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Oceanview House in Manhattan Beach Just 3 Doors to the Beach!

Bedrooms 1
Space 500 sq ft
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Apartment, 1 Bedroom + Convertible Bed(s), 1 Bath

Location, location, location! This newly renovated El Porto beach house is just three doors from the beach and is the perfect choice for your beach vacation. Relax on the front porch swing and watch the ocean waves roll in! The house was recently refurbished (October 2016) and it maintains all the original charm but with modern amenities and design. Open concept layout with one Queen size bedroom and four piece ensuite bath. There are hardwood floors throughout. The kitchen is fully equipped and there is a separate dining area. There is a sleeper sofa in the living room which will comfortably sleep two adults. There is a separate shared laundry room which includes a full size washer and dryer for your use as well as unlimited free WIFI and Verizon Fios cable TV with movie channels. There is also a large outdoor patio area with dining for four and a new gas BBQ. This is a rare commodity with a house so close to the beach! Also included for your stay are beach cruiser bicycles, beach chairs and boogie boards for your enjoyment. There are plenty of dining choices within walking distance so if you don't feel like cooking, head up to Highland Avenue to grab a bite to eat. Everything you need for a comfortable and relaxing vacation is here! For more information, please contact us. Please note this is a non-smoking house and there is a strict No pets policy.

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Andrea Duffy -
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
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Calendar last updated:
April 21, 2018


Sand Section Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
Building Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 500 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View ...
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Bath/shower combo
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 2 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
'YOU CAN'T GET A BETTER LOCATION!!! Only three doors to the beach, this newly renovated beach house has both old world charm and modern conveniences to make your stay a pleasureable one!


Excellent! 4.7/5 -
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Oceanview House in Manhattan Beach Just 3 Doors to the Beach!
average rating of 4.733333 based on 15 reviews

Great place to stay in N. Manhattan Beach

  • 4 of 5

Loved it. Very close to the beach. A quiet neighborhood. Parking spot. Was ideal for me for 10-day stay.

  • Submitted: Jan 29, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lovely compact house - great location

  • 4 of 5

My daughter and I stayed here for the month of April in 2017 for her to attend some specialist physiotherapy. We stayed in the upstairs apartment which has everything that you could need. The apartment is well equipped and in a great location so close to the beach. Jim was incredibly kind and even took the time to fill up the fridge and cupboards ready for our arrival.

  • Submitted: Jun 13, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for taking the time to leave a review Laura. Jim and Christy enjoyed hosting you and your daughter for your stay in Manhattan Beach. You are welcome back anytime!
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Perfect house, perfect location!

  • 5 of 5

We have never been to Manhattan Beach before and we were not disappointed! The house was adorable, clean, and in a perfect location! We didn't need a car at all! The beach and overall area is beautiful and with the beach cruisers it's about a 10 min bike ride into the downtown pier area where there's just about every kind of restaurant and shopping you can think of- not to mention the bike path is all along the beach with a beautiful view! We were so happy this rental worked out on such a last minute vacation! Beautiful place and we hope to stay here again soon in the near future! :)

  • Submitted: Oct 15, 2015
  • Stayed: October 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you enjoyed your stay and got to experience all that Manhattan beach has to offer. We look forward to hosting you again. Kind regards, Andrea
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Fabulous beach house!

  • 5 of 5

Our stay in Manhattan Beach was very last minute. We had arranged another place which did not meet our standards and had to leave unexpectedly. Luckily, this adorable place came up for a fantastic deal. The place was utterly charming, clean, and close to excellent restaurants and the beach. We loved our stay and would not hesitate to stay again! My only recommendation would be to provide more basics - i.e. shampoo/conditioner, coffee, tea, ketchup and what not. We are used to places that have those basics and thus did not come prepared. Other than that, no complaints! Fabulous place.

  • Submitted: Oct 8, 2015
  • Stayed: October 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you enjoyed your stay. We had a last minute cancellation so it allowed us to offer it at a very good rate! Typically our rentals are longer than one week so we generally only provide the basic toiletries to get our guests started. I think it's a good idea though to have some basic kitchen supplies on hand so I appreciate the feedback.
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Toronto, Canada

Best California Beach Vacation

  • 5 of 5

We had a great 7 day stay in Manhattan Beach. The location of the beach house was perfect - close to the beach; an easy drive or bike ride to other beaches; grocery stores and shops and to other parts of LA County. The upper unit was perfect for the 2 of us, although it does sleep 3 with the pull out. It had everything we needed in terms of amenities including great wi-fi and full cable TV not to mention it was very clean, and charming! If there was one small thing to improve it would be access to the bikes as most days we didn't have the large bike for our use as the tenant in lower unit used the bike weekdays all day. I would definitely consider renting this property again!

  • Submitted: Jul 7, 2015
  • Stayed: June 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your feedback Anju. We're so glad that you enjoyed your time by the beach. I appreciate your comment about the bikes. Typically it hasn't been an issue with the bike sharing between the two units but we will look at keeping the bikes separated and have two for each. We hope to see you again next year!!
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Vancouver, Canada

Great beach house vacation!

  • 5 of 5

We had a fantastic 5 day stay at the Manhattan beach house. The upper unit has everything you need (kitchen, towels, linens) and with included access to bikes and beach items it was ideal for us. The place is well decorated, clean and incredibly charming. We loved the back patio and the upper balcony. The location is prime, quiet and close to good restaurants in Manhattan Beach. We loved it!

  • Submitted: Jun 2, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you enjoyed your holiday and appreciated the charm of our home. We hope to host you again on your next trip to manhattan beach!!
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Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
Car: not necessary

Just steps to The Strand where you will enjoy miles of oceanfront bike and foot paths. El Porto has the best surfing in the South Bay area. Visit for more listings in this area.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Cleaning Fee $100

Please note: The price varies based on availability. Minimum stay requirements are seasonal. Please contact us for details.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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