New 2-level Art Loft condo, 10 min walk to C-Street Beach, Museum, Fairgrounds, Downtown Main Street (shops, restaurants, Movie Theater), Majestic Ventura Theater, Amtrak Station.
15-min drive to Ojai. Bicycle access: Coast to Santa Barbara, Path to Ojai.
Artworks: International exhibiting artist Timothy Williams. Collectors: Michael & Armie Hammer, Stephen Perkins, David J., Alan Mindel.
5 min walk to Vons, Rite Aid. New appliances. Wifi. Secured gated courtyard entrance.
The high ceilings and 'art loft' vibe of the condo interior give it a classy feel. The Mission-style exterior of the buildings, courtyards and water fixtures lend a breezy California vibe. The secured common area courtyards provide a safety measure for you and your belongings. This sweet pad is good for couples, solo adventurers, and business travelers.
GUEST ACCESS TO:
Comfy bed! Extra pillows and throw for you to adjust to dreamy perfection. Welcome basket provided with guest towels, shampoo and soap.
This is our office area, there is a desk for you to utilize. Loft is open to the Main Room downstairs, and provides the second room/airbed.
There is a guest bath with shower and tub for you.
Fridge, Stove, Microwave, Blender, Tea Kettle, Coffee Maker, Dishwasher. All for use by guests. Please deposit dirty dishes in dishwasher at end of stay.
OUTSIDE PRIVATE YARD
Where I like to spend my breakfast time. You may agree with me on that!
Entrance is street level. We can discuss this upon your confirmation of stay or during check-in. NOTE: The lost key fee is $10. Don't lose them! :)
INTERACTION WITH GUESTS
I am available to answer any questions you may have. :)
When staying here, you are on the Artistic side of Main Street, close to the Ventura Museum, Bell Arts Factory, the WAV (Working Artists Ventura) lofts, with Jai Rhythm Yoga and Harvest Cafe on its ground level. Patagonia Flagship Store is nearby at the Great Pacific Iron Works building, and the adjacent Patagonia Ocean Division building. "C Street," a popular surf spot, is a ten-minute walk from your front door. Ventura Harbor Village, a 5 mi/11 min drive south, features shopping, restaurants, boat rentals and departures for Channel Islands' day or overnight trips.
Main Street provides restaurants and casual shopping. Highlights:
Lure, a seafood restaurant
Capriccio, a casual Italian eaterie the locals love
Tipps Thai Cuisine, on Main Street since 1983
Nature's Grill & Juice Bar, Vegan & Veggie cuisine
Iron & Resin Garage: Surfboards, Motorcycles & accessories
Mission San Buenaventura, founded 1782
Ventura Majestic Theater, music concerts since ???
Palermo Coffee Shop, quaint local spot + free wifi
Snapper Jacks, cheap tacos
Additional Area Faves:
*Himalaya Restaurant: closest restaurant to the condo! Delicious Himalayan food!
Harvest Cafe: breakfast/brunch café, walking distance with: pour-over coffee, veggie and vegan options.
El Asadero: authentic Mexican, Muy Sabrosa.
Spencer Makenzies: tacos/poke bowls by the pier
Topa Topa: local brewery
Farmers Market: Sat 8.30-12 corner of Santa Clara and Palm St
Once you are here, you can literally accomplish all daily errands and much sightseeing on foot! All the restaurants and stores I listed on Main Street are less than 1 mile from your home-away-from-home.
"Downtown Harbor Trolley" free trolley service, Wed-Sun 11a - 11p check their website/phone line for holiday hours. They pick up at the San Buenaventura Mission, a short walk from the house. For VR code, website or phone number, scroll through my photos for this listing.
UBER or LYFT
Our area is well-covered by Uber and Lyft drivers. In fact, one of the neighbors here is a Lyft driver!
The nearest Bike Rental Shop is Ventura Bicycle Depot, less than a half mile walk from you, or a 6min walk. They can answer any questions you may have about local trails and bikepaths.
Let me know if you have any needs before visiting, and if I can I will accommodate. I want your stay to be great!+ More