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Summer Sale-Monarch Beach Seaside Retreat-Casual Elegance Steps 2pool

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Last updated: 09/26/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Monarch Beach condo description

This exclusive beautiful guard-gated community is a tranquil retreat that will allow your family respite and fresh ocean breezes after touring Orange County-(Disneyland/Knott's Berry Farm/Fashion Island in Newport Beach & Laguna Beach), Los Angeles (Universal Studios/Hollywood), and San Diego (San Diego Zoo, SD Wild Animal Park, Legoland, Balboa Park, SD Children's Museum). as Dana Point is half way between Los Angeles and San Diego. The five-star St. Regis Hotel & Spa in the beautiful upscale Monarch Beach area is located adjacent to our condo (can walk there in 10-15', see under amenities/additional info), as well as the World Famous Ritz Carlton Resort & Spa (tea time, shopping, tennis and dining)! Monarch beach is situated just between Los Angeles and San Diego on Pacific Coast Highway. You can walk to Monarch Beach on an tranquil pathway along the golf course until you reach a secluded beach. Who wants to pick up and pack up after a day or two and move from city to city, or county to county, when you can have it all here, at 54 Corniche in Dana Point....Disneyland, Knott's Berry Farm, San Diego Zoo, San Diego Wild Animal Park, Legoland, Universal Studios, Newport Beach Fashion Island Shopping/Dining, and of course------- local gorgeous unprecedented Dana Point beaches to unwind in between such excursions. This makes our condo a one-stop vacation! You can take a short walk to enjoy the scenic grassy hills & sand at Salt Creek Beach, or a shorter walk to the Five Star St. Regis world famous Golf resort. One can definitely get away from the hustle and bustle of downtown San Diego, Los Angeles, or Anaheim, while relaxing in the charming ambiance of Dana Point. Your cares will melt away as you enjoy the local sunsets and the warm sand between your toes! If you enjoy fine dining or high tea, you can stroll over to the legendary Ritz Carlton Resort & Spa. While visiting Orange County, you can restore your soul after a long day of boogie boarding/surfing at Monarch Beach, and do some unique shopping at the upscale Fashion Island in Newport Beach or the artsy seaside town of Laguna Beach (5 miles away). Stay locally and chill out in the soft leather recliners at the Luxurious Cinepolis, while watching th elatest blockbuster movies and be served your favorite cocktail/appetizer during your flick. If a more soothing and relaxing plan entices you, you can cook a nice meal in a fully equipped kitchen in our condo, and enjoy the meal on the outside patio, or poolside, just steps away from the condo. Maybe stay in, dim the lights, light the candles and watch the glow of our fireplace over dinner. There are so many opportunities at fine dining while in Dana Point/Laguna Niguel, that you will not be disappointed. Be sure and browse through our many menus and local information we have provided for you in the retreat of our lovely condo you can call home while away! The Dana Point Harbor offers kayaking and boating excursions and also allows a nice stroll through some quaint shops and oceanfront dining. If shopping, golfing, spa time, or amusement park hopping is not your faire, then try our favorite....grab our umbrella, sand toys, beach chair & towel (we have provided) and head on down to our favorite Salt Creek Beach, with your favorite drink, snacks, & magazine to enjoy the beautiful sunset while nuzzling your toes in the soft warm sand. You can watch as the local surfers provide a dazzling show of agility and strength as they caress the waves and tame the board all the way to the shoreline! You will refresh your mind, restore your soul and replenish your needs as you relax and let go of the stresses of the world, and take in the cool ocean breezes and enjoy the world renowned sunsets and ambiance that call Dana Point a true gem of Southern California.
What is amazing, is that you can do so many things, yet have an absolutely relaxing and soothing time unwinding in our charming and beachy, shabby chic, retreat, which is comfy for families or couples. As we have 4 children, we have left many treasured toys for your children to enjoy while visiting with us. Our bunk bed AND trundle, as well as our comfy sofa sleeper, allow a family w/ children or 2 families to share in on the joy! What are you waiting for? Don't miss out, you deserve to relax, enjoy, and take in the cool Ocean Breeze and warm charm of Dana Point and all it's offerings. It is just waiting for you to take part in the vacation of a lifetime! Aloha!

Property Type

  • Condo
  • On floor 1

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

          • Bedroom 1

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          • Bedroom 2

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          • Convertible bed(s)

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          • Queen size Beds (1) tempurpedic in master bedroom, Twin or Single Beds (1) with twin trundle, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) queen sleeper sofa in family room, Bunk Beds (1) both twin beds...moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          Other Amenities

              • 15' WALK TO BEACH: Take Ritz Pointe Dr. to Via Luna & make a right, go down to Vista Sole and make a left, and then make right on Via Monarca. At end of Via Monarca there is a walking path to the left (corner of Via Monarca and Via Cielo) and take path thru golf course and then will enter beautiful Monarch Beach. Enjoy!!!...moreless

              Entertainment

              • DVD Player
              • Television:

                (2) 32 inch and 40 inch flat screen tv's...moreless

              Attractions

              • Arboretum
              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Library
              • Marina
              • Restaurants
              • Theme Parks
              • Water Parks
              • Zoo

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Fitness Center
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Medical Services

              Leisure Activities

              • Beachcombing
              • Boating
              • Eco Tourism
              • Horseback Riding
              • Paddle Boating
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shelling
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking
              • Whale Watching

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Equestrian Events
              • Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Hot Air Ballooning
              • Jet Skiing
              • Kayaking
              • Parasailing
              • Pier Fishing
              • Racquetball
              • Roller Blading
              • Sailing
              • Snorkeling
              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Sound/Bay Fishing
              • Surfing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Water Skiing
              • Water Tubing
              • Wind-Surfing

              Dining

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 4 people

              General

              • Air Conditioning
              • Clothes Dryer:

                whirlpool...moreless

              • Covered Parking:

                carport...moreless

              • Fitness Room / Equipment:

                small universal weight set at clubhouse...moreless

              • Hair Dryer
              • Heating
              • Iron & Board
              • Linens Provided
              • Washing Machine:

                whirlpool...moreless

              • Wireless Internet
              • Wood Fireplace

              Kitchen

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

              Outside

              Pool / Spa

              • Communal Pool
              • Shared Hot Tub:

                2 jacuzzi's, one with ocean view...moreless

               

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              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees:

              • cleaning fee $175
              • refundable security deposit $500
              • Taxes Included

              Cancellation policy:

              100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.


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              Last updated: 09/26/2014
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              Location

              Local attractions (per map quest):

              30 minutes to Disneyland

              37 minutes to legoland

              67 minutes to San Diego zoo

              35 minutes to knots berry farm

              5 minutes to Laguna beach

              5 minutes to Dana point harbor

              40 minutes to Del mar racetrack

              adjacent to golf course

              15' walk to beach see Amenities: 'additonal info' for route/directions

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2012

              About the owner: When we had our wedding reception in Dana Point Harbor 18 yrs ago, we knew that this city held such a special place in our heart, that we decided we wanted to someday have a second home in Dana Point, to enjoy the beauty and paradise of this lovely city and it's wonderful beaches! Our children love to play at Salt Creek Beach, and we enjoy the outings and activities provided in Dana Point and Laguna Niguel, as well as Laguna and Newport Beach. After making several trips on the weekends from San Diego up to Dana Point, we asked ourselves why we didn't consider buying a second home/condo in DP.... so we did! We are truly blessed to have done this! What a treasure this city is, and the beaches are breathtaking and allow such peace and tranquility that cannot be met elsewhere in the country! This property is perfect for two families or a larger family looking for a beach retreat. You can escape the hustle and bustle and just melt into relaxation as you take in a warm Monarch beach sunset, or take in High Tea at the Ritz Carlton, or even strolling the local surf shops in San Clemente, or getting a great Cappuccino and a great pair of shoes at Fashion Island in Newport Beach! Dana Point is centrally located between San Diego and Los Angeles in Southern Orange County, so it has been such a special retreat for us as we visit family in OC and also take in a few waves locally! We hope you also partake in the beauty and serenity of Dana Point and the amazing scenery of the local beaches.

              Why the Owner Chose Monarch Beach:
              Believe me, we have crammed our 4 children into swanky nice hotels, but WE prefer condos when we stay away from home for so many reasons. Once the kids are down, we don't have to sit on the bathroom floor watching netflicks on a lap top propped on a bathtub side (or toilet lid seat), but can enjoy a nice breeze on the patio, sit on the comfy leather couch and enjoy a bottle of wine and cheese or home made Pina Coladas while taking in a nice movie on one of two modern flat screen TVs (32 & 40') provided. We also have a DVD player for your convenience. While your delicious warm toasty coffee is brewing, you can make up a nice omelette or pancakes, instead of eating out so often in a hotel and feeling crammed and stifled. There is a weight room/work out room right next to the pool and spa, which is literally steps away from our condo. Would you like an ocean view while sipping your favorite refreshment from a jacuzzi, then you can walk a tiny bit further to the other pool/hot tub in the condo which has an ocean view! How about pack a nice picnic, and take our beach bag, chair and mat to Salt Creek Beach (less than 1 mile away...15 minute walk), and enjoy some bubbly and a nice appetizer while enjoying the majestic sunsets of Orange County that can't be beat!? There is so much you can do in Orange County, and you can take a quick trip down to San Diego (Legoland 25 minutes away, and San Diego and Sea World is 60 miles away, and Disneyland is just 31 miles away). If you are feeling adventurous, you can tour Universal Studios and Hollywood, about 1 hr from Dana Point. The master bedroom offers a luxurious TempurPedic Mattress, and the second bedroom provides a bunk bed w/ 2 twins as well as a trundle bed w/ two twins.

              The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
              With all the proximity to amazing destinations in San Diego, Orange County & LA, you would be remiss to not take advantage of this lovely vacation rental for you and your family!


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              Photos

              • Welcome 2 the Shabby Chic comfort in a beachy Family Rm w/ fireplace&flatscrn TV

                Welcome 2 the Shabby Chic comfort in a beachy Family Rm w/ fireplace&flatscrn TV

              • Relax after strolling the seaside in ur cozy private dining room w/tropical fan

                Relax after strolling the seaside in ur cozy private dining room w/tropical fan

              • Unwind in ur private Mstr bath w/personal shower hd, walk-in closet.&lush linens

                Unwind in ur private Mstr bath w/personal shower hd, walk-in closet.&lush linens

              • Guest Bath allow tranquil/spacious relaxation & after boogie brdg & shopping

                Guest Bath allow tranquil/spacious relaxation & after boogie brdg & shopping

              • Relax-1st floor patio w/glass of wine after enjoying warm sunset & Monarch Beach

                Relax-1st floor patio w/glass of wine after enjoying warm sunset & Monarch Beach

              • Secluded & private spa off of pool provides complete relaxation & serenity!

                Secluded & private spa off of pool provides complete relaxation & serenity!

              • Salt Creek allows perfect sunset picnics & frolicking at beach on way 2 Seaworld

                Salt Creek allows perfect sunset picnics & frolicking at beach on way 2 Seaworld

              • Dana Point harbor offers boating excursions & kayaking adventures!Nice sandy bch

                Dana Point harbor offers boating excursions & kayaking adventures!Nice sandy bch

              • Monarch Bch Golf Links luxurious golf course provide the best scenic views&golf!

                Monarch Bch Golf Links luxurious golf course provide the best scenic views&golf!

              • Enjoy being served cocktails/appetzrs in ur reclining lthr chair@upscale theater

                Enjoy being served cocktails/appetzrs in ur reclining lthr chair@upscale theater

              • Lovely walk 2 Salt Crk Bch/The Strand on Lbr Day 4 waves,sand castles,& a picnic

                Lovely walk 2 Salt Crk Bch/The Strand on Lbr Day 4 waves,sand castles,& a picnic

              • Ocean breezes &relaxation will envelop ur soul as you experience the charm of DP

                Ocean breezes &relaxation will envelop ur soul as you experience the charm of DP

              • Rejuvenate in ur Tempurpedic Mstr Queen Suite after sunny stroll thru DP harbor

                Rejuvenate in ur Tempurpedic Mstr Queen Suite after sunny stroll thru DP harbor

              • Pottery Barn adorns this charming bunk & trundle in 2nd BR&sleeps4!Toys in chest

                Pottery Barn adorns this charming bunk & trundle in 2nd BR&sleeps4!Toys in chest

              • Create fave dish in peaceful kitchen w/ slider out2patio after visit2UnivStudios

                Create fave dish in peaceful kitchen w/ slider out2patio after visit2UnivStudios

              • Refreshing pool & spa just steps away from condo allow rekindling of soul--ahhh!

                Refreshing pool & spa just steps away from condo allow rekindling of soul--ahhh!

              • Before heading 2 Legoland, you can enjoy the treadmill & weight room next 2 pool

                Before heading 2 Legoland, you can enjoy the treadmill & weight room next 2 pool

              • Amazing scenic views along Monarch Bch on way up coast 2 Disneyld.R we in heaven

                Amazing scenic views along Monarch Bch on way up coast 2 Disneyld.R we in heaven

              • Let's go sailing in Dana Pt harbor on dining cruise, or drive 5mi 2 Laguna2 shop

                Let's go sailing in Dana Pt harbor on dining cruise, or drive 5mi 2 Laguna2 shop

              • Ocean view-hole in 1? 5'walk from condo2glfg/dining/shopping @5 star St. Regis

                Ocean view-hole in 1? 5'walk from condo2glfg/dining/shopping @5 star St. Regis

              • 15' walk 2 World Fam Ritz Carlton Hotel/Spa for pampering,tea,dining,bch

                15' walk 2 World Fam Ritz Carlton Hotel/Spa for pampering,tea,dining,bch

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              2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
              Sleeps 8

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