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Butterfly, Hummingbird, & Ladybug

Sleeps16
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms4
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Cottages 5 Bedrm, 4 Bths (sleeps 4-16) 2/2 sleeps 6, 2/1 sleeps 6, 1/1 sleep 4

SPECIALS AVAILABLE!! We offer 3 separate detached charming Craftsman's Cottages. Butterfly Cottage #A is 2 Bedroom 2 Bath and sleeps 6 people, Hummingbird Cottage #C is a 2 Bedroom 1 Bath and sleeps 6 people. Ladybug #B studio sleeps 4. Perfect for couples, Family reunions, Wedding Parties, Business Events, Group of Friends or Family coming together in the same location. Note: All 3 Cottages are remodeled, historical, turn-of-the-century 1920's craftsman, architectural style. The charming setting in San Roque neighborhood is a very desirable location in the heart of SB. The setting that awaits you is quiet, quaint, and peaceful and is surrounded by a variety of mature trees, colorful flowerbeds, lush landscaping & all enclosed by a beautiful new white picket fence. We offer an additional 10% off for last minute bookings for dates of stay with in 10 days of booking.

Butterfly Cottage, sleeps 6:

2 bedrooms, 2 baths, wireless internet, cable tv, local phone service, gas bbq, washer and dryer.

One king bed, 2 twins, pull out sofa in the living room.

Low Season rates: $300/night; $1295/week; $3995/month

High Season rates: $350/night; $1495/week; $4795/month

$200 cleaning fee, 10% tax, $500 refundable security deposit

http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p182849

Hummingbird Cottage, sleeps 6:

2 bedrooms, 1 bath, wireless internet, cable tv, shared washer & driver, local phone service, gas bbq.

One king bed, 2 twins, pull out sofa in the living room

Low Season rates: $250/night; $1095/week; $3395/month

High Season rates: $300/night; $1295/week; $4195/month

$175 cleaning fee, 10% tax, $500 refundable security deposit

http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p232035

Ladybug Cottage, sleeps 4:

studio, 1 queen bed, futon, 1 bath, wireless internet, cable tv, local phone service, gas bbq, shared washer & dryer.

Low Season rates: $135/night; $745/week; $2495/month

High Season rates: $150/night; $845/week; $2695/month

$100 cleaning fee, 10% tax, $500 refundable security deposit

http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p232033

What Guests are saying: Testimonials

'We had a wonderful time in your cottage. Everything was perfect! Our memories of this quaint home will be with us forever because our daughter was married Saturday, and our stay here will be mingled with her sweet day. Thank you,'

Elena Johnson -Feb. 2009

'We enjoyed your cottage so much! It was our home and working base for the week of our daughter's wedding. This cottage gave us all a place to be at home-away-from-home. Thank you so much for such a wonderful memory.'

Frank and Kathy - June 2008

We really liked this place. We actually live in Santa Barbara but our house got flooded so we were staying here and we loved it! -May 2007

We had a wonderful time in your cottage while visiting our daughter and sister who lives in Goleta. It was a very special time since we celebrated our father’s 80th birthday. The cottage is a lovely place to stay. It was very warm and cozy. We’ll definitely keep it in mind for the next time. (The Netherlands – Europe) March 2006

'Beautiful home! Everything was more than expected! Santa Barbara is a gorgeous place. Have memories to last a lifetime. Recommend you home to anyone. Thanks, John and Stacey. May 2008

'Wonderful Cottage. Was a home away from home! Thanks for making our family vacation wonderful. What a relaxing weekend.

Thank you. Johnson Family

More Details

Owner
Cherise
Member since: 2003
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 17, 2017

About Cherise

My wife & I have lived in Santa Barbara for 29 yrs and invite you to come visit our Charming Cottages. There is no place like Santa Barbara in the world and we think you will agree with us after you have stayed with us in the heart of the Santa Barbara. Known as the American Riviera.

Cherise purchased this cottage in 2004

Why Cherise chose Hope

Our three Cottages are very charming inside and out. The landscape area surrounding the three Cottages matches the Cottages them selves. The San Roque area neighborhood is a very desirable area for locals to purchase Real Estate because of its family oriented life style and sought after school district. Also its proximity to beaches , shopping and Wine Country. We invested here because of all of these reasons.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Our stay at the Hummingbird Cottage could not have been more perfect. We loved the quaint cottage, especially its beautiful gardens, the lovely front porch with rocking chairs and hammock, the well-equipped kitchen, and how sunny, airy, clean and fresh the house was. We will definitely be back.
Feb 2014
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Map

Nearest Airport
4 Miles
Santa Barbara Municipal Airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Sandman Bar & Grill
Nearest Golf
1.5 Miles
Santa Barbara Golf Club
Nearest Train
5 Miles
Amtrack
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
101 & 154
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Chuck's Steakhouse of Hawaii
Nearest Beach
4 Miles
Arroyo Burro Beach
Car: recommended

Cottages have a unique location for vacation pleasure. There is a flat, easy walk to both La Cumbre and Five Points shopping malls, Whole Foods Market and Famous Sideways Santa Ynez Valley Wine Tasting 20.7 miles away. Beach access is nearby(4.2 miles away).

Near scenic beaches, the Harbor, Pier, Arts & Crafts Fair (Sundays at East Beach), Santa Barbara Zoo, Santa Barbara Botanical Gardens, the Historical Courthouse, the Museum of Natural History, the Santa Barbara Museum of Art, and world-class dining and shopping.

-30 Scenic Miles along Route 154 through the hills of the Los Padres National Forest, past Lake Cachuma to Solvang/Buelton and the Santa Ynez Valley famous Wine Counrty where the movie Sideways was filmed(20.7 miles).

-30 Scenic miles south on Route 101 along the ocean to Ventura/Oxnard

-120 Scenic miles north on Route 101 through Wine Country to Hearst Castle

-90 miles (some scenic) south on Route 101 to the San Fernando Valley/Los Angeles

Other Activities: Wine Tasting in the famous movie (Sideways) Santa Ynez Valley 30 minute drive

Amenities

Hope Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 16
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Please read reservation agreement prior to finalizing booking.
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Downtown ...
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Alarm Clock
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking On Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 14 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , very charming
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , very charming
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , very charming
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower , very charming
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 5 - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Butterfly Cottage is a 2 bedroom/ 2 bath Cottage description: Both bedrooms have their own bath rooms. Master bedroom has a tube/shower combo and 2nd bedroom has shower. Both have sinks and toilets. Both bedrooms have large storage closets and master has a T.V. Very charming settings. Hummingbird Cottage is a 2 bedroom 1 bath Ladybug Cottage is a 1/1 Studio
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Small Cooler
  • Wood Deck
  • 10 garden chairs
  • 10 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • forests
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • nude beach
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
All Cottages have body boards, beach chairs and coolers for beach use. Ladybug Cottage is single story with no steps for entry. Hummingbird Cottage is single story, but has about eight steps to front door. Butterfly Cottage has 3 steps to front entry and one step down into back entry.

Reviews

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Butterfly, Hummingbird, & Ladybug
average rating of 4.64 based on 34 reviews
4

very comfortable

  • 4 of 5

We had 15 people staying here and it was very comfortable for us. Enjoyed the central patio where we could all congregate. The cleaning lady came too early on check out day and would not wait for us to vacate and was very rude. Otherwise a lovely weekend.

  • Submitted: Oct 26, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful cottages!!

  • 5 of 5

Great time there. The owner made it very easy to check in, get the keys, and enjoy the weekend. Plenty of space for sleeping with the pull out beds etc. We had a big group so it was nice that some of the couples could have privacy in the separate cottages. Great spot

  • Submitted: Oct 2, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Excellent Value

  • 3 of 5

These properties met our needs for a group of 10 for 5 days. The location is average, the accommodations are average, and the price was attractive. The properties are aging and are showing signs of needing some maintenance on deferred items. Several issues were noted during our stay that are contributing to a 3 star rating: leaking sink drain, sewage smell from the cover in the driveway, several uncomfortable beds, limited parking, insufficient trash and recycling can capacity for the commercial nature of these properties, the back deck is showing some advanced decay, the yellow jackets and wasps were a constant nuisance in the outdoor areas, and the spa is no longer operational.

We happened to stay on some of the warmer days of the year, and the portable fans were not sufficient to keep the temperatures comfortable.

On the other hand, the properties feature plenty of outdoor space, several propane barbecues, limited kitchen food preparation areas, and nice porches.

It's a great value for the money, but may not meet expectations for typical vacation home rentals.

  • Submitted: Sep 26, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Great getaway for our extended family

  • 4 of 5

Great venue for our extended family to have ample togetherness and equally ample privacy for each household. Note: no AC. Each cottage has a lovely garden. Cute non-tourist non-commercial neighborhood with lots of trees. With your car a quick hop to either downtown area or mission area. Property on septic, private streets not well maintained, (neither was a problem for us). Owner's rep very responsive and helpful before, during and after.

  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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5

Nice clean property in a quiet neighborhood

  • 5 of 5

It had everything we needed and it is well taken care of. It is a little dated in some areas, but that just makes it quaint. The only drawback was the sofa bed in the living room, It was very uncomfortable. I would stay there again.

  • Submitted: Sep 20, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Good location, quiet neighborhood, nice houses...beds VERY uncomfortable

  • 2 of 5

The houses are very cute and the location is very convenient but the furnishings are very uncomfortable. The other family members that stayed with us said that the large queen and king size beds were comfortable. But, my husband and I tried to sleep on the pull out couch the first night and it was so bad that we kicked out kids out of the twin size beds and tried to sleep on those the second and third nights. The twin beds were way too hard but at least better than the broken down pull out couch. We had a good time but because I didn't sleep very well for the three nights my vacation wasn't as relaxing as I had hoped. I don't think we'll try to stay here again.

  • Submitted: Jul 7, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $475 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $1,500
Tax Rate 12.0%

Holidays are the same rates as High Season rates.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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