SECONDS TO THE SAND! SPACIOUS LUXURIOUS BEACH HOME is GORGEOUS! Read our perfect 5 Star reviews! Our Mandalay Shores Beach house is located in the beautiful community of Mandalay Beach. Ours is a unique and peaceful ocean community. The large sandy beach is 350 steps out of the front door, where you can surf, boogie board & enjoy long walks on the beach-it's NEVER crowded so it is like you have your own private beach YEAR-ROUND! This house is great for families with children of all ages. There is plenty to do for everyone & lots of space to spread out. The private backyard, leads right out to the private walkway/entrance to the beach, which is also lit at night for a safe & romantic nighttime walk to the ocean. In both the lower patio and upper decks, there are chaise lounges for sunning and tables for all your outdoor meals.
Just one block from the house, you can walk to the large community park with a wonderful Pirate themed Park for the kids. This huge play center is sure to keep the kids busy and is right by Neptune Park, which is 2 blocks the other direction & is a great little park right on the sandy beach. There are swings, slide, basketball court and volleyball nets too! Walk to a variety of nearby restaurants. There are miles of bicycle paths for fun family friendly bicycle rides. Don't forget the Harbor Island Marina which is also within walking distance which offers day trips to the Channel Islands, Whale Watching, Kayaking, Duffy Boat Rentals, Fishing Excursions, and so much more! Great shopping is near by too! There are so many great new shopping centers with movie theaters, and a variety of restaurants walking and driving distance from the house. If shopping is your thing, then the popular Camarillo outlets with Designer discounts, or the ever popular antique and thrift shops on Main Street in downtown Ventura, will keep you busy all day long!
Our beach has a reputation for being a very peaceful beach side community with incredible beachfront mansions. 'The Amalfi' is on the unique street which ends right at the sand and provides 'extra' parking if you decide to drive up to sand instead of using your 'private beach walkway access, from the house. Our house offers a 2 minute ocean access without the high rental prices of the ocean front super mansions in the area. The beach and dunes are usually totally empty making it feel like your own private beach.
HUGE REMODELED House: 4 Bedrooms + Convertible Bed(s), 4 Bathrooms, 3 fireplaces!
Sleeps 8-13 people!
Ours is a 3,300 square foot, 4 Bedroom, 4 Bath, 3 Fireplace stunning beach house which is @ 350 steps to the sand! We also have Mountain & Sand dune views too! Relax at the end of the day to the sounds of the crashing ocean waves. Wake up to gorgeous skies and the peaceful lull of the ocean's crashing sounds! There is always an amazing breeze throughout the entire house, all year round!
Below are some amenities that are included in your stay at The Amalfi:
THREE KING beds and ONE QUEEN bed and more!
FOUR SMART flat screen TV's
500 Thread count linens
High speed internet & Internet ready
A flat screen TV's access to Netflix, etc.
FREE Unlimited National Phone!
Surf & Boogie Boards, Beach Chairs, an Umbrella, Sand toys
AND....an adult can drive our GOLF CART around the house area.
There are four sets of French doors and over 12 windows on the property, bringing in tons of fresh sunlight! The entire house and property has been remodeled and upgraded with the most fabulous amenities and furnishings. The house is equipped with 4 large flat screen televisions with surround sound, direct TV/Blu-ray/Netflix & WiFi throughout the house. We even provide you with a DVD library of movies for the entire family and ages!
This beautifully appointed beach house even has 'themed rooms!' No expense has been spared for quality and your comfort, here at The Amalfi!
SITTING ROOM: In the 'Moroccan room', step inside to an oasis of paradise and relax all of your cares away! The exotic silks & colors are reminiscent of a bygone time & truly whisk you away to a leisurely & playful vacation. There are comfortable chairs to sit & talk. Daydream away in the multitude of silk cushions or simply read the book that you have finally waited to enjoy beach side or while you warm yourself by the roaring fire of your own fireplace!
LIVING ROOM & TV ROOM: This family room has a sofa & 2 chairs AND a comfortable backed padded bench, next to a leather sectional TV viewing area, which provides plenty of seating to enjoy each others company, turn on the 50 inch flat screen television or just relax watching the latest Netflix or cable programming shows. A wall of windows and a set of beautiful French doors, let in the ocean breezes & sounds of the crashing waves. The dining room table that seats 4-6, lends itself perfectly to big family meals or hours of card games.
KITCHEN: The kitchen is located right next to the living & dining room. Equipped with beautiful new custom cabinetry, granite countertops & new appliances. The kitchen is fully stocked for all your cooking wants & needs. The openness and charm of the gourmet kitchen, with its own fireplace, lends itself perfectly to ample seating for 8-10 people right in the 'eat-in' kitchen. The large open kitchen has plenty of work space for multiple chefs in the family. Enjoy preparing meals together & since the kitchen is open to the dining & living areas you won't miss any of the action while cooking.
LAUNDRY ROOM: A separate laundry room houses a Maytag washer and dryer with detergent, to keep all your beach towels fresh for the next days fun!
BATHROOMS #1 & 2: Off of the gourmet kitchen, you will find a half-bathroom with a beautiful hard to find Quartz sink counter top & comfortable reading table.
UPSTAIRS 4 BEDROOMS: As you make your way upstairs, to rest or sleep, you will find four rooms of relaxation. BEDROOM # 1: The "Sea Room," will sweep you away to a little private retreat with blue tones & art of sea life. This room boasts two comfortable twin beds w/ new comfort mattresses (or can be converted to a King) & a new 40 inch flat screen television! It is what vacationing right by the beach is all about, when you can wake up & step out of bed to be welcomed by the fresh, beautiful breezes of the ocean air right at the feet of your bed.
BEDROOM #2: Next to the "Sea Room," is the pretty "Mermaid Room." Light, bright yellows & soft pink tones, will remind you of the sand, the beach & immediately put you, as the vacationer, in a low-stress momentum. It is here in the "Mermaid Room," that you will not want to get out of the CA KING sized bed, but rather daydream of never leaving your vacation or room! You can relax watching your very own 34' flat screen televsion!
BATHROOMS #3 & #4: The upstairs has two gorgeous bathrooms with showers encased with floor to ceiling travertine stone and trim, which creates an ambiance of a natural, calming beach home retreat. The high quality and luxurious quartz, travertine and granite stone are fashioned in every bathroom, the kitchen, upstairs hallway & entertainers bar area, here at The Amalfi. So, you are sure to feel pampered & living in quality while on vacation. Nothing has been compromised!
MASTER BEDROOM EN SUITE #3: As you make your way into the HUGE "Master Suite," called the "Atlantis Suite," you will immediately remark about how spacious & comfortable the room is & LOVE that you have your own fireplace to relax by or to keep you warm on chilly nights after your day at the beach, shopping for antiques off at main street in downtown Ventura or just because it feels so nice after being by the water all day. The En-Suite Master bathroom is simply amazing! It took THREE SLABS of floor to ceiling honed travertine, to cover the shower with custom mosaic flooring & a honed travertine slab for the bathtub area. The bathroom is light, bright & accented with a custom stained glass window. There are double vanities, a large bathtub, separate shower & private toilet room.
This room has two big windows that open up to a beautiful view of the peaceful area & can sleep up to 4. This master also has a new luxurious CALIFORNIA KING SIZED bed/mattress, a huge flat screen & a great sitting area including a futon sofa which turns into a double sized bed, accompanied by some occasional chairs. This bedroom can easily hold a family of four-six, who prefer to keep their small children close by. Sleeps 4-6
BEDROOM #4, "Neptune's Grotto": Off of the Master bedroom is additional sleeping for 4-5 children or people. A window brings in light & the fresh ocean air. It has a QUEEN BED, a twin bunk bed set & TWO roll-a-ways! We also, provide a crib for your use for infants as additional sleeping accommodations.
The home has new furnishings, linens, mattresses, towels and dishes!
If you have to bring your work with you...there is a desk & printer for your laptop on the premises, so you can get down to business.
LOCATION: Conveniently located near Ventura, Santa Barbara, Malibu & Ojai, just off the 101 freeway. We are 55 miles north of LA, about 35 minutes south of Santa Barbara, just 10 min. from downtown Ventura & 10 minutes from all the great shopping in Oxnard. Visit Oxnard or Ventura for a wide selection of dining-you won't be disappointed with the great variety of restaurants.
SURF & SAND: Ventura County is known to have many of the coasts finest surf spots. This home has one of these surf breaks right out front. Oxnard Beach break & just a few minutes down the beach is Hollywood beach break. Both well known as great surf spots by the locals. With miles of beach, you can enjoy long walks or runs on the beach, look for shells or enjoy the ocean wild life too. If you are looking for the perfect vacation-then stay with us at our spacious, luxurious & remodeled beach house.