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St. Malo Beach Resort, Vacation Home, North County San Diego

Bedrooms 5
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights


About the property

House, 5 Bedrooms, 3.25 Baths

Enjoy a vacation getaway in one of San Diego's best beach resorts, St. Malo. With architecture inspired by St. Malo located on the coast of France, this private community offers the charm of Europe, the weather of Southern California and the benefits of a private beach resort.

Whether you are visiting friends in the area or looking for a resort vacation, this charming 5 bedroom, 3 1/4 bath beach home may be right for you. Nestled in North County San Diego, once you arrive, you will feel like you are truly away from it all. Relax and enjoy yourself. Sit in the patio and enjoy the ocean breeze on a peaceful afternoon, take a long walk on the beach or sit in your beach chair and watch the kids play.

The house is ideal for one or two families or two couples and is ideal for one or two families for adult retreats up to 8 adults. There are five bedrooms with the favorite gathering place on the patio or on the beach.

Bedroom #1: We upgraded the front bedroom to a King bed.

Bedroom #2: Two twin beds (one extra long) with shared bath

Bedroom #3: New double bed shares full bath

Bedroom #4: Queen bed and it's own full bathroom.

Bedroom #5: Two twin beds with shower

Year-round visitors to St. Malo enjoy a private beach, a charming cabana with BBQ facilities, a sand volleyball court, 3 tennis courts and paddle tennis. Golf, restaurants, Legoland (10 min), La Costa Spa (15 min), Disneyland (45min), Sea World (45 min), Del Mar Race Track and Batiquitos Lagoon are nearby.

House is equipped with ATT Uverse high speed internet, Direct TV, DVD player, boogie boards, foam surfboards, beach towels and beach chairs.

Please note: this is a family community and we enjoy renting to couples and families. We do not rent to fraternities, sororities or other groups. This is not a party house. If you misrepresent your group, you will be asked to leave without a refund.

St. Malo is a place to remember. Families and couples come back year after year. Come and join the fun!

Keywords: Family vacation resort, couples resort retreat by the beach, beachfront, st malo, coastal san diego, beach house, beach cottage, san diego vacation rental, san diego family resort, legoland, family, Del mar race track, carlsbad, tennis, golf

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Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
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Calendar last updated:
September 13, 2017


South Oceanside House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • Max. adults: 9
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Resort
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Front Bath - toilet
    Front Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Back Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Back Bathroom - toilet , shower
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Front Bedroom #2 - 2 twin/ single , one twin is extra long
    Front Master Bedroom #1 - 1 king
    Patio Bedroom #3 - 1 queen
    Patio Bedroom #5 - 1 double , Looks out onto the patio.
    Back Bedroom #4 - 2 twin/ single , Nice space for kids or teens. Air conditioner.
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hot air ballooning
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing


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St. Malo Beach Resort, Vacation Home, North County San Diego
average rating of 4.757576 based on 33 reviews

Great Vacation Rental

  • 5 of 5

The whole family enjoyed our stay. Loved the home and access to the private beach is a game changer. I would definitely recommend this home to anyone visiting the area.

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Quite out of date

  • 3 of 5

The place is pretty run down, especially in the bathrooms.

Also the mattresses are more like hammocks, too soft.

  • Submitted: Jun 5, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Our house was built in the early '30's and as a result, the bathrooms, bedrooms, closets, and kitchen are smaller than in a house built today. The house is a charming cottage and we make a point to make sure the appliances and furnishings are up-to-date. But the house is not for everyone. It's a beach house, not a new home. If you are looking for a family vacation in a secret hide-a-way resort, in a beach cottage, then this is a good bet. We've made a point to keep the house updated and clean. We replaced all the mattresses last year. And, in order to make the house more enjoyable, we upgraded the front bedroom to a king bed, instead of a queen. The new king is a "pillow-top" mattress which is supposed to be better, but it turns out a pillow-top is softer than a traditional mattress. It may not be to everyone's liking - as seen by this guest review. I'll get some more feedback from this summer's guests and if it's too soft, we will make a change. As far as the comments about the bathroom, we did replace the toilets the week before this guest's arrival and, surprise, one of the new toilets was a different size than the previous one. We hung up a decorative cloth on the wall behind the toilet until the painter can touch up the paint. We do our best to make our house comfortable and enjoyable for our guests and appreciate the feedback. We look forward to continuing to make improvements in the future.
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Great for our family.

  • 5 of 5

Excellent location. We enjoyed the beach daily and walks to the village. Just a couple miles from Carlsbad Lagoon with lots of fun ways to get wet and only 30 minutes to zoo.

  • Submitted: Dec 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Excellent home for multi-generational family. We enjoy coming back year after year. and appreciate the clear love the owners have for their beautiful home. You'll have a great time!

  • Submitted: Sep 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful family home, great promixity to private beach!

  • 5 of 5

The home was exactly as advertised! We stayed with another family and it was perfect for us! It had family games (including Wii) for the kids, and plenty of room for everyone. The back patio was wonderful place to eat and relax in the afternoon and get the beach breezes! The community (along with the security guard) is tight-knit and very friendly and they knew who we were and where we were staying so we felt very safe! The private beach was a short walk down the street and had lifeguards on duty and beach chairs, belonging to the residence, right there! The house was a little warm when we got there from being closed up, and stayed that way about half way into our 1st night, though, and got a little warm on occasion but that is to be expected in July at a beach house. It is also a short drive to Legoland! We had an incredible vacation and will definitely be back! Thank you! :)

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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We loved everything about the property.

  • 5 of 5

Our stay at this beach property was wonderful. The location is fantastic. The house was in good repair, clean, and well stocked. We were comfortable and enjoyed every minute.

  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Car: necessary

Private Beach with BBQ area, 3 Tennis Courts, 1 Paddle Tennis Court, Sand Volleyball Court, Playground


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150
Damage Deposit $500

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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