HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag

Winter on the sunny, warm sands of Malibu Beach at your doorstep

People7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
People
7
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
3
Minimum Stay
3 - 7 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday home in Eastern Malibu - Beauty and the Beach Malibu

3 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, Sunroom on close-in Malibu Beach sleeps a family of 7 to 8

Beauty and the Beach Malibu...

WINTER is the locals' favorite with magnificent sunsets and crashing waves thrilling and calming both at this private Malibu Beach villa just 6 miles to/from Santa Monica. Wake to the sounds of the surf and the sights of dolphins and pelicans at play with over 60' of beachfront viewed from EVERY room and much more privacy than most Malibu beach houses.

French doors open onto both a huge sundeck and glassed-in stone patio with beach entrance, built-in BBQ and koi ponds. Stunning, hand-carved teak throughout and Asian antiques distinguish this craftsman home with elegant simplicity and sophistication.

Walk on the sand at Topanga Beach, legendary for world-class surfing and wind sailing. Surf, boogie board, paddle board and swim or sun right outside your door on your own beach and, at low tide, explore the tide pools or walk on the sand to Maestro's Oceanfront Beach Club.

Property is just minutes away from Malibu Country Mart/Malibu Pier, Santa Monica Pier, 3rd Street Promenade.

Also convenient to a great selection of delicious restaurants, boutique shopping, movies, health clubs and spas, plus gourmet and health food groceries in Malibu, Pacific Palisades, Santa Monica's 3rd Street and the Los Angeles International Airport. There is off-street parking for up to 3 cars.

The Living Room features a cozy fireplace and oceanside dining area. A huge Master Suite with King bed for 2, double-shower and ample closets is light and airy with antique glass skylights and a Sun/Sitting Room with floor-to-ceiling picture windows which can sleep an extra 1. A separate guest room with ocean views, flat-screen TV and private shower bath sleeps 2, and a convertible den with built-in beds comfortably sleeps 3 singles for a total of 8 overnight guests.

Further Details: Lots of closet space, flat screen TV's, built-in Fire Magic BBQ and don't miss the waterfall shower bathroom with stone floor and sinks.

Enjoy the library of DVD's and classic VHS movies plus FIOS with hundreds of channels. large walk-in master closet, WiFi, washer and dryer.

A garden wall with an authentic Japanese garden provides the utmost privacy. At-home chefs will delight in the kitchen with built-ins, including a sub-zero refrigerator/freezer, new dishwasher, range and microwave including more craftsman touches in hand-carved teak kitchen cabinets, wet bar and inset stone floor.

Complete with weekly maid service and gardener.

Children are very welcome but for the enjoyment of all our guests, we do not accept pets or smokers, inside or out. No exceptions! Thank you.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2011
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
9 December, 2016

About Owner

A former print and broadcast journalist, I coach executives to meet the media and face audiences in person at my company, READY FOR MEDIA. Owning a beach house which I like to share with visitors from around the world is a dream come true.

Owner purchased this house in 1981

Why Owner chose Malibu

Growing up on the Eastern Shore of Maryland on the Chesapeake Bay, I fell in love with living on the water. I recreated that for myself on the sands of Malibu Beach with its crashing waves, arching dolphins, stunning starfish and diving pelicans.

What makes this house unique

Unique for Malibu beachfront property is the Japanese zen garden entrance and the succulent garden patio. It's peaceful and exciting, both at once.

Our Property Manager will be there to greet you with the keys, show you around, answer questions and also come to bid you farewell!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Many thanks Anne -



you have a very lovely home here, which we are respecting as if it were our own. Thanks to you and your agent, Steve, for making our holiday so enjoyable and the GROM gift certificate was also very much appreciated by us all. Needless to say I am now on a diet !!



Enjoy the rest of your Summer.



Kind regards.
Jul 2014
  • 1 of 8

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(36 traveller reviews)

Winter on the sunny, warm sands of Malibu Beach at your doorstep
average rating of 4.9722223 based on 44 reviews
5

RIGHT on the beautiful beach

  • 5 of 5

This house is right on a lovely private beach in Malibu - walking distance from a surfing beach, and is lovely. You can hear the waves crashing in and enjoy the views, inside and out.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: You and your family added so much! Am delighted you found the house "a joy" and spent a "wonderful" Thanksgiving vacation at our Beauty and the Beach. Wishing you the very best and do come again! Anne
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Dallas, Texas
5

Serene and renewing - just perfect

  • 5 of 5

I arrived as a solo traveller on 9/3 and spent three fabulous days on my own before my husband joined me for another three. The moment I ventured onto the deck and took in the ocean, I started to relax. The tide rolled in, my stress rolled out. It was just perfect. The house is welcoming, livable and full of delightful amenities, the most notable being the waterfall shower. I spent time in every room, not wanting to miss the enchantment of a well loved home.

I took low tide walks at sunrise and sunset, watching early morning surfers or late afternoon dog walkers. The beach area was busy during the holiday weekend but quieted down afterward. It was ideal for me as I was seeking solitude and time to reflect. If you want action and lots of people, this isn't the place foe you. That said, grocery stores, restaurants and everything Malibu and Santa Monica have to offer are easily accessible. We spent a day in each and enjoyed the people as much as the places! Cholada Thai across the street is very food, Huckleberry's in Santa Monica for brunch is outstanding and Geoffrey's in Malibu was just ok. The view from our deck was better and I ate most meals at home.

Anne and her team were responsive and easy to work with. It's clear they take pride in the home and want those who visit to do the same. Lots of little touches mentioned in previous reviews - Grom gift card, slippers and robes, toiletries - were appreciated. I think I'll be returning annually! I hated to leave.

Thanks, Anne, for sharing your Beach Beauty!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Pamela, You caught the wonder and magic of my Malibu experience. I will keep it safe for you to come again ... whenever you need a breath of fresh ocean air and as often as you wish! Best always, Anne
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Amazing Stay!!!

  • 5 of 5

My family of six stayed at the Beauty and the Beach for four amazing nights at the end of August. I had done a lot of research on homes in the area and kept coming back to this one based on past reviews. We were not disappointed. The house is right on the beach with its own private access from a side yard which was better then most homes offered where access came directly from decks. The house was clean and had amazing ocean views from everywhere. We spent the days on the beach boogie boarding, swimming, body surfing, building sand structures and playing Kadima (house had the boogie boards and Kadima paddles). The side yard and decks had great lounging areas where we were constantly hanging out. We ate dinner on the deck sipping wine and listening to the waves crash. We were able to watch the sunrise over the mountains and sunset over the ocean. Everything in the house was terrific, from ample parking to the small ponds, to the towels, robes and waterfall shower which my kids loved! The owner and manager were super friendly, answered all my detailed questions pre visit and were very accommodating in our arrival and departure times. We could not have been happier. If we return to the Los Angeles area we will definitely try to stay in the home again. Thanks so much for a great visit.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 1, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: My mother always said, "a happy family is an earlier Heaven." So happy that your darling family took full advantage of everything we have to offer. Do come again! Anne
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Fantastic Beach-House in Malibu

  • 5 of 5

We arrived as planned on the afternoon on the 20th July 2016, and was greeted by the owners lovely representatives.

Our first night at the house was excellent, we slept like babies.

We were really in awe of the beautiful property, and the fantastic view of the waves rolling in from the Pacific. Fantastic!

Thank you very much Anne for your kindness to us, and the gift card was put to good use at the ice-cream shop.

We had 6 fantastic and relaxing days in Malibu, and we can not wait to come back some day.

Thank you very much !

  • Review Submitted: Aug 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We pride ourselves in choosing the best guests for our very special property! So glad to know that you and your family enjoyed all that it has to offer and will come again, someday! Cheers, Anne
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

The prettiest house in Malibu

  • 5 of 5

We spent 6 nights and 7 beautiful sunny days at the house and we could have stayed on for many more days. Fantastic surf, brochure-sand, wonderful neighbours and everything is SO close! The owner has over the years maintained this unique property according to the original architect's idea. All the details are there, even the doorknobs are beautiful. Being a Yachting family we felt similar to when you embark a 40 years old yacht that has been looked after and cared for by people who know what they are doing. Everything works as it's supposed to - just be gentle.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 1, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your appreciation of all that I love about being here, too! WIth the hand-carved teak and the waves so close, it is very much like being on a yacht! Yours in making family memories that will last a lifetime. Best always, Anne
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Rancho Cucamonga
5

Exceptional Beach Vacation Destination

  • 5 of 5

- Great Location: Steps from the Pacific, close to Malibu, Santa Monica, and Hollywood.

- Awesome Property: Beautiful and Creative Design and Amenities!

- Incredible Customer Service: Total Concern for your Enjoyment!

If you are looking for a complete beach vacation experience you must book some time at the Villa. Great deck for enjoying the sights and sounds of the sea (surfers, dolphins, waves that crash under the house at high tide). BBQ patio for relaxing while grilling up some local fresh fish. Easiest access to the beach on the coast. We had lots of sand and yards of beach area every afternoon. Thoughtful beach "toys" provided (chairs, flip flops, umbrellas, Boogie Boards, and towels). Family (four adults and one little guy) loved the rock shower when coming in off the beach. Local stores and restaurants are close going both north and south. Lots to do on PCH or just hanging out in the Villa. Will definitely be going back.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Wow! To paraphrase a song from Malibu's Barbra Streisand, "People who love people ... and my beach house ... are the luckiest people in the world!" Please do come again. Cheers, Anne
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Location

Malibu Pier
Malibu Pier Restaurant and Bar
Nobu Malibu
The Getty Villa
Disneyland
Universal Studios
Rodeo Drive Beverly Hills
Mastro's Ocean Club
Angels Attic
"A delightful museum of antique dollhouses and dolls for both little boys and girls"
Noah's Ark at the Skirball
"A charming place to play with animals 2x2 cleverly created from recycled materials"
Malibu Seafood
"Rated 5 stars by our guests who love the fresh seafood to bring home to our grill"
Grom
"Receive a gift card for our favorite Italian gelato when you stay at Beauty and the Beach Ma..."
Nearest Airport
16 Miles
Los Angeles International
Nearest Barpub
Maestro's Ocean Beach Club, Gladstones
Nearest Golf
15 Miles
Rancho Park (public)
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Chart House Restaurant, Cholada Thai, Moonshadows
Nearest Beach
Malibu beach, at your doorstep
Car: recommended

3 car off-street parking! Complimentary wireless landlines to supplement mobile phones, if needed.

Oriental antiques and hand-carved teak provide the height of sophistication and warmth. Enter this very private property through a walled traditional Japanese garden with koi ponds to both the Guest and Main Houses . Beach-combing is marvelous. It's soul-food. The tide pools on your beach walks are full of starfish and the dolphins come to play in full view of your 60' of beach front, right on the sand! Don't miss the new beachfront Nobu or classic Cholada for Thai. Equidistant (just 6 miles in each direction) between happening-Santa Monica and laid-back Malibu for high-end shopping at Maxfields, Ralph Lauren, Henri Buggeler leather goods, Mac, Sephora et al

Other Activities: Enjoy the seeing the Getty Villa, less than a mile away.

Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Eastern Malibu, Los Angeles area

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
Convert Currency
Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Holidays Sunshine&Sand Special
22 Dec 2016 - 3 Jan 2017
5 night minimum stay
£6,545
for 5 nights
From
£1,246
£8,413
 
 
Winter'sGrand on the Sand SALE
5 Jan 2017 - 31 Jan 2017
3 night minimum stay
£2,652
for 3 nights
From
£778
£5,299
 
 
Spring on the Sand
1 Mar 2017 - 30 Apr 2017
5 night minimum stay
£5,655
for 5 nights
From
£1,068
£7,168
 
 
Early Summer on the Sand
1 May 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
5 night minimum stay
£5,655
for 5 nights
From
£1,068
£7,168
 
 
Summer on the Sand SALE
1 Jul 2017 - 5 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£9,036
for 7 nights
£9,036
 
 
Harvest Sunshine&Sand Special
20 Nov 2017 - 27 Nov 2017
5 night minimum stay
£6,545
for 5 nights
From
£1,246
£8,413
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£2,919
for 3 nights
From
£867
£5,922
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning £238
Property Damage Protection £79
Tax Rate 12.0%

With a 31 night stay or longer, no 12% Malibu occupancy tax required.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
Enter dates for accurate pricing
Enquire Now Enquire Now
Available arrival
Available
Unavailable

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Eastern Malibu in Los Angeles area

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Mountain View
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • rural
  • village
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm System
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Macintosh Computer
  • Mobile Phone
  • PC
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Security System
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Full 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Full 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Full 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • The Master Bath features a walk-in Asian shower for 2 with hand-painted, inset Oriental tiles. The Second Bath features an amazing rock-wall, waterfall shower. The third shower bath is in the Separate Guest House on the property.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 3 Single Bed
  • •King Bed in Master, with attached Sun Room and loads of closet space •3Twin/Single Beds in Conversation Room with drawers and closets around the corner •Queen-size Bed in separate Guest House on the property with private bath, flat-screen TV, and ocean views with drawers and luggage racks but no closets
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Video Player
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Towels
  • Binoculars
  • Terrace
  • Gazebo
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Veranda
  • Tennis
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Decking
  • 7 garden chairs
  • 3 deck chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
•Beachfront •Oceanfront •Children Welcome but NO Pets Allowed: No exceptions! Sorry! •NO Smoking Allowed: No smoking and no candles, please. The hand-carved teak detailing in floors, cabinets, headboard, wet bar is irreplaceable. •Full Kitchen: Hand-carved teak cabinets with teak inlays in stone floor and great restaurants/take out nearby •Some classic movies on hand •Gas Fireplace

Partner Offers

 
Portable wifi hotspot

You might like these similar properties