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Beautiful, Luxurious, Resort in Sherwood Forest, California

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Resort like back yard. It's like paradise. Really!

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Last updated: 08/27/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3-4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Beautiful, resort like Mediterranean style 5000 square foot home with 5 bedrooms* and 5 baths, on a half acre lot. Exquisite back yard with heated pool and spa, barbecue, bar and outdoor gas fireplace. The courtyard has a large table for outdoor dining.

Enjoy a large and spacious fully equipped Kitchen for home cooked meals. There is a large but cozy Family Room with a large sofa that will accommodate 6-8 people (no kidding). A fun and spacious Entertainment/Game Room, with bar and pool table provide hours of fun. The Master Suite has a large 50' flat screen TV and gas fireplace. The Master Bath boasting Egyptian limestone has a Roman style shower, jacuzzi jet tub and a television. There are Large flat screen televisions throughout house with cable hook up. The televisions in the Master Bedroom and Family Room have surround sound. A full sound system throughout the house, including the back yard makes it easy to enjoy music from anywhere and everywhere. Just upload the Sonos ap on your Ipod/Iphone and you'll be able to listen to your playlists, pandora, etc., all wireless! :)

Enjoy the tranquility of the beautiful home or take excursions to attractions and places nearby. We have many beaches (Santa Monica, Venice, Playa Del Rey and Malibu) within 30 mins to 45 minutes drive. Other beaches, such as Hermosa Beach and Manhattan Beach are about an hour away. Amusement Parks such as Disneyland and Knotts Berry Farm are an hour away, while Magic Mountain and Roaring Rapids are about 20 minutes away. Museums and Downtown LA are about 30-40 minutes away. Many fine restaurants and shops about 10 minutes away. The house is minutes from the 405, 101, and 118 Freeways.

10 minutes to Ventura Blvd. (fine restaurants and shops)
15 minutes to Franklin Canyon Park (lake and hiking trails)
15 minutes to Universal Studios & Universal City Walk
20 minutes to Magic Mountain
20 minutes to Roaring Rapids Water Park
25 minutes to Santa Monica Pier and Carnival
25 minutes to 3rd Street Promenade (sidewalk entertainment and shopping)
25 minutes to Rodeo Drive, Beverly Hills
25 minutes to Hollywood
30 minutes to world famous Venice Beach
30 minutes to the Grove
60 minutes to Disneyland

MIDSTAY MAID SERVICE IS INCLUDED

Linens, towels and toiletries are provided for guests. Fully equipped kitchen with everything you need to cook, bake and enjoy!

*The 6th bedroom with a full size bed is available upon request, at $125 additional per night or $795 per week.

Plenty of parking in the large driveway, and on the street.

1 complimentary champagne bottle for 1 week rentals!

NO SMOKING is permitted in the house.



Keywords: Sleeps 10, Beautiful Resort like House, large and spacious, fully equipped kitchen, bar, game room, swimming pool and spa, 5 bedrooms, 5 baths, outdoor bar, indoor and outdoor fireplaces; Hollywood, Disneyland, Beaches, Mountains, Shops.

Why VRBO

Property Type

  • House
  • 5000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Catering Available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included
  • Private Chef

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Children must be over the age of 8 and able to swim. A 2:1 adult to child ratio is required for rental. Children must be supervised at all times, especially outdoors near swimming pool....moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Because the pool is not fenced in, I ask that children are proficient swimmers. I also ask that the pool table be used only by the adults. Please supervise children at all times....moreless

  • Limited Accessibility:

    Even though we are only one level, within the house there is aone step down from kitchen to family room and then another step down from family room to game room. Then there are a couple changes in levels in the back yard as well. Mostly limited to 1-2 steps at any one time, and 3 wide, ample steps to the pool....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 12

  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

    There is a desk. Closet doors are mirrored....moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 double

    Lovely window seat. Closet doors are mirrored....moreless

  • Bedroom 5: 1 queen

    There is a sleep number bed. Closet doors are mirrored....moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    Bookshelf with books, armoire with drawers & television...moreless

  • Bedroom 6: 1 double

    Available at an additional rate of $125 per night....moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    There is a gas fireplace and flat screen t.v. w/Netflix...moreless

  • All beds have pillow top mattresses and are very comfortable. A queen size air mattress is available in fourth bedroom closet. There are also lots of extra sheets, blankets and pillows. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 5: toilet, shower

    This is an outdoor bathroom for when you are using the pool....moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Beautiful tiled tub....moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, tub, shower, jetted tub

    Master Bath, ...moreless

  • Bathroom 4: combination tub/shower

    Beautiful limestone tiled tub...moreless

  • There are 5 beautiful stone bathrooms, all with showers and 3 with tubs. ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Available for booking for parties and events at an additional rate. Catering and a private chef are also available for an additional charge. If interested, please inquire....moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room:

    Large game room with a pool table, full bar with bar stools, surround sound, 2 televisions and additional seating....moreless

  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table:

    Beautiful pool table to be used by adults and youth 14 years and older when supervised....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Time warner cable and digital recording available in the Family room, Game Room Master Bedroom and 2 other bedrooms. Netflix access is available in Family Room and Master Suite....moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    TV is available in three of the 6 bedrooms....moreless

  • Toys:

    Some building toys, puzzles, games and children's books are available in the closet shelf of the bedroom with the twin beds....moreless

  • Video Library:

    Large video library of over 150 hit movies. Enjoy!...moreless

Theme

  • Family

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist

Leisure Activities

  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Shopping

Location Type

  • Resort

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Racquetball
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Swimming

Dining

  • Dining:

    There is a formal dining room that seats 8, an informal dining area that seats 4 - 8 a table, bar table and bar in the game room with seating for up to 14. Bar stool seating at kitchen counter for 4....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    3 Central Air Conditioning Units throughout house. Please turn off when not in use. Thank you....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Free Long Distance:

    Only in the US...moreless

  • Garage
  • Gas Fireplace:

    There are 3 gas fireplaces. 1 in the living room, 1 in the master bedroom and 1 outdoors next to the stone benches (which have cushions)....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet:

    Free wireless access. The access code is found in the rental book....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Ample sheets, blankets, pillows, towels and pool towels available....moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Driveway for 3 cars in the side of the house. Always ample street parking in the side and front of the house. There is a front yard driveway for loading and unloading....moreless

  • Telephone:

    Free usage for calls within US. ...moreless

  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet:

    Time Warner Internet Wireless Service throughout house....moreless

Kitchen

  • Catering Available:

    If desired, anything you wish to have catered and delivered is available....moreless

  • Coffee Maker:

    There is a 10 cup coffee maker and a Tassimo individual cup coffee maker. I provide a few complimentary discs. More can be purchased at stores where tassimo machines are sold....moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    All cooking equipment and utensils are provided....moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    A double drawer dish washer....moreless

  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Beautiful large kitchen with granite stone counters. Fully equipped with cookware, cooking and eating utensils, knife set, dinnerware, casualware, storage containers, baking, etc....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator:

    A double door, stainless steel refrigerator is available for your use. Condiments left in fridge door are available for use....moreless

  • Toaster:

    There is a toaster oven....moreless

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Next to the grill there are stone benches with cushions and chairs that seat 10 comfortably. There is also a gas outdoor fireplace in this area. ...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Top of the line large outdoor grill....moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub:

    A heated spa is available in the back yard....moreless

  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Private Pool:

    A large swimming pool is available in the private back yard....moreless

  • Jetted Tub:

    A jacuzzi tub is available in the Master Bathroom...moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Fall
Sep 26 - Dec 20, 2015
4 night min stay
$715 $765
Fri, Sat
$4,950 $14,950

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Christmas/New Years
Dec 21 - Jan 3, 2016
4 night min stay
$1,000
$6,750

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Winter
Jan 4 - Mar 20, 2016
3 night min stay
$725 $795
Fri, Sat
$5,000 $14,000

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Spring
Mar 21 - May 15, 2016
3 night min stay
$750 $820
Fri, Sat
$5,050 $15,500

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Summer 2016
May 16 - Sep 25, 2016
4 night min stay
$775 $845
Fri, Sat
$5,250

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$775 $845
Fri, Sat

Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 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

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Cleaning Fee/Per Week $350
  • Property Damage Protection $99
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $1,200
  • Tax Rate 14%

Notes:

Holiday Rates (those listed for Christmas/New Years) applies for the following dates and weeks or weekends these dates fall within: Rose Bowl; Super Bowl; President's Day; Spring Break/Easter; Memorial Day; July 4th; Labor Day; Veteran's Day; Thanksgiving.

2015 Summer Rates: $800 nightly; $5425 weekly


Cancellation policy:

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.


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Last updated: 08/27/2015
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Location

25 Miles
Nearest Airport
Los Angeles (LAX) / Burbank is 12 miles away.
3 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Van Nuys
35 Miles
Nearest Beach
Malibu

Car: Recommended

Located 25 miles north of Los Angeles Airport.

Other Activities: Rock Climbing, Basketball Court, biking, mini golf, spa

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2006

About the owner: I am a mother of 4 wonderful children, 2 girls, ages 19 and 21 and 2 boys, 23 and 35. I am also a grandmother of two. I own and operate 3 child development centers in my surrounding community. These centers provide child care services, in addition to early intervention and therapeutic services to children with special needs. I also have a passion and knack for interior/exterior design and in 2006, I purchased, gutted and completely remodeled this home, which I live in when I'm not traveling and exploring. It turned out gorgeous, and I decided to rent it out so that others may enjoy it, while I was traveling the globe. I hope you enjoy my home, as much as I do. :)

The Unique Benefits at this House:
I enjoy the peace and tranquility of my home. Rich earth tones, natural finishes (stone and wood mostly) make this house both inviting and enchanting. Almost every room looks out into the beautiful back yard. I make sure to plant perennials bi-annually, which adds gorgeous color to the grounds. The views are breathtaking. Ducks even make my back yard a stop every Spring. I have beautiful gas fireplaces indoors and outdoors that are wonderful for relaxing by, while having a glass of wine or reading a good book. I also very much enjoy watching movies on my large screen TV in the family room or master bedroom. I have cable with movie channels and netflix access on my television as well personal dvd library with over 150 hit movies to choose from. I have a sound system throughtout the entire house, including the back yard which is accessed through Sonos. Just download the free app on your phone or ipod and you can play all your own music or pandora or ....... The kitchen is spacious and fully stocked and ready for those who enjoy the culinary arts. There is also a formal dining room with sitting for 8 and another less formal sitting room with a table that seats 4 - 8 people (just add chairs). I thoroughly enjoy my game room that has a beautiful bar, a pool table, surround sound speakers for music and 2 tvs. There is also lots of seating, when I have my family and friends over for Thanksgiving or Christmas. I am sure you will enjoy my home as much as I do.


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Speaks: english, spanish, italian

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Photos

  • Resort like back yard. It's like paradise. Really!

    Resort like back yard. It's like paradise. Really!

  • Ducks stop for a visit on their journey South for the winter.

    Ducks stop for a visit on their journey South for the winter.

  • Enjoy a meal or your morning coffee under a canopy of trumpet vine.  :)

    Enjoy a meal or your morning coffee under a canopy of trumpet vine. :)

  • A top of the line barbecue grill and barstools are at your disposal

    A top of the line barbecue grill and barstools are at your disposal

  • Cocktails...anyone!

    Cocktails...anyone!

  • Enjoy cooking in this beautiful and fully equipped kitchen.

    Enjoy cooking in this beautiful and fully equipped kitchen.

  • Our lovely living room

    Our lovely living room

  • How about a nice fire while reading a book or watching a movie at night?

    How about a nice fire while reading a book or watching a movie at night?

  • The second bedroom with queen size bed with pillow top mattress.

    The second bedroom with queen size bed with pillow top mattress.

  • Our fourth bedroom with full size bed with pillow top mattress.

    Our fourth bedroom with full size bed with pillow top mattress.

  • One more of our five beautiful stone custom bathrooms next to the family room.

    One more of our five beautiful stone custom bathrooms next to the family room.

  • Our fountain and beautiful flowers in our front courtyard.

    Our fountain and beautiful flowers in our front courtyard.

  • Beautiful stone swimming pool and spa, both featuring a 'pebbletec' surface.

    Beautiful stone swimming pool and spa, both featuring a 'pebbletec' surface.

  • The open courtyard allows you to take in the view and sun from every room.

    The open courtyard allows you to take in the view and sun from every room.

  • Enjoy a barbecue during the day & cocktails by the gas fireplace at night.

    Enjoy a barbecue during the day & cocktails by the gas fireplace at night.

  • Care to shoot pool?

    Care to shoot pool?

  • Get cozy and watch a movie together. This roomy sofa can fit up to 6-8 people.

    Get cozy and watch a movie together. This roomy sofa can fit up to 6-8 people.

  • The formal dining room to share a special meal together.

    The formal dining room to share a special meal together.

  • A dreamy bedroom for a good night's sleep.  The mattress is sooooo comfortable.

    A dreamy bedroom for a good night's sleep. The mattress is sooooo comfortable.

  • Take a jacuzzi bath & enjoy the view or a little tv while getting ready to go.

    Take a jacuzzi bath & enjoy the view or a little tv while getting ready to go.

  • The third bedroom with 2 twin beds with pillow top mattresses.

    The third bedroom with 2 twin beds with pillow top mattresses.

  • One of our beautiful bathroom with travertine stone tile and glass shower.

    One of our beautiful bathroom with travertine stone tile and glass shower.

  • The sixth bedroom with full size bed.  Available for an additional charge.

    The sixth bedroom with full size bed. Available for an additional charge.

  • Welcome to Rayen Manor and have a wonderful stay!

    Welcome to Rayen Manor and have a wonderful stay!

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  • Bathrooms
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Speaks: english, spanish, italian
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