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Our Contemporary Cottage is Charming on the Outside & Contemporary on the Inside

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Our newly renovated Contemporary Cottage is nestled in our private backyard.

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Last updated: 09/08/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Studio City cottage description

Our recently renovated and newly furnished one bedroom Guest House has the charm of a country cottage, but a fresh contemporary look on the inside. The Guest House has a living room with high ceilings and a fireplace, as well as a separate full kitchen, bedroom and bathroom. It is newly furnished for your comfort, including a high-end sofa bed, a 40” TV, and wireless Internet, plus indoor and outdoor dining areas.

The French doors in the living room opens out to a brick patio, lovely landscaping and a pool for your enjoyment.

Street parking is always available, and you have a private gate entrance.

Your hosts, the Palazzolo Family, live in the main house, and are happy to help make your visit to Los Angeles very memorable!

If you are a fan of dogs, you can meet our pug, Gibby, too!

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Optional

              Suitability

              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

                19 years old....moreless

              • Children Welcome:

                If you have small children that do not swim, please be aware that there is not a fence between the Guest House and the pool....moreless

              • Limited Accessibility:

                You can easily wheel up to the Guest House, but there is a small step down between the living room and the kitchen and bedroom....moreless

              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Not Allowed

              Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

              • Bedroom 1

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              • The bedroom has just been redecorated with brand new Queen mattress, flooring and furniture. It has a contemporary zen design with plenty of closet space! It also has it's own TV....moreless

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

              • Bathroom 1

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              • The bathroom is newly remodeled with a brand new shower with white subway tiles. We also provide a hair dryer and steamer for your clothes....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books:

                Since you are coming to LA, we have some movie star biographies....moreless

              • Music Library:

                We provide Pandora on our ROKU for unlimited music options...moreless

              • Satellite / Cable:

                We do not have cable, but provide local channels and ROKU to access hundreds of TV, movie and music options....moreless

              • Television:

                Brand new 40' TV in living room with access to 'Netflix' and'Pandora'....moreless

              Theme

              • Romantic
              • Tourist Attractions

              Attractions

              • Arboretum
              • Botanical Garden
              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Coin Laundry
              • Festivals
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Pond
              • Restaurants
              • Synagogues
              • Theme Parks
              • Water Parks
              • Zoo

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Eco Tourism
              • Gambling Casinos
              • Horseback Riding
              • Outlet Shopping
              • Paddle Boating
              • Photography
              • Scenic Drives
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking
              • Whale Watching

              local services and businesses

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

              sports and adventure activities

              • Basketball Court
              • Cycling
              • Equestrian Events
              • Fishing
              • Golf
              • Golf Privileges Optional
              • Hiking
              • Ice Skating
              • Mountain Biking
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Sailing
              • Snorkeling
              • Surfing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Water Skiing

              Dining

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 4 people

              General

              • Air Conditioning
              • Fireplace
              • Hair Dryer
              • Heating
              • Internet
              • Iron & Board
              • Linens Provided:

                We provide linens and pillows for queen bed in bedroom and full sofa bed in living room...moreless

              • Living Room:

                Our living room is newly furnished and has a fireplace, 40' TV and dining area....moreless

              • Parking:

                We live in quiet residential neighborhood with plenty of street parking....moreless

              • Towels Provided:

                We provide towels for the bathroom and pool....moreless

              Kitchen

              • Coffee Maker
              • Dishes & Utensils:

                We have brand new dishes, glasses and silverware....moreless

              • Kitchen:

                We have a full kitchen with refrigerator, stove, toaster oven and microwave....moreless

              Outside

              • Deck / Patio:

                You have a private brick patio in front of your Guest House with a table and chairs to enjoy the lovely pool view outdoors....moreless

              • Lawn / Garden:

                Your Contemporary Cottage is nestled in lush landscaping....moreless

              • Outdoor Grill

              Pool / Spa

                  • Private Pool:

                    We have a large pool with lounge chairs and outdoor dining table for you to enjoy privately....moreless

                  catering options

                      • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

                      house cleaning

                          • Housekeeper Optional
                           

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                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          Thanksgiving
                          Nov 26 - Nov 30, 2014
                          4 night min stay
                          $164
                          December Holiday
                          Dec 23 - Jan 1, 2015
                          7 night min stay

                          $1,148

                          Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

                          Valentine's Day Weekend
                          Feb 13 - Feb 15, 2015
                          2 night min stay
                          $169
                          My Standard Rate
                          2 night min stay
                          $149
                          $899 $3,400

                          Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 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:

                          • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
                          • Cleaning Fee $50
                          • Taxes Not included

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                          Calendar

                          Last updated: 09/08/2014
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                          23 Available
                          21 Unavailable
                          22 Today
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                          Location

                          20 Miles
                          Nearest Airport
                          LAX
                          Studio City
                          Nearest Motorway
                          101
                          17 Miles
                          Nearest Beach
                          Santa Monica Beach

                          Car: Recommended

                           

                          Owner info

                          Year Purchased: 1993

                          About the owner: Hello! We are Laura and Michael Palazzolo. We were both born and raised in Los Angeles, but we have been fortunate to have traveled all over the world, and we look forward to hosting travelers from near and far. We met working at Universal Studios Tour may years ago, and we still live only a few minutes away from one of the most popular tourist attractions in Los Angeles. Laura knows a lot about homes as a director for many shows on HGTV (Home and Garden Television) - She is currently working on the network's #1 show 'House Hunters' and travels all over the country on a regular basis. Michael also used to work in Television production, and he is now devoting his time and attention to being an excellent vacation rental host. Our favorite American city besides Los Angeles is Chicago, IL and our favorite vacation destination is Hawaii. Michael's heritage is Italian, and Italy is our very favorite country to visit! And the current song that that makes us happy is what else: 'HAPPY' by Pharell Williams! And that is how we want you to feel when you check in and check out of our 'Contemporary Cottage'!

                          Why the Owner Chose Studio City:
                          This cozy cottage is tucked away in the back of a historic property built in 1936, and has some Hollywood history attached to it. The original owners were famous movie stars named Joan Blondell and Dick Powell. At the height of their career, they bought this Sherman Oaks ranch as a 'country home' that originally included horse stables and a chicken coup. This special home has had only four owners in over 70 years. The current owners are the Palazzolo Family who have happily lived here for more then 20 years.


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                          • Our newly renovated Contemporary Cottage is nestled in our private backyard.

                            Our newly renovated Contemporary Cottage is nestled in our private backyard.

                          • Open your French doors to this private pool and outdoor seating.

                            Open your French doors to this private pool and outdoor seating.

                          • This contemporary living room has a fireplace and brand new 40' TV.

                            This contemporary living room has a fireplace and brand new 40' TV.

                          • This dining table seats up to four people.

                            This dining table seats up to four people.

                          • The bedroom has a zen design with a new Queen mattress and lots of closet space.

                            The bedroom has a zen design with a new Queen mattress and lots of closet space.

                          • There is a vanity or desk area in the bedroom.

                            There is a vanity or desk area in the bedroom.

                          • This is the lovely view from the bedroom windows.

                            This is the lovely view from the bedroom windows.

                          • We provide soap, shampoo and conditioner in the Shower.

                            We provide soap, shampoo and conditioner in the Shower.

                          • Our cabinets are stocked with new dishes and glasses as well as coffee supplies.

                            Our cabinets are stocked with new dishes and glasses as well as coffee supplies.

                          • Enjoy the peaceful surroundings of our 'Contemporary Cottage'!

                            Enjoy the peaceful surroundings of our 'Contemporary Cottage'!

                          • A serene and peaceful view beyond the shade of the Carrotwood tree and fountain.

                            A serene and peaceful view beyond the shade of the Carrotwood tree and fountain.

                          • This lushly landscaped poolside space is ideal for lounging and outdoor dining.

                            This lushly landscaped poolside space is ideal for lounging and outdoor dining.

                          • There is a dining area if you are in the mood to cook or just order delivery!

                            There is a dining area if you are in the mood to cook or just order delivery!

                          • This brand new comfy sofa bed has a special memory foam mattress.

                            This brand new comfy sofa bed has a special memory foam mattress.

                          • The bedroom has it's own new TV.

                            The bedroom has it's own new TV.

                          • This is one of two closets in the bedroom.

                            This is one of two closets in the bedroom.

                          • This newly renovated bathroom has a white subway tile shower & fluffy towels.

                            This newly renovated bathroom has a white subway tile shower & fluffy towels.

                          • We have a full kitchen with a fridge, stove, toaster oven and microwave.

                            We have a full kitchen with a fridge, stove, toaster oven and microwave.

                          • This secluded patio is a perfect place to relax.

                            This secluded patio is a perfect place to relax.

                          $149 - $169 per night (USD)
                          2

                          1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 4

                          View calendar: Updated 09/08/14
                          Minimum stay: 2-7 nights
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