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Centrally Located Cozy & Private Guest Cottage

Bedrooms 1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights


Minimum Stay
2 nights

About the property

This guest cottage is a few minutes walk to downtown and has convenient access to Highway 1, which is 1 minute up the road. The guest house is quiet and private. Includes 2 Aquarium passes & free wifi. 5 Minutes to Carmel, Pebble Beach & 6 golf courses

There is also a studio attached to the garage with a kitchenette and a queen murphy bed (sleeps 2). This can be rented as a package with the guest house for an additional $150 per night. Perfect separate space for kids, grandparents, etc.

Property Manager
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within 12 hours
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Calendar last updated:
February 21, 2017


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(29 traveler reviews)

Centrally Located Cozy & Private Guest Cottage
average rating of 4.827586 based on 29 reviews

Just right!

  • 5 of 5

Great location... Close driving to all Monterey attractions. The cottage is quiet and peaceful. We found it to be perfect. The patio is enclosed and safe for our young son to play outside. Everything was just as described. We only wish we could have stayed longer. Thank you!

  • Submitted: Oct 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The perfect place to stay in Monterey!

  • 5 of 5

Spotless, private, fully equipped cottage in a great location that felt like home!

Highly recommend this rental.

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Clean, private and perfect location

  • 5 of 5

Our stay was very pleasant!... At first I was surprised to find out it was a guest house of another property , and thought we were going to have to share green amenities but The man living in the main house is not there much, so it felt pretty private after all.

The place is clean with nice mature views to courtyard and garden areas. Fully equipped ( which is great with kids). The aquarium tiquets were very handy!

The owner was very helpful and understanding of a couple requests (and forgotten items!)... Overall I highly recommend this place! The location is very desirable, close to shopping , walkable distances to main areas in Town and freeway only 5 min away! Couldn't get better :)

  • Submitted: May 13, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place to stay

  • 4 of 5

After decades of staying in hotels while in Monterey, we now have a feel for what living there would be like - and it's a wonderful new perspective. Quaint, comfortable, quiet and private, the cottage is also very well located. The fact that our dog was allowed completed the overall delightful family experience.

  • Submitted: Apr 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Clean, comfortable and well located

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our weekend stay in this comfortable, tasteful cottage. Though it's located off a main street, it's surprisingly secluded. It was clean and well kept. The kitchen is nice and functional, but you need to bring anything you want to cook - there are few spices or things like measuring spoons. There is a nice sound system, but the DVD was a bit older and didn't take a newer DVD. It was an easy drive from the place to downtown and restaurants - you definitely need a car to get around. We enjoyed the complimentary passes to the aquarium. We'd definitely stay there again.

  • Submitted: Mar 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed the cottage especially that we could bring our 4 legged friends and to visit with our new grandson. It was the perfect location and the cottage was extremely clean. The only suggestion I would have would be to fix or replace the stove/oven and the microwave. Thank you we enjoyed our stay.

  • Submitted: Feb 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
5 Miles
Monterey Regional Airport
Nearest Motorway
0.6 Miles
Highway 1
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Monterey State Beach
Car: recommended

Monterey and the surrounding areas (Carmel, Big Sur, etc) are some of the most scenic locations in California. The area has big city amenities without the congestion. There is a multitude of leisure activities to discover in this area - Cannery Row, the world renowned Monterey Bay Aquarium, Pebble Beach & the 17 Mile Drive, Wineries & Hiking, Scenic Highway 1. Annual events include the Concours D'Elegance, Moto GP, Pebble Beach Pro-AM golf tournament, Cherry's Jubilee, Jazz & Blues Festivals, etc.


Rates & Availability

Monterey Cottage Rental Rates

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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $150 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $50
Pet Fee $25

The guest house alone is suitable for 4 people (2 in bedroom, 2 on sofa bed). Parties larger than 4 people would necessitate booking of the optional studio space which sleeps 2 more and has its own bathroom ($150 per night extra)

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Monterey Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 800 sq. ft.
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Broadband Access
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Mobile Phone ...
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6
  • Queen size Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Double sleeper sofa sleeps 2, Murphy Beds (1) Murphy bed is in optional adjacent studio space
  • CD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • alternative lifestyle
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • tennis
There is a small studio space that can be rented as a package with the guest house for an addtional $150 per night. It can accommodate two in a queen size murphy bed.

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