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Clean, light-filled studio apartment and hideaway with private entrance, lots of windows, separate restroom with shower, and continental kitchen with two burners, microwave, toaster oven some pots and pans, cutlery, sink and refrigerator, plus cool patio. Located on backside of main house. The access is private and funky as it requires walking through a narrow walkway with stepping stones.
The bed is a pillow top queen bed, and can be packed away in a cabinet for more space if needed.
The area is very safe and clean, five mins walk to the beach, which is at the end of the street. There are plenty of boutique coffee shops, restaurants (Brewery/sports bar, Italian, Chinese, Mexican, and Basque), grocery and a liquor store with 2 to 5 minutes walk. There is also a post office around the corner and places for massage. The street also connects with a main street where there are bus route stops to San Luis Obispo and Arroyo Grande. There is an outlet mall, featuring Polo, Levi, nike, Guess, Coach and many others 10 mins by car. San Luis Obispo is 12 mins north, Moro Bay is about 35 mins north, and Hearst Castle about an hour north.
There is also a kayak rental store within 5 mins walking distance, and several surf shops nearby.
Rates are based on 2 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay
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This is an animal friendly place but no animals are allowed in studio (sorry). Also, NO SMOKING!. There is parking on the street (no charge). Sheets, blankets, towels, soap and shampoo are provided. There is also free wireless internet and some cable channels.
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About the owner: I returned to the beaches of California from the Mountains of Arizona, and found paradise in what is truly one of the last of the crown jewel beach ares on the Central California Coast. Still raw and uncommercialized compared to most other beach towns.
Why the Owner Chose Shell Beach: It was a fixer upper and so I fixed 'er up the way I wanted to live..very warm and personal!
The Unique Benefits at this Studio: Minutes walk to the beach and to boutique coffee shops, restaurants, grocery store, liquor store and kayak shop!