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Lush Hilltop Coastal Retreat provides resort vacation w/ comforts of home

Bedrooms 5
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • non smoking only
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue
  • Hot Tub
  • children welcome


About the property

Beautifully restored, resort-like 4 Bed, 4 Bath 1927 Spanish Hacienda with spa

Location, location, location! Our dramatic & completely restored and 1927 Hacienda sits on a light-filled hilltop located in one of the best areas of Pacific Palisades. The neighborhood is flat and within walking distance to beach, hiking trails and our vibrant village where you can enjoy restaurants, shops and the farmer's market. Home is steps away from a gorgeous bluff overlooking the Pacific Ocean in a quiet and friendly neighborhood.

We are minutes away by car from Santa Monica's restaurants, shops and beaches. Malibu is just to our north allowing you easy access to enjoy 27 miles of gorgeous beaches! Less than a half hour drive to Hollywood and downtown Los Angeles.

This classic 1929 Spanish home was completely remodeled 10 years ago and has a fun, fresh feeling with quality finishes set in a magnificent hilltop tropical oasis of palms and exotic plants.

This historic hacienda has two dramatic entries. The front entrance is reached by winding through a spectacular tropical garden leading through a charming rock staircase. This entry features two comfortably furnished terraces, one outside under the stars & palms and the other is covered. A magnificently carved wooden front doorA large sun filled living room and dining room open to large private courtyard with outdoor seating surrounding an inviting fire pit. Enjoy the dramatic tropical rock grotto spa complete with waterfall and ocean breezes from this stunning spot.

New kitchen includes stainless steel GE Monogram refrigerator, Jade Professional Stove and Kitchen Aid appliances, stone countertops & sinks and well-equipped kitchen for cooking and entertaining. French doors open to an amazing private backyard & courtyard complete with several lovely seating and dining areas that accommodation over twenty for a sit down entertaining outside, featuring a natural rock grotto spa & waterfall surrounded by a tropical retreat unlike any other setting including an outdoor BBQ kitchen set under an authentic pulapa.

Sun filled family room/kitchen and dining room open to large private courtyard patio with outdoor seating surrounding an intimate patio fire pit. Enjoy canyon and some ocean views and breezes from this stunning hilltop. French doors open to a dramatic, intimate courtyard overlooking an outdoor kitchen set under authentic pulapa in fully private backyard oasis complete with lovely seating and dining areas.

Spacious family room is set just below cook's kitchen and features a state of the art flat screen TV with complete home HDVR equipment throughout home. Music is at your fingertips with an eight unit audio sonos system throughout entire home and garden. The family room has an extremely comfortable L shaped sofas that seats 8 people with additional counter seating for five additional viewers. All audio video, entertainment, lightning, music and entertainment systems are conveniently controlled by iPad.

This resort like home has four elegant, spacious bedrooms each with its own beautifully tiled bathroom featuring unique & quality finishes throughout. A spacious ground floor guest room features a queen bed and views of the backyard garden and courtyard. Exquisite reclaimed wood floors lead you up a dramatic staircase featuring a historic picture window. At the top of the stairs is a magical master retreat featuring a king bed, charming self starting fireplace, a flat screen stored behind a corner cabinet so as not to distract a guest from the magical views from three separate master balconies, the largest of which is covered and furnished with lounge chairs and ottomans to provide the perfect place to curl up with a good book or relax with a glass of wine while overlooking the dramatic front garden and the canyon views. The spacious master bath has two separate sinks surrounded by old world detailed tile and framing a dramatic wrought iron balcony that makes you feel like you have been transported to the Mediterranean rather than Pacific Palisades. The master shower features three shower heads, two picture windows and a state of the art steam mist system. This master suite is worthy of a five star hotel suite.

Second queen bedded room has its own double sink full bath and a large balcony overlooking the private backyard oasis and surrounded by the Santa Monica Mountains. A third private suite is tucked upstairs on the other side of the courtyard for complete privacy. This charming retreat features a full size bed, a full bathroom/changing area, a flat screen and idyllic courtyard and palm tree views.

This spectacular home is a magical tropical oasis, warm, inviting and feels like a mini Palmilla. It is immaculately kept and is fresh and comfortable. All rooms face a center courtyard and most have spectacular views of the coastal environs. This is truly a great place to hang out while visiting Southern California.

More Details

Property Manager
kathleen miller
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
8 February, 2017

About kathleen miller

A native Angeleno beach lover and has found this home to be the perfect tropical retreat from a very active life in Los Angeles.

kathleen miller purchased this villa in 2013

Why kathleen miller chose Los Angeles area

There is no better get away. Once you enter behind the gates you feel like you are in another world. Our home is the closest thing to paradise you will find in our City of Angels.

What makes this villa unique

Every room has a spectacular view and/or balcony which gives you an unique 360 degree view of this picturesque setting.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Pacific Palisades in Los Angeles

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 4000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 7
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront
  • city centre ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • resort ...
  • village ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Master Suite bathroom is beautifully appointed for 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Spectacular master bath 2 balconies, sinks & steam sauna
    Exquisitely tiled spacious guest room bathroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Private en suite full bathroom with dressing room - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure , Private suite with bath/shower in full bedroom suite
    Guest room bathroom nicely appointed for two - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure , Lovely tiled bathroom w/ 2 sinks directly off queen bedroom
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • If needed a separate guest studio can be rented - 2 Large Double Bed , 1 Single Bed , Extra Guest studio with its own entry, kitchenette & bath
    Exquisite master suite - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Master Suite has view, fireplace & three viewing balconies
    Private Bedroom Suite - 1 Double Bed , This suite has its own upstairs wing with expansive views.
    Lovely Queen bedroom with Balcony - 1 Large Double Bed , Queen guest room on 2nd floor acts as 2nd Master
    Spacious Guest Room - 1 Large Double Bed , Lovely ground floor room with courtyard & garden views
  • The Property has a separate guest studio with its own separate hilltop entry, kitchen, full bathroom and flat screen that may be available for rent at an additional cost if more space is needed. Guest studio sleeps 2 to 3 in a queen bed with a twin pull out. The guest house has a separate front entry and overlooks the tropical hilltop garden. Studio guest house is ideal nanny, mother-in-law or office space that is adjacent but not noticeable from main home.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Terrace
  • Golf
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis
  • 5 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Sauna
Onsite Services:
  • Staff
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Landlord is available to discuss layout details of this spacious and gracious property which can be expanded with the addition of a private studio guest house with separate hilltop entry. Guest house is ideal mother in law, nanny or office space. Guest house expands capacity from 7 guests sleeping in beds in the main house to 2 or 3 additional guests for a total of 10 in beds when guest house is rented for an additional fee nightly fee.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Pacific Palisades, California

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
Spring Break
15 Feb 2017 - 15 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £7,984
Property Damage Protection £79
weekly cleaning £319
Pet Fee £798
Tax Rate 10.0%

Local transient tax due for stays over one month.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Walt Disney Concert Hall
Staples Center
Bottega Louie
Dodger Stadium
Malibu Pier
Santa Monica Pier
Third Street Promenade
Venice Beach Boardwalk
"One of the most popular tourist spots. Time to shop, eat and play."
Beverly Hills
Downtown Los Angeles
California Science Center
Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area
Grand Central Market
Nearest Airport
8 Miles
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Pearl Dragon
Nearest Ferry
15 Miles
Catalina Island
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Nearest Train
15 Miles
Union Station
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Pacific Coast Highway
Nearest Restaurant
0.75 Miles
Nearest Ski
215 Miles
Mammoth Mountain
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Santa Monica
Car: recommended

Home is conveniently located in the upscale neighborhood of a charming and desirable coastal community Pacific Palisades. This is a flat neighborhood close to all. Quick walk, bike or drive to popular Will Rogers State Beach for great swimming, surfing, boogie boarding, volleyball or sunbathing. Walk or bike to Santa Monica Pier and famed Venice Beach along paved oceanfront path. Only 1/2 mile to Temescal Canyon State Park with miles of hiking trails through the Santa Monica Mountains. See beautiful vistas of ocean and city. Walk to charming Village with friendly upscale shops and restaurants. Enjoy the Farmer's Market on Sunday. Pacific Palisades is a friendly and safe neighborhood where you are likely to market with a film star and not even know it.

A short 5-minute drive north takes you to Malibu where you can enjoy a day exploring its 27 miles of gorgeous beaches, hiking trails, mountains, restaurants and shops. Both Malibu and Santa Monica Piers are less than a ten minute drive and feature entertainment for kids and adults alike. Santa Monica Promenade and Santa Monica Place provide world class shopping.


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