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Magical Tropical Lodge & Lagoon Pool 5 Fireplaces, 2 Spas

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Last updated: 09/15/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

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805 758-0203

2 Night Minimum Stay
July & Aug Require 5-Day to 1-Week Bookings Which Is Best Deal
Long weekends require 3-Days Or More
Prices Include Entire Compound
$1295 per night
$6000 a week -Best Deal

ROLLING THUNDER RANCH Is rented as a complete compound, consisting of 3 separate amazing structures (Main House) aka THUNDER HOUSE & (Guest House) aka BUFFALO COTTAGE plus a BUNK HOUSE it is only rented together for a total of 5 Bedrooms 4 Baths 2 Kitchens, 2 Spas, 5 fireplaces, 1 Out Of This World Black-Bottom Pool & 2 Huge Outdoor dinning areas with Outdoor Fireplaces & BBQ's, A beautiful sprawling Lawn & Event Area, private & gated great for birthdays, girls weekends, family gatherings, The ultimate place to create Magic & Peace

INCLUDES ALL: not rented separately

THUNDER HOUSE- 3 Bedrooms/ 2 kings /1 queen/ 3 Bath + a 1 Pull Out Queen Sleeper Couch in Living room+ an additional Queen Essential EZ Bed

BUFFALO COTTAGE - 1 Bedroom / Large Studio /1 King /1 Bath + 1 Single Pull Out Sleeper

BUNK HOUSE 1 Full Bed / No bathroom…/ Trees

The outdoor dinning experience is supreme. The Zen feeling starts at the first moment you gaze at the extraordinary sultry jungle, some will be completely awe-stuck by the garden’s imagination. The rain forest-like paradise features over 1000 plants & palm trees, colorful tropical flowers, secret winding enchanting paths, magical ingenuous touches only the minds eye can try & explain. Set deep inside the palms you will find 2 steaming, river-rock Jacuzzi Spas. Another path will take you to a secluded Organic garden of fresh delights to pick for your nightly feast. There are places if needing privacy, and there are a million places to hang out and socialize. The pool is sheltered with trees and plants, and still there is plenty of sun. When you're there, you feel like you've transported your guests to a secret island. Everyone can chip in and help with something you will have people swimming, grilling, hammocking, bartending, sleeping, frisbeeing, and, so much more.
The outdoor centerpiece fireplace is an enormous rock masterpiece! Next to it is the biggest single piece of rock slab that makes an impressive communal table for 15 lucky guests. Complete with a overhead Tiki Cabaña House with a & a 1800’s candle chandelier. Sun bathe Ojai style next to the serene black-bottomed lagoon style pool or sip poolside cocktails at the 2 tropical Tiki bars with stone bar & seats. This is a place for rejuvenation & inspiration! * Don’t forget this paradise is completely gated & pet friendly

A Unique Rock House was constructed in 1918. The house has since been updated with all the amenities of a high-tech world. Yet has the rustic allure & cozy earthliness of a Western Retreat. Surrounded by sensual stone and wood inside and out. You will love the indulgent touches such as artistic rock showers, cascading waterfalls that descend into beautiful sunken koi fish ponds in the middle of the living room floor, plush leather couches and twisted juniper feather beds, potbelly stoves, original artwork, cowhide lamps and antler chandeliers, colorful Navajo rugs and rustic oak floors. The main living room will take your breath away as it is dominated by an immense, river-rock fireplace truly the centerpiece of the home. You will have 2 full-equipped kitchens on the property so this is a foodies bliss. Each bedroom on the ranch is a unique and artistic vision of “cowboy chic” There is high quality linens & organic Pottery Barn duvets on all the goose feather beds. There is a total of 3 indoor fireplaces for cozy winters at the Ranch. Oh course central Air to keep you cool in Ojai’s hot summers.

The artist who designed ROLLING THUNDER RANCH is highly acclaimed & sought after for his combination of visionary elements. The “Rolling Thunder Ranch’s” mystical aura has already lured many high profile clients and special events to its Magical Oasis. Now it’s your special time! Indulge yourself!”

*Large Black Bottom Swimming Pool, 2 Huge Fireplaces, Potbelly Stove (furnished with firewood)
Outdoor Fireplace (furnished with firewood) 2 Huge Poolside Santa Maria BBQ Pit & Grills River Rock and Stainless Steel Modern Kitchen with Appliances Exotic Gardens & over 500 Palm Trees Surrounding House & Pool Outdoor Dinning area for 12 -14 Poolside Tiki Bar Seats, Pool towels, River Rock Showers, Wireless, HBO ,Cable Television & DVD Player *Satellite Music Stations I Pod Speaker Deck Ceiling & Floor Fans Indoor Koi Ponds, Wood Floors, Central Heating, Central Air Conditioning , Indoor Dining Table (seats 6) Washer and Dryer ,Plush Leather Furniture ,Persian Rugs, Pool Lounge Furniture Hammocks & Pool Rafts 24- Hour assistance 5 total fireplaces on property

In-House Massage spa treatments available

**RTR has been featured on the Ojai Garden Tour & Countless magazine features on its extreme beauty & uniqueness

*** Please call to see our Beautiful official site, lots great Pictures & Info /805 758-0203

Keywords: *** Please call to see our Beautiful official site, lots great Pictures & Info
805 758-0203
WEDDINGS,' Exotic Ranch Pool & Spas , Organic Garden ,Family Reunions Birthdays & Gatherings Private,Compound,Botanical Gardens,House & Honeymoon Cottage & Cabin, Retreat, Film Location,
5 Fireplaces, Ojai 2000 Garden Tour House, MASTERPIECE

Property Type

  • 1 story
  • Estate

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

          • Concierge
          • Massage
          • Private Chef


          • Children Welcome:

            Kids love the location because it like a fantasy a small Disneyland of sorts. ...moreless

          • Smoking Allowed:

            Outdoors Only. Must place cigarettes in ashtrays provided. ...moreless

          • Pets Considered:

            Well behaved dogs only....moreless

          • Limited Accessibility:

            Please inquire...moreless

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            25 and over. ...moreless

          • Nude Beach
          • Events Allowed
          • Alternative Lifestyle

          Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15, Beds for 15

          • Bedroom 1


          • Bedroom 2


          • Bedroom 3


          • Bedroom 4


          • Bedroom 5


          • Convertible bed(s)


          • King size beds (1) 2 Kings in Thunder House
 1 King in Buffalo Cottage
 , Queen size Beds (1) 1 Queen Size Bed in Thunder House.
 2 Queen Pull Outs, Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1) 1 Single Pull Out, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) We rent roll-away beds upon request. Maximum of 2 in Thunder House....moreless

          Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Dining:

            Dinning table inside big house hold 6 outdoor table holds 12 outdoor table at Buffalo Cottage holds 6 we have extra 6 foot banquet tables if needed. This property is all about entertaining!!...moreless

          • Catering Available:

            We provide catering Or we can arrange for a private chef to come on-site and cook your meal of choice....moreless

          • Kitchen:

            Both Thunder House and Buffalo Cottage feature modern kitchen and appliances....moreless

          • Refrigerator:

            One in each house...moreless

          • Microwave:

            One in each house...moreless

          • Dishwasher:

            In thunder House...moreless

          • Dining Area Seats:


          • Stove
          • Dishes & Utensils
          • Pantry Items
          • Coffee Maker
          • Toaster
          • Cooking Utensils
          • Seating for 12 people


          • Wood Fireplace:

            Thunder House: 1 Huge Stone Outside Fireplaces, 1 pot belly stove in bedroom and 1 large Santa Maria BBQ. Buffalo Cottage: 1 Large Stone Outside Fireplaces, 1 pot belly stove inside and 1 Medium Santa Maria BBQ, and 1 Charcoal Grill...moreless

          • Fireplace:

            5 on the property 2 are huge outdoor fireplaces that are very impressive...moreless

          • Wood Stove:

            Potbelly stove in master bedroom of Thunder House and Buffalo Cottage....moreless

          • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

            Long, private, gated driveway with narrow turn around. ...moreless

          • Parking Off Street:

            Long, private, gated driveway. ...moreless

          • Heating
          • Towels Provided
          • Parking
          • Living Room
          • Hair Dryer
          • Iron & Board


          • Satellite / Cable:

            Thunder House: Big Screen TV, DVD,HBO Buffalo Cottage: Large Flat Screen TV, HBO...moreless

          • Music Library:

            I POD DECK...moreless

          • Games
          • Stereo
          • DVD Player


              • Wireless Internet:

                We feature a secure wireless connection in both houses....moreless

              Pool & Spa

              • Private Pool:

                . Black bottom lagoon style pool....moreless

              • Hot Tub:

                2 large outdoor natural rock spas....moreless

              Outdoor Features

              • Deck / Patio:

                Thunder House features a rock slab table that seats 15 by the outdoor fireplace and pool,endless gardens and a Tiki Bar Table that up to 6. outdoor lounge patio furniture. Multiple seating areas, holds up to 25 comfortably BUFFALO: Outdoor dining table, Huge outdoor rock fireplace, spa, tiki bar, gardens, additional patio seating...moreless

              • Gazebo:

                2 Tiki Bars with rock slab seats and rock slab counters, Tiki house with a huge fireplace and gigantic rock slab table that seats 15...moreless

              • Outdoor Grill
              • Lawn / Garden


              • Adventure
              • Away From It All
              • Family
              • Historic

              Location & View

              • Mountain View:

                Amazing mountain views and trails within walking distance. Mountain views, horses and lamas seen from your window....moreless

              • Village


              • Cinemas
              • ATM/Bank
              • Medical Services
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Massage Therapist
              • Fitness Center
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Hiking
              • Jet Skiing
              • Kayaking
              • Rock Climbing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Sailing
              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Golf
              • Wind-Surfing
              • Mountain Biking
              • Walking
              • Eco Tourism
              • Scenic Drives
              • Paddle Boating
              • Museums
              • Live Theater
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Restaurants
              • Zoo
              • Botanical Garden
              • Churches
              • Marina
              • Playground
              • Surfing
              • Winery Tours
              • Horseshoes
              • Sight Seeing
              • Shelling
              • Shopping
              • Wildlife Viewing
              • Horseback Riding
              • Boating
              • Antiquing
              • Bird Watching
              • Water Parks
              • Hunting


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              My Standard Rate
              2 night min stay

              Additional information about rental rates


              • Pet Fee $100
              • cleaning fee $275
              • Tax Rate 9%


              Weddings Event Fees $3500 Capacity 50-120

              WEDDING CLEANING FEE $500

              Standard cleaning fee $250

              Holidays require Longer stays please inquire

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              Last updated: 09/15/2014
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              Holidays and long weekends will require longer minimum stays please call for details.

              We also offer Massages, Horseback Riding, Yoga, natural hot springs tour and much more so please inquire with us..


              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 1901

              About the owner: I LOVE Ojai!! I have l thrived here for 20 beautiful whimsical years. I consider myself the ideal connection for my special guests! I know all the most sacred, amazing spots, restaurants, people healers & secrets there are to share. I represent over 20 magical Vacation Rentals in the Ojai Valley & always work hard to find your perfect Abode & experience so that Ojai is a cherished memories in your heart. Please reach out any time so that I can guide you to your Enchanted Vacation in our beautiful Ojai Valley. *** Please call to see our Beautiful official site, lots great Pictures & Info /805 758-0203

              Why the Owner Chose Ojai:
              ENCHANTED VACATION RENTALS Guests receive access to many valuable services when booking one of our Exclusive homes... * Personalized In-Villa Welcome Greeting and Orientation * Complimentary Early Check Inn & Late Check-Out when available * A private home that is unsurpassed in Quality and Cleanliness * An abundant array of pre-stocked supplies including bountiful numbers of towels, extra linens, paper products *Staff is available onsite for daily maid services. Upon request at cost *High speed wireless Internet access * Extensive supply of good-quality cooking and dining supplies, * Top-quality In-Villa coffee and tea making supplies, herbs, spices & sugars * DVD Collection for your Entertainment * Professional and complimentary Personal Concierge Service AMENITES, Just a phone Call away! * Upon request at cost • Experienced massage therapist on call for instant relaxation * A Complementary LOCAL GIRL MUST SEE, DO & BREATH Itinerary Package *Custom Zen Beauty Facials • In-house Bliss Yoga Session * Private Chef available upon request at cost *Private athletic club with Olympic size pools, workout rooms, tennis courts Steam rooms, spas & restaurant & bar * Personal Shopping Service for Groceries and Misc. Errands upon request at cost *Private Hiking guides to the secret sacred spots in Ojai *Private Bike Guides *Guided Horse Back Riding • Professional personal fitness trainer available for house calls • Portable baby cribs and high chairs Baby on the Go! • Two World Class Golf courses in the area * GOOD VIBES

              The Unique Benefits at this Estate:
              This house has been featured on Ojai's Exclusive Garden Tour due to its extraordinary Landscaping and Tropical Gardens! This popular refuge is visited & loved by many famous guests. Now we need you to complete the circle!! Enjoy a glass of wine while viewing Ojai's 'Pink Moment'. Its like heaven on earth. Be sure to bring your entourage!

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              Guestbook comments from the owner

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              • Master Bed Room with view of mountains

                Master Bed Room with view of mountains

              • Buffalo Cottage spacious outdoor lawn Horseshoes Wedding anyone??

                Buffalo Cottage spacious outdoor lawn Horseshoes Wedding anyone??

              • 2 Hammocks in the Jungle

                2 Hammocks in the Jungle

              • PATH TO COTTAGE & PARADISE

                PATH TO COTTAGE & PARADISE

              • Living Room with two exotic Koi ponds that drop down on each side of fireplace

                Living Room with two exotic Koi ponds that drop down on each side of fireplace

              • Buffalo Cottage King Size Featherbed

                Buffalo Cottage King Size Featherbed

              • Buffalo Cottage Outdoor Fireplace

                Buffalo Cottage Outdoor Fireplace

              • Black Bottom Lagoon Style Pool Pool side palapas ,Rock diving board

                Black Bottom Lagoon Style Pool Pool side palapas ,Rock diving board

              VRBO #110732

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              This listing was first published here in 2006.

              Date last modified - Thursday, September 11, 2014

              $1,295 per night (USD)

              5 Bedroom / 4 Bathroom
              Sleeps 15

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              Minimum stay: 2-7 nights
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