Feedback

VRBO is part of the HomeAway family, the world leader in vacation rentals with over 1 million listings. We offer the largest selection of properties for any travel occasion and every budget. We’re committed to helping families and friends find a perfect vacation rental to create unforgettable travel experiences together. Learn More

Charming Historic Home/Palm Tree-Lined Street/Ready for You!

You sent a message to this owner.

Our tranquil and appealing 1929 Tudor style home was lovingly remodeled in 2011.

Calendar

Last updated: 07/29/2015
Check availability
23 Available
24 Available check-in
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

WELCOME to my home!! Whether you are here for business (work, convention center vendor or relocation), family vacation, vacationer from overseas, snow birds, or just wanting to get away, you will be WOWed by this beautifully restored and remodeled Tudor style home in the Wrigley area of Long Beach. It is the perfect location for your visit to Southern California - close to freeways and local attractions.

The home was built in 1929. The hardwood floors throughout instantly create a warm and comforting feeling when you walk in the front door. Historical postcards of Long Beach decorate the walls throughout the house highlighting buildings and places of days done by.

The living room has a comfy leather couch and recliner, a new 32' flat panel TV with a DVD/CD player and FIOS cable including a couple premium movie channels.

In the dining room you'll find an antique table, 6 chairs and a buffet. An additional table and four chairs are provided in the breakfast nook bringing the available seating up to 10 persons.

For your cooking pleasure, the kitchen is loaded with new pots and pans, a Cuisinart convection oven, and microwave; a 1950's O'Keefe & Merritt gas stove and ruby red dish and glassware; eating and cooking utensils, crock pot, blender, cookbooks, bake ware, mixer w/mixing bowls, blender, coffee pot, tea kettle, an under mount 10' TV with radio/CD/DVD player, staple items like oil, a couple types of vinegar, sugar, flour, LOTS of spices, peanut butter, coffee, tea, and more - all the basic items necessary for making your scrumptious meals.

Let yourself go in one of the three tastefully decorated bedrooms, furnished with antique bed sets, complete with new pillow-top mattresses, comforters, pillows, and luxurious sheets.

In the hall closet there is a queen size blowup mattress that sleeps 2 - bringing the total sleeping accommodations up to 8 people. There's also extra pillows, blankets, and games/puzzles/cards.

The striking cobalt blue and white tiled bathroom has two sinks, a HUGE tub/shower, shampoo/conditioner, ample towels, and is supplied with a hair dryer, q-tips, toothpaste and other basic supplies. The shower has a fixed and separate hand held/sliding spray head perfect for smaller children taking showers.

Enjoy the serenity of the backyard with its lovely landscaping while relaxing in one of the six rocking patio chairs. Have a meal or read at the table shaded from the sun by an umbrella. Or you can sip a drink while you fire up the propane barbeque for some grilling. From the one lemon and one ruby red grapefruit tree, squeeze your own delicious fresh juice for drinking or use it in your cooking with the supplied old-fashioned juicer.

There is parking available in the driveway or street. Street sweeping is on Tuesdays and Wednesdays so be sure to check the signs so you don't get a ticket.

Beach towels, one beach sand umbrella and 4 chairs are available for you to use if you're planning a trip to the beach.

Make sure to check out the 'Things to See and Do' notebook in the living room with some of the local places to eat, shop, and activities/attractions in the nearby vicinity.

Day (3-day minimum), week, or monthly rental available with maid service after 7 days (at renter's expense).

With all the comforts of home, great weather most of the year, and plenty of nearby attractions, I wish you a pleasant visit!

Keywords: Home, house, historic

Why VRBO

We offer vacation rentals for every budget

Choose from a wide variety of properties

No booking fees

Free to book with no hidden costs

We help you travel with confidence

Every listing is guaranteed against fraud

Experienced property owners or managers

Average five years in the business

Property Type

  • House
  • 1363 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    There must be at least one renter 25 years of age or older....moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    The home is single story but there are a couple small steps to get in the front door. If someone is somewhat abulatory, they shouldn't have any problem getting in and around the house....moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1

    ...moreless

  • There are two sinks and a large shower/roman tub.

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games:

    Games are located in the hall closet....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Verizon FIOS and Roku available....moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    Newer 32' HDTV with Verizon FIOS and Roku....moreless

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Golf
  • Jet Skiing
  • Sailing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Central heating...moreless

  • Internet:

    Free WIFI available....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    400 thread count or higher...moreless

  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    One space available in the driveway....moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet:

    Free WIFI available....moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    Kitchen is fully stocked....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster:

    Cuisanart toaster/oven supplied....moreless

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

Write a review 4.9
from 31 traveler reviews
Loading...
 
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Yearly rate
Jul 1 - Dec 31, 2015
3 night min stay
$135
$850 $2,900

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

My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$135
$850 $2,900

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 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 $300
  • Non-refundable cleaning fee $8-150 $85
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

$20/each extra person/night after 2 people

$125/each extra person/weekly after 2 people

$250/each extra person/monthly after 2 people

Payment - Check, money order/cashier's check, credit card via PAYPAL only.

Rental agreement contains cancellation policy.

Non-refundable cleaning fees run from $80-150 depending on the number of guests and length of stay.

$300 refundable deposit is due at time of booking. Rental fees and non-refundable cleaning fees are due 45 days prior to check-in.


Please wait... Travel with confidence

Pay with an approved method (credit card, check, or bank transfer) to protect your payment up to $1,000. Before making a payment always call the owner at the number listed on our website, and never use instant money transfer services such as Western Union and MoneyGram.


Don't forget your vacation protection! Get protected now

Adding our Vacation Protection services can make sure your getaway goes smoothly, no matter what. We offer Cancellation Protection, Carefree Rental Guarantee, and Damage Protection so you can truly relax.

Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.
 

Calendar

Last updated: 07/29/2015
Check availability
23 Available
24 Available check-in
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
 

Location

3 Miles
Nearest Airport
Long Beach Airport
1 Miles
Nearest Train
Metro
0.2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
710 Freeway

Children's park located around the corner, Los Angeles River bike path for watching sunsets, leisurely strolls, jogging, or riding bikes, Long Beach Aquarium of the Pacific, Museum of Latin American Art (MOLAA), Long Beach Convention Center, The Art Museum, Shoreline Village, The Pike, restaurants and shops on Second Street, to name a few.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1995

Why the Owner Chose Long Beach:
This home was my personal residence where I raised my 2 grown children and lived until I recently got married. I LOVE my home on this palm-tree lined street and the fact that this area is named after the chewing gum mogul William Wrigley. It brings back great memories of driving past the sweet-smelling Wrigley Chewing Gum factory located in Chicago, Illinois near where I grew up. There are many historic non cookie-cutter homes in the area, all with their own unique characteristics.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
You can pick lemons or grapefruits for some fresh-squeezed juice from the backyard while viewing cyclist/joggers/walkers using the bike path located next to the Los Angeles River. Or better yet, you can take a leisurely or brisk walk or jog on the path to get some exercise. If the kids need to burn some energy, take them to the new playground equipment located at the park around the corner. If you're in the mood for peace, simply enjoy a quiet stroll in the neighborhood or breakfast, lunch, or dinner at the table with umbrella and six chairs on the secluded backyard patio. It only takes minutes to get to the 710 and 405 freeways or the beach, Aquarium, or Convention Center downtown. Grocery stores, shopping, restaurants, coffee shops, transportation and more are nearby and local attractions (Disneyland, Hollywood, mountains, etc.) are 30 minutes to an hour away.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Our tranquil and appealing 1929 Tudor style home was lovingly remodeled in 2011.

    Our tranquil and appealing 1929 Tudor style home was lovingly remodeled in 2011.

  • Unwind in this warm and inviting large living room w/ original wall sconces.

    Unwind in this warm and inviting large living room w/ original wall sconces.

  • Cooking was never so much fun in this bright, roomy kitchen stocked w/supplies.

    Cooking was never so much fun in this bright, roomy kitchen stocked w/supplies.

  • Huge red kitchen sink with newer quartz countertops.

    Huge red kitchen sink with newer quartz countertops.

  • Enjoy your morning meal in this sunny breakfast nook with a view of the backyard

    Enjoy your morning meal in this sunny breakfast nook with a view of the backyard

  • Enjoy the huge tiled shower/tub and two sinks in this stunning bathroom.

    Enjoy the huge tiled shower/tub and two sinks in this stunning bathroom.

  • Tiled roman tub/shower with additional shower wand.

    Tiled roman tub/shower with additional shower wand.

  • Another view of the green room.

    Another view of the green room.

  • Alternate view of blue bedroom.

    Alternate view of blue bedroom.

  • Alternate view of the red bedroom.

    Alternate view of the red bedroom.

  • Grapefruit tree in backyard.

    Grapefruit tree in backyard.

  • Entrance to laundry area.

    Entrance to laundry area.

  • Beautiful palm tree lined street.

    Beautiful palm tree lined street.

  • Use the antique dining room table, 6 chairs & buffet for your home cooked meals.

    Use the antique dining room table, 6 chairs & buffet for your home cooked meals.

  • Enjoy cooking on this antique O'Keefe & Merritt gas stove.

    Enjoy cooking on this antique O'Keefe & Merritt gas stove.

  • Undermount TV/DVD/Radio with newer quartz countertops.

    Undermount TV/DVD/Radio with newer quartz countertops.

  • Breakfast nook.

    Breakfast nook.

  • Step up tub/shower.

    Step up tub/shower.

  • The Green Room-sweet dreams on this pillow top double bed w/ vanity and dresser.

    The Green Room-sweet dreams on this pillow top double bed w/ vanity and dresser.

  • The Blue Room-stretch out on this comfy pillow top double bed w/vanity & dresser

    The Blue Room-stretch out on this comfy pillow top double bed w/vanity & dresser

  • The Red Room - Sleep tight on this queen pillow top bed with vanity and dresser.

    The Red Room - Sleep tight on this queen pillow top bed with vanity and dresser.

  • The secluded backyard patio offers outdoor tranquility in a lovely setting.

    The secluded backyard patio offers outdoor tranquility in a lovely setting.

  • Lemon tree in backyard.

    Lemon tree in backyard.

  • Laundry room.

    Laundry room.

VRBO #381029

There have been  visitors to this page since the counter was last reset in .

This listing was first published here in 2011.

Date last modified - Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Minimum stay: 3 nights
Dates are unavailable
Please enter travel dates
Please enter # of guests
Please stay a bit longer. A stay of nights or more is required for these dates.
This listing requires that rentals start on a .
Get an instant quote
  • Reviews
  • Sleeps
    8
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Property type
    House
Owner
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 24 hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 07/29/2015
Email owner

562-212-9397

Please wait... Travel with confidence Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees Learn how to pay safely
Add vacation protection services to your booking

Three services to protect your trip:

Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.

Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.

Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.


Get it now

advertisement

Share this property via Email

Charming Historic Home/Palm Tree-Lined Street/Ready for You!

Long Beach #381029

3 BR  1 BA  Sleeps 8

You must be signed in to share this property by e-mail

Share this property via Email

    Please correct the following errors and resend:
  • Enter one or more valid email addresses separated by commas.
  • Oops! You have exceeded the limit of 10 email addresses.
  • Your message may not contain markup. Please remove the markup and try again.