Updated single story with 3 bedrooms, all with flatscreen. Bedroom 1(Master) features a Tempurpedic California King bed for a dreamy night's sleep. And if you'd like to sleep in, simply pull down the designer blackout window coverings. Ensuite bathroom with double basin vanity and large shower with Spigot or Rainfall options. Private door leading to pool and Jacuzzi. Bedroom 2 has a Tempurpedic Queen, and also has an ensuite bathroom with shower, and an adjoining door leading to pool & Jacuzzi.
Bedroom 3 features a Queen, designer blackout window coverings, and an adjoining remodeled bath with full tub/shower.
Kitchen is a "chef's delight", with Wolf Range and comparable high-end appliances, including a convection microwave. Comfortable and casual seating for 6 at kitchen counter, as well as an adjoining dining table for 8. Cozy living room sports a 50" flat screen Sony and DVR. (High Speed W-Fi throughout.)
Now hold your breath as you open the sliding glass doors and step into the spectacular, secluded back yard that boasts a heated lagoon pool, Jacuzzi, lounging area, and dining table for 8. An ideal setting for any meal, whether prepared indoors or on the 3-burner gas barbecue.
But be careful, because you may get so comfy relaxing in this oasis that you'll neglect some of the outstanding nearby attractions like the brand-new, award-winning Westfield Village at Topanga, which features theaters, 5-star shopping and restaurants with a distinctive Southern California vibe. ( (1 mile)
And only 1.5 miles from home is the CALABASAS COMMONS, the site of more theaters, upscale restaurants, shopping, and celeb-watching!
OTHER CONVENIENT "MUSTS"
TOPANGA BEACH (15 miles) Enjoy the scenic 25 minute drive through a picturesque California canyon, with the rugged Santa Monica Mountains rising above. Then you'll arrive at the famed Pacific Coast Highway, which you can follow in either direction for miles and miles of scenic, swimming-friendly beaches with plenty of parking.
MALIBU: Only 18 miles from home, you'll once again pass through an awesome canyon on your 30 minute drive to one of the World's most famous beaches. Surfing, swimming, kayaking, and the iconic Malibu Pier will make for an amazing visit.
Note: Situated directly on the surf between Malibu and Topanga is DUKE'S, a casual, prototypical SoCal Beach restaurant. Food, fun, people watching, and absolutely spectacular sunsets.
UNIVERSAL STUDIOS: Only 17 miles and a 25-minute drive from home, this world-famous entertainment center offers fun, food, and attractions for adults and children alike. The popular Studio Tour will weave you through a history of filmmaking, as well as popular film recreations, including its newest addition, "The Wizarding World of Harry Potter." A full day, for sure.
DISNEYLAND: Allow 1 hour to travel the 41 freeway miles to "The Magic Kingdom." No need to say more about The Happiest Place on Earth. But remember, whether it's Universal or Disneyland, you're only a short distance from home and a relaxing Jacuzzi to wrap up another amazing day.
THE RONALD REAGAN LIBRARY is just minutes away in bordering Simi Valley, and displays the actual Air Force One used by the 40th President of the United States.
THE GETTY MUSEUM Just 17 miles and 30 minutes away, The Getty features some of the world's greatest European and American art, as well as its unique architecture, beautiful gardens, open spaces, and spectacular views of Los Angeles.
HOLLYWOOD BLVD. You'll be a mere 40 minutes from the Heart of Hollywood. Locate your favorite luminary's star on the famous Walk of Fame, check out the hand and footprints of hundreds of Hollywood stars, and take in the sights and characters of the two block area. Guaranteed you've seen nothing quite like it. For a quieter experience, check out the steps-away HOLLYWOOD BOWL for a night of Music Under the Stars. From Classical to Contemporary, you won't be disappointed; you're encouraged to bring a picnic basket and wine. For the HB's up-to-date performance schedule, go to Hollywood Bowl website.
DODGER STADIUM is a baseball fan's dream. Just a 45 minute drive, enjoy Major League Baseball at its best.
SANTA BARBARA: Nestled just 60 miles north, this charming city is just a beautiful 1-hour drive along stunning Pacific Ocean coastline. Enjoy strolling downtown streets teeming with Mexican architecture, enjoy a meal at one of SB's noted restaurants, or visit the sights made famous by TV's internationally popular series, "Santa Barbara".
SOME LONGER EXCURSIONS:
SAN DIEGO: 2 1/2 hours (152 miles and just 20 miles from Mexico, Ole!)
LAS VEGAS: 4:45 hrs. (294 miles over some incredible California desert!)
DEATH VALLEY: Same as Las Vegas, although one route will take you by Mt. Whitney, the highest peak in the 48 states. Amazingly, this peak is but 40 miles from Death Valley, our country's lowest point.
In addition to the nearby beautiful beaches, you might want to visit MALIBU CREEK STATE PARK, a mere 12 miles away.With over 8,000 acres of rolling grass plains, oak savannahs, and dramatic peaks, it's no wonder that many call it "The Yosemite of Southern California." For hikers and bikers, MCSP is also home to all sorts of wildlife, from bats to bobcats. The Park is also proud to be the home to outdoor set of TV's legendary series, M*A*S*H.
STONEY POINT is a rock climber's paradise located just 7 miles away. The starting point for many famous American climbers, Stoney Point offers challenges for the Beginner, Intermediate, and Expert climber.
GOLF: You kidding? Within a 25 mile radius, there are 16 challenging regulation courses, all in greenskeeper's shape. Some are public, others semi-private, which means you pay a few $$ more. But all are very reasonable. Whether you play Malibu Golf Club, set among the sweeping Santa Monica Mountains, or Rustic Canyon, a spectacular links-style course in nearby Moorpark, you'll experience golf at its best.