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Stunning 'A-FRAME' on almost PRIVATE Beach in Malibu.Totally Renovated.

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 1 Bedroom + Den, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4)

Stunning 'A-Frame' on pristine, almost private beach in Malibu. Completely renovated by top designer in 2012..

Romantic, architectural gem decorated to beach chic perfection.

One of only 23 homes on the sand on private Livingston Beach,

with swimming, kayaking and surfing right at your doorstep.

A quarter-mile beach walk to one of the premier surfing spots in Malibu, County Line Beach.

Perfect for couple or friend getaways, surfing trips, writer or artist

retreats.

PROPERTY FEATURES & AMENITIES:

Living room with wood-burning fireplace, 18-foot ceilings and a

wall of glass affording spectacular sunrise-to-sunset views of the Pacific. On a clear day you can see Catalina to the south, Point Mugu to the north, and a Channel Island or two.

Bring your binoculars for dolphin, pelicans, seals, whale, and shipping lane watching.

Second-floor loft bedroom with the same amazing views, a flat

screen HD TV and built-in clothes storage space.

First-floor den with flat screen HD TV and convertible sofa which

sleeps two people on a comfortable queen mattress.

Bathroom with glass-enclosed shower and gorgeous custom

tile work. An additional outdoor shower with hot water,

perfect for surfers.

Cook’s kitchen with granite counter tops and stainless steel appliances, including a dishwasher. Private deck with

table seating and barbeque. Access to the owner’s flourishing

herb garden.

Wi-fi, cell phone reception, laundry facilities, private parking in driveway.

A two-minute walk to a favorite local bar and restaurant

with great seafood, a seven minute drive to shopping and

dining at Trancas Beach.

By special request, pantry and refrigerator can be stocked prior to arrival. Weekly maid service also available.

NOTE: the pictures and Video were taken before we put the teak furniture on the deck. We have a teak table, 2 teak chairs, 1 teak lounger, 1 teak low chair, and a built in bench.

***************Also, there are TWO houses on the beach here. One behind the other. The RENTAL is behind and above the front one.************

PETS: We will consider pets. Please provide details as to age and type.

Please email me for additional information, and up-to-date availability.

Beach: We are on a wet beach, which means that at high tide there is usually no beach in front of the house. The tides change about every 6 hours (high to low) and the times change about 30-60 minutes everyday. Even in high tide, you can usually find some sand a few houses up the beach or a short stroll to County Line Beach next door. Almost always during low tide , there is beach/sand in front of the house.

Location: Note that we are just past the Ventura County line.

NOW NEW LOWER FALL/WINTER/SPRING RATES.... These are really some of the best time of the year at the beach in Malibu...plus the rates are lower! (till May 15 )

Week: $2,500

2 nights $990 weekend

3 nights $1,185 midweek

SUMMER:

Week: $3,500

2 nights weekend $1,390

Holiday: June 30-July 7 $4,200 per week..

Keywords: Beach house, Ocean view, beach front, White water view, A frame, Surf shack, island view

More Details

Owner
Morrie Zagha
Member since: 2012
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 10, 2017

About Morrie Zagha

We are a family that treasures quality time together with our friends.

Morrie Zagha purchased this house in 2004

Why Morrie Zagha chose Malibu

We fell in love with the beach, at the end of Malibu. Close to Los Angeles, yet when you are relaxing on the deck gazing at the sea, you feel miles away from everything. A dream location with breath taking views. It starts from the moment you enter your Malibu getaway, from early morning sunrise, to spectacular sunsets and magical moon beams across the ocean floor at night.

What makes this house unique

We love to cook and always have wonderful meals on our deck. We enjoy having our good friends and family visit and we celebrate each lovely day of beach activities & memorable evenings together.

Amenities

Malibu House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 5:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 3:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 5
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Smoking allowed ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront ...
  • Mountain View
  • Ocean View
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , In the Loft
    Den - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Fold down new firm queen
  • Queen size Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Brand new Queen
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 4 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
This is a unique beach house because it is an 'A-Frame' with 18 foot ceilings. It is all glass in the front on the ocean side. There are 2 houses on the beach here. The rental is the one behind the first one and sits up higher above the front one.You have a great ocean view from you balcony as well as from inside the house. You do see the roof line of the front house from your (the rental) house. You can see the layout of the houses from the 2 video links. It feels like a much bigger house than it is due to it's unique architecture. You have ocean views from the entire house. There is nothing like this on the beach in Malibu. The beach is essentially a private beach and when you are on it feels as though you are on a island. You usually can see one or two of the Channel Islands and sometimes Catalina Island.

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Stunning 'A-FRAME' on almost PRIVATE Beach in Malibu.Totally Renovated.
average rating of 4.9565215 based on 92 reviews
San Francisco, CA
5

Perfect place to kick back in Malibu!

  • 5 of 5

We have had a lovely experience at Moorie's A-frame beach house. The beach itself is very private and was perfect for our dog. We enjoyed coffee on the deck in the morning and red wine watching the incredible sunsets. The kitchen had everything we needed and the house was clean and well decorated in a minimialist beach chic theme. We were far enough away from downtown Malibu to feel relaxed but close enough to get to the store and go out to dinner. We will be back for sure! Thank you Morrie!

  • Submitted: Nov 22, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Simply Amazing!!!!!!

  • 5 of 5

We could not have dreamt of a better stay, the house is simply stunning with so much character and history. The views from the deck and bedroom are breathtaking. My partner and I slept in the loft with the bed, while his mother slept on the pull out sofa - we never felt cramped as the open plan layout and high ceilings makes the entire place feel very grand & spacious.

This home has a very special place in our hearts, during our stay my partner asked me to marry him on the headland - which is a 5 min walk from the home. It has an amazing ocean view and this part of Malibu is very private so the entire experience was very intimate. Our family celebrated with us on the private beach in front of the home - which was also empty and it was probably the greatest day of our lives!

We cannot thank Morrie and his lovely wife Rachel enough for being amazing hosts, we are already looking forward to our next stay to re-live it all again!

  • Submitted: Nov 6, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so happy for you and feel quite special ourselves to have provided our unique house for this major life event! Look forward to having you back many times. Morrie
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Long Beach
5

perfect space for a relaxing weekend.

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I really enjoyed the well appointed space for a long weekend. Great kitchen to cook up a yummy breakfast and enjoy it on the deck watching the surf. The loft was full of great light. Clean and really well designed space makes my art director heart very happy.

The main bed upstairs is a bit soft for my bad back but most folks don't have my issues. We'll definitely be coming back to stay again. I can't wait.

  • Submitted: Oct 10, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Las Vegas
5

Unique Beach House

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I enjoyed 4 days at the A-Frame in September. Great location and amazing views! One set of stairs and you're on the beach! If you need groceries I would recommend Vintage Grocers, good quality and selection. Morrie did a great job with instructions and provides a nice, clean, & well equipped home. I would definitely recommend this beachouse to others and plan on returning in the future.

  • Submitted: Oct 7, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

It’s been a beautiful peaceful few days. Everything we could have hoped for.

  • 5 of 5

The location is quiet and private. The house is lovely - very nice as well as comfortable. We loved sitting out on the deck and watching the sunset or walking the few steps down to the beach to lay in the sand. Morrie was very responsive. Couldn’t have been better.

  • Submitted: Oct 4, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

SPLENDID!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I stayed for an entire month in Morrie and Rachel's spacious light-filled beach house and we had an uninterruptedly wonderful time. The location is ideal if you want quiet and also proximity to the Pacific Ocean: one is only steps away from a walk or a swim on a lovely and secluded beach. The house itself is spacious, extremely clean, very intelligently designed, and homey all at once. The kitchen is particularly well-designed and accommodates real cooking, and yet there are a variety of restaurants nearby should one prefer to eat out. The northern stretch of Malibu in which this property is situated had been unfamiliar to us and it turned out to be more than we'd even hoped for. There are myriad hills to hike, beaches to explore, and places to discover. We also found the drive into LA straightforward, particularly Santa Monica, and so we were able to go urban as we felt the desire. Moreover, Morrie and Rachel could not have been more gracious or generous: they are wonderful and responsive hosts. We'd return in a heartbeat.

  • Submitted: Sep 29, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So thrilled that you enjoyed your stay at our beach house! We love to have long term guests as it gives us a chance to meet them and allows us time to make sure they have the best stay possible. We certainly hope you will come back again for another visit.
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County Line Beach
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"Great beach side restaurant with Live Lobster, seafood, burgers, etc."
Malibu Pier
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"great for Sushi or a drink."
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"Great outlet stores for discount shopping. Nike, Ralph lauren, etc."
Getty Villa
Nearest Restaurant
400 Metres
Neptune's Net
Nearest Beach
About 10 steps down the stairway.
Car: not necessary

Short drives to Malibu Pier, Oxnard, Camarillo Premium Outlets, Point Mugu, Ventura, Santa Monica, Getty Museum

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $200
Pet Fee $125
Damage Deposit $1,000

Will consider pets. Please send details of type, size, and age.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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