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Best Little Spot in Dog Friendly Ocean Beach

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Last updated: 12/08/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Ocean Beach cottage description

Come enjoy relaxing fun in the neighborhood of ocean beach in san diego, california!

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Recently upgraded,  Blue Heron Cottages offers our guests the ultimate in turn key vacationing. Here you will find all you need for your stay of 3 days or 3 weeks. Each of our 4 dog friendly cottages sleeps up to 4 adults comfortable.  You will find a queen sized bed in the separate bedroom, and, in the living room, a sectional sofa that converts to a VERY comfortable full queen bed. The two areas share the jack-and-jill bathroom which can be accessed from either the living room or the bedroom.  Each cottage opens on to a lovely, large and fenced-in courtyard. Amenities include a fully equipped, chef inspiring, kitchen, 2 flat screen TV's,DVD player, cable television and free wireless internet. You will find all linens, beach towels, beach cruisers, boogie and surf boards, and sand toys for your use. 

We are located close to all things San Diego in the greatest little neighborhood: Ocean Beach.  This area has a wonderful community feeling, very peaceful and eclectic.  A variety of restaurants, boutiques and antique shops are only 4 blocks away.
Don't miss your opportunity to purchase the freshest, and most delicious locally grown produce, art, flowers, and more every Wednesday at OB's Farmers Market on Newport Avenue.

There is a beautiful little cove perfect for playing and relaxing just a block and a half away. The main beach is just at the end of Newport Ave, an easy bike ride minutes away. 

If you have a dog, Ocean Beach and Blue Heron Cottages are very dog friendly .  Dog Beach is only about a half mile away, an easy walk or a quick ride.

  Ocean Beach, where we are located, is NOT a vey touristy area, but you are very close to all the main tourist attractions. Most San Diego attractions are within 20-30 minutes by car. Or, a bus stop is right across the street from the cottages, and that should hook you up with transportation around SD.  We are located across the bay a few mintues away from Sea World, 20 minutes away from the San Diego Zoo, Petco Park, and the Gas Lamp District and the San Deigo Airport. Disneyland is only about 2 hours away, and Legoland is about 1 hour.

Each cottage comes with a garage suitable for a compact car, and having a small car in SD is much easier, however, you can easily walk or bike all over Ocean Beach...always safe, and relaxing.

Please check out our location on the google map (we are on the corner of Cable and Santa Cruz in San Diego, CA 92107)  You will get a an idea as to how San Deigo is laid out and where we are located in relation to other attractions and beaches. 

Enjoy the large shared courtyard under the gazebo listening to the wild local parrots as they go about their day. Barbecue with friends and family, toss the ball for your pup, or just relax and soak up the sun. The courtyard is the perfect spot to gather and enjoy the evening sea breeze or morning coffee.

Enjoy all that San Diego has to offer then come back and relax in your home away from home at Blue Heron Cottages.

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

          • Housekeeper Optional
          • Concierge

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only:

            smoking allowed with discretion outside, away from cottage windows....moreless

          • Pets Considered:

            We love pets! $25 one time pet fee required for up to 4 pets...moreless

          Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

            Linen included...moreless

          • 32' flat screen with multi channel cable. Small walk in closet with great storage, iron with ironing board and 4 beach towels. ...moreless

          Bathrooms: 0 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 1: combination tub/shower

            Linens included...moreless

          • Jack and Jill accessible from living room or bedroom

          Other Amenities

              • Grocery service available upon request so your cottage is stocked upon arrival. ...moreless

              Entertainment

              • Stereo:

                iHome, cable music...moreless

              • Television:

                32' flat screen in both the living room and bedroom...moreless

              Theme

              • Family
              • Historic
              • Romantic
              • Sports & Activities
              • Tourist Attractions

              Attractions

              • Bay/Sound
              • Botanical Garden
              • Churches
              • Coin Laundry
              • Festivals
              • Live Theater
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Recreation Center
              • Restaurants
              • Theme Parks
              • Water Parks
              • Winery Tours
              • Zoo

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Laundromat
              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Beachcombing
              • Gambling Casinos
              • Horseback Riding
              • Outlet Shopping
              • Photography
              • Scenic Drives
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking
              • Whale Watching

              Location Type

              • Near The Ocean:

                1.5 Blocks to beach cove, 4 blocks to main beach...moreless

              • Town:

                Ocean Beach is a eclectic, bohemian colorful enclave frequented mostly by locals. ...moreless

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Jet Skiing
              • Mountain Biking
              • Paragliding
              • Pier Fishing
              • Roller Blading
              • Sailing
              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
              • Snorkeling
              • Surf Fishing
              • Surfing
              • Water Skiing
              • Wind-Surfing

              Dining

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 6 people

              General

              • Iron & Board
              • Linens Provided:

                all bedding for both the bedroom and convertible sectional in living room...moreless

              • Living Room:

                sectional sofa converts to queen sized bed; seating for 6 or more people...moreless

              • Parking:

                street parking or garage parking if you have a compact car...moreless

              • Towels Provided:

                beach and bath...moreless

              • Washing Machine:

                coin operated on site...moreless

              Kitchen

              • Kitchen:

                Gourmet inspired kitchen is fully equipped with upgraded appliances and cooking supplies...moreless

              • Microwave
              • Pantry Items:

                salt and pepper, sugar...moreless

              Outside

              • Lawn / Garden:

                Beautiful enclosed large courtyard with gazebo, lounge chairs, picnic table. Seating for up to 20...moreless

              • Outdoor Grill:

                communal gas grill in courtyard ...moreless

              • Water Sports Gear:

                Complementary boogie boards, surf boards...moreless

              House Cleaning

                  • Housekeeper Optional
                   

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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Snow Bird
                  Jan 2 - Mar 27, 2015
                  2 night min stay
                  $139 $149
                  Fri, Sat
                  $975 $2,600
                  Spring Break
                  Mar 28 - Apr 12, 2015
                  2 night min stay
                  $149
                  $1,015
                  Pre Summer
                  Apr 13 - May 22, 2015
                  2 night min stay
                  $139 $149
                  Fri, Sat
                  $975 $2,600
                  Memorial Day- Labor Day
                  May 23 - Sep 6, 2015
                  2 night min stay
                  $169 $179
                  Fri, Sat
                  $1,200 $4,500
                  Early Fall
                  Sep 7 - Nov 20, 2015
                  2 night min stay
                  $149 $159
                  Fri, Sat
                  $1,000 $2,650
                  Thanksgiving
                  Nov 21 - Nov 28, 2015
                  4 night min stay
                  $159
                  $1,050
                  My Standard Rate
                  2 night min stay
                  $139 $149
                  Fri, Sat
                  $975 $2,600
                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Cleaning Fee $100
                  • Damage Waiver Fee $49
                  • Pet Fee $25
                  • Tax Rate 11%

                  Notes:

                  Please refer to the calendar at www.blueheroncottages.com for up to the minute availability and information

                  Actual rates may be slightly different then stated...especially for extended stays. Please contact us for a customized quote.

                  50% of rental amount and all fees and taxes due at time of booking. Dates are held for 24 hours after payment request is submitted by management. Balance due 10 days before stay. Refunds available is canceled 30 days prior to stay. If less then 30 days, refunds available if alternate booking can be arranged. $25 cancelation fee will be incurred for all cancelations.


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                  Calendar

                  Last updated: 12/08/2014
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                  Location

                  4.5 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  San Deigo International Airport
                  0.2 Miles
                  Nearest Barpub
                  Raglans
                  5 Miles
                  Nearest Golf
                  Mission Valley
                  4 Miles
                  Nearest Train
                  Amtrack
                  1.4 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  Highway 8
                  0.2 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Various
                  0.5 Miles
                  Nearest Beach
                  Ocean Beach

                  Car: Recommended

                  Scenic Balboa Park, home of the San Diego Zoo, is also where you will find various museums that you and your family might be interested in.The Aerospace Museum, Science Museum, Museum of Man, and the Museum of Natural History are all within walking distance of each other. There are also great dinning options in Balboa Park.

                  Old Town, where San Diego first laid down her roots, is also a fun, historical way to spend your day, and you are only 15 mins away.

                  If you are coming for beach fun, you have come to the right place. Ocean Beach has surf lessons, Point Loma (right around the corner) is where the whale watching boats set sail, and Deep Sea Fishing is a very short drive from the cottages.

                  If you are looking for more kid friendly fun, we are only 45 mins from the San Diego Wild Animal Park and Legoland USA. You could even manage a day trip to Disneyland if you wanted, we are only 1.5 hours away.

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2006

                  About the owner: I was born and raised in San Diego, and I am an avid dog lover (we have 7!). I love San Diego, know the area well and am happy to share whatever information I can to enhance your stay.

                  Why the Owner Chose Ocean Beach:
                  Blue Heron Cottages are perfectly located in Ocean Beach. I love the eclectic atmosphere of this neighborhood. With San Diego being such a traditionally touristy area, Ocean Beach is a breath of fresh air. Our cottages have an oasis of a courtyard, large, bright and enclosed for privacy...not usually found in the beach areas.

                  The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
                  Our cottages have an oasis of a courtyard, large, bright and enclosed for privacy...not usually found in the beach areas...and great for your pups! We pride ourselves on the cleanliness of our cottages, and with how efficient and well equipped they are. You will receive personal, professional customer service through the booking process and during your stay. We have on site management to insure that all concerns and needs are handled quickly. Additionally, we offer complimentary bikes, boogie boards, surf boards, and beach chairs for your use on a first come, first serve basis, throughout your stay.


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english

                   

                  Photos

                  • Welcome to Blue Heron Cottages!

                    Welcome to Blue Heron Cottages!

                  • Front entrance to Cottages 1 and 3.

                    Front entrance to Cottages 1 and 3.

                  • Front door opens to comfortable living rm with secretary desk and ample seating.

                    Front door opens to comfortable living rm with secretary desk and ample seating.

                  • Living room with 32 inch flat screen, BluRay DVD player and multichannel cable.

                    Living room with 32 inch flat screen, BluRay DVD player and multichannel cable.

                  • Well equipped kitchen with upscale appliances, cookware and utensils

                    Well equipped kitchen with upscale appliances, cookware and utensils

                  • The Jack n Jill bathroom can be accessed from the living room or the bedroom.

                    The Jack n Jill bathroom can be accessed from the living room or the bedroom.

                  • Small walk in closet offers optimal storage, iron w/board and beach towels

                    Small walk in closet offers optimal storage, iron w/board and beach towels

                  • A large courtyard is shared by all. Perfect for larger gatherings and receptions

                    A large courtyard is shared by all. Perfect for larger gatherings and receptions

                  • We offer complimentary bikes, boards, chairs and coolers for your use.

                    We offer complimentary bikes, boards, chairs and coolers for your use.

                  • We ask our guest to clean up after their pets, baggies provided.

                    We ask our guest to clean up after their pets, baggies provided.

                  • 'Our' cove is only 1.5 blocks away, an easy, relaxing stroll

                    'Our' cove is only 1.5 blocks away, an easy, relaxing stroll

                  • Come to surf or bury your toes in the sand at the main beach, only 4 blocks away

                    Come to surf or bury your toes in the sand at the main beach, only 4 blocks away

                  • Front entrance to Cottages 2 and 4.

                    Front entrance to Cottages 2 and 4.

                  • Fear not!  Our  back courtyard is entirely enclosed by a lovely wooden fence!

                    Fear not! Our back courtyard is entirely enclosed by a lovely wooden fence!

                  • Convertible couch converts to queen size platform bed for optimal comfort.

                    Convertible couch converts to queen size platform bed for optimal comfort.

                  • Dinning table with seating for 2-6 people

                    Dinning table with seating for 2-6 people

                  • The bedroom offers a queen sized bed with all linens provided

                    The bedroom offers a queen sized bed with all linens provided

                  • Bedroom includes a 32' flat screen with multi channel cable.

                    Bedroom includes a 32' flat screen with multi channel cable.

                  • Various options throughout the courtyard provide seating for up to 20

                    Various options throughout the courtyard provide seating for up to 20

                  • Relax, eat, drink and socialize under the shade of our gazebo.

                    Relax, eat, drink and socialize under the shade of our gazebo.

                  • Your pups will enjoy the freedom of Dog Beach! 5 min from your cottage.

                    Your pups will enjoy the freedom of Dog Beach! 5 min from your cottage.

                  • Enjoy the sunset on the Pacific at 'our' cove a short walk from your cottage

                    Enjoy the sunset on the Pacific at 'our' cove a short walk from your cottage

                  • Every Wed enjoy the street fair atmosphere of the OB Farmers Market

                    Every Wed enjoy the street fair atmosphere of the OB Farmers Market

                  $139 - $179 per night (USD)
                  Minimum stay: 2-4 nights
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                  • Sleeps
                    4
                  • Bedrooms
                    1
                  • Bathrooms
                    0
                  • Property type
                    Cottage
                  • Reviews
                    1
                  Owner
                  Member since: 2007
                  Speaks: english
                  • Response time: Within 12 hours
                  • Response rate: 90%
                  • Calendar last updated: 12/08/2014
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