Spanish Style Villa, Pool, Walk to Beach, a Dream Vacation!(36 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:4-7 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Ask Owner
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
House, 4 large sunny bedrooms with bathrooms ensuite.
Beautiful architectural design and decor combine with a fabulous location for an ideal holiday with family and friends. There is nothing more romantic than strolling down to the beach to watch the sunset, and returning to enjoy drinks by the pool. The large rooms, garden, pool, and location near beach and village - make this the ideal holiday retreat.
Casasol is located near south Windansea Beach in an exclusive neighborhood. Unlike some La Jolla homes in the hills where there are no sidewalks and it is difficult to walk, the homes in this area are perfect for walking, jogging, or riding our bikes through the neighborhood to the beach or restaurants and coffee houses nearby.
Casasol is a designated historic property. Today it is restored and modernized, but filled with the same charm and character that the architect gave La Jolla's famous La Valencia Hotel: carved stone benches, leaded glass windows, hand-crafted tiles; high beamed ceilings; carved walnut paneled dining room, tile and wood floors throughout. (Click on the link below to see large scale images.)
Enjoy the romance and charm of the house, during dinners alongside the pool or in the large dining room with a table which seats up to 12. The modern kitchen with breakfast nook, is designed for cooking together. The house is equipped with everything you need to play, picnic, and enjoy the beaches, from folding chairs, coolers, to toys and bikes. The family room with flat screen has an adjacent cabana bath for changing for the pool. Exquisitely furnished, with the best linens, a gourmet eat-in kitchen with travertine floors, granite and Corian surfaces, Casasol will provide a holiday in style and comfort. A wood burning fireplace is equipped with a gas starter, and a pile of firewood is available. We provide two additional folding beds, and a Graco crib for additional sleeping arrangements.
The 4000 sq ft. home includes three large sun-filled bedrooms upstairs, each with their own bathrooms, and a bedroom/study downstairs with its own bathroom, and a family room (sofa couch) with its own bathroom.
Master Bedroom 1: California King -- sleeps 2
Master Bedroom 2: Cal King -- sleeps 2
Adjacent Study/Sleeping Porch: Folding Bed can be placed here. – sleeps 1
Twin or King Bedroom: Twin beds can be Joined for 2
All of the bedrooms are very large, and are furnished with down comforters in the winter, and excellent quality linens.
Bedroom/Study with double/full bed and an adjacent bathroom. -- sleeps 2
Double Size Sofa Bed in Family Room – sleeps 2
Surrounded by a wall and 60’ tall trees and a garden, the pool is about 50 feet in length and is 9 feet deep at the deep end.
Kid friendly beaches: Within a few minutes walk is a beach for wonderful tide pooling and exploration. A few minutes into the village and any day you can watch the seals play at the Children’s Pool.
No smoking is permitted in the house.
Keywords: Charm, Romantic, Luxurious, Historic, Beach, Pool
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Member since: 1998
- 4000 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 10
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10
- King size bed (2), Twin size beds (2) both upstairs, Full Size bed in downstairs study; 4 Portable folding beds for guests up to 18 years. One can fit in the upstairs porch or inside the large bedrooms. Also: 1 Baby Crib Graco Travel Crib; Sleep Sofa in Family Room. We comfortably sleep 7 adults in beds, 8-9 if you want to work with the sofa bed....moreless
Bathrooms: 5 Bathrooms
- Casasol is a historically designated home, built in 1929-30.
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Satellite / Cable
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Theme Parks
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Miniature Golf
- Sight Seeing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Jet Skiing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 10 people
- Clothes Dryer
- Free Long Distance:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Living Room
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Deck / Patio
- Lanai / Gazebo
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Early Summer 2017
May 27 - Jun 30, 2017
5 night min stay
Jul 9 - Aug 29, 2017
6 night min stay
New Years Holiday
Dec 20 - Jan 2, 2018
7 night min stay
My Standard Rate
4 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Fees and Rental Conditions:
- Cleaning Peak Summer $300 + tax
- Property Damage Protection $59
- Refundable Damage Deposit $300
- Tax Rate 10.5%
SUMMER RENTALS: TWO WEEK DISCOUNT IN SUMMER = Save $400 per week if you rent two weeks or more. Summer CLEANING is $300.
TIMING - Saturday to Saturday rentals preferred.
POOL is heated by a solar blanket; surcharge if gas heater is used (varies from $200 summer to $400 winter).
Please communicate directly with us at email@example.com, or 858-922-5162, to confirm pricing and details.
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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Car: Not Necessary
San Diego Zoo, Sea World, Legoland, all nearby.
Year Purchased: 1993
About the owner: Your hosts are an art historian and a retired airline captain. They are international travelers. The home is a designated historic property. The home and garden were featured in the 2002 La Jolla Historical Society's Home and Garden Tour.
Why the Owner Chose La Jolla, San Diego, CA, USA:
If you enjoy expansive, sunny, and the relaxing feel of a beautifully designed home - this is the place for you. The feeling is romantic early California-Spanish, with colorful Bougainvillea spilling over the walls, tiles, stone and leaded windows. Bring out lunch and drinks and enjoy them by the large pool; or pack up snacks and drinks and head a few minutes down to watch the ocean at the beach. We are minutes into the village and fine restaurants of La Jolla - and the bars and hot spots of Pacific Beach.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
The home has been restored to its former beauty, and furnished with antiques and furniture that maximize comfort and enjoyment. You have a kitchen equipped for the gourmet cook. The kitchen is a cook's delight, with cozy table for eating across from a new LED flat screen... Picnic and beach gear for outings...Complete wireless WiFi access.
- Primary: +1 8589225162 California, USA
- Secondary: +1 8586520048
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View looking west from garden & pool.
Family Room looking north to dining room and living room
Downstairs bedroom with adjacent bath.
Bathroom off of downstairs bedroom and kitchen
Bath off of second master bedroom
"Our" beach - called South Windansea - a 8 minute walk or few minute drive.
Leaded windows & carved wood are Arts & Crafts period details.
Cabana bathroom - for showering before & after going in the pool
Enclosed patio behind kitchen with barbecue
Upstairs, second master with king bed. Has french doors which open onto porch.
Porch off Blue King Bedroom - perfect for small folding bed.
Tide pooling at South Windansea beach...
South Windansea Beach...minutes walk from Casasol.
This listing was first published here in 2010.
Date last modified - Sunday, April 23, 2017
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