Ocean Avenue, Carmel

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  • Although it was never for poor people, the shops are more and more high end. There are more wine tasting sites than in the past.  more »
  • A stroll down Ocean Ave is always a treat, there are lots of cool art galleries, shops and restaurants. One of my favorite shops is the Coach Outlet where I found a great deal on a purse for my daught...  more »
  • Ocean Avenue is the main drag in Carmel by the Sea. It is the middle of downtown and has tons of quaint little shops and art galleries. There are also many wonderful restaurants from fine dining to co...  more »

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Where to stay in Carmel

Most accommodations in Carmel sit inland, around the historical center. Most of these line the town's two major streets--Ocean Avenue and San Carlos Street--where you can choose from a range of independent inns, whose decor and ambiance captures the artistic reputation that has long been associated with Carmel. You can expect complimentary breakfast at most options in this area, from which you can reach the town's iconic beach on foot.
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