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Hummingbird Cottage Santa Barbara

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

House 2 bedrooms, + Convertable bed - 1 Full bathroom, sleeps 6

SPECIALS AVAILABLE (see rates) New This Year! Hummingbird Cottage is a 2 Bedroom 1 bath and sleeps 6 people. Animals OK as well. Cottage has been remodeled recently and is historical, turn-of-the-century 1920's craftsman, architectural style. The charming setting in the San Roque neighborhood is a very desirable location in the heart of Santa Barbara. The setting that awaits you is quiet, quaint, and peaceful and is surrounded by a variety of mature trees, colorful flowerbeds, lush landscaping and all enclosed by a beautiful new white picket fence. NEW this year we now offer 3 Eco friendly separate detached charming Craftsman Cottages to pick from. 2/2 Butterfly Cottage and 2/1 Hummingbird Cottage. Rent one or all three. All cottages are perfect couples, families, weddings, reunions and corp. events.

Please call for specials on last minute bookings occurring within 10 days of arrival.

Rate Information:

Low Season rates: $250/night; $1095/week; $3395/month

High Season rates: $300/night; $1295/week; $4195/month

$175 cleaning fee; 12% tax; $500 refundable security deposit

What Guests are saying: Testimonials

'We had a wonderful time in your cottage. Everything was perfect! Our memories of this quaint home will be with us forever because our daughter was married Saturday, and our stay here will be mingled with her sweet day. Thank you,'

Elena Johnson -Feb 2009

'We enjoyed your cottage so much! It was our home and working base for the week of our daughter's wedding. This cottage gave us all a place to be at home-away-from-home. Thank you so much for such a wonderful memory.'

Frank and Kathy - June 2008

We really liked this place. We actually live in Santa Barbara but our house got flooded so we were staying here and we loved it! -May 2007

We had a wonderful time in your cottage while visiting our daughter and sister who lives in Goleta. It was a very special time since we celebrated our father’s 80th birthday. The cottage is a lovely place to stay. It was very warm and cozy. We’ll definitely keep it in mind for the next time. (The Netherlands – Europe) March 2006

'Beautiful home! Everything was more than expected! Santa Barbara is a gorgeous place. Have memories to last a lifetime. Recommend you home to anyone. Thanks, John and Stacey. May 2008

'Wonderful Cottage. Was a home away from home! Thanks for making our family vacation wonderful. What a relaxing weekend.

Thank you. Johnson Family

More Details

Owner
Cherise
Member since: 2003
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
October 19, 2017

About Cherise

My wife & I have lived in Santa Barbara for 29 yrs and invite you to come visit our Charming Cottages. There is no place like Santa Barbara in the world and we think you will agree with us after you have stayed with us in the heart of the Santa Barbara. Known as the American Riviera.

Cherise purchased this house in 2004

Why Cherise chose Santa Barbara

Our three Cottages are very charming inside and out. The landscape area surrounding the three Cottages matches the Cottages them selves. The San Roque area neighborhood is a very desirable area for locals to purchase Real Estate because of its family oriented life style and sought after school district. Also its proximity to beaches , shopping and Wine Country. We invested here because of all of these reasons.

Guestbook comments from the owner

It was fantastic! The VRBO description was spot on. We had a group of 10 friends and the privacy of the three cottages plus the beautiful compound made it a perfect place for us to stay. The cottages were pretty fully stocked and very clean. The beds were even comfortable! If we find ourselves with a group of people in SB again, we'll be staying here!
Apr 2014
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Map

Car: recommended

Hummingbird Cottage has a unique location for vacation pleasure. There is a flat, easy walk to both La Cumbre and Five Points shopping malls, Whole Foods Market and Famous Sideways Santa Ynez Valley Wine Tasting 20.7 miles. away. Beach access is nearby (4.2 miles).

Near scenic beaches, the Harbor, Pier, Arts & Crafts Fair (Sundays at East Beach), Santa Barbara Zoo, Santa Barbara Botanical Gardens, the Historical Courthouse, the Museum of Natural History, the Santa Barbara Museum of Art, and world-class dining and shopping.

-30 Scenic Miles along Route 154 through the hills of the Los Padres National Forest, past Lake Cachuma to Solvang/Buelton and the Santa Ynez Valley famous Wine Country where the movie Sideways was filmed (20.7 miles)

-30 Scenic miles south on Route 101 along the ocean to Ventura/Oxnard

-120 Scenic miles north on Route 101 through Wine Country to Hearst Castle

-90 miles (some scenic) south on Route 101 to the San Fernando Valley/Los Angeles

Other Activities: WINE TASTING in the famous movie (Sideways) Santa Ynez Valley 20.7 miles

Amenities

Hope House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
  • Please read reservation agreement prior to finalizing booking.
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Downtown
  • Mountain View ...
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Charming bath room with second door to bedroom
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Living Room - 1 queen , Queen is a air mattress for the living room.
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Tempurpedic Mattress Topper
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , Tempurpedic Mattresses
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • forests
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
2 body boards for kids and adults. 8 steps up to front door.

Reviews

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average rating of 4.3076925 based on 20 reviews
5

It was wonderful, the house was clean and comfortable beds. Next time I would like to stay longer

  • 5 of 5

I enjoyed it clean and comfortable

  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wonderful stay in Hummingbird Cottage!

  • 5 of 5

I lived in SB and Goleta for fifteen years, including close to ten off of La Cumbre Rd., and was unaware of this charming mini-neighborhood. Quiet, close to everything. It was perfect for our family of five, including three young boys. We had a wonderful week here. Checking in and out was a breeze. Highly recommended!

  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great place to stay

  • 5 of 5

We were in town for a wedding. This cottage was perfect for our group. It was furnished with everything we needed. I would recommend this cottage and the property management was easy to work with. Any questions we had were answered with in the hour. Love your place!!

  • Submitted: May 7, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Comfortable, easy access, great location for dog walking

  • 4 of 5

My husband and I needed a winter 'home away from home' for three months and found Hummingbird cottage fit the bill nicely. It is comfortable for two, would be OK for four but the bathroom is small so fewer people works a lot better for a longer stay. The neighborhood is very quiet and is easy access to the playing fields of La Colina Junior High School which, after school hours, becomes a great place to run and play with a dog who needs exercise. Cherise, the manager, was very responsive to any needs we had. Yes, we would recommend this cottage to others.

  • Submitted: May 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
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Good house to stay in Santa Barbara

  • 4 of 5

My dog and I had a nice stay at the Hummingbird cottage in Santa Barbara. The location was just a short drive to the beach. It was clean and had a well stocked kitchen with everything you need for cooking. I loved being able to open the windows except I wish there were screens on them. The only other concern I had was that there was a large gap between the ground and the bottom of the wood fence. I didn't notice it and my dog went under it and ended up in the neighbors yard. I blocked it off for the remainder of the stay. Also, the window in the large bedroom didn't stay open and the other was stuck.

Otherwise, it was a very nice place with plenty of privacy.

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful stay

  • 4 of 5

The Hummingbird Cottage is very nice and comfortable. We enjoyed our stay with our daughter and our grand children who live at Santa Barbara.

  • Submitted: Nov 6, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Cleaning Fee $175 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.0%

Rate Information:
Low Season rates: $250/night; $1095/week; $3395/month
High Season & Holiday rates: $300/night; $1295/week; $4195/month
$175 cleaning fee; 12% tax; $500 refundable security deposit

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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