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Private 2 Bedroom Cottage, Where You're the Only Renter on the Property.

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Back of house, relax in the sun, BBQ or relax in the spa, all with Ocean views.

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Last updated: 06/01/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

The Mermaid is 5 blocks from the ocean and the main town of Summerland. The house is just far enough from the fwy where you wont be disturb by the noise.This is a stand alone house, not a multi rental. The house has 2 bedrooms, 1 queen size bed and one full size bed, with 1 full bathroom in main house.The house is newly furnished. If you have extra guest, there is also a separate guest house with loft that sleeps 1,guest house has 1/2 bath no shower. extra cost of guest house 100.00 per night. Guest house can only be included by the renters of the main house, or it stays empty, no one else will be sharing you space.The house has beautiful Ocean views from the living room, kitchen and bedroom, from the entire back of house and guest house. Panoramic views. The house opens up to 2 decks and a lovely yard with 2 fruit trees and organic garden. Outside also includes an outdoor fireplace, BBQ, and outdoor dinning table for 4, and a large hot tub. enjoy romantic sunset dinners every night from the deck. There is a privacy fence around the whole house. There is parking for 2 cars at house. Summerland has many places to eat, shop and easy access to the beach. Owner is able to accept last minute reservations. please contact owner, 805-660-0502 Thank You, Corinne

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 864 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    30 YEARS AND ABOVE TO RENT Not for parties or graduation parties, quite neighborhood ...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    not recommended for small children...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 3-4

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 double

    ...moreless

  • The bedroom with the queen size bed has a 32' TV.Second bedroom has a full size bed and vanity. There is also a detached studio guest house which can sleep 1, studio includes a mini fridge, coffee pot, a nice seating area, studio has a sink and toilet....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    1 full bathroom in main house...moreless

  • Bathroom 2 in guest house: toilet

    sink, 1/2 bath in guest house, Guest house is 100.00 nightly...moreless

  • Main House has full bathroom, The guest studio has a toilet and sink.

Other Amenities

  • Owner is able to accept last minute reservations, up to 5 days prior of visit. please contact owner for details. Thank you Corinne phone 805-660-0502 No parties allowed...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television:

    40in TV in living room, 32in TV in bedroom...moreless

  • Toys
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach View:

    Beach entrance is a little over 1/2 mile, you can walk or drive there. There is free parking at the beach and a nice park for children....moreless

  • Downtown:

    downtown Summerland, there are 4 eateries, 1 winery, 5 antique shops, hair salons, gyms, Boutiques, Market, gas station, liquor store, 2 hotels, post office, bikini shop, fire station, vet. ...moreless

  • Mountain View:

    mountain views north of house...moreless

  • Ocean View:

    Panoramic ocean views from house ...moreless

  • Village:

    Summerland, also Montecito is right next door about 1 and half miles...moreless

  • Water View:

    Ocean view every where you look ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • 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
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    outdoor dinning table seats 4, plus 2 TV trays, and extra card table with 4 chairs...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 2 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    Outside, please clean out fireplace after use, do not use on windy days....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    cox cable...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Has 2 chairs and 1 full size couch ...moreless

  • Parking:

    One carport, and space for one car in front of house....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    seasonings, sugar, coffee, cooking oils...moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    outdoor table seats four, plus 4 Adirondack chairs, and beach chairs and lounge chairs. Out door heater ...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Organic vegetable garden with fruit trees....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    please clean off grill after use. also recover when cooled down...moreless

Pool / Spa

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring Rates
Mar 20 - Jun 19, 2015
2 night min stay
$300 $325
Fri, Sat
$1,825 $6,500

Rates are based on 3 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Summer Rates
Jun 20 - Sep 21, 2015
2 night min stay
$325 $350
Fri, Sat
$2,000 $6,800

Rates are based on 3 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

July 4th weekend
Jul 3 - Jul 4, 2015
2 night min stay

$700
flat fee
Labor Day weekend
Sep 4 - Sep 6, 2015
3 night min stay

$1,050
flat fee
Fall Rates
Sep 22 - Dec 3, 2015
2 night min stay
$300 $325
Fri, Sat
$1,800 $6,000
Thanksging
Nov 26 - Nov 28, 2015
3 night min stay

$1,125
flat fee
Christmas
Dec 25 - Dec 27, 2015
3 night min stay

$1,050
flat fee
New Years Eve
Dec 31 - Jan 2, 2016
3 night min stay

$1,125
flat fee
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$275 $325
Fri, Sat
$2,000 $6,800
* 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 house $150
  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Tax Rate 10%

Notes:

additional information, detached studio has an extra fee of 100.00 per night if renters of main house would like to include it in their stay. With a 50.00 cleaning fee.

Please DO NOT USE COUCH IN MAIN HOUSE AS A BED.

Discounted rates of 7 nights or more, please contact owner for details. You will be sent a contract that you and the owner will sign, full refund if canceled before 7 days. no parties


Cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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Location

14 Miles
Nearest Airport
Santa Barbara
4 Miles
Nearest Golf
Carpinteria or Montecito
4 Miles
Nearest Train
Santa Barbara
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
101
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Summerland Beach Cafe 1/4 mile, The Nugget

Car: Not Necessary

The Mermaid is a 1946 Mediterranean style 2 bedroom cottage.

Plus a detached studio Guest House with loft. The studio has a sofa and full size bed in loft area. Mini fridge and coffee pot, there is a sink and toilet in studio, no shower.

Summerland is 3 miles before downtown Santa Barbara or after depending on which way your traveling.

Summerland is a very quaint and accommodating town, with many eateries, boutique shops and lots of antiquing. Summerland has their own beach called Lookout Beach and park which includes a play ground for children and many BBQ's. There is also a local market so if you forgot something the market is only a minute away.

Enjoy the great views of the Ocean and Islands from the living room, kitchen and bedroom. The house opens up to 2 spacious decks with panoramic views of the ocean and a large outdoor fireplace. Enjoy Bar-B Que and sunset dinners right on the deck. After a long day at the beach or site seeing, relax in the 6 person spa overlooking the ocean. This house and spa is totally private.

The house is newly furnished and new beds. The kitchen is fully equipped for you to cook at home if you desire.

The Mermaid is 5 blocks from the ocean, and the town, a nice walk and chance to see the area. Places to eat in Summerland, Stackeys, Tinkers, Summerland Beach Cafe or The Nugget are great places to have lunch or dinner. The Nugget has a great bar and lots of sports TV, a great place to also meet the locals. If you enjoy wine tasting there's that too, something for everyone.

If you forgot your bathing suit don't worry check out the Bikini Factory. Summerland provides 2 fitness centers for those of you who hate to miss a work out day. There's hiking trails and many bike trails. Biking is a great activity here so bring your bike. You can also horse back ride right on the beach, or just Relax enjoy sunning on the deck. I'm sure you will love it here as much as we do.

Not recommended for parties or graduation parties, quite neighborhood.

Thank you, I hope you have a wonderful stay.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2012

About the owner: My Husband and I live an hour away from Summerland, I fell in love with Santa Barbara County the first time I went there, and hoped some day in my future I would have a place there. We recently bought this house and did a lot of DIY hard work but worth it. We hope to retire here. Hope you love it too.

Why the Owner Chose Summerland:
We chose this property because of the ocean views and the privacy, The quaint town and the neighbors are great. It's close enough to come to when ever we want and enjoy with friends. It feels like the Ocean is your backyard.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Walk to the beach and town for something to eat, even buy some cute clothes or go wine tasting without having to drive


Contact us

Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

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Photos

  • Back of house, relax in the sun, BBQ or relax in the spa, all with Ocean views.

    Back of house, relax in the sun, BBQ or relax in the spa, all with Ocean views.

  • updated kitchen,new appliances, all the amenities of home.Pots & Pans,seasoning

    updated kitchen,new appliances, all the amenities of home.Pots & Pans,seasoning

  • living room with 40' TV, and DVD player, many board games, movies
With Ocean vie

    living room with 40' TV, and DVD player, many board games, movies With Ocean vie

  • bedroom with full size bed, and vanity. lots of natural light

    bedroom with full size bed, and vanity. lots of natural light

  • view the Ocean right from your bed? Bedroom has 32' TV and walk in closet

    view the Ocean right from your bed? Bedroom has 32' TV and walk in closet

  • fireplace in back with ocean views, and back yard

    fireplace in back with ocean views, and back yard

  • detached studio, w/ full size bed in loft. 
mini fridge, sink, toilet, Guest house can be included w/ main house for an extra 100 per day. great ocean views.

    detached studio, w/ full size bed in loft. mini fridge, sink, toilet, Guest house can be included w/ main house for an extra 100 per day. great ocean views.

  • studio, looking onto spa and Ocean views 1/2 bath in guest house, no shower.

    studio, looking onto spa and Ocean views 1/2 bath in guest house, no shower.

  • Local Market on Lillie st.

    Local Market on Lillie st.

  • Summerland Beach Cafe, great place for breakfast or lunch,Summerland has 5 eateries

    Summerland Beach Cafe, great place for breakfast or lunch,Summerland has 5 eateries

  • Sunset, from Summerland

    Sunset, from Summerland

  • another fabulous sunset while sitting on the deck. Pics are taken from deck

    another fabulous sunset while sitting on the deck. Pics are taken from deck

  • front of house, 6 foot fence all around entire house.

    front of house, 6 foot fence all around entire house.

  • living room, new down filled sofa, Antique chair, and recliner, with ocean views

    living room, new down filled sofa, Antique chair, and recliner, with ocean views

  • 1 bathroom in main house, tub shower combo

    1 bathroom in main house, tub shower combo

  • 2ND bedroom, queen size bed. bedroom faces the ocean with french doors that open onto deck

    2ND bedroom, queen size bed. bedroom faces the ocean with french doors that open onto deck

  • deck off living room and bedroom, with fireplace and BBQ,looking onto the ocean

    deck off living room and bedroom, with fireplace and BBQ,looking onto the ocean

  • relax in the spa, while gazing at the ocean and the stars at night.

    relax in the spa, while gazing at the ocean and the stars at night.

  • inside studio, sofa, mini fridge, coffee pot, sink, toilet, stairs to loft area

    inside studio, sofa, mini fridge, coffee pot, sink, toilet, stairs to loft area

  • bed in studio loft area, full size bed, yes that's the ocean out the window

    bed in studio loft area, full size bed, yes that's the ocean out the window

  • The Nugget, great place to eat or have a drink and enjoy a sports game

    The Nugget, great place to eat or have a drink and enjoy a sports game

  • Summerland beach, lookout beach and park off Evans Street, entrance is about 1/2 mile from house

    Summerland beach, lookout beach and park off Evans Street, entrance is about 1/2 mile from house

  • Sunrise, sitting on the deck,
here comes the Sun

    Sunrise, sitting on the deck, here comes the Sun

  • view from the deck, you can see Montecito and Santa Barbara Pier.

    view from the deck, you can see Montecito and Santa Barbara Pier.

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 06/01/2015
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