About this listing
A little bit of the country in the heart of the city. Nestled in the Whittier Hills, hear the birds sing and enjoy the views while you have your morning coffee on the patio. Then drive into LA/ Hollywood and enjoy all the sites in LA.
Private vacation rental in Los Angeles for people who want to get off the beaten path and relax in casual luxury. Your open and airy room is nestled against the Whittier Hills. Enjoy the beautiful views with your coffee followed by a hike in the fresh morning air. Enjoy a rural setting in an urban environment. Wildlife abounds in this urban setting including birds, deer and rabbits in addition to our very friendly labrador dog "Roxie".
Your room has a Queen Bed and sleeps 2 comfortably. It also comes with free parking, free wifi and a full private adjacent bathroom. A continental breakfast is provided daily as well which can be enjoyed from any comfy cozy spot around the grounds or in the main house if you prefer.
Located within walking distance the Uptown Village, Whittier College and Kaplan English School at Whittier College. Biola College is only a short 10 minute drive away. Rio Hondo College, Rio Hondo Police Academy and Rose Hills Memorial Park is just around the corner. Great for traveling nurses as PIH and Whittier Hospital are just around the corner. Your room offers a perfect place to relax and enjoy your stay if you are visiting family, friends or have an event at Whittier College.
In addition to being centrally located between Disneyland and Universal Studios, you are only 20 minutes from the LA Fashion District, Convention Center, Staples Center, Downtown LA, LA Live, LA Coliseum, USC, Exposition Park/ Museums,, 10 minutes to the Citadel Outlet Mall, Friendly Hills and Industry Hills Golf Courses.
You have easy access to 2 major freeways that will take you to all of the sites in Los Angeles within 30 minutes such as Hollywood, Santa Monica, Venice beach, Malibu and everything in between.
You can also enjoy hiking, running or world class mountain biking in our local Whittier Hills.
Whittier, the home of former President, Richard Nixon is rich in cultural heritage. The historical district is within walking distance if you are looking for restaurants, shopping, take in a movie or have a glass of wine at the Bottle Room.
Our family looks forward to warmly welcoming you and making your stay in Los Angeles relaxing and memorable.
We offer transportation to and from local airports and bus stations at $60 for up to 4 people. Rates are figured on a one way fare.
Check out the other rooms we have available.
Private Vacation Rental in LA
1 Full size bed plus 1 single bed. We can add a single air bed to sleep up to 4 people.
Book this at https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/577883
Private House by Whittier College
Rent the whole house exclusively yourself. Can sleep up to 12 people.
Book this at https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/7072
Guests have access to Living Room, Dining Room, Laundry Room, Kitchen ( please consult with owner about laundry and kitchen use), Outside Patios and Yard.
Interaction with Guests
We enjoy meeting our guests and getting to know where the are from, but we are also respectful of your privacy and busy schedule.
We are located in a very quite and safe neighborhood nestled up against the Whittier Hills. There are nature trails for hiking and biking just down the street. The Historic District of Uptown Whittier with restaurants, coffee houses, shopping and Whittier College is just a short walk away.
Freeway access is a easy few minutes away from the house. You can walk to the Metro Bus Line, which will connect you to the Metro Rail Line . Just a note: LA is a very large city and the best way to get around to see all the tourist sites is still by car ! If you don't want to drive, try Uber or Lyft to get around town.
Other Things to Note
We truly enjoy meeting people from across the United States and around the world. We look forward to hosting you !
No smoking, no drugs (including medical marijuana). Other than that , feel free to relax and enjoy yourself.