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**Bungalow by the Bay**Sunsets, Sails and Cool Breezes**

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,100 sq. ft.
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 3 nights


VRBO Bear stayed here

We found this property to be beary special

About the property

Bungalow, 3 Bedrooms, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-6)

This is a 1943 beach bungalow that has been completely remodeled inside and out with a designers flair. With its easy breezy relaxed beach decor and solid wood floors you are truly transported back to simpler times the minute you walk through the doors. The kitchen has a light and bright retro beachy theme with an authentic 1950's O'Keefe and Merritt stove/oven with a center heating element to make your favorite pancakes on. However all the modern day technology is available too, ie. 46' LCD screen with cable, DVD, and dvr available plus wifi so you can bring your own laptop. The new bathroom features a claw foot tub/shower to relax in after a day at the beach with an endless supply of on demand hot water already set at a comfortable 115 degrees. All you have to do is flip the handle.

The front yard has been professionally landscaped including a 'sandy beach' area with two Adirondack chairs so you can view the endless parade of sailboats and windsurfers. The back yard is fenced in to provide safety for your children away from the street. The back yard has a small grassy area, hot tub, sunning deck, patio and bbq.

If you choose to do nothing but read on your vacation we've taken care of that too. There is a small library of paperback books available for you to choose from. And if you bring a book you've already read and no longer want feel free to participate in the book exchange. Take a book/leave a book.

There are a few restaurants within a few minutes including a short walk over the bridge to the Barefoot Beach Club where you can enjoy your food while observing the sharks and fish swimming along in their enclosed waterway that surrounds the outside eating patio.

Keywords: Bungalow, Mission Bay, Sailing, Beach, Bay View, On the water, Hot tub, San Diego, Not far from Padre's Petco Park and Charger's Stadium

More Details

Property Manager
Terri Miller
Member since: 2009
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 24, 2018

About Terri Miller

I love having a place in San Diego I can go to any time and love sharing it with other families who love staying in a home away from home. The minute I walk through the door I immediately feel relaxed and know I'm on vacation. I have a ton of books there and have fun just picking one out to read each time I go. But anything I want to do seems so accessible there. I can watch the sail boats right outside my door every day or rent one if I want to do it myself. I can kayak. Or take a bike ride down to the beach but I don't have to put up with the parking problems. At night I can watch the fireworks at Sea World from my front yard. I love it there and want other people to enjoy it too.

Terri Miller purchased this bungalow in 2008

Why Terri Miller chose Crown Point

Location. And views. San Diego is a fun, active community with the best weather in the country. We are so close to all things San Diego. Right on the waters of Mission Bay in Pacific Beach, access to boardwalk just across the street. A short drive to downtown, Coronado Island, LaJolla, Sea World, the list goes on. The best of everything. A quiet neighborhood within minutes of the freeways and beaches. A true getaway.

What makes this bungalow unique

It's cozy and comfortable. Great views. It's been recently renovated from top to bottom, inside and out. The back yard has a bbq and hot tub. So after a long day at the beach, which is nearby, I look forward to relaxing in my own back yard. The boardwalk to the beach is right outside my door where I can ride my bike or walk my dog.


Crown Point Bungalow Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • bungalow
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:30 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Water View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Claw foot tub, double sinks and quite roomy. Outdoor shower head for quick beach rinse offs or washing hair is available in back yard. It’s not private but could be handy for rinsing beach equipment or bathing suits.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Day bed with Trundle
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 5 bicycles
  • 3 garden chairs
  • 4 beach chairs
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseshoes
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Picnic table, patio furniture, 50 feet from water, no obstructed views, large screen TV with DVR, convertible bed is a daybed w/ trundle (sleeps 2),coffee pot and grinder, crock pot, iron and ironing board.


Beautiful views and weather to match.

VRBO Bear stayed here

Nov 10, 2014

What a wonderful getaway weekend we had at Bungalow by the Bay! Terri was a pleasure to work with, and the home was perfect. From the moment we pulled up to see the mini beach with chairs in the front yard overlooking the bay, to the time we left, we had a great experience. The home was stocked with everything one could need and more. The weather was beautiful, and the home lent itself nicely to enjoying the breezes with plenty of windows and doors overlooking the bay or backyard hideaway. We enjoyed several sunsets from the comfort of the front yard utilizing the mini beach setup and chairs. There is such an amazing view of the bay, cars traveling on the street frequently slow down or stop to take photos! Just a few steps away from the front door are stairs to experience the beautiful views directly on the beach. We chose exploring by foot rather than renting a car. There were a ton of great restaurants and beach activities within a mile or two of the home. When we wanted to relax, we were able to enjoy the home amenities such as the cozy hot tub when the evening temperatures were just right. We also loved sitting on the back porch soaking in the amazing weather. Downtown was a short 15 minute cab ride. The beds were very comfortable, and the shower always had plenty of hot water. The bathroom was also well supplied with essentials. I fell in love with San Diego and this lovely home.

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**Bungalow by the Bay**Sunsets, Sails and Cool Breezes**
average rating of 4.9583335 based on 72 reviews

Just like the pictures- great getaway!

  • 5 of 5

The house was great, well equipped with everything we could need for the beach! We went to mission beach just down the road- and also enjoyed the bike trail that’s right in front of the house. Great backyard too! My kids enjoyed the kid friendly touches and the hot tub- they even took pictures of the stuffed animals because they will miss them :) thanks for sharing your home with us.

  • Submitted: Mar 23, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect Location and Sized House

  • 5 of 5

We were very pleased to have the opportunity to stay at Bungalow by the Bay. The house is centrally located, with parking. It was fun to sit outside or gaze through the window at all the quiet activity on the bay. The house is perfect for families with older or younger kids. My boys (10 & 13) had a great time horsing around on the sand and riding bikes to the amusement park and, of course, to the beach.

The house is clean and well stocked so cooking was no problem. Having a washer and dryer was handy too. There were a couple of nights we enjoyed comfortably watching movies, playing board games, and getting in the hot tub after a big day of site-seeing. Hope you enjoy your stay at Bungalow by the Bay as much as we did!

  • Submitted: Mar 21, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Sweet home with amazing views!

  • 5 of 5

This home was just perfect for our family spring break getaway! It had absolutely everything we needed and so nice and clean! My daughter and husband enjoyed the bikes and the hot tub was awesome for all of us! Can't wait to return!

  • Submitted: Mar 15, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great location. Very nice property with 3 bedrooms, hot tub and grill in the backyard.

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay. It was clean and confortable place to stay in a good neighborhood and 2 minutes from beach. Kids park on bay beach was less than 5 minutes which we enjoyed. Having hot tub and bbq grill in the backyard added a lot to our experience. Terri was great and kindly let us in 4 hrs prior to checkin time. She was very helpful and explained everything very nicely and was very responsive to text/calls within 30 minutes. I would certainly recommend this property and also come back.

  • Submitted: Jan 30, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Sarju, it was such a pleasure having and your lovely family as my guest. I hope to host you once again.
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Comfortable and cozy!

  • 5 of 5

Staying at "Bungalow by the Bay" was a Christmas present our extended family gave to ourselves! After enjoying our previous visit, we four seniors decided to bring a tiny artificial Christmas tree and share our holiday time. The kitchen was wonderfully stocked so making delicious meals together was so homey. The sunsets were spectacular. The home evidenced attention to detail and each of the bedrooms was quite comfortable. Terri was extremely thoughtful and considerate of our needs.

  • Submitted: Jan 8, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
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Perfect! Perfect! Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

We had an amazing stay. The house was very well kept, backyard was lovely and beautifully laid out. The rooms were bigger than I expected, our family of five fit perfectly. The sunsets and view everyday took my breath away. The location is wonderful. We road the bikes everyday, SeaWorld three times, the beach path and the bay path. There are wonderful restaurants less than a mile away. This home really is wonderful! The spa was a bonus! Thank you again Terri for sharing your home with our family!

  • Submitted: Dec 4, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
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Nearest Airport
8 Miles
San Diego International
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
I-5 and I-8
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Miles
Crown Point Coffee
Nearest Beach
The Bay
Nearest Point of Interest
Barefoot Beach Club
Nearest Point of Interest
3 Rockin' places to eat within walking distance of home.
Nearest Point of Interest
Mission Bay Blvd
Nearest Point of Interest
Bellmont Park Roller Coaster
Nearest Point of Interest
Mission Bay Park
Nearest Point of Interest
Nearest Point of Interest
Sail Bay
Nearest Point of Interest
Vons Grocery Store
Nearest Point of Interest
Sea World
Nearest Point of Interest
Covered Picnic areas
Nearest Point of Interest
Fanuel Street Park
Nearest Point of Interest
Crab Shack
Nearest Point of Interest
Italian Restaurant
Nearest Point of Interest
Car: recommended

Great location...50 feet to jogging path/boardwalk that meanders around the bay. Literally minutes from rollercoaster on Pacific Beach, ocean and downtown San Diego to include Gas lamp District, Chargers Stadium and Petco Park where the San Diego Padres play. Boat races at certain times of year within walking distance.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150
Damage Insurance $59

Please purchase trip insurance as any paid deposits are only refundable, less 10%, if the dates are rebooked. The cleaning fee is 100% refunded.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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