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#34 Serene House @Irvine, Newport Beach, Orange County, California

3 Reviews
Bedrooms 3
Separate WC's1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 31 nights

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Minimum Stay
31 nights


Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday home in Lower Peters Canyon - #34 Irvine Charming House

3 Bedroom 3 bathrooms Single family house with Scenic Mountain View

Private Irvine Home by Lake

This jaw-dropping 3 Bedroom home is located on a private street with a gated courtyard, just one block away from North Lake. The granite kitchen counters to the spacious family room, you’ll feel right at home. Enjoy full use of the property, internet/Wi-Fi, a two-car garage, and 2.5 bathrooms. Also make use of:

* A Fully-equipped kitchen with top range appliances

* A pool and spa area for an additional $50/week charge

* Clean towels, linens, and a washer/dryer

Located 15 minutes from the airport and near I-5 and I-405, enjoying all of Southern California will be a breeze. Also discover nearby restaurants, parks, and beaches — and of course the beauty of North Lake. You’ll be near:

* North Lake Park and private biking/walking paths

* Champagne French Bakery Cafe, Ruby’s Diner, and Thai Bistro

* Newport Beach, Laguna Beach, and Dana Point just 30 minutes away

At this lovely Irvine home, you’ll find a king-size bed in the master bedroom and queen-size beds in two additional rooms. If you’d like additional air mattresses, they’re available for a fee — simply inquire with your needs. All you’ll need to do is relax and have a thoroughly relaxing and enjoyable stay.

The property provides 3 beds, sleeps 6. The max occupancy is 7. air mattress is available on the cost of $60/each, limit 2, must request in advance of arrival date, or a delivering fee of $25 applies.Contact us now with any inquiries or requirements, and we'll do our uttermost to give you the best holiday experience.

More Details
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Member since: 2012
Speaks English, Mandarin
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
12 February, 2016
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About Grace

I'm an IT professional from San Francisco, and I help my friends and myself to in real estates investments.

Grace purchased this house in 2011

Why Grace chose Irvine

Convenient place to stay in Southern California. 8 minutes to Disneyland, 10 minutes to the Orange County airport, the beautiful beaches and many shopping centers (Fashion Island, Southcoast Plaza, Irvine Spectrum) and UCI. all about 1 hour driving to University Studio, Getty Center, San Diego Zoo/Wild Animal Park/Seaworld.

What makes this house unique

Irvine is the top ranked city in the nation for it's safety and a clean city. Narthpark is the best in the best, the only neighborhood with 24 hours live guards.


based on 3 holidaymaker reviews

#34 Serene House @Irvine, Newport Beach, Orange County, California
average rating of 3.6666667 based on 3 reviews

Quiet Relaxing Home

  • 5 of 5

The host of this house made sure that we were always taken care of and was only a text away if we needed anything. The house was a very nice and comfortable place. All amenities to accommodate your needs are included. Perfect for anyone who wants to stay in a quiet, respectable neighborhood.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beware of false advertising

  • 1 of 5

My opinion did not start off well as I learned about a day before my departure that the overview incorrectly described this location in "the 24 hour gated community of Northpark", which is where my brother lives (and the reason why I chose this place). Even on the map it was located in Northpark. So why would I think it wasn't in Northpark?? Oh, it's not....it's in Woodbridge. The owner offered a cancellation of the property <24 hrs before departure but no offers to comp a day or reduce the rate was made for their false advertising and my inconvenience. We decided to stay since finding a comparable house was not possible for the Memorial Day weekend. The house itself was in a nice area, quiet (except for the occasional neighbor dog barking at 10pm) and pleasantly located next to the community pool, which by the way was included in the amenities part of the website. Kevin from Hollindale (property management company) gave us our keys, but when I asked for the pool key he said it wasn't included. Ummm...the listing said it's included...why would I bring my kids out to Southern Cal for a vacation and not get to enjoy the pool? That's right behind us?? When he left I found the binder with the house info/contact info and it stated pool and gym $50/week extra, but Kevin didn't mention that.

Little things added up to big things that were annoying. For example, the lights in the master bathroom had only 3 of the 8 bulbs put in (and I know that was done purposefully). We alerted Hollindale but never received a message back about getting extra bulbs. The pillowcases had a funky smell to them and so we washed all of them the day we came in. In the upstairs kid's bathroom there were strands of wavy black hair on the floor (and I have neither wavy or black hair), so I know the cleaning crew did a piss poor job of cleaning. In the kitchen a bag of ripe, rotting Chinese food was left in the trash. And there were no extra trash bags or dish soap to clean with. When running the dishwasher there must've been a clog because the drain spout next to the sink should have emptied into the sink but instead overflowed onto the counter and ultimately onto nice wood floors. So I had to wash dishes by hand. We did inform this to Hollindale and got no response. The pots and pans were rusted and lent a mettalic taste to the food. All of the above have been documented in pics and emails.

I would not recommend this place. And Grace, fire your management company.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 8, 2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5 1

Best Vacation Ever!

  • 5 of 5

My family and I spent 7 nights at this beautiful home the beginning of March. The weather was perfect, the house was spectacular! The house is full of light and a perfect place for old friends for over 40 years to catch up. I highly recommend the house. Owner was more than accommodating and wonderful when we left a few items at the house. Thanks for making our trip to CA so memorable and enjoyable!

  • Review Submitted: May 16, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Orange County John Wayne Airport
Nearest Train
2 Miles
Tustin Train Station
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Nearest Beach
10 Miles
Newport Beach, Laguna Beach
Car: necessary

Irvine, Newport Beach, John Wayne Airport, Orange County, California, USA, resort life-style community with 24-hour guard gate, 20 min from Disneyland, 10 min away from Airport, Beaches, UCI, South Coast Plaza, Fashion Island, Spectrum), , 1 hour from Universal Studio, Getty Center, San Diego Zoo, Wild Animal Park, Seaworld


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Lower Peters Canyon, Orange County

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
14 Oct 2016 - 31 Dec 2016
31 night minimum stay
for 31 nights
My Standard Rate
31 night minimum stay
for 31 nights

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £148
Refundable Damage Deposit £410

Air mattress is available on the cost of $60/each, limit 2, must request in advance of arrival date, or a delivering fee of $25 applies.

No pets. No smoke. No loud noise.

Standard check-in time: 4pm
Standard check-out time: 11am

If cancellation occurs within 30 days prior to the check in dates, there will be ZERO refund.

All times are local. Please inform us early if you need special arrangement.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Lower Peters Canyon in Orange County

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Master - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 3 -
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Master - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed
  • DVD Player
  • Television ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • cinemas
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • Rock Climbing
  • roller blading
  • surf fishing
  • tennis

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