Pacific Grove House Rental Photos and Description
5 bedroom, 3 bath vacation home sleeps 11-13
**Good Thru Feb. 2015. Call for details**
Welcome to "Villa Escondido"!**
This 1925 Mediterranean-style 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.
You will be greeted by complimentary hors d'oeuvres and wine or sparkling cider, passes to the renowned Spa on the Plaza in Monterey, tickets for a Scheid Winery tasting in Carmel, and a basket of local information. An assigned concierge vacation house manager is available to assist you during your stay. Spa amenities, plush bathrobes and luxury towels and provided in the bathrooms.
Enter at the side of the house 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, at the front of the house, is a wonderful space for large gatherings, with light-filled windows that face the bay, hardwood floors, a gas fireplace and a window seat. Furnishings include 2 contemporary beige couches, an easy chair, a dark wood coffee table and matching end tables, a striped 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. Greenery filled, it is furnished with 4 wicker chairs around a glass-topped table.
The bright, cheery kitchen has granite countertops, tile floors, stainless steel appliances and a large central 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 and colorful flowers, 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 sea-foam green upholstered chairs can seat 12 (add chairs to seat 15).
A den with a wet bar has a 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 neutral-toned coverlets and comforters, 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 house. A charming alcove has a twin bed and built-in shelves holding a 40” HDTV, Blue Ray DVD player and video library.
The master – with gorgeous water views -- is unbelievably spacious and has a white wood king with 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 an aqua coverlet and white duvet comforter, 2 white side stands and seashell lamps and a tall white bureau.
A delightful dormer can accommodate 4 singles or a couple with children. It has a queen bed, a twin bed and a white wood trundle bed that sleeps one up and one down. 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
- pets not allowed
- pets considered
- children welcome
- non smoking only
- Long-term Renters Welcome
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.
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Guestbook comments from the manager
We celebrated my 40th birthday here with the best of friends. What a fun weekend at the Cali Roots Reggae festival. This area is beautiful and this home is fantastic. The memories made this weekend will be in my heart forever.