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Top 10 Things To Do In Carmel

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Most Popular Booked Carmel Hotels

Vendange Carmel Inn & Suites $125
Vendange Carmel Inn & Suites

Vendange Carmel Inn & Suites

24815 Carpenter St, Carmel, CA
     
    5.0
    of 5, from 1 reviews
    2.5 out of 5.0 Stars

    Free self parking is available and the hotel's front desk is staffed around-the-clock. Guests will appreciate free perks like continental breakfast and WiFi in public areas. A garden is also provided.

    La Playa Carmel $349
    La Playa Carmel

    La Playa Carmel

    Camino Real at Eighth Ave., Carmel, CA
       
      4.7
      of 5, from 7 reviews
      4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

      This hotel features an outdoor pool and a bar/lounge. Traveling for business? Take advantage of the free WiFi in public areas, express check-out, and conference space. Guests will appreciate freebies like buffet breakfast and free self parking.

      Quail Lodge & Golf Club $180
      Quail Lodge & Golf Club

      Quail Lodge & Golf Club

      8205 VALLEY GREENS DRIVE, Carmel, CA
         
        4.6
        of 5, from 9 reviews
        4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

        A golf course, 2 restaurants, and an outdoor pool are all featured at this hotel. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 6 conference rooms, as well as the business center and free WiFi in public areas. Enjoy the fitness center and perks like free self parking.

        Carmel Valley Ranch $322
        Carmel Valley Ranch

        Carmel Valley Ranch

        One Old Ranch Road, Carmel, CA
           
          4.4
          of 5, from 8 reviews
          4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

          This smoke-free resort features a golf course, a full-service spa, and 2 restaurants. There's fun for all ages with a children's club and a children's pool, and supervised childcare is an added bonus. Enjoy the 3 outdoor pools and perks like free valet parking and free WiFi.

          Carmel Mission Inn & Fuse Lounge Café $159
          Carmel Mission Inn & Fuse Lounge Café

          Carmel Mission Inn & Fuse Lounge Café

          3665 Rio Rd, Carmel, CA
             
            4.3
            of 5, from 37 reviews
            3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

            This hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a bar/lounge. Enjoy the fitness center and perks like free self parking and free WiFi. There's a spa tub on site, and concierge services and free newspapers are also offered.

            Normandy Inn $169
            Normandy Inn

            Normandy Inn

            Ocean Ave., btwn Monte Verde St. & Casanova St., Carmel, CA
               
              4.3
              of 5, from 7 reviews
              2.5 out of 5.0 Stars

              An outdoor pool is featured at this hotel, along with free self parking. Guests will appreciate free perks like continental breakfast and WiFi in public areas. Luggage storage and a safe deposit box are also provided.

              Hotel Carmel $249
              Hotel Carmel

              Hotel Carmel

              Corner of 4th & San Carlos Street, Carmel, CA
                 
                4.0
                of 5, from 1 reviews
                3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                A bar/lounge and a 24-hour front desk are featured at this hotel, along with free self parking. Guests will appreciate free perks like continental breakfast and WiFi in public areas. A terrace, dry cleaning, and luggage storage are also on offer.

                Carmel Resort Inn $71
                Carmel Resort Inn

                Carmel Resort Inn

                Carpenter Street and Second Ave, Carmel, CA
                   
                  3.3
                  of 5, from 10 reviews
                  2.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                  This motel doesn't skimp on freebies - guests receive free WiFi and free self parking. A garden, a picnic area, and barbecue grills are also on offer.

                  Places To Go In Carmel

                  Welcome, traveler, to Carmel. Your journey has landed you here, and new adventures are calling your name. Now that you’ve arrived, you can stay in the safety and comfort of your hotel and watch the world spin past…or you can embrace this new place you’ve come to. Learn its streets. Meet its people. Learn its history. Your hand is already on the doorknob, isn’t it?

                  Things to Do in Carmel

                  You’ll not be wanting for things to do in Carmel. Explore the downtown area in search of museums and boutiques…or that next delicious meal. What tickles your fancy? A delectable five-course supper at the restaurant you’ve been hearing about? Or perhaps you’d rather read the paper while sipping hot coffee at one of the cafes scattered throughout town. Take in a show at the theatre, or just walk along down the main thoroughfare, watching people wander past.

                  Why spend hours ruminating over what to do in Carmel? Let the possibilities wash over you as you explore this new region. Move out on foot and get to know the area on a more personal level. Find that perfect souvenir at one of the smaller shops, or reinvent your entire artistic aesthetic at your new favorite gallery.

                  Is the wind whispering suggestions in your mind? Rent a car and take it out beyond city limits and into the wild blue yonder. Explore the smaller cities and towns past the border, and get to know the stories behind them. Visit a county fair and let childhood memories wash over you as cotton candy melts in your mouth. Sample hand-made jam at a stop on a forgotten highway, or let the hustle and bustle of modern life sweep you away as you lose yourself in the organized chaos of a modern metropolis. Your choices are endless—and so are the adventures to come.

                  When you book your journey with Travelocity, you’re never far from Carmel attractions. After all, the money you save when you plan a trip with us is best spent along the way. Whether it’s the roar of the city you crave, or the quiet solitude that comes with a simpler getaway, everything you need to get started is right here.