Your charming 2BR garden cottage boasts a private backyard oasis with hidden hangouts and a sun-soaked deck. Inside, gleaming wood floors catch the light, and the remodeled kitchen is sure to inspire your inner chef. The bathroom is also newly updated. State Street is just 5 blocks from your door, and tranquil Alice Keck Park awaits in 2 blocks. Choose from an array of beautiful beaches close by. LIVING AREAS Polished wood floors glow in the living room, a sunlit space perfect for socializing and movie nights. A modern sleeper sofa and two chairs offer plenty of comfy seating around the flat-screen TV. KITCHEN & DINING Dramatic granite counters set off white cabinetry and appliances in the remodeled kitchen. Find all the cookware and gadgets you need to whip up tasty home-cooked dishes. A gas range, French-door fridge, and a convection microwave make meal prep simple. When it’s time to eat, gather around a dining table for three. BEDROOMS & BATH This single-story rental accommodates up to five guests between the two bedrooms and a sleeper sofa in the living room. Find a heavenly queen-size bed in the master bedroom, and another comfy queen in the guest room. The updated bathroom features a large vanity and a sparkling walk-in shower. OUTDOOR AREAS The sun-soaked private deck features plenty of seating and gorgeous garden views. All-around fencing offers a secret-garden feel. Enjoy the fresh air on the deck, where there’s a lounge area and a gas grill. Four can share alfresco meals at a table in the garden. Another bistro table for two invites morning coffee and evening cocktails. EXTRA AMENITIES & MORE DETAILS Extra perks include an in-unit washer/dryer and complimentary Wi-Fi. Driveway parking is available for one car, however the driveway is rather narrow and may not accommodate larger trucks and SUVs. Additional street parking may be available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Although this cottage is not equipped with air conditioning, it is rarely needed with Santa Barbara's mild summer weather. Ceilings fans in the bedrooms and living area ensure a pleasant breeze. This rental occupies the back portion of a large lot, and offers a private and fenced garden area. Please note that there is an owner-occupied main house at the front of the property, as well as another cottage that is occupied by a long-term tenant. THE LOCATION Your cottage is central to some of Santa Barbara’s most popular attractions. Explore State Street’s shops and restaurants in 5 blocks. The Alice Keck Park Memorial Gardens and Kids World playground are just 2 blocks from your door. Arroyo Burro Beach Country Park is 4.5 miles by car, and the Santa Barbara Botanic Garden offers 78 acres of stunning native plants to wander. Visit the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History Sea Center within 2 miles.