Whether youre in town for business and looking for a weekly rental or making a romantic getaway and need a house to escape to, Sanctuary in the Hills is a private oasis in the city. Tucked on a side street near Coldwater Canyon in Beverly Hills, this luxury vacation rental has a secluded outdoor space and canyon views, but is still close to shopping, dining, nightlife and more. The magazine-worthy, recently renovated interiors and four suite-style bedrooms pair modern French style with South African artwork to chic, memorable effect.
Owned by a Hollywood event producer, the villa is well appointed to accommodate entertaining or private moments. Like a secret garden, a terrace made from reclaimed, century-old bricks is tucked behind the house, overlooking the canyon. Put your favorite music on the outdoor speakers and soak in the California sun from the lounge chairs, break for a swim in the pool, and fire up the barbecue before settling in to the al-fresco dining area. On cooler evenings, move indoors and have a drink from the wet bar or wine fridge or relax in front of the Apple TV. If you need to stay connected, the house has an office space and Wi-Fi.
Sanctuary in the Hills combines the sprawling layout of a bungalow with the refinement of a mansion. Taking inspiration from the French modern aesthetic, Mediterranean style and the artwork of the owners native South Africa, the property feels at once contemporary and classic. The open-plan living spaces are unified by distressed Kentucky French oak floors, whitewashed ceiling beams and cool white walls, and wide windows that fill the rooms with light. A comfortable sitting area boasts cream-colored sofas and built-in bookcases, a thoughtful touch thats echoed by the built-in banquette in the dining area. The fully equipped kitchen has both a practical breakfast bar and an on-trend monochromatic white look.
Each of the villas four bedrooms has an en-suite bathroom. The master suite, which opens directly onto the pool terrace, has a king bed and walk-in closet. The other three bedrooms, one of which opens to the pool terrace as well, have queen beds. The same oak flooring and white walls create a serene feel in the bedrooms, while intricate tiles and unusual mirrors add interest to the spa-worthy bathrooms.
Though this Beverly Hills villa feels miles away from the ordinary, its a short drive to downtown, West Hollywood and more. Treat yourself to shopping on Rodeo Drive, about 4 miles away, or The Grove, about 6 miles away, or experience the famed nightlife along the Sunset Strip, just over 4 miles away, and Hollywood Boulevard, 6.5 miles away. If youre traveling with kids, take them to Universal Studios, about 6 miles away, or for a day on Santa Monica Beach or Venice Beach, about 13 and 14 miles away, respectively. The closest airport to Sanctuary in the Hills is Los Angeles International, a 16-mile drive from the villa.
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Los Angeles is an urban destination with prolific, on-going development city-wide. You may hear the faint echo of construction in the distance when opening a window, or you could see some construction when driving through nearby neighborhoods. In an ever growing city like LA, construction can be as common as traffic.
Bedroom 1 - Master: King size bed, Ensuite bathroom with stand-alone shower bathtub, Walk-in Closet, Television, Apple TV, Direct access to pool terrace
Bedroom 2: Queen size bed, Ensuite bathroom with stand-alone shower, Television,Apple TV
Bedroom 3: Queen size bed, Ensuite bathroom with shower/bathtub combo, Television, Apple TV, Direct access to pool terrace
Bedroom 4: Queen size bed, Ensuite bathroom with stand-alone shower, Television,Apple TV
Fully equipped kitchen with breakfast bar
Formal dining area with seating for 14
Alfresco dining with seating for 8
Parking(2 car garage + driveway)
Extra cost (advance notice may be required):
Activities and excursions
Points of Interest
5.9 miles to The Grove
3.8 miles to Rodeo Drive
6.4 miles to Universal Studios
6.5 miles to Hollywood Boulevard
4.2 miles to Sunset Strip
12.7 Santa Monica Beach
13.8 miles to Venice Beach
15.7 miles to Las Angeles International Airport (LAX)
Maximum 8 guests
Social events may be permitted upon request. Maximum guests must not exceed the above mentioned maximum guest occupancy per booking
Pets are not permitted
Check in: 3:00PM
Check out: 10:00AM
Advertised rates may vary according to the season and duration of stay+ More