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A Carmel Oceanview Cottage - 'Papalina'

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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Once owned by a famous actor, director, and mayor, Papalina is a meticulously cared for Mediterranean home. Its ideal location is a prime asset - one block down a pedestrian pathway to the sands of Carmel Beach and 6 blocks to Carmel's wonderful shops, restaurants and art galleries!

A creamy exterior with flower boxes and tall arched windows is topped with a red tile roof. The interior is designed in casual elegance with colors of white, terracotta, soft lime and Tuscan yellow. Floors are hardwood and stone tile. With an ocean view, two fireplaces, many windows, a sunny and private brick patio, Papalina has comfort and style.

The bank of glass doors in the dining room open fully to bring the partially covered patio into the living area, providing even more room for entertaining or simply reading a great book!

As you enter Papalina’s carved front door, one enters an entry hall with guest closet. To the right is a three-room guest suite. The sitting room features two leather recliners, TV armoire, and a charming fireplace. The bedroom features a king bed, flanked by bedside reading lamps and a hand-painted chest. The three piece bath has toilet, sink and shower. Throughout there are many windows that let wonderful light into this guest suite. A door closes to the hallway and stairs to insure privacy.

Dark wood stairs lead to the upper, main level. One is greeted by the airiness of the 35 foot long living-dining room with skylight and walls of windows. The west wall is curved with tall arched windows for that spectacular sunset and ocean view. The east wall of glass doors, at the dining room area, opens up to the brick patio and garden. It is private, a rarity in Carmel by the Sea. The kitchen is on the south side while the hall to two bedrooms and full bath are on the north side.

The living room focus is an oceanview by day and a large gas fireplace for cool evenings by night. There is a TV-DVD armoire, leather sofa, seagrass chairs with ottomans and a beautiful marble-topped coffee table. Colorful originals and prints add to the beauty of the room. The dining table seats six. It is an especially nice area when the glass doors are open. The patio table with six chairs is a perfect spot for a quiet breakfast, lunch, dinner or reading hide-away.

Granite countertops and a stone floor in the functional kitchen add to the ambience of this Mediterranean home. White dishes are mixed with colorful extra dishes and serving pieces. Mexican pewter serving pieces are also included to make your table sparkle while dining! Equipped with a new gas cooktop and oven, cutlery, cookware, bakeware, utensils, vases, cloth place mats and napkins, you’ll just need to get to Bruno’s Market or Nielsen's, eight blocks away. They specialize in delicious prepared foods, great meats, deli and produce. Supermarkets are right off Highway One.

The back hall of the kitchen includes the laundry area with washer and dryer and a back door for easy service to the patio.

The master bedroom includes king bed, bedside reading lamps and table, large chest of drawers, TV, and French doors to the patio - a delightful place to welcome the morning!

The second bedroom features a queen bed facing the arched windows for oceanviews. A large desk enables this room to be used alternately as an office if your group is four people.

The bathroom has its own heating system, heat lamp, tub and shower, stone counter tops/floors and plenty of storage. This 2 bedrom/1 bath area can be closed off for privacy from the main living area.

'Papalina' means sunbonnet. We think it’s a happy name for a casual but lovely shelter. It is light and bright and easily maintained.

You will sleep well to the sound of the ocean, eat well with great restaurants, play and exercise with all the amenities Carmel offers... when you enjoy a special home here at Papalina!

Keywords: 3 bdrm/2 bath, fireplaces, ocean view, private patio, excellent location, 1 blk to beach

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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Suitability

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Fine linens provided, San Antonio 3 NE of 4th Street, 1 block to beach, 5 blocks to Carmel shops, 1 block to Pebble Beach Gate, Hairdryers, Bedside reading lamps, Double closets in bedrooms, Simplicity in interior design - used for guests only, Original works of art and fine prints, Private brick patio and garden, Driveway accommodates 2 cars....moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Ocean View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage:

    Driveway for 2 cars...moreless

  • Gas Fireplace
  • Linens Provided
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace:

    We prefer to light this by candlelight only!...moreless

Kitchen

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
 

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Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning Fee $250
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

No Smoking Allowed Inside the Property, Thank you.

$1000 to hold weekly reservation / $2000 to hold monthly reservation, Full payment due one month prior to arrival


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Owner info

Year Purchased: 2006

About the owner: We love being in Carmel and are involved in this unique village. It is easy for us to make recommendations for your particular interests, or for restaurants and activities for you to enjoy!

Why the Owner Chose Carmel By the Sea:
The owners of Papalina live close by. It is a guest house for their families and friends who visit them during the year. However, it is also available for rental.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
We chose this house as our 'Guest House' because of its great location and Mediterranean charm. As some guests say, 'It has great bones.' Indeed, our children and their families love staying here - and what is there not to love about such a beautiful and unique town ... with ocean views and activities for every member of the family. Our 8 grandchildren 10-18 can learn, golf, hike, search the tide pools and play on the beach for hours at a time!


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Photos

  • Welcome to Papalina!

    Welcome to Papalina!

  • Living Room with View to Ocean

    Living Room with View to Ocean

  • Dining Room with 3 Doors that Open Fully

    Dining Room with 3 Doors that Open Fully

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • Kitchen to Laundry Area and Patio Door

    Kitchen to Laundry Area and Patio Door

  • Bathroom/Tub with Shower

    Bathroom/Tub with Shower

  • Upstairs Queen Bedroom

    Upstairs Queen Bedroom

  • Lower Level Suite, King Bedroom

    Lower Level Suite, King Bedroom

  • Private Patio with Gas Grill

    Private Patio with Gas Grill

  • Starfish and Sea Anenome in Tidepools on Carmel Beach

    Starfish and Sea Anenome in Tidepools on Carmel Beach

  • Vineyards in Carmel Valley

    Vineyards in Carmel Valley

  • Back Home after a Carmel Area Day! Then Head to the Beach for the Sunset

    Back Home after a Carmel Area Day! Then Head to the Beach for the Sunset

  • Welcome to Papalina!

    Welcome to Papalina!

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Papalina - Ocean View from Living Room

    Papalina - Ocean View from Living Room

  • Papalina Kitchen

    Papalina Kitchen

  • Master Bedroom with Flat Screen Television

    Master Bedroom with Flat Screen Television

  • Queen Bedroom has a Large Desk

    Queen Bedroom has a Large Desk

  • Sitting/TV Room, Entry  Level Suite also has  Shower/Bathroom and King Bedrm

    Sitting/TV Room, Entry Level Suite also has Shower/Bathroom and King Bedrm

  • Entry Level Bathroom with Shower, Commode, Sink

    Entry Level Bathroom with Shower, Commode, Sink

  • Rainbow over The Carmel Mission - History, Art, Architecture and 3 Museums.

    Rainbow over The Carmel Mission - History, Art, Architecture and 3 Museums.

  • Hiking Trail in Garland Park, Carmel Valley

    Hiking Trail in Garland Park, Carmel Valley

  • Point Lobos, Just South of Carmel on Highway 1

    Point Lobos, Just South of Carmel on Highway 1

  • Carmel Sunset 2012

    Carmel Sunset 2012

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Minimum stay: 7 nights
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  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Owner
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within a few hours
  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 01/09/2015
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(303) 733-9095 (Colorado, USA)

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Carmel By the Sea #92814

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