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Carmel Valley's Most Charming Spot - Vintage Oaks Cottage

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Last updated: 09/21/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Carmel Valley house description

Charming, unique, quiet and private, a real sanctuary. This charming rustic yet elegant authentic post adobe home is located on 1 1/3 acres of gorgeous oak and sycamore trees, beside a seasonal creek right in the heart of Carmel Valley Village. The cottage is 800 sf, private (VERY private) home on a very large and secluded property, NOT a guesthouse on someone's property. One bedroom with queen bed, full kitchen, living room, gorgeous bathroom all done in Mexican tile, and a large den.

Many artistic touches grace this home, from unique handmade lighting (the owner is a lighting designer) to antiques, to western memorabilia. A well-mannered dog is welcome (at no extra charge!). You will feel miles away, yet Carmel Valley Village is a 2 minute drive (or 20 minute lovely wooded walk) away!

This lovely post adobe home is completely furnished and turn-key for your stay. Everything is provided, from furnishings, linens, kitchen ware. Enjoy the book and movie library. Lush expansive grounds are perfect for relaxation or get-togethers with friends.

This is a walkers/hikers dream where its warm and sunny with a country setting away from the coastal fog. Walk a mile down our country road to the best swimming hole on the Carmel River, and 1 ½ mile to the best dining and wine tasting of Carmel Valley Village.

Just 20 minutes to Carmel and Carmel Beach, Monterey, Pebble Beach, Pacific Grove, Big Sur, Laguna Seca, Quail Lodge, horse back riding, world class wine tasting, world glass golf, Monterey Jazz festival, Monetery Bay Aquarium are all minutes away - oh, so much to do and see, and for such a small price!

Available for vacation rental or short or long term rental.

You will LOVE it here and want to stay forever, everyone does!

Keywords: House

Property Type

  • House
  • 800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Pets Considered:

            Dog is welcome with approval - no cats please...moreless

          • Not Suitable For Children
          • Non Smoking Only

          Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3, Beds for 2-3

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          • Bathroom 1

            ...moreless

          • Beautiful Mexican tile mural in bathroom

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Cooking Utensils:

            Everything provided, many upscale cooking pots and pans and serving dishes, etc....moreless

          • Kitchen:

            FULL kitchen...moreless

          • Dining Area Seats:

            4...moreless

          • Coffee Maker
          • Dishes & Utensils
          • Microwave
          • Oven
          • Pantry Items
          • Refrigerator
          • Stove
          • Toaster
          • Seating for 4 people

          Amenities

          • Hair Dryer
          • Iron & Board
          • Linens Provided
          • Living Room
          • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
          • Towels Provided
          • Washing Machine

          Entertainment

          • Video Library:

            we have a DVD and VCR player, and a library of mostly VCRs...moreless

          • Books
          • CD Player
          • DVD Player
          • Satellite / Cable
          • Television
          • VCR

          Communications

          • Wireless Internet:

            enjoying surfing the web on your laptop in the garden!...moreless

          • Free Long Distance:

            FREE national long distance...moreless

          • Telephone

          Outdoor Features

          • Deck / Patio:

            Large, and beautiful, next to seasonal creek...moreless

          • Outdoor Grill:

            classic weber charcoal grill...moreless

          Theme

          • Adventure
          • Away From It All
          • Historic
          • Romantic
          • Sports & Activities
          • Tourist Attractions

          Location & View

              • Mountain View

              Activities

              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Surfing
              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Sailing
              • Mountain Biking
              • Kayaking
              • Hiking
              • Golf
              • Fishing
              • Cycling
              • Fitness Center
              • Wildlife Viewing
              • Sight Seeing
              • Shopping
              • Shelling
              • Horseback Riding
              • Boating
              • Antiquing
              • Theme Parks
              • Restaurants
              • Museums
              • Live Theater
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
               

              Reviews

              Write a review 4.9
              from 70 traveler reviews
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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              Low Season
              Oct 1 - May 21, 2015
              2 night min stay
              $175
              $1,050 $2,600
              High Season
              May 22 - Sep 30, 2015
              2 night min stay
              $185
              $1,150 $3,000
              * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees:

              • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
              • Cleaning $50
              • Tax Rate 10.5%

              Notes:

              Discount for stays longer than three nights - please inquire!

              $400 deposit required for stays longer than two weeks

              Cleaning fee is $75 for stays longer than two weeks

              Concourse week 2015 - August 16-22 (7 nights) - $1,900

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              Calendar

              Last updated: 09/21/2014
              Check availability
              23 Available
              21 Unavailable
              22 Today
              23 Selected dates
               

              Location

              World-Class Winetasting

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2001

              About the owner: We moved to gorgeous Carmel Valley from San Francisco right after we were married in 2000. We lived in our home until 2008, enjoying riding our horses, playing and singing in the local restaurants (we are musicians and artists), and making life-long friends. In 2008 we moved to Los Angeles, but did not want to lose our magical home. Renting it out for vacation rentals allows us to visit from time to time, never often enough. We know you will enjoy it as much as we do, everyone does! Pamela and Bruce Forman

              Why the Owner Chose Carmel Valley:
              We fell in love with the classic Carmel Valley post adobe 'early California' styling of this home. The adobe bricks were handmade right here in Carmel Valley in the 1950s. But what we love most is the large piece of land our cottage sits on. So many areas to enjoy the beautiful outdoors. Coming from 'the city' it is a little slice of heaven . . .

              The Unique Benefits at this House:
              It's so peaceful and private here - the view from every window is gorgeous - trees, gardens, hills. Wonderful walks right outside the door, up the canyon to the Kahn Ranch extension of Garland Park, down the canyon to the glorious river. The town of Carmel Valley Village is the friendliest place on earth, and the safest - people still don't lock their doors here! Have a drink at the Running Iron up the road, you could be sitting next to a celebrity, or a local cowboy (yes, they still exist, and we have 'em here) Be sure to take a walk at night, I've never seen more stars ANYWHERE.


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              Speaks: english

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              • Welcome to Vintage Oaks Cottage

                Welcome to Vintage Oaks Cottage

              • Cool in the summer, cozy in the winter

                Cool in the summer, cozy in the winter

              • Stunning mexican tile in the bathroom

                Stunning mexican tile in the bathroom

              • many enchanting spots to sip your coffee

                many enchanting spots to sip your coffee

              • Leafy Views From the Bedroom

                Leafy Views From the Bedroom

              • Private Views from Every Room

                Private Views from Every Room

              • Cocktails anyone?

                Cocktails anyone?

              • Carmel Valley style = rustic elegance

                Carmel Valley style = rustic elegance

              • Classic Carmel Valley Post Adobe Home

                Classic Carmel Valley Post Adobe Home

              • CHARMING vintage kitchen - everything you need!

                CHARMING vintage kitchen - everything you need!

              • Watch a Movie in the Den, Or Use the Wireless Internet

                Watch a Movie in the Den, Or Use the Wireless Internet

              • You Will LOVE It Here - Everyone Does!!

                You Will LOVE It Here - Everyone Does!!

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              This listing was first published here in 2009.

              Date last modified - Sunday, September 21, 2014

              $175 - $185 per night (USD)
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              1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
              Sleeps 3

              View calendar: Updated 09/21/14
              Minimum stay: 2 nights
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