Santa Barbara, California, United States
Preferred Destination: Paris, IDF, FranceAlternate Destination: Bordeaux, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France
Classic 1925 California bungalow. Helpful neighbors, near downtown, steps from N-S and E-W bus lines & crosstown electric shuttle to State St. and wharf. Easy access to freeway, 10 min. walk to UCSB express bus, 6 min. drive to beach. Close to grocery store, restaurants, bakery, walk-in medical and dental clinics, hardware & several small retail stores. Original fir floors, newly-renovated cook's kitchen with stainless cookware, bakeware, microwave, Sub-Zero fridge, new Bosch dishwasher, new gas range, Vitamix. High efficiency washer & dryer, tankless water heater, central heating, Dyson HEPA Hot & Cool air purifier, ceiling fans, California shutters. Smart TV, blu-ray/DVD player & high-speed Wifi. Antiques, desk, printer, OMI organic queen memory mattress in main & new gel memory queen in second bedroom. Fully furnished with bed linens, quilts, duvets, towels. Beach umbrella & chairs, cruiser bikes & helmets available in lockable storage shed. No stairs in house. There is a desk and bookshelves in the second bedroom which can thus be used as either an office or a bedroom. Fenced and locked yard. Private, sunny garden with patio table, umbrella & chairs for outdoor dining, fountain, fruit-bearing trees (lime, avocado, peach, tangerine). Sunny front porch with glider-settee and rocker and view of Mesa. Redwood deck with resin wicker furniture & BBQ and view of mountains. Wifi is accessible from all areas. Off-street parking for 2 cars. Electronic entry & security features. Gardener included. Regular housekeeping available. Ideal for visiting scholar/ post-doc/ writer or researcher. Occupancy not to exceed 2 adults/ a couple, or a couple with an infant. No pets, no smoking.. We have welcomed guests from: France, Italy, Germany, the US, Japan, England, Canada, Wales, Poland, Brazil, & Sweden. We are also interested in exchanges with central Paris, Bordeaux and the Dordogne.
1 Month | Dates are flexible for this listing | Open to non-simultaneous exchanges
Comments: 30 days is the legal minimum in Santa Barbara
Comments: Monthly rate based on 30 days. Utilities are included to a specified limit.
High Speed Internet
Balcony or Patio
Comments: BBQ; Smart TV, blu-ray player, bikes & shed.
Paris, IDF, France
Bordeaux, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France
I prefer smoking not allowed in the home