This is an adult property that does not allow children or pets, and only has 5 or 6 rooms for rental. It's on the beach, kind of. There are three levels of the property. The first floor is parking, exercise room and storage (garage parking for the owners). The second floor contains the guest rooms. The third floor is where the owners live. We have stayed here 3 times. The first time was fabulous. We told everyone how great it was, and not a bad price in the off season. The second time was good, and the third time was ok. The highlight of the stay is the daily breakfast/goodie basket left the evening before, and the turn down service, if you aren't there. You walk back into a room with music quietly playing, dim lights, the bed turned down - an atmosphere for romance. The amenities in the room are really nice, and well thought out. The trade off has been with each visit we have had more problems w/ those living there than other guests. You can hear their television, their phone ringing, their conversations depending on the room they are in, their alarm clock going off far earlier than we want to get up, their garage door opening and closing, them walking across the floor, cabinets closing, closets closing, drawers closing. All of this - and they are upstairs - not next door. We went out for dinner and come back to no parking, as there are only enough allotted spaces for guests and the entry to the garage. So we had to straddle the front and side street (watch out for NO PARKING signs), only to find out our space was taken by someone visiting the owners, and left late that night. Heard that too. The pix they posted aren't exact, and some digital liberty was taken with them. It's surrounded by small older beach houses that are mostly rentals. They also don't inform you of how to get access to your room since they closed the hotel property where you used to check in at. I appreciate the fact that the owners can be on hand in the event of an emergency, and keep an eye out for the property. But each time we had a problem - it wasn't with another guest. And they didn't seem overly concerned about it at all. So we aren't going back.
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