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Lovers Point Cottage; Aquarium Passes; Municipal Golf Course

Jill

Member since: 2000
Speaks: english
Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Jill

Member since: 2000
Speaks: english
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Calendar last updated:
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Lovers Point Cottage; Aquarium Passes; Municipal Golf Course

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

Pacific Grove Cottage Rental Photos and Description

1 Bedroom; 1 bath, sleeps 2

Located steps from Lovers Point, this cozy romantic retreat sleeps 2. Walk to the beach, town, or golf course, and be greeted by the small-town friendliness for which Pacific Grove is famous. The bike/pedestrian path follows the coastline from Pacific Grove to Fort Ord and is 75 steps from the cottage. The bike path takes you to the Aquarium, Cannery Row, and Fishermans Wharf with spectacular ocean vistas.. Excellent restaurants within walking distance.

The cottage is an easy drive to Carmel, Pebble Beach, and Monterey. A complimentary bottle of wine awaits your arrival and assorted beverages (coffee, tea, water)..

Cove by the sea, frolicking otters, long walks: See otters swimming in the surf; monarch butterflies landing in the trees; waves breaking against a sandy beach, seals calving at Hopkins Marine Station beach

Tranquility of Sea Foam Cottage: Leave your cares at the door. The cottage offers a tranquility that will restore your spirits. We offer an assortment of beverages, including coffee, tea, soda, waters, complimentary bottle of wine to help you settle in as well as paper products and all linens and kitchen equipment.

Restaurants, shops : Everything you need to stock your cottage within 10 minutes of the cottage. Walk 1 block to beach-side grill with clam chowder in sour dough bowls with spectacular views of the cove and the open sea beyond. Walk 3 blocks to LIghthouse Avenue where a myriad of restaurants and cafes await you along with little shops for browsing and boutiques with stylish clothes. Walk l mile to the Tin Cannery (outlets), the Aquarium, and Cannery Row which offer shopping, dining and exhibits.

The cottage has 7 steps from the curb to the front door and a slight, 4' rise from the sun room into the living room. The glass-enclosed, shower over tub has one grab bar.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Jill (Property Manager)
Member since: 2000
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 25, 2015

About Jill

I am a native of California and love the central and southern coasts. I love sharing our cottage with our wonderful guests.

Jill purchased this cottage in 1985

Why Jill chose Pacific Grove

I vacationed in Pacific Grove as a girl with my family. My husband learned Russian at the DLI. We loved the area and it kept calling to us.

What makes this cottage unique

The closeness of the water's edge and the friendliness of the residents make this an exceptional place to vacation and relax.

Guestbook comments from the manager

Sea foam Cottage is an oasis of light and air and a love of detail. The 4 of us loved it and could not possibly had a better visit. We adored the cottage, the way it looked and smelled and offered a home away from home. Your artistic flare is evident everywhere, Jill. We all home that you let us visit again next year in Sea Foam and Snug Harbor (106 1/2).
Mar 2014
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Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights
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Reviews

5
based on 44 traveler reviews

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Lovers Point Cottage; Aquarium Passes; Municipal Golf Course
average rating of 4.9772725 based on 55 reviews
Denver CO
5

Lovely cottage, wonderful getaway

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I spent 4 nights at Sea Foam Cottage and found it to be the perfect spot for exploring all that the area has to offer. Situated across the street from the beach, we enjoyed the lovely walk to Monterey and Cannery Row a few times. We also enjoyed the walkability to the main street where there are so many great shops and restaurants. Really, everything you could want is within walking distance to this sweet cottage. We loved all the Victorian homes. We also enjoyed Monterey's historic walking trail - wow, the epicenter of California history. Other sights we enjoyed included the 17 Mile Drive and Big Sur. The cottage is quaint, cozy, clean and well-equipped. We were pleasantly surprised that the bed was so comfortable and we both slept amazingly well. We appreciated the bottle of wine and the free passes to the Aquarium. The owners are very responsive and made everything so easy and pleasant. We loved discovering Pacific Grove. What an amazing place!

  • Submitted: Apr 8, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: HI C. and K. I'm so glad you enjoyed your stay. Thank you for writing to us and letting future guests know what they also might consider doing in the time you had. You must be in great shape to walk 6-8 miles every day. Please do return. We'd love to have you and thank you again for your note. I'm so glad you enjoyed the aquarium passes. Jill and Alan
5

Terrific Stay

  • 5 of 5

Over the past 40 years we have stayed in many places in the Monterey area: motels, hotels, B&Bs, etc and have to say that the Lovers Point Cottage was one of our best. The location is perfect for walks to the point and in both directions along the coastline path, as well as to town. It is on a lovely quiet street. And the On-street Parking was never a problem. Inside, the cottage was immaculate and so comfortable for us. Loved the kitchen which reminded me of my mothers kitchen many,many years ago. The living room is very comfortable as well as the bed, plush towels complement the great bath/shower. Thank you for the aquarium passes which we used twice! We would definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Apr 3, 2015
  • Stayed: Feb 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Chet: We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and the trip to the Aquarium and stroll around our lovely coast and downtown. I love our vintage stove with the griddle in the middle, too! I like cooking with gas. Thank you so much for writing. We appreciated your review very much and smiled as we read of your adventures. Do come back to Sea Foam Cottage! Jill and Alan
Lynchburg, VA
5

Perfection

  • 5 of 5

We just returned from our 5 day stay in this wonderful cottage. It was perfect. So inviting and felt like being at home. Being a VRBO rental owner myself, I could not have chosen a better location or home. The vintage stove was so cool, I even felt like I might cook something (but it was vacation!!). Everything was close by and easy to walk to. The surrounding homes were surprisingly quiet, despite how close they were. It was just a perfect place to relax and sight see whenever you wanted. The people in the town were super friendly. We loved the Aquarium and even got to see new born Seal pups on the beaches. I cannot say enough good things about the whole trip. It was also wonderful because I got to see my daughter who moved to the area in Oct 2013. I had not seen her since she left the east coast. We loved looking at the pictures, too, of the renovation of the house. We did a lot of that on our home in North Carolina we rent out. Once you stay in a home, you will never want to go back to a hotel again!!

Thanks for everything. I will definitely stay in this home again when I return to the West Coast!

Mickey and Kirt Chappelle

  • Submitted: Apr 1, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Mickey and Kirt: How nice of you to write so soon after your departure. We loved reading about your stay and agree that the cottage is very quiet and the people very friendly. "The Last Hometown" moniker is so apt for Pacific Grove. Please do come back. We'd love to have you. Jill and Alan
United States
5

Charming and clean cottage

  • 5 of 5

We loved our week in your charming, clean cottage. The location was perfect for long walks along the beautiful shoreline. We saw tons of birds, sea otters, harbor seals, whale spouts, backs and tails. We enjoyed your historic downtown area, with all the nice shops and great restaurants. Plus, the city is so clean and pretty with all the flowers and monarch butterflies.

The drive along Highway 1 to Big Sur was gorgeous.

The weather was lovely too. We watched sunrises and sunsets, saw fog roll in and out, and heard rain one night. We left with a bit of a tan.

We went to Mass at St. Angela's, attended an informative presentation on honey bees at the museum, and enjoyed the farmers market.

Thank you for the wine, coffee, and use of your aquarium passes. The aquarium is wonderful.

Most of all, thank you for trusting us with your cottage. We look forward to returning.

Art and Kristy

  • Submitted: Mar 23, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Art and Kristy: We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay and explored our wonderful little town. We are happy that you will return home with a tan! Do come again!
5

Warm and Wonderful

  • 5 of 5

We had another wonderful few days in this lovely cottage. Nothing was overlooked from the welcoming wine to the aquarium passes. We have been 3 times now and hope to return each year.

  • Submitted: Jan 30, 2015
  • Stayed: Jan 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for choosing Sea Foam Cottage again. It was a pleasure having you there and we are looking forward very much to your next visit to our fabulous coast. Warm regards, Jill and Alan
Foresthill, CA
5

Tranquility with Sparkle!

  • 5 of 5

Dear Jill and Alan,

Everything was delectable for our stay at Seafoam Cottage. We so appreciate the lovely bottle of wine, the extra beverage selections in the fridge, the candles in the fireplace, the chilled beer mug in the freezer and the passes to the aquarium. The Christmas tree in the window was delightful and the two on the mantle were gorgeous. The bedding is yummy. We both slept so very comfortably. Everything is perfect, including the parking and the short walk to Lover's Point.

BUT the very best part was the cottage itself. You have done an amazing job of blending today and yesteryear (loved looking at the re-furbish photos). Seafoam is tranquility with sparkle. Tasteful and subdued. A romantic adventure.

Seafoam Cottage is definitely on our list of favorites with regard to memories made and future plans.

And a note to perspective renters...This cottage is immaculate. You will want to bring your bedroom slippers because you will feel compelled (although not asked to do so) to remove your shoes so as to protect the beautiful oatmeal colored carpet...plus you will want to snuggle in because every inch of this home is inviting and comfy. ENJOY!

  • Submitted: Dec 29, 2014
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you! We loved having you there over the holiday. We are so happy you enjoyed your stay.

Map

Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Monterey
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
The Old Beach House, 1 block away
Nearest Golf
0.2 Miles
Pacific Grove Muni. Golf Coursehttp://golfclub
Nearest Motorway
5.5 Miles
Highway 1
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Beach House Restaurant
Nearest Ski
300 Miles
Lake Tahoe
Nearest Beach
100 Metres
Lovers Point
Car: not necessary

Across the street from the Pacific Grove Municipal Golf course. Six miles (15 minutes) from the Monterey Peninsula Airport; Seventy six miles (1.5 hours) from San Jose Airport; 2 hours from San Francisco Airport. Nestled within a community rich in sea life, safe, walkable streets, and charming avenues lined with Victorian cottages and unique shops. Approximately 15 minutes from Carmel by the Sea and 15 minutes from Pebble Beach and its world-class golf courses. The Monterey Bay Aquarium is one mile away, a nice walk from the cottage. Located on California's Central Coast, 100 steps from the Pacific ocean which is visible from the sun room at Sea Foam Cottage.

Other Activities: aquarium

Golf: Golf the local municipal course (across the street) or travel 15 minutes to world-class golf courses in Pebble Beach and in Monterey.

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Rates & Availability

From $175 Per night

Pacific Grove Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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2015
Jan 1 2015 - Dec 31 2015
3 night minimum stay
$175
$1,200
 
 
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3 night minimum stay
$175
$1,200
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $80
Refundable Sec. Deposit $200
Notes Paypal fees are paid by our guests.
If a payment is not made when due, without notice to you, we may treat the failure to pay as a cancellation by you of your reservation, may rent the unit to another person, and may deal with the advance rental payment as provided below under our cancellation agreement. Please ask for a copy when you make your inquiry. Cancellation less than 30 days forfeits dep
We ask for a $200 deposit to hold the cottage. This becomes your security deposit which is refunded promptly if there is no loss or damage to the cottage as detailed in our security deposit agreement. The balance is due 30 days before occupancy at which time an information letter providing the access code will be sent to our guests. We accept personal checks or Paypal with fees paid by guests.
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Amenities

Pacific Grove Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 800 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Golf Course Front ...
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View ...
  • Town
Theme:
  • Historic
  • Romantic
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Bottled Water
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking On Street
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • The bathroom has a shower over tub with sliding glass doors. Towels, fragrant soap, and paper products are provided.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Master Bedroom - 1 queen
  • The bedroom contains a queen-sized bed. The house sleeps 2.
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Binoculars
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 2 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Smoking not permitted. Pets are not permitted due to guests' allergies. Please do not ask.

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