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Bright Beach Cottage w/Peekaboo Ocean View, Parking, Wi-Fi, Cable & Netflix

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,100 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

2 bedroom, 1 bath with private back deck. 4 blocks to the beach!

Newly renovated 2 bedroom, 1 bath cottage. Adorable cottage is just four blocks from the beach w/parking! The house is very child-friendly & located in the middle of Venice Beach & the Santa Monica pier. Location is so great, no need for car. 2 Blocks from pubs, restaurants, Starbucks, Farmers Market and the beach! There's nothing missing from this fully furnished, private cottage with high speed internet. You also have your own private, full laundry room on a non-smoking property. There are no shared walls and no one above or below you. This is a stand alone, separate house. There is one parking space that comes with the rental in the driveway and there is an abundance of permit-free parking.

Property Manager
Summer Germann
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
23 June, 2017

About Summer Germann

We love to read, skateboard, surf and have a mutual love for music. A few of us skate and surf, while the other one (ok, the mom), enjoys watching them from the sand!

Why Summer Germann chose Los Angeles

The best thing about the cottage is that you really get the feel of what it's like to be a Santa Monica local. You're in the heart of everything, yet when you want peace and quiet, you can retreat to your cottage!


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Ocean Park in Los Angeles

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Ocean View
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 7 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • There is a queen bed in the main bedroom and two twins in the 2nd bedroom.
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • limited accessibility
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • pier fishing
  • Racquetball
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
There aren't any shared walls and no one is above or below you. This is a completely stand alone house.


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(28 traveller reviews)

Bright Beach Cottage w/Peekaboo Ocean View, Parking, Wi-Fi, Cable & Netflix
average rating of 4.892857 based on 28 reviews

Location is Awesome!!

  • 5 of 5

Very cozy and clean. Enjoyed our 3 night stay. Location is great, walking distance from Venice Beach and Santa Monica Pier. Thanks Summer for making us feel at home.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 6, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Alexandria, VA

Delightful Stay

  • 5 of 5

Two other friends and I spent three lovely days in this truly bright and airy cottage.

The written description was very accurate, which is always a relief. There was plenty of room for the three of us. Everything was clean, tidy and well cared for; in addition, the decor was lovely and inviting. We felt very welcome and at home, the moment we entered. Summer was very hospitable, and we enjoyed meeting her. Communicating with her went very smoothly, and she was quick to respond with questions,etc. We especially enjoyed our happy hour time out on the deck. We felt very safe, and were never concerned about security. Moreover, it was very quiet the entire time we were there. It was a quick drive to the Santa Monica and Venice beach areas. We found plenty of great restaurants from which to choose.

It was sad to leave.. hope to return some day.

  • Review Submitted: May 27, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Santa Monica Beach house

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 4 - 2 older boys (18 ,21) had a great holiday in LA in large part because of Summer's beachhouse....it is perfect ....a great location to all that Santa Monica/LA has to offer ...beaches , restaurants , stores , Hollywood ,Dodgers ,Disneyland, Ducks etc ...it is a 15 min walk to the incredible beaches and the seawalls where we walked and biked everyday...and after a day's activities it was a perfect place to return to and relax

Summer was very helpful in making us comfortable and was nice having someone with local knowledge to help with questions/directions etc ..the beachhouse is in a nice neighbourhood and we never felt unsafe which is a concern when visiting a big city like LA ..... We would highly recommend the beachhouse to anyone visiting SM.... we hope to return soon ourselves ....Thank- you Summer

  • Review Submitted: May 18, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lovely cottage in great location

  • 5 of 5

This was a nice, clean cottage in a wonderful location. Great amenities including a portable crib for our daughter. Summer was easy to communicate with and we were very happy with our stay.

  • Review Submitted: May 15, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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We really enjoyed our stay at the Bright Beach Cottage!

  • 4 of 5

Summer was very welcoming and the cottage was charming and spotless. She had everything we could need all set up for our family of 4.

I could not see the ocean from the back deck. Maybe the trees were too tall or because it was overcast most of our stay.

The shower head really needs to be replaced but otherwise we liked our visit to this cute, little cottage. The neighborhood is great and we could walk everywhere from it (the beach, great stores and restaurants)!

Thank you Summer and family!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 11, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Alicia- I'm glad you enjoyed your stay. The overcast really does make a difference in Santa Monica and especially being so close to the beach. On an overcast month we can go just one block east and it's like a completely different city and sunny. We are so blessed though to be so close and to be able to feel the ocean breeze and smell the fresh sea water. I'm sorry about the shower head. We've had a few families since that haven't mentioned it, so I just messaged the family back there now and they said there isn't a problem with it at all. I'll check it again after their departure, but I'm not quite sure what was going on with it while you were here. I wish you would have mentioned it, so that I could have looked at it and addressed your concern. Kindly~Summer
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Minneapolis, MN USA

Perfect Santa Monica Hideaway

  • 5 of 5

This little cottage was the perfect spot for a quick girls' getaway. The location was perfect to let two teenage girls wander the four blocks to the beach on their own. The house is situated directly behind the owner's home and provided great breezes! The kitchen was great for preparing almost all our own meals and the beds were comfortable.

The location was convenient to lots of shops and restaurants. I highly recommend staying here if you are ever in Santa Monica.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 21, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Car: not necessary


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Ocean Park, Los Angeles area

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
June 2017
19 Jun 2017 - 24 Jun 2017
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £39 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £231.91
Cleaning £96.63

Manager'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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