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This property allows you to book online with a credit card. After submitting a reservation request, the owner or manager has 24 hours to accept, at which time your card will be charged and you will receive an email confirmation
"Our family of 3 generations (ages 1 through 73) loved our time at El Refugio. Steve has thought of everything to make a family reunion perfect! The whole family loved the pool and even Grandma tried the amazing slide! This is truly a 5 Star accommodation. We loved the huge well stocked kitchen and barbecuing on the patio. The theater room is wonderful and was enjoyed by all. We have had some wonderful family reunions in several locations but this was the best setting ever!"
Guest: SpunkyDate of Stay: July 2015Review Submitted: July 20, 2015
"This property met all of our needs and was very cozy! It's location was very convenient to Mission Bay and a very short walk to the beachfront/boardwalk. The kitchen was stocked with all the necessary items to prepare meals with. It was nice to grill out on the patio in the evenings. Marcy was in contact during the booking process and up to our arrival to make sure we were comfortable. We would definitely stay here again in the future!"
Guest: jacquelyn D.Date of Stay: May 2015Review Submitted: May 20, 2015
"We spend a week and loved every second of it. The pictures don't lie. You really are that close to the beach. Just picture after along day at theme parks. Coming home laying down on your bed and falling asleep while hearing the waves crash. It's great for all ages. We had a two year old, who loved it. We also loved how the Madden family had everything ready and thought of everything. Even a Ralphs card, binder with maps and things to do. They even had beach toys, chairs and the list goes on. Being a young couple with a two year old can be hard, when it comes to vacations. It wasn't the case here! We would find things we all loved. Great places to eat. We would just go on yelp and find a place to eat. You are also about 12 min away from airport and down town. So if your going to the convection center and don't want to stay down town, this Place is perfect. Also keep in mind the bay is across the street, while the ocean is your front yard. At times we would just sleep on the sofa bed and enjoy the view of the ocean. This was better then any 5 star hotel I have ever stayed. The view and location was so perfect I decided to propose to my girlfriend at the house. I didn't have to call Kurt at anytime and he didn't have to call me. He truly means it when he says just treat it like it was your home. Thanks for sharing this beautiful place with us. Also in case you are wondering she said yes. :)"
Guest: Antonio S.Date of Stay: June 2015Review Submitted: June 28, 2015