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R & R - Lovely, Large Mission Beach Family Home - Steps to Bay/Ocean

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Front courtyard and outside dining. Short walk to the Bay.

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Last updated: 11/29/2016
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  • Minimum stay:4-7 nights
  • Sleeps:10
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:3
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

You will love the comfort of our beach home. This is not a condo or town home. It is a large home (1,775 sf) in a great part of Mission Beach that we bought because of its great location, large floor plan, nice bedrooms, garage, in unit washer/dryer, and most of all, closeness to the Bay and ocean, restaurants and numerous activities of Mission and Pacific Beaches!

Our house has tile and wood floors through out. 3 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms, 1 on each floor, provide lots of privacy and make it perfect for several couples, a couple of families or an extended family. Two families can easily share this house with queen bed on the 1st floor and queen bed and en-suite bathroom on the 3rd floor. The 2nd floor has a bedroom with a full size bed along with an extra long and deep queen pull-out sofa bed in the living room. There are two extra twin beds available in the master suite (full size twin bed best suited for kids, but have been used by adults).

We have done our best to provide full amenities - towels, linens, beach towels, beach chairs, beach umbrellas, beach cruisers, fully equipped kitchen, bar-b-q, fire pit - everything that we have thought that you figured that you needed to haul along with you on your vacation, and perhaps more.

2 car garage is a GREAT amenity for the beach, as well as our in-home washer and dryer. The entire house was remodeled and updated in September of 2011 including brand new furniture inside and out, and appliances all updated since then. We bought a new queen sleeper sofa June, 2016.

Being so close to the ocean, the bay, restaurants, shopping and every type of water and land sport makes it so comfortable and relaxing. You can walk or ride bikes to nearly anything you may want to do. With the bike and walking paths around the bay and along the beach, there is really no need to take your car out of the garage once you arrive. We provide 5 beach cruisers with locks and there are 2 bike rental shops less than 1 block away.

Have breakfast at The Mission Cafe on Mission Blvd is a must. Or a great morning walk to the historic Crystal Pier and you can enjoy Kono's Cafe for breakfast or lunch. Walk to World Famous, Guava Beach, Single Fin, The Local, the Cabo Beach Cantina for great dinners and watch the sunset. Catamaran Resort and Spa is a short walk away if you want to workout in the gym or enjoy the spa and be pampered.

Golf? Catch a quick 9 holes of golf on the Mission Bay Golf Course (3 miles away) or drive up the coast to the famous Torrey Pines Golf Course (10 miles away, 36 holes on North and South courses and home of 2008 U.S. Open). Riverwalk and Presidio Golf Courses are only a few minutes away.

During the summer, watch the fireworks at Sea World every night from the 3rd floor balcony or sit on the sand on the bay. Visit Humphrey's by the Bay for an outstanding outdoor concert. Jump on the bikes to visit JRDN at Tower 23 - one of the nicest restaurants in the beach area - or Cass St Bar and Grill or The Fishery, or visit any of the great spots on Garnet Ave for shopping and great fun bars / gastropubs / restaurants.

Perfect location for riding your bike along the beach or around the bay, or take a walk and enjoy a sunset. Great front yard for bar-b-ques and just relaxing from a long day of activities.

Keywords: House, Bay side, Ocean, large, comfortable, quiet, Beach, 3bd/3ba, sleeps 10, garage, remodeled 2011, all amenities, European feel.

Owner

Member since: 2011

Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 11/29/2016

Property Type

  • House
  • 1775 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 double

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  • Living Room : 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Queen size pull-out sofa bed...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

    Master Bedroom also has two twin size beds...moreless

  • First Floor bedroom - Queen sized bed with bathroom down the hall Second Floor Bedroom - Full size bed with bathroom in hallway. Second Floor - Living Room - Queen size pull out sofa bed. Shares bathroom with 2nd Floor bedroom Third Floor Master Suite - Queen size bed with ensuite bathroom. Also, two (2) twin size beds in Master Suite. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • - Access to Mission Bay (steps away) and Pacific Ocean ( 1-1/2 blocks) cannot beat location and proximity to activities including the ocean, bay, restaurants, Sea World, downtown San Diego and night life. - Bikes and beach equipment all nearby. Rent bikes and beach stuff at Radd Action Sport and Kings Cruiser (1 block away) - Water activities and rentals at Mission Bay Sportcenter, Mission Bay Aquatic Center or Catamaran Resort and Spa where you can rent anything for the water. - Large area for outdoor entertaining. - Brand new furniture and recently remodeled in September of 2011...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Numerous books on book shelves provided or left behind by past visitors for reading on the beach. ...moreless

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player:

    Blu-Ray player in living room and master suite...moreless

  • Games:

    Some...moreless

  • Music Library:

    iPod/iPhone docking stations in Living Room and Bedrooms...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Large 55 inch TV in Living Room and 42 inch TV in upstairs bedroom. Cable TV, Blu-Ray, Apple TV, high speed Wi-Fi internet and iPod/iPhone docking stations thru-out provide many entertainment options for kids and family....moreless

  • Stereo:

    Living Room stereo with iPod/iPhone dock...moreless

  • Television:

    55' TV in Living Room and TV's in upstairs and downstairs bedrooms. ...moreless

  • Toys:

    Beach toys...moreless

  • Video Library:

    Apple TV box in living room ...moreless

Attractions

  • Arboretum
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach View:

    Beach, bay and ocean views. Third house from Bay. 1 1/2 blocks from Pacific Ocean ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Dining table, bar counter, Front patio table...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    No A/C. Only cool ocean breezes. Fans provided in bedrooms. ...moreless

  • Broadband Access:

    High speed internet and Wi-Fi. Apple TV...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    New. Conveniently located on 1st Floor....moreless

  • Covered Parking:

    2 car garage with key pad entry and remotes...moreless

  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    5 adult beach cruiser bikes provided. Bike rental stores nearby for kids and additional bikes. Also, surfing and boogie board rentals available. We do provide two boogie boards. ...moreless

  • Garage:

    2-car garage with garage door openers and convenient keypad entry. Room for bikes, boards etc. in garage or in secured side breezeway....moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    2-car garage....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Bathroom towels plus some beach towels...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    New. Conveniently located on 1st Floor....moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Guest Wi-Fi...moreless

  • Wood Fireplace:

    Fire pit in front courtyard...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Regular coffee maker plus latte maker...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    All new kitchen dinnerware, pots and pans and small electric applicances. Dinnerware for 12. Coffee and Latte machine...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Fully furnished with Cruisant appliances....moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    w/ counter bar, gas stove, stainless refrigerator, dishwasher, microwave. Fully equipped. Just like home....moreless

  • Microwave:

    New....moreless

  • Oven:

    Gas...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Everything you will need....moreless

Outside

  • Balcony:

    (2) On second and third floors. Can see the Bay and the fireworks at Sea World from balconies. 2 lounge chairs on top floor with coffee table. Bistro set and chairs on second floor....moreless

  • Bicycles:

    5 adult bikes provided. Bike rental stores nearby for kids and additional bikes. ...moreless

  • Boat:

    Boat rentals available nearby at Catamaran Spa and Resort and Mission Bay Sports Center...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Large front patio with table for six + umbrella, loveseat and chairs, barbeque and fire pit. Secured side patio for storing bikes, boards , etc. Additional view decks on Living Room and Master Bedroom...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Rentals available nearby at Catamaran Spa and Resort and Mission Bay Sports Center as well as other locations...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Large Barbeque...moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    Boat rentals available nearby at Catamaran Spa and Resort and Mission Bay Sports Center. Surf boards and boogie boards (along with Bikes) available for rent at RADD Action Sports...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Enjoy swimming in the bay or the ocean ...moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Early June
Jun 3 - Jun 23, 2017
7 night min stay

$3,000

Changeover Day: Saturday

Late June
Jun 24 - Jun 30, 2017
7 night min stay

$3,600

Changeover Day: Saturday

4th of July week
Jul 1 - Jul 7, 2017
7 night min stay

$3,900
July
Jul 8 - Aug 4, 2017
7 night min stay

$3,800
Early August
Aug 5 - Aug 11, 2017
7 night min stay

$3,500
Late August
Aug 12 - Aug 26, 2017
7 night min stay

$3,300
My Standard Rate
4 night min stay
$525

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Pet Fee $100
  • Cleaning Fee $200 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Tax Rate 11.05%

Notes:

> Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

> Damage protection can be either refundable $500 deposit, or purchase Property Damage Protection Insurance for $49.

> Standard check-in / check-out day is Saturday.

> Pet Fee is a refundable cleaning fee refunded if there are no issues.

> Please contact us if you have any questions about rates or payments.


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Location

7 Miles
Nearest Airport
San Diego International Airport
0.1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Single Fin, Saska's, Guava Beach
3 Miles
Nearest Golf
Mission Bay, Riverwalk, Presidio, Torrey Pines
8 Miles
Nearest Train
Santa Fe Train Station, San Diego
2.5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Interstate 5 and Interstate 8
Mission Beach, San Diego, CA, USA
Nearest Restaurant
Greek Gyros, Single Fin, Saska's on Mission Blvd
Mission Beach, San Diego, CA, USA
Nearest Beach
Mission Beach

Car: Not Necessary

Mission Bay is an amazing collection of activities left only to your own energy and imagination. Not listed above: Stand-up Paddle Boarding, Rowing, Kayaking, Running, Yoga, Walking, Dining, Summer fireworks, Concerts, people watching, relaxing on the beach, fun and adventure. Books and brochures on places, where to go and what to do are on premises.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2011

About the owner: Tim was born and raised in San Diego, graduating from San Diego State while living in Mission Beach. After living around the country for several years, training for the US National and Olympic Rowing Team he returned to Southern California and S.D., living in Mission Beach and Pacific Beach. Jann also traveled and lived in many places as well. A native of San Francisco she has always loved San Diego. When she and Tim got married they built a beautiful home in Pacific Beach with views of the ocean and bay but always wanted to live on the water. Our jobs took us to Newport Beach in 2007 but we have always wanted to move back to the San Diego beach life style which is so unique, inviting and relaxing. Although we travel a lot we always come back to San Diego, this is the home that we plan to retire to someday. Retirement is still a few years away for us, but in the meantime we are happy to offer and share our lovely home to those who love or want to experience living at the beach.

Why the Owner Chose Mission Beach, San Diego, CA, USA:
When Jann met Tim, he lived in Mission Beach. When she moved to live in San Diego, she loved the beach and the lifestyle. We built a beautiful home in Pacific Beach near Mount Soledad and La Jolla and the beaches. We moved to Newport Beach for Jann's promotion a few years ago. We enjoy Newport Beach but when we started to talk about where we would like to live when we retire someday, our thoughts immediately turned to returning to and living in Mission Beach and once again enjoy living the beach lifestyle that we loved. This is the house that we will plan to return to live someday. We love the outdoors and this location definitely provides that. The access from this location to the beach and bay are unsurpassed. The activities of the area are limited only by your energy and imagination. Or simply sit down, relax and enjoy the peace and serenity of the bay, or the energy and activity of the beach. And there really is nothing like a sunset on the Pacific Ocean.....

The Unique Benefits at this House:
A great house in a great location (!!!) in Mission Beach just steps to the sand. We fell in love with this location when we found this house! And we receive many great comments from our tenants about the location of the house, as well as the house accommodations. We lived in the house for the first month while we remodeled and loved every minute of it and spend time in the house a couple of times during the summer ourselves. We have built two homes from the ground up. Jann loves decorating and did a wonderful job decorating this house, again adding to the comfort you will experience in this home. So many things to do! Mission Bay Sport Center and the Catamaran Resort and Spa are both a short walk away and have every water craft or water toy you could want - sailboat, catamaran, SUP, kayak, jet pack - you name it! The Catamaran Resort and Spa is a full service spa with a great fitness center that looks out onto the Bay. We have provided 5 new beach cruisers and there are two great bike rental shops that are less than 1 block away. Great access and easy walking distance to restaurants and things to do. World Famous, Single Fin, The Local, Guava Beach Bar and Grill, Cabo Beach Cantina are all walking distance. The list of restaurants within riding bike distance is too long to list here. If you have a special event (besides vacationing in our house) - a party , a wedding, a reception, an anniversary party - and need a special place to rent for the occasion, ask Tim about the Garty Family Pavilion at the San Diego Rowing Club for more information.


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Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 11/29/2016

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  • Front courtyard and outside dining. Short walk to the Bay.

    Front courtyard and outside dining. Short walk to the Bay.

  • Front courtyard

    Front courtyard

  • 2nd Floor Living Room. New pull out sofa queen size sleeper bed and side chair.

    2nd Floor Living Room. New pull out sofa queen size sleeper bed and side chair.

  • 2nd floor living room with all new furniture

    2nd floor living room with all new furniture

  • Fully equipped kitchen

    Fully equipped kitchen

  • 2nd Floor breakfast table. New expandable pub table.

    2nd Floor breakfast table. New expandable pub table.

  • Master suite

    Master suite

  • Upstairs balcony off of master suite

    Upstairs balcony off of master suite

  • 2nd floor bedroom with full size bed and new TV and blu-ray player.

    2nd floor bedroom with full size bed and new TV and blu-ray player.

  • Quiet court walkway...........

    Quiet court walkway...........

  • Mission Bay and Catamaran Resort and Spa nearby

    Mission Bay and Catamaran Resort and Spa nearby

  • Sailing on Mission Bay

    Sailing on Mission Bay

  • 3 houses from the Bay, a short 1 1/2 blocks to the beach!

    3 houses from the Bay, a short 1 1/2 blocks to the beach!

  • Front courtyard and bar b que and fire pit

    Front courtyard and bar b que and fire pit

  • 2nd floor living room and kitchen

    2nd floor living room and kitchen

  • 2nd Floor Living Room - new decor

    2nd Floor Living Room - new decor

  • Kitchen, stocked with everything that you may need.

    Kitchen, stocked with everything that you may need.

  • Stairs to upstairs master suite

    Stairs to upstairs master suite

  • Master suite en-suite bathroom

    Master suite en-suite bathroom

  • 1st Floor Bedroom w/ queen size bed. Includes own 42" TV.

    1st Floor Bedroom w/ queen size bed. Includes own 42" TV.

  • Fire pit in front courtyard

    Fire pit in front courtyard

  • Bay side sand and boardwalk for sunbathing, biking, running and all activities.

    Bay side sand and boardwalk for sunbathing, biking, running and all activities.

  • San Diego Sports Center and water activities on Santa Clara Point, 5 mins walk

    San Diego Sports Center and water activities on Santa Clara Point, 5 mins walk

  • This says it all...........mission statement!

    This says it all...........mission statement!

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This listing was first published here in 2011.

Date last modified - Thursday, December 01, 2016

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Mission Beach, San Diego, CA, USA #377075

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