Starfish-Dolphins - Fireworks - Beach = Fun

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Last updated: 09/23/2016
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  • Minimum stay:6-30 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Mermaid Manor's Starfish Unit is a Peaceful Retreat.
Fully Furnished has everything you need to come and go as you please:

Stay a month or a year!

Such a cozy place to rest. 1 block walk to the beach - walk to the lagoon and park through a private easement right below your balcony.
2 bedrooms with eastern king size and queen size beds - desk- fireplace- balcony- 2 car tandem parking - and garden view, all utilities paid, internet, wifi, smart TV - Netflix - Pandora - YouTube -Direct TV cable, cleaning service upon departure.

Bike Path--Park-Basketball-Playground-Local shops and 13 multi- cultural restaurants all 1 block walk away!

(Note- Sleeps 2-4 in the bedrooms - Extra fee $25 per person up to 6 max.

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Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 1
  • 1500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Concierge


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:


  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    Please check with owner to be considered....moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 2-6

  • Eastern King: 1 king

    Master has brand new Eastern King size bed, & desk...moreless

  • Queen Sleeps 2 (kids or couples): 1 queen

    Couch or bed- and an office desk....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    Bathroom sink and mirror next to WC and Shower/tub...moreless

  • Clean, fresh, shower and tub. Hair Dryer and amenities.

Other Amenities

  • Beach, Volleyball, Basketball, Playground, Park, Bike Path, Surf, Sand, Nature, Boating, Fireworks, all included...Playa Del Rey is very central to Marina Del Rey- Santa Monica- LAX - Downtown LA - Beverly Hills - Hollywood- You can access the 405- or the 105 in minutes. Go anywhere from here...or just stay put....moreless


  • Books
  • Pool Table:

    Down the street at MO's Sports Bar and Cafe...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Direct TV...moreless

  • Television:

    Flat Screen SMART TV with ROKU Netflix, Pandora etc....moreless


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities


  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Ocean View
  • Water View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis


  • Dining:

    Brand new Pub style counter height table seats 4-6 ...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Internet:

    Wifi - Time Warner...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    yes and linen service can be changed weekly if desired...moreless

  • Living Room:

    Fold out Deluxe Queen futon/couch and fireplace. View of garden and palm trees. Flat Screen SMART TV - With Pandora- Roku-Netflix-etc. WIFI too. Basic Cable ...moreless

  • Parking:

    2 car tandem parking...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Beach towels too!...moreless



  • Balcony:

    view of private garden and palm trees....moreless

  • Bicycles:

    Bike path 1 block. Please Ride at your own risk....moreless

  • Boat:

    Marina Del Rey walking distance...moreless

  • Golf:

    Westchester- Palsades Riviera Country Club - Beverly Hills Country Club- Trump Palos Verdes all nearby! ...moreless

Building Type

  • House


Write a review 4.8
from 23 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
May 27 - Sep 27, 2016
6 night min stay
$1,050 $4,200
My Standard Rate
30 night min stay


Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 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:

  • cleaning $150
  • Pet Fee $20
  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Tax Rate 14%


INTERNATIONAL TRAVELERS: If you cannot book the DAMAGE PROTECTION POLICY through VRBO- There will be a REFUNDABLE Damage Fee of $500.00 added in your quote.

Pets are $20.00 per pet - per day.

2 bed, 1 bath sleeps 4-6. Living Room Queen Couch sleeps 2 people w/additional fee.

Cancellation Fee $100 for services rendered at the start. Cancellation fee $250.00 -30 days or less before arrival.

Owner's cancellation policy:

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

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Last updated: 09/23/2016
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  • The Getty Center

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    "A funny, crazy place to visit, but I wouldn't want to live there."

  • Griffith Observatory

    "Great views and observatory- if that's what you are here for...I'd rather be at the beach."

  • Third Street Promenade

    "fun- easy shopping and a nice way to spend a day."

  • Hollywood Sign

    "views you can see the sign from need to drive there."

  • TCL Chinese Theatre

    "Hollywood Icon building and the entire street is full of color and life. A day trip from her..."

  • Legend Charters

    "charter a boat - you can ride the bike from here to there and spend the day at sea."

  • The Getty Villa

    "20 min drive up the PCH - great museum. I prefer the beach."

  • Farmers Market

    "Very quaint and fun shopping and food. A nice piece of Hollywood history"

  • The Queen Mary

    "It's a drive south to Long Beach but worth the ride if you like big ships, history and carve..."

  • Abbot Kinney Blvd

    "Cool hip shopping and food - like Greenwich village by the sea... Try Hals Bar and Grill or ..."

  • Universal Citywalk

    "take the kids for the day at the Universal Studio tour and then go eat on the city walk afte..."

  • Tender Greens

    "Love this idea...there's one on Maxella. 2 miles - ride your bike there. Great food- no fri..."

  • Santa Monica Place

    "I like to shop and dine here. Great Happy Hour specials too. The rooftop restaurants are gre..."

  • Caffe Pinguini

    "Northern Italian, outdoor dining, the waiters are right out of Central Casting. "

  • Cantalini's Salerno Beach Restaurant

    "Southern Italian, old school - family style dining. Our local pizza and pasta place. 1 bloc..."

  • Outlaws -- CLOSED

    "Great steaks, BBQ and Burger's 1 block walk- red checkered table clothes, take the kids."

  • The Shack

    "Funky beach town burgers and mexican- Bar- Beer- Sports- outside dining- young-old and new k..."

  • Burton Chace Park

    "Great FREE concerts every Thursday eve in the summer. Ride the bikes there, take a picnic an..."

  • Cafe Milan

    "Breakfast Burrito's a must- Blueberry Pancakes to die for - Omelet's, sandwich's and more! I..."

4 Miles
Nearest Airport
0.2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
The Harbor Room: Smallest bar in LA County!
3 Miles
Nearest Golf
Westchester, Palisades Riviera, BH Country Club
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I-90 and I-405
0.3 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
150 Miles
Nearest Ski
Big Bear Mountain- Ski - Water sports - Fish
0.2 Miles
Nearest Beach
Toes, Dockweiller

Car: Not Necessary

Playa Del Rey is an easy jump onto 3 freeways and thoroughfares connecting you to South Bay, Downtown, Santa Monica, Venice, Marina Del Reyall theme parks, Hollywood and most importantly: THE OCEAN a block walk. The Bike Path. The restaurants (10) It is quiet and off the beaten path but close enough to get to all areas of town.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2005

About the owner: Mermaid Extraordinaire. I create safe, sweet, sacred spaces to share with travelers who appreciate the joyful experiences this life has to offer. My rule of thumb: I would never rent a place that I wouldn't want to live in myself. I am shellfish that way...I cherish style, comfort and joyful experiences. I hope you do too!

Why the Owner Chose Playa del Rey, Los Angeles, CA, USA:
Mermaid Manor is located in So Cal's last-best-kept secret-beach town! A time warp with everything you need to be self contained and still accessible to all the craziness that LA has to offer. is a place I would enjoy if I were traveling to California. This magical place is located in So Cal's last-best-kept secret-beach town... the sleepy beach town of Playa del Rey. Walk to Toes Beach, Del Rey Lagoon, Ballona Wetlands, Marina del Rey. see the 'Hollywood' sign & the snow at Big Bear Mt. Playa Del Rey village offers 3 quaint coffee houses w/ free WiFI, a dry cleaners, Post Office, Mo's Sports Bar w/ Pool tables, Liquor Store, Gordon's Market, Flower Shop, Mail Box etc., Pet Store, Barber shop, Beauty Salon, Multi cultural Restaurants. Drive 5 mins. to LAX, & Marina del Rey, 20 mins to Santa Monica, Beverly Hills, 30 mins. to Hollywood and downtown LA.

The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
Playa del Rey is a beach town with everything you need to be self contained and still accessible to all the craziness that LA has to offer. It is off the beaten path yet close to everything you want to do. Less touristy - more cozy. Brand new Queen size bed, finely tuned down to the last detail the studio is comfy, cozy, and sunny.

Contact us

Speaks: english, french


  • Lagoon, Park, beach steps away

    Lagoon, Park, beach steps away

  • view from balcony, take easement to walk to park, lagoon and beach

    view from balcony, take easement to walk to park, lagoon and beach

  • 2nd bed - top of the line Deluxe Queen Futon Couch w/ desk

    2nd bed - top of the line Deluxe Queen Futon Couch w/ desk

  • Playground in park

    Playground in park

  • Toes Beach looking north to Point Dume and Malibu

    Toes Beach looking north to Point Dume and Malibu

  • Toes Beach at Moonset

    Toes Beach at Moonset

  • Desk and Delux Queen Futon Couch

    Desk and Delux Queen Futon Couch

  • Playa view from the boat or water

    Playa view from the boat or water

  • Del Rey lagoon

    Del Rey lagoon

  • Toes Beach at Sunset

    Toes Beach at Sunset

  • Serenity chakra energy on Toes Beach

    Serenity chakra energy on Toes Beach

VRBO #481494

This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Friday, September 23, 2016

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