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Quiet Cape Cod-Style 1-Story, 5 Min Walk to Beautiful Beaches

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Last updated: 07/29/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1-29 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Cape Cod Beach Cottage at Dana Point/Monarch Beach
Amazing Southern California coastal location, steps away from Salt Creek/Strands Beach with soft sands, great surfing and breathtaking views of the Headlands! This beach is home to the St Regis Resort and the Ritz Carlton, Laguna Niguel. Neighboring art-lovers paradise Laguna Beach is a few miles north along scenic Pacific Coast Highway. Around the point to the south you will find a yacht marina and the home of the Ocean Institute. A few miles south is the quaint village of San Clemente!
You will stroll the beaches and enjoy the local surfers, the dolphins and seals, and tide pools. Awaiting you are endless outdoor water activities as well as tennis, golf, world-class shopping, art and culinary delights of every kind. Golf awaits right next door at St. Regis Monarch Beach Links public course and the nine-hole Aliso Creek. Or enjoy tennis and basketball just steps away from your door!
If you want to relax at a full-treatment spa, the five-star St. Regis, the Ritz Carlton and Montage are minutes away.
Bike riding, kayaking and paddle boarding, and surfing are popular pastimes. Hiking, an excursion to Catalina Island, or simply taking in some rays on the beach with the locals will give you that California feeling! Return home to your relaxing and quiet cottage. BBQ or dine out at one of the many casual or formal dining offerings in the area.
This newly remodeled, luxurious cottage, located in a gated community, offers a quiet retreat in a one-story end unit with two bedrooms, two travertine-tiled bathrooms, brand new furnishings with a California King in the Master Suite and two twin beds in the second bedroom. A brick porch and patio with white Adirondack chairs, a brand new Weber BBQ, and a grassy side yard with gardens welcome you to relaxation and entertainment. The spacious living room has beautiful, comfortable nautical furnishing in tasteful designer colors. The kitchen is fully equipped with stainless steel appliances including a brand new refrigerator and dishwasher, microwave oven and easy clean cook top. Granite counters and coffered ceilings add luxury to the kitchen and bathroom. A lovely wicker dining set in the bay window nook grace this well-lighted cottage. Warm yourself by the romantic brick fireplace as you watch a favorite movie on the flat screen TV. The cottage offers cable and wireless connections. There is a two car garage, driveway and a brand new washer and dryer. New linens, towels, a kitchen with all the amenities such as toaster, blender, pans, dishes, flat wear, glassware make this a home away from home! A wonderful Southern California coastal experience awaits you!


Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1300 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional


  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Renter must be 21 or over...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Children of all ages welcome!...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Bedroom 2

    Two twin beds with new linens, dresser, flat screen TV...moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king


  • Master Suite includes Brand New Posturepedic California King with all new linens and Full dresser and Flat screen TV...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Travertine bathroom with new pedestal sink and toilet...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower


  • Master has travertine tiled shower, granite counters, extra closet and dresser, mirrored closet doors, coffered ceiling...moreless


  • Books:

    Several books about the ocean Several popular novels...moreless

  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Cable connected and wireless internet...moreless

  • Television:

    Three TV's with cable...moreless


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


  • Churches
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Oceanfront:

    One Block from Salt Creek/Strands Beach...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining:

    Beautiful wicker upholstered chairs, round table in bay window nook, light and bright ...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people


  • Heating:

    Central heat...moreless

  • Internet:

    Wireless internet connection and code...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    All linens are brand new luxury linens...moreless

  • Living Room:

    Designer living room with beach décor, large comfortable sofa, oversized chair, pitched ceiling, TV...moreless

  • Parking:

    Two car garage plus driveway and street parking...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Brand new towels provided...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Brand new washing machine...moreless


  • Coffee Maker:

    Coffee Maker...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Lovely Crate and Barrel dishes and flatware All new...moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Brand new stainless Bosch dishwasher Quiet...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    bright kitchen, granite counters, stainless appliances, fully furnished with small appliances...moreless

  • Microwave:

    Built in stainless carousel microwave...moreless

  • Oven:

    Stainless single oven...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    A few staples to get you started Excellent grocery store a five minute drive...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Brand new stainless side by side with exterior water and ice features...moreless

  • Stove:

    Easy to clean smooth top...moreless

  • Toaster:

    Good for toast, waffles, bagels...moreless


  • Deck / Patio:

    Private brick patio...moreless

  • Golf:

    5 minutes drive to St. Regis Resort LINKS 18 hole public course...moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional


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Apr 1 - Sep 30, 2015
29 night min stay

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  • Cleaning fee (no refund) $250
  • Taxes Not included

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Last updated: 07/29/2015
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20 Miles
Nearest Airport
Orange County - John Wayne
3 Miles
Nearest Golf
St. Regis Resort Links Public Golf
8 Miles
Nearest Train
San Clemente Amtrak
0.1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Pacific Coast Highway
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Raya at The Ritz Carlton
0.1 Miles
Nearest Beach
Salt Creek/Strands

Car: Necessary

Picturesque cliffs, sandy beaches, and marine life all offer a premier California coastal haven to enjoy your favorite outdoor activities such as sailing, walking, hiking, golf, tennis, surfing and relaxing.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2010

Why the Owner Chose Monarch Beach:
We fell in love with this charming Cape Cod style development and its amazing location, a five-minute walk from one of the most beautiful beaches in Southern California with proximity to the best that this spectacular coastal region has to offer!

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
A beautiful, quiet getaway with comfortable Adirondack chairs, a canvas umbrella, a icy drink is a favorite pleasure, while lots of water activities, art, restaurants, biking, hiking, golfing and all around relaxing are just minutes away!

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