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Carmel ValleyUnited States of America

Get away to relaxing Carmel Valley! Enjoy the wineries, cafés, and golf.

Discover the relaxing area of Carmel Valley—wineries, seaside views, and sights from Garland Ranch Regional Park to Galante Vineyards.

Top Hotels in Carmel Valley

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Bernardus Lodge & Spa
Bernardus Lodge & Spa
4.5 out of 5
415 W Carmel Valley Rd, Carmel Valley, CA
The price is $335 per night

This family-friendly Carmel Valley resort is located in the mountains, within 3 mi (5 km) of Garland Ranch Regional Park, Heller Estate Organic Vineyards and ...

4.8/5Exceptional! (355 reviews)

"I like the quiet, spead out atmosphere, the room layout, inside jacquizzi tub, and the help."…"

Reviewed on Jun 26, 2020

Bernardus Lodge & Spa
Blue Sky Lodge
Blue Sky Lodge
2 out of 5
10 Flight Rd, Carmel Valley, CA
The price is $113 per night

Situated in the mountains, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Bernardus Winery Tasting Room, Boekenoogen Winery Tasting Room, and Chock Rock Vineyard Tasting ...

3.7/5Good! (199 reviews)

"Small, romantic getaway hotel with a private terrace. Communal pool, hot-tub, and well stocked library were very appealing. Morning coffee definitely a plus. I would stay there again."…"

Reviewed on Feb 4, 2020

Blue Sky Lodge
Contenta Inn
Contenta Inn
2 out of 5
20 Via Contenta, Carmel Valley, CA
The price is $118 per night

Situated in a shopping district, this motel is within a 10-minute walk of Bernardus Winery Tasting Room, Boekenoogen Winery Tasting Room, and Chock Rock Vineyard ...

3.7/5Good! (105 reviews)

"Great location. Nothing fancy just a place to sleep."…"

Reviewed on Feb 17, 2020

Contenta Inn

Popular places to visit in Carmel Valley

Garland Ranch Regional Park
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Garland Ranch Regional Park

5/5(2 reviews)

Explore the great outdoors at Garland Ranch Regional Park, a lovely green space in Carmel Valley. Attend a sporting event or simply enjoy the seafood restaurants while you're in the area.

Monterey Bay Aquarium
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Monterey Bay Aquarium

4.5/5(1,731 reviews)

Perched on the edge of the Pacific Ocean, you’ll find a spectacular window into life both above and below the waves.

Carmel Beach
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Carmel Beach

4.5/5(1,826 reviews)

Spot birds or catch waves, then spread out a picnic by a campfire and enjoy the views at this picturesque beach.

Cannery Row
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Cannery Row

4.5/5(1,988 reviews)

Luxury, leisure and nature come together at this historic sardine-canning district, which is one of Monterey’s most acclaimed recreational areas.

Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park
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Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park

4.5/5(540 reviews)

Hike, camp or picnic among the redwood trees, waterfalls and dramatic coastal cliffs that have inspired artists, poets and writers for the past century. 

Pinnacles National Park
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Pinnacles National Park

4.5/5(31 reviews)

Monumental rock spires crowd around serene pools, talus caves and boulder-speckled hiking trails in this striking parkland and unique biosphere.

Top things to do in Carmel Valley

4 Hour Summer Whale Watch - Sightings Guaranteed
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4 Hour Summer Whale Watch - Sightings Guaranteed

$75
Per adult
96% of travellers recommend
Tastings at 400+ West Coast Wineries (Priority Wine Pass)
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Tastings at 400+ West Coast Wineries (Priority Wine Pass)

$40
Per adult
1-Hour Sea Car Tour
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1-Hour Sea Car Tour

$65
Per adult
96% of travellers recommend
2-Hour Sea Car Tour
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2-Hour Sea Car Tour

$120
Per adult
88% of travellers recommend
Scenic 17 Mile Drive Self-Guided Driving Tour
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Scenic 17 Mile Drive Self-Guided Driving Tour

$8
Per adult
76% of travellers recommend
Old Monterey Walking Food Tour
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Old Monterey Walking Food Tour

$105
Per adult

Reviews of Carmel Valley

4.7

Top Destination

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5/5 - Excellent

Sherie

Feb 18, 2020

Quiet and beautiful golf courses - wishing they were less costly

5/5 - Excellent

Ab

Feb 17, 2020

Joullian winery was the best!

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Oct 8, 2019

It is truly a magical place from the rolling hills to the intriguing little town of Carmel.

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Aug 29, 2019

Beautiful place

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Aug 27, 2019

Great food and wine in very pretty and relaxing surroundings.

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Aug 24, 2019

Amazing wine tasting rooms and restaurants. Businesses close a little early, but you can always drive back out the valley and go to Carmel Valley Ranch or Bernardus for late night dinner.

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