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Carmel Village

Ocean Avenue and State Route 1, Carmel, CA 93921
888-434-3891
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Ranked #4 of 28 attractions in Carmel
Type: Neighborhoods
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Rocklin, California, United States
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51 reviews 51 reviews
11 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

This is the perfect place to spend the day just discovering all the special cafe's and shops. What a wonderful experience to share with family or friends. Everyone will find great treasures to help them remember beautiful Carmel .... my FAVORITE village anywhere !!!

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Atlanta, Georgia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

This is a great place to visit but I'm giving a bad rating to draw attention to parking in Carmel Village. Otherwise, there are many restaurants and lots of good shopping opportunities. I recommend staying in the area for at least 2 to 3 nights to explore without being too rushed. Trip somewhat spoiled by what I feel to be... More

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

Beautiful seaside town with masses of art galleries, boutiques, seafood restaurants and lovely cafes.

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Totowa, New Jersey
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32 reviews 32 reviews
11 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

Talk about history. Amazing place and what lovely gardens. The museum is very special if you are religious type and taking in a mass at the mission made the trip worth it. A must see for Catholics traveling to the area. Don't miss it.

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Houston, Texas
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

We hit several of the shops and enjoyed eating at a few of the restaurants. It was a great outing for the girls while the guys played golf!

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Parker, Colorado
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

love walking around Carmel Village. So quaint. Everything is beautiful! We love looking at the gardens and all the pretty buildings.

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Palm Desert, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

Great little village to walk around and just relax. Many restaurants, shops, art galleries, and much more.

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Karlskrona, Sweden
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33 reviews 33 reviews
11 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 NEW

A pearl along Highway 1! The whole village is absolutely stunning. Quaint streets in a compact city center with small exciting alleys to be explored. There are plenty of stunning restaurants. They are like the whole atmosphere of the village incredibly well worth visiting. At the end of the main street, Ocean Avenue is a lovely sandy beach. There are... More

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Portsmouth, New Hampshire
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28 reviews 28 reviews
4 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014 NEW

The shopping was great here and we did stop and pick up lunch or snack food when taking a break from shopping. Our only complaint was the other shoppers - a bit (actually a lot) pushy. One young lady actually pushed in between me and the item I was looking at - and there wasn't room for a person between... More

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Wellington, New Zealand
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51 reviews 51 reviews
29 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014 NEW

We loved Carmel for the fact that they have tried hard to retain atmosphere and quirkiness in the buildings. Well done...keep it up !!! Worth a visit as an easy place to wander, shop and eat.

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