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Families Wanted: 3 Bd/2.5 Bath Duplex - 1/2 Mile from Beach

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Side-by-side duplex, VRBO#513949 (Shelly's Beach House) and VRBO#376500 (Bret's Beach House). Each has 3 bedrooms and 3 levels with lots of room for family reunion or vacationing with friends/family. Rent one or both.

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Last updated: 08/28/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Thinking about a summer beach house rental for the Fourth of July week? Have a BBQ in the private, fenced backyard. Then in the evening you can gather your family on the balcony facing the ocean, sit back, relax, and watch the fireworks shooting off from the pier.

Looking for a big beach house for your family reunion or vacation with friends? Combine the rental of this property, “Shelly’s Beach House,” VRBO#513949, a 3 bedroom, 2 ½ bath, tri-level, side-by-side duplex, with the unit next door, vacation rental #376500, “Bret’s Beach House,” also a 3 bedroom, 2 ½ bath, tri-level duplex. Each property has a private backyard and balcony with ocean view. Enjoy togetherness and privacy.

Shelly’s Beach House is situated in a quiet, residential neighborhood walking distance (1/2 mile) to the pier, train station, and beach. You are only a 5-minute walk from delightful restaurants, quaint shops, farmer markets, craft fairs, and other points of interest on famous Del Mar Avenue. In fact, you are so close to everything, you don’t even need a car!

Your family will build memories of a wonderful vacation when you stay at this 3 bedroom/2 ½ bath, San Clemente beach house. Parents will love the private balconies off the master bedroom and living room. The kids will love the back yard.

This spacious three-level beach home sleeps 6 - 8 with room to spare. The top level includes a master suite with private bath, pillow-top king bed and private balcony that overlooks the backyard and is surrounded by mature trees. Enjoy a morning cup of coffee while sitting outside on your private balcony.

Our keyless entry makes it easy for a busy family going in different directions. Each family staying at the property has a unique code to use during their stay. If someone wants to go to the beach and others want to shop, there is not a worry about 'who has the key?'

The front bedroom features a Tommy Bahama style queen bedroom set. Look out your window and you have a view of the ocean.

The middle bedroom has two twin beds. The view out of the window is a beautiful lush tree. You’ll feel like you are in the tropics. (We also provide a bed railing if you have a young child.)

All the bedrooms are beautifully decorated with new linens and bedding. If you need extra sleeping space, the sofa in the living room converts to a full size bed. (A toddler bed and pack-n-play is also available if needed.)

The tiled main floor includes a large living room with comfortable seating, gas fireplace, and ocean-view balcony. Sit on the balcony and watch the sunset every night. During the day, enjoy the cool ocean breeze as you relax with a cool drink. In the winter you can stay cozy by the fireplace.

Above the fireplace in the living room is a 50” big screen TV with cable including HBO. Sign in on our Netflix account and watch the movies of your choice. We also provide many board games and cards for the family that wants to disconnect from technology. (However, we do have wireless Internet for those who need to stay connected.)

The dining room flows into a modern kitchen with granite counters and stainless steel appliances. The bench-styling dining set easily seats 8 people. The kitchen contains all the pots and pans you need to cook a family meal.

A slider off the kitchen leads to the private backyard. Enjoy lunch in the sun or just relax with a book.

The bottom floor of this spacious beach house includes a large laundry room with washer/dryer and 1-car garage (plus parking in driveway.)

In the garage we have boogie boards, umbrellas, chairs, a rolling cooler, an umbrella stroller, and two adult size beach cruiser bikes. We also provide beach towels.

If you want to plan adventures to Disneyland, Legoland, the San Diego Zoo, Seaworld, the La Jolla Aquarium or the San Diego Zoo Safari Park, San Clemente is centrally located between all those venues. Either direction you drive, your adventures are freeway close and about 45 minutes away.

San Clemente is an excellent place to cycle, golf, and surf near the pier. San Onofre surf beach and Trestles Beach are only 3 miles away.

Why VRBO

Property Type

  • Townhome
  • 1350 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Minimum age 25....moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    We love kids and have child proofed the property. All stairs have safety gates....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    No smoking allowed inside or outside property....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible:

    Three levels of stairs....moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    Bathroom/shower and balcony overlooking backyard...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

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  • Each of the bedrooms are tastefully decorated with new linens. All the beds are pillow-top and super comfy. We also have a toddler bed available and a pack-n-play for infants. In the living room, the sofa converts to a full bed....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

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  • Bathroom 3: toilet

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  • The two full bathrooms have a shower head that converts to hand-held for hosing off your sandy feet and sandy covered kids. All the towels are thick and fluffy. We also provide two hair dryers....moreless

Other Amenities

  • We are always adding to our collection of 'stuff' for our guests, as well as making improvements in our property. Keep checking back to see how we make things better for our guests....moreless

Entertainment

  • Games:

    Lots of board games for families that want to disconnect from technology: Yatzee, Monopoly, Sequence, Aggravation and much more....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Dish network with HBO and Netflix....moreless

  • Television:

    Big screen TV (50') over fireplace in living room....moreless

Theme

  • Family

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Beach View:

    From the front balcony you have a view of the ocean and the spectacular sunsets of San Clemente....moreless

  • Downtown:

    You are only 3 blocks away from the historic Del Mar Avenue with the Sunday Farmer's Market and all the cute little shops and restaurants of San Clemente....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Surfing
  • Swimming

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    Bench-style dinette seating will easily accommodate 8. ...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Bedroom with queen size bed has wall air conditioner. No other rooms have air conditioning....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Large capacity clothes dryer....moreless

  • Fireplace:

    Gas fireplace that starts with the flip of a switch....moreless

  • Garage:

    1-car garage fits small car....moreless

  • Linens Provided:

    Two sets of soft sheets for each bed, toddler bed and pack-n-play....moreless

  • Living Room:

    Large living room seats eight. Balcony off living room has ocean view. Big screen TV and gas fireplace....moreless

  • Parking:

    Parking in driveway for one car, parking on street if available....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Thick and soft towels....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Large capacity washing machine....moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Easy to use coffee maker....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Everything you need to prepare meals for your family....moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Whisper quiet dishwasher with large capacity....moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Modern kitchen with beautiful granite counters. Included are all the pots & pans, dishes, utensils, and anything else you need to prepare a meal....moreless

  • Microwave:

    Built in microwave....moreless

  • Oven:

    Gas/convection oven with ease of use....moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    salt & pepper, sugar, coffee filters, coffee...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Side-by-side stainless refrigerator with ice maker and water dispenser....moreless

  • Stove:

    Gas stove ...moreless

  • Toaster:

    Easy to use toaster...moreless

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Two balconies, one off master bedroom overlooking backyard and one off living room with ocean view....moreless

  • Bicycles:

    Two adult beach cruisers....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Patio with outdoor dining set in backyard....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Private small backyard....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Propane gas BBQ in backyard...moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    Boogie boards, beach chairs, beach umbrellas, and beach towels. (Umbrella stroller for taking little ones to the beach.)...moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Fall 2015
Aug 29 - Nov 21, 2015
3 night min stay
$215 $250
Fri, Sat
$1,299
Thanksgiving 2015
Nov 22 - Nov 29, 2015
4 night min stay
$250
$1,499
Winter 2015
Nov 30 - Dec 11, 2015
3 night min stay
$215 $250
Fri, Sat
$1,299
Christmas/New Years 2015/16
Dec 12 - Jan 3, 2016
4 night min stay
$250
$1,499
Late Winter 2016
Jan 4 - Feb 28, 2016
3 night min stay
$215 $250
Fri, Sat
$1,099
Spring 2016
Feb 29 - May 21, 2016
3 night min stay
$215 $250
Fri, Sat
$1,399
Early Summer 2016
May 22 - Jun 24, 2016
4 night min stay
$250
$1,499
June/July Week 2016
Jun 25 - Jul 1, 2016
7 night min stay

$1,699

Changeover Day: Saturday

Fourth of July Week 2016
Jul 2 - Jul 8, 2016
7 night min stay

$1,999

Changeover Day: Saturday

Mid Summer 2016
Jul 9 - Aug 26, 2016
7 night min stay

$1,699

Changeover Day: Saturday


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $100
  • Cleaning fee $150
  • Tax Rate 10%

Notes:

Cancellation Policy: A Rental Deposit of $500 is non-refundable in case of cancellations of one week or more stays with a 30-day notice. There are no refunds for cancellation of a stay less than one week or for cancellations with less than a 30-day notice. Guests are encouraged to purchase travel insurance.


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Location

28 Miles
Nearest Airport
John Wayne Airport, Orange County
1.8 Miles
Nearest Golf
San Clemente Municipal Golf Course
0.5 Miles
Nearest Train
Metrolink, San Clemente
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
5 Freeway
0.25 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Italian Cravings San Clemente
0.5 Miles
Nearest Beach
San Clemente

Car: Not Necessary

If you want to plan adventures to Disneyland, Legoland, the San Diego Zoo, Seaworld, the La Jolla Aquarium or the San Diego Zoo Safari Park, San Clemente is centrally located between all those venues. Either direction you drive, your adventures are freeway close and about 45 minutes away.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2011

About the owner: Hubby and I have been married 33 years, have three children and four grand children, with another grand baby on the way. My husband is an avid cyclist and surfer. Other than my grand kids, my time is spent quilting and taking care of all our wonderful vacation rental guests from all over the world.

Why the Owner Chose San Clemente:
Both my husband and I grew up in beach communities and we always wanted to have a home near the beach. We both fell in love with San Clemente when we started looking for our vacation beach home. You feel like you have entered another time and place of years ago when things were slower and people knew their neighbors. In fact, we met more neighbors in our first few weeks of San Clemente ownership, than we ever did in the 14 years at our other house. Everyone is so friendly; it’s like living in a small town where everyone knows your name.

The Unique Benefits at this Townhome:
This house is set up to be a vacation beach home for our family, so we do use it whenever it is not being rented. Because of this, we make sure everything is in tip-top shape and take note of what we can do to make your stay more pleasant. Probably the best thing about this house is its short walking distance to the beach, pier and Del Mar Avenue. We like to take long walks on the beach trails and take our grandkids to the wonderful parks close-by. Sunday mornings we walk along Del Mar to enjoy the farmer’s market and other activities happening every weekend. It seems like San Clemente has always got something going on nearby our house. We also love the fact that anyone can get here by train. The Amtrak Coaster stops right at the pier, just minutes from our house. Our guests can walk to the train station and hitch a ride to San Diego to visit the zoo or take the train north to visit Knotts Berry Farm, Disneyland, the Long Beach Aquarium or even Los Angeles.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

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  • Side-by-side duplex, VRBO#513949 (Shelly's Beach House) and VRBO#376500 (Bret's Beach House). Each has 3 bedrooms and 3 levels with lots of room for family reunion or vacationing with friends/family. Rent one or both.

    Side-by-side duplex, VRBO#513949 (Shelly's Beach House) and VRBO#376500 (Bret's Beach House). Each has 3 bedrooms and 3 levels with lots of room for family reunion or vacationing with friends/family. Rent one or both.

  • BBQ available in backyard.

    BBQ available in backyard.

  • Well designed kitchen with all the amenities you need. Kitchen window faces lush backyard.

    Well designed kitchen with all the amenities you need. Kitchen window faces lush backyard.

  • Comfortable seating for whole family. Two Lazy Boy rocker/recliners. Gas fireplace and 50' big screen TV with HBO & Netflix.

    Comfortable seating for whole family. Two Lazy Boy rocker/recliners. Gas fireplace and 50' big screen TV with HBO & Netflix.

  • Balcony off of living room has ocean view. Watch the sunset every night or enjoy the cool ocean breeze in the afternoon.

    Balcony off of living room has ocean view. Watch the sunset every night or enjoy the cool ocean breeze in the afternoon.

  • In room master vanity.

    In room master vanity.

  • Have your little one stay close to mom and dad, our toddler bed is available.

    Have your little one stay close to mom and dad, our toddler bed is available.

  • Look out window for ocean view.

    Look out window for ocean view.

  • Comfortable beds and room to play.

    Comfortable beds and room to play.

  • High chair, pack-n-play and umbrella stroller.

    High chair, pack-n-play and umbrella stroller.

  • Two adult size beach cruisers.

    Two adult size beach cruisers.

  • Chairs, umbrellas, boogies boards, bikes, beach toys, wagon, cooler, 2 strollers

    Chairs, umbrellas, boogies boards, bikes, beach toys, wagon, cooler, 2 strollers

  • Private backyard with beautiful shade trees.

    Private backyard with beautiful shade trees.

  • Comfortable bench style seating for 8

    Comfortable bench style seating for 8

  • Large table for big families. Bench seating contains the little ones.

    Large table for big families. Bench seating contains the little ones.

  • Sofa on left opens into full size bed. View of trees through living room window.

    Sofa on left opens into full size bed. View of trees through living room window.

  • Master suite with vanity in room and private shower.

    Master suite with vanity in room and private shower.

  • View of backyard trees from master bedroom balcony

    View of backyard trees from master bedroom balcony

  • Tommy Bahama style queen bedroom set with pillow-top mattress.

    Tommy Bahama style queen bedroom set with pillow-top mattress.

  • Twin room has beautiful view of mature trees.

    Twin room has beautiful view of mature trees.

  • Jogging stroller for that quick run on the beach trail.

    Jogging stroller for that quick run on the beach trail.

  • Large laundry room with washer and dryer for your use.

    Large laundry room with washer and dryer for your use.

  • Beach chairs, boogie boards and umbrellas and beach towels.

    Beach chairs, boogie boards and umbrellas and beach towels.

  • View of sunset from front balcony.

    View of sunset from front balcony.

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
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