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Contemporary Cottage with Private Pool

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Look at this lovely view of our Contemporary Cottage nestled in our backyard, facing the pool.
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8 reviews
Look at this lovely view of our Contemporary Cottage nestled in our backyard, facing the pool.
The Cottage has a serene and peaceful view, beyond the shade of the Carrotwood tree and fountain..
Living Room
Living Room
Living Room
Living Room
Living Room
Living Room
There is also a dining area if you are in the mood to cook or just order delivery.
Living Room
Kitchen
Kitchen
Kitchen
Kitchen
Kitchen
Kitchen
Kitchen
The Master Bedroom
The Master Bedroom
This could be used as a bedroom vanity or desk.
The Master Bedroom
This is the lovely view from the bedroom windows.
The Master Bedroom
The Master Bedroom
Bathroom
The shower has new copper plumbing for excellent water pressure.
Bathroom
Bathroom
Private Washer/dryer
The Pool
The Pool
The Pool
The Pool
The Pool
The Pool
The Pool
The Pool
Entrance
Entrance
Entrance
Entrance
Private Patio
Private Patio
Enjoy the peaceful surroundings of our Contemporary Cottage!
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Overview
Cottage -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Los Angeles, California
Our recently renovated and newly furnished one bedroom Guest House has the charm of a country cottage on the outside, overlooking a pool, and a fresh contemporary look on the inside!

The Guest House has a living room with high ceilings and a fireplace, as well as a separate full kitchen, bedroom and bathroom. It is newly furnished for your comfort, including a high-end sofa bed, a 40” TV with cable and 'Roku' in the living room and a separate TV in the bedroom that are both connected to Netflix and Pandora. We also offer free wireless Internet. plus indoor and outdoor dining areas and a pool that is for your private use.

We can easily fit four people between the brand new queen bed in the bedroom and the very comfortable sofa bed in the living room.

The French doors in the living room opens out to a brick patio and lovely la...
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About the Owner, Michael P
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 7 days ago
Listed since : May 2014
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 8 reviews and 1 property
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Excellent - based on 8 reviews
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Tilo K
1 review
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Reviewed 28 November 2017 for a stay in November 2017
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The cottage is wonderful and cozy. Much better than a big hotel with hundreds of people. We liked that it is more personal and private with your own pool for example. Michael and Laura are very kind and answer you every question if you have any. You can also get info about restaurants and such from them if you are...

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Management response:

Thanks so much, Tilo, for the wonderful review. I really enjoyed having you and Sylvia and Kevin stay in the Contemporary Cottage. You are the quintessential guests! Please come back and visit the United States again. All the best to you and your wonderful family.

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Ashley H
1 review
Reviewed 18 July 2017 for a stay in July 2017

This cottage was perfect. The pool was amazing as well. Michael and his wife Laura were so kind we had a great time staying at their cottage and would stay again. I highly recommend this property!

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A TripAdvisor Member
1 review
Reviewed 19 June 2017 for a stay in June 2017

Loved the garden. The cottage is in a quiet neighborhood but close to a variety of restaurants, grocery stores and beauty salons. Michael was accessible and helpful through out our stay. I found the cottage a relaxing place to unwind.

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Management response:

Thank you, Saru! You and Joseph were perfect guests and it was a pleasure to meet you both. You're a lovely couple and I hope that our paths will cross again someday. All the best to you and your family!

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Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Blender
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Housekeeping Optional
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    1 Sofa
    1 King
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

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Dates Min stay Per night Per week Per month
Default 3 nights
$239
US$169
$1,523
US$1,078
$5,537
US$3,920
11 May 2018 -
14 May 2018
Mother's Day 2018
2 nights
$261
US$185
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25 May 2018 -
29 May 2018
Memorial Day 2018
3 nights
$261
US$185
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16 Jun 2018 -
18 Jun 2018
Father's Day 2018
2 nights
$261
US$185
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to New Zealand Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Fees
  • Damage Deposit: $353 / stay - Deposit
  • Cleaning fee: $106 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
This cozy cottage is tucked away in the back of an historic property built in 1936, and has some Hollywood history attached to it. The original owners were famous movie stars named Joan Blondell and Dick Powell. At the height of their career, they bought this Sherman Oaks ranchette (at the time) as a 'country home' that originally included horse stables and a chicken coup. This special home has had only four owners in over 70 years. The current owners are the Palazzolo Family who have happily lived here for the past 20 years.

There are restaurants, food markets, and a large mall within walking distance, although a car is always recommended when visiting anywhere in Metropolitan Los Angeles. The Cottage is also centrally located to all major freeways, and there are numerous wo...
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Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: LAX: 32.0 km
Railway: Union Station: 23.0 km
You can take a TAXI or UBER from LAX (Los Angeles International Airport) or BUR (Bob Hope-Burbank Airport) but since Los Angeles is so spread out, we highly recommend a rental car!
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 27.0 km.
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