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Photo of 17-Mile Drive
17 Mile Drive Pebble Beach CA 93953 United States Work Phone: 800-654-9300

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Widely recognized as one of the most scenic drives in the world, this famous coastal landmark runs from Pacific Grove to Pebble Beach, featuring awe-inspiring vistas and legendary sites perfect for a day of exploration. Marvel at some of nature’s treasures including The Lone Cypress, Spanish Bay and Stillwater Cove, as well as the world-renowned Pebble Beach Golf Links.

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1 NW Dolores and 8th Carmel-By-The-Sea CA 93921 United States Work Phone: 831-624-3933 Work Phone: 800-388-3933

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Our Carmel-by-the-Sea, California hotel is just minutes from white sand beaches, world-class golf courses, (Pebble Beach, Spyglass Hill, the Links at Spanish Bay and Poppy Hills), 17-Mile Drive, the Carmel Mission, scuba diving, horseback riding, bicycling, hiking and yet only steps to elite shopping boutiques, antique shops and art galleries.

Suited perfect for leisure and business, you can relax in our chic romantic Carmel accommodations. Choose from a “Village View”, Courtyard, Ocean Orientated or Horizon Ocean View room. The richly appointed King rooms, Double Queens, Two Bedroom suites or Cottage Living Room Suite all feature cozy fireplaces, high-speed internet, wet bars with refrigerators and most have private balconies/patios.

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Photo of Best Western Carmel’s Townhouse Lodge
5th &, San Carlos St Carmel-by-the-Sea CA 93921 United States Home Phone: 831-624-1261

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Experience a charming hotel in the stunning coastal town of Carmel-by-the-Sea, California where plunging cliffs, idyllic beaches and redwood forests become your backyard. Steps from downtown, the Best Western Carmel’s Town House Lodge offers modern rooms and suites, complimentary breakfast and the perfect location on the Monterey Peninsula, just minutes from the famed Pebble Beach Golf Club, Carmel Beach and 17-Mile Drive.

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Photo of Bixby Bridge Big Sur
Highway 1 Big Sur CA 93923 United States

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This bridge is arguably the most iconic spot in Central California. It’s featured in the film “Play Misty For Me” as well as numerous automobile commercials, it’s the subject of a song by Death Cab for Cutie and as of this year, it even has its own postage stamp.

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Carmel-by-the-Sea is one of the most beautiful places one could ever visit. Situated in the heart of downtown Carmel, the Briarwood Inn offers guests a lovely and comfortable place to stay. Discover hidden courtyards, lush landscaping, charming shops, and incredible world-famous restaurants, walking distance from the Briarwood Inn. The beach is just a short stroll away and offers guests the chance to play outside while viewing the magnificent scenery.

Come stay with us and enjoy one of our uniquely decorated rooms and suites, no two units are the same. Most of our units feature king beds, have their own fireplace and reserved parking on-site. We also offer our private Stephenson House, which is a great option for families seeking a secluded getaway. To see each of our units, please view our Units and Rates page.

In addition to fireplaces in almost every room, the Briarwood Inn also offers free wireless Internet access. View our Property Amenities page for a complete list of offerings.

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Candle Light Inn is perfectly situated for a short walk to Ocean Avenue, strolling along the shops and restaurants while enjoying the ocean air. All guestrooms are generously sized and include flat-screen TVs. Newly remodeled “standard” rooms offer new carpets, new beds, and beautiful bathrooms. Our comfortable and spacious deluxe rooms offer fireplaces, with some including oversized jetted tubs. Our large outdoor fireplace and seating area is the perfect setting to enjoy the Carmel nights. Enjoy the warmth and beauty of Carmel with us at the Candle Light Inn!

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Photo of Carmel Art Association
Dolores St Between 5TH and 6TH Carmel-by-the-Sea CA 93921 United States Work Phone: 831-624-6176

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Carmel’s oldest gallery, since 1927, featuring the work of more than 100 local professional artists. The CAA is dedicated to presenting only the finest work for sale by artists living on the Monterey Peninsula. Gallery open 10:00 am to 5:00 pm daily

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Photo of Carmel Bach Festival
North East Corner of Mission Carmel-By-The-Sea CA 93921 United States Work Phone: 831-624-1521

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The Carmel Bach Festival (CBF) began in 1935 as a four-day series of concerts at the Sunset School Auditorium and the Carmel Mission Basilica. Over the years, it grew to a two-week celebration of concerts, recitals, master classes, lectures, and open rehearsals in July. The Festival’s mission is to celebrate the works, inspiration and ongoing influence of Johann Sebastian Bach worldwide by immersing audiences in a festival experience integrating music, education and ideas. Under the leadership of Music Director and Conductor Paul Goodwin and Executive Director Steve Friedlander, the organization offers innovative artistic programming.

Our Mission is to celebrate the works, inspiration, and ongoing influence of J.S.Bach worldwide by immersing audiences in a festival experience integrating music, education and ideas, and by meaningful community engagement throughout the year. Our Vision is to be a world class festival of music and ideas transcending the traditional boundaries of performance and presentation, both at the Festival and in communities, and to provide fresh musical contexts that spark the imagination, stimulate the mind and enrich people’s lives in multi-faceted ways.

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Photo of Carmel Bay View Inn

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Tucked amid flowering gardens and stately pine trees, the Carmel Bay View Innis located in the heart of downtown Carmel, California.

Quaint and beautiful, Carmel Bay View Inn is a classic boutique hotel.  Whether you’re visiting Carmel for a romantic getaway, a family vacation or simply passing through on the Coast Highway, Carmel Bay View Inn offers affordable elegance in one of the most dramatic destinations on the California coast.  Complimentary breakfast, parking, and Wi-Fi are all included.

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Photo of Carmel Cottage Inn

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The Carmel Cottage Inn consists of five quaint, historic cottages set in a beautiful garden one block from Carmel Beach and just a few blocks from downtown Carmel.

All five cottages, Sky Way, Moon Gate, Home Port, Tradewinds and Log Haven, have been lovingly restored, respectful of the request several long-time guests have asked of us, “Please don’t change them too much.” Although we have changed just about everything except most of the wood and leather furniture, we hope we have made them feel like they should have always looked this way…a bit like walking back in time.

We think you’ll find the Carmel Cottage Inn Is the perfect place to relax after a day enjoying the beauty and activities of the Central Coast. We would be delighted to have you stay with us.

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Photo of Carmel Country Inn

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Our Carmel Bed and Breakfast, situated in the quiet village of Carmel by the Sea, offers spacious accommodations with our One & Two Bedroom Suites and Romantic Studios, all with Fireplaces and Luxury Baths.

Your pets are always welcome at Carmel Country Inn, visit our Pet-Friendly page for a list of pet services, pet-friendly restaurants, pet sitters and review our pet policies.

A bountiful breakfast buffet is served daily at our inn to start your day the healthy way before exploring nearby Carmel Beach, Pebble Beach Golf Course, Big Sur, Cannery Row, Monterey Bay Aquarium or Carmel Valley.

Customize your stay by selecting one of our many Carmel getaway packages, choose the perfect massage from our spa menu or simply add a little extra like wine & truffles or fresh roses to be placed in your room on arrival.

Amy and her staff await your arrival and are ready to provide gracious hospitality to you and yours.

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Photo of Carmel Fireplace Inn

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18-unit Carmel Fireplace Inn, located on a bright, sunny corner in Carmel-by-the-Sea, California, just a short distance from the heart of town, shops, restaurants, and the beach. The inn has an abundance of charm and elegance.

As you enter the property you will walk down a beautiful shrubbery-lined path to the tiled patio in the rear of the inn. There, on all sides of the chairs and tables is a large array of flowers, shrubbery, vines, and hanging pots.

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Photo of Carmel Garden Inn

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Ten cozy guest rooms with wood-burning fireplaces in our charming garden setting. Five rooms are mini-suites with private patios, luxurious king size beds and kitchenettes. Our guests rave about our breakfasts, especially our homemade granola, and summer vegetable frittata.  Join us for complimentary wine and cheese in the afternoon, and enjoy a drink on the patio with a little of our homemade lemon bars or rosemary shortbread.  With plenty of off-street parking, We are in the heart of Carmel’s famous urban forest, very near many of the quaint Comstock dollhouses that make Carmel unique. So, leave the car and enjoy just a 15 minute walk to the beach.

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Photo of Carmel Green Lantern Inn

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Leave the hustle and bustle of city life and escape to our charming bed and breakfast by the ocean. Since 1927, The Carmel Green Lantern Inn has been welcoming guests to our serene getaway on one of the most beautiful beaches along the California coast. With seventeen charming rooms divided between six beautiful cottages, our accommodations combine the warm comfort of Monterey homes with the luxurious lodgings of a locally owned inn. The quiet and peaceful atmosphere ensures privacy while affording guests the convenience of remaining within walking distance of the ocean, and our rooms look out onto lush redwood and cypress trees as well as flowers and fountains.

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Photo of Carmel Inn and Suites

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Our rooms are furnished featuring the elegance and sophistication of the finest country inns. Custom decor and fine European-style furniture create a home away from home.

Take your mind off the day-to-day life and book direct with us to save up to 10% off regular rates either online or by phone.

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Photo of Carmel Lodge

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Carmel Lodge is a pleasant compliment to Carmel-by-the-Sea’s European charm.  Located on San Carlos Street at 5th Avenue, the 38-room lodge is “in the heart of it all”, only blocks from the famed Ocean Avenue and a relaxing stroll to the picturesque white sand Carmel Beach, a leashless playground for you and your four-legged friends. With 38-guest rooms, complimentary parking, free wireless Internet, a convenient location and a light continental breakfast delivered to your room each day, it is no wonder that the Carmel Lodge is chosen by so many visitors who return to us time after time. A pet-friendly hotel in one of the pet-friendliest towns around, we welcome your extended family. Carmel Lodge is ADA accessible and includes accessible parking, accessible entrance to the lobby as well as accessible paths.  Mobility accessible guest rooms include closed caption televisions, bathtubs, bathroom grab bars.  Service animals are always welcome!

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Photo of Carmel Oaks Inn and Suites

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If you’re looking for a conference center hotel near Carmel Beach for a reunion or another type of special event, our Clarion® Collection is a great place for group travel.

Amenities include:

  • Free WiFi
  • Free breakfast
  • Free weekday newspaper
  • Sundeck
  • Copy, print and fax machines

Guest rooms offer:

  • Refrigerator
  • Premium bedding
  • Work desk (select rooms)
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Coffee maker

Our convenient location makes it easy to visit other attractions like Pebble Beach, Cannery Row and:

  • Presidio of Monterey
  • Carmel Mission Basilica
  • Point Lobos State Reserve
  • Carmel Valley
  • Pacific Grove

Get together at our hotel near Carmel Beach. You can also earn free nights and gifts cards when you join our Choice Privileges® Rewards program.

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Photo of Carmel Resort Inn
Carpenter St & 1st Avenue Carmel-by-the-Sea CA 93921 United States Work Phone: 831-293-8390

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The rolling hills and beautiful vineyards of Carmel Valley make it one of the most sought after destinations in the country. It is hard to deny the beauty of the landscape and the effect it can have on any travel or vacation you are seeking. It is with this backdrop that the Carmel Resort Inn can be a perfect place for what you’re looking for in a luxurious lodging experience. Are you looking for a vacation in a beautiful landscape filled with verdure, comfortable & luxurious lodging? Or are you searching for a romantic getaway in order to indulge in a new or developed romance? Or would you desire an Inn near the Beach, Point Lobos State Reserve & Scenic Bigsur?

Carmel Resort Inn is located  2 km  to Carmel Mission, while Sunset Center is a 15-minute walk

from the property.  Historic downtown Carmel, which features an array of boutique shops, restaurants, and one-of-a-kind art galleries, is only a short walk away or short bicycle ride. A ten-minute drive will take visitors to excursions and entertainment such as Monterey Bay Aquarium, Cannery Row, and Fisherman’s Wharf.

Our Inn features a number of additional amenities:

  • A Barbeque Area
  • Free HBO on 32″ Flat Screen HDTV
  • Complimentary WiFi
  • Fireplaces
  • Private cottages
  • In Room Massage (Subject to Availability)

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Dog-Friendly Hotel

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Photo of Carmel Wayfarer Inn
Mission St & 4th Ave Carmel-By-The-Sea CA 93921 United States Work Phone: 831-624-2711

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This quaint inn is located in the village of Carmel, within walking distance to many points of interest, and offers cozy accommodations, friendly service, and many thoughtful amenities and services.

Guests at the Carmel Wayfarer Inn can start the morning with a delicious continental breakfast. The fireplace and private garden courtyard are quiet places to relax.

The Wayfarer also ideally places guests only steps away from area attractions. Ocean Avenue, filled with shops, art galleries, and restaurants is only 3 blocks away. The area’s beautiful beaches are also in close proximity.

 

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Junipero between 7th &, 8th Ave Carmel-By-The-Sea CA 93921 United States Work Phone: 831-625-2585

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Intimate Getaway in the Heart of Carmel

Constructed in 1980, the Carriage House Inn has consistently received the prestigious AAA 4-Diamond rating. Tucked into a quiet side street, the Carriage House Inn is just one block south of Ocean Avenue, the hub of this quaint yet elegant village. Guestrooms boast feather beds, fireplaces, flat screen TVs and luxury linens, with most including jetted tubs and vaulted ceilings. Recent renovations to some guestrooms enhanced the luxurious accommodations with large 2-person jetted tubs in a soothing, elegant décor. Stay with us at the Carriage House Inn and enjoy the charming cottages, luxury shopping and premier restaurants while strolling through Carmel-by-the-Sea.

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Monte Verde St & Ocean Ave Carmel-By-The-Sea CA 93921 United States Work Phone: 831-624-2429

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his laid-back B&B is a 3-minute walk from the Golden Bough Playhouse and a 5-minute walk from the beach. 

The warm rooms feature flat-screen TVs and private bathrooms with designer toiletries, as well as free Wi-Fi and decanters of sherry. They also include minifridges and coffeemakers.

Continental breakfast is delivered to the rooms, and guests receive a free glass of local wine on arrival. There’s patio seating and on-site parking.

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Photo of Coachman’s Inn
San Carlos Street between 7th and 8th Avenue Carmel-By-The-Sea CA 93921 United States Work Phone: 831-624-6421

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The inn has 30 spacious, newly updated and comfortable guestrooms, a friendly, knowledgeable staff, and thoughtful amenities. Guests appreciate all these attributes, but perhaps most attractive of all is the location. Step out the front door and the charm of Carmel-by-the-Sea is in every direction. The white sand beach? A five-minute stroll. The Sunset Center, Monterey’s premier arts venue? One block away. Boutiques, restaurants, galleries and wine tasting rooms? You’re surrounded!

One of the newest locations to be added to the Four Sisters Inn Collection, the Coachman’s Inn resembles more of a small hotel than a bed-and-breakfast inn. Guests enjoy a complimentary signature breakfast buffet in our newly redesigned Coach room as well as afternoon wine and hors d’oeuvres. Guests also enjoy freshly baked cookies every afternoon.

This Four Sisters Inns combines the personal service of an inn with the modern conveniences of a hotel. It’s a perfect base from which to explore Carmel-by-the-Sea, and all of the Monterey Peninsula.

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Photo of Colonial Terrace
13th &, San Antonio Ave Carmel_By-The-Sea CA 93921 United States Work Phone: 831-345-8220 Work Phone: 800-345-8220

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Relax in an intimate retreat nestled within one of Carmel’s most exclusive residential neighborhoods, The Golden Rectangle. The Colonial Terrace sits just 72 steps away from the beach and a short walk to Carmel Village. Feel right at home in 26 coastal-inspired rooms and suites with ocean, garden, and courtyard views, some with balconies, fireplaces, kitchens, and whirlpool tubs. Enjoy free Wi-Fi, daily complimentary Continental breakfast, and thoughtful touches like homemade cookies in the lobby. Our inviting bed and breakfast hotel charms guests with outdoor gardens and well-manicured lawns steps from Carmel Village and the beach, bringing the best of Carmel-By-The-Sea right to your door.
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Ocean Ave & Torres St Carmel-by-the-Sea CA 93921 United States Work Phone: 831-622-7090

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Professional service, cozy accommodations, a delicious breakfast and a vibrant community along central California’s coastline await at our hotel near Pebble Beach.

Amenities include:

  • Free WiFi
  • Free hot breakfast
  • Free coffee
  • Free weekday newspaper
  • Beach access
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Photo of Cypress Inn
Lincoln St & 7 Ave Carmel-By-The-Sea CA 93921 United States Work Phone: 831-624-3871 Work Phone: 800-443-7443

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The beguiling seaside city of Carmel-by-the-Sea, California, is world-renowned for its small-village ambiance, its great shopping, world-class restaurants, and gorgeous white-sand beach and for being one of the most pet-friendly cities in the country.

Nestled in the heart of Carmel is the elegant Cypress Inn, which CNN Travel called a “legendary overnight oasis” and Sunset Magazine termed “Probably the most famous dog-friendly hotel in the country.”

Co-owned by legendary singer, actress and animal activist Doris Day and Dennis LeVett for more than 20 years, Cypress Inn masterfully blends Old World hospitality and service with modern comforts and amenities.

Cypress Inn has been Carmel’s most beloved boutique hotels since it opened in 1929. By combining Mediterranean grace and charm with warm hospitality and exemplary service, Cypress Inn has drawn everyone from kings, queens and Hollywood royalty to the everyday traveler, and especially all those who like to travel with their pets.

Cypress Inn has been a pioneer in pet-friendly accommodations, firmly believing that pets of all shapes, sizes and breeds are an integral part of the family and welcome to join their humans during their stay at the hotel.

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Photo of Edgemere Cottages
San Antonio Ave. 4 SE of 13th St. Carmel-by-the-Sea CA 93921 United States Work Phone: 831-624-4501

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Edgemere Cottages is a pet and family friendly Inn located in the quiet, residential area of Carmel-by-the-Sea.  We feature three charming, private cottages.  Piccadilly, Rosemont and Devon cottages each feature a wide variety of modern conveniences, yet each retains the charm and character of an earlier era.

Built in the early 1920’s, blending European-style architecture with the beauty of the natural surroundings.  Edgemere is located in a quiet neighborhood just one block from Carmel Beach and a few minutes from Carmel’s downtown shopping district, where wonderful art galleries, boutiques, wine tasting and dining possibilities abound.  Not to mention world-class golf is hardly a chip shot away in Pebble Beach with six legendary golf courses to choose from. 

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Photo of Esalen Institute
55000 Highway 1 Big Sur CA 93920 United States Work Phone: 831-667-3000

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Esalen’s twenty-seven acres include expansive ocean views, pristine nature, a rocky beach, and renowned geothermal hot springs. Accommodations, meals, meeting room, mineral baths and movement classes are included in conferences packages. Conferences must be scheduled one year in advance. Esalen is a place with a global reach. In the words of Thomas Wolfe about America, It is a place where miracles not only happen, but where they happen all the time.

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Photo of Folktale Winery
8940 Carmel Valley Rd Carmel CA 93923 United States Work Phone: 831-293 – 7500

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Folktale Winery & Vineyards was originally founded in 1982 by Bob and Patty Brower, as Chateau Julien Wine Estate. Inspired by their trips to the Bordeaux region of France, the winery was the realization of their dream to bring that experience of wine and hospitality to Carmel. In 1996, the winery property was expanded to the adjoining parcel. In addition to building a new estate residence and expanding the vineyard, a 10,000 sq. ft. barrel hall was constructed to house over 2000 wine barrels. In 2015, the property was acquired by local winemaker, Gregory Ahn, and renamed Folktale Winery & Vineyards. The name is inspired by the thrill of discovery, the joy of gathering, and the idea that every great bottle of wine holds a story.

We are committed to sustainable farming practices for all our wines. The 5-acre vineyard at the winery is 100% organically farmed. We recently installed new owl boxes and raptor perches around the property to naturally manage populations of pests, like ground squirrels and gophers. Our estate vineyards include over 300 acres in the Arroyo Seco AVA of Monterey County, just over the Santa Lucia Mountains to the east.

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Ocean Ave at Torres & Mt Carmel-by-the-Sea CA 93921 United States Work Phone: 831-624-7372

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FOREST LODGE … a Carmel bed and breakfast … is a perfect gathering place. Just steps away from the culturally rich village of Carmel, the newly eco-remodeled cottages of Carmel’s Forest Lodge lie in a serene garden setting. Perfect for groups and families. Our Carmel bed and breakfast is also pet-friendly, welcoming well-behaved dogs.

The village of Carmel-by-the-Sea delights travelers with a wealth of Carmel art galleries, restaurants and one-of-a-kind shops, plus the most spectacular beach in the world … Carmel Beach. The famed Sunset Center is within walking distance.

The majestic Big Sur is just a short drive south and the opulent Pebble Beach is located to the north of this Carmel Boutique Inn. Carmel’s Forest Lodge is an easy drive from the Monterey Peninsula Airport as well as a short drive to the Monterey Bay Aquarium, Steinbeck Center and the famed Cannery Row in Monterey, California.

Escape to your own private retreat at Carmel Forest Lodge while experiencing the beauty of Carmel-by-the-Sea.

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Home Phone: (831) 624-6562

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Grasing’s Restaurant has had the privilege to be part of Carmel and the Monterey Peninsula for more than 20 years and we are honored to be recognized by our community.

In March of 1998 Kurt opened the door to his namesake restaurant: Grasing’s. Kurt revamped Grasing’s in 2010 by constructing a new bar and lounge along with completing a restaurant make-over. The warm hues and contemporary décor in the restaurant and bar give Grasing’s an even more inviting atmosphere, giving it a new look with the same great food and first-rate service to which guests are accustomed. As a restaurant with an impressive contemporary menu, Grasing’s offers the finest coastal cuisine paired with a ‘Wine Spectator’ awarding winning wine list featuring the best California wines. For a true Carmel experience, enjoy dinner on the pet-friendly patio.

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Outdoor Pet-Friendly Area, Call to Reserve for Outdoors

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Photo of Hofsas House
Between 3rd & 4th Ave on San Carlos Street Carmel-by-the-Sea CA 93921 United States Work Phone: 831-624-2745

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The Hofsas House Hotel is a boutique family-owned inn with 38 uniquely decorated, spacious rooms, many with ocean views overlooking the pines in the village of Carmel-by-the-Sea.
Dutch doors appoint each room allowing our guests to enjoy the fresh ocean air. Our guests watch glorious sunsets over the Pacific Ocean from the privacy of the inn’s decks or rooms. Some rooms and most suites have fireplaces, private balconies, wet bars or kitchens.
The Hofsas House is located three blocks north of Ocean Avenue, eight blocks from the picturesque white sand Carmel beach and one block from a child-friendly City park. There is plenty of off-street parking and guests delight in walking everywhere in Carmel from the inn. Enjoy a continental breakfast in the morning with French Roast coffee, tea, fresh pastries delivered from a local bakery, juice, and fruit.

Other amenities include a heated swimming pool, dry saunas, view deck areas, and free wireless Internet access. Some rooms are dog-friendly. Casual elegance, personal service and traditional family hospitality are the trademarks of Hofsas House Hotel.

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Photo of Horizon Inn & Ocean View Lodge
Junipero St &, 3rd Ave Carmel-by-the-Sea CA 93921 United States Work Phone: 831-624-5327

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This bright downtown hotel is 2.8 miles from Pebble Beach and 5 miles from the Monterey Bay Aquarium. 

The main inn offers Craftsman-style rooms with flat-screen TVs and free Wi-Fi; suites add Jacuzzi tubs. The annex offers simple rooms with balconies, while the cozy lodge nearby offers suites with kitchens.

Free perks include parking and a continental breakfast basket delivered to the room daily. Amenities include an outdoor patio with a fireplace and hot tub, plus laundry facilities.

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4th &, San Carlos St Carmel-by-the-Sea CA 93921 United States Work Phone: 855-622-7635

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BOUTIQUE LUXURY IN THE HEART OF CARMEL-BY-THE-SEA

Formerly The Dolphin Inn, the beautifully transformed Hotel Carmel is located at 4th & San Carlos, just steps from renowned shops, galleries, and restaurants.

Completely refurbished, Hotel Carmel features traditional cottage-style architecture
with a modern seaside feel, newly renovated guest rooms, and a warm and inviting garden courtyard.

Freshly redesigned, Hotel Carmel boasts 30 spacious and inviting guest rooms and suites.

Big Sur modern meets Carmel-by-the-Sea cottage architecture throughout the property. Cozy up by the hearth in any one of 14 fireplace rooms, or circle up around the courtyard fire pit for wine and storytelling with your fellow Carmel-loving travelers.

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Photo of Hurricane Point
Highway 1 Big Sur CA 93920

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Hurricane Point is one of the highest points on Highway 1 in the Big Sur region. From this vista point you have clear views to the North, South and West. Because of this wide-open area, it is very windy, hence the name “Hurricane Point”. You can see the Bixby Creek Bridge to the north from this vantage point.

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Photo of Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park
63025 Hwy 1 Big Sur CA 93920 United States Work Phone: 831-667-2315 Website: https://www.parks.ca.gov/?page_id=578

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Big Sur has been experiencing a winter that has severely affected the destination which has resulted in multiple park and campground closures. Please check http://www.parks.ca.gov/ for the latest updates. The park stretches from the Big Sur coastline into nearby 3,000-ft. ridges. It features redwood, tan oak, madrone, chaparral, and an 80-foot waterfall.

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Photo of L’Auberge Carmel
Monte Verde St & 7th Ave Carmel-By-The-Sea CA 93921 United States Work Phone: 831-624-8578

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L’Auberge Carmel is a full-service Relais & Châteaux property located in the heart of Carmel-by-the-Sea just blocks from the famed Carmel Beach. Originally built in 1929, the historic hotel is known for its graceful architecture, personalized guest services, European-style and elegance.

  • 20 Newly Renovated, Luxurious Guest Rooms
  • Four Poster Canopied or Tufted Beds
  • Forbes Five Star Restaurant
  • Full Service
  • Aubergine’s Signature Breakfast Included
  • Valet Parking
  • Room Service
  • Radiant Floor Heating in All Bathrooms
  • Complimentary WiFi
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Photo of L’Auberge Carmel

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L’Auberge Carmel is a full-service Relais & Châteaux property located in the heart of Carmel-by-the-Sea just blocks from the famed Carmel Beach. Originally built in 1929, the historic hotel is known for its graceful architecture, personalized guest services, European-style and elegance.

  • 20 Newly Renovated, Luxurious Guest Rooms
  • Four Poster Canopied or Tufted Beds
  • Forbes Five Star Restaurant
  • Full Service
  • Aubergine’s Signature Breakfast Included
  • Valet Parking
  • Room Service
  • Radiant Floor Heating in All Bathrooms
  • Complimentary WiFi
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Photo of La Playa Carmel
Camino Real &, 8th Ave Carmel-by-the-Sea CA 93921 United States Work Phone: 831-293-6100 Work Phone: 800 582 8900

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Once a luxurious mansion built in 1905 by an artist as a gift to his wife, a member of the Ghirardelli family, for over 100 years La Playa Carmel has been known as the “Grande Dame of Carmel.” Newly restored, this 75-room historic hotel is located just steps from the sands of Carmel Beach and the renowned shops, galleries and restaurants of charming Carmel-by-the-Sea. The cornerstone of one of California’s most prestigious neighborhoods, this landmark Carmel Hotel features meticulously tended gardens, intimate patios, secluded courtyards and a tranquil terrace swimming pool.

Anchoring Carmel’s most prestigious residential neighborhood, La Playa Carmel features over 6,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor function space and is the premier hotel for meetings, retreats and social events in Carmel-by-the-Sea.

Experience a grand event in an intimate setting amidst lush gardens, soaring cypress trees and sounds of the Pacific. From executive retreats to events up to 200 attendees, La Playa Carmel offers an enchanting setting with state-of-the-art facilities, unparalleled cuisine and attentive service.

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Pet-Friendly Hotel

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S.E. Corner of Ocean Avenue & Camino Real Carmel-by-the-Sea CA 93921 United States Work Phone: 831-624-7372 Work Phone: 888-375-0770

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Carmel Lamp Lighter Inn is tucked into an ancient grove of trees and just steps to the famous Carmel Beach. The lush garden setting of this Carmel, Coastal Inn is enchanting. Hand-built birdhouses, vibrantly lighted fire pit and secluded gazebos are inspired sitting areas which delight visitors from all corners of the globe.  

This Carmel bed and breakfast is comprised of two charming cottages, four delightful guest rooms and the expansive Sunset House Suites. Carmel’s Lamp Lighter Inn has been serving as Carmel, California lodging for the traveling public since 1912 – attracting couples looking for romance, soul searchers and business travelers.  This Carmel hotel is also pet and family friendly.

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Pet-Friendly Hotel

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886 Cannery Row Monterey CA 93940 United States Work Phone: 831-648-4800

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Monterey Bay Aquarium is a nonprofit public aquarium in Monterey, California. Known for its regional focus on the marine habitats of Monterey Bay, it was the first to exhibit a living kelp forest when it opened in October 1984.

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San Carlos at 9th Ave Carmel-By-The-Sea CA 93921 United States Work Phone: 831-620-2048

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Sunset Cultural Center, Inc. (SCC) is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) that was formed in 2003 to manage the historic Sunset Community and Cultural Center. Built as a public school in 1926, Sunset Center now includes a state-of-the-art performing arts center with an intimate 718-seat theater, stunning gothic architecture and incredible acoustics. Aside from the 150+ theater events each season, we also administer a comprehensive outreach and arts education effort, curate two art galleries, as well as a variety of function space for lectures, meetings and weddings. Additionally, SCC oversees Carmel’s beautiful outdoor Forest Theater. Please visit our website for a full listing of events!

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290 Figueroa St Monterey CA 93940 United States Work Phone: 831-624-1700 Website: http://www.toursmonterey.com/

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Let our Historic Trolleys “Glory” and the “Mona Lisa” take you on an unforgettable journey wine tasting through Carmel Valley, California. Pinot Noirs, Chardonnays, Cabernets, Viogniers, Reds and Whites, Sweet or Dry, our guides offer an insider’s perspective to the family of well-known producers and an introduction to the lesser known gems that call Carmel Valley home. Come spend the day enjoying great food, great wine and great times.

We rendez-vous at the Wharf Market Place – 290 Figueroa St., Monterey CA (Map). Look for the Red Trolley or White Van in the front parking lot by the “Crushing It on the Wine Trolley” sign at 10:45 AM for the 11:00 AM tour. We’ll whisk you off for a day of beatiful vistas, great food and a ton of wine appreciation. At 3:30 we meet at the “Trolley Stop” to begin our return trip to the Wharf Market Place, arriving around 4:00 PM.

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