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Beachfront house on the water at tip of Pitas Point on Faria Beach

Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property

3 bedroom bungalow on the water with 180° views of the ocean

Watch the sunrise over the coastal mountains with your morning coffee and the sunset on the ocean over evening cocktails – all from the spacious front deck, with convenient stairs down to the beach.


Bedroom 1: Queen bed, feet away from the ocean

Bedroom 2: Queen bed

Bedroom 3: 2 twin beds

The master bedroom sits on the waterfront. The large bathroom has a soaking tub and a walk-in shower. Ocean-view living room offers a 50-inch flat screen T.V. with expanded cable package, HBO and wireless internet access. Easy switch gas cast iron stove. Outdoor shower, BBQ, and covered parking for 1-2 cars.

Using concrete stairway at corner of front deck, access the exposed tide pools directly in front of the house. Sand beaches close by are perfect for surfing, kayaking, snorkeling, fishing, and boogie boarding (1 9-foot kayak, 5 boogie boards and 2 surf boards provided). Explore the beach for miles hunting for shells, rocks and sea glass. Dolphins are regularly seen and whales are seen during winter months.

A private tennis court and a children’s playground are available for your use (tennis racquets provided). We provide 2 bicycles for coastal rides on new bike path. Short walk to gourmet snack stand at Faria County Park and a 10-minute drive to dining and shopping in Ventura and 30 minutes to Santa Barbara.

More Details

Alicia Stratton
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 20, 2018

About Alicia Stratton

Our family has owned this house for close to 30 years, and we have lived on Faria Beach for over 40 years. Our father wrote dozens of television and movie scripts in this house, including several original Hawaii-50 episodes. DVDs of these episodes are available for you to watch while you stay here, with you knowing you are watching them in the same room as they were written!

Alicia Stratton purchased this house in 1988

Why Alicia Stratton chose Ventura

This house is an original Faria Beach bungalow.


Ventura House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets not allowed
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Oceanfront
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , outdoor shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis
  • Water Sports Gear
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • walking
  • whale watching
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • kayaking
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing


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(28 traveler reviews)

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Beachfront house on the water at tip of Pitas Point on Faria Beach
average rating of 4.928571 based on 28 reviews

Comfortable home with a great view !

  • 5 of 5

We splurged for our 30th Anniversary ,and rented this home by the sea . A quaint home ,with an awesome view ! Dolphins ,pelicans, every day . A treat to watch . My husband kayaked and boogie boarded,fished , . I relaxed with a good book ,and paints ,and art supplies . Had some friends over for a BBQ, and dolphin watching. All in all relaxing ,wonderful time .

  • Submitted: Oct 15, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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We "old aunties" loved staying in this property. It was absolutely perfect for the two of us.

  • 5 of 5

The property had a wonderful view of the ocean. Included were a lot of seating outside, a kayak, and play toys in the garage. We couldn't have asked for more.

  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful ocean front getaway

  • 5 of 5

Owners were so welcoming, house has anything you could need for a beach getaway. Location is quiet except for the sounds of the crashing wavea!

  • Submitted: May 21, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Fantastic Stay !!!

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I spent 3 wonderful nights in this cottage. The pictures posted here are accurate and we agree with all of the previous comments. Owners are a pleasure to deal with and this rental completely met/exceeded our expectations. We will not hesitate to rent this cottage from Alicia (and Hall) again in the future.

  • Submitted: May 18, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great relaxing getaway!

  • 5 of 5

Loved it.....exactly what we all needed. Weather was great......beautiful warm days , clear sky at night, stars galore.

We will definitely do it again, even though we only live 20 minutes away

  • Submitted: Apr 30, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Awesome views!

  • 5 of 5

If you want to be right on the ocean this is the property for you. We rented this home to celebrate our 25th wedding anniversary and it did not disappoint. The views were unbelievable. The house is very comfortable. The owners met us at the door with a bottle of wine for our anniversary. What a great way to start our stay. We saw dolphins everyday as well as whales. It is close to grocery stores and restaurants. Although if you are like us you will not want to leave the perfect view.

  • Submitted: Mar 26, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Car: necessary

Original Faria Beach bungalow on the water in a private, gated community located on the tip of Pitas Point.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Cleaning fee $150 + Tax
Tax Rate 8.0%

Cancellation and refund policy: All payments for reservations are fully refundable for cancellations made up to 30 days before rental period. If a reservation is cancelled within the 30-day period, the security deposit hold and cleaning fee will be returned and we will exercise our best efforts to fill the vacancy so that we can return all funds paid.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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