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South Pasadena Cottage Near Metro

People5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 5

This 1919 cottage is located in the heart of South Pasadena's Mission District, a 2 minute walk to the Metro Station.The neighborhood has been featured in many Hollywood films, TV shows & commercials. We have a "Walkability" score of 91 so you will not need a car to get around. Close to the train which takes you to Downtown LA, Arts District, Chinatown, Old Town Pasadena, Staples Center, etc. Walking distance to restaurants, bars, coffee shops, grocery stores, schools, churches & much more.

We have a crib/playpen/bassinet on site and are happy to provide if requested ahead of time.

Please feel free to email me at kristin @ huntmrtg. c o m for more details.

More Details

Owner
Owner/Property Manager
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
21 September, 2017

About Owner/Property Manager

Richard and I were both born and raised in the San Gabriel Valley and love our town of South Pasadena. We are working professionals and enjoy VRBO hosting as we live in the front house of or VRBO property. Our favorite places to travel are the mountains and beaches in California and we have a Cast Iron collection hobby and love cooking Organic. We also enjoy Netflix binging, playing cards and hosting friends and family to our home.

Owner/Property Manager purchased this cottage in 2006

Why Owner/Property Manager chose Los Angeles

This private cottage offers the convenience of a hotel in a very desirable area with the ability to cook and live in a private setting. With a walkability score of 92, it is very convenient to stay without a car. Many people have stayed visiting family and friends in town, people attending local events such as Rose Bowl activities, graduations, weddings, family events, loved ones in local hospitals, Downtown LA (LA Live) events, business travel, short internships, homes being worked on and need a place to stay during construction. It is outfitted with all the modern conveniences such as Le Creuset pots and pans high speed WiFi.

What makes this cottage unique

We are pet friendly but need find out what animal(s) you are traveling with before we finalize your reservation. Please add one guest for each pet to cover the cost.

Location

Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Burbank Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.3 Miles
Griffin's of Kinsale
Nearest Ferry
46 Miles
Balboa Island, Newport
Nearest Golf
1.2 Miles
Arroyo Seco 3 Par
Nearest Train
0.1 Miles
Gold Line Metro
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
110 Freeway
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Miles
Mike & Anne's
Nearest Ski
39 Miles
Mount Baldy
Nearest Beach
22 Miles
Santa Monica
Car: not necessary

The Cottage has a Walkability score of 92. It's close to the light rail Metro train, buses, UBER, many grocery stores including Trader Joe's and Bristol Farms. It's close to many coffee shops, bars, restaurants, shops, Airports, library, schools, Senior Center, Downtown LA, Old Town Pasadena, Lake Avenue Shopping Corridor, Hospitals, many freeways, hiking trails, walking distance to over 20 Pokestops and much more...

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Northeast Los Angeles in Los Angeles

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 14:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Single Bed
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • 2 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • Shopping
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • equestrian events
  • hiking
  • tennis

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(9 traveller reviews)

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South Pasadena Cottage Near Metro
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5

The property was clean, comfortable and well maintained.

  • 5 of 5

My family and I really enjoyed the cottage as well the surrounding area. We will definitely be coming back. The property owners Kristin and Richard are really good people.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beware!

  • 1 of 5

This is a very small cottage. It is in the back of the house. Even though my husband smoked outside in the patio area, never in the house, we were accused of smoking in the house and damaging curtains, lamps, etc. dogs were welcome, and we paid for them as extra people. But, when we left them inside, they were too noisy. So, the rest of the time we put them in the back bedroom. We never cooked, and I washed all sheets, towels, mattress pad. Comforter was never used and placed in drawer. We never got our deposit, and were accused of leaving "dog soaked towels, comforter, pillows and shams. The only poop was, the big dog poop from their dog in the common area. I was shocked! After all the effort to take care of this property, as we have in the past with other rentals, I am very upset. Also, FYI, you have to go to the police station to buy a tag to put on your car each night, so you will not get a ticket. You can buy only three nights worth at a time. Not for smokers, people with dogs, or people that don't want to get ripped off by the owners of the property! Also, when I removed mattress pad to wash it, I noticed dried blood on the mattress. Eeew.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 27, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Maureen's husband chain smoked inside of the Cottage for the entire 5 days. They left the cottage a mess for which we have had to hire an entire cleaning crew staff to mitigate the smoke smell and wash and sanitize everything in the cottage including walls, fabrics, etc... She arrived with two dogs trying to sneak them into the cottage without asking if she could even have a dog. We had to chase her for the money and acted she didn't understand the clear rules about dogs. The dogs barked loudly the entire 5 day stay. They peed on down comforters, towels and pillows. Maureen then hid the items ruined by her pets so we wouldn't immediately find them. The dog waste was left for us to clean up as well. We have never had to keep a deposit on a guest in four years of hosting families in our Cottage until now. She was punitive of our keeping deposit money, so she wrote an awful review.
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5

Always Amazing!!!!!

  • 5 of 5

This was my second time to stay in Kristen's cottage and I continue to love it!!! It is everything and more....that you see in her pictures and description!! There is always a warm and welcome feel as soon as you walk in the front door.!! I was so thankful the dates were open during the time I was in South Pasadena! It will always be my first choice😊?

  • Review Submitted: Jul 27, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great!

  • 5 of 5

The cottage is charming and comfortable. It's has everything you could possibly need. The owners were great and very helpful. We really enjoyed the shared courtyard.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 22, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Lovely and Well-Located

  • 5 of 5

I brought my elderly mother to LA to visit my kids/her grandkids, and we had the nicest stay at this property! Everything about the arrangements was easy, the place is super clean, comfortable, and well-located on a South Pasadena street near a park, coffee shop, and lots of other great places.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 14, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great place and quiet

  • 5 of 5

The cottage was lovely, the owners very nice and we were quite comfortable.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 14, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Northeast Los Angeles, 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
 
Coldplay
6 Oct 2017 - 6 Oct 2017
1 night minimum stay
£234
for 1 night
From
£153
 
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
 
Thanksgiving 2017
20 Nov 2017 - 21 Nov 2017
1 night minimum stay
£226
for 1 night
From
£144
 
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
 
Thanksgiving 2017
22 Nov 2017 - 26 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
£704
for 3 nights
From
£207
 
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas 2017
21 Dec 2017 - 25 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£704
for 3 nights
From
£207
 
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas 2017
26 Dec 2017 - 27 Dec 2017
1 night minimum stay
£237
for 1 night
From
£156
 
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
 
New Year's 2017
28 Dec 2017 - 1 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£948
for 3 nights
From
£289
 
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
£222
for 1 night
From
£141
From
£159
Fri,Sat
£1,104
£4,508
 
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £81.49
Additional Guest Fee £11.85 per person per night
Damage Deposit £370.4

Parking: Parking during the day is free with our Resident's Pass that we will loan you to put in your car. There is plenty of street parking and you will need to go through the City of South Pasadena on their website to purchase overnight parking for a minimal fee.

The Cottage shares a common area with the front house where the owner lives, and The Studio, which is also on the property. It also has its own back yard.

Length of Stay: If you are planning to stay longer than one month, we can work with you on the upfront fees and collect the 2nd month starting on the 2nd month of your stay.

Cancellation Policy: We have a strict Cancellation Policy. We will offer a 50% refund, until 1 week prior to your stay, excluding VRBO fees.

We have a crib/playpen available if traveling with a baby.

Pets: If you are traveling in increments less than 1 week, your pet fee will be $18/day. If you are traveling for more than 1 week, it will be a flat rate of $100 for the duration of your stay.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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