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The Beach Retreat: a Tranquility Vacations Property

(31 Reviews)

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Last updated: 05/17/2017
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  • Minimum stay:2-5 nights
  • Sleeps:12
  • Bedrooms:4
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

House, 4 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 8-12)

Come enjoy the beach and all the delights of southern California and Oceanside!

Delightful beach home! This fantastic 4 bedroom home is just a few blocks from the beach, delightful downtown Oceanside, and the wonderful train station! Part of Oceanside's charm is the fabulous train system that can take you to all of southern California's attractions in a flash! Enjoy the fresh ocean breezes from the roof top patio, the beach, explore the shops of Oceanside, or head for San Diego, or Orange County. All you need for your fantastic vacation!

Originially built in the 1920's, this gorgeous home only 4 blocks from the beach, has original wood floors, windows, and craftsman built in's and panelling. The walls are thick plaster which makes rooms virtually sound proof. The kitchen and bath are remodeled and modern, yet preserve the Craftsman style of the home. This 4 bedroom, 2 bath home is over 2400 sq ft. and with huge closets, has plenty of room for your family's beach vacation.

Enjoy lots of outdoor space in addition! There is a great front porch for enjoying the quiet neighborhood, as well as a back patio and an additional roof top patio to enjoy the sunset over the ocean and the cool ocean breeze as you bbque and eat outside.

Both bathrooms are quite large with bathtubs and showers. The master has separated jetted tub/ shower.

Two of the bedrooms are very large with lots of floor space for a few extras! (We provide 1 queen blow up mattress and bedding for those with few additional people.)

The kitchen has new stainless appliances, large gas stove/oven, ice maker, refrigerator, freezer.

There is a private, hot outdoor shower in the back to take all that extra sand off and to get the kids handled for good!.

All the beach towels, toys, chairs, umbrella, wagon, boogie boards you need! Keep your car open and just use all of ours!
2 Beach bikes and kid trailer also there for your use.

Tyson Park is a wonderful place for the kids to play IF they get bored on the sand. The beach is beautiful with great surf for the surfer in the family.

Just a short 4-5 block walk to the beach.

Keywords: Beach, Vacation, Ocean, Water, Southern California, San Diego, Disneyland,
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Member since: 2001

Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 05/17/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 2400 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 12
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 8-12

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms


  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Video Game Console
  • Video Library


  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Zoo

Leisure Activities

  • Boating
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing

Location Type

  • Beach View:

    Gorgeous new rooftop patio just short walk to beach!...moreless

  • Ocean View:

    Gorgeous new rooftop patio with ocean view!...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Golf
  • Sailing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining Area


  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet


  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator


  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Jetted Tub


Write a review 4.8
from 31 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring Break 2017
Mar 1 - May 31, 2017
3 night min stay
Summer 2017
Jun 1 - Sep 3, 2017
5 night min stay
Fall 2017
Sep 4 - Nov 19, 2017
2 night min stay
Thanksgiving 2017
Nov 20 - Nov 29, 2017
2 night min stay
Christmas 2017
Dec 18 - Jan 3, 2018
4 night min stay
Summer 2018
Jun 1 - Sep 3, 2018
5 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
  • Cleaning fee $250
  • Tax Rate 11.5%

Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking

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Last updated: 05/17/2017
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Owner info

Year Purchased: 2010

About the owner: We have been renting vacation homes for over 10 years now and love it! We love traveling this way and renting our homes out. We added our Oceanside home a couple years ago and are soon going to be offering if full time.

Why the Owner Chose Townsite, Oceanside, CA, USA:
The beach has been one of our favorite family vacations since our children were small. We are so pleased to be able to share the delights of Oceanside and San Diego county with all of you!

The Unique Benefits at this House:
In addition to the charm and gorgeous details of an original, historic craftsman beach home, this home has fantastic outdoor spaces. The front porch, the back patio, and especially the brand new roof top patio just add to the delight of this centrally located home. Easy access to the beach, as well as to all of downtown Oceanside. You will not have to bring anything! At our home, all of the beach accessories you need, as well as beach cruisers, boogie boards, and a couple surf boards are all provided.

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Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 05/17/2017

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  • Classic Beach Craftsman

    Classic Beach Craftsman

  • Beautiful wood floors and furnishings throughout

    Beautiful wood floors and furnishings throughout

  • Great kitchen

    Great kitchen

  • Rooftop Relaxation

    Rooftop Relaxation

  • Brand New Patio!!

    Brand New Patio!!

  • Beautiful yard

    Beautiful yard

  • Lower deck space for kids and stuff

    Lower deck space for kids and stuff

  • Huge jetted tub

    Huge jetted tub

  • Front Bedroom-Queen

    Front Bedroom-Queen

  • oooh!!


  • Extra large bathrooms

    Extra large bathrooms

  • Darling details

    Darling details

  • Entry and living room, door to front bedroom

    Entry and living room, door to front bedroom

  • Big Bright Kitchen with center island and eating area

    Big Bright Kitchen with center island and eating area

  • Beautiful dining room/ French doors throughout

    Beautiful dining room/ French doors throughout

  • Peaceful Front Porch Space too!

    Peaceful Front Porch Space too!

  • Amazing Custom Table

    Amazing Custom Table

  • The beach!

    The beach!

  • Large master bedroom

    Large master bedroom

  • Riding the waves!

    Riding the waves!

  • Large hall Bedroom-Queen & Full/ twin bunk bed combo

    Large hall Bedroom-Queen & Full/ twin bunk bed combo

  • Hall Bedroom-Queen

    Hall Bedroom-Queen

  • Nothing like the ocean waves

    Nothing like the ocean waves

  • Historic Home

    Historic Home

VRBO #408154

This listing was first published here in 2012.

Date last modified - Monday, May 22, 2017

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