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La Casa - 9 Blocks to Beach & Promenade, 12 blocks to Pier

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 800 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Air Conditioning
  • Wireless Internet
  • Fireplace

Overview

About the property

2 bedroom, 1 bath, sleeps 4-6

It’s not every day you find a rental in a beach town that’s equally perfect for adults and families with children, but this rental easily accommodates both surprisingly well!

Bring the whole family – or your closest friends – along on your vacation. With a queen bed in the master bedroom, 2 twin beds in the second bedroom, and a queen sofa sleeper in the living room, this rental accommodates up to 6 people.

This charming 2+1 bungalow unit fosters a sense of spaciousness with high ceilings accented by classic crown molding, along with the beauty of natural hardwood flooring.

Relax in front of a fire on chilly evenings; in warmer weather sip your morning coffee (or evening wine) on the patio outside.

Do you enjoy cooking? The recently renovated kitchen is a joy to use with stainless steel appliances and granite counter tops.

Convenience and fun is yours when you’re just 9 blocks away from the beach and Third Street Promenade and a short 12 blocks from the Santa Monica Pier!

Enjoy your stay as a family without worrying about “those stares” from others. The location of this unit means you can enjoy your children’s fun and laughter no matter what.

Complimentary street parking with permit is included with rental; in-driveway parking is $10 per night or $50 per week.

This charming 2+1 unit with old world charm has high ceilings, crown molding, gorgeous hardwood floors, fireplace, a skylight in master bedroom, and a fenced garden front yard. A queen bed with memory foam pillows in master, 2 twin beds in 2nd bedroom, and a queen sofa sleeper in living room will sleep up to 6 people. Remodeled granite bathroom & kitchen, stainless steel appliances including dishwasher and side by side refrigerator with ice maker. Convenient location - Walk to Beach, Promenade or Main St! Dishes, pots, pans, flatware, etc * Microwave; Coffeemaker, blender * blow dryer * towels & washcloths * Iron & Ironing board * Queen Bed in Master with orthopedic mattress (brand new) * Queen size sofa bed & memory foam mattress pad * 2 Twin beds in 2nd bedroom * Memory foam pillows in master * Hi Speed WiFi * Flat screen 50-in Plasma TV (DISH Satellite TV service with hundreds of channels including HBO), boogie boards and beach towels. Table & chairs in gated front yard. No parties. FAQ Binder provided in unit.

Parking for 1 car in driveway ($10/night or $50/week) or complimentary permit for street.

This is a licensed "Home-Share" #215341. This unit is actually part of a larger apartment where I also live. However, it's set up so you will have privacy and use of the space you see pictured.

There is fenced front yard area with table and chairs that is for your use.

A week minimum may be required during certain times of the year.

We require a copy of your driver’s license, government issued identification or passport to complete the reservation.

More Details

Property Manager
Kathryn Morea
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 21, 2017

Guestbook comments from the manager

We had a very good time in Santa Monica and Los Angeles. The traffic was crazy but we survived. Enjoyed the close location to the beach, the walk was a relatively easy 20 minute walk. We liked the close proximity to gas stations and groceries. That is one thing I would put in your binder is the location of the grocery stores with a map of Santa Monica. Our bedroom was very nice and the kids said their beds were very comfortable. Parking was very easy. We always seemed to get a spot right across the street on 9th. Everything in the house worked fine. The suite had everything we needed.
Aug 2014
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Amenities

Downtown Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 0
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • Recently remodeled bathroom with granite floors, shower surround & a pedestal sink
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , (Queen)
    Living Room - 1 sleep sofa /futon , queen size sofa bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Wood Deck
Suitability:
  • Low Allergen Environment
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • racquetball
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Coin operated laundry room in back. 1 car parking either in driveway or a permit for street. Free Long Distance: In USA

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(38 traveler reviews)

La Casa - 9 Blocks to Beach & Promenade, 12 blocks to Pier
average rating of 4.605263 based on 39 reviews
3

Clean unit, good location, had the necessities

  • 3 of 5

The location is pretty good, as it is definitely within walking distance to the beach and the 3rd St Promenade. The unit was clean and had the bare necessities. The beds were comfortable. General accommodations were relatively spartan and make sure to bring all of your toiletries, as there are none provided as complimentary except toilet paper. Floors are creaky and this unit is in what appears to be a triplex with walls that are very thin, meaning you can hear the neighbors pretty clearly if they are on the other side of the kitchen or queen bedroom walls. Adjacent streets are pretty noisy during the day, but quiet down pretty well at night. Street parking is not an issue.

  • Submitted: Apr 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Thomas, I'm glad to hear unit was clean and had essentials and bed was comfortable. Just a clarification for future guests - we actually do provide bar soap, liquid soap and shampoo at minimum and these were likely either in bathroom or hall closet during your stay.
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Dedham, MA
4

Clean and Comfortable

  • 4 of 5

My husband and I and our 3 children (ages 13, 11, and 4) had a wonderful stay in Santa Monica. There was adequate room in the house for all of us and our luggage, definitely better than a hotel room and less expensive. The house was clean, comfortable and in a perfect location. In a quiet neighborhood but easy to get to Santa Monica Beach, restaurants or to the highway. We would definitely stay there again if we travel back to California.

  • Submitted: Mar 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Denver, CO
4

Well-located and comfortable cottage

  • 4 of 5

Our family of four stayed at La Casa for five nights. The bedrooms and living area were comfortable and the kitchen is well-equipped for preparing breakfast and snacks. The proximity to the 10 is convenient, and we were not aware of highway noise at night. The house is within walking distance of the Third Street Promenade and the Santa Monica Pier for older children and adults.

  • Submitted: Jan 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Spacious and clean apartment in a good location

  • 5 of 5

This apartment is nice and spacious, with good sized bedrooms and lounge. The kitchen has everything you need for cooking and the entire place is really well presented - very clean and in good condition.

Location-wise, it's a 15 minute brisk walk away from the pier, beach and main shopping area. With the lack of similar properties in Santa Monica, I feel that this apartment is a good price for its location.

Check in procedures and communication were smooth. The owners were also kind enough to allow us to drop off our suitcases prior to check in and again leave them there for the day after check out which was an added bonus.

  • Submitted: Nov 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

2 good nights

  • 5 of 5

We had all we needed and slept well.

  • Submitted: Sep 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect Rental in a Perfect Location!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in this quaint and lovely home for a long weekend and had a wonderful time!

Kitchen is new and beautiful, and home is spacious and had everything we could have needed and more. Perhaps the best part is the location...just a block from the 10 (Santa Monica Highway) and just blocks from the beach, 3rd street promenade and all our favorite Santa Monica attractions! Owners respond almost immediately to any correspondence and were lovely to do business with. Absolutely recommend this rental and will be staying there again when our travels take us back to Santa Monica! Thanks for a fabulous weekend in your home!

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Car: recommended

Other Activities: Shopping, Kayaking, Boating, Parasailing, Shelling, Health/Beauty Spa, Racquetball,Basketball Court, Mini Golf

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Rates & Availability

Downtown Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer
Jun 15 2017 - Sep 15 2017
2 night minimum stay
$275
From
$295
Fri,Sat
$1,700
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$250
From
$250
Fri,Sat
$1,500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Cleaning $95 + Tax
Tax Rate 14.0%

We generally require a week min unless spare days between booking or last minute.

We will email the rental agreement upon confirmed reservation.

This is a licensed home-share. Although I live on premises, the space in configured so that you will have your own entrance and space. City of Santa Monica business license 215341. 14% City Tax will be added to all reservations.

NO SMOKING; NO PETS; NO PARTIES

Cancellation Policy: Refund less fees up until 30 days prior to arrival. Fees may include credit card fees / PayPal fees / Homeaway / VBRO fees depending upon how and where you booked your reservation. Since this is not a hotel & I don't have other rooms to take the place of a vacancy, it's a hardship for me if someone cancels at the last minute.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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