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San Diego Kensington Home

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Last updated: 03/10/2014
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  • Minimum stay:5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Kensington house description

This is an classic 2 story 1928 Spanish home (2900 sq.ft) close to all activities throughout Central & coastal San Diego. It is located in Kensington, one of the finest walking neighborhoods in San Diego near the Downtown and Balboa Park.

Kensington is home to many fine restaurants including the Bleu Boheme, Fish Public, The Haven Pizzeria, Burger Lounge... and coffee shops and beautiful parks all within walking distance. Just a 10 minute drive to the beach.

The house is in a quiet neighborhood and surrounded by a beautiful water-efficient natural garden & pathways and organic vegetable boxes when in season.

Magnificent hardwood floors throughout the house and extra comfortable linens & beds.

Four bedrooms (two bedrooms with a queen size bed, one with a double bed and the master bedroom with a king bed. Luxury Linens are provided. The house has 2 full beautifully remodeled classic bathrooms.

The outdoor area is set up for you to enjoy coffee & breakfast over the garden, an afternoon barbeque or to dine under the stars. The well landscaped gardens and outdoor seating will provide a relaxing vacation experience while enjoying the best San Diego has to offer.

Relax and sip wine in the garden. Fully equipped kitchen has stainless steel appliances -refrigerator, dishwasher, garbage disposal, oven, blender, microwave. Cooking utensils & dinner sets & stemware provided. Elegant formal dining room opens up to the garden. Breakfast room seats 6. Living room & piano room with a baby grand piano. Washer and dryer.

The home is available for a 6 month lease or a 1 yr lease. If interested, please contact us.

Street parking.

Daily maid service available upon request for a modest fee.

Available for a 3 month, 6 month or 1 year lease

Property Type

  • House
  • 3000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Optional


              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

                30 yrs...moreless

              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Limited Accessibility
              • Pets Not Allowed
              • Long-Term Renters Welcome

              Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

              • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

                Bathroom # 1 - beautifully remodeled - downstairs...moreless

              • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

                Bathroom #2 - beautifully remodeled upstairs...moreless

              Kitchen & Dining

              • Dining:

                Formal Dining room for 8 Dinette/breakfast room for 6 Patio seating for 6-8...moreless

              • Kitchen:

                Fully equiped kitchen with stainless steel appliances...moreless

              • Dining Area Seats:


              • Child's Highchair
              • Pantry Items
              • Refrigerator
              • Stove
              • Oven
              • Microwave
              • Dishwasher
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Coffee Maker
              • Toaster
              • Seating for 8 people


              • Fitness Room / Equipment:

                This is only available to long-term rentals Includes Life fitness weight room, treadmill & Life Fitness ellyptical machine...moreless

              • Garage:

                only available for use with long-term rentals (6 months - 1year)...moreless

              • Parking:

                Street Parking only for short-term rentals...moreless

              • Living Room:

                with a baby grand piano...moreless

              • Air Conditioning:

                upstairs only...moreless

              • Babysitter
              • Fireplace
              • Heating
              • Linens Provided
              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine
              • Clothes Dryer


              • Television:

                upon request a smart tv will be placed in the master bedroom....moreless

              • Video Library:

                small collection of childrens dvd's...moreless

              • Stereo


              • Internet
              • Telephone

              Outdoor Features

              • Lawn / Garden:

                Herb & vegetable gardens; Peach, fig, apricot & orange trees when in season...moreless

              • Deck / Patio
              • Outdoor Grill


              • Family
              • Away From It All
              • Tourist Attractions

              Location & View


                  • Churches
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Boating
                  • Antiquing
                  • Miniature Golf
                  • Fitness Center
                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Shopping
                  • Groceries
                  • Massage Therapist
                  • Medical Services
                  • Mountain Climbing
                  • Roller Blading
                  • Snorkeling
                  • Tennis
                  • Hospital
                  • Sailing
                  • Walking
                  • Outlet Shopping
                  • Library
                  • Marina
                  • Theme Parks
                  • Zoo
                  • Restaurants
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Paddle Boating
                  • Cinemas
                  • Botanical Garden
                  • Synagogues
                  • Water Parks
                  • Winery Tours
                  • Live Theater
                  • Beachcombing
                  • Museums
                  • Swimming


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                  Standard pricing
                  5 night min stay

                  Additional information about rental rates


                  • Cleaning fee $175
                  • Refundable Damage Deposit $700
                  • Tax Rate 10.5%


                  Long-term rental is also available at $5200 per month for a 1 yr lease; security deposit will vary based on the long term rate

                  1 month lease also available

                  Cleaning fee $160

                  Security Deposit $700

                  Payment must be received in full before occupancy.

                  Additional 3% fee if paying by credit card

                  Checkin at 3:30pm; check/out 10:30am

                  Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.

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                  Last updated: 03/10/2014
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                  10 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  San Diego
                  10 Miles
                  Nearest Ferry
                  Downtown San Diego
                  2 Miles
                  Nearest Train
                  San Diego Trolley Mission San Diego
                  0.5 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  10 Miles
                  Nearest Beach
                  Pacific Beach, Coronado, La Jolla
                  0.5 Miles
                  Nearest Barpub
                  Bleu Boheme
                  10 Miles
                  Nearest Golf
                  Torrey Pines
                  0.5 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Bleu Boheme, Ponces, The Haven

                  Car: Recommended


                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 1997

                  About the owner: We have lived in Kensington for 19 years with our 2 daughters.

                  Why the Owner Chose Kensington:
                  Our home is centrally located near the downtown & the beaches. Great restaurants & cafes within walking distance.

                  The Unique Benefits at this House:
                  Our home is warm and inviting and exquisitely designed. We have a music room with a baby grand piano and beautiful garden surrounding the house with fruit trees and vegetable boxes. It is a peaceful retreat.

                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english



                  • Elegant 1928 Classic Spanish Home

                    Elegant 1928 Classic Spanish Home

                  • Formal Living Room

                    Formal Living Room

                  • Formal Dining Room

                    Formal Dining Room

                  • Bedroom #2

                    Bedroom #2

                  • Gated driveway

                    Gated driveway

                  • Outdoor patio

                    Outdoor patio

                  • Breakfast Room

                    Breakfast Room

                  • Gourmet Kitchen

                    Gourmet Kitchen

                  • Office


                  • Master bedroom

                    Master bedroom

                  • Bedroom #3

                    Bedroom #3

                  • Bedroom #4

                    Bedroom #4

                  • Kitchen garden

                    Kitchen garden

                  VRBO #470246

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                  This listing was first published here in 2013.

                  Date last modified - Monday, July 14, 2014

                  $550 per night (USD)

                  4 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 8

                  View calendar: Updated 03/10/14
                  Minimum stay: 5 nights
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