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Dog-Friendly Balboa Island Cottage - Winter Lease/Summer Weekly Rental - 2BR/2BA

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Cottage exterior. The front porch is a great place to enjoy a sunny breakfast.

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Last updated: 07/22/2014
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  • Minimum stay:7-90 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Balboa Island house description

Charming one-story fully-furnished Balboa Island beach cottage with a bright airy feel, high beam ceilings, plantation shutters and hardwood floors throughout, skylights, A/C, gas fireplace and an upgraded kitchen with granite counter tops and newer appliances. Two bedrooms (1 queen, 2 twins) and two bathrooms, ideal for a family with two to three kids or two couples. Large front brick patio with outdoor tables and bistro set surrounded by roses and flowerbeds. French doors open off the dining area to a smaller outside seating area with a gas BBQ that is perfect for small casual dinners. Washer/dryer and GARAGE PARKING.

Washer/Dryer, cable TV, DVD, as well as wireless Internet service, expanded cable service and local phone service. All linens and towels are provided, the kitchen is fully stocked and there is an automatic sprinkler system with a gardener.

One street from the quaint downtown village, there is easy access to boutique shopping, coffee shops, bakeries and restaurants. Easy on/off the island. Small, sandy beaches and a boardwalk perfect for strolling and people watching – all just steps from the front door. And it’s just a short walk and a 5-minute ferry ride to the famous Balboa Fun Zone, complete with Ferris wheel, arcades, boat rentals and guided boat tours of the beautiful homes on Newport Harbor, or you can catch the Catalina Flyer to Catalina Island.

Balboa Island is just off the coast of Newport Beach and is a short drive away from many Southern California attractions, including Disneyland, Knott's Berry Farm, Universal Studios, Hollywood, San Diego Zoo, and much, much more. Only 15 minutes away from Santa Ana/Orange County airport, and 50 minutes south of Los Angeles International Airport.

Come and enjoy the relaxed island lifestyle, a safe haven conveniently located in the middle of coastal Orange County.



Keywords: Updated Beach Cottage, house, home

Property Type

  • 1 story
  • House

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Pets Considered:

            Extra $500 Pet Deposit if dog or dogs allowed due to hardwood floors throughout house and light colored leather couch....moreless

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            At least one adult must be 21 years of age....moreless

          • Non Smoking Only
          • Children Welcome

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Kitchen:

            Newer appliances -- includes dishwasher...moreless

          • Catering Available:

            At several nearby restaurants...moreless

          • Dining Area Seats:

            6...moreless

          • Dining
          • Stove
          • Oven
          • Dishes & Utensils
          • Pantry Items
          • Coffee Maker
          • Toaster
          • Refrigerator
          • Microwave
          • Cooking Utensils
          • Ice Maker
          • Dishwasher
          • Seating for 6 people

          Amenities

          • Linens Provided:

            Towels and sheets provided. Washing is included in the cleaning fee....moreless

          • Parking:

            One car parking space in the garage ...moreless

          • Air Conditioning
          • Gas Fireplace
          • Clothes Dryer
          • Washing Machine
          • Heating
          • Towels Provided
          • Garage
          • Living Room
          • Iron & Board

          Entertainment

          • Television:

            Large flat screen HD TV in Living room, 2 additional TVs in bedrooms...moreless

          • Satellite / Cable:

            Large flat screen HD TV with DVR...moreless

          • Games:

            Family favorite board games...moreless

          • VCR
          • CD Player

          Communications

          Outdoor Features

          • Deck / Patio:

            Front brick patio with two teak tables and chairs and garden bistro. Private patio with garden, gazebo, gas BBQ, table and chairs. ...moreless

          • Water Sports Gear:

            Stand-Up-Paddleboard rental shop two doors down in the alley behind the house...moreless

          • Gazebo:

            Outdoor dining table and chairs in front and in private patio...moreless

          • Bicycles:

            Cruiser bikes available...moreless

          Theme

          • Away From It All
          • Family
          • Historic
          • Romantic
          • Sports & Activities
          • Tourist Attractions

          Location & View

              • Water View:

                From front patio, there is a slight view of sails going by in the harbor but not the water or beach....moreless

              Activities

              • Cinemas
              • Laundromat
              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services
              • Fishing
              • Kayaking
              • Hiking
              • Cycling
              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Golf
              • Water Skiing
              • Mountain Biking
              • Swimming
              • Hospital
              • Sailing
              • Basketball Court
              • Tennis
              • Wind-Surfing
              • Racquetball
              • Parasailing
              • Pier Fishing
              • Roller Blading
              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
              • Snorkeling
              • Sound/Bay Fishing
              • Surf Fishing
              • Golf Privileges Optional
              • Surfing
              • Paragliding
              • Groceries
              • Fitness Center
              • Restaurants
              • Theme Parks
              • Arboretum
              • Botanical Garden
              • Churches
              • Library
              • Marina
              • Playground
              • Recreation Center
              • Winery Tours
              • Live Theater
              • Museums
              • ATM/Bank
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Bird Watching
              • Eco Tourism
              • Paddle Boating
              • Scenic Drives
              • Walking
              • Whale Watching
              • Wildlife Viewing
              • Shelling
              • Boating
              • Sight Seeing
              • Shopping
              • Antiquing
              • Beachcombing
              • Jet Skiing
               

              Reviews

              Write a review 4.8
              from 9 traveler reviews
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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              WINTER LEASE-UTIL inc.FLEXdate
              Sep 15 - Jun 10, 2015
              90 night min stay

              $3,300
              My Standard Rate
              7 night min stay

              $2,200
              * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees:

              • Pet Fee $500
              • Tax Rate 10%

              Notes:

              Cancellation and other terms per contract.


              Cancellation policy:

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


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              Calendar

              Last updated: 07/22/2014
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              23 Available
              21 Unavailable
              22 Today
              23 Selected dates
               

              Location

              5 Miles
              Nearest Airport
              John Wayne Airport, SNA
              12 Miles
              Nearest Train
              Santa Ana train station
              0.1 Miles
              Nearest Beach
              Balboa Island public beaches down the street
              4 Miles
              Nearest Golf
              Newport Beach, Pelican Hill Resort
              0.1 Miles
              Nearest Restaurant
              Many restaurants within 1-2 minute walk

              Car: Not Necessary

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2004

              About the owner: I moved to Balboa Island 20 years ago and fell in love with the warm, friendly lifestyle.

              Why the Owner Chose Balboa Island:
              I loved everything about it -- the location, the bright, open feeling, the kitchen upgrades, the hardwood floors, layout of the house and TWO patios. It just feels like a happy place

              The Unique Benefits at this House:
              Drive over the bridge onto Balboa Island and you will sense an 'ahh' feeling of leaving the stresses and noises of the outside world far behind. I'm not kidding. I've lived on the island for 20-plus years and I still feel it every time I drop into the village. And a stay at my beach cottage will remind you of simpler times -- bike riding, walks along the beach, frozen bananas, friends over for BBQs -- life's simple pleasures in a bright and airy setting that turns cozy by night around the warm fireplace.


              Contact us

              Speaks: english

               

              Photos

              • Cottage exterior. The front porch is a great place to enjoy a sunny breakfast.

                Cottage exterior. The front porch is a great place to enjoy a sunny breakfast.

              • Living room with gas fireplace

                Living room with gas fireplace

              • Bedroom with twin beds and designer linens

                Bedroom with twin beds and designer linens

              • Front patio seating in a peaceful setting

                Front patio seating in a peaceful setting

              • Living room looking to dining area and second patio

                Living room looking to dining area and second patio

              • Master bedroom

                Master bedroom

              • Kitchen with granite counter tops and newer appliances

                Kitchen with granite counter tops and newer appliances

              • Private patio with gas BBQ off the kitchen/dining area

                Private patio with gas BBQ off the kitchen/dining area

              VRBO #261418

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              This listing was first published here in 2009.

              Date last modified - Wednesday, July 02, 2014

              $770 - $2,200 per week (USD)
              9

              2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
              Sleeps 6

              View calendar: Updated 07/22/14
              Minimum stay: 7-90 nights
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