svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay pets
Feedback

Stunning Ocean Views, Gated Luxury Home and Short Walk to Beach!

(34 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

Welcome to the Cardiff Beach House! Watch the whales, surfers, & dolphins!

Calendar

Last updated: 04/25/2017
Check availability
23 Available
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Sleeps:9
  • Bedrooms:4
  • Bathrooms:3.5
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

Custom 4 Bedroom, 3 ½ Bath home with 100% 5 ***** reviews!

Pamper yourself and enjoy the best of San Diego’s beach life with this Cardiff Beach custom gem:

• Wake up to amazing ocean views and the sound of crashing waves from the massive master suite
• Enjoy a glass of wine while watching one of our magical sunsets or a morning cup of coffee while watching surfers at Swami’s Beach or dolphins and whales passing by
• Walk to Swami’s and Pipes beach and surf spots, just minutes away using the pedestrian tunnel, to enjoy the sand, sun and surf.
• Stroll to the outstanding restaurants, Seaside Market, shops, craft beer and active night life that Cardiff and the revitalized downtown Encinitas offer.

The exquisitely decorated 3,300 SF 4 Bedroom, 3 ½ Bath custom home has ocean views from nearly every room and provides the following features:
• Spacious chef’s kitchen with high-end stainless appliances, granite counters and ocean views
• Dining area with sliding glass doors to balcony featuring outstanding ocean views
• Living room with another set of sliding glass doors to the balcony featuring outstanding ocean views with a 65” high definition flat screen “smart” tv if you get tired of the ocean views
• Massive upstairs master bedroom suite has an ocean view, king size bed, walk-in closet, flat screen television, retreat area and amazing ensuite with a bathtub and large shower
• Second downstairs master bedroom suite has an ocean view, queen size bed, flat screen television, walk-in closet, desk, ensuite bathroom and sliding glass doors to outside patio area with seating area and chaise lounge chairs
• Third bedroom has a queen size bed and shares a bathroom with a combo tub and shower
• Fourth bedroom has a queen-sized bed and shares a bathroom with the third bedroom
• Downstairs family room has ocean views, a wet bar, big screen television and sliding glass doors to patio area with outdoor seating area and gas grill
• Powder room on second floor
• Laundry room
• Outdoor shower to rinse off beach sand
• Piano
• Wood floors throughout second floor and travertine flooring throughout first floor
• Gated driveway provides privacy and added security with parking for two vehicles. On street parking is also available.

LIST OF AMENITIES: piano, 4 flat screen high-definition tv's , cable with premium channels, DVD, High-speed wireless internet, fully furnished kitchen with granite countertops, six burner gourmet stove, oven, Viking refrigerator, Bosch dishwasher, cooking utensils and linens provided. A gas barbecue grill, outdoor seating area, including chaise lounges, games and books. Laundry room with washer and dryer. Parking. No smoking. Some pets may be allowed with owner’s advance approval.

ABOUT THE AREA: Cardiff by the Sea is a charming beach town that is located at the Southern end of the City of Encinitas. The City of Solana Beach is just 3 miles South of Cardiff and offers more great restaurants, the Cedros Design District, the Belly Up Tavern, exciting nightlife and a convenient Amtrak train station. The next town south is the town of Del Mar, which features the Del Mar race track, home to the San Diego County Fair and horse racing. Further south is Torrey Pines State Park, the world famous Torrey Pines Golf Course, and the Glider Port which where fearless hang gliders soar above the beaches of La Jolla.

There are plenty of attractions and things to do nearby if you get tired of the beach: Legoland, Sea World, Stephen Birch Aquarium, the San Diego Zoo and the San Diego Wild Animal Park are all wonderful activities within an easy drive. Historic Balboa Park, Seaport Village downtown, the San Diego Gaslamp District, Old Town and Coronado are fantastic places to explore near downtown San Diego (40 minute drive or Coaster train). Within a 1 ½ hour drive in Anaheim are Disneyland and Knott’s Berry Farm, Anaheim.

As you can see, our beach house is the perfect place for a great vacation!

**Avoid Scams - Be sure to speak with us in person. Never wire money!

Keywords: house, Cardiff by-the-Sea, Cardiff, Encinitas, Leucadia, ocean views, walk to beach, ocean view, surf, sand, luxury, private, gated home, Seaside Market, Swami’s, Pipe’s, Cardiff Reef, craft beer, gourmet kitchen.




Send email

Owner

Member since: 2013

Speaks: english, spanish
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 04/25/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 3300 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 9
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Minimum Age- 25...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    We have a portable playpen/crib, high chair and stroller for your use. Just let us know if you need any of them!...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9, Beds for 9

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 1 - Mastersuite Upstairs: 1 king, 1 twin/ single

    extra daybed...moreless

  • Bedroom 2 - Downstairs Master Suite: 1 queen

    Downstairs Master Suite with bath, desk and walk-in closet...moreless

  • Just added a portable crib, playpen, high chair and a stroller for folks with young children. The daybed in Master retreat is perfect for toddlers too....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 2- powder: toilet

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 3 downstairs suite: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 4 shared: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Bedroom 3 & 4 share...moreless

  • Bathroom 5: outdoor shower

    great for surfers!...moreless

  • Bathroom 1- Master: toilet, tub, shower

    Luxurious master ensuite!...moreless

Other Amenities

  • San Diego County, Encinitas, Cardiff, Cardiff by the Sea, Solana Beach, Del Mar, Carlsbad, Beach, great restaurants, craft beer tours, fine wines, walking distance to everything! Great for families or a romantic week away......moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Cox- with premium channels, HBO and Showtime....moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    Xlarge flat screen tvs in upstairs living room, family room, and master bedroom. Large flat screen TVs in 2 more bedrooms. ...moreless

  • Toys:

    Boogie boards, beach chairs and umbrella....moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Theme Parks
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View:

    Spectacular ocean views. Watch the surfers- just 500' away! Swamis- Pipes - Moonlight Beaches....moreless

  • Water View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Paragliding
  • Racquetball
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    Fabulous views right from the diningroom table!...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Newly installed AC- just in case the ocean breeze is not cool enough :)...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Brand new xlarge capacity....moreless

  • Fireplace:

    2 gas fireplaces...moreless

  • Garage:

    room for 1 car....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    wireless...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    All...moreless

  • Living Room:

    Plenty of room to lounge around on comfy coach and chairs- while enjoying incredible ocean views and large flat screen TV....moreless

  • Parking:

    1 in garage, 2 directly behind garage. Additional cars must park on street....moreless

  • Telephone:

    1 landline cell booster...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    All- including tons of beach towels....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Brand new xlarge capacity....moreless

Kitchen

  • Kitchen:

    Gourmet Kitchen with everything you could possibly need- cuisinart, mixer, every pot and pan you can imagine and nice quality dinnerware for 18!...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items:

    Fully stocked with basics you might need for baking, etc......moreless

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Amazing ocean views! Perfect place for morning coffee or to enjoy those sunset cocktails too!...moreless

  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Brand new Weber grill- large with side burner....moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    4 beach chairs, umbrella, boogie boards + beach towels....moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

Write a review 5
from 34 traveler reviews
Loading...
 
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring Break B
Apr 17 - May 25, 2017
3 night min stay
$400
$2,800
Memorial Day Weekend
May 26 - Jun 4, 2017
3 night min stay
$695
Early Summer
Jun 5 - Jun 18, 2017
4 night min stay
$595
$4,000
High Season SUmmer
Jun 19 - Aug 11, 2017
7 night min stay
$695
August Mid week
Aug 12 - Aug 16, 2017
4 night min stay
$400
Late Summer
Aug 17 - Aug 31, 2017
4 night min stay
$595
$4,000
Labor Day Weekend
Sep 1 - Sep 5, 2017
3 night min stay
$695
Early Fall
Sep 6 - Sep 30, 2017
3 night min stay
$400
Fall
Oct 1 - Nov 20, 2017
3 night min stay
$400
Thanksgiving
Nov 21 - Nov 26, 2017
4 night min stay
$695
Holiday Season
Nov 27 - Dec 17, 2017
3 night min stay
$400
$2,800
Xmas/ New Year
Dec 19 - Jan 2, 2018
7 night min stay
$695
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$400
$2,800

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Property Damage Protection $99
  • credit insurance $-50 + tax
  • Housekeeper $225
  • Tax Rate 10%

Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.


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.

Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Travel with peace of mind.
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.
 

Calendar

Last updated: 04/25/2017
Check availability
23 Available
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
 

Location

20 Miles
Nearest Airport
San Diego International Airport
0.2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Union Bar/restaurant, Encinitas- walking distance
3 Miles
Nearest Golf
Encinitas Ranch Golf Course
1 Miles
Nearest Train
Solana Beach and Encinitas
0.5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Interstate 5
0.2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Swamis, Las Olas, Chart House, Beach House
0.1 Miles
Nearest Beach
Swami's - just a few blocks.

Car: Recommended

Walk or bike everywhere.. the beaches, restaurants, grocery stores, and so much more. The Cardiff Beach House is the perfect setting to view the ocean and walk to and play on the beach!

Perfect location. Close to Del Mar, Del Mar Racetrack, Rancho Santa Fe, high end golf courses, shopping, dining- legoland and the zoo. Plus- so much more! You won't be disappointed!

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2013

About the owner: Originally from Illinois, Doug & Libby Scott moved to the area 30 years ago. They have 3 adult, almost “grown up” kids who like Doug and Libby enjoy their time in Encinitas/Cardiff. Doug, a runner, hiker and outdoor enthusiast tries to find time for adventures while Libby is always looking for the 'perfect' photograph and adopting a non-profit to get involved with. Check out the artwork in the Beach House- most of it is Libby’s!

Why the Owner Chose Cardiff, San Diego County, CA, USA:
The Cardiff Beach House is a perfect beach escape. Not only is it an exquisite custom home featuring all the conveniences of a 5 star resort- but is also located minutes from the beach, fabulous restaurants, bars and shopping.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Incredible ocean views. Yes- you can listen to the surf break while watching whales, dolphins and surfers and incredible sunsets.


Contact us

Speaks: english, spanish
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 04/25/2017

Send email

Guestbook comments from the owner

Loading...
1 of 1
 

Photos

  • Welcome to the Cardiff Beach House! Watch the whales, surfers, & dolphins!

    Welcome to the Cardiff Beach House! Watch the whales, surfers, & dolphins!

  • Nothing better than amazing ocean views while cooking in our gourmet kitchen.

    Nothing better than amazing ocean views while cooking in our gourmet kitchen.

  • Livingroom with great media center and more amazing views.

    Livingroom with great media center and more amazing views.

  • master bedroom en-suite and walk-in closet.

    master bedroom en-suite and walk-in closet.

  • Downstairs family room- with media center, stereo, flat screen and ocean views!

    Downstairs family room- with media center, stereo, flat screen and ocean views!

  • Upstairs foyer leading to powder room and master bedroom.

    Upstairs foyer leading to powder room and master bedroom.

  • Outdoor shower- perfect for surfers!

    Outdoor shower- perfect for surfers!

  • Enjoying the beach life in downtown Encinitas, just a short walk away!

    Enjoying the beach life in downtown Encinitas, just a short walk away!

  • Yes- even whales.  This pic is zoomed in.

    Yes- even whales. This pic is zoomed in.

  • Surfers enjoying the waves at Swami's.

    Surfers enjoying the waves at Swami's.

  • 5 minute walk to Swami's beach using pedestrian tunnel!

    5 minute walk to Swami's beach using pedestrian tunnel!

  • Amazing sunset views!

    Amazing sunset views!

  • Top end appliances are a gourmet chef's dream!

    Top end appliances are a gourmet chef's dream!

  • Luxurious master bedroom with retreat area, en-suite and large walk-in closet.

    Luxurious master bedroom with retreat area, en-suite and large walk-in closet.

  • Downstairs second master bedroom equipped with en-suite and walk-in closet.

    Downstairs second master bedroom equipped with en-suite and walk-in closet.

  • Fourth bedroom with antique wedding tapestry that shares bath with third bedroom

    Fourth bedroom with antique wedding tapestry that shares bath with third bedroom

  • Front entry

    Front entry

  • 5-10 minute walk to restaurants, shops and night life!

    5-10 minute walk to restaurants, shops and night life!

  • Glimpse of Catalina Island off in the distance.

    Glimpse of Catalina Island off in the distance.

  • The view that never ceases to amaze...

    The view that never ceases to amaze...

  • View of surfers at Swami's from house

    View of surfers at Swami's from house

VRBO #473969

This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Saturday, April 29, 2017

Partner Offers

Book Online or call VRBO Booking Assistance: 888-640-7927

Enter dates to see accurate pricing

Minimum stay 3-7 nights
Dates are unavailable
Please enter travel dates
Please enter # of guests
Please stay a bit longer. A stay of nights or more is required for these dates.
This listing requires that rentals start on a .
Book Now

Send email

Get an Instant Quote

Pay with confidence
 please wait... When you book through the VRBO website, your booking is backed by our Book with Confidence Guarantee Learn more
svg-report-flag