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Strands Beach 'California Riviera' Condo

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The Strand at the Headlands - Near the Ritz Carlton, St. Regis and Laguna Beach


Last updated: 12/02/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Monarch Beach condo description

**MINIMUM STAY** Minimum stays posted on this website are not applicable or accurate. This site requires a minimum number of nights be listed in order for us to accurately display pricing. Please contact us directly for information on minimum stays.

Located in Dana Point, CA (1/2 mile South of Ritz Carlton Laguna Niguel & the St. Regis Monarch Beach). This is a 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom ground level condo in the well maintained Niguel Beach Terrace at Strands Beach complex that comfortably sleeps 6 persons.

Located on a palm lined street on the beach side of Pacific Coast Highway, you have the ocean to the right and our condominium complex on the left. At this point you are 'steps' away from the Strands Beach at Salt Creek Beach Park.

This area of Dana Point with it prominent coastal bluffs, is also known as The Headlands and is part of what is referred to as the 'Gold Coast' or 'California Riviera'. With Laguna Beach to the north and San Clemente to the south, this is the ideal location for your Southern CA visit. You are central to all of Southern California and its attractions! 60 miles from Los Angeles International Airport and 60 miles from Sea World in San Diego.

From here you can day trip to Joshua Tree National Park (2.5 Hrs), Palm Springs (2.3 Hrs) or Snow Ski (2.5 Hrs). Las Vegas is only 5.5 Hrs away.

Strands Beach, favored by locals, is actually the Southern portion of the Salt Creek Beach Park. It is a popular surfing beach that consistently rates an A+ in water quality. It is not uncommon to see dolphins or seals while visiting the beach. This is the same beach that guests from the Ritz Carlton Laguna Niguel and The St. Regis at Monarch Beach use.

Our condo underwent an extensive remodel a few years back were everything was rebuilt and improved. This Strands Beach Condo has the look and feel of a quality California hotel while delivering a comfortable home-like atmosphere.

LIVING ROOM - We have porcelain tile flooring throughout for a clean sanitary environment. Lighting is recessed and dimmable. The sofa converts to a queen size sleeper. We've added a comfortable arm chair and some ottomans for additional seating. We have a 42' LCD TV, DVD Player, an AM/FM/MP3 player, Wireless Broadband, board games, playing cards, assorted children's and general DVD titles as well as a Wii gaming system.

KITCHEN****We've modified the floor plan to open the kitchen to the living area and patio so you're always in the conversation. New cabinets, granite counter tops, stainless appliances. The kitchen is fully equipped with a good selection of pots, pans and utensils. The dining area seats six, has dimmable lights and ceiling fan.

BEDROOMS**** The master bedroom has a king size bed with pillow top mattress. Our guest bedroom has a queen size bed with pillow top mattress as well. Recessed, dimmable lighting with ceiling fans, porcelain tile floors with large area rugs. Both open to private patios. Our large master bedroom has a flat panel TV and a desk . AM/FM clock radios are provided.

BATHROOMS****The master bath has a shower with frameless enclosure, The guest bath has tub w/ shower. Both have extensive tile work, granite, satin nickel finishes and recessed dimmable lighting. Lighted makeup mirror, blow dryer are provided. Plenty of soft towels also.

PATIOS**** We have two outdoor patio areas. One connects off the kitchen/dining area and has a gas barbeque and seating. The other is off the living room and guest bedroom. this one is more of a garden environment, ideal for reading, relaxing, conversing.

AMENITIES: Beach towels, beach chairs, Boogey boards, beach umbrella, a soft sided cooler w/wheels are included. A washer and dryer are also provided.

We are confident that you will find this to be one of the finest Vacation Rentals available!!! The photos don't do it justice.


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Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Condo
  • On floor 1
  • 1000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            Renter must be 25 yrs of age or older. ...moreless

          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

          • Master Bedroom : 1 king

            Larger Bedroom with desk, TV, King Size Bed with Pillow top ...moreless

          • Guest Bedroom: 1 queen

            Queen Size Bed with pillow top mattress. ...moreless

          • Living Room Sleeper Sofa: 1 sleep sofa /futon

            Living Room has a Queen Size Sleeper Sofa....moreless

          • King size beds (1) Pillow Top Mattress, Queen size Beds (1) Pillow Top Mattress, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Sofa folds out to a Queen Size bed. Linens, blanket & pillows are provided....moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • Master Bathroom: toilet, shower

            Makeup mirror, blow dryer...moreless

          • Guest Bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower, tub, shower

            Lighted makeup mirror, blow dryer...moreless

          • Well lit bathrooms with granite counter tops.

          Other Amenities

              • The development has a community recreation room with a full kitchen and enclosed banquet area for entertaining...moreless


              • Television
              • Video Game Console:

                Wii game player...moreless

              • Video Games
              • Video Library


              • Budget
              • Family
              • Romantic
              • Tourist Attractions


              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Recreation Center
              • Restaurants
              • Synagogues
              • Theme Parks
              • Zoo

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Fitness Center
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Laundromat
              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Horseback Riding
              • Paddle Boating
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shelling
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking
              • Whale Watching
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

                  • Oceanfront:

                    Niguel Beach Terrace at Strands Beach is directly across a small residential street from the parking lot and access steps to Strands Beach....moreless

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Basketball Court
                  • Cycling
                  • Deepsea Fishing
                  • Equestrian Events
                  • Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Kayaking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Parasailing
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Roller Blading
                  • Sailing
                  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                  • Snorkeling
                  • Snorkeling/Diving
                  • Sound/Bay Fishing
                  • Surf Fishing
                  • Surfing
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Wind-Surfing


                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 6 people


                  • Air Conditioning:

                    Not needed, you are at the beach! We do have ceiling fans in all rooms. ...moreless

                  • Broadband Access
                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Free Long Distance:

                    Limited Nationwide Long Distance Included....moreless

                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Heating
                  • Internet:

                    Wireless Internet Provided...moreless

                  • Iron & Board
                  • Linens Provided:

                    High Quality Linens Provided...moreless

                  • Living Room:

                    Open to the kitchen area so everyone is included in the conversation!...moreless

                  • Parking:

                    One reserved parking space. There are always plenty of guest spaces available as well. ...moreless

                  • Parking Off Street:

                    Reserved parking provided....moreless

                  • Telephone:

                    Limited Nationwide Long Distance Included....moreless

                  • Towels Provided:

                    Bath and beach towels provided. ...moreless

                  • Washing Machine
                  • Wireless Internet


                  • Coffee Maker:

                    Drip coffee maker ...moreless

                  • Cooking Utensils:

                    Most everything you need to prepare meals. ...moreless

                  • Dishes & Utensils:

                    Provided, wide assortment...moreless

                  • Dishwasher
                  • Ice Maker
                  • Kitchen:

                    Our recently remodeled Kitchen features granite countertops, tumbled marble backsplash, stainless appliances and is fully equipted with condiments...moreless

                  • Microwave
                  • Oven
                  • Refrigerator:

                    Full size with ice maker....moreless

                  • Stove:

                    Electric cooktop with oven. ...moreless

                  • Stove
                  • Toaster


                  • Beach Chairs
                  • Beach Towels
                  • Golf:

                    Monarch Golf Links is 1 mile away. ...moreless

                  • Kayak / Canoe:

                    Kayak rentals are available in town and at the harbor. ...moreless

                  • Lanai / Gazebo:

                    Two patio areas with tables....moreless

                  • Lawn / Garden:

                    Small garden area (potted plants)...moreless

                  • Outdoor Grill:

                    Gas grill ...moreless

                  • Outdoor Grill Gas
                  • Porch / Veranda
                  • Water Sports Gear:

                    We provide 2 boogie boards, we have a few assorted wetsuits (kids & adult). ...moreless

                  Payment Type

                  • Mastercard
                  • Visa

                  Pool / Spa

                  • Heated Pool
                  • Hot Tub
                  • Shared Hot Tub:

                    Property features two Hot Tubs. One is located at the swimming pool. A second larger hot tub (more private) is located northwest of the 34024 building....moreless



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                  from 30 traveler reviews
                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Fall 2014
                  Dec 1 - Dec 19, 2014
                  4 night min stay
                  $1,295 $3,500
                  Christmas - New Year's 2014
                  Dec 20 - Jan 1, 2015
                  5 night min stay
                  Winter 2015
                  Jan 2 - Feb 27, 2015
                  4 night min stay
                  $1,395 $3,400
                  Spring 2015
                  Feb 28 - Apr 24, 2015
                  4 night min stay
                  $1,545 $4,600
                  Low Season 2015 (a)
                  Apr 25 - May 29, 2015
                  4 night min stay
                  $1,395 $3,400
                  Spring/Summer 2015
                  May 30 - Jun 5, 2015
                  4 night min stay
                  $1,495 $6,500
                  Summer 2015 (1)
                  Jun 6 - Jun 12, 2015
                  5 night min stay
                  $1,700 $6,500
                  Summer 2015 (2)
                  Jun 13 - Jun 19, 2015
                  5 night min stay
                  Summer 2015 (3)
                  Jun 20 - Jun 26, 2015
                  5 night min stay
                  Summer 2015 (4)
                  Jun 27 - Aug 14, 2015
                  5 night min stay
                  Summer 2015 (5)
                  Aug 15 - Aug 21, 2015
                  5 night min stay
                  Late Summer 2015
                  Aug 22 - Sep 11, 2015
                  5 night min stay
                  $1,600 $3,400
                  Low Season 2015 / 2016
                  Sep 12 - Nov 20, 2015
                  4 night min stay
                  $1,395 $3,400
                  Thanksgiving Holiday 2015
                  Nov 21 - Nov 29, 2015
                  4 night min stay
                  My Standard Rate
                  3 night min stay
                  $1,395 $3,400
                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                  Additional information about rental rates


                  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
                  • cleaning fee $150
                  • Tax Rate 10%


                  Weekly rates are discounted! Pay for 6 nights and 7th is free! Posted weekly rates reflect this discount.

                  Call for our monthly rates! Discounts available for multi-month stays.

                  Cancellation policy:

                  100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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                  Last updated: 12/02/2014
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                  Car: Necessary

                  You are central to all of Southern California. Easy drive to Los Angels or San Diego. Great base for visits to Hollywood, Disneyland, San Diego Zoo, Joshua Tree National Park. Dana Point is an authentic California Beach Community, not a tourist trap.


                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2006

                  About the owner: The Cornejo and Colacion Families purchased this condo for the enjoyment of our family, friends and now 'Guests!'. Both families are native to Orange County and have witnessed Dana Point's transformation from a small beach community to become a part of the 'California Riviera'.

                  Why the Owner Chose Monarch Beach:
                  What's not to like? You are You are in a well maintained condominium complex adjacent to one of the best beaches in the country. When we bring our families here to stay, we feel as though we are at a resort destination .

                  The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
                  Comfort, quality, value.

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                  • The Strand at the Headlands - Near the Ritz Carlton, St. Regis and Laguna Beach

                    The Strand at the Headlands - Near the Ritz Carlton, St. Regis and Laguna Beach

                  • Custom Kitchen

                    Custom Kitchen

                  • Guest Bath

                    Guest Bath

                  • Living Room View from Entry

                    Living Room View from Entry

                  • Strands Beach Overlook

                    Strands Beach Overlook

                  • Strands Beach at High tide

                    Strands Beach at High tide

                  • Stands Beach as viewed from nearby Ritz Carlton

                    Stands Beach as viewed from nearby Ritz Carlton

                  VRBO #106510

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                  This listing was first published here in 2006.

                  Date last modified - Thursday, December 18, 2014

                  $216 - $384 per night (USD)

                  2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 6

                  View calendar: Updated 12/02/14
                  Minimum stay: 3-5 nights
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                  Member since: 2006
                  Speaks: english
                  • Response time: Within 24 hours
                  • Response rate: 80%
                  • Calendar last updated: 12/02/2014
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