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Charming Mountain Home 7 Minutes from Beach

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Last updated: 02/26/2017
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Sleeps:3
  • Bedrooms:1
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Lodge
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

Lodge, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-3)

Charming two-story canyon guest house next to main lodge in quaint and picturesque mountain village of Topanga. Wooded property on 1/2 acre with beautiful mountain and canyon views and lots of wildlife. Perfect for star gazing! Very short drive to hiking and biking trails, seasonal creek and village with several restaurants, post office, coffee shops and boutiques. Occupied main house also on property. No interaction needed.

California coast only 7 minute drive. Santa Monica and Malibu only 5-10 minutes further! Great for hiking, surfing & swimming. Many other activities and destinations nearby such as theme parks, horse back riding, boating, etc.

Charming, unique 2-story guest-house featuring 1 master bedroom, 1 bathroom with shower and bathtub, kitchenette and cathedral ceiling in living room/office area above. Authentic wood beams and paneling, hardwood floors throughout, french doors to small patio area and lots of windows. Property may not be suitable for small children, elderly people or those with mobility issues.

Sleeps 3 maximum. Queen bed and double bed/pull-out couch in living room.

Shared laundry for longer stays. On-street parking for car. Beautiful patios equipped with lounge chairs, gas grills and firepit/bbq. Newly installed shared hot tub in larger back yard.

Wi-Fi and cable TV service included. Land line available in main house for emergency calls.

Keywords: Guest House in the Canyon, Lodge, Mountain Home,
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Member since: 2009

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 02/26/2017

Property Type

  • Lodge
  • 750 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25 ...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Guests may smoke outside only and must be very mindful of cigarette butts and fire prevention....moreless

  • Not Suitable For Children:

    May not be suitable for young children....moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Owner has two small, mature, friendly dogs on property. Interaction with animals is not needed....moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3, Beds for 3

  • Bedroom 1


  • Convertible bed(s)


  • Queen size Beds (1) Comfortable Queen in Master Bedroom. All linens supplied., Double Beds (1) Double Sofa Bed in living room., Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Sturdy, Comfortable convertible couch, converts to double bed in living room....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1


  • Shower and tub with good water pressure and lots of hot water.

Other Amenities

  • Hardwood floors throughout, vaulted ceiling on top floor, ceiling fans and lots of windows, french doors to back patio. Coffee Maker, and Hair Dryer and 2 Comfy Robes available also. We also have 4 boogie boards, beach towels, beach chairs, beach umbrellas and bikes for your use- Just ask us to help you with those upon arrival!...moreless


  • Satellite / Cable:

    Over 150 channels, HBO, Showtime, DVR for use on flat screen TV in living room. DVD Player and MP3/ Radio/CD player also available. In addition we have an assortment of books, magazines and games for renter enjoyment....moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    Large Flat Screen Television...moreless

  • VCR
  • Video Library:

    Small video library of 30 or so movies available on request....moreless


  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    Beautiful canyon and mountain views. Hear the wildlife and see the stars. Great moon gazing too!...moreless

  • Near The Ocean:

    5 mile down canyon road to nearest beach...moreless

  • Rural
  • Village

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis


  • Dining:

    Small two person bistro table inside, outdoor picnic table on back patio with benches for 2-3 people. ...moreless

  • Dining Area


  • Air Conditioning:

    Located on top floor. Lower floor has ceiling fan and benefits from A/C as is there is no door between floors....moreless

  • Broadband Access:

    Yes- there is free internet access...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Available for longer stays...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Two electric wall heaters are available, one upstairs and one downstairs. There is also a portable space heater and electric burning stove that provide additional heat if needed....moreless

  • Internet:

    Yes, Wifi is available throughout unit....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Yes all linens and towels provided....moreless

  • Living Room:


  • Parking:

    1 car. Additional parking down the hill on Circle Trail if needed....moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    For 1 car in turn-around....moreless

  • Telephone:

    There is a telephone available next door if needed for emergency purposes....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Yes, bath and beach...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Available for longer stays, 2 weeks or more...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    WiFi is available you can also plug in to our internet system easily at the desk in office area....moreless

  • Wood Fireplace:

    Small electric fireplace in bedroom- does give off some heat and provides ambiance....moreless

  • Wood Stove:

    Small Electric Wood burning look stove on hearth of bedroom....moreless


  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:


  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen:

    'Kitchenette' with small fridge, microwave, coffee maker, toaster, small convection oven, George Foreman grill and 1 burner. Spices, glassware, dishes, pots and pans, silverware all included. ...moreless

  • Microwave:


  • Oven:

    Convection Oven/Toaster oven which is able to cook a 12 inch pizza, make brownies or cookies in, roast a chicken, etc....moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Olive Oil, Vinegar, Salt and Pepper, Sugar, tea and a small amount of coffee. ...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Small fridge in kitchenette....moreless

  • Toaster


  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio:

    Shared main patio with chairs and umbrella, Heat lamps, gas grill, fire pit and potted plants. Almost always available to guests. Also small second patio with small gas grill for guests only- off of back of top floor-nice for alfresco dining....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Yes there is a smaller grill behind guest house and a large grill on the front patio...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub:

    Yes there is a shared hot tub in the back yard....moreless



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from 10 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$715 $2,275
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
  • Cleaning Fee $75


We will OCCASIONALLY allow a small pet but we prefer not to. Additional fees will be required if a pet is allowed. We also are unable to accept short term reservations for bookings of two weeks or less until 6 weeks prior to your arrival date or less. Please feel free to inquire about longer term bookings (2 weeks or longer) at any time.

Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking

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Last updated: 02/26/2017
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25 Miles
Nearest Airport
0.75 Miles
Nearest Barpub
5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Pacific Coast Highway
0.6 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Bistro/Inn of the Seventh Ray
5 Miles
Nearest Beach

Car: Recommended


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2008

Why the Owner Chose Topanga, CA, USA:
It is a beautiful setting, very peaceful and tranquil. As close to nature as you would want to be yet just a short drive to the beaches or hiking trails. If I want to take in the city it is never far away!

The Unique Benefits at this Lodge:
The best sleep you'll ever have! Great star-gazing. Lots of entertaining wildlife! The air is cleaner and life is more enjoyable....

Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 02/26/2017

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Guestbook comments from the owner

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  • Front Patio

    Front Patio

  • Flat Screen TV, Armoire & Electric Wood Burning Stove in Bedroom.

    Flat Screen TV, Armoire & Electric Wood Burning Stove in Bedroom.

  • Bath tub/shower

    Bath tub/shower

  • Canyon View Lodge

    Canyon View Lodge

  • Guest House Entrance

    Guest House Entrance

  • Bathroom


  • Stairs


  • Guest House Kitchenette

    Guest House Kitchenette

VRBO #232955

This listing was first published here in 2009.

Date last modified - Sunday, February 26, 2017

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