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Ocean and Beach View Townhouse on Mandalay Beach in Oxnard, Ca

Bedrooms 2
Space 2,200 sq. ft.
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 1 - 2 nights


About the property

Townhome, 2 Bedrooms + Den, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 9)

Located on the golden sands of Mandalay Shores, a tranquil beach community. Enjoy morning coffee, watching the frolicking dolphins, overlooking the Pacific from the two decks. This three story unit enjoys breathtaking ocean views just steps to the sand. There is a beach park directly in front of the property. Just call out to speak to your kids.

The living room, dining area, kitchen and the two bedrooms all look out to the sea. The two upper bedrooms and living room have sliding patio doors that open onto a spacious deck, inviting in the sea breezes. The kitchen is a delight and has been newly remodeled. The master bath has a clawfoot tub. The second bedroom has bunk beds and a trundle underneath, which will accommodate three. There is also an outdoor shower for convienence when returning from the beach.

Newly remodeled kitchen with stainless steel appliances, commercial stove, new dishwasher, and large sized refrigerator and freezer

It is home to nine marinas, unique shopping, and great waterfront restaurants. You can hop on a boat for a fishing excursion, whale watching or a trip to the channel islands. Or, drive up the coast to Santa Barbara for world-class entertainment, dining and wineries.

We also include lots of beach gear such as portable beach chairs, chaises, umbrellas and sand toys for your fun.

Free Wi-Fi throughout the house.

Keywords: ocean view, Beach facing, townhome, Multi level, balconys, sand, beach park,

More Details

Gary Rosen
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
November 20, 2017

About Gary Rosen

I have lived at or near the beach my entire life. I have lived in South Florida, Marina Del Rey - CA, and in Mandalay Beach Oxnard. Although I live in Los Angeles most of the time, our Beach House is the place I need to get to for my self.

Gary Rosen purchased this townhome in 2007

Why Gary Rosen chose Oxnard Shores

We enjoy our beach house for our family of 5. It is our get-away home. When we are not using it, we are delighted to offer it to you.

What makes this townhome unique

This home provides a peaceful and safe place to unwind from the busy life we all have. The kids spend their time on the sand, biking, or just hanging out with the big screen tv, Netflix Streaming, Free WiFi everywhere or playing game cube.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Gary was very helpful and provided detailed instructions! And the house itself is absolutely fantastic with perfect ocean view!! The place was very clean, comfortable and had everything we needed.
Apr 2016
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Oxnard Shores Townhome Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • townhome
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • Max. adults: 9
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Loud music after 8pm is not allowed
  • No drinking alcohol on the driveway or common areas of the property
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , New Walk in shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , New bathroom with clawfoot tub
  • Upstairs bathroom
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • California King in Master Bedroom which sleeps 2. Guest Bedroom has bunk beds and a trundle which sleeps 3. Sofa located in living room sleeps 1. Lower level has 1 day bed and trundle which sleeps 2, as well as a large sofa which can sleep 1.
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • outlet shopping
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
Beach chairs, beach chaises, beach umbrellas, boogie boards and beach toys all available for your fun.


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Ocean and Beach View Townhouse on Mandalay Beach in Oxnard, Ca
average rating of 3.945946 based on 43 reviews
New York City

FABULOUS Beach House!

  • 5 of 5

This beach house was truly a home away from home for me and my Mom for Oct/Nov ('14) and then again for me the first week in December. It was such a wonderful experience, from start to finish, I don't even know where to begin. Ok, I'll start with the fact that Gary & Maxine are FANTASTIC...a dream to do business with. I felt as though I was communicating with dear friends.

The beach house is spacious, it was more than enough room for my needs and yet somehow managed to still feel cozy. The balconies/terraces off of the master bedroom and the living room were delightful to enjoy breakfast, late afternoon coffee/tea, or a glass of wine from, and the view of the ocean and sunsets was FABULOUS. I wish I could post even one of my photos of the magnificent sunsets we were treated to. The beds were SUPER comfortable and please know that I am very picky about my sleep comfort. Even the daybed in the entertainment/rec room downstairs is luxurious and had my mom sleeping like a baby. The kitchen is wonderful and provided plenty of counter space, and was stocked with plenty of dishes, flat wear, pots & pans, spices, etc...The fireplace in the spacious loft-like living room/kitchen area was a real treat.

The neighborhood is wonderful, upscale, safe, and quiet, with great dining options nearby. I HIGHLY recommend Mrs. Olsen's Coffee Shop...I can still smell the divine plate of steak & eggs I had on my last morning there. Bike rentals at the Marina are a short 2 minute drive away and there's plenty to do if your so inclined or you can relax and enjoy watching the surfers, frolicking dogs on the beach, kids at play, people flying kites & remote controlled air get the idea.

The neighborhood has a relaxed, friendly, inviting feel to it that is truly welcoming and wonderful. I hope to be back soon.

Many thanks Gary & Maxine

  • Submitted: Dec 28, 2014
  • Stayed: October 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Front Royal, Virginia

A Little Peace of Heaven!

  • 5 of 5

Gary and his lovely wife may have to evict us from their stellar beach townhouse. Believe all the great reviews and know that your dream vacation has been ensured by the love of detail by this couple. Their desire to provide a stress- free get away for all is inexplicably illuminated by their cozy, private and shabby-chic (with elegance) home-away from home. I have enjoyed an entire month here and am looking forward to another month now. The first two weeks was a ‘ladies yearly vacation’ with one friend traveling from as far away as Bermuda. The following two weeks I chose to listen to the needs of my body and mind so as not to burn out and therefore obtained a new perspective on life by devoting time with myself and all the new friends I have made here. The change in routine and the ambience of this house has given me permission to read all the novels and biographies I normally would not slow down enough to enjoy. My 84 year old mother, my 38 year old daughter and my 31 year old son arrived last night from Virginia so that we may enjoy some quality time in a designated stress- free home.

You may be a bit uncomfortable renting a home sight unseen as I was initially. However listen to your “gut” feeling and take the leap as I did. Gary supplies everything needed to ensure a stress-free, relaxing and revitalizing vacation…except the groceries or vouchers for all the wonderful restaurants and wineries nearby….darn! Believe me when I say, “Everything!” Lovely stoneware, stemware, numerous utensils, towels, shampoos, cleaning supplies (don’t worry… can hire Juanita to clean for you at a very reasonable price and she even left a coffee filter in the pot for my next cup of coffee.), books, toys, beach chairs and too many other amenities (and necessities i.e. toilet tissue, paper towels, etc.) have been stored and arranged not only for convenience but for aesthetic purposes. He has gone way beyond the call of duty to ensure all of us feel like a guest in his home. He makes you feel as if you have a ‘butler’ on call but he is never intrusive. (I have only seen butlers on TV but he epitome of one.)

Gary installed glass partitions which flank the front and sides of the two spacious patios facing the ocean. On chilly nights you can relax on a comfy Adirondack chair w/o the cool breezes forcing you inside. But if you wish to miss the magnificent sunsets and stay indoors, he has provided a beautiful fireplace in the dining area which opens into a newly updated

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2012
  • Stayed: June 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Holly. You were a delight to have stay at our Beach House
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  • 2 of 5

Although the location was great, I think the maintenance people let the owner down.

Place was not clean, basic things like soap and hand soap were missing in all bathrooms, many lights were out in kitchen/living room. We had to switch some bulbs to light kitchen area to cook. The dishwasher was not working.

Gary was courteous and prompt and I think he needs to know that his cleaning crew is letting him down!

  • Submitted: Nov 2, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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What Was Left

  • 3 of 5

I was late to booking a house for this weekend. I read the reviews and knew what I was in for. One of the advertised rooms was a garage that they put beds and a couch in. The grill was stored away into a dark room and was not accessible. There was a lack of supply that you normally would expect in a vacation rental. We had to run to the store the basic supplies.

The worse part was the neighbor. She was outside when we arrived and already started asking questions about noise level and the number of people spending the weekend. We got back from the beach at 5pm, a little loud but not out of control, and she was outside glaring at us and visibly upset.

  • Submitted: Aug 23, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 2 of 5

Location was amazing. It was like having our own private beach. The property itself is in need of work. It was not very clean upon arrival and throughout the stay it would have been nice to sweep up the sand we had tracked in but there was no broom. The sleeping arrangements were not ideal and it was listed as sleeping 9 when in reality 2 of those spots were couches. The trash had not been taken out in a very long time it seemed as the trash cans were overflowing and the flies and stench seeped into the main floor when the windows and door were open. Pretty disappointed in our stay with the price we paid wasn't worth it.

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Los Angeles

It is steps to the beach

  • 4 of 5

The town house its self is just 2 houses from the beach. There are basketball courts, swings and a slide in the sand for the kids. The house itself has 3 stories of stairs( no hand rails), so I was fearful of people falling down them. The kitchen , living room and bathroom are on the 2nd floor. The house looks to have been remodeled a while ago. There are some nice touches( balcony, large shower, large tub). There is not a DVD player as stated, only streaming, no cable TV. The master bedroom bed was comfortable, but bunk bed and trundle mattresses were hard, my sister slept on the couch. My 5' 10" son didn't fit in the bunkbed( head and feet hit the ends of the bed). Overall the location was great.

  • Submitted: Jul 4, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Golf N' Stuff
Port Hueneme Lighthouse
Olive Garden
The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf
Tierra Sur At Herzog Wine Cellars
Big Daddy O's Beach BBQ -- CLOSED
Bj's Restaurant & Brewery
Hilton Garden Inn Oxnard/Camarillo
Hunan Garden
Red Lobster
Hometown Buffets
Plaza Cinemas 14
Baker's Square Restaurant and Pies -- CLOSED
Centerpoint Mall
Camarillo Premium Outlets
Angelo's Italian Restaurant
Century Stadium 16
Topper's Pizza Place

There is a magnificent harbor located blocks away. Boats can be rented with a crew for fishing or sightseeing.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $99
Cleaning Fee $175
Tax Rate 7.5%

Rates are Subject to change until the property is confirmed and booked. Checkin time is 4pm and checkout time is 11am

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 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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