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Incredible Retreat- One Block from Beach

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,100 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

2 bedrooms, 2 bath

WOW this peaceful retreat has everything you need for a relaxing weekend at the beach. 100% new all modern- Soaring Ceilings with skylights that invite the outside in- watch the tree overhead sway in the wind. Completely new with all the finishing touches. This house offers 3 gas fireplaces (including outside)! 3 Televisions and a state of the art sound system- just bring your i-pod plug and play!

You can’t beat the location - park your car and walk! Everything you could want or need is so close- enjoy the downtown restaurants and shops or Lover's Point beaches,the Pacific Grove Golf Course . It's one mile on beach trail to world-renowned Monterey Bay Aquarium, historic Cannery Row, and International Outlet Center. Shopping in Carmel, golfing in Pebble Beach, hiking in Big Sur are an easy drive away. Catch a movie at and the Lighthouse Cinemas just 3 blocks away – or you can also just stay home and relax in the hot tub on the deck- read a book on the cozy roof deck.

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More Details

Property Manager
Margaret
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
50%
Calendar last updated:
October 16, 2017

About Margaret

Grew up in the Bay Area and always loved the Monterey Peninsula

Margaret purchased this house in 2004

Why Margaret chose Central Coast

Love the history of this house (built in 1908) and the location just could not have been better. We love spending time in PG and just parking the car for the weekend. So much to do and so relaxing at the same time.

What makes this house unique

Close to everything. Long history

Amenities

Pacific Grove House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Downtown ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Ocean View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking On Street
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Gourmet Kitchen
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Steam Shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - outdoor shower
  • Enjoy the outdoor shower, the shower with a steam unit
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
  • Private bedrooms with Queen Beds.
Entertainment:
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio
  • Deck Furniture
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch Furniture
  • Wood Deck
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(71 traveler reviews)

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Incredible Retreat- One Block from Beach
average rating of 4.647887 based on 71 reviews
Sausalito
5

Perfect weekend!

  • 5 of 5

Wow, absolutely loved this home. It was the perfect place for us and it had all the amenities and comforts of home you could ask for - proximity to the ocean and downtown, surround sound in every room, fireplaces, beautiful kitchen, hot tub... we can hardly wait to go back! Thank you very much for allowing us to share your lovely home.

  • Submitted: Jun 13, 2012
  • Stayed: Jun 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Relaxing Beautiful Retreat

  • 4 of 5

Quaint neighborhood in Pacific Grove. Many homes dating to the 1800's. This small dwelling is clean, comfortable, and very updated on the inside. My sisters and I had a wonderful stay and would recommend it for anyone who wants to be close to everything in Monterey. We used the bus system and Uber and walked to what ever we needed. The manager was most helpful-thank you Frank! If we ever go back to Monterey we will try to rent this again!

P.S. I would give 5stars without the raccoons that were watching us on the patio!

  • Submitted: Sep 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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3

Amazing location - house needs maintenance

  • 3 of 5

We stayed at this home in Aug 2014, and adored it. We came back to it this year because we didn't need as much space. When we arrived, everything looked great on the surface, but the then following continued to happen over our 4 night stay.

1) Electricity issues - either circuits flipping or outlets needing to be reset. Learned by trial & error that we could not operate the stove and a curling iron in the bathroom at the same time without something going awry.

2) No hair dryer in either bathroom. There were hair dryer attachments...but no dryer.

3) Kitchen sink spray hose - we gave up trying to pull it out for use, because we couldn't get it back in.

4) Hot tub - dirty pads all around (mildew, we assume)

5) Remotes/TVs - I believe there used to be instructions how to operate devices, but didn't see anything. (so at least it was a TV-light vacation?)

6) Living Room fireplace - wouldn't stay lit

7) No fans. We were there before the heat wave - so it was reasonably cool, but no air circulation made things very stuffy. Box fans in the bedrooms at least would be a nice addition (as well as some white noise).

For the expense per night, we were disappointed. I read recent reviews so I know we're not alone. We would consider staying at this home - and/or recommend it - if there were assurances that the above issues had been resolved.

  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Brilliant property in a lovely area

  • 5 of 5

Really enjoyed staying here. Has all the things you need. Hot tub was a definite plus point especially given the weather which was surprisingly cold.

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
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Atlanta, GA
5

Relaxing and charming

  • 5 of 5

We had a great stay. Loved the surround sound and hot tub on the patio. Great location! We had 2 couples in our party and it was comfortable for all of us. Loved the house! Frank was very friendly and helpful at check-in.

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Falkirk, Scotland
3

Great location, overpriced accommodation that needs a refresh

  • 3 of 5

Loved montery and surrounding area, stunning scenery and a great vibe to the town! Cottage was in good location for nearby restaurants, car required for exploring further . Hot tub was nice and cottage perfectly functional but could do with refreshing, e.g. outdoor furniture needing a paint, bedroom furniture was basic at best, walls needed a paint, no hairdryer etc. Hope to return to the area but would go for one of local inns for accommodation.

  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Monterey Bay Aquarium
17-Mile Drive
Cannery Row
Old Fisherman's Wharf
Lovers Point Park
Asilomar State Beach
Monterey Bay Kayaks
Monterey-Walking Trail
Peppers Mexicali Cafe
Lovers Point Beach
Osio Plaza Theatre
Red House Cafe
Passionfish
il vecchio
Car: not necessary

Pacific Grove is home of the Monterey Bay Aquarium, and main entrance to 17 Mile Drive. Within the city are spectacular vistas and recreational opportunities. Surfing is ideal at Asilomar State Beach. Kayaking and scuba diving allows you to visit with playful otters. Tide pooling for the nature enthusiast is available at several beaches. A walk or bike ride along the shoreline recreation trail offers breathtaking views of paradise.

Visit the Museum of Natural History, Point Pinos Lighthouse, tour Asilomar State Park, or enjoy the Sunset anywhere between Lovers Point Park and Asilomar Beach. Pacific Grove is known as Butterfly Town U.S.A. since every October the Monarchs migrate to the Monarch Butterfly Sanctuary where they winter until February. Pacific Grove Municipal Golf Course is the top rated municipal golf in the state with over 70,000 rounds played annually. It is referred to as poor man's Pebble Beach due to its proximity and resemblance of Pebble Beach courses.

Enjoy a walking tour of downtown Pacific Grove. The town had its beginning in 1875 as a summer Methodist camp where several hundreds assembled to worship amidst rough tents. Tour brochures are available at the Chamber. http://www.pacificgrove.org/

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59
Cleaning $125 + Tax
Tax Rate 10.0%

Holiday/Special Event rates may be higher.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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