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Mickie Constantino

Member since: 2001
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Speaks: english

Bay View and City Lights Home, Garage in Old Monterey Bay ~ Perfect Location

12 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 28 nights

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Central Coast California House Rental Photos and Description

Gorgeous 2BR and 2BA Monterey Bay View Home, WIFI, everything you need

Enjoy our home, it has everything you need for a comfortable stay.

Please use echeck only. WIFI, Roku, Netflix, Keurig Coffee.

Ocean view and city lights in Old Monterey Bay. Walk to downtown and Fishermen's Wharf. Our home is beautifully furnished with hardwood floors throughout, many antiques, original art and Persian rug. It is a fully equipped home with everything you need. Its' perfect for a relaxing vacation, writer's haven or a temporary work assignment. Two master bedrooms offer you comfort and individual privacy. Included is a private garage, washer, dryer and private backyard. This home is bright, light and cheery! Located in the sun belt of Monterey our home has nicely manicured yards and a quiet neighborhood. The perfect place to enjoy the best of Monterey, better than a bed and breakfast.

Our home has 2 flat screen TVs, VCR, DVD, stereo, dishwasher, disposal, spacious kitchen. There’s WIFI, a fax/copy/printer and computer for your use, washer, dryer, gas log fireplace in brick with a raised hearth, hardwood floors, comfortable furnishings, bike, beach chairs and umbrella, patio furniture, two chaise lounges and a gas BBQ, chaise lounge.

Walking in Monterey is delightful whether it is to Downtown for the Tuesday Farmers Market, movies, dining, shopping or to Fishermans Wharf. Be sure to visit Monterey Bay Aquarium and Cannery Row as well.

As you stroll from the Aquarium to Lovers' point along the rugged Pacific Ocean coast you will pass the wonderful old Victorians facing the sea. If you like to walk, nearly everything is within your range. Bikers have miles and miles of sea coast to enjoy.

Drink in the blue waters of Monterey Bay's during the day and the lovely city lights at night.

More Details
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Mickie Constantino (Property Manager)
Member since: 2001
Call Manager
Speaks: english

About Mickie Constantino

Hi, Welcome to our home. We know you will enjoy your stay in beautiful Monterey Bay.

We love being in Monterey because the weather is always comfortable, there are so many things to do and wonderful great restaurants. Our family thinks this place is heaven. We have everything we need here in our home, so when we arrive we can just settle in for true enjoyment.

Mickie Constantino purchased this house in 1994

Why Mickie Constantino chose Central Coast California

Near the Presidio and Monterey Institute of International Studies. Please use echeck only.

What makes this house unique

If location is important, this is the place for you. It is near to everything, great restaurants, museums, ocean walks, incredible fresh fish and whale watching trips.

Guestbook comments from the manager

We loved our stay at your wonderful home. We would like to return next year and stay longer, one month was not enough.
Mar 2003
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based on 12 traveler reviews

Bay View and City Lights Home, Garage in Old Monterey Bay ~ Perfect Location
average rating of 5.0 based on 13 reviews

Lovely Home

  • 5 of 5

We arrived in June and leave October 31. Our 5 months here have been a wonderful experience. The pictures accurately reflect the character and furnishings of the home. It's comfortable and nicely furnished. The back yard is very private and the grill and patio furniture make that a nice space to use. Having a garage was also an asset.

The bedrooms are nicely sized with lots of closet space. The kitchen is cheery and has everything one needs for fixing meals. The fireplace was especially nice on cool foggy mornings when it was nice to just "take the chill" off.

My husband and I do enjoy walking and within 10-15 minutes could be at the wharf, Custom Plaza, the library, downtown Monterey, and the Art Museum. The walk uphill can be a bit daunting, but is certainly doable--I preferred a saunter to an aerobic experience but either works. During June, July, and through Labor Day there is a FREE trolley that would take us from downtown out to the Aquarium. Often we would walk out and take the trolley back downtown, pick up some groceries from Trader Joe's and then walk home.

This is a very comfortable, clean and well maintained property.

  • Submitted: Oct 23, 2008
  • Stayed: May 2008
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wonderful Vacation Home

  • 5 of 5

This is a a lovely home that shows much TLC. I have spent the past 7 summers in vacation rentals in Monterey. Mickies's home is the best cared for and best equipped I have stayed in. Mickie has thought of everything to make a vacation stay in Monterey perfect. The home is roomy and well appointed and matches the description perfectly. It is located in a quiet residential neighborhood, but has easy access to town and attractions.

I especially appreciated the cleaning service provided every two weeks. Having a garage was a wonderful perk for a Monterey home. It was so nice not to have to wipe mist off the windows each morning before I set out. I was overwhelmed by all the choices on the Direct TV and spoiled by the wonderful bed.

Mickie was very attentive to questions or problems and provided quick answers or sent the handy man to check things out right away.

The home is in a great location. During my stay I attend aquatic exercise classes at the Monterey Sports Center, line dance and watercolor classes at the senior center. The aquarium is a wonderful place to visit and on Saturday and Sunday nights during June & July when they have "evenings by the bay" with food and music from 6-8pm--a great time to visit when daytime crowds are gone. The Tuesday farmers market on Alvarado Street is a must. I love Point Lobos for hiking and tide pooling or just watching the sea.

The Monterey peninsula is such a wonderful place to explore at any season. It offers something for everyone: ocean and sea shore, art, theater, music, shopping, fine restaurants.

I was very comfortable here during my 6 week stay and plan on returning next summer for a longer stay.

  • Submitted: Aug 11, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Adorable home with amazing view in great location!

  • 5 of 5

This is indeed our home away from home. Do you want a well maintained, darling two bedroom, two bathroom home with a fantastic bay view, within walking distance of beautiful downtown Monterey and the wharf? We did and we found that and more.

This home comes with a gardner, housekeeper and an owner who takes pride in the property and is very responsive to any questions or needs. We didn't realize all of the added benefits this house provides. This home is in the sun belt. We spend many hours reading in the sunny, secluded back garden. The view of the bay during the day is always captivating but the lights across the bay at night are magical. We walk to the farmers' market, a movie theater, restaurants, the wharf, coffee shops, Cannery Row, beautiful beaches and either north or south on the 26 mile bike/hike trail along the coast. It is a short distance to Pacific Grove, Pebble Beach and Big Sur. We quietly hear taps from the Presidio at night and awake to the distant sound of seals in the morning.

Everything you could possibly need for a comfortable stay is here for your use. Everything you could ever need for a memorable experience is here for your discovery.

We encourage you to contact Mickie and make arrangements to stay in her home any other time than when we want to.

  • Submitted: Feb 12, 2014
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are pleased you will be returning next year. Thanks for taking such good care of our home and treating it like your own.
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Would recommend to any of my close friends!

  • 5 of 5

Mickie & Frank's home is just as they describe it; nicely furnished, clean & well maintained. It is just far enough away from the hub bub of the town but close enough to walk, if you can manage the hill on the way back up. The neighborhood is quiet, friendly & safe. We especially enjoyed the private patio, seeing the Bay from the front window & the sounds of the sea lions at night.

We enjoyed strolling along the water's edge & the sights & sounds of the sea. The seafood in the restaurants is much fresher than we are able to to find at home. Carmel is just a few miles away with all of its attractions.

Mickie & Frank are available & take care of any concerns immediately. The home is well stocked with the little things that one might forget to bring along. Our stay was a very pleasant experience!

  • Submitted: Sep 20, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so pleased you like our home!
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Redwood City, CA

Peaceful & easy

  • 5 of 5

I stayed here for two weeks during an intensive certificate program at Monterey Institute and the experience couldn't have been easier. The house is quiet, despite being attached to another dwelling, and all the amenities were perfect. It was so nice to have regular kitchen and laundry access as well as more space, for about the same price as a hotel. It is an easy downhill walk to town (yes, that means it's a somewhat more strenuous, but doable walk back up), and the environment was perfectly lovely. I wish I'd had more free time to enjoy the outdoor courtyard. Maybe next time...

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2013
  • Stayed: May 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are pleased you enjoyed your stay in our home. Please come again and stay longer.
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Paducah, KY


  • 5 of 5

Wonderful home for a 6 month sabbatical. Great location: walking distance to downtown and beach, short drive to aquarium, NPS, shopping. Home had all amenities necessary and then some! Beautiful yard and patio. Owners were very considerate and helpful. Would love to visit again! Thanks Mickie and Frank for everything.

  • Submitted: Oct 5, 2012
  • Stayed: Jan 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
5 Miles
Monterey Regional Airport
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Highway 1
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Miles
Nearest Beach
0.7 Miles
Monterey Beach
Car: recommended

Near the Presidio and Monterey Institute of International Studies.


Rates & Availability

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28 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Damage Insurance $79
Cleaning fee $135
Pet Fee $500

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. Please call Mickie for the possibility of bring your small dog with you, 408-464-7655

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Central Coast California House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1300 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Downtown
  • Ocean View ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • PC
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Desk with Apple desktop computer, All in one printer
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Flat screen TV, Lots of storage
  • Wonderful down comforters and down pillow. Comfy feather beds. Hotel quality linens. TV in Master bedroom.
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library ...
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • 4 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Housekeeper
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • luaus
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
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
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Need more space? You can also rent our 600 square foot, one bedroom apartment, which is located over the garages on the property. Please call for more information and availability. Sony Flat Panel TV

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