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Seashell Cottage - Charming Hideaway at the Beach

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Cozy comfort near the beach in Montecito

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Last updated: 11/21/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Montecito cottage description

Seashell Cottage Retreat - Charming Hideaway at the Beach

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A romantic, secluded, and charming getaway just steps from Montecito's favorite beaches. This lovely cottage was updated and remodeled in June 2007. The designer furnishings, open floor plan, and peaceful rear deck combine to make a wonderful vacation escape. It is an easy stroll to both Mirimar Beach and Hammonds Beach. Beach chairs, beach towels, umbrellas, and beach toys are available for your use. Montecito's Coast Village Road is a 5 minute drive away. Downtown Santa Barbara, with it's attractions and beaches, is about 10 minutes away. Please consider this private and romantic cottage for your next retreat from the pressures of everyday life. You will not be disappointed!


NOTE: This property is a duplex that shares a wall with our other vacation rental, Seaside Cottage (VRBO #192345). The two cottages can be be combined to make a 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom home and access passages can be opened between both living rooms and patios.

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 990 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          Other Amenities

              • NOTE: This property is a duplex that shares a wall with our other vacation rental, Seaside Cottage (VRBO #192345). The two cottages can be be combined to make a 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom home and access passages can be opened between both living rooms and patios....moreless

              Entertainment

              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Satellite / Cable:

                42' flat screen TV...moreless

              • Stereo
              • VCR

              Attractions

              • Cinemas
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Live Theater
              • Museums
              • Restaurants
              • Zoo

              Local Services & Businesses

                  • Fitness Center

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Antiquing
                  • Boating
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Horseshoes
                  • Shelling
                  • Shopping
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Wildlife Viewing

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Basketball Court
                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Kayaking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Parasailing
                  • Racquetball
                  • Rock Climbing
                  • Sailing
                  • Snorkeling/Diving
                  • Surfing
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Wind-Surfing

                  Dining

                      • Dining Area

                      General

                      • Broadband Access
                      • Clothes Dryer:

                        Outside on covered back deck...moreless

                      • Gas Fireplace
                      • Linens Provided
                      • Parking:

                        Parking for 1 car in driveway...moreless

                      • Towels Provided
                      • Washing Machine:

                        Outside on covered back deck...moreless

                      • Wireless Internet

                      Kitchen

                      • Catering Available:

                        Private chef available upon request...moreless

                      • Coffee Maker
                      • Dishes & Utensils
                      • Dishwasher
                      • Ice Maker
                      • Kitchen:

                        Modern kitchen with all brand new stainless steel appliances. Reverse Osmosis drinking water filtration system. All new dishes, glasses, flatware, and cooking utensils provided....moreless

                      • Microwave
                      • Oven
                      • Refrigerator
                      • Stove

                      Outside

                      • Deck / Patio:

                        Creekside deck (creek flows seasonally) with dining table, chairs, and Adirondack chairs....moreless

                      • Outdoor Grill
                       

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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Winter
                      Nov 1 - Mar 31, 2015
                      3 night min stay
                      $225
                      $1,300 $3,900
                      Spring
                      Apr 1 - May 14, 2015
                      3 night min stay
                      $325
                      $1,900 $5,600
                      Summer
                      May 15 - Sep 15, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      $2,100 $7,600
                      Fall
                      Sep 16 - Oct 31, 2015
                      3 night min stay
                      $325
                      $1,900 $5,600
                      * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Booking Fee $75
                      • Cleaning $225
                      • Tax Rate 10%

                      Notes:

                      Prices in US Dollars

                      Summer Season rates are in effect for Thanksgiving Week & Christmas Weeks.

                      3 night minimum (7 night minimum for Summer, Thanksgiving Week & Christmas Weeks; if full week is not available, 3 night minimum applies).

                      Stays of less than 30 nights are subject to a 10% Lodging Tax

                      $225 cleaning fee (14+ night stays require additional cleaning fees)

                      $1,000 security deposit refundable within 14 days of checkout. Deposit is reduced to $250 with purchase of Damage Waiver.

                      30+ night stays require extra security deposit, and do not qualify for the damage waiver program.

                      Until confirmed, rates are subject to change


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                      Last updated: 11/21/2014
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                      Photos

                      • Cozy comfort near the beach in Montecito

                        Cozy comfort near the beach in Montecito

                      • Kitchen Dining Area

                        Kitchen Dining Area

                      • Living Room with double bed sleeper sofa

                        Living Room with double bed sleeper sofa

                      • Guest Bedroom

                        Guest Bedroom

                      • Bathroom

                        Bathroom

                      • Walk to Butterfly Beach to enjoy the sunset

                        Walk to Butterfly Beach to enjoy the sunset

                      • Welcome to Seashell Cottage Retreat

                        Welcome to Seashell Cottage Retreat

                      • Kitchen

                        Kitchen

                      • Master Bedroom

                        Master Bedroom

                      • Guest Bedroom

                        Guest Bedroom

                      • Rear Deck overlooking the creek (flows seasonally)

                        Rear Deck overlooking the creek (flows seasonally)

                      • The Santa Barbara waterfront is an easy drive away

                        The Santa Barbara waterfront is an easy drive away

                      VRBO #137905

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                      This listing was first published here in 2007.

                      Date last modified - Friday, November 21, 2014

                      $225 - $325 per night (USD)
                      1

                      2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 4

                      View calendar: Updated 11/21/14
                      Minimum stay: 3-7 nights
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                      Member since: 2003
                      Speaks: english
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                      • Response rate: 10%
                      • Calendar last updated: 11/21/2014
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                      Seashell Cottage - Charming Hideaway at the Beach

                      Montecito #390296ha

                      2 BR  1 BA  Sleeps 4

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