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Ocean Views & Just Steps to the Beach!

Bedrooms 2
Space 900 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 30 nights


About the property

Condo, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4)

Tastefully furnished property with panoramic ocean views from nearly every room in the unit - including the living room, bedroom, kitchen, and dining area! This upper unit also features two quaint ocean view balcony's located off the living and bedroom area's - perfect for reflecting back on a great day at the beach or toasting a gorgeous sunset!

The property is ideally located approximately 100 yards from one of the best sunning and surfing beaches in the greater Los Angeles area and within walking distance to the Manhattan Beach Pier and downtown area. It's also within 10 minutes of LAX and freeway close to all of Southern California attractions including: 20-30 minutes to Santa Monica/Beverly Hills/Downtown LA/Hollywood; 30-45 minutes to Orange County & Disney Land; two hours to San Diego and Santa Barbara.

Keywords: Vacation Condo, Condominium Rental, California, Los Angeles County, Manhattan Beach

More Details

Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 17, 2018

Guestbook comments from the owner

I was also amazed at the cleanliness of the condo - it was spotless. The decor is wonderful and it shows that the owners take much pride in this unit. It is within walking

distance to some really great breakfast/lunch restaurants and in a minute you are on the Strand (walkway along the beach). We enjoyed our stay here and hope to rent this condo on all of our future vacations to Manhattan Beach. Thanks Jim for making our vacation one to remember!
Nov 2011
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Sand Section Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 900 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Ocean View
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (2), Pack-N-Play Available (1)
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • cinemas
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • shopping
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • surfing
  • swimming


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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average rating of 4.909091 based on 35 reviews

Wonderfully located and perfect service

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed the 3 days in Jim's apartment in Manhattan Beach.

The apartment itself was really nice. With a great view of the beach and nicely furnished.

Jim was extremely helpful and all went very well.

Be careful with the parking, as it is very narrow.

  • Submitted: Apr 24, 2016
  • Stayed: April 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fabulous stay!

  • 5 of 5

The house was exactly as shown on the internet. It was clean and well-maintained and instructions were accurate and easy to follow. We did not need anything from the owner since everything went so smoothly. I would recommend this to other customers.

We enjoyed riding the bikes that were provided on the strand as it is very close. The sunsets at the beach were wonderful. We had other things to do so were not able to explore the city of Manhattan Beach until our last night but very much enjoyed our dinner at Rock-n-Fish that night. The beds were very comfortable and linens were nice. The keyless entry for the door and garage made getting in and out very convenient. The home was very well equipped with everything we needed. Really appreciated having the use of the washer and dryer. This house made our stay very enjoyable.

  • Submitted: Jan 17, 2016
  • Stayed: December 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A perfect holiday for our family

  • 5 of 5

We loved this spot for a couple of reasons. First of all the neighbourhood is great - it's close to everything we wanted - restaurants, stores, freeway access - and most of all it's safe and so convenient to the beach and the Strand which makes it easy to connect to the other beaches. So nice to be able to sleep with the windows open and hear the sound of the surf at night.

Also the house is so well set up to take advantage of the location. We used the bikes and all the beach accessories - boogie boards, chairs, umbrellas which so enhanced our stay - just made it easy. And as the organizer, I loved the more practical setup as well - the entry keypad so our teenage boys could come and go as they wanted, the laundry, the well-equipped kitchen etc. It was a turnkey holiday for us.

Finally, we were new to the VRBO experience and Jim made it all very easy and stress-free. We are definitely converts.

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2015
  • Stayed: August 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place so close to the Strand.

  • 5 of 5

This place is a great for a relaxing stay so close to the beach and the Strand. We walked every day, ate at great restaurants, and enjoyed a great sunset from the small deck in front. Super quiet neighborhood and we loved being able to hear the ocean at night.

  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2015
  • Stayed: July 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great El Porto spot!

  • 5 of 5

This 2/2 is a great place to stay in N Manhattan Beach. My family came from Indiana to visit and when I found this gem I was very pleased! It was close to me, the beach & the eateries around el Porto. Spacious but cozy & had 4 bikes, plenty of towels, etc. the owner Jim is fantastic about communicating and helping make your stay great!

  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2015
  • Stayed: June 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect vacation

  • 5 of 5

Very comfortable and homely. Beach easily accessible. Nice views.

  • Submitted: May 25, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
3 Miles
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Fishbar, Pancho's
Nearest Beach
0.05 Miles
Manhattan Beach
Car: recommended


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $79
Refundable damage deposit $500
Cleaning Fee $100

30 day (or longer) rentals required per City of Manhattan Beach. Owner requires guest to sign and agree to terms of our standard lease / Vacation Rental Agreement. Additional discounts may be offered for longer term rentals, ask owner for details.

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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