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Exceptional Ocean Views, Gardens and Privacy, Less Than Mile to Beach and Town

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Beautiful cottage overlooking the Pacific Ocean.

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Last updated: 07/28/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Private Homes house description

The Eucalyptus Cottage and Guest House are set in a serene, secluded location between Santa Barbara and Montecito, overlooking the Pacific Ocean and Santa Barbara Bird Refuge. Five minutes to the beaches and downtown, the location offers the perfect getaway with rare tranquility, yet is very much in the center of things.
With four bedrooms and 3 baths, the cottage and guest house will accommodate up to eight people in luxury. The houses offer every conceivable amenity: stunning views, a fabulous kitchen with the latest commercial appliances, oriental carpets over wood, travertine and limestone floors, several outdoor terraces and patios, wireless high-speed Internet service and a great deal more.
The master bedroom, with its cathedral ceiling has sliding doors that look out on a beautiful terrace adjacent to a lovely waterfall that cascades to a beautiful pond. King and Queen size beds throughout, each with the finest imported linens. Santa Barbara Cottages.


The second bedroom has wonderful views of the ocean and a private bath. Through French doors, the bedroom leads to a private patio and beautiful garden.
The large living room has wood floors, a beautiful Italian wood-burning fireplace and cable TV with a flat panel display. French doors offer stunning views of the ocean and lead to a patio with a barbeque and teak chairs and table.
The guest house is located a few steps from the main cottage and offers two additional bedrooms, each luxuriously appointed. The guest house also has a kitchenette, flat panel TV and two additional private patios.
Both houses are nestled on an approximately one half acre lot, offering total seclusion. The lot is extensively landscaped with several species of trees and flowering plants.
Overall, the houses and landscaping are truly stunning, even for Santa Barbara. They offer an idyllic setting that will be difficult to leave.

May - November, Blue Whale watching in the Santa Barbara Channel;
June - August, Music Academy of the West Summer School
June 24, Santa Barbara's Summer Solstice Parade;
Throughout the year:
Santa Barbara County world famous vineyards;
Sailing Trips from Santa Barbara Sailing Center;
Carpinteria tide pools;
Santa Barbara weekly arts fair;
Historic area walking tour every weekend;
Santa Barbara areas Farmer's Market every day;
Contact us for even more to do in Santa Barbara!!
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The owners are fully accredited by the Better Business Bureau and have been members of the Santa Barbara Chamber of Commerce for several years.

We offer every amenity of a 5-Star hotel and more. 4 bedrooms with private patios and terraces, a luxury kitchen with Wolf, Sub-Zero and Meile appliances (and all the cookware you will need to prepare and serve a gourmet meal), Italian fireplace, digital cable TV, high-speed wireless Internet, washer and dryer, top quality imported linens, wood, travertine and limestone floors with oriental carpets, a beautiful central terrace with an adjacent waterfall, beach towels, chairs and umbrellas.

Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Optional

              Suitability

              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Considered:

                Pets may be allowed, please inquire....moreless

              Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8

              Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

              Entertainment

              • Books
              • Satellite / Cable:

                Digital cable with HBO and Showtime as well as most entertainment channels....moreless

              • Television
              • Radio
              • Stereo
              • CD Player
              • Books For Adults
              • Books For Kids
              • Games
              • Games For Kids
              • Music Library:

                A variety of CD's are available -- excellent sound system....moreless

              • Toys
              • Video Library:

                Latest movies for all age groups....moreless

              • DVD Player

              Theme

                  • Family

                  Attractions

                  • Churches
                  • Cinemas
                  • Library
                  • Museums
                  • Playground
                  • Pond
                  • Theme Parks
                  • Forests
                  • Reefs
                  • Restaurants
                  • Synagogues
                  • Zoo
                  • Botanical Garden
                  • Bay/Sound
                  • Live Theater
                  • Winery Tours

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Outlet Shopping
                  • Beachcombing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Whale Watching
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Walking
                  • Gambling Casinos
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Paddle Boating
                  • Antiquing
                  • Miniature Golf
                  • Boating
                  • Shopping
                  • Wildlife Viewing
                  • Shelling

                  local services and businesses

                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Fitness Center
                  • Groceries
                  • Hospital

                  Location Type

                  • Near The Ocean
                  • Town
                  • Ocean View:

                    Beautiful views of the Pacific Ocean and Channel Islands from several places on the property....moreless

                  • Mountain View:

                    In addition to the ocean view, there is also a great view of the coastal mountains north of Santa Barbara....moreless

                  sports and adventure activities

                  • Parasailing
                  • Snorkeling/Diving
                  • Roller Blading
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Mountain Climbing
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Wind-Surfing
                  • Sound/Bay Fishing
                  • Surf Fishing
                  • Water Tubing
                  • Golf Privileges Optional
                  • Equestrian Events
                  • Deepsea Fishing
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Snorkeling
                  • Hiking
                  • Swimming
                  • Sailing
                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Mountaineering
                  • Tennis
                  • Golf
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Paragliding
                  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                  • Surfing

                  Arrival Day

                      • Saturday

                      Dining

                      • Dining Area
                      • Child's Highchair
                      • Seating for 8 people

                      General

                      • Computer Available:

                        A wireless computer will be provided if requested. A printer is also provided with fax, scan and copying capability....moreless

                      • Gas Fireplace:

                        Beautiful Italian fireplace....moreless

                      • Free Long Distance
                      • Broadband Access
                      • Wireless Internet:

                        Cable Internet with wireless cability is provided....moreless

                      • Internet
                      • Towels Provided
                      • Iron & Board
                      • Telephone:

                        (5)...moreless

                      • Heating
                      • Linens Provided:

                        Finest quality imported linens, ironed sheets and pillow cases, high quality towels. Beach towels are provided....moreless

                      • Alarm Clock
                      • Bottled Water
                      • Ceiling Fans
                      • Hair Dryer
                      • Laundry Soap
                      • Local Activities Guide
                      • Local Maps
                      • Paper Towels
                      • Local Restaurant Guide
                      • Shampoo
                      • Basic Soaps
                      • Toilet Paper
                      • Washing Machine:

                        (2)...moreless

                      • Fireplace
                      • Clothes Dryer:

                        (2)...moreless

                      • Parking
                      • Parking Off Street
                      • Activities Guide
                      • Garage:

                        Two-car garage...moreless

                      house cleaning

                          • Housekeeper Optional

                          Kitchen

                          • Kitchen:

                            Kitchen includes the latest commercial-quality appliances: Wolf stove, Sub-Zero refrigerator, Miele dishwasher, microwave and all the small appliances you might need....moreless

                          • Freezer
                          • Cooking Utensils
                          • Blender
                          • Coffee Grinder
                          • Ice Maker
                          • Pantry Items
                          • Stove
                          • Dishwasher
                          • Refrigerator
                          • Oven
                          • Microwave
                          • Coffee Maker
                          • Toaster
                          • 4 Ring Stove

                          Outside

                          • Beach Chairs
                          • Beach Towels
                          • Large Cooler
                          • Small Cooler
                          • Barbecue
                          • Lawn / Garden
                          • Outdoor Grill Gas
                          • Patio
                          • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
                          • Outdoor Grill
                          • Deck / Patio:

                            (3) Four decks, patios and terraces are available on the property, including a central Travertine terrace with adjacent waterfall and beautiful views of the ocean. ...moreless

                           

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                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          Summer and holidays
                          Jun 9 - Sep 14
                          7 night min stay

                          $3,752
                          Christmas/New Year
                          Dec 18 - Jan 2
                          7 night min stay

                          $3,752
                          Low Season
                          Jan 3 - Jun 8
                          3 night min stay
                          $495
                          $3,080
                          My Standard Rate
                          3 night min stay
                          $495
                          $3,115

                          Additional information about rental rates

                          Fees:

                          • Cleaning $200
                          • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
                          • Pet Fee $0
                          • Tax Rate 12%

                          Notes:

                          Cancellation Policy: If you cancel and your dates are rebooked, you will be reimbursed 100%. However, if you cancel within 60 days of arrival and your dates are not rebooked, reimbursement is not possible. In dire cases, it may be possible to rebook another available time depending on availability.

                          Payment is accepted by check in US dollars.

                          Bank wire transfers are accepted; there is a $25/transfer fee.

                          Credit cards are accepted using PayPal.com; there is a 3.5% processing fee.

                          50% of total is to confirm a reservation; balance due 45 days prior to arrival.


                          Cancellation policy:

                          100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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                          Calendar

                          Last updated: 07/28/2014
                          Check availability
                          23 Available
                          21 Unavailable
                          22 Today
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                          Location

                          Other Activities: Whale watching, wineries, golf, tennis, shopping, restaurants, live entertainment, museums, polo

                          Golf: Many golf courses in the immediate vicinity.

                           

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                          • Beautiful cottage overlooking the Pacific Ocean.

                            Beautiful cottage overlooking the Pacific Ocean.

                          • Relax in leather chairs and views from every window.

                            Relax in leather chairs and views from every window.

                          • Living room with Italian fireplace, French doors, dining for 8.

                            Living room with Italian fireplace, French doors, dining for 8.

                          • Master bathroom with double sinks, marble counter/floor, beautiful tile tub.

                            Master bathroom with double sinks, marble counter/floor, beautiful tile tub.

                          • Closer detail of lovely Santa Ynez valley  oil painting and walnut queen bed

                            Closer detail of lovely Santa Ynez valley oil painting and walnut queen bed

                          • Main guest house bedroom with queen bed.

                            Main guest house bedroom with queen bed.

                          • Idyllic views throughout the half-acre property

                            Idyllic views throughout the half-acre property

                          • Second guest bedroom leads to a private patio.

                            Second guest bedroom leads to a private patio.

                          • Alley outside second bedroom in the main cottage.

                            Alley outside second bedroom in the main cottage.

                          • Dine and enjoy the views from this limestone patio.

                            Dine and enjoy the views from this limestone patio.

                          • Flowers everywhere adjacent to beautiful water feature.

                            Flowers everywhere adjacent to beautiful water feature.

                          • A relaxing garden retreat.

                            A relaxing garden retreat.

                          • Ocean  and Santa Barbara bird refuge views from garden.

                            Ocean and Santa Barbara bird refuge views from garden.

                          • Inviting Italian style fireplace.

                            Inviting Italian style fireplace.

                          • Romantic master bedroom, with king-sized bed and french doors to gardens....

                            Romantic master bedroom, with king-sized bed and french doors to gardens....

                          • Second bedroom with ocean views, private bath.

                            Second bedroom with ocean views, private bath.

                          • Sparking tile guest bathroom with thick glass doors.

                            Sparking tile guest bathroom with thick glass doors.

                          • Craftsman kitchen with commercial appliances, complete with everything you need.

                            Craftsman kitchen with commercial appliances, complete with everything you need.

                          • Guest House queen bedroom with mountain views, separate sitting area and TV.

                            Guest House queen bedroom with mountain views, separate sitting area and TV.

                          • Full-size renovated bathroom, with tub/shower combination, beautiful tiles.

                            Full-size renovated bathroom, with tub/shower combination, beautiful tiles.

                          • Another private guest house patio.

                            Another private guest house patio.

                          • A zen-style seating area for relaxation and drinks.

                            A zen-style seating area for relaxation and drinks.

                          • Sun bathe on the limestone patio with ocean and mountain views.

                            Sun bathe on the limestone patio with ocean and mountain views.

                          • Fern tree garden with winding path.

                            Fern tree garden with winding path.

                          VRBO #67312

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                          This listing was first published here in 2005.

                          Date last modified - Wednesday, July 16, 2014

                          $495 - $536 per night (USD)
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                          4 Bedroom / 3 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 8

                          View calendar: Updated 07/28/14
                          Minimum stay: 3-7 nights
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