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This property allows you to book online with a credit card. After submitting a reservation request, the owner or manager has 24 hours to accept, at which time your card will be charged and you will receive an email confirmation

Recent Los Angeles reviews

  • Zen Cottage was the perfect location for my stay in Los Angeles

    "Hosts Howard and Jacqui have done everything to make Zen Cottage a wonderful place to stay. We have stayed in a number of rental properties but this was special because everything was just right from bed linens, to towels to kitchen equipment. What a treat to open a kitchen drawer or cabinet and find not odds and ends or the minimal requirements but everything you might need and all of excellent quality. The overall design and decoration of Zen Cottage is lovely including some very nice Asian pieces in each room. Two couples would do well here because both bedrooms and both bathrooms are first rate. It is a very quiet neighborhood at night so count on getting a good night's sleep. And Howard and Jacqui are nearby, helpful and very warm people. The location of Zen cottage was excellent for us because we were going to many parts of LA. Naturally all of Santa Monica and Venice are within a few minutes drive. Or it's a 20 minute bike ride to ocean beaches. You can use surface roads for getting to Malibu, UCLA, Brentwood, even Beverly Hills and beyond but at some point you will have to get on a freeway and the infamous 10 and 405 are minutes away. Off-hours you can get to downtown LA or Hollywood in 22 minutes (v. 50 min in rush hour). In the quiet neighborhood around Zen cottage you will find shops that you can even walk to. The immediate streets are tree lined residential ones and it's a 5 minute walk to Santa Monica Blvd and 7 minutes to Wilshire Blvd. Btw, we are not TV viewers but there were large flat screens and associated equipment in the living room and each bedroom. Also some reviewers mentioned "parking" in their reviews. Do not be put off by this. You have an assigned off-street parking spot 30 feet from the front door. Only if you want to park on the street will you need to listen to Howard's very clear one minute explanation of the local rules which are quite simple."
    Guest: ira f. Date of Stay: December 2016 Review Submitted: January 30, 2017
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  • Midweek Stay

    "Rating Details: The property manager was very helpful. The vacation rental was very clean. I was very happy with the location. I was satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental. Overall, I recommend this vacation rental. Reviewer Comments: I would rent Suite F again. However just a few notes: 2 lights were not working, need new bulbs. The rug needs a deep sweep and clean The terrace needs to be cleaned. Other than those 3 things, I would come back here."
    Guest: Annalise R. Date of Stay: February 2017 Review Submitted: February 16, 2017
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  • Beautiful home

    "Our stay was amazing. The property is beautiful and the owner of the home was great - lovely, helpful and easy to deal with. Would love to stay again - Thanks!"
    Guest: Erin K. Date of Stay: December 2016 Review Submitted: December 31, 2016
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  • everything you need to have a Venice Beach experience

    "Great location--can walk or bike to anywhere---Thyme was helpful when needed"
    Guest: Jerry S. Date of Stay: January 2017 Review Submitted: January 15, 2017
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