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Most charming cottage in Santa Monica

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 600 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 1 - 30 nights

Overview

About the property

1 bedroom; 1 bath. Maximum 2 guest

This is a charming stand alone cottage is in a garden setting with a front porch and back door to it's own patio and dedicated parking space. It has a real fireplace, hardwood floors, clawfoot tub/shower, washer/dryer, wifi, premium DirecTV and flat screen.

A garage parking space if provided.

So close to the best retail and food but you'll feel like you're in the country, it's so quiet and peaceful.

The best location in the best area of Los Angeles. with fantastic restaurants and shops. The ocean is about 1 mile to walk, bike, drive, or take a bus. There is a dedicated parking space.

If this cottage is booked, I have others.

More Details

Property Manager
Cottage Rentals
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
November 19, 2017

Amenities

North of Wilshire Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Sofa is size of twin bed
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
Notes:
Month to month renters are welcome when available.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(66 traveler reviews)

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Most charming cottage in Santa Monica
average rating of 4.9848485 based on 66 reviews
5

Everything we were looking for and more !

  • 5 of 5

Highly recommend this quaint Santa Monica cottage! It was the perfect spot for our weekend trip. Location is GREAT right on the corner of Montana ave with several cute shops restaurants and grocery stores. No need for a car - we walked or took short uber rides to downtown area. Evelyn is a lovely host and had every amenity you would need. Washer and dryer was definitely a plus as well! We will be back!

  • Submitted: Nov 12, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Was very clean and quiet. the bed was squeaky when moving TV connection sometimes did not connect

  • 5 of 5

The cottage was very clean, quiet and cozy. Well stocked supplies in kitchen. Also a great location walking distance to everything!

  • Submitted: Nov 9, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for the review. We will check out the squeak. The Directv is working (along withRoku) but perhaps was on wrong input. So sorry this guest struggled with it, it's an easy fix if guests give me a call. I'm always available.
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5

Cozy cottage!

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay in the cottage. It has beautiful landscaping, and is quiet despite being near to numerous shops and restaurants. Convenient walking to many places. It was helpful to have a dedicated parking spot.

  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Naples, FL
5

great location- well stocked kitchen

  • 5 of 5

This has been our best experience with vrbo! The location was wonderful: close enough to the beach that we walked there every day. The surrounding area was lovely- beautiful homes, quiet neighborhood, charming shopping area with a good variety of shops and restaurants.

Being located in the NW corner of LA we also were close to the places we wanted to see: the Getty, Warner Studios, UCLA... We monitored traffic and drove during the less crowded times and could get to most sites in around 30-45 minutes.

The cottage itself was indeed charming. There are 5 cottages on the property. Ours was back from the road and very quiet. The gardens were lovely. The decor is dated but clean and very comfortable. I was especially pleased with the well stocked kitchen. We only dined out once for lunch so the kitchen was important. There were plenty of cookware and utensils- dishes and glasses. Salt and pepper, coffee filters, waxed paper, garbage bags, paper towels, new sponges- were supplied. There were no additional spices but I brought some of my own. There was also a box of kleenex along with dishwashing soap, laundry soap, dryer sheets, cleaning supplies. There was even a tool kit in the kitchen.

The living room is very comfortable- great tv (though it took a while to figure out the remotes).

The washer and dryer is in a closet in the bedroom- we did several loads and these worked well- ironing board and iron came in handy. And, as I stated, all washing supplies are provided.

The bathroom has a medicine cabinet- and additional table to place items. A good supply of towels was available. The bathtub has claw feet so is higher than most- you need to be able to step over to get in. Be careful of the hot water!!

The bed was quite comfortable- with plenty of blankets available and even a bathrobe! There is no dresser but the closet has room to hang clothes and shelves on which to place items.

We found St. Paul's Lutheran Church at 958 Lincoln Blvd. that was very welcoming.

There was parking available off the alley behind the property. It was very good not to have to park on the street. Each cottage has its own designated parking space. Getting in and out of the alley was very easy.

Evelyn, the owner, was very available via phone and answered our questions well.

We highly recommend this cottage in Santa Monica!

  • Submitted: Sep 17, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.
5

Beautiful Cottage

  • 5 of 5

Evelyn's cottage was just perfect. It was in a great location right next to Montana Ave and it was a very tranquil with no surrounding noise.

It was so well kept with the gardeners even there on one of our days maintaining the gorgeous gardens. The Cottage is very clean just like the photos and it had all the amenities we could need. We cooked breakfast every day and had a huge selection of kitchenware at hand. It was a real bonus having a washer & dryer plus onsite parking which was very convenient.

Evelyn was a wonderful host replying to our messages immediately and even allowing us to check in slightly earlier than planned due to our flight arrival time.

This was our 7th year returning to Santa Monica for our holidays and I would place this cottage on the top of our list of places to return to.

I would highly recommend Evelyn’s cottage and thank her for making this beautiful cottage available to us.

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Verona, NJ
5

Best of the Best

  • 5 of 5

Absolutely charming cottage in an ideal location. Evelyn is a pro and knows all the special touches that make for a memorable stay. The cottage is spotless, well stocked and so inviting to just relax and unwind after a day at the beach or the hustle and swirl of Hollywood.

Many nice restaurants, coffee shops and boutiques are an easy walk-away.

Already looking forward to our next visit! 5 star in every way.

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
10 Miles
LAX
Nearest Barpub
0.01 Miles
Father's Office
Nearest Restaurant
0.01 Miles
R+D
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Santa Monica Pacific Ocean
Car: recommended

Close to the ocean, healthy restaurants and trendy shops, Whole Foods, farmer's markets, bike paths, movie theater with vintage/classic films.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $75
Refundable damage deposit $100

5 night minimum unless short gap only is available
monthly $4500 any dates over to be quoted.
Short gaps can be less than one month. Minimum length stays may apply.
1 year lease available, email for rates and details.
$85 cleaning fee. For monthly $85 mid cleaning.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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