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Last updated: 09/20/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

This modernized, air conditioned, non-smoking, family friendly beach cottage location, which is part of a well maintained duplex, is located in the prime, centrally located town of Ocean Beach, San Diego.

The property is well managed and maintained by the owners who occupy the adjacent duplex unit, so you can rest assured you are the sole guest allowing for rest, relaxation, and fun.

CORPORATE STAYS, PLEASE INQUIRE FOR LONGTERM RATES.

We are close enough to the ocean (1 block) such that you can hear the surf and sea lions at night. Stroll down in the morning with your coffee to check the surf and be in the water shortly thereafter.

This location is ideal for those seeking either a high walk-ability factor or as convenient launch point to day and night adventures allowing for a rich Southern California experience. You can see and hear the Sea World fireworks from outside the door!

Ocean Beach offers a unique blend of energy, diversity, and soul. As the saying goes, 'Ocean Beach: its an attitude not a place'. From hacky sacking, hula hooping, and people watching by the grass flat near the pier, to the weekly Farmers Market with Live Music, Llamas, shopping, and awesome fresh fare, to the vast offering of dining ranging from fish tacos to romantic fine dining there's something for everyone here and you'll be but minutes by foot to take it in at this rental.

Our rental unit is ideal for those vacationers and families seeking a place to retreat for evening and rest and relax. We encourage all potential guests to consider what it is they want out of their precious vacation time and make sure that this quieter, non-partying location is a good fit.

Our unit features 2 comfortable queen sized beds, central AC/heat, plenty of private yard space, a high end kitchen, two flat screen TV's with cable, free NetFlix streaming, Roku3, Bluray/DVD player, and high speed (15Mbps) internet. Tank-less water heaters allow for relaxing post ocean swim showers, followed up with relaxation in a comfortable living room.

You'll have off street alley parking that allows for one full sized car, mid sized SUV, minivan, or mid sized Truck which is very desirable in this area. However if you chose, the property is but a $20 cab ride from the airport, so if you're looking to stay local, a rental car may not be needed. With cabs, bikes, and the trolley, a reasonably energetic person will fare very well! Our beach towns are extremely bike friendly.

We have boogie boards and surf boards, several bicycles, some fishing and snorkeling gear, beach chairs, and an umbrella for your use. There is a shared washer and dryer for your use on the property. You will have a Weber gas grill as well as a Weber charcoal with a coal starter, charcoal, lighter, and flavor chips provided. Fire it up and and you're good to go.

This is a comfortable rental unit for 4 people. Pictures and description are only so rich. To fully experience Ocean Beach San Diego, come stay at our property!

CHECK IN TIME: 3:00 pm Pacific Time, Day of Arrival
CHECK OUT TIME: 10:00 am Pacific Time, Day of Departure

Please do not hesitate to contact us for more information about our holiday rates or stay duration's.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 650 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    We have a Pack 'n Play available....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking inside or nearby the property is not permitted....moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Up to two (unless otherwise negotiated) friendly dogs will be considered. You must represent that your dogs are: -up to date on vaccinations, -on an effective flea treatment, -housebroken / non-destructive, -friendly / non-aggressive, -not overly excessive barkers, -and going to be in you control at all times. In order to maintain a sanitary environment, we require you immediately clean up after your dog (bags provided upon request). We require an additional $50 pet fee and an additional $150 refundable damage deposit. We deep clean after each stay and keep our rental unit immaculate, however we recommend individuals who are allergic to dogs consider if they may be affected. Our property is fenced in and well suited for dogs as we live only 5 minutes walk to Dog Beach. We are dog friendly people and have a few of our own....moreless

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom #1 is equipped with a flat screen tv on the wall, basic cable, free netflix account, and a Roku3. Plenty of content. The beds are new and comfortable. There is plenty of closet space outfitted with wooden hangers and a dresser within. There is ample cabinet space above the closets. Ceiling fan will keep you cool during the summer. During the season at night the Sea World fireworks can be seen out of the bedroom window. Bedroom #2 is similar to bedroom #1, though there is no Television. There is built-in shelving which will act as a dresser and there is plenty of closet and cabinet space within the room. Ceiling fan to keep you cool on the rare hot night. Full sized Aerobed available upon request....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, outdoor shower

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  • Bathroom was renovated recently and has a marble counter-top. You will love the shower head as it is a common rave among those who stay here. There is an outdoor, cool water shower available for after the beach rinse offs. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player:

    Bluray/DVD player....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    TV with extended cable channels, including ESPN, in the living room, TV was basic cable (local networking, etc) in the bedroom. Netflix and Roku3 also provided for both TVs....moreless

  • Stereo:

    Speaker system for smartphones/ipods, portable stereo available....moreless

  • Television:

    42' LED in living room, 32' LED in Bedroom 1....moreless

  • Toys:

    2 Boogie Boards, 3 bikes, 2 8' soft top long boards, beach towels, beach chairs, sand toys, fishing rod and reel available (just ask)...moreless

Attractions

  • Arboretum
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Near The Ocean:

    5 minute walk to the Ocean Beach....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Dine at the bar area over looking the kitchen or walk into your private yard and dine outside on the picnic table....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Internet:

    High speed/Broadband provided...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Couch and love seat. 42' TV with basic cable (local channels), Netflix provided, Roku3, and DVD/Bluray player. Ceiling Fan. Coffee and end tables....moreless

  • Parking:

    Off street parking. ...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Shared Washing Machine on property....moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher:

    Fisher Paykel duel drawer type along with garbage disposal....moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Newly renovated with red birch cabinets and granite tile counter tops. Blender included....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    Jenn Air down vent oven....moreless

  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator:

    Kitchen Aid with filtered water dispenser....moreless

  • Stove:

    Jenn Air down vent stove top....moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio:

    Private fenced in patio for this rental....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Weber charcoal or gas grill with charcoal and gas always supplied, just let us know your preference. ...moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer_Post
Sep 7 - Sep 30, 2016
3 night min stay
$200
$1,330
Fall
Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2016
2 night min stay
$200
$1,330
Holiday_2016_17
Dec 23 - Jan 1, 2017
5 night min stay
$215
$1,435
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$185
$1,155 $3,750
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Non refundable cleaning fee $100 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • Pet Fee $50 + tax
  • Tax Rate 10.5%

Notes:

Deviations from event periods are based on availability, so please ask.

Additional $50/dog cleaning fee and $150 refundable damage deposit applies to Guests with dogs.

Please allow 21 days to receive your security deposit via USPS in check form.

Please contact us with any questions.


Owner's cancellation policy:

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


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Last updated: 09/20/2016
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Location

4.5 Miles
Nearest Airport
San Diego International
0.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Many
7 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Coronado Ferry
5.5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Riverwalk
4.5 Miles
Nearest Train
Old town Trolley
1.2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Highway 8
0.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Many
150 Miles
Nearest Ski
Big Bear/Snow Summit
0.15 Miles
Nearest Beach
Ocean Beach

Car: Recommended

Ocean Beach is centrally located and a short walk, bike or cab ride away from many attractions. Above and beyond the beautiful beach, Sunset Cliffs, and numerous diversified activities to suit all tastes, additional attractions within an hour of this location are gambling at the Barona Casino, excellent mountain biking and hiking in the Laguna Mountains, Knotts Soak City Waterpark, Duty Free Shopping, and for the adventurous Tijuana, Rosarito, and Tecate. Disneyland is a 1.5 hour drive and Los Angeles as well as Anzo Borrego State Park are a 2 hour drive making for reasonable day trips.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2010

About the owner: We live on the property in the front unit of the duplex. Ocean Beach is our home and we love it. We have extensive knowledge on what to do, who to talk to, and what to see during the day or night in Ocean Beach as well as the city. On our off days we rarely get in our car to leave these few square miles we call home unless absolutely necessary; it has just about everything we need. One of us is from the North East, one of us grew up in San Diego, and both of us are here to stay.

Why the Owner Chose Ocean Beach, San Diego, CA, USA:
We have lived in Ocean Beach since 1998. When this property became available, it fell into our laps and we think it was meant to be as it is a perfect fit for us. We knew there was potential and have been upgrading ever since our move in. We are proud of our little slice of OB and are fortunate to have such a great community close by and friendly, long term neighbors. As such, we've been renovating the property to create a space that we are comfortable in. We're confident you will be comfortable and enjoy your stay as well.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
We love hearing the waves and even the seals and sea lions on still nights. While we will not advert a view, the sea world fireworks are something we like to view with a peak out from the side yard. The bedroom #1 window of rental allows for viewing the fireworks over the palms. We also enjoy seeing the tops of the 4th of July, PB, and Downtown fireworks when the weather permits. While our property is a typical full lot in beach communities, we are fortunate to have a 'larger' backyard so close to the beach. Being 1 block from the beach allows you to retreat to a calmer, restful space in a matter of minutes. Coming home for lunch or an afternoon drink takes but a few minutes. The beaches here are vast and you can always find a nice plot of sand to call your own for the day. Throw a line in the inlet for a little fishing if you choose or jump in to a volleyball pickup at the sand courts at the end of the block . The West Coast is not particularly known for it's larger sandy beaches which makes us fortunate here in OB. With a little effort there are more secluded beaches very close by that will remove you from the manageable crowds here and make you feel as though you're away from the city , and we can happily provide the tips and tricks to get you there!


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Entrance to the rental unit.

    Entrance to the rental unit.

  • Newly renovated property with modern kitchen, granite counter tops.

    Newly renovated property with modern kitchen, granite counter tops.

  • Bedroom 1 with a queen size bed, ceiling fan and wall mounted flat screen tv.

    Bedroom 1 with a queen size bed, ceiling fan and wall mounted flat screen tv.

  • Living room with couch, love seat, 42' TV with cable/Roku3/Netflix/DVD.

    Living room with couch, love seat, 42' TV with cable/Roku3/Netflix/DVD.

  • Comfortable living room.

    Comfortable living room.

  • Modern kitchen with granite counter tops and breakfast bar for four.

    Modern kitchen with granite counter tops and breakfast bar for four.

  • Private, Fenced in Backyard leading to off street parking, a huge + here!

    Private, Fenced in Backyard leading to off street parking, a huge + here!

  • Private, fenced in backyard with cool water shower to rinse off with.

    Private, fenced in backyard with cool water shower to rinse off with.

  • The beginning of Newport Ave, about 5 minutes walk away, Farmers Market on Wed's

    The beginning of Newport Ave, about 5 minutes walk away, Farmers Market on Wed's

  • Plenty of space on the expansive sandy beaches at just one block away!

    Plenty of space on the expansive sandy beaches at just one block away!

  • The Cafe on Ocean beach pier, a fun place for breakfast.

    The Cafe on Ocean beach pier, a fun place for breakfast.

  • One block from the property hosts beautiful sunsets.

    One block from the property hosts beautiful sunsets.

  • Front of duplex, the rental unit is in the back.

    Front of duplex, the rental unit is in the back.

  • View from living into kitchen.

    View from living into kitchen.

  • Bedroom 2 with a queen sized bed, ceiling fan, plenty of closet space.

    Bedroom 2 with a queen sized bed, ceiling fan, plenty of closet space.

  • Living room with couch, love seat, 42' TV with cable/Roku3/Netflix/DVD.

    Living room with couch, love seat, 42' TV with cable/Roku3/Netflix/DVD.

  • Comfortable living room to relax or watch a movie in.

    Comfortable living room to relax or watch a movie in.

  • Light and bright bathroom.

    Light and bright bathroom.

  • Private backyard, taken from steps where Sea World fireworks can be seen.

    Private backyard, taken from steps where Sea World fireworks can be seen.

  • Newport Ave, the center of Ocean Beach with many eateries, pubs, and shops.

    Newport Ave, the center of Ocean Beach with many eateries, pubs, and shops.

  • This is the beach located 1 block from our property. Volley Ball courts.

    This is the beach located 1 block from our property. Volley Ball courts.

  • Ocean Beach Fishing Pier, the longest concrete pier on the West Coast!

    Ocean Beach Fishing Pier, the longest concrete pier on the West Coast!

  • Many happy beach goers enjoy swimming in the canal and surf.

    Many happy beach goers enjoy swimming in the canal and surf.

  • One of our happy guests!

    One of our happy guests!

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This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Saturday, September 24, 2016

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