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Encinitas Beach Cottage

Sleeps3
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 1 Bedroom, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-3)

Step outside and pick some oranges off the tree for fresh juice for breakfast, or pick some limes for a refreshing mojito. The grounds of this charmingly furnished Cottage Guest House in the scenic Leucadia area of Encinitas, are lush and tropical with lots of fruit trees and we've even started an organic garden. Fresh salad anyone? It's in a quiet residential neighborhood ½ mile from Beacons Beach, Stone Steps Beach and South Carlsbad State Beach for surfing, enjoying romantic sunsets and other beach fun. Just 1 mile to downtown Encinitas, Moonlight Beach and train station (which gives you access to downtown San Diego, Padres games, Convention Center, Charger Games, San Diego Bay, Mission Bay, Los Angeles and anywhere Amtrak will go).

Non-Smoking Guest House offers - Onsite parking, 1 bedroom with large closet, beautiful home style living with bathroom w/shower, fully appointed kitchen (including small appliances like; Microwave, blender, coffee maker, iron, toaster) living room with TV, cable, Wi-Fi, breakfast bar, and large private patio. Patio features a propane barbecue, table and chairs. It’s ideal for grilling, breakfast, lunch, dinner or just relaxing. Ceiling fans in both living and bedroom. Washer and dryer located in utility room.

Leucadia is a safe, friendly beach community that features a lot of yoga, healthy food, surfing, running, cycling, and all the rest the beach has to offer.

*Boogie boards, surf board, beach towels, beach chairs and umbrella are available if you need. We also have a porta crib if baby will be joining you.

We are pet friendly as you’ll see by our cat (Dookie) and Australian Shepherd (Jodee), as is our community. There are several nearby dog parks and Del Mar's dog beach is just 10 minutes down the road.

Fully furnished, tastefully decorated for weekly or monthly rentals -

Keywords: Beach Cottage

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
November 20, 2017

About The Owner

San Diego Natives with a long time desire to live at the beach. This finally happened in 1996 when we bought our first house at the beach in Encinitas and we have never looked back. Encinitas is home and we could never go elsewhere. We love it here with our family and know our guests will love it as well.

The Owner purchased this house in 2005

Why The Owner chose Encinitas

Spend any amount of time here in Encinitas and you'll see why we fell in love with this wonderful beach community. It's got so much to offer and it's beautiful almost the entire year round. Laid back, funky, and hip all at the same time.

What makes this house unique

surf, bike, jogging, beach, sun, fine dining, entertainment; it's all here

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Amenities

Encinitas House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • pets considered
  • non smoking only ...
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • Queen size Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(13 traveler reviews)

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Encinitas Beach Cottage
average rating of 4.923077 based on 13 reviews
5

convenient and quiet

  • 5 of 5

Close the beach Carlsbad or Encinitas, and a short trip to San Diego .

Very convenient!

  • Submitted: Oct 22, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful Cottage!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I were very happy with our stay and our dogs were happy too! The Cottage is located in a wonderful neighborhood, with a private entrance. It is very spacious inside with a cozy feel. Peggy was very nice and accommodating. The Cottage was clean and had everything you need for a comfortable stay. It was great for our dogs. There was plenty of room for them to come and go (inside and outside) with a nice fenced in area where you can keep the door open and enjoy the beautiful southern California weather. We highly recommend this Cottage, and hope to stay again in the future!

  • Submitted: Oct 11, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Peaceful Palace

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed this VRBO rental so very much. The cottage was very, very clean and quiet and well-equipped. The stay here was effortless and we enjoyed our vacation much more knowing that we were in a very safe and comfortable place. We'll return again!

  • Submitted: Apr 3, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Praise +

  • 5 of 5

Stayed 2 weeks with dog. Hesitate to review it because I want it all to myself. Better than I ever imagined. Clean with minimalist, tasteful decor--welcoming but not touristy-fussy. I felt at home there, instantly. Comfy furniture, comfy bed, anything you would need in kitchen and bath, near best beaches in SD County (don't tell others), (driving) near great Encinitas shopping, and in a picturesque residential neighborhood far from bustle of beach scene but close enough to it to enjoy it. Concerns = if you want to be close to downtown attractions, venue is in North County, a long haul out always crowded I-5 corridor. Also to me it would be too small for 4--but perfect for 1 or 2. Last, you will need a car--this venue is not in the middle of tourist action (that's what is great about it). Also perfect for females traveling alone--felt safe, walked dog in evening and never worried about coming back there after dark. Designated parking spot and well-lit. Finally nothing but praise for owners--Peggy was attentive but respectful of privacy and generous beyond call of duty once when my dog behaved badly. In short, I would go there again. Tomorrow. Hoping they might let me move in there....

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2016
  • Stayed: April 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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west virginia
5

Beautiful Encinitas

  • 5 of 5

I've stayed at this property a few times and love the location (short drive to beaches), the fenced in yard, the owners, and the kitchen/grill amenities. The landscaping is nice and there is an outdoor shower. Because San Diego has been unseasonably warm, it is important to note there is no AC as detailed;however, it was so hot at night we couldn't sleep. There is a small window in each room and ceiling fans but only hot air circulated and we couldn't get cool. I think an AC window unit is a must but now that I know I can plan accordingly and wouldn't hesitate to stay.

  • Submitted: Oct 11, 2015
  • Stayed: September 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Las Vegas, NV
5

Spectacular

  • 5 of 5

This rental was exactly as advertised. It slept my little family of 4 perfectly with room to spare. It is quiet and off the beaten path. The neighborhood is beautiful and quiet. The beach is a short drive away and beach stuff is provided all you need to do is ask. The patio was great and enclosed. We ate our dinners out there and it kept my little one closed in and still let him run around. Peggy and her husband were accommodating and nice. Our youngest is approaching 2 and has started his screaming phase and I felt terrible. I was reassured it was okay and to not stress about it. We will definitely be going back next summer!!!

  • Submitted: Aug 11, 2014
  • Stayed: August 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $100
Cleaning fee $55

We require a good faith deposit of $100 within 5 days of reservation request, and the balance due no later than 2 weeks before check-in. We still do business with checks and snail mail, so mailing address will be given at time of reservation.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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