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Zen-up Condo 1/2 Block to the Beach- Better Than a 5 Star Hotel!

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Zen-Up Condo w/ flat screen just steps to the beach!

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Last updated: 03/25/2017
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  • Minimum stay:2-5 nights
  • Sleeps:8
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:Condo
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

2 Bedrooms, 2 Full Bathrooms, Sleeps 8

Discover the carefree vibe and eco-conscious living of Zen Condo's – the ideal home base for your LA stay. WE HAVE TWO 2-BDRM CONDOS AVAILABLE. If this listing is already booked, please check out our other listing on homeaway: ID 3709254

This property is one of the best kept secrets of South Venice. We're located on a quiet and lovely walk-street, just one block from the ocean and a minute's walk to the Venice Pier, Boardwalk, and iconic Canals, where you can find amazing restaurants and entertaining day/night life. Take advantage of our additional outdoor patio downstairs with BBQ and fireplace for a cozy space to chill and enjoy a fire-side meal with friends.

You will enjoy bicycle and walking paths along the oceanfront with the best people-watching in L.A. Stay active with the world-famous Muscle Beach, beach volleyball courts and surfing in your own backyard. Within walking distance are chakra health spas and yoga studios. Dine at one of the many restaurants just around the corner or enjoy the sunset at one of the rooftop bars. A 5-min bike ride takes you to the many boutique shops, restaurants and galleries on Abbott Kinney Boulevard, and we provide rental bikes for your convenience!

In our ZEN UP condo, enjoy the beautiful and modern beach-inspired furnishings, large windows, local artist designs, luxurious King bed with tempur-pedic bedding in the master with 32” flatscreen TV and 2 Queen beds in the guest suites also outfitted with temper-pedic bedding and organic cotton linens. Take advantage of the full kitchen and wet-bar, high-speed WiFi, 40” LCD flat-screen TV and entertainment system, built-in 'Beyond O2' alkaline water filtration system for drinking/bathing and custom stained rock and bamboo floors.
You’ll have full access to a private deck off the master suite and the BBQ in our Veranda and Zen garden. You can expect all the comforts of home with a true Venice experience.

It's perfect for families and business travelers and we have additional bedding to accommodations up to 8 people.

ADDITIONAL AMENITIES:
Smart 40” LCD Flat-screen TV & Entertainment System w/ Cable, HBO & Showtime
32” LCD Flat-screen TV in Master Suite
DSL Internet & High-Speed Wi-Fi
Full Kitchen & Appliances
In-House, State-of-the-Art Water Filtration System
Walk-In Closet
Shower & Tub
Washer/Dryer on Premises for Use Upon Request
Bikes for Rent
Outdoor Patio with BBQ
Family/Kid Friendly
Additional Bedding Available For Up to 8 People

PARKING: You have 1 spot is included with your stay. An additional spot can be rented for $20 a night.

Please note this unit does NOT have central air conditioning; we have high-power fans in each room.

***The first 3 guests are included in the nightly rate; additional guests up to 8 are allowed with a per night charge of $25-$40 depending on the season. All costs and broken down in the price quote when you inquire about booking.

HOUSE RULES

We ask all our guests to read and agree to the following rules before booking:

*This is a great spot for a vacation or business trip! However, WE ARE NOT A PARTY PAD. Our space is reserved typically for travelers only. We do not host locals within 30 miles, though if you have a special circumstance (such as family visiting or if you are displaced by home repairs, etc.) feel free to inquire.

*SMOKING: We have a no-smoking policy indoors, but guests are free to utilize our communal patio for smoking.

*Strict NO DRUGS policy

*PETS: We have many guests that stay with small pets, however please let us know in advance if you plan to bring a pet. We do have an additional cleaning fee of $100. Typically we do not allow cats.

*We are very eco-conscious hosts and provide both recycling and waste bins. We kindly ask that our guests help us keep our community a clean and environmentally friendly place with these helpful tools.

*NOISE: We aim to offer guests a zen experience and do have other units on our property. Noise must be kept to a respectable level, especially after 10PM. We ask that guests refrain from blaring music and hosting loud parties. Noise complaints may result in a fee of $100.

*You will be asked to pay for any stained towels/lines, etc. or any other damages to the unit
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Manager

Member since: 2011

Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 03/25/2017

Property Type

  • Condo
  • 1100 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 8
  • Events Allowed
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    $100 pet fee for small pets...moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Alternative Lifestyle

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8

  • Master Bedroom: 1 king

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  • Guest Bedroom: 2 queen

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  • We have a large sectional sofa in the living room that comfortably sleeps 1 person. Additional bedding can be made available upon request....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Master Bathroom: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • Guest Bathroom : toilet, combination tub/shower

    With Antique Claw-footed Tub...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Surf lessons available!! The property manager is on site, and will happily arrange any special request....moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable:

    HBO/Showtime...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Reefs
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Beach View
  • Near The Ocean

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Racquetball
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    We have a high top dining table that seats 4 in the kitchen and a long glass table that sets 6 adjacent to the living room space...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people

General

  • Alarm Clock
  • Backpack
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Garage:

    The place comes with one free parking space. Additional parking available for $15 per night per extra car....moreless

  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    space heaters provided ...moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles:

    Bikes for rent at $10 each per day, up to 6...moreless

  • Deck / Patio
  • Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch Furniture
  • Small Cooler
  • Walkway To Water
  • Water Sports Gear

Building Type

  • Building

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

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from 18 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
April Shoulder 1
Apr 2 - Apr 4, 2017
2 night min stay
$200

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

April Shoulder 2
Apr 15 - Apr 18, 2017
2 night min stay
$269

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

Late Spring Break (Mar-May)
Apr 22 - May 24, 2017
4 night min stay
$300 $320
Thu, Fri, Sat
$2,100 $9,000

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest

Memorial Day Weekend ZenUp
May 25 - May 29, 2017
4 night min stay
$380

Rates are based on 3 guests; add $40 per night, per additional guest

Early Summer
May 30 - Jun 29, 2017
5 night min stay
$350 $380
Fri, Sat, Sun
$2,450

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest

July 4th Weekend ZenUp
Jun 30 - Jul 4, 2017
4 night min stay
$400

Rates are based on 3 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest

July & August Summer 2017
Jul 5 - Aug 31, 2017
5 night min stay
$380 $400
Fri, Sat, Sun
$2,800

Rates are based on 3 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest

Labor Day 2017
Sep 1 - Sep 5, 2017
3 night min stay
$350

Rates are based on 3 guests; add $40 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$269 $285
Fri, Sat, Sun
$1,800

Rates are based on 3 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest

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

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Pet Fee $100
  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Administrative Fee $50
  • Cleaning Fee $140
  • Tax Rate 14%

Notes:

Holiday rates are $455/nightly.

Summer season subject to mandatory 6 guest rate per night.


Manager's cancellation policy:

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.


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Last updated: 03/25/2017
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Location

6.5 Miles
Nearest Airport
LAX - Los Angeles International Airport
0.1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Venice Whaler
3 Miles
Nearest Motorway
90 Freeway and 405 Freeway
0.1 Miles
Nearest Beach
Venice Beach, CA

Car: Not Necessary

Discover the carefree vibration of the Marina Peninsula – the ideal home base for your LA stay. The 2-bedroom, 2-bathroom upper unit apartment is located 2 blocks from the beach, directly south of the Venice Pier. We are a bottom unit also 2/2 so when inquiring about the place make sure to specify the unit you are interested in (see photos).

We are steps from the Venice boardwalk and the iconic canals. You can enjoy bicycle and walking paths along the oceanfront with some of the best people-watching around. Stay active with the world-famous Muscle Beach, beach volleyball courts and surfing in your own backyard. Within walking distance is a health spa and yoga studio. Dine at one of the many restaurants just around the corner or enjoy the sunset at one of the rooftop bars. You may also tour museums, view Art galleries and/or shop the vintage boutiques on Abbott Kinney Boulevard. Our location is minutes away from LAX, and all of the the excitement happening in Los Angeles and Santa Monica.

 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 2005

About: We're local Venetians who enjoy health and wellness, surfing, yoga and traveling. We can tell you all about the local spots to check out and we like to greet all guests with keys and a quick tour of the property. There is almost always a property manager nearby if you need anything. We're very responsive to your calls and love to provide local suggestions for your stay in Venice!


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 03/25/2017

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Photos

  • Zen-Up Condo w/ flat screen just steps to the beach!

    Zen-Up Condo w/ flat screen just steps to the beach!

  • Zen-Up Condo Master Suite W/ KingSize bed & Private Bathroom

    Zen-Up Condo Master Suite W/ KingSize bed & Private Bathroom

  • Zen-Up Condo w/ flat screen just steps to the beach!

    Zen-Up Condo w/ flat screen just steps to the beach!

  • Zen-Up Guest Bathroom

    Zen-Up Guest Bathroom

  • Zen Veranda Patio & Upstairs Patio off Master Suite - Bikes for Rent

    Zen Veranda Patio & Upstairs Patio off Master Suite - Bikes for Rent

  • Zen-Up Condo Master Suite W/ KingSize bed & Private Bathroom

    Zen-Up Condo Master Suite W/ KingSize bed & Private Bathroom

  • Zen-Up Condo Guest Suite W/ 2 QueenSize beds & Shower & Bath WashRoom

    Zen-Up Condo Guest Suite W/ 2 QueenSize beds & Shower & Bath WashRoom

  • Zen-Up Condo kitchen

    Zen-Up Condo kitchen

  • Zen-Up Master Bathroom

    Zen-Up Master Bathroom

  • Front of Building

    Front of Building

VRBO #364314

This listing was first published here in 2011.

Date last modified - Thursday, March 30, 2017

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