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Carmel Village

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Address: Ocean Avenue and State Route 1, Carmel, CA 93921
Phone Number: 888-434-3891
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Loved Carmel!

Had a great time walking around Carmel. Enjoyed the shops and restaurants. Lots of tourists, but worth the visit!

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 1, 2015
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Omaha, Nebraska
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

Had a great time walking around Carmel. Enjoyed the shops and restaurants. Lots of tourists, but worth the visit!

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Lafayette, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

I brought out of town guests to experience the charm and it met all their expectations. We had a terrific visit.

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Victoria,TX
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

Beautiful village of upscale boutiques, cozy cafes, and delightful bakeries! Something for everyone can be found in this shopping area, from designer items, to children's toys and clothes, to delicious pastries!

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

Picturesque and a lovely atmosphere make this a great stop off place to spend a few hours away from the beach

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Franklin, Tennessee
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 181 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

Carmel Village is a very unique area that affords the ladies a great place to shop and the men a great place to browse. Spend a few hours there.

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Walnut Creek, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

My husband and I never tire of spending a three-day weekend in Carmel; we have visited this little town on our beautiful, California coast dozens of times, but we always enjoy it! One comes here just to relax and breathe in the fresh sea air! The crowded side walks are always filled with people from all countries looking at the... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

This is a cute, little village that looks like something out of the English countryside. There isn't much to do here--just some good shops and restaurants, quaint houses, and a nice beach that is too cold to swim in. You can drive here from San Francisco. The highway along the coast is beautiful and gets you here in about 2.5... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

Beautiful little village, relaxing and artistic.But prize of things are super high even to consider as souvenirs

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

If you're driving the California coast, don't hesitate to stop at Carmel by the Sea. This village is so cute, beautiful, with people walking on the streets from all nations. Full of nice shops, restaurants and coffee shops. It is very charming and a must see.

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Hamden, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

Carmel by the Sea Carmel, Ca. Carmel by the Sea is one of those very special places in America. It’s an Idyllic community along the Bay and Pacific Ocean. It’s very easy to see the reason people are drawn here. It’s charming and quaint and offers unique shops and galleries for visiting tourists. No Tee shirt or novelty mania here.... More 

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