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Charming Cottage in Montecito Featured in Pottery Barn

(33 Reviews)

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Last updated: 05/02/2017
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  • Minimum stay:3-30 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:2.5
  • Property type:Cottage
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

About the Property

Cottage, 3 Bedrooms, 2.5 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

Charming cottage style home in a park like setting with many mature olive and oak trees trees that afford total privacy. The property is situated on 1 acre in the convenient and coveted Hedgerow area of Montecito, offering mountain views. Featured home in annual Pottery Barn catalogs. Lushly landscaped outdoors with many seating and dining areas suitable for private parties or events. Heated pool and basketball half court.

Private gated entrance onto Montecito hiking trails. Natural rock swimming pool. Adjacent separate guest cottage with private entrance. Covered outdoor patio with wood burning fireplace and heater. 2 indoor fireplaces and well equipped kitchen with Wolf range. Wi-Fi, internet, cable TV with Netflix streaming and Sonos sound system , and ample parking. 3 minutes drive to Miramar and Summerland beaches, Coast Village Road, Montecito Upper Village, and downtown Santa Barbara.

Child friendly yard with half basketball court, all weather table tennis table; regulation grass badminton court; surf and boogie boards provided.

Free maid service for two hours each week. Additional maid service available.

Keywords: cottage, near beach, one acre garden,
very private
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Member since: 2010

Speaks: english, french
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 05/02/2017

Property Type

  • Cottage

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 6
  • Events Allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Minimum age 25 years...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    one small dog with prior arrangement with owner at no cost. Additional dog or dog over 30 lbs fee to be agreed upon....moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    single storey dwelling; no stairs inside house...moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

    two singles which can be made into one double...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

    plus pullout sleep sofa...moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    baby crib available...moreless

  • Queen size Beds (1), Baby Cribs (1) baby crib; baby booster chair; baby stroller available, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) trundle bed can be used as two single beds or one queen size bed...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Regulation grass badminton court, back garden gate leads to hiking trails maintained by Montecito Trails Foundation, outdoor table tennis table, 2 bicycles provided, surf boards and boogie boards provided...moreless


  • Books:

    large selection of books for all ages...moreless

  • Books For Adults
  • Books For Kids
  • DVD Player:

    Blu Ray and regular DVD players...moreless

  • Piano
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Netflix streaming on 2 TV sets plus HBO; choice of 900+ channels...moreless

  • Stereo:

    Sonos speakers throughout the main house and in guesthouse...moreless

  • Television:

    Flat screen TVs in every bedroom plus large screen TV in sitting room; surround sound via Sonos speakers...moreless

  • VCR
  • Video Library:

    selection of DVDs...moreless


  • Family


  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    One mile from Coast Village Road, and Montecito's Lower Village stores and restaurants. One mile from Montecito Upper Village. 3 miles from downtown Santa Barbara...moreless

  • Mountain
  • Mountain View
  • Near The Ocean:

    5 minute bike ride away ...moreless

  • Resort
  • Rural
  • Town:

    5 minutes from Montecito Upper Village and Lower Village...moreless

  • Village

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining:

    Dining room in main house; additional dining areas in covered patio, under oak tree in garden and beside heated pool. Child booster seat available....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people


  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access:

    wifi throughout the house...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    gas fire with artificial logs in sitting room...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    forced air throughout the main house; gas heater in guesthouse...moreless

  • Internet:

    wifi throughout the house...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided:

    free weekly maid service to change bed linens and do light housecleaning. Heavy cleaning crew available for deep cleaning....moreless

  • Living Room:

    upright piano, recently tuned...moreless

  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking:

    large parking area for several vehicles on the property; additional street parking...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    space for up to 10 vehicles...moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    Space available in main parking area on property. No RV or boat parking without prior agreement....moreless

  • Shampoo
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided:

    bath towels and pool towels provided...moreless

  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet:

    throughout the main house and guest house...moreless

  • Wood Fireplace:

    two wood burning fireplaces; one artificial log fireplace...moreless


  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker:

    Nespresso/Espresso/Cappucino machine...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Barbecue
  • Bicycles:

    3 bicycles available...moreless

  • Child's Swing
  • Deck / Patio:

    covered outdoor patio with outdoor wood burning fireplace and gas patio heater...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    rentals available at Santa Barbara Harbor...moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden:

    large grass area with regulation badminton court...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Tennis:

    One free public court one mile from house; other public courts 2 miles. regulation badminton court on the property...moreless

  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool:

    heated private pool. Additional charge for heating pool according to season, length of stay and temperature required; ( approx $ 25-$35 per day)...moreless

  • Jetted Tub:

    in main bathroom...moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included


from 33 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
spring 2017
Apr 1 - Jun 15, 2017
3 night min stay
$4,750 $17,000
summer premium 2017
Jun 16 - Sep 15, 2017
30 night min stay

fall 2017
Sep 16 - Nov 18, 2017
3 night min stay
$4,750 $18,500
Nov 19 - Nov 26, 2017
7 night min stay

winter 2017
Nov 27 - Dec 16, 2017
3 night min stay
$4,750 $17,000
Xmas/New Year
Dec 17 - Jan 7, 2018
7 night min stay

winter 2018
Jan 8 - Mar 31, 2018
3 night min stay
$4,750 $17,000
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$650 $675
Fri, Sat, Sun
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • one time cleaning fee $350
  • daily pool heating fee $20
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $1,000
  • Tax Rate 12%


Special rates apply for major holidays; Christmas, New Year, Thanksgiving Week; 7 day minimum stay required for Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year holidays.

Please contact owner for details

Property available for weddings and special events for up to 50 people; contact owner for rates. Tenants may not have gatherings or parties on the property with more than 12 people without prior agreement with the landlord. Any such gathering without prior permission will result in forfeiture of security deposit.

Dog or dogs are permitted subject to prior arrangements with the landlord. No fee for one small dog; additional dog or dog larger than 30 lbs, additional fee. If a dog is brought on to the property without the landlord's consent the security deposit may be forfeited.

Pool heating fee of $ 20-$35 depending on season,length of stay and temperature required.

Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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Last updated: 05/02/2017
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10 Miles
Nearest Airport
0.8 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Lucky's/Montecito Inn
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Santa Barbara Municipal Course
5 Miles
Nearest Train
Santa Barbara Amtrak
0.5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Highway 101
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Lucky's/Los Arroyos/Mollies/Jeannines
1 Miles
Nearest Beach
Miramar Beach

Car: Recommended

half court basket ball with full height hoop; area for bocce/boules; surfboards, boogie boards provided; regulation grass badminton court; trampoline; two bicycles provided.

We are one mile from San Ysidro Beach, the Biltmore 4 Seasons Hotel and the Coral Casino. Our nearest restaurant on Coast Village Rd, Lucky's is 1 mile, CVS Pharmacy, Jeannine's Coffee Shop also 1 mile; nearest bank and gas station just over 1 mile; Vons supermarket 1 and half miles; downtown Santa Barbara

State Street 3 miles away.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2002

Contact us

Speaks: english, french
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 05/02/2017

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Guestbook comments from the owner

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  • Main Entrance

    Main Entrance

  • Front and Side Yard with Badminton Court

    Front and Side Yard with Badminton Court

  • Heated Pool and Mountain View

    Heated Pool and Mountain View

  • plum tree blossom in garden

    plum tree blossom in garden

  • Living Room/ Covered Patio

    Living Room/ Covered Patio

  • Living Room/ T.V. Area

    Living Room/ T.V. Area

  • Outdoor Patio in the Evening with Heat Lamp and Fireplace

    Outdoor Patio in the Evening with Heat Lamp and Fireplace

  • kitchen


  • Main Bathroom

    Main Bathroom

  • guesthouse with bathroom

    guesthouse with bathroom

  • Backyard and Ping Pong Table

    Backyard and Ping Pong Table

  • Hiking Trail Accessible from Backyard

    Hiking Trail Accessible from Backyard

  • Front of House and Yard

    Front of House and Yard

  • Heated Pool and Backyard

    Heated Pool and Backyard

  • Backyard Open Air Lounge Area

    Backyard Open Air Lounge Area

  • Dining Room

    Dining Room

  • Sitting room/Living room with fireplace

    Sitting room/Living room with fireplace

  • Outdoor Covered Patio with Fireplace

    Outdoor Covered Patio with Fireplace

  • Outdoor Patio in the Evening with Heat Lamp and Fireplace

    Outdoor Patio in the Evening with Heat Lamp and Fireplace

  • Master Bedroom

    Master Bedroom

  • Second Bedroom with two Single Beds

    Second Bedroom with two Single Beds

  • House during The Holidays

    House during The Holidays

  • Basketball Court

    Basketball Court

  • Coastline of Santa Barbara

    Coastline of Santa Barbara

VRBO #291546

This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Saturday, May 27, 2017

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