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3BR cottage in quiet Carmel forest

John is a superhost.

3BR cottage in quiet Carmel forest

7 guests3 bedrooms4 beds2 baths
7 guests
3 bedrooms
4 beds
2 baths
Entire home
You’ll have the house to yourself.
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the lockbox.
Sparkling clean
14 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
John is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.

Experience the relaxation and comfort of a charming cottage in a quiet Carmel pine forest. You'll enjoy ocean views in an elegantly furnished 3BR/2BA cottage. Convenient and close to downtown Carmel and beach in a secluded neighborhood.


Free parking on premises
Indoor fireplace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed
Bedroom 3
1 double bed,1 single bed



139 reviews
Spenser User Profile
June 2017
Great place, comfortable to hang out and walkable to everything in Carmel.
Tyler User Profile
January 2020
Amazing place. 10/10 would recommend to anyone going to Carmel.
Loan User Profile
December 2019
John's house was great. It felt very homey. One of the children's room (the one with a double bed) feels a bit old school, but other than that, the house has a "modern-countryside" look and feel to it. Nothing special, but simply clean and cozy. The kitchen has nice amenities and…
Michelle User Profile
November 2019
We had a wonderful family get away to celebrate a birthday in Carmel. We truly enjoyed our stay!! John’s home was spotless, comfortable and the location was absolutely perfect! Our kids (4 and 2) absolutely LOVED the bunk beds and our time spent at the beach and aquarium. We…
Micheal User Profile
November 2019
Could not have asked for a better place to stay or host to interact with. John was very responsive and sincere, and the home was great. I would definitely look at this place again if I am ever back in the area. Thanks John!
Jonah User Profile
October 2019
Perfect spot for our families for a quick weekend getaway. Lovely perch on the hillside with quick access to downtown Carmel. Our little boys also appreciated the easy access to the playground at the school around the corner. John was incredibly responsive and helpful as well.
Dominic User Profile
October 2019
Really cozy place near Carmel and walkable to all the restaurants, shops, and the beach!

Hosted by John

Palo Alto, CAJoined in March 2012
John User Profile
139 Reviews
John is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Love traveling with our family and staying in cool places on Airbnb. Weekends we get away to our cottage in Carmel, or visit the mountains, wine country, or up to SF. I'm a Silicon Valley professional and have also published nine books on Amazon, look me up. Favorite places to…
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The neighbourhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: After 3:00 p.m.
Checkout: 11:00 a.m.
Self check-in with lockbox
After 3:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m.

House Rules

  • No smoking
  • No parties or events