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Santa Barbara/Montecito Beach , Sleeps 5-7, Jacuzzi/Maid/Kayak

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Casita La Concha, views to the southwest along the beach


Last updated: 01/31/2015

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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

You are greeted at this '5 Star' beachfront property, on the sand, with welcome refreshments and a tour of the property. This completely remodeled 1930's cottage has been transformed into a year round vacation paradise by meticulous owners. The living area upstairs is enhanced by sliding glass doors leading to a dining porch, with magnificent ocean views, through shatter proof glass. Both bedrooms are on the lower floor, with 2 baths, and each bedroom has doors to the lower porch, also with shatter proof glass. The kitchen is modern with all amenities, and a pass through to the outdoor BBQ. A side yard houses an array of sports equipment (kayaks, surfboards, boogie boards, beach furniture), and has a small dog run.

A fully equipped and stocked kitchen, outdoor gas BBQ, hot tub overlooking the ocean, and living room gas fireplace offer a luxurious getaway. Bedrooms on the lower floor facing the ocean share access to a large porch overlooking the ocean. Includes: gated parking area, maid service, beach 'toys' including a kayak, boogie boards, beach chairs/umbrellas. Exclusive neighboring Upper and Lower Montecito Villages offer a wide array of shops, restaurants, and galleries to 'see and be seen'.

Keywords: Beach Cottage sleeps up to 7; 2 bdrm/ 2 bath, plus Convertible bed for 2, on Miramar Beach, 270 degree views, hot tub, classy renovation, canine friendly with dog run.


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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included
  • Concierge


  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome:

    Miramar Beach is busy with children, adults, dogs -- with a variety of water sports -- swimming, boogie boarding, surfing, paddle boarding, etc....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    Canines welcome each at $150 extra charge, side yard is convenient for 'dog calls'. Sorry, no cats allowed....moreless

  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 5-7

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king


  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen, 1 twin/ single, 1 bunk bed

    Beds are futons, with twin on top and queen on the bottom...moreless

  • Pull out bed -- Living room couchhConvertible bed(s): 1 double


  • King size beds (1), Baby Cribs (1) Can be ordered on request, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Sleep sofa in living room available for 1-2 persons, at additional charge, Bunk Beds (1) 2nd bedroom: Bunk Bed has twin futon bed on top and queen futon bed on bottom...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1


  • Bathroom 2


  • Baths are Stone and Glass construction -- master bath has large walk in stone shower. 2nd Bath has tub/shower....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Welcome refreshments and a tour by owner upon arrival: maid service, all linens, kayak, boogie boards, full supply of beach chairs, umbrellas, canines welcome....moreless


  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Cable TV, Wifi Internet...moreless

  • Stereo


  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities


  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Beach:

    Great for children, swimmers, surfers, kayaking, boogie boarding, and dog walking....moreless

  • Beachfront:

    House is located on the beach with 180 degree views....moreless

  • Oceanfront:

    House is located on the ocean beach....moreless

  • Waterfront:

    House is located ON the sandy beach....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining:

    Dining room in great room overlooking the ocean. Outdoor table on porch overlooking ocean accommodates 6+....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace:

    Electric fireplace connected to heating system....moreless

  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    Guest cards to local club available from owner....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    2 zone heat -- for upper and lower stories...moreless

  • ISDN Access
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    in combination with the dining area, overlooks the ocean, extending to porch overlooking the ocean....moreless

  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking:

    Private gated parking....moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Private gated parking...moreless

  • Safe
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone:

    House phone available for local calls...moreless

  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet:

    High speed internet provided...moreless


  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Catering Available:

    Can be arranged on request....moreless

  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker:

    Large and small coffee makers...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    A variety of pots/pan, serving dishes, and cooking utensils are provided, along with a generous supply of dishware and flatware, table linens. A choice of coffee makers, presses, etc. are provided....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Wide variety of dishes, glassware, and cooking equipment....moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Standard size...moreless

  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    This is a 'chef's' kitchen, including a TV useful for cooking lessons. Outdoor BBQ is accessible via pass-through. Owner keeps the pantry and frig stocked with basics for cooking....moreless

  • Microwave:

    Standard size...moreless

  • Oven:

    Standard size....moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Stocked with all basics for cooking....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Separate refrigerator and freezer, with large ice maker in the living/bar area....moreless

  • Stove:

    Down draft stove/oven, plus a separate microwave-- 2 windows and skylight keep the kitchen cool in the summer....moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster:

    Standard toaster, also pancake maker....moreless


  • Balcony:

    Porches on both living and bedroom levels facing the ocean. Additional porch outside kitchen/entrance has BBQ, entrance to hot tub....moreless

  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles:

    Rentals can be delivered to the house....moreless

  • Boat:

    SB Sailing Center offers rental, excursions -- 5 minute drive....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Living Room and both bedrooms access private decks, plus 3rd deck has pass through to kitchen. Patio/side yard on lower floor with sports equipment, also convenient for canine visitors....moreless

  • Gated Community
  • Golf:

    3 public courses within 15 minutes....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    2 kayaks on premises. Rentals can also be delivered to the property...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    House is surrounded by gardens, and has a 'doggie' run also....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Tennis:

    Excellent public (lighted)clay courts, less than 5 minute drive. ...moreless

  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Water Sports Gear:

    2 kayaks, 2 surfboards, boogie boards, beach furniture/toys on premises...moreless

  • Wood Deck

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub:

    Hot tub on premises available subject to maintenance schedule...moreless

  • Outdoor Hot Tub

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included


Write a review 3.9
from 9 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Jun 1 - Jun 30, 2015
3 night min stay
Summer 2015
Jul 1 - Sep 5, 2016
3 night min stay
$5,000 $21,125
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$428 $520
Fri, Sat, Sun

Rates are based on 5 guests; add $100 per night, per additional guest

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Pet Fee $150
  • Taxes Included


Bookings normally begin/end on Fridays and Mondays. Bank/other holiday weekends, Thanksgiving, Christmas weeks charges are at Summer rates. Canines are welcome with an extra cleaning charge of $150 each--we have a nice gated dog run.Owner welcomes travelers on arrival for a tour and refreshments. Private gated parking is provided.

Travelers pays $500 refundable security deposit when signing lease by check or wire transfer. Remaining amount is due when owner returns signed lease to travelers, by check or wire transfer, 60 days prior to arrival.

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14 Miles
Nearest Airport
Santa Barbara Airport -- 11 minute drive away
0.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
1/4 mile
15 Miles
Nearest Golf
Santa Barbara public courses-- 10 minutes away
3 Miles
Nearest Train
Santa Barbara station 5 minutes away
0.25 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Highway 101 is 1/4 mile away
0.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
1/4 mile

Car: Necessary

Owner can arrange swimming/dining at local private club. Surfing and kayaking at your back door. Wine Tasting -- Santa Ynez valley 45 minutes away, and downtown Santa Barbara's new 'funk zone' features winery tasting rooms.

Horseback Riding, Polo -- Available nearby, includes trail/ocean/enclosed ring.

Golf and tennis -- exceptional public facilities.

Biking -- easily rented, bike trails everywhere-- to Ojai, Carpinteria...


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2000

Why the Owner Chose Montecito:
Stunning views, protected area on beach with great surfing. Canine friendly with private dog run. All Original 1920's wood refinished, new stone baths and kitchen -- sliding doors to decks on both stories. Front deck for BBQing w/passthrough to kitchen. Private gated parking, maid service....

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Owner always available for assistance, advice on area activities. House is really awesome winter and summer..

Contact us

Speaks: english, french, italian

Guestbook comments from the owner

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  • Casita La Concha, views to the southwest along the beach

    Casita La Concha, views to the southwest along the beach

  • Southwest view from porch.

    Southwest view from porch.

  • Living/Dining room facing Entrance

    Living/Dining room facing Entrance

  • Master Bedroom Facing Deck and Ocean, with porch

    Master Bedroom Facing Deck and Ocean, with porch

  • Casita La Concha on left, 270 degree views

    Casita La Concha on left, 270 degree views

  • Wading at the Beach

    Wading at the Beach

  • VERY unusual high tide -- WOW!

    VERY unusual high tide -- WOW!

  • Casita La Concha on the Sand

    Casita La Concha on the Sand

  • Living/Dining Room Facing Deck and Ocean

    Living/Dining Room Facing Deck and Ocean

  • View to West  from Upper Deck

    View to West from Upper Deck

  • Low tide at dusk, from south facing porch

    Low tide at dusk, from south facing porch

  • SB yachting harbor --, sailing, power, water sports for lease

    SB yachting harbor --, sailing, power, water sports for lease

  • Sunset to the southwest at low tide

    Sunset to the southwest at low tide

  • Perfect summer day at Casita La Concha

    Perfect summer day at Casita La Concha

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Date last modified - Tuesday, June 02, 2015

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Minimum stay: 3 nights
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Speaks: english, french, italian
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  • Calendar last updated 01/31/2015
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