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VRBO Bear Approved! See, Hear, Smell the Ocean. Pool, Hot Tub.

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Whitewater views across the street from the ocean. Enjoy perfect sunsets!


Last updated: 10/22/2014
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  • Minimum stay:5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

VRBO Bear stayed here: We found this property to be beary special Read review

Bird Rock house description

Completely Rebuilt Home in Contemporary Coastal/Thailand-inspired Style in August 2012.

Want to be where you can walk or bike to everything? This La Jolla house is ideally situated in the wonderful seaside neighborhood of Bird Rock. It's the type of beach vacation rental where you can hear, taste, smell, and see the pacific ocean.

This custom-built home has 4 levels. On the first floor is our gourmet kitchen, open dining and living room, 2 bedrooms, and 2 bathrooms. You can cook and entertain at the bar with the new kitchen and dining layout. The sliding doors leading to the backyard and pool area disappear seamlessly into the wall and create the indoor/outdoor feel you want. LED lights and rope lighting allows you to set the right mood in each room in the house. The Samsung Smart-TV in the living room allows you to wirelessly stream any content you want from your iPhone, iPad or laptop - and of course just watch HBO/Showtime/NetFlix or the hundreds of other channels provided.

On the second floor we have a media room with an audiophile quality stereo system. The 60' TV, dimmable LEDs, and blackout shades lets you create the movie theater feel right in your house. We've also added a massage chair that can relieve sore muscles. Just outside the room is one of three decks in the house,

On the third floor, we have the a wet bar with a beverage refrigerator, a guest bathroom, the master bedroom and master bathroom, and an amazing and expansive deck with great views of the ocean. You can watch surfers out in the water riding some of the best waves in San Diego. If it gets a little cold you can turn on the outdoor infrared heater. The Master bedroom has blackout shades for a very restful night's sleep. The Bathroom 3 shower heads, a steam shower, deep 2-person bathtub, and switchable glass that lets you see the ocean from either shower or tub.

On the fourth floor, we have an office with a wireless printer, disappearing sliding doors and an amazing view - you can watch surfers all day while enjoying your favorite cocktail. Or...get some work done if needed.

The house is fully furnished, includes all linens and a fully equipped kitchen. This house is ideal for single families or small group of mature and quiet guests. This house is not available for parties, gatherings, or events and is strictly prohibited.

You have access to two bikes, a beginners surfboard and boogie boards, beach chairs, beach towels, library of books to borrow, and a beach umbrella. All you have to do is bring your suit and sun screen and you are ready to go!

Walk to Pacific Beach, Mission Beach, or downtown La Jolla Birdrock, or use our bikes to get their faster. You can walk to excellent restaurants, grocery store, café's, the list goes on and on...

Our La Jolla rental is located in a fantastic family friendly neighborhood where there is a beach entrance. Many of the local surfers prefer surfing the waves accessible in our neighborhood.

Kid Friendly Beaches - I can make a few recommendations as to which beaches are stroller and kid friendly. We are close to them all.

Private Backyard:
Lush trees and foliage, water fall pool and jacuzzi.

Bed Configuration:
Master Bedroom - Mattress Bed, California King
Queen Bedroom - Queen Bed sleeps 2, has goose down feather bed, and goose down comforter.
Full Size + Twin Trundle - Sleeps up to 3
Queen Sofa Sleeper in living room - Sleeps 2
Queen Sofa Sleeper in media room - Sleeps 2

Max sleeping capacity is 9 persons.
Comfortably sleeps 7.

Approximate square footage is 3000.
Pool can be heated for a surcharge of $250-400 depending on length of stay. If interested please inquire. Heating fee must be paid for at time of booking.




Property Type

  • House
  • 3000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Optional


              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Not Allowed
              • Wheelchair Inaccessible

              Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9, Beds for 7-9

              • Master Bedroom: 1 king

                Mahogany Ceilings and Blackout shades - sleep well!...moreless

              • Downstairs Bedroom 2: 1 double, 1 twin/ single


              • Downstairs Bedroom: 1 queen, 1 baby crib

                Goose down comforters and pillows...moreless

              • Media Room: 1 sleep sofa /futon

                Couch converts into foldout bed...moreless

              • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1)

              Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms, 2 Half Bathrooms

              • Master Bedroom: toilet, tub, shower

                See the ocean from the Steam Shower or 2-person Tub...moreless

              • Pool-access Bathroom: toilet, shower

                Warm up after a swim outside...moreless

              • Upstairs Guest Bathroom: toilet, shower

                Rainforest granite walls for a unique showering experience...moreless

              • Shared Downstairs Bath: toilet, tub, shower



              • Books
              • DVD Player


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

              Leisure Activities

              • Beachcombing
              • Boating
              • Horseshoes
              • Shelling
              • Shopping
              • Shuffleboard
              • Sight Seeing
              • Whale Watching
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

                  • Ocean View:

                    Across the street from the Ocean...moreless

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Basketball Court
                  • Cycling
                  • Deepsea Fishing
                  • Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Hot Air Ballooning
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Paragliding
                  • Parasailing
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Racquetball
                  • Rock Climbing
                  • Sailing
                  • Snorkeling
                  • Snorkeling/Diving
                  • Surf Fishing
                  • Surfing
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Wind-Surfing


                  • Dining
                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 8 people


                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Covered Parking
                  • Garage
                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Heating
                  • Internet
                  • Iron & Board
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Living Room
                  • Parking
                  • Parking Off Street
                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine
                  • Wireless Internet


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


                  • Balcony
                  • Bicycles
                  • Deck / Patio
                  • Outdoor Grill

                  Payment Type

                  • Amex
                  • Discover
                  • Mastercard
                  • Visa

                  Pool / Spa

                  • Heated Pool
                  • Hot Tub
                  • Private Pool

                  House Cleaning

                      • Housekeeper Optional


                      Write a review 5
                      from 8 traveler reviews
                      The best part of my vacation! 07/30/2009

                      VRBO Bear stayed here:

                      Greetings from a very relaxed VRBO Bear! I just had a wonderful vacation in the charming seaside town of La Jolla in San Diego, California. The best part of my vacation was this amazing house with a pool. The private pool and private Jacuzzi were the highlight of my stay. You will have a hard time finding a vacation home so jam packed with comfort, style and relaxation.

                      The host of this lovely vacation property has thought of all the comforts of home, plus many added luxuries for your enjoyment. Each evening, I had a beautiful ocean view from the balcony, where I relaxed on the comfortable patio furniture. The wonderful master suite on the top floor offered sights and sounds of the ocean from the windows facing the coast. The feather beds, memory foam mattress and feather pillows guaranteed a good night’s sleep. The gourmet kitchen with stainless steel appliances, gas stove and granite counter top complimented the stylish modern décor.

                      The owner provided all the beach accessories one would want for the ideal beach vacation- boogie boards, bikes, beach chairs and a beach umbrella. Access to the scenic Bird Rock coastline of La Jolla was super convenient- just a few blocks away. After a day of sightseeing and hanging out at the beach, it was nice to return home for a full body massage in a leather recliner chair while sitting in front of the big flat screen TV. As a plus, Wi-Fi was provided, which no Bear can live without these days!

                      There is so much that I could see and do here in San Diego! I have to admit that although I love to travel and see new places, this is one vacation home I would return to over and over again.

                      The VRBO Bear

                      The VRBO Bear
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                      My Standard Rate
                      5 night min stay

                      Additional information about rental rates


                      • pool heating (optional) $300
                      • Refundable Damage Deposit $2,500
                      • cleaning fee $250
                      • Taxes Not included


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                      Last updated: 10/22/2014
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                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2003

                      About the owner: Hello and thanks for checking out our beach and ski properties. When not working and traveling, we are either at the beach or on the slopes. Please feel free to check out the photos and comments.

                      Why the Owner Chose Bird Rock:
                      2012 Custom built home with whitewater ocean views, walk to the beach, restaurants, groceries, and parks. Really the perfect location. Quiet neighborhood, family friendly, surf friendly. You can see the ocean from nearly every room in the house.

                      The Unique Benefits at this House:
                      Large and lush backyard with private pool and hot tub and spectator bar connected to the kitchen for entertaining and BBQs.

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                      Speaks: english

                      Guestbook comments from the owner

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                      • Whitewater views across the street from the ocean. Enjoy perfect sunsets!

                        Whitewater views across the street from the ocean. Enjoy perfect sunsets!

                      • Gorgeous Downstairs Shared Bathroom

                        Gorgeous Downstairs Shared Bathroom

                      • Luxury Master Bathroom with Steam Shower and Three Shower Heads

                        Luxury Master Bathroom with Steam Shower and Three Shower Heads

                      • Rainforest Granite Upstairs Bathroom

                        Rainforest Granite Upstairs Bathroom

                      • Master Bedroom with Mahogany Ceilings and Mood Lighting

                        Master Bedroom with Mahogany Ceilings and Mood Lighting

                      • Indoor and outdoor living

                        Indoor and outdoor living

                      • Surfers point, a 3 minute walk.  Fabulous for checking the surf.

                        Surfers point, a 3 minute walk. Fabulous for checking the surf.

                      • Upstairs Bar and Wine/Beer Refrigerator

                        Upstairs Bar and Wine/Beer Refrigerator

                      VRBO #180429

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                      This listing was first published here in 2008.

                      Date last modified - Wednesday, October 22, 2014

                      $665 per night (USD)

                      3 Bedroom / 4.5+ Bathroom
                      Sleeps 9

                      View calendar: Updated 10/22/14
                      Minimum stay: 5 nights
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                      Member since: 2006
                      Speaks: english
                      • Calendar last updated 10/22/2014
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