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Modern Zen Loft Guest House

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,100 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 nights


About the property

Peaceful retreat in quiet, treelined neighborhood

Beautifully appointed, architectural gem in leafy, quiet cul-de-sac in Culver City, steps from Sony Studios. Entire home, 2 stories plus loft, open space, lots of light, mid-century modern details. Guest home of filmmaker/artist/activist. Amazing zen-like abode. Separate, back guesthouse on property with another house. Has open space on 2 floors, over 1400 square feet, sleeping loft and second floor with comfy queen sized bed, futons available for more guests. Full kitchen and bathroom, back yard patio for open-air dining. PLEASE NOTE: THIS IS A NO PET PROPERTY!

Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
21 April, 2017

About The Owner

I'm a documentary filmmaker, journalist and run my own global non-proft. I am usually traveling to farflung patches of dirt. I Live in LA and the Bay Area. I wear my Irish roots proudly, I love to stand on my head in strange places (lately the Sahara desert, ask for a picure), my young adult son amazes me daily. Used to live in Africa, where I retreat to regularly. My place is perfect for artists, writers, dreamers, those who love to be surrounded by peace and beautiful objects.

The Owner purchased this house in 2001

Why The Owner chose Los Angeles

The best thing about my home is its feeling of peace. I have worked to make it this way, and filled it with objets d'art from around the world from my travels. There are also tons of windows and lots of light. A beautiful garden and access to outdoor living!

What makes this house unique

lots of light, skylights, open space, view, light everywhere!


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Carlson Park in Palms

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • designer bathroom large shower, but no bathtub!
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • the sleeping arrangement is one queen size bed in a large second floor open space, and a sleeping loft that has both a double futon on tatami matts and a single bed. There is one xtra single futon and a couch that people have slept on the first floot.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • limited accessibility


5/5 -
(2 traveller reviews)

Modern Zen Loft Guest House
average rating of 5.0 based on 2 reviews

Excellent stay at zen retreat!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time staying in the modern zen loft! Even as a family of four, the loft was spacious, with ample and comfortable seating and great outdoor space! It was clean and well-maintained with beautiful linens, blankets and a great mid-century modern/California aesthetic!

The washer and dryer were very convenient and we visited Jackson Market, right up the street, at least twice a day! and don't miss the Sony Studio tour! It was excellent and we saw Bill Hader!

This bright, airy, happy space was even better than we hoped! We would definitely recommend it!

Thank you Amie, for your responsiveness...you were a great host in absentia!

  • Review Submitted: May 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Modern Zen

  • 5 of 5

Modern Zen retreat was very relaxing with the amazing windows to enjoy the outdoors. Walking distance to amazing restaurants and Sony studios.. Looking forward to our next visit.

  • Review Submitted: May 17, 2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
12 Miles
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Nearest Beach
5 Miles


Prices & Availability

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

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
1 Jun 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £77.9
Refundable Damage Deposit £389.52
Property Damage Protection £45.96
Tax Rate 14.0%

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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