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Carmel-By-The-Sea, California| 831-624-2741
Check-in:3:00 PM
Check-out:11:00 AM
26 Rooms
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • 72 Steps from the Beach

a Coastal-Inspired boutique Hotel Near Carmel Beach

Relax in an intimate retreat nestled within one of Carmel's most exclusive residential neighborhoods, The Golden Rectangle. The Colonial Terrace sits just 72 steps away from the beach and a short walk to Carmel Village, named one of the 11 Best Small Towns in America by Travel & Leisure Magazine. Feel right at home in 26 coastal-inspired rooms and suites with ocean, garden, and courtyard views, some with balconies, fireplaces, kitchens, and whirlpool tubs.  Our inviting hotel charms guests with outdoor gardens and well-manicured lawns steps from Carmel Village and the beach, bringing the best of Carmel-By-The-Sea right to your door.

A charming hotel in carmel-by-the-sea, CA

The Colonial Terrace is within close proximity to spectacular Bay Area attractions. Explore the best of Carmel, CA at your leisure or let our expert team help arrange a sightseeing tour. Walk to Carmel Village for local shopping and dining. Visit the Monterey Bay Aquarium for a peek into local marine life. Take the famous 17-Mile Drive all the way to Pebble Beach and tee off at the Pebble Beach Golf Club. Head to Big Sur for epic views. Sample regional wines at a local winery. The options are truly endless when you stay at our cozy hotel in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA.
  • Weekly Mid-Week Specials offer at the Colonial Terrace Hotel California
    Weekly Mid-Week Specials
    Enjoy a mid-week getaway with special rates. Explore the natural wonders of Carmel-by-the-Sea and enjoy eclectic shopping and dining in the village.

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Reasons to Stay
  • Pebble Beach Golf at california
    Pebble Beach Golf
    Tee off on this world-famous 18-hole, par 72 golf course with striking ocean views.
  • California's Carmel Beach
    Carmel Beach
    Spend the day soaking up the rays or gathering with friends over a bon fire.
  • Old Fisherman’s Wharf Monterey
    Old Fisherman’s Wharf Monterey
    Sample clam chowder, take a whale-watching tour, or kayak along the harbor.
  • Monterey Aquarium
    Monterey Aquarium
    Discover the exciting world of marine life with a ton of exhibits and live feedings.
  • 17-Mile-Drive Monterey california
    17-Mile Drive
    See the best of California's coastline on an inspiring journey along the 17-Mile Drive.
  • Big Sur california
    Big Sur
    Feast the eyes on epic views of dramatic cliffs, rocky shores, and scenic trails.
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