Garden Studio in the Heart of Downtown Carmel.

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Last updated: 10/18/2016
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  • Minimum stay:30 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Whimsical 1926 Studio apartment on a lovely, large, garden property. Located a stones throw from Carmel's main shopping district. Carmel City ordinance allows for one vistor per month and owner is fine with a 2 week rental at 1 guest/month. Quiet, but oh so close to everything that makes this hidewaya a wonderful vacation experience. Just one block finds you in the heart of the city. The Studio comes equipped with a queen tempurpedic bed and a comfy couch suitable for a restful night's sleep. Complementary WiFi and cable TV. Cozy pullman kitchen for light cooking. Outdoor garden patio.

Relax in the clawfoot bath tub (with shower) after a long day of exploring all that Carmel has to offer.

Off street parking for one car, two is possible if parked one behind each other.

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Property Type

  • Studio
  • On floor 1
  • 340 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking allowed on patio...moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Small, Well Behaved Pets considered But Not on the Furniture or in the Bed...must bring a bed for them. Additional fee and deposit...moreless

  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3, Beds for 2-3

  • Studio: 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    One large room and a seperate kitchen and a bath...moreless

  • Queen size Beds (1), And a Comfy sofa (not a sofa bed), vaulted ceiling, board and batt, cozy gas fireplace The Studio is fine for two adults and one child for a short amount of time however no pets with three people, please....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Studio Located One Block from Carmel Restaurants and Shops. Just park your car and walk to just about anything!...moreless


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library:

    Great selection of classic movies...moreless


  • Adventure
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


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

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    1 block from the main plaza in Carmel but oh so tranquil ...moreless

  • Village:

    as close as you can get to downtown but in a garden setting...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Paragliding
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining Area


  • Clothes Dryer:

    included with monthly rental...moreless

  • Fireplace:

    Gas "wood stove" feature....where you see the "fire"...moreless

  • Gas Fireplace:

    Gas ( looks like a wood) Waterford Stove ...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Lay in bed and watch the flames from the gas wood stove...moreless

  • Internet:

    WiFi quick and easy...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking:

    room for 1 car off street in driveway, or two end to end. On street is easy to find between 6pm and 9am...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Room for 1 car or two, one behind the other...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    included with monthly rental...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Yep, Comcast fiber optic. Super fast...moreless


  • Coffee Maker:

    Drip coffee maker and french press...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    Pullman Kitchen with 2 Burner Gas Stove Top, Sink, Refridg and Microwave...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    All you need to do light cooking provided...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Studio kitchen has a range, sink, refer. and toaster oven, MWave...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    Toaster oven in the kitchen...moreless


  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf
  • Lawn / Garden:

    Studio is situated in garden setting...moreless

Building Type

  • Cottage


Write a review 4.9
from 30 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Standard pricing
30 night min stay

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • cleaning deposit $200
  • Pet Fee $0
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200


City ordinance forbids more than one rental per month with a 2 week minimum. The rate for a two week stay is $2,000. the rate for a month's stay is $2,700. Well trained small pets are welcome with an additional fee. Barking dogs will be reprimanded by the owner. Please bring their own beds.

Half at booking the rest on check in. Discount may be available for more than one months stay. Security and pet deposit check held and returned if no problem

Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking

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Last updated: 10/18/2016
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6 Miles
Nearest Airport
Monterey Airport
0.1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Nearest Golf
Pebble Beach Golf Course
16 Miles
Nearest Train
0.5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Hwy 1
0.1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Flying Fish
0.5 Miles
Nearest Beach
Carmel Beach

Car: Not Necessary

In the heart of downtown Carmel. Walk steps to town, a short walk to the beach. Park your car and leave it for your entire stay. The studio is on a large, tranquil garden lot but oh so close to everything.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 1994

About the owner: Vineyard and winery owner. Two daughters both grown, married with babies. No animals as I travel :-)

Why the Owner Chose Southeast Carmel, Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA, USA:
It's a gem. It's small but on a large piece of land. Close to downtown but tranquil. It's what Carmel used to be in it's golden days. I'm so fortunate to be it's owner

The Unique Benefits at this Studio:
Large garden setting, you couldn't be closer to the city center, off street parking,

Contact us

Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

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  • Studio Shot

    Studio Shot

  • Studio Entrance

    Studio Entrance

  • Kitchen


  • Studio Kitchen/Bath view

    Studio Kitchen/Bath view

  • Garden Setting

    Garden Setting

  • View from Driveway

    View from Driveway

  • Garden


  • Studio Layout

    Studio Layout

  • View from Bed side

    View from Bed side

  • Desk with wiFi and view of gas 'Woodstove'

    Desk with wiFi and view of gas 'Woodstove'

  • Claw foot bathtub with shower

    Claw foot bathtub with shower

  • Studio Patio

    Studio Patio

  • Parking and entry gate

    Parking and entry gate

VRBO #264709

This listing was first published here in 2009.

Date last modified - Tuesday, October 18, 2016

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