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The walkway to the sea

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Last updated: 01/04/2017
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:Condo
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

Condo, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

Now even better than ever, our home away from home was completely remodeled. Shorebird #66, a beautifully furnished penthouse condo, is a private home in an ocean-side gated community. Situated directly on the sand, Pajaro Dunes on Monterey Bay is secluded yet only five minutes to Highway 1 and the town of Watsonville.

You will feel worlds apart at this beach condominium surrounded by a bird sanctuary, the Pajaro River, lagoons and the Pacific Ocean and in full view of Monterey Bay and the coastal mountains. In half an hour you can be playing on Championship Golf Courses in Monterey or riding the Big Dipper at Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk.

Our guests rave about how well they sleep on our comfortable beds with the sound of the waves just outside the window. The master suite has a king-size bed and beautifully remodeled bathroom, appointed in restful earthtones, and overlooks the ocean and glorious sunsets.

The two guest bedrooms have a queen-size and two twin beds and share the tastefully updated guest bathroom with spacious shower. They have spectacular views of the sunrises over the mountains and Pajaro Valley.

Spacious living/dining area and spectacular, newly remodeled kitchen open out to the two balconies in view of ocean, lagoon, mountains and valley.

We take great pride in our home away from home. You will see that in our furnishings and the condition of our condominium. Family photos decorate the walls and remind us of decades of enjoyment at the beach at Pajaro Dunes.

Keywords: Condominium
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Owner

Member since: 2005

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 01/04/2017

Property Type

  • Condo
  • On floor 3
  • 1200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    21 21+ ...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking is not allowed inside nor on the balconies. There are designated smoking areas on the property....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Some Spices, Starter Paper Products, Soap and Linens provided, CDs,DVDs Books, Beach Chairs, Iron/Ironing Board, Blender, Mixer, Coffee Maker/Grinder, Waffle Iron, Access, Wireless on-site...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beachfront
  • Mountain View
  • Oceanfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    additional counter seating for 5 and small table for 2...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    hardwood logs only...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone:

    (2)...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace

Kitchen

  • Catering Available:

    please discuss with owner...moreless

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Newly remodeled complete kitchen...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Outdoor Grill
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
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My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$350

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • cleaning fee $150 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • Tax Rate 11%

Notes:

*****Third night free during Low Season*****

Three to four day minimum on some Holidays

Half rent to hold reservation. Balance of rent, cleaning, tax and damage deposit due one month prior to arrival.


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Last updated: 01/04/2017
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Location

5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
10 Miles
Nearest Golf
Pajaro Valley
5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Highway 1
5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant

Car: Necessary

We are located half way between the Monterey Peninsula and Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2002

About the owner: Any time of the year there are a multitude of activities we enjoy at Pajaro Dunes or here at nearby Elkhorn Slough. Whether we're bundled up for a boat ride in March or soaking up the rays on the warm sandy beach in October, there is something for everyone. Miles of beach on Monterey Bay call us to long leisurely walks. One of our favorite things to do while at Shorebird #66 is to gather family and friends, serve up a steaming bowl of homemade clam chowder, then break out the dungeness crab with chunks of sourdough bread with a bottle of great California chardonnay. That feast, together with the backdrop of a spectacular Pacific Ocean sunset, is our idea of a good time.

Why the Owner Chose Watsonville, CA, USA:
The San Francisco Bay Area has been home to us all our lives. When The Shorebird condos at Pajaro Dunes were being built in the early '70s we visited the development and fell in love with the whole area. Here we have a great getaway without driving for hours. For many years we rented other Shorebird units enjoying memorable vacations with our family and friends. Because Pajaro Dunes is close to so many attractions it is especially appealing to all ages. When Shorebird #66 came on the market, we couldn't resist it's appeal. We purchased it in 2002 and furnished it with memories of all those many years spent at the beach. We don't like to have our home away from home vacant, so we make it available to guests when we are not able to use it ourselves.

The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
There is a peacefulness about our property at Pajaro Dunes. Such a great expanse of beach, bird filled lagoons, gulls and pelicans cruising over crashing surf, a penthouse condo built right on the sand dunes, with tennis courts available on site. Seemingly so detached and yet we are only five minutes away, through fields of strawberries and artichokes, from Highway 1, the Coast Highway. Within ten minutes you can be at Nob Hill Market, Target, or CVS Pharmacy. In half an hour you can be sitting on the wharf in Monterey having a delicious seafood meal, or playing a round at Poppy Hills on the Monterey Peninsula.


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Speaks: english
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 01/04/2017

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Photos

  • The walkway to the sea

    The walkway to the sea

  • Shorebird 66 in Building B at Pajaro Dunes

    Shorebird 66 in Building B at Pajaro Dunes

  • Living room with sunset, ocean and lagoon views

    Living room with sunset, ocean and lagoon views

  • Recently remodeled gourmet kitchen with lagoon views and adjacent laundry room

    Recently remodeled gourmet kitchen with lagoon views and adjacent laundry room

  • Master bedroom with views of the Pacific

    Master bedroom with views of the Pacific

  • Guest bedroom with vaulted ceilings and queensize bed

    Guest bedroom with vaulted ceilings and queensize bed

  • Living room with woodburning fireplace for cozy evenings

    Living room with woodburning fireplace for cozy evenings

  • Our building's location on the grassy dunes

    Our building's location on the grassy dunes

  • Dining room with sunrise, lagoon and mountain views

    Dining room with sunrise, lagoon and mountain views

  • Flat screen TV, DVD and stereo in living room

    Flat screen TV, DVD and stereo in living room

  • Beautifully updated bathrooms with oversized showers

    Beautifully updated bathrooms with oversized showers

  • The view from the large balcony off the living room

    The view from the large balcony off the living room

VRBO #84848

This listing was first published here in 2005.

Date last modified - Wednesday, January 18, 2017

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