Spacious living room with sea grass rug is casual and comfy, yet chic enough for entertaining.Gas fireplace, cozy lap blankets and 60 inch HD TV with movies and Netflix - FAB!
'Glad' House 5BDR 50 feet from sand

Entire home/apt

8 guests

5 bedrooms

5 beds
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Ages 2 - 12
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8 guests maximum. Infants don’t count toward the number of guests.
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Just about 20 steps to the sand! The 'Glad' House is 5 Bedrooms. 2.5 baths and sleeps 8 people comfortably. It's called the GLAD HOUSE because you are always glad to get there!

The space
Bathrooms: 2.5
Bedrooms: 5
Beds: 5
Check In: Anytime after 2PM
Check Out: 12PM (noon)
Room type: Entire home/apt


Extra people No Charge
Cleaning Fee $150
Security Deposit $500
Weekly Discount: 20%
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House Rules

We hope you will treat our house with love and respect, as it is our SANCTUARY.

NO SMOKING IN OR ANYWHERE NEAR THE HOUSE. The smoke travels into open windows and bothers the neighbors. We prefer non-smokers all together, as smoke gets on clothes and transfers to furniture etc. yuck!

Please be quiet and respect that it is NEVER ok to be loud. Our neighbors are close, so we will be called if it is noisy and we will come to the house. Quiet voices at ALL TIMES outside. If you are loud inside, please close the windows. Never play music loud.

We LOVE animals, but can't allow pets at this house (we actually have goats at our other house!). All floors, bedding and rugs are new. Our yard is pristine----plus we must consider our other guests allergies. So no, never, please don't even ask.

All doors and windows must be locked upon leaving the house--even for a short time, as it is the beach and opportunists can be anywhere. Keep the front door and gates locked when you are home, as well - it is just smart. We keep the back doors to the patio open and windows open when we are there - but close and lock all when you leave.

Do not sit on rails or climb anywhere off the deck.

Due to damages and climbing temptations, no kids under 7 years of age - this is firm. Babies and well-behaved and watched children ages 7 and up are very welcome. Our house is kid-friendly, but it is NOT baby or toddler-proofed. Children are NEVER allowed to handle the electronics and are not allowed on the balconies or roof deck - ever. Please never allow Sharpies or magic markers of any kind into the house or any dark colored juice. Please choose juice in light colors and never allow your child to be unattended. We offer a toys, high chair, playpen, booster seat all for you to use at your own risk. Toys are in den in black benches, other items in closet of Sunshine Room. I will be happy to assist you with any special needs that you may have for your children.

If you do not know how to cook, please do not try to learn in our kitchen -- we have high end pans and a white quartz counter top. There are great restaurants all around us :) So please enjoy them! If you know your way around a kitchen, then please cook and enjoy our beautiful kitchen! NEVER cut on our counter tops or place any hot pans on them either. There are cutting boards and hot pads everywhere. They were incredibly expensive. Please be careful with candles.

Never park in their driveways, put your trash in their cans or play loud music. Keep noise down at night, as this is their sanctuary too.

Trash goes out in driveway edge on Sunday nights. Please see how the neighbors do it.

The kitchen has two trash bins - one for recycles in the back, and one for trash in the front. Glass, clean paper, clean cardboard and plastics with 1 or 2 get recycled.

No parties ever please, unless it is pre-approved.
Small group showers, birthday parties, wedding dinners are possible when discussed.


Safety features
Smoke detector
Carbon monoxide detector
First aid kit

3 nights minimum stay

36 Reviews

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Renata User Profile
August 2017
We had a great stay and truly enjoyed all aspects of the home. The beach was close enough to go and return throughout the day, and have morning & evening walks. We really loved taking bike rides and exploring the neighborhood. Everyone had a special experience sharing the space, including the BBQ, jacuzzi, movies, games, and just relaxing!

Greg User Profile
July 2017
This was our first airbnb experience and Kerri and The Gladhouse truly set the bar high. If you are looking for R&R w/ the family in a small beautiful beach community, this is your spot. Quiet neighborhood with shops and places to eat all over Oxnard. Also, lots of places to eat in Ventura, as well. Deep sea fishing, Kayaking in the Channel Islands, wine tasting in Ojai... are just a few of the local activities we took advantage of! The house had great energy and it's an amazing place to relax, grill out, sit on the outdoor decks, jacuzzi, etc. and just steps away from the beach! Kerri's home was very accommodating to our needs and she was always just a text away. Beautiful home and beautiful community. We will be back!!

Bethany User Profile
June 2017
This is our second stay at the Glad House, our first we were married. Kerri and her home were absolutely lovely as usual. She always thinks of the smallest of details and has extra added amenities to the home which has great energy. The home is perfect walking distance to the beach, perfect for a family as you have enough space to yourself and enough space to dine together. I always recommend her home and will definitely be back!

Sarah User Profile
April 2017
A quiet nice place to spend the week. I would recommend it!

Paula User Profile
April 2017
Kerri's place is like home but better! All the rooms have tv's so everyone can have their own alone time. The kitchen and living area are perfect for everyone to hang out. Even a computer in kitchen to plan out activities together! Hot tub has a view to ocean. Just walk across the tiny street to the beach which is like your own private beach. Not many people around. Her bikes are in great shape and fun. Master bedroom is unbelievable. When you see it you're like "wow"! She's awesome to rent from for sure.

Marieantoinette User Profile
September 2016
The host went out of her way to make our stay easier.

Marieantoinette User Profile
September 2016
Thank you Kerri for letting us stay at your lovely home so close to the beach. Our family ranging from (PHONE NUMBER HIDDEN), were completely happy with all the house had to offer. The roof, bicycles and hot tub being the favorite places for the young adults. I personally loved the livingroom (humongous t.v.) and the kitchen where I spent a lot of my time. The gaming system in the house kept the kids busy on days when we felt like being lazy. We saw seals and a couple dolphin from our beach and the strolls along the beach were lovely. Close by is a stone beach where we spent half the day looking at stones. We took a few back to Germany sssshhhh. Thank you Kerri for all your suggestions for the kids, the friendly conversations and just being you. Hope to meet up one day again for that promised glass of wine :) Tschuss, from a satisfied family living in Germany.

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Ojai, California, United StatesJoined in April 2013
Kerri User ProfileKerri is a superhost.

About us: we love the outdoors--surfing, hiking, biking, good food and wine. We travel for our work in the fashion industry, so our greatest luxury is to stay home and enjoy the beautiful places we have created. We love to entertain friends, listen to music and enjoy all that California and Florida has to offer.

We know a lot about the area, as we have hiked the local mountains, biked the local trails, enjoyed the local wine trips and know the best surf breaks.

In Florida we have enjoyed the St Johns River for years and raised our kids there. We have fished the creeks and enjoyed all the area has to offer.

Our approach to life is very Zen and we believe you should appreciate every moment and every important person in your life. Take a moment to breathe, watch the sunset and take a bike ride. Leave your stress behind and enjoy our home!

Languages: English
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour

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