Feedback

Sunny Condo-Close to Beach, U.C.S.B. & Ellwood Preserve

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

Calendar

Last updated: 10/24/2016
Check availability
23 Available
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
  • Minimum stay:30 nights
  • Sleeps:4
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:1.5
  • Property type:Condo
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Sunny condo immediately adjacent to the Ellwood Mesa Preserve.

Walk to the uncrowded beach. Bird watch at the Devereux Slough. See one of the the largest US Monarch Butterfly roost (in season). Attend lectures, sporting and cultural events at UCSB. Downtown Santa Barbara is only 15 minutes south while Santa Ynez Valley wine tasting is approximately 45 minutes to the north.

Downstairs the living room opens up to a Mediterranean inspired sunny courtyard that leads out to the 650 acre Ellwood Mesa - Devereux Preserve. An open kitchen with granite counter tops, laundry room and 1/2 bath complete the downstairs.

Upstairs the master bedroom provides a panoramic view of the former Ocean Meadow golf course* and beyond that the Ellwood Mesa Preserve. The guest bedroom, with two single beds, has views of the Santa Ynez Mountains. The full bath has recently been remodeled with tumbled stone details.

Community pool and spa.

Close to the Santa Barbara Airport.

This is a non smoking unit.

*On March 14, 2012 the Trust for Public Lands (TPL) announced it was in negotiations to acquire the Ocean Meadows Golf Course. Once escrow in completed, expected to be after October, 2012, the land will be transferred to UCSB's Cheadle Center for Biological Diversity and Ecological Restoration. As stated on the TPL website:

'The Trust for Public Land is working alongside the California State Coastal Conservancy and the University of California at Santa Barbara to purchase the Devereux Slough and restore it to its natural splendor.

Located at the eastern gateway to the Gaviota Coast, Ocean Meadows is the final acquisition in an open-space strategy known as the Joint Proposal that will link more than 600 acres of land together for people and wildlife to use and enjoy. When it is restored, the site will be used for environmental education, research and gentle recreation.'

However, both the Glen Annie and the ocean front Sandpiper Golf Courses are within 3 miles of the condo.

Keywords: Townhouse, Ellwood, Beach, Golf, Santa Barbara, Devereux

Send email

Owner

Member since: 2011

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 10/24/2016

Property Type

  • Condo

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Considered:

    A small dog allowed with $100.00 additional cleaning fee....moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

Entertainment

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo:

    Play music from your smart phone or tablet over the wireless hifi...moreless

  • Television

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Golf Course Front:

    Condo fronts on the former Ocean Meadow Golf Course. No longer operating it now provides open space for walking and biking....moreless

  • Golf Course View:

    Condo front on former Ocean Meadows Golf Course. No longer operating, it now provides views of open space in a natural transition from Golf Course to habitat....moreless

  • Mountain View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area

General

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    shared garage and parking pass...moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    In Unit...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    free and fast!...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    New granite counter tops...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    With gate directly to the golf course...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool
  • Shared Hot Tub
 

Reviews

Write a review 5
from 14 traveler reviews
Loading...
 
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
30 night min stay

$3,300
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Pet Fee $100
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Cleaning $200

Notes:

To confirm the booking, the lessee pays the sum of $500.00 (+ 5% processing fee if paying by bank draft, bank wire or credit card) as a non-refundable holding deposit. The holding deposit is non-interest bearing. If you must cancel your reservation your holding deposit will be forfeited. Rental payment subject to 5% processing fee if paying by bank draft, bank wire or credit card.


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: 10/24/2016
Check availability
23 Available
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
 

Location

2 Miles
Nearest Airport
Santa Barbara
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Hollister Brewery
2.5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Sandpiper
2 Miles
Nearest Train
Union Pacific
2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
US 101
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
It Suki
1.5 Miles
Nearest Beach
Devereux

birding, beach walking, UCSB campus activities - sporting events, concerts, lectures

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2011

About the owner: Born during Fiesta, I would roll my eyes when my Dad said 'this is the most beautiful place in the world'. Having now lived abroad and traveled extensively my husband and I have to agree Dad was right. We love it here and take pride in our hometown. We are now raising the 4th generation of south coast locals. We would love to share it with you as we know you too will fall in love.

Why the Owner Chose Goleta, CA, USA:
The condo provides a perfect balance between quiet country with city closeness. Steps from 100s of acres of public nature preserve and uncrowded beaches yet only a few miles from the airport, UCSB, shops, restaurants, movies theaters.


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 10/24/2016

Send email

Links to more information:

 

Photos

  • Walk to the Devereux Slough & Sands Beach (see the condo across the slough).

    Walk to the Devereux Slough & Sands Beach (see the condo across the slough).

  • Ellwood Mesa Preserve provides an amazing place to watch the sunset.

    Ellwood Mesa Preserve provides an amazing place to watch the sunset.

  • Over 40,000 Monarch Butterflies visit Ellwood every year from November to March.

    Over 40,000 Monarch Butterflies visit Ellwood every year from November to March.

  • Locals call this 'Our Beach' because it is so private. It can be yours too!

    Locals call this 'Our Beach' because it is so private. It can be yours too!

  • Top floor with master bedroom, bath & guest room with beautiful hardwood floors.

    Top floor with master bedroom, bath & guest room with beautiful hardwood floors.

  • Guest room with amazing views of the Santa Ynez Mountains.

    Guest room with amazing views of the Santa Ynez Mountains.

  • Hike to uncrowded beaches. PS I took this photo on a weekend! Great surf!

    Hike to uncrowded beaches. PS I took this photo on a weekend! Great surf!

  • Community pool and spa!

    Community pool and spa!

  • A visitor to the world renown Ellwood Mesa Butterfly Preserve

    A visitor to the world renown Ellwood Mesa Butterfly Preserve

VRBO #360512

This listing was first published here in 2011.

Date last modified - Saturday, December 03, 2016

Partner Offers

Enter dates to see accurate pricing

Minimum stay 30 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

Send email

Booking confirmation within 24 hours

Get an Instant Quote

Pay with confidence
 please wait... When you book through the VRBO website, your booking is backed by our Book with Confidence Guarantee Learn more

Share this property via Email

Sunny Condo-Close to Beach, U.C.S.B. & Ellwood Preserve

Goleta, CA, USA #360512

2 BR  1.5 BA  Sleeps 4

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.