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Dome House...Jewel in the Forest

1 bed, 2 bath Carmel home sleeps 4

View from Carabella's Theatre
View of living room from landing
Come and enjoy our Big Sur rustic, unique, creative, loving, peaceful 'Jewel in the Forest'! Conveniently located halfway between Carmel & Big Sur you will surely enjoy a spectacular drive along the spectacular Hwy 1 and then onto a serene and lovely forest road to arrive at this unique dome home nestled among the redwoods. We get plenty of sun most of the year even though we're in the forest. Close to amazing local hiking, shopping and some of the most beautiful beaches in the world. The area hosts many special events all year. Of course you may just want to relax and feel your connection to nature. This property is owned by local artist Sofanya where you might find her working in her studio or gallery.
In the dome you'll enjoy a bedroom loft with sunken tub, skylights to moon bathe, forest views, 2 bathrooms, futon in living room sleeps 2 more. The house is open so it's especially perfect and private for a couple. Enjoy a nap or read in the hammock while listening to the stream, or meditate in the garden while reading a book while visiting this 'Jewel in the Forest'.


Special Features

Linens & Towels Provided  
Credit Cards Accepted  
No Pets Allowed  
No Smoking Allowed  

Property Amenities

Linens Provided, Heated with Wood burning stove; Very comfy king size bed in the loft master bedroom along with a sunken tub!, Sleep Sofa /Futon in the living room, Full Kitchen : This is an open kitchen as the house is one large room other than the loft master bedroom. We have the basics in this rustic redwood home ....with a view and sounds of the forest from the kitchen are wonderful with windows all around. Everything you'll need to make some amazing meals!, Cooking Utensils : You'll have everything you'll need to make delicious meals, Refrigerator, Microwave, Deck/Patio : Front porch area gets quite a bit of sun part of the day. The view of the forest is peaceful and lovely. You may also want to relax down in the area by Carabella's Theatre., Redwood forest View : Halfway between Carmel & Big Sur of the coast we are located in a magical redwood forest with lots of sunlight coming through the open areas., Be sure to ask about our DVD library. No smoking inside house

Community Amenities

Pier Fishing, Hiking, Mountain Climbing, Rafting, Water Tubing, Groceries, ATM/Bank, Snorkeling, Hospital, Sailing, Surfing, Fishing, Cycling, Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling, Golf, Fly Fishing, Mountaineering, Mountain Biking, Massage Therapist, Beachcombing, Sight Seeing, Eco Tourism, Bird Watching, Scenic Drives, Live Theater, Marina, Winery Tours, Restaurants, Rock Climbing, Kayaking, Wildlife Viewing, Shopping, Health/Beauty Spa, Horseback Riding, Walking, Snorkeling/Diving, Whale Watching, This unique rustic dome home is in the peaceful redwood forest with lovely gardens, plenty of sun, sounds of the stream and birds. A beautiful drive and easy to get to as you meander down a magical forest road to arrive at The Dome House. Enjoy a peaceful stay here at 'The Jewel in the Forest'. If you like, you may even want to paint as owner/artist Sofanya enjoys leaving some art supplies out for visitors. We are conveniently located halfway between Carmel & Big Sur and 2 miles into the forest from the Coast Hwy 1. You can find many wonderful sites and activities both in Carmel and Big Sur and in between! The Rocky Pt Restaurant is just down the road and has one of the most spectacular views on the planet! You'll find lots of hiking, shopping, art galleries, excursions for whale watching and so much more. Also while visiting 'The Jewel' you might want to visit Sofanya in her studio or gallery also located on the property. She is known for her 'Essence Portraits' listed as one of the top 8 "things to do in Big Sur" in a website called "New Now Next". Please email or call for an appt or more info. www.sofanya.com or Essence Portraits by Sofanya on Facebook. If you're interested in an art class either private, as a couple or with family please make an appointment. Classes are 1-1.5 hrs and great creative fun! She also holds occasional concerts, art workshops and special events at 'Carabella's Theatre'. You may also be interested in renting the space for an event or retreat of your own! The theatre is a small stage and circle area surrounded by redwoods. With the stage lights and magical ambiance it is truly a delightful place for performance and any creativity. The property has several dwellings to choose from, each with their own unique rustic charm.

Rate Information

From $300 per night available nightly
(full rate table)

3 Month Availability Snapshot

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Additional Information

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