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Luxury Retreat in the Heart of Big Sur

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Last updated: 07/24/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Big Sur house description

Beautiful hand built home offers a perfect blend of luxury, privacy and the spirit of the Big Sur Coast. Features include stunning ocean and mountain views from every room, fully stocked gourmet kitchen, whirlpool tub for two, 1500 sqft of redwood deck, huge fireplace and all the peace and quiet one could want. Stand alone guesthouse may be rented for an additional $295.00 per night (see listing #3783826). It has its own kitchen, bath, private deck, CaKing bed. Great west of Hwy One location, just minutes from Post Ranch, Ventana and Pfieffer Beach. Private, gated paved road provides easy access for any vehicle. If you are looking for a romantic experience for two, or a small gathering for family and friends this is the perfect spot.
With respect to our neighborhood we are unable to have any events on this property. Please no weddings, parties or large family gatherings. Check in time is flexible but must be prior to 9 p.m.

Property Type

  • House
  • 2000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

          • Housekeeper Optional
          • Private Chef
          • Massage


          • Non Smoking Only
          • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

          • Bedroom 1: 1 king


          • Bedroom 2: 1 king


          • Two master suites, one with fireplace and two person whirlpool. Both have Calif. King beds and top of the line linens. Third bedroom is in stand alone guest house. Also has separate kitchen and private deck...moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, jetted tub


          • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower


          • Two large bathrooms in the main house, one with 2 person whirlpool tub. There is a third bathroom in the guesthouse...moreless

          Other Amenities

              • Smoking allowed on decks.


              • Television
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Radio
              • Stereo
              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Books
              • Music Library


              • Away From It All
              • Family
              • Romantic


              • Forests
              • Restaurants
              • Health/Beauty Spa

              Leisure Activities

              • Horseback Riding
              • Walking
              • Scenic Drives
              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Sight Seeing
              • Whale Watching
              • Shelling
              • Shopping
              • Wildlife Viewing
              • Eco Tourism

              local services and businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Groceries
              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services

              Location Type

              • Mountain
              • Near The Ocean
              • Rural
              • Mountain View

              sports and adventure activities

              • Golf Privileges Optional
              • Swimming
              • Hiking
              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Mountain Biking
              • Surfing

              catering options

                  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 6 people

                  forms of payment

                      • Accept Credit Card


                      • Ceiling Fans
                      • Firewood
                      • Laundry Soap
                      • Local Maps
                      • Paper Towels
                      • Local Restaurant Guide
                      • Basic Soaps
                      • Toilet Paper
                      • Wireless Internet
                      • Wood Stove
                      • Internet
                      • Towels Provided
                      • Washing Machine
                      • Clothes Dryer
                      • Fireplace
                      • Parking
                      • Parking Off Street
                      • Wood Fireplace
                      • Telephone
                      • Linens Provided

                      house cleaning

                          • Housekeeper Optional


                          • Dishes & Utensils:

                            Complete ...moreless

                          • Grill
                          • Toaster
                          • Catering Available
                          • Blender
                          • Coffee Grinder
                          • Stove
                          • Refrigerator
                          • Freezer
                          • Oven


                          • Outdoor Grill
                          • Wood Deck
                          • Gated Community
                          • Outdoor Grill Gas
                          • Lawn / Garden
                          • Barbecue
                          • Deck / Patio
                          • Walkway To Water

                          Payment Type

                          • Visa
                          • Mastercard

                          Pool / Spa

                          • Spa Whirlpool
                          • Jacuzzi
                          • Jetted Tub
                          • Whirlpool


                          Write a review 4.7
                          from 20 traveler reviews
                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          All Year
                          Apr 1 - Dec 31, 2014
                          2 night min stay
                          $4,000 $15,000
                          My Standard Rate
                          2 night min stay
                          $4,000 $14,000
                          * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                          Additional information about rental rates


                          • Cleaning fee $175 + tax
                          • Pet Fee $0
                          • Tax Rate 10.5%


                          Minimum rental is 2 nights. Cleaning fee of $175.00 applies. Pets are welcome.

                          Cancellation policy:

                          100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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                          Last updated: 07/24/2014
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                          2.7 Miles
                          Nearest Motorway
                          Hwy One
                          1 Miles
                          Nearest Beach
                          Pfeiffer Beach
                          2.7 Miles
                          Nearest Barpub
                          River Inn
                          2.7 Miles
                          Nearest Restaurant
                          River Inn

                          Car: Necessary


                          Owner info

                          Year Purchased: 2008

                          About the owner: I am a thirty year resident of Big Sur. I came here as a young woman and found my home in the magic and spectacular scenery of the Big Sur coast. It is my pleasure to share this unique experience.

                          Why the Owner Chose Big Sur:
                          I love Big Sur and have lived here for over thirty years. It is a unique and sometimes challenging place, offering a lifestyle that few experiance. I was presented with the opportunity to purchase this land and build a dream.

                          The Unique Benefits at this House:
                          This property offers a romantic getaway for 2, a cozy place for 4 or can be combined with the stand alone guest house for a family gathering (see listing #3783826).

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                          Speaks: english

                          Guestbook comments from the owner

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                          • Overview of house

                            Overview of house

                          • Main Deck

                            Main Deck

                          • Masterbath with fireplace and two person whirlpool

                            Masterbath with fireplace and two person whirlpool

                          • Fully stocked kitchen

                            Fully stocked kitchen

                          • Second master suite

                            Second master suite

                          • Second bath

                            Second bath

                          • Master Bed

                            Master Bed

                          • Masterbath


                          • View to the west

                            View to the west

                          • Master Suite-Calif. King Bed

                            Master Suite-Calif. King Bed

                          • Dining room looking to gourmet kitcchen

                            Dining room looking to gourmet kitcchen

                          • Living room with huge fireplace

                            Living room with huge fireplace

                          • lower deck

                            lower deck

                          • Master Bath

                            Master Bath

                          • window


                          VRBO #248579

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                          This listing was first published here in 2009.

                          Date last modified - Friday, June 27, 2014

                          $595 per night (USD)

                          2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 4

                          View calendar: Updated 07/24/14
                          Minimum stay: 2 nights
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