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Paul and I are great hosts and will see to it that your experience at Santa Barbara Beach Retreat is one to remember. The atmosphere of Por la mar will WOW you from the minute you enter the front door. Our Cozy, private, immaculate 1 bedroom, 1200 sq. ft. beach retreat is located 1 BLOCK from East Beach. Sunrise and Sunset are at your front door. The kitchen and bar b que area are equipped with all you will need to feel right at home. You can enjoy a coffee or tea each morning while lounging on the sun porch that has windows that concertina to the beautiful morning sea breeze.
A number of restaurants are within walking distance including East Beach Grill where you can sink your feet into the sand while enjoying the sunrise at our beautiful Sunny East Beach. Moby Dicks, Longboard's Grill, Harbor Restaurant and Brophy Bros. (a local favorite for seafood with a great view of the yacht harbor) are all located on Stearns Wharf. Walk to 'The Funk Zone' and enjoy an excellent selection of beers at 'Figueroa Mountain Brewing Co' or taste local wines from our world renowned selection of wineries in the area. This is only a handful of local restaurants and bars you can visit within walking distance of Pol la Mar.
. One very safe off street parking space in carport
. Downtown Waterfront Electric Shuttle (P/U at Hyatt on Cabrillo) .50 1 short block away
. Wheel fun rentals (walk to bike rental) also bike rental at Hyatt 1 block away
. Cycle,jog,roller blade or walk our beautiful beachfront path
. Dolphins will make your day streaming through the water with grace.
. Air Bus transportation to LAX less than a block away ($44.00)
. Zoo Walking distance
. Walk to Bird Sanctuary while enjoying beachfront beauty
. Walk to beautiful Tri County Produce which will meet all your food needs
. Trader Joe's and Rite Aid are several blocks away
Por La Mar is private,clean,comfortable,easy,and best of all it is 1 block to beautiful East Beach, and only a short distance to State Street Shopping, dining the funk zone and night life. We are excited to meet and greet you,give you the code and introduce you to wonderful Santa Barbara.
Stays of less than 30 nights are subject to TOT tax of 12%(included in quote)
Tax of 2.00 per night for city tax as well (included in quote)
Security deposit is refunded the day you depart
We love all children. Our home has interior stairs that lead up to the main living area so we are aware of safety with young children. There are also stairs leading from the dining area to the lounge. Our unit is not suitable for young children...moreless
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My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
Additional information about rental rates
Please inquire based on dates that are available on our calendar. I personally answer each inquiry and truly care about your experience in Santa Barbara. There will be a charge for over two adults. Security deposit will be forfeited if additional guests are allowed to stay that are not noted at time of booking. All guests stay at their own risk and are expected to respect our neighbors/home
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Car: Not Necessary
We are 1 block to our beautiful East Beach. East Beach has a locals favorite for breakfast, called 'East Beach Grill' This is nothing fancy and we prefer their breakfast over lunch menu. Pete's coffee, simple breakfast menu but right on the beach and thats the best part. The Santa Barbara Zoo is within walking distance and we are next to Dwight Murphy Park if you have children and they love baseball,soccer, par course etc... The Hyatt is a hop,skip and jump and they have a cozy bar if you want to walk and have a drink and appetizer in a nice setting. You can walk on the beach to the 'World Famous' spa and dining room at the Biltmore Hotel in Montiecto. The Sunday morning brunch is stunning and the Thursday night Seafood Buffet is so fresh and clean. Reservations suggested. The SB bird refuge is within walking distance and the beauty of our location is that it is somewhat out of the craziness of state street. We are about a 20-30 minute walk to state street (in less if your a power walker) or you can take the little electric bus for .50 and return for .50.
Great Location,great accommodation,great town!!
About the owner: Work: Paul is in Yacht Sales and Jane is a Personal Banker About: Paul and I have been living in New Zealand for the last 9 years. We were both in the hospitality industry and know how to meet your high expectations. We love fly fishing,cycling and family. We have relocated to Santa Barbara and have created a beautiful,peaceful,unique space for you to enjoy your time in the area. We can't wait to make you feel comfortable and invite you to enjoy all Santa Barbara has to offer.
Why the Owner Chose East Beach:
We were originally from California. After making a huge international move to New Zealand for 9 years we knew when we returned we wanted to land in Santa Barbara. The area offers everything we love to do. Paul is a paraglider and we love cycling and family. Our real passion is fly fishing which we can't get enough of.
The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
We chose this property because we loved the unique floor plan. The kitchen and bathroom are large and the bedroom is so romantic and roomy. The wow factor from the minute we walked in made us fall in love with our home. Not to mention the 1 block walk to beautiful East Beach where dolphins cruise through the water with grace and beauty. We never want to leave this place.
The Orange Leather Chair sooo comfy!
Fireplace for cool evenings at home!
Sun porch looking in to living room/lounge
Dining table seating for 6
Looking from dining area in to kitchen
Clean beautiful white kitchen with new Bosch appliances
Large bathroom with tub and shower
Bedroom looking in to dining area
Always fresh bottled water for drinking and coffee
Great 'on the beach' place for breakfast 1 block away 'East Beach Grill'
Dining room looking down to lounge/living room
Lounge looking up to dining room
Stairs that lead up to main living area
Our lovely Koru patterned banister
Kitchen from dining area open to living area
Enclosed sun porch with windows that concertina to the beautiful sea breeze
Additional vanity in bathroom
King Size Bed in master bedroom
Hall door closes off bathroom/sliding doors close off bedroom
Beautiful East Beach
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