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Award Winning Historic Victorian/2 Blocks from Downtown, Ocean

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
2 nights

About the property

House, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4)

This beautiful Victorian received the 2004-2005 Award for best Pacific Grove historic home remodel from the Historical Society.

The perfectly restored home features two bedrooms (spaced for ultimate privacy with each

having access to their own bathrooms), a spacious and open living room/dining room combination as well as a custom designed kitchen, comfortable den, quaint backyard deck and a laundry room.

Stroll east a few blocks and find yourself among the downtown boutiques and stores and as well as many of the nearly 60 restaurants located in Pacific Grove. Travel west the same distance and you will be standing on the shore of majestic Monterey Bay.

Recreational opportunities (golf, biking, kayaking), shopping and dining experiences and sightseeing excursions (17 Mile Drive, Monterey Aquarium, Big Sur) are all within easy reach of Pacific Grove and the famous Monterey Peninsula.

(City of PG License # 0101)

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Owner
Gary Johnson
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
January 17, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

The description of the cottage matched our needs, and the location was perfect. We've never shared a rental with another couple before, and it worked very well for all of us. Having two bathrooms makes all the difference. It's a charming house in a quiet, but friendly neighborhood of similar homes. Everything inside is fresh, clean, and very well maintained.



We were busy every day and enjoyed evening strolls to the main part of town, just a few blocks away. Pacific Grove is our favorite location to stay anywhere on Monterey Bay. The Monterey Aquarium is spectacular, and the two guest passes are a welcome bonus, as you need to go more than once.



We will definitely recommend the cottage to our friends, and we hope to stay there again ourselves.
Sep 2011
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Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(51 traveler reviews)

Award Winning Historic Victorian/2 Blocks from Downtown, Ocean
average rating of 4.901961 based on 52 reviews
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BACK IN TIME

  • 5 of 5

This home is a very charming turn of the century experience. Comfortable beyond words we all loved it. Taste in decoration just great. A good place to sit and talk a wonderfully quite neighborhood. But at the same time close to all the attraction of the Monterey Bay, and Carmel. We are so happy we found this home and look forward to recommending to out friends and we want to return as well.

  • Submitted: Jan 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5 star

  • 5 of 5

Thank you Gary for sharing your cozy home.

  • Submitted: Dec 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
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Great historic home in Pacific Grove

  • 5 of 5

This home was not only in a great location but beautifully appointed. We have stayed in many vacation homes the last several years and this property is at the top of our list in comfort and location. It is located just a couple blocks away from all the charm of downtown Pacific Grove's shopping and restaurant district and an additional couple of blocks from Lover's Point. The house is immaculate and very well stocked in terms of the kitchen cookware. The beds and linens are excellent and when we had questions the owner, Gary Johnson, was very very helpful and prompt. Thank you Gary for sharing your beautiful home with visitors. We will be back!

Kevin and Brenda S

  • Submitted: Nov 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
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Charming Getaway Cottage

  • 5 of 5

We stayed for a weekend with another couple. Everything went pretty smoothly, from the initial request and throughout our stay. Gary was super responsive, and took care of the one tiny glitch so quickly it was like it never happened. The house is adorable, with a quirky, shabby chic decor, and well provisioned. We had everything we could possibly think of needing. The beds were comfortable and everything was sparkling clean. The location was great, too, in a quiet, residential neighborhood with many historic homes, and a fairly easy walk down to the ocean. It took us a leisurely 15-20 minutes to walk to the Monterey Aquarium/Cannery Row area. We would definitely book this property again, and recommend it without reservations for anyone looking for a quiet, comfortable place to call home for a few days.

  • Submitted: Nov 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
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Excellent house.

  • 5 of 5

The house was as advertised and was very accommodating. Very well appointed and great for a couples get-away. Within walking distance to downtown Pacific Grove. The owners were super easy to work with and were very responsive to all requests and inquiries. Will stay again if/when my travels bring me back to Monterey.

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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beautiful house, in a lovely location, it was just what we wanted.

  • 5 of 5

we spent 4 wonderful days in pacific grove and we loved gary and susan's house. it was clean, conveniently located within walking distance to restaurants and cafes in town. only 4 blocks from the water and a beautiful walk to monterey. the house has a nice deck in the back, great for relaxing, reading a book. could not have asked for anything more.

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Monterey
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
Hwy 101
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Lover's Point

Monterey Aquarium , whale watching cruises, AT&T Professional Golf Tourney,

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Rates & Availability

Pacific Grove House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$250
$1,500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
Cleaning $150
Tax Rate 10.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Pacific Grove House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Ocean View
  • Waterfront ...
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (2)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing

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