Out among working ranches, ageless oaks, and rolling hills, Hidden Valley Inn is nestled in the sunny Santa Lucia Mountains just minutes from Carmel-by-the-Sea and conveniently located within walking distance of the quaint Carmel Valley Village, offering wine tasting, fabulous al fresco dining, antique shopping and art galleries. Come experience the Carmel Valley Wine Trail, G-16 East. Two of Monterey Countys most prestigious appellations, Carmel Valley and the Santa Lucia Highlands are showcased in the Carmel Valley Village Tasting Rooms. For the nature lover, there is nearby Garland Ranch Regional Park with trails ascending from the willow-lined banks of the Carmel River for hiking, biking, and horseback riding. Hike to the crest of the Santa Lucias and enjoy a vista to the sea.