Guide to Carmel-By-The-Sea

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The quaint and bohemian Carmel Village includes a five-block walkable shopping area on Ocean Ave. that is surrounded by rustic streets filled with vintage cottages and grand beach homes. The main business district is one-mile square packed with local art galleries, design boutiques, fine dining and elegant bed and breakfast inns.

Park and walk this unique village to really see the artistic history of each small block of homes and shops, all the way down Ocean Ave to Carmel Main Beach.

The village starts as you drive west down from Highway 1 and continues to Scenic Drive, which runs along the south beaches of Carmel-by-the-Sea and continues along the coast to Carmel Lagoon, Carmel Mission, Mission Ranch (Clint Eastwood's hotel and restaurant) and the Coast Highway.

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Carmel Road Winery

Lincoln St & 6th Ave, Carmel-by-the-sea, CA 93923

A new Carmel Road Tasting Room has opened on 6th & Lincoln featuring the fine collection of the wines grown on their Soledad based winery.

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Wayside Inn

7th Avenue & Mission Street, Carmel, CA 93921

This quintessential cottage style inn provides the perfect location for your stay. Wayside Inn's 22 guestrooms and suites offer soothing elegant d??cor and are equipped with feather beds, flat screen TVs and luxury Italian linens.

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Grasings

6th St. between Mission & San Carlos, Carmel, CA 93921

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Andre's Bouchee

Mission St. between Ocean & 7th, Carmel, CA 93923

Experiencing lunch or dinner at Andre's Bouchee and you are stepping into a Parisian Bistro - in the heart of downtown Carmel-by-the- Sea. All the flavors of Europe & the Mediterranean and a wine room with a world-wide selection.

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Carmel Wayfarer Inn

4th Ave And Mission Ave, Carmel, CA 93921

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Carriage House Inn

Junipero Between 7th And 8th, Carmel, CA 93921

Intimate European Elegance in Carmel. Awarded the prestigious AAA 4-Diamond rating for over 30 consecutive years, The Carriage House Inn has a wonderful elegance and charm that exudes its European flavor in d??cor.

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Quail Lodge & Golf Club

8205 Valley Greens Drive, Carmel-by-the-sea, CA 93923

The 93-room world-class Quail Lodge & Golf Club is a sprawling estate that features bocce and tennis courts, heated pools and outdoor ponds, luxurious spas, fabulous suites and more. The Quail Lodge reopened in March of 2013, and has extensively renovated

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Carmel Fireplace Inn

San Carlos Street, Carmel, CA 93921

Welcome to the 18 unit Carmel Fireplace Inn, located on a bright, sunny corner in Carmel-by-the-Sea, California, in the heart of downtown, walking distance to fine shops, restaurants, and the beach.

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