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This property allows you to book online with a credit card. After submitting a reservation request, the owner or manager has 24 hours to accept, at which time your card will be charged and you will receive an email confirmation

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Recent Monterey reviews

  • Comfortable and quiet place near Monterey Area.

    "Great place to stay---very easy to get to Monterey/Carmel and area. House is really clean, quiet and comfortable with some fun farm touches. Area feels rural, but is right off the freeway, so easy access. Would stay again if traveling to that area."
    Guest: A-L Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: September 4, 2014
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  • Our new favorite vacation spot!

    "This vacation spot has everything that you need! Beautiful house, views, clubhouse with plenty of fun things to do, and a perfect location! We were very comfortable and had everything that we needed at the house. The location is private with a private beach but, close enough to other locations such as Point Lobo, Monterey, and Capitola! We are already talking about our return!!"
    Guest: Fun-family Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: June 30, 2014
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  • Wonderful and Relaxing

    "There simply aren’t enough good things to say. The teenagers were so fully entertained, we scrapped most of the plans we had in favor of staying at the home, cooking our meals, and making s’mores around the fire pit in the evening. The panoramic view of the ocean in the living room allowed us to watch whales breaching while simply sitting on the couch! It was truly amazing. We will certainly be back!"
    Guest: CC Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: July 28, 2014
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  • Perfect combination of nature, comfort and design

    "My husband and I recently stayed at this guest house. We found Vicki and Robert to be the perfect hosts: welcoming, well organized and experienced. Everything you could want or need is here; we wished we could stay longer. From the hot tub you can view the stars at night and the fire pit adds ambiance to the backyard in the evening. The scenery is beautiful and we found it a short comfortable drive to Carmel, which we enjoyed immensely. The house is designed beautifully with a great eye to the best use of space and style. We would stay again when in the area."
    Guest: June Date of Stay: September 2014 Review Submitted: October 1, 2014
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Monterey Travel Tips

Monterey Rentals for Some of California’s Most Famous Scenery

Situated in the central coast region of California is Monterey. Some 115 miles south of San Francisco, Monterey vacation rentals are the ideal places to start the 17-mile drive to Carmel. Pass along some beautiful scenery as the road winds along the coast with the sea on one side and the pine forests on the other. Stop along the rocky shoreline and watch the herds of sea lions at play in the Pacific. With its temperate climate, Monterey lodging choices are popular year-round. Visitors are attracted to Monterey rentals for its natural wonder and rich history.

Monterey Rentals Are Where Spanish Influence Meets Steinbeck’s Influence

With its Spanish influence, the Monterey Peninsula is exceptionally beautiful. Some visitors come to Monterey rentals purely to drive Highway 1 through the Big Sur area, known for its breathtaking beauty around each bend. For those staying in Monterey lodging options who like walking, try the Monterey Bay Coastal Trail. This linear park system follows the coastline for 18 miles.

Naturally, visitors to Monterey vacation rentals will be attracted to the shopping at famous Cannery Row, made famous by author John Steinbeck. Steinbeck fans will also be drawn to the National Center that bears his name to learn more about the man and the heritage of Salinas Valley.

Monterey Lodging Choices with Wineries and Antiques

Among the wealth of attractions for those staying in Monterey vacation rentals is San Simeon State Historical Monument, known as Hearst Castle, sitting high in the mountains with its 123 acres of grounds. Visitors to Monterey rentals spend hours viewing the priceless antiques and architectural wonders. No doubt those staying in Monterey lodging choices will also want to visit some of California’s famous wineries in this region.

Monterey Vacation Rentals by the “Danish Capital of America”

Monterey vacation rentals are convenient for the communities of Santa Maria, San Luis Obispo and Solvang. This area is the “Danish Capital of America” with its famed windmills, quaint homes and gas street lighting that once lit up Copenhagen. With so much enticement so close, visitors to Monterey rentals may be tempted to overlook what is on their doorstep. From the Monterey Bay Aquarium where you can watch the rescued sea otters to the historic "red tile walk" through downtown, staying in Monterey lodging options provides something for everyone.

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