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THE HOUSE: The price listed is for 1 room that can sleep 2 people. We can rent it out up to 4 bedrooms with 2 and 1/2 bathrooms in this brand new two-storied house built in 2012 with 3150 sq. ft, which has all a new and big house should have: clean, bright, fresh, spacious and well designed to suit the comfort of modern life. In addition, the house is equipped with water filtering system that makes the water pure, soft and safe. You can rent all the rooms available or two rooms with your own bath or single room with shared bath at flexible rate. Guest Access 1) Bedrooms with own or shared bathroom: you get spacious and super quiet rooms, each with a clean and comfort queen/full size bed with high quality linens, and a private bathroom. All towels, shampoo, body wash and toiletry are provided in the bathroom. A cable TV with Dish net work for you to use and WiFi for internet access, a desk and chair.The bedroom is ideal for single or couple, but is also good for small or big families. Kid(s) who share a bed with parents will not be charged. The house holds from one up to 8 quests. If you have more people, please just contact us. It is likely we can accommodate more people with a little extra charges.
2) Breakfast: Please ask us for homemade special breakfast.
3) Laundry and Kitchen:Usually we let guests who stay here for over two nights use laundry for one time. But there is a limited use of the kitchen stove and oven. You can use our toaster and microwave. PLEASE ASK BEFORE USING ANY FACILITIES!
4) Free aquarium passes: when you book two nights with us, you will get two free Monterey Aquarium passes, a value of $80!! (First come, first served). You will enter as members without waiting in lines and you will also get 15% discount when you shop in the aquarium. Please contact us for availability.
5) Free parking on the street, drive way and even in our garage when needed.
6) Please no smoke and no drug in the house.
The neighborhood The house is surrounded by mountains and farmland on all sides and there is a big park right in the front. The house is sitting in an extremely quiet,friendly and safe neighborhood.
Getting Around Our house is economically located in a place where you can come and enjoy all that Monterey Bay has to offer from Santa Cruz to Big Sur. The Monterey Bay Aquarium, historic Cannery Row, Fishman’s Wharf, whale watching, wine tasting in Carmel Valley, fishing, hiking, cycling，kayaking or walk along one of the many beaches are with 20 miles. Our house is located in a convenient place where you find supermarkets, shopping centers and bus stops close by within walking distance. Monterey Salinas Transit Center, Steinbeck Center, and railway station is about 4 miles away, which is accessible by taking buses. Freeway 101 is 4 minutes away and it is an ideal place to stop to or from Los Angeles. Gilroy Outlet Malls are 30 minutes drive on North 101 and Hearst Castle is about 2 hours and half down on South 101. Five miles from the house is Highway 68 whereby you can reach Toro Park (6 miles), Laguna Seca Race Track (14 miles), and Monterey City (20 miles). Hwy 1 and Marina Beach is 13 miles on the West. We are in a very quiet and safe neighborhood. Right in front of the house is a big grass covered park with playgrounds, basketball, baseball and soccer sports fields. The weather here is beautiful year round, and usually a few degrees warmer and less foggy than immediately on the coast.
Bedroom 1 and 2 are upstairs and each equipped with a queen size bed with memory foam, desk, chair and TV set. Bedroom 3 and 4 are on the first floor. Bedroom 4 is smaller and it has a full size bed. ...moreless
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Nobel Prize winner of literature, John Steinbeck was born in Salinas and his museum, Steinbeck Center is 4 miles away.
Year Purchased: 2012
About the owner: I am a professional wife while my husband is a professor teaching Chinese at a local college. We both love people and love to interact with people of all cultures from all over the world.
Why the Owner Chose Salinas: The house is located in the very edge of the city toward north and east where you have clear view of the mountains and fresh air. In front of the house is a big park with sports and play grounds. The neighborhood is quiet, peaceful and beautiful. People are friendly to each other. In addition, the house is brand new. New people, new environment and new community. All these make us feel that everyday, the sun is new and everyday is a new beginning of life. We feel this way and hope our guest can come and share it with us. They can then carry this freshness with them even if they come to stay us for one day.
The Unique Benefits at this Bed And Breakfast: The house is brand new, big and modern designed to suit better living. Bath water heating is equipped with a timer which means you got hot water instantly when you turn on the water. Also, we installed a water filtering system that provide us with clean and safe water. In front of the house is a big park covered with green grass all year round.There are sports fields and play grounds in the park. Strawberry fields on the side and back of the house stretch all the way toward mountains in the distance.Nowhere else can get such a generosity of space, fresh air and natural views.