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Comfy Craftsman Beach Cottage - Steps Away from Beach - 7th Night Free

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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Please see our video at the bottom of this page.

Lotus 1, our 1932 Craftsman Cottage, is our flagship beach home.

Lotus 1 is 150 SF larger than Lotus 2, our historic, pine-panelled 1922 Beach Cottage. That's like going from a luxury suite (Lotus 2) to a grand luxury suite (Lotus 1).

The bedroom at Lotus 1 is especially wonderful. There is a private, covered deck just off of the sleeping area. With handsome louvered doors, romantic lighting and details on the bedroom ceiling which are simply wonderful -- you will most definitely enjoy your time in Lotus 1, the Craftsman Cottage.

Many of our guests have said that being at Lotus 1 is like being in a wonderful home, right at the beach.

In Lotus 1, the Craftsman cottage, there are incredible details in every room. Dramatic ceilings with open beams in the living room, a wonderful 'Greene and Greene' detailed ceiling in the bedroom, unbelievable post and beam construction, private yards and decks -- and you're right at the beach!


Our guests love this cottage! : When you enter the cottage, you immediately notice the living room's handsome, exposed beam ceiling. The detail and the color of the wood just 'takes you home.' There is a terrific large flat-panel television, an incredibly comfortable sofa (which converts into a queen-size bed) and a few other comfortable chairs. Bring your favorite DVDs or watch your favorite sports event on the large TV screen.

There is a large, beautiful redwood bar which separates the living room from the food preparation area. A portion of the bar has been configured to provide you the perfect location to plug in and open your laptop and to get a few things done. (Notice that we didn't say 'get some work done while you're on vacation.')

The kitchen is appointed with most everything you'll need to put together a wonderful dinner for yourself, your family and/or your guests. There is a superb Fisher-Paykel convection oven/microwave, a terrific glass-surface cooking range and a wonderful refrigerator.

Architect Designed Master Carpenter Built: This very comfortable, 1932 craftsman cottage was lovingly restored in 2010. The active flow of indoor-outdoor spaces was designed to accommodate San Diego's extraordinary year-round weather.

In the front is a private gated yard elevated above the street and is situated under a wonderful, large pine tree. There is an awesome, large built-in bench, which can comfortably accommodate three people, wine, some magazines and/or some books. You can enjoy morning coffee or an afternoon cocktail or other libation in this wonderful, comfortable, shady spot.

At the center of the cottage is a multi-function room. The furniture includes a drop-leaf table and four comfortable teak chairs. The furniture can be arranged to serve as a more formal, overflow dining area or you could use the room as a study or for playing board games. The layout is perfect for privacy or entertaining.

Special Wonderful Features -- Especially for You: One of the wonderful surprises at the cottage is the french door in the bedroom which leads directly to the redwood deck in the rear courtyard.

This private redwood deck is sheltered with a handsome cantilevered roof. The deck is surrounded by a very nice palm tree and some beautiful nandina -- gorgeous plants which produce some lovely orange berries -- don't eat them -- but they are a very beautiful shae of orange.

This is the perfect place for a small gathering or a quiet afternoon sun bathing!

Just off the redwood deck is a patio area which hosts a handsome gas barbecue and a collection of Adirondack chairs. if you're looking for a nice spot to bask in the sun -- this is it!

The cottage is surrounded by decks on three sides, has a keyless entry system and there’s even a hidden stackable washer and dryer just off the back patio.

If you appreciate true craftsmanship, you will love this cottage. No matter where you are in this cozy abode, you will feel relaxed!

Why VRBO

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • TV Area: 1 queen

    Combo Sleeper Sofa...moreless

  • The bedroom hosts a comfortable queen size bed on a fixed platform and a louvered-door closet reminiscent of one you would find in early 20th Century lodges and cabins. A handsome dresser, hand crafted in beautiful birch wood is provided with ample space to accommodate your belongings and there is another closet for your hanging clothes. The pine ceiling in the bedroom has details from the Greene and Greene Brothers. There is an incredible three-part antique stained glass window above the bed -- which is designed in the Greene and Greene, arts and crafts style. One of the wonderful surprises at the cottage is the french door in the bedroom which leads directly to the redwood deck and the rear courtyard. This private redwood deck is sheltered with a handsome cantilevered roof. The deck is surrounded by a very nice palm tree and some beautiful nandina -- gorgeous plants which produce some lovely orange berries -- don't eat them -- but they are a very beautiful shade of orange....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

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  • The bathroom has a wonderful, restored salmon-colored tile shower with a beautiful pair of antique stained glass windows, beautiful flooring in the shower and a striking wood corner cabinet. We provide you shampoo, conditioner and body soap (and of course towels, washcloths, etc). Just outside of the bathroom is a special area to provide additional storage of luggage, clothing and beach towels for you and your party. If two couples choose to stay at the cottage, one can keep their luggage and gear in this special area, and the other couple can stay in the beautiful bedroom....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Lotus Cottage is relaxing and extremely private and a wonderfully convenient place to stay to navigate around San Diego....moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Bay/Sound
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Nude Beach
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Luaus
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Paragliding
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Spelunking
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • 2 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Peak Season
Jun 30 - Sep 4, 2015
3 night min stay
$230
$1,380

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $197 Nightly

Off Season
Sep 5 - Nov 19, 2015
3 night min stay
$170
$1,020

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $146 Nightly

Holiday Season
Nov 20 - Jan 2, 2016
3 night min stay
$180
$1,080

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $154 Nightly

Winter Season
Jan 3 - Apr 30, 2016
3 night min stay
$170
$1,020

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $146 Nightly

Pre-Peak Season
May 1 - Jun 29, 2016
3 night min stay
$180
$1,080

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $154 Nightly

Peak Season
Jun 30 - Sep 4, 2016
3 night min stay
$230
$1,380

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $197 Nightly

Off Season
Sep 5 - Nov 19, 2016
3 night min stay
$170
$1,020

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $146 Nightly

My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$160
$960

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $137 Nightly


Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Refundable Sec. Deposit $300
  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Tax Rate 11.05%

Notes:

$145.00 - $205.00 / nt. 7th night free

Longer duration stays available. Pls call or email for quote.

We have two cottages, two doors apart. If you or your family would like to rent the cottages together, it would be our pleasure to have you stay with us.

If your stay is shorter than three days there is an additional $65 cleaning charge -- otherwise no additional charges.

Onsite parking is p


Cancellation policy:

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Nearest Airport
San Diego International
0.25 Miles
Nearest Barpub
South Beach Bar & Grille
11 Miles
Nearest Ferry
San Diego Harbor
10 Miles
Nearest Train
Amtrak San Diego Station
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Interstate 8
0.25 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
3rd Corner Wine Bar + Bo Beau's Kitchen & Bar

Car: Recommended

Ocean Beach (OB) is one of the hippest yet relaxing communities in San Diego County. Famous for a strong neighborhood, Ocean Beach hosts it's own Fourth of July Fireworks, a Christmas/Holiday Parade AND every Wednesday afternoon/early evening, there is a terrific Farmer's Market on Newport Avenue.

The Farmer's Market, the OB Pier and Sunset Cliffs are short walks from Lotus Cottage.

Larger nearby attractions include: SeaWorld (2 mi), the San Diego Zoo (4 mi), Balboa Park (4 mi), Seaport Village (4 mi), USS Midway (4 mi), Coronado (6 mi),San Diego Wild Animal Park (25 mi), Lake Cuyamaca (60 mi) close to Los Angeles.

 

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  • Deck off of the Master Bedroom

    Deck off of the Master Bedroom

  • Dining seating available for 8

    Dining seating available for 8

  • Wonderful, 300 Thread-Count Sheets

    Wonderful, 300 Thread-Count Sheets

  • Relax with some wine

    Relax with some wine

  • Greene & Greene Design Influences in the bedroom

    Greene & Greene Design Influences in the bedroom

  • Comfortable Sofa (converts to queen-size bed) to enjoy the wide screen TV

    Comfortable Sofa (converts to queen-size bed) to enjoy the wide screen TV

  • Wonderfully comfortable bed under the stained glass windows

    Wonderfully comfortable bed under the stained glass windows

  • Handsome front porch with comfy reading area to enjoy all day long

    Handsome front porch with comfy reading area to enjoy all day long

  • Flexible multi-use area for dining and/or playing games with your family

    Flexible multi-use area for dining and/or playing games with your family

  • Wonderful living room with dutch door opening to the front courtyard patio

    Wonderful living room with dutch door opening to the front courtyard patio

  • Extra storage area for your vacation gear

    Extra storage area for your vacation gear

  • Beautiful craftsmanship in the bedroom

    Beautiful craftsmanship in the bedroom

  • Reflections in the Bedroom

    Reflections in the Bedroom

  • Fisher Paykell C/M Oven and Sleek Glass Cooktop

    Fisher Paykell C/M Oven and Sleek Glass Cooktop

  • A private deck right off of the bedroom

    A private deck right off of the bedroom

  • Relaxing, casual living area

    Relaxing, casual living area

  • Chairs in the Multi-Function Area

    Chairs in the Multi-Function Area

  • Terrific open space so you can enjoy everyone's company!

    Terrific open space so you can enjoy everyone's company!

  • Enjoy reading in the luxurious bedroom

    Enjoy reading in the luxurious bedroom

  • Wonderful deck in the back courtyard

    Wonderful deck in the back courtyard

  • Beautiful craftsman detailing in the bedroom

    Beautiful craftsman detailing in the bedroom

  • Awesome kitchen with state-of-the-art convection microwave oven

    Awesome kitchen with state-of-the-art convection microwave oven

  • Handsome detailing on the bedroom ceiling -- Arts and Crafts !

    Handsome detailing on the bedroom ceiling -- Arts and Crafts !

  • Wonderful detailing in the shower

    Wonderful detailing in the shower

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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