Retreat to the Center of San Diego and Be Just Minutes from All!(18 Reviews)
The owner has been emailed.
To book this property, you need to complete your booking through checkout on the VRBO website. We can't protect your payment if we don't know you've booked through us. Learn more
- Minimum stay:3 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:Yes
About the Property
Recently Renovated 3 Bedroom, 2 Bath 1600 Sq Ft Home with A/C & A New Cool Roof
We are freeway close and centrally located - approximately 15 minutes to the Gaslamp, Sea World, Beaches and La Jolla - and just a little further to the local Mountains & Deserts or to the Temecula Wine Country.
Our family owns the home next door, so we are here to assist if you need, or let you enjoy the serenity of all our home has to offer on your own.
As San Diego locals for over 35 years - we know about our Finest City - and are happy to help make any arrangements or make suggestions about some of our favorites and hopefully soon to be yours.
We have ample parking, including space for an RV or trailer. We have hosted many events at the home and can assist you if you are doing the same.
The single story layout of the home and ramp in the back yard make it very accessible for most guests - we are happy to discuss with you any of your specific needs. Our goal is your enjoyment of our wonderful location!
When you're ready to book, here are some tips to keep in mind.
Paying with a credit card on VRBO protects your payment for up to $10,000 against listing fraud. We recommend completing your booking on VRBO.Learn more
Member since: 2012
- 1600 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 8
- Events Allowed
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Optional
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Alternative Lifestyle
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- Come stay, meet the family, relax, enjoy your time - we are here to help! New cities can be fun & thrilling or intimidating - we want you to enjoy what San Diego & our property has to offer, so we are happy to be as involved in your travel as you want - need everything planned - no problem - want Do Not Disturb on every door - we can do that too! This is to be an adventure for all of us and hope that is becomes a place you retreat to annually - We look forward to welcoming you!...moreless
- DVD Player:
- Music Library:
- Satellite / Cable:
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Botanical Garden
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Recreation Center
- Theme Parks
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Miniature Golf
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Whale Watching
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Golf Privileges Optional
- Jet Skiing
- Rock Climbing
- Roller Blading
- Water Skiing
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Area
- Seating for 4 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Clothes Dryer:
- Gas Fireplace:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room
- Parking Off Street:
- Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:
- Towels Provided:
- Washing Machine:
- Wireless Internet:
- Catering Available:
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils:
- Dishes & Utensils
- Lanai / Gazebo
- Lawn / Garden
- Outdoor Grill
- Housekeeper Optional
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Aug 8 - Aug 8, 2017
3 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Fees and Rental Conditions:
- Property Damage Protection $99
- Refundable Damage Deposit $1,000
- Cleaning Fee $150
- Tax Rate 10.5%
Please contact us for seasonal specials & extended stay rates!
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
Don't forget your vacation protection! Get protected now
Adding our Vacation Protection services can make sure your getaway goes smoothly, no matter what. We offer Cancellation Protection and Damage Protection so you can truly relax.
Come walk with us - and enjoy the Historic Spanish homes and well kept yards that make our neighborhood one of San Diego's favorite areas to wander.
Less than a mile to Adams Avenue - with both Starbucks & Local Coffee Shops, Wine Bars, Award Winning French and American Cuisine, as well as Casual Mexican & Burgers - Kensington has it all right here.
Need to take a break? We have a local Library, Gym, several beauty salons, independent movie theater and if interested in staying a bit longer, a few Realtors as well.
Further down Adams are more restaurants, bars, coffee houses & great local shopping.
With easy freeway access you can get almost anywhere you need to go in less than 20 minutes during low traffic times.
Small town America feel, with Big City Thrills just a few miles away.
Year Purchased: 1990
About the owner: Hello! We are a three generation family that enjoys traveling together. Kensington has been our home for over 30 years and we wouldn't live anywhere else! Betsy & Samantha live at the property next door - both have a background in Hospitality & Event Planning and love sharing their knowledge of San Diego. We are happy to give you the inside scoop and help you get the most out of your visit!
Why the Owner Chose Kensington, San Diego, CA, USA:
With a single story floor plan, and generous family & living room, plus an expansive back yard - this has been our entertainment location for years! Come stay, meet the family, relax, enjoy your time - we are here to help! New cities can be fun & thrilling or intimidating - we want you to enjoy what San Diego & our property has to offer, so we are happy to be as involved in your travel as you want - need everything planned - no problem - want Do Not Disturb on every door - we can do that too! This is to be an adventure for all of us and hope that is becomes a place you retreat to annually - We look forward to welcoming you!
The Unique Benefits at this House:
We love this house for entertaining and that everyone has a space to retreat to. Secluded and private, there is a gate and long driveway that separates the homes to allow privacy and space. Also we as a family have a background in major event planning and contacts through out San Diego for any of your personal, event, or presentation needs. Most equipment needs most likely will already be available in our storage or we'll know where to find it for you! We also have a full office next door with copier, color laser printer and administrative & notary services available. Knowing you have support if you need while traveling is always a bonus, as well as an inn keeper that understands this is your vacation. We look forward to welcoming you to our rental!
- Primary: 619-993-7264 Cell Phone
- Secondary: +1 619-884-4221 Betsy Adams Cell
- Fax: +1 619-270-9801
Links to more information:
- Click Here to see All My Rental Listings
Large yard with gas BBQ & outdoor dining - additional seating/tables available
Family Room with 55" Flat Screen & Space for all!
View of the Home
Gas Fireplace on Remote for the occasional chilly night
Formal Living Room
Cozy Kitchen with Dishwasher, Stove, Microwave, Frig & Pantry
King Bedroom with ensuite full bath & flat screen TV & 2 full closets
Enjoy a quiet afternoon in the backyard grotto sitting area
Through these doors begins your Vacation & Relaxation!
Plenty of Parking - Or room for biking, pet walking, or chalk drawing
Ramp access and large grassy area
Front Full Bath
Welcome to Sunny San Diego!
One of the weddings held in the backyard.
This listing was first published here in 2012.
Date last modified - Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Enter dates to see accurate pricing
Booking confirmation within 24 hours
Peace of mind when checking out through VRBO
- We'll back you with our Book With Confidence GuaranteeTM
- You'll get comprehensive payment protection when checking out on our website
- We're always here for you with customer service available 24/7
Read more about our Book with Confidence GuaranteeTM
Send a message to owner
Anonymously report this listing
We appreciate your participation and assistance with our efforts to operate the most secure and trusted vacation rental marketplace in the industry
If you have any questions, please visit our Help Center.