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Beautiful Spanish Home in the Kensington Charming Neighborhood

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Last updated: 02/19/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3-4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

This is a beautiful Spanish house (1,500 sqft), close to all activities throughout San Diego. It is located in Kensington, one of the finest neighborhoods in San Diego.

3 bedrooms (two with a queen size bed, one with a comfortable futon which sleeps two. Sheets are provided.

The house has 2 bathrooms. The large bathroom is a full bathroom with a tub, the small bathroom has a shower, toilets and a small corner sink. Towels are provided.

Very close from grocery shopping (Vons, Rite-Aid are 5 min. by car). Trader Joe's and Ralphs grocery store in Hillcrest. Trader Joe's by Fashion Valley.
You can walk to Starbucks or our neighborhood Kensington Café, Bleu Bohème restaurant, Fish Public, Burger Lounge, The Haven Pizzeria and Ponce's Mexican restaurant. And Moosies, our Kensington ice-cream parlor.
Within minutes are the world famous San Diego Zoo, Sea World, Old Town, Gas Lamp Quarter, Horton Plaza, Convention Center, Mission Valley and Fashion Valley shopping centers, Hillcrest, the Old Globe Theater, Coronado, Pacific and Mission Beach, La Jolla. Legoland is 25 minutes north, Wild Animal Park is 30 minutes away north and Disneyland is 1 hour 15 minutes away. A short drive from Indian Casinos (east) and Mexico (south). Well over 300 restaurants from downtown to the Gaslamp Quarter, and Hillcrest.

You can enjoy a Padres game at Petco Field or a Chargers game at Qualcomm Stadium. Both are minutes away.

Spend an afternoon seeing the sights and museums in historic Balboa Park, cheering on our Padres Baseball Team, all within minutes of the house. Go window shopping in La Jolla Village. Many famous beaches to choose from for surfing, sunbathing, tide pool walks, and fantastic dining with views.

The house is only 10 minutes from the San Diego airport. The train station and cruise line terminal, are all close by as well.

Relax and sip wine in the secluded garden.

Fully equipped kitchen has granite counters, stainless steel appliances -refrigerator, dishwasher, garbage disposal, oven, blender, microwave. Cooking utensils provided. Washer and dryer. Kitchen opens to the beautiful garden.

Hardwood floors all throughout the house.
Linen is provided.
Includes Internet cable, cable TV, utilities, full size washer/dryer.
There is also an upright piano.

Very easy access to freeways 5, 15, 8, 805 and 94 leading you North, to the Wild Animal Park and Legoland, South, to Mexico, West to the beaches, or East, to the mountains.

The security/damage deposit is $500. The house cleaning fee is $150, half the rent plus the cleaning fee and deposit are due to make reservations. The other half of the rent is due within 30 days of checking in.
Check-in time is at or after 1pm.
Check-out time is before or at 11am.


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Property Type

  • House
  • 1500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    not under 25...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Considered:

    Gentle pets are allowed if they don't scratch furniture or dig in the yard. $50.00 for one pet for the whole stay. ...moreless

  • Smoking Allowed:


  • Wheelchair Inaccessible:

    Although the house is at street level, there are 3 stairs to get inside and two to go in the backyard. Also, the door frames are too small for a wheelchair. ...moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 3: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Comfortable futon that sleeps 2 people....moreless

  • ...moreless

  • Queen size Beds (2), Futons (1) Comfortable futon sleeping two people. The bedroom with the futon gives in the backyard and has a door that opens directly into it....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Bathroom2: toilet, shower

    and corner sink...moreless

Other Amenities

  • New basketball hoop in front of house. One older one in the backyard.


  • Books
  • CD Player
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable:

    45' TV (in bedroom 3) and 50'TV in living-room...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    (2) - One is in bedroom 3...moreless


  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions


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

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Village

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Jet Skiing
  • Mountain Biking
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Central heating...moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    with flat screen TV...moreless

  • Parking:

    in driveway or in front of house...moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace


  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven


  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf:

    2 golf courses close-by: Balboa Park golf course Riverwalk golf course...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis:

    at about 5 miles from house, at Morley Field....moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    about 5 miles from house, at Morley Field...moreless



Write a review 5
from 21 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Seasonal ComiCon
Jul 7 - Jul 13, 2015
4 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Cleaning fee $150
  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Pet Fee $50
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Tax Rate 10.5%


There is $ 500.00 security/damage deposit - sent back one week after you leave the house, unless damage.

$ 50.00 extra if one pet

$ 150.00 cleaning fees

City tax of 10.50%

Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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Last updated: 02/19/2015
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5 Miles
Nearest Airport
San Diego International airport -about 15 min.
500 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
KensingtonCafé,Fish Public,Burger Lounge,The Haven
6 Miles
Nearest Beach
Coronado beach

Car: Necessary

Centrally located in the Kensington neighborhood of San Diego. Very close from 15, 8 and 805 freeways.

Close from our beautiful zoo, SeaWorld and fun downtown.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2002

Contact us

Speaks: english, french



  • House front

    House front

  • Living room

    Living room

  • 1st bedroom - left door goes towards little bathroom, then kitchen.

    1st bedroom - left door goes towards little bathroom, then kitchen.

  • 3rd room - futon-bed for two people

    3rd room - futon-bed for two people

  • Backyard looking towards the kitchen.

    Backyard looking towards the kitchen.

  • Backyard


  • Backyard


  • Backyard - right side

    Backyard - right side

  • Backyard


  • Kitchen - giving to backyard

    Kitchen - giving to backyard

  • Living room leading to dining room

    Living room leading to dining room

  • 1st bedroom - queen size bed

    1st bedroom - queen size bed

  • Queen size bed - second bedroom

    Queen size bed - second bedroom

  • backyard


  • backyard view from kitchen

    backyard view from kitchen

  • Backyard - left side

    Backyard - left side

  • Eating outside in the backyard

    Eating outside in the backyard

VRBO #148283

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Minimum stay: 3-4 nights
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Speaks: english, french
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