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'California Dreamin' Ocean Views,*Plan Summer Getaway!*

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
8
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
3
Minimum Stay
2 nights

Description

Old Towne House Rental Photos and Description

House, 3 Bedrooms, 3 full baths, 1 half bath, sleeps 7

This home features 3 bedrooms, which has 2 master bedrooms and a third bedroom. Located in the 'Old Town' section of Seal Beach which runs along the shore and is a short walk to downtown Main Street and the pier. Main Street offers clothing, antique and gift shops, a bike shop, surf shop, salons and spas, restaurants, and a theater. Take a stroll down the 2 block long pier and watch the surfers as the waves roll beneath you...you can often see the seals at play from the end of the pier. Walk out the front door and cross the street to get to the beach...don't forget the boogie boards and sand toys provided. Miles and miles of bike paths along the beaches and the river that runs into the ocean. Nearby Long Beach offers an outstanding aquarium, museums, dining and shopping accessible by walking, biking, driving or water taxi!

RATES:

Weekly rates $1695 to $3195 plus 12% city tax plus cleaning fee

**Please ADD 2% to total if paying by CREDIT CARD**

Please contact for longer term rentals

Accessible from Los Angeles Airport, Long Beach Airport and Orange County Airport

If you want to venture out, within a 20 minute drive is Disneyland and Knott's Berry Farm, 40 minute drive to Universal Studios, the Getty Museum, Hollywood and Rodeo Drive, 1 hr drive to Legoland, 2hr drive to San Diego Zoo. Don't forget to catch your favorite sports teams at Dodger Stadium, Anaheim Stadium, Anaheim Pond, or the Chargers or Padre's home stadiums.

It is a friendly and unique location and a great place to visit any time of year!

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
December 9, 2016
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Why Owner chose Seal Beach

Great place to stay either on business or vacation. Close to freeways and attractions but yet a world away as you

walk long the beach or enjoys the sunrise and sunset on

one of the 3 balconies!

What makes this house unique

Quaint, family friendly seaside town where you can shop and dine on Main Street, stroll the Seal Beach pier and

walk barefoot along the seashore without getting in your car!

Guestbook comments from the owner

"We are having a wonderful time walking down "memory lane" while staying in your lovely home. Seal Beach is a great beach community. We hope to return someday in the near future"
Jan 2011
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Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(28 traveler reviews)

'California Dreamin' Ocean Views,*Plan Summer Getaway!*
average rating of 4.857143 based on 29 reviews
5

Wonderful vacation at a beautiful home at the beach.

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed at this home several times and intend to return soon. My husband grew up in Seal Beach so we come and stay at "California Dreaming" a couple of times each year. The house is very spacious, comfortable, and is more beautiful than the pictures.

The kitchen has everything I have ever needed including cake pans, cookie sheets, crockpot, measuring cups, etc. They have just replaced the BarBQue grill with a new propane grill, which is much more convenient.

In the garage they have beach chairs, boogie boards, sand toys for the kids.

Since we fly in from another state having all of this available enhances our trip.

It is a quick walk across the street to the beach, and an eight block walk to the pier and Main Street. On this trip our rental car didn't leave the garage.

Susan is very easy to work with and responsive to our needs.

The sunsets from the rooftop deck are stunning.

If you stay at this home you will not be disappointed.

  • Submitted: Oct 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great place and great location!!

  • 5 of 5

Loved the property and the convenience. Beautiful location and very helpful owner. We will definitely be back!!

  • Submitted: Oct 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to write this great review! It was a pleasure to do business with you. Thank you also for taking great care of the home during your stay. I hope you will return in the near future! Best! Susan
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5

FANTASTIC!!

  • 5 of 5

Thank you Susan for a great stay.

The house is perfect and very comfortable, Jessica the housekeeper made sure everything was good for our stay. Our family has rented California Dreamin before, we have family that live just around the corner, so this is home for us. Susan, the pancake surprise gift left on the table and the fruit/granola bars were a hit, that special touch gives that home feel.

Susan made sure that everything is in working order, the light bulbs were burnt out in the stairwell, Susan was on it, the next thing Jessica was right there replacing bulbs...thanks...now we see the light!! Well stocked kitchen plenty of cookware, serving and dinnerware. The dine in kitchen with TV is perfect for our families relaxed style. Nice linens/towels and comfy beds. Yeah, for the floor fans, we had some hot days! The furniture is quite comfortable and the Piano a plus!! Plenty of beach chairs, toys, boogie boards, towels for your beach time.

The layout of the house is perfect with 2 private master suites and two 3rd floor decks, you definitely can get in some quiet time with views of the Ocean and Marina. The kids loft room is a plus so they can have their own space and bathroom. Seal Beach is a perfect small beach town for walking or riding bikes. Rivers End Restaurant a old surf shack is across the street, walk a few blocks on Ocean Ave to Main St for shopping, dinning, the kids park on the sand and of course the iconic Seal Beach Pier. Oh, don't forget your nightly walk back to Ocean & Main for your Cold Stone Ice Cream!

California Dreamin is 30 minutes from Disneyland or Knotts Berry Farm across the bay from the Queen Mary (you can see it from the 3rd deck), Aquarium of the Pacific Long Beach.

We highly recommend California Dreamin for your vacation or work stay. You will not be disappointed, once you are there you will find your way settle in and enjoy your stay!!

Thank you again Susan, you are the kindest and most welcoming person.

Talk to you again,

Linda and John Morrison

and Family

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Dream House

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I just returned from a six night stay at this beautiful home. The home is much larger and more beautiful than we had expected. We enjoyed all three of the roof top balconies and especially enjoyed the patio right outside the informal dining room. This patio has the most beautiful water fountain and tons of plants and even the occasional humming bird. Even the entrance to the home has its own water fountain and an assortment of plants The kitchen is fully stocked with all the cookware to make a delicious dinner. The bathrooms are spacious and plenty. We had three bathrooms to choose from on the second floor and a half bath on the first. If you have children you will be thrilled with the childrens bedroom. This bedroom features a loft with stuffed animals and lots of childrens games. The beach is right across the street and the neighborhood makes for a gorgeous evening walk among the palms. I could go on forever about this beautiful home. We will visit again.

  • Submitted: Apr 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A Perfect Place!

  • 5 of 5

California Dreamin' was a perfect place for our family to stay during our 5 day vacation at Seal Beach! We come to Seal Beach every year to visit family and we usually stay in a hotel, but as our family has grown, we decided it might be nice to stay in a home where we could have some have some more extended and leisurely family times. We had three family groups to accommodate and the three bedrooms were more than adequate in terms of space and privacy. I'm an early bird so before everyone was up every morning, I could perch on one of the decks that overlooked the ocean and listen to the waves coming in and the birds chirping. The kitchen is wonderful to cook in as it has a Viking commercial stove and plenty of cooking pans and dishes. There were games for the kids to play inside and sand toys galore for our one block walk to beach time. Stores and restaurants were also only a few blocks away which meant we hardly got in the car at all, and for my husband, that defines a great vacation! The owner was super efficient in getting back with us in terms of requests and questions and she even had a beautiful bowl of fruits and snacks waiting for us when we arrived. I would highly recommend this property and we will be coming back as often as possible!

  • Submitted: Apr 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place to stay!

  • 4 of 5

Our family of six stayed at this spacious house. It's in a great location with easy access to beach and restaurants and was a perfect fit for adults and our four teenagers. We look forward to returning soon. Susan was quick to respond to my questions and great to work with.

  • Submitted: Apr 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
5 Miles
Long Beach or LAX
Nearest Ferry
0.1 Miles
Long Beach
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Long Beach
Nearest Train
15 Miles
Anaheim
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Pacific Coast Highway
Nearest Ski
75 Miles
Big Bear
Car: recommended

Home is located in quaint beach town of Seal Beach in Orange County CA. This home has ocean views and is across the street from the beach.

Other Activities: Boating, Wildlife Viewing, Basketball Court, Shopping, Kayaking, Health/Beauty Spa, Racquetball, Miniature Golf

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Rates & Availability

Old Towne House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Fall
Sep 11 2016 - Dec 9 2016
2 night minimum stay
$295
$1,695
 
 
Winter Holiday
Dec 10 2016 - Jan 7 2017
2 night minimum stay
$325
$2,295
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$295
$1,695
 

Additional information about rental rates

Convenience fee $74
Cleaning $200
Internet fee $40
Refundable damage deposit $800
Tax Rate 12.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Old Towne House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beach View
  • Mountain View
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Town
  • Water View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Secure Parking
  • Study Room
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , master with bathroom
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1 double , 1 sleep sofa /futon , master with bathroom
    Bedroom 3 - 1 twin/ single , 1 sleep sofa /futon
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles ...
  • Outdoor Entertainment Area
  • Patio
  • 4 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
cable TV

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