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Beach House on the Water Between Santa Barbara and Ventura

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

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Overview


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

Description

Ventura House Rental Photos and Description

Beach House, 3 Bedrooms + 1 Convertible bed, 2 Full Bathrooms, (Sleeps 8)

This beautiful, newly remodeled beach house is located directly on the water on a private drive in the secluded beach side community of Mussel Shoals, which is located between Santa Barbara and Ventura, California. The property has direct private access to the beachfront and the ocean. The views of the Pacific Ocean and California Coast are stunning!

Please check the calendar for availability before submitting a request for dates. We only take reservations up to one year in advance.

During the SUMMER SEASON from JUNE through LABOR DAY, we offer weekly rentals from Friday to Friday only. As a courtesy, we now offer returning Summer Guests the first right of refusal for the same week's rental for the following year. Bookings are limited to adults age 28 or older.

(At this time we do not accept rentals for weddings or special events, including filming of any kind.)

Accommodations Include:

• Bedroom 1 – 1 King

• Bedroom 2 – 1 King

• Bedroom 3 – 2 Twin/Single

• Living Room – 1 Queen Sleeper Sofa

• Remodeled Kitchen With Granite Counter Top And Stainless Steel Appliances

• Remodeled Bathrooms With Granite Counter Tops, Dual Sinks, Showers, And A Soaking Tub

• Exterior Shower That Is Adjacent To The Downstairs Bathroom

• Interior Fireplace And Exterior Fire Pit

• Exterior Gas Grill

• Garage Parking For 1 Compact Car + Private Exterior Parking For Up To 4 Cars

• Complete Laundry Facilities

• All Linens, Bath And Beach Towels Are Provided During Your Stay

• Laundry Service Is Provided For Bedding, Bath And Beach Towels

This ideal luxury beach destination is where your vacation dreams become a reality!

More Details
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Owner
Nancy Caldwell
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 8, 2016
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About Nancy Caldwell

I'm a native Californian and have resided in Ventura County for over 29 years. During my 10 plus year affiliation with RE/MAX, I had the privilege of managing The Fred Evans Team where I dealt with all aspects of real estate including preparing listing information and presentations, writing, reviewing and countering purchase contracts, advertising, customer service, and much more. Being a part of the number one team in Ventura County, I gained a wealth of knowledge. It is my goal to share this knowledge with my clients. Understanding client needs is my main concern. Purchasing or selling a home is a life-changing decision and I want each of my clients to feel nothing but confident and ecstatic with their decision. I’d be honored if you put your trust in me and allowed me to help you sell your current home or purchase your dream home!

What makes this house unique

This beautiful beach house has been our family vacation home for many years. We recently remodeled the kitchen and both bathrooms, and updated most of the furnishing. The views and access to the beach can't be beat. In fact, we are fortunate enough to have one of the largest beach fronts in the entire Ventura County Costal Area.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(51 traveler reviews)

Beach House on the Water Between Santa Barbara and Ventura
average rating of 4.8039217 based on 51 reviews
4

Simply amazing.

  • 4 of 5

This property made a great vacation. The view, the decor, the atmosphere, it all worked together so well. I'd love to return every year. I gave 4 stars only because of the amount of work we were required to do. It completely stressed me out the last day instead of leaving on a wonderful high from the vacation. Next time I'd inquire on how much extra it would be to leave the home as is when we leave. Overall wonderful!!

  • Submitted: Nov 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for taking the time to write a review. We're glad you liked the property and felt it was overall wonderful. We were disappointed with the 4 star review. We are upfront about the closing instructions prior to renting the property and state it's not a hotel. After having visited other VRBO homes ourselves we don't feel ours are excessive.
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5

Breathtaking!

  • 5 of 5

Such a beautiful, peaceful and amazing home located in the perfect spot! We had the most breathtaking views and spectacular sunsets. I rented this home for myself and my family because we love the beach. This home is filled with everything that you will need and more. I love the decoration of the home from top to bottom, you guys thought of everything! The home was extremely clean and well maintained. The home is neatly groomed and the amenities provided are great! A lot of thought was put into this home and also into what one family would need during their stay. The pictures provided don't do this place justice, even more beautiful in person.

I enjoyed the ambiance and the privacy also. My family enjoyed morning coffee on the deck and bbq's during the day. From the sounds of the ocean right in front of you to the very comfortable beds, this home is perfection. You can't get anymore beachfront than this! We will definitely be back to enjoy this home again. Nancy was amazing and so informative, very appreciated! If you are looking for a beautiful family home, with breathtaking views and an amazing location, this is the home for you! Thanks again Nancy for all of your direction and your kindness.

Andrea Gonzalez

  • Submitted: Oct 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Andrea, Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. We are thrilled you loved the property; we do too! We think it's a special place and are happy we have the opportunity to share it with other families. Thanks again and please visit again soon! Nancy
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5

Spectacular and Perfect for Family Gathering!!

  • 5 of 5

I rented this home as a surprise for my wife so we could celebrate her birthday with our family and grandchildren. Next to her family the beach is her next joy in life. This home met all expectations and more. We have spent many vacations in Hawaii and the setting of this house is as special as a stay in Hawaii. You have spectacular views and with the doors open you can hear the waves breaking on the beach! You are steps from the beach which is very private. The bedrooms are large and the beds very comfortable and open to a large deck. The kitchen is stocked with all your needs and the bathrooms are extremely large. Nancy was very accommodating and the house is well decorated and very clean. Our children have decided this will need to be an annual event and we are all looking forward to another stay in this fabulous house and beach!!!

  • Submitted: Jun 3, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Mark, We are thrilled our home helped build a beautiful birthday weekend and memory for your wife and family. Thanks so much for choosing our home for your vacation needs and please visit again soon! Nancy
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5

Incredible house on a beautiful beach.

  • 5 of 5

We rented the house for a four day stay. We knew from the pictures that it was ideal and exactly what we were looking for. But staying there exceeded all of our expectations and left us not wanting to leave. The home and beach were absolutely perfect. There is no doubt in our minds that we will return and rent this home again. For the price and location it cant be beat.

  • Submitted: Apr 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for taking the time to write a review. We're so glad you enjoyed your stay and the house. Glad to hear you'll be back!
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5

Fabulous weekend

  • 5 of 5

This was a women's weekend get together and we couldn't have had a more wonderful time. Beautiful ocean views from the house and decks, fabulous meals cooked by wonderful friends, and walks on the beach. Comfortable space for 6 women to share. The beach is right at your front door, and you can walk for a couple of miles down the beach when it's not high tide, and walk through a tunnel under the freeway to La Conchita.The kitchen is stocked with everything you need, the furnishings and décor are nice. You can sleep with the sound of the ocean at night in the two downstairs bedrooms, or for those who prefer it quiet there is a master bedroom on the main floor that is large and very quiet. We took a trip to Rincon point just two miles North, and we loved this beach as it has unique tide pools and even more unique rock formations. Walk around the south side of the beach to watch the surfers and then continue walking north for a very long way to see tide pools and rocks. Time your trip to this beach at low tide. There are many other things to see and do in this area, but our time was short and we most wanted to enjoy the house and beachfront right where we were staying!

We love it here and plan to make it an annual visit.

  • Submitted: Apr 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Sounds like an amazing weekend! It is a great place to spend time with family and friends. Happy to hear that we'll be a part of your annual getaway! Until next year...
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5

Eat. Beach. Sleep. Repeat. PERFECT!!!

  • 5 of 5

This was our group's third stay at this wonderful beach house and it was the best. The house is spacious and laid out so well that we were very comfortable doing our own thing or joining others in a game or for sunbathing on the decks. Started most days out with a walk on the beach, then cooking or taking a trip into Ventura for shopping, sightseeing, lunch and dinner. We enjoyed the fireplace on the one cool day and loved watching the sunset and waves in the evenings. We walked over to The Shoals Restaurant at the Cliff House Inn for Sunday brunch (yum!). I slept comfortably on the roomy sofa bed in the living room and left the doors open so I could hear the soothing waves all night. What more could one ask for? We love that the linens are provided, and the kitchen is very well stocked with a variety of appliances, cookware, and other cooking items. Nancy is very responsive and truly takes the comfort of her guests seriously. Our group has stayed at other beachfront houses along the coast over the past 10 years, and this is our favorite by far. Can't wait until next year!

  • Submitted: Apr 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you had another great stay! Thanks for choosing our home for your vacation needs :-) Until next year...
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Map

Palms
Farmers Market
Carpinteria Bluffs Nature Preserve
Santa Barbara Polo & Racquet Club
Carpinteria Pacific Harbor Seal Rookery
Rincon Beach Park
Shoals Restaurant at The Cliff House Inn
Ventura Pier
Cafe Fiore Restaurant
Nature's Grill and Juice Bar
Natural Cafe
Old Mission Santa Barbara
Ojai
Santa Barbara Farmers Market Tuesday, State St
Pane e Vino
Santa Cruz Island
Nearest Airport
27 Miles
Santa Barbara Municipal Airport
Nearest Barpub
6 Miles
Carpenteria
Nearest Golf
6 Metres
Ventura Municipal Golf Course
Nearest Train
6 Miles
Carpinteria
Nearest Motorway
200 Metres
CA 101
Nearest Restaurant
350 Metres
The Shoals Restaurant
Nearest Beach
3 Metres
Directly in front of house
Car: necessary

After years of planning and construction, the new coastal bike path is now open with access just a few yards away! Bring your bikes and enjoy the beautiful California Coast!

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Rates & Availability

Ventura House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Winter Holiday
Dec 22 2016 - Jan 1 2017
3 night minimum stay
$625
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$525
From
$525
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$3,675
$15,750
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $79
Cleaning fee $200
Tax Rate 8.0%

Bookings are limited to adults age 28 or older. Check-in is at 5 PM. Check-out is at 12 PM.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

Ventura House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1818 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • Master bath has dual sinks with tub and shower combination. Second bath has dual sinks with shower and outdoor access with outdoor shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • King size beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (2), Queen Sleeper Sofa (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Beach Chairs
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
  • 8 garden chairs
  • 4 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Housekeeper
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Master Bedroom Suite is upstairs away from beach with Private Bathroom. 2nd and 3rd Bedrooms are down stairs on the ocean side, each with a private entrance to the lower deck. Both Bedrooms share the 2nd Bathroom. There is an additional queen sleeper sofa bed in living room. Master Bathroom has tub and shower, double sinks and toilet. 2nd Bathroom has double sinks and shower, with additional outdoor shower and beach access. Linens, bath and beach towels are provided.

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