3305 - Chef's Dream Kitchen, Walk to Downtown, Pet OK

From $4,500 / month


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  • 2 bedrooms
  • 2 bathrooms
  • Sleeps 5
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WELCOME TO "PEACE OF MIND" COTTAGE!

Quaint and contemporary marry seamlessly in this updated Carmel cottage located within walking distance of the village. This sophisticated sea-themed bright two-bedroom, two-bath situated in a quiet tree-covered neighborhood combines the coziness of a cottage with a modern upscale Pottery Barn sensibility. This is your perfect Carmel Cottage Beach House.

Upon your arrival you will be greeted by complementary hors d'oeuvres and wine, passes from the Famous Spa on the Plaza in downtown Monterey that recently underwent a $2 million renovation, Scheid Wine passes, two free aquarium passes and a bask...Read more

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3305 - Chef's Dream Kitchen, Walk to Downtown, Pet OK
Carmel, California

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LOCATION Situated on the Carmel Bay in Central California on the southern bend of the Monterey Peninsula, Carmel-by-the-Sea is 120 miles south of San Francisco, 350 miles north of Los Angeles and 26 miles north of Big Sur.

POPULATION 4,038 according to the 2006 census.

HISTORY OF FOUNDING Fifty years after Columbus discovered America, Spanish explorer Juan Rodriguez Cabrillo sighted the white sands and green pines of Carmel. Two centuries later, in 1771, Father Junipero Serra established Mission San Carlos de Borromeo on a knoll overlooking the Carmel Bay—the jewel and the heartbreak of his ministry. In the early 1900s, the village of Carmel began its growth around an eclectic group of young artists, writers and intellectuals.

CLIMATE Carmel enjoys moderately warm temperatures year round, with an average high of 65° F and an average low of 48° F. September and October (Indian Summer) offer the best weather of the year, with an average high of 72° F. Average rainfall, primarily between November and April, is 15 inches. Coastal fog is prevalent during the summer.

TRANSPORTATION United, American, Delta, and America West offer direct flights to San Francisco, Los Angeles, Phoenix, Denver, Las Vegas and Salt Lake City out of the Monterey Airport, which is 10 minutes from downtown Carmel. Rental cars are available. Amtrak and Greyhound bus stations are also nearby.

RESTAURANTS More than 60 coffee houses, bakeries, pubs, bistros and exceptional restaurants, highlight dining in Carmel. These establishments serve a bounty of international and regional cuisines — utilizing fresh produce grown locally in the fertile Salinas Valley, and fresh seafood from the azure waters of Monterey Bay. Monterey County is also home to more than 75 wineries, many of which offer daily tastings of wines produced with varietal grapes grown on 45,000 acres of vineyards.

GALLERIES Carmel has been a mecca for artists, writers and musicians since the turn of the last century. Today, more than 100 art studios, galleries and antique stores represent the works of master artists, both local and from around the world.

SHOPPING Carmel boasts four exceptional shopping venues: The neighborhood of quaint shops, antique stores, boutiques and galleries centered on Ocean Avenue in town; The Carmel Plaza, also on Ocean Avenue; as well as The Barnyard Shopping Village and the Crossroads Shopping Center, both located at the mouth of the Carmel Valley.

FESTIVALS Each year, thousands of visitors are drawn to the diversity of art, drama, music and literary events designed to promote Carmel's celebrated cultural contributions and traditions. Some of the most popular events include: the annual Carmel Art Festival, the annual Carmel Bach Festival, and the Carmel Shakespeare Festival featuring performances at the Outdoor Forest Theater and the Golden Bough Theater.

RECREATION Visitors can enjoy the charm of downtown Carmel's charm and the natural beauty of California's central coast while engaging in a variety of outdoor activities, including horseback riding; jogging, walking and bicycling along coastal bluffs; and fishing, kayaking, surfing or SCUBA diving off Monastery Beach. Several renowned golf courses and tennis clubs are also located nearby.

The Monterey Peninsula is unique in its combination of breathtaking natural resources and a multiplicity of cultural and entertainment possibilities. You can find something for every possible taste. For nature lovers, there is the diversity of mountain and sea, for picnicking, surfing, fishing, horseback riding, hiking, beach-combing, bird-watching, kayaking, scuba diving, tide-pooling, biking and more. If you want a man-made excitement, we have art galleries galore, excellent fine-art museums, local theater, outstanding restaurants, boutiques, a natural history and a childrens museum, a world-class aquarium, and that's just for starters. History buffs will have a field day exploring the adobes of Monterey. There's so much to do that you cannot possibly do it all in one visit, which means you will just have to come back again and again!

Nearby is the world famous 17 mile drive! A private toll road is located throughout the Pebble Beach and Del Monte Forest area of Carmel. It is one of the most beautiful sights to visit, with the landscapes of land and sea meeting each other in rocky magnificence.

Within this area are world class golf courses, such as the Pebble Beach Golf Links, The Links at Spanish Bay and Spyglass Hill Golf Course. Also to be seen is one of California's most photographed trees, the Lone Cypress. Many vantage stops are on the 17 mile drive with vistas that make you just gasp in awe.

In nearby Monterey:
Few places on earth can live up to their own mythology, but Monterey is a notable exception. No matter what you’ve heard or seen in feature films, nothing can prepare you for the jaw-dropping beauty along Monterey's fabled coast and village-like pedestrian thoroughfares. John Steinbeck was a frequent visitor, and drew considerable inspiration from area landmarks including Cannery Row, which he helped to immortalize in his novel of the same name. Today, restaurants, boutiques and attractions like the Monterey Bay Aquarium have helped make Monterey a favorite destination for visitors from around the world.

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Beach or lakeside relaxation

Getting There

Car is not necessary

Availability

Last updated on May 14, 2014
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Rates

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DatesNightlyWeeklyMonthlyMinimum Stay
Jun 1 - Aug 31, 2014
SUMMER**
$5,5001 Month
Sep 1 - Oct 31, 2014
FALL**
$5,0001 Month
Nov 1 - Feb 28, 2015
WINTER**
$4,5001 Month
All other dates
$4,5001 Month
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Additional notes from the manager

** For full rates and rental terms, please see our website or give us a call.
** Some fees and taxes apply in addition to the base rates.
** 1 month minimum rental requirement per city of Carmel. Shorter terms may be available with a pro-rated 30 day exclusive right to rent contract. Please inquire directly.
** Save $500-$1000 when booking within 30-60 days of arrival! (pending owner's approval) Inquire directly for the best deals. 831-373-7103

Amenities

General
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Fireplace
  • Linens Provided
  • Central heating
  • Housekeeping Optional
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
Phone / Internet
  • Internet Access
  • Telephone
Property Features
  • Parking
Kitchen
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Microwave
  • Grill
  • Dishwasher
  • Blender
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer
  • Stove or Oven
Entertainment
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo or CD player
  • Satellite or cable TV
Outdoor
  • Porch
  • Deck
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Garden
  • Patio
Suitability
  • Pet friendly - yes
  • Smoking allowed - no
  • Suitable for children - ask
  • Suitable for the elderly - yes
  • Wheelchair accessible - ask
Living space
  • 1250 square feet

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