Feedback

Victorian Townhouse of Santa Barbara

The owner has been emailed.
To book this property, you need to complete your booking through checkout on the VRBO website. We can't protect your payment if we don't know you've booked through us. Learn more

This is our Cottage (owner's residence). The townhouse is directly behind.

Calendar

Last updated: 07/25/2016
Check availability
23 Available
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

VRBO Bear stayed here: We found this property to be beary special Read review

Property description

This townhouse is in a charming Queen Anne Victorian duplex situated behind our 140 year old home, one of Santa Barbara's oldest Victorians, which was built in the mid 1800's. We restored the house in 1998.

Completed in 2001 in the same style as the main house, the duplex boasts a tower, complete with “witches cap”. The townhouse is tastefully furnished with an eclectic mix of family heirlooms and craftsman style furniture.

Features include hand-inlaid wood floors, a bay window/window-seat, and a fireplace in the living room.

The covered deck is cozily ensconced in the tower creating a wonderful outdoor room. Situated just off the kitchen, the deck can become a private retreat for morning coffee, an outdoor room that's just perfect for a luncheon, a bridge game, an intimate candlelit dinner, or a nightcap.

This unit has 2 bedroom and 2 1/2 baths. It offers sleeping capacity for up to 6. There is a king bed in the master; and twin beds in the second bedroom. The living room couch is a futon that can be made into a double bed. The two bedrooms are upstairs above the living area and have cathedral ceilings.

Keywords: downtown, near State Street, pet friendly, walk to beach, near beach

Peace of mind when checking out through VRBO

  • We'll back you with our Book With Confidence GuaranteeTM
  • You'll get comprehensive payment protection when checking out on our website
  • We're always here for you with customer service available 24/7

Read more about our Book with Confidence GuaranteeTM

Property Type

  • Townhome
  • 1000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Children Welcome:

    We have 2 Graco Pack & Carry Cribs if you are bringing an infant, or twin infants :-)...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    We are dog friendly. We cannot accept cats ....moreless

  • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

  • Master Bedroom: 1 king

    Master Bathroom is En Suite...moreless

  • 2nd Bedroom: 2 twin/ single

    Bathroom is across the landing...moreless

  • Living Room Futon Makes a Double Bed: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    ...moreless

  • King size beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2), Baby Cribs (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Downstairs Bath off Living Area: toilet

    This bath has a toilet and sink...moreless

  • Hall Bath Upstairs: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • Master Bathroom is "en suite": toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

  • Master Bathroom has tub Hall Bathroom has shower 1/2 Bath has toilet and sink...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Digital Cable and flat screen TV...moreless

  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Caves
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Festivals
  • Forests
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Downtown
  • Mountain View
  • Near The Ocean

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • 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
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    4 high stools at the breakfast bar. 6 seats around a glass topped wrought iron table....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage:

    1 car garage parking...moreless

  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking:

    guest pass for 24/7 on-street parking...moreless

  • Parking On Street
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer:

    part of the refrigerator...moreless

  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove:

    Gas stove...moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill:

    A shared property amenity on the deck...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck

Pool / Spa

  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Shared Hot Tub:

    This is a property amenity on the deck...moreless

Building Type

  • Building

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

Write a review 5
from 8 traveler reviews
Close to everything yet quiet and comfortable. You will enjoy! 03/12/2016

VRBO Bear stayed here:


The VRBO Bear had the pleasure of staying in this beautiful, spacious townhome for a 3-night getaway over Spring Break. We arrived late Wednesday night and Chris (the owner’s son who lives in the main house up front) stayed up to greet us as soon as we arrived, giving us a full tour of the property upon our arrival and making sure we felt at home. We had our own garage space on the first floor of the property, which was great because we rarely needed our rental car. Every floor of the three-story townhome was bright and airy, we felt like we were living in the trees! We are both pretty light sleepers, and although the home is walking distance to all the downtown nightlife, the rental was so peaceful we slept like babies. We woke up in the morning and had a beautiful view of the Santa Ynez mountains from the huge patio. Franceschi Park is only a short drive from the property, where you can get a breathtaking view of the city, coastline and Channel Islands. We also explored Stearns Wharf and “the Funk Zone” which has tons of cool new restaurants and local wineries, both were only a 5 minute Lyft ride from the property. Chris recommended we head to State Street, and it did not disappoint! State Street is only 2 blocks away, and we were able to walk there for our morning coffee, shopping, and the best Thai restaurant in Santa Barbara. The VRBO Bear highly recommends this townhome for anyone looking for a comfortable and relaxing getaway, but wants to be close to everything Santa Barbara has to offer. Thanks Karen, Chris, and his family for making us feel right at home!

The VRBO Bear
Loading...
 
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer
May 27 - Sep 1, 2016
3 night min stay
$375
$1,500 $6,500
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$375
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Cleaning Fee(s) $125
  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Pet Fee $250
  • Tax Rate 15%

Notes:

N.B. We have advertised on VRBO for over 10 years. And we consider the VRBO and Homeaway family of websites to be excellent advertising venues.

Although they may indicate that the reservation is being held for you for 24 hours, we may take longer than that to get back to you. Please feel free to reach out to us directly even if they indicate that the reservation is no longer available. And, we will reach out to you, either way, even after they have sent you that message.

Additionally, we have utilized PayPal as our merchant account for nearly 20 years. So, we choose not to use the VRBO/HomeAway reservation services or allow them to collect deposit or rent funds on our behalf.

If you would like to make a reservation, we will send you a rental agreement and a PayPal invoice. We offer several payment options, both through PayPal and directly.

Rates vary by season; and, are subject to change. Property Damage Protection is also an option ($59 purchases up to $1500 in property damage). Otherwise, the refundable damage deposit is at least $500; and, up to $1500 for monthly & month-to-month rentals. We are dog friendly. The refundable pet deposit is $250/dog. The limit is 2 small to medium size dogs. We do not accept cats. Please feel free to contact us for additional information.


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


Don't forget your vacation protection! Get protected now

Adding our Vacation Protection services can make sure your getaway goes smoothly, no matter what. We offer Cancellation Protection and Damage Protection so you can truly relax.

Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Travel with peace of mind.
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.
 

Calendar

Last updated: 07/25/2016
Check availability
23 Available
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
 

Location

View Guide powered by:
10 Miles
Nearest Airport
Santa Barbara
0.2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Louie's
1.8 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Santa Barbara Marina
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Santa Barbara Municipal Golf Course
1 Miles
Nearest Train
AMTRAK
0.3 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Interstate 101
0.1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Louie's
100 Miles
Nearest Ski
Mountain High
1.5 Miles
Nearest Beach
Stearns Wharf/East Beach/West Beach

Car: Not Necessary

 

Owner info


Contact us

Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

Loading...
1 of 1
 

Photos

  • This is our Cottage (owner's residence). The townhouse is directly behind.

    This is our Cottage (owner's residence). The townhouse is directly behind.

  • The futon, occasional chairs, and fireplace in the living room

    The futon, occasional chairs, and fireplace in the living room

  • Interior stair pickets, designed and hand made by Cliff (the owner).

    Interior stair pickets, designed and hand made by Cliff (the owner).

  • The Twin Bedroom

    The Twin Bedroom

  • The breakfast bar.

    The breakfast bar.

  • The end of the tub & 1/2 the double vanity

    The end of the tub & 1/2 the double vanity

  • The 'B' Unit's covered deck

    The 'B' Unit's covered deck

  • Deckscape

    Deckscape

  • Deckscape

    Deckscape

  • Cricket and Bentley, one of our canine guests came all the way from Wyoming

    Cricket and Bentley, one of our canine guests came all the way from Wyoming

  • This is the Duplex. The Townhouse is in this building, behind The Cottage

    This is the Duplex. The Townhouse is in this building, behind The Cottage

  • The living room looking past the breakfast bar into the kitchen.

    The living room looking past the breakfast bar into the kitchen.

  • The Master Bedroom

    The Master Bedroom

  • Breakfast bar looking into the kitchen.

    Breakfast bar looking into the kitchen.

  • The 'A' bathtub situated in the tower.

    The 'A' bathtub situated in the tower.

  • The other living room showing the futon and fireplace.

    The other living room showing the futon and fireplace.

  • The wrought iron table and chairs on the 'B' Deck

    The wrought iron table and chairs on the 'B' Deck

  • Cricket and his new 'buddy', Bentley, relaxing next to the hot tub

    Cricket and his new 'buddy', Bentley, relaxing next to the hot tub

  • Sweet Coco visited with us a couple of years ago

    Sweet Coco visited with us a couple of years ago

VRBO #303355

This listing was first published here in 2002.

Date last modified - Monday, July 25, 2016

Partner Offers

Enter dates to see accurate pricing

Minimum stay 2-3 nights
Dates are unavailable
Please enter travel dates
Please enter # of guests
Please stay a bit longer. A stay of nights or more is required for these dates.
This listing requires that rentals start on a .
Request to Book

Booking confirmation within 24 hours

Get an Instant Quote

Pay with confidence
 please wait... When you book through the VRBO checkout, your booking is backed by our Book with Confidence Guarantee Learn more
  • Reviews
  • Sleeps
    6
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    2.5
  • Property type
    Townhome
Owner
Member since: 2002
Speaks: english
Send email
  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 80%
  • Calendar last updated 07/25/2016

+1 8054521040

Add vacation protection services to your booking

Three services to protect your trip:

Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.

Travel with peace of mind.

Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.


Get it now

advertisement

Share this property via Email

Victorian Townhouse of Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara #303355

2 BR  2.5 BA  Sleeps 6

You must be signed in to share this property by e-mail

Share this property via Email

    Please correct the following errors and resend:
  • Enter one or more valid email addresses separated by commas.
  • Oops! You have exceeded the limit of 10 email addresses.
  • Your message may not contain markup. Please remove the markup and try again.