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Monterey Dunes Beachfront - Silicon Valley Best Kept Secret!!

People7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,500 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Monterey Dunes Colony Beachfront - Whitewater3

Monterey Dunes Colony Oceanfront, Beachfront

White Water3 - Monterey Bay, CA

Whitewater3 is: 1500 sq. ft. | 3 bedroom | 2 bath |

See what's new!

New flooring in the entrance, hallways, bathrooms, living room, dinning room and kitchen

New fridge & dish washer

New chimney inspection

New bathroom showers

New mini putting green in the courtyard

Are you searching for a secluded, natural habitats, and tranquil beach getaway that is within less than two hours from the Bay Area? Are you looking for a place that you can hear the ocean dance, see the rabbits hop around, and a place to rejuvenate by the tranquility of the sea? Pack your bags, your favorite drink and bring your family and friends to enjoy the natural setting of this exclusive Beachfront home. If you need multiple properties, also see and vrbo 483018 and vrbo 490119.

The rustic nature will blow you away!

The beach is only a 1 minute walk on the boardwalk connecting the home directly to the sand. The living room, dining room, kitchen and bedroom all offer panoramic views of the entire Monterey Bay. Celebrate your time together with dinners accompanied with spectacular sunsets over the pacific.

This gorgeous 3 bedroom, 2 bath beach house with fireplace, brand new floors, cozy dining with huge window, just 100 feet from the beach is yours to enjoy. A family of 6 adults or two families with kids will easily fit in this place. Families with young children can safely enjoy the gated patio areas. Lunch in the sun can be served with ease using the barbecue and outdoor dining area. Do as much cooking as you wish with fully equipped kitchen or order from a list of wonderful close-by restaurants (directory provided).

Come stay 7 nights and pay for only 6.

The home includes

- two flat screen

- TV sets with Roku

- DVD players

- WiFi

- fully equipped kitchen with pots and pans

- ocean view dinning with plate sets

- fully furnished bedrooms with sheets

- bathrooms with towels

Private Family Home.....An hour from Silicon Valley, close to Moss Landing, Phil's Fish Market, shops, fresh fruits markets, Monterey downtown and the city of Carmel, off Highway 1 in Castroville. When you want the best in getaway without the big cost but easy access, then come to White Water Beachfront, Oceanview sanctuary. Wash your stress away with the sounds of the waves and create everlasting memories!!!!

The great amenities are:

- heated swimming pool (open from April to October)

- hot tub

- four tennis courts

- volleyball court

- bocce court

- basketball court

Watch the Sunsets from your Living Room, Kitchen, Dining Room, Master Bed Room.

For reservation email the us or book online.

More Details

Owner
Violet
Member since: 2013
Speaks English, ibo
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
19 August, 2017

About Violet

I love to take long walks and spend time with nature without much interruptions. Monterey Dunes Colony Sand Beach is the perfect place to just do that. I love to leave lots of footprints in the sand and pick shells and sand dollars. I believe that great things should be shared to make it even greater. Come with me, your private paradise is awaiting your arrival!

Violet purchased this house in 2013

Why Violet chose California

I holidayed in this area years back with family and realized how precious and wonderful I felt. I decided that if I had the opportunity, I would like my immediate family to experience this best kept secret in Silicon Valley. Not only did I want to share with my family, but also with others. It is so great to have travelers express how wonderful and fortunate to experience this gorgeous beautiful oasis. It is my family and my pleasure. Come , experience and share. After all, what is life, if you don't share.

What makes this house unique

1. I can hear the ocean crashing from the kitchen, from the living room and from the bedrooms.

2. The appeal of all three places is LOCATION LOCATION and LOCATION. I can’t believe it is so close to silicon valley and the place is so exclusive, secluded and tranquil.

3. Unit is great size for multiple families

4. Very friendly for young kids due to gated community and patio.

5. Natural setting and privacy…when you are inside the property, you do not see neighbors at all.

6. Don't take my word for it, come see yourself, just like I did more than 20 years ago.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Dear Violet

We did not do hot tub or pool--but everyone (but me) went in the ocean! We had a fabulous time and will be very sad to leave in the morning. The crib was

perfect--thank you for arranging that.

Be well,



Susan
Aug 2014
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Castroville in Monterey County

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Brand new floor.
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , barnd new floor
  • The two bathroom has brand new flooring. Very bright and beachy feeling.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , Master with sand dunes and ocean view
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , 2nd master on the same floor with all the rooms
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed , 1 Cot , Great for guest. On the same floor as the rest of the rooms.
  • All the bedrooms are on same floor as the living room, kitchen and dining room. Cozy, comfy, beach theme.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace
  • Golf
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 2 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • Racquetball
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Come get away and really enjoy nature at its best - Monterey Sand Dunes Colony has it all. Well maintained private, secluded property made specially for those who want to enjoy serenity, comfort and ambience without the hassle. Come away with us and yet close by. Come leave your footprint in the sand beach and create everlasting memories!

Reviews

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Monterey Dunes Beachfront - Silicon Valley Best Kept Secret!!
average rating of 4.4166665 based on 64 reviews
5

Perfect location for family wanting time at the beach!

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay here so much that we looked up real estate in the Colony. Dare to dream! It is private, peaceful, and offers direct access to the beach which our whole family enjoyed. The home had plenty of sand toys for digging and building sand castles. We enjoyed having the ability to put the kids to bed and still socialize as adults (something a traditional hotel can't safely accommodate). The home was clean and had all of the amenities we could need. Some rooms smelled damp, but that may just be par for the course being so close to the ocean. We were a quick 20-30 minutes from Monterey's Cannery Row and downtown Carmel, respectively (a small price to pay for direct, private beach access). We all enjoyed our stay, and I would absolutely book this property again and have already recommended it to friends.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 23, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for being a great client and your recommendation to others. Look for to having back for your next vacation plans. Best, Violet
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4

Great place to stay for a great location!

  • 4 of 5

The home was very clean and perfectly located. Communiction with the owner was very easy and we had no issue with the home at all. Although the internet speed could be faster but we were on the beach - so it wasn't an issue for us.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Pleasanton, CA
4

Location, Location, Location.

  • 4 of 5

We had a great time. The place is in a great location - easy to get to and easy to get to Santa Cruz and Monterrey Bay for day trips. Just steps from the beach and amazing sunsets. Would have preferred it to be a bit cleaner. Carpets and runners are stained and it looked as it hadn't been dusted in a while. Nothing a good cleaning can't take care of. Overall we had a great time.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful family gathering!

  • 5 of 5

Felt at home!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 5, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

A wonderful spot on the coast!

  • 4 of 5

We had a lovely 3 nights here with our 12 year old kids and in-laws. It was perfect because there was something for all of us. The recreation center with basketball hoops and swimming pool was great for the kids and golf putting green and walks on the beach and beautiful sunsets were lovely for the rest of us. The only reason I did not give it 5 stars is that the TV situation was a big disappointment for my father-in-law as there is no live TV. That would be great if it could be provided. Also, it would be helpful if bar soap could be provided in the bathrooms. The house is a very good design for a family of 4 with grandparents as the master bedroom is on the other side of the house. Thanks for a great getaway.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 18, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location wa a great, house was ok.

  • 3 of 5

The location and beach was great. The house was a good size for a family of two. It was not as kept up as I would have hoped. The microwave handle was broke, it was not as clean as I'd hoped, and there were towels in the dryer that I had to put away when we got here.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 10, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Nellie, Thank you for choosing my place. I have replaced the microwave right away. I just changed my cleaning crew to make sure this doesn't happen to any of my future guests. Thanks for the feedback which is an opportunity to fix and make my place a pleasant place for my guests to enjoy. Best, Violet
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Car: necessary

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Castroville, USA

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Summer 2017
15 Jun 2017 - 18 Sep 2017
2 night minimum stay
£1,038
for 2 nights
From
£428
From
£514
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £43 per night, per additional guest
 
2017 Thanksgiving
22 Nov 2017 - 27 Nov 2017
4 night minimum stay
£2,427
for 4 nights
From
£557
From
£574
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £21 per night, per additional guest
 
Pre-Christmas SPECIAL!!!!
1 Dec 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
£695
for 2 nights
From
£257
 
 
Christmas
23 Dec 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
£1,090
for 2 nights
From
£454
From
£488
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£609
for 2 nights
From
£214
From
£334
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£5,847
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £146.82
Additional Guest Fee £19.42 per person per night

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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