|Minimum Stay||30 nights|
Gorgeous, luxurious, peaceful, sun-drenched, newly renovated, fully furnished historic bungalow. Views of garden and downtown LA; sounds of birdsong, fountain, silence. One month minimum, $100 every two weeks for housecleaning.
Renovated as a writer's retreat in late 2013, Casa Bungalito is a clean, private, secure retreat that has been featured in CurbedLA and New York Magazine for epitomizing the Los Angeles good life.
Upstairs: Large living room and bedroom, cook's kitchen, laundry room/office. French doors in the bedroom open to a large balcony with views of canyon and downtown LA, plus daybed suitable for outdoor sleeping.
Downstairs: One bedroom with large closet, garden view, and small hidden TV. One bath with tub and shower and storage. Full kitchen with new stainless steel appliances. French doors open to huge deck with built-in benches, 12-person dining table, and garden with fountain, hammock, lush plantings, birdsong. Built in 2013. Downstairs may be entered by outdoor stairway from upstairs kitchen, or separately via keypad-locking garden gate.
Five-minute walk to Sunset Junction boutiques, cafes, bars, restaurants, and public transportation. Ten-minute drive to Griffith Park, Hollywood, Downtown LA, many studios, Echo Park. Five-minute drive to the 101.
Sorry, no kids, pets, or smokers.
$3850.00/month + $200/month cleaning fee.
Utilities, wifi, cable included
Security Deposit: $1000.00
"One of the most serene vacations I've ever had: light-drenched interior, gorgeous deck, luxurious garden, fruit trees everywhere, and Meredith's exceptional hospitality."
"I spent the afternoon listening to the little fountain and the birds, tucked away in a bower of green. It felt as if I was in Tuscany, not Los Angeles, and certainly not in a city."
1 Queen bed plus balcony daybed
Television: Premium cable plus Roku
Central A/C and Heat
Parking: One space in driveway; street parking nearby
I'm a writer of books, book reviews, and magazine stories. I moved to LA from San Francisco in 2012; I'm madly in love with this city and eager to share my insider tips with my guests.
Meredith Maran purchased this house in 2013
The Maltman Bungalow Court is an historic LA landmark, built as studio housing in the 1920s and restored in 2007. Olivia de Havilland slept here!
Located at the dead end of a private street, Casa Bungalita offers all the benefits of a quiet, serene, green retreat plus the benefits of proximity to Hollywood (10 minutes), Downtown LA (10 minutes), beaches (30 minutes). Best of all possible worlds!
Casa Bungalita is 4 blocks from Sunset Junction, the vibrant center of trendy Silverlake, named by Forbes as 'the hippest neighborhood in America.' It's 10 minutes to Downtown LA, 10 minutes to Hollywood, close to public transportation, freeways, and studios. 30 minutes to the beach.
|Rental Period||Minimum Price||Additional Nights||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event Price|
My Standard Rate
30 night minimum stay
for 30 nights
|Refundable Damage Deposit||£160|
Feel free to make special requests for food, furnishings, accoutrements, and housecleaning.
* Approximate monthly price. Actual pricing will depend on the days of the month you stay.