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Front entrance to private yard

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Last updated: 07/08/2014
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Long Beach house description

Our house is a “California Rancho” designed by noted local architect Cliff May. The property is filled with sunshine and is completely enclosed for privacy and has patios in front and in back. Constructed for easy living, it boasts many original architectural elements: an open floor plan, exposed post and beam ceilings, clerestory windows, and floor-to-ceiling glass walls. It will comfortably accommodate families on holiday, visiting grandparents, or business travelers. The property contains many fruit trees, ripening November through April, which provide the freshest-possible breakfast fare. The neighborhood is quiet – except for the birdlife – and is located a short walk from El Dorado county park with walking and bike trails, tennis courts, golf course, children’s playground, nature center and skateboard park. Diverse shopping opportunities lie about 0.5 Mile away.

The galley kitchen is fully-equipped to meet culinary wants, and a charcoal grill sits on the larger patio. You have your choice of eating areas from the formal and elegant maple dining table which can seat ten, to the wrought iron & glass-topped patio table or small café-type table with umbrella. The living room is comfortably furnished and holds a large library available for your enjoyment. Each bedroom offers a queen-sized bed and large closet space. A small den area is open to the second bedroom. If extra sleeping arrangements are needed there is a sturdy folding bed and an air mattress stashed in the closet.

The house is situated minutes from the 605 and 405 freeways giving easy access to all southern California attractions – Disneyland, Knott’s Berry Farm, Queen Mary, ferry to Catalina Island, beaches and so much more….The Blue Line which runs between Long Beach and Los Angeles is a short drive from the house. The bus stop for downtown Long Beach is located 4 blocks away.

Our home is a comfortable place to enjoy breakfast coffee on the patio or to return to for a Bar-B-Q after an active day in Los Angeles and Orange counties.


Keywords: House, Rancho, Mid-Century Modern, Cliff May Home, Lovely Landscaping, Private and Comfortable

Property Type

  • 1 story
  • House
  • 1300 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Limited Accessibility:

            All living areas on ground floor...moreless

          • Non Smoking Only:

            Smoking outside only, please...moreless

          • Children Welcome:

            port-a-crib...moreless

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Long-Term Renters Welcome

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

          • Bedroom 1

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          • Bedroom 2

            ...moreless

          • Den

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          • Queen size Beds (2) Each bedroom has a queen size bed, Twin or Single Beds (1) Rollaway in closet, Also there is an inflatable queen size air mattress. There is a porta-crib too....moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Pantry Items:

            There are some spices, condiments, basics and paper products....moreless

          • Dining:

            There are inside and outside dining areas. ...moreless

          • Kitchen:

            Fully equipped...moreless

          • Dining Area Seats:

            6...moreless

          • Dishwasher
          • Refrigerator
          • Microwave
          • Cooking Utensils
          • Stove
          • Dishes & Utensils
          • Coffee Maker
          • Toaster
          • Ice Maker
          • Oven
          • Seating for 6 people

          Amenities

          • Parking Off Street:

            For 2 vehicles in driveway...moreless

          • Air Conditioning:

            Window unit in den area...moreless

          • Heating
          • Towels Provided
          • Living Room seats 5
          • Hair Dryer
          • Iron & Board
          • Linens Provided
          • Washing Machine
          • Clothes Dryer

          Entertainment

          • Stereo
          • CD Player
          • DVD Player

          Communications

          • Free Long Distance:

            US, Canada only...moreless

          • Wireless Internet
          • Internet
          • Broadband Access
          • Telephone

          Outdoor Features

          • Tennis:

            Tennis courts are available in the park 0.5 miles from the property....moreless

          • Golf:

            Public golf course 0.5 miles away -- El Dorado Golf Course. ...moreless

          • Deck / Patio:

            (2) Front and back brick patios...moreless

          • Outdoor Grill
          • Lawn / Garden

          Theme

          • Away From It All
          • Sports & Activities
          • Adventure
          • Budget
          • Family
          • Romantic
          • Tourist Attractions

          Activities

          • Theme Parks
          • Hospital
          • Massage Therapist
          • Medical Services
          • Fitness Center
          • Basketball Court
          • Parasailing
          • Kayaking
          • Cycling
          • Sailing
          • Jet Skiing
          • Golf
          • Surfing
          • Tennis
          • Fishing
          • Hiking
          • Wind-Surfing
          • Swimming
          • Deepsea Fishing
          • Pier Fishing
          • Groceries
          • ATM/Bank
          • Whale Watching
          • Horseback Riding
          • Cinemas
          • Restaurants
          • Museums
          • Churches
          • Library
          • Marina
          • Playground
          • Recreation Center
          • Synagogues
          • Roller Blading
          • Health/Beauty Spa
          • Bird Watching
          • Gambling Casinos
          • Paddle Boating
          • Scenic Drives
          • Walking
          • Wildlife Viewing
          • Shopping
          • Boating
          • Sight Seeing
          • Beachcombing
          • Surf Fishing
           

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          Rental basis: Per property
          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
          Summer
          May 1 - Sep 30, 2014
          7 night min stay

          $1,050 $3,500
          * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

          Additional information about rental rates

          Fees:

          • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
          • One-time cleaning fee $125
          • Taxes Included

          Notes:

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          The $500.00 reservation fee holds your rental dates (along with the rental agreement) and becomes the security deposit upon arrival.

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          Calendar

          Last updated: 07/08/2014
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          21 Unavailable
          22 Today
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          Location

          2 Miles
          Nearest Airport
          Long Beach Airport/Los Angeles Airport
          7 Miles
          Nearest Ferry
          Catalina Ferries
          10 Miles
          Nearest Train
          Blue Line Light Rail
          2 Miles
          Nearest Motorway
          405/605 Freeways
          5 Miles
          Nearest Beach
          Long Beach
          0.5 Miles
          Nearest Barpub
          El Dorado Bar & Restaurant
          1 Miles
          Nearest Golf
          El Dorado Public Golf Course
          3 Miles
          Nearest Restaurant
          Fish Company

          Perfect location in quiet, safe neighborhood minutes away from major freeways and easy drive to shopping and beaches.

           

          Owner info

          Year Purchased: 2009

          Why the Owner Chose Long Beach:
          This property has been in the extended family for a number of years and is the place where we have met through the years to celebrate holidays, catch-up, unwind, and play. My sister and I decided to purchase the property last year when it became available so our families could continue enjoying Long Beach.

          The Unique Benefits at this House:
          Our kids delight in picking fruit and then eating it for lunch. We love the quiet of the enclosed yard and knowing they can't run into the street is comforting. Sitting around with morning coffee and tea on the patio listening to the birds is special! Even on chilly days (mid-60s for the area) we'll sit at the table and enjoy the light entering the house from all the windows.


          Contact us

          Speaks: english

           

          Photos

          • Front entrance to private yard

            Front entrance to private yard

          • Comfortable living room with plenty of light and space

            Comfortable living room with plenty of light and space

          • Looking across living room to dining room

            Looking across living room to dining room

          • Second Bedroom with floor to ceiling window

            Second Bedroom with floor to ceiling window

          • Front patio with view of yard

            Front patio with view of yard

          • Fully-equipped galley kitchen

            Fully-equipped galley kitchen

          • Master bedroom with floor to ceiling windows/door to front patio

            Master bedroom with floor to ceiling windows/door to front patio

          • Back patio, off kitchen for easy outdoor meals

            Back patio, off kitchen for easy outdoor meals

          VRBO #298016

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          This listing was first published here in 2010.

          Date last modified - Monday, June 23, 2014

          $1,050 per week (USD)
          13

          2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
          Sleeps 6

          View calendar: Updated 07/08/14
          Minimum stay: 7 nights
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