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Venice Canals Bungalow~Sexy Deck, Walk 2 Abbot Kinney,Venice Beach,Pier,Boardwlk

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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Sleeps:4
  • Bedrooms:1
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Bungalow
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

The Orchid Bungalow is a little sanctuary on the tranquil Venice Canals, the very best place to stay on the Westside.
A block & half walk to Venice Beach, Venice Boardwalk, Venice Pier & Abbot Kinney Blvd.
This original bungalow built was 1950 & renovated extensively.

Situated on what 'they' say is the most beautiful canal due to its mature trees, the house is tucked in between a large Chinese Maple & Eucalyptus, almost @ a 'T' view where the canal connects with Eastern Canal.
Other than the occasional duck fight, you will sleep peacefully at night as there is no through traffic.

French doors open out onto your private stone deck & the quiet canal, while a side dutch entry door adds to the open airy feeling. The apartment is the self-contained canal front unit of a duplex.

The private canal front deck is a magical transformational refuge where you'll want to sip coffee, wine or simply relax.

A full kitchen with dishwasher, washer/dryer, gas stove/oven, garbage disposal & roomy fridge with ice maker, looks out onto the canals & windows open onto deck for ease in passing food or drinks.

Full bathroom with comfy soaking tub.

Sleeping arrangements:
Bedroom has a Queen bed with tufted headboard, forced A/C & Heater unit & skylight with shutter for darkness.

Full futon in living room becomes chaise or comfy full bed and easily clicks back into sofa for day (suitable for 1 adult or 3 children).
Skylight in recently renovated marble bathroom gives great day light throughout.

Comes with one dedicated parking spot...very important on the canals! All gates lock to provide security & the boat dock from which to dangle your feet completes the experience!

A magical rejuvenating space. ;-)

This is the one bed one bath canal front version.

For the 2 bedroom canal front version go to: www.vrbo.com/651506
For 2 bedroom/2 bathroom go to: www.vrbo.com/633034

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Owner

Member since: 2007

Speaks: english, french
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 08/29/2016

Property Type

  • Bungalow
  • 650 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    21...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    Not even on the deck. No smoking of cigarettes or cigars anywhere on the property premises or full security deposit will be forfeited...sorry!...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed:

    Animals not allowed or considered. No matter how small & perfectly behaved your furless, bark-free little friend is or how big of a deposit you kindly offer, please, even though we love them, we can't accept pets due to other guest's allergies. ^..^...moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Bedroom 1

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  • Convertible bed(s)

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  • Queen bed in the bedroom. Convertible futon/couch/chaise that would be suitable for 1 adult or 2 small children. To rent the 2 full bedroom go to VRBO #651506...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1

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  • Full bathtub with shower & handheld To rent the 2 full bathroom go to VRBO #633034...moreless

Other Amenities

  • We welcome any still or video photography shoots. Please inquire as to our location rental rates. House & property is shoe, smoke, & pet free. We use mostly organic cleaning products. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

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

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Boating
  • Paddle Boating
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Water View:

    Look out over the canals while you sip your coffee or wine!...moreless

  • Waterfront:

    Right on the historical Venice Canals!...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Snorkeling
  • Surfing
  • Swimming

Dining

  • Dining:

    There are also 2 barstools as pictured....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    1 dedicated parking spot...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

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

    Full Kitchen with dishwasher, stove etc.....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    This is the most magical part of the property, you will not want to leave! Please note that the deck can be used by other guests when you are not present on the property....moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$300 $325
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • cleaning fee $125
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250

Notes:

All quotes are good for 24 hours & subject to change.

No children under 12 allowed.

Please read attached rental agreement as confirmation of reservation implies acceptance.

Namely:

Smoking, pets, drugs, firearms are not allowed anywhere within the perimeter of the property @ any time, under any circumstances. This includes the deck and parking area. Any child coming onto the property will require a signed release. If agreement is breached guest will be asked need to leave immediately & full security deposit will be forfeited.

Third party bookings must disclose & provide name, number & email of guest @ time of booking.

All VRBO fees for CC payments will be deducted from refundable security deposit upon return. (To avoid VRBO CC fees use E payments instead.)

Once reservation confirmed, guests will be sent arrival info one-two weeks prior. For emergency purposes, guest is to provide cell phone # that will be used while on property.

Check in is 4 p.m. Check out is 11 a.m.

Owner reserves right to charge $100- fee per any portion of hour, per hour, past check out time guest remains on property.

Non-registered guests may not park or be on property without registered guests present.

Guest is responsible to contact owner immediately of any issues of the functioning of the property and not take it upon themselves to repair or ignore something that needs to be fixed.

Lastly, unfortunate recent events have required us to remind guests that this is our home, not a Hilton. Guest is kindly asked to be conscious & remember that this is a private home in an extremely compact residential neighborhood. After your departure we still have to live next to our neighbors 24/7 ;-)

Disruptive, boisterous, disrespectful behavior on the property will not be tolerated under any circumstances.

Owner reserves the right @ their discretion to cancel the reservation by returning the remaining rent if the above & Rental Agreement rules are not observed & respected.


Owner's cancellation policy:

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


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Location

6 Miles
Nearest Airport
LAX
7 Miles
Nearest Motorway
405

Car: Not Necessary

Our Bungalow is located on what is left of the canals Mr. Abbot Kinney created when he built Venice in the early 1900s.

When the city acquired Venice in 1933 the canals had fallen into disarray & all of the canals were filled in save for the 6 that remain here today. In 1990 the entire canal area was beautifully renovated and is now one of the most valuable areas in LA County.

We are an easy walk to Abbot Kinney Blvd. which is becoming trendier by the day with it's fabulous restaurants & shopping. Easy walks to the beautiful Venice Pier and crazy Venice Boardwalk with all of its famous street performers, etc.

Bike rentals are close by and we are 10 minutes to LAX, right off Venice Blvd. with ease to Beverly Hills, Hollywood & downtown LA.

You can walk or bike most anywhere for whatever you may need~ store, bank, dry cleaners, etc..

So close to all but so far from the maddening crowds...a true sanctuary from busy L.A. after working or sightseeing.

Important note for visitors not from the area: There is a big difference between places actually on the canals vs. Venice Beach, the walk streets or off Abbot Kinney Blvd. which we call 'the hood'.

The canals is a small self-contained area with limited car access which creates a noise buffer & makes it more difficult for the general craziness of Venice to intrude. Hence the price difference from other Venice rentals that may be grouped together here. We have tried to alert VRBO as to the vast differences in the neighborhoods in the Venice area but their logarithm can only discern so much... The vacation renter is highly advised to run a quick safety check on the area in which they are renting. If you want to stay on the canals, check carefully that the listing is actually on one of the Canals: Eastern, Grand, Howland, Sherman, Linnie or Carroll Canals or the east side of Strongs Dr.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2000

Why the Owner Chose Venice, Los Angeles, CA, USA:
You cannot be anywhere quieter & more beautiful and still be soo close to the beach & a happening scene. period. :-)

The Unique Benefits at this Bungalow:
Our deck provides an amazingly rejuvenating view of the canals along with cushions for comfort and relative privacy due to its slight elevation.


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Speaks: english, french
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 08/29/2016

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This listing was first published here in 2012.

Date last modified - Monday, August 29, 2016

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