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MontValMar Cottage - Balboa Island/Newport Beach

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MontValMar Cottage - Balboa Island/Newport Beach

6 guests
4 bedrooms
4 beds
1 bath
6 guests
4 bedrooms
4 beds
1 bath
Self check-inCheck yourself in with the lockbox.
Great location100% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave the check-in process a 5-star rating.

Charming and rustic, our beach cottage was built in 1905 and is one of the five original houses on Balboa Island. Purchased by our great grandfather in 1919, it has been (and continues to be) enjoyed by 6 generations of our family.

4/17/18 Upgrades (photos to post soon):
2018 - New flooring through out! Patio table that seats six in front yard. Succulent garden in side yard. New water heater. Beach chairs and BBQ utensils located in backyard deck box.


Free parking on premises
Cable TV

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed
Bedroom 3
1 queen bed
Bedroom 4
1 double bed
Common spaces
2 sofas

House Rules

No pets
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 4PM and check out by 11AM
Self check-in with lockbox


Well-lit path to entrance
Accessible-height bed


39 Reviews

Hosted by Karen

Carpinteria, California, United StatesJoined in June 2013
Karen User Profile
39 Reviews
Karen is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I am a fifth generation Californian (7th generation lived in California). After living in Florida for 17 years, I returned to California in 2013 to be caregiver for my parents. As a result, I am the family Property Manager & Bookkeeper for MontValMar Ranch & Cottage. My career…
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Languages: English
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within a few hours
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