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This PRISTINE SAND is only FOOTSTEPS AWAY ....

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Last updated: 07/29/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Enjoy Ocean & Island Views then drive just over an hour to Lake Front Views at Lake Gregory just 15 minutes south of Lake Arrowhead but so much easier to get to!!!!!! Sleeps 4 . See our listing on VRBO.com/853242

Located just ONE HOUSE OFF the SAND, the Seal Beach Guest House has its own PRIVATE ENTRANCE…
This incredibly convenient & peaceful guest house is the ONLY 1-bedroom vacation rental with
NO STREETS TO CROSS to the BEACH & only 3 SHORT BLOCKS to MAIN STREET & the PIER.

PERFECT for a ROMANTIC GETAWAY or a fun filled FAMILY adventure, it is NOT part of a complex but a guest house that was added on to accommodate family and friends. We just got COUPONS for KNOTT'S BERRY FARM for JUST $43 regular price is $72 !

You DO NOT SHARE ANY COMMON WALLS & NO ONE lives ABOVE or BELOW. This makes it a very quiet, private, serene & safe property.

BREATHTAKING SUNSETS …
from your own private 25ft x 12ft deck, hearing the gentle roar of the waves. It is a perfect place for some quiet time with a good book and hosting family & friends for a relaxing but festive BBQ!

READ OUR RAVE REVIEWS …
& start planning your amazing beach vacation.

Be AMAZED & DELIGHTED …
by our charming, friendly & family safe surf town.
UNLIKE ALL OTHER VRBO listings in Seal Beach, we are the only rental that offers a 2-NIGHT minimum stay. Come for the weekend! Pick any day to arrive and any day to depart. Once here, you won’t want to leave!

WELCOME to PARADISE …
with RESERVED PARKING & parking passes for your visitors. You also have LUXURY LINENS & 24/7 PRIVATE USE of ALL amenities ... LARGE PRIVATE DECK with OCEAN VIEW, Beach Cruiser BICYCLES, BEACH CHAIRS, UMBRELLA & BEACH TOWELS, Full-size SURFBOARD, BOOGIE BOARDS, SKIM BOARD, WEBER BBQ, COOLERS & COOZIES ... ALL free of charge (see entire list below).

You DON'T need a car as it is just a 3-MINUTE leisurely stroll to the Seal Beach Pier (2nd longest wooden pier) and historic Main Street where you'll find casual cafes, award winning fine dining, authentic delis, bakeries, coffee & tea houses, Irish Pubs & ice cream parlors. You'll also discover surf shops, bikini stores, boutiques, antiques, art galleries, beach décor, a kite store, the shell shop, day spas, hair and nail salons, and many other specialty stores!

On the weekends, you can get the freshest locally grown fruits, veggies and flowers at the FARMERS MARKET just up the road. A brand new full service Pavilions Grocery Store and a CVS Drug Store is conveniently located three blocks away.

Above and beyond our summer 'LIVE CONCERTS in the PARK' & 'The BALCONY BOYS BAND on MAIN', you'll enjoy our 'telescope friends' that often visit the pier and allow us to view PLANETS for free. You'll be amazed when you look through their high speed telescopes... the size of these monsters will shock you!

Come visit during spring and summer from March through August to see our famous GRUNION RUN ... it's an amazing thrill to fish by hand and experience all the excitement!

Drive less than 5 MINUTES to the Marina and rent an electric DUFFY BOAT to cruise the charming CANALS of NAPLES, board the REGGAE PARTY BOAT for an evening cruise of the bay with LIVE MUSIC, catch the WATER TAXI to bring you to the QUEEN MARY and the AQUARIUM of the PACIFIC of Long Beach or take a romantic ride in a GONDOLA and be serenaded under one of the bridges on a canal in NAPLES. Take the dogs to DOGGIE BEACH where they can PLAY OFF LEASHES at the water's edge and even take a swim! BOLSA CHICA BEACH is just 10 minutes south where you can have a BONFIRE on the SAND! HUNTINGTON BEACH known as 'SURF CITY USA' is just south 15 minutes.

Drive only 20 MINUTES to DISNEYLAND, DISNEY'S NEW CALIFORNIA ADVENTURE, KNOTT'S BERRY FARM, KNOTT'S SOAK CITY WATER PARK, MEDIEVAL TIMES, PIRATE'S DINNER ADVENTURE or the LOS ANGELES ANGELS OF ANAHEIM STADIUM to just name a few! WE'VE GOT COUPONS for admissions as low as $17.99 per person ... some with $20.00 OFF ... others with 50% OFF ... SAVE BIG BUCK$ on these attractions and MORE!!!

AIRPORTS - LAX - 26 miles; Long Beach - 7 miles; John Wayne, Orange County (SNA)- 19 miles.

So come and visit one of the LAST QUAINT BEACH TOWNS, you'll want to come back soon!

Seal Beach Trivia
The movie American Pie 2 used Main Street for their beach town scene. In the late 90's, the very first soap opera produced by Aaron Spelling, award winning 'Sunset Beach', was also filmed in Seal Beach. Several production companies utilize homes and businesses as their on-location sets for movies and cable television.

Famous natives and residents:
Cameron Dias, actress.
Joe Maddon, MLB Tampa Bay Rays' manager 2006-2014
Jack Haley, former NBA player for LA Lakers, Chicago Bulls, NJ Nets, San Antonio Spurs.
Robert August, one of the two surfers in Bruce Brown's classic surf flick The Endless Summer.
Juliette Brewer actor who played Marianne in the Little Rascals Film.
Carey Hart, motorcycle racer and owner of tattoo shops.
Bill Henderson, film director and MTV video director.
Clayton Snyder actor who played Ethan Craft in the Lizzie McGuire TV show and Film.
Pat McCormick, a two-time Olympic platform and springboard gold metal diver.
Randy Stonehill Grammy nominated singer/songwriter with wife Sandi.
Chad Wackerman, Rock and Jazz drummer who has worked with Frank Zappa, Barbra Streisand, James Taylor and many others.
Bill Ward, drummer and occasional lead vocalist of hard rock/heavy metal band, Black Sabbath. Bill is also a solo artist.
The ska and alternative rock band RX Bandits were formed in Seal Beach.
Steve Goodman, singer-songwriter and author of 'City of New Orleans', 'A Dying Cubs Fan's Last Request' and 'You Never Even Call Me By My Name'.


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Property Type

  • Apartment

Accommodation Type

  • Guest House
  • Guest House

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    but we do have designated areas for your smoking pleasure...moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Upon Prior Approval...moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4

  • Bedroom 1

    ...moreless

  • Convertible bed(s)

    ...moreless

  • Queen size Beds (1) New Ortho Dr. Preferred Dreamer Queen Set, Sleep Sofa (1) Luxury Memory Foam Queen sleeper sofa in living room...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • On Wikipedia, our weather is described as Mediterranean. We are surrounded on three sides by water which keeps our temperature quite stable. Typically, the homes & buildings are built on slab. Add in asphalt roads, concrete walkways & alleys which absorb the heat from the sun and slowly release it back into the air so our weather stays very pleasant all year long! We do NOT get the high spikes of heat NOR the rainfall that is typical for other Orange County cities & Los Angeles....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • CD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Flat Screen TV with Verizon TV including Movie & Music Channels...moreless

  • Television:

    40' flatscreen...moreless

  • Toys

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Arboretum
  • Bay/Sound
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Synagogues
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • 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
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Beach View:

    and Ocean View from your Private 25ft x 12ft Deck...moreless

  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View:

    and Beach View from your Private 25ft x 12ft Deck...moreless

  • Town
  • Village

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Racquetball
  • Rafting
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Covered Parking:

    for your Beach Cruiser Bicycles, Skim & Boogie Boards, Beach Chairs and Sand Umbrella! Uncovered Reserved Parking in Driveway & Use of Permits for Around Town or for Your Visitors & Your SECOND Car!!!...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided:

    also Beach Towels, a Hair Dryer with Shampoo & Conditioner, Handmade Bath Salts, Bath Fizzies and Bath Soap...moreless

  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street:

    Reserved Parking in Driveway & Use of Permit for Around Town or for Your Visitors!!!...moreless

  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet:

    which is secured...moreless

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    as well as BBQ tools and propane!...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen:

    with breakfast bar!...moreless

  • Microwave:

    , toaster, blender that crushes ice & large coffee maker....moreless

  • Oven
  • Refrigerator:

    full size with freezer. Also 2 coolers and 4 coozies!...moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles:

    2 beach cruisers (1 additional beach cruiser & child's bike available upon request). Electric bikes available for rent at local shop....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Your very own Large Private 25ftx12ft Deck with Island & Ocean Views...moreless

  • Large Cooler
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Weber Propane BBQ...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Raft
  • Small Cooler
  • Water Sports Gear:

    full-size surfboard, skim & boogie boards provided at no additional cost...moreless

  • Wood Deck

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
June to October
Jun 1 - Sep 30, 2016
2 night min stay
$297 $297
Fri, Sat, Sun
$2,079 $6,600
Labor Day Weekend
Sep 2 - Sep 4, 2016
3 night min stay

$891
flat fee
October to November
Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2016
2 night min stay
$220 $242
Fri, Sat, Sun
$1,400 $3,510
November to January
Nov 1 - Dec 31, 2016
2 night min stay
$212 $233
Fri, Sat, Sun
$1,470 $3,840
Thanksgiving Holiday Weekend
Nov 23 - Nov 26, 2016
4 night min stay

$932
flat fee
Christmas Holiday Weekend
Dec 22 - Dec 25, 2016
4 night min stay

$1,631
flat fee
Christmas to New Year's
Dec 26 - Dec 28, 2016
3 night min stay

$699
flat fee
New Year's Holiday Weekend
Dec 29 - Jan 1, 2017
4 night min stay

$932
flat fee
January to May
Jan 1 - May 1, 2017
2 night min stay
$220 $233
Fri, Sat, Sun
$1,470 $3,840
President's Day Holiday
Feb 10 - Feb 13, 2017
4 night min stay

$699
flat fee
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$297 $297
Fri, Sat, Sun
$2,079 $6,600
* 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 $150
  • Reservation fee $25
  • Pet Fee $50
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • Property Damage Protection $99
  • Tax Rate 12%

Notes:

Add 10 % for 2 & 3-night stays & holiday weekends.

Add 10% for Spring Break & last 2 weeks of the year for the Christmas & New Year's Holidays.

Pets must be pre-approved.

NO extra fee for bikes, full-size surfboard, boogie boards or other amenities.


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Location

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7 Miles
Nearest Airport
Long Beach (code = LGB)
0.01 Miles
Nearest Barpub
The Hangout on Main Street - 3 blocks
0.01 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Alamitos Bay
1 Miles
Nearest Golf
Bixby Village Golf Course & Old Ranch Country Club
0.01 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Pacific Coast Hwy (PCH) - 4 blocks
0.01 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
3 blocks away
0.01 Miles
Nearest Beach
1 house away

Car: Not Necessary

Kite surfing, electric Duffy boats, 68-foot Catamaran Water Taxi to Long Beach & Queen Mary, Hydro-bikes, Reggae Party Boat with LIVE music, authentic Irish pubs, wine tasting, micro-brew tasting, al fresco dining, fabulous boutiques, spas & salons, consignment, antique shops, kite shop, toy store, supermarket & drug store, bait shop & so much more all within walking distance!

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1999

About the owner: Randy and I just love our quaint little town. When we got engaged at our favorite restaurant on the beach, neighbors and friends called us to congratulate. When we asked how they knew, they all had the same reply that they saw the plane pulling the banner that read 'KELLY! I LOVE YOU! WILL YOU MARRY ME? RANDY'

Why the Owner Chose Old Towne, Seal Beach, CA, USA:
There is no need to rent/use a car! It is so lovely to walk only a couple of blocks to Main Street where you can find just about anything! Tons of choices to satisfy any appetite ... Irish, Mexican, Japanese, French, Yucatan, Vietnamese, Italian, Thai, Sushi, Steak & Seafood, 50's Diners, Juice bars, Ice Cream Parlors, Pubs, and so many shops, boutiques, day spas, hair & nail salons, grocery store, drug store, florist, clothing stores, kid's shop, toy store, kite shop, theater, jewelry stores, hardware store and so much more!

The Unique Benefits at this Guest House:
Old Town Seal Beach is just so unique. When you can look out and see Catalina Island just 22 miles off the coast from your own large private deck and fall asleep hearing the waves, it doesn't get any better than that! It is paradise!


Contact us

Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

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Photos

  • This PRISTINE SAND is only FOOTSTEPS AWAY ....

    This PRISTINE SAND is only FOOTSTEPS AWAY ....

  • ... one more BEAUTIFUL SUNSET ...

    ... one more BEAUTIFUL SUNSET ...

  • NEW 40' Flat Screen TV

    NEW 40' Flat Screen TV

  • Sleep on a Luxurious Bed with Opulent Linens in the bedroom ...

    Sleep on a Luxurious Bed with Opulent Linens in the bedroom ...

  • ... CRUISE the TOWN and BOARDWALK ...

    ... CRUISE the TOWN and BOARDWALK ...

  • ... DINE after BBQing on the WEBER on your LARGE PRIVATE DECK ...

    ... DINE after BBQing on the WEBER on your LARGE PRIVATE DECK ...

  • ... or WATCH them from the Famous Seal Beach Pier ...

    ... or WATCH them from the Famous Seal Beach Pier ...

  • ... ANOTHER DAY in PARADISE ...

    ... ANOTHER DAY in PARADISE ...

  • The Hangout has the best view of the Pier & Beach

    The Hangout has the best view of the Pier & Beach

  • It is always summertime at Endless Summer

    It is always summertime at Endless Summer

  • Stop into Brita's Gardens to smell the roses!

    Stop into Brita's Gardens to smell the roses!

  • Find treaures at California Seashell Company

    Find treaures at California Seashell Company

  • ... RELAX to the SOUNDS of the WAVES ...  and the BREATHTAKING VIEWS

    ... RELAX to the SOUNDS of the WAVES ... and the BREATHTAKING VIEWS

  • ... ENJOY the CONVENIENCE ...

    ... ENJOY the CONVENIENCE ...

  • Your travels mates will rest comfortably on our high-end sofa mattress ...

    Your travels mates will rest comfortably on our high-end sofa mattress ...

  • ... RELAX in the COMFORT of your own BUBBLE BATH ... and then ...

    ... RELAX in the COMFORT of your own BUBBLE BATH ... and then ...

  • ... RELAX and UNWIND ...

    ... RELAX and UNWIND ...

  • ... TAKE a SURFING LESSON ...

    ... TAKE a SURFING LESSON ...

  • ... YOU could be HERE ...

    ... YOU could be HERE ...

  • Ride the bikes down the boardwalk or take a leisurely stroll

    Ride the bikes down the boardwalk or take a leisurely stroll

  • Shop for great Seal Beach casual wear at SB

    Shop for great Seal Beach casual wear at SB

  • Find fabulous items at the Picture Show Gallery

    Find fabulous items at the Picture Show Gallery

  • Dine on oak-grilled succulent seafood at Walt's Wharf

    Dine on oak-grilled succulent seafood at Walt's Wharf

  • Our Lake House View from every room except the bathrooms!

    Our Lake House View from every room except the bathrooms!

VRBO #190794

This listing was first published here in 2008.

Date last modified - Friday, July 29, 2016

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