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Member since: 2009
Speaks: english

Little Palm Cottage, Steps to the Beach and Shoreline Park!

22 Reviews
Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

Santa Barbara House Rental Photos and Description

House, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4)

Enjoy your California beach vacation in style at Little Palm Cottage.

Feel the ocean breeze on your face as you dine from the backyard deck of this sunlit Cape Cod-style cottage. With peeks of the ocean, views of the mountains, this cottage is a true getaway that has it all.

The unique location allows you to be within steps to famed Shoreline Park and Ledbetter beach. Come, relax and enjoy the spirit of Santa Barbara!

Located in the desirable coastal Mesa neighborhood, this property is centrally located to all that Santa Barbara has to offer. The Mesa retail area (a 5 minute drive) has all you need for dining, shopping, and gourmet groceries.

Downtown Santa Barbara, with its many attractions, beaches and Harbor, is an easy 5-minute drive away. The beaches: West Beach, Santa Barbara Marina, Ledbetter (walking distance) and Hendry’s are just 5 minutes away. For those who want to venture farther out, there is the wine country and many other worthwhile attractions.

Little Palm Cottage is a Non-smoking, Two-bedroom (Sleeps 4) and one-bathroom, offering all the amenities of a tropical getaway.

Master Bedroom (Queen size bed), Bedroom 2 (Two twin beds), Top quality mattresses with warm blankets and cozy linens, Wood floors with wool rugs, Wireless high-speed Internet service, Digital cable-flat screen TV, DVD, Stereo/CD, Gourmet Kitchen (Fully equipped), Washer/Dryer and Bath Towels. There is a large private backyard with Deck, Barbeque, and Lounge and Teak patio dining, in a tropical setting. Off street parking provided.

No smoking.

No animals allowed, please.

On request: Port-a-crib, Baby jogger and 2 Beach cruiser bicycles are available.

Little Palm Cottage will become a place in your heart. It will be a place, which holds memories of an intimate relationship with the ocean, and times of relaxation and renewal.

Please visit us soon to begin making those special memories.

Keywords: house, cottage, home, beach rental, vacation rental, Little Palm Cottage

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Owner
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english

About The Owner

We're very active people and enjoy the outdoors. We're avid bikers, hikers, kayakers, sailors, skaters, runners, swimmers and surfers. Santa Barbara offers everything we love to do, with a plus of year round nice weather.

The Owner purchased this house in 2006

Why The Owner chose Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara is a premier vacation spot to visit, with so many things to do and see. The climate is very agreeable all year long, stunning mountain-to-the-sea vistas, farm-to-table cuisine. Santa Barbara is classy, yet laid back. We love to vacation at the beach and be outside, being active, so this was a natural choice. The location of the property is right next to the beach, parks, close to downtown and wineries.

What makes this house unique

The property is close to everything, so for location, you can't beat it. The cottage is comfortable and cozy, with a tropical flair. Great for couples, friends and family.

Guestbook comments from the owner

The house was great as we celebrated a wedding of a good friend and introduced our infant daughter to the beach ~ Pacific Ocean. The Champion-Morton Family, Boston, MA
Sep 2011
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Reviews

5
based on 22 traveler reviews

Little Palm Cottage, Steps to the Beach and Shoreline Park!
average rating of 5.0 based on 38 reviews
Mountain View CA USA
5

Great getaway home.

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time in Santa Barbara. We are a very active family of 4 and walked cycled or Skateboarded everywhere we went. The house is neat and clean will all the facilities you could need. I would recommend bring your bike or asking to borrow the cruisers, its only a short ride into the main part of Santa Barbara.

  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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santa cruz, ca
5

Sweet bungalow in awesome location

  • 5 of 5

What more can we say? This little cottage exudes perfection! The location is ideal (in a quiet neighborhood) - right around the corner is Shoreline park / the ocean and you're close enough to walk to the harbor and into town. Awesome market (Lazy Acres) is right up the road as is one of the best restaurants (in our opinion) - Mesa Verde. The house itself is super light, clean, comfortable and the French doors off the kitchen welcome you into the tropical landscaped, very private backyard. The owners make your stay very welcome. We will definitely be back!

  • Submitted: May 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect little beach home

  • 5 of 5

Little Palm Cottage was perfect for our Santa Barbara visit. There were four of us, 3 adults, and 1 child. The living room/kitchen space is comfortable and decorated very attractively. Everything is in excellent condition. The kitchen is very well equipped with nice quality items. Though there is only one bathroom, we never felt it was a problem. We plan to rent again as soon as we can return to SB.

  • Submitted: Mar 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Long Island New York
5

We Had a great time

  • 5 of 5

I booked the little palm cottage for an extended stay with my wife and 4 year old son this past January/February. It was everything we expected and more. The house is extremely clean and well kept with a very nice, private outdoor space.

The location is super convenient to down town and being right off shoreline drive there is a very nice park with a playground and beach only steps away. I hope to stay there again next winter.

  • Submitted: Mar 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Our family had a wonderful stay at Little Palm Cottage.

  • 5 of 5

We had the most wonderful summer vacation staying at Little Palm Cottage. The home is updated, sweet, welcoming and turnkey. The backyard is beautiful with a great deck. We walked to the beach nearly every day, our kids loved playing at the nearby park, and we were close to all of the destinations we wanted to see in Santa Barbara. The owner is easy to work with and our stay was so relaxing. We will definitely plan another trip back.

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

great stay

  • 5 of 5

Little Palm Cottage surpassed our expectations. It was bright and airy, and had a private backyard with a nice deck for family meals. The house was perfectly clean, had all the amenities, and was very comfortable. It is just a very short walk to Shoreline Park and the stairs down to its incredible beach, and a short drive to either downtown or the shops and restaurants in the Mesa. Truly a gem.

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
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Ledbetter Beach and Park
"A family beach, close to the Marina and Harbor. Picnic and barbque facilities. 10 minute wal..."
Lazy Acres Market Inc
"A wonderful shopping center. Gourmet groceries, pharmacy, coffee shop, hair salon and Thai r..."
Santa Barbara Zoo
Santa Barbara Amtrak Station (SBA)
East Beach Grill
"A great family beach"
Shoreline Park
"A stairway down to the beach from Shoreline Park."
Douglas Family Preserve
"A great place to go for a hike."
Arroyo Burro Beach County Park
"Also, called Hendry's Beach. A great family beach. This beach typically has pretty good wave..."
Mesa Shopping Center
Paseo Nuevo
"A beautiful outdoor mall, complete with high end stores, restaurants and movie theaters."
Alameda Park
"A great family park - "Kids World" play facilities."
Old Mission Santa Barbara
Chase Palm Park
"A great family park with an old fashioned horse carousel, koi pond, kids play facilities and..."
Butterfly Beach
Elings Park
"A great park for hiking, playing baseball, soccer, riding bmx bikes on a track, childrens p..."
Ty Warner Sea Center
"Ty Warner Sea Aquarium is located on Stearns Wharf."
Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History
"Located behind the Santa Barbara Mission and across from Rocky Nook Park."
Santa Barbara Botanic Garden
"A great place to walk and enjoy natural habitats."
La Mesa Park
"A great park for the whole family. Picnic and barbque amenities and kids play area. About a ..."
Cottage Children's Hospital
One Thousand Steps
"A stairway down to the beach."
Pershing Park
"Tennis courts and Baseball fields."
Shoreline Cafe
"A nice outdoor restaurant on Ledbetter beach."
Los Arroyos
Carlitos Cafe y Cantina
Brophy Bros.
Paradise Cafe
Lotusland
Cachuma Lake Recreation Area
Los Banos Del Mar
"Swimming Pool"
Santa Barbara Sailing Center
SEA Landing
"Whale Watching Cruises"
Natural Cafe
Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Santa Barbara Airport
Nearest Ferry
1 Miles
Little Toot in the Santa Barbara marina
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Santa Barbara City Municipal Golf Course
Nearest Train
1.5 Miles
Santa Barbara - State St. near Cabrillo Blvd.
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Hwy. 101 - going north or south
Nearest Restaurant
0.12 Miles
On the Mesa and on the Beach
Nearest Point of Interest
Lazy Acres Grocery and CVS Pharmacy
Nearest Point of Interest
Ledbetter Beach
Nearest Point of Interest
Santa Barbara Marina
Nearest Point of Interest
Santa Barbara Zoo
Nearest Point of Interest
East Beach
Nearest Point of Interest
West Beach
Nearest Point of Interest
Train Station
Nearest Point of Interest
Thousand Steps
Nearest Point of Interest
Shoreline Park & Stairway
Nearest Point of Interest
Douglas Preserve
Nearest Point of Interest
Hendry's Beach
Nearest Point of Interest
Mesa Shopping Center
Nearest Point of Interest
Paseo Nuevo Shopping Mall
Nearest Point of Interest
Pershing Park
Nearest Point of Interest
Alameda Park
Nearest Point of Interest
The Santa Barbara Mission
Nearest Point of Interest
Chase Palm Park
Nearest Point of Interest
Butterfly Beach
Nearest Point of Interest
Shoreline Park
Nearest Point of Interest
Elings Park
Nearest Point of Interest
Ty Warner Sea Aquarium
Nearest Point of Interest
Natural History Museum
Nearest Point of Interest
Santa Barbara Botanic Gardens
Nearest Point of Interest
Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital
Nearest Point of Interest
Shoreline Cafe
Nearest Point of Interest
La Mesa Park
Car: recommended

Stand-up Paddle Boarding

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Rates & Availability

Santa Barbara House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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Standard pricing
3 night minimum stay
$300
$1,800
$6,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150
TBID each night of stay $2
Refundable damage deposit $1,000
Tax Rate 12.0%

12% Bed Tax (occupancy 30 days and under)
TBID – Santa Barbara City Tourism Assessment: $2.00 per each night of stay
Cleaning Fee - $150
Damage Deposit - $1000 (Refundable)
$300/night $1800/week $6000/month
Year Round
Rates are subject to change until reservations are confirmed.
Cleaning fee & security deposit are subject to change on stays of 30 days or more.
Please contact owner for a more accurate final quote via email.

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Amenities

Santa Barbara House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View ...
General:
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom -
  • Hair Dryer provided
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
  • Queen size Beds (1) Master Bedroom, Twin or Single Beds (2) Bedroom 2 – Two twin beds, Baby Cribs (1) On request only
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

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