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UNIQUE FAMILY HOME NESTLED IN THE REDWOODS WITH A VIEW

Cheryl

Advertiser since: 2011
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Speaks: english
Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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UNIQUE FAMILY HOME NESTLED IN THE REDWOODS WITH A VIEW

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

Big Sur House Rental Photos and Description

Two bedrooms, 1 full bathroom, 1 half bathroom, sleeps 4

This home sits on an 80 acre parcel that was homesteaded in 1913. The home itself was built in 1963 by our Grandparents using handhewn redwood beams that were harvested from the property. We are making this home available as a vacation rental. Relax in this peaceful setting as you listen to the year round creek. Stroll through the orchards and pick fresh oranges and apples. Read about our family history of those that braved the wild and wooly coast and made Big Sur their home for generations. The home is ideal as it is centrally located between Carmel and Big Sur. Play in Big Sur during the day and dine in world class restaurants in the evening in Monterey and Carmel. Because this home is located right off the main road year around access is no problem. The home has been recently updated yet still retains its original charm. Our online calendar is kept up to date so please check the calendar for availability.

Location, Location, Location:: The home is 3.9 miles from Highway 1 and is located on a ridgetop 1350 feet above the Pacific. The home offers beautiful views of the canyon and ocean and because of its location the home is generally above the fog lending itself to spectacular sunsets and sunny days while the coast can be covered in fog. Because of its central location it is a 30 minute drive south to to Big Sur along some of the most beautiful coastline in California and crosses the world famous Bixby Bridge. With so many activities to chose from in Big Sur your days will be filled. Want a romantic or indulgent dinner? Then a drive 30 minutes north to Carmel-By-The-Sea offers numerous restaurants with a wide variety to chose from with unique shops and numerous art gallerys as you stroll through its quaint town where Clint Eastwood once served as Mayor.

Nearby Activities:: Horse back ride at Andrew Molera State Park, hike the Los Padres National Forest on some of the most challenging trails. In Palo Colorado Canyon you can stroll along the redwood covered Mill Creek Redwood Preserve Trail or drive just four miles up the canyon to Botchers Gap where you have access to the Ventana Wilderness along the Skinner Ridge Trail. Golf at the world famous Pebble Beach Golf Links, wine taste in Carmel Valley, whale watch or kayack in the Monterey Bay or just stay home and enjoy the peace and relaxation that is the essence of Big Sur. Massage can be arranged right in the home.

Our Goal:: We are not in this to make a living, we are simply using the money to pay the taxes on the property to ensure that the legacy that our Great Grandparents left us will continue on for many generations to come, We have had many friends that have recommended their friends stay with us which gave us the idea of making this home available as a vacation rental. The upstairs bedroom has a queen sized bed, the downstairs bedroom has a queen sized bed and a double futon. We live nearby but your privacy will be our utmost concern.

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Cheryl (Owner)
Advertiser since: 2011
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Speaks: english

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Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights
Pay with confidence
Pay with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
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Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

Reviews

4.7
based on 29 traveler reviews

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Unique Family Home Nestled In The Redwoods with a View
average rating of 4.724138 based on 29 reviews
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Unique Family Home Nestled In The Redwoods with a View
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p916570
-+ 1-831-624-8287
Big Sur Central Coast California
Northwest Florida
5

Dreamy Comfortable Home

  • 5 of 5
I looked at this property before but opted for a 100 year old cabin closer to Hwy 1. I was to rebook the 100 year old place but the listing showed not available. I later found the site was not working. How lucky for my family of 4. We found this cabin to be much more accommodating and comfortable. This is a charming home cared for with love and pride. My husband and I spent a great amount of time on the deck overlooking the forest and ridge. Just being, listening to wildlife at night, watching the forest come alive in the mornings. The deck is large and comfortable, it pulled me like a magnet upon rising. My husband was drawn there when the sun set after our day trips to the various parks and towns. He is a star gazer and brought his portable telescope for viewing. He grilled steaks one night & declared he must have a gas grill just like it. The grown kids enjoyed the panoramic views from the rooms & wifi. They were up with the dawn bird watching, enjoying the ridge wake up. The kitchen is spacious, well stocked with a large separate dining room. We dined and played board games in the dining room. It's a perfect floor plan for families. We ran the roads somewhat. The parks and area are otherworldly beautiful. The same can be said about the ridge house. We enjoyed being right there and not always going. We did dine at the local tap house burger night and dined in Monterey as well as shopped. The Ridge is close to everything but far away to wrap yourself and your senses in tranquility and peace. Thank you Cheryl & Jake for your lovely hospitality. We will be back!
  • Submitted: Nov 10, 2014
  • Stayed: Nov 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Unique Family Home Nestled In The Redwoods with a View
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p916570
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Big Sur Central Coast California
Petaluma, Ca
5

A jewel in the forest...

  • 5 of 5
What a treat! I stayed here with my siblings for our annual hiking trip and I have to say it was perfect. The house was spotless, well equipped and in a beautiful setting. The road in can be daunting so we just planned our days so that we took one trip out in the morning and one trip back when the sun was setting. Truly a lovely home! Big Sur is one of the loveliest places on earth - how nice it is right in our own backyard!
  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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Unique Family Home Nestled In The Redwoods with a View
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p916570
-+ 1-831-624-8287
Big Sur Central Coast California
5

Unforgettable and unique!

  • 5 of 5
My family and I were thrilled and then sad upon leaving this wonderful place. We already miss it.
The drive up to the house is a little daunting but it would depend on each person if this is a negative. My wife grew apprehensive each time - but my daughter and I grew excited and felt like we were on a mysterious adventure climbing up into our little hideaway!

My wife then fell in love with the house, the peace, the fresh air and the serenity and mystery of the morning mist coming from the ocean and covering the redwoods while enjoying her coffee.
My daughter was thrilled at the wifi - while sitting by a warm fire while I played guitar softly.
If we lived here - we would feel like we had a secret that we hoped the world would never discover.
We cannot wait to return!
  • Submitted: Jun 14, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Unique Family Home Nestled In The Redwoods with a View
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Big Sur Central Coast California
Chesterton, Indiana
5

Father & Son Getaway

Father & Son Getaway
  • 5 of 5
Visited Big Sur with my sons for a getaway prior to my youngest son's wedding. The cabin was the perfect spot to stay for hiking and exploring the beautiful coast.
  • Submitted: Jun 6, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing
Owner's Response: Thanks for your kind comments, we're glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again!!

Jake and Cheryl Goetz
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Unique Family Home Nestled In The Redwoods with a View
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Big Sur Central Coast California
Denver, CO
5

Gorgeous Property! Very Nice Getaway

  • 5 of 5
The winding drive through the redwood forest lets you know that you are escaping from it all.
The house itself is beautiful, wonderfully laid out, wonderfully decorated with the owner's antiques and personal touches.
We wish we could have been there more and explored the property a bit more, but for us it was perfect.

If you want to be close enough to enjoy Big Sur/Carmel/Monterey, but get away from it at the end of the day, and have a beer on the porch surrounded by redwoods, this is your place!
  • Submitted: May 1, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
business
Unique Family Home Nestled In The Redwoods with a View
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p916570
-+ 1-831-624-8287
Big Sur Central Coast California
4

Secluded Getaway

  • 4 of 5
A very nice home, with excellent amenities. The pleasant owners live very close by. It is relatively secluded, and has a somewhat difficult uphill access, but not prohibitive. Close to many great state parks, Carmel and Monterey.
  • Submitted: Apr 27, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway

Map

Nearest Airport
24 Miles
Monterey Peninsula Airport (MRY)
Nearest Barpub
4 Miles
Rock Point Restaurant
Nearest Golf
16 Miles
Monterey/Pebble Beach
Nearest Train
15 Miles
Rio Road Amtrack Pickup
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
Highway 1
Nearest Restaurant
4 Miles
Rocky Point Restaurant
Nearest Beach
6 Miles
Garrapata Beach
Car: necessary

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Rates & Availability

From $175 Per night

Big Sur House Rental Rates

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Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 11.0%
Notes Non-smoking and no pets due to our families allergies who still frequent the home.
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Amenities

Big Sur House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Mountain
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
General:
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • Books for Adults
  • DVD Player
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Binoculars
  • Large Cooler
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Small Cooler
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Sun Porch

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