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Recent Santa Barbara Area reviews

  • Perfect Thanksgiving retreat for our extended family of 10

    "Our family klan just returned from four very relaxing days spent at Casa Das Palmas and we are already hoping to return someday. As a previous reviewer noted, the place is even lovelier in person than in the photos; everything is tastefully decorated with treasures from Bali, the Indian subcontinent, the Mediterranean coast, and Meso-America (n.b., I should add that I was especially impressed with the "smaller" scale decorator touches as well, e.g., real wood doors, beautiful tiling in the Jack 'n Jill bathroom, fragrant flowers). Our 5 kids (ages 4-10) played football and soccer on the great expansive lawn, shot hoops on the basketball court, played tennis (even at night, on the lighted court), had ample places indoors and outdoors to hide (when playing hide-and-seek), and frolicked in the pool and jacuzzi to cool off. The adults enjoyed reading and lounging on their many luxurious and comfortable daybeds (indoor and outdoor), prepped our Thanksgiving feast in their gourmet kitchen, and jogged daily to the nearby beach and back. We loved how we could sit 11 people around their kitchen table and could make s'mores together in their cozy indoor fireplace (n.b., they also had two outdoor fireplaces that we might have used if warmer in the evenings). Everything was perfect and the icing on the cake was the wonderful hospitality of the owners - Vivi was a delight to work with (when corresponding about the rental agreement) and Chris (their property manager) was so gracious in welcoming us on our first day and providing a mini-tour of the house, hand-delivering a copy of the New York Times the following day when my father noted that his copy of the Los Angeles Times hadn't arrived, and returning on our final day to bid us adieu. If our travel plans allow for it, we will return!"
    Guest: Grace K. Date of Stay: November 2015 Review Submitted: November 28, 2015
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  • Fabulous Place!

    "The most comfortable place I have ever vacationed at. The owner is so nice and accommodating. The property is very beautiful and private. We spent much of our time by the pool.The house provides all of the amenities. The kitchen is excellent for the novice or experienced cook, and if you do not like to cook, the town is close and there are great restaurants and things to do. We will definitely plan on returning soon. Thank you for sharing your place with us, we have very fond memories."
    Guest: Chef1 Date of Stay: October 2015 Review Submitted: March 10, 2016
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  • Older Couple from Pasadena Falls in Love with Carp!

    "What a great place to stay! It's an absolutely beautiful place, and within walking distance of numerous places to eat. Easy drive to others. The beach (long, clean beach with easy free parking––in late September anyway––just down Linden. We're even thinking of taking the train up someday; the little Amtrak station is just a few blocks away. Inside the rental, lovely kitchen, furniture, comfortable bed, really nice reading lights bedside, beautiful bathroom. I'd like to stay longer next time--and come here as often as possible. What a great little town. (I'm afraid I've gotten a little tired of Santa Barbara.) Parking lot just across the street, and a great coffeehouse on the other side of the parking lot! Oh, and stop by the library on your way home: terrific, staffed used bookstore with really fun bargains. (And Clementine's for dinner. Just saying.)"
    Guest: Sally W. Date of Stay: September 2015 Review Submitted: October 28, 2015
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  • Really felt like a vacation

    "Three friends and I fit very comfortably in Sharon's well-kept, secluded cottage. The cute, quaint home is a short drive to the beach, shopping, and groceries, and then we were able to come back and spend the late afternoon in the hot tub while barbecuing before heading out for a night on the town. Everything that we needed/forgot was provided - towels, pots/pans, grilling tools, etc. We also bumped into Sharon, who lives right next door, and she was very accommodating and asked if we needed anything further. We didn't! Would definitely recommend. Also, there was a handy binder for miscellaneous information/questions about the place. Thanks, Sharon!"
    Guest: Tiffany T. Date of Stay: June 2016 Review Submitted: July 12, 2016
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