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Balboa Island Near Downtown and Beach- Great 4 Family Reunion

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Last updated: 04/24/2015
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Enjoy our bright, clean and sunny beach house with all the amenities you’ll need for a week or two of summer fun at the beach. Or enjoy a month or a week in the off season. It is located in the heart of Balboa Island, one block from the bay beaches and promenade and only half a block from the historic main street where you will find two blocks of quaint shops, cafes and other amenities including a post office, a small grocery store, and even a Starbucks.

This rental is the downstairs unit of a duplex which has a patio for relaxing and people watching. Upstairs is a 4 bedroom rental unit. Many families rent both units which together can accommodate 14 people with 7 bedrooms (including 2 master suites), 5 bathrooms, 2 kitchens, 2 barbeques, 2 living rooms and an upstairs deck. Both units rent on a weekly basis, from Saturday to Saturday throughout the summer. The 3 bedroom is available on a short term basis year round, either by the week or month.


This downstairs unit has a queen bed master suite with adjoining bathroom with large shower. The second bedroom has a set of twin bed and shares a full tub/shower bathroom with the third bedroom which has a single trundle bed, with a single second bed that rolls out if needed. All the bedrooms and the living room feature furniture by Drexel and Ethan Allen.

Most of our tenants are repeats, coming back year after year for their family vacations. They enjoy our pride of ownership in our well maintained, nicely furnished and spotless beach house. Among our rental agents, it is considered the cleanest house on the island.

This beach house is uniquely situated on a southern corner lot with plenty of sunny windows and ocean breezes. Part of the charm of Balboa Island is the layout of the lots but many of the houses are sandwiched together blocking good light and breezes. If you want to escape the heat of your hometown, our house is your best choice for comfort.

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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Not Allowed:

    Absolutely no pets allowed. ...moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 3: outdoor shower

    Outdoor shower to rinse off sand; opens to full bathroom...moreless

  • Full 1: toilet, shower

    New granite countertop, new sink; large tiled shower; ...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    New granite countertop; new sink; ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Patio roses and other flowers, Drexel and Ethan Allen furniture. Unit seats 8 for dining; adjacent unit seats 10 for dining. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Theme

  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Bay/Sound
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Theme Parks

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Downtown
  • Near The Ocean
  • Resort
  • Village
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Paragliding
  • Pier Fishing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 18 people

General

  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Fireplace
  • Free Long Distance
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Catering Available:

    Cafes and restaurants are one block away and many will deliver. Almost all have take-out....moreless

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Walkway To Water
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring Fall Winter
Apr 1 - Jun 13, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,200 $3,000
Summer
Jun 27 - Aug 29, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,500

Changeover Day: Saturday

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

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Estimated Cleaning $125
  • Optional Linen Rental $110
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $1,000
  • Tax Rate 10%

Notes:

2500/wk

US Dollars

June 27 - August 29 weekly rate is $2,500

+ 10% occupacy tax required at booking

+ $1,000 security deposit

+ Cleaning Fee approximately $120 (varies)

+ Linen Rental (Optional) $78-$111 for sheets and towels or bring your own

Dates Available: June 27-August 29 weekly (Saturday to Saturday)

4 bedroom upstairs $2700 per week plus other fees

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Location

Car: Not Necessary

Balboa Island is located between Huntington Beach and Laguna Beach in the Newport Harbor. It is connected by a short bridge to the mainland near Pacific Coast Highway and has ferry service to the Balboa/Newport Peninsula and the ocean.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1930

About the owner: My sister and I grew up in La Habra Heights where our favorite pass time was going to the beach. Now I live in the mountains near Lake Tahoe and my sister lives in Redlands. We enjoy getting together every year for a few weeks at our family beach house on Balboa Island.

Why the Owner Chose Balboa Island:
My grandmother bought this property around 1930 from her sister who lived a couple blocks away on Apolena. When I was in high school, my parents built the existing duplex and my mother lived there for many years. Now my sister and I are lucky owners and dream of our retirement on the Island someday.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Downstairs unit with patio

    Downstairs unit with patio

  • Beautiful walks around the Island

    Beautiful walks around the Island

  • Full Size  Propane BBQ on Patio

    Full Size Propane BBQ on Patio

  • Master Bedroom Queen Bed

    Master Bedroom Queen Bed

  • One block to the famous Frozen Banana and Balboa Bar

    One block to the famous Frozen Banana and Balboa Bar

  • Sand Castle Time

    Sand Castle Time

  • Bay Beaches just a block away

    Bay Beaches just a block away

  • Historic Ferry to Ocean, Peninsula, Pier, Fun Zone

    Historic Ferry to Ocean, Peninsula, Pier, Fun Zone

  • Fun in the nearby ocean accessible by ferry

    Fun in the nearby ocean accessible by ferry

  • Sunny south exposure on corner lot

    Sunny south exposure on corner lot

  • Relax on the patio

    Relax on the patio

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Open floor plan

    Open floor plan

  • Bedroom with Trundle Bed

    Bedroom with Trundle Bed

  • Bedroom with twin beds

    Bedroom with twin beds

  • Beachtime at the Bay

    Beachtime at the Bay

  • Fill this scene with your friends and family

    Fill this scene with your friends and family

  • Fun in the Bay

    Fun in the Bay

  • A few blocks to the public dock

    A few blocks to the public dock

  • Walk, bike or drive to the ferry to the ocean side

    Walk, bike or drive to the ferry to the ocean side

  • Fishing off the pier at the oceam

    Fishing off the pier at the oceam

  • Enjoy the patio garden

    Enjoy the patio garden

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Minimum stay: 7 nights
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 12 hours
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  • Calendar last updated 04/24/2015
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