Santa Barbara Estate Rental Photos and Description
Expansive ocean view 2/2 bedroom/bath home (add pvt 1/1 bdrm/ba cottage = 3/3 +
Enjoy stunning panoramic ocean, coastline, Channel Island, & mountain views at this relaxing gated estate, especially at sunrise and sunset. This uniquely situated home is located in the foothills of the Las Padres National Forest in Santa Barbara and in the Riviera Estates area of Santa Barbara on 1.3 acres of nature and nearby walking and biking trails. So near, yet so far from dense neighborhoods and traffic. This is a sanctuary of peace in and paradise in a beautiful setting.
The indoors and outdoors seamlessly merge into one with large wrap-around decking surrounded by warm sunshine and cool shade of Coastal Live Oaks & citrus trees. Several outside dining, relaxation wild and lush gardens, outdoor combo water-fire pit, peaceful waterfalls and koi pond, wildlife, relaxing hot tub overlooking the sunset over the ocean and more add to the peaceful retreat.
Sunrise, hang-gliders, colorful sunsets, stargazing, a full moon shimmering over the ocean, and sparkling evening lights in your private gardens and of the canyons and coastlines of Santa Barbara, Montecito and beyond offer free entertainment. You'll never want to leave this peaceful sanctuary.
This is the perfect retreat for a vacation in paradise, romantic, private, creative or small family getaway. Within 10 minutes or less, enjoy the ocean, harbor, lively restaurants, arts and culture venues, downtown street scene, beaches, shopping, public and private gardens, the historic Santa Barbara Mission, and much more, yet a world apart at your Pacific Peace Retreat Home.
This NEW! listing discusses the benefits of renting the 2 bedroom house within the gated estate. With a 5 night minimum fee at $549/night. Multi-week and monthly stays are discounted. (+ tax/fees) as noted in the on-line Rates range.
Enjoy stunning ocean, coastline, Channel Island and garden views from virtually every interior and exterior space on 1.3 acres. The main 2 bedroom/2 bath home (est 1600 sf) has vaulted ceilings, many French glass doors and windows opening to views and decks. Both bedrooms in the main house have a private exterior entry, private ensuite bath), desks, luxury king bed(master) and queen bed (guest) sleep systems and lush linens. The full living room with fireplace and 55' LED TV, dining room (for 6 + space for more), full kitchen with breakfast bar.
Your patio deck by your master bedroom includes a private entry, beautiful gardens, loungers, umbrellas, deck heater, firepit, private hot tub overlooking the sunset over the ocean, a waterfall and much more! The guests in the 2nd bedroom also enjoys a private entry and deck with loungers tucked in the shade of the oaks overlooking the ocean.
The peaceful setting also includes multiple decks overlooking the ocean, islands, coastline, canyon, mountains, gardens.
There is shared access to gas BBQ, koi pond with waterfall, fountains, more deck heaters, umbrellas, up to 2 bicycles, beach chairs, free laundry facilities and much more (even access to a nearby health club with pool and fitness classes). Fee based massage on-site also available. With these few shared amenities, guests are expected to show mutual respect for access.
All this is just minutes from parks, biking and hiking trails and local Montecito and Santa Barbara villages, plus nearby wine country. The contemporary indoor space and outdoor living effortlessly merge into an idyllic backdrop and oasis for the ultimate Santa Barbara getaway. You will need a car for convenience (free private parking provided at your rental).
'Amazing Ocean View Cottage Paradise (vrbo.com/428679) is detached, also within the gated estate, and may be available as a separate rental or combined with the main 2 bedroom home rental for additional space. You can rent either (or both at a modest discount when available and rented together). Questions about renting both, or either for an extended stay or possible luxury house swap, contact the owner/host at 805.637.2382.
- Events Allowed
- Long-term Renters Welcome
- Minimum Age Limit for Renters
- limited accessibility
- non smoking only
- pets not allowed
About Diane and Steve Pearson
Looking for a place to test retirement or enjoy a vacation or healing retreat? This gated private estate, Pacific Peace, in Santa Barbara is Paradise!. Steve and Diane recently retired from 35 years in Juneau, Alaska after an extensive career in Hospitality, Travel and Law. Santa Barbara won over our hearts and provides a healthy new lifestyle full of culture and new friends - oh and year round sunshine as well!
Diane and Steve Pearson purchased this estate in 2010
Why Diane and Steve Pearson chose Santa Barbara
This property is truly Paradise. We looked and many hundreds of homes nationally and internationally before selecting this restorative and fun retreat destination.
What makes this estate unique
The peaceful sounds of the ponds, fountains and waterfalls compliment the garden wildlife and the deep blue ocean views. Every time we travel, we realize why we chose this location and are ever so grateful that, as usual, things work out exactly like they are supposed to in life, even when we didn't plan to live here. Serendipity!