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Steps from the beach with an ocean view-a no smoking and or vaping property.

People3
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 900 sq ft
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

For a couple or small Family (sleeps 2 people comfortably) #0160

A view of the Monterey Bay and just steps away from charming Lovers Point… This 1920’s bungalow has been restored for the perfect vacation get-away. Experience old world charm, with today's comforts. Smoking and or vaping is not allowed on any portion of this property's interior or exterior at anytime

It is a quick drive to Pebble Beach golf courses and a beach bike ride to the Monterey Bay Aquarium. Walk just beyond your front porch to Lovers Point, one of the most desirable beaches on the bay with the beautifully restored Victorian Bath House Restaurant; wading pool; kayak, surfboard and bike rentals; jogging & bike path and sheltered white sand for sunbathing. Nature is at your doorstep as sea otter sightings and exploring tide pools are typical daytime activities. At sunset, grab a glass of wine, sit by the fire and enjoy the ocean view.

This Pueblo Revival styled beach bungalow is blocks from historical downtown Pacific Grove with its quant shops, restaurants, coffee houses, parks, library, museum and more.

Amenities include: fireplace, full kitchen with gourmet coffee, Large screen 3D TV, cable, wifi, washer/dryer, sleeps 2 people (one Queen, One Double sized beds), claw foot tub, back deck and garden, beach chairs & towels and more.

More Details

Owner
james white
Member since: 2012
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
17 June, 2018

About james white

I grew up on the Monterey Peninsula and always wanted to share my amazing childhood memories with my family. Now as an adult, visiting has become so much more. This beach house is our escape from the city and connection to nature.

james white purchased this bungalow in 2002

Why james white chose Pacific Grove

We love the untouched, historical nature of Pacific Grove. But truly the seaside location was key for us... We explore the tide pools looking for interesting creatures, jog along the shoreline trail and, well, everyone from this area has a least one family member who plays golf! Shopping for antiques and eating somewhere interesting are also factored into the day.

What makes this bungalow unique

There is always something to do on the Peninsula

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday bungalow in Pacific Grove in Monterey County

Property Type:
  • bungalow
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 900 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
  • You have to travel thru the main bedroom to get to the bathroom, which makes this location ideal for family's and very close friends.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 3
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
  • You have to travel thru the main bedroom to get to the bathroom, which makes this location ideal for family's and very close friends.
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
This house is perfect for a couple. It would also be suitable for a family with one or two children. The second bedroom with double bed is also the TV room and office.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Steps from the beach with an ocean view-a no smoking and or vaping property.
average rating of 4.888889 based on 99 reviews
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5

All the amenities in a great location

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful weekend hanging out in this great little rental and using it as home base. The place was equipped with everything we needed (including a coffee grinder, wine and beer!)We enjoyed the decor, and found the living room quite comfortable. We also prefer the TV not being the central feature of a home, so it worked great for us having it in the back bedroom. The weather was glorious our first day, and we loved hanging out in the sun on the back deck. As mentioned repeatedly by others, this would work for 4 guests who like being cozy with each other; the layout would make it difficult and a little cramped for 2 couples. It is great for 2, however. The 2 of us are on kind of different sleeping schedules, and there were enough ways to access the back bedroom, the bathroom, the outside, etc. that we could each do what we wanted without disturbing the other during our "alone" hours awake. We have stayed in vacation rentals in the Monterey Bay Area, and specifically near Asilomar Beach numerous times, but had never done a vacation rental this close to the heart of Pacific Grove. The location was absolutely terrific for easy, walking access to town, to Lover's Point, and to visit the harbor seals and their pups along the walking/bike path. It was a squeeze, but our Prius fit in the driveway, and we didn't move it from the time we arrived. We did a whale watching cruise, and took Lyft to get to the wharf. The humpbacks put on an unbelievable show for us... bested our Hawaiian whale watching tour by quite a lot. We also enjoyed the Natural History Museum a few blocks from the rental. We could have easily made meals in, given the amenities available, but chose to eat out. Had great breakfasts at Holly's and Aliotto's, great dinners at Wildfish and Fandango. Thank you, James! One fantastic Mother's Day!!

  • Review Submitted: 15-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Best review ever! My wife and I love the furniture too,,,, see you soon. james
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Henderson
4

Clean, quiet, and great place for a couples retreat.

  • 4 of 5

The owner was very helpful and communications were flawless. Everything you could ever hope for in a vacation rental, especially the well stocked kitchen.

  • Review Submitted: 14-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect place for a restful and fun vacation

  • 5 of 5

This lovely house is perfect in every sense. It is comfortable and has a well equiped kitchen. Nice fireplace for foggy mornings.

It is just steps from the water, nice walking trail and easy walking to fine dining. It is a very short drive to the tourist sites in Monterey like the aquarium, cannery row and the wharf. The 17 mile drive and Carmel are also close.

We'd love to come back.

  • Review Submitted: 05-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Charleston, SC
5

Beautiful Home with water views and walking distance to Lover’s Point

  • 5 of 5

Had a great time staying in Pacific Grove. I’ve stayed in Monterrey and Pebble before, but this was my first time here. You are walking distance to watering holes and restaurants and the water. Comfortable beds and a house with character. If the antiques bother you or the claw foot tub then I’d look elsewhere, but if you want a cottage with charm then look no further. I’d gladly stay again. Also for coffee and breakfast, I loved Crema. And if you want great Italian with a lovely owner couple, La Mia Cochina is down the street and amazing. Lobster ravioli and the Caprese... Mama Mia. All in all, a great place to spend a few days.

  • Review Submitted: 03-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

My favorite Pacific Grove property

  • 5 of 5

I've stayed all over PG for years, and this wonderful house is my new favorite. The location couldn't be better, it's generously stocked with anything you might need (the kitchen is superb) and James was wonderfully kind to deal with. Already planning our next trip back to this wonderful house!

  • Review Submitted: 29-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Location! Location! Location!

  • 4 of 5

My daughter and I stayed three nights on a recent mother/daughter trip. The owner was super accommodating and easy to work with. The house was lovingly cared for and perfectly located to enjoy all the area has to offer. I would mention, that while charming and quaint, the antique furnishings in the house are not comfortable for every day living. Also, the floor plan was just fine for two gals, but would not work well for two couples.

The ocean is out your front door and you can walk to the aquarium, Cannery Row , Pacific Grove shopping and a number of great restaurants.

  • Review Submitted: 13-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Barpub
The Bath House Restaurant
Nearest Restaurant
The Beach House Restaurant
Nearest Beach
Lover's Point
Car: recommended

Centrally located to Pebble Beach's AT&T (and many golf courses), Laguna Seca Racing, Cannery Row and the Aquarium, Monterey's Fishermen's Wharf, Carmel by the Sea and Big Sur. Or enjoy the neighborhood's beach, biking, walking trail, kayaking, beginner surf break, sea otters and more.

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Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Damage Deposit £150.58

Rates are subject to change based on special events. Not all special events will have the same rate quote for the night. A deposit of $200 is required to reserve the house. Cancellation for non special events is required 2 weeks in advance. Cancellation for special events requires a 30 day notification. Changes made within the time frames listed will forfeit a portion of the initial booking fee.

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