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Carmel City Beach / Carmel River Beach

Address: Ocean Avenue, Carmel, CA 93921
Phone Number: 831 649 2836
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Ranked #2 of 92 things to do in Carmel
Activities: Sunbathing, Birdwatching
Owner description: The water is brisk and the surf is hazardous, but the amazing views from the shore will draw you...
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Activities: Sunbathing, Birdwatching
Owner description: The water is brisk and the surf is hazardous, but the amazing views from the shore will draw you like a magnet to these striking white sand beaches for a leisurely stroll or picnic.

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2011

Doggies welcomed and very clean wide sand area with good sunset vista.

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Milpitas, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2011

A great place to watch the sunset or have a great picnic

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La Jolla, CA
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23 reviews 23 reviews
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2011

A nice little secluded beach, with a parking lot, and bathrooms. Next to a bird sanctuary. Beautiful scenery. Great place for a picnic. Surrounded by beautiful homes. Closes at sunset.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2011

We don't go to the beach often, so it was nice to walk to the beach to catch the sunset along with (what seemed like) the entire town.

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Woburn, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2011

The beach had a fresh clean appearance with strong surf and beautiful vegetation. The scenic drive past the beautiful ocean front homes matched one's imagination of how places ought to look in Carmel.

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2011

Beautiful Orange sunset, clean sandy beach and beautiful water

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2011

gorgeous, relaxing beach to go and watch the sunset with a bottle of wine.

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Hanover, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2011

You must see the beach at Carmel. It has awesome white sand and an incredible view from the top of the beach.

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Redwood City, CA
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21 reviews 21 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2011

You can tell that Carmel is a city that loves dogs. I've never seen so many dogs in one place in my life! We took our little dog for a walk on the beach and he had a great time.

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Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2011

Like the location to the charming village of Carmel-by-the-Sea. The beach is well groomed with stunning views of the coastline, including 1 of the fairways of Pebble Beach Golf Links

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