Beautiful main house, sleeps 8, w/ optional guest house, sleeps 4, for additional sleeping accommodations, 2 hot tubs, exercise room, sunshine galore, lots of amenities! Recently remodeled with wonderful furnishings and artwork, 3 bdrms, 2 baths in main house, 2 bdrms, 1.5 bath in guest house, on a generous acre of gated & landscaped grounds. Enjoy inside casual elegance, combined with outside sunshine and activities, for way more than just an ordinary vacation getaway.
Tucked away in the Monterey Sunbelt area, this spectacularly designed and furnished home, with great hiking and biking trails just steps outside the front doorway, provides a great way to integrate the best of both indoor and outdoor pleasures.
European furnishings, contemporary state-of-the-art lighting, gourmet kitchen with concrete counter tops, designer bedding, numerous tasteful art pieces, cozy library, & DSL wireless for staying in touch. There is a secret loft area in the main house for children to enjoy.
Outdoors you'll find front and back decks, a fire-pit for sitting around in the evening, great views, and direct access to 5,000 acres of park trails. The lupin covered hillsides in springtime are an amazing natural wonder. Watching the sun rise or set over the hills is a fabulous experience. There are hundreds of miles of bicycling trails for a casual biker or the most avid of mountain biking enthusiasts.
A short drive puts you at any of several beaches, wine tasting rooms, the Aquarium, Point Lobos, Big Sur, Carmel, Steinbeck House, Cannery Row, agricultural fields and vineyards, old California missions, the Laguna Seca Raceway, a plethora of restaurants, and numerous other activities. Return to the house for dining on the deck, getting into the spa, enjoying the sunset & star gazing. A truly unique house in a very unique setting.
Accommodations include the Main House which sleeps 8 (with 2 queen bedroom suites with their own connecting baths). Additional sleeping accommodations include a french fold-down queen bed (very comfortable), a sleeping sofa and a children's loft area (parental supervision recommended). Large hot tub for 6 people. There is also the detached Guest House which sleeps 4 (1 king size bed & 1 queen), 1.5 baths, exercise room, and hot tub for 2 overlooking the hills. All very private and secluded to provide an escape from the ordinary to the extraordinary. The Main House may be rented without the Guest House for smaller groups.
Excellent patios and decks all over the property for the perfect relaxing occasion. Sip a cool drink while enjoying the fire-pit on the back deck and chatting with friends & family. Sit on the upper stone patio in the late afternoon sun with views of the valley below. Enjoy the garden table in the front courtyard. Take a hike up the hill to the waiting bench for spectacular views.