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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
"We have stayed in several properties in the Shores previously, this was by far the best and our go-to cottage in the future.Home is bright, spacious, well furnished, with three bathrooms a real plus. The outdoors perfect for our family of grandparents, parents and children. The kids could hardly be lured to the beach what with the pond, spa, gazebo and loads of level play areas. The adults loved the outdoor patio where we ate most meals. The owner was very accomodating and responsive to our needs. Wish I could buy it!"
Guest: Fern H.Date of Stay: July 2015Review Submitted: July 30, 2015
"This condo was the find of the century! The location is great the views are spectacular. We have been using VRBO for years now and in some cases the pictures online make the places look nicer than they actually are however in this condo's case it was actually the opposite the luxury and amenities exceeded our expectations. We were here the busy month of July in San Diego and owners attentiveness to our needs over a busy holiday weekend was impressive and appreciated. I have recommended this condo to friends and family and with any luck we will stay here again next year!!"
Guest: AnonymousDate of Stay: July 2015Review Submitted: July 31, 2015
"My family and I recently spent a week here over spring break and enjoyed every minute of it. I am one of those people who puts a considerable amount of time into searching for places to stay when I travel because I want to be comfortable. However, I am also the type that knows what I like, so when I find something that appeals to me, I make an immediate decision--and this is what happened with the Hoffman house. Brant the property manager, responded to my email inquiry immediately. The contract was then emailed making the whole booking process very simple and pleasant. The house which is located in the Bird Rock area of La Jolla, looks exactly as photographed and I can assure you is in excellent condition. The furnishings are very modern and the home has a lot of custom touches like Japanese style screen walls that run on tracks, bamboo and slate flooring, and a sliding glass door unit that opens fully onto the patio. The house also is located on a large corner lot, one block from the ocean. One of my favorite areas of the house is the front deck which faces the water. Each morning I would sit and drink my coffee out there, and later in the afternoon enjoy some wine just looking out at the view and watching the military helicopters fly by. The deck has two chase lounges, ample seating, and charcoal bbq that we used a couple of times. Downstairs there is a small one bedroom apartment with kitchen. This unit has an external staircase only. As mentioned the house is on a corner lot, and this part of the street does have some activity due to it being nearby to town and a condo building being across the way. As shown in the photos, there are windows everywhere so it's sort of like being in a glass fishbowl. If you don't feel comfortable being exposed, the shades are all electric so you can adjust the different window zones by remote control. The kitchen in well equipped and has a wolf stove. As for the neighborhood, there is a park around the corner that overlooks the water and lots of large houses to admire. There is a CVS pharmacy and a Starbucks nearby that you can walk to and the closest food market was Haggens which did the trick. Further away is Vons and the furthest is Whole Foods. The Children's beach is about an 8 min drive and is a must to go to. The seals and sea lions are right there for you to look at. Pacific beach is less than a 5 minute drive. Downtown La Jolla has lots a great shopping and places to eat."
Guest: Terri R.Date of Stay: April 2015Review Submitted: April 17, 2015