Swim, Surf & Sunbathe at Carmel Beach in Carmel, CA
You'll be just a few minutes by car from one of the prettiest beaches in California when you stay at Monterey Bay Inn. Located in upscale Carmel-by-the Sea, CA, Carmel Beach is the perfect destination for a relaxing day in the sun. Enjoy everything from swimming and surfing to volleyball and beachcombing. Pack a picnic lunch and don't forget the wine or beer as alcohol is allowed. And take a walk along the Scenic Bluff Path that's located just above Carmel Beach. You'll be able to get back to the sand and surf via 8 entrances in the form of conveniently placed stairways.
Annual Sandcastle Contest
Can i bring my dog?
You are most definitely welcome to bring your dog to beautiful Carmel Beach in equally beautiful Carmel-by-the Sea, CA. While your four-legged friend is allowed to frolic among the waves off leash, there is one rule that must be followed. And that is they need to be under your voice control at all times.
What type of activities can I do?
What makes Carmel Beach so popular is the fact that there are a wide array of things to do. For starters, there’s swimming, sunbathing, and surfing. You’ll also be able to gather your friends for a game of volleyball. Other activities include picnicking and taking a stroll along the Scenic Bluff Path.