Free breakfast and a crackerjack location downtown help our guests live like locals at the Comfort Inn Carmel by the Sea. All 19 rooms at this low-rise hotel include refrigerators coffeemakers expanded cable channels and free local calls; non-smoking rooms are available. The hotel serves a free deluxe continental breakfast each morning for guests to enjoy before exploring in town. Located one block from downtown's Carmel Plaza Shopping Center the Comfort Inn is walking distance to shops and restaurants and a half-mile from the ocean. It's a mile and a half from the Carmel River Lagoon and Wetlands Natural Reserve and a ten-minute ride to the scenic 17-Mile Drive or to the links at Pebble Beach Golf Course. The Monterey Bay Aquarium and the Pacific Grove Museum of Natural History are each a 20-minute drive north and the National Steinbeck Center in Salinas is 40 minutes east. Point Lobos State Reserve is ten minutes south. Monterey Regional Airport is eight miles away and San Jose International Airport is 80 miles north. our guests cite "comfortable" rooms in a "very pretty setting" and a "convenient location" that's "walking distance to shops and Carmel Beach" as highlights of this Comfort Inn.