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Victorian Estate & Event Venue Ideal for Weddings, Reunions and Retreats

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Last updated: 07/23/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Ojai castle description

Located 30 miles North of Los Angeles and East of Ojai near the Six Flags Magic Mountain Theme Park, on 9 acres nestled between two Canyons, this Historical Landmark Queen-Anne Mansion offers overnight accommodations in 8 luxurious bedrooms, complete with five-star modern amenities for up to 20 overnight guests. Grounds can accommodate up to 300 event guests. Features include several Reception and Ceremony sites, Ballroom, Library, Dining Hall, Underground Tavern, Wine Cellar, Entertainment Lounge, Salon, Pool, Cabanas, Fire Pit, Citrus Groves, Olive Groves, and much more. Sleeps 15 in 7 Kings, 1 Queen and 1 Full. 6 bedrooms have private baths, 2 bedrooms use adjacent baths, and 2 additional baths for total of 9 bathrooms. Rental includes up to 20 guests. Room amenities include Central Heating/AC, WiFi, Cable TV, Netflix, Privacy Door Key, and amazing views from every room of the groomed estate and surrounding canyons. Live, relax and entertain like royalty!

Property Type

  • 4 story
  • Castle
  • 12000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

          • Housekeeper Included
          • Concierge
          • Staff


          • Wheelchair Accessible:

            1st floor and Tavern accessible by wheelchair (2 beds & 3 baths)....moreless

          • Children Welcome:

            Children of all ages welcome, but 12+ years of age suggested....moreless

          • Smoking Allowed:

            Smoking allowed in designated smoking area on patio only....moreless

          • Pets Considered:

            Small dogs allowed (inquire for details)...moreless

          • Events Allowed

          Bedrooms: 9 Bedrooms, Sleeps 20, Beds for 17-20

          • Master Suite: 1 king


          • Family Suite: 1 queen, 1 double, 1 child bed, 1 baby crib


          • Chinese Room: 1 king


          • Gladstone Room: 1 king


          • Garden Quarters: 1 king


          • Tavern Quarters: 1 king


          • Captain's Room: 1 king


          • Bridal Suite: 1 king, 1 sleep sofa /futon

            Coming April 2014 - 2,000 sq ft Private Luxury Bridal Floor...moreless

          • Bridal Suite - Entire Fourth Floor Private Quarters & Space: 1 king, 1 sleep sofa /futon

            Coming 2014 - 2,000 sq ft Private Luxury Bridal Floor...moreless

          Bathrooms: 9 Bathrooms

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Dining:

            Dining Hall seats 10, Library seats 6, Wine Cellar Dining seats 12, Patio Dining seats 12, Bar seats 4, Tavern Bar seats 3, Outdoor Patio Tables seat 16, For events, Courtyard & Patio seat 300....moreless

          • Dining Area Seats:


          • Child's Highchair
          • Kitchen
          • Refrigerator
          • Stove
          • Oven
          • Microwave
          • Dishwasher
          • Dishes & Utensils
          • Pantry Items
          • Coffee Maker
          • Toaster
          • Seating for 12 people


          • Fireplace:

            8 Fireplaces - Remote Control Gas Operated (Library, Dining Hall, Ballroom, Master Suite, Master Bath, Gladstone Room, Captain's Room, Garden Quarters)...moreless

          • Living Room:

            Tavern Entertainment Lounge...moreless

          • Parking:

            Onsite Parking for 150 Cars...moreless

          • Air Conditioning:

            In-Room Control Panel...moreless

          • Heating:

            In-Room Control Panel...moreless

          • Linens Provided
          • Towels Provided
          • Washing Machine
          • Clothes Dryer
          • Hair Dryer
          • Iron & Board


          • Television:

            42' or 47' Flat Screen in Every Bedroom, 65' 3D Flat Screen in Entertainment Lounge, 55' Flat Screen on Wheels...moreless

          • Stereo:

            1st Floor Bose System with iPod, Tavern Bose System with iPod, 2 All-In-One Audio Systems on Wheels...moreless

          • Games:

            Vintage Classic Boardgames in Library include Clue, Monopoly, Scrabble, Poker, Backgammon, Chess ...moreless

          • DVD Player:

            3D Blueray DVD Player in Entertainment Lounge, Blueray DVD Player on Wheels...moreless

          • Video Games:

            XBox, Playstation3, Wii in Entertainment Lounge, along with Game Libraries...moreless

          • Video Library:

            Collection of 3D Movies, Blueray Movies, and Netflix...moreless

          • Music Library:

            1,000s of Songs on Available iPod and iPod Touches...moreless

          • Books:

            Collection of Old Books in Historic Library...moreless


          • Telephone

          Pool & Spa

          • Private Pool
          • Heated Pool

          Outdoor Features

          • Outdoor Grill
          • Lanai / Gazebo
          • Lawn / Garden


          • Away From It All
          • Family
          • Historic
          • Romantic

          Location & View

          • Rural
          • Mountain View


          • Churches
          • Swimming
          • Equestrian Events
          • Fitness Center
          • Medical Services
          • Massage Therapist
          • Laundromat
          • Hospital
          • Groceries
          • ATM/Bank
          • Horseback Riding
          • Antiquing
          • Wildlife Viewing
          • Hiking
          • Boating
          • Walking
          • Scenic Drives
          • Paddle Boating
          • Bird Watching
          • Cinemas
          • Health/Beauty Spa
          • Restaurants
          • Theme Parks
          • Winery Tours
          • Water Parks
          • Playground
          • Marina
          • Shopping
          • Fishing


          Write a review 5
          from 4 traveler reviews
          Rental basis: Per property
          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
          My Standard Rate
          2 night min stay

          Additional information about rental rates


          • Taxes Not included


          Non-refundable Deposits:

          25% Due Upon Booking

          25% Due 6 Months Prior to Arrival

          25% Due 3 Months Prior to Arrival

          25% Due 10 Days Prior to Arrival

          No Damage Deposit, but Executed Contract, Pre-Authorized Credit Card for Damages & Wedding/Event Insurance Required

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          Last updated: 07/23/2014
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          37 Miles
          Nearest Airport
          Burbank Airport
          12 Miles
          Nearest Motorway
          The 5 Freeway

          Car: Necessary

          Newhall Mansion is a Historical Landmark with 12,000 square feet of Victorian Queen-Anne styling set on 9 acres of landscaped grounds and groves. 30 miles North of Los Angeles and East of Ojai, it is a perfect destination for weddings, retreats, reunions and other events and gatherings.


          Owner info

          Year Purchased: 2012

          About the owner: Built in 1890, the Newhall Mansion has been an iconic statement of Victorian elegance for over a century. It is now being offered for overnight accommodations and events for the first time in its history. Schedule a tour and see how the Mansion both maintains historical authenticity while exuding the freshness and fascination fit for the most progressive of celebrations.

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          Speaks: english



          VRBO #475085

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          This listing was first published here in 2013.

          Date last modified - Thursday, June 19, 2014

          $5,000 per night (USD)

          9 Bedroom / 9 Bathroom
          Sleeps 20

          View calendar: Updated 07/23/14
          Minimum stay: 2 nights
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