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Enter The 'Garage House' And Step Into Sublime Ocean Front Living.

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 900 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Set Above Trinidads' Premier Surfing Spot, Houda Point, With Panoramic Views.

Be swept away by an unparalelled panoramic ocean view the moment you enter this private house.

The floor plan is open with a fully equipped modern kitchen which features a tiled center island. The comfortable living room offers full view windows perfect for whale watching.

Light the wood stove or turn up the thermostat for heating.

The bathroom features a natural slate walk in shower.

Awake to the ocean view from the queen bed.

The spacious grounds are landscaped with rock gardens and a large lawn area.

Watch the sunset and surfers from the multilevel decks or while soaking in the hot tub.

This is the perfect place to unwind and relax.

More Details

Property Manager
Casey van Alten
Member since: 2002
Speaks: english, dutch
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 18, 2017

Amenities

Westhaven-Moonstone House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 900 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • not suitable for children ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Mountain View
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Rural
  • Water View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 3 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • The bathroom has a natural slate waik in shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • Queen size bed overlooking the ocean
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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average rating of 4.965517 based on 58 reviews
Savage MN
5

Perfect vacation headquarters for Wildlife, Marine life, Redwoods and Giant Sequoias!

  • 5 of 5

We loved it here! Met all of our expectations! Highlight for me, the deck! I'm an early riser and enjoyed my mornings drinking coffee and watching the surfers, birds, harbor seals and we were fortunate enough to see a Gray Whale our last morning!!!! We also did some hikes and checked out the Redwoods and Giant Sequoias only a quick drive away! Love this place!!!

  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Igo/Redding CA
5

Relaxation at every turn

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I have stayed at several VRBOs on the northcoast, but this was hands down our favorite.

The view was amazing, whether the weather was sunny or foggy. One evening we sat on the deck and watched the sun wink out as it dipped below the horizon. Another evening we enjoyed watching the fog roll in.

The house has a very open and airy feeling to it. Even my husband couldn't stop remarking on it. The large bay window in the living room/kitchen area lets in lots of light. While summer evenings are cool on the coast, we found that the few hours of sunlight during the afternoon heated the house to a delightful temperature that lasted through the night and morning fog. I can't remark enough how cheery the house was on the inside. My husband also loved the slate bathroom.

The outside was delightful. The house is on a very quiet street and we had a great sense of privacy. The Van Alten's have provided a number of seating options giving different views of the ocean and the property. The lower decking is showing some signs of weathering. I'm sure the winter winds and rains give it quite a beating.

I had assumed from one of the pictures that there was a stairway down to the ocean, but that was all on me. Once we got there my husband joked it would have to be a very long, very steep, ladder. However, beach access is only a short drive away. For easy access I'd recommend Moonstone Beach (also a great place to find sand dollars at low tide!)

The owners provided bionoculars in both the living room and the bedroom, especially helpful if you happen to be there when the whales are migrating.

The Garage House is a lovely couple's getaway, and a great jumping off point for sights on the coast or in the redwoods.

  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful experience

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful experience! We couldn't stop enjoying the views. Property was top notch. Thank you!

  • Submitted: Jul 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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San Juan Capistrano, CA
5

Stunning!

  • 5 of 5

Garage home exceeded our expectations! If you are looking for a lovely romantic getaway, make this be your choice...the home and the view (from the hot tube) were incredible!!

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great house, incredible view!

  • 5 of 5

Really enjoyed the time we spent at the Garage house. The neighborhood is quiet, the space is very relaxing. Wish we could have stayed longer!

  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Milwaukee, WI
5

Beautiful views from almost everywhere!

  • 5 of 5

This house was amazing! The only place you can't see the ocean from is the bathroom. We had a great time relaxing in the hot tub, eating dinner on the deck, waking up to breathtaking views and exploring the area. We visited several state and national parks and went on some absolutely magnificent hikes in the Redwoods. Every drive we made provided gorgeous scenery too. We will definitely consider coming back to this house someday.

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
5 Miles
Eureka/Arcata Airport
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Beau Pre
Nearest Motorway
0.2 Miles
US 101
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Moonstone Grill
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Moonstone Beach

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.