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
Recent Monterey reviews
"You will love your visit to the Little Jewel Box. The owner has taken great care in the design and maintenance of this property. Expect great communication and be prepared to treat this home like the treasure it is with no shoes inside. I hope other renters will continue to use care when they visit so The Little Jewel Box is in as lovely condition the next time I visit! I will definitely stay here again. The space heater in the little guest bedroom was handy and served to add just the right amount of white noise for my little one to sleep. While the home is small it is also well designed and well appointed so I had no space issues whatsoever for storing my things or moving around the home comfortably."Guest: Carrie D. Date of Stay: February 2014 Review Submitted: February 20, 2014View listing
"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, 2014View listing
"What an amazing house to stay at! We, a family of 5, rented the house with our friends, a family of 4, and had plenty of space for all 9 of us! And our two dogs! Much to our excitement there were 2 horses in a field behind the house...my kids loved waking up and checking on the horses. We hope to rent this house again next summer."Guest: Shelby M. Date of Stay: April 2014 Review Submitted: April 22, 2014View listing
"We were there only a couple of nights due to availability but very glad we chose this property. Tastefully decorated, great location (corner condo). Awesome sunsets and it felt like it was our own private beach. Two car garage access was useful. The seclusion of being in Castroville was perfect for us not desiring super close proximity to shops etc. We played golf in Monterey during our stay - less than 30 min easy drive. Beautiful views, quiet place. Fantastic."Guest: SDT Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: September 2, 2014View listing
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.