Dramatic Ocean View Custom Home 2 - 3 Bdrm(87 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
Safe from storms! 2 bed/ 2 bath or 3 bed/ 3 baths, (Sleeps 1-8) Ocean Views
Our Bella Vista is safe from recent storms, is fully accessible, and located between Carmel and Big Sur. Up to 26 miles South from Carmel to Big Sur is accessible on Highway 1.
THE BEST OF ALL WORLDS ~ Luxury and nature. Local artist, CW, designed and built Bella Vista for his retirement home. Designed and built with nature in mind and furnished with art, Bella Vista welcomes your stay. Come experience a well-deserved Time Out where sunset is an event.
This custom home is centrally located in Big Sur Country, sitting on five acres, high on a plateau at 1200 feet with dramatic ocean views. Located 20 minutes south of Carmel and 20 minutes north of Big Sur Valley.
Bella Vista is perfect for a relaxing getaway, writer/artist retreat, working vacation or a Base Camp to explore Big Sur Country.
THE COUNTY OF MONTEREY HAS INFORMED US THAT WE NOW CANNOT RENT FOR LESS THAN 30 DAYS. For more information, feel free to contact Maya via email or 831-238-2148.
ENTRANCE ~ Begin your stay following the moss-covered rock wall down the steps. Pass through the front entry enclosed by the 10-foot high redwood louvers. The natural stone floor guides you up the stairs and into the heart of the home. Note the built-in metal sculpture at the top landing. A hand-molded archway leads to breathtaking views of the Pacific Ocean.
WILDERNESS ~ Hawks glide below the deck on the coastal thermals through the canyons. Dusk and dawn can bring quail, bobcats and deer. It has been described as 'Yosemite with ocean views'. Relax on the deck with a drink and your loved one while watching the sun set over the Pacific Ocean, canyons and mountains.
DESIGN ~ CW's goal was to create an enjoyable retreat that honors the spectacular view and nature. With the help of his Interior Designer daughter, Maya, they accomplished just this.
MASTER BEDROOM EN SUITE ~ Another archway and door opens to a luxurious and romantic hideaway. The entire house was designed around the view from the bed. This comfy Queen bed faces the ocean that greets you upon waking to the amazing view. A full-size Leather Euro Lounge can be used as a sitting area or sleeps 2 additional persons. With enough space for sitting and reading, this room is spacious and functional. Natural elements continue with granite slab counters and bathtub surrounds, whirlpool tub, natural stone floor and alder cabinets.
SECOND BEDROOM ~ This cozy room has a comfortable Queen bed and the morning sun.
KITCHEN ~ Full kitchen features hand-selected granite slab counter tops and an ocean view. Dine out or bring groceries to stay in retreat mode. Pantry basics, appliances, tools and utensils supplied.
DINING ROOM & DECK ~ Take your meals in the dining room or outside on the redwood deck for a more alfresco experience overlooking the Pacific. The deck is perfect for morning coffee, a little sunbathing in the afternoons, sunset and stargazing. Gas BBQ.
EXTRA PERSONS ~ Master en Suite includes a full-sized Euro Lounge to sleep one or two persons.A single Daybed in the living room doubles as a couch and can sleep a single.
750 sq ft Lower Level offers an ocean view, a Queen-size Tatami bed, full kitchen and bath/shower. The Lower Level can be opened to the upstairs Main House to make 3 bedrooms/3 bathroom whole house sleeping up to 8 persons. Also has a full-sized Euro Lounge to sleep one or two persons.
HAMMOCK HALLOW ~ Become acquainted with the hammocks tucked away in the Cypress grove. Rock gently and enjoy the ocean view. Take a nap, read, meditate, daydream, unwind, listen, enJOY.
BIG SUR ~ Come explore Big Sur Country, the Big South, stretching 70 miles along the Pacific Ocean coast from Yankee Point to Ragged Point. Bella Vista is centrally located 14 miles south of Carmel and 12 miles north of Point Sur Lighthouse. Year-round hiking.
Year-Round Base Camp ~ Ventana Wilderness and Los Padres National Park are at the end of Palo Colorado Road, 4.5 miles up the road from Bella Vista.
An all wheel drive vehicle is required during winter months or if there is any rain in the forecast for the last one-third-mile of the road. Refunds will not be issued for cancelled reservations due to lack of an all wheel drive vehicle.
There is, no cell service on the property, we do have wifi and a land line telephone.
There is no central air in the house. We have a wood stove, a propane stove, floor heaters, radiant heat in the lower level for heating and standing fans for cooling.
No animals of any kind to maintain our allergen free environment, please don't ask.
For more information email or call Maya ~ USA 831-238-2148
or call CW~ USA 831-624-7086
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Member since: 2011
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only:
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8
- Queen size Beds (3) Master with en Suite Bath, Whirlpool jetted bathtub, electric toe kick heating under each sink, propane fireplace. Second bedroom, queen bed, closet. Lower Level Suite, Queen bed, fold out Euro Lounge, radiant floor heat, full bathroom and kitchen. FULL-SIZED EuroLounge (2): Master en Suite and Lower Level........... SINGLE CONVERTIBLE DAYBED (1): Living Room...moreless
Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms
- Soaps, shampoos and conditioners provided, biodegradable/septic safe.
- Relax in our Hammock Hallow with views of the Pacific Ocean.
- DVD Player
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
Local Services & Businesses
- Massage Therapist
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Horseback Riding
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Whale Watching
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Freshwater Fishing
- Mountain Biking
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Covered Parking:
- Gas Fireplace:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Living Room
- Coffee Maker
- Dishes & Utensils
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My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Rates are based on 2 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $500
- Cleaning fee-Whole House $185
- Tax Rate 10.5%
Bella Vista can accommodate up to 8 persons.
STANDARD RATE QUOTE is for the MAIN HOUSE OPTION, 2 persons.
Charge pp extra beyond 2 persons.
WHOLE HOUSE OPTION
Charge pp extra beyond 6 persons
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Bella Vista View through Dining Room
Bella Vista Living Room
Bella Vista Dining Room
Bella Vista Full Kitchen with Ocean View
Bella Vista Second Bedroom
Bella Vista deck view
Bella Vista Lower Floor
Bella Vista Entry Landing
Bella Vista Dining Room
Bella Vista Master en Suite
Bella Vista Master Bath en Suite
Bella Vista above the summer fog
Bella Vista Lower Floor
Bella Vista summer sunset
This listing was first published here in 2011.
Date last modified - Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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