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3746 The Guest House

Beds/Baths

2 BR
1 BA

Walk to Town, Beach, Aquarium!

Age 12 and under.
Location: Pacific Grove
Sleeps 4

Beds

  • Queen 1
  • Full 1

Description

Welcome to “The Guest House”! Sleeps 4 adults.

Walk to the Monterey Bay Aquarium from this outstanding location. Ask our Reservationists about two days for the price of one admission tickets when you book this home!

The true Pacific Grove experience can be found at this historic cottage just a short block from the beach, which is also within easy 5-10 minute walking distance of the quaint downtown, restaurants and galleries of America’s Last Home Town as well as to Cannery Row, the Monterey Bay Aquarium and the Recreation Trail along the bay.

The 900-square-foot home known as the A.H. Hewitt & H.A. Walton House was originally built in 1915, but has been recently updated to provide modern conveniences while still keeping all of its Victorian era charm.

The two-bedroom, one-bath home features a white picket fence and brick steps to the front of the house, where a large living room and dining room with ocean views is the perfect place to gather around the Carmel stone gas fireplace to read, play games or watch the 42-inch HDTV. A modern heating and cooling system was recently installed, keeping the interior temperature just right no matter the weather.

The cottage is less than a 5-minute walk from the Monterey Bay Recreation Trail, and just a 10-minute walk to Cannery Row and the Monterey Bay Aquarium, or a 10-minute drive to 17-Mile Drive and beautiful Pebble Beach, or 15 minutes to shopping and dining in Carmel-by-the-Sea.

Upon your arrival you will be greeted with complimentary cheese and wine or sparkling cider, tickets for a wine tasting at Scheid Vineyards’ tasting room in downtown Carmel-by-the-Sea and a basket of local information. An assigned concierge vacation house manager is available to assist you during your stay. We have also provided spa amenities in the bathrooms, spa robes and beach gear.

The coastal eclectic style of the interiors combines vintage and modern elements for a casual vibe, with tones of blue and white predominating, in addition to easy-care pinewood floors, high ceilings, and original artwork and paintings throughout. An antique table with distressed finish provides a dining or game-playing area for up to six people.

The large galley kitchen features a vintage china cabinet as well as new appliances, including a five-burner gas stove. A laundry area with washer and dryer is available as well.

The deck behind the house is surrounded by a wood fence for privacy, and is an ideal place for barbecuing on a gas grill, or enjoying the afternoon sun around the patio table. The newly landscaped yard includes succulents, bougainvillea, flax and bamboo.

The master bedroom features a queen bed with an antique wooden headboard and white quilted bedspread. A second larger bedroom offers a full bed.

The newly updated bath has a shower with sunflower shower head, white subway tile walls and tile flooring.

Parking is available in the one-car garage, which also has room for beach gear and bicycles, and there is an additional parking space in the driveway.

See also Rates Notes for additional information about this property.

*As of May 28 2020 this home will become a monthly rental as per City of Pacific Grove's Measure M.
Pacific Grove Transient Use License #253

Amenities

GENERAL

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Quality Bedding & Towels
  • Catering or Chef Available
  • Complimentary Hors d'Oeuvres/Bev
  • Designer Décor and Furnishings
  • Fireplace: Gas
  • Garage for 1 car
  • Internet: High Speed Ethernet
  • Local Information/Brochures
  • Parking: Off Street
  • Pet Friendly - No
  • Spa Robes and Amenities
  • Washer and Dryer (Private)
  • Wine and Cheese
  • Wine Tasting Passes for 2

Geographic

  • 10 Min Drive: Pebble Beach
  • 10 Min Drive: Spanish Bay
  • 15 Min Drive: Carmel by the Sea
  • Area: Close to Town
  • Area: Quiet Residential
  • View: Bay/Ocean - Distant
  • View: Distant Ocean Views
  • Walking Distance: Bay Trail
  • Walking Distance: Beach Trail
  • Walking Distance: Cannery Row
  • Walking Distance: Downtown
  • Walking Distance: Lover's Point
  • Walking Distance: Restaurants
  • Walking Distance: Wharf/Marina

Entertainment Systems

  • Cable or Satellite TV
  • DVD Library
  • HDTV

Home Exterior/Outdoors

  • Beach Gear/Towels/Cooler/Chairs
  • Deck
  • Grill: Gas BBQ
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Porch

Availability

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#Night Available#Night Unavailable#Arrive Only#Depart Only
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Rates

DatesNightlyWeeklyMonthly
09/20/19 - 09/22/19$404
09/23/19 - 09/30/19$354$2,427
10/01/19 - 10/31/19$354$2,427$10,287
11/01/19 - 11/07/19$328$2,242
11/08/19 - 11/10/19$351
11/11/19 - 11/24/19$328$2,242
11/25/19 - 12/01/19$455$3,168
12/02/19 - 12/19/19$328$2,242
12/20/19 - 01/04/20$454$3,168
01/05/20 - 01/16/20$328$2,242
01/17/20 - 01/20/20$351
01/21/20 - 01/31/20$328$2,242
02/01/20 - 02/09/20$402$2,798
02/10/20 - 02/29/20$328$2,242
03/01/20 - 03/31/20$354$2,427$10,287
04/01/20 - 04/09/20$354$2,427
04/10/20 - 04/13/20$404
04/14/20 - 04/18/20$404
04/19/20 - 04/22/20$354
04/23/20 - 04/26/20$404
04/27/20 - 04/30/20$354
05/01/20 - 05/21/20$354$2,427
05/22/20 - 05/25/20$404
05/26/20 - 05/31/20$354
06/01/20 - 06/30/20$5,293
07/01/20 - 07/31/20$5,818
If you are booking for a last minute stay, ask our Reservationist if there is a Last Minute Special available.**
**Last Minute Specials typically exclude holidays, special events and the summer season; specials cannot be combined; other exclusions may apply. Please call for details.

** Holidays & Special Events may have higher rates.
** Housekeeping, Processing and Property Protection fees and taxes are additional to the base rates.
** Guest stays of 30 days or more will also be responsible for utility charges (Electricity, Gas and Water), mid stay cleaning fees and a security deposit.
** Rates are subject to change and Owner approval.
** Total occupancy may affect rates: Rates may vary depending upon how many guests are occupying the home, including all infants and children.
**As of May 28 2020 this home will become a monthly rental as per City of Pacific Grove's Measure M.
** This home is managed by Sanctuary Vacation Rentals.

Location

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Reviews

Guests stayed in august 2019  ~ Reviewed on Homeaway ~ 5 out of 5 Stars

"My family and I had a wonderful stay at The Guest House. The location is ideal and the house was very comfortable and clean. We recommend it without reservation."

~ K. Cury - Los Angeles, ca

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Guests stayed in june 2019  ~ Reviewed on Homeaway ~ 5 out of 5 Stars

"Loved the property..its soo charming. My only feedback is that the bathroom could have some towel hangers and a little bigger shower :)"

~ K. Sriram - Saratoga, ca

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Guests stayed in june 2019  ~ Reviewed on Homeaway ~ 5 out of 5 Stars

"Charming small house that's a short walk to the aquarium, restaurants, Lover's Point, and the ocean. Really couldn't ask for a better location to walk to attractions. Despite that, plenty quiet and restful. One note -- the shower is quite small, so if that's important then this might not be a good fit."

~ J. Hanlon - oakland, ca

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Guests stayed in march 2018  ~ Reviewed on Homeaway ~ 4 out of 5 Stars

"Pacific Grove "take us away"!  Our Girls getaway was great. First a "BIG THANK YOU TO THE STAFF" very helpful and accommodating. The house is close to the beach and easy to find. The house is adorable, very clean, cute décor, the kitchen is well equipped.  Fireplace was welcoming, since it was raining. However, we were able to enjoy the quite, warm coziness even with the rain.  Would gladly recommend to our family and friends!  The downside, the driveway. The steep entry and tightness to getting in and out of your vehicle. We scraped our car frame trying to maneuver pulling out of driveway. My 2500 Ram would never have made it. It would be nice to know in advance to ensure someone does not bring an oversize vehicle. Thank you again for the Great Getaway and New Experience! We all would have loved to stay a full week."

~ R. D. Stoner - fresno, ca

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Guests stayed in december 2017  ~ Reviewed on Homeaway ~ 5 out of 5 Stars!

"LOVE THIS HOUSE!  The house was super cute and so incredibly well decorated and maintained! Everything was extremely high quality- even down to all the kitchen gadgets! The wine, cheese, and gift basket were totally thoughtful extra touches! Note to future guests- the bathroom is located between the 2 bedrooms, so anyone staying in the back little guest area (futon) would need to go through a bedroom to get to the bathroom.  Customer service is great as well. The oven was not working when we arrived. We understand that sometimes these things happen. A part needed to be ordered, so we ended up not being able to use it during our short stay. Sanctuary Vacation Rentals took great care of us to resolve this issue to our satisfaction. I highly recommend this company. We would love to be their guests again soon!"

~ N. Lin - henderson, nv

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Guests stayed in october 2017  ~ Reviewed on Homeaway ~ 5 out of 5 Stars!

"Beautifully maintained home with a great location!  We just enjoyed a great stay at this property! Finishes and amenities were all high quality. The property managers obviously take very good care of the house, all supplies were almost new and the house was spotless on arrival. The only disadvantage to the house is that it’s not toddler friendly with lots of beautiful breakables that needed to be put away for their own protection. Shower is also one of the smallest I’ve encountered but great water temp and pressure. All in all, would highly recommend to a group of adults or families with older children."

~ N. Ballin - San Francisco, ca

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Guests stayed in june 2017  ~ Reviewed on Homeaway ~ 5 out of 5 Stars!

"A magical slice of heaven!  We ended our California vacation with a stay at The Guest House after visiting San Fransisco, Napa, and Yosemite. After roughing it in Yosemite, we were looking forward to a nice, clean shower, and an early check in was accommodated, which was much appreciated. Upon arrival, we were delighted to find a bottle of wine and cheese and crackers. The house was impeccably clean and well stocked. Every kitchen gadget and utensil that you could imagine was provided. We were pleasantly surprised to find all of the comforts of home, including shampoo and body wash. We found all items in house to be clearly labeled, which was very helpful. The furnishings and decor of the home are straight out of a magazine. One thing that we loved about the home is that it comfortably accommodated our family of five. We have no need to stay in a large home, but a hotel room does not easily accommodate a family of five. Our three kids have repeatedly mentioned that our stay here was the highlight of the whole 10 day vacation. The location of the home is unmatched. We rented bikes for our whole stay and rode the bikes to the beach and Cannery Row. There are numerous shops and restaurants to enjoy. With the Monterey Coastal Trail across the street from the home, a picturesque adventure awaits! Our only complaint is that our stay was too short (we didn't want to leave), and we live across the country. That being said, another cross-country trip would be worth it to stay here again!"

~ S. Trocolli - marietta - ga

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Guests stayed in april 2017  ~ Reviewed on Homeaway ~ 5 out of 5 Stars!

"Wonderful place!  I really enjoyed my stay at The Guest House. What I liked about the place: convenient location; close to the water; very quiet; neighborhood feel; nice mix of the old and the new; new appliances; not touristy;very private deck; easy parking. I definitely would stay there again."

~ M. Smith - carmel, ca

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Bedding

Maximum occupancy: Home sleeps up to 4 adults.

Main level sleeping options:

Bedroom #1/Master Bedroom
Queen Bed

Bedroom #2
Full Bed

Note: The bathroom is accessed through each of the two bedrooms and has a standing shower.