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General Information


Please note that our neighbors will be undergoing construction work from November 2017 through December 2018. To minimize the impact on our guests, this work is scheduled between 8am and 4pm, Monday through Friday. Please don't hesitate to contact us with any questions 805-458-7442.

Check-In and Check-Out Time:

  • Check-In: After 4:00 pm.
    • Unfortunately, due to our small size, we typically cannot accommodate early check-in's or late departures.
  • Check-Out: Before 11:00 am .

Occupancy and Local Taxes:

  • Transient Occupancy and BID Tax is 12% and is charged on the room rate only.
  • We do not require or assess any additional fees such as a resort or amenity tax.

Fully Refundable Security Deposit

  • A $500 security deposit is taken one day prior to check-in. The security deposit will be refunded in full if there are no problems or missing items from the studio.

Cleaning Charge

  • A $75 cleaning charge will be applied to the reservation. An additional $75 per week charge will be applied for visits extending past 7 days.

Making a Reservation:

  • Guests can reserve online by clicking┬áhere, by calling 805-458-7442 or emailing us directly at [email protected]
  • There is a two night minimum for most days; summer, holidays and special event periods may have a longer minimum stay.

Advance Deposit Guarantee:

  • A deposit of 50% of the total amount due is required at the time of reservation; the remaining 50% is due one day prior to arrival and will be charged to your credit card on file.

Cancellation Policy:

  • There is a 14-day cancellation policy.
  • If cancelled 14 days out there a $25 cancellation charge but all remaining deposits will be refunded.
  • If cancelled within 14 days of arrival, guests forfeit the 50% deposit charged at the time of reservation.
  • All holiday reservations/bookings deposits are non-refundable. This includes Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year's, President's Weekend, Easter week, Memorial Day Weekend,Fourth of July and Labor Day Weekend.

Forms of Payment:

  • We accept all major credit cards including Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover and Diners Club.

Children at the Avila Beach House

  • Children are enthusiastically welcome to stay and will enjoy the variety of fun activities nearby.
  • However please know that in terms of bedding there is one (1) king bed. A queen air mattress is available for additional guests.
  • We feel that parents know their children best and will know if the property is suitable for their temperament and age; please call with any questions.

Pets the Avila Beach House

  • Although we love pets, we do not allow them on property. If a pet is admitted a $250 deep cleaning fee will be added to your folio. A service animal, as acknowledged by the Americans with Disabilities Act, is welcome to accompany their owner while staying at Avila Beach House.


  • Avila Beach House is not accessible for individuals requiring wheelchair clearance.


  • Smoking is strictly not allowed at the Avila Beach House. If one must smoke, it must be at least 20 feet outside of the studio. If smoking does occur there will be a $250 cleaning fee assessed at check-out.