We are pleased to welcome you and
your furry friend to our pet friendly hotel, Carmel
River Inn. Pets are welcome in designated cottages.
We charge a nightly fee of $20 per pet, per night
for up to two well-behaved pets per cottage.
Not only are we a pet friendly hotel, but we are
also pleased to recommend some fun activities for a
pet friendly vacation. Pets feel more welcome in the
picturesque village of Carmel than almost anywhere
else in the world.
Carmel's pet friendly main street, Ocean Avenue, is
a marvelous place for browsing upscale shops,
boutiques, and art galleries. Don't worry about your
dog; this village is so pet friendly that there are
"doggy hitching posts," hook-and-snap devices
attached to shops in the area. So while you are
shopping, your dog relaxes outside in the shade.
Carmel River State Beach is a large stretch of
beach, just a short stroll from Carmel River Inn.
Although pet friendly, dogs are required to be on a
leash at all times.
Across the street from the historic
Carmel Mission, on Rio Road, is the very pet
friendly Mission Trail Park. This lush 37-acre park
is abundant with Carmel's native flora (beware of
one of these natives, poison oak- it's everywhere,
so stay on the trails). Dogs under voice control can
be off leash. Take your camera; there are many
excellent photo opportunities, including the wooden
Many of the restaurants in Carmel are pet friendly
in their outdoor areas. Check with our front desk
staff for a current listing of pet-friendly dining
To book a Pet-Friendly room, click on
any of the book a room or book a cottage links, choose your arrival date and then select
any of the cottages marked as pet-friendly.
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