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Bedrooms 3
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights


About the property

Lovely 3 bedroom 2 bath steps away from the beach and ocean

This lovely townhome is located right on the Pacific Beach boardwalk with direct views of beautiful sunsets right from your patio. Walk out your front door to sunbath in the sand and swim in the surf!!! Remodeled kitchen with all stainless appliances, granite counter tops and Spanish tile floor.

Large living room with 2 bedrooms and bath on main floor. Upstairs master suite with bay window and private bath.Beds include 2 twins (1 room) 1 king (one room) and king upstairs. Unit is equipped with gas BBQ & deck chairs. Just minutes from shopping, restraunts and exciting night life

Marianne Simmons
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
June 23, 2017

About Marianne Simmons

I grew up at the beach and always wanted a beach house. I have had several wonderful memories in this home along with my kids and now my grand-kids.

Marianne Simmons purchased this townhome in 1998

Why Marianne Simmons chose San Diego County

I use to come to the boardwalk often to bike ride, roller blade etc it was a blessing to get this place. I never thought it to be possible.

What makes this townhome unique

It is the best to watch the sunset from the deck with a glass of wine. I have seen many sunsets too beautiful for words including the green flash.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had our family reunion in San Diego and stayed in this unit.

It was wonderful exactly what was advertised.

Clean with a beautiful ocean view just steps to the beach and very close to everything.

We will definately be back next summer!!
Jul 2012
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Mission Beach Townhome Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • townhome
  • floor 2
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Oceanfront
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Kitchen ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2 full baths downstairs tub and shower, upstairs shower only
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    living room - 2 couches
  • 2 bedroom downstairs- 1 with 2 twin beds -1 with queen bed. Full Bath Upstairs master suite 1 king with private bath.
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • 4 beach chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • 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
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing


Very Good! 4.2/5 -
(6 traveler reviews)

average rating of 4.1666665 based on 7 reviews

Sherry C

  • 5 of 5

Just arrived home from a wonderful week on Mission Beach! What a great trip! This location is perfect! Walking distance to everything and the view is spectacular. The master bedroom is upstairs, and you can hear the waves all night long! Haven't slept that well in years! The condo has eveeything you need. Would return tomorrow if I could! Thanks Marianne for letting us stay at your home... And always being available for any questions!!! Would highly recommend staying!!!

  • Submitted: Jul 7, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful the perfect location

  • 5 of 5

The Property itself was perfect for us..Clean and was equipped with everything we needed.. We will definitely come back..

  • Submitted: Jun 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Mediocre at best. You get what you pay for. Note most recent reviews are from2014. Pictures are not

  • 2 of 5

The location is great. The view is good. The size is good. However, it is misleading that it is an upstairs unit of 4 total units. There is a very narrow small balcony and stairway to the unit that is shared with an adjoining apartment. This a very close quarters and difficult to move about the neighbors entry to get to this unit. The TV remotes were missing batteries. The coffee maker is difficult at best to work. The oven was filled with burn over from previous guests and smoke poured from it the first time we used it. The refrigerator had an internal leak wich was know as there was a pan catching & filled with water that had leaked over. The kitchen sink knob has to be placed in perfect position in order to stop the flow of water. The blinds in some Windows are missing vertical slats & the upstairs blinds do not shut. Worst of all is that the adjoining renters were chain smokers and continually smoked in the very small adjoining balcony wich filled the unit with smoke and my family had to walk single file across a row of smokers in order to get down the stairs. There is no bike storage anywhere so if you bring cruisers expect to carry them up the narrow stairs across other renters every night. Although the owner was prompt in responding to the issues there was nothing to be done during the stay. There are many other properties on the beach and next time we will definitely spend a little extra. We will not rent this property again sorry to say.

  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I wish you had let me know you had my phone number. My handyman checked these things and were all fixed in 15 minutes. Im sorry for the smoking but alittle out of my control
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Great spot for a family

  • 4 of 5

My family and I had a great time on our vacation. The view from the balcony is excellent and the location was perfect. The owner was very responsive to our questions and even had someone at the rental within an hour of a minor issue we had with the fridge.

The beds were small for a king, so not sure they are kings size beds, but the rooms were clean and cozy.

All in all, a great location for families!

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: hi Kevin hey I just wanted to say thank you so much for doing the review I need to change that the beds are queen I didn't realize that that was in my listing so thank you
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Wonderful Beach Vacation

  • 4 of 5

Marianne was great! Answered all calls promptly! We parked in wrong space, so be careful about that, they tow! Peaceful, but could see boardwalk and ocean view spectacular! Would recommend for a family or 2 couples. Thanks for a great week!

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great Vacation

  • 5 of 5

We just got home from our trip and could not have been happier. The location was perfect and the views were spectacular. We were able to see dolphins swimming just off shore from the front door almost everyday. Each of the kids was able to have their own room which, as other parents will attest, kept the peace in the house. The kitchen is outfitted with everything you would need and there are plenty of restaurants within walking distance. Try Saskas, we ate there twice. The parking is convenient too.

Marianne was amazing to work with and provided suggestions for things to see and do while we were there. I don't think we could have had a better experience. We will definitely be back again.

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Dave for such a wonderful review I certainly appreciate it!!!
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Nearest Airport
10 Miles
San Diego International
Nearest Train
10 Miles
Downtown San Diego
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
Hwy 5
Car: not necessary

This property is in between Crystal Pier and Balboa amusement park on the Pacific Beach boardwalk.

With direct ocean view and beach


Rates & Availability

Mission Beach Townhome Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
summer 2017
Jun 3 2017 - Jun 24 2017
4 night minimum stay
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 29 2017
5 night minimum stay
Aug 5 2017 - Sep 2 2017
4 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $300
cleaning $175
Tax Rate 10.5%

Total rent is due two weeks before arrival-

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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