Amenities:Air Conditioning, BBQ, Cable/Satellite TV, Computer Access, Deck, Dishes, Fire Pit, Freezer, Hair Dryer, Internet Access, Kitchenette, Laundry, Lounge, Microwave, Oven, Patio, Pets OK, Phone, Refrigerator, Stove, Swimming Pool, TV, Toaster, Towels, Wireless Internet Access
Description:Welcome to your home-away-from-home hotel alternative lodging experience in a fabulous tropical resort-style gated mini-estate that is yours to embrace! Your host, is a Hollywood celebrity actress, author, and entrepreneur. Cheri is the ex- wife of International pop star Stevie Woods, daughter-on-law of jazz icon Rusty Bryant, and cousin-in-law of “Miami Vice” TV star Phillip Michael-Thomas. Cheri is a licensed real estate agent and can assist you with any real estate needs such as a permanent rental or selling/ purchasing property in the Los Angeles or Las Vegas area. We are the best kept secret in the entertainment industry for lodging in the Los Angeles area. All you need is your toothbrush and a bathing suit! LOCATION: * In the exclusive Woodland Hills/Calabasas area (known as The Beverly Hills of the San Fernando Valley) in the upscale South of the blvd. (hillside) section of L.A. * Right off the 101 fwy. * 1/2 block to bus transportation * A stone's throw to Old Town Calabasas tourist attractions * 4 mi. to Warner center, Westfield and Promenade Malls * Within walking distance to dining, entertainment and businesses *20 mi. to Burbank airport * 29 mi. to LAX airport * 17 mi. to Universal Studios * 18 mi. to Hollywood * 23 mi. to ocean (Santa Monica/Malibu) * 52 mi. to Disneyland EXTERIOR DESCRIPTION: * Over 10,000 SF mini-estate with 24/7 surveillance cameras. Guest houses located behind electric gates with private gated side entry. Guest units surrounded by tropical country club setting * Natural rock waterfall splashing into a sparkling laguna-style lap pool. OUTDOOR SHARED AMENITIES INCLUDE : * Natural rock waterfall splashing into a sparkling laguna-style lap pool * 24/7 heated spa * Romantic custom Tiki Hut cabana w/ wicker chairs, end table & bench overlooking pool *Outdoor bar * pool area lounge chair *upper deck tanning area with 4 lounge chairs * umbrella covered table & chairs (seating for 6) Bar-B-Que w/ 2 gazebo covered picnic tables and benches for group dining * Fire pit * Coin laundry INTERIOR: 200 SF turnkey guest unit, steps out to pool area, adjustable mood lighting, shared HTG/AC w/ additional ceiling fan, table fan and portable heater, black-out drapes, kitchen table w/ seating for 2, shares a common wall with main house. INTERIOR AMENITIES: * 37 flat panel TV in Hawaiian Hut * Wifi (computer DSL wireless) * Reprogrammable electronic digital safe * Custom faux painting * Saltillo tile flooring * Fully furnished in Hawaiian theme decor * Queen bed with memory foam mattress topper * Twin sofa bed * Desk * 3/4 bathroom * Hair dryer * Towels * All utilities paid * NOTE: All guest houses/units do NOT come with full kitchens. This means no stove, oven or kitchen sink. As a courtesy to my guests, I have added a kitchenette. Consider this a bonus, not an amenity! Items include: Apt. size refrigerator/freezer * Double burner hotplate * counter top grill * Toaster * Microwave oven * Coffeemaker * Kitchen wares * stainless steel bar sink in bathroom. PRICE: * Prices are less than a government per diem, perfect for extended stay business travelers, relocating employees, entertainment industry clients, or any other purpose. It is a cost-saving alternative to hotels or corporate housing chains. There are no taxes or hidden costs. No discounts are offered so do not ask! The units are so reasonably priced that we often have to turn guests away! Prices are based on up to double occupancy. Extra guests are $10 person per night. Children under 5 and pets are free (see pet deposit.) WE OFFER: * Early check-in* No agents commission* No set-up fee* No credit check or fee* No lease or fee* No resort fee* No safe fee* No taxes* No minimum stay* No internet fee* No pet fee (see pet deposit)* No hidden fees RESERVATIONS: * Check host calendar prior to making your reservation. To secure a reservation, you must provide an advance non-refundable payment in full for the of nights you are reserving. Your cleaning fee, security deposit, and any other fees/deposits (pet deposit, extra guest fees, etc) must be included. PAYMENT OPTIONS: Payment made directly through agency. Hosts are not involved in the payment process.*************** INFORMATION AND HOUSE RULES *************** Prior to booking your reservation, we ask that you take a few minutes to read our online Information Booklet. An Information Booklet has also been placed in each unit for our guests to review during their stay. Answers to your questions can be found in easy to fine alphabetical order. The rules contained in the booklet are based on common sense and common courtesy, but were compiled as a result of some of our previous guests actions. Your host has personally decorated each unit in its own unique theme, furnished with many one of a kind collectible items and turned the exterior yard into a tropical paradise for all to enjoy. She has graciously opened up her private estate to share with her guests from all around the world. In turn, we ask that you respect your host and her property and abide by the rules set forth in this informational booklet. AMENITIES: All common area amenities are for guests use. There are no time restrictions as long as other occupants are not disturbed. BBQ AND FIRE PIT: Supplies are inside BBQ drawers. Do not bring unit dishes, glasses, etc. outdoors. Buy paper cups, plates, etc. for outdoor eating/drinking. Clean BBQ and fire pit after use. Throw trash in appropriate cans in trash area. POOL/SPA: The spa stays heated 24/7 for your use. No glass containers allowed in pool/spa areas. Turn spa jets off and replace spa cover. Never leave your pool towels/personal items behind.PATIO HEATER/OUTDOOR LAMPS: Always turn off after use.See “Extra Services” below. CANDLES: Only “flameless” candles allowedCHECK-OUT : Check-out is no later than 12:00 NOON. Strict late check-out fee of $25 per each half hour effective 12:01 noon. NO EXCEPTIONS. CHILDREN: Never leave small children unattended outdoors. COUPONS: We offer our guests discount coupons for dining, entertainment, attractions, car rental and more (as per availability.) DISHES: You must wash, dry, and put all of your dishes, pots, and pans back in their original location in the cupboard prior to your departure. See “Extra Services” below. ELECTRONICS: We have provided multiple outlets for your use so you do not unplug any of our electrical items. It is not housekeepings duty to re-set clocks and re-plug electrical items back in the wall. See “Extra Services” below. EXTENDING YOUR STAY: If you’d like to extend your stay, just ask! We will check availability for you. FURNITURE/PERSONAL PROPERTY: Do not re-arrange our furniture or personal property or you will be liable for damage to furniture/floor and/or walls. See “Extra Services.” NEVER REMOVE furniture or personal property from the unit or you will be charged based on the value determined by host and in extreme cases charged with theft resulting in criminal charges, arrest, imprisonment, and a civil lawsuit.Please note: We have a 24/7 recorded live web cam surveillance system installed throughout the entire property. GUESTS: Registered guests are NOT allowed to have visitors unles they are pre-approved in advance by your host. If your visitor(s) is/are staying overnight, payment of $10 per visitor per night is due in advance upon approval of visitor.NOTE: Group or party situations are come under other guidelines and rates. HOUSEKEEPING: We do not provide maid service or replenish housekeeping items during your stay. This is how we keep our rates low for you and also respect your privacy. Cleaning supplies are provided for your use during your stay under bathroom sinks and/or lower kitchen cupboards. INFORMATION BOOKET: Each unit is provided with an Information Booklet which provides detailed information for our guests. NEVER remove the pages from booklet or booklet from unit! Fee to replace booklet is $100. KEYS: Guests are provided a key ring containing two keys to guest pedestrian entry gate (East side), unit door (Hawaiian Hut only) and a flashlight. Always take your keys with you so you are not locked out! Always lock the gates when you enter/exit. NEVER give keys, codes, or open gates to unauthorized individuals!EVERY key (and flashlight) must be on keyring and key ring must be left in ORIGINAl LOCATION in unit when you check out or registered guest will be legally responsible for all costs of EMERGENCY LOCKSMITH SERVICES including: rekeying lock(s), replacement keys for all persons who currently hold a key and/or electric gate remote, which includes residents, employees, and utility companies. If full payment is not immediately provided, legal action will be taken.If you must, you can also drop it in the small black mailbox located to the right of the red gas pump mailbox. Never put keys in red mailbox as housekeeping does NOT have access to that locked mailbox to retrieve keys! LAUNDRY: We provide an onsite coin laundry. It is located inside the shed behind the upper deck tanning area. The office can provide you with change in quarters. NEVER wash host provided blankets, comforters, duvets, pillows, or especially “DRY CLEAN ONLY” items.HANGING TOWELS AND LAUNDRY OUTDOORS IS NOT PERMITTED (in common area, on fences, over chairs, etc.) The only exception is registered guests of the Spanish Hacienda and Hollywood Loft where it is permitted in their private back yard. LEGAL DISCLOSURE: Guests are “lodgers” not “tenants” and agree to abide by all terms/rules set forth. Owner/management reserves the right to refuse or terminate lodging with no advance notice and no refund in the event guest(s) become nit-picking, disruptive, unruly, problematic, demanding, violent or threatening to others. Acts of theft could result in criminal charges, arrest, imprisonment, and a civil lawsuit.Please note: We have a 24/7 recorded live web cam surveillance system installed throughout the entire exterior property.Guests hold owner/management harmless against any legal actions. LOCK-OUT CALLS: We attempt to provide all information to our guests in a clear, concise, and thorough manner on our website, in our Check-in instructions, and in our Information Booklet. Our office is also open during normal daytime office hours to accept emails and phone calls and respond to guest’s needs. All of our rentals are “Self check-in.” Guests are emailed their check-in instructions a few days prior to their arrival. Guests are asked to review and print it out. Any questions/concerns should be addressed upon receipt. On occasion, due to guest’s failure to read or print out their check-in instructions, lack of knowledge on how to open a lockbox, or other problems that could be avoided, we receive these “midnight phone calls.”We are not a hotel/motel employing personnel on round the clock 8 hr. shifts, and it would be unreasonable to expect your host to be on call 24/7 so phone calls/emails outside of our regular business hours will NOT be responded to! Upon availability, in the event your after hours call is returned, there will be an “assisted check in” charge of $50. LOST AND FOUND: We hold lost items in our office for approximately a month, but do not mail items left behind to guests. MAIL: Any guest mail delivered through USPS will be returned to sender! We only allow mail through a delivery service (UPS, Fed. Ex, etc.) but we will not sign for it or accept responsibility. PARKING: Free street parking provided in front of our property. There are no meters, restrictions, or parking fees. If all spaces are taken, park on our side of the street. Never park along the outside of trash containers lined up along the curb on Fridays, as you will prevent the trash removal truck access! Always park behind the cans. PETS: Never leave small pets unattended outdoors in the early morning hours or after dusk, as coyotes roam the area. No additional pets permitted without pre-approval. REFERRAL PROGRAM: Much of our business is by referral from satisfied guests. Get one night FREE on your next stay after the completed booking of each referral. REFUNDS: We have a strict NO REFUND POLICY. This means no credit, no reimbursement, no cancellations, no switching dates, units, or guests for any reason whether due to injury or death, change of plans, flight problems, dissatisfaction with rental, natural disaster aka “Acts of God,” etc. NO EXCEPTIONS SO DO NOT ASK. REVIEWS: If you came through an agency that allows you to post a review on their website, once you post a positive review of your stay we will do the same for you! SAFE: A safe is provided for our guests to lock up their valuables in each unit. The safe code is included in your Check-in instructions. Unlocked position: open door and turn plunger to left. SECURITY DEPOSIT REFUND: A walk-through is conducted within 48 hrs. after you vacate unit. If there was no damage/missing items/violations of rules during your stay, your security deposit is refunded in the same form that it was paid. Cash deposits will be refunded via your choice of Paypal or U.S.P.S mail (within the U.S. only.) SMOKING: Smoking is restricted to outdoors. All of our rentals step out to patio areas with tables, chairs, and ash trays for your smoking convenience. TRASH: Throw trash in wastebaskets, not the floor. Trash cans are located behind bamboo doors across from pool. Recyclable aluminum/plastic bottles/cans go in the blue recycling can to the right of the shed next to the gate. UTILITIES: Be energy efficient by turning off utilities when you leave rooms or unit. WALK-THROUGH: A walk-through will be conducted within 48 hrs. of your vacating the unit and your security deposit refunded in the same form that it was paid. Cash deposits will be refunded via your choice of Paypal or U.S.P.S mail (within the U.S. only.) WI-FI: We provide free Wi-fi for our guests. No password is required. *****SPECIAL EXTRA SERVICES PROVIDED AND FEES***** Assisted self check-in via phone or email after hours/weekends/holidays (upon availability) $50 Clean BBQ and/or fire pit following guest use. $50 one-time fee for each Collect guest towels, personal items, or trash left in BBQ, fire pit, pool, spa, or common areas. $25 Turn off spa jets and/or replace cover, turn outdoor patio heater and/or outside lamps off. $25 Sort and throw cans/bottles in appropriate trash containers. $25 Wash, dry, put away dirty dishes, pots and pans. $25 Re-plug any and all unplugged electrical items and/or re-set clock. $25 Move furniture back to original location. $50 hr. per handyman. Returning blanket into duvet and/or pillows into shams. $25 Remove used bedding inside sofa bed. $25 Return safe to unlocked (open) position. Housekeeping does not have safe codes. Only your host has that confidential information. Host will open your locked safe. $25 Retrieve keys from red mailbox. Housekeeping does not have access to mailbox. Only your host has access. $25
Amenities:Air Conditioning, Balcony, Cable/Satellite TV, DVD Player, Dishes, Laundry, Swimming Pool, TV, Towels, VCR, Wireless Internet AccessActivities:Beach, Gym
Description:This is the master suite of the apartment. It has two twin beds, for a total occupancy of 2 people per night. One additional benefit of selecting this bedroom is that it not only has its own private bathroom, but it also has its own private entrance, if you should choose to use it. This bedroom also has a small private balcony that looks out onto the street below.The room is located on the second floor of my apartment. The living room, kitchen and a small bathroom are located downstairs. The living room has a small balcony, like that in the master suite, that also looks out onto the street. Both bedrooms are upstairs. The main upstairs bathroom is just on the other side of the hall of the second bedroom.It has in it a large flat-screen TV, with an antenna hook-up and a DVD-VCR player attached as well. General description: This is the apartment of your dreams: Its on a QUIET, BEAUTIFUL Tree lined street. It's perfect for a UCLA, USC, or SMC GRAD. student, if you are Foreign and recently came to the LA or SM for employment and want out of a hostel or recent EMPLOYED graduate of any college this is the place for you! It's move in ready, convenient walking distance to Bars, Pubs, Joints( a bar with an attitude), Trader Joe's, thrift stores, RiteAid, resturants and Supermarkets, a short bus ride or nice bike to the Promenade and Beach. WALKING distance to UCLA Campus Shuttle. It has two and a half bathrooms, Two Bedrooms warm coffee coloured carpet cascades from the bedrooms, through the hall down the staircase and throughout the Dining&Living rooms and reading area. There are 2 terraces for outdoor entertaining.one off the livingroom and one in the mater bedroom, both face west. Off street parking is avalible.Also Street Parking in a secure area very safe neighborhood. The apartment comes with all the creature comforts, silverware, dishes, glassware, stools, table. chairs, and towels, etc. There is a TV for every room, the living room and the kitchen which has its own Food Pantry, Basic cable and Wireless internet ready. Sofa, Big Chair, tolietries.... already there. Exstensive MOVIE collection Both DVD/VHS!!! for your viewing pleasure. Be REAL! BE CHILL and DRAMA & BAGGAGE FREE. If you are chosen to stay here, all you will need is your clothes, Your bed and a desk, everything provided. (And YES! Theret is a Washer in the kitchen there's a Dryer too!) Big Blue Bus 's 7, 8 and 12 to and 7 express to SMC.
Description:Prestige Manhattan Beach! !/2 block to surf, !/2 mile to downtown, 1 block to great park. close to all Los Angeles has to offer and disneyland only 40 minutes. great room has ocean view, gas fireplace, flatscreen with Tivo, movie channels, surround sound, dvr, vcr stereo. very cozy and comfortable. dining area that seats 8 with view of palos verdes. The huge granite and custom cabinet kitchen has 9x4 island, viking oven and stove and subzero refrigerator. Ocean view while washing dishes. comes with all amenities. Laundry room, 1/2 bath and desk area also on 3rd floor. 2nd floor has ocean view master with flatscreen, walkin closet and travertine bath with double sinks and rainshower. other 2 bedrooms have private full baths, walkin closets and flatscreens as well. tile and hardwood floors. Parking for 4 cars
Amenities:DVD Player, Dishes, Full kitchen, Internet Access, Laundry, Lounge, Microwave, Parking, TV, Toaster, Towels, Video Game Console, Wireless Internet AccessActivities:Beach, Restaurants
Description:You will absolutely love staying in this huge centrally located Spanish style apartment near Beverly Hills with convenient access to everything. Located 20 minutes from the beach by car and 15 minutes from the Hollywood walk of fame the location is unbeatable. The property is only 12 miles from LAX, 9 miles from the beach and 10 miles from Downtown LA!The house has a very open bright feel which welcomes groups, dinner parties, and families. The apartment features hardwood floors, large bedrooms, a large open lounge/living/dining area. Free Wifi, Cable, XBox 360 with Kinnect to play on flat screen TV, DVD player and docking station for musicWalking distance to lots of local shops, restaurants, and markets. Features: -2 Spanish Style 2 Bedroom 1.5 Bath Apt near Bev Hills-Fully furnished-Full Kitchen (Plates,Silverware,Pots,Pans, Toaster, Microwave)-Great location 10 min from west hwood-3 min walk from 24 Walgreens-3 min walk from multiple super markets-Lots of places to eat in close vicinity-Street parking available.-Each bedroom has a queen sized bed and there is a giant sofa in the living room at least 1 additional person can sleep on.-LCD TV with Roku and basic cable-High-speed wireless internet-Plenty of closet space-Ceiling Fan
Amenities:Air Conditioning, Balcony, Cable/Satellite TV, Coffee Maker, Dishes, Full kitchen, Internet Access, Laundry, Microwave, Refrigerator, Stove, TV, Toaster, Towels, Utensils, Wireless Internet Access
Description:Nestled in the foothills of the San Gabriel Mountains, adjacent to South Pasadena and downtown Los Angeles, 1 block west of Alhambra is this brand-new beautifully landscaped Townhome.It features hard wood flooring throughout. The ground floor has the living room with adjoining kitchen and formal dining area as well as a powder room. The second floor has the 3 bedrooms plus 2 bathrooms.The fully-equipped kitchen comes with gas-stove, full size refrigerator, microwave, coffee maker, toaster, pots and pans, glassware, flatware and cooking utensils.All utilities are included in the rental (heat, water, electricity, garbage, wireless DSL, cable TV)LOCATIONConvenient Access to 110 and 10 Freeways10 minutes to USC Medical SchoolWalking Distance to the Public LibraryJust a few minutes from the Rose bowlFew minutes to Old Town Pasadena15 minutes to downtown Los Angeles
Description:Sky View – Sublet 1100SQ’ 2 story 2 bedroom with Private Garage and Downtown Views Almost Identical to The Sky View - our Top apartment The Sky View Sublet features views of Downtown from the front and East side of the apartment. Located @: 1911 Scott St. Los Angeles, CA 90026 Features of Sky View: • Private Garaged Parking • Hardwood Floors through out • Large furnished Garden patio in back • Full Bath/shower combo with tub for 2 • Separate furnished dining room (seats 6) • Living room features Unobstructed View of Downtown • Unobstructed View of Downtown from Master Suite • View of Down town from Second Bedroom • Large Gourmet Kitchen Amenities included with Sky View 2 story 2 bedroom apartment • Designer Furnishings and Accessories • Queen Bed in Master Suite • Queen Bed in Second Bedroom • Large Appliances: Full Refrigerator, Stove • Small Appliances: Blender, Toaster, Microwave, Coffee Maker • Kitchen: Pots & Pans, Dishes, Cutlery, Mix and Measure • WIFI (T1) – Secured internet Access • Linen Pack: towels, blankets and bedding Fabulous Location: Address is 1911 Scott St. LA CA 90026 • 2 blocks N of Sunset Blvd • 2 blocks E of Glendale Blvd • ½ mile to 5 and 2 Freeways • ¾ mile to 101 and 110 Add-on Services Weekly maid service included in monthly and weekly rates
Amenities:Balcony, Cable/Satellite TV, Deck, Dishes, Laundry, Linens, Non-Smoking, Shower, Swimming Pool, Towels, Wireless Internet Access
Description:(Please note that per L.A. housing ordinances, only monthly bookings are available. Thanks!)If you need an amazing furnished 2BR in L.A. with a completely flexible lease for corporate assignment, relocation or production housing or just a great vacation... you've just found it! This peaceful, private and beautiful designer unit is nestled at a resort-like, peaceful designer property (only 4 units) in the scenic HOLLYWOOD HILLS near the sign. It's just minutes away from hotspots like Sunset/Vine, Kodak Theatre and the Cinerama Dome / Arclight Cinemas, and cozy neighborhood cafes and pubs along Beachwood/Franklin... but a world away when you come home and escape from it all. This is a PERFECT spot for those in need of superior short term accommodations. Spacious, peaceful and private designer unit has everything you need and offers instant comfort with a soothing creative vibe. The perfect place for those who need an out-of-the box place to thrive. Space features spa-like polished concrete bathroom with rainfall shower. Living room with high ceiling and airy, open feel. Sleek and stocked kitchen (pots, pan, dishes, cutlery etc..!). Flatscreen, DirecTV DVR, wifi. Main bedroom with queen size bed, luxurious and beautiful Calvin Klein linens. Second bedroom with full sized bed. In short... everything for your comfort and convenience plus breathtaking views to the Hollywood Hills from a private deck overlooking a sparkling pool where it's wonderful to work, write or enjoy the sun or a glass of wine. Hilltop property has great views, soothing quiet vibe, a retreat-like feel you will not find anywhere else. Our spaces have been filmed, photographed and published for their supreme style and soothing sensibility. We're the perfect solution in Los Angeles and Hollywood for short-term or long-term fully furnished luxury housing whether on assignment / corporate stay, relocation, vacation or just a good plain old getaway! A favorite with the creative and entertainment set because of our soothing and inspiring vibe! We are RATED 1 on TripAdvisor for our superior escapes and our amazing style and value! Not 2, 3 or 4... but 1! Consistently! So come escape... experience... and enjoy! THANK YOU. Add-on Services Please note property is non smoking on interior, but your FABULOUS apartment has a stunning deck overlooking the Hollywood Hills and Griffith Park Observatory and it's ok to smoke outside! Exit housekeeping ($150) applies on all stays. Doggies welcome! $150 utilities / person monthly. Please note that once confirmed and paid, there are NO REFUNDS on reservations due to the highly limited and unique nature of our spaces. We ask you to please plan carefully so you can experience and enjoy our top-rated spaces and superior value and rates! Thank You.
Description:Comfortable and charming 1 master bedroom den - 1 1/2 bath - sleeps up to 6 people.This updated tri-plex apartment is situated in the Elysian Heights hillside neighborhood of Echo Park. The property is nestled in a canyon with all the comforts of city living within a one mile radius. Often compared to San Francisco, the area hosts a variety of restaurants, wine bars, boutiques, and music venues. Most of the entertainment and shopping hotspots are accessible by foot or a short five minute drive. Our street terminates at the longest flight of stairs in Los Angeles, which sit atop the ridge of Elysian Park. In the park you will find picnic areas, hiking trails and vistas overlooking downtown, Dodger's Stadium and the famous Hollywood sign.The apartment is tucked away behind a terraced garden, above street level. A great alternative to a hotel, with a full kitchen, dishwasher, and washer/dryer in the unit. Will make a wonderful long or short-term home-away-from-home. * Kitchen includes stove, refrigerator, microwave, dishwasher, pots and pans, dishes, utensils and appliances * Queen bed in master bedroom * 2 Twin beds in second bedroom * Sofa in living room converts to a queen-size bed * Full bath w/ tub and shower * Onsite parking * WiFi included * Premium cable w/ HBO * Phone - all distance US and Canada * Private patio in a garden setting * Minutes from Elysian Park hiking trails * Walking distance to cafes and shops * 5 min. drive to downtown Los Angeles * Public transportation within walking distance * Local open air Farmer's Market every Friday 3-7
Description:Atwater Village was named one of 'The Six Hottest Emerging Neighborhoods In the World's Greatest Cities' by Details Magazine. Google 'details magazine atwater village' to read it and then stay with us to experience it. n nMy wife, Lisa, and I have created a space for you that any traveler will love. Centrally located in Los Angeles between Los Feliz, Silverlake and Glendale, Atwater Village surprises everyone with its great village feel. Getting around is easy, with access to the 2, 5 and 134 Freeways just minutes away (see detailed list below). n nAccess this non-smoking penthouse apartment through a private entry and find over 800 square feet of comfort and privacy. This home is comprised of the entire top floor of the building (2nd floor), windows look out on 3 sides and with no common walls, it feels just like a house. Air conditioning for the hot summer months and 2 heaters, living room and bedroom, for winter ensure your comfort 24/7, 365 days a year. n nThe cozy bedroom features a high quality queen size pillow-top mattress, 4 feather pillows and comfy sheets, which make for a restful night's sleep A huge closet and wardrobe fit all your clothes easily. There is a separate closet for your luggage once you unpack. And an iron and ironing board are provided. n nThe kitchen has a full size electric range, refrigerator, microwave, toaster, coffeemaker and kettle (the first morning's coffee/tea fixings are provided), and pots and pans to make almost any meal (in addition to dishes, glasses, mugs and utensils). Towels and paper goods for the kitchen are also provided. n nThe bathroom has a shower only. Bath towels, wash cloths, a hand towel, a hair dryer and Dove soap are provided. n nA shared washer and dryer downstairs are available for use on request. n nThe living room has 42-inch LED HD flatscreen TV with FREE Premium DirectTV with all the HBO/Showtime/Encore channels. There is also FREE Wireless Internet, a stereo with iPod dock, a travel library, and card and board games. A pullout queen size couch in the living room allows for 2 additional guests. n nThe spacious dining area seats 4. n nSecure access to the property is through a keyless entry with a customized code that you pick for your stay. n nThere is on-site parking as well as ample street parking just outside the apartment and on neighboring streets. n nA Sunday morning Farmers' Market and over 20 food based businesses -- from artisan bakeries to Gourmet reviewed restaurants -- are within a few blocks, so there is no need to move a car. A large new gym is open across the street. Public bus lines are at the corner, so there is no need for a car. n nWe are only steps from the LA River with its pedestrian walk and bike paths. The river is a true natural wonder and after seeing the blue herons and other birds, you forget that you are in the middle of a huge city. (Note: no fishing is allowed.) n nLisa and I live far enough away (around the corner) never to be seen but close enough in case you have any requests. n nHere is a list of some favorite LA destinations and how close we are: n5 or less minutes to Silverlake, Echo Park, Los Feliz, Glendale. n10 minutes to Dodger Stadium, Los Angeles Zoo, Eagle Rock. n15 minutes to Burbank Airport (BUR), Disney/Paramount/Warner Bros Studios, NASA's JPL, Rose Bowl and Pasadena/Huntington Library, Central Hollywood, Kodak Theater, Hollywood Bowl, Downtown LA, MOCA (Museum of Contemporary Art), LA Live and the LA Convention Center. n20 minutes to LACMA (LA County Museum of Art), Peterson Automotive Museum, La Brea Tar pits, West Hollywood, House of Blues. n35 minutes to Magic Mountain, the Getty Museum and Knotte28099s Berry Farm. n40 minutes to Disneyland, Venice Beach, Santa Monica Pier, Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), Long Beach and the Queen Mary. n55 minutes from the J. Paul Getty Villa and Malibu beaches. n nPlease email or call/text any questions. nWe look forward to having you stay with us soon.