648.9463 LOCAL # : 831.658.3400
CARMEL VALLEY LODGE 31 Rooms
Pool, sauna, continental breakfast. Close to small shops, restaurants
and wine tasting rooms. Approx. 8 miles from The Holly Farm.
$189.00-$369.00 1.800.641.4646 LOCAL # : 831.659.2261
COUNTRY GARDENS INNS & THE ACACIA LODGE
These are both a part of the Country Gardens Inns, located in the
heart of Carmel Valley’s sunbelt. They have a relaxed country charm
and are within walking distance of a few small shops, fine restaurants
and wine tasting rooms. All are non-smoking establishments.
Offering heated pools and spas, continental breakfast and evening
wine and cheese tastings. Approx. 8 miles from The Holly Farm.
$129.00-$215.00 1.800.367.3336 LOCAL # : 831.659.5361
THE CLEMENT MONTEREY- INTERCONTINENTAL 208 Rooms
The new InterContinental the Clement Monterey is next to the world-
renowned Monterey Bay Aquarium in the heart of John Steinbeck's
historic Cannery Row. Many guest rooms and suites feature
fireplaces, balconies and ocean views and all sparkle with stylish
$229-$399-$800-$1,400.00 1.800.496.7621 LOCAL # 831.375.4500
THE MONTEREY PLAZA HOTEL 290 Rooms
Traditional luxury accommodations. Offers ocean, garden and
bay views, health spa overlooking the ocean and workout facilities.
Located in the heart of Monterey, just a few blocks from the
Aquarium. Best choice in Monterey!
$195.00-$400.00 1.800.334.3999 LOCAL # : 831.646.1700
OLD MONTEREY INN 10 Rooms
Romantic English country house with beautiful gardens and oak
trees. Some rooms with fireplaces and stained glass windows. Full
breakfast served in bed, in dining room or on the patio.
$300.00-$480.00 1.800.350.2344 LOCAL # : 831.375.8284
THE BEACH RESORT (BEST WESTERN) 196 Rooms
Located on the beach. Pool, spa, restaurant and lounge. Located
close to all attractions by car.
$89.00-$489.00 1.800.242.8627 LOCAL #: 831.394.3321 x427
MONTEREY BAY INN 49 Rooms
On the bay and Cannery Row. Close to The Monterey Bay
Aquarium. Ocean room views. Continental breakfast, spa and
$199.00-$339.00 1.800.424.6242 LOCAL # : 831.373.6242
HILTON GARDEN INN MONTEREY 204 Rooms
Newly renovated guest rooms, most with private balconies. Tennis
courts, pool, spa, saunas, shuffle board, putting green and table
tennis. Restaurant and lounge.
$189.00-$250.00 1.800.234.5697 LOCAL #: 831.373.6141
HYATT REGENCY MONTEREY 575 Rooms
Two restaurants, sports bar, golf course, 2 pools, spas and health
club. Spanish architecture.
$289 and Up 1.800.233.1234 LOCAL #: 831.372.1234
MONTEREY MARRIOTT 341 Rooms
Pool, spa, health club, restaurant and sports bar.
$189.00-$329.00 1.800.831.1000 LOCAL #: 831.649.4234
THE LODGE AT PEBBLE BEACH 161 Rooms
Distinguished resort overlooking the Carmel Bay. This 4 star lodge
boasts 4 restaurants, an amazing golf course, many gift shops,
tennis, bicycling, health center and an equestrian center.
$645.00-$1,900.00 1.800.654.9300 LOCAL #: 831.624.3811
BIG SUR LODGE 62 Rooms
Quaint lodge nestled in the heart of Big Sur. Restaurant, gift shop,
grocery store and heated pool.
$149.00-$279.00 Add $30.00 for kitchens, fireplaces and 2 room
suites. 1.800.424.4787 LOCAL #: 831.667.3100
BIG SUR RIVER INN 20 Rooms
Very cozy small inn. Beautiful setting overlooking the Big Sur River.
Restaurant, bar and a few small gift shops within walking distance.
$70.00-$190.00 1.800.548.3610 LOCAL #: 831.667.2700
THE INN AT VENTANA 59 Rooms
Fabulous inn overlooking the ocean. Pools, spas, exercise room,
nature trails, five-star restaurant, lounge, wine and cheese hour. Well
worth the money (and the drive)!
$550.00 and Up 1.800.628.6500 LOCAL #: 831.667.2331
POST RANCH INN 39 Rooms
Luxurious relaxing “retreat” resort. Pools, spas, sweeping ocean
views, fabulous on-site restaurant. Incredibly unique lodgings- Tree
House suites as well suites practically hanging off of the cliffs. Quite
$550.00 and Up 1.800.527.2200 LOCAL #: 831.667.2200
GATEHOUSE INN 1.800.858.1249 www.sueandlewinns.com
LIGHTHOUSE LODGE & SUITES 1.800.753.1881 www.lhls.com
BEST WESTERN MONARCH 831.646.8885
Hostelling International USA- Monterey Hostel
778 Hawthorne St. Monterey, Ca. 93940
**CAMPGROUNDS- Costs vary depending on time of year.
Andrew Molera State Park (Big Sur) 831.667.2315
Fernwood (Big Sur) 1.800.Big Sur.1
Big Sur Campgrounds and Cabins (Big Sur) 831.667.2322
Ventana Campgrounds (Big Sur) 831.667.2688
**R.V. PARKS- Costs vary depending on time of year.
Carmel By The River 831.624.9329
Saddle Mountain RV and Camping (Approx. 3 miles from The Holly
Marina Dunes RV Park (Approx. 18 miles from The Holly Farm)
SERVICES FOR ROOM RESERVATIONS
(No added cost for the renter.)
PLACES TO STAY
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MONTEREY PENINSULA VISITORS AND CONVENTION BUREAU
The following rental home is available to Holly Farm clients & their guests at a reduced cost. Subject to availability. Please urge the group that you think would be interested in this house to make their reservations as soon as possible.
· The White House rental is located in downtown Carmel-by-the-Sea (5.5 miles from HF)
· Upon receipt of the deposit, a map and instructions on how to ascertain the key will be mailed out to the renting party.
· Renting parties are responsible for all of their own food and transportation.
· Daily maid-service is NOT provided.
· The house is equipped with linens, towels, soap, a fully stocked kitchen (pots, pans, stoves, glassware, plates etc.) and a washer and dryer (bring your own laundry detergent if desired).
To make reservations or to check availability,
please contact Mary Moses at 8 3 1 . 6 5 9 . 2 1 3 9.
Ø The White House- Downtown Carmel
Address: Dolores St., 2nd house on the N.E. corner of 1st Ave.
Cost: $450.00/night (discounted rate for Holly Farm clients)
Bedrooms: 4 (1 king, 2 queens, 1 double) + sleeper sofa in living room. 2 baths.
Other suggestions: www.vrbo.com (Vacation Rentals by Owner) Text Search: The Holly Farm
Bright and Sunny Carmel Valley Rental
Walk to Wineries, Restaurants, and Shops, Bring Your Horses!!!
Also, for those of you looking to go in on a house together, our pal Katie "Lawbreaker" Hawbaker has passed along these links to vacation rentals she found. Big ups, Lawbreaker.