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Fallbrook Luxury, 4 Bedrooms + Guesthouse, Heated Pool/Spa, Hill/Vineyard Views

Sleeps18
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Space 3,400 sq. ft.
Property type house

Overview

About the property

Single Story, 3400 sq. ft. 4 Bdrms + Guesthouse, 3.5 Baths, Heated Pool/Spa

Enjoy vineyard views to the hills and sunsets in this single story, 3400 sq. ft., 4 bedroom home plus guest house, with large heated pool and spa. Close to wedding venues, golf, wineries, casinos, theme parks, the ocean and more! Fantastic weather all year!

Set 17 miles from the coast in Gird Valley on the eastern side of Fallbrook, the house faces west overlooking the new Monserate Winery's vineyard to hill and sunset views. Fantastic weather! Swim, golf, enjoy life all year. Absolutely no snow!

The Main House (3000 sq.ft) and a Guest House (400 sq. ft) are both single story and set in a private compound fully enclosed by tall, vine-covered fences and mature landscaping. Yes, your dog is welcome.

The Main House features a stunning Entry opening to the Dining Area, a cozy Fireplace Room and an amazing Great Room with a modern, fully equipped Kitchen.

French doors open onto a Back Patio overlooking the vineyard to treetop, hill and sunset views.

Read a book or enjoy the views and the bird song. Relax. Or play. Your choice.

The Master Suite features a California King bed and a Trundle bed (2 Twin beds). Romantic casement windows open to views of the hills to the south. The Master Bath includes a large shower with double shower heads. A large antique desk, printer and wireless Internet will help you keep in touch during your stay. French doors open from the Master Suite to a patio overlooking the large heated pool (15' x 40') and spa.

A separate wing (The North Wing) features a guest bath and full bath with generously-sized shower and a romantic claw foot tub set under casement windows.

North Wing Bedroom #1 is a suite with a CA King bed. North Wing Bedroom #2 has a Queen bed plus a Trundle bed (2 twins). We also have a bed rail, a playpen, a playpen/crib and a bassinet for the little ones plus a high chair and stroller.

The cozy Kitchen Nook Bedroom (Bedroom #4 in the Main House) has a Double bed and a sofa that converts to a twin. French doors open to the patio and sliding barn doors give it privacy from the kitchen. This room does have a small dresser but not have a closet but there is one nearby in the Great Room.

The Guest House overlooks the pool/spa and has a California King bed and and a Queen-sized sofa sleeper. It also has a sofa that converts to a twin bed. Its bathroom has a large shower and a door leading to the pool.

The grounds include kumquat, lemon, lime, tangerine trees plus onions, lettuce and herbs such as chives, oregano, thyme, rosemary and more.

The neighborhood is excellent for walking, with both flat areas and challenging hills and there are lovely trails to explore in Fallbrook.

Local wildlife includes an amazing range of birds, hawks and owls, coyotes and quail, road runners, frogs, rabbits, weasels and more. We have hummingbirds in the garden all year.

Fallbrook's weather is among the finest on the planet -- at any time of the year. While San Diego averages 146 sunny days each year Fallbrook averages 264. So this really is the place to be!

Keywords: western views, sunset views, North San Diego County single story home, pool, garden, Guesthouse, heated pool, spa, golf, vineyard, winery, swimming, hiking.

You'll love this spot in summer or winter. Average temperature in the 70s and 80s all year and we keep the pool heated so you can swim every month of the year.

We look forward to having you as our guests in Fallbrook soon!

More Details

Owner
Teresa Platt
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, french, spanish, dutch, norwegian, mandarin
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 27, 2017

About Teresa Platt

Researcher, writer and investor who loves this little slice of heaven! Hope you do too!

Teresa Platt purchased this house in 2003

Why Teresa Platt chose San Diego County

Have lived all over California and travel extensively. This location is unbeatable. The people are warm and friendly and the weather is amazing any time of the year.

What makes this house unique

The western-facing location provides beautiful sunsets over the hills and siting on the back patio overlooking open space is gorgeous and quiet.

Love swimming all year round because the climate is so terrific!

Thank you and we look forward to having you as our guests in Fallbrook soon!

Amenities

Fallbrook House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 3400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 18
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Children welcome ...
  • Pets considered ...
  • Smoking allowed ...
  • Cancellations: 70% refund if we can rebook your dates. See Rental Agreement.
  • 50% Deposit, Payment due 90 days before arrival. Pay via credit cards, e-checks, PayPal, Venmo, checks, etc. Call us to discuss. Thanks!
Location Type:
  • Golf Course Front ...
  • Golf Course View ...
  • Monument View ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Village ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace ...
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 21 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Master Bathroom - toilet , shower , Oversized shower with double shower heads, single sink.
    Guest House Bathroom - toilet , shower , Oversized shower with quick access to the pool, single sink
    Bathroom 5 - outdoor shower , Outdoor shower for quick rinse offs after swimming.
    North Wing Bathroom - toilet , tub , shower , Oversized shower, large sink + clawfoot tub
    Guest Bath - toilet , toilet + sink, located next to the full North Wing bathroom
  • 3.5 bathrooms including guest bath. 3 bathrooms have oversized showers and the North Wing bathroom also has a clawfoot tub but does not have a toilet. The toilet for that bathroom is in the guest bathroom next to it which has another sink in it on a hand-painted vanity. Bathroom features: 3 oversized showers, one clawfoot tub, four sinks and 3 toilets. We also have an outdoor shower for quick rinse-offs after swimming.
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 18
  • Master Bedroom: CA King + Trundle - 1 king , 2 twin/ single , Master Suite with CA King; Trundle (2 Twin Beds)
    North Wing Bedroom #1/Suite: CA King - 1 king , North Wing Bedroom #1: a Suite with a CA King bed.
    North Wing Bedroom #2: Queen, Trundle, 2 Playpens, Bassinet - 1 queen , 2 twin/ single , 3 child bed , Queen, Trundle (2 twins), 2 playpens, 1 bassinet, bedrail
    Kitchen Nook Bedroom (Bedroom #4 in Main House) - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , Double bed + sofa bed that converts to a twin.
    Guest House: CA King + Queen and Twin Sofa Sleepers - 1 king , 2 sleep sofa /futon , 400 sq ft Guest House, CA King plus sofa sleepers 1Q and 1T
  • We try to accommodate singles, couples, teens, young children and infants too! Total Bed Count: 3 CA Kings Beds, 1 Queen Bed, 1 Double Bed, 2 Trundle Beds (4 Twin Beds), 1 Queen Sofa Bed, 2 Twin Sofa Beds (easy to move around the house), 1 Playpen, 1 Playpen/Crib, 1 Bassinet. 1 stroller, 1 highchair. Our 4 Bedrooms in the Main House plus the Guest House include: Master Suite with California King Bed plus a Trundle (2 Twin Beds). Bedroom #1 North Wing, a Suite, with CA King Bed. Bedroom #2 North Wing, large room with a Queen bed plus Trundle Bed (2 Twins) plus (for the little ones) 1 playpen, 1 playpen/crib, a bassinet, a bed rail, a stroller and high chair. Ktichen Nook Bedroom: Double Bed plus sofa that converts to a twin. Guest House Suite: California King Bed and a Queen-sized Sofa Sleeper plus a sofa that converts to a Twin bed (handy for kids and teens). There is also a couch in the Great Room and another in the Fireplace Room but we don't count those as beds.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 16 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
The Master Suite overlooks the pool and has views to the hills to the south. The North Wing has two bedrooms, a guest bath and full bath with a claw foot tub and oversized shower. South of the kitchen is the cozy Kitchen Nook Bedroom with barn doors. The Guesthouse is 400 sq. feet overlooking the pool and its bathroom has an oversized shower. So, there are several private sleeping areas in this house. Perfect for vacationing with family, friends and kids! See more pictures, a slide show and more at www.teresaplatt.com/blog/Vacation_Rentals.html Summers and holidays are busy so book early to secure your preferred dates! And, snowbirds, do come visit during the 'winter' months! Fallbrook is one of a handful of places on the planet blessed with a true Mediterranean climate. It is green all winter, with hummingbirds flying around and oranges on the trees all year long. Absolutely NO snow! Yes, you can golf all winter! Come and visit soon!

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(65 traveler reviews)

Fallbrook Luxury, 4 Bedrooms + Guesthouse, Heated Pool/Spa, Hill/Vineyard Views
average rating of 4.8923078 based on 65 reviews
Los Angeles, CA
5

Fantastic house, impeccable EVERYTHING!

  • 5 of 5

We just came back from our 3-night stay at this gorgeous property and can not say enough good things about it! As soon as we entered the house, we all had the same reaction - "that's it, we're never leaving this place!" :) Really, leaving it was the hard part... We loved everything - the house itself, so large but warm and cozy at the same time... each bedroom is very tastefully designed, not to mention the comfortable mattresses. All the bathrooms were done to perfection, with high-end fixtures...and i can go on and on about the kitchen - that butcher's-block countertop stole my heart from the beginning :)) And once you step out on the impossibly-charming patio which sits atop the golf course, you are torn between wanting to stay out there for hours and wanting to go back in and enjoy the great indoors... the pool was also wonderful and we spent most of our time there, having loads of fun. Teresa, the owner, was awesome and made communication super easy, via texting. Anything we needed help with (mainly the pool/spa heating questions) was promptly addressed. Thank you again and we can't wait to come back and stay longer !!

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: What a great review! We are always so happy when people enjoy our home and it was a pleasure having this lovely family as our guests. We hope they return soon -- for more than only 3 days next time! Update 2017: the golf course is being replaced by the new Monserate Winery and vineyard. Amazing! Come and visit soon!
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4

Nice for extended family

  • 4 of 5

Very nice home.Lots of room. Bedding a little tenuous if you have more than 12 people.

  • Submitted: Apr 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the great review and comments. We've inventoried the bedding, linens and towels and augmented as needed. All should be in fine order now! If our guests need anything, we ask them to please let us know and we'll do our best to make it right ASAP!
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5

Awesome!

  • 5 of 5

Our stay was so great! Everything is awesome and it's perfect for my large family! They all loved the house and we enjoy every minute of our stay. We can't say enough good things from the great views, pool was awesome, quiet area, large open space and 5 bedrooms! We gather by the pool, in the kitchen and the backyard patio! Teresa is very friendly and easy to deal with. Her blog/ recommendations was great as well! We are coming back for sure!

  • Submitted: Mar 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the great review! Yes, you can find a lot of info on the area on my blog at www.TeresaPlatt.com. Happy to have this lovely family return again soon!
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5

Fantastic house! Excellent amenities

  • 5 of 5

The house is beautiful in a quiet neighborhood. We used it for a "home base" for our bicycle racing team training camp. So many good roads around Fallbrook. The house had everything we needed, pots, pans, and plenty of beds. The house is well equipped even had a live netflix account. So nice! Thank you Teresa!

  • Submitted: Jan 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the great review! Cyclists do love our warm winter weather and the nearby cycling routes. We also make the garage available to cyclists and have an air compressor in the garage you can use too. The spa is a plus too! You were perfect guests so please do come and visit again soon!
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Hawthorne
5

Over and beyond our expectations

  • 5 of 5

We just arrived home from our stay at Teresa's Fallbrook rental, and we are already missing the pool and spa! Of we could have stayed another half a day, it would have been perfect! Next time I'll need to ask for a later check out.

There were 11 of us including a baby, and there were beds for everyone with room to spare. The house is fully stocked with every amenity provided (from hair dryers and irons to coffee bean grinders and stand mixers). We spent most of our time either in the pool or in the kitchen around the beautiful, oversized butcher block counter. I only wish there were more bar stools to accommodate everyone around the kitchen table.

The rooms were well appointed and clean as were the bathrooms. All our guests said they slept comfortably. The ac is nice, but the temperature in the house stays cool, so we didn't really need it. During the day, we opened the windows and front door and had a nice breeze through the house. At night, we'd close some of the doors to minimize the noise, and we made good use of the trivial pursuit game provided in the den.

The Fallbrook area itself is cute and quiet. We went to a wedding up in the hills with beautiful views. The house sits on a defunct golf course, which basically extends the outdoor area to a much larger "backyard". I went running through the golf course and saw many neighbors walking their dogs. Everyone was very friendly.

Finally, corresponding with Teresa was so easy. Any time we had questions, she would respond to text messages right away. She let us check in an hour early, which was really nice, and after we got settled, she made sure we had everything we needed. Everyone really enjoyed the short time we spent here, so thank you, Teresa, for sharing your home with us!

  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad this very nice group enjoyed the house and the area. We have something special here in Fallbrook. Yes, the golf course is closed but now we have open space out back and we are all enjoying it, walking, jogging on it and running our dogs. The land has been sold and will transform this winter to a vineyard and wedding venue. The restaurant and bar will be completely redone. We are very excited since it will be absolutely beautiful. For now, however, it is very quiet, a very pretty valley with lots of oaks and sycamores, lots of birds and wildlife. We love it here. Our home has views over the treetops and to the hills and sunsets. We have two other golf courses within 5 minutes of the house so we still can golf all winter. Come and visit soon!
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5

Inviting home with a great owner!

  • 5 of 5

We had a retreat for a professional organization that we held at this beautiful home. There were 17 of us during the day and 12 that stayed one night, and we found that the premises fit us nicely.

Teresa was extremely helpful and flexible with the arrangements we were making. One of our members forgot his keys at the house, and Teresa was gracious enough to mail them back!

All in all, this was a great place and we would definitely stay again!

  • Submitted: Sep 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the great review! Very nice group who took great care of the house, a pleasure to host, happy to have them return again soon!
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Map

Nearest Airport
52 Miles
San Diego
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Golf Club of California and Pala Mesa Resort
Nearest Ferry
54 Miles
Coronado
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Golf Club of California and Pala Mesa Resort
Nearest Train
17 Miles
Oceanside, pickup can be arranged
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
15 and 76
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Golf Club of California and Pala Mesa Resort
Nearest Ski
101 Miles
Big Bear Mountain
Nearest Beach
17 Miles
Oceanside
Car: recommended

Gird Valley on the East side of Fallbrook is 17 miles inland from the coast,, has lovely weather all year and is famous for avocado farming, antique cars, golfing and being an artists' haven.

Fallbrook has its own excellent Fallbrook Winery, the largest winery in San Diego County and is about 10 minutes to the winery region surrounding Temecula.

Downtown San Diego is 40 minutes south, Orange County, Pasadena, downtown Los Angeles are an hour and a half away.

The house is set on the Fallbrook Golf Club course and the clubhouse is an easy walk from the house.

The Wild Animal Park and San Diego Zoo, Sea World, Legoland, Bates Nuts Farm, Disneyland and Universal Studios are all within comfortable driving distance. For fans of the local gourd, avocado and vintage car festivals, this is a great location.

Restaurants, theaters, art galleries, dancing, boating, fishing, surfing are nearby. Ocean sports at Oceanside Harbor and other beaches are close by. The Casinos are half an hour to the East and the mountains with skiing are a 3 hour drive.

The neighborhood is excellent for walking, hiking, jogging.

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Rates & Availability

Fallbrook House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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1 night minimum stay
$895
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59
Cleaning Fee $200 + Tax
Tax Rate 8.0%

CHECK IN 4 PM, CHECK OUT 10 AM, unless other arrangements made.
If everyone doubles up, house can sleep up to 18 in beds and sofa beds (plus 2 playpens, a bassinet for infants).
We use CSA's $0 deductible insurance (no security deposit) which covers up to $1500 in damage.
Discounts for very small groups and extended stays. We LOVE snowbirds!
Dog(s) welcome with owner's approval. Yard is fenced.
Send us a note, even if your preferred dates are booked, just in case we have a cancellation.
The spa heats up in 15-20 minutes; you can swim all year in the heated pool.
House is located in a quiet residential neighborhood so our house is NOT a party house. Keep noise to a reasonable level and all quiet by 10 PM. NO loud, large or late parties, please!
Thank you! Come and visit soon!

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
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