'Nestled on top of a hill, truly a place of comfort and retreat is Bella~Tranquila Estate. This incredible estate/sanctuary is situated on 14 acres with outstanding views of Cleveland Mountain Range, Hills and the beautiful Valley Center below. The property is secluded on a hilltop with multiple tended tropical lush gardens, spacious 4 bedrooms and library that is used as the fifth bedroom. The inviting 45 ft.by 55 ft. large, salt water infinity, pebble tec pool, with an exhilarating water slide, welcome you to come and stay awhile and simply enjoy your vacation home. There's lots of room to breathe the fresh country air as 9 of the 14 acres of land are left untouched and natural where native vegetation of California Chaparral flora thrive.
Your private country estate offers an ideal getaway to relax, play and experience "country but city close" living at the utmost.
Just minutes and/or within 2 hours drive away are world famous attractions offered by the 4 counties: San Diego County, Orange County, Los Angeles County and Riverside County. Mexico border is 53 miles away.
Most of San Diego County's main attractions are less than an hour away.
*San Diego International Airport - 44 miles
* Wild Animal Park/Safari -12 miles
* Carlsbad Beach - 28 miles
* Seaworld- 42 miles
* Legoland -31 miles;
* nearest golf course is 1.1 miles away. Within a few minutes drive away are neighboring town of Escondido's several popular golf courses.
* For local wine tasting, Hilltop Winery is 5.9 miles away.
* Famous Temecula Valley's Wineries --31 miles.
Southern CA main attractions are less than 2 1/2 hours drive:
* Disneyland - 86 miles.
*Los Angeles - 115 miles
*Hollywood -119 miles
*Universal Studios - 121.9 miles
*We invite you to come and breathe our fresh country air, take time to smell the roses, exotic plumerias, gardenias, jasmines, champacas on the estate's many gardens.
* Watch birds in flight as they traverse across the sky.
* Hike the property where you will see wild oaks, toyon, manzanita, and various birds and wild animals.
* Stargaze under the canopy of the heavens and watch shooting stars flit across the night sky.
** Larger than some major name hotels is your 45 FT BY 55 FT INFINITY SALT WATER POOL. with 30 ft WATER SLIDE, and a JETTED JACUZZI. THERE IS NO NEED TO BE AT THE BEACH...HERE, YOU ARE IN YOUR VERY OWN PRIVATE AND SECLUDED, LAKE-LIKE SALT WATER POOL and YOUR VERY OWN WATER SLIDE minus the crowd. THE WATER TEMPERATURE IS DEFINITELY WARMER, 80-87 DEGREES DURING THE SUMMER MONTHS.
Please Note: The pool will not be heated by propane from October-May. Propane fee to heat up the jacuzzi, out door heater, and fire chat table is $35 a night, payable upon check-in.
**Large one story 3661 sq. ft. residence with 12 ft high ceilings, 4 bedrooms, office/library, also used as the 5th bedroom and 3 1/2 baths, outdoor bathrooms with shower and two toilets, included. Huge master bedroom with King Size bed, your own private sitting room with french doors that lead you to the outdoors---the pool/jacuzzi, the gardens and in the winter months, a wood burning fireplace. Large kitchen equipped with modern appliances and a massive granite top kitchen island, big enough for several chefs.
As you approach your private estate, you will first drive through a quiet oak-lined road. You will come to a gated neighborhood of 10 homes. You will drive up 460 feet of private curved driveway. Finally you have arrived, your hilltop estate awaits you with majestic, tranquil views, calls you to come home-sweet-vacation home!
The walk to your front door is aligned with fragrant tropical plants and trees.
~large one story, 4 bedrooms, office/library, counted as 5th bedroom and 3 1/2 baths. Two outdoor enclosed bathrooms, one has a shower.
~Huge master bedroom with a King sized bed and your private sitting room with a sink to prepare your own coffee or tea. Has its own fireplace and zero gravity perfect chair for your comfort. Ensuite huge master bathroom with a deep jacuzzi bath tub and a separate walk-in shower. Two separate his and hers sinks and mirrors. Your master bedroom comes equipped with you very own 55 inch TV.
~3 other bedrooms are located on the south wing of the house to ensure your privacy.
~Cozy family room equipped with a brand new smart Samsung 55 inch TV/DVD/VHS and Bose Stereo System.
~Large kitchen with modern appliances, gas stove, and two ovens (one is a convection); Massive granite top kitchen island.
~Breakfast nook has seating for up 12 guests.
~Custom made rosewood dining room for 8 people and a high chair.
~`Lake-like' solar heated, salt water vanishing edge pool solar heated only during the summer months with a jetted jacuzzi, waterfall, 30 ft. slide, and a stunning view of the mountains and valley floor below.
~Multiple back yard patios, one with custom wood burning fireplace.
~outdoor kitchen with built in barbecue, a bar, stove, 3 restaurant sized sinks.
~6 ft. by 6 ft Playhouse with operational windows, cute door and some toys for your children to play with.
~out door ping pong table
Please, we request that only registered guests be allowed on the property.
Please Note: Your vacation home is very private located on top of the property.
Below the house are vegetable gardens and guava orchard that the owners/caretakers maintain Most of the fruit trees and vegetable gardens are located away from the vacation rental. We planted over 200 fruit trees, vegetable gardens, edible and ornamental plants that need lots of care. We do honor our guests's privacy and we and/or our caretakers stay a distance away from guests unless our assistance is needed. Thank you!
About Valley Center:
* For fine dining and should you feel lucky, there are currently two major casinos in the vicinity of Valley Center—Harrah's Rincon and Valley View and 3 more within 30 minutes drive away: Pala Resort and Casino, Pauma, and Pechanga.
* The town has claim to several well known movie/TV personalities to have lived in Valley Center namely: John Wayne, Gary Cooper, Fred Astaire, Randolph Scott, Steve Reeves and the husband-and-wife team of June Allyson and Dick Powell and many others have lived for a time in Valley Center. The King of England Edward VIII, who abdicated his throne to marry his American wife, Wallis Simpson were reported to have rendezvous in Valley Center, prior to their marriage... To learn more about our town and why it was such a nice respite for this notables, we encourage you to visit Valley Center Museum located on Cole Grade Rd.
*Lake Wohlford and Lake Dixon are within 5-10 minutes drive from your vacation home. You can go fishing, boating, biking/mountain biking, and hiking. Not far from your home is Hell Hole Canyon, a nature preserve where you can hike and experience and view California's native plants and many wildlife.
Once a year, practically the whole town participates in 'Western Days'. This event is traditionally held over the Memorial Day weekend and consists of a community parade, a gathering at the Valley Center Community Center and a rodeo. Another site of interest is The Lavender Fields at Keys Creek Lavender Farm. This USDA Certified Organic Lavender Farm features an on site essential oil distillery, a lavender labyrinth, a farm store/gift shop. Bates Nut Farm is a locally family owned farm with picnic grounds and has farm animals that one can pet/feed. The farm store is stocked with candies, homemade fudge, preserves, nuts, gift items and holiday ornaments. In the Fall, Bates Nut Farm is the pumpkin capital of San Diego County.