SPECTACULAR OCEAN PRIVATE RETREAT

Michael Rider

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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 30 nights

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SPECTACULAR OCEAN PRIVATE RETREAT

Laguna Beach House Rental Photos and Description

3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, sleeps 6

Come for the incredible views and the world renowned climate….stay for the amazingly luxurious accommodations.

Set on a uniquely private lot the house was lovingly fully renovated. It is now configured with three large bedroom suites each with its own private full bath. The house was recently featured in Romantic Homes magazine.

Travertine steps lead you from the garage down through lush landscaping past a six-foot high waterfall to the entry patio furnished with Brown Jordan chairs, glass topped table and French baker’s rack. This private outdoor sitting area is perfect for casual lunches or cocktails.

As you enter the house your breath will be taken away as you gaze at the magnificent panoramic views of Catalina Island, San Clemente Island, and the Pacific. The house is situated high enough (five blocks above the beach itself) to provide spectacular views up and down

The entry level includes:

Dining room with a beautiful wrought iron glass topped table that can accommodate eight and breakfront fully stocked with fine china and glassware.

Wonderful French style tiled kitchen plus walk-in pantry. Appliances include:

•Subzero refrigerator/freezer

•Thermador gas cook top

•Dacor electric convection oven

•Bosch dishwasher

•French country style farm sink

Guest suite with premium outfitted queen sized bed, small reading nook with chandelier, LCD HDTV, and tiled bathroom featuring a soaking bathtub, marble topped sink in French style chest, and linen closet. Owned by an artist, beautifully decorated and filled with distinctive art, the living room comfortably seats eight with its two separate seating areas. The main area takes full advantage of the incredible views of Catalina Island due West and one can see as far North as Palos Verdes.

The smaller sitting area with custom built-ins is centered on the gas fireplace and its magnificent marble mantle. It also has a 37” LCD HDTV and controls for the sound system throughout the house.

The upper balcony accessed from the living room has unparalleled 180 degree views up and down the southern California coast. You’ll quickly understand why Laguna Beach is compared favorably to the French Rivera. The balcony has a glass railing that provides endless sunset and whitewater viewing. The space is perfect for al fresco dining with table and chairs and includes a natural gas stainless steel grill. It also has an antique day bed that is convenient for stretching out to read your favorite novel.

The entire lower level of the house comprises the master suite. The suite includes a desk area, sitting room area, bedroom, and a luxurious bathroom. The coffered ceiling sitting area has a 42' LCD HDTV and a comfortable leather sofa-bed and wing chairs centered upon an over-sized gas fireplace with wood carved mantle and granite surround and hearth. The bedroom which is located two steps above the sitting area has a California king-size bed, art deco love seat and 37” LCD HDTV. The spacious bathroom has a beautiful limestone and glass shower, separate toilet room with etched glass door, and his and hers closets. The desk area has a storage area with a printer hidden behind leather panel doors.

The third bedroom suite has its own private entrance and is perfect for parents or those desiring some space between themselves and the other guests. It is equipped with a 56' DLP HDTV with surround sound speaker system. It has a beautiful queen-size bed. The suite includes a full bathroom with tiled tub.

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Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only

Michael Rider

This advertiser has been with HomeAway.com since 2010
Speaks english
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 30 nights
Travel with confidence
Travel with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
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Reviews

Reviews

5
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Spectacular Ocean Private Retreat
average rating of 4.975 based on 40 reviews
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Spectacular Ocean Private Retreat
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p272237
Laguna Beach Orange County
5

This is a beautifully decorated, custom home!

  • 5 of 5
This home is situated on a cliff with amazing views of the ocean and Catalina Island. We felt the neighborhood was very safe. Although the homes are relatively close together, the landscaping gives you a ton of privacy, especially in the front courtyard and on the lower deck. We couldn't believe how nicely decorated this home was for a rental--all the linens, dishes, appliances, are high end. The furniture is beautiful. If you have older children, this home is ideal. Our 19 year old stayed in the guest suite, which is separated by the courtyard. But with his window open, we could call his name from the main house without raising our voice at all and he could hear us. You can open the double French doors in the front of the home, and the double sliders in the back and get a fabulous breeze. No bugs, no noise. If we ever come back to California, we will definitely stay here. Thank you, MIke, for a wonderful family vacation!
  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
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Spectacular Ocean Private Retreat
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p272237
Laguna Beach Orange County
5

Beautiful property in Laguna Beach

  • 5 of 5
This was a wonderful home away from home. The amenities such as sheets, towels, even the beach towels were top notch. We ate dinners on the patio overlooking the ocean and watching the sun go down. It was clean and lovely. The location is excellent and gorgeous but know that it is quite a way up a hill and driving is necessary almost anywhere. It can be walked but you might use some muscles you haven't used in a while. All communication was done directly through the owner which was efficient and pleasant. I felt like I was staying at a friend's house. Would definitely stay here again.
  • Submitted: May 15, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
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Spectacular Ocean Private Retreat
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p272237
Laguna Beach Orange County
5

A wonderful experience!

  • 5 of 5
We had a spectacular stay in the end of April 2014. The house is that of a connoisseur. The location perched high above the sea has breathtaking views. The is a lovely breeze that blows right through the house, often scented with Jasmine, planted on the property. The decks are wonderful for sunning and relaxing.

The house is filled with comfortable, tasteful furnishings and wonderful original art. The kitchen has everything a gourmet chef would desire. Our favorite part was the master suite with its entire floor, and private deck. What a wonderful bathroom!

I recommend this property and we will certainly be back.
  • Submitted: May 3, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
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Spectacular Ocean Private Retreat
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p272237
Laguna Beach Orange County
5

Perfect house for our Laguna getaway

  • 5 of 5
The house was perfect for our family's needs. First of all, the view is spectacular from all around the house, but most of all from the upstairs deck. The house was extremely well appointed and does not have the feel of a "rental" property. The furnishings are top-notch, and the same goes for the linens and the mattresses. It's not often that you go on vacation and come home wanting to buy the same mattress you slept in while away on vacation. The kitchen was great, the location was as well. It's just up the street from the Montage, very close to great restaurants, and just down the hill to one of the best beaches in Laguna. We can't wait to return.
  • Submitted: Apr 25, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
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Spectacular Ocean Private Retreat
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p272237
Laguna Beach Orange County
5

Beautiful luxury home with unbelievable views!

  • 5 of 5
This is the most amazing house we have ever stayed in for a vacation. The home is gorgeous. It was resort living with all the comforts of home. I could not believe the views from the house/decks. Miles and miles of ocean. The perfect end to a day at the beach was grilling dinner and eating outside while watching the sunset each night. The kitchen has everything a cook could ask for and more. Great range, etc. The back house was a huge hit with my 2 teenagers. The house is spacious and comfortable. It has an enormous master bedroom with ocean views.
We could walk to the beach, but drove most of the time because of all our gear. The free trolley picks up at the bottom of the hill and is most convenient as well. The owner is kind and generous-wanting your stay to be truly great. He was very helpful with recommendations, details of the house, etc. (The neighbors were great too!)
We would stay here again and again.
  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
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Spectacular Ocean Private Retreat
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p272237
Laguna Beach Orange County
5

OUTSTANDING!

  • 5 of 5
We can't say enough good things about Mike and Debbie's house in Laguna. It was so well decorated and furnished and the views were incredible. Located in a very nice and quiet neighborhood with a very nice next door neighbor that oversees the property for them. Their house is very well stocked with everything you need, making it feel just like home (except for the views, did I mention how incredible they are.) We chose to grill on the upper deck a couple of nights in order to relax and enjoy the sunsets versus trying to get a reservation at a restaurant with a view of the ocean. I could go on and on but suffice it to say that we enjoyed their house so much that for our next vacation to Southern California, we will plan to stay there again. What a great location too, whether you want to go into L.A. or drive down to San Diego or visit any number of beaches in between.

I also want to mention that working with Mike on the rental of their house was a real pleasure. It's always nice doing business with a honest person, one with character and a great personality. He was very accommodating and we appreciated that immensely.

Our kids and grandkids agree with us that this was one of the best family vacations we have ever been on thanks to Mike and Debbie's beautiful house.

Sincerely,

David & Gayle
Plano, Texas
  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
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Map

Map

Nearest Airport
14 Miles
John Wayne (Orange County) SNA
Nearest Beach
0.3 Miles
Victoria Beach

The home is located four blocks above beautiful Victoria beach. It is a three minute drive to the south to the fabulous Montage Resort http://www.montagelagunabeach.com/ with its wonderful spa, restaurants, and beach all of which are open to the public. The downtown area of Laguna Beach with its many unique shops and restaurants is a five minute drive away. In addition, there are many fabulous restaurants within a one to three minute drive from the house. We provide you a list of some of our personal favorites.

Other Activities: Health/beauty spa, boating

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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Laguna Beach House Rental Rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Summer
Jun 1 2014 - Aug 31 2014
30 night minimum stay
$15,000
 
 
Fall
Sep 1 2014 - Nov 30 2014
30 night minimum stay
$11,500
 
 
Winter
Dec 1 2014 - Feb 28 2015
30 night minimum stay
$10,500
 
 
My Standard Rate
30 night minimum stay
$10,500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $2,000
Notes MasterCard or Visa accepted
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Amenities

Amenities

Laguna Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2050 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
  • Near The Ocean
Theme:
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Heating
  • Parking
  • Living Room
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Filtered Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Laundry Soap
  • Paper Towels
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Shampoo
  • Basic Soaps
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Iron & Board
  • Telescope
  • Parking On Street
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet
  • Fireplace
  • Linens Provided
  • Telephone
  • Broadband Access
  • Wireless Internet
  • Clothes Dryer
Kitchen:
  • Stove
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Stove
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Pantry Items
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • 4 Ring Stove
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Master Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , total luxury
    Guest Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , beautiful fixtures
    Guest Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , lovely tile
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Guest Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Guest Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
  • Each bedroom suite is on a separate level providing wonderful privacy.
Entertainment:
  • VCR
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Communication / Internet:
  • fax
Outside:
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Terrace
  • Beach Towels
  • Binoculars
  • Balcony
  • Wood Deck
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Deck / Patio
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • museums
  • theme parks
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • restaurants
  • botanical garden
  • library
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • sight seeing
  • antiquing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • bird watching
  • beachcombing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • massage therapist
  • fitness center
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • snorkeling
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • cycling
  • golf
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Masseuse Available for Massage on Totally Private Lower Deck, Chef Available for Special Dinners, Maid Service Available
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