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Lovely Home in Pacific Grove Retreat -

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 2 Bedrooms + Den, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4-5)

This cozy home away from home is located in the historic 'Retreat' area of Pacific Grove and is over a hundred years old. The recently remodeled home has beautiful wide-plank distressed hickory hardwood floors throughout. The front dutch-door opens to a bright and open floor plan. The vaulted-ceiling living room is well-appointed and has a working gas stove. French doors open off the living room to a sunny deck with gas BBQ. Everyone will find the kitchen area the hub of activity where you can enjoy a conversation and snack or watch one of the two wide-screen televisions with surround sound in the adjacent rooms. The first floor bedroom has a comfy queen-size sleigh bed, steps onto the back deck which looks out to Caledonia Park, and has a beautiful pastel mural painted by a local artist. An etched glass-paned pocket door closes off the den for privacy and the leather couch pulls out to a very comfortable queen-size bed. The full bath with claw-foot tub and shower is outfitted with bath soaps and luxurious towels & linens.

Upstairs is the master suite with walk-in closet, upholstered queen-size bed, soft linens, a full bathroom with claw-foot tub and separate shower. 42' flat screen TV with remote control. French doors open to the balcony where you can enjoy a morning coffee and newspaper. A quiet, stackable washer-dryer is on the top landing along with the home's hot-water heater. Central heat.

Wireless internet and cable tv available for your use. Ample street parking in front and back.

Keywords: Caledonia Park, Pacific Grove Municipal Golf Course nearby, Lover's Point Beach, walk to shopping, beach, Monterey Bay Aquarium

More Details

Owner
Bob
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
40%
Calendar last updated:
September 20, 2017

Why Bob chose Central Coast California

Pacific Grove is just an hour from our home but a weekend away in PG feels more like a longer vacation. We love to golf, love the Monterey Bay beaches and we enjoy the wide variety and selection of great restaurants in the area.

What makes this house unique

Toastie's is a great local breakfast & lunch restaurant and practically in our back yard. We walk over in the mornings for their great breakfasts and local flavor.

Amenities

Pacific Grove House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Golf Course View ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
General:
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Queen size Beds (2) , Sleep Sofa (1) Leather couch in the den converts to a comfortable queen size bed
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • 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
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
3 large flat-screen televisions with surround sound, gourmet kitchen with Wolf oven/range, gas BBQ

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(52 traveler reviews)

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Lovely Home in Pacific Grove Retreat -
average rating of 5.0 based on 52 reviews
Sammamish Washington
5

Comfortable, spotless, beautiful Pacific Grove home!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful week in this beautiful and very comfortable Pacific Grove home. It was the perfect location for attending car events in Carmel, Monterey and Pacific Grove for the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance week. Gourmet kitchen, two beautiful bedrooms, really comfortable living room and family room with large screen TVs. Great water pressure in the master shower upstairs, which we really appreciated, and everything was spotless. We walked 2 blocks to Lighthouse Avenue for restaurants ( and car events) and 2 blocks to Lovers Point for beach walks and fabulous Happy Hour dinners at the Beach House waterfront restaurant. You couldn't find a nicer place to stay. We hope to be back next year!

  • Submitted: Aug 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Escondido, CA
5

Comfortable, convenient, class

  • 5 of 5

Always love coming to this property!

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The Gorge
5

Perfect stay in PG!

  • 5 of 5

This house is beautiful! We visit PG every year and this year was the most relaxing and enjoyable visit we have experienced thanks to Bob's spacious house. This house house has been set up for comfort in all the details ... including the comfortable beds! We felt right at home. The location is quiet and within walking distance of everything, including the Aquarium. We look forward to visiting again!

  • Submitted: Nov 8, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Fresno, CA
5

Charming Caledonia Cottage

  • 5 of 5

Ambiance abounds in this charming Retreat Cottage in Pacific Grove! This was our 3rd stay at this lovely "home-away-from-home" and we look forward to our next visit. This is an exceptional home, that is meticulous and well appointed in every detail. Conveniently located in a quiet neighborhood across from Caledonia Park~this home offers a every amenity needed to enjoy your visit…Complete with a gourmet kitchen, luxury bedding and linens, beautiful furnishings and decor, large screen tv's, and gorgeous BBQ deck & patio to savor that morning cup of coffee, and enjoy an evening glass of wine. Pride of ownership is evident throughout this well loved and cared for home. Bob and Donna are kind and gracious hosts, and Sarah was there, as always, to greet us with her warm smile and cordial manner. We so appreciate the times we have shared as a family in this lovely "Cottage-by-the Sea"~Truly a gem in the very Heart of PG...

  • Submitted: Oct 5, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Loved this house!

  • 5 of 5

This home is absolutely lovely! It was immaculate. I am frequently uneasy staying anywhere as I get easily turned off by any small evidence of uncleanliness, but I felt so at home here as it was amazingly clean and very beautifully decorated. The beds and linens were wonderfully comfortable too! The washer and dryer were so quiet when they ran, and with them being right outside the bedroom, I worried when I threw the laundry in right before bedtime, but they ran so quiet, we never heard them. The area is so enchanting, we would love to come back and would stay here in a heartbeat!

  • Submitted: Sep 13, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Missoula, MT
5

Fantastic Home in Ideal Location

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our recent stay and couldn't have asked for a better location. The photos don't even do the home justice. There was ample space for our family with two children during the first part of our visit and friends the last weekend. The home was fully equipped with everything we could ask for, the linens were in excellent condition and the beds very comfortable. The washer and dryer was clean and so handy to have. We've stayed in a number of vacation rentals and the pride of ownership in this one really stands out. It was unseasonably warm so we slept with our windows open and the neighborhood was very quiet. The recommendation book provided by Bob and Donna was very nice to have and we found the restaurants within walking distance to be excellent with very friendly service. The home is located adjacent to a park and within a short walk to the beach. There was nothing we needed that the home didn't have. Excellent attention to details and traveler needs. We look forward to staying here again and thank the owners for presenting such a fantastic vacation rental for our family.

  • Submitted: Aug 29, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
6 Miles
Monterey Regional Airport (MRY / KMRY
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
Beach House at Lover's Point
Nearest Golf
1.2 Miles
Pacific Grove Municipal Golf Links
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Red House Cafe
Nearest Beach
0.2 Miles
Lover's Point Beach
Car: recommended

Close to Pacific Grove Municipal Golf Links, Caledonia Park, Lover's Point Beach, the Monterey Bay Aquarium and Cannery Row. Nearby are walking/bike riding paths, Asilomar Beach.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Damage Deposit $500

Please contact the owner to get more information on the rates as they may vary according to the season and events such as the AT&T National Pro-Am

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