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Oceanfront, Stunning Retreat- Monthly Rental. Otters, Surfers, and Whales!

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Last updated: 03/24/2015
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  • Minimum stay:30 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Cambria house description

People often say 'This is my favorite house in Cambria!'

Crashing waves, warm sunny patios overlooking the ocean and a private courtyard with outdoor fireplace make this a 'dream house' come true!

Casa Suena was built in 2000, inspired by the old Julia Morgan-designed homes in San Simeon, which were built in the 1920s for a few key Hearst Castle employees .

Casa Suena is 2400 sq ft, covering three lots in a traditional Spanish style, built around an interior courtyard which includes an outdoor fireplace and fountain. The master suite is at one end of the house, with a large walk-in closet. Two more bedrooms are at the other end, sharing the second bathroom. A powder room is adjacent to the kitchen. There are three showers; an extra large one in the master bathroom, a shower/tub in the second bathroom, and a hot water shower outside, perfect for washing off sand and salt water after a beach adventure.

One bedroom is equipped with a large screen TV with Netflix, cable, and other online offerings. (wifi). Toys include legos, blocks, books and games, a dollhouse, and stuffed animals...plenty for kids of all ages.

The kitchen is large with lots of dishes and utensils and good quality stainless steel pots and pans. It opens to the courtyard for BBQs and evening wine and s-mores while gathered around the outdoor fireplace. (firewood included)

The living room has a wood fireplace as well, and opens up to a dining room which has a better view than any restaurant in Cambria. (It is a joy to cook in the kitchen at Casa Suena with fresh local food from Cambria's fabulous Farmer's Market!)

The courtyard is completely enclosed, with a passage into the small fenced side yard, which makes it ideal for a well behaved dog.

The neighborhood is friendly and quiet; surrounded by open space and within walking distance of the Fiscalini Ranch preserve which has hiking and biking trails for all levels of fitness. Lots of wildlife, too: deer, pelicans, sea otters (and surfers) in the cove, dolphins and whales (and kayaks) spotted a little further out. Just a few steps lead you to the tide pools, where you can explore the small sea life for hours.

Casa Suena is a perfect retreat for you to settle into, or as a wonderful place to come home to after a day of exploring the Central Coast's beaches, wineries, and culture.



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Property Type

  • House
  • 2400 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    We welcome well behaved, house-trained, flea treated pets, and provide secure areas outdoors. All pets we have hosted so far have been fabulous; clean, well behaved, and non destructive, which, of course, speaks very well of their human companions! ...moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    master suite with ocean views, walk in closet and bathroom...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 double

    comfy double sofa sleeper with large TV and ocean view ...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 king

    windows open into the sunny courtyard...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • : outdoor shower

    Great for rinsing off sand with hot water (Kids' favorite!)...moreless

  • Bathroom 3

    powder room off of the kitchen and laundry area...moreless

  • Bathroom 1

    two sinks, very large shower with two shower heads...moreless

  • Bathroom 2

    two sinks, combination tub/shower...moreless

Entertainment

  • Music Library:

    Extensive Rock and Classical music library, system will also play music from your phone or portable device....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Cable TV, plus wifi, including Netflix streaming...moreless

  • Stereo:

    I pod docking station, CD player, radio, and turntable...moreless

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Festivals
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Horseback Riding
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Oceanfront
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    indoor and outdoor; both use wood which is provided....moreless

  • Garage:

    two car garage...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    wifi...moreless

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

    landline with free calls throughout USA...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Nespresso machine, drip coffee maker, and Italian stovetop "moka" pot. ...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    A good 'cook's kitchen' with quality utensils...if there is something in particular you need we can probably find it for you! Let us know before your arrival....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    Viking range ...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Some basics will get you started....moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove:

    Viking range...moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Bicycles:

    You can also rent bikes and they will be delivered to your doorstep!...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Oceanfront patio with table for dining near the house, and two more patios with seating on the edge of the bluff....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    The house has a sheltered courtyard garden, and native/ocean loving, drought tolerant plants in back and front....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    charcoal...moreless

  • Tennis:

    There are tennis courts at the local High School. ...moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    two surfboards (one is a beginner's board!), two boogie boards, wet suits and a skimboard....moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    There is a pool at the park which is open during the summer months....moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

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30 night min stay

$8,000

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

We have included our cleaning fee into our monthly rate to make it easy for our guests to quickly calculate the total cost of the rental...no added taxes or fees.

$1,000 deposit to reserve at time of booking. Entire month's rent due one month prior to arrival. Personal check, money order, or cashier's check mailed the old fashioned way. The $1,000 deposit will be held as a security deposit for the duration of the stay.


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Location

Cambria is nestled in a pine forest at the south end of the Big Sur Coast. Our area offers so much! The ocean, the forest, Hearst Castle...a short drive over the hills takes you into the acclaimed Paso Robles wine country, small western flavored towns and more excellent restaurants. Down the coast you will find more small beach communities- each with a distinct personality. About 30 minutes away is San Luis Obispo, home to a beautiful mission surrounded by a vibrant city, and California Polytecnic State University.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2000

About the owner: We live in San Luis Obispo, and love Cambria and Casa Suena. Our other love is Italy, and we travel there as much as possible, sometimes for work, sometimes just for fun! Our children are mostly grown and they enjoyed an adventurous childhood in Casa Suena.

Why the Owner Chose Cambria:
We never take for granted the natural beauty of this particular spot on the California coast, with the coastal pine trees and rugged coastline Cambria is such an eclectic community with wonderful restaurants and hidden gems- which we will gladly share with you!

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Casa Suena has warmth and personality. It was lovingly built to reflect the homes of the 1920s- in quality and materials: plaster, ceramic tiles, hardwood floors and copper gutters. The vintage decor is colorful and a bit whimsical. The oceanfront patios provide many places to relax and enjoy the experience of living right on the bluff...stunning views, crashing waves, salt spray. This particular oceanfront location is sheltered from the wind, making it so pleasant to sit outside and read, watch the surfers, enjoy morning coffee, a leisurely lunch or a glass of wine... lots of oceanfront properties in Cambria are unfortunately windy. The neighborhood is friendly and people love to go for walks! If you want to mingle with others, just head out the gate from the courtyard and join the morning parade of friendly people getting some exercise. If you are looking for privacy, however, you can relax in the courtyard and the oceanfront back yard.


Contact us

Speaks: english, spanish, italian
 

Photos

  • Casa Suena from the street.

    Casa Suena from the street.

  • 'wine time' on the ocean side of the house

    'wine time' on the ocean side of the house

  • kitchen...showing hallway with pantry, powder room and laundry room

    kitchen...showing hallway with pantry, powder room and laundry room

  • The kitchen/living area is open so everyone can visit with the cooks!

    The kitchen/living area is open so everyone can visit with the cooks!

  • dining room with wonderful ocean views

    dining room with wonderful ocean views

  • master bedroom- queen bed

    master bedroom- queen bed

  • second bedroom/media room, showing sofa sleeper in couch position.

    second bedroom/media room, showing sofa sleeper in couch position.

  • third bedroom, king bed

    third bedroom, king bed

  • laundry/mud room, leading to garage.

    laundry/mud room, leading to garage.

  • courtyard again

    courtyard again

  • Enjoying the best that Cambria has to offer...

    Enjoying the best that Cambria has to offer...

  • Looking at Casa Suena from corner of yard (on the bluff with the yellow chairs)

    Looking at Casa Suena from corner of yard (on the bluff with the yellow chairs)

  • aerial view of Casa Suena

    aerial view of Casa Suena

  • kitchen with door leading to courtyard

    kitchen with door leading to courtyard

  • kitchen, again

    kitchen, again

  • living room

    living room

  • living room windows, open to the ocean breeze

    living room windows, open to the ocean breeze

  • master bath with large double shower.

    master bath with large double shower.

  • second bedroom/media room, showing double sofa sleeper open for s

    second bedroom/media room, showing double sofa sleeper open for s

  • Bathroom with tub/shower next to second and third bedrooms.

    Bathroom with tub/shower next to second and third bedrooms.

  • courtyard, showing front door and kitchen door.

    courtyard, showing front door and kitchen door.

  • courtyard...(belly dancer not included...but we know where to find her)

    courtyard...(belly dancer not included...but we know where to find her)

  • morning coffee and a newspaper....far corner of backyard perched on the bluff

    morning coffee and a newspaper....far corner of backyard perched on the bluff

  • a tide pool friend...

    a tide pool friend...

$8,000 per month (USD)
Minimum stay: 30 nights
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  • Sleeps
    6
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    2.5
  • Property type
    House
  • Reviews
    4
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Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, spanish, italian
  • Response time: Within 24 hours
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Calendar last updated: 03/24/2015
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