Carmel House Rental Photos and Description
3 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, sleeps 6
It's a five minute stroll from DragonsFyreto the stunning Carmel Beach and downtown – both just three short blocks away. Cycle paths abound as do hidden beach pathways, foot bridges and cobblestone terraces for afternoon walks. Listen to the roar of the ocean in the near distance. Visit the owner's website to see a stunning 3D virtual tour of DragonsFyre in dappled sunlight and floodlit at night.
DragonsFyre is available monthly plus utilities, weekly cleanings and security deposits.DragonsFyre, an executive vacation rental, has a dog-friendly, fenced Zen fire garden withdragons. An outside hot and cold shower helps with sandy dogs, kids and surfers.
DragonsFyre sleeps six Guests in four beds - 3 bedrooms & 2.5 bathrooms on three floors.
Relax in the outdoor luxury spa with fountain and lights under a Zen pagoda. Enjoy drinks around the sunken gas fire pit with seating for ten. A waterfall gurgles above koi ponds that glow at night with underwater lighting. Small buddha gardens spread out amongst seven reading benches of stone and teak. A carved wooden-bridge arcs over the butterfly pit as a granite fountain gurgles nearby. The home, suitable for kids and teens, comes equipped with surf gear and bikes. The garage, driveway and street provides parking for three vehicles.
Architect Allan Turpin's classic eyebrow-windows frame DragonsFyre,cresting the quiet oak knoll of Lopez Avenue. With no through traffic, it's well suited for Guests seeking privacy or with children. A paparazzi rear gate exits toThe Jane Powers Walkway leading toLopez Avenue and Palou Street.
Under moonlight, DragonsFyre glows softly amongst the bamboo hedges, Out front, sea logs abut the street. A stone bowl carved with dragons, rests in the front garden alongside a historic gate with a goat bell and wrought iron ship's nails.
Stone steps lead past wrought iron railings which frame a flagstone entry way. A fountain gurgles beside stone and teak benches. An arched door opens onto the home's foyer and powder bathroom.
DragonsFyre boasts a compact chef's kitchen with Viking range, Sub Zerorefrigerator and appliances. There's a BBQ in the rear garden for enthusiasts. The sunny breakfast nook has table seating for six.
The kitchen counter with stool has laptop power and telephone with international calling plan and wireless broadband. Cell coverage is good.
In the Great Room, there's a warming gas/wood burning fireplace. Raised ceilings with original artwork frame the house dragon perched on the rafters above. A love seat with an Alpaca throw snuggles opposite the fireplace, 42' plasma HDTV and BluRay HD-DVD. There's a chaise-longue for loungers and a big easy chair for chief executives.
The dining area seats six on a glass circular table. There's oak floors and rugs throughout the ground floor. On the way upstairs, Cuban canvases hang on the wooden stairwell. There's warm carpeting upstairs for the two Guest bedrooms and bathroom.
The master bedroom on the ground floor has a Tempur-Pedic deluxe queen mattress, a HDTV, four oversized windows, an ensuite Jacuzzi, a travertine glass shower, dual granite sinks and mirrors, a toilet room and a walk-in closet.
Upstairs, there's a bathroom with a glass and travertine shower and two Guest bedrooms. The queen Dragon Room has two bedside tables, a small walk-in closet with clothes shelves, hangers and ironing facilities. Four windows open to the dragons and waterfall in the garden outside. The Savannah Room, with ocean glimpses, boasts two double beds, bedside table and shared light. African art adorns the walls and ceilings. A small walk-in closet has ironing facilities, clothes shelves and hangers.
The downstairs laundry room opens to the single car garage. There's four mountain bikes, helmets and locks. A short surf board, a long surf board for beginners, two skim boards, two boogie boards, kites, frisbees, kid's sand toys, wine and beach hampers, foldable beach chairs, beach towels and a beach stroller are available. Please bring your own shortie wetsuits. A foldable wheelchair is available for car outings or for access via Kyota Bridge to the home's spa. For Guests with infants, even with the koi pond's wrought iron railings, garden supervision of all children is still required.
Golf Venues near Carmel: Golf Venues in Monterey County
There are approximately 24 golf courses in Monterey County of which 17 are open to the public.
Here's a brief list of the major golf venues:
Bayonet & Black Horse, Seaside, CA USA
Carmel Valley Ranch Golf Course, Carmel, CA USA
Del Monte Golf Course, Monterey, CA USA
Golf Club at Quail Lodge, Carmel Valley, CA USA
Laguna Seca Golf Ranch, Monterey, CA USA
Links at Spanish Bay, Pebble Beach, CA USA
Pacific Grove Golf Links, Pacific Grove, CA USA
Pasadera Country Club, Monterey, CA USA
Pebble Beach Golf Links, Pebble Beach, CA USA
Peter Hay Par Three, Pebble Beach, CA USA
Poppy Hills Golf Course, Pebble Beach, CA USA
Rancho Cañada Golf Club, Carmel, CA USA
- children welcome
- pets considered
- wheelchair accessible
- suitable for elderly or infirm
- non smoking only
- Low Allergen Environment
About Paul Falworth, Owner
DragonsFyre is my personal retreat to recharge my karma. I love walking my Siberian Husky and enjoying the fresh ocean air in Carmel. There's no better place.
Paul Falworth, Owner purchased this house in 1999
Why Paul Falworth, Owner chose Carmel
DragonsFyre showcases my travels in Tibet, Nepal, Japan, India and throughout South East Asia with my collection of dragons - sculptures, paintings & carvings. This nestled amongst the oak trees is within quick walking distance of the beach & town.
What makes this house unique
With the luxury spa under a Japanese pagoda, you can soothe away your aches. Peace at last amongst a serene setting in the rear garden with waterfall, pond and even an arched wooden bridge.
Guestbook comments from the owner
"The entire family, dogs and all had a wonderful time in your beautiful home. We look forward to our next trip and staying at your home if possible. I would recommend it to any of my friends that are looking to have a relaxing time in Carmel."