Two bedrooms, spacious deck, ocean views, and loads of charm- just blocks from the beach! You can enjoy all of our lush vegetation around our cottage and also help yourself to some of the wonderful herbs growing in our garden.
"Views and privacy abound in this charming 2BR coastal retreat. One third of this old seaside manor, Seaglass Holly, has a truly special charm and features gleaming hardwood floors, marble counters, cozy, comfy, quality furnishings, unexpected details and windows that open to stunning sea views from nearly every room. The spacious and inviting deck is the perfect place for an intimate sunset or robust family meal! The large view lawn offers additional space for lounging and appreciating the Santa Barbara channel and islands beyond. Harvest dinner from the veggie garden or walk three blocks through the delightful town of Summerland and experience a local favorite.
There is so much to enjoy nearby, including great antiquing, wine-tasting, Santa Barbara-style shopping from the well-loved boutiques of Bonita, Botanik, Bikini Factory and Indian Summer and others. Kids and adults alike love Summerland's charming Lookout Park and neighborhood-to-hillside hiking trails –and you are just minutes to Santa Barbara, Montecito and Carpinteria.
Be sure to read the reviews of sister listings 393364 (Seaglass Lookout) and 439418 (Seaglass Cove) to hear about the way our guests feel about the Seaglass property. For larger groups, consider renting the entire property consisting of two, one bedroom units, and one, two bedroom unit –togetherness and privacy.
Other Things to Note
Our property is TurnKey Rental Certified. When you book with us we’ll send you our mobile app with directions, our 24-hour live support number and rental guide. Then, you can drive right to the rental which features a digital door lock where you’ll use your unique code to enter (no need to meet for keys). Inside, you'll enjoy our premium amenities: shampoo, soaps, paper products and hotel-quality towels and linens. You can request an early check-in / late check-out and we will arrange it whenever possible.
*All TurnKey Vacation Rentals follow local and state tax rules. Here we collect state taxes, adding 6% to the reservation rates. Each reservation also requires a $99 cleaning fee, and the standard $39.99 Property Damage Protection policy
*Guests must be over the age of 25 and will be an occupant of the unit during the entire reserved period.
*No parties, excessive noise, or any illegal activity shall take place at property.
*No pets are allowed unless otherwise noted for specific properties.
* No smoking is allowed in or around any property.
Cleaning: Each property will be cleaned and inspected after your departure. We ask you to help us enable the cleaning crews as much as possible. Simple things like leaving the property tidy, running the dishwasher, starting to wash the towels, and taking out the trash are expected of our guests.
If excessive wear and tear is found on property, or additional cleaning is necessary due to spills, trash left on site, unclean dishes, stains to furniture, carpeting, linens, paint, wallpaper, or flooring, Guest authorizes the property manager to bill them for additional fees. If at any time the maximum number of occupants is exceeded or if the property manager receives information about excessive noise, TurnKey has the right to evict Guest and all occupants immediately and to bill the guest a minimum service fee of $250. If any sign of smoking is discovered Guest authorizes the property manager to charge the guest a minimum $500 cleaning fee. Unless the rental policy specifically allows, if any sign of any pet is discovered Guest authorizes TurnKey to charge the guest an additional minimum $500 cleaning fee.
Properties are fully furnished properties that will include bedspreads, linens, blankets, pillows, towels, a fully equipped kitchen, TV, furnishings unless otherwise specified.
Travel Insurance is highly recommended for any stay.
A beautiful flat with everything needed for a comfortable, relaxing getaway. Hikes in the mountains, walks on the beach, yummy restaurants all nearby. Even a high-end grocery with to-go goodies within walking distance. A happy discovery to which we hope to return soon.
The apartment is cozy with amazing view and nice outdoor spaces. It is not big but spacious enough -we were 4 adults, one toddler and an infant-. We enjoyed our trip to Santa Barbara and loved to stay there. Also the house is well decorated, we admire every little detail. The only problem is that there is a dining area inside house but not big enough for 5 people, if the weather is cold/wet that might be a problem.
The apartment was just right for our party of three. It's in a cool, quiet neighborhood with lots of other nice properties. The porch is sweet, especially with the outdoor heater. We couldn't get the indoor heater to work, but luckily there were enough blankets to keep everyone nice and cozy at night. The entertainment system is serviceable. I'd say the only thing we were missing were some nice, mellow tunes to cover the din of the traffic on the 101. It'd be sweet if there was a simple sound system that we could use for playing music on our phones. We'll definitely keep this place in mind for our next trip!
Erica was a very friendly host... She took in our little tribe without reservation that there were two teen boys with us; She was on the phone immediately upon our arrival, making certain we were able to get in to the house, get comfortable and reassured us she was just a phone call away if we needed anything. Even little gifts of Starbucks coffee!!
This little seaside cottage in Summerland was amazing and so relaxing... breathtaking sunrises and sunsets, great antiques stores and cafes... steps from the beach and ocean... a 5 minute drive to Carpinteria and Montecito... for shopping, art and upscale dining, just :90 mins from LA and a world of difference!! If we get the chance, we'll be back for Christmas year after year!! A perfect find on AirBNB!!!
It was my first time using AirBNB. Our experience was fantastic. The place was clean and very welcoming. The information and communication were great (although we wanted to get away, so we didn't check emails or messages). The house is connected to another place which people live in, so it wasn't as private as we thought, but the neighbors didn't intrude or disrupt the experience. You can hear them talking and walking around from time to time, so I'm sure they could hear us as well.
This apartment is beautiful and we LOVED staying here. The view and outdoor space are amazing for warm weather months. House is also extremely well decorated with beautiful and thoughtful little eating/ reading nooks everywhere. We had 4 people (2 couples) in our party, but the apartment felt very spacious.
The service and 24 hour availability for questions, etc... is also outstanding. We would definitely stay here again!
Sea Glass Holly was a perfect retreat for my family for the weekend. We were in the area for a wedding and wanted to avoid hotels since we have a young baby and wanted our own space. The house itself is charming - all the decorations are tasteful and geared towards a relaxed stay. The location was actually more convenient than staying in Santa Barbara for us since we weren't interested in tourist activities and had a car. The little town of Summerland is very cute. Great cafe and a number of low key restaurants as well as a locals beach just down the street. It would be hard if you didn't have a car since it's about a 10 min drive to any real attractions. Erica, from Turnkey Rentals, was very communicative and available if we had questions. The home owner stopped by to greet us and drop off flowers and organic fruit when we arrived. It's not fancy, but it's very peaceful.
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My name is Erica with TurnKey Vacation Rentals, a full service property management company based out of Austin, Texas. My team and I strive to make every experience a seamless one, no matter where your trip may take you. Others on our all-star team include Dan, Cassie, Liz, Sam, Allison and Abigail who are all excellent folks to work with! Please let us know how we may help you with your next trip.