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English Gardens in Los Angeles W/Private Pool

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pool, solar heated from mid-May through October

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Last updated: 04/30/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Quintessential indoor/outdoor California living, ONE STORY, private pool, Patio. Total Privacy, and the house sits on about 1/2 acre of flat land with mature trees, lush vegetation, beautiful English Gardens. very private, no neighbors able to see into the backyard. We strive to provide a comfortable, safe and professional environment.
The family room, kitchen and master bedroom with walls of French doors open to the outdoors. The house is bright, spacious and comfortable, fully air conditioned, high speed internet and cable TV included free of charge, washer & dryer; ironing board and iron, hair dryer, all the amenities, comfortable & top quality beds w/fine linens, bath & pool/beach towels provided. The gourmet kitchen is fully equipped with high end appliances, TV, china, pots and pans & cooking utensils, coffee maker, microwave, etc. There is an HDTV 60' flat screen in the family room, ceiling fans in every bedroom to monitor temperature additionally to the air conditioning, oak wood floors throughout except wool carpeting in the family room, the bathrooms are tiled, indoor jetted tub, filtered water, two indoor fireplaces.
The house is completely sanitized before every visiting guests.
OUTDOOR AMENITIES: SOLAR HEATED pool, deliciously warm from about mid-May through mid-October. private and large enough to swim laps, 33 ft x 10.5 ft (10m X 4.5m). PLEASE NOTE: The pool is cold during the winter months. There is a $4.00 fee per hour ($95/day) to heat either the pool or Jacuzzi/spa ( payable in cash at check-in time)..
Also note, HERE IS NO FENCE AROUND THE POOL, all guest should know how to swim. Along the house on the pool side is a covered patio for additional shade: the area is furnished with love-seats, many tables and chairs, umbrellas, and lounges, a charcoal barbecue grill & a gas fire pit.
About 1/2 acre of outside space that is very private. Zen with mature trees, lush vegetation. Circular driveway. The house was the setting for the pool party scene of 'The adventures of RJ Burger'.
Pool man and Gardeners take care of maintenance.
Housekeeping available.

The villa is very centrally located in Los Angeles and close to the 'L.A things to do': Universal Studios, Studio City, Hollywood, West Los Angeles, Beverly Hills, Rodeo Drive, drive to Santa Monica & Venice Beach by the Ocean on PCH (Pacific Coast Highway); the Malibu Lagoon State Beach is close by through the beautiful Malibu or Topanga Canyons; Calabasas a celebrity spot with its old town and historical 'Leonis Adobe' is a lot of fun.
The property has very easy access to the 2 main Los Angeles freeways, the 101 & 405.
House Description room by room:
There is a half bathroom conveniently located by the living spaces.
The family room boosts double set of French doors that open up one entire side of the wall to the garden. The family room is very bright and spacious, comfortable with a 60' 3D HDTV w/ cable and prime channels, leather sofas, gas burning fireplace.
The living room is elegant and bright featuring a Yamaha baby grand piano, antique Chippendale dining room table & chairs, J.Stark 'phantom' chairs, and a sofa bed with a real mattress (to sleep up to 2 persons) . There is a wood burning fireplace.
The kitchen features granite counters, a center cooking island with Viking cooking top range burners and a griddle, high end appliances, coffee maker, microwave,etc. There is a brick fireplace that has been refurbished with a wine cooler, and a TV. Windows galore & a skylight - separate breakfast area.
The master bedroom suite with a full bath and large walk-in closet. There is a California King size bed, and small sofa beds ideal for children, bedside tables with lamps, an XVIII Century French Normandy armoire, a ceiling fan. The double French doors open to the pool/spa area.
The master bathroom has floor to ceiling Italian tiles, a 6' counter space with double vanity & Kohler sinks, a separate stall shower , a double size jets tub ideal for relaxation overlooking the yard & pool through a large bay window, a toilet.
The 2nd bedroom features a queen size bed, and a very comfortable sofa bed ideal for a child or teenager, a library boasting about one thousand French and English books, eclectic authors. Mirrored doors closet reflects the space and the corner window . There is a private entrance to the 2nd bathroom.
The 3RD bedroom features two twin beds (often reconfigured into a California King Size bed, with extra padding for extra comfort). There is a private entrance into the 2nd bathroom.
The 2nd bathroom has private entrances from both the 2nd and 3rd bedrooms and is tiled floor to ceiling: bathtub with shower, toilet & sink. Also, there is a good size window .
This is an Ideal area for strolls or walking/jogging up the many hills around. The house is literally 2 short blocks from a grocery chain, Starbucks, dry cleaner , many shops and cool restaurants. Also walking distance to public transportation and very close to the 101 & 405, the 2 main L.A Freeways.
There is major shopping around including but not restricted to Neiman Marcus, Nordstrom, high end designer boutiques & cool teenagers shops. Many celebrity spots around, theaters, shopping and restaurants. Target is walking distance, about 1/2 mile away, Trader Joe's, Whole Foods within 2 miles each, by street not freeway, and Costco is close by.
Besides the many cool restaurants, there are some of the best fast food walking distance to the property such as 'Subway', 'Sansai' (Japanese fast food), 'In & Out' (an L.A Institution, fresh food, not frozen), 'Whoopies' (healthy Mexican mainly tacos), 'El Pollo Loco' (mainly grilled chicken) . Also one of the best Sushi in L.A close by, where the actress Kim Basinger dines nightly.
This is the perfect property for a family vacationing or for the business traveler -- The house is spacious, bright, comfortable, inviting and extremely clean. There is a super kitchen for those who like to cook, and super bathrooms for those who like pampering.
I live adjacent to the property which is very convenient to the guests when they need help. It is very private with a separate entrance and separate yard.
Reminder: During the winter months, there is a $4.00 fee per hour to heat the pool or spa/jacuzzi, payable in cash at check-in.
THE 14% CALIFORNIA LODGING TAX IS INCLUDED IN THE PRICE QUOTED.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Groups
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Singles
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9, Beds for 6-9

  • Master Bedroom: 1 king, 1 double, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Master Bedroom: 1 King Size Bed, 1 sofa bed...moreless

  • White bedroom:: 1 double, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    ...moreless

  • Beige bedroom: : 2 double

    beds set together become King Size. Room to add an airbed...moreless

  • Living/Piano Room: 2 sleep sofa /futon

    There is a sofa bed...moreless

  • Master Bedroom Suite : California King Size Bed, Bedside Tables On Each Side w/Lamps, XVIII Century French Normandy Armoir. Walk-in Closet . Sofa bed for 1. Room to add an airbed for child/teen Full Bath With Separate Shower, Double Sinks, Double Size Tub. Bathroom Over Looking Into The Yard & Pool Area 2nd, White Bedroom - Full Bed for 2, bunk beds, 8' long closet. bookshelf stocked with books both In English and French languages. Private entrance to the 2nd bathroom . 3rd, Taupe Bedroom - 2 Twin-beds which can become a king size bed with special padding for comfort/not feel the separation. Closet, private entrance to the Jack & Jill Bathroom. Living room features a sofa bed with a real mattress, very comfortable. Sleeps 2....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower, jetted tub

    double sinks...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet

    sink and large counter top (ideal when groups), toilet...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    sink, combination tub & shower, toilet...moreless

  • Master Bath Is A Full Bath With Separate Shower stall, his and hers sinks, double size jetted bathtub overlooking into the yard & pool area 2nd Bathroom. Full Bath 1/2 Bath (toilet and sink) Off The Entrance...moreless

Other Amenities

  • smoking allowed outside only, thank you

Entertainment

  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books For Kids
  • DVD Player
  • DVR
  • Foosball
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • MP3 Dock
  • Piano
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Festivals
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Mountain
  • Near The Ocean
  • Town

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Roller Blading
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Free Local Calls
  • Garage:

    open air space to park - about 6 cars in circular driveway...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linen Rental Possible
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Printer
  • Security System
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Gourmet Kitchen
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Barbecue
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio:

    Patio features several tables, chairs, lounges, umbrellas, gas fire pit...moreless

  • Deck Furniture
  • Fully Fenced Property
  • Golf:

    several golf courses around...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    1/2 acre of flat land with mature trees and lush vegetation. Gorgeous flowers in the English gardens...moreless

  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Porch Furniture
  • Tennis:

    several tennis courts around...moreless

  • Yard

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub
  • Indoor Hot Tub
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
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Summer 2015
May 28 - Sep 30, 2015
5 night min stay
$399
$2,650

Rates are based on 8 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$399

Rates are based on 8 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Property Damage Protection $79
  • Departure Cleaning Fee $150
  • Taxes Included

Notes:

$15 fee per night over any additional guest over 7 persons.

Insurance/Security Deposit:

All renters are encouraged by Homeaway to purchase the Home Protection Insurance and the Traveler's Insurance.

($69.00 Home Protection Insurance)


Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.


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Last updated: 04/30/2015
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Location

1.5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Woodland Hills Golf, Balboa Golf Course,
1.5 Miles
Nearest Train
amtrak
0.2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
hundreds

Car: Recommended

Beverly Hills, Rodeo Drive, Universal Studios, Studio City, Melrose district, Fairfax market, Hollywood & the Iconic Chinese Theater, Malibu beach through the beautiful Malibu or Topanga Canyons, drive by Topanga Village (where the hippy movement started before SF), Santa Monica & its Pier, 3rd street Promenade, Venice Beach & its muscle-beach & eclectric shopping & walk-board, Calabasas & its 'Old Adobe Town', Getty Museum, LACMA, Disney Music Hall, Dodgers Stadium, Chinatown, Civic Arts Plaza, The Santa Monica Mountains, Six Flags, Magic Mountain, Disneyland, Ronald Reagan Presidential Library, Catalina ,Santa Barbara.

 

Owner info

About the owner: I enjoy Yoga, reading, painting, traveling, movies, meeting friends, love to swim and ski, love cooking, love good food and fine wines.

Why the Owner Chose Los Angeles:
The property has several unique features. A solar heated pool large enough to swim laps and deliciously warm from mid-May through mid-October , a separate Jacuzzi, fabulous commercial grade kitchen, bathrooms tiled floor to ceiling, etc. Very spacious, comfortable, extremely clean, fine appointments and amenities throughout the house. The property is centrally located in Los Angeles, ideal set point for the 'L.A thing to do' and the Los Angeles attractions, also close to the beach.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Fabulous location: close to be beach, close to Beverly Hills, Universal city and close to the studios, Studio city, Melrose district, close to great shopping, close to the 101 & 405 freeways, and walking distance to fabulous to-go prepared food places such as Sansai, Pollo Loco, Ralphs, Pavillions, Baja Fresh and more places. Open floor plan but the living areas are separate from the bedrooms . There is total privacy between the 3 bedrooms. Very spacious, comfortable, extremely clean, fine appointments and amenities throughout the house. The outdoor is present with wall of French doors opening wide into the pool area and lush gardens about 1/4 acre (1,500M2) flat of grass to enjoy with mature trees and lush vegetation. Absolutely beautiful and serene.


Contact us

Speaks: english, french, spanish, italian

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Photos

  • pool, solar heated from mid-May through October

    pool, solar heated from mid-May through October

  • living room - yamaha baby grand piano

    living room - yamaha baby grand piano

  • master bedroom features California king size bed

    master bedroom features California king size bed

  • jetted spa tub overlooking the yard

    jetted spa tub overlooking the yard

  • beige bedroom set with king size bed

    beige bedroom set with king size bed

  • kitchen

    kitchen

  • .view of backyard - mature trees and vegetation - very lush

    .view of backyard - mature trees and vegetation - very lush

  • partial view of the backyard

    partial view of the backyard

  • family room, view from the entrance

    family room, view from the entrance

  • formal dining - chippendale antique table and chairs

    formal dining - chippendale antique table and chairs

  • view of white bedroom from the bathroom door

    view of white bedroom from the bathroom door

  • half bathroom off the entrance

    half bathroom off the entrance

  • front view of the house

    front view of the house

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  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    2.5
  • Property type
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Member since: 2012
Speaks: english, french, spanish, italian
  • Response time Within 24 hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 04/30/2015
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