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3618 Villa Escondido ~ Luxurious, Ocean Views, Just Steps to the Seashore

Sanctuary Vacation Rentals - Reservations

Member since: 2006
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Speaks: english
Sleeps13
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Sanctuary Vacation Rentals - Reservations

Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
May 26, 2015
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3618 Villa Escondido ~ Luxurious, Ocean Views, Just Steps to the Seashore

Sleeps13
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

Pacific Grove House Rental Photos and Description

5 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, Sleeps 13

Welcome to “Villa Escondido”!

**For more details about specials for this home, see the Sanctuary Vacation Rentals website or call our office directly.

This 1925 Mediterranean-style, 3452 square feet, 5-bedroom, 3-bath home is the epitome of luxury, with countless touches that make it a desirable site for a family reunion, a wedding party or multiple families vacationing together.

The home has views over rooftops to Monterey Bay and is only 1 block from the stunning shoreline. It is just minutes to the quaint downtown, Cannery Row and the Monterey Bay Aquarium.

Upon your arrival you will be greeted with complimentary hors d'oeuvres and wine or sparkling cider, passes to the renown Spa on the Plaza in downtown Monterey, tickets for a wine tasting at Scheid Vineyards’ tasting room in downtown Carmel-by-the-Sea and a basket of local information. An assigned concierge vacation house manager is available to assist you during your stay. We have also provided spa amenities in the bathrooms, spa robes and beach gear.

Enter through a weathered wooden gate that opens to a romantic courtyard and a columned veranda with 4 French-paned glass doors and a wooden door that is the entry. A spacious foyer opens to the kitchen on the left and a formal dining room on the right.

The living room is a wonderful space for large gatherings, with windows that face the bay, hardwood floors, a gas fireplace and a window seat. Furnishings include 2 contemporary beige couches, an easy chair, a coffee table and matching end tables, area rug and a wood console table with nautilus lamp. Coastal art completes the decor.

The adjacent sunroom, with its walls of glass and partial bay views, is a great spot for enjoying morning coffee at 4 wicker chairs around a glass-topped table.

The bright, cheery kitchen has granite countertops, tile floors, stainless steel appliances and a large island with a gas stovetop, a prep sink and 2 stools. Open shelving displays handsome dishes and glassware. Casual meals can be enjoyed at a white table with built-in seating and 2 chairs.

A fenced back yard, with mature trees, includes a brick patio with a table, chairs and a gas grill for dining al fresco.

The spacious dining room, with a wall of glass doors and built-in shelves displaying seashells, is the perfect setting for formal dinner parties or family meals. A long wooden table with upholstered chairs can seat 12-15.

A den with a wet bar has a queen sleeper sofa. A wood coffee table can be elevated for eating while watching shows or movies on a 50” HDTV with Blue Ray DVD.

A bedroom, which faces the back yard, has 2 twins (convertible to a king with Memory Foam topper) with luxury linens, 2 white side tables, sea-themed lamps, a table and chair.

An attractive bathroom, with old-fashioned black and white tiles, has a tub-shower combination.

The 2nd story is filled with unique touches seldom seen in newer homes. A charming alcove has a day bed that can sleep one and built-in shelves holding a 40” HDL TV, Blue Ray DVD and video library.

The master - with gorgeous water views - is unbelievably spacious and has a king bed, white end tables, sea urchin lamps, an electric fireplace, a chaise and a double-width window bed with sea-foam blue coverlets.

The luxury master bath has a deep soaking tub with shower, 2 sinks and a walk-in closet.

A 2nd upstairs bedroom has a white cottage queen with luxury linens, 2 white side stands and seashell lamps and a tall white bureau.

A delightful dormer room can accommodate up to 5 guests. It has a queen bed, a twin bed and a day bed with trundle. Other furnishings include an antique dresser, sea-themed lamps, white shag area rugs and whimsical mermaid pillows.

A bathroom with a tub-shower is available for the upstairs guest bedrooms.

One compact and 1 standard-sized car can be parked in the garage. There is a separate laundry room. Well behaved dogs are welcome.

See also Rates Notes for additional information about this property.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Sanctuary Vacation Rentals - Reservations (Property Manager)
Member since: 2006
Call Manager
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Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
May 26, 2015

About Sanctuary Vacation Rentals - Reservations

Sanctuary Vacation Rentals represents properties throughout Carmel, Pebble Beach, Pacific Grove, Carmel Highlands, and the Big Sur coastline. We combine fine resort accommodations and relaxed elegance with all the comforts of home.

Our properties are places that nurture and inspire and are located in one of the most beautiful, energizing places in the world, featuring the spectacular scenery of the Monterey Peninsula and the central coast of California. From historic old Monterey, to the Victorian charm of Pacific Grove, and the artists colony of Carmel-by-the-Sea, and the breathtaking scenery of Big Sur, generations of people have been rejuvenated by the breaking waves and sandy beaches here.

Our properties are designer furnished with relaxed elegance. Many homes feature the colors of the sea and take inspiration from the natural beauty of the surrounding areas.

Throughout Sanctuary’s vacation rentals, you’ll find comfortable beds with luxury linens, welcome beverages and hors d’oeurvres, spa robes and amenities, local wine tasting and spa passes, and a personal concierge to assist you in every way. Our homes feature chef’s dream kitchens and everything you’ll need to entertain in style. And many of our properties are pet friendly.

If you’re looking for a refreshing, relaxed stay in one of the most beautiful areas in the world– offering all the comforts of home, let Sanctuary Vacation Rentals help you discover your own sanctuary by the sea. Make your reservation today.

Video - What Makes Sanctuary Special? http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LwHiiuT8mh4

Guestbook comments from the manager

We had a wonderful stay! This is our fifth year for the six of us to vacation together and all of us agree the house was perfect.



The golfing, the sights and the shopping was fabulous. We found that the home was well located for all the activities we love.



We would love to return and feel Sanctuary Vacation Rentals will be where we go to when looking for other places to visit.



Thank you!
Sep 2014
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Sleeps13
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights
Book with confidence
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Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
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Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
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Reviews

5
based on 26 traveler reviews

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3618 Villa Escondido ~ Luxurious, Ocean Views, Just Steps to the Seashore
average rating of 5.0 based on 42 reviews
5

AMAZING

  • 5 of 5

We had 5 couples stay in the house and it fit us perfect. Everything was just beautiful. The decorations in the house were amazing. You had every kind of pot and dish that we would need while we were there. You supplied the towels and there was even body and hair soap. Everyone enjoyed the stay. It was so centrally located next to Pacific Grove and Canary Row. Loved every minute.

Everything was clean and in order. I can't wait to rent Villa Escondido again.

  • Submitted: May 10, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
5

Villa Escondido was great!

  • 5 of 5

We held a work retreat at Villa Escondido. The house was perfect for our needs. Clean, very comfortable and had all of the amenities we needed. We loved the fact that we could walk everywhere.

  • Submitted: Apr 17, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
5

Beautiful home, Wonderful location!

  • 5 of 5

This house is an absolutely BEAUTIFULLY appointed, renovated old home in Pacific Grove only 2 blocks from the ocean and a wonderful hiking/biking path along the coast. This is the first time we've rented a home that actually had the space as well as the glassware, dinnerware and silverware for a large group. The remodeled kitchen had every appliance you could imagine and made it easy to feed lots of people. Because we were so close to the beach and the main drag of Pacific Grove, there was lots of walking and biking done in place of driving. A trip to the store for something forgotten became an opportunity to get a little exercise and spend some quality time with loved ones. This is definitely the BEST home we have ever rented!!!

  • Submitted: Apr 11, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
5

Great home! Great location!

  • 5 of 5

Our prayer group had a wonderful time in your beautiful home. We laughed, talked, ate and yes, prayed. We love the various private areas where we could curl up & read or have a nice conversation. We loved the cozy throws & made good use of them. Thank you for all the lovely personal touches & the welcoming wine & cheese - it was a real treat.

  • Submitted: Mar 14, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
5

Fantastic and unique.

  • 5 of 5

Clean, tidy and comfortable. Felt very welcome. Wish we could have stayed longer!

  • Submitted: Feb 28, 2015
  • Stayed: Feb 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Acata, CA
5

Memorable 70th Birthday Celebration

  • 5 of 5

Villa Escondido provided a lovely setting for the celebration of my 70th birthday with my husband and our two daughters and families, nine of us altogether. The home is beautifully maintained and decorated and is very comfortable with plenty of room for a large group. My eleven year old granddaughter claimed the upstairs alcove as her place to sleep and hang out, and wasn't ready to go home when the time came. My oldest daughter and her husband cooked a delicious birthday dinner in the gourmet kitchen and served it in the spacious dining room. My younger daughter and husband ordered a delectable birthday cake from the Layers Bakery in Monterey. They were also the assigned cleanup crew after dinner.

On Sunday morning we all walked to the Aquarium where my eleven month old granddaughter was enthralled with the jelly fish. A couple of us also went kayaking in the bay early Sunday afternoon, and at three o'clock the men started watching the Super Bowl game in the den that was fully equipped with glassware and bar utensils. Drinks and snacks were served. We all gathered in the cosy kitchen later in evening to feast on leftovers. By the time we left on Monday morning everyone said they had a wonderful time and that I had rented an amazing house.

Sanctuary Forest provided excellent customer service, and I very highly recommend this property to others.

  • Submitted: Feb 8, 2015
  • Stayed: Jan 2015
  • Source: HomeAway

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Rates & Availability

From $360 Per night

Notes

  • If you are booking for a last minute stay, ask our Reservationist if there is a Last Minute Special available.**
    **Last Minute Specials typically exclude holidays, special events and the summer season; specials cannot be combined; other exclusions may apply. Please call for details.

    ** Holidays & Special Events may have higher rates.
    ** Some fees, security deposit and taxes may apply in addition to the base rates.
    ** PG&E gas and electricity are paid by guests for stays of 30 days or more.
    ** Rates are subject to change and Owner approval.
    ** Total occupancy may affect rates: Rates may vary depending upon how many guests are occupying the home, including all infants and children.
    ** See more info at sanctuaryvacationrentals.com or call 831-373-7103.
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Amenities

Pacific Grove House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Catering available
Floor Area:
  • 3452 sq. ft.
  • 2 stories
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Ocean View
  • Village
  • Water View
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 13
  • 2 King beds, 2 Queen beds, 4 Twin beds, 1 Sofa Bed bed, 1 Other bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

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