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Magnificent Ocean Views at Malibu Dream Getaway

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1 bedroom
1 bathroom
4 guests
1 night minimum
Condo/Apartment
Love the panoramic ocean views, play at nearby beaches, hike memorable mountain trails. Malibu has it all for a perfect seaside adventure. Whether it’s a romantic interlude, family fun or peaceful solitude by the sea, our guest apartment--Deja Bu--is right where you want to be for a lovely coastal escape. You can’t help but love the ‘Bu (Malibu to locals)! This charming 1 bedroom/1bath guest apartment boasts your own private ocean-view patio, private entrance, full kitchen, washer/dryer, fully-tiled floors and high-quality furnishings. Located on a quiet street just 400 yards from the ocean as the crow flies and a two-minute drive, the enchanting blue Pacific fills the expansive window views from every room in the apartment. In fact, you’ll never get tired of gazing over the beguilin...Love the panoramic ocean views, play at nearby beaches, hike memorable mountain trails. Malibu has it all for a perfect seaside adventure. Whether it’s a romantic interlude, family fun or peaceful solitude by the sea, our guest apartment--Deja Bu--is right where you want to be for a lovely coastal escape. You can’t help but love the ‘Bu (Malibu to locals)! This charming 1 bedroom/1bath guest apartment boasts your own private ocean-view patio, private entrance, full kitchen, washer/dryer, fully-tiled floors and high-quality furnishings. Located on a quiet street just 400 yards from the ocean as the crow flies and a two-minute drive, the enchanting blue Pacific fills the expansive window views from every room in the apartment. In fact, you’ll never get tired of gazing over the beguiling and ever-changing ocean from the queen-sized bed. From our elevation of 380 feet on a clear day, you can see several Channel Islands including Catalina, and if you’re lucky, you might even spy a whale and her calf on their way north from Mexico. Within minutes of Malibu’s gorgeous beaches including world-famous Zuma Beach, Leo Carrillo Beach and Paradise Cove, and a plethora of hiking and mountain biking trails that join the 65-mile Backbone Trail in the Santa Monica Mountains, this apartment is also just a short drive from Pepperdine University, the Malibu Pier, wineries, the world-renowned Getty Villa antiquities museum, and notable Malibu shops and restaurants. The apartment is also an excellent starting point for road bicyclists riding the scenic Pacific Coast Highway route to Point Mugu. For touring by car, it is approximately 45 minutes from Santa Monica and 75 minutes from Santa Barbara. Many of Los Angeles’ museums, including the famed Getty Center and the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA), are within a 60-minute drive. But we’re still far enough from the city lights to offer views of starry nights, the milky way, moonglow on the ocean, and even the occasional night-time rocket launch from Vandenberg Air Force Base. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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Reviewed September 29, 2019

Superb location in Malibu, up on the hill overlooking the ocean. Near to Broad Beach Road. Great central location for day trips into Santa Barbara, Montecito or LA. Hosts were super people, very nice and accommodating. We enjoyed our stay very much!

Date of stay: September 2019
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Reviewed September 7, 2017

This was the first trip to Malibu for my wife and me, and we couldn't have picked a better place to stay. The apartment was exactly what we were looking for...clean, away from the hustle and bustle (yet easily accessible), with friendly owners who had...More

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank 671trueb
Management response:Responded September 9, 2017

We hope you guys come back soon. Thanks again for stay with us.

Reviewed July 4, 2016

At very first we want to thank Larry & Nancy for their great hospitality. We felt as friends and not as guests- THANK YOU! The appartement was perfect with a phantastic view to the ocean, everything was proper and clean. When we saw this place...More

Date of stay: June 2016
1  Thank frequent13
Management response:Responded July 6, 2016

We hope to see you again soon. Thanks so much for staying with us and have a wonderful summer.

Reviewed March 22, 2016

Not ever having been to Malibu, we didn't really know what to expect. We drove to the condo in the dark and woke to a beautiful view of the Pacific with the added pleasure of lush landscaping all around. After driving a bit around Malibu...More

Date of stay: March 2016
Thank IndyME317
Management response:Responded March 23, 2016

You guys were great! Hope to see you again in the near future. Thanks again for staying with us.

Reviewed November 25, 2015

Our stay at Deja Bu was absolutely terrific. The views of the ocean are breathtaking. Hosts Larry and Nancy are warm, welcoming, and very accommodating. The apartment was immaculately clean and very nicely appointed. It was also a nice change from a traditional hotel. It...More

Date of stay: November 2015
Thank Marylouise S
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Reviewed August 18, 2015

Very nice apartment with views of the ocean. Very private with helpful hosts Larry and Nancy. Just off PCH so it is a convenient location northwest of Zuma Beach.

Date of stay: August 2015
Thank 873kristing
Management response:Responded August 19, 2015

Hi, Kristin, You all were great. We'd love to have you stay with us again. Thanks for staying with us we know you had many options. Larry & Nancy

Reviewed July 15, 2015

I was fortunate enough to book this rental two days in advance. It has all the comforts of home, great view and minutes from popular beaches and hiking trails. The owners are gracious hosts, very thoughtful and respect your privacy. I saved money by dining...More

Date of stay: June 2015
Thank Shirley W
Management response:Responded July 16, 2015

Thanks so much for staying with us. We are planning on you staying with us on your next trip to Malibu. Hope all is well and we'll see you soon. Larry

Reviewed May 29, 2015 via mobile

The communication with larry is excepional and warm. We felt immediate positive experience even before arriving. The location is high on hill overlooking el matador state beach park...minutes from 4 or 5 different wonderful beaches. The unit has one bedroom and a pull out sofa..the...More

Date of stay: May 2015
Thank youcrazydog
Reviewed April 22, 2015

This quiet, secluded gem in the hills just above the coast at Malibu is the perfect getaway. The apartment is large, comfortable, and outfitted with every amenity one could need. The view over the Pacific from any window is just incredible -- we saw whales...More

Date of stay: March 2015
Thank CyndeSears
Management response:Responded April 23, 2015

Hi, Cynde, We're looking forward to your return. Hope you have a great summer. See you soon. Larry & Nancy

Reviewed January 6, 2015

Larry and Nancy are exceptional hosts! They provide insight information to local restaurants, beaches and hiking areas that perfectly fit our interests. We had an excellent time at Deja Bu!

Date of stay: December 2014
Thank Joseph H
Management response:Responded January 7, 2015

Glad you two had a great time in Malibu and congratulations again on two years. We'd love to have you back some time. Good luck! Larry & Nancy

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Air Conditioning
Alarm Clock
Balcony
Books
Ceiling Fans
Central Heating
Dryer
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Mountain Views
Outdoor Dining Area
Paper Towels Provided
Patio
Cable/satellite TV
Secure Parking
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Water Views
Wi-Fi
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About the neighbourhood
The apartment is the ground floor of a lovely Malibu home. When the owners (who live on the second floor) realized they didn’t need so much room for just the two of them, they decided to offer the lower level as a guest apartment. Both are avid tennis players, beach volleyball players and hikers, so they can point you in the right direction for a myriad of the wonderful outdoor activities Malibu has to offer.
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