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San Rafael House

People8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Space 2,650 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

4 Br (sleeps 8), 3 Bath, 4 Fireplaces, Cabana, Pool, Spa

This luxurious, beautiful garden retreat is minutes from the Rose Bowl and the Historic Colorado Bridge. Lush landscaping provides serene views from all of the rooms. Skylights create a bright, airy interior in the living room and kitchen. Fireplaces provide an inviting atmosphere in the living room, family room, master bedroom, and outdoor cabana. The family room, which extends beyond the living room and dining area, provides a comfortable setting for watching TV and movies, reading in the window seat, or just hanging out. Original paintings are beautifully displayed throughout the entire home. Upstairs is the expansive master suite with a king bed, cozy fireplace, and a spa like marble bathroom. Downstairs provides another master suite with its own Carrera marble bathroom and queen bed. Two additional bedrooms, (one with a queen the other with two twin beds) and a beautifully designed marble, Waterworks bathroom complete the downstairs sleeping areas. All of the bedrooms are luxurious, serene, and comfortable. The kitchen is a lovely place to cook or relax together with a view (and the sound) of the front fountain and garden flora. It provides microwave, dishwasher, coffee pot and blender (and other appliances) allowing for special meals in this home away from home. The lushly landscaped back yard provides an amazing setting for outdoor living. A gorgeous pool and spa are surrounded by fountains, a courtyard table for alfresco dining, and a charming cabana with fireplace, outdoor couches, and a TV which can be watched from the spa. Each evening or night must include a relaxing soak in the delightful spa (complete with foot jets:) which comfortably seats 8. At nighttime the backyard is magical with many glowing lantern candles throughout the yard and cabana along with garden, pool and cabana lighting. At the guest's request, the pool may be heated to a very comfortable 87 degrees for 4 season, day and nighttime pool enjoyment. Those who have discovered San Rafael House have loved its many pleasures, including Mina, our friendly indoor-outdoor cat. *Direct Inquiries required for additional property information and reservations.

**PLEASE READ FOLLOWING RESTRICTION CAREFULLY REGARDING ANY 'OUTSIDE GUESTS' COMING ONTO THE PROPERTY FOR SMALL PARTIES OR GATHERINGS.

This property is for LODGING purposes ONLY. We do NOT allow outside guests to come in for dinner PARTIES or EVENTS (e.g., birthdays, graduations, weddings, reunions, memorials, etc.) without explicit permission.

PERMISSION MAY POTENTIALLY be obtained from the owners for a small gathering of up to 6 outside guests to visit the home for a meal or get together.

IF PERMISSION IS NOT OBTAINED AND OUTSIDE GUESTS 'NOT LISTED' ON THE RENTAL AGREEMENT ARE BROUGHT INTO THE HOME, THE ENTIRE $500.00 deposit WILL BE AUTOMATICALLY FORFEITED.

IT IS IMPORTANT TO BE HONEST REGARDING ANY DESIRES TO HOST A GATHERING DURING YOUR STAY AT SAN RAFAEL HOUSE.

Thank you for your respectfulness in this matter.

More Details

Owner
Linda Alleman
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
23 April, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

We really appreciate your fine, fine, fine, super fine home for my kids. It's wonderful. They loved it. They all want to move in with you!
Mar 2014
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in South Arroyo in Northeast Los Angeles

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 2650 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Additional outdoor shower with rain head
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed
  • Bedroom 1 includes large bathroom and fireplace Bedroom 2 includes private bathroom Bedroom 3 & 4 share third bathroom
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Private Pool ...
  • Sauna
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(26 traveller reviews)

San Rafael House
average rating of 4.9615383 based on 34 reviews
5

Amazing home and lovely hosts...the place to stay in Pasadena/LA area

  • 5 of 5

From the warm greeting we recieved and the welcoming atmosphere of the impeccably decorated home, we thoroughly enjoyed every minute of our 10 days in this comfortable and charming home. The hosts thought of everything--every detail to make you feel at home. The gardens are beautiful, lush with blooming plants. The outside cabana with the large screen TV that you can see from the hot tub was a favorite of all guests. We enjoyed cooking and grilling as well as wonderful local restaurants. Long walks around the quiet neighborhood gave forth the gift of a view of downtown LA, the ocean, valleys, and snow-topped mountains. I have never felt so comfortable outside of my own home as I did in this house. We are thankful to have had such a great experience.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 15, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful and welcoming home!

  • 5 of 5

The San Rafael Home was the perfect place for my husband and I along with our adult children to stay over the New Year's holiday. It is a beautiful home with everything you need to relax and enjoy each other. The beds were all very comfortable and the kitchen includes everything you might want for your stay. We especially enjoyed the hot tub and the cabana. Despite the chilly temperatures, we spent New Year's Eve in the cabana with the fire blazing, playing games and watching the ball drop on the TV. Our whole family loved the house and our kids are trying to find a time we can stay again.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 10, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We loved having you as guests and you are welcome back anytime. So glad your family time over the holidays was so special!
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A GREAT RETREAT

  • 5 of 5

Spent 4 delightful days with my family at the San Rafael Home. While busy with the events of a family friend's wedding-it was wonderful to go back to this charming home close to everything but a world away to regroup!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely Home!

  • 5 of 5

Three couples shared this beautiful little gem of a house over Breeders Cup weekend. The house was perfect. The bedrooms had comfy beds and nice linens and the two living rooms ere beautiful and comfy also. But the backyard.... Awesome! Beautiful pool and hot tub and cabana with fireplace and tv. We lived out there! Such a nice private house to relax and enjoy friends and catch up with each other. I highly recommend this house to anyone! Thank you for sharing your home Linda!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fantastic!!!

  • 5 of 5

This house is gorgeous and in such a lovely neighborhood. We had a group of adults here for a convention at the Pasedena convention center. It housed us perfectly with great space to spread out in as well as a wonderful kitchen & patio to enjoy cooking meals. Pool and spa were well utilized and appreciated. Can't say enough great things about this house! Duane & Linda were super friendly, accommodating, & a breeze to work with. Thank you both for your hospitality!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Oasis in Pasadena

  • 5 of 5

We loved this house and its wonderful backyard pool. Everything was fully equipped and beautiful, and the owners were very welcoming. We highly recommend this property and plan to rent it again ourselves too!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 28, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Los Angeles Airport - LAX
Nearest Beach
30 Miles
Santa Monica

Near Rose Bowl (5 min), Old Town Pasadena (5 min), Santa Anita Race Track (15 min), Norton Simon Museum (3 min), Descanso Gardens (10 min), Los Angeles Arboretum (15 min), Los Angeles Zoo (12 min), Downtown Los Angeles (15 min), Santa Monica Beach (35 min), LAX (30 min), Disneyland (45 min), Magic Mountain (30 min), Universal Studios (20 min)

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in South Arroyo, Los Angeles area

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 May 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£1,901
for 3 nights
From
£587
From
£618
Fri,Sat,Sun
 
 
Graduation Weekend
19 May 2017 - 21 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
£2,136
 
 
4th of July
2 Jul 2017 - 4 Jul 2017
3 night minimum stay
£2,136
 
 
Labor Day
2 Sep 2017 - 4 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£2,136
 
 
Breeder's Cup
2 Nov 2017 - 4 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
£2,464
 
 
Thanksgiving week
22 Nov 2017 - 26 Nov 2017
4 night minimum stay
£3,239
for 4 nights
From
£775
 
 
Christmas/New Years
21 Dec 2017 - 7 Jan 2018
5 night minimum stay
£4,405
for 5 nights
From
£853
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£1,666
for 3 nights
From
£509
From
£540
Fri,Sat,Sun
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £586.75
Cleaning fee £140.82

Minimum 4 night stay for the National Football Championship

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