Todd Murray

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Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights
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THE MADMEN HOUSE

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3 BDRM HOUSE with pool! CHECK OUT 360 DEGREE VIRTUAL TOUR Bottom of this page!

This house was built in 1953, completely renovated in 2008 to a gorgeous contemporary mid-century home...so sexy, the real estate agents in LA nicknamed it THE MADMEN HOUSE.

LOS FELIZ This modern luxury designer home is located on a beautiful tree lined street in the foothills of the exclusive Los Feliz neigbhorhood. This ideal location is just minutes from prime city activities and sights yet maintains a sense of privacy and seclusion.

The 3-bedroom home features three bedrooms and three baths in the main house.

Further Details: This Mid-Century home is nearly 2400 sq feet, features an open floor plan and has a gorgeous front lawn as well as a 1,000+ sq foot patio/pool area with a gas grill, lounge chairs, and sun umbrella, perfect for outdoor entertaining.It features a stunning pool with a soothing waterfall over stacked stone and a shallow 'Baja Ledge'' for sunning.

The living room is highlighted by a stacked stone gas fireplace and with a turn of a knob, the entire glass wall opens to the pool.

Adjacent to this room is the tiled Lanai that flows right through another glass wall and spills out and around the pool...this wall can also be opened up in which the entire living space becomes a part of the outdoors.

The spacious dining room overlooks the lanai area with fabulous walnut floors throughout. This house is the quintessential entertaining home, yet is private and quiet. All of the glass walls have sumptuous floor to ceiling linen drapes to give you 100% privacy.

The gourmet kitchen has Viking Professional Series appliances including a 6-burner gas stove, wall microwave oven and a Miele Coffee Station. Spacious countertops perfect for prepping & casual entertaining. Chef-grade cookware is included. Morning and evening meals in the dining room can seat 12-14 guests comfortably. The entire living space is an open Mid-Century feel.

The master bedroom has walnut floors, an en suite bathroom with a separate shower and spacious tub. King size bed and flat screen TV, DVR, walk-in closet, and luxurious linens. It shares a private back deck with the third bedroom.

A second bedroom is spacious with Queen Size bed, flat TV, and wall to wall carpeting. This bedroom has it's own 3/4 bath.

A third en suite bedroom has a Queen size bed and is light and playful with it's own Hotel style tiled bathroom, flat screen tv, and opens out to a private back deck shared with the Master Bedroom.

This house maintains all of the charm of the original 1950's design, while having been re-built & updated with all modern amenities. There is wireless Internet throughout. Also is equipped with a security system,.

The home is perfect for someone coming to Los Angeles to work on a film, friends looking for a FABulous vacation spot and families looking for THE place that will keep children of ALL ages happy.

Location: Los Angeles, Los Feliz California, USA (Minutes from Hollywood, Silverlake, Downtown and Studios, 101 Freeway, 5 Freeway, Glendale, Pasadena, Burbank).

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Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • smoking allowed
  • children welcome
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • alternative lifestyle
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair accessible

Todd Murray

This advertiser has been with HomeAway.com since 2011
Speaks english
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This home is owned and has been restored by a 20 year Los Angeles resident. Originally from the East Coast, I came to LA to enjoy its freedoms, creativity, and opportunity. I am the second owner of this house originally built in 1954, and restoring it was a true labor of love. I am a business man as well as a professional singer.

Todd Murray purchased this house in 2008

This house is special...it feels somewhat like a vacation home in Palm Springs, open and modern...but yet it is in a lovely residential area of LA, walking distance to awesome eateries, safe and old Hollywood elegance. MAKE SURE YOU CLICK ON THE LINK FOR THE INTERACTIVE VIRTUAL TOUR...YOU FEEL EXACTLY LIKE YOU ARE STANDING IN THE HOME. Freeways minutes away, Downtown 20 minutes away, and you can walk to a concert at the Greek Theater.

2 outdoor seating areas, , sweet pool that can be heated easily, with water wall that can be heard through the house. Open floor plan so fun for gatherings. Feels like vacation everyday.

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights
Book with confidence
Book with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
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Reviews

Reviews

5
based on 9 traveler reviews

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The MadMen House
average rating of 5.0 based on 9 reviews
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The MadMen House
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p901840
+1 310.780.9662
Los Angeles Los Angeles County
Celebration Florida USA
5

Top Notch Vacation Rental Home

  • 5 of 5
This home is a great find, stylish, contemporary and comfortable. The kitchen had high end appliances and was well equipped with quality items. Our family loved the fact that you could open the sliding doors and enjoy the indoor and outdoors at the same time, benefiting from the great California climate. A great location for enjoying the attractions and we loved the vigorous walk up to the Griffin Observatory and enjoyed seeing the terrific views both day and night of LA and looking through the telescopes at the planets. It suited our family perfectly which included a 15 year old teenager and an 86 year old Grandma. Plenty of space for all of us to come home to and relax and grill out after a busy day sight seeing. Todd was very welcoming and helpful and we appreciated all his advise along with his quick help on sending out someone to help us with the DVD player. We highly recommend this rental home and very much appreciate Todd's immediate return of our security deposit. We would not hesitate on going back to his house again. We had a fantastic time and experience, thanks Todd!
  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank YOU. You were awesome guests and it is gratifying to hear and see a family enjoy LA and my home that I so caring renovated. The best reward is knowing you enjoyed yourself. Come back soon!
business
The MadMen House
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p901840
+1 310.780.9662
Los Angeles Los Angeles County
5

Remarkable place to stay

  • 5 of 5
My family and i stayed for a week and totally love the house and location. The owener Todd is an awesome host and all of his restaurant suggetions were right on. I can't say enough about his hospitality. I hope we get the opportunity to stay there again.
  • Submitted: Jun 30, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thank you Jana! When Nashville can spare you...come back to LA.
business
The MadMen House
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p901840
+1 310.780.9662
Los Angeles Los Angeles County
5

Beautiful and relaxing vacation home

  • 5 of 5
Had a great stay at this property. The house is a real beauty and the coffee maker was incredible! The pool was just the right size as well and heated up quickly. I would definitely recommend you to stay at this property.
  • Submitted: Jun 12, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much Jason! I am the second owner of this home built in the early 50's and I personally designed and renovated the house to feel open, full of light, and relaxing, in short, to feel like everyday is vacation. Thanks for taking the time to write. There is no better reward than to know you fully enjoyed my home. And yes, the Miele coffee station rocks doesn't it?! Cheers.
business
The MadMen House
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p901840
+1 310.780.9662
Los Angeles Los Angeles County
Sydney, Australia
5

Sports Illustrated Shoot

  • 5 of 5
We traveled from Australia to photograph one the world famous Sports Illustrated models. We were greeted by the owner, whom is incredibly generous and welcoming. We quickly felt like we were at home and the jet lag had disappeared quickly because of our surroundings. The walks around the the neighborhood are the best in LA without doubt. The coffee shops, and the restaurants are only 2 blocks from 'home', as we said.

The property is in pristine condition and extremely comfortable. It has warm and welcoming feel to it, and you will be sad when it is time for you to leave it.

I couldn't recommend this property high enough. From the condition of the property, the functioning of all appliances to the owner. The property is exactly how it is represented in the photo's so rest assure if you do book Todd's property what you see is what you get.

Look after it, because we will stay there again. Thanks Todd!
  • Submitted: May 13, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: THANK YOU! It was great to have you as guests. After so much work and renovation, the most gratifying is to see my guests feel at home and not wanting to leave...mission accomplished! Thanks for taking the time to write. Todd
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The MadMen House
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p901840
+1 310.780.9662
Los Angeles Los Angeles County
5

Auburn fans

  • 5 of 5
We were here for the national championship game. Had 10 family members and friends staying together. Plenty of room very comfortable Great location very central to every thing and very nice neighborhood. Loved the kitchen especially great coffee maker. Beds very comfortable with nice liens. Owner and his assistant very accommodating and friendly to work with. Highly recommend the house for a great get away.
  • Submitted: Jan 7, 2014
  • Stayed: Jan 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers
business
The MadMen House
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p901840
+1 310.780.9662
Los Angeles Los Angeles County
San Francisco, CA
5

Great location, fabulous kitchen, gleaming new bedrooms and bathrooms and great manager

  • 5 of 5
We loved staying here. Our kids loved the pool which is heated. The furniture, sheets, kitchen appliances and bathrooms were all luxurious. And we loved being so centrally located - we walked to Griffith Observatory which is a stunning hike just walk out the door of the house, walk up the road to the park and then up the trail. Beautiful sunset! We also drove about 10 minutes to the Zoo, the Autry Museum, the Travel town museum, and the pony rides. It was about 20 minutes to Pasadena and 20 minutes to downtown. It's a gorgeous neighborhood with beautiful mansions- and yet only 10 minutes walk to the cute restaurants and shops in Los Feliz. We enjoyed brunch on the patio of the Alcove. There is a great natural foods market as well about 4 blocks from the house. Above all, Ty, the manager was great! He met us at the house and showed us everything and was super responsive when we needed anything.
  • Submitted: Jan 6, 2012
  • Stayed: Dec 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Pet-friendly, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, People with Disabilities, Romantic Getaway
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Map

Map

Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Burbank
Nearest Train
8 Miles
Los Angeles
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Route 5
Nearest Beach
15 Miles
Santa Monica

Hollywood 5 minutes away, Downtown LA just 20 minute drive. Subway is 20 minute walk. Glendale, 10 minutes, Pasadena 20 minutes, Burbank 10 minutes...WONDERFUL LOCATION

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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Los Angeles House Rental Rates

Special Offer! All Fall Months Now Available Sept.1!

Special Offer From:
Dates Sep 1, 2014 to Mar 31, 2015

Large blocks of time are now available for this amazing home. The owner had placed a hold on all rentals starting Sept. 1 but has now opened the fall for vacation rentals.

Fully furnished and beautiful, this home has been booked solid for the summer, and this is a rare opportunity for those looking for several weeks or months in Los Angeles. Don't hesitate to inquire for monthly rates. Thank you!

Rental Basis:
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3 night minimum stay
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$3,995
$14,950
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $100
Refundable damage deposit $1,000
Cleaning $250
Notes 3-4% additional fee (depends on country) for credit card transactions
Heated Pool additional cost of $50 a day.
Dates Available: through August 2014
Sept 1, monthly rentals only

Cancellation Policy

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.
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Amenities

Amenities

Los Angeles House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Catering available
Floor Area:
  • 2400 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Village
Theme:
  • Family
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tiled Stove
  • Heating
  • Wireless Internet
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Toilet Paper
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Gas Heating
  • Ducted Heating
  • Telephone
  • Air Conditioning
  • Linens Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Living Room
  • Hair Dryer
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Stove
  • Ice Maker
  • Toaster
  • Grill
  • Cooking Utensils
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Kitchen ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Catering Available
  • Stove ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Oven ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • Dining ...
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Full 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Full 2 - toilet , shower
    Full 3 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
  • 2 are en suite, 1 tub, 3 showers. Front bedroom with closet, quiet and beautiful, Master with walk-in closet, tub, shower, sitting area and back deck. Bedroom 3, bright, with hotel closet, shower and toilet. 2 couches can also sleep two so total of 8 people possible including couches.
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Wood Deck
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Beach Towels
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Deck / Patio
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • smoking allowed ...
  • children welcome ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • alternative lifestyle
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • theme parks
  • live theater
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • synagogues
  • zoo
  • playground
  • coin laundry
  • restaurants
  • nude beach
  • health/beauty spa
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • antiquing
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • shopping
  • wildlife viewing
  • miniature golf
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • racquetball
  • rock climbing
  • golf
  • mountain climbing
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • cycling

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

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