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Historic Bluff Park Oceanview Villas

Sleeps16
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Space 2,030 sq. ft.
Property type villa

Overview

About the property

4 Bed, 3 Bath Sleeps 8-16

Superbly Located On Ocean Blvd directly across from the Pacific Ocean and Bluff Park with steps to the Beach across the Street

This Home was recently remodeled throughout. There are Hardwood Floors throughout the Living Areas and Stone in all Bathrooms.

The Property is the Entire Ground Floor only.

When you walk through the Front door you will enter into an Ocean View Living Room which is Bright and Open, you will see The Gourmet Kitchen with Ocean Views which is a Chefs delight with All the Appliances needed. There is Center Island with Carrera Marble and Bistro Seating for 4.Through an Archway, you enter the Dining Room which has seating for 10 with partial Ocean Views. There are doors to the Outside from the Living Room, Kitchen & Dining Room which for allows Great Entertaining.

The Front Patio has built in seating to relax and enjoy a glass of wine at sunset and a Firepit.

All Bedrooms have something different to offer,

*The Blue Room has an Ocean View with a Queen Bed

*The Jacuzzi Suite has an Oversized Jet Tub & Shower that leads to the Rear Patio and Garden with a Queen Bed

*The Canopy Suite features a Mombasa with a CA King Bed & the Bathroom has a Large shower.

*The Patio Room leads directly onto the Rear Patio, with a Queen Bed

* The Ocean View Living Room has 2 Sofa Beds,

*Additional Queen Airbeds are available upon amount of guests staying or Per Request

*All doors have extra locking devices to Protect young children.

*The Gated Private Garden is large for Kids to run around and dogs to Play, with a rear deck and Outside Dining Area and a Propane BBQ & 2 Firepits , propane and wood are the honor system , Guesta take a bit and leave a bit.

*There is Free Wi-Fi,

* There is a washer and Dryer, Laundry soap is not provided,

Thanks for staying and I hope you have a really Good time, Enjoy!

More Details

Owner
Susan
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 12, 2017

About Susan

I moved to Long Beach from the UK 18 years ago and I Haven't left yet. I love the California Lifestyle and the fact that you can be on the beach in the morning & ski in the afternoon if you want, I think is amazing.

Susan purchased this villa in 2011

Why Susan chose Bluff Park

I just love the Long Beach location, You can be In LA or Orange County so quickly its so in the middle, which is great for both business and fun. its so convenient. Also the people here are so diverse and friendly.

What makes this villa unique

I fell in love with this home for the View and the Architecture and that you can walk to Second street & the Beach with shops & restaurants only 3 blocks away.

Map

Nearest Airport
5.05 Miles
LONG BEACH, LAX, JOHN WAYNE
Nearest Ferry
3 Miles
LONG BEACH
Nearest Golf
2.3 Miles
LONG BEACH
Nearest Train
2.3 Miles
LONG BEACH
Nearest Motorway
2.4 Miles
710, 405,
Nearest Beach
0.01 Miles
LONG BEACH, BELMONT SHORE ,SUNSET BEACH
Car: recommended

Steps to the Ocean Boardwalk are just across the street for biking, rollerblading or walking and there are 3 restaurants with an Ocean View all a 5 min walk away.

Belmont plaza Outdoor Pool is also less than a 10 min walk away.

The Broadway strip with shops, Restaurants bars is only 3 blocks away,it's an easy walk.

The supermarket is a 5 min walk

Second Street is a 10 min walk.

Also the Red passport bus which takes you to all attractions in Long Beach, is 80 yards away and runs till midnight.

Amenities

Bluff Park Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2030 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 16
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • P.S Everyone , these were really short when I started VRBO, they are longer now because everything on here, has happened to me, I could write a book
  • REMINDER Check out Rules 1/ Please take all the trash out to the Bins Located at the Rear of the house, Outside the gate by the garages.
  • 2/ Wash up & put away ALL pots, pans, glasses etc and put back to their places. 3/ LINENS If Sofa-beds were used please remove all sheets and put Sofa
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Downtown ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Village ...
  • Water View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Jacuzzi Suite - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub , Oversized Jacuzzi tub
    Guest bath - toilet , shower
    Canopy Suite - toilet , shower
  • * Hall Bath has a large double shower with a rain shower * Canopy suite has a large Rain shower * Jacuzzi suite has a combination shower and oversized jacuzzi tub.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16
  • Ocean View - 1 queen
    Canopy Master Suite - 1 king
    Master Jacuzzi Suite - 1 queen
    The Patio - 1 queen
  • There are also 2 Queen sleeper sofas in the Living Room. Extra queen Airbeds can be provided upon request above 8 people staying, Please let me know when booking.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Onsite Services:
  • Chauffeur
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
AIRPORTS: 5.05 miles to Long Beach Airport, 23.87 miles to LAX, 19.35 miles to John Wayne TRANSPORT : 3 miles to Catalina ferry, 2.3 miles to Long Beach train to Downtown, 80 Yards to Passport Bus ATTRACTIONS: 4 miles to Queen Mary 2.4 miles to Long Beach Convention Center 14.98 miles to Knotts Berry Farm 16.91 miles to Disneyland. 25.79 miles to Nokia Theater 25.88 miles to Staples Center 27.94 miles to Dodger Stadium, 21,24 miles to Honda Center 17.78 miles to Angels Stadium 5 Golf Courses under 7 miles,nearest 2.3 mile

Reviews

Excellent! 4.5/5 -
(47 traveler reviews)

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Historic Bluff Park Oceanview Villas
average rating of 4.4680853 based on 47 reviews
3

Pros: Beautiful older home in a very convenient location. Cons: no A/C and noisy

  • 3 of 5

We stayed for a week in the main house and rented one of the separate upstairs units for part of the week. This is a beautiful historic home in a fantastic location. It's across the street from the beach and walking distance to a plethora of restaurants and shops.

One night the top floor was rented to another group and it was very noisy. You could hear hear everything happening above you. I read this comment in some of the other reviews and think this could be a real deal breaker for your stay. Also, the house has no A/C. While this may be fine most of the year, it was in the high 80's and 90' and it was miserably hot during the day.

So while it's a great house and the owner was a pleasure to work with, the potential for noisy upstairs neighbors and no A/C would deter me from renting again.

  • Submitted: Nov 27, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
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4

Beautiful house and wonderful owner-but can be loud

  • 4 of 5

Beautiful house, great location, but this rental is only the bottom floor, there are two other separate rentals upstairs. Two of the 3 nights we were there, there were parties upstairs and it was loud. The owner is very nice and responsive and she called them to quiet down. We should have rented the whole house!

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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3

Location is great

  • 3 of 5

The rental process was smooth and the managing people were nice. Linen were good. Fridge and TV were good. The house, however, is in a lot worse condition than reflected in the pictures. For example: 1) hardwood floor is broken at too many spots and some knobs were missing in the cabinets. 2) more than one window glass were cracked. Kitchen chairs were not in stable condition. 3) no bathroom towel holder in the master bathroom. 4) Doors and windows were very old and were about to be broken. We were afraid to touch anything. I drove my group crazy by citing the 14-page rental agreement with all what to do and not to do things. We thought we're gonna walk into a fully functional brand new house. Anyway we still had a good time and I would probably book it again but probably after a little bit of repairs.

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Great location!

  • 4 of 5

Great location near beach and restaurants. The front door was broken and the noise/echo's from the people upstairs were a little loud. But other than that the house was beautiful, older but had character with great/fun decor. The host and manager were great, very nice and quick to respond. I'd recommend staying here but maybe not if you're a light sleeper:)

  • Submitted: May 3, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Awesome views, perfect location, great experience!

  • 5 of 5

We had so much fun this last weekend. This property is definitely the best place I've ever stayed and that includes other house/villa rentals as well as resorts. I travel frequently for work and I'm also no stranger to "staycations" and/or weekend getaways, so I've stayed in many properties over the years.

From the very beginning, Susan was incredibly responsive. She ensured we were comfortable with our purchase and she went out of her way to provide easy directions for the house. She also made an effort to connect with us shortly after arrival to ensure we got settled and that the rental met our expectations. Additionally, she provided some recommendations for things to do nearby.

I'd recommend this property to anyone, and I'll absolutely be staying here again sometime this summer.

Thanks for the professionalism and a beautifully maintained villa, Susan!

  • Submitted: Apr 24, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
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4

Beautiful Home!

  • 4 of 5

This space was great for our group of 10. The rooms were well decorated and the kitchen had everything we needed. The owner was very responsive and super helpful. She was delightful. The only con of the house was the front door construction but was told it would be taken care of soon (so it may not affect future renters). Overall, so worth it!

  • Submitted: Apr 17, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $50
Cleaning Fee $175
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 13.0%

Please Email or Call, Text Me at 562-673-8209 for a quicker response for availability. I do specials , please look at those on the rate sheet :)
* Payment Terms are : All Payments go Through VRBO...Visa, M/C, Discover, there is a 3.00 % Processing fee charged by VRBO. ECHECK which is Electronic check goes to VRBO for safety and then they pay me... there is NO FEE.
* Please let me know when booking which way you would like to pay
* If you say Echeck and then pay by Credit Card, There will be the additional credit card transaction fee payment required prior to check in.
* There is a Cancellation processing fee of $100
* Please let me know whether to include parking at $10 per night per space when booking, If available when checking in $20 per Night, per space .
* Pet fee is $50 per night, with an additional deposit of $500.
* Deposits are returned 72 hours after check out if there is no Damage.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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