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Casita Studio, above Mission Valley and near all.

Sleeps3
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Space 560 sq. ft.
Property type studio
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Private open studio with all the comforts of home.

Casita, Studio, 1 Bath. Queen bed, twin fold-up futon, full kitchen, computer desk, 50 inch HDTV with AT&T Uverse U450 bundled service including WiFi.

Come and enjoy the majestic beauty San Diego culture has to offer. Casita Del Sol Manner is nestled in a people friendly neighborhood that is near to most all venues people desire to visit. Relax in the waterfall/pond/garden area and watch nature in action while you unwind. Listen to the endless fall of water and birds singing their songs of the day. We have a multitude of food, drink, and coffee merchants within a few blocks which is the center of our unique and vibrant community. Parking is right outside your door. Public transportation is 3 blocks away.

This remodeled and upgraded Spanish motif is a fully furnished open studio near the south rim of Mission Valley. The Casita is your 'home away from home', full of amenities for you to enjoy your visit to San Diego, relax, and keep in touch with your world.

More Details

Owner
Jim and/or Lynne Manner
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 29, 2017

About Jim and/or Lynne Manner

We currently live in the front house of the property and have been in our home since 1982. We found this lovely property on the way to a Charger game and couldn't resist the custom Spanish style of this 1920's era two on one. We started out renting and we were fortunate to have the opportunity to purchase the property. We were even more fortunate to be married in the back yard; all six kids and one happy St. Bernard. We both grew up elsewhere in California, but we met in San Diego and have lived in our home for 30+ years and can not imagine leaving. The back house (casita) was a rental when we bought and was kept as a rental for most of our time here. Recently, we remodeled and upgraded the cottage into the casita.

Jim and/or Lynne Manner purchased this studio in 1983

Why Jim and/or Lynne Manner chose San Diego

We bought here because our work was nearby and schools for our children were close. We are now retired and our children have left the roost. Our home is situated right in the middle of everything that is inviting in San Diego. Neighborhood restaurants and coffee houses are within four blocks. We are very close to high-end shopping malls, the Gaslamp District downtown, Balboa Park, the Zoo, beaches, ball parks, and just 1+ hour from the beautiful and very quaint historic mountain town of Julian.

What makes this studio unique

The casita is located in a quiet neighborhood that is walking friendly and very close to freeway access in all directions as well as public transportation.

Amenities

University Heights Studio Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • studio
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 560 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • 1
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 3
  • Additional Sleep Space - Fold-Up Twin Futon
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
AM/FM/CD alarm clock.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(101 traveler reviews)

Casita Studio, above Mission Valley and near all.
average rating of 4.970297 based on 101 reviews
5

Lovely Casita

  • 5 of 5

Jim and Lynne were wonderful and the casita was great. I would definitely book with them again if we return to San Diego. Thanks for everything!

  • Submitted: Jun 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Las Vegas, NV
5

A wonderful place to rest and relax

  • 5 of 5

To us, staying at the Casita was a privilege--what an adorable studio! From the decor to the furnishings, great TV, menus from local restaurants and personal touches like a bottle of wine and a basket of cookies, hosts Jim and Lynne thought of everything to make our stay more special. We especially enjoyed the garden, a peaceful setting to just read, watch the hummingbirds, and pat the puppy, Hattie. The result--the restful, relaxing one-week vacation we really wanted. We'd recommend the Casita without any reservation, and will be back the next time we visit San Diego.

Barbara and Stan, Las Vegas, NV

  • Submitted: Jun 2, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Gainesville, Virginia
5

3 week stay couldn't have gone better

  • 5 of 5

The casita was more than we ever hoped for ... interesting neighborhood and we were able to Walk to everything....centrally located to eveywhere you need to go in San Diego ... owners are charming and extremely helpful .... we will definitely return -- we have found our Eureka in this city!

  • Submitted: May 23, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great city location, close to everything we love to do.

  • 5 of 5

The casita was just like coming home, Jim and Lynne had every amenity covered from the most well stocked kitchen to their beautiful garden area. It was just a beautiful sliver of paradise in the middle of everything. University Heights is a warm and welcoming neighborhood, the people are so friendly. We will definitely be coming back, our new SD go to place. If you're lucky enough to live in San Diego- YOU'RE LUCKY ENOUGH!

  • Submitted: May 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great Casita Experience

  • 5 of 5

My wife and me couldn't have been happier after our two-week stay in the Casita. This place is a treat. It is comfortable, clean, cozy, fully and attractively furnished with very hospitable hosts. I imagine younger folk would call this place-cool. Granted, no ocean views, or immediate beach access but location is central to much of what San Diego offers. Even being located on an alley we appreciated privacy and security. Located within walking distance of great coffee/bakery, and other eateries, a bodega for immediate needs, and a laundry. I'm tempted to say we won't return to San Diego unless Casita is available.

  • Submitted: Feb 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Now in San Diego
5

wonderful the 2nd time too

  • 5 of 5

This was my second time staying here. I just love the coziness of the casita and the neighborhood is my favorite one by far in San Diego. Jim and Lynn are easy going and great people. I would highly recommend staying here. You will love it!

  • Submitted: Jan 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

University Heights is a people friendly neighborhood that is centrally located and close to most of San Diego's main attractions, malls, universities, beaches, and military bases. There are a multitude of neighborhood restaurants and coffee houses within walking distance.

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Rates & Availability

University Heights Studio Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer Season 2017
Jun 2 2017 - Sep 5 2017
2 night minimum stay
$138
$825
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$110
$660
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $65 + Tax
Tax Rate 10.5%

Contact Owner for monthly rate.

CANCELLATION. Should you need to cancel your reservation more than thirty days prior to check in date, all monies will be returned. Should you need to cancel your reservation 30 days or less prior to check in date, all monies will be returned provided the property can be re-booked for the reserved dates on the same terms.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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