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Sea breezes, blue skies and cozy accommodations will greet you as you check into this 4 bedroom, 2 bath island home, fully equipped for your weeklong or extended stay. First level has a comfortable light and bright living room with satellite TV, dining area and sliding doors that lead to either front or back outdoor space. Step on to the front deck where you can sit and sip your morning coffee or afternoon beverage as you watch your fellow islanders stroll by. Through the rear doors you will find a private dining patio with barbecue and seating for the whole group. The kitchen is fully equipped with everything you need to cook at home, including a pass through window counter out to the patio table. Downstairs there is also one bedroom with two twin beds, another bedroom with a double futon perfect for the youngsters, and a full bath. Upstairs are two additional bedrooms each with 2 twin beds. A full bath is shared in the hallway, and a balcony patio is adjacent to the back bedroom. Parking is available for one car in the attached garage (small or midsize car), and additional parking can be found on the street in front. In addition to the family room, TVs are found in the upstairs and downstairs bedrooms. This home is ideal for families or friends looking for a place to getaway and gather. Downtown Balboa Island is a short stroll away with its quaint restaurants and lovely shopping boutiques, not to mention Balboa Bars - yum! The bay beaches are also a quick walk down the street, and the Balboa Pier and ocean waves are just a ferry ride away. There is nothing better than a leisurely walk around the island with views and vistas of the Balboa Pavilion, sparkling waters and boats of all description. Come enjoy our island home and all it has to offer!
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay
Additional information about rental rates
Refundable Damage Deposit$400
WINTER HOLIDAY RATE of $380/night $2200/week applies to Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years, Presidents Weekend, Easter. Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.
SUMMER HOLIDAY RATE of $3500/week applies to 4th of July
Personal check, credit card, paypal accepted. 50% due to reserve if more than 60 days from check in - balance due 60 days before arrival. If reservation made less than 60 days early, payment in full required.
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Located in the center of wonderful Balboa Island, a short walk to the bay front or to quaint Marine Avenue for shopping or dining. Very near the Balboa Ferry which carries you to the Fun Zone, or ocean beaches and scenic Balboa Pier.
Year Purchased: 1952
About the owner: This home has been in our family since 1952. It was purchased by my grandparents and has been the site of many family vacations and occasions over the years. We are happy to share its many outstanding qualities with you!
Why the Owner Chose Balboa Island: You will love the indoor/outdoor feel of this home. Each room has large windows to let in light and the marvelous sea breeze. It is comfortable and casual - just right for a seaside getaway!!
The Unique Benefits at this House: Balboa Island Charmer has the architectural features of a '50's beach cottage, but up-to-date comforts and conveniences. The many spaces provide comfort and privacy for families or groups of friends vacationing together. Perfect for girls getaways, family vacations, or groups of friends looking for a recreational retreat!