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3593 Nobody's Perfect by the Sea ~ Spacious, Luxurious, Walk to Town & Beach

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Welcome to Nobody's-Perfect-by-the-Sea! A Perfect Fairy Tale Carmel Cottage.

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

Property description

Welcome to “Nobody’s Perfect by the Sea”! Home sleeps up to 6 adults and 2 children age 12 or under.

Enjoy the best of all worlds in this wonderful recently remodeled cottage in the heart of the “Golden Rectangle”, just 5 blocks from the picturesque Carmel beach and walking distance from the engaging village of Carmel.

For a typical Carmel cottage, this home feels spacious, featuring 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms in about 1600sf, sleeping up to 8. The home has been recently renovated, retaining the old high ceilings, hardwood floors and charming diamond window panes while adding new lighting, carpeting, and a complete updating of the kitchen and bathrooms. The owners have taken great pride in this house and the attention to detail can be seen throughout.

Upon your arrival you will be greeted with complimentary hors d'oeuvres and wine or sparkling cider, passes to the renown Spa on the Plaza in downtown Monterey, tickets for a wine tasting at Scheid Vineyards’ tasting room in downtown Carmel-by-the-Sea and a basket of local information. An assigned concierge vacation house manager is available to assist you during your stay. We have also provided spa amenities in the bathrooms, spa robes and beach gear.

As you enter into the home, you are drawn to the beautifully decorated living room, with vaulted beamed ceilings and a wood-burning fireplace hand-crafted in Carmel stone by a local artisan.

This home is tastefully appointed with family heirloom antiques mixed with attractive contemporary pieces. The common areas have newly refinished hardwood floors, and there is new wall-to-wall wool carpeting in the bedrooms. The living room, dining room and kitchen have cathedral ceilings and lots of light.

The spacious kitchen is a chef’s dream with stunning granite counter tops, top-of-the-line stainless steel appliances and a gas Viking stove with griddle. Between the kitchen and the living room is a well-equipped bar area.

Three bedrooms are located on the main floor -- all spacious, beautifully decorated and outfitted with new luxury beds and linens.

The master bedroom has high beamed ceilings, skylights, a Carmel stone gas fireplace and French doors leading to a lovely patio. Enjoy your coffee outdoors as you bask in the morning sun. The king bed, fitted with luxury linens, looks out into the patio and garden area. The room invites you to relax with a good book or enjoy a movie on a 40” HDTV with Blu-ray player. Or, it could serve as your “home office.” A large desk, printer/scanner and Wi-Fi allow you to stay connected and get away guilt-free. The master bathroom has been completely remodeled with marble, limestone and mosaic tile accents and has 2 sinks, an air-jet Jacuzzi tub and spacious walk-in shower.

The other bedrooms are located off the main hallway and share a bathroom. The 2nd bedroom, equipped with a queen bed with luxury linen, has ample closet space. The 3rd bedroom has twin beds with luxury linens that can be converted into a king bed with a foam topper.

The hall bath has been completely renovated, incorporating blue glass tile into the pristine white tile and marble with an oversized walk-in shower.

A spacious deck off of the hallway invites you to relax and enjoy the moderate Carmel Mediterranean climate. A gas barbecue grill is provided for you to dine al fresco.

The 4th bedroom is located on the lower level of the home and has its own bathroom and walk-in shower. It has a high-end extra-long full-size bed and extra-long twin bed, and the décor is all about the beach! A 45” HD TV and DVD player round out the room, which is a perfect place for the kids to hang out.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

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  • The Master bathroom has been completely remodeled with marble, limestone and mosaic tile accents. It boasts two separate sinks with ample counter space, an air-jet Jacuzzi tub, spacious walk-in shower and plush spa bathrobes. The bathroom has been completely renovated, incorporating whimsical blue glass tile into the pristine white tile and marble with an over-sized walk-in shower. The fourth bedroom is located on the lower level of the home and has its own bathroom and walk-in shower....moreless

Other Amenities

  • The Monterey Peninsula is unique in its combination of breathtaking natural resources and a multiplicity of cultural and entertainment possibilities. You can find something for every possible taste. For nature lovers, there is the diversity of mountain and sea, for picnicking, surfing, fishing, horseback riding, hiking, beachcombing, bird-watching, kayaking, scuba diving, tidepooling, biking and more. If you want a man-made excitement, we have art galleries galore, excellent fine-art museums, local theater, outstanding restaurants, boutiques, a natural history and a children's museum, a world-class aquarium, and that's just for starters. History buffs will have a field day exploring the adobes of Monterey. There's so much to do that you cannot possibly do it all in one visit, which means you will have to come back!...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Horseback Riding
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Downtown

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Mountain Biking
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Surfing
  • Swimming

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Rental rates quoted in: $
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Monthly August
Aug 1 - Aug 31, 2015
30 night min stay

$12,000
Monthly Fall
Sep 1 - Oct 31, 2015
30 night min stay

$8,000
Monthly Winter
Nov 1 - Feb 29, 2016
30 night min stay

$7,000
Monthly Spring
Mar 1 - May 31, 2016
30 night min stay

$8,000
Monthly June
Jun 1 - Jun 30, 2016
30 night min stay

$8,500
Monthly July
Jul 1 - Jul 31, 2016
30 night min stay

$10,000

Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency ($) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the manager / advertiser.


Additional information about rental rates:

If you are booking for a last minute stay, ask our Reservationist if there is a Last Minute Special available.** **Last Minute Specials typically exclude holidays, special events and the summer season; specials cannot be combined; other exclusions may apply. Please call for details. ** Holidays & Special Events may have higher rates. ** Housekeeping, Processing and Property Protection fees and taxes are additional to the base rates. ** Guest stays of 30 days or more will also be responsible for utility charges (Electricity, Gas and Water), mid stay cleaning fees and a security deposit. ** Rates are subject to change and Owner approval. ** Total occupancy may affect rates: Rates may vary depending upon how many guests are occupying the home, including all infants and children. ** See more info at sanctuaryvacationrentals.com or call 831-373-7103.

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Location

The home is also located less than five minutes by car from the Carmel Mission, and only five minutes from the popular Crossroads and Barnyards shopping center complexes with many stores and restaurants to choose from. Golf: The Carmel/Monterey/Pebble Beach areas are replete with numerous world-class public golf courses available for your usage, all within a 15 minute drive from our home. In addition, several highly regarded private clubs are also located in the vicinity--Cypress Golf Club, Monterey Peninsula Country Club, The Preserve, Tehama Golf Club.

The Monterey Peninsula is unique in its combination of breathtaking natural resources and a multiplicity of cultural and entertainment possibilities. You can find something for every possible taste. For nature lovers, there is the diversity of mountain and sea, for picnicking, surfing, fishing, horseback riding, hiking, beachcombing, bird-watching, kayaking, scuba diving, tidepooling, biking and more. If you want a man-made excitement, we have art galleries galore, excellent fine-art museums, local theater, outstanding restaurants, boutiques, a natural history and a children's museum, a world-class aquarium, and that's just for starters. History buffs will have a field day exploring the adobes of Monterey. There's so much to do that you cannot possibly do it all in one visit, which means you will have to come back!

Amenities of the Resort/Surrounding Community

Golf, Tennis, Shopping, Sightseeing, Restaurants, Kayaking, Sailing, Boating, Shelling, Swimming, Snorkeling/Diving, Surfing, Windsurfing, Biking, Hiking, Fishing, Fitness Center/Gym, Health/Beauty Spa, Racquetball, Basketball Court, Antiquing, Cinemas/Movie Theaters, Live Theater, Museums, Horseshoes, Miniature golf, Horseback Riding.

 

Manager info

About: Sanctuary Vacation Rentals represents properties throughout Carmel, Pebble Beach, Pacific Grove, Carmel Highlands, and the Big Sur coastline. We combine fine resort accommodations and relaxed elegance with all the comforts of home. Our properties are places that nurture and inspire and are located in one of the most beautiful, energizing places in the world, featuring the spectacular scenery of the Monterey Peninsula and the central coast of California. From historic old Monterey, to the Victorian charm of Pacific Grove, and the artists colony of Carmel-by-the-Sea, and the breathtaking scenery of Big Sur, generations of people have been rejuvenated by the breaking waves and sandy beaches here. Our properties are designer furnished with relaxed elegance. Many homes feature the colors of the sea and take inspiration from the natural beauty of the surrounding areas. Throughout Sanctuary’s vacation rentals, you’ll find comfortable beds with luxury linens, welcome beverages and hors d’oeurvres, spa robes and amenities, local wine tasting and spa passes, and a personal concierge to assist you in every way. Our homes feature chef’s dream kitchens and everything you’ll need to entertain in style. And many of our properties are pet friendly. If you’re looking for a refreshing, relaxed stay in one of the most beautiful areas in the world– offering all the comforts of home, let Sanctuary Vacation Rentals help you discover your own sanctuary by the sea. Make your reservation today. Video - What Makes Sanctuary Special? http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LwHiiuT8mh4


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  • Welcome to Nobody's-Perfect-by-the-Sea! A Perfect Fairy Tale Carmel Cottage.

    Welcome to Nobody's-Perfect-by-the-Sea! A Perfect Fairy Tale Carmel Cottage.

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Dining Room Seats 6 to 8

    Dining Room Seats 6 to 8

  • Chef's Gourmet Kitchen

    Chef's Gourmet Kitchen

  • Wine and Appetizers Welcome You!

    Wine and Appetizers Welcome You!

  • Master has it's Own Private Patio too

    Master has it's Own Private Patio too

  • Private Patio Off the Master Bedroom

    Private Patio Off the Master Bedroom

  • Master Bath Looks Out to the Private Patio

    Master Bath Looks Out to the Private Patio

  • Guest Room can be 2 Twins or a King with a Foam Topper

    Guest Room can be 2 Twins or a King with a Foam Topper

  • Guest Bathroom on Main Level has a Glassed-In Shower Over a Tub

    Guest Bathroom on Main Level has a Glassed-In Shower Over a Tub

  • Guest Bedroom Downstairs has a Full and 2 Twin Beds

    Guest Bedroom Downstairs has a Full and 2 Twin Beds

  • Brand New Outdoor Kitchen Area with Gourmet BBQ.

    Brand New Outdoor Kitchen Area with Gourmet BBQ.

  • The Entrance to this Beautiful 4 Bedroom 3 Bath Carmel Cottage.

    The Entrance to this Beautiful 4 Bedroom 3 Bath Carmel Cottage.

  • Living Room with Vaulted Beamed Ceilings and a Fireplace.

    Living Room with Vaulted Beamed Ceilings and a Fireplace.

  • Dining Room Seats 6 to 8

    Dining Room Seats 6 to 8

  • Chef's Gourmet Kitchen Fully Equipped with Stainless High-End Appliances

    Chef's Gourmet Kitchen Fully Equipped with Stainless High-End Appliances

  • Master has a King Bed with Luxurious Linens

    Master has a King Bed with Luxurious Linens

  • Master Bedroom with Flat Screen HDTV & a Gas Fireplace.

    Master Bedroom with Flat Screen HDTV & a Gas Fireplace.

  • Master Bath - Spacious and Luxurious

    Master Bath - Spacious and Luxurious

  • This Guest Room has a Comfortable Queen Bed

    This Guest Room has a Comfortable Queen Bed

  • Guest Room can be 2 Twins or a King with a Foam Topper

    Guest Room can be 2 Twins or a King with a Foam Topper

  • The Downstairs Guest Bedroom

    The Downstairs Guest Bedroom

  • The Downstairs Bath has a Shower

    The Downstairs Bath has a Shower

  • Take a driving tour of the many Fairy Tale Cottages for which Carmel is famous.

    Take a driving tour of the many Fairy Tale Cottages for which Carmel is famous.

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
  • Calendar last updated 07/27/2015
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