Sunrise to Breathtaking Sunset on the Monterey Bay

With its incredible coastal location, The Dunes offers leisure opportunities galore. Fort Ord National Monument Public Lands has 7,200 acres, with 83 miles of winding trails to explore. You're near the Monterey Peninsula, featuring the charming village of Carmel-By-The-Sea, along with Monterey's world famous aquarium and music festivals. Take the coastal bike trail, watching for seals and sea lions on your journey. Santa Cruz is a short hop north, and the Wine Country is just south. Al fresco dining is always an option, with a wide variety of elegant restaurants offering every cuisine imaginable. Love to golf? Spectacular courses abound, including the world-renowned Pebble Beach Golf Links and The Links at Spanish Bay. For natural beauty and sophisticated fun, it doesn't get any better than this.

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