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This comfortable beach condo has been completely renovated (and dog proofed) with stainless steel kitchen, Italian-tile floors, marbleized bathroom, and patio. Go out the back gate onto dog beach for an off-leash stroll with your pooch (all breeds) 24/7.
Enjoy the Snowy Egrets, pelicans, ducks, and sandpipers in the estuary; meander along the bike path for other birdwatching or use the one bike; a two-minute walk West along the bike path to the public (no-dog) beach and surfing, boogie boarding (four on site), or just watch the surf crash on the rocks. Walk two minutes East to the skate-board park and wild-life viewing.
The main shopping area of 'OB' (Ocean Beach) is within walking distance, including antique row. So is fishing off the OB pier or surfing alongside it. Restaurants range from the quick-and-cheap to on-the-waterfront-moderately-pricey. There are many nightspots. You will not want to miss this last-of-the-original beach town atmosphere complete with street fair every Wednesday.
Ocean Beach is centrally located. It is a ten-minute drive to Mission Valley shopping malls, Sea World, Balboa Park, Old Town, Downtown San Diego, Petco Park, Qualcomm Stadium, and the main airport. It is 20 minutes to the Tiajuana border, Wild Animal Park, and LegoLand.
Friendly Dogs welcome; Pet sitting may be available by arrangement. You must control your pet at all times. No vicious or overly aggressive dogs or excessive barkers. Many neighbors have dogs in adjacent or near-by buildings. There is a small dog upstairs and several cats. You must represent that your dog(s) are not vicious or overly aggressive, and do not engage in excessive barking. If they do, please don’t bring them. If you have allergies to pets, don't rent this unit!...moreless
Unit is ground floor; Backyard is fenced so view is limited. But direct access to beach. Go out back gate, up small levee, and down onto beach. There are no other properties between this property and the ocean. See photo 6....moreless
We will provide linens and bath towels at the beginning of your stay, as well as starter products(TP, paper towels, dish-washing soap.) If your stay exceeds one week, we will provide fresh linens and towels at the beginning of each succeeding week. Towels provided once weekly. No housekeeping services provided....moreless
Brand new big screen Sony TV with streaming Netflix, new Sony DVD player....moreless
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay
Additional information about rental rates
cleaning$100 + tax
Monthly rate based on 4 weeks; Monthly available $2700/month post-Labor Day -Pre-Memorial Day; Call owner at 619-223-1400 to book; Summer season rents weekly Saturday to Saturday only; You should obtain travel insurance to protect you if you need to cancel for any reason. Cancellation more than 90 days in advance, we will refund everything except 15% & merchant charges . No cancel later.
100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.
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Other Activities: boating, wildlife viewing, shopping, kayaking, mini golf, racquetball
Year Purchased: 1997
About the owner: Hi. I'm a retired lawyer. My hobbies are playing duplicate bridge and watching football...not at the same time! I completely renovated this unit, inside and out, a few years ago. It was a true labor of love so it is near to my heart. I try to maintain it in top condition. It's near to most places you'd want to visit in San Diego and borders the beach. The Wild Animal Park and the Tiajuana border are about 20-30 minutes away. Naval bases are 10-12 minutes. It's about a mile off Interstate 8 that connects with the other freeways. I love Ocean Beach. It's one of the original So. California beach towns.
Why the Owner Chose Ocean Beach: There's just no place like Ocean Beach in my eyes. I love it here. It's a very relaxed natural atmosphere; no 'artificial environment' like you find in some other communities. I walked my dogs on Dog Beach every Friday afternoon for 25 years. Finally, I knew I had to make it permanent. Ocean Beach as a community is very dog-friendly. There are even some outdoor dining establishments that allow your dog to lie at your feet while you dine. And there are some dog-centric events such as the annual 'weiner-dog' races on Dog Beach. There's a Farmer's Market every Wednesday afternoon and lots of community events such as kite-flying in March, christmas parade, beach-blanket bingo,and sand castles after Thanksgiving, etc..