|Minimum Stay||3 - 4 nights|
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Less than 40 Steps to World Famous Venice Beach
This Venice Beach furnished vacation rental is an upscale, recently renovated, modern beach flat with ocean views. Take less than 40 steps right out your door, and you're on the beach. We're one block from the world famous Venice Beach Boardwalk and one block from the Historic Venice Canals. Our 'home-away-from-home' offers the highest quality design features with an uncompromising attention to detail.
Here are the features:
1. Two bedroom, two full baths
2. Comfortably sleeps 6 people
3. Highly appointed, fully equipped gourmet kitchen with granite counter tops, the finest stainless steel appliances, utensils, cookware, dish-ware, and wine glasses.
4. Kitchen island with stools for dining or getting together to plan your day
5. High Speed WiFi for unlimited free Internet access
6. HD Samsung Smart TV (55-inch)
7. Comfortable black Italian leather sofa that doubles as a sleeper-sofa (not your typical sleeper sofa - VERY comfortable).
8. State-of-the art Napoleon Gas Fireplace, surrounded by imported glass tile, providing absolute comfort at the touch of your fingertips.
9. Luxurious Queen size beds in each bedroom with 100% Egyptian cotton sheets and down duvets
10. Two full size, finely appointed bathrooms
11. Endless supply of hot water provided by a tankless water heating system
12. New top-of-the-line washer/dryer located within the unit,
13. Ample closet space
14. Plenty of 100% cotton towels, linens and beach towels
15. Two free bicycles for your use
16. Use of the roof deck with a shared gas BBQ
17. Use of lower patio with ocean view and outdoor shower
18. Private parking in single car garage (no SUVs or trucks)
19. Beach chairs, boogie boards and beach toys
Quintessential Venice is just outside your door. Take the short walk to the world famous Venice Beach Boardwalk where you can visit Muscle Beach, and the street vendors, artisans & performers. Or take the short bike ride to Santa Monica Pier & the ferris wheel/arcades. Be sure to enjoy historic Venice Pier: make it your morning or evening walk and teach your kids to fish, just a few steps down the beach. You can also take a walk in the Historic Venice Walk Streets and the Venice Canals (Venice was originally modeled after Venice, Italy) or stay along the beach and walk up to the colorful 'Venice wall' or south to the Marina jetty and watch the boats come and go. Venice-By-The-Sea is also a short walk to some of the finest and trendiest beach side restaurants and bars in Los Angeles. Surfing, kayaking, boating, biking, boogie boarding, and outdoor summer concerts are right in your backyard. The bike path along the beach extends over 6 miles North and South and is also used for rollerblading and skateboarding. A new skateboarding park is on the sand just a couple blocks north as well. We are also conveniently located near Los Angeles International Airport which is a short 10 minute drive away. As owners of this building, my family has lived in the Venice community for the past ten years, and they are well-known and respected in the area. It is very important to us that our guests have an enjoyable stay at Venice-By-The-Sea. Please contact me through HomeAway if you have any questions or need additional information. We hope to see you soon!
Please Note: Parking at the beach is always limited. We provide one small parking garage at no extra cost. This space is small, so larger cars, vans or SUVs will likely not fit. Small cars and most small SUVs usually fit; however, we cannot guarantee your car will fit in the garage. If your car is too large, alternative street parking is available on a first come, first served basis.
I've grown up in Southern California and have loved the Los Angeles beaches my entire life. My family has lived in the Venice community for the past ten years. My husband and I frequently enjoy visits to Venice where we love going to the local restaurants and bike riding on the boardwalk. It is very important to us that our guests have an enjoyable stay at Venice-By-The-Sea. We take pride in our property and are responsive to our guests needs. Our family lives in the building, so we are able interact with our guests directly – from key exchanges, to cleaning, to repairs, and anything in between. Our property is fully furnished and has all the amenities of home!
Sandy Shillington purchased this apartment in 2009
This property is in a great location. The beach and bike paths are literally right out the door. It sits on the corner of the Walk Street and Speedway. It's central to everything there is to experience in Venice while being towards the quiet end of town. Just north of Washington, you can walk to some of the best restaurants in LA or grab some coffee.
We have remodeled this apartment and maximized every inch of space, making it highly efficient and comfortable. Having its own parking garage is so convenient because parking is at a premium in the area. The Walk Street is so quaint and visitors love casually running into the rich and famous.
Sandy is a great host with an amazing apartment. Perfect for a smaller family or two people traveling for work, it is very clean and the location is unbeatable. Sandy was very quick to respond to our requests and questions and worked to make our stay as easy as possible. This property has all the amenities of a luxury apartment and the convenience of the beach only steps away.
The location is really nice and close to all the action, lots of people watching and great walk to the Venice pier and many good restaurants. C and O trattoria is so good, I highly Recommend!! Larry's is really great also. Over all the place is great but more attention needs to be towards the furniture and the air mattress and possibly a few chairs for the table over by the fireplace. Outside of apartment building is less than desired but once you get inside it's great, modern and remodeled. Couch needs to be thrown away, literally falling apart and peeling. Air mattress has a leak so don't plan on sleeping for longer than an hour without pumping up. There was another air mattress but no pump provided so we could not use in place of one with leak. Electric ignition lighter on cook top does not work, quite a dangerous situation you have to use lighter that is provided. Nicely done remodel with modern touches, great showers, sinks, fans and kitchen. I would reccomend this to anyone who wants to be in the center of the action of Venice Beach. The garage is great also, we had a BMW 325 and a Jetta and they both fit perfectly. Thanks to the owner for recommendations on a place to keep our dog when we were down there, it worked out great. Overall a nice place. Thank you very much for sharing your place!
The interior of the unit is exactly as the pictures show. It was very clean and modern with high end appliances. The exterior is older, damaged stucco and could definitely use new paint. The bedrooms are not very private. Bedroom #1 has glass slider doors that are frosted and the other has a cut out in the drywall open to the living room. Although it looks cool and trendy...not very private. The best feature is each bedroom has its own remodeled bathroom. The whole remodel was done well. The unit is very close to the beach, just behind one row of homes. The rooftop deck photos are more enticing than it actually is. There were 2 rusted patio heaters, no cushions on lounges and the chairs were too rickety to sit on. We thought we would spend most evenings up there, but it wasn't really set up for that. The description of the garage is very accurate. Only smaller cars will fit. This is documented in the description, so please take note. We have a large SUV, an expedition, and there is no way it would fit. We had to park almost 2 miles away on our first day. There are parking garage options on the website. The alley in front and to the side of the unit are very loud at night. There were homeless people walking through each night we were there rummaging through the trash cans that woke us up throughout the night. The very best part of the rental was working with Sandy. She responds almost immediately. The rental went smoothly from check in to check out to receiving our deposit back very quickly. It seems the art of customer service has gone missing, but Sandy sure has it!!! She was a pleasure.
Garage a huge plus++ , excellent location and amenities
Nice spot.... Visiting a daughter who lives in studio city. Steps from the beach ( 50 exactly !!). Had a great time. Well furnished, beds slept great, towels, kitchen, beach toys, wifi, dishes, garage, bikes, electric air pump, beach chairs, beach towels.... You need nothing, perfectly equipped. Bring a noise machine ( we use one at home too), kept windows open at night. Owner is readily reachable via text or phone. She responds within minutes. Well done Sandy, and well done vrbo. Thank you .....
We had a very pleasant three night stay...kitchen was well equipped to cook in...very modern appliances...inside fabulous...ocean view a bit oversold in pictures...some other small nits: kitchen table not very useful and some larger bowls for salad and more bathroom hooks for towels would have been helpful...small blemishes on a beautiful place...would recommend to others and would love to stay there again...
My friend and I stayed at this apartment and would be happy to stay there again. Just one house away from the beach, quiet, and easy walking distance to excellent restaurants, coffee shops, and nail salon. Just steps from the beach where there is an easy path to walk in both directions. We caught beautiful sunsets every night. The apartment is also walking distance to the famous Venice canals, which are fun to explore.
The apartment is 2 spacious bedrooms, each with a spacious bath, a kitchen, living room and washer dryer. Plenty of room. Apartment was spotlessly clean, and the owner was helpful and accommodating.
Staying at the property was a great experience.
|Rate Period||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Jul 1 2016 - Sep 12 2016
4 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
|Refundable damage deposit||$500|
Please note: Parking at the beach is limited. We provide one small parking garage at no extra cost. The space is small, so large cars, vans or SUVs will likely not fit. Small cars and many smaller SUV's may fit in the garage; however, we cannot guarantee it. If your car is too large, you will need to locate any available street parking.
* Approximate monthly rate. Actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay.
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