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Located in the heart of Los Feliz Village, near Hollywood/Griffith Prk

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 nights

Overview

About the property

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LOCATION LOCATION LOCATION!!!!! This charming, beautifully decorated, immaculate, approximately 1,500 sq. ft., two bedroom home is LOCATED!! in the Heart of the Los Feliz Village, a fifteen minute drive west of downtown. Outside our front door is one of the best 'walking' villages in Los Angeles, literally three minutes away from renowned restaurants, two movie theaters, cool boutiques, the post office, coffee shops, bars, dry cleaners, an Enterprise car rental location, live theater, three separate grocery stores, including an awesome natural food market, bi-weekly farmer's markets, and the list goes on! The restaurants range from Thai, Italian, French, Mexican, American, Middle Eastern, Indian, Chinese, Japanese, Vegetarian, Vegan, seriously, you name it.

There are also 24 hour resturants in the neighborhood.

Built in 1922, this two story charming quadraplex is three generation family owned and occupied, pet free, newly renovated, with solid oak hardwood floors, new all cotton linens for the queen and king size beds, two 40'+ flat screen TV's, DVRs, DVD players in the living room and the master, WIFI, computer and printer, gas log fireplace, central air and heat, a fully equipped kitchen with dishwasher, microwave, coffee maker, toaster, blender, washer/dryer, ironing board and iron in the laundry room. While the original home was built in 1922, it has all new electrical from plug to pole, all new copper plumbing, smoke detectors and CO2 detectors, a new roof in 2011 and has been earthquake retrofit.

The enclosed outdoor area with a view of Griffith Observatory, has two lounging areas including an 8 place table on the bougainvillea and jasmine covered sun deck, a small gas grill, hammocks and sofa under the grape arbor, a play area for children under an ancient fruit-bearing fig tree... And yes, if the figs and grapes are ripe, help yourself.

More Details

Owner
Gary or Jill Tubbs
Member since: 2012
Speaks English, Mandarin
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
20 July, 2017

About Gary or Jill Tubbs

After having lived in many nice areas of Los Angeles, we discovered Los Feliz in 2000 fell madly in love, and decided to settle down. We bought this home because of the prime location, and because it was our favorite building on the street. We love living under the magnificent 4,000 acre Griffith Park with its two 18 hole and one 9 hole golf courses, being within minutes from the many culturally diverse restaurants, numerous freeways, the subway and thus ALL of greater Los Angeles. We love walking in the quiet, surrounding neighborhoods where the filmmakers from the '20's built their homes and studios, the air fragrant with orange blossoms and jasmine. Just down the street are Walt Disney's first offices and Charlie Chaplin's theater, still operating as The Vista. Barnsdall Park, with its Frank Lloyd Wright home is a ten minute walk south and on Wednesday's we picnic on the hill after picking up quesadillas and fresh avocados at the Farmer's Market in the parking lot below. Weekly, we walk 'the stairs' that wind through homes in the hills north of us, up to Griffith Observatory. Some evenings we walk down the block to Skylight Books to hear an author read from their newly published book, or catch the latest movie at the Los Feliz 3. This is truly a dream neighborhood to live in, whether it's for ten years or ten days.

Some members of our household speak fluent Mandarin Chinese, Castilian Spanish, and central Texan, should you need translators.

Gary or Jill Tubbs purchased this house in 2005

Why Gary or Jill Tubbs chose Los Angeles area

One reason we love this location is that we can leave our car parked and walk to so many activities. We leave for the movies 5 minutes before the movie starts and don't miss the previews or credits. We can walk to 10 or 15 restaurants within as little as 2 minutes of home in a well lighted friendly neighborhood. It is not unusual to have filming activity and celebrity sightings in the neighborhood.

We loved the charming details of the property, the many windows, the coved ceilings, the crown molding, the ancient fig tree and grape vine in the backyard, the HISTORY of the place and the area. And the ability to all live as a family under one roof, to raise a family in a beautiful home and a friendly neighborhood.

What makes this house unique

In an attempt to make your stay as carefree as possible, there is no need for keys. The keyless entry will be set to a 4 digit code of your choosing.

We are here next door to assist as little or as much as is needed to make your stay as pleasent and stress free as possible. Need the quickest way anywhere, let us help. Need a recommendation for dinner, we can help.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Los Feliz in Los Angeles

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • King size beds (1) King size bed with 100% cotton high thread count sheets down pillows and down comforter. This bedroom has a walk-in closet hanging space as well as clothing and storage shelves., Queen size Beds (1) Queen size bed with 100% high thread count sheets, down pillows and down comforter. This bedroom has a closet with hanging space as well as clothing and storage shelves., Child Beds (1) Youth bed in 2nd bedroom, Baby Cribs (1) Crib available on request.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Gazebo ...
  • Barbecue
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • golf
  • hiking
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Hairdryer and assorted toiletries are available in the bath area including soaps and shampoos. Weekly maid service required for longer stays. Dry cleaner and 'Red Box' DVD rental nearby. There is an Enterprise Car Rental location a 10 minute walk from here. Airport transportation can be arranged and coordinated with a limo service we use.

Reviews

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Located in the heart of Los Feliz Village, near Hollywood/Griffith Prk
average rating of 5.0 based on 49 reviews
5

The perfect spot!

  • 5 of 5

The house/apartment was spacious, airy and clean. It was decorated nicely and we were thankful for the air conditioning since it was hot while we were there! Security was great (digital deadbolt), and the reserved parking spot in the back...behind a gate, (and off the street) was a plus. The beds were very comfortable, and the kitchen was fully equipped. Jill and Gary left comprehensive notes about the area including grocery stores, restaurants, shopping, transportation and sightseeing ideas. They were also easy accessible for questions, and were very friendly. We will definitely be staying here again!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 5, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

All Was Great!

  • 5 of 5

This unit was very convenient for this area of L.A. The unit was very comfortable, nicely furnished, well stocked and equipped with necessities and the like. We highly recommend this unit for anyone who needs to visit and stay in this area.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 11, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great location and perfect for young kids!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay at Casa de Los Feliz! The layout of the rental was great, and it was so convenient with our 4 and 2 year old. One bedroom has a queen AND a twin day bed that's low to the ground- a pleasant surprise! There are great inside toys and books for kids, and a sandbox and tricycles in the gated backyard. It was also great to have a private, gated parking spot! Everything was very comfortable and convenient, more than enough room for our family of 4. I was worried at first that the street it faced was too busy, but that didn't prove to be an issue at all. There's restaurants in walking distance and a full grocery store nearby. Gary and his family were very friendly and accommodating. We have already recommended this rental to my sister in law!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 5, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely Apartment. Lovely Hosts.

  • 5 of 5

My daughter, husband, and I recently stayed at Casa Los Feliz, welcomed by Gary and Jill, who truly made us feel at home to enjoy their lovely space.

  • Review Submitted: May 30, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A fantastic home!!

  • 5 of 5

This home was clean, neat and beautifullly decorated. We have thoroughly enjoyed our visit and will definitely stay here again when we visit next year.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 28, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Just as pictured online. Spacious, comfortable

  • 5 of 5

A lovely experience. Gary and Jill were terrific. Will look forward to staying there again.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 13, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
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Location

A 10 minute walk will take you to the subway system which connects you within minutes to Grauman's Chinese Theater in Hollywood, The Kodak, Pantages, El Capitan Theaters, Hollywood Star Tours, Downtown LA, Universal City Walk, Union Station, Olvera Street, MOCA Museum, Chinatown, Little Tokyo, Disney Concert Hall, LA Music Center, The Staples Center, LA Live, Long Beach Aquarium, Old Town Pasadena, and more. The Metro bus system is at the end of our block taking you west to Santa Monica Beach and Pier or east to over 300 shops at Glendale Galleria/Americana Mall.

It is also about a 20 minute walk to Silver Lake/Sunset Junction, with more cool shops and awesome restaurants and weekly Farmer's Markets.

The Griffith Park south entrance with it's two 18 and one 9 hole public golf courses, tennis courts, as well as the Observatory are a short hike north. A ten minute drive will take you to the east Griffith Park entrance where you will find a public pool, more tennis courts, two 18 hole public golf courses, playgrounds, the carousel, LA Zoo, pony rides, train rides, Train Town, hiking trails, the Autry Museum.

Many spas are within walking distance (By that we mean ~ Across the street), as are yoga studios, massage, nail and hair salons. Truly, anything you want is within easy reach.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Los Feliz, California

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Summer
1 Jun 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
4 night minimum stay
£946
for 4 nights
From
£219
£1,481
£5,990
 
 
Thanksgiving Week
20 Nov 2017 - 27 Nov 2017
4 night minimum stay
£946
for 4 nights
From
£219
£1,481
 
 
Christmas/New Years
21 Dec - 4 Jan
4 night minimum stay
£946
for 4 nights
From
£219
£1,481
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
£946
for 4 nights
From
£219
£1,481
£5,990
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £69.25
Refundable Damage Deposit £230.82
Tax Rate 14.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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