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

Bedrooms 2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 nights


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

Gary or Jill Tubbs
Member since: 2012
Speaks English, Mandarin
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
29 May, 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.


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

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome ...
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Catering Available ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1
  • 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.
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Gazebo ...
  • Barbecue
  • 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
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.


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(45 traveller reviews)

Located in the heart of Los Feliz Village, near Hollywood/Griffith Prk
average rating of 5.0 based on 45 reviews

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
  • Source: HomeAway
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This is truly our home away from home. It is where we stay when we visit our daughter in LA.

  • 5 of 5

The owners, Jill and Gary, are wonderful people and the apartment is charming, comfortable, well furnished, and conveniently located. It has been perfect for us. We have stayed here many times and look forward to every return trip.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect vacation stay

  • 5 of 5

Jill and Gary Tubbs have done everything possible to make their property a home for travelers. It is well equipped, clean, and extremely comfortable with a back yard/patio that makes you forget you're in a city. It's within walking distance of many restaurants and shops in a residential area of a busy street. The best part of our stay was the warmth and welcome of the Tubbs family. We don't want to stay anywhere else when we visit our family in the area.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place, location, and owners!

  • 5 of 5

Lovely spot for a visit to one of the nicest neighborhoods we've been to in LA. The house is spacious, comfortable, and charming. Great to have the owners next door just in case a question arises. They are wonderful people who are dedicated to making sure your stay is a good one.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Gorgeous property

  • 5 of 5

This is my favorite VRBO rental of all time! The house is beautifully decorated and very comfortable. My two kids had a great time. They loved the toys and we all enjoyed the beautiful back yard. Jill and Gary were very accommodating, providing a pack and play and a high chair.

Great location with lots to walk to. Jill and Gary are lovely people. I highly recommend this property!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
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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.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Los Feliz, California

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
1 Jun 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Thanksgiving Week
20 Nov 2017 - 27 Nov 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Christmas/New Years
21 Dec - 4 Jan
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £69.57
Refundable Damage Deposit £231.91
Tax Rate 14.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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