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Quiet 2 bedroom home w/ beautiful gardens, 15 Organic Fruit Trees & creek.

Los Angeles, California, United States
Rates from USD $4800 | Monthly

House | Entire Home
Available Dates:
From May 14, 2024 until June 20, 2025
Additional Dates:
From July 22, 2024 until January 31, 2027


This is our second house adjacent to our main property. It is currently unoccupied. This home offers the ambiance of a mountain hideaway rather than a city dwelling. This is a 1947 residential project that used the Living Building Challenge framework to achieve Zero-Energy Certification. Our property was recognized as the 2022 Project of the Year at the Sustainable Innovation Awards with USGBC-LA. Location & Surroundings: - Nestled near Marina Del Rey & Santa Monica, close to LAX. - Eco-friendly, net-zero, sustainable two-bedroom retreat. - Features 15 mature organic fruit trees and herb gardens. - Includes resident chickens for fresh morning eggs. - Close to Mar Vista Farmers' Market for local produce on Sundays. Unique Environmental Features: - Man-made creek with soothing sounds for tranquility and meditation. - Lush organic gardens in the front yard providing fresh produce: oranges, tangelos, mandarins, grapefruits, apricots, guavas, pomegranates, cumquats, finger limes, lemons, artichokes, habanero chiles, bananas, basil, mint, and more. - The creek and garden area are a shared space with the owners and their guests. House Amenities: - Ceiling fans. - Central air & heat. - Large TV in the master bedroom. - Full kitchen with stove, oven, microwave, fridge, cookware, glassware, dishware, and silverware. - Coffemaker. - Laundry facility. - Bathtub. - Private gate for added security. - Driveway parking with an EV charger and additional street parking. - Newly remodeled front porch deck made from reclaimed, non-toxic lumber and overlooking the front garden. - Private backyard with a cool bicycle art sculpture, potted plants, a grand pine tree for shade, and a relaxing couch. - Outdoor eating area under a grand pine tree providing shade. - Reclaimed patio furniture. - A wagon for kids and bikes are available upon request. - Bar counter for computer/office workspace for 2. Recreational Opportunities & Attractions: - Near LAX. - Six minutes to the quiet Playa Del Rey Beach. - Bike paths connecting Manhattan Beach, Santa Monica Beach, and Malibu mountains. - Close to Venice Beach Boardwalk, Hollywood, Beverly Hills, Universal Studios, and Downtown LA. - Ideal for reading, dining, and creating art in the private backyard. Special Features & Services: - Weekly gardening service for maintenance. - Quiet, safe, and friendly neighborhood with tree-lined streets. Eco-Friendly Initiatives: - Energy-efficient appliances and solar power. - Use of non-toxic materials in construction and furnishing. - Creative reuse of materials for reduced carbon footprint. - Solar panels for net-positive renewable energy production. - Energy-efficient design and insulation to lower energy use. - On-site energy storage and solar-powered emergency solutions. - Greywater irrigation. Our property aims to provide a peaceful, sustainable, and comfortable environment for guests, highlighting the importance of eco-friendly living and the joys of being close to nature while still being conveniently located near major LA attractions.




1,300 ft2

Suited For

Property Type


From May 14, 2024 until June 20, 2025

Additional Dates

From July 22, 2024 until January 31, 2027

Minimum Stay

4 Days | Dates are flexible for this listing


House in Los Angeles, California, United States

Closest University

Loyola Marymount University - Playa Vista Campus

Nearby Universities

Del Rey

Nearby Cities

Marina del Rey | Culver City

Comments: 6 minutes to Playa Del Rey Beach & close to Venice and Santa Monica. Walk to one of LA's best Farmers Market and bakery. Around the block a coffee house, vegan, sushi and mexican restaurant with mariachis. Tree lined streets & cool neighborhood bars.

Explore the Area


  • Walk to Campus
  • Bike to Campus
  • Suburban
  • Writer's Sanctuary
  • Near Ocean or Lake
  • Near Park
  • Near Restaurants
  • Near Neighborhood School
  • Near Shops
  • Near Public Transportation

Rental Rates and Terms

Rates from USD $4800 Monthly

Utilities are included

A cleaning service is not included

Comments: Minimum Stay: 3 nights. Nightly Rate: $190/night + ($120 one-time cleaning fee). / Weekly Rate: (minimum of 7 nights): $1,250/week + $120 (one-time cleaning fee). /Monthly Rate: (minimum of 30 nights): $4,800/month (cleaning fee included).


The home is suitable for young kids

Ask about bringing pets

Smoking is allowed

A car is not available

Comments: ** Smoking Rules: Cannabis ONLY allowed. ** Absolutely NO TOBACCO smoking anywhere on property. Non- negotiable. // Please smoke cannabis only outside, on front deck or back yard areas. //





High Speed Internet



Cable or Satellite


Balcony or Patio


Dedicated Parking




Temperature Control

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