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Classic Carmel Cottage Prime Downtown Location, Walk to Beach

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Last updated: 05/27/2014

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  • Minimum stay:30 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Carmel By the Sea house description

This is a wonderfully charming, classic Carmel cottage, with a 'wavy' wood-shingled roof, beautiful landscaping, and an outstanding location. We've taken great care to preserve the vintage feel of our home but have totally renovated the interior to create a comfortable and elegant retreat from a full day of sightseeing, shopping, beachgoing, or whatever you choose to do in and around this uniquely beautiful part of the world.

The interior is creamy and silvery to reflect the quality of Carmel's light; although we've given great attention to design and detail, there is a graciousness and comfort that are truly welcoming. With all the excellent restaurants around, there is the temptation to eat out at every opportunity; but, we have the unbeatable advantage of being diagonally across the street from well-known Bruno's Market, which allows for a quick run for anything from caviar and pate to steaks and barbecue.

There's a well-stocked wine/liquor shop across the street as well. The point is, you can walk to everything in Carmel-by-the-Sea from this home without having to drive to the supermarket for supplies.

It's also a short walk to our beach, which is unparalleled in its beauty: magnificent cypress trees give way to the clean, white sand of the exquisitely intricate shoreline. There are paths for long oceanside walks dotted with many vantage points for just sitting serenely and planning the rest of your stay in beautiful Carmel.

We have created a private sanctuary in our patio/garden, fenced-in, quiet and kept just the right temperature and ambience in the evenings with a heat lamp and comfortable, classic, cushioned furniture for dining and relaxing.

Our furnishings are those we have chosen with care for ourselves. This is not a rental with plastic furniture and overdone beach motifs; rather, this home is a tasteful reflection of the way we think our very particular guests want to live when they are on holiday and the way we wish to live when we are back in Carmel.

Keywords: Classic Carmel Cottage, Charming, Elegant Style, Character

Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental


              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Onsite Services

                  • Housekeeper Optional


                  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
                  • Non Smoking Only
                  • Not Suitable For Children:

                    NOT SUITABLE FOR CHILDREN UNDER THE AGE OF 18...moreless

                  • Pets Not Allowed

                  Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

                  Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

                  Other Amenities

                      • Very Private, Well-Furnished Patio with Heat Lamp; Brand New Marble Master Bath W/Glass-Enclosed Shower; Well-Appointed Closets; Furnished as a High-End Residence; Off-Street Parking for 2 Cars; Large Flat-Screen TV'S in Bedrooms and Den, Four-Poster Bed in Master...moreless


                      • CD Player
                      • DVD Player
                      • Satellite / Cable:

                        large flat screen HD TV in family room; flat screen TV in each bedroom...moreless


                      • Cinemas
                      • Live Theater
                      • Museums
                      • Restaurants

                      Leisure Activities

                      • Boating
                      • Horseback Riding
                      • Shelling
                      • Shopping
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Wildlife Viewing

                      Sports & Adventure Activities

                      • Cycling
                      • Fishing
                      • Golf
                      • Hiking
                      • Kayaking
                      • Sailing
                      • Surfing
                      • Swimming
                      • Tennis
                      • Wind-Surfing


                      • Dining Area
                      • Seating for 4 people


                      • Clothes Dryer
                      • Gas Fireplace
                      • Hair Dryer
                      • Linens Provided:

                        All bed linens freshly laundered and pressed...moreless

                      • Living Room
                      • Parking Off Street:

                        Room for three cars...moreless

                      • Telephone
                      • Towels Provided:

                        Indoor towels, not to be taken to beach...moreless

                      • Washing Machine
                      • Wireless Internet


                      • Ice Maker
                      • Kitchen:

                        Dishes, Service for 8; Abundance of Stemware and Glasses; Serving Pieces...moreless

                      • Microwave
                      • Oven:



                      • Deck / Patio:

                        With heater, fully furnished, including dining area...moreless

                      • Outdoor Grill

                      House Cleaning

                          • Housekeeper Optional


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                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          Dec 1 - Feb 28, 2015
                          30 night min stay

                          Mar 1 - May 29, 2015
                          30 night min stay

                          Sep 4 - Nov 30, 2015
                          30 night min stay


                          Additional information about rental rates


                          • Refundable Damage Deposit $1,500
                          • Cleaning $275
                          • Taxes Not included


                          No pets and sorry, no children under the age of 18.

                          Special events are priced individually upon request.

                          Extra cleaning required for stays beyond one week.

                          Security deposit may be raised with longer stays.

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                          Speaks: french


                          • Living Room w/gas fireplace

                            Living Room w/gas fireplace

                          • Dining Room

                            Dining Room

                          • Master BR

                            Master BR

                          • Master Bath

                            Master Bath

                          • Guest Bath

                            Guest Bath

                          • Kitchen from den

                            Kitchen from den

                          • Patio


                          • Living Room/Dining Room

                            Living Room/Dining Room

                          • Dining Room

                            Dining Room

                          • Master Bedroom

                            Master Bedroom

                          • Master Bath

                            Master Bath

                          • Guest BR

                            Guest BR

                          • Kitchen


                          • Den


                          VRBO #289145

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                          This listing was first published here in 2010.

                          Date last modified - Friday, October 10, 2014

                          $12,000 - $15,000 per month (USD)

                          2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 4

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                          Minimum stay: 30 nights
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                          Member since: 2010
                          Speaks: french
                          • Calendar last updated 05/27/2014
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                          Classic Carmel Cottage Prime Downtown Location, Walk to Beach

                          Carmel By the Sea #289145

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