VRBO Bear Approved! See, Hear, Smell the Ocean. Pool and Hot Tub Too!
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- Minimum stay:7 nights
- Pets allowed:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
VRBO Bear stayed here: We found this property to be beary special Read review
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 has 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, 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.
Lush trees and foliage, water fall pool and jacuzzi.
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 $400. If interested please inquire. Heating fee must be paid for at time of booking.
NO SMOKING AND NO PETS.
BOOKING HINTS: JULY AND AUGUST ALWAYS SELLS OUT FIRST. IF YOU ARE CONSIDERING EITHER ONE OF THESE MONTHS BOOK WAY IN ADVANCE. HAPPY VACATIONING!
- 3 story
- 3000 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Optional
- 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9, Beds for 7-9
- Master Bedroom
- 1 king
- Mahogany Ceilings and Blackout shades - sleep well!
- Downstairs Bedroom 2
- 1 double, 1 twin/ single
- Downstairs Bedroom
- 1 queen, 1 baby crib
- Goose down comforters and pillows
- Media Room
- 1 sleep sofa /futon
- Couch converts into foldout bed
- King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1)
- 2.0 Bathrooms, 2 Half Bathrooms
- Master Bedroom
- tub, toilet, shower
- See the ocean from the Steam Shower or 2-person Tub
- Pool-access Bathroom
- toilet, shower
- Warm up after a swim outside
- Upstairs Guest Bathroom
- toilet, shower
- Rainforest granite walls for a unique showering experience
- Shared Downstairs Bath
- toilet, shower, tub
Kitchen & Dining
- Dishes & Utensils
- Coffee Maker
- Ice Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Washing Machine
- Clothes Dryer
- Linens Provided
- Parking Off Street
- Living Room seats 8
- Covered Parking
- Iron & Board
- Hair Dryer
- Towels Provided
- Wireless Internet
Pool & Spa
- Hot Tub
- Heated Pool
- Private Pool
- Deck / Patio
- Outdoor Grill
- Live Theater
- Water Skiing
- Basketball Court
- Mountain Biking
- Hot Air Ballooning
- Deepsea Fishing
- Pier Fishing
- Surf Fishing
- Rock Climbing
- Theme Parks
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Sight Seeing
- Jet Skiing
- Wildlife Viewing
- Whale Watching
ReviewsWrite a review
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
This house blew my family away!Guest comment entered by owner
This house blew my family away!
This house blew my family away! It has undergone a dramatic renovation recently and everything is modern and brand new. We loved eating dinner and watching the sun set over the ocean from the huge deck on the second floor. There is a high tech media room with a huge television, and a lovely, sun-filled office. The kitchen was the best rental house kitchen I’ve ever experienced. It was very well stocked with every appliance and tool you could imagine. We were able to walk to the beach and the little commercial strip of Bird Rock which had a Starbucks, CVS and a lot of cute boutiques and restaurants. I have to mention to pool too! The pool and Jacuzzi were fantastic - there’s even a little waterfall! Thanks for sharing this phenomenal property with us. I give it five stars!
- Guest Jen C.
- Date of stay 09/01/12
- Review Submitted 10/01/12
exclude the noise of the swimmingpool.......excellent and quiet............
- Guest thierry
- Date of stay 09/10/12
- Review Submitted 09/26/12
"Perfect space for 3 couples"Guest comment entered by owner
"Perfect space for 3 couples"
This rental had the perfect space for 3 couples to vacation together but still have their privacy with the 3 separate bedroom/ 4 bathroom set-up. The kitchen was filled with every appliance you would need, the house was stocked with lots of paper products, detergents, beach chairs, towels and anything else you would need. It was nice to have the option of the washer and dryer. The hot tub, pool and grill with all the chairs and tables made the outside another room to hang out together. The ability to walk to the beach, grocery store and restaurants was convenient. We only wish the california sunshine had come out more during our stay.
- Guest Heidi And Tony
- Date of stay 08/06/11
- Review Submitted 08/21/11
Guest comment entered by owner
Hi Tony, Many thanks for the vacation rental in La Jolla we had a great time, loved the San Diego lifestyle and the house was great. Many thanks, Tony
- Guest Tony
- Date of stay 08/18/10
- Review Submitted 09/18/10
This house was Perfect! The location was great... close to the beach and close to the quaint Bird Rock town. The layout was very spacious and comfortably fit 8 people. I highly recommend staying here and will definitely do so again during our next San Diego trip!
- Guest Anonymous
- Date of stay 10/14/09
- Review Submitted 10/14/09
Guest comment entered by owner
Period of Stay: Aug 22-Aug 30 2009 I Loved this house! It had ocean views (from 2nd floor), ocean smells and ocean sounds that were delightful. The kids loved having the pool too. The location was great and we walked into Birdrock for coffee or shopping and walked to the beach for boogie boarding and surfing. I would definitely recommend this as a fantastic beach house.
- Guest Amy S.
- Date of stay 08/30/09
- Review Submitted 08/30/09
Au-Co and Tony, we loved your house. The house and pool were beautiful. The kids swam pretty much every day and we all enjoyed the jacuzzi. We enjoyed being able to walk to Starbucks and the bake shop in the morning and being close to the beach and the sites. Thanks for sharing your lovely home with us!
- Guest Craig20
- Date of stay 08/26/09
- Review Submitted 08/26/09
Owner response: Hi Craig, Thanks for choosing our La Jolla home. We hope to have you guys back in the future. Thanks! Au-Co
Hi Au-Co Just a note to let you know that we loved this vacation property. The pool and outdoor area especially were enjoyed and worked well for entertaining our family. We would definitely love to come back again. Thank You!
- Guest Tammy Gimse
- Date of stay 08/06/09
- Review Submitted 08/06/09
Owner response: Thank you Tammy, we hope to have you guys back out.
Thank you for sharing your home with us. It was the perfect place for our San Diego vacation. The kids loved the pool and we adults enjoyed the hot tub. Things that stood out for us included the well stocked kitchen and library, beautiful views of the ocean from the balcony, and easy walks to shops and ocean. We hope to make it back again soon!
- Guest Betsy14
- Date of stay 08/03/09
- Review Submitted 08/03/09
Owner response: Hello Betsy, delighted to hear that your family enjoyed the house, we hope to have you back soon! :)
It was a pleasure meeting you Au-co. The house truly was a pleaseure to stay at. The hot tub was a great family meeting place at the end of a day. The balcony with the view, a book and glass of wine was so relaxing. The walks along the ocean in the morning was a slice of heaven. Would stay again if the opportunity presented itself.
- Guest Jerry17
- Date of stay 07/02/09
- Review Submitted 07/02/09
Owner response: Jerry Wonderful to meet your family. You all left the house in immaculate condition. You are dream vacation renters. Thank you for choosing our home. Cheers, Au-Co
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7 night min stay
Discounts: 8 nights or more $714 nightly
- Refundable Damage Deposit: $2500
- Taxes Not included
100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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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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La Jolla Coastal Contemporary Masterpiece - Remodelled in 2012 inside and Out
Gorgeous Downstairs Shared Bathroom
Luxury Master Bathroom with Steam Shower and Three Shower Heads
Rainforest Granite Upstairs Bathroom
Whitewater views across the street from the ocean. Enjoy perfect sunsets!
Upstairs Bar and Wine/Beer Refrigerator
Indoor and outdoor living
Surfers point, a 3 minute walk. Fabulous for checking the surf.
Master Bedroom with Mahogany Ceilings and Mood Lighting
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