Welcome to "Sanctuary in the Dunes"! Sleeps up to 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children age 12 and under.
Also available for Long Term Rentals of 6-12 months or more - $3800 per month (depending on length of stay) plus utilities + fees + deposit.
Ask our Reservationists about two days for the price of one admission tickets to the Monterey Bay Aquarium when you book this home!
This oceanside 1-bedroom 1-bath condominium nestles against the sand Dunes on Del Monte beach in Monterey. From your living room and wraparound deck, enjoy a panorama of pelicans, otters, dolphins and vast shoreline views wrapping around the bay. Use your complimentary binoculars to bring you even closer to nature's splendor.
Upon your arrival you will be greeted with complimentary wine and cheese, tickets for a wine tasting at Scheid Vineyards’ tasting room in downtown Carmel-by-the-Sea and a basket of local information. An assigned concierge vacation house manager is at your disposal to assist you during your stay. We have also provided spa amenities in the bathrooms, spa robes and beach gear.
At night look to the southwest as the harbor dresses for evening in a million twinkling lights. Then look to the northeast, where your senses are soothed by ocean sounds and saltwater smells. Walking on the beach at dusk will be one of the most memorable experiences of your visit.
This single-story corner unit's closest neighbor is sand and surf. Follow the footpath just outside your door to the beach. You find everything you will need for your day at the beach: beach chairs, a picnic basket, coolers, umbrellas, blankets and towels. Take one of the many books or magazines provided to read while basking in the sun. When it is time to return to your vacation dwelling you'll see that your home-away-from-home is as special as its location.
Decorated in crisp whites and ocean blues, this 880-square-foot condo epitomizes seashore elegance. The open floor plan features a living area with a plush sofa and chair, An electric fireplace and a dining area and a well-equipped kitchen with full-sized appliances making cooking easy. The china and glassware are worthy of entertaining your most discriminating guests. Whimsical artwork dots the walls with inspired reminders that you are at the beach.
Other amenities include: Unlimited long distance to the 48 contiguous States, WIFI, cable television, 46” HD TV with a DVD library, luxurious linens and towels, a garage to store bicycles or a small car, heated swimming pool, two jacuzzis, workout room, sauna and a washer and dryer.
In your “Welcome Book” we've provided you with our favorite recommendations and a lots of information on the Monterey Peninsula, certain to make your time here the best vacation you've ever had. There is additional parking in front of the unit.
Sanctuary in the Dunes is a 900 square feet, end unit condominium located in the Ocean Harbor House complex on Del Monte Beach in Monterey. Within 5 minutes by car, you're at Monterey's Old Fisherman's Wharf, great restaurants, the Monterey Bay Aquarium, downtown Monterey, shops and nightlife that includes live music. Travel Highway 1 to Carmel-by-the-Sea, Pebble Beach and Pacific Grove -- all only 10 minutes away. Highway 1 is also the route to Big Sur -- just 45 minutes away and one of the most scenic drives in the world.
If you're in the mood to walk, follow the nearby footpath nearby called the Regional Beach Trail that connects the entire Monterey Peninsula, over 15 miles from Pacific Grove to the Marina. If you ever had the slightest desire to take a 10+mile walk this would be the one.
A small well-behaved dog that does not bark would be considered.
When you need a place to get away from it all…yet be close to everything…Sanctuary in the Dunes
**There is an additional fee for pets**
***The video may refer to Spa Passes; we apologize but these aren't currently available***
See also Rates Notes for additional information about this property.