Feedback

VRBO is part of the HomeAway family, the world leader in vacation rentals with over 1 million listings. We offer the largest selection of properties for any travel occasion and every budget. We’re committed to helping families and friends find a perfect vacation rental to create unforgettable travel experiences together. Learn More

Very Cool Beach Condo! 1 Minute Walk to the Beach! Wifi-Parking-Bikes-Bbq!

You sent a message to this owner.

NEW leather sofa sleeper!! Model home perfect!!

Calendar

Last updated: 03/03/2015
Check availability
23 Available
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
  • Minimum stay:3-8 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Mission Beach condo description

A vacation at the beach!! Doesn’t that sound like fun? You're right! It is FUN!! Come to San Diego and enjoy our mild weather year 'round with NO BUGS!! I guess they couldn't make it this far west!

This modern condo is on the 3rd floor of a 5 floor building with secure reserved parking on the first 2 floors and an elevator from the garages to the upper floors. This condo is spotlessly clean and designer decorated with a huge patio and a gas BBQ. You can actually see the Sea World fireworks in the summer from the balcony!! Walk out of the building and it's a one minute walk to the Pacific Ocean and a beautiful beach. Not oceanfront and that's why it is affordable. The oceanfront condos are at least twice the price!! Remember, you're only 1 minute to the ocean and half the price!! Now that's value!!

Beach bikes, beach towels, beach umbrella, boogie boards - all included!!

Please note: This is a non-smoking building. There is no smoking inside the condo or on the balcony. San Diego has a non-smoking policy on the beaches, also.

LOCATION AT THE BEACH: Come to San Diego and enjoy “California’s Hidden Gem”. The only place in America with better weather is Hawaii!! San Diego’s average temperature is in the 60's - 80’s year round!!

Mission Beach is a unique California beach town. It’s a peninsula of high priced real estate surrounded by the Pacific Ocean on the west side and Mission Bay on the east. Two very different worlds. The Boardwalk and the Pacific Ocean beach is active, fun & busy. Body surf, board surf, boogie board, jump the waves, search for shells, build a sandcastle or just walk along the shore of the Pacific Ocean. Quiet & serene Mission Bay Park offers another world - sail, kayak, paddleboard, jet ski, swim, picnic & play tennis

Top 'o the Beach Condos - LOCATION! LOCATION! : The 21 condos in this section of 'Top o’ the Beach' are on the top three floors of a 5 story secure building (the first 2 levels are secure garage parking). This condo is a very cute one bedroom, one bath located on the ocean side of Redondo Court in North Mission Beach. Where’s Redondo Court? Redondo Court is right in the middle of North Mission Beach – about halfway between Belmont Park’s historic roller coaster and the famous Crystal Pier. A perfect location in Mission Beach. Because there is very little public parking in this area, the beaches are not very crowded, even in the summer. NICE! The Boardwalk and the Pacific Ocean are an easy 1 minute walk from the condo building.

This very cool beach condo is about 550 sq. feet and is exceptionally clean and designer decorated. It has new plantation shutters in the bedroom. The condo faces south so it’s bright and sunny with views of rooftops and surrounding buildings. It is not oceanfront and you cannot see the ocean from the balcony so that’s why the price is very affordable!! But don’t forget - you're only 50 steps to the ocean!

CHECK OUT THE EXTRAS – ALL INCLUDED!: We’ve tried to think of everything you would need to have a carefree, fun filled time at the beach. No kidding. Check out all that is included!! The kitchen is fully equipped with a full-size refrigerator, stove & oven, microwave, blender, toaster, coffeemaker, coffee grinder, plenty of dishes, glasses, silverware, utensils, pots and pans. There are also spices, kitchen towels, pot holders, paper towels, dish soap. Just bring your food and drinks!!

For your convenience, there is a coin operated washer and dryer in the secure garage.

Headed for the beach? Grab the beach towels, beach chairs, cooler, boogie board and beach umbrella - all included!! You even have 2 very cool beach cruiser bikes!!

Why VRBO

We offer vacation rentals for every budget

Choose from a wide variety of properties

No booking fees

Free to book with no hidden costs

We help you travel with confidence

Every listing is guaranteed against fraud

Experienced property owners or managers

Average five years in the business

Property Type

  • Condo
  • On floor 3
  • 550 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    21 years with a credit card in his/her own name and is the responsible party....moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    This is a wonderful location for kids! 1 minute walk to the beach!! The kids will LOVE jumping the waves and building sandcastles!! So will you!!...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    This entire building is non-smoking - even on the balconies!! There is no smoking on beaches in San Diego....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    ...moreless

  • The bedroom has a super comfy queen bed with good quality linens, pillows and comforter. New plantation shutters on the bedroom window provide light and privacy. Open the window and feel the COOL ocean breeze. No air conditioning needed here! The bedroom is a separate room from the living room with a door between the two rooms. Since the condo is so close to the ocean, it is designer decorated around a tropical fish and beachy theme. Very cute!! Check out the pictures!...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

  • The bathroom is super clean and has a tub and shower. Step inside and you'll find a wall-mounted shower dispenser with shampoo, conditioner, shower gel and lotion!! Now that's cool!! AND, there's a really good shower head!! A good shower is the best!! Right? There's plenty of fluffy towels and a hairdryer....moreless

Other Amenities

  • CHECK OUT ALL THAT IS INCLUDED!! We’ve tried to think of everything you would need to have a carefree, fun filled time at the beach. No kidding. The kitchen is fully equipped with a full-size refrigerator, stove & oven, microwave, blender, toaster, coffeemaker, coffee grinder, plenty of dishes, glasses, silverware, utensils, pots and pans. There are also spices, coffee, tea, kitchen towels, pot holders, place mats, paper towels, dish soap - even laundry soap for the coin operated washer and dryer in the secure garage. Just bring your food and drinks!! In the living room, there’s a NEW leather sofa sleeper and a dining table for four, CD player & radio plus a NEW HDTV 40” LCD. If you bring your laptop, you can log-on to secure WiFi! Bring your iPod and connect to the iPod dock. Watch our classic DVDs and just in case you get tired of all that sunshine at the beach, there are books and games. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Books For Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Check out the NEW LCD HDTV. Very cool! We also have an iPod dock so bring your iPod!!...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Bay/Sound
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Reefs
  • 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

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseshoes
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Beach:

    The Boardwalk and the Pacific Ocean is a 1 minute walk from the condo! 4 minute walk to Mission Bay!...moreless

  • Town:

    Mission Beach is very convenient to all the fun in San Diego!!...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access:

    Password secure WiFi...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Coin Op Washer/Dryer in the building...moreless

  • Covered Parking:

    Your own numbered, indoor garage parking spot....moreless

  • Elevator
  • Garage:

    1 numbered reserved parking spot in a gated garage. Please note: vehicles taller than 6' 2' will not fit in this garage...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    Password secure WiFi. There is an ethernet cord in case you prefer wired....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Quality linens and comforters that are cleaned regularly!...moreless

  • Living Room:

    NEW leather sofa sleeper!...moreless

  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking:

    1 numbered reserved parking spot in a gated garage. Please note: vehicles taller than 6' 2' will not fit in this garage...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    1 numbered reserved parking spot in a gated garage. Please note: vehicles taller than 6' 2' will not fit in this garage...moreless

  • Safe
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone:

    Nationwide free calls...moreless

  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Coin Op Washer/Dryer in the building...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    And, it's FAST and easy!...moreless

Kitchen

  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher:

    You don't really want to wash dishes on vacation, do you?...moreless

  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen:

    Fully equipped down to the spices!! Cook a Thanksgiving dinner or make a blender of margaritas!...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Private balcony with table and 4 chairs. You can actually see the Sea World fireworks from the balcony in the summer!...moreless

  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles:

    2 beach cruises are included!!...moreless

  • Boat:

    Rent a sailboat or kayak at Mission Bay Aquatic Center...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Watch the SeaWorld fireworks from the balcony on summer evenings!!...moreless

  • Golf:

    Over 100 golf courses in San Diego!...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Rent a kayak at Mission Bay Aquatic Center...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Gas BBQ on the balcony...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Small Cooler
  • Tennis:

    You can walk to the 2 tennis courts on Mission Bay...moreless

  • Walkway To Water

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Mission Beach has a public pool near the roller coaster available for a charge....moreless

  • Indoor Pool
 

Reviews

Write a review 4.8
from 24 traveler reviews
Loading...
 
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Winter, 2015
Jan 5 - Mar 27, 2015
3 night min stay
$145
$870 $2,800
Easter Holiday
Mar 28 - Apr 10, 2015
4 night min stay
$175
$1,050
Spring, 2015
Apr 11 - May 21, 2015
3 night min stay
$145
$870 $2,800
Memorial Day Holiday
May 22 - May 26, 2015
3 night min stay
$185
May, June 2015
May 27 - Jul 2, 2015
3 night min stay
$175
$1,050
4th of July Week
Jul 3 - Jul 10, 2015
8 night min stay

$1,600
Summer, 2015
Jul 11 - Aug 28, 2015
7 night min stay

$1,400

Changeover Day: Saturday

Last week of summer
Aug 29 - Sep 3, 2015
3 night min stay
$175
Labor Day Weekend
Sep 4 - Sep 7, 2015
3 night min stay
$185
Fall 2015
Sep 8 - Nov 22, 2015
3 night min stay
$145
$870 $2,800
Thaksgiving Holiday
Nov 23 - Nov 30, 2015
4 night min stay
$175
Winter 2015
Dec 1 - Dec 18, 2015
3 night min stay
$145
Christmas & New Years
Dec 19 - Jan 5, 2016
4 night min stay
$175
Winter 2016
Jan 6 - Mar 19, 2016
3 night min stay
$145
$879 $2,800
Easter Holiday
Mar 20 - Apr 2, 2016
4 night min stay
$175
$1,050 $2,800
Spring 2016
Apr 3 - May 19, 2016
3 night min stay
$145
$870 $2,800
Memorial Day Holiday
May 27 - Jun 1, 2016
3 night min stay
$185
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
  • Cleaning $70
  • Tax Rate 11%

Notes:

Holidays: Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years, Easter $175/night 4 night minimum

Every 7 night FREE in the Fall, Winter & Spring!! 11% city rental tax and $70 for fresh linens and departure cleaning are additional.

3 night minimum September - May.

Summer: Weekly, Saturday to Saturday. 11% city tax and $70 for fresh linens and departure cleaning are additional.

Rates are for up to 4


Cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


Please wait... Book with confidence

Paying through this free service protects your payment up to $10,000 against listing fraud. If you are not paying through HomeAway Payments always call the owner at the number listed on our website and never use instant money transfer services such as Western Union and MoneyGram.


Don't forget your vacation protection! Get protected now

Adding our Vacation Protection services can make sure your getaway goes smoothly, no matter what. We offer Cancellation Protection, Carefree Rental Guarantee, and Damage Protection so you can truly relax.

Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.
 

Calendar

Last updated: 03/03/2015
Check availability
23 Available
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
 

Location

Mission Beach
Nearest Barpub
12 restaurants and bars within 2 blocks!
10 Miles
Nearest Train
Santa Fe Train Station
4 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Highway 5 north and south

Car: Not Necessary

Mission Beach is a unique California beach town. It’s a peninsula of high priced real estate with the Pacific Ocean on the west and Mission Bay on the east. Two very different worlds. The Boardwalk and the beach is active, fun & busy. Body surf, board surf, boogie board, jump the waves, search for shells, build a sandcastle or just walk along the shore of the Pacific Ocean. Quiet & serene Mission Bay Park offers another world - sail, kayak, swim, picnic & play tennis. Ride bikes or skate on miles of ocean and bayfront sidewalks. Only a block apart but a world of difference. Your choice. Enjoy both!!

Mission Beach is central to all the fun spots in San Diego!! 15 minutes to the airport & Sea World, Seaport Village, the Downtown Gas Lamp, Seaport, Little Italy, Balboa Park, Old Town, Petco Park, the famous San Diego Zoo and posh La Jolla. 50 minutes to the Wild Animal Park and Legoland. Try your luck in the summer at the Del Mar Horse Racing Track – just 20 minutes north.

Other Activities: collect shells, long walks on the beach, watch for a 'green flash' at sunset

Golf: There are over 100 golf courses in San Diego County! World famous Torrey Pines is less than 15 minutes from Mission Beach and the green fees are very affordable!! Book early because it is very popular!

Ski: No downhill snow skiing here! The closest winter skiing is Big Bear! Check out my website! I have a vacation rental in Big Bear!!

In Mission Beach, you can water-ski, jet-ski, kayak, wind surf, kite surf, boogie board. And, of course, catch a wave at the Pacific Ocean!!

Other Things To Do - Mission Beach is central to all the fun spots in San Diego!! 12 minutes to the San Diego International Airport, five minutes to Sea World, 15 minutes to Seaport Village, the Downtown Gas Lamp, Little Italy, Balboa Park and the famous San Diego Zoo. It’s a 40 minute drive north to the Wild Animal Park and Legoland. Posh La Jolla, with all those expensive shops and restaurants, is just 10 minutes north. You might also enjoy the Scripps Aquarium while you’re in La Jolla. In the summer, try your luck at the Del Mar Horse Racing Track – just 20 minutes north - or indulge in a margarita in Old Town - just 10 minutes from Mission Beach.

Public Transportation - If you want to forget renting a car or just leave your car parked, there is good bus service on Mission Blvd. that can get you all over San Diego and also connects to the red trolley in Old Town. Take the red trolley to Petco Park - our baseball field downtown, or all the way to Tijuana, Mexico.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2004

About the owner: I grew up at the beach in San Diego - just a mile from this condo!! I graduated from Mission Bay High School and San Diego State University! I have lived in Mission Beach, as well as the horse country in East County, Solana Beach in North County and Old Town. I live on Coronado Island now. Do include a visit to Coronado when you come to San Diego! I have been in the travel industry for many years and have been fortunate to travel much of the world. I always love coming back to my home - San Diego. Very honestly, other than Hawaii, San Diego has the best weather in America. We can BBQ outside almost every day! You'll see bikers and joggers every day. I still enjoy watching the surfers and walking on the beach at sunset and, hopefully, am lucky to see a green flash! Yes, there really is a green flash!! The biggest mistake travelers make is not planning to spend enough days on their vacation. 3 nights is really only 2 days to see things! Spend a week in San Diego and I know you'll want to come back!! Lots to see and do. Don't forget to enjoy some days of doing nothing on our beautiful beaches!!

Why the Owner Chose Mission Beach:
Growing up near the beach, I always had so much fun in Mission Beach. It was my lucky day in 2004 when I saw this condo for sale! I had lots of fun furnishing and decorating with the help of my designer friend! I chose royal blue carpet to keep the ocean theme. Last year, I bought a new sofa sleeper for the living room. I am always trying to update!! I love the location of this condo. 1 minute walk to the Boardwalk and the Pacific Ocean. Turn right on the Boardwalk and walk to lots of restaurants and Crystal Pier. Turn left and walk to Belmont Park's famous rollercoaster and the Wavehouse! All fun and all an easy walk. This location is very central in Mission beach. Because there's not much public parking, the beach out front is never very crowded, even in the summer! Perfect central location plus it's QUIET!! Within 3 blocks are a dozen restaurants, bars and shops! Walk or ride the beach bikes (2 included) on miles of flat bayfront and oceanfront sidewalks. Very fun! Sit on the Boardwalk wall at sunset and watch the surfers and maybe you'll see a green flash! Yes, there really is such a thing as a green flash!

The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
Terrific Location! Walk, jog or ride bikes to restaurants, shops, bars and beautiful beaches! All included - beach bikes, beach towels, beach toys, boogie boards, long distance calls, secure WiFi, cable TV, fully equipped kitchen including the spices!! Numbered, reserved parking spot in a gated garage!! That's the biggest benefit!!


Contact us

Speaks: english

Links to more information:

 

Photos

  • NEW leather sofa sleeper!! Model home perfect!!

    NEW leather sofa sleeper!! Model home perfect!!

  • New LCD HDTV plus DVD and iPod dock!

    New LCD HDTV plus DVD and iPod dock!

  • Super comfy queen bed with quality linens

    Super comfy queen bed with quality linens

  • View from the balcony of beach house rooftops - watch fireworks from here in summer

    View from the balcony of beach house rooftops - watch fireworks from here in summer

  • A busier day at the beach!! I took this picture in November!!

    A busier day at the beach!! I took this picture in November!!

  • Jet skis are very fun!!

    Jet skis are very fun!!

  • Grab a bike and join the fun on the Boardwalk

    Grab a bike and join the fun on the Boardwalk

  • Surfing lessons available every day!  The kids will never forget it!!

    Surfing lessons available every day! The kids will never forget it!!

  • You can see this guy by the lifeguard station at the end of Grand Avenue in Pacific Beach.  10 minute walk from the condo.

    You can see this guy by the lifeguard station at the end of Grand Avenue in Pacific Beach. 10 minute walk from the condo.

  • Check out the pandas at our world famous zoo!!

    Check out the pandas at our world famous zoo!!

  • Balboa Park is San Diego's gem. Don't miss it!

    Balboa Park is San Diego's gem. Don't miss it!

  • Take a sail on the Big Bay!

    Take a sail on the Big Bay!

  • Check out the spotless kitchen including a dishwasher!!

    Check out the spotless kitchen including a dishwasher!!

  • Eat inside or outside.  On the patio is a table and 4 chairs and a gas BBQ

    Eat inside or outside. On the patio is a table and 4 chairs and a gas BBQ

  • Tub and shower

    Tub and shower

  • See the lower umbrella?  That's the condo balcony/patio.

    See the lower umbrella? That's the condo balcony/patio.

  • 4 minute walk to beautiful Mission Bay. Rent a sailboat, paddleboard, kayak and jetski!!

    4 minute walk to beautiful Mission Bay. Rent a sailboat, paddleboard, kayak and jetski!!

  • Walk or ride bikes to Belmont Park and take a ride on the historic roller coaster.  FUN!

    Walk or ride bikes to Belmont Park and take a ride on the historic roller coaster. FUN!

  • Volleyball anyone?

    Volleyball anyone?

  • Easy walk to the Wavehouse. Look like FUN? Try it!  It's a blast!

    Easy walk to the Wavehouse. Look like FUN? Try it! It's a blast!

  • 15 minute drive to see the USS Midway

    15 minute drive to see the USS Midway

  • Feed a girafe at the Wild Animal Park!!

    Feed a girafe at the Wild Animal Park!!

  • Street painting in Little Italy.

    Street painting in Little Italy.

  • Mission Beach is a very cool beach town!!

    Mission Beach is a very cool beach town!!

VRBO #38757

There have been  visitors to this page since the counter was last reset in .

This listing was first published here in 2004.

Date last modified - Wednesday, March 04, 2015

$145 - $229 per night (USD)
Minimum stay: 3-8 nights
Dates are unavailable
Enter dates to continue
Please stay a bit longer. A stay of nights or more is required for these dates.
This listing requires that rentals start on a .
Book It

Detailed Price

  • Sleeps
    4
  • Bedrooms
    1
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Property type
    Condo
  • Reviews
    24
Owner
Member since: 2003
Speaks: english
  • Calendar last updated: 03/03/2015
Email owner

+1 858-207-7242

Please wait... Book with confidence Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees Learn more
Add vacation protection services to your booking

Three services to protect your trip:

Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.

Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.

Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.


Get it now

Share this property via Email

Very Cool Beach Condo! 1 minute walk to the beach! WiFi-Parking-Bikes-BBQ!

Mission Beach #310686ha

1 BR  1 BA  Sleeps 4

You must be signed in to share this property by e-mail

Share this property via Email

    Please correct the following errors and resend:
  • Enter one or more valid email addresses separated by commas.
  • Oops! You have exceeded the limit of 10 email addresses.
  • Your message may not contain markup. Please remove the markup and try again.