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Casa pequeño luxury cabin with rustic appeal close to ocean

Bedrooms 1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Casa pequeño is a small hand done cabin with reclaimed materials throughout.Redwood siding,benches and bathroom counter were milled from windfall trees on the property.Ceiling decking,window surrounds,flooring and baseboard was reclaimed from antiquated barns in the midwest.Floor tiles in bathroom are reclaimed from France.The cabin has a queen size bed that is elevated in a loft.There is a 1/2 bath toilet sink inside.The shower and tub are outside.The kitchen is equipped with everything you will need to cook,there is a two burner propane stove ,under counter fridge,all the cookware ,plates ,bowls,utensils,coffee,sugar,olive oil,and spices.The cabin is best suited for a couple but there is also a day bed that folds down for one person.There is a short trail from the parking lot up to the cabin with a slight elevation gain.There are fruit trees that surround the cabin with sunlight most of the day directly hitting it.

Member since: 2011
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 17, 2018

About Aaron

We are a family of five that have lived in the canyon since 1973.We love to share the unique environment with visitors.

Aaron purchased this cabin in 2011

Why Aaron chose Carmel-by-the-Sea

This property is close to both Big Sur and Carmel it is truly best of both worlds.Many of the VRBO'S in Big Sur are off dirt roads a bonus of this cabin is it is on a paved road.The cabin is far enough off the road not to see any cars.


Carmel-by-the-Sea Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Free Long Distance
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • Queen size Beds (1) Queen size brand new top of the line bed., Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Futon in living room folds down and sleeps one person.Blanket and sheets provided.
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis


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Casa pequeño luxury cabin with rustic appeal close to ocean
average rating of 4.552239 based on 134 reviews

Wonderful cabin in the woods with a great outdoor bathtub

  • 4 of 5

We loved the setting of the cabin. Waking up in the middle of the forest. Very quiet. Superbe star gazing in the outdoor bathtub. Only drawback: The built in loft bed is not suited for two people. It is way too close to the pitched roof. Fine for one person though.

  • Submitted: Dec 30, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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San Francisco, CA

the best cabin in big sur!!!

  • 5 of 5

This was our second time at casa pequeña and it was just as magical as we remembered it! It was the perfect place for a cozy weekend getaway... the outdoor bathtub is amazing, and the little fireplace inside keeps the house nice and toasty. It's a great location and easy access to all of Big Sur / Carmel's amazing hiking adventures!

  • Submitted: Dec 3, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful canyon cabin in the Redwoods!

  • 5 of 5

Private and serene next to a gorgeous stand of towering redwoods. Just the right distance outside of Carmel near Rocky Point Restaurant and Garrapata State Park. Small, cute, quaint, and just the right size for a weekend getaway.

We especially enjoyed the outdoor tub and shower.

  • Submitted: Nov 23, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Best little cabin in the woods! Was exactly the getaway we needed.

  • 5 of 5

The location was super close to Bixby bridge so we spent our sunsets there enjoying the view. The cabin is set back in the Palo Colorado neighborhood which is secluded and quiet, almost transports you back in time. The cabin was clean and exactly everything it was described as. Would definitely recommend!!

  • Submitted: Oct 18, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Peterborough, New Hampshire

highlight of our trip

  • 5 of 5

We didn't want to leave Casa Pequeño. We couldn't have asked for more during our time in Big Sur. Easy access to beaches, restaurants and stores, surrounded by Redwoods. Stargazing in the tub on the deck at night was heavenly. It took us a couple days to find it but discovering the tucked-away outdoor shower was part of the fun. We slept so well on a comfy mattress under the eaves. Can't recommend this place highly enough. Thank you for making our trip to CA so memorable!

  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

LOVED it! We plan to return very soon !!! The cabin is minimalist but that's just great with us. Yes, there is a small hike from the parking place to the cabin, but it's not bad at all. In case you misunderstand the comment about not needing a key because the area is so safe ( like we did), there IS a lock on it and it can be locked when you are inside. The surrounding forest is AWESOME - SO BEAUTIFUL !!!. Can't say enough about our visit. CANT WAIT TO GO BACK!

  • Submitted: Sep 14, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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The Big sur,Carmel and Monterey peninsula area is famous for its

wildlife and natural beauty.Some call Big sur the greatest meeting between land and sea.Carmel has beautiful white sand beaches and outstanding shopping.Monterey is known for the world famous Monterey bay aquarium,cannery row and storied past.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $50
Pet Fee $50

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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