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Oceanview Tuscan Farmhouse (1) Bedroom Rental

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'Villa Bella' Overlooking the Sea in Summerland, CA.


Last updated: 12/06/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Summerland house description

Dramatic in every way, this unique Summerland 'Tuscan' home with ocean views from every room, features (1) Bedroom with Queen Bed and stone/gas fireplace, walk-in closet, ceiling fan, Ocean views, 48' Flat Screen, DVR, A/C, Bathroom with Shower and Jacuzzi Tub, Granite and Heated Stone floors. Livingroom has wood-burning fireplace, TV/Stereo, Glass and Wrought Iron Door with views to Front Gardens and Fountain. While on the other Side, Views of the Ocean and Islands beyond. Kitchen and Dining Area feature Designer Accoutrements. Upscale Dishes and Serveware fill an Antique Carved Pine Buffet. New Stainless Appliances and an Ocean View add to the glamor. The Ocean View Deck features a 7 foot long Antique Pine Dining Table with (8) Chairs and Overhead Lighted Chandelier for Outdoor Dining. A Stainless Bar-B-Que and (2) Padded Chaises.
WiFi Throughout

While we have done everything to make this Rental the perfect vacation setting, Summerland is located next to the 101 Freeway and the Train Rails, and from the deck there will be traffic noise and a few trains do pass by every day. From the Inside of the house, it is minimal and in the bedroom, hardly heard. We have adjusted our Rates given this distraction. Yet the Next Door 4-Diamond Rated Inn, has repeat Guests who don't mind the noise, given the location and views offered. We do the same, but with more amenities and size, and less cost.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 850 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

          • Housekeeper Optional
          • Massage


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


          • Non Smoking Only
          • Not Suitable For Children
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

          Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen


          • Gas Fireplace, Ceiling Fan, LED Remote Ceiling Lights for Each Side of Bed, 48' Flat Screen TV, French Doors with Italian Wrought Iron Balcony and Ocean View, Down Comforter and Pillows (Allergic Renters please notify Owner to Change)...moreless

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower, jetted tub


          • Chandelier over Tub, Stone Vessel Lighted Sink, Jacuzzi Tub, Stone Floors and Granite Counter...moreless

          Other Amenities

              • Masseuse and Housekeeper Available on Request


              • DVD Player
              • Music Library
              • Television:

                (3) Living Room, Bedroom & Bathroom...moreless


              • Romantic
              • Tourist Attractions


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

              Local Services & Businesses

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

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Paddle Boating
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shelling
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking
              • Whale Watching

              Location Type

                  • Ocean View:

                    Enjoy a Panoramic Ocean View from Every Room. Watch the Dolphins at play and Enjoy the Distant Views of the Santa Barbara Harbor and City Lights...moreless

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cycling
                  • Deepsea Fishing
                  • Equestrian Events
                  • Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Kayaking
                  • Mountain Climbing
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Roller Blading
                  • Sailing
                  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                  • Surf Fishing
                  • Surfing
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Wind-Surfing


                  • Dining:

                    Table seats (3) Persons Inside. (8) Persons on the Deck...moreless

                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 3 people


                  • Air Conditioning:


                  • Clothes Dryer:

                    On Property...moreless

                  • Fireplace:

                    (1) Wood Burning in Living Room and (1) Gas in Bedroom...moreless

                  • Hair Dryer


                  • Coffee Maker:

                    Keurig Gourmet...moreless

                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Dishwasher
                  • Freezer
                  • Ice Maker
                  • Kitchen:

                    Stainless Appliances, Gas Stove, Ice Maker/Water in Refrigerator Door...moreless

                  • Microwave
                  • Pantry Items:

                    Cooking Basics/Spices/Oils...moreless

                  • Refrigerator
                  • Stove


                  • Deck / Patio
                  • Lawn / Garden
                  • Outdoor Grill

                  House Cleaning

                      • Housekeeper Optional


                      Write a review 4.2
                      from 4 traveler reviews
                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Christmas-New Years
                      Dec 16 - Jan 1
                      3 night min stay
                      Jan 13 - Jan 31, 2015
                      3 night min stay
                      $1,365 $4,500
                      May 1 - Sep 8
                      3 night min stay
                      $1,575 $5,850
                      Sep 9 - Dec 15
                      3 night min stay
                      $1,365 $4,500
                      My Standard Rate
                      3 night min stay
                      $250 $275
                      Fri, Sat
                      $1,575 $5,850
                      * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees and Rental Conditions:

                      • Property Damage Protection $49
                      • Cleaning Fee $125
                      • Tax Rate 10%


                      You confirm with your reservation that you understand there will be Freeway Noise when Outside of the Property on the Decks and Patios, but minimal inside the home.

                      Also, please note. Villa Bella is a Two Story House with Villa Bella - I Rented as the TOP Floor and Villa Bella-II as a much smaller unit downstairs.

                      $125.00 Cleaning Fee with Rental + $49.00 Damage Waiver Fee

                      Cancellation policy:

                      Policy available by contacting owner when booking.

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                      Last updated: 12/06/2014
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                      13 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      Santa Barbara Airport
                      0.3 Miles
                      Nearest Barpub
                      The Nugget
                      10 Miles
                      Nearest Golf
                      Santa Barbara Area Courses
                      3.5 Miles
                      Nearest Train
                      Carpinteria, CA
                      0.2 Miles
                      Nearest Motorway
                      101 Freeway
                      0.3 Miles
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      The Nugget
                      0.3 Miles
                      Nearest Beach
                      Summerland Beach

                      Walking distance to one of the Santa Barbara Areas most beautiful beaches. Summerland Beach and Beach Park, offers Kids Playground, Volleyball, Bar-B-Que Area with Tables and breathtaking Beach with Santa Cruz Island on the Horizon. Walks on the Beach, offer beach-combing at it's best. Search for Shells or wallow in the warmth of a Sunset, then take a casual walk and stop for dinner or Wine Tasting on your way home. Appropriately titled 'The Mediterranean of the Pacific', Santa Barbara, Montecito and our Storybook, Summerland, offer unparalled architectural beauty from the backdrop of our Mountains to the Ocean Vistas from these communities. Both Spanish and Mediteranean influences capture your senses while visiting Montecito and Santa Barbara. While Summerland features an eclectic mix of Bohemian and New England residences, our Property is a One of a Kind in the Area. The only 'Tuscan' rental property in Summerland and a winner of the Summerland Beautiful Award and featured on the Home Tour.

                      A walk down our MAIN street, only a minute from our property, will offer several casual restaurants, a Spa, Fitness/Gym, Deli/Market with Garden Eating, Multiple Antique Shops, Ocean Overlook Park with tables for lunch or dinner, Hair Dresser and Nail Bar, Wine Tasting at Summerland Vintners, Upscale Clothing, Furniture, Baby and Floral Boutiques, all within 5 minutes of your rental.


                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 1997

                      About the owner: Raised in the Santa Barbara Area, I moved to Summerland in 1997 to settle in a small, tight knit community with a beach within walking distance. As an Interior Designer and with a love of landscaping, I was challenged at the opportunity to transform an ugly ducking eye-sore into a show property. Having won the Santa Barbara Beautiful Award for our previous home, my husband and I took one look and fell in love with not only Summerland, but the prospects of changing a dull looking cement block rectangle with white walls and a red tile roof, into a 'Tuscan' Styled Dream Home. We hope you like our transformation.

                      Why the Owner Chose Summerland:
                      With captivating ocean views, perfect year round weather, walking distance to the beach and charming downtown Summerland, we fell in love with this ideal property to renovate. It's 'bones' just called out to us to 'make me beautiful'... and so we did, one pain staking year after another, until 2011, when the deck was finished and backyard landscaped.

                      The Unique Benefits at this House:
                      From the Italian Stonework around the Windows, to the exterior covered with Ivy. The Wrought Iron and Cherub Fountain, Sunsets setting in the ocean and Moon radiating on the water, this is a property to envelop the senses. To put oneself in a 'taste of Italy' yet closer to home.

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                      Speaks: english



                      • 'Villa Bella' Overlooking the Sea in Summerland, CA.

                        'Villa Bella' Overlooking the Sea in Summerland, CA.

                      • Cherub Fountain and Entry

                        Cherub Fountain and Entry

                      • View of the Upper Penthouse and Deck

                        View of the Upper Penthouse and Deck

                      • Deck


                      • Summerland Beach with Santa Cruz Island in the Background

                        Summerland Beach with Santa Cruz Island in the Background

                      • Sunset from the Deck

                        Sunset from the Deck

                      • Beautiful Entry

                        Beautiful Entry

                      • Landscaping you'll remember

                        Landscaping you'll remember

                      • Sitting Area in Front Garden with Fountain

                        Sitting Area in Front Garden with Fountain

                      • Bathroom with Chandelier, Lighted Vessel Sink, Jacuzzi Tub

                        Bathroom with Chandelier, Lighted Vessel Sink, Jacuzzi Tub

                      • Dining Area

                        Dining Area

                      • Butterfly Beach

                        Butterfly Beach

                      • View from the Deck with Candelier and Pine Table

                        View from the Deck with Candelier and Pine Table

                      • View from the Sink

                        View from the Sink

                      VRBO #446082

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                      This listing was first published here in 2012.

                      Date last modified - Sunday, December 21, 2014

                      $250 - $275 per night (USD)

                      1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 2

                      View calendar: Updated 12/06/14
                      Minimum stay: 3 nights
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                      Speaks: english
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                      Oceanview Tuscan Farmhouse (1) Bedroom Rental

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