Affordable Beach Getaway - 2 Blocks to Beach & Town

Affordable Beach Getaway - 2 Blocks to Beach & Town

Overview

Property Details

Updated: Oct 15, 2014
1 Bedroom, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 1-3)

Welcome to our bright & sunny 1 bedroom & 1 bathroom Affordable Beach Getaway. We are located 2 blocks from the Beach, Stearns Wharf, Public Pool, Harbor, world-class dining, and downtown shops, including our own local Farmers market. Leave your car and parking worries behind.

See our independent Reviews to help you decide!

Within blocks are a European deli and market, bakery and sandwich shop, three wineries and a grocery store leaving little need to leave the neighborhood. In addition there are bike rentals, Segway rentals, peddle surrey rentals, a skate park, the Chase Palm Park with a merry-go-round and the site of a craft fair each Sunday that lines the beach boardwalk. The Santa Barbara Zoo and the Bird Sanctuary are an easy mile and half walk. If you are traveling to Santa Barbara by train the Secret Getaway is two blocks from the train station and there is a car rental agency two blocks away in case you want to explore the Santa Ynez Valley wine country. If you are tired of walking, all of these attractions can be reached by a local 25 cents-a-ride shuttle bus that runs up State Street and along the ocean front from the harbor to the zoo.

Our Affordable Getaway is about 700 square feet and offers a fully equipped kitchen, bedroom with king bed, clean full bathroom with limestone throughout,a large living room with full size pull out couch, Waterford fireplace, 42' high definition TV and DVD, and sliding glass doors leading to a large private balcony complete with chaise lounges, table and chairs, gas grill and potted plants. We also offer complimentary wireless broadband interne. private washer and dryer and very rare for the beach private reserved parking.

We are located in the best area of Santa Barbara, the Historic West Beach area, a high end residential neighborhood, not on a commercial thoroughfare or adjacent to the railroad tracks or highway.

In addition, we equip you with a binder filled with recommendations for activites and restaraunts.

We have everything you need for a fun filled time and are unmatched in location, quality and price!

Our pictures, location and price tell it all!

Keywords: Vacation Rental by Owner

More Details
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided

Recent Review

About the Owner

My husband and I own and manage each of our properties. We have pride of ownership and when you call with questions regarding the properties or any concerns you speak directly to us. Because of this attention to detail we are fortunate enought to have over 50% repeat business. We hope to host you as well.

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Reviews

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Affordable Beach Getaway - 2 Blocks to Beach & Town
http://www.vacationrentals.com/listing/p133264vb
-(805) 689-8994 Ask for Melanie (California, USA)
Santa Barbara Santa Barbara County
Bradenton, Fl
5

Wonderful suprize

  • 5 of 5
We needed a place to stay in SB at the last minute. We had stayed at another one of Melanie and Todd's properties in the past so I contacted them and they had the affordable beach getaway available at the last minute.
What a pleasant suprize. The unit is a one bedroom but the layout made it feel very roomy. The furnishings are very upscale yet comfotable and chic. Every detail was thought out and attended to in this unit. The balcony was a huge plus.
The location was great- we walked to dinner and breakfast the next morning.
The entire building is well kept, quiet and very upscale mediterrainean.
We would highly recommend any of Melanie and Todd's properties.
They do an amazing job!
  • Submitted: Apr 9, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Affordable Beach Getaway - 2 Blocks to Beach & Town
http://www.vacationrentals.com/listing/p133264vb
-(805) 689-8994 Ask for Melanie (California, USA)
Santa Barbara Santa Barbara County
san diego
5

Wonderful place great location

  • 5 of 5
This is a wonderful apartment it's a couple blocks from the beach and a 15 minute walk to State Street in a beautiful neighborhood. It was quiet, clean, and comfortable we had a wonderful time. Thank you Melanie.
  • Submitted: Apr 8, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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Affordable Beach Getaway - 2 Blocks to Beach & Town
http://www.vacationrentals.com/listing/p133264vb
-(805) 689-8994 Ask for Melanie (California, USA)
Santa Barbara Santa Barbara County
5

Perfect!

  • 5 of 5
This place is the most adorable little place that we've stayed in in quite a while. Melanie and Todd have not over looked anything. The place is very well equipped. The bed was heaven. Good linens super clean.
I would definite this as a perfect "A+"
Thanks so much.
Frank and Charlotte
Kansas City
  • Submitted: Jun 5, 2013
  • Stayed: May 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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Affordable Beach Getaway - 2 Blocks to Beach & Town
http://www.vacationrentals.com/listing/p133264vb
-(805) 689-8994 Ask for Melanie (California, USA)
Santa Barbara Santa Barbara County
London England
5

Well located comfort

  • 5 of 5
This is the third time we have come from the UK and stopped in one these owners' vacation rentals at this location and we will return. A great location with good comfortable accommodation and a large balcony (even with a small view of the mountains) to soak up the morning sun. Easy walk to beach, harbour, wharf and State Street and with a reserved parking space, easy driving to all of Santa Barbara's attractions and beyond. Owners responded very quickly to any request we had and the bed alone is worth coming for. Quiet, comfortable and very relaxing! Well recommended.
  • Submitted: Oct 8, 2012
  • Stayed: Sep 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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Affordable Beach Getaway - 2 Blocks to Beach & Town
http://www.vacationrentals.com/listing/p133264vb
-(805) 689-8994 Ask for Melanie (California, USA)
Santa Barbara Santa Barbara County
San Diego
5

Perfect stay in SB!

  • 5 of 5
We had a fantastic stay! The unit was absolutely perfect- beautifully decorated, quiet, clean and in a prime location. We had on site, secure parking, an adorable balcony and all the creature comforts of home. We did not want to leave. We've already told all our friends and will definity return in the near future. It was also helpful to have received suggestions on restaurant and local attractions from Melanie.
  • Submitted: Sep 19, 2011
  • Stayed: Sep 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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Affordable Beach Getaway - 2 Blocks to Beach & Town
http://www.vacationrentals.com/listing/p133264vb
-(805) 689-8994 Ask for Melanie (California, USA)
Santa Barbara Santa Barbara County
Austin, TX
5

GREAT Santa Barbara property

  • 5 of 5
This is the third time my family has stayed in one of these owners' properties. We LOVE the spaces because they're beautifully appointed and maintained, very convenient, and far more enjoyable than hotels. Melanie and Todd do everything possible to make their guests feel at home. The apartment is within easy walking distance of the pier, the harbor, and downtown SB. If we are in Santa Barbara again, these units will be our first choice for accommodation.
  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2011
  • Stayed: Jul 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway

Location

From the Owner

There are so many Santa Barbara properties available for rent. The number one difference between all of them are location, location, location. The closer to the beach and the closer to Santa Barbara the more expensive the real estate. We are 2 blocks to the beach and downtown, not on a commercial thorough fare, not next to the highway or railroad track and not a bus ride or car ride away from downtown. We combine our location with the best pricing and the best amenities. Finally, we are immaculately clean

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Santa Barbara Airport at 10 Miles Car: not necessary

Check in time is 4 PM

Check out time is 11 AM

There are 700+ vacation rentals in the 'Santa Barbara Area'. Vacation rentals pricing follow the same trend as real estate pricing - location, location. The farther out you go out of Santa Barbara, the less expensive the real estate and the better the vacation rental pricing.

We are located in the best area of Santa Barbara - the Historic West Beach Area - 2 blocks to the Beach and downtown Santa Barbara, yet not on a commercial thoroughfare, not next to the railroad tracks or not adjacent a highway. And we offer private reserved parking.

In addition to location, look at our property and compare amenities and pricing. We are unmatched.

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Rental rates

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3 night minimum stay
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$995
 

Additional information about rental rates

  • Tax Rate 12.0%

Standard method of payment is checks and direct deposits at any Bank of America Branch.

Credit card payment via PayPal and bank wire transfers are also accepted but in these cases the 4% PayPal fee & $25/wire transfer fee are applied.

Cancellation policy - the amount of deposit received is subject to loss, excluding the damage security deposit, unless re-rented for that time period.

$300 refundable damage security deposit and surcharge above party of 2.

High season rates apply for key Holidays and UCSB Gradutation week.

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Maximum occupancy up to 4 with full size pull out couch.

50% of the rent, tax, cleaning fee & damage security deposit are required to confirm a reservation with the remaining 50% due 30 days before check-in.

Amenities

Property Type

  • house

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Tourist Attractions

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool ...

Suitability

  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • Beachfront

Attractions

  • botanical garden
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo

Leisure Activities

  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Floor Area

  • 800 sq. ft.

Bathrooms

  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1

Bedrooms

  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1
  • King size beds (1) with full size pull out couch in the living room

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill

Meals

  • Guests provide their own meals

Learn more about this vacation rental at the owner's website

Notes:

  • Private washer and dryer, full size pull out couch, Waterford fireplace, Complimentary wireless internet
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