Mediterranean, two-story, single-family home, with pool
House, urban with 3 bedrooms, sleeps 5, 3 bathroom(s), floor area of 225 m2 (2420 sq.ft), WCs 3, car optional, children OK, NO smoking, including internet (highspeed), number of travellers: 2
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Where we want to go
Description of our house
Spacious, clean and comfortable family home filled with books, games, music, art and photos. Ground floor has formal living room with baby grand piano, family room with cable TV (plasma), bathroom with walk-in shower, secluded patio with fountain, formal dining room, eat-in kitchen that opens to a wood deck with BBQ overlooking swimming pool, and a small office with a computer. Upstairs is the master bedroom with king-size bed and private bathroom with tub/shower, two other bedrooms, one with a queen bed and one with a single bed, a second bathroom with shower and another small office with a computer.
Accommodation and facilities
Telephone, stereo / hifi, security system, central heating, tv / cable, fax, sofa, fireplace
Kitchen and washing:
Grill, freezer, fridge, microwave, dish washer, oven, washing machine, dryer
Parking, garden, barbecue, swimming pool
Surfing, tennis, roller blading, hiking, swimming, golfing, fishing
Local places to go:
Galleries/museums, fine restaurants, good shopping, nightlife, clubbing
English, francais, espanol
Nearest major airport:
Car recommended, children ok, no smoking, including internet (highspeed), car optional
= marks the location of this home
Upscale Westside of Los Angeles; quiet, tree-lined streets and friendly neighbors. Less than a 5 minute walk to local supermarket and bus stop, 10 minutes to local park with public tennis courts and golf course. Five minute drive to Beverly Hills or either of two large shopping malls with multiplex movie theaters; less than a 15 minute drive to the wide, sandy beaches of Santa Monica and Venice or to downtown Los Angeles, Hollywood or the Getty Museum. Less than a one hour drive to Disneyland or Universal Studios. Lots of trendy neighborhood restaurants and shops. We have a collection of books, maps and articles about things to do and see in the greater Los Angeles area.
Something about ourselves
Dean and I (Margaret) have been married for 36 years and have two adult children. We recently retired from our careers in education. We have had nine successful house exchanges (seven in Europe). We like to travel, read, play bridge, and enjoy movies, museums, theater and dinner with friends.