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Mike and Sally Kerns

Member since: 2005
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Speaks: english

Beach Bungalow 2 Bedrooms, 1 Block to Venice Beach.

5 Reviews
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Overview

Venice House Rental Photos and Description

House, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

Great Venice Beach bungalow duplex on a romantic Walk Street 1 block to beach. Just recently remodeled, new kitchen and bathrooms, beautiful hardwood floors, fireplace.

2 additional units available on same property. Rent all bungalows together to sleep 15. Call for special pricing on entire property.

Very convenient location, close to everything, park your car and walk to shops, cafes and some of the best restaurants in Los Angeles on world famous Abbot Kinney Blvd. Just a 2 minute walk away.

Queen beds in both bedrooms, double designer glass sinks and a ceiling mounted giant shower head in master bathroom. Fireplace, and great kitchen with all higher end appliances..

High quality linens/towels, 42" Plasma TV with Direct TV Satellite, queen sofa bed in living room, DSL, fax, local phone service, beach chairs/umbrella, and bikes can be made avail. for $50.00 per week

Parking available.

Walk or bike to everything!!!

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Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Mike and Sally Kerns (Owner)
Member since: 2005
Call Owner
Speaks: english

Reviews

4.6
based on 5 traveler reviews

Beach Bungalow 2 Bedrooms, 1 Block to Venice Beach.
average rating of 4.6 based on 5 reviews
5

Spring break 2016

  • 5 of 5

The rental property was perfect for us!! We could not have asked for a better location!! My kids were able to walk to the boardwalk while I was able to walk to Abbott Kennedy shops!! The rental was furnished with everything we needed during the stay.. Neighbors were very friendly! Hoping to rent again next year!!

  • Submitted: Apr 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Planet Earth and beyond
5

VENICE AT ITS BEST!

  • 5 of 5

This is the perfect spot in Venice, cocooned between the beach and Abbot Kinney. Quiet and still close to the action. Great hideaway. The house and ammenities were as expected: functional and cool. I stongly recommend it for singles, couples and families.

  • Submitted: Apr 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Michigan
4

Home Away From Home

  • 4 of 5

When we arrived in Venice Beach, we had no idea we'd be that to the actual beach. We were shocked at how short of a walk it was from our cute little bungalow to the boardwalk. We'd spend the day wandering the shops, stop home real quick for towels, then head to the beach.

The older 21+ kids enjoyed the proximity to small, local bars, where my daughter surprisingly bumped into American Idol's Randy Jackson at a speakeasy.

Be prepared for tight parking, but it can only be expected so close to the beach, so you can't complain about it.

As for the bungalow itself, my husband won't stop raving about the master bedroom's overhead shower. My son and his wife stayed in the other room, and my two younger daughters slept on what they said was a comfy pull-out couch. We grabbed some groceries at Ralph's and the kitchen was fully stocked with everything we needed to make our meals. The furniture was nice and the rooms were well-decorated.

We ran into the owner once and she was very friendly. Maintenance came to fix a broken sink before we realized it was broken. The only thing I'd recommend would be to clear out the kitchen plates and cups and buy some dollar store matching ones - it gives the bungalow a more professional, clean feeling that makes you feel you spent your money on a nice place with matching utensils, like you wish you had at home. :-)

I'd definitely stay here again and fully recommend it to friends and family! It felt more like a home than a hotel, which made the trip more relaxing.

  • Submitted: Aug 23, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect experience!

  • 5 of 5

We were 7 people and wanted something close to the beach, that was the perfect place, with 2 kitchen and 3 bathroom so we could perfectly combine.

The houses had everything we needed and were very clean and comfortable. We all agreed that even it was a temporary experience we felt as at home!

We strongly recommend it!

  • Submitted: Jul 7, 2011
  • Stayed: Jun 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: This guest rented 2 of the beach bungalow units at this beach property. One unit was a 2 bedroom 2 bath and the other was a smaller 2 bedroom 1 bath. The 2 bedroom 2 bath unit is VRBO # 80553. Very nice people.
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Hiawatha, IA
4

2 Bedroom, 2 Bath Beach Bungalow Review

  • 4 of 5

"Our overall experience was very good. We had problems with the printer the first day, made a call to Michael and had a new printer delivered to the property the same day. Great customer service.

The property had EVERYTHING we needed for our 30 day stay. Most importantly great beds and an excellent rain shower for two.

The property is extremely well located for walking or driving to everything of interest in the area. A short 5 minute or less walk to the beach, 10 minute walk to Gold's Gym, 15 minutes or less to the heart of Main street in Santa Monica for a great breakfast or lunch at the Urth Cafe, Pannini Garden or dinner at Chenois on Main or Cheyas.

Also about a 15 minute stroll along the Venice Beach boardwalk to the Cow's End on Washington for to-die-for smoothies and wraps. Short 5-10 minute drive to the Lobster and other great seafood restaurants along Pacific and Ocean Avenue as well as the Third Street Promenade for shopping, dining and street entertainment.

Enjoyable drive along the PCH to the Getty Museum and Nobu's in Malibu (Cross Creek Road) for the best Japanese food available on the planet. Stop at Moonshadows for ocean view dining and drinks.

What you definitely need to ask if you plan on taking the first floor 2 bedroom, 2 bath unit as we did: Will anyone be occupying the top floor unit during your stay? We spent the month being awakened at 6:30 AM or earlier by an active two year old running and jumping on the hardwood floors above us.

The owners need to carpet the 2nd floor 1 bedroom, 1 bath apartment to minimize the noise made by the occupants and the inconvenince to the first floor occupants in the event both floors are occupied simultaneously. Once this is completed the property would have to be rated as Excellent.

Richard & Rita "

  • Submitted: Nov 5, 2008
  • Stayed: Sep 2008
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: The 2nd floor unit has been carpeted now. We never have received complaints before, but we thought it might be good to carpet anyway. This tenant did call us a lot as you can see, trouble with the printer, trouble with using the telephone, trouble with using the TV. Really needed to have help with everything. Sometimes we get this type and we do the best we can in helping them. Everything with our property works perfectly.
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Map

Nearest Airport
5 Miles
LAX
Nearest Barpub
Mercedes
Nearest Ferry
Marina Del Rey
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Penmar
Nearest Train
15 Miles
Grand Central
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
90 freeway
Nearest Restaurant
Mercedes
Nearest Ski
100 Miles
Big Bear
Nearest Beach
Venice Beach
Car: not necessary

The World famous Venice Beach Boardwalk is not to be missed. If you are visiting the Los Angeles area, you owe it to yourself to come to Southern California’s number one visitor attraction. Stretching about one a half miles along the manicured sands of the Pacific Ocean, the boardwalk is a large part of what makes Venice unique. On the west side of the “walk” are hundreds of street vendors and performers. You can see everything from break-dancing to broken glass walking. Mimes to musicians, jugglers to jesters and everything in between make up the human landscape. You can have your fortune read, get a temporary tattoo or have your name written on a grain of rice. If souvenirs is what you are after then the boardwalk is the place to go. The Westside offers unique arts and crafts, odds and ends and one of kinds only obtainable here. Paintings, photos, rocks of various sorts and sculptures are among the popular offerings. On the Eastside are the store fronts of the boardwalk. Here you will find every sort of t-shirt under the sun. From the politically motivated to sexually charged to the plain old Venice Beach t-shirt there is sure to be one for everybody. In addition, there are tattoo and piercing stores, skate and surf shops, medical marijuana dispensaries and more. You can buy sun glasses, vaporizers, beer and shoes. This is all in addition to the large selection of restaurants, juice spots and bars. In summary, packed into its one and a half mile, the boardwalk has more diversity in demographics and retail then probably anywhere else in the world. There is reason it so famous. Come and see for yourself!

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Rates & Availability

Venice House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
summer
May 1 2017 - Sep 30 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,200
$6,500
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$1,850
$4,750
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Air conditioning $100
Exit cleaning fee $150
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 14.0%

Holidays such as Christmas, Thanksgiving, New Years Week, Spring Break, and Easter are all rated as Summer week rates.
Please summit an inquiry to verify the rate for your particular dates. Sometimes the auto pricing on this site does not work correctly..

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Venice House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Queen size Beds (1), Baby Cribs (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain climbing
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowmobiling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

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