About this listing
This remarkable beach cottage nestled on "The Mesa," the most desired vacation area in Santa Barbara, offers beautiful wood floors with modern styles and colors throughout.
Escape to Santa Barbara's premiere beach community... and live the Santa Barbara life!
This remarkable beach cottage nestled on "The Mesa," the most desired vacation area in Santa Barbara, offers beautiful wood floors with modern styles and colors throughout. Contemporary furnishings, selected art and gas fireplace all add to the interior warmth.
The home features two bedrooms and one bath in the main house, along with a 150 square-foot detached studio with vanity and laundry services. The studio provides a great workspace with Wi-Fi connectivity, or can substitute as a third bedroom. The master bedroom offers the spacious comfort of a cal-king bed, the guest room a cozy queen, and for the studio — a convertible full-sized couch / futon is available. Fresh towels, bedding and extra blankets are all included.
The living area media center boasts a flat screen television and provides premium sound, both inside and out, with separate listening choices. Premium cable, X-Box and Blue Ray, along with connections to wifi, Pandora, Vudu, and Netflix, extend your entertainment options.
For the perfect meal, a professional Viking range and cook-top provides the heat inside, and out-of-doors a premium Weber natural gas grill along with a traditional Weber kettle provide all the options needed for a memorable evening of dining. The kitchen is fully stocked with basic cooking essentials.
And snuggled in the backyard, you’ll discover a hidden gem: a soothing outdoor shower area with it's own private loo — all tucked away in a tropical enclave.
If entertaining is on the menu, or you just want to enjoy some relaxing downtime, this backyard offers the perfect antidote. The tropical garden setting provides the ultimate in relaxation with its open air dining area, soothing hot tub — with room for six, and the warmth of a gas fire pit and outdoor heaters. Enjoy it all, day or night, while gazing up at the stars or taking in the beautiful views of the Pacific Ocean. You’ll soon discover that this is truly Santa Barbara living!
Just a two-minute bike ride down the neighborhood hill leads you right to Shoreline Park, and then to the locals' favorite — Leadbetter Beach and the Santa Barbara Harbor. While downtown and the harbor are within walking and biking distance, the gentle grade back up the hill is for the physically active. A bus stop is conveniently located at the end of the street for public transportation needs.
So what are you waiting for? Come enjoy your time in paradise, Santa Barbara style!
Guests have access to the house, studio, outdoor shower, and all outdoor areas. The garage is kept private for storage.
Interaction with Guests
I always do my best to greet guests upon arrival to show them around.
Beautiful ocean views, quite and safe neighborhood with only resident traffic with plenty of driveway and street parking.
Private car, Uber, bike, and public transportation make getting around easy. A MTD bus stop is located around the corner.
Other Things to Note
Main house 2 bedroom one bath, and guests studio makes this the ideal property for three couples.
1. Enjoy your stay.
2. Be courteous to the neighbors.
(The back yard entertaining area MUST BE SHUT DOWN BY 1OPM ON WEEKDAYS and MIDNIGHT ON FRIDAYS and SATURDAYS, NO EXCEPTIONS!! — Complaints from neighbors will result in forfeit of your security deposit — In other words bring the conversation inside – voices carry.)
3. No smoking inside.
4. It's an entertaining house, not a party house.
5. Leave the wall art where you found it.
6. Lock the house when not around.
7. We may need access to the garage during your stay, but will contact you first.
8. Call us if you have any questions.