Ocean Avenue

Ocean Avenue, Carmel: Address, Ocean Avenue Reviews: 4.5/5

Ocean Avenue
4.5
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Kimberly C
Modesto, CA363 contributions
Mar 2022
Love the quaint and charming town of Carmel.... Cute boutiques, a variety of dining, art and collectibles..
Written March 21, 2022
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Rc1
Sacramento, CA377 contributions
Dec 2021
As beautiful as I remember you it. Lovely walk down stores and restaurants. We ate at one of the restaurants that offered outdoor seating with heaters. Nice, festive atmosphere.
Written December 21, 2021
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Boeing747-8I
Freeport, NY124 contributions
Sep 2021
This a very scenic drive...on one side you have the spectacular coastline and on the other side you have both stunningly elaborate as well as simple bungalow style residences. It was a really fun drive!
Written September 9, 2021
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Robert N
Sparks, NV299 contributions
Sep 2021
One of the best ways to see the heart of Carmel. Grab one of the free maps of the downtown area and start walking. Ocean Avenue is packed with small shops, coffee shops and restaurants. Check out the many small alleyways as there are many more hidden shops. Also, walk the side streets as many more places to visit are a block or two off of Ocean Avenue.
Written September 5, 2021
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mr_larry_smith
Austin, TX1,328 contributions
Aug 2021 • Couples
Ocean Avenue is great walking and looking. There are homes, buildings and shops to be enjoyed. We walked this street a few times that would have been more if the hill had been less steep.
Written August 30, 2021
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anjelina55
Florida104 contributions
Jul 2021 • Family
Really impressed with this town and the picturesque and quaint beauty of the area. We loved walking around, visiting the shops and restaurants. We went with our teen kids and a 4 year old. They all had a nice time as well. Would be really great to visit on a romantic get away or visit with friends.
Written July 19, 2021
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Bidule05
France778 contributions
Sep 2020
We walked in Ocean avenue in the very fine andl artistic village Carmel-by-the-Sea. We saw many colourful shops and fine art galleries. A good address for gifts.
In Carmel by the sea, the atmosphere is very peaceful, with beautiful houses, flowers, birds and gardens.
A small paradise on the Californian coast!
Written May 10, 2021
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1GiantsMS
Redwood City, CA1,052 contributions
Mar 2021
This is a great place to walk and see a variety of shops and people. The "vendors" all have fun personalities and were ready to chat about their items and the local area. Very relaxing atmosphere.
Written March 13, 2021
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Anonymous855
Trabuco Canyon, California1,402 contributions
Mar 2021
We enjoyed all of the secret courtyards, the mix of retail and restaurants. Would have really liked the library to be open but hey, it's Covid time so we take what we get.
Written March 10, 2021
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Pyc
1 contribution
Jan 2021 • Couples
Carmel-by-the-sea is a charming and remantic seaside destination. The stores along the street are soooo cute, like a storybook. It is a good place to do some window shopping :) You also can find some art galleries on this avenue, but some of them are closed during the pandemic.
Written January 24, 2021
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