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An Italian Country Style Home in Heart of Santa Barbara

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Last updated: 06/09/2015
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Located in the foothills of Santa Barbara, this spacious Tuscan Countryside-style home offers the perfect backdrop for a memorable vacation.

The simple beauty of an open floor plan, spacious family living spaces, gourmet chef kitchen, stone fireplaces, beautifully appointed bathrooms and ample outdoor living space, including a pool and fire pit will ensure that your family be relaxed and content.

The views of the mountains, La Cumbre peak, and partial ocean views are breathtaking and induce a deep sense of peacefulness. This home will lend you to believe that you are miles away in the country, yet you are conveniently located only 5 minutes to grocery stores, La Cumbre Shopping Center, restaurants and coffee houses. A 10 minute drive will take you to Downtown Santa Barbara, the beaches and Santa Barbara Harbor & Wharf.
The wonderful Jesuita Trails are nearby perfect for hiking and mountain biking enthusiasts.

Villa Alessa is a 3 level story home is beautifully appointed with Travertine and saltillo tiles, hardwood floors, Venetian plastered walls and wrought iron lighting and railings. The home features 4 bedroom/3.5 Bathroom, two family rooms, a formal dining room and living room will accommodate a large family comfortably.

The Master Suite located on the 3 floor, boasts a sitting room, a fireplace, a private balcony and is furnished with a California King Bed and has in-suite bath that includes a whirlpool bath tub, and dual shower heads in the Roman Style Shower.
On the main level, there are two adjoining bedrooms with Queen Beds and in-suite Jack and Jill bathroom. The 4th bedroom, located on the ground floor has a Queen Bed and a bathroom with access to the outside pool.
An additional single twin bed is located in the ground floor family room.
A Powder Room is located on the main floor of the house, as is a laundry room.
Sonos Sound System and Wireless Internet is included.

Functional, relaxed yet luxurious, this Italian Country Style home will provide your family the optimal vacation get-away.


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Property Type

  • House
  • 5500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Concierge


  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:


  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    Approval prior to occupancy is required. A Pet Fee of $250.00 is required. An Additional Security Deposit of $250.00 required. ...moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 12

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    Second Floor - Jack and Jill between Bedroom #2 and #3...moreless

  • Master Bathroom: shower, jetted tub

    Master en-suite, ...moreless

  • Powder Room: toilet

    1/2 bath on main floor, near front entrance...moreless

  • Bathroom 3-Pool Side: toilet, shower

    Ground Floor Bathroom w access to pool and bedrooms #4 & 5...moreless


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo:

    Sonos Sound System. Surround Sound in majority of rooms throughout the house....moreless

  • Television:

    4 HD TV's...moreless


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


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

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Rural:

    In nature but close to Downtown activities ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Paragliding
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining:

    Farm House table complete with bench and chairs...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 12 people


  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    Wireless High Speed...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    HD TV Flat Screen...moreless

  • Parking
  • Telephone:

    For Local Calls only...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker:

    Keurig & Breville Espresso Machine...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Gourmet Chef's kitchen w/ Granite countertops Complete with all cooking tools plus a Breville Espresso Coffee Machine, Keurig Coffee Maker, Breville Juicer, Vitamix Blender, Breville Panini Maker...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven


  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool


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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Jul 28 - Aug 31, 2015
7 night min stay

$4,950 $17,550

Rates are based on 1 guests; add $40 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
7 night min stay
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Pet Security Deposit $250
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $2,000
  • Property Damage Protection $99
  • Pet Fee $250
  • Cleaning Fee $350
  • Tax Rate 15%


Rates subject to change.

Pets must be pre-approved, prior to arrival.

No parties, outside the family renting the home is allowed without prior approval. An additional deposit and fee may be assessed if a party is approved.

Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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Last updated: 06/09/2015
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13 Miles
Nearest Airport
Santa Barbara Airport
2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Upper State Street
4 Miles
Nearest Ferry
3 Miles
Nearest Golf
Las Positas Golf
4 Miles
Nearest Train
5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
HWY 101
3 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
La Cumbre, San Roque
7 Miles
Nearest Beach
Arroyo Burro (Henry's) & West and East Beach

Car: Recommended

10 Minute Drive to Downtown and beach


Manager info

Year Purchased: 2010

About: We are a local Santa Barbara family , for the past 50 years with strong cultural ties to Italy which have inspired our building and furnishing of our home and our daily living. At the center of our lives is family and friends gathering for meal and enjoying life. Our home is a reflection of those values.

Why Other Santa Barbara Properties:
If you love Italian countryside living you will love this house. The unique styling is relaxed yet has all the amenities that of Five Star resort. Tucked away in the Santa Barbara foothills, Villa Alessa is your home away from home.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Far enough away from city for true rest and relaxation, yet close enough to get to a grocery store in 5 minutes. Stunning Views of La Cumbre Peak and hiking trails are literally in the backyard of this property.

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Speaks: english, spanish, italian


  • Front


  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Gourmet Kitchen

    Gourmet Kitchen

  • Bedroom #1- Master Bedroom with  King Bed & Fireplace

    Bedroom #1- Master Bedroom with King Bed & Fireplace

  • Bedroom #3- Queen Bed

    Bedroom #3- Queen Bed

  • Bedroom #5- Day bed, Queen Size Futon and Queen Size Sleeper Sofa

    Bedroom #5- Day bed, Queen Size Futon and Queen Size Sleeper Sofa

  • Bathroom #1- Master Bath

    Bathroom #1- Master Bath

  • Bathroom #3

    Bathroom #3

  • Pool


  • Living Room and Dining Room/Table

    Living Room and Dining Room/Table

  • Media Room

    Media Room

  • Bedroom #2- Queen Bed

    Bedroom #2- Queen Bed

  • Bedroom #4- Queen Bed

    Bedroom #4- Queen Bed

  • Bathroom #1 Master Bath

    Bathroom #1 Master Bath

  • Bathroom #2

    Bathroom #2

  • 1/2 Bath

    1/2 Bath

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Minimum stay: 7 nights
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An Italian Country Style Home in Heart of Santa Barbara

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