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North Laguna Beach Charming 2BR Beach Cottage Steps to Pacific

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Romantic and Cozy Master Bedroom Beamed Ceiling, Opens to priv porch

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Last updated: 04/25/2015
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  • Minimum stay:5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Romanticly restored 1920's Beach Cottage Charmer on prestigious Cliff Dr just steps north of Heisler Park in North Laguna Beach, and just S. of the historic Crystal Cove cottages and the prestigious Pelican Hill golf and resort. Sweeping close-in ocean views and steps to three cove sandy beaches.

Approximately 900 square feet, impeccable condition. Feels like Martha Stewart meets Pottery Barn in the Tropics. Awesome ocean views. Three stunning beach coves 50-150 yards away, 3-5 minute walk. Romantic queen, private master bedroom with sweeping ocean views and opening to ocean view deck. 2nd bedroom offers a twin bed and a double bed and ocean views. New granite kitchen, high white wood trestle beamed ceilings in main rooms and bedrooms, hardwood floors, 40' flat screen TV with multitude of cable channels, inviting and comfortable deck w/ sofa and chairs overlooking the Pacific. Lower brick garden patio for sunning. Perfect for relaxation. Not suitable for partying groups. Do not be concerned that we back up to Coast Hwy. It is not a 'Highway' but rather a two lane road in each direction with stop lights every couple of blocks. The kitchen and bath are on that side of the cottage, all living quarters, bedrooms and living room and decks, are on the Cliff Drive side.
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Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 2
  • 700 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Children over seven years old...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Not Suitable For Children:

    Not suitable for children under seven yrs....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed:

    We cannot accommodate a pet of any kind....moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

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

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • High Speed Wireless Internet access (wireless only), 40' flat screen TV w/ multitude of cable channels, designer linens - cookware - utensils - wine & champagne glasses provided, Huge Living Room, private romantic 'queen' bedroom with ocean views, Fabulous view deck, gas BBQ, Hair dryer, Beach chairs/towels/kids toys, Dive shop and supplies two doors away. Supermarket, Starbucks, pizza, yoga, mani pedi, UPS Store all a block away. Free Trolley to town stops across the street, runs every 30 min from end of June to Labor Day, rest of year longer between stops but it does run....moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable

Theme

  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks

Local Services & Businesses

  • Fitness Center

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing

Location Type

  • Beach View
  • Ocean View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    High beamed ceiling with two bamboo ceiling fans...moreless

  • Parking:

    Convenient parking on street in front of building....moreless

  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace

Kitchen

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

    New Kitchen with granite counter tops, full stainless steel refrigerator/freezer, and stylish new stove and newer dishwasher, pantry and fully stocked with glasses and dishes for all occasions....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Rentals and lessons nearby...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear:

    Shop to rent gear is two doors away...moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer June
Jun 1 - Jun 30, 2015
5 night min stay
$450
Summer July-August
Jul 6 - Sep 2, 2015
5 night min stay
$475
Mid Season, September
Sep 3 - Sep 30, 2015
5 night min stay
$350
Fall Oct 1- Dec 21
Oct 1 - Dec 21, 2015
5 night min stay
$295

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
5 night min stay
$295

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Double occ one time cleaning $125
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • More than 2 guests $150
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

This 2 bedroom cottage is not suitable for children under seven.

We cannot accommodate pets.

We can accommodate up to four people maximum.

All reservations are subject to other reservations until paid in full

Thanksgiving Wed to Sunday, $350 a night double occ

Christmas Dec 21-Jan 3, $350 a night, 4 night min, double occ

Oct-May rates are double occupancy,

$20 per nite per xtra adult, $10ea minor

Sunday check out ok; we cannot accommodate Sunday arrivals and check-ins.


Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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Last updated: 04/25/2015
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Location

The last week of June to Labor Day there is a free trolley that takes you to town, and passes by every 30 min til 11PM. Pick it up right across on Coast Hwy, so fun. Take it to the Village, the summer Sawdust Festival, and Art shows. Also, our location provides walking proximity to Laguna's famous art galleries, fantastic restaurants, and shopping. Dive shop w/ wet suits, fins and other supplies one door away. Supermarket w/ Starbucks one block. 30 min N to Disneyland, 40 min S to Legoland, 90 min to San Diego, Zoo, Sea World and more. Crystal Cove Historical restored shacks and restaurant 3 min, Pelican Hill resort and golf 7 min. Great mall upscale shopping in Fashion Island (15 min) and So Coast Plaza (25 min).

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1988

About the owner: Art and Gerri have lovingly restored these 1920s era beach cottages, both our one bdrm cottage and our two bdrm cottage. They are always a work in progress with ongoing new updates and overall maintenance. We love to restore older homes and have done so in our home town of Glendale, CA, as an avocation as well as a business. It is our mission to preserve the architecture of Southern California past. Gerri is a real estate broker with her own boutique Glendale real estate company and Art is our property manager and manages investments. Art has worn many hats as he is retired from the LAPD and also a retired General Contractor. With our four adult children, two grandsons and our friends, we have enjoyed many days and evenings at our beach house and feel very fortunate to have such a special vacation home. We are happy to provide our new guests and well as our many retuning guests a special vacation home away from home.

Why the Owner Chose Laguna Beach:
We were fortunate to find a spectacular ocean view vacation home located on the renowned California Riviera. We have among the best combinations: close-in ocean views combined with adjacent beach access as well as close walking proximity to the charming Laguna Village. We have traveled to many coastal areas throughout the world including southern Spain, along the coasts of Italy, Sicily, Gibraltar, French Riviera, South American Atlantic, and north Africa, as well as up and down the California Coast, Oregon Coast, East Coast and Mexican Riviera and coasts. Whenever we are home here in our vacation spot of Laguna Beach, we marvel how this spot is one of the most spectacular we have seen in the world, if not THE MOST SPECTACULAR place on earth. Yet, Laguna Beach remains a small beach town...but with sophisticated restaurants and amenities. One can relax in quiet serenity or find stimulating activity and entertainment all minutes away.

The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
We are not an apartment with low ceilings, cramped spaces, and average decor. Our cottages offer jaw dropping sweeping close-in ocean views as well as a premier location surrounded by private upscale Laguna Beach coastal residences. Our two Bdrm cottage features a covered porch as well as sunny area, with sweeping ocean views that are fantastic! We are a walk-past 8-10 homes to three spectacular sandy cove beaches, as well as a seven block walk to the charming Laguna Village. A short 8-door stroll brings one to Heisler Park, which provides awesome vistas along pathways threading above the beaches of the Pacific below. Heisler Park takes you to Las Brisas restaurant patio overlooking the Pacific...enjoy yummy chips and appetizers, and, if you so desire, a myriad of enticing margaritas. And then you can walk home! Our cottates are fantastic and convenient with a location in a serene ocean view setting. Located a 2-7 min drive to Crystal Cove State Park, Newport Coast, Newport Beach and Pelican Hill, one can experience many delights of being surrounded by some of the most expensive real estate in the world. Hotel rooms in nearby resorts range from $500-1000+ per night, and are one room. Our cottages are half those prices and are 3-4 rooms each, a small house. Combined with nice furnishings appropriate to the cottage style, rather than furnished with cast offs and garage sale pick ups common to many vacation rentals, as well as providing an alternate to dining out each meal by providing upscale granite kitchens and al fresco dining areas, our 1920s built Laguna Beach Charmers offers a fun and exciting experience that prompts many return visits by our guests. We are confident once you stay with us you will be back again and again. Sorry, but we cannot accommodate Sunday check ins.


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Photos

  • Romantic and Cozy Master Bedroom  Beamed Ceiling, Opens to priv porch

    Romantic and Cozy Master Bedroom Beamed Ceiling, Opens to priv porch

  • "Our" Heisler Park, "our beach" Divers Cove, both just a few doors from us.

    "Our" Heisler Park, "our beach" Divers Cove, both just a few doors from us.

  • View from our favorite spot on our porch, partially covered.

    View from our favorite spot on our porch, partially covered.

  • Comfortable Living Room W/ Ocean Views, Flat Screen TV, Wood Beamed Ceilings

    Comfortable Living Room W/ Ocean Views, Flat Screen TV, Wood Beamed Ceilings

  • New Granite Kitchen with Gas Stove and Oven, fully equipped

    New Granite Kitchen with Gas Stove and Oven, fully equipped

  • Second Bedroom with One Twin Bed and One Full Bed, Ocean View

    Second Bedroom with One Twin Bed and One Full Bed, Ocean View

  • And More...

    And More...

  • Front of our building, 2 Bdrm Cottage A is top left, highest point ocean side.

    Front of our building, 2 Bdrm Cottage A is top left, highest point ocean side.

  • Shaw's Cove Sandy Beach, Boogie Boards Are at the Beach House

    Shaw's Cove Sandy Beach, Boogie Boards Are at the Beach House

  • Morning on the porch

    Morning on the porch

  • Aerial of where we are in relation to the water. No other rental spot compares!

    Aerial of where we are in relation to the water. No other rental spot compares!

  • Sweeping Ocean Views from the Porch of This Cottage; Gas Bbq

    Sweeping Ocean Views from the Porch of This Cottage; Gas Bbq

  • Our guests love our romantic cottage...

    Our guests love our romantic cottage...

  • Part of the Porch is Covered, Cozy and Inviting in Any Weather

    Part of the Porch is Covered, Cozy and Inviting in Any Weather

  • Fabulous, Spacious Living Rm w Fireplace, Lots of Books, ambiance galore!

    Fabulous, Spacious Living Rm w Fireplace, Lots of Books, ambiance galore!

  • New Granite Kitchen W/ All the Kitchen-Ware for Cooks, Dining & Cocktail Hour.

    New Granite Kitchen W/ All the Kitchen-Ware for Cooks, Dining & Cocktail Hour.

  • More of the View from Private Porch of This Cottage

    More of the View from Private Porch of This Cottage

  • View of the communal Lower Brick Patio, Great Sunning + gas Bbq

    View of the communal Lower Brick Patio, Great Sunning + gas Bbq

  • Shaw's Cove Rocks at Low Tide, Find Starfish, Other Marine Life. Few Doors Away.

    Shaw's Cove Rocks at Low Tide, Find Starfish, Other Marine Life. Few Doors Away.

  • Morning greeting for our guests on our porch

    Morning greeting for our guests on our porch

  • Aerial shot of our great location just doors from the sandy cove beaches

    Aerial shot of our great location just doors from the sandy cove beaches

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Speaks: english
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  • Calendar last updated 04/25/2015
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