Just because summer’s nearly over doesn’t mean you’re stuck with choosing between a snow or tropical vacation this winter. Head to Carmel, Calif., for a sweet village retreat near the ocean, and get 20 percent off your stay.
The Carmel Boutique Inns offer travelers an opportunity to enjoy the area’s “secret season” with a discounted rate for winter travel. Bookable now for travel Nov. 1, 2011, through March 31, 2012, guests will receive 20 percent off the nightly rate and a complimentary room upgrade, based upon availability, at any of Carmel Boutique Inns’ four properties: Cypress Inn, Lamp Lighter Inn & Sunset Suites, The Vagabond’s House and Forest Lodge.
Travelers can also indulge in Carmel Boutique Inns’ ample amenities, including daily hot breakfast; free Wi-Fi; and in-room cream sherry, snacks and water for cozy fireside relaxation. A minimum stay may be required. Rates start at $165 per night. Use booking code CBI11 when contacting the inn of your choice.
Consider bringing your best friend along on your trip, because all the Carmel Boutique Inns are pet-friendly and welcome breeds of any size. Pups are pampered with complimentary in-room dog beds, bowls, treats and dog-sitting referral services. Many Carmel restaurants and shops include dogs as customers, and nearby Carmel City Beach is pure heaven for the beach-loving canine.
Cypress Inn, 831-624-3871
Lincoln Avenue & 7th, Carmel, CA 93921
Lamp Lighter Inn & Sunset Suites, 831-624-7372
Ocean Avenue & Camino Real, Carmel, CA 93921
The Vagabond’s House, 831-624-7738
4th & Dolores, Carmel, CA 93921
Forest Lodge, 831-624-7372
Ocean Avenue at Torres & Mt. View, Carmel, CA 93921
Photo courtesy of Cypress Inn
More Carmel-related information:
Grasing’s Restaurant, Fine Dining in Carmel