Looking for a romantic escape? Think Carmel-by-the-Sea. The picturesque Northern California city oozes with romance and now there’s a new hotel that takes it new heights.The PlumpJack Group, famous for its mighty fine wines and hospitality operations, recently announced the opening of its newest seaside getaway, The Hideaway, a charming bed & breakfast steps from the beach and close to shops of restaurants of downtown. “Formerly known as the Cobblestone Inn, we’ve re-imagined, rebranded and redesigned to create The Hideaway,” said Roy Crane, general manager. “Our aim was to create a space that perfectly complements the charming California coast; our guests will feel that through the unique elements and special touches we’ve added to make their stay a memorable experience.” “Our goal from day one was to preserve the property’s inherent charm while adding the modern comforts and amenities that are welcomed by today’s travelers,” said Jeremy Scherer, president of The PlumpJack Group. “PlumpJack has been enamored with Carmel-by-the-Sea for some time and we’re thrilled to expand our portfolio of distinctly unique, award-winning hospitality and lifestyle experiences to such a vibrant community.”
The 24-room charmer provides oodles of amenities such as a satisfyige European-style breakfast buffet offerings of meats, cheeses, house made granola, yogurt, fruit, freshly baked pastries, quiches, frittatas and coffee by Carmel Coffee Roasters. During the summer moths it will feature wines from the area along with cheese at an afternoon reception. There is also nightly turndown (that many B&B fail to offer), dedicated doggy rooms, robes to use in your room, picnic set-ups available for purchase, including Hideaway canvas bags, wine, blankets, GoVino plastic wine glasses with Hideaway logo and Bay Bikes rentals to xplore Carmel on two wheels.
The Hideaway is located the corner of Junipero Street and 8th Avenue.
If the name PlumpJack sounds familiar it’s because it is an award winning winery plus a hospitality management company dedicated to creating unique individual experiences. The PlumpJack Group was founded in 1992 when partner, former San Francisco mayor, and currently Lieutenant Governor of California Gavin Newsom opened the first PlumpJack Wine Store on Fillmore Street. Fast-forward two decades, under the leadership of Hilary Newsom and Jeremy Scherer, The PlumpJack Group has established itself as the signature Northern California lifestyle and hospitality brand. www.plumpjack.com