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The Malibu Bella Vista

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25786 Piuma Road, Calabasas, CA 91302
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The Malibu Bella Vista
Ranked #1 of 2 Calabasas B&B and Inns
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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English first
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

My wife and I and our 2 year old daughter had to fly to California for a family wedding. We had to deal with a 5 hour flight (the first for our daughter), plus all the hoopla of a SoCal formal wedding as all 3 of us were in the party. A hotel was arranged for guests, but it wasn't... More

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Great place with a gorgeous view! Clean rooms, very friendly and helpful host, delicious breakfast, one of the best surf spots in the country if not the world is 10 mins down the hill. The ride itself was a beautiful adventure! Will definitely come back.

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Long Beach, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

Michael, the Owner, is an amazing person ... It is an honor and privilege to meet such an awesome guy and great business man. Me and my bf are still in complete awe. Wow is all I can say… All our expectations were surpassed and I cannot wait to come back at Bella Vista again. We stayed at the Champagne... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014 via mobile

I was working on a film shoot and had to work in Malibu the next day. Not wanting to drive back to Corona and then all the way to Malibu the next day, I found The Bella Vista. I called Michael, the owner, who was so low key and nice that I booked without seeing the place. I arrived after... More

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Silver Spring, Maryland
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

We recently spent a rainy weekend in sunny CA trying to recover the the east coast winter. We stayed at the Bella Vista and enjoyed the stay . It is convenient to the beaches, saw some great surfing weather, the Getty villa, the Getty museum, Santa Monica, Ventura, LAX etc. The B&B has a great view, which we were able... More

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Gothenburg, Sweden
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5 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

This is what B&B is all about - you have an own room and an own bath and a breakfast often in someones home. IF you are lokking for a hotel - get a hotel. IF you are lokking for a B&B - go here. Mike welcomed us to his home up in the mountains above Malibu. A very social... More

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Davis, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

It's quiet, it's peaceful. Away from the L. A. craziness, but close enough that places are accessable. TripAdvisor lists it as a hotel - it's not. It's a traditional B&B in a family home. Michael is a wonderful host. I always go for the full breakfast because I like watching him cook for me - with my preferences. TripAdvisor lists... More

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Wake Forest, North Carolina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

Since this was just a 2nd B&B experience I am not sure what (if anything) is considered 'usual'. The Malibu Bella Vista is a home in the Malibu Hills (Calabasas) with most of the living space on a single/split level because it is on the side of a hill. Michael was a gracious and accommodating host and was very informative.... More

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Hong Kong, China
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013

I booked to stay at this so-called 'B&B', on recommendation from the 'Eyewitness Travel' book for LA. I was a lone female traveller, so obviously safety was paramount, and here, I felt far from safe. As another reviewer pointed out, it is not a B&B, but somebody's home. Alarm bells had started to ring when neither the hotel where I... More

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MichaelBellaVista, Owner at The Malibu Bella Vista, responded to this review

I believe this young woman had a last minute booking and probably didn't have a copy of my detailed directions to the Bella Vista. Without the directions it can be a challenge finding us especially at night. Some GPS units even go brain dead because we are located in the mountains. When she arrived she appeared to be uncomfortable with... More

Anaheim Hills, CA
14 reviews 14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012

Our GPS would not get us the address for the Malibu Bella Vista because it is in Calabassas. The listing also bills this as a vineyard location. Three sickly vines does not a vineyard make. The drive way is extremely steep for timid drivers. He offered to turn our car around, but I found I was a more compettent driver.... More

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MichaelBellaVista, Owner at The Malibu Bella Vista, responded to this review

There appears to be some confusion as to where I live. The Malibu Bella Vista is located in Malibu Canyon and more specifically, Monte Nido (Mountain Nest). This is an unincorporated area of Los Angeles County. Since we have no post office in Monte Nido or mailing address is to Calabasas. With respect to our vineyard .... The lower vineyard... More

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Address: 25786 Piuma Road, Calabasas, CA 91302
Location: United States > California > Calabasas

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