Point Taken - Carmel, California
Point Taken - Carmel, California
Point Taken - Carmel, California
Point Taken - Carmel, California
Point Taken - Carmel, California
Point Taken - Carmel, California
Point Taken - Carmel, California
Point Taken - Carmel, California
Point Taken - Carmel, California
Point Taken - Carmel, California
Point Taken - Carmel, California
Point Taken - Carmel, California
Point Taken - Carmel, California
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Point Taken

3-9 Keys 3 Bedrooms 6 Guests 2 BathsView Amenities


Point Taken

Walk up to this perfectly landscaped home and enter this calming paradise. Near famous beaches, restaurants, and with easy access to main highways, Point Taken will provide the perfect sanctuary for a relaxing vacation near everything you love about California. The home combines classic touches with warm yet sophisticated design. With all of the updated amenities you could ask for, a quiet neighborhood, and beautiful rustic furnishings, this spacious home and casita has everything you need to enjoy your stay.

As you enter the main home, you will be greeted by vaulted wood ceilings. The rustic ambience welcomes you to feel at home as you settle in for a week of fun. Sleek wood floors lie throughout the living room, and complement the large stone fireplace. You will feel like you are in a luxury cabin ready to relax by the fire. Take a seat on the couch or arm chairs and take it all in as you relax after traveling or plan the week ahead.

The kitchen has everything you need to cook up a meal at home. It is decorated with rustic style and bright, neutral colors. The side door is an entrance into the yard, and also allows plenty of sunlight into the room.

When everything is ready to eat, take the meal to the dining room. The table is surrounded by windows and doors to the backyard bringing light into the space as well as beautiful views to appreciate while enjoying a home-cooked meal.

The home boasts three bedrooms. The master bedroom is in a separate casita, and has a king-size bed, desk area, and bathroom. The room is light with calming tones and natural sunlight through the large doors that fully open into the backyard oasis. The bathroom has a large walk-in shower adorned with Mediterranean-style tiling.

The other two bedrooms are part of the main house, and each have queen-size beds. One of the rooms is -en-suite. The second room has a desk area that looks over the yard as well as a private entrance to the yard through large French doors. Both bedrooms have soft tones and simple, relaxing décor.

The backyard has an expansive patio and will be an ideal place for everyone to enjoy together. Enjoy a meal or beach-inspired drink at the patio furniture and watch the sunset, or just enjoy the wonderful weather.

You will be walking distance to Carmel Bay and other amazing beaches and oceanfront views. Enjoy the local, fresh cuisine, state parks for beaches and recreation, and the amazing history of this area of California. Point Taken is the perfect home to relax in after an exciting day, or if you just want the ease of a quiet neighborhood close to everything. You are sure to enjoy your time here and make memories that last forever!

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Property Details


Private Residence with 1 level
3 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1650 square feet, 154 square meters


King, Queen, and Queen
6 guests maximum

Nearest airport

Monterey Airport
15 minutes by car


No Pets Allowed
Not Handicap Accessible

Activities of Interest

  • Arts
  • Golf
  • Hike
  • Shopping
  • Snow Skiing
  • Watersports
  • Wine Country
  • Monterey Bay Whale Watch (20 min drive) - Great company and knowledgable staff.
  • Monterey Bay Kayaks (15 min drive) - Kayak and standup paddleboard rentals, guided tours, classes and sales.
  • Monarch Grove Sanctuary (20 min drive) - Tour this volunteer run butterfly sanctuary.

Places of Interest

  • Carmel-by-the-Sea (6 min drive) - European-style village nestled above a picturesque white-sand beach where everything is within walking distance.
  • Seacliff State Beach (50 min drive) - A rugged and beautiful beach, where you may catch a glimpse of whales or dolphins right from the shore!
  • Mission San Carlos Borromeo de Carmelo (3 min drive) - See this stunning, authentic church built in 1797.


Alicia T.

April 2023


This is a comfortable home with a nice garden entrance, plenty of room for 6, and well located -- walking distance to 2 glorious beaches and a pleasant walk to the commercial center of Carmel. The beds are comfortable, plenty of towels, and a very nicely stocked kitchen (spices, pots). The separate cottage is very large and pleasant with a wonderful shower. It was as we expected, and very nice.”

Daniel D.

January 2022

Just What we needed!

What a wonderful and charming week! While we did spend some time in the surrounding town and take in some of the absolutely stunning coastal landscape, we found that we just wanted to stay most of the time at Point Taken! It was just two of us, so we stayed in the main house which had everything we needed, and didn't even need to use the casita. The landscaping is wonderful, home is comfortable, there's great wi-fi, and an a huge glowing fireplace to warm up to at night while streaming our favorite shows... ”

Robert P.

March 2020

Carmel Home was a perfect place to self-quarantine.

The timing of our visit was eerie, given it happened as California began to shut down. We ate out once a day the first 4 days and then had to eat at home. Point Taken is an absolutely lovely place in one of the most spectacular places on earth. It was our good fortune to be able to spend the first week of self-quarantine there. We walked once or twice a day. Point Taken is 2 blocks from the Pacific Ocean. It rained quite a bit, especially at night but we were able to get out at least twice a day.”