|Minimum Stay||3 - 7 nights|
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This charming cottage is located in desirable South West San Clemente, 1/2 block to a path down to Califia State Beach which is next to Riviera Beach - two of the most beautiful beaches in Southern California!
Exquisitely furnished. Charming living room with a brick fireplace, hardwood floors, Pottery Barn slip-covered sofa and oversized chair - plus formal country dining. There is a spacious cottage kitchen with breakfast area adjoining a cozy family room.
The master bedroom boasts of an extremely comfortable King bed with antiques side tables and lamps. Bedroom #2 has two twin Pottery Barn Seagrass beds (that convert into a king) & #3 also has two pillow top twin beds. There is also a sofa bed in the family room. All are perfect for a great nights sleep!
Enjoy the ocean breeze on the patio in front of the home under the magnificent cypress tree. Patio dining for 6 and 3 very comfortable teak Adirondeck chairs. Feeling energetic? -- San Clemente now has a beach path that goes the entire length of the town from California Beach to North Beach. Surfing? -- enjoy some of the best surf in the world!
Recreational areas close by include Dana Point Harbor for trips to Catalina Island, fishing & marine exploration, Laguna Beach for it's art festivals & shops, San Juan Capistrano & it's incredibly beautiful Mission & Equestrian Park that hosts world-class equestrian events.
Keywords: Beach Cottage,close to beach,SouthWest San Clemente,bright,cheery,single story
Nick & Cherie Hartman are the owners of this delightful cottage. They reside in San Clemente. Cherie has been a real estate agent for over 30 years and presently is associated with Sotheby's International Realty, Laguna Beach.
Cherie Hartman purchased this house in 1990
This location is very desirable because it is in a quiet part of town with only a couple of streets of income units, surrounded by high-end single family homes. The street is a 'loop' with very little traffic except for the people living on the two streets.
If you are looking for a cozy, well maintained cottage with extremely comfortable furnishings - this is the place. Close to restaurants, shops -- but not on top of them! The beaches are less inhabited in this location.
This beach house is sweet, quaint and cozy! We had a really fun time staying here with our 4 kids. It's a short walk to the beautiful beach, and a short drive to downtown. The owners are really friendly and helpful!
Our Family enjoyed this home. We were a short walk to a great beach. This home has a great outdoor area to enjoy a meal or a cool drink. We will return for our next beach vacation.
We stayed here with some friends from Argentina and our little dog and we absolutely loved it. The location is perfect - SO close to the beach. The neighborhood is lovely and there are so many wonderful places to eat. Just up the road is Adele's which has the best breakfast. The best Peruvian restaurant is also not too far - Inka Mamma's. The kitchen was very roomy and comfortable to cook in... we also did a barbecue. The front patio is so lovely with a gorgeous tree hanging overhead which provided such a lovely atmosphere and shade. We spent a lot of time on that patio with our pup, eating, having a glass of wine...
The guys ended up surfing most of the time at the beach that was only a half block away instead of heading into Trestles since it was a little less crowded and the beach was so comfy for us to hang out at. There is a lot of space in the house and having 2 bathrooms was very handy. Cherie was very accommodating with our arrival time and they had 2 parking spots for us which was perfect as well. It couldn't have been more convenient and comfy for all of us.
We stayed at the house for a week with our teenage to adult children and our dog. There was plenty of room to accommodate us all. The location was a 5-minute walk to Calafia Beach and a 15-minute drive to San Onofre and Doheney. The town was not within walking distance, but a 5-minute car ride got us to the shops and restaurants. House Pros: The patio, roominess, and supplies, such as, towels and linens, washer/dryer/dishwasher. Cons: It wasn't as clean as I would expect with a $200.00 cleaning fee. The kitchen could use some more pots/pans and a cleaning out of unnecessary items, probably left by other tenants. Main bathroom doorknob still sticks and doesn't open easily (per previous review), and the hand shower attachment is broken off wall and placed in tub. The windows in master bedroom wouldn't open. The house needs a lot of TLC and it would be Good to Excellent. One last comment-We used the patio the entire visit and enjoyed it for meals and just hanging out. We used a tie down for our dog while on the patio, as instructed. Unfortunately, the owner's pit bull somehow slipped out of its collar as he was walking by and charged/attacked our dog on the patio. Luckily he pulled him off before it latched onto her. We only add this event, because it scared the hell out of us and we would not want anyone else to go through what we did with a dog or small child.
Very comfortable and cozy home. Weather was grey and cool so not exactly the beach weekend we envisioned but we had a relaxing time curling up in the comfy furniture with books and board games. Nice patio for outdoor meals too. Thank you!
We thoroughly enjoyed this rental, and were able to fit four adults and four children comfortably. It was well-stocked and very clean. We did have a few issues with the pocket door and bathroom door handle...but those were easy to get past! All appliances worked well, which in our rental experience is a nice surprise! Super easy walk to the beach and walking/jogging trail, relaxing deck with grill. Owner and son are helpful and available for any restocking of supplies or answering questions. Highly recommended!
|Rate Period||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Jun 3 2017 - Sep 3 2017
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
|Refundable damage deposit||$500|
Cleaning fee for 3 days is $100.00
Summer Season bookings are a minimum of 1 week Saturday to Saturday or Sunday to Sunday
Weekly stays only - no portions of the week
* Approximate monthly rate. Actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay.