Sheer Magic! You Won'T Want to Leave. Main House + Guest Apt. Rave Reviews!(40 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3-5 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
Upscale & private. Main House -3 Bedrooms, 2 Bath. Separate Guest Apart.King bed
We've tried to think of everything; as a result our guest are raving and we love that they are. What we hear most when travelers arrive is 'It is so much bigger than it looks in the photos'. What we read in our guest book most often is "we don't want to leave"
Ideally located on one of the best Venice beach walk streets a few steps from the beach and the iconic Venice Boardwalk, this casually elegant, two story, designer’s home will enchant you. Enter the private front courtyard and you will find an inviting outdoor living room to enjoy the sea breeze or get warm around a large fire pit. Inside the house details abound. An open floor plan with soothing colors, comfortable seating arrangements and bold striped rugs enhance elegant living at the beach. An eat in kitchen with a rustic farmhouse table suitable for large gatherings, meals or meetings, shares space with a cozy TV area, fireplace and flat screen tv. A full bathroom on the first floor is accessible from outside for after returning from the beach. Upstairs the enchantment continues with 3 light filled, tastefully furnished bedrooms: 1 cal king, 1 full bed and 2 twin beds. A vintage bathroom on the second floor has a separate shower room, freestanding tub with a full surround shower drape for privacy, WC toilet room, sinks and plenty of counter space and storage. The back patio directly off the kitchen brings the outdoors in. It is tastefully landscaped and perfect for alfresco meals or barbecues. For larger groups (over 6 adults) a flight of stairs leads you to the guest apartment located on the second floor above a two car garage. Its wood beamed vaulted ceilings and unusual details add to the comfort and unique feeling of this one of a kind, luxury home. This ensuite studio apartment is equipped with a kitchenette, (bar refrigerator, sink and microwave), and a California king bed. It is private and ideal for larger families or multiple families vacationing together. For parents, a getaway from a getaway! Free hi speed internet is included in both the main house and apartment. Apple TV and Netflix are available in the main house. Throw a towel over your shoulder for a short walk to a great beach perfect for swimming, surfing and boarding. You will find surf boards, boogie boards, beach toys, beach towels and coolers for your use in the garage. Leaving the hubbub and rich color of the boardwalk behind and upon your return to the oasis, an exterior garden shower with hot and cold water is available for rinsing off after your relaxing or energetic day in the surf and sand. You may never want to leave this barefoot luxury compound, but when you tear yourself away you will find yourself a short walking distance to world class shopping, galleries and dining on Abbot Kinney. Bike ride on one of the 4 beach cruisers we provide or walk to the amusement park on the Santa Monica pier where Historic Route 66 ends. Marina del Rey with sailing and boating opportunities is a bike ride or short car drive away. Easy access to lax airport.
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Member since: 2013
- 2000 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Optional
- Children Welcome:
- Non Smoking Only:
PETS ARE STRICTLY ON A CASE BY CASE BASIS AND ONLY BY WRITTEN CONSENT FROM THE OWNER. We reserve the right to choose whether we will accept animals at the time of reservation or check in. ONLY SMALL CANINES MAY BE CONSIDERED 10-12 lbs MAX. FULLY HOUSE TRAINED. ON FLEA MEDICATION. We require a $350.00 PET DEPOSIT FEE and all animals must be on an active dose of oral or topical flea medication to be considered. Visitors of registered guest may not bring animals on the property. If an unauthorized pet is found on the property we reserve the right to withhold $500.00 for a pet clean up fee and guest may be asked to vacate the property. NO OTHER ANIMALS INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, CATS, BIRDS, SIMIANS, REPTILES OR AMPHIBIANS ARE PERMITTED ANYWHERE ON THE PROPERTY. ...moreless
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8
Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms
- Satellite / Cable:
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Recreation Center
- Theme Parks
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Whale Watching
- Wildlife Viewing
Steps to the Venice boardwalk, beach and bike bath. A short walk to world famous Abbott Kinney with its great shops and restaurants. Bike ride to the Santa Monica Pier and the pier amusement park....moreless
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Deepsea Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Pier Fishing
- Roller Blading
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Surf Fishing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 10 people
- Clothes Dryer:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room:
- Towels Provided:
- Washing Machine:
- Coffee Maker:
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Pantry Items:
- Deck / Patio:
- Lawn / Garden:
- Housekeeper Optional
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Jun 17 - Sep 8, 2017
4 night min stay
Nov 18 - Nov 26, 2017
5 night min stay
Dec 20 - Jan 5, 2018
5 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Fees and Rental Conditions:
- Property Damage Protection $99
- Refundable Damage Deposit $1,500
- Cleaning Fee $200
- Pet Fee $200
Maximum occupancy is 8 people. We will consider groups of 10 if the group consists of both adults and young children (17 and under). For parties having more than 6 ADULTS there will be an additional charge of $50.00 per adult, per night. Please inquire for a custom quote for groups of 10. Owners must be notified if there is a change of registered guests. Any additional persons are strictly by owner's consent, subject to an additional fee and must be disclosed prior to check in.
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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The property is located one block from the Venice boardwalk. Steps beyond that is the beach and great surf for boarding, swimming or surf fishing. The Santa Monica pier is located a short bike ride away with a lively arcade, restaurants, rides and games or pier fishing. The Getty Villa is a short drive up the beautiful Pacific Coast Highway (PCH) or a bike ride on the beach front bike path. The Annenberg Beach House with a large public pool is located nearby. Walk or bike to Abbot Kinney Blvd. for great restaurants, art galleries and boutique shops. Santa Monica and Third Street Promenade shops are a few minutes away. Join the locals at the weekly Farmers Market on Main Street on the weekend. Marina activities include kayaking, sailing and boating. Beverly Hills and Malibu are located 20 minutes by car. Hollywood is approx 30 minutes away.
Year Purchased: 2013
About the owner: We are local homeowners who have lived in Southern California for over 25 years and the proud owners of a newly renovated Venice beach house. We recognized a great house from pictures posted on the internet and purchased the house 5 days after seeing it. We have been in love ever since. Transplanted from the east coast, we love the mostly bug free environment of California and the incredible weather at the beach that allows us to live outdoors for many months of the year. We are parents to two teenagers who love to bring their friends to the beach. We want ours to be the home that they continue to visit and bring their friends from college.
Why the Owner Chose Venice, Los Angeles, CA, USA:
As an interior designer I wanted to make the house both comfortable, luxurious and unusual. After renting the same beach condo in Laguna Beach for 15 years I knew what I liked and expected and what kept us going back each year. I have tried to create the same high level of living in our beach home. We have furnished it like a private home not a rental. The house has charm galore from the location on a walk street, to the Dutch door in the front and finally to the optional, airy, spacious, separate guest apartment over the garage. And then there is the location. Renegade Venice Beach and the contrasting upscale Abbot Kinney Boulevard has something for everyone yet the house escapes it all and is its own tranquil, private escape. We accept most credit cards. Limits and fees apply.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
We have maintained the unique character of the house built in 1904 and furnished it in rustic modern. The kitchen is well equipped with a generous supply of pots and pans and attractive tabletop items. The linens are luxurious and each room is unique with unusual whimsical features. The firepit in the front courtyard is perfect for the cool beach nights and being able to park two cars tops off the Venice experience. We accept most credit cards. Limits and fees apply.
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Swim, surf, board, relax and reinvigorate at the beach only steps from the house
Curb appeal galore.
Living room and den. Stairs to the guest apartment in background.
Dutch front door, perfect to enjoy gentle breezes and bring the outdoors in.
A restful master retreat. Sink into a bed with crisp, fresh linens.
The queen bedroom. Layered, ecelctic, beachy & comfortable. Flat screen TV too.
The modern vintage bathroom upstairs. A hidden bonus is a private WC stall.
As if it wasn't enough,a getaway for your getaway.Come upstairs to the guest apt
The guest house has a small kitchenette including a refrigerator and microwave.
Only steps away is a buzzing boardwalk but here is tranquility. Alfresco dining
Light the fire pit at night and wait for the stars to come out.
Welcome to iconic Venice Beach.
A warm,captivating kitchen perfect for small or large gatherings. Adjacent den.
A living room view. Stairs to more enchantment.
Guests can't get enough of the comfort and luxury we offer in this special house
The downstairs bathroom. Hip and unusual. Shower cannot be seen but it's there
And more of the beautiful master. Hip barn doors conceal a roomy walk in closet.
Cool beach colors & whimsical details galore. Immaculate, fresh linens enchance.
More modern vintage.Draw the shower curtains.Escape and luxuriate in a warm bath
The guest house. Ensuite bathroom and kitchenette. An oasis from the oasis.
Your own personal space. Perfect for multi family vacations, teenagers & parents
A restful patio with ample seating. Read a book and sip a drink in this oasis.
Ride a bike to Abbot Kinney or the boardwalk, like the locals. Four provided.
This listing was first published here in 2013.
Date last modified - Wednesday, February 22, 2017
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