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*FEB SALE! Mediterranean Villa Beach Getaway! Private Pool and Spa near Beach!

Bedrooms 6
Space 3,856 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


About the property

Walk to the Beach, 6 Bedrooms, 5 Bathrooms, Including Separate Studio!

Enjoy this beautiful, unique Mediterranean Villa located near Tamarack Surf Beach and Carlsbad Village! A relaxing Courtyard Fountain welcomes you to an Upscale, Relaxing Oasis.... with Cool Ocean Breezes and Warm Sunshine by your Private Backyard Pool and Waterfall Spa!

* GREAT REVIEWS! Check out the reviews posted on this site from dozens of our past guests. Our family has personally operated this property for more than 6 years, and is committed to making your visit an enjoyable, memorable experience!

* EXCELLENT VACATION LOCATION! A quick 6-block walk to the beautiful Tamarack Surf Beach... with lifeguards, boardwalk, restaurants, equipment rentals, restrooms, clean sand, and mid-size waves plus Coastal Rail Trail bike path! CARLSBAD VILLAGE just 1 mile away. Near Legoland, Del Mar Racetrack, Sea World, San Diego Zoo and Safari Park, Gaslamp San Diego, and more! Even Disneyland is just a 1 hour drive away.

*PRIVATE BACKYARD POOL, SPA and LAWN! Pool features steps into shallow end, waterfall spa, and secure, private backyard location, with spacious grassy lawn and locking side gates. Gas BBQ Grill, 3 lounge chairs and 2 separate dining areas are located poolside. We provide lots of beach and pool toys, cooler, chairs, several body boards, and 2 beach cruiser bicycles for guests' enjoyment! No separate pool fence provided. Additional charges apply to heat the large pool, with advance notice to the Owner.

* SPACIOUS SLEEPING AREAS: There are 9 beds available in 6 separate bedrooms, plus 2 premium quality Aerobeds! The house measures over 3,850 square feet, including a 600 sf studio with both separate and connected entrances. Contact the Owner for a detailed description of bedroom and bathroom areas.

* COMFY FAMILY ROOM! The 55" Smart TV connects to the high speed WiFi internet, 3 newer overstuffed couches, gas fireplace, and cable channels for your entertainment!

* BRIGHT OPEN KITCHEN! Table for 8 next to the kitchen looks out to the pool. Lots of granite counterspace including island with sink, double oven, double sink, cooktop with vent, microwave, dishwasher, dishes, glasses, utensils, cookware and more! Owners may be able to provide special kitchen items if requested in advance.

* SEPARATE FORMAL DINING ROOM! Granite table top with 6 chairs looks out to the backyard lawn area. Additional seating for 8 next to kitchen, plus 2 poolside tables and folding table with 4 chairs also available.

* GRAND SPIRAL STAIRCASE! Gorgeous entryway featuring tall iron and glass doors, cathedral ceilings, spiral staircase, slate floors and marble steps! An excellent spot for family photos.

* WINE CAVE! Under the spiral staircase with slots for wine glasses and refrigerator to chill your favorite vintages! (or a fun kiddie jail!)

* RELAXING LIVING ROOM features a second gas fireplace, 2 newer love seats, coffee table and lots of natural light!

* AMPLE FREE PARKING! Attached 3-car garage available for guest use, plus 3 or 4 additional cars can park in driveway, and curbside parking with no permit requirement. "Oversized vehicles" require a City permit for street parking up to 72 hours. (Contact Owner at least a week before arrival to request an RV permit.)

* WELCOME BINDER PROVIDED! ...with local directions, home instructions, restaurant suggestions and brochures to many local attractions!

* THIS HOME IS NOT TO BE USED AS A VENUE FOR LOUD, ROWDY PARTIES! This home is in a residential neighborhood and the City's "Good Neighbor Guidelines" must be followed, including restrictions on noise levels between 10:00pm and 8:00am. Calls from neighbors or police may result in security deposit deductions. Our guests have enjoyed birthday celebrations, retreats, holiday gatherings, family reunions, team events, and other group visits at this home, while following these restrictions. We can provide referrals for caterers, chefs, equipment rentals, and more. Guests must pay for these separately and assume all liability for hiring such companies. Upon request, we can also decorate for holidays with items like a Christmas tree and exterior lights.

*Email Owner to Request Alternative Payment Methods or Rate Discounts!

* LOCAL FAMILY MANAGEMENT! Our family personally manages this rental home and is available locally to assist you. There is no impersonal property management company involved. For a smaller space, see our 3-bedroom + den vacation home at

* City of Carlsbad Short-Term Vacation Rental Permit #VR-1241177

More Details


Carlsbad House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3856 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 16 ...
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events allowed ...
  • Pets considered ...
  • Smoking allowed ...
  • Guests must return a completed Rental Agreement and photo ID copy within 1 week of booking the reservation.
  • City of Carlsbad states outdoor noise must cease between the hours of 10pm and 8am. Neighbor complaints may result in deposit deductions.
Location Type:
  • Village ...
  • Family
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 18 people
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , Master Bathroom, 2 Mirrored Walk-In Closets, Double Sinks
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , Hallway Bathroom Upstairs, Double Sinks, Shared by 2 Rooms
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower , Attached to Green Bedroom Upstairs, Single Sink
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower , Guest Bathroom Downstairs Near Family Room, Bedroom, Foyer
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , shower , Attached to Studio Above Garage, Single Sink
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Master Suite, 2 Walk-In Closets, Attached Full Bath, TV Area
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Downstairs near Guest Bathroom with Shower and Family Room
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Upstairs Green Room, Attached Bathroom with Shower
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , Upstairs Blue Room shares Hall Bathroom with Shower and Tub
    Bedroom 5 - 2 bunk bed , Full Bunks and Twin Bunks Sleep 6 Guests, Shares Hall Bath
    Bedroom 6 - 1 queen , Separate studio, full kitchen, attached bathroom, TV, dining
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 2 bicycles
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Private Pool ...
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


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*FEB SALE! Mediterranean Villa Beach Getaway! Private Pool and Spa near Beach!
average rating of 4.8630137 based on 73 reviews

Wonderful Location, Fantastic Customer Service!!!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I got married in early February and rented this house to be closer to our wedding venue. Cyndi was wonderful to work with from beginning to end! She’s kind, courtesy, efficient, responsive and incredibly helpful. She allowed us to tour the house twice, once before we booked and once after so that we could make our arrangements. We’re so grateful to have found this amazing rental! The house had everything we needed. We will definitely stay here again and will refer our family and friends here!!

  • Submitted: Feb 15, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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San Diego, CA

Awesome get-away in our own back yard!!

  • 5 of 5

Our large family needed a place to gather for a special weekend together. This home was a short 30 minute drive from our neck of the woods, but we felt totally removed from all our daily stresses, a total retreat! There was plenty of room for all in this beautifully appointed home and the pool and jacuzzi were wonderful! The beach in Carlsbad was a mere 10 minute walk, so easy to enjoy.

Thank you so much for an amazing stay at this memorable property. We'll be back!! :)

  • Submitted: Feb 8, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Location, Beautiful House, Great Customer Service, Very Happy with our Choice!!

  • 5 of 5

Wow, what a great rental. So much room for everyone!

Great location; walk to beach, grocery store, Starbucks etc.

Loved the pool and spa.

The owner is very responsive and went the extra mile to ensure everything was perfect!

Would definitely stay again.

  • Submitted: Jan 23, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Hacienda Heights, CA

Beautiful spacious home for retreat!

  • 5 of 5

Cyndi was amazing and the home beautiful. It was equipped with everything we needed and close to everything. We walked to the beach and enjoyed the pool and jacuzzi! We would definitely stay here again!

  • Submitted: Jan 10, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Exceptional Home To Relax and Enjoy Carlsbad

  • 5 of 5

My family and I recently stayed at this beautiful and spacious home. It is close to everything that Carlsbad has to offer. We enjoyed daily walks to the beach where we played at the volleyball courts. The cousins loved all getting to sleep in the bunk bed room, and my uncle and his partner were overjoyed with the guest suite off the garage so that they could enjoy coffee in their own space before joining the rest of us in the large main kitchen. Everyone enjoyed relaxing in the spa and many of us relaxed in the lounge chairs reading our books in the lovely backyard. This house is really a great place to have a relaxing and fun vacation!

  • Submitted: Jan 8, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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8 day Christmas Vacation for our 15 Iowa family

  • 5 of 5

From beginning to end this home far exceeded our expectations. The pictures do not do this justice. It was fully equipped including bikes, pool toys, appliances, TVs, fireplaces, about 25 beach towels. The Spa was a hit with our children and the cousins shared many stories there at night. The pool was very large. Can’t say enough about location with a 5 minute walk to Vons and Rite Aid, 4 blocks to Ocean, & right off I-5. We went to Zoo Safari and Legoland which were fairly close. The owner was available for any questions and wonderful. We ranged in ages from 4 to 75. They also had an apt above garage that was great for the 4 yo sleeping. The beds were all very comfortable. It was 8 days of heaven with our 3 sons and their families. We would go back in a heartbeat!

  • Submitted: Jan 6, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Property Manager

Cyndi Bausch
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 18, 2018

About Cyndi Bausch

My husband and I are Southern California natives and enjoy managing this vacation rental home, and remodeling and selling homes nearby. (I'm a licensed real estate broker.) We live locally and are happy to help our guests enjoy Carlsbad and nearby attractions!

Cyndi Bausch purchased this house in 2007

Why Cyndi Bausch chose Carlsbad

We love the beauty and calming effects of the beaches nearby, and the sunny weather is the best anywhere! The backyard pool, spa, BBQ, dining areas and grassy lawn make this the perfect family celebration spot. We grew up in Southern California and love it here!

What makes this house unique

The Mediterrenean style of the property is truly unique and fun! The furnishings were recently remodeled ... and the location is excellent... near the beach, Carlsbad Village, Legoland, shopping, restaurants, golf courses, racetrack, Sea World, parks and so many more attractions. The spacious open rooms allow the family to enjoy time together.... yet provide several relaxing getaway areas.


San Diego Zoo
Balboa Park
Gaslamp Quarter
Old Town
San Diego Padres
Downtown San Diego
In-N-Out Burger
San Diego Natural History Museum
Reuben H Fleet Science Center & Space Theater
San Diego Air & Space Museum
Hornblower Cruises & Events
San Diego Bay
LEGOLAND California
SeaWorld San Diego
Carlsbad Village
Carlsbad State Beach
Pizza Port (Carlsbad)
The Crossings at Carlsbad
Chandler's - Hilton Carlsbad Oceanfront Resort & Spa
Carlsbad Premium Outlets
San Diego Botanic Garden
San Diego Zoo Safari Park
Moonlight Beach
Nearest Airport
34 Miles
San Diego International Airport (SAN)
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
The Stag & Lion Pub & Grille
Nearest Ferry
35 Miles
Broadway Pier Downtown to Coronado Ferry
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
The Crossings, Aviara Golf Club, Rancho Carlsbad
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Carlsbad Village Amtrak and Coaster Station
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
Interstate 5 and Coast Highway
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Stag & Lion, several in Carlsbad Village
Nearest Ski
105 Miles
Mt. Baldy, Snow Valley, Big Bear Ski Resorts
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
Carlsbad State Beach - Tamarack Surf Beach
Car: recommended

Live music, nightlife, restaurants, shopping, antiques, park with tot lot, beach enjoyment... all within one mile. So many more activities are just a short walk or drive away!


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning after departure $250
Refundable damage deposit $1,000
Tax Rate 10.0%

*Quoted rates are valid only for the upcoming 12 months. For dates past 12 months, please contact the Owner.
*Email Owner to Request Alternative Payment Methods or Rate Discounts
*Rates shown do not include 10% City tax, $250 cleaning fee, $1,000 refundable security deposit, 2.9% CC payment processing, and optional pool heating fee. No fee for spa heat.
*For reservations greater than 60 days in advance: $1,000 refundable security deposit due at reservation, first 50% of rent/fees due 6 months before arrival, final 50% of rent/fees due 60 days before arrival, if Owner is paid directly.
*Additional $500 Special Event Fee for one-day events including more than 25 guests, allowed at Owner's discretion.
*Guests must complete and return the Rental Agreement provided by the owner and photo ID copy before the reservation is considered confirmed.
*Published rates may fluctuate without notice due to demand and other factors. Quoted rates are subject to change until your reservation is confirmed.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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