Welcome to “Carmel Seahorse” in beautiful Carmel-by-the-Sea
Carmel’s “Seahorse” by-the-Sea” combines upscale elegance with casual livability in a spacious 3-story, fully furnished home. Seahorse offers a wonderful setting for family gatherings, couples traveling together, or anyone who wishes to pamper themselves with a stay only four blocks from beautiful Carmel Beach.
Seahorse comfortably accommodates a large family. The home provides vacationers with four (4) bedrooms plus a bonus room and 3.5 baths in a tastefully designed and furnished 2398 square feet dwelling. You will find yourself in a beautifully landscaped and forested neighborhood, within walking distance of Carmel-by-the-Sea’s shops, galleries and restaurants – and yes, just four (4) blocks from the Pacific Ocean.
Approaching Carmel Seahorse, a short flight of stairs guides guests through a garden, beneath a California Live Oak and Monterey Pine. A Carmel stone walkway and just a few more steps lead to a porch and balcony extending the full length of the second story.
Entering Seahorse through it’s double-doors, guests step into a foyer that opens to a tastefully decorated great room. Rich fall colors are used in the handsome traditional furnishings that include a chocolate-colored sectional sofa and large dining table. Spacious, sumptuous and comfortable, the great room, with its hardwood floors, plantation shutters and limestone gas fireplace, is an ideal setting for entertaining. The expandable mahogany wooden dining table comfortably seats eight (8). Gather friends and loved ones together for food, wine and sociable conversation.
Your family chef will enjoy Seahorse’s marvelous kitchen, with a large central island, four (4) stools, granite counter tops and Thomasville wooden cabinetry. The kitchen contains everything needed for preparing fantastic meals. A stainless steel gas range, double oven, side-by-side refrigerator, cookware, serving ware, dishes and table linens, is provided for your enjoyment.
Larger gatherings may also overflow to an enclosed deck with an abundance of flora, table and chairs for six (6), an umbrella and lounge chairs. A paved pathway leads from the deck to a fenced back yard garden.
Just off the great room is a den / bonus room stocked with books and a sleeper sofa that can comfortably sleep two (2) children. French doors behind a Shoji screen lead to the deck.
The house has 2 master suites – one on the third floor and one on the main floor. Both have king beds with luxury linens including comforters with duvets, throws and decorative pillows, gas fireplaces, wall-to-wall carpeting, walk-in closets. Shoji screens may be slid open to reveal the views out the windows. Relax in bed with flat-screen TVs and views out over rooftops to pine and oak trees in a nearby undeveloped canyon.
The third-story master has a desk for a computer, a reading chair and a wall of cabinets. The third-story master bath features Thomasville cabinetry and sand-colored tile, with a Jacuzzi tub for soaking or relaxing with the therapeutic jets.
The main floor master, has French doors that open to the deck, features a white four-poster bed with a chocolate and rust paisley duvet, white end tables and vanity and an upholstered bench. The second story master bathroom is similar to the one on the third story but with a large shower.
The ground level offers two bedrooms that make a great hide-a-ways for kids and adults. One bedroom has a King bed that can be converted to two (2) twin beds, and the second has a cream-colored trundle bed perfect for 2 children or adults. A full bathroom includes a tub/shower, a separate water closet and a laundry room with washer/dryer.
Park 2 cars in a double-car garage, which has space for bicycles; 2 cars can park in the driveway.
Your hosts have provided the services of Coast Estate Real Estate Property Management, Inc., a locally owned and operated company. Your Property Managers are available by cellular phone, text messaging and email during your visit.
Monthly rental rates are discounted to reflect that guests booking reservations of more than 28 days are required to pay Gas, Electric and Water Utilities in addition to the quoted rental rate.Get the full listing »