Bring the family and spread out in this large, relaxing 4BR, 2BA, 2800 square foot Santa Barbara house with pool, hot tub, gas BBQ grill. Sleeps 9 in beds, plus 2 sofas (not pullout sofa beds) and air mattress. 5 Beds: King + Twin bedroom with ensuite bathroom with shower, 3 Queen bedrooms, share hall bathroom with shower. Towels, soap, shampoo, hair dryer, toilet paper. Huge 20' x 20' living room with 50" HDTV, DVD and Family room with 42" HDTV, Netflix, Amazon Prime, WIFI. 2 Dining tables. Fully equipped kitchen with dishes, silverware, glasses, coffee maker, waffle iron, food processor, mixer, toaster, blender, paper towels, etc. Washer and dryer. Beach towels, chairs, boogie and surfboards, bikes. 5 minutes to beach, bowling, ice rink, SBA, UCSB, Amtrak, Bacara Resort, golf at Sandpiper GC and Glen Annie GC. 10 minutes to beautiful downtown Santa Barbara shopping, restaurants, wharf, harbor - known as "The American Riviera". Nearby Glen Annie and Sandpiper golf courses, restaurants, theaters, ice skating rink. Wine region with tours and tastings and casino 25 minutes away. Garage, driveway and street parking. A very comfortable home in a wonderfully safe, quiet neighborhood. 3 parking spots in driveway. A great vacation home and SB touring base. Bring the family - cheaper than 2 hotel rooms. This is one of the closest legally registered Short Term Vacation Rental (VRBO/Homeaway) to Santa Barbara proper, just over the border in Goleta. STVRs are illegal in City of Santa Barbara. Well behaved dogs OK. Do not leave dogs unattended.
NOTE: This is a quiet family neighborhood. Neighbor is noise sensitive. The home is only for the people approved to stay there. Do not invite others over. No parties or gatherings. Please keep noise down outside by the pool, no loud music or yelling or barking dogs. No one in pool or back yard after 10 pm. Please do not move furniture around. No student or commercial filming. Please note that the pool is heated by solar panels on the roof and is typically warm from April-Oct. It becomes less so during fall/winter.
By booking, you assume all responsibility for injury suffered on the property and waive your right to litigation or damages.
Check out is 11am, check in is 3pm. Earlier or later may be possible depending on bookings.
WIFI is Kirk, password: Gunner2121. Park in driveway or on street. Rooms have clean linens and towels. Additional linens in the hall closet. Inflatable mattress in 2nd hall closet. Thermostat controls heat only, no central A/C. Use the portable AC unit and fans provided. Beach chairs, boogie board and bikes in the garage.
Soap, shampoo, toilet paper, hair dryer, seasonings, coffee, coffee maker, etc. provided. Dishes & glasses in kitchen hutch, utensils in drawers. Pots and pans under stove and oven. Trash can is under kitchen counter to right of sink. Recycling can is directly under sink. Outside barrels in driveway. Trash collection is Wed, please put barrels in street Tues. night. Breaker/fuse box in kitchen, in small cabinet to the right of sink. Dishwasher soap under kitchen sink. If dishwasher won’t run, press “drain” and wait for cycle to finish. Please clean BBQ grill with wire brush after use. TVs stream Netflix and Amazon Prime. There is no cable. TV above fireplace requires 2 remotes, one for on/off and one for navigating channels. Washer/dryer and detergent behind vented doors in dining area off kitchen.
Pool is solar heated by roof panels and is warm April-Nov. Automatic vacuum cleans bottom. Please do not take it out of water, it is bad for the pump if water is not circulating. If you want it out of way, move it to the deep end. Light switches for pool in the pump house. Use plastic cups on pool deck. Pool service comes midweek. Skim water surfaces with pole skimmer net if needed. Shower before using hot tub, especially after beach. Close lid after use. Do not play with mode buttons.
Groceries, restaurants, Zodo’s bowling, movie theater, etc. 1 mile down Fairview on Calle Real. Sprouts, Albertsons, Trader Joes, Rusty’s Pizza, Panda, Chicken Ranch, El Pollo Loco, Carl’s and more. Goleta Beach and park about 3 miles down Fairview, past 101 and SBA airport, on the way to UCSB. There are kayak and SUP rentals, swings and The Beachside ocean view seafood restaurant/cocktails. Ice rink at Costco center north 5 min on 101 at Glen Annie. Santa Barbara downtown is 10 min south on 101S. Wine country and Solvang Danish Village 30 min via 154N.
Checkout time is 11am. If possible, put towels in the washer and turn on when you leave. Please leave things as you found them. Take all food with you, throw out trash. Put used dishes in dishwasher, run hot water in sink until hot, then turn off sink and run dishwasher with detergent and a bit of white vinegar (house has hard water). Leave keys in lockbox.
I strive to provide a 5-star experience. Please call 805 455-0668 if you need anything.
Have a great stay! Rick