About the property
- House2480 sqft
- Half Baths0
- Minimum Stay5 - 7 nights
Single Level Contemporary 4 Bedroom, 2 Bath Home Right On The Beach
Welcome to Pelican House, a one-of-a-kind beachfront/oceanfront home offering the most amazing views and best location in all of Morro Bay. Unlike other oceanfront or beachfront listings, there are no streets or dunes between our home and the ocean. You are truly oceanfront when a high tide can bring waves within feet of the house! We are that close!
This home is cantilevered over an ocean beach bluff so it feels like you are floating above the beach. From the moment you walk inside and see the expansive views from numerous full length plate glass windows, feel your worries and concerns melt away! It is a “Wow” every time! The heart of the home, the fabulous kitchen, boasts state-of-the-art, stainless steel GE Monogram Professional Series appliances, granite countertops and dark cherry wood cabinets. Every imaginable kitchen gadget is available to create gourmet meals and you won’t even mind doing the dishes since you gaze out over the ocean right in front of you! There are also two large electric opening skylights high above the kitchen island which allows for fresh ocean air and the soothing sounds of the ocean to fill the house. New hardwood Koa wood floors flow throughout the home giving it a warm homey feel. All four bedrooms have closet organizers and remote controlled fan lights in the room. The two bathrooms have new vanities, gorgeous new tiled showers, a free standing soaking tub in the master bath and skylights that open so you can hear the waves. The living room has a striking contemporary gas fireplace for those days when cozing up to a fire is the order of the day. There is a large dining room table that easily seats 8 and a nearby bar with 5 bar stools allows casual dining. The remote controlled electric shades in the living room, dining room and master bedroom make it a breeze to open the blinds in mere moments. There is a large contemporary fire pit on the patio overlooking the beach and is the perfect place to share stories and watch the sunset.
You will truly feel like you are on vacation at a high end resort whenever you walk in the door and it will be hard to tear yourself away from the scenic beauty of this home when it is time to leave.
The ever changing beach in front of this amazing home is a popular spot for surfers, kite surfers, paddle boarders, kayakers, horseback riders, shore fishermen, beach combers, and beach goers of all ages. View the numerous shore birds, pelicans, ocean birds, sea otters, seals, and dolphins which all call this area home with the high powered, professional Swarovski spotting scope. You can also view the majestic whales that pass through every year making for spectacular, awe filled moments. To the north of this home, just steps down the beach, is a rocky area that has magnificent tide pools during low tides where you can search for starfish, anemones, mussels and other fascinating creatures. A pleasant walk south along the beach brings you to Morro Rock and another short walk from there takes you to the vibrant downtown of Morro Bay with its many shops and restaurants. On the other hand, if you walk north along the beach you will soon reach Cayucos where you can explore the quaint downtown. You will never tire of watching the sunsets from the comfort of the couch or standing on the deck and be mesmerized by the brilliant sinking sun. We are also providing surfboards, boogie boards, a skim board, beach chairs and beach umbrellas for your enjoyment. If you are into bicycling, we have 3 multi-speed bicycles and helmets for your use.
Robert and Paula Coomer
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- May 14, 2018
About Robert and Paula Coomer
The owners have lived on the Central Coast for 29 years and are both California natives. They met at Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo and married 2 years later. They've raised their 3 children here on the Central Coast and feel fortunate to have lived in such a beautiful area.
Robert and Paula Coomer purchased this House in 2008
Why Robert and Paula Coomer chose Morro Bay
We purchased this property in 2008 and couldn't believe how lucky we were to be able to purchase one of the most unique properties on the Central Coast. We've made all the improvements and upgrades with the intentions of living here some day. We’ve put our hearts and souls into making this property a relaxing oasis with no thoughts about putting it on the short term rental market. However, after staying at numerous VRBO’s around the world and appreciating others sharing their homes with us, we decided to share our home, too. We know the upgrades and condition of our home will far exceed your expectations. We consider this our second home, not just a vacation rental.
What makes this House unique
Our home's unique cantilevered construction literally floats over the bluff and beach. This home is probably the most unique and recognizable home in the area. The home sits about 15' above the beach on a bluff with nothing obstructing its views up and down the beaches. There is only one next door neighbor, leaving three sides open and spacious. We designed the driveway for plenty of off-street parking which is unusual for beach front properties. The interiors are updated, upgraded and ready to impress. Beach access is immediate as the home's property corners go down onto the beach. The views of Morro Rock are spectacular and unobstructed from almost every part of the house and patios. We've spotted migrating whales, dolphins, otters, seals, etc. and with our spotting scope, you can get up close and personal! The North Point Natural Area is right up the street and has newly constructed stairs to take you down to the beach and tide pools.
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Check-out: 11:00 AM
100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.
While visiting family in Morro Bay for a wedding, we rented Pelican House for our group. The owners, who met us at the property to give us the run-down, were friendly and helpful. This was by far my favorite vacation rental that my family has stayed at anywhere, it truly felt like home to us. Both the indoor and outdoor spaces were perfect for our needs. The location was ideal, located near our family as well as town and Central Coast tourist attractions. We spent a rainy week at the house, which was absolutely fine, because the view from inside is fabulous from the cooking area and the family room. Staying in is a pleasure, but the walk to the beach is short, with the path running right beside the house. You can see the beach from the deck, which was great, because we felt comfortable letting older kids play on the beach while adults relaxed on the deck. Go to the beach at low tide...during our stay, it was absolutely covered with sand dollars! Tidepools are a very short walk down the beach. The kitchen is well appointed and large, with ample seating, premium appliances, and an expansive view of the ocean from the entire cooking space. I loved having access to bicycles, surfboards, sand toys and more even though we didn't have time to use it all! Tons of parking space in the driveway (which also a served as a relatively enclosed area for kids to play a bit) and a garage to park in. The driveway smelled amazing because the citrus trees in the yard were beginning to blossom, which just made the place that much more delightful! The furniture is nice quality as well. Love the ocean view from the master suite, and did use the fire pit, which was wonderful on a cool night with family and a glass of wine. Extra chairs are located around the side of the house (didn't realize until we were leaving!). The house was incredibly clean and truly a pleasure to vacation in. Mattresses and pillows were comfortable and clean as well. As I am personally a bit of a clean freak, I would have liked to have a few more cleaning supplies provided, as well as a bit heftier vacuum for potential sand (and in our case, glitter from a visiting niece in a princess dress)! I will definitely be visiting this property again! Thanks Robert and Paula for sharing your beautiful home with us!
Well Appointed home in a Great Location
This true 4 bedroom home is fantastic. The owners are very thoughtful of their guests in the kitchen supplies, providing bicycles and good instructions. They are also a text away to answer questions. The kitchen is a cooks dream with all utensils, gadgets and supplies needed for those who love to cook. We also loved being able to easily ride bikes into the town of Morro Bay. I enthusiastically recommend this home.
Stunning beachfront location with all amenities!
Perfect house for a family gathering. All amenities you can think of. Absolutely stunning view, direct access to the beach, fire pit for the evenings. Best vacation rental we have stayed at so far.
Had a great time in this beautiful home. Owners so friendly and helpful. Will definitely hope to return.
Pelican filled the bill : )
We loved our stay at the Pelican house. The house and its furnishing's were great. The master bedroom with its own bathroom and patio were very nice. The ocean view and beach were thoroughly enjoyed. Owners were easy to communicate w/ re any ?'s we had before arrival. Very friendly and quick to respond.
Gorgeous and Upclose ocean beach views
Beautiful home - incredible kitchen and family room with windows everywhere. You can walk on the beach everyday. Master bedroom looks out to beach and ocean. Three other bedrooms are comfy and nicely decorated. Definitely will stay here again.
When you're ready to venture away from Morro Bay, some of the best wineries in California are just minutes away. If you don't want to drive, call one of the local wine touring companies such as The Wine Wranglers and they will pick you up right here. After a day of wine tasting, come back to your beautiful vacation home and relax with one of the special bottles of wine you purchased.
San Luis Obispo is a short 15-20 minute drive south on Highway 1 or head inland to visit the vibrant Paso Robles downtown area. Don't forget to visit the sea lions just north of San Simeon at the special viewing area. Another must see is the world famous Hearst Castle. San Simeon is a short beautiful, breathtaking drive up the coast.
Rates & Availability
Additional information about rental rates
Above rates are exclusive of holidays. The holiday nightly rates will be $800 per night for a minimum of 7 nights, plus all fees and taxes. Holidays include Cal Poly Graduation, 4th of July, Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's. A 25% Deposit is required to secure bookings and balance due 60 days prior. We do not take last minute rentals. For full details on our cancellation policy, please refer to our Rental Agreement.