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Charming Carmel-by-the-Sea Home: Walk to Village... or Just Relax!

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Warm and cozy living room with seating for 5 or more

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Last updated: 05/03/2014
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  • Minimum stay:30 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Carmel By the Sea house description

Newly remodeled, our bright 3 bedrooms (queen/queen/twins)/ 2+ bathrooms single story home is located on a large corner lot. Decorated with style and quality furnishings, our house greets you with sunny freshness and openness, yet has a cozy feel for settling in on foggy days. A redwood fence encloses a lovely, private garden and patio for lounging and reading. The modern kitchen is adorned with custom, hand painted tiles done by a local Carmel artist. Hardwood floors, white cabinets, dishwasher, disposal, electric stove top, oven, refrigerator and microwave complete this fully stocked kitchen. All appliances are new. The dining room has hardwood floors and floor-to-ceiling windows looking out on a quaint back yard. The custom-built oak dining table has seating for eight. The dining room also includes a custom tiled bar. The comfortable living room begins with a large Carmel stone, gas-burning fireplace that opens into 2 rooms. The house is equipped with Wireless DSL Internet access.


House Layout and Floorplan: A large built-in bookcase in the living room is stocked with some great books. Perfect for relaxing morning, noon or night! The floor-to-ceiling glass doors look out to the patio and slide open for an airy feel. The newly remodeled family room is just off the living room and is freshly carpeted with love seat, chairs, Large flatscreen HDTV w/cable, DVD, and Foosball table. 2 futons are available for lounging or extra sleeping spots for small kids. The well appointed master bedroom has a lovely sleigh queen bed and views of the private patio. An interior door leads to a charming newly tiled bathroom with glass shower and sink and a separate 1/2 bath with toilet and sink. Down the hall is the 2nd bedroom with twin beds. At the end of the hallway is a large 3rd bedroom with a sleigh queen bed, lots of windows and an exterior door leading out to front patio. Between the bedrooms is a completely remodeled private bath with toilet, sink and shower. All the bedrooms have special linens.

Facilities: The house is radiant heated in most rooms with baseboard heating in others. Washer and dryer in large utility room off the kitchen. Wireless broadband DSL Internet access is Free. Plenty of off-street parking (3-4 cars) in driveway. Come visit our lovely home that is great for families and couples. Enjoy all that Carmel has to offer in a home with a long history of famous visitors and is still owned by the family who built it! Non-smoking house.

Property Type

  • 1 story
  • House
  • 2400 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Non Smoking Only

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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          • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

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          • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

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          • House is set up to sleep 6 adults. 2 very small children (under 3 yrs.) can sleep on futons on carpeted Family Room floor....moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

          • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower

            with sink...moreless

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

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          • Bathroom 2: toilet

            with sink...moreless

          • Recently remodeled and tiled throughout. New glassed shower in Master bath. See picture....moreless

          Other Amenities

              • Large Carmel stone fireplace open to 2 rooms, local phone, Large Flat Screen HDTV with Cable, Stereo, DVD, CD Player, Foosball Table, full kitchen, microwave, dishwasher, washer, dryer, ice maker, cooking utensils, linens provided, 2 small futon pads, beach towels, storage garage, gas BBQ, weekly gardener, loads of books, plenty of parking. The house is equipped with Wireless DSL Internet access, so bring your wireless laptop and lounge in the house or out in the relaxing gardens....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Music Library
              • DVD Player
              • Radio
              • CD Player
              • Foosball
              • Games
              • Games For Kids
              • Toys
              • Video Library

              Theme

              • Away From It All
              • Family

              Attractions

              • Recreation Center
              • Live Theater
              • Restaurants
              • Winery Tours
              • Museums
              • Library
              • Cinemas
              • Churches
              • Bay/Sound
              • Forests
              • Coin Laundry
              • Festivals
              • Marina
              • Playground
              • Synagogues
              • Health/Beauty Spa

              Leisure Activities

              • Walking
              • Antiquing
              • Horseback Riding
              • Scenic Drives
              • Whale Watching
              • Sight Seeing
              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Photography
              • Boating
              • Shelling
              • Shopping
              • Wildlife Viewing

              local services and businesses

              • Massage Therapist
              • Laundromat
              • Babysitter
              • Medical Services
              • ATM/Bank
              • Hospital
              • Groceries
              • Fitness Center

              Location Type

              • Beach
              • Village:

                Short walk to Carmel Village. Quiet residential area....moreless

              sports and adventure activities

              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Kayaking
              • Basketball Court
              • Sound/Bay Fishing
              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Hiking
              • Snorkeling
              • Surf Fishing
              • Pier Fishing
              • Equestrian Events
              • Surfing
              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
              • Fishing
              • Cycling
              • Sailing
              • Tennis
              • Swimming
              • Mountain Biking
              • Golf

              catering options

                  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

                  Dining

                  • Dining Room
                  • Dining Area
                  • Dining:

                    Area for dining outside on the patio...moreless

                  • Seating for 8 people

                  General

                  • Broadband Access
                  • Gas Fireplace:

                    Original Carmel stone fireplace warms living room and separate sitting room....moreless

                  • Parking Off Street:

                    Up to 4 cars...moreless

                  • Towels Provided:

                    Hotel quality. Professionally laundered....moreless

                  • Linens Provided:

                    Hotel quality. Professionally laundered....moreless

                  • Fireplace:

                    Original Carmel stone fireplace (gas) warms living room and separate sitting room....moreless

                  • Heating:

                    Radiant heat and wall heaters. Varies by room....moreless

                  • Living Room:

                    Ample seating....moreless

                  • Telephone:

                    (2) Local calls only....moreless

                  • Water Cooler
                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Laundry Soap
                  • Paper Towels
                  • Local Restaurant Guide
                  • Basic Soaps
                  • Toilet Paper
                  • Washing Machine
                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Parking
                  • Wireless Internet
                  • Internet
                  • Iron & Board
                  • Alarm Clock

                  Kitchen

                  • Kitchen:

                    Single oven, 4 burner glass cooktop, dishwasher, garbage disposal, microwave, toaster, coffee maker, Cuisinart food processor, Culligan filtered water...moreless

                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Pantry Items:

                    Spices supplied...moreless

                  • Refrigerator:

                    New with icemaker...moreless

                  • Coffee Maker:

                    Pod expresso machine. Bring own pods....moreless

                  • Toaster
                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Blender
                  • Ice Maker
                  • Stove
                  • Dishwasher
                  • Freezer
                  • Oven
                  • Microwave

                  Outside

                  • Beach Towels
                  • Outdoor Grill Gas
                  • Patio
                  • Lawn / Garden
                  • Barbecue
                  • Beach Chairs

                  Payment Type

                  • Visa
                  • Mastercard
                   

                  Reviews

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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Summer,Holiday&Events
                  May 1 - Oct 31, 2014
                  30 night min stay

                  $10,260
                  My Standard Rate
                  30 night min stay

                  $8,340
                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Cleaning fee $195
                  • Taxes Not included

                  Notes:

                  Maximum Guests: 6 adults and 2 infants.

                  Holiday & Events: AT&T Golf, Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas & New Years.

                  U.S. renters- Personal checks accepted. Or Visa/MC with a 2.5% processing fee.

                  International renters- Visa/MC accepted with a 2.5% processing fee (this is less than bank wire fees). NO BANK WIRES ACCEPTED.

                  NOTE: until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.

                  $500 Deposit secures reservation and acts as a Security Deposit that is refundable.

                  Total Rental amount due 4 weeks before arrival. 8 weeks for Holidays and Events.


                  This owner accepts: Credit cards.
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                  Calendar

                  Last updated: 05/03/2014
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                  21 Unavailable
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                  Location

                  14 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Monterey Peninsula Airport
                  1 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  US 1
                  1 Miles
                  Nearest Beach
                  Carmel Beach

                  Car: Recommended

                  Carmel-By-the-Sea on the world famous Monterey Peninsula (2.5 hours south of San Francisco; 5 hours north of Los Angeles). Located in a popular yet quiet neighborhood called Carmel Woods, our charming family home is within 7 blocks of the heart of Carmel's quaint shops, galleries and fine dining. Just an additional 6 blocks to Carmel's famous walking and swimming beach. Wonderful public tennis courts are just a short 2 blocks away. 17 golf courses, world-class shopping, beach walks, beach picnics, sunsets, Monterey Bay Aquarium, Cannery Row, 17 mile Drive, Pebble Beach, Big Sur, Pt. Lobos, historic Carmel Mission, Steinbeck Museum, Fisherman's Wharf, Diving and Snorkeling, Fishing, Wild Life viewing, Winery tours, Tennis, Horseback Riding, Swimming, Hiking, Biking, Kayaking and more! The house is located 1 block away from Robert Louis Stevenson elementary school with open playgrounds for youngsters.

                  Other Activities: wine tasting, beach walks, tidepools, state parks, world class aquarium

                   

                  Owner info

                  About the owner: This is our family home since 1950. Our family has been Carmel residents since in the 40's and we continue this tradition now with a 3rd generation.

                  Why the Owner Chose Carmel By the Sea:
                  There are many memories in this house. Our parents hosted many famous guests (artists, writers, celebrities, and politicians) here from the very early days of Carmel. You feel the warm and hospitable nature of the house the minute you step in. We have many repeat guests year after year because of how our house feels.

                  The Unique Benefits at this House:
                  Everyone loves the big windows that open onto a private courtyard and garden. Perfect for lounging, meals and kids.


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english

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                  Photos

                  • Warm and cozy living room with seating for 5 or more

                    Warm and cozy living room with seating for 5 or more

                  • Charming, private front patio

                    Charming, private front patio

                  • Beautiful Dining Room seats 8 with Garden View and Tiled Bar

                    Beautiful Dining Room seats 8 with Garden View and Tiled Bar

                  • Modern, well equiped kitchen for family meals. Artist tiles+dishwasher

                    Modern, well equiped kitchen for family meals. Artist tiles+dishwasher

                  • Cheerful 3rd bedroom with twin beds

                    Cheerful 3rd bedroom with twin beds

                  • Master Bath glassed shower, sink and toilet

                    Master Bath glassed shower, sink and toilet

                  • Night time view from patio

                    Night time view from patio

                  • Charming patio for lounging and eating

                    Charming patio for lounging and eating

                  • Cozy living room with garden view and stone fireplace with gas

                    Cozy living room with garden view and stone fireplace with gas

                  • Spacious Family Room with 47'flatscreen & foosball

                    Spacious Family Room with 47'flatscreen & foosball

                  • Colorful Master Bedroom with Queen bed and hotel quality linens

                    Colorful Master Bedroom with Queen bed and hotel quality linens

                  • 2nd Master Bedroom is colorful and opens to garden

                    2nd Master Bedroom is colorful and opens to garden

                  • Front of house with off street parking

                    Front of house with off street parking

                  VRBO #24437

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                  This listing was first published here in 2003.

                  Date last modified - Thursday, February 27, 2014

                  $8,340 - $10,260 per month (USD)
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                  3 Bedroom / 2.5 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 6

                  View calendar: Updated 05/03/14
                  Minimum stay: 30 nights
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