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Tickle Pink Inn

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Morristown, New Jersey
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Just finished a 3 night stay. The weather wasn't great, but our stay was nice and relaxing. The setting offers great views of the cliffs and surf. The sunsets when visible are a great way to end the day and start the evening. Our suite Rm 34 overlooked a small cove. You could hear the waves crashing on the rocks...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We loved our stay here! Our room had a view of the water, they have a 6PM complimentary wine and cheese, and you can sit out on the patio overlooking the water. You can also have complimentary room service for breakfast which was fun, and they gave us a bottle of champagne in the room when we arrived. One of...

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Tickle Pink ticks all the boxes for comfort, attention to detail, service and sheer luxury. Having spent the past four weeks hiking and camping, we spotted the Tickle Pink sign on our way down the coast road from Carmel. We were lucky enough to get the last room and although it was quite expensive, it was worth every dollar. Room...

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Massapequa, New York
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

We only stayed for 2 nights and found it nice and enjoyed the hot tub in the early morning. We had a private patio with ocean views. The free wine tasting and breakfast was lovely and they had a nice fire going in the reception room. The Inn is intimate, cozy, and romantic. There is nothing like the smell in...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our January visit was our second visit to the Tickle Pink Inn and once again it did not disappoint. This Inn is located right on the coast of Carmel, California and has simply stunning views of the ocean. On our first morning as we ate breakfast in the room we saw a pod of whales in the water from our...

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Thank Acsa W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing attention to detail with first class customer service! I knew from the very beginning that the Tickle Pink Inn was special but upon my arrival I was delighted to see they catered to our 25 Year Anniversary in many ways. The grounds are simple yet elegant, the front desk was attentive and detailed in their approach to our stay....

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Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This boutique beauty is more serene than larger hotels of equivalent prestige, with an impeccably astute, friendly, and accommodating staff. Long ago I had considered staying at the Hyatt next door, but the Tickle Pink is ensconced in a more favorable perch; and once you have experienced it, you couldn’t imagine staying anywhere else. You can still dine and drink...

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san diego
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

was spent in this extraordinary property. I had heard of this inn for years...and finally we made the effort to stay here over Christmas. Could not have been a more perfect choice for us...you feel totally welcome, totally enveloped in the warm spirit of the place as soon as you enter..nothing is too much trouble...I can be quite discerning and...

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San Jose, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've reviewed The Tickle Pink before and have stayed numerous times over 20 years. I'm sitting on the deck as I write this. Fireplace going, Clear skies, 60 degrees, waves rocking and rolling. Perfect. The most beautiful meeting of land and sea in the world. Chatting with the staff they mentioned that one of the suites has conciderable booking pressure...

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Krysty P, General Manager at Tickle Pink Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your continued patronage. We have a few different room types, as well as suites. I agree, there is something very nice about each and every one of them. We look forward to seeing you again.

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a perfect hotel. Wonderful staff, perfect room, beautiful views from every room. Perfect place for a romantic getaway. Fantastic free breakfast each morning, newspaper delivered to you room every day, delicious cookies in the lobby each afternoon; movies on DVD that you can borrow from the front desk at no charge. They even loaned us a free umbrella to...

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Krysty P, General Manager at Tickle Pink Inn, responded to this review

So happy to hear that we exceeded your expectations. We look forward to seeing you for your anniversary.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A Carmel oceanfront hotel dramatically situated above the rocky coastline that stands at the gateway to world-famous Big Sur. Let yourself be pampered with every amenity…from cozy European bedding and private decks with sweeping views to homemade breakfast pastries and an evening wine & cheese reception with soothing classical music. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tickle Pink Inn

Address: 155 Highland Drive, Carmel, CA 93923-9601
Region: United States > California > Monterey County > Carmel
Price Range: $307 - $797 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 35
Also Known As:
Tickle Pink Carmel
Tickle Pink Bed Breakfast
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Carmel
#3 Family Hotel in Carmel
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“Room No. 4 facing the ocean - perfect”
 of 5 bubbles elizabethh572, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Room 4 has a large balcony with stunning views!”
 of 5 bubbles acsaw2016, 12 Jan 2017 | Read review
“First floor was nice but I noticed the suits looked even more amazing.”
 of 5 bubbles Cruzhomes, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“I imagine every room is spectacular with it's own charm, and you'll feel pampered no matter which one you choose, large or small.”
  • My view at noon from suite 14 looking towards the cove.
  • Early morning looking out my balcony, towards the cove.
  • My view at noon from suite 14 looking towards the Pacific.
  • Looking towards Point Lobos from my balcony, suite 14.
  • Looking towards the cove from suite 14 balcony.
  • Rose, Champagne, Chocolates, Candles, & other Details
  • Very Cozy Bed and Gorgeous View
  • No detail is overlooked for your comfort.
 of 5 bubbles 883marka, 31 Dec 2016 | Read review
“if possible splurge and get an ocean view...”
 of 5 bubbles kokosandiego, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
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