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Family's Paradise With Private Pool!

People15
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms1
Separate WC's1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
People
15
Bedrooms
4
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
2 nights

About the property

4 Bedroom, 1.5 Bathrooms Sleeps 15

Beautiful home with lots of privacy. Spacious 10,000 sq ft lot with large pool & back yard! Perfect for families, weddings, special/corporate events. Live musicians and bartenders/servers available. Special event fee is negotiable. Between LA & Disneyland, 15 min to LB convention center, Queen Mary, LB aquarium, Grand Prix, Belmont Shore, and Catalina landing. 10 min from the STUBHUB Sports Center. Large neighborhood park just a few blocks away and lots of filming & movie shoots in our neighborhood & on our block! Beautiful weather all year round. Free WiFi, full turn key property includes bedding and full kitchen amenities. No pets.


Owner
Jennifer Walton
Member since: 2015
Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
17 February, 2017

About Jennifer Walton

We are professional musicians who've traveled all around the world performing. We play on movie soundtracks, tv shows, etc. We are also actors who've appeared on numerous tv shows, commercials, movies, etc. Owner is also Manager with ISAGENIX, a leader in nutritional health, offering high protein shakes as meal replacements for those who want to be healthy, lose weight, or bulk up. Owner lost 10 lbs and 27 inches. Please inquire!

Jennifer Walton purchased this house in 1997

Why Jennifer Walton chose Long Beach

We are close to everything. We enjoy lovely neighborhood walks & bike rides. Home has many different living areas so people have lots of room to themselves.

What makes this house unique

House is warm and inviting, great for entertaining corporate and special events, such as family reunions, weddings, business meetings, etc. Special Event pricing available for larger events and for filming.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Los Cerritos in Los Angeles area

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2240 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet
  • Upstairs bathroom includes shower/bathtub.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15
  • Bedroom 4 - 1 Sofa bed/Futon
  • Master bedroom features a very large California King size bed for 2 people plus child(ren). Bedrooms 2 & 3 each have one double size bed. Bedroom 2 also has a single futon on the floor. Bedroom 4 has a full size raised futon. We also have two blow up beds that sleep two people each. Lastly, we have a pull out couch suitable for 2 people.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 2 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • Miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • 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:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Concerts in the neighborhood park Wednesday nights during the summer. Historic Rancho Los Cerritos is 2 blocks away. Owners perform concerts regularly in many local venues such as Disney Hall and can usually get free or discounted tickets for our guests! 4th of July Neighborhood Parade just 2 blocks away, going to local park. Great neighborhood for evening walks, bike rides, etc.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.4/5 -
(21 traveller reviews)

Family's Paradise With Private Pool!
average rating of 4.3809524 based on 21 reviews
Orlando, FL
4

Great house, great neighborhood, great host!

  • 4 of 5

We really enjoyed staying here!

There are a couple of negatives, but overall it was mostly positive and I would recommend it to others.

First the negatives... the shower has very little hot water pressure. It takes several minutes to get warm, and once it is, it is very weak. Secondly, the majority of the electrical outlets are two pronged and not 3 pronged. That means you need adapters for lots of your stuff.

That being said, everything else about the house was awesome. It was very comfortable and has a lot of character. The host, Jennifer, is a very sharp and caring lady who wants to make sure your stay is comfortable. The washer and dryer work great, the patio is wonderful for hanging out, and the couches are comfortable too. There is adequate parking and the neighborhood is upper middle class with lots of places to eat and shop nearby.

Overall, I highly recommend it if you're looking to stay in the Long Beach area!

  • Review Submitted: Feb 8, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review! We just had the lower plumbing redone in early December and while that hot water pressure got immediately better, the upstairs suffered. That's next on our list! The 3 pronged adapters are in the kitchen in the miscellaneous drawer left of the stove. Wish I'd known you hadn't found them! I will put more out so they're readily available for our next guests. Thanks again for your comments, both positive and negative. All comments are taken seriously and all negatives are corrected as quickly as possible. We hope to host you again!
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Corrales, New Mexico
5

Nice/Big Property for Families

  • 5 of 5

We arrived on Christmas Eve to spend the holidays and were pleasantly surprised at how big the house is and comfortable for everybody (youngest 2, oldest 80). It was nice that everything worked well and didn't require any effort...especially on a holiday after a 500 mile drive. The house is very centrally located in Long Beach, easy access to the public beach, aquarium, shopping and the freeways. The house was very nicely decorated for Christmas which was especially important for the little ones (ok, us older folk too!). Since the weather was pretty cold for SoCal, the fireplace was heaven sent and cozy and made Christmas that much nicer. Jennifer was always available and responsive and I appreciated that. As for lacks, maybe a few more eating utensils? With 7 people we were always washing cutlery but there was plenty of plasticware available. Had to buy toilet paper and trash bags but that was expected. I would gladly stay in this home again except next time it has to be in the summer so we could enjoy the pool and outside area more! Thanks, Jennifer, for sharing your charming home with us this holiday season!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful home

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time. The place was beautiful.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Family Home Great for Groups

  • 5 of 5

This house has a lot of wonderful communal space that is great for hanging out with family and friends. I would recommend this home to anyone coming to the Long Beach area.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, Caitlyn! I'm glad you wanted to stay a second time with your coworkers! You are welcome back any time.
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5

Third time for our family!

  • 5 of 5

This was our third time renting this home. The owner is always very sweet and accommodating. We love to spend most of our time in the beautiful extra large backyard BBQing with friends and family, swimming in the beautiful pool, or just relaxing with a book, Or driving to Long beach to watch the sunset. The house has a library of interesting books to read. It's always hard to leave but we have next time to look forward to! Thanks again! See you soon! 😊

  • Review Submitted: Oct 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Wow!! Awesome to have you back a 3rd time! Your recommendations are exactly in line with mine: Families with Young Children, Sightseeing, Girls Getaway, Age 55+, Families with Teenagers. Thank you and see you next time!
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4

The property was large and accommodated our family gathering and enjoying time relaxing very comfort

  • 4 of 5

My siblings and I attended a family funeral and wanted a place near the services to stay. This home was spacious and allowed our large family to gather comfortably . We loved the piano, stocked library, and the beds were very comfortable. The pool and yard were large and the neighborhood was very quiet and peaceful.

Jennifer was attentive and checked on us via text throughout the stay.

As she continues to improve the property I can only imagine it will be better and better.

The best thing about this property was the size, it was great to not be crammed into a hotel but to have space to lounge and enjoy time together.

For the price and the size I would definitely consider this home again .

  • Review Submitted: Sep 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review and I'm glad you all felt comfortable and relaxed. Definitely better than a hotel room! We look forward to your next stay at our home!
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Location

Nearest Airport
3 Miles
Long Beach
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Walking distance to Wine Bar, Sports Bar, etc
Nearest Ferry
5 Miles
Catalina Landing
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Blue Line to downtown Long Beach, Hollywood, etc
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Extremely freeway close to 405, 710, 91, 605, 105
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Walk to Mediterranean, Japanese, Thai, Italian...
Nearest Beach
5 Miles
Mother's Beach, Belmont Shore, many others!
Car: recommended

5 min to historic Rancho Los Cerritos. 10 min from STUBHUB Sports Center. 15 min from beaches, Catalina Landing, LB Aquarium, The Pike, Queen Mary, LB Convention Center, Edwards Stadium 26 movie theaters and the LB Towne Center for shopping. 15 minutes from Belmont Shore's beaches, restaurants, shopping. 30 min from Disneyland & Hollywood.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Los Cerritos, Los Angeles area

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Summer, 2017
16 Jun 2017 - 24 Aug 2017
2 night minimum stay
£503
for 2 nights
From
£181
£1,267
£6,176
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add £20 per night, per additional guest
 
Labor Day Weekend, 2017
1 Sep 2017 - 4 Sep 2017
2 night minimum stay
£503
for 2 nights
From
£181
£1,267
£6,176
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add £20 per night, per additional guest
 
Thanksgiving, 2017
22 Nov 2017 - 26 Nov 2017
2 night minimum stay
£543
for 2 nights
From
£201
£1,348
£5,371
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add £20 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£463
for 2 nights
From
£161
From
£181
Fri,Sat
£1,187
£4,164
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add £20 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £402
Cleaning £141

No pets. No smoking except outside by the pool where ashtray is provided. No loud or profane parties. All guests must be respectful of our neighbors and the neighborhood. Quiet hour begins at 10pm on week nights and 11:00pm on week end nights. No loud parties.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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