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kevin stea

Member since: 2008
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Speaks: english, italian

Huge Hollywood Hills 1400 sq ft 2+1 Views, by the Hollywood Bowl!

25 Reviews
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

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Overview

Hollywood Hills Apartment Rental Photos and Description

Spacious, fun, Centrally located!

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Beautiful 1400 square foot 2 bedroom in a Spanish-Style fourplex built in 1926 with VIEWS of Hollywood Hills in the CHARMING, HISTORIC, neighborhood of HOLLYWOOD HEIGHTS.

Hollywood Living at it's Finest! Just 5 BLOCKS from the Metro and the world-famous Grauman's Chinese Theatre, yet still private and intimate. Why drive when it's a quick walk down to EVERYTHING? Want to go to the Hollywood Bowl? Four blocks. Get on the freeway? Five blocks, yet it is completely unheard and unseen. LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION!!

The master has lovely views and direct access to the bathroom. the 2nd bedroom is partially separated by drapes (see photos). There is an inflatable queen mattress available and the couches (though they do not pull out). This property is ideal for two, can easily fit four-six, though for six guests we prefer you rent our larger property in the same building. There is laundry, dishwasher, microwave, stove, oven, Super high speed wifi, a massage chair, cable, AC/heat inside the unit, TVs in each bedroom, DVD players, Directv, and it has its own entrance. The Bathroom has just been remodeled, the furniture newly reupholstered and we are constantly upgrading our properties' amenities.

Originally built for a silent film star, this building has had a long history of famous tenants, including the Oscar-Winning screenwriter of 'The Sting'!

PLEASE READ: There is NO assigned parking, but available street parking which is permit (we have a guest pass for your use).

There is a 3-Night Minimum stay unless there's last minute vacancy, and there is a $100 cleaning fee :-) Please see our other listing VRBO 208878 to see our guest comments and decor sensibilities. it is a HUGE 3+3 in the same building, so if you have a larger group, you may book both to accommodate your party. This property is not appropriate for parties and late night antics, but is wonderful for travelers, tourists and small families. For your safety and ours, the entrance is on camera. If there is no damage found, the damage deposit is refunded automatically directly from VRBO after 7 days.

WALKING DISTANCE to:

Hollywood Walk of Fame, Hollywood & Highland, Tours of the Stars Homes, Kodak Theatre, Disney's El Capitan Theatre, Grauman's Chinese Theater, Madam Tussauds, Hollywood Bowl, Hollywood & Vine, Pantages Theatre, Jimmy Kimmel Live, Hollywood Christmas Parade, as well as the newest and hottest night clubs, bars, & restaurants in Los Angeles.

SHORT DRIVE to:

Griffith Park, The Observatory, Downtown Los Angeles, Staples Center, LA County Museum, MOCA, Little Tokyo, Japanese American Museum of Art, Geffen Contemporary Museum, the Disney Music Hall, China Town, LA Zoo, Farmers Market at the Grove, West Hollywood, Beverly Hills, Santa Monica Beach, Malibu, Pasadena Rose Bowl & Rose Parade, Getty Center Museum & Getty Villa Malibu, Norton Simon Museum, Disney Land, Six Flags, Watts Towers, Hollywood Sign, Malibu Beach, Los Angeles International Airport, Burbank, Burbank Airport, North Hollywood, Studio City, and MUCH MORE!

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
kevin stea (Owner)
Member since: 2008
Call Owner
Speaks: english, italian

About kevin stea

Kevin is a veteran of 26 years in the entertainment industry in Los Angeles, and speaks Italian and english. Michael is an architect/environmental designer with a degree from the Art Center of Pasadena.

kevin stea purchased this apartment in 2004

Why kevin stea chose Los Angeles County

Location! Location! Location! This is the perfect location. Historic, peaceful, residential, but in the middle of everything exciting!

What makes this apartment unique

Walking distance or a short drive to Hollywood landmarks, Hollywood studios, academy awards, world class restaurants, night clubs, bars, Hollywood bowl and shopping.

Reviews

4.8
based on 25 traveler reviews

Huge Hollywood Hills 1400 sq ft 2+1 Views, by the Hollywood Bowl!
average rating of 4.8 based on 25 reviews
5

Great value in this Holllywood Heights home!

  • 5 of 5

Very impressed! Came here for the weekend to stay with some friends, it was perfect. A very cozy house with a whole lot of that old-hollywood-charm! You can tell that the owner puts a lot of pride and character into the home, even his own personality shines through. There are several design styles represented in the house from modern to retro that make it appealing to many tastes. Kevin (the owner) was very accommodating considering it was a last minute booking.

The layout makes the house feel very big. We were there with exactly 6 people (3 couples.) Keep in mind that the second bedroom is separated but with curtains, however there is privacy. It was kept very clean and the surrounding neighborhood felt safe. We actually talked with neighbors and they were great!

There is anything that you would need fore a home away from home, blankets, kitchen items and gadgets, washer dryer, etc.

I would definitely stay here again, considering the price, value, and closeness to everything!

  • Submitted: Feb 20, 2013
  • Stayed: Feb 2013
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5

Cozy, homey

  • 5 of 5

Very cozy & at home feeling, great views in the area

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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5

Worked out great!!!

  • 5 of 5

We traveled from Sacramento to visit family for my father's 90th birthday. We had 3 teenagers (2 girls/1 boy). This placed worked out great! Everyone had space to relax after driving around LA. There was a nice Sushi restaurant right down the street (could have walked but drove). Parking was described accurately. We had a Sienna van but found parking up the hill. Kevin was very helpful. We had no problems. Thanks for everything!

  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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5

Fantastic Place. Fantastic Host

  • 5 of 5

Writing this review just before we check out and I don't want to leave. My family and I stayed here for over 2 weeks and the house is great. Everything is as advertised and more. Location is in the middle of the Hollywood action and the views from the neighbourhood are spectacular. Kevin is always quick to answer any question or concern and is very helpful. I was worried about the parking going in but was always able to find a spot fairly easily. Can't wait to come back!

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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5

Great stay!

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 5 stayed here for three nights while visiting the Hollywood/LA

area. It was a great "home base" for our adventures. We were nervous at first with the parking situation, but it ended up working out just fine. Thank you for sharing this lovely space with us!

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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5

Great Time & Great Hosts!

  • 5 of 5

Very pleased with our overall experience. The owners were both very accommodating and we enjoyed our stay at their property. Centrally located to everything. Beautifully designed.

Thank you!

Lysa & Michael :)

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
5 Miles
Burbank
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
Nearest Train
0.2 Miles
MetroLink
Nearest Motorway
0.2 Miles
101
Nearest Beach
9 Miles
Santa Monica
Car: recommended

Just a few minutes walk from the CENTER of Hollywood, the 101, Metro link and the Hollywood Bowl!

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Rates & Availability

Hollywood Hills Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
HOLIDAY
Dec 22 2016 - Jan 3 2017
5 night minimum stay
$225
$1,500
 
 
HIGH SEASON
May 19 2017 - Aug 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$170
$1,100
$4,400
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$150
From
$160
Thu,Fri,Sat
$1,100
$3,900
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100
Refundable damage deposit $300
Tax Rate 14.0%

There are exceptions to minimum nightly stay. No pets allowed, though there are occasional exceptions. NO SMOKING except in outdoor areas. Guests will be IMMEDIATELY evicted from the property if evidence of smoking of any kind is present inside. No groups of more than 10 persons unless explicitly agreed upon by myself or an acting manager. There is no wheelchair access. Entire property is on one floor, even though there are stairs. Our other unit is also available for rent and there is door at the top of the stairs which may connect the two if guests have booked both properties. It otherwise remains locked. Filming is prohibited unless previously discussed with owner and with proper insurance. There is a different higher rate for filming. Guests are on camera when arriving and leaving, for your protection and ours.

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Amenities

Hollywood Hills Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1400 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Monument View ...
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub
  • Washer/dryer combo in the bathroom utility closet.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , Antique bed has custom mattress 1" thinner than queen
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • surfing

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