It's An Amazing Location… the locals call Long Beach’s Belmont Shore community “paradise just steps away from the best Southern California has to offer. ” After you’ve relished an active day of sailing, paddle boarding, water skiing, rowing, kayaking, and building sandcastles… indulge yourself with a short walk to exclusive shopping, multi-ethnic dining, and gourmet treats: Olives? Cheese? Fresh-Baked Baguettes? The Shore has it, and it’s all just beyond the front door of this gorgeously traditional home. The House… come feel pampered in this elegantly-appointed retreat located in the Belmont Estate section of Belmont Shore. Enjoy comforting ocean views, attractive landscaping, open and bright common spaces, a pool with spa, nine flat screen TVs, wireless Internet and fully equipped office with pool-side views. It’s 3500 square feet of beautifully laid out two-story space that provides a sense of privacy, welcomes guests, and embraces the heart of entertaining. This elegantly-appointed ocean view home is happily located in Belmont Shore in Long Beach, California, conveniently situated between L. A. And Orange counties. Enjoy fine restaurants, gourmet shops, unique shopping, and fabulous entertainment with just a short walk. AND that is after you have relished an active day of wake boarding, paddle boarding, water skiing, rowing, kayaking, boating, and building sandcastles just beyond the front door! Or stay on the property and savor a swim in the pool, a soak in the jacuzzi, even use the outdoor grill to BBQ and entertain. Chilling nd grilling. The formal entry opens to cathedral ceilings and a ballroom-style reception with marble floors and a generous conversation area. Hardwood and marble floors are located throughout, perfect for hosting both intimate and larger gatherings. The fabulously-equipped gourmet kitchen, which boasts high-end stainless steel appliances, granite countertops with convenient seating, as well as a breakfast nook. Take your casual dining seriously; there are so many delightful settings beyond the formal dining table! Open the fine french doors to a private and gated outdoor pool area. The fresh ocean air and wonderful sunsets will beckon you to take advantage of the grill. The Pool Area. Is a haven for sunning and entertaining, including a heated pool, fountain, spa, and dramatic conversation area. It’s the perfect environment for savoring Southern California's amazing weather. Sleeping accommodations… All bedrooms are over-sized and most offer ocean views. The upstairs Master Primo Suite. Provides a private retreat from the bustling activities beyond its doors. Light a fire in the stonework fireplace and relax with a book in the sitting room, fill the Jacuzzi Spa tub with bubbles and amenities for peaceful soaks, open the french doors to bask in the view from the balcony, or simply sink into the King-sized bed linens. An en suite shower, sink, and commode complete the space. Also upstairs, the Quattro bedroom is California Casual with an ocean view and offers three Twin-sized beds. The downstairs Parisian bedroom offers a King-sized bed, private access to the adjoining patio and shares a guest bathroom. The downstairs Shanghai suite offers a Queen-sized bed and private bathroom with shower, as well as access to the adjoining patio. We have a crib in this room. There is a private bathroom with shower too. This fully furnished home features everything for comfort and convenience including 7 flat screen TVs, FIOS TV, Wireless Internet. At home in long beach… if you need a break from soaking up the sun and savoring the sand between your toes… there are many fun and nearby local sites to enjoy. You can hop on the Red Passport Bus to visit The Queen Mary, Shoreline Village, The Pike, and Aquarium of the Pacific. Take a Segway Tour near Downtown and browse in the artist village, or take the short walk to Second Street for unique, chic shopping, gourmet “foodie” delights. Or kick it up a notch and get to the local gym for an exhilarating workout session, then take a leisurely bike ride along the 4-mile stretch of oceanfront path. Wind it down with a gondola tour of the Naples Canals which could include a singing guide and the wine and cheese picnic you brought along. Southern california day trips… centrally located, entertainment activities abound in SoCal! Just a drive from the house: Disneyland Park Resort, renowned shopping experience South Coast Plaza, Big Bear Mountain Skiing, Hollywood’s Kodak Theatre and Cirque du Soleil Iris, Hollywood’s Universal Studios Tours, Science Center, L. A. County Museum of Art, The La Brea Tar Pits… and more! Come stay at this exquisite getaway home, and experience Southern California living at its best! We receive numerous requests for stays during the summer months as vacation planning is kicking into gear. Please be in touch if this home turns out to be one of your favorites!