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Los Olivos Cottage - ON SPECIAL! Inspired Design in Wine Country

Sleeps9
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 2,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Hot Tub

Overview

About the property

5 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, Sleeps 7-9

Los Olivos Cottage - Inspired Design in Wine Country

Winter Special - 20% OFF available nights from now through February 28, 2017

In the heart of wine country and centrally located in picturesque downtown Los Olivos, this newly remodeled Victorian is steeped in charm, right down to the white picket fence.

From the outside, this 3 story home whispers back to the Victorian era with crisp white clapboard siding, dormers and decorative cornices in true handcrafted style. Inside, the spaces are bright, cheerful, and sparkling with special touches. With an interior designer's aesthetic, each room has been transformed through use of color played against pure whites, rich natural textures, and unique furnishings. A consistent feature throughout are cozy window seats wrapped in hand printed linen fabrics, all by Raoul of Santa Barbara, a sought after local designer.

The Living Room is divided into two separate spaces by a gas fireplace. Newly refinished hard wood floors shine underfoot. This spacious room gets plenty of natural light and also offers a 55" flat screen TV. The oversized bay window seat is suitable for 2 people to curl up in the warm sunshine that streams through paned glass.

The Dining Room adjacent to the Kitchen features a round glass top table and sits just in front of sliding doors to the backyard. This is the perfect place to have a morning cup of coffee and plan your day in wine country.

The Kitchen is bright, efficient, and stocked with all the necessary culinary tools to create wonderful meals or simple snacks. The cook will enjoy family and friends as they relax at the breakfast bar, which separates the Kitchen and Dining Room.

Upstairs, the Master Suite has a king-size bed and is romantic and inviting. The long window seat has custom designed white orchid fabric and is overflowing with pillows. The entire room is a restful place to enjoy a quiet moment to read or nap. A full Bathroom with walk-in shower completes the space.

There are 3 Guest Bedrooms on the 2nd floor, each have their own style in keeping with the colorful themes throughout this friendly home. Both east facing bedrooms offer window seats. Bedroom #2 features a king-size bed and Bedroom #3 features a king-size bed, as well. Bedroom #4 has a built-in twin bed with views overlooking the backyard. There is one hall Bathroom on the 2nd floor, and a Powder Room on the 1st floor.

A unique feature of this home is the 3rd floor Loft Bedroom, located up a spiral staircase. The Loft is the perfect place for younger family members to have a space of their own but is close to parents on the floor below. It offers a flat screen TV and 2 twin beds creating a cozy, fun escape. It should be noted that guests must go through the Master Suite to access this room; a glass French door in the Master Bedroom closes off the staircase, creating more privacy for all.

The backyard with large flat lawn is perfect for a family game of tag or croquet. Bring home a favorite bottle of wine from local tasting rooms, fresh fruits and vegetables from Los Olivos Grocery, and throw something delicious on the Santa Maria style wood burning barbecue. Create memorable outdoor mealtimes with family and friends in this spacious backyard and patio.

Vacations are meant to savor the gift of time. Enjoy the time to leisurely stroll to local wine tasting rooms, galleries, fine restaurants and boutiques, or simply wander and take in the amazing beauty of the area. Los Olivos Cottage has been thoughtfully prepared and invites guests to come together to enjoy a slower pace, and the beauty of this little slice of heaven. Cheers!

POLICIES

Summer Season rates are in effect for Thanksgiving Week & Christmas Weeks.

Weekend rate applies to Sunday night of any legal holiday weekend.

Minimum Nights

3-Night minimum stay with the following additional restrictions:

Thanksgiving Week (Any dates which include Thanksgiving Day)

7-Night minimum for all bookings made before Oct 1st.

3-Night minimum for current year bookings made after Oct 1st.

Christmas Weeks (Dec 19 - 26 & Dec 26 - Jan 2)

7-Night minimum (in the fixed weeks above) for all bookings made before Nov 1st.

3-Night minimum (and flexible dates) for current year bookings made after Nov 1st.

Stays of less than 30 nights are subject to a 10% Lodging Tax.

$350 Cleaning Fee (14+ night stays require additional cleaning fees), Booking Fee (varies based on reservation cost).

$2,000 security deposit refundable within 14 days of checkout. Deposit is reduced to $500 with purchase of Damage Waiver.

30+ night stays require extra security deposit, and do not qualify for the damage waiver program.

Until confirmed, rates are subject to change.

More Details

Property Manager
Paradise Retreats
Speaks: english
Manager indicates their response time is:
Within 12 hours
Calendar last updated:
May 26, 2017

About Paradise Retreats

Paradise Retreats

World Class Vacation Rentals, LLC

16 E. Arrellaga Street

Santa Barbara, CA. 93101

+1 (805) 275-1851

reservations@paradiseretreats.com

www.paradiseretreats.com

Guestbook comments from the manager

(Transcribed from guest book at property)



Thanks from L.A., Boston and Philly for our delightful return to Los Olivos Cottage! Wine tasting included wineries in Los Olivos and Solvang. The property itself included all the amenities shown and exceeded our expectations! Special adventures included watching the Space X Rocket launch from Figueroa Mountain. The town and the places to visit are absolutely wonderful and we cannot wait to return!
Jan 2017
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Amenities

Los Olivos House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
  • 2 stories
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area ...
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Master Bathroom - toilet , shower , Master Bathroom with walk-in shower, sink, toilet
    Bathroom #2 - toilet , shower , Hall Bathroom w/walk-in shower, sink toilet
    Powder Room - toilet , 1st floor Powder Room w/sink, toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king , Master Bedroom w/king-size bed
    Bedroom #2 - 1 king , Bedroom #2 w/King Bed
    Bedroom #3 - 1 king , Bedroom #3 w/King bed
    Bedroom #4 - 1 twin/ single , Bedroom #4 w/1 twin bed
    Bedroom #5 - 1 twin/ single , Loft Bedroom #5 w/2 twin beds
  • 2 Twin Beds in Bedroom #2 can be converted to a King upon request
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • forests
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • tennis
Notes:
1 block from downtown Los Olivos, Newly remodeled (2013), Decorator style, Horseshoes, Croquet, High chair w/tray, Port-a-crib,Sheets/blankets for port-a-crib, Air Conditioning, Hot Tub, Fireplace, enclosed yard with flat lawn, Santa Maria style wood burning grill

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(13 traveler reviews)

Los Olivos Cottage - ON SPECIAL! Inspired Design in Wine Country
average rating of 4.8461537 based on 49 reviews
5

Beautiful house, perfect location

  • 5 of 5

The house is literally in downtown Los Olivos! You can walk to everything in less than 5 minutes - coffee, wine tasting, market, restaurants. Since the only hotel in Los Olivos is the Fess Parker, it is actually very rare to be able to stay in Los Olivos.

The house itself is large and beautiful! 6 of us stayed; but it could easily fit 9 or even more! The beds were comfy and the house was well stocked with the odds and ends, like spices, cooking spray, etc. it was clean and had a jacuzzi and a huge yard.

Overall, 5* experience!

  • Submitted: May 17, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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5

Perfect Location!

  • 5 of 5

The house was perfectly situated in downtown Los Olivos. The rooms were spacious very comfortable!

  • Submitted: Feb 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
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Excellent house in downtown Los Olivos

  • 4 of 5

We stayed at the house as two families with grown children for a bicycle wine tasting adventure. The house was very comfortable and clean. It was also tastefully decorated and spacious. The only comment is that it could have used a few more bathrooms for the number of bedrooms. There is a cute loft above the master with 2 twin beds, but it is a little awkward to walk through the master where people are sleeping to get to bed up there or use the restroom at night. It is fine for a family, but if you are not , it may be awkward. That being said, it is still a beautiful, comfortable place to spend a weekend, a right in downtown Los Olivos! You can walk everywhere to the shops, restaurants, etc.

  • Submitted: Oct 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
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Los Angeles
5

A Hidden Gem in Los Olivos!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time in this beautiful cottage celebrating a 50th Birthday. The house was perfect in every way, gorgeous bedrooms and perfect location to walk to town, wine taste and enjoy Los Olivos! We will definitely be back!

  • Submitted: Oct 14, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Madison, Wisconsin
5

Excellent "Cottage" in the Santa Ynez Valley

  • 5 of 5

We were very pleased - start to finish - with our Los Olivos Cottage experience. The house is wonderful, well appointed and convenient. Wine tasting, restaurants and biking all nearby. Instructions for check-in and check,out were clear and simple. We recommend it most enthusiastically!

  • Submitted: Oct 7, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

The Most Charming Los Olivos Cottage

  • 5 of 5

My family of four (with children ages 2 and 6) arrived at the cottage with my brother's family (including a 2yo) and my mother for a week's stay. The home could not be more perfect for a family getaway like ours, as there is ample space both inside and outside in the backyard for little boys to play, and plenty of spots for the adults to gather and relax inside to chat, read, watch television, and enjoy good food and wine. The home is so beautifully styled and fit with all the comforts of home to make it enjoyable and easy. This is a place that allows you to rest and rejuvenate while enjoying walks in the charming town of Los Olivos to shop at many local boutiques and taste wine. There are so many amazing restaurants in this town, and they are within walking distance. Additionally, if you find yourself looking for kid-friendly activities, there is a wonderful playground about five minutes away, miniature ponies nearby, a lavender farm, and a very nice public pool at Cachuga Lake. The nights at this home are quiet and peaceful, and the days are sunny and relaxing, interesting and fun. This was our second stay at this home, and we hope to return again and again.

  • Submitted: Sep 2, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
35.1 Miles
Santa Barbara Airport
Nearest Barpub
Nearest Ferry
Nearest Golf
Nearest Train
Nearest Motorway
0.3 Miles
Hwy 154
Nearest Restaurant
Nearest Ski
Nearest Beach
20.8 Miles
Gaviota State Beach
Car: recommended

All services expected in a rural city; Full services provided in Santa Barbara (40 minute drive) or Santa Maria (20 minutes).

Antiquing.

Bird Watching.

Wine Tasting.

Shopping.

Sight Seeing.

Biking (road and mountain).

Walking.

Golf.

Hiking.

Hunting.

Fishing.

Swimming.

Tennis.

Horseback riding.

Gaviota State Beach is nearest beach (15 minutes).

Wine tasting.

Galleries.

Vineyard tours.

Solvang.

Santa Ines Mission in Solvang.

La Purisima MIssion in Lompoc.

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Rates & Availability

Notes

  • From $300 - 3 night minimum
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