Have you been researching Carmel inns? The Carmel Mission Ranch Inn has been an important part of Carmel history since the 1800s. In the Go-Go years of the 1980s, the Carmel Mission Ranch Inn was scheduled to be sold and converted into condos. Fortunately, just as he does on film, Mayor Clint Eastwood came to the rescue. By buying the Carmel Mission Ranch Inn and remodeling it, he turned this converted dairy farm into one of the most popular Carmel inns.
The rooms at the Carmel Mission Ranch Inn are filled with country charm and charisma. Look out your window. The sheep are grazing in the Carmel River Meadow. Who is that you hear playing the piano at the Mission Ranch Restaurant? Clint Eastwood? I bet you never knew that old Dirty Harry had it in him. Go ahead! Allow him to make your day! By the way, we will give you three guesses as to what movie featured that piano. Do you give up? Okay, we will tell you. The piano at the Mission Ranch Restaurant was featured in the 1993 Clint Eastwood film, In the Line of Fire. The Pot Belly Stove in the restaurant came from the 1992 film, The Unforgiven.
The Mission Ranch Resort, Carmel has 31 beautiful rooms. These include Satellite Television, fax modem, childcare, a health club, private balconies, refrigerator and daily maid service. Continental breakfast is included in your room rate. The carved wooden beds and quilted linens fit the ranch-like atmosphere of this creme de la creme of Carmel inns. Enjoy a game of tennis, or workout at the health spa. After a massage, luxuriate in your whirlpool and relax by the fireplace in your room at the Mission Ranch Resort, Carmel.
The Mission Ranch Resort, Carmel is sometimes mistaken for the Carmel Mission Inn. However, if you are on a tighter budget, the Carmel Mission Inn may be a good choice. It is located in a private garden setting. Although the Carmel Mission Inn is part of the Best Western hotel chain, it manages to maintain its country inn ambience. The Carmel Mission Inn is surrounded by 10 of the world's best golf courses. You are also close to the Monterey Bay Aquarium, as well as other Carmel and Monterey attractions. The room decor at the Carmel Mission Inn is a blend of country Tuscan with contemporary California. The marble bathrooms add a touch of elegance. The Carmel Mission Inn also has an exercise facility, high-speed Internet access, a heated pool, a business center and a meeting facility. Whether you decide to stay at the Carmel Mission Ranch Inn or the Carmel Mission Inn, you will surely enjoy your hotel stay in Carmel California.