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3096 Sanctuary by the Bay ~ Almost Oceanfront - Walk to Aquarium - Ocean View

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Welcome to "Sanctuary by the Bay"! Spacious, almost oceanfront home with ocean views. Sleeps up to 6 adults.

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Last updated: 12/05/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:2.5
  • Property type:Townhome
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Ask our Reservationists about purchasing 2-day Monterey Bay Aquarium tickets!

**For more details about specials for this home, see the Sanctuary Vacation Rentals website or call our office directly.

This unique 1,800 sf, 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath town home features panoramic ocean views and is located a few steps from one of the most beautiful coastal trails in California and is only a short 5-minute walk to the Monterey Bay Aquarium and Cannery Row. This 15 mile trail links the Monterey Bay Aquarium, Cannery Row, Fisherman's Wharf and Asilomar State Beach. Every twist and turn brings another incredible view of Monterey Bay, with its abundance of wildlife and natural scenery. One of the best-kept secrets is just 5 minutes away - the Pacific Grove Golf Links with its great prices and amazing views, including the lighthouse at Pt. Pinos.

Upon your arrival, you will be greeted with complimentary wine and cheese, passes from the renown Spa on the Plaza in downtown Monterey, tickets for a wine tasting at Scheid Vineyards’ tasting room in downtown Carmel-by-the-Sea, and a basket of local information. You will find a welcome book that tells you everything you need to know about the home and the local area. Everything has been designed with your comfort and enjoyment in mind including spa amenities, spa robes, French press for coffee, cappuccino maker, reading library, picnic baskets, beach chairs, coolers and umbrellas for an outing to the beach.

Enter Sanctuary by the Bay through a small courtyard with colorful flowers in mossy containers. A small gated entrance filled with orchids and flowers adds beauty to the special home you are about to enter. You will be delighted with the light-filled rooms, tastefully furnished in neutral and earth tones. The space is light and airy, with high wood ceilings and handmade terracotta tiles in the kitchen and dining areas as well as all the bathrooms.

The house has a reverse floor plan with the main living areas and the master bedroom on the second floor to take full advantage of bay views. The upper level has a large open living area, kitchen and dining room with amazing views from every window. Enjoy morning coffee or afternoon wine while watching the sun rise and set. The kitchen is fully equipped to prepare a gourmet multi-course dinner. Discriminating chefs will appreciate the vast selection of dishes, wine glasses, sharpened knives, platters, cooking and bake ware, utensils and accessories provided. A large selection of cookbooks and cooking magazines are on hand to inspire you.

In the living room there is a gas burning fireplace and seating for 8. Gaze at the fire while enjoying views of the ever-changing sea beyond the French doors. You will find a large comfortable couch with plenty of pillows and a warm throw to snuggle up with as well a small table with two chairs ready for a hand of cards or other available games. You can watch a movie from our DVD library or HBO on cable TV. There are many books and magazines available for your enjoyment.

The master bedroom has a king size bed with a memory foam mattress and a small balcony overlooking the bay.

On the first floor are two quiet bedrooms and a bathroom with a spacious step down shower.
The garden bedroom has King Bed that can be split into two twins with view of a small courtyard and the larger bedroom with queen bed has distant ocean views. There is also a laundry room on the first floor.

Feel free to bring or rent a kayak, boat or bike and keep it in the garage.

This is a townhouse style home with a reverse floor plan. It is one side of a two unit building. See also #3263 to view the other townhouse unit.

See also Rates Notes for additional information about this property.

Pacific Grove Transient Use License # 0028

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Member since: 2006

Speaks: english
Manager indicates their response time is: Within an hour
Calendar last updated: 12/05/2016

Property Type

  • Townhome
  • 1800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Catering Available

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • We have daily, weekly cleaning service and linen exchange available with notice. We can arrange a private chef, massage -- anything you might need....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Bay/Sound
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Festivals
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Ocean View
  • Village
  • Water View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Paragliding
  • Pier Fishing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf
  • Tennis
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Rental rates quoted in: $
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Nightly - Winter
Nov 28 - Dec 19, 2016
2 night min stay
$325 $325
$2,275
Christmas/NewYears
Dec 20 - Jan 2, 2017
5 night min stay
$500
$3,500
Nightly - Winter
Jan 3 - Jan 12, 2017
2 night min stay
$325 $325
$1,950
Standard Holidays Winter
Jan 13 - Jan 16, 2017
3 night min stay
$350
Nightly - Winter
Jan 17 - Feb 5, 2017
2 night min stay
$325 $325
$1,950
ATT Pro Am Golf
Feb 6 - Feb 11, 2017
4 night min stay
$375
Nightly - Winter
Feb 12 - Feb 28, 2017
2 night min stay
$325 $325
$1,950
Nightly - Spring
Mar 1 - Apr 12, 2017
3 night min stay
$375
$2,250
Easter
Apr 13 - Apr 16, 2017
4 night min stay
$425
Nightly - Spring
Apr 17 - Apr 19, 2017
3 night min stay
$375
Standard Holidays Spring and Fall
Apr 20 - Apr 23, 2017
3 night min stay
$425
Nightly - Spring
Apr 24 - Apr 27, 2017
3 night min stay
$375
Standard Holidays Spring and Fall
Apr 28 - Apr 30, 2017
3 night min stay
$425
Nightly - Spring
May 1 - May 25, 2017
3 night min stay
$375
$2,250
Standard Holidays Spring and Fall
May 26 - May 28, 2017
3 night min stay
$425
Nightly - Spring
May 29 - May 31, 2017
3 night min stay
$375
Nightly - Summer
Jun 1 - Jun 30, 2017
4 night min stay
$450
$3,150
Standard Holidays Summer
Jul 1 - Jul 5, 2017
4 night min stay
$500
Nightly - Summer
Jul 6 - Aug 12, 2017
4 night min stay
$450
$3,150
Concours d'Elegance
Aug 13 - Aug 20, 2017
7 night min stay

$7,000
Nightly - Summer
Aug 21 - Aug 31, 2017
4 night min stay
$450
$3,150
Standard Holidays Spring and Fall
Sep 1 - Sep 3, 2017
3 night min stay
$425
Nightly - Fall
Sep 4 - Sep 14, 2017
3 night min stay
$375
$2,250
Standard Holidays Spring and Fall
Sep 15 - Sep 17, 2017
3 night min stay
$425
Nightly - Fall
Sep 18 - Oct 31, 2017
3 night min stay
$375
$2,250
Nightly - Winter
Nov 1 - Nov 9, 2017
2 night min stay
$325 $325
$1,950
Standard Holidays Winter
Nov 10 - Nov 12, 2017
3 night min stay
$350
Nightly - Winter
Nov 13 - Nov 19, 2017
2 night min stay
$325 $325
$1,950
Thanksgiving
Nov 20 - Nov 26, 2017
4 night min stay
$500
$3,500
Nightly - Winter
Nov 27 - Dec 21, 2017
2 night min stay
$325 $325
$1,950

Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency ($) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the manager / advertiser.


Additional information about rental rates:

If you are booking for a last minute stay, ask our Reservationist if there is a Last Minute Special available.** **Last Minute Specials typically exclude holidays, special events and the summer season; specials cannot be combined; other exclusions may apply. Please call for details. ** Holidays & Special Events may have higher rates. ** Housekeeping, Processing and Property Protection fees and taxes are additional to the base rates. ** Guest stays of 30 days or more will also be responsible for utility charges (Electricity, Gas and Water), mid stay cleaning fees and a security deposit. ** Rates are subject to change and Owner approval. ** Total occupancy may affect rates: Rates may vary depending upon how many guests are occupying the home, including all infants and children. Home sleeps up to 6 adults. ** See more info at sanctuaryvacationrentals.com or call 831-373-7103.

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Location

The Monterey Peninsula is unique in its combination of breathtaking natural resources and a multiplicity of cultural and entertainment possibilities. You can find something for every possible taste. For nature lovers, there is the diversity of mountain and sea, for picnicking, surfing, fishing, horseback riding, hiking, beachcombing, bird-watching, kayaking, scuba diving, tidepooling, biking and more. If you want a man-made excitement, we have art galleries galore, excellent fine-art museums, local theater, outstanding restaurants, boutiques, a natural history and a children's museum, a world-class aquarium, and that's just for starters. History buffs will have a field day exploring the adobes of Monterey. There's so much to do that you cannot possibly do it all in one visit, which means you will have to come back.

 

Manager info

Sanctuary Vacation Rentals

About: Sanctuary Vacation Rentals represents properties throughout Carmel, Pebble Beach, Pacific Grove, Carmel Highlands, and the Big Sur coastline. We combine fine resort accommodations and relaxed elegance with all the comforts of home. Our properties are places that nurture and inspire and are located in one of the most beautiful, energizing places in the world, featuring the spectacular scenery of the Monterey Peninsula and the central coast of California. From historic old Monterey, to the Victorian charm of Pacific Grove, and the artists colony of Carmel-by-the-Sea, and the breathtaking scenery of Big Sur, generations of people have been rejuvenated by the breaking waves and sandy beaches here. Our properties are designer furnished with relaxed elegance. Many homes feature the colors of the sea and take inspiration from the natural beauty of the surrounding areas. Throughout Sanctuary’s vacation rentals, you’ll find comfortable beds with luxury linens, welcome beverages and hors d’oeurvres, spa robes and amenities, local wine tasting and spa passes, and a personal concierge to assist you in every way. Our homes feature chef’s dream kitchens and everything you’ll need to entertain in style. And many of our properties are pet friendly. If you’re looking for a refreshing, relaxed stay in one of the most beautiful areas in the world– offering all the comforts of home, let Sanctuary Vacation Rentals help you discover your own sanctuary by the sea. Make your reservation today.


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Calendar last updated: 12/05/2016

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  • Welcome to "Sanctuary by the Bay"! Spacious, almost oceanfront home with ocean views. Sleeps up to 6 adults.

    Welcome to "Sanctuary by the Bay"! Spacious, almost oceanfront home with ocean views. Sleeps up to 6 adults.

  • Monterey Bay  view

    Monterey Bay view

  • View from the balcony off the kitchen/dining area.

    View from the balcony off the kitchen/dining area.

  • Comfortable and spacious with luxurious furnishings. Futon has been replaced with two comfortable chairs.

    Comfortable and spacious with luxurious furnishings. Futon has been replaced with two comfortable chairs.

  • Beautiful vaulted beamed ceilings throughout the top floor.  Futon has been replaced with two comfortable chairs.

    Beautiful vaulted beamed ceilings throughout the top floor. Futon has been replaced with two comfortable chairs.

  • Another view of the living room.

    Another view of the living room.

  • As well as appetizers, a Welcome Book filled with all necessary information and complementary Wine Tasting & Spa Passes.

    As well as appetizers, a Welcome Book filled with all necessary information and complementary Wine Tasting & Spa Passes.

  • View from kitchen looking at dining area and the blue sea beyond.

    View from kitchen looking at dining area and the blue sea beyond.

  • Open kitchen with everything you need including beautiful views.

    Open kitchen with everything you need including beautiful views.

  • Stainless steel appliances including a professional chef's gas range.

    Stainless steel appliances including a professional chef's gas range.

  • Luxurious bed and bedding.

    Luxurious bed and bedding.

  • Guest Bedroom with luxurious bed and linens.

    Guest Bedroom with luxurious bed and linens.

  • Watch sailboats, whales and all kinds of marine life

    Watch sailboats, whales and all kinds of marine life

  • Looking out at the beautiful Monterey Bay from the living room.

    Looking out at the beautiful Monterey Bay from the living room.

  • Entry table in the foyer.

    Entry table in the foyer.

  • Living room has a panoramic view of the ocean. Futon has been replaced with two comfortable chairs.

    Living room has a panoramic view of the ocean. Futon has been replaced with two comfortable chairs.

  • Gas Fireplace & flat screen HDTV with DVD player.

    Gas Fireplace & flat screen HDTV with DVD player.

  • Complimentary wine and cheese to welcome you!

    Complimentary wine and cheese to welcome you!

  • Dining area adjacent to the kitchen with full bay views.

    Dining area adjacent to the kitchen with full bay views.

  • Fully equipped gourmet kitchen with breakfast bar.

    Fully equipped gourmet kitchen with breakfast bar.

  • Organic local coffee for your enjoyment.

    Organic local coffee for your enjoyment.

  • Comfortable and luxurious Master Bedroom with balcony on left and ocean views on right.

    Comfortable and luxurious Master Bedroom with balcony on left and ocean views on right.

  • Master bathroom with water closet, large tiled shower and double vanities.

    Master bathroom with water closet, large tiled shower and double vanities.

  • Second Guest Bedroom with plush King bed and bedding.

    Second Guest Bedroom with plush King bed and bedding.

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This listing was first published here in 2007.

Date last modified - Monday, December 05, 2016

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