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Cactus Flower - Organic Beach Living Beach in a desert-style luxury retreat, 100% Solar.

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 600 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 6 nights

Overview

About the property

Bedrooms 1, Bathrooms 1, Sleeps 2

Cactus Flower is a one-bedroom, one bathroom contemporary style guest house designed from the ground up as a sustainable luxury guest building with 100% solar electric power and solar-thermal hot water systems.

Situated within a lushly landscaped private compound this vacation rental home features a large private desert garden patio with state-of-the-art, luxury amenities like a wood-burning outdoor fireplace, solar powered hydronic floor heating, fully equipped kitchen with reverse osmosis water filtration, BOSCH washer and dryer, mid-century design furniture in the living room, and a solid walnut bed in the bedroom, with a high-end Organic Latex Mattress, and organic cotton towels and linens.

The property is hidden at the end of a quiet, safe, residential cul-de-sac 8 blocks from the beach and just one block from Santa Monica. Whole Foods Market as well as Rose Avenue and Abbot Kinney Boulevard with some of the hippest restaurants and bars in Los Angeles are just a few blocks away. The beach is a 5-minute bike ride away.

As with all our homes at Cactus Flower we use only non-toxic cleaners.

Maximum occupancy is 2 guests.

No smoking. No Pets. No parties. No film/photo shoots.

3 night minimum/7 nights in summer. We do consider shorter stays that are adjacent to existing bookings.

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Owner
Carlos Allende
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english
Manager indicates their response time is:
Within 2 days
Calendar last updated:
May 27, 2017

Amenities

Venice House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Floor Area:
  • 600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Queen size Beds (1) Organic Posturepedic Latex mattress with intergated Memory Foam Support and luxurious Euro Plush Top.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
Leisure Activities:
  • outlet shopping
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • surfing
Notes:
radiant floor heating, large outdoor area, cactus garden, large private exterior deck with daybed and fireplace, 100% solar power system, 100% solar water heating system, green building, allergy-free environment, no toxic only natural cleaners, organic bed linens and towels,

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(12 traveler reviews)

Cactus Flower - Organic Beach Living Beach in a desert-style luxury retreat, 100% Solar.
average rating of 4.9166665 based on 12 reviews
5

We'd come back to Venice just to stay here!

  • 5 of 5

Everything is perfectly thought out and supplied, from sheets to kitchen. Lots of style and a gorgeous cactus garden outside. Not suitable for kids though!

  • Submitted: May 15, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks, Roberta! It was a pleasure to host you. Yes, the cacti definitely make this a retreat for grown ups!
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5

The garden is amazing!

  • 5 of 5

Clean, comfortable and in a great location. Easy access and parking. The large and private garden really made it worth the stay.

  • Submitted: May 13, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Cactus Flower -Venice

  • 5 of 5

The property perfectly matched the photos. We enjoyed our stay here. Location was excellent. We walked from house down Rose Ave to Venice beach and Santa Monica Pier. Round trip 6.3 miles of gorgeous views and interesting shops and restaurants.

Convenient car access to sightseeing within L.A.

We did need fans the last two nights as it was unseasonably warm without A/C, but this did not detract from an overall 5-star experience. We will definitely return to one of your properties for our next trip!

  • Submitted: Sep 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Hamburg / Germany
5

wonderful property

  • 5 of 5

perfect for two people. It was a perfect stay!

  • Submitted: Sep 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Columbus, Ohio, USA
5

Threepeat!

  • 5 of 5

Well, this was the third visit for me and as enjoyable as the first and second. Maybe even better since I now know the neighborhood very well - I think the locals think I'm a local! Just the perfect indoor/outdoor Cali experience with great style and aesthetics. Size is more than adequate. And a pleasure to deal with anyone concerned with managing this property.

  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Gorgeous property

  • 5 of 5

Perfect for two people (willing to take care while) staying in this lovely home and desert garden. We were there to help our daughter with a new baby and this was a perfect respite

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Restaurant
1.3 Miles
La Plancha, a taco joint
Other Activities:

The Getty Villa

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Rates & Availability

Notes

  • 1,600 to 1,950/wk
  • US Dollars
  • 06/15-09/15 (summer) weekly rate $1,950 (single nights $300 plus $120 cleaning)
  • 09/15-06/15 weekly rate $1,600 (single nights $250 plus $120 cleaning)
  • Weekly rate includes all utilities, weekly maid service, wireless internet
  • Nightly rental includes all utilities but no cleaning fee
  • cleaning fee - $120
  • One week minimum stay required.
  • We do consider enquiries for stays under a week that are adjacent to
  • existing bookings.

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