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ROMANTIC RETREAT / B&B - Southern Calif.

Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    A Sleepy Summer Morning at The Chianti Life B&B
    A Sleepy Summer Morning at The Chianti Life B&B
    A Sleepy Summer Morning at The Chianti Life B&B
    Romantic bathroom with clawfoot tub
    Enjoy a lovely light filled bathroom with marble floors and large mirrors
    Relax in comfort in a beautiful living area.
    Outside the bedroom on a sleep summer morning
    Property description
    Guest Room – 
    1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
    Romantic & charming, the beautiful Chianti Life Retreat/B&B;, located in the gorgeous Topanga Canyon near Malibu, is a perfect hideaway retreat for writers, lovers, yoga and meditation enthusiasts, good friends & anyone simply wanting the perfect spot to unwind and get away from it all. We offer private one-on-one sessions of Private Yoga, Kundalini Yoga & Meditation,Tai Chi, many different modalities of Private Massage Therapy, including deep tissue-Swedish, Shiatsu, Rheiki Energy and Crystal healing, Cranial Sacral Therapy, Sports Massage therapy, Lava Stone, Theta Tuning, and more. A professional gourmet chef and owner and operator of the Chianti Life Retreat, Ciel Montgomery opened 'Cibo Vero!-Dining-on-the-Bridge' in 2012 to rave reviews, offering elegant 5-cou... more
  • Amenities & details
    • Balcony
    • Books
    • Ceiling Fans
    • Cooker
    • Deck
    • Fireplace
    • Freezer
    • Garden
    • Hairdryer
    • Housekeeping Optional
    • Internet Access
    • Linens Provided
    • Local Guides/Maps
    • Microwave
    • Outdoor Dining Area
    • Paper Towels Provided
    • Parking
    • Patio
    • Refrigerator
    • Secure Parking
    • Soap/Shampoo Provided
    • Stereo System
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
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    Listing #FK389672 by: FlipKey
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    Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to British Pounds and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
    • Cleaning fee: £45 / stay - Cleaning Fee
    • Damage insurance: £24 / stay - Insurance
    • Tax rate: 7.25% of rental - Tax
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  • Property location
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    The Chianti Life Retreat, offering private massages, Reki Energy Healing, Yoga classes, Meditation sessions, Acupuncture, and private dining, is located ten minutes from the ocean between Malibu and Santa Monica in gorgeous Southern California. We are in a canyon once inhabited by the Native American indigenous Tongva tribe that later became a weekend getaway in the 1920’s for Hollywood stars with many cottages built for that purpose. Over the years our canyon has attracted many famous artists, actors, and musicians such as Neil Young, Emmylou Harris, Etta James, the Beach Boys, Will Geer, Pete Seeger, Arlo Guthrie, Della Reese and Burl Ives, to name a few.
    We have the 3rd largest watershed entering the Santa Monica Bay, which is a spawning ground for steelhead trout. We have our own outdoor Shakespeare theater with seats built into the canyon walls and plays performed under the stars. Request a picnic and we’ll pack one for you; Price upon request.

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Rebecca W
Los Angeles, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago for a stay in July 2014

The whole weekend was blissed-out magic. Gorgeous gourmet breakfasts every morning... dinner under the stars... sleeping with the windows open and all of the sounds of nature at night. Blasting Bob Dylan and soaking in a giant tub? I mean, come on. We all need us some of that. Not to mention, Ciel, who is the most above and beyond... more

Management response:

Thank you Rebecca! It was magical for me to have you here at the Retreat! Your ener4gy and that your husband, Hal's, was a blessing for this Retreat and everything sacred about it. Thank you for your pre3sence and I can hardly wait for your return. All best blessings! Ciel :) more

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 15 July 2014 for a stay in July 2014

honestly you could not get this in a 5 star hotel!!!! What Ciel offers is unlike anything I've ever experienced and I am a seasoned traveler. The Beauty and care in everything from the exquisitely decorated cottage to the lavender sprinkled on your morning breakfast.You could not find a more special place to retreat. On top of that, this piece... more

Management response:

Thank you so much for these beautiful thoughts Lisa! Having you here was such joy...such a blessing; immense peace and magic for this land, the Retreat and for me. I am so looking forward to the day when you return with your Brian :) Many Blessings to your life Lisa! Ciel :) more

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Noah S
Los Angeles, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 July 2014 for a stay in June 2014

I was looking to treat my wife to something extra special, and all I can say is wow! Ciel and her property were and are truly incredible. From the moment we arrived to the moment we departed we were treated like royalty. We live 12 miles from the property and we might as well been in Europe. You really feel... more

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Ciel Montgomery
Speaks English, Italian
Listed since : May 2012
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 4 days ago
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