Summerland house rental - Contemporary Ocean-View Comfort
Contemporary Ocean-View Comfort
 
  • Bedrooms4
  • Sleeps10
  • 4 Bathrooms
Minimum Stay 3 nights
 

Summerland House Rental Photos and Description
4 bedrooms, 4 full bathrooms, sleeps 10

Summer Hill Retreat - Contemporary Ocean View Comfort

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Perched on the scenic hillside in Summerland, Summer Hill Retreat is a contemporary jewel on the coast just south of Montecito. In 2012, this 2-story home was completely redecorated in a sleek yet comfortable aesthetic, but it is the sweeping coastal views that ground this home in natural beauty.

Two Master Suites make practical sense in the smart floor plan of this versatile home. The 2-level design offers two separate but connected living spaces, each with it's own private entrance.

Interior colors ranging from cool nautical blues to sandy neutrals echo the natural tones of the sand and surf of this beachside town. The main floor is bright with high ceilings, and a wall of glass doors is the only separation between the Great Room and the blue coastal waters and Channel Islands beyond. On a clear day you really can see forever!

A wood burning fireplace is the focus of the Living Room and faces comfortable seating on the large sectional sofa or the double-wide chaise. For working professionals, the large desk space in the adjacent entry is the perfect place to stay organized on a working vacation, while still enjoying the camaraderie of the main living spaces and the beautiful views. The glass Dining Room table seats 8 and, surrounded by corner windows, feels as though you are dining outside high above the ocean.

Step through the sliding glass doors of the Great Room to the wrap-around deck with its several different vantage points to enjoy the views. A seating area with barbecue is conveniently located near a side door to the kitchen, and another long stretch of the South facing deck is just perfect for seasonal whale-watching.

The galley Kitchen, with blue color-washed cabinets is equipped with all the necessary culinary items for great meals and entertaining. A Breakfast Bar adds additional seating and opens the space to the social life that may be enlivening the Great Room.

Cool colors of the ocean create a calming effect to soothe the mind and calm the spirit when you enter the Master Suite. This airy space is furnished with a king-size bed and has a full bathroom. Glass doors open to the more private side of the wrap-around deck; a great place to enjoy morning coffee or afternoon tea.

The second upstairs Bedroom has a queen-size bed with a twin trundle. Sliding doors offer convenient access to the wrap-around deck. A hall bathroom serves this bedroom and is also convenient to the main living area.

Downstairs, an apartment-style design offers the perfect set-up for a second family to have a great space all their own. The Master Suite has a queen size bed, sitting area, full kitchen and bathroom. Sliding doors open to the large lower covered balcony where guests may enjoy dining al fresco or relaxing on the hammock or comfortable seating areas.

A second bedroom on the lower level has a queen-size bed tucked quietly away in a private alcove that can be closed off with canvas curtains. The adjacent sitting area then becomes a great sitting room or an additional bedroom for overflow sleeping arrangements on the day bed . This room also opens to the lower balcony, and a convenient hall bathroom is nearby.

Summerland is a quaint seaside town full of life and charm. Just down the hill from Summer Hill Retreat are great local restaurants, beach shops, antique stores and unique fine mercantile. Treat yourself to a hearty breakfast on the porch at Summerland Beach Cafe, sip local wines at the Summerland Winery, stroll down to the beach and kick back for the day or, if it's more your style, for a glorious sunset picnic. Whatever activities you choose, Summer Hill Retreat will be the perfect beginning and ending to a memorable seaside vacation.

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14 Reviews of Property 3004646 in Summerland, California

Summer Hill Retreat - Contemporary Ocean-View Comfort
average rating of 4.0 based on 14 reviews
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Summer Hill Retreat - Contemporary Ocean-View Comfort
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p3004646
(805) 275-1851(California, USA)
Summerland Santa Barbara County
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Fantastic

  • Submitted: Oct 17, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
(Transcribed from the guestbook at the property)

We really enjoyed staying here. The view is fantastic.
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Summer Hill Retreat - Contemporary Ocean-View Comfort
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p3004646
(805) 275-1851(California, USA)
Summerland Santa Barbara County
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Delightful place

  • Submitted: Sep 16, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
(Transcribed from the guestbook at the property)

This is a delightful place for a family vacation! We love the
decks, the panoramic view of the ocean and the well-stocked
kitchen! We are sorry and sad to leave...
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Summer Hill Retreat - Contemporary Ocean-View Comfort
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p3004646
(805) 275-1851(California, USA)
Summerland Santa Barbara County
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Amazing Stay

  • Submitted: Sep 16, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
(Transcribed from the guestbook at the property)

What a beautiful home! Our family had an amazing stay - this
house was more than was promised! The only downside was the
short amount of time we got to spend here... don't you worry,
we will see one your houses next summer!
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Summer Hill Retreat - Contemporary Ocean-View Comfort
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p3004646
(805) 275-1851(California, USA)
Summerland Santa Barbara County
Guest Comment Entered by Owner
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Lovely Place

  • Submitted: Sep 16, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
(Transcribed from the guestbook at the property)

What a lovely place! Thanks for sharing!
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Summer Hill Retreat - Contemporary Ocean-View Comfort
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p3004646
(805) 275-1851(California, USA)
Summerland Santa Barbara County
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What a View

  • Submitted: Sep 16, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
(Transcribed from the guestbook at the property)

The Perfect Week! We felt instantly at home. What a view!
Thank you!
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Summer Hill Retreat - Contemporary Ocean-View Comfort
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p3004646
(805) 275-1851(California, USA)
Summerland Santa Barbara County
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Terrific Location and Beach

  • Submitted: Sep 16, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
(Transcribed from the guestbook at the property)

We're leaving tomorrow- but would love to stay longer. This
is a wonderful home in which our family could enjoy each
others company or find a quite "alone" spot. We enjoyed most
of our meals "at home"- it was such a treat to cook, and
clean up in a kitchen with such a beautiful ocean view!
We've been visiting Santa Barbara for years - But this was
our first stay in Summerland- thank you for providing us
with the opportunity to be introduced to this terrific
location and beach. Which was the perfect beach for our
young grandchildren to create happy memories of fun days in
the sun, surf, and sand, and the grownups are also leaving
with a few of our own!
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Summer Hill Retreat - Contemporary Ocean-View Comfort
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p3004646
(805) 275-1851(California, USA)
Summerland Santa Barbara County
Guest Comment Entered by Owner
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Beautiful Home

  • Submitted: Sep 16, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
(Transcribed from the guestbook at the property)

Thank you for letting us enjoy your beautiful home. We came
here for my grandmother's 80th Birthday and we loved every
minute of it. The house is decorated beautifully and the view
is awesome!! Hopefully we will be back soon! Thanks again!
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Summer Hill Retreat - Contemporary Ocean-View Comfort
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p3004646
(805) 275-1851(California, USA)
Summerland Santa Barbara County
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West Coast Reunion

  • Submitted: Sep 16, 2013
  • Stayed: Nov 2012
(Transcribed from the Guestbook at the Home)

Our family enjoyed a west coast reunion at this lovely
Summerland home. We enjoyed the open living area and deck
where we could all gather. Some of our favorite features,
walking down the trail and sunsets on the beach and Cafe Luna
was lovely for coffee and pastries and evening sea breezes
Helpful votes: 1/1
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Summer Hill Retreat - Contemporary Ocean-View Comfort
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p3004646
(805) 275-1851(California, USA)
Summerland Santa Barbara County
Guest Comment Entered by Owner
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All Things Beautiful

  • Submitted: Sep 16, 2013
  • Stayed: Oct 2012
(Transcribed from the Guestbook at the house)

Awesome getaway from my everyday in Oklahoma- view and all
things beautiful, comfortable, good sleep. Always loved Santa
Barbara and still do. Great big thanks to all but especially
to my big sister and again Happy Birthday to you! Now Back to
Oklahoma.
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Summer Hill Retreat - Contemporary Ocean-View Comfort
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p3004646
(805) 275-1851(California, USA)
Summerland Santa Barbara County
Guest Comment Entered by Owner
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View is lovely

  • Submitted: Sep 16, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2012
(Transcribed from the Guestbook at the Property)

Thanks for a home away from home! We have enjoyed our summer
in Summerland, especially the dolphins.
The view is lovely and the home is great. Cleaners were very
efficient. Beds very comfy. Thank you!