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Big House-Great for the Family -Near Zoo, Parks, Beaches, Sea World, Downtown

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8 Bedroom House on a quiet street in a great neighborhood of San Diego.

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Last updated: 05/14/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Have your family get together or work business retreat at our house. Our big house is located on top of a hill in the Mission Hills neighborhood of San Diego. We are a few blocks away from the Old Town State Park and Presidio State Park. We are less than 10 minutes by car to the downtown San Diego Gaslamp area, the USS Midway, Petco Park where the San Diego Padres baseball team plays, Balboa Park, Sea World, Qualcomm Stadium where the Chargers play, Mission Beach, Ocean Beach and Coronado Beach. We are about 15 minutes from Tijuana, Mexico. The San Diego trolley in Old Town State Park is within walking distance of our home.

Our house is over 3,600 square feet with a large backyard with a patio, lawn and children's playgound area with swings and sandbox.
We love to rent to families visiting the San Diego area who want to take advantage of our house's location to many of the major tourist attractions in San Diego with the convenience of getting together with their family at a house and not at a hotel. Our house and backyard are one of the biggest in the neighborhood however we do not allow large events such as weddings or receptions at the house. It is not fair to our nice neighbors.

We like to limit the maximum occupancy of our house to no more than 10 adults at one time and no more than 8 children at one time. If you have more than 14 adults and children combined, we may allow it but we do have an extra guest fee. Please call us if you would like to discuss our max occupancy limit.

The lay out of the house is as follows:
- Our living room area has twelve foot high arched ceilings with a fireplace, flat screen TV above it, leather sofa sectional.
- The dining room has a table that is big enough to seat 14.
- The kitchen has all major appliances including a dishwasher, Jenn Air wall oven, Jenn Air wall microwave, Jenn Air stove top with over 60 sq feet of corian countertop. Coffeemaker, toaster oven, toaster and blender provided.
- The master bedroom downstairs has a king size bed with its own bathroom, with a shower stall and small bath tub. There is a TV in this room.
- The second bedroom downstairs has a king size bed.
- The downstairs bedroom off of the living room has a bunk bed with a full mattress on the bottom and a twin mattress on the top. This room also has a desk area with two ethernet connections for your computer. There is wireless throughout the house also.
- These 2 bedrooms share a hallway bathroom that has a shower and a one person Jacuzzi tub. The downstairs has hardwood floors throughout.
- You will take our carpeted stairs up to the second floor where we have 5 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. The second floor of the house is fully carpeted. There is a washer and dryer in the upstairs hallway.
- The master bedroom upstairs has a king size bed with its own bathroom, shower stall and 2 person Jacuzzi Spa Tub. It also has its own balcony and a 42 inch flat screen TV.
- The second bedroom upstairs has a queen bed and a TV. This bedroom shares a full bathroom with the 3rd bedroom that has a full size bed and a sliding glass door that leads to a balcony with slight views of the ocean.
- The 4th bedroom has a queen bed and you step down 4 steps to the 5th bedroom which has a king bed with a high vaulted ceiling. There is a 27 inch TV in this room. These two rooms share a full bathroom.

Besides the playground and swing set in our backyard for the kids we have bikes, scooters and soccer balls, footballs and baseballs for them to play with. The backyard is fully fenced. We also have beach chairs, umbrellas and coolers at the house that you can use if you are planning to go to the beach which is a few miles away.

Keywords: 8 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms family house located in a quiet San Diego neighborhood near the San Diego Zoo, Sea World, beaches, USS Midway, Petco Park, Qualcomm Stadium and Gaslamp District in downtown San Diego. Close to La Jolla and Coronado. Legoland is 30 minutes up the road.

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Property Type

  • 2 story
  • House
  • 3600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Children Welcome:

    Swing set in the backyard with a sand box. Bicycles, scooters, athletic equipment for children of all ages....moreless

  • Pets Considered
  • Smoking Allowed:

    Smoking is only allowed on our outdoor patio area....moreless

Bedrooms: 8 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14, Beds for 14

Bathrooms: 5 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, jetted tub

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  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

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  • Bathroom 3: toilet, tub, shower, jetted tub

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  • Bathroom 4: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • Bathroom 5: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • 2 Full Bathrooms downstairs. One bathroom has a jet tub. 3 Full Bathrooms upstairs. One bathroom has a two person jancuzzi tub....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Toys
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Budget
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Ocean View:

    Slight ocean view from one of the second floor bedrooms...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Central Air throughout the house...moreless

  • Broadband Access:

    We have 2 ethernet connections with a desk in one of the rooms...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Fireplace
  • Free Long Distance
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet:

    Wireless throughout the house...moreless

  • Wood Fireplace

Kitchen

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

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Jetted Tub

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring 2015
Jan 5 - Jun 12, 2015
3 night min stay
$449
Summer 2015
Jun 13 - Sep 8, 2015
3 night min stay
$599
Fall 2015
Sep 9 - Nov 22, 2015
3 night min stay
$499
Thanksgiving
Nov 23 - Dec 2, 2015
7 night min stay
$599
Late Fall 2015
Dec 3 - Dec 18, 2015
3 night min stay
$399
Holiday 2015
Dec 19 - Jan 5, 2016
6 night min stay
$649

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • One time maid cleaning fee $295 + tax
  • Pet Fee $15 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • Tax Rate 11.05%

Notes:

We typically ask for about 25% down to reserve our place. We like no more than 10 adults or 6 children in the house. We do allow for more than 14 people in the house at one time, however, there is an extra cost of $25 per person per night over the total occupancy of 14 adult and/or children. Pets are negotiable. Standard rate is $15 a night per pet. Each stay has a $300 refundable security deposit.


Cancellation policy:

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


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Last updated: 05/14/2015
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Location

4 Miles
Nearest Airport
Lindbergh Field
0.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Old Town
5 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Ferry ride to Coronado
2 Miles
Nearest Golf
River Run Golf Course
1 Miles
Nearest Train
Old Town
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Freeway 5 and Freeway 8
0.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Old Town area
5 Miles
Nearest Beach
Ocean Beach and Mission Beach

Car: Recommended

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2000

About the owner: We are a family of 6 that lived in this house for close to 10 years. We loved the house and the neighborhood, however, we had to move to another house in the San Diego area to take advantage of that area's special needs school for our youngest daughter.

Why the Owner Chose Mission Hills:
The property is situated in one of the oldest neighborhoods in San Diego. We originally moved to this house because we enjoyed the convenience of the neighborhood being close to the downtown area. Balboa Park and the beaches. We loved the feel of the neighborhood and the unique Spanish, Craftsman and Contempory architecture.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
We have kept the original hardware floors and kept the high arched living room ceiling. Being on top of a hill we continually feel the warm ocean beeezes so we do not need to use our central air conditioning very often. Our backyard area is bigger than most in this neighborhood so we landscaped it so there would be plenty of room for our kids to play and enjoy.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • 8 Bedroom House on a quiet street in a great   neighborhood of San Diego.

    8 Bedroom House on a quiet street in a great neighborhood of San Diego.

  • The living room has leather sofa sleeper with queen bed, a leather loveseat, an ottoman and a leather chair.  Great for family conversations.

    The living room has leather sofa sleeper with queen bed, a leather loveseat, an ottoman and a leather chair. Great for family conversations.

  • Dining Room is bright and airy.

    Dining Room is bright and airy.

  • Kitchen has all major appliances with pots, pans. plates and utensils.

    Kitchen has all major appliances with pots, pans. plates and utensils.

  • Downstairs back Bedroom with King Bed - Has its own bathroom and a TV in this room.

    Downstairs back Bedroom with King Bed - Has its own bathroom and a TV in this room.

  • First floor bedroom has a king bed.

    First floor bedroom has a king bed.

  • Room has a bunk bed with full on bottom and twin on top. Also an office room.

    Room has a bunk bed with full on bottom and twin on top. Also an office room.

  • Upstairs Master Bedroom with King Bed and 42 inch flat screen TV

    Upstairs Master Bedroom with King Bed and 42 inch flat screen TV

  • This 2nd floor bedroom has a queen bed.  This room has its own TV.

    This 2nd floor bedroom has a queen bed. This room has its own TV.

  • Second floor bedroom with king bed.  There is a TV in this room.

    Second floor bedroom with king bed. There is a TV in this room.

  • Second floor bedroom with queen bed.

    Second floor bedroom with queen bed.

  • The backyard patio furniture has a sofa, tables, chairs and a charcoal barbeque.

    The backyard patio furniture has a sofa, tables, chairs and a charcoal barbeque.

  • A backyard playground for the kids and plenty of lawn for family fun.

    A backyard playground for the kids and plenty of lawn for family fun.

  • Living room has a fireplace and 42 inch flat screen TV above it.

    Living room has a fireplace and 42 inch flat screen TV above it.

  • Our dining room table can expand to easily seat up to 14 people.

    Our dining room table can expand to easily seat up to 14 people.

  • Another picture of kitchen.

    Another picture of kitchen.

  • 1st floor Master Bath w/newly remodeled shower.  Easy in & out with ADA  grips.

    1st floor Master Bath w/newly remodeled shower. Easy in & out with ADA grips.

  • First floor hallway bathroom with shower and jetted tub.

    First floor hallway bathroom with shower and jetted tub.

  • 2nd floor master bedroom has a king size bed, a flat screen TV and French doors.

    2nd floor master bedroom has a king size bed, a flat screen TV and French doors.

  • Master Bath has dual sink vanity, two person jacuzzi tub & glass shower stall.

    Master Bath has dual sink vanity, two person jacuzzi tub & glass shower stall.

  • Second floor bedroom with queen bed.  It also has a TV in the room.

    Second floor bedroom with queen bed. It also has a TV in the room.

  • One of the 3 upstairs Bathrooms.

    One of the 3 upstairs Bathrooms.

  • Cobblestone driveway on side of the house for 4 cars.  Can park 2 cars on street

    Cobblestone driveway on side of the house for 4 cars. Can park 2 cars on street

  • The backyard patio table.

    The backyard patio table.

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2002
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 05/14/2015
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