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Historic West Adams Home

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Space 3,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Historic West Adams Home

Two story 3 bedroom plus den historic home/neighborhood with all the modern amenities. Designer kitchen, including dishwasher, 6 burner stove, washer/dryer. Great outside living spaces -- including large sitting porch, backyard outdoor living room with pond, meditation area, and fireplace. Lots of leisure and entertainment amenities.. Pool table, wi-fi, cable, jacuzzi bathtub, flat screens in 3 rooms, home theater in living room with speakers in every room. Two bedrooms and den (with convertible futon bed) available for rent. 1.5 baths. Centrally located to downtown l.A and the usc area and most tourist sites... Hollywood, beverly hills, santa monica, the beaches. Great neighbors. Great karma.


Owner
owner/manager
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
October 2, 2017

About owner/manager

Fully emancipated... children grown and on their own. So, I travel extensively professionally and personally. CEO of a US energy services firm. Over 60, act like I'm 30 and having a great time.

owner/manager purchased this house in 1980

Why owner/manager chose Los Angeles

THIS IS A BIG HOUSE.. BUT IT IS NOT A PARTY HOUSE.. NO SHOWERS, GRADUATIONS, OPEN HOUSES, FILMING, ETC. ALLOWED.

This property is for families. It is really a great -- ethnically diverse neighborhood- and very close to most places you want to visit. I chose this neighborhood because the homes were large, sturdy, nice fearture, and were reminded me of my NY home. .. and not typical LA ranch style house.

What makes this house unique

I love the house because it offers a lot of living spaces, each with different personalities

Amenities

Jefferson House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: Noon
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Theme:
  • Historic
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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average rating of 4.857143 based on 7 reviews
5

Beautiful historic home.... very welcoming feel!

  • 5 of 5

The property is Beautiful! Gorgeous historic home - beautiful woodwork - lots of character in a great, historic neighborhood. Ten minutes from USC! Denise is a very personable, gracious owner and responds quickly. She provides LOTS of valuable, interesting info on the surrounding neighborhood and LA in general. We met Ron (her property mgr.) and he is delightful! So nice and available to answer questions. All in all, a 5-star visit and a place we would be lucky to stay at again!

  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Kathryn... thank you for leaving my house sooooo spotless!!! Impeccable. The best ever. And even moreso, you left a joyful spirit.. great Karma in the house. I even appreciated that you toured some of our neighborhood treasures. Im sorry we didn't meet. Come back anytime when you visit with your new USC student. Denise
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5

We had a fabulous stay.

  • 5 of 5

Overall excellent.

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: What a beautiful and gracious family. Come back anytime!
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Minnesotan's in LA

  • 4 of 5

Our family had a wonderful time during our stay in Los Angeles. The house was clean and the description was fairly accurate to the website. Ronald was wonderful with everything. It was very reassuring having someone on site that can answer question regarding the area. It was centrally located to all of the attractions/sites we visited. Even with traffic we were only about a 1/2 hour away to almost everything.

Thank you so much for letting us stay in your house while we toured the Los Angeles area!

  • Submitted: Jun 2, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful Historic Home

  • 5 of 5

This home was the perfect location close to the USC campus as we were attending all the graduation events and commencement. It was easy to find and near to many attractions. The home was large enough for five individuals and allowed us to each have our own space. An added bonus was the backyard which included a fish pond, fountain, a lemon tree, and several sitting areas. Although we did not meet Denise, she was a very gracious host allowing us to add an extra night to our reservation. Ron gave us a tour of the home when we arrived and was always available when we had questions. We enjoyed staying at this home and would recommend it to others who need a roomy place close to USC.

  • Submitted: May 23, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind review. Nothing makes me happier than a satisfied guest. I read your comments in my guest book and It sounds like the graduation festivities were fab. Come back anytime! You were great guests.
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Historic West Adams Home

  • 5 of 5

The city Los Angeles and the West Adams Home combined for a truly wonderful vacation. From the time we arrived Ron made sure that everything was perfect. He was a pure delight and the home was beautifully maintained. The neighborhood only added to its charm. I would highly recommend this property. My family and I look forward to our next stay in Los Angeles. Thank Denise and Ron.

  • Submitted: Nov 25, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We enjoyed having you and your family. come back anytime!
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5

it was the best trip ever!!!

  • 5 of 5

it was really the best trip ever! the house was big,clean, very good located and everything was like described. we loved it and felt very home. i would like to live there again in my next holidays in america:-)

  • Submitted: Oct 6, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
20 Miles
LAX
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Harold & Belles
Nearest Train
4 Miles
Expo Blue Line
Nearest Motorway
0.1 Miles
Santa Monica Fwy (I-10)
Nearest Restaurant
4 Miles
Downtown Restaurants
Nearest Ski
88 Miles
Lake Arrowhead
Nearest Beach
12 Miles
Venice Beach
Car: necessary

The house is in a ethnically diverse, urban and historic neighborhood near downtown LA, the convention center and USC. It is centrally located to major tourist attractions..West LA, Beverly HIlls, the Beaches, Hollywood, etc. and is two blocks from the freeway.

HOWEVER, IF YOU WANT TO WALK TO BARS, COFFEE SHOPS, RESTAURANTS AND FIT INTO THE LA ACTIVE LIFE, THIS IS NOT THAT PLACE. This is a residential area and you have to drive.. although not far.. to get access to basic services. Younger folks might prefer Hollywood or other more active neighborhoods.

At the same time, this is not the "suburbs', so you must expect urban amenities.

West Adams is a subdivision developed around 1890-1900. Large, charming houses and lots of history.

Details on the neighborhood and nearby tourist attractions will be provided when you book and a detailed house manual awaits you in the home.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning $105
extra guests per night $25
Property Damage Protection $59

NO EXTRA OR OVERNIGHT GUEST ALLOWED, WITHOUT APPROVAL.
THERE IS AN $50/PER PERSON/NIGHT FEE FOR MORE THAN 2 GUESTS..
NO PARTIES ALLOWED
NO SMOKING IN THE HOME
LONG TERM (LONGER THAN 2 WEEKS) GUESTS REQUIRES EXTRA CLEANING FEE
PLEASE STRIP BED BEFORE LEAVING
GUESTS RESPONSIBLE FOR EMPTYING HOUSE TRASH IN BACKYARD CONTAINERS. LONG-TERM GUESTS RESPONSIBLE FOR TAKING GARBAGE CANS OUT ON TRASH PICK UP DAYS

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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