Built in 1889, the Pine Inn was the first inn in Carmel-by-the-Sea. Tastefully updated over the years, the Pine Inn holds timeless memories for guests who have visited the area for generations. A delightful combination of elegance, charm, and serenity, the Pine Inn is nestled in the heart of the village of Carmel and is surrounded by quaint shops, unique art galleries and wonderful hidden courtyards. A stroll four blocks down Ocean Avenue will take you to Carmel's irresistible white sandy beach and breathtaking views of Pebble Beach and Point Lobos. The lobby of the Pine Inn reflects its exceptional style with finely appointed antiques. Enjoy a peaceful moment in its unhurried elegance of luxury and charm during your stay at the Pine Inn. During your stay, experience Il Fornaio, the Pine Inn's Italian restaurant, bar, and bakery. Enjoy the authentic Italian cuisine and atmosphere for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Il Fornaio is also available for wedding receptions and parties.