ISLAND VIEW COTTAGE - A RESTORED CLASSIC CABIN ON THE MESA

Paradise Retreats

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Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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ISLAND VIEW COTTAGE - A RESTORED CLASSIC CABIN ON THE MESA

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3 Bedroom/2 Bath plus 1 half bath - Sleeps 6-8

Island View Cottage - A Restored Classic Cabin on the Mesa

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Mesa neighborhoods are loved for their proximity to Santa Barbara's local beaches, quiet neighborhoods, and amazing ocean views. This quaint home will surprise and delight guests with its rustic cabin feel blended with upscale, contemporary amenities.

Located on a quiet acre in a private 5 acre enclave, the home was once home to a former University Professor whose art and book collection still remain. It is a very special spot and has a warm and welcoming appeal.

The home was recently restored (2014) with a mind to keep the original 1930's beach cabin look and feel. This understated masterpiece features original knotty pine paneling, all new furnishings, select precious antiques, and brand new oriental rugs in 1930's style. The owners' design aesthetic is steeped in a desire to maintain the traditional rustic feel of a remote cabin, but richly appointed for today's discriminating traveler.

Perched on the bluffs above the blue Pacific, there is no question where the heart of this home is...anywhere a window faces the sweeping ocean and island views. A brand new spa sits on the oceanfront terrace offering a relaxing reward after a long run on the beach, or, a busy day of sightseeing. The surrounding yard with pathways of brick and garden beds filled with blooming flowers and tropical plantings add the finishing exclamation point to a home that displays true pride of ownership.

The Dining Room features a fireplace, a wall of windows, and a wonderful supply of special dishes and serving pieces to set an amazing table. The sunset from here will be the only desert one needs!

The newly remodeled kitchen was professionally designed for ease of use. Its antiqued blue finished cabinetry mirrors the blue Pacific. The kitchen was designed with outdoor eating and entertaining in mind.

The Living Room is appointed with new white linen couches that face the fireplace and a large flat screen TV. Walls are lined with vintage books of classic English and American literature - many dating back to the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

All bedrooms are outfitted with luxury linens. Each feels romantic and special. The Master Bedroom offers a fireplace and a walk-in closet. Bedroom #2, with a king-size bed, faces backyard views and opens to a large deck overlooking lush gardens. Bedroom #3, with 2 full-size beds, shares the same views and deck.

This beloved home will have happy travelers returning year after year. Island View Cottage is sure to become everyone's favorite 'home away from home' above the blue coastal waters with captivating island views in the distance!

Note: Due to the bluff top location, children ages 1-9 are not allowed at this home.

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Suitability:
  • not suitable for children
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Guestbook comments from the manager
(Transcribed from guestbook at the property)



Thank you for making our stay in Santa Barbara so enjoyable! The house was absolutely perfect - you have thought of everything! We loved sitting out on the patio watching the birds, dolphins, whales, and surfers and thoroughly enjoyed the comfy beds and wonderful hot tub! You have obviously put a lot of yourselves and your hearts into making this home so welcoming and enjoyable! Thanks again - and we will definitely be back!
Jun 2014
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Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights
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Map

Nearest Airport
10.4 Miles
Santa Barbara Airport
Nearest Train
3 Miles
Santa Barbara Amtrak
Nearest Motorway
1.3 Miles
101 Freeway
Nearest Beach
1.2 Miles
Hendry's Beach
Nearest Golf
5.2 Miles
Santa Barbara Municipal Golf Course
Nearest Restaurant
0.8 Miles
Mesa Shopping Center
Car: recommended

Mission, Courthouse, Beach, Zoo, Art Museums, Galleries, Natural History Museum, Botanical Garden, Parks, Wharf, Harbor, Wine Tasting. For detailed info on all local attractions & events visit the Santa Barbara visitor center or local websites.

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Availability & Rates

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Santa Barbara House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
Per property
Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Summer
May 15 2014 - Sep 15 2014
3 night minimum stay
$900
$5,000
$18,000
 
 
Fall
Sep 16 2014 - Oct 31 2014
3 night minimum stay
$725
$4,000
$12,000
 
 
Winter
Nov 1 2014 - Mar 31 2015
3 night minimum stay
$525
$3,000
$9,000
 
 
Spring
Apr 1 2015 - May 14 2015
3 night minimum stay
$725
$4,000
$12,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $400.00
Refundable damage deposit $2,000.00
Booking Fee $50.00
Prices in US Dollars
Stays of less than 30 nights are subject to a 12% Lodging Tax
$300 Cleaning Fee (14+ night stays require additional cleaning fees), $50 Booking Fee
$2,000 security deposit refundable within 14 days of checkout. Deposit is reduced to $500 with purchase of Damage Waiver.
30+ night stays require extra security deposit, and do not qualify for the damage waiver program.
Tax Rate 12.0%
Notes Summer Season rates are in effect for Thanksgiving Week & Christmas Weeks
3 night minimum (1 week minimum for Thanksgiving Week & Christmas Weeks)
Until confirmed, rates are subject to change
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Amenities

Santa Barbara House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2300 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Oceanfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
General:
  • Parking Off Street
  • Living Room
  • Fireplace ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Iron & Board
  • Hair Dryer
  • Laundry Soap
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Internet
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Oven ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Freezer
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Ice Maker
  • Pantry Items
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Bathroom #1 w/bathtub, walk-in shower, sink, toilet
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Bathroom #2 w/shower tub combination; sink, toilet
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , Powder Room w/sink, toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king , Master Bedroom with king-size bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , Bedroom #2 with king-size bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 double , Bedroom #3 with 2 full-size beds
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Games ...
  • Television ...
  • Satellite / Cable
Outside:
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • not suitable for children ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • live theater
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
  • zoo
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • festivals
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • shopping
  • scenic drives
  • paddle boating
  • sight seeing
  • whale watching
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • antiquing
  • walking
  • photography
Local Services & Businesses:
  • hospital
  • medical services
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • equestrian events
  • golf
  • roller blading
  • kayaking
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • sailing
  • fishing
  • wind-surfing
  • water skiing
  • mountain biking
  • surfing
Notes:
Unobstructed sweeping ocean views, Completely refurbished, Gourmet Designer Kitchen, 3 fireplaces, Beach chairs, Beach umbrella, Beach towels, Boogie boards, No Air Conditioning

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