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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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Alturas, CA
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42 reviews 42 reviews
10 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014 NEW

Fun place to walk, explore, and see creative and unique clothing, art, and jewelry. touristy, but with so much class!

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Anaheim, California, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 NEW

Quaint town, loved window shopping, lots of yummy places to eat, and little hidden wineries for wine tasting.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 NEW

A lovely little village with great cafés, restaurants, art galleries, clothing and jewelry stores. Don't forget to take in the Fairy Tale houses. This unique feature makes this a one of a kind village. They are every where and so unique and charming. Lots for everyone to do. Swim at the beach, take the 17 mile drive. Marvel at the... More

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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

This was a delightful picturesque village. Completely walkable, filled with delightful little shops and amazing restaurants. We loved it.

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Winnipeg, Canada
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21 reviews 21 reviews
3 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

This is a little town right out of a Thomas Kincade picture!! Lots of really neat shops and great restaurants. Great place to walk around...... Great beach! We spent a wonderful day here with friends.

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Reno, Nevada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

So, the first day we went to Carmel our car battery died. I didn't even have to ask for help. People were coming out of the shop asking if they could help and others visiting Carmel were stopping to help us. That gave me the best experience possible. The second day we experienced more to Carmel. Delicious candies, beautiful beaches,... More

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Grass Valley
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Always love visiting Carmel. They do such a great job preserving this community. Has not changed much since I was a kid. Great place for families.

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Glasgow
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Lovely and charming town with some unusual stores but also a good selection of higher end designer stores.

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Braintree, Massachusetts
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33 reviews 33 reviews
28 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

This is the third time that we've visited Carmel. On our first visit (in the 80's) the village seemed very charming and cute. The second visit (90's) it seemed less charming and more like a Thomas Kincade scene. The third time through and it's more like a contrived Thomas Kincade village. Too cutsy for our taste.

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Rock Spring, Georgia
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32 reviews 32 reviews
13 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

The shops are so charming and everything was clean. Had breakfast at a little bistro and it was fantastic. It was a little chilly so we bought some jackets at a very good price.

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