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Historic Estate - Available for Family Retreats and Corporate Team Building

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Last updated: 08/27/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Nestled in the hills of scenic Carmel Valley, lies the historic Holman Ranch. Built in 1928 as one of the first resorts of the area, Holman Ranch has been completely restored over the past 3 1/2 years. Complete with vineyards and horses, Holman Ranch is a true working ranch.

Our property is very unique and set up like a guest ranch. The 10 bedrooms are contained in 3 buildings built in 1940s and recently remodeled in 2009. 8 of the rooms are designed as hotel rooms with a separate entrance and en-suite bathroom. There is also a 2 bedroom, 2 bath house on the property complete with a kitchen and living room. Catering can be arranged for and there are plenty of restaurants in nearby Carmel Valley Village.

Enjoy peace and quiet, while surrounded by modern amenities. Sip margaritas by the pool while you bask in the Carmel Valley sun. Revive your sense of adventure with a private trail ride through our vineyards or a skeet shooting adventure. Have movie night in our game room or challenge family and friends to a friendly game of billiards, darts or horseshoes. We specialize in special events like weddings, corporate retreats, teambuilding and family reunions. We are happy to customize a package to meet your specific needs.

Like many early CA estates, the rustic and natural beauty is accentuated by a grand estate on the hillside. Holman Ranch is a rustically elegant oasis complete with all the modern amenities one would expect from a private estate rental.

We are a 400 acre ranch that has been recently restored and offers all the high end amenities that your guests would expect. We have cable television, wireless internet, phones with voicemail, full housekeeping, continental plus breakfast served every morning, swimming pool and fitness center.

The 10 guest rooms were restored in 2009 and 2012 and are part of the original guest ranch addition in the 1940s. Celebrities like Charlie Chaplin, Clark Gable and Joan Crawford stayed in them back in their heyday. We do have an ADA accessible room as well, should it be needed. In addition, the house also has a handsome Game Room, high-tech Conference Room, stately Great Room, horseshoe pit, bocce ball court and many other amenities.

In addition to our lodging, we also offer special event packages for your wedding, corporate event or any celebration. We look forward to hosting you soon. At Holman Ranch, the past is always present.

Holman Ranch is also proud to be one of Carmel Valley's premier bottlers of Estate Grown Wines and Olive Oil. Located at the northern most end of the Carmel Valley Appellation, our ranch resides approximately 12 miles inland from the Pacific Coast. Our wine varietals are unfined and unfiltered to protect the true varietal of the grape from harvest to bottle. We grow on approximately 19 acres of undulating terrain. Our 'Tuscan' Olive Trees produce a savory oil, with a hint of spice which is perfect for dipping, on salads or in any of your favorite recipes. Wine and Olive Oil Tastings are available 7 days a week. Please visit our website or call for more details.


Keywords: House, estate, ranch, hacienda, retreat, wedding, guest house, bunkhouse, cabin, mansion, casita, bungalow, winery

Why VRBO

Property Type

  • Estate
  • 6000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Catering Available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    Non-refundable pet cleaning fee...moreless

  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 10 Bedrooms, Sleeps 38, Beds for 38

Bathrooms: 11 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Trail Rides, vineyard and olive grove tours, horse boarding facilities, olive oil tasting, estate wine tasting, hiking, skeet shooting, archery...moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room:

    Complete with pool table, dart board, jukebox, bar, television and DVD player...moreless

  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable:

    11 televisions total...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    Surrounded by the Santa Lucia Mountains, vineyards and gardens....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Paragliding
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Each guest room is equipped with its own controls and A/C unit...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    (2) Coin operated....moreless

  • Computer Available:

    Computer available in lobby. Free WiFi access throughout rooms....moreless

  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Free Long Distance
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    radiant floor and forced air...moreless

  • Internet:

    free Wi-Fi...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    ample parking availability...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Plenty of parking for overnight guests and to host a private event....moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    No electricity or septic available, but day parking allowed....moreless

  • Telephone:

    (8) Each room has a phone with its own extension and voicemail....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    (2) Coin operated....moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Available throughout property for no additional charge....moreless

  • Wood Fireplace:

    (3)...moreless

Kitchen

  • Catering Available:

    Can be arranged for additional fee....moreless

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Full family kitchen available. Commercial prep kitchen space available to host private events....moreless

  • Microwave

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool:

    During the school holidays, pool is shared by Holman Ranch Stables camp attendees. Arrangements can be made to make pool private during your stay....moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

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My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$3,500 $3,750
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Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Breakfast Service per diem $300 + tax
  • Pet Fee $250
  • Housekeeping per diem $300 + tax
  • Tax Rate 10.5%

Notes:

Site fee will apply for events being held in historic hacienda and grounds during stay. Pets possibly allowed with additional cleaning and nightly fee.


Cancellation policy:

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.


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Last updated: 08/27/2015
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Location

Wine Tasting, Land Rover driving experience, skeet shooting, Monterey Bay Aquarium, multiple golf courses nearby, Olive Oil Tasting

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2006

About the owner: My name is Hunter. My parents purchased this property and I run the special events department at this historic, newly restored Hacienda. We hope you'll come visit us soon!

Why the Owner Chose Carmel Valley:
For anyone who has visited Carmel Valley, they know why one would buy a vacation rental in this area. The weather is phenomenal, almost always sunny and 10-15 degrees warmer than our coastal cousins. We rarely get the fog in Carmel Valley, making it the perfect retreat for those that still want to enjoy the amenities of the Monterey Peninsula and lounge in the sun at the same time.

The Unique Benefits at this Estate:
We are an historic 392 acre ranch. We have horses, cattle, vineyards and olive orchards. Although we keep our agricultural traditions alive, we have fully restored this 1928 Hacienda back to its original grandeur. Now guests can enjoy a trip back in time, complete with all the modern amenities.


Contact us

Speaks: english, spanish

Links to more information:

 

Photos

  • Holman Ranch aerial view

    Holman Ranch aerial view

  • Guest Rooms

    Guest Rooms

  • Guest Rooms sample

    Guest Rooms sample

  • Fitness center

    Fitness center

  • Kitchen in 2 bedroom house

    Kitchen in 2 bedroom house

  • Game Room and bar with a pool table, dart board, sound system and 51' plasma tv

    Game Room and bar with a pool table, dart board, sound system and 51' plasma tv

  • Arbor with vegetable garden, bocce ball and horseshoe pit, perfect for a picnic

    Arbor with vegetable garden, bocce ball and horseshoe pit, perfect for a picnic

  • Views from the Stone Terrace of olive trees, vineyards and mountains

    Views from the Stone Terrace of olive trees, vineyards and mountains

  • Private Hacienda Chapel

    Private Hacienda Chapel

  • Great Room

    Great Room

  • Swimming pool

    Swimming pool

  • Guest Room Suites

    Guest Room Suites

  • Guest Rooms, ADA accessible

    Guest Rooms, ADA accessible

  • Rooms 9 and 10 in 2 bedroom house.

    Rooms 9 and 10 in 2 bedroom house.

  • Beautiful location for your wedding, corporate or special event

    Beautiful location for your wedding, corporate or special event

  • Carriage House- rustic & romantic spot for dancing, dinner or a big screen movie

    Carriage House- rustic & romantic spot for dancing, dinner or a big screen movie

  • Inner Courtyard: shady spot for an afternoon lunch or dessert and coffee

    Inner Courtyard: shady spot for an afternoon lunch or dessert and coffee

  • Rose Patio- ideal location for cocktail parties, dinners and socializing

    Rose Patio- ideal location for cocktail parties, dinners and socializing

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  • Bedrooms
    10
  • Bathrooms
    11
  • Property type
    Estate
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Member since: 2010
Speaks: english, spanish
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  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 08/27/2015
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