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AVAIL:1 Bk to Sand-Bikes, Boogie Board, Parking-Lovely-10'celings, Private Yard

33 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 nights

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Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday home in Venice

House, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4-6)- see viedo

Aug 13-Aug 18 and includes a weekend. Weekday prices-bikes/boogie boards etc.

Turn of the Century(1905)craftsman duplex. Perfect location, first block from the beach; beautiful walk-only street (no vehicle traffic). Close to everything: walking or biking distance to beach/boardwalk, restaurants (one 4-star within this block), gym/muscle beach, water sports (surfing, boogie boarding, kayaking, sailing, deep sea fishing) pilates and yoga, Santa Monica, Venice Canals,Venice Pavilion, new skate park, and shopping/local artists. Public golf course one mile east.

Remodeled with all of the luxury modern conveniences: Bikes (6), boogie boards (4); new kitchen appliances, including dishwasher, stove, microwave, and coffee maker; private washer and dryer; 2 Queen beds, one Queen convertable sofa bed, 1 crib; linens and beach towels provided. High-speed WiFi Internet for MAC and PC; Flat screen TV w/cable (300 channels, including HBO and Cinemax);iPod dock w/ speaker. Beautiful backyard w/ BBQ, table and chairs,basketball,volleyball,and football, sand toys.1 Parking space on property.If requested:tennis and paddle tennis rackets and 2nd parking place.

Kid friendly infants and 3+ yrs. and up (not appropriate for new walkers.) NO PETS. NO SMOKING. Must be 25 to book for group of adults.

Keywords: Turn of the century, craftsman/bungalow duplex

More Details
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Property Manager
Member since: 2009
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
20 October, 2016

About Joanne

We have maintained this property for myself and my family for over 30 years. I have been thrilled to renovate and update the beach rental unit for my tenants. I hope you'll come and enjoy it soon.

There is lots to do here in this neighborhood and the rest of Los Angeles from the Freeways. If you have skates or skateboards bring them (world class skate park).At the house we have boogie boards, bikes, balls and one beginner surf board.

REMEMBER YOUR CAMERA THERE ARE A LOT OF INTERESTING PICTURES TO TAKE HERE, and our place is located perfectly for all that is North, South , East and West. SantaMonica on the North, Marina and the Canals,skate park South, West the ocean, boardwalk,bike path, East Main street,Abbot Kinney,public golf course, Freeways. Restaurants in all directions 2 at the end of this block. Whole Foods and Ralphs close by. Perfect for a romantic get away or for a small family. Kids have a great time here.

'----come and be our guest-

Joanne purchased this house in 1967

Why Joanne chose Los Angeles

The house is a pretty Calif. bungalow built in 1900's and has been remodeled to keep the charm of the turn of the century. It's like walking into the past with the convienence of the 21 century.The location is ideal; walking distance to all that is

offered on Santa Monica's/Venice beach area N. (including the Recreation Pier + still walking distance to Venice's rec.beach S.area yet far enough away from Venice rec park to be a quieter neighborhood. There are buses with in a block and we furnish bikes.We are situated near so many great restaurants. We furnish a lot of extras to our guests in the way of athletic equip. toys and games. I knew this would also be an ideal location for people on vacation. The weather is always good, not too hot and rarely cold (for me cold is under 72 degrees,) One guest, a professor suggested a walk in the morning and at sundown because the negative ions that come off the ocean are very healthy for us.

What makes this house unique

This turn of the century house has high celings and built in cabinets. The large moldings was just one of the reasons I wanted to be close enough to walk home for lunch or nap time from the beach was an advantage when the kids where small. The weather is the best (about 75 degrees most of the year warmer May-thru Aug). There isn't the bugs problem the tropics have. Cultural and artistic developement are everywhere. I love walking to the corner and having the beach there and still having access to a big city and culture with all that is offered here in LA. I really enjoy having the ocean breeze coming in and the sun shining. I love skating at sunset, and biking up and down the coast. One can have their whole experience without a car. Abbot Kinney has unique shops that are not chains stores with the some old stuff.,

For the athlete we have bikes, boogie boards,skim and surf board,balls(basket,volly,foot,tennis,paddle tennis,(all equip for your use here and on the beach). You can parasail over the ocean.

Guestbook comments from the manager

Darriel H

Really nice family, are welcome back anytime.
Apr 2016
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AVAIL:1 Bk to Sand-Bikes, Boogie Board, Parking-Lovely-10'celings, Private Yard
average rating of 4.757576 based on 34 reviews

Cozy, safe and close to the action

  • 5 of 5

Our stay in Venice was memory-making thanks to Joanne! The property is lovely - well kept, clean and inviting. A great queen bed for us parents at one end of the space and a unique room at the other end for our 2 teenagers. The kid's room had built in double beds and cabinets, as well as lots of storage space, games and books to entertain them. The garden space beckoned for us to sit and relax or enjoy a meal. We used the bikes that were provided to ride up to Santa Monica Pier and down to the Venice Canals along the beach boardwalk (much better than moving our car from the provided parking spot). The beach, playgrounds, skate board park and other attractions are a short walk away. Many restaurants and shops are walking distance from the property too, including the hip Albert Kinney area. We'll definitly stay here next time we visit LA.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 31, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2013
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Excellent vacation rental!

  • 5 of 5

I loved my stay at this rental! Joanne was very welcoming and accommodating, making my stay even more enjoyable than I could’ve hoped. I was able to walk to the beach in only a few minutes and did not have to cross any street to do so, I loved being so close to the water. The 3rd street promenade is only 10 min away, I was able to do some birthday shopping and meandering about; enjoying all the nice shops and many talented characters that place has to offer. I walked down the boardwalk to the Venice Pier and then to the Santa Monica Pier. Another time I took the bike, which Joanne provided me with, passed both piers and was able to see much more of the beach and passed by the Venice skatepark, which was AWESOME! I never went surfing while I was there but having the board if I did want to was nice as well. There was plenty to do while on my trip to Venice but what really made the whole trip worth while was having such a wonderful rental home to come back to. It really was a home away from home.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 7, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Hanz you where the perfect guest. Hope all went well with your business as well.
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Quaint, Comfortable, Close to everything.

  • 4 of 5

3 teenage children and 2 adults. Nice, Clean, Comfortable. Joanne was very accommodating. Convenient for walking to everything. Enjoyable stay. Thanks.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Comfortable stay in a great location

  • 5 of 5

We (family of four - two daughters, 17 and 12) had a great time here. The property has a great location, with plenty of beach gear and bikes. Our host did her utmost to make sure we were comfortable throughout in a very homely place.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Joanne's wonderful home !

  • 5 of 5

We loved Joanne's home ! Very comfy & cozy! Short walk to beach and restaurants & shops. Plenty of "toys" to use ! Loved the bikes & boogie boards both! As with any busy neighborhood, there's a few "sketchy" people around, but felt very safe at Joanne's with the security door to the back patio. No one can just wonder in!

Wouldn't hesitate to stay here again. And Joanne is a dream and very accomodating!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 1, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Place to Stay in Venice Beach

  • 5 of 5

We had a great stay at Joanne's lovely home just 1 shady block from Venice Beach. We have rented many beach houses over the years, but never one so fully furnished, stocked, and equipped. The 2-bedroom apartment comprises one-half of the first floor of the house and comes complete with bicycles, beach chairs, all manner of cooking ware, supplies, condiments, a full spice rack, a dishwasher, microwave, washer-dryer and air conditioning. Steps from the reserved parking spot (which is indispensable this close to the beach) is a private entrance to the unit which also leads to an outdoor patio with a gas grill and picnic table. Joanne is the perfect host - after greeting us, she was out of sight but always available by text or phone. The fresh flowers and fruit were a beautiful arrival gift. We recommend the house to anyone wanting to enjoy the funky Venice Beach vibe or the more urbane Santa Monica just a beautiful beach walk away.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Golf
1 Miles
1 mile-Penmar golf public course
Nearest Point of Interest
Dudley Ave.
Nearest Point of Interest
Bike path surrounded by sand
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Piccolo Restaurant / Candle Cafe/ Henry's grocery store
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Mainstreet/ Rose Cafe/Palates studio/massage/drug store
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Muscle beach/skate park/playground/gymnastics paddle tennis
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Tennis and Basketball and parks across the street
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Chaya/ Block has resturants, massage-Arnold's block
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Gold's Gym
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Penmar Golf Course
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Small Children playground
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Coast Highway Topanga and Malibu
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Venice Canals
Nearest Point of Interest
Abbot Kinney
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Venice Fishing Pier
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Santa Monica Pier
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Hollywood & Vine
Nearest Point of Interest
Gymnastics Equipment
Car: necessary

Our neighborhood had childrens playgrounds, adult gymnastic equipment on Beach, new huge skate park, public golf course, artist selling creations on the boardwalk, sailing lessons, jr. lifeguards classes with surfing lessons skate lessons, bike trail up and down miles of beach. Freeways within mins to Getty, Disneyland 20 mins to LAX airport. 5mins to Santa Monica AirPort. (small planes). We have basketball and tennis, and paddle tennis within a few blocks, volleyball a couple of blocks, kitesurfing, surfing, and body surfing a block, sailing 1 mile, marina tour 1mile.entertainment pier 1 mile. golf 1 mile.

horse back riding 20mins. Great shopping on Abbot Kinney walking or bike 4 bk to start and another 1/4 mile to the end of the shopping area, also Main Street and 3rd St. and many high-end malls in the area as well as small boutiques. Great food from small holes in the wall to 4 star resturants. With a few exceptions, most things listed are either easily walkable or bikeable.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Venice, Los Angeles area

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
Fall 2016
19 Sep 2016 - 17 Nov 2016
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
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20 Nov 2016 - 1 Mar 2017
4 night minimum stay
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2 Mar 2017 - 31 May 2017
4 night minimum stay
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1 Jun 2017 - 18 Sep 2017
4 night minimum stay
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My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights

Additional pricing information

cleaning fee-a week £82 + Tax
Parking a week £82
Tax Rate 14.0%

Rate are subject to change until contract and check is received.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Venice in Los Angeles area

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Included
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Computer Available ...
  • Covered Parking
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • one in glass walls, rain shower, tiles Hair dryers, bandaids, shower wash etc. If you forget something we probably have a spar in that box for that.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 3 Large Double Bed , 1 Double Bed , 1 Bunk Bed , Fits 2 couples and two singles (max)
  • Comfortable Queen size Beds (3) 2 Queen beds & queen sofa, Twin or Single Beds (1) if needed can be added, Child Beds (1) Crib/play-pen for infant, Baby Cribs (1) Play pen/ bed, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Queen sofa bed-comfortable with added memory foam. Perfect for two couples or family of up to 5 or 6. Prices for 4 people.
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Gazebo ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 6 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • Horseshoes
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • Racquetball
  • Rock Climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
6 Bikes (4 adult, 2 smaller), boogie boards, board games, books,(basketball, volleyball, tennis & paddle tennis equipment & one beginner surf board) if requested. Private washer & dryer; steamer for clothes, hair dryer,iron and ironing board. 2 parking spaces available extra charge. Backyard, brick patio, new BBQ, table and benches, sand toys. Close to everything: many restaurants, from 4 star to fast food within walking distance. Many within one to 4 blocks.

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