Room: queen size bed on the 2nd floor, walk-in closet, Bathroom: you'll be sharing a one and a half 1 1/2 bathrooms. Kitchen privileges.
LOCATION: in historic Garvanza District, the borderline between South Pasadena and Highland Park. It is conveniently located 10 driving minutes from downtown Los Angeles by the 110 Freeway (a historic parkway called Arroyo Seco Prkwy), Pasadena, and San Marino. It is less than 8 miles from JPL (Jet Propulsion Laboratory-NASA) and withing walking distance from the Rose Bowl.
TRANSPORTATION: The Dash stops two houses down from our property, and 1 mile from Highland Park station of the Metro Golden Line. Local stores and restaurants are all within walking distance.
The AREA: Garvanza District: considered a sub district of Highland Park, got its name for the wild sweet peas, i.e. garbanzo beans that used to grow on the hillsides.
SPECIAL: Garvanza District was the heart of the Arts and Crafts movement in Los Angeles and a bohemian artists' colony, and is today one of Northeast LA's hidden treasures. This small and hilly area filled with historic buildings has more than enough charm and character needed to stand out on its own.
TRANSPORTATION: The Dash stops near our property, and 1 mile from the "Highland Park" Metro Station (Line: Golden Line). Local stores and restaurants are all within walking distance.
SPECIAL: Garvanza District: considered a sub district of Highland Park, got its name for the wild sweet peas, i.e. garbanzo beans that used to grow on the hillsides.
Garvanza District was the heart of the Arts and Crafts movement in Los Angeles and a bohemian artists' colony, and is today one of Northeast LA's hidden treasures. This small and hilly area filled with historic buildings has more than enough charm and character needed to stand out on its own.
PLACES NEAR US YOU MAY WANT TO VISIT:
The Rose Bowl
The Tournament of Roses Parade
Norton Simon Museum
Old Town Pasadena
Huntington Libray and Gardens
L.A. Opera at Dorothy Chandler Pavilion
Walt Disney Concert Hall
The Hollywood Bowl
Hollywood Walk of Fame
NATURE LOVERS: Wild Life: You will see birds coming to feed and bathe, hummingbirds, and even if you're lucky a squirrel coming into our backyard or a monarch butterfly or two.
NATURE TRAIL: The Arroyo Seco Trail close by is a nice quiet walk or for jogging along side nature and its wild life which is about 15 minutes walk from our house.The trail ends at the Rose Bowl. On this trail, you may observe hawks, docks, geese, rabbits and even a coyote!
HORSE LOVERS: Right along the trail sits an old Horse Stable, with some enclosures.
GOLF COURSE AND TENNIS COURTS: Brookside Golf Club designed by famed golf architect William P. Bell, has 36 holes and is nestled in the golden foothills of Pasadena next to the world famous Rose Bowl is only 5 to 7 minutes drive. Also a nine-hole golf course and tennis courts are within walking distance of our home
The HOUSE: Our 2-story house has a big four- tier back yard (no railings) and a small front yard. The backyard has plenty of space for relaxing while listening to the water fountain in the small pond, sun bathing, or simply reading a good book.
LIVING ROOM: There is a comfortable cozy living room with a wood burning fireplace.
The DINING ROOM: is adjacent to the kitchen, accommodates six people. There is a small family room with a large TV.
PARKING: There is unrestricted street parking available in front of our house.
One room is on second floor.
You'll have access to all the house except for owners bedroom and office and other guest's room.
Interaction with guests
We love to interact with our guests but if the guests prefer no interaction, we honor it.
Other things to note
The room is on the second floor.
Guests must clean up after themselves.
No Loud music.
No loud noises.
If you need to do laundry, you can do one load per week. If you need to do more than one load per week, a $5.00 fee will be charged for each additional load.
If you planning to bring guests, you mist first consult with hosts. The may visit only common areas not rooms.
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